category: general announcements

Papers on Language and Literature: Call for Special Issue Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
PLL: Papers on Language and Literature
contact email: 
hgurfin@siue.edu

Papers on Language and Literature is seeking proposals for special issues on subjects including but not limited to

Digital Humanities

Film

Literary Translation

Print Culture

[UPDATE] Motherhood/Fatherhood and Popular Culture, March 21-25, 2016, Seattle

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference
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.

[UPDATE] - Deadline Extended - OCTAVIA E. BUTLER: CELEBRATING LETTERS, LIFE, and LEGACY - February 26-28, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Octavia E. Butler Society
contact email: 
oebliterarysociety@gmail.com

February 24, 2016 will mark the tenth anniversary of the passing of Octavia E. Butler. To commemorate her contributions to the world of letters, the Octavia E.

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2016 Panel Still Laughing: Ancient Comedy and Its Descendants Due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers (the Graduate Center, CUNY) and Barry Spence (University of Massachusetts)
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

Women, Democracy, and the Ideology of Exclusion (Volume of Collected Essays) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
contact email: 
katkit@enl.auth.gr;tsummers@ua.edu

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR A VOLUME OF COLLECTED ESSAYS

Women, Democracy, and the Ideology of Exclusion
From the Birth of Democracy through the Early 20th Century

American Association of Australasian Literary Studies Annual Conference 31 March–2 April 2016 University of Washington, Seattle

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Australasian Literary Studies
contact email: 
machosky@hawaiii.edu

Out of the Past and Into the Night: The Noir Vision in American Culture

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

Deadline for submission: Nov. 15, 2015

[REMINDER] “The Critical ‘I’” (9/30/2015; 3/17-20/2015) NEMLA roundtable

full name / name of organization: 
David Bahr, BMCC-CUNY
contact email: 
dbahr@bmcc.cuny.edu

CFP: “The Critical ‘I’”
NEMLA Mar 17-20, 2016, Hartford. CT
Abstract deadline Sep 30, 2015

The Teaching of Literature across Two-Year and Four-Year Colleges: Comparative Perspectives @ACLA, Mar 17-20, 2016, Cambridge MA

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) 2016
contact email: 
dfzino@gmail.com

Organizer: Dominique Zino, LaGuardia Community College (CUNY)

Misremembering

full name / name of organization: 
Ameer Sohrawardy, Rutgers University
contact email: 
asohrawardy@gmail.com

This is a collection of essays that will revolve around the idea of misremembering in literature.

Touching the Body in Pieces: Affective Ecologies of the Modern Body (NeMLA- March 2016, Hartford, CT) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
North East Modern Language Association
contact email: 
molly_hall@my.uri.edu or kara_watts@my.uri.edu

The Wenshan Review (ISSN: 2077-1218): Launch of its new website & call for submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
wsreview@nccu.edu.tw

The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture, issued both in print and online versions, is excited to announce the launch of its new website: www.wreview.org .

CFP - GRETA Journal (vol. 21) - Dec. 15th 2015

full name / name of organization: 
GRETA Journal, Revista para Profesores de Inglés
contact email: 
gretajournal@gmail.com

GRETA Journal, Revista para Profesores de Inglés (ISSN 1989-7146), is preparing the publication of its 21st volume. GRETA Journal publishes manuscripts on English Language Teaching Methodology.

CFP: Honors Education: Supporting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (12/4/15;3/9/16-3/11/16)

full name / name of organization: 
National Society for Minorities in Honors
contact email: 
conference@nsfmih.org

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Call for Papers

Supporting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Honors Education

March 9-11 2016
Oakland University
Rochester, Michigan

[UPDATE] ACLA 2016, Harvard: Images of Science in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Catalina Florina Florescu, Pace University
contact email: 
fflorescu@pace.edu or ravaseala@gmail.com

This seminar investigates the views man has expressed about the impact of technology and science across recorded history.

Call for Panelists - Bodies Out of Work: Staging the Experience of Unemployment (ATHE 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Farrell-Wortman
contact email: 
farrellwortm@wisc.edu

We are seeking participants for a proposed panel on the staging of unemployment for the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2016 conference in Chicago, IL.

