category: general announcements

Journal of Florida Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / University of Central Florida
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

Call For Papers

29th Annual Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Conference--April 1-2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

The 29th Annual MKR Conference
The Florida Yacht Club, Jacksonville, FL
April 1-2, 2016

Request for book proposals: monographs and edited collections

full name / name of organization: 
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
contact email: 
camilla.harding@cambridgescholars.com

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is an independent academic publisher, committed to providing a forward-thinking publishing service that champions original thinking, whilst ensuring we put our authors at

INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS - LAST DATE OCTOBER 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CSC JOURNALS
contact email: 
cscpress@cscjournals.org


INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS
http://www.cscjournals.org

Call for Undergraduate Research Papers in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

The Valley Humanities Review is currently seeking essays in the humanities for publication in its Spring 2016 Issue.

Learning Outcomes and Assessment

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jjalexan@presby.edu

College English Association

Learning Outcomes and Assessment

Temporal Discombobulations: Time and the Experience of the Gothic (August, 2016; University of Surrey, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Temporalities Group in conjunction with the University of Surrey
contact email: 
gothictime@mail.com

CFP: Temporal Discombobulations: Time and the Experience of the Gothic

Gothic Temporalities Group in conjunction with the University of Surrey

International Conference: ‘Katherine Mansfield and the Art of the Short Story’, Bandol, France, 10-12 June 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Mansfield Society
contact email: 
kms@katherinemansfieldsociety.org

Katherine Mansfield and
the Art of the Short Story

Bandol, France, 10-12 June 2016

Organised by the Katherine Mansfield Society
Hosted by the town of Bandol, France

Call for Papers *New* : Socrates Vol. 3 No.4 (2015) Issue- December

full name / name of organization: 
Socrates: Scholarly research Journal
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

Research papers and manuscripts are invited for consideration of publication in the regular issue- VOL. 3 NO. 4 (2015) ISSUE- DECEMBER OF the Journal SOCRATES. Deadline: November 20, 2015.

Women’s Studies in the Library: Case Studies of Innovative Programs and Resources

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/McFarland
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

Carol Smallwood, ed. Library's Role in Supporting Financial Literacy for Patrons (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016); public library administrator, special, school librarian.

Male Gender Studies in the Library: Case Studies of Innovative Programs and Resources

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/Rowman & Littlefield
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Male Gender Studies in the Library: Case Studies of Innovative Programs and Resources

Technology Instruction in Libraries for Staff, Patrons, and Students

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/McFarland
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

Carol Smallwood, co-ed. Google for Patron Library Use ed. (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015); public library administrator, special, school librarian.

Library Outreach to Writers and Poets: Interviews and Case Studies of Cooperation

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/McFarland
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

[UPDATE] New Orleans Review: 2016 Shakespeare Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Hillary Eklund / New Orleans Review / Loyola University New Orleans
contact email: 
hceklund@loyno.edu

Four centuries after William Shakespeare’s death, his name ennobles a variety of cultural institutions, from libraries and endowed chairs to summer camps and rubber duckies.

CFP: Student Success Conference (11/20/15: 02/11/16 - 02/12/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Michigan Student Success Conference
contact email: 
conference@studentsuccessconference.org

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Call for Papers

"Collaborating for Student Success"
2016 Michigan Student Success Conference

February 11 - February 12 2016
Troy, Michigan

TOURAVEL '16 / III. Tourism, Travel And Leisure Studies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
DAKAM
contact email: 
info@touravelconference.org

DAKAM's TOURAVEL '16 / III.

Cornell University Romance Studies Graduate Conference "Ideas of South" - March 11th–12th 2016 (Abstract due December 1st 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Cornell University - Department of Romance Studies
contact email: 
ideasofsouth@gmail.com

In 1925, the editors of Quarto Stato questioned the forms in which the Turin communists were addressing the “Southern Question,” critical of how Italy’s unification in 1870 resulted in advanced

Cosmopolis and Beyond. Literary Cosmopolitanism after the Republic of Letters

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity College, Oxford
contact email: 
clement.dessy@gmail.com

Cosmopolitanism, derived from the ancient Greek for ‘world citizenship’, offers a radical alternative to nationalism, asking individuals to imagine themselves as part of a community that goes beyo

UPDATE - "Out of the Past and Into the Night: The Noir Vision in American Culture" - Submission deadline Nov. 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association (HERA)
contact email: 
dore.ripley@gmail.com

The deadline is fast approaching for the upcoming issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities that focuses on noir visions in American culture (www.h-e-r-a.org).

