category: general announcements

British South Africa, 1795-1919 (2014 Chicago MLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Free
contact email: 
mfree@binghamton.edu

Proposals welcome that address the question: How was British identity constructed in or in relation to southern Africa?

[UPDATE] Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture Area SWTX PCA/ACA Due 12/2/12

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
lynneaking@hotmail.com

Extended Deadline 12/2/12

Call for Papers
Adaptation: Film, Literature and Culture

SWTX PCA/ACA 34th Annual Conference
February 13-16, 2013

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

UPDATE: SW/TX PCA/ACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Associations
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

Deadline Extended: December 2, 2012

SW/TX PCA/ACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
34th Annual Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference

Call for Papers- Revista Liberia

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Liberia
contact email: 
fvillenagarrido@iona.edu

REVISTA LIBERIA - CALL FOR PAPERS

DEADLINE: January 15th

SUBMISSIONS: http://www.revistaliberia.org

Revista Liberia will be publishing its first issue in May 2013.

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] Film Theory and Aesthetics: now 2 December, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
SOUTHWEST/TEXAS POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION
contact email: 
jenkinsj@u.arizona.edu

Proposals are now being sought for review in the Film Theory and Aesthetics Area. Review begins immediately and continues until November 16, 2012.

Criticism and Reviews of Popular Genre Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Faktorovich / Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

The Pennsylvania Literary Journal (2009-present) is re-focusing on popular modern genre fiction, and is looking for submissions from academics and independent scholars in this field.

[UPDATE] Popular Culture & The Classroom SWTXPCA/ACA (12/2/12; 2/13-16/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest and Texas Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
ErikMWalker@aol.com

Call for Papers: Popular Culture & The Classroom
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM

Deadline Approaching for "Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" March 9, 2013 EGADS! Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
egadsconference@gmail.com

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed “Revolution and Rebirth in

Call For Papers: Panel on Chicana/o Horror and Science Fiction (NACCS-Tejas Foco 2012 in Edinburg, Texas)

full name / name of organization: 
Monica E. Montelongo and Orquidea Morales
contact email: 
(monica.montelongo@ttu.edu) (obmora@umich.edu)

We are looking for anyone interested in forming a panel on Chicana/o Horror and Science Fiction for the upcoming NACCS-Tejas Foco 2012 in Edinburg, Texas.

The Sophist's Cookbook: Recipes for Rhetoricians

full name / name of organization: 
Jimmy Butts / Clemson University
contact email: 
jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

The Sophist’s Cookbook: Recipes for Rhetoricians

When Plato was discounting rhetoric in the Gorgias, he called it the counterpart to cookery.

[UPDATE] TALKING BODIES: Imminent deadline for Call for Papers; keynote speaker announced

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Emma Rees, University of Chester
contact email: 
talkingbodies@chester.ac.uk

IMMINENT DEADLINE: CALL FOR PAPERS; KEYNOTE SPEAKER ANNOUNCED

TALKING BODIES: IDENTITY, SEXUALITY, REPRESENTATION
An international, interdisciplinary conference

talkingbodies@chester.ac.uk

Consent: Terms of Agreement, March 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Graduate Conference (Hosted by Dept. of English GSAC)
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: “Consent: Terms of Agreement”
Submission Deadline: Jan. 1st

Latina/o Literature and Culture Society at ALA Boston May 23-26, 2013. Deadline for proposals Jan 5, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature Association (LLCS)
contact email: 
erodri37@lmu.edu

The LLCS seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature Association’s 24th annual conference at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, May 23-26, 2013.

[UPDATE] Deadline extended to DEC 10, 2012: MIGC FAILURE

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC)
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

FAILURE

CALL FOR PAPERS: IFASC 2013 INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS-"Young at Art" İstanbul, TURKEY, March 14-15, 2013‏

full name / name of organization: 
INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS
contact email: 
ifasc@maltepe.edu.tr

The Communications Students Local Organizing Committee at Maltepe University is delighted to announce the opening of the call for papers for the ‘Young at Art’ undergraduate students conference to

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis -- Inaugural Issue of the Rat's Mouth Review Graduate Journal

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

All submissions due by December 1st, 2012.

