category: general announcements

Call for Papers - KOME

full name / name of organization: 
KOME - An International Journal of Pure Communication Inquiry. Published by the Hungarian Communication Studies Association
contact email: 
kome@komejournal.com

Call for Papers

[REMINDER] Calls for Edited Collection: Ethnic Perspectives on Ethnic Literatures: A Contemporary Critical and Theoretical Reade

full name / name of organization: 
Editors J. Stephen Pearson and Carrie Louise Sheffield
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com ; carrielouisesheffield@gmail.com

[UPDATE]Will Self and the Art of the Contemporary

full name / name of organization: 
Roehampton University
contact email: 
laveryn@roehampton.ac.uk

Will Self and the Art of the Contemporary

Saturday 23rd March 2013

The Museum of London

Deleuze Camp Announcement

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
deleuzeasia@gmail.com

The First International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference will be held at Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, from May 31-June 2, 2013.

CFP- Florida Conference of Historian: Special Interest Section on Media, Arts, and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Florida Conference of Historians
contact email: 
jchambliss@rollins.edu

Over the last thirty years there has been an increasing interest in media, arts, and culture as means to understand the national experience.

[UPDATE] Motherhood/Fatherhood and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) March 27-30, 2013, Washington, DC
contact email: 
lpodniek@ryerson.ca

I am looking for papers for multiple panels for the PCA/ACA Motherhood/Fatherhood Area on any aspect of motherhood and or fatherhood in popular culture.

Creative Composition: a collection of pedagogical essays. Abstracts due Nov. 30

full name / name of organization: 
Creative Composition: Inspiration and Techniques for Writing Instruction
contact email: 
danitaberg@gmail.com

Call for Abstracts: 'Creative Composition: Inspiration and Techniques for Writing Instruction' --an essay anthology.

CFP: ACLA 2013 Seminar, Postcolonial and Global Routes/Roots of Affect

full name / name of organization: 
Monika Mehta & Praseeda Gopinath, Binghamton University
contact email: 
meht0003@gmail.com

This is a call for papers for the annual American Comparative Literature Conference which will be held in Toronto, Canada, April 4 - 7, 2013.

Landscapes: Performing Space and Culture - Theatre History and Criticism Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Theatre History and Criticism Program Department of Theatre at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
contact email: 
ILTheatreGradConference@gmail.com

Landscapes: Performing Space and Culture

A Graduate Conference by the Theatre History and Criticism ProgramDepartment of Theatre at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Creative Nonfiction at CEA 2013, April 4-6, Savannah, Georgia

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

Creative Nonfiction at CEA 2013
Savannah, Georgia
April 4-6, 2013

The Savannah Riverfront Marriott
100 General McIntosh Boulevard
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Phone (912) 233-7722

IJCIT: Call for Paper

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Computer and Information Technology (IJCIT)
contact email: 
editor@ijcit.com

Call for Papers

International Journal of Computer and Information Technology (IJCIT)

January 2013 Issue (Volume 2 - Issue 1)

13th SAAPAM ANNUAL CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
South African Association of Public Administration and Management
contact email: 
SAAPAM@tut.ac.za

From public administration to new public management; from new public management to governance; from governance to where?

The Difference of Joyce The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome - February 1-2 2013

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Italian Foundation
contact email: 
joycefoundation@uniroma3.it

The Difference of Joyce
The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 1-2 2013
Abstracts due: December 9, 2012

The Poetics of Politics: Textuality and Social Relevance in Contemporary American Literature and Culture, June 20-22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Leipzig and the Chair of North American Literature at TU Dresden
contact email: 
mail@selbst-bewusste-erzaehlungen.de

The Poetics of Politics: Textuality and Social Relevance in
Contemporary American Literature and Culture

Leipzig University, June 20-22, 2013

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

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

Michel Foucault once remarked that “I believe that the anxiety of our era has to do fundamentally with space, no doubt a great deal more than with time.” Indeed, there is a strong sense in which s

[UPDATE] Essay Collection: Mexican Horror Films

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Gerardo T. Cummings Rendón
contact email: 
mexicanhorrorfilms@gmail.com

Proposals are sought for an edited collection on Mexican Horror Films, a collection that explores the historic and/or cultural relevancy of theatrically released Mexican horror films.