CFP: 17th Native American Literature Symposium (11/20/15; 03/17/16-03/19/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Native American Literature Symposium
contact email: 
gwen.westerman@mnsu.edu, dennis.herbert@mnsu.edu

17th NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE SYMPOSIUM
March 17-19, 2016
Isleta Resort & Casino Hotel
Albuquerque, New Mexico

MANY VOICES, ONE CENTER
Call for Proposals
DEADLINE: November 20, 2015

Grant: Romance Novels, Writers and Readers, all fields; Due Dec. 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Romance Writers of America
contact email: 
grants@rwa.org

Romance Writers of America announces the eleventh annual Research Grant competition.

ALA May 2016 Texts, Contexts, and Subtexts: Charlotte Perkins Gilman in Her Time

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association / Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society
contact email: 
brandi.so@stonybrook.edu

Prison Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning with Imprisoned Writers (submission deadline -- January 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Joe Lockard
contact email: 
Joe.Lockard@asu.edu

Call for Papers
Prison Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning with Imprisoned Writers

Call for Student Editors

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Student Research
contact email: 
hgringarten@stu.edu

The Journal of Student Research is a digital, multidisciplinary journal that publishes original scholarly research by students on multidisciplinary topics.

Call for Papers: A Special Issue on “Masculinities and Film”

full name / name of organization: 
The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary indexed journal
contact email: 
jcollins@pace.edu

Call for Papers: A Special Issue on “Masculinities and Film”

[UPDATE] Gender Politics in 20th-century British Drama -- NeMLA, Mar 17-20, 2016, Hartford, CT -- Deadline for CFP Oct 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Oscar Bojorquez - California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
contact email: 
obojorquez@cpp.edu

The aims of this panel are to discuss and inform on the topic of gender politics of 20th-century English drama. The politics regard a total shift from the previous format of plays.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Masculinities special issue | Writing from Below

full name / name of organization: 
Writing from Below
contact email: 
S.Abblitt@latrobe.edu.au

Writing from Below calls for submissions for a special themed issue on queer and non-normative masculinities - the diversity of masculinities, the disruption of traditional hegemonic heterosexual masc

[UPDATE] Rhetoric of Teen Pregnancy and Young Motherhood --Site to Launch in December

full name / name of organization: 
Carolyn Buonomo
contact email: 
cbuonomo@kennesaw.edu

Pregnant teens and young mothers are often portrayed in negative and stereotypical ways by the popular media and in teen pregnancy prevention campaigns, like the one produced by the Candie’s Foundat

Habit Graduate Conference (Rutgers, New Brunswick): DEADLINE APPROACHING

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers Long Eighteenth Century Trans-Atlantic Graduate Studies Group
contact email: 
rutgers.18c@gmail.com

"HABIT, my good reader, hath so vast a prevalence over the human mind, that there is scarce anything too strange or too strong to be asserted of it."
-- Henry Fielding, Joseph Andrews.​

Time and Timelessness: Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
contact email: 
raybrowneconf@bgsu.edu

Time and Timelessness:
Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
April 1-3, 2016

Time and Timelessness: Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
contact email: 
raybrowneconf@bgsu.edu

Time and Timelessness:
Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
April 1-3, 2016

Self-Commentary in Early Modern European Literature - 26-27 February 2016, Durham University (UK)

full name / name of organization: 
IMEMS - Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies - Durham University (UK)
contact email: 
francesco.venturi@durham.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Self-Commentary in Early Modern European Literature 26-27 February 2016, Durham University (UK)

Oceanic Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
The University of the South Pacific
contact email: 
oceanicmodernisms@gmail.com

Oceanic Modernism
Final Call for Papers

Oceanic Modernism
3rd-5th February, 2016
The University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji

[UPDATE] Call for Papers -- Alfred Hitchcock -- November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
37th Annual Conference
February 10-13, 2016

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

KIPLING IN INDIA: INDIA IN KIPLING, 26-28 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Harish Trivedi, director of the conference
contact email: 
harish.trivedi@gmail.com

Call for Papers

KIPLING IN INDIA: INDIA IN KIPLING

Conference to be held from

26 to 28 April 2016

at the

Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla,

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