Secularization and the Novel, a Seminar for ACLA 2016 at Harvard, March 17-20 - Proposals Due Sept 23rd [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
siemers.ryan@gmail.com

FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NEW DIRECTIONS IN THE HUMANITIES - A Common Ground Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@thehumanities.com

FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NEW DIRECTIONS IN THE HUMANITIES

University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, USA
8-11 June 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE] Proposed Panels for SCSECS (South Central SECS) Feb 25-27 2016

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
sspencer@uco.edu

The list of proposed panels for this year's meeting of the South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (SCSECS) is now available at http://www.scsecs.net/scsecs/2016/panels.html

CALL FOR MEMOIRS/APPEL DE MÉMOIRE

full name / name of organization: 
Peninsula: A Journal of Relational Politics
contact email: 
pjrp@uvic.ca

(La version française suit l'anglais)

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (student journal) [submissions due 11 Jan 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism / Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism

Call for Papers: Winter 2016 Issue

Submission Deadline: 11 January 2016

UPDATE: North Wind: A Journal of George MacDonald Studies

full name / name of organization: 
John Pennington, Editor of North Wind: A Journal of George MacDonald Studies
contact email: 
john.pennington@snc.edu

North Wind: A Journal of George MacDonald Studies

The Rise and Development of Dystopia in YA Literature [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Lindsay.Bryde@gmail.com

The Rise and Development of Dystopia in YA Literature

Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies - A Common Ground Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@spacesandflows.com

SPACES & FLOWS: SEVENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON URBAN AND EXTRAURBAN STUDIES

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

10-11 November 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

Edith Wharton Society Panels at the 2016 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-29; Deadline: January 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Edith Wharton Society
contact email: 
skim@judsonu.edu; paul.ohler@kpu.ca

The Edith Wharton Society invites proposals for the following two panels:

1. Wharton and Religion

POLITICS AND POETICS, 3rd symposium, Leverhulme Research Network ‘Imaginaries of the Future’, Belfast, 19-21 Jan. 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Queens University Belfast; Ralahine Centre for Utopian Studies Limerick; Newcastle University, UK
contact email: 
s.mcmanus@qub.ac.uk; nathaniel.coleman@ncl.ac.uk

What does it mean to think of politics as a poetics, and to do so through the prism of the expectant, the anticipatory, the Not-Yet, and the futural?

Religion in the Age of Enlightenment [annual]

full name / name of organization: 
RAE
contact email: 
brett_mcinelly@byu.edu

Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (RAE). now in its fifth volume, is a scholarly annual published by AMS Press.

[Extended Deadline]- Two Panel Call For Papers - Border Crossings and Revolutions

full name / name of organization: 
2016 Irish Association for American Studies/British Association of American Studies Conference
contact email: 
Jennifer Andrews (jandrews@unb.ca) and Richard Cole (rich.cole@ualberta.ca).

Two Panel Call For Papers at the 2016 Irish Association for American Studies/British Association of American Studies Conference at Queen’s University, Belfast (7-9 April 2016)

ACLA 2016: Theories of Poverty

full name / name of organization: 
John Whalen and Kyle Kamaiopili, Tufts University
contact email: 
John.Whalen@tufts.edu

We are looking for submissions, from both graduate students and faculty, for panel at the 2016 ACLA conference in Cambridge, MA.

UNApocalypse: Exploring Dystopianism in Texts

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Organization at the University of North Alabama
contact email: 
cprice7@una.edu

Call for Papers:
The University of North Alabama English Department
Announces the 7th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English
February 26-27, 2016

Culture-Society-Education Special Issue: "Education And Movies. Contemporary Youths in the Cinema”

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Educational Studies Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan
contact email: 
monika.popow@amu.edu.pl

Culture-Society-Education is a peer-reviewed journal published at the Faculty of Educational Studies at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland.

[UPDATE-DATE CHANGE] Transitions and Transactions III: Literature and Journalism Pedagogies in Community Colleges April 1-2,2016

full name / name of organization: 
Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY
contact email: 
mbarrow@bmcc.cuny.edu and msteinkoler@bmcc.cuny.edu

We invite Community College faculty to send proposals for the April 1-2, 2016 conference presented by Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York, English Department.

"Hauntings" / NeMLA panel, March 17-20, Hartford, CT

full name / name of organization: 
Alla Ivanchikova (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) Monika Giacoppe (Ramapo College)
contact email: 
ivanchikova@.hws.edu, mgiacopp@ramapo.edu

Description: In recent years, haunting has been theorized as a temporal aberration, as a form of memory (involuntary memory), as spectrality, as an absence, and as a structure of feeling (affect).

"World Literature Assignment Exchange" /NeMLA roundtable / March 17-20 Hartford, CT

full name / name of organization: 
Monika Giacoppe and Alla Ivanchikova
contact email: 
ivanchikova@hws.edu, mgiacopp@ramapo.edu

NB: NeMLA guidelines allow participants to present both at a roundtable AND at a regular panel/ seminar.

[REMINDER] American Literature Association Symposium: Frontiers and Borders in American Literature, February 25-27, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Frye/American Literature Association
contact email: 
sfrye@csub.edu

Proposals are welcome on a range of topics related to varied conceptions of the frontier and American borderlands, including but not limited to nineteenth and twentieth-century narratives of th

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