The University of St. Francis 23rd Annual English Language and Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of St. Francis English Department
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

The University of St. Francis is currently seeking paper submissions for its 23rd annual English Language and Literature Conference.

CFP-The Sixties--PCA/ACA National Conference-Nov. 30 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Carmichael, Area Chair
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP: The Sixties: The culture, the movements, and the Summer of Love

The PCA/ACA National Conference will be held March 27-30, 2013 at the Wardman Park Marriott in Washington, D.C.

@Harvard U. - Cultural Materials / Material Culture: Abstracts due Nov. 23rd 2012

full name / name of organization: 
CHIASMI Graduate Student Conference in the Italian Studies, a Harvard and Brown Collaboration
contact email: 
chiasmi@fas.harvard.edu

[UPDATE] disClosure Journal: Security

full name / name of organization: 
disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory
contact email: 
disclosurejournal@gmail.com

disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory • Issue 22: Security

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 16th, 2012

CFP: At the Edge: New Americanist Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
At the Edge: New Americanist Pedagogy
contact email: 
attheedge.umb@gmail.com

We seek submissions for a new digital project that focuses on innovative teaching in American literary and cultural studies.

Adaptation (film, literature, and new media)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dennis_cutchins@byu.edu

Adapting Culture

Proposal Deadline Nov 30, 3012

Rollins Documentary Film Contest

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Cultural Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dennis_cutchins@byu.edu

Announcing the 2013 Rollins Documentary Film Contest for the Popular and American Culture Associations.

Panel/Roundtable on Teaching Latina/o Literature, 10/25/12 (for Haciendo Caminos conference, NYC, March 7-9, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Hseu, Assistant Professor of English, Dominican University (River Forest, IL)
contact email: 
jhseu@dom.edu

Seeking participants for a panel/roundtable on teaching Latina/o literature for the 1st Biennial U.S. Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference: Haciendo Caminos: Mapping the Futures of U.S.

CFP (ALA 2013): Melville's Bibles Beyond Moby-Dick

full name / name of organization: 
Zach Hutchins / Herman Melville Society
contact email: 
hutchinz@byu.edu

Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy - Spring 2013 Volume 17, Issue 1 - Feature Editor: Marilyn Pasqua

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Exchange Quarterly (ISSN 1096-1453)
contact email: 
marilynpasqua@tiscali.it, academicexchange@yahoo.com

Call for Papers:
Academic Exchange Quarterly (ISSN 1096-1453)
Spring 2013 Volume 17, Issue 1
Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy

Feature Editor: Marilyn Pasqua

[UPDATE] CFP Alternative Modernisms - Deadline 31 October

full name / name of organization: 
Emma West, Cardiff University
contact email: 
modernisms@cardiff.ac.uk

The Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory and English Literature, Cardiff University, present

Alternative Modernisms: An International, Interdisciplinary Conference

UPDATE: 1st Global Conference: Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[INVITATION] Reframing Ekphrasis - King's College London Comparative Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Zoe Roth, King's College London, Comparative Literature Department
contact email: 
reframingekphrasis@gmail.com


8-9 Nov. 2012, Reframing Ekphrasis: King's College London Comparative Literature Conference.

1st Global Conference:The Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
The Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora
Keynote: Alondra Nelson, Columbia University
The African-American Studies Collective
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
February 8-9, 2013

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Pain (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pain4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: Pain

Thursday 9th May – Saturday 11th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Space and Place: Production and Transformation (Feb. 28 - Mar. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Irene Morra
contact email: 
newelizabethanconference@hotmail.com

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity
13-15 June 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Awakening of Food:Class, Culture, and Plot Organization through Chopin’s Use of Food in "The Awakening"

full name / name of organization: 
Victoria Navarro/University of Texas at El Paso
contact email: 
victoriaminjarez@ymail.com

In this analysis of The Awakening, I will be focusing on how the appearance of food and dinning proved to be vital elements in the novel, functioning as much more than an obvious fix for hunger.

Syndicate content