AGSE and STDIC are seeking submissions for the CSUN Department of English Annual Conference that focus on bridging the intersections of text and textuality within historical, economical, sociopolitical, and psychological spaces. Submissions are accepted for both creative writing (poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and drama) and critical work and are open to undergraduate as well as graduate, doctoral, and post-doctoral scholars.
Call for Paper
Journal of ASEAN