LAST CALL - Poetry and Creative Writing - November 31

full name / name of organization: 
The Tau Creative Journal, Lourdes University
contact email: 
Tau@lourdes.edu

The TAU 2013
The tau is the Lourdes University
creative journal
of art, poetry, and other creative work
The Tau dates back to 1959.

Each entry should be:
Submitted separately

Call for Games: Strange Tales

full name / name of organization: 
Clemson University - Jimmy Butts
contact email: 
jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

Here is the official handout: http://db.tt/SifCWBmh

This is a call for games.

Submit to: Jimmy Butts via jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

NEMSC Graduate Student Conference, March 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
New England Medieval Studies Consortium
contact email: 
uconn.nemsc@gmail.com

30th Annual New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference
"Collaborations"

Saturday, March 16, 2013
University of Connecticut

CFP Paranormal Romance (PCA/ACA Washington 2013) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association Amerincan Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

CFP True Blood (PCA/ACA Washington, 3/2012) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
The Popular Culture Association American Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

REMINDER - DEADLINE December 1, 2012 - Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2 -

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Otherness
contact email: 
otherness.research@gmail.com

The Centre for Studies in Otherness invites papers for the e-journal issue Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2.

The Role of Language in Society and Education

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Exchange Quarterly
contact email: 
emiliadimartino@gmail.com

Academic Exchange Quarterly
Winter 2013, Volume 17, Issue 4
Expanded issue up to 400+ pages.
Articles on various topics plus the following special sections.

The Fourth International Conference on e-Learning (ICEL2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications (SDIWC)
contact email: 
el@sdiwc.net

CALL FOR RESEARCHED PAPERS
--------------------------
Deadline: May 19, 2012

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”due January 15th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University seeks submissions for its graduate student conference:

HASTAC 2013 The Decennial- The Storm of Progress: New Horizons, New Narratives, New Codes

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaborative (HASTAC)
contact email: 
info@hastac2013.org

Call for Papers: HASTAC 2013 — The Decennial
The Storm of Progress: New Horizons, New Narratives, New Codes
April 25-28, 2013 York University, Toronto, Canada

CRITICAL PEDAGOGY & THE CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP (June 21-22, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
MFA Program, Manhattanville College
contact email: 
mark.nowak@mville.edu

Keynote Speakers:

• Bill Ayers, author of To Teach: The Journey, in Comics

• Joy James, editor of The New Abolitionists: (Neo)Slave Narratives and Contemporary Prison Writings

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture Abstract 11/16 (Conference 2/13-16)[Update]

full name / name of organization: 
Shane Trayers /SWTX PCA/ACA Albuquerque
contact email: 
shane.trayers@maconstate.edu

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 34th Annual SWTX PCA/ACA

February 13-16, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency Hotel

ACLA 2013 Seminar: Fredric Jameson's Spatial Dialectic as Global Positioning System (Toronto, April 4-7, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Koonyong Kim
contact email: 
koonyong.kim@gmail.com

ACLA 2013 Seminar Call for Papers
Title: Fredric Jameson’s Spatial Dialectic as Global Positioning System

Graze // issue three

full name / name of organization: 
Graze magazine
contact email: 
editors@grazemagazine.org

Graze is a semi-annual literary magazine based in Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood that focuses on what's on the table as much as the folks sitting around it.

International Student Congress on GENDER

full name / name of organization: 
International Student Congress on GENDER
contact email: 
fas@maltepe.edu.tr

Call For Papers
FAS 2013 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CONGRESS
"GENDER"
Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Maltepe University, İstanbul, TURKEY
April 25-26, 2013

REMINDER: Panel proposals due 11/15/12 for 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Association
contact email: 
BWWC2013@gmail.com

Panel proposals due 11/15/12; individual paper abstracts due 12/15/12. Conference is 4/4/13-4/6/13.

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY)
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

Innovation--The Danish Way; Des Moines, Oct 10-13 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Danish American Heritage Society
contact email: 
kildegli@luther.edu

The Danish American Heritage Society (DAHS) announces an international conference on “Innovation: The Danish Way,” to be held at the Embassy Suites in Des Moines, Iowa, on October 10-13, 2013.

Transnational Women’s Literature in Europe 24-26 May 2013 Budapest

full name / name of organization: 
Central European University
contact email: 
abstract@femtranslit.eu

Call for Papers

TRANSNATIONAL WOMEN’S LITERATURE IN EUROPE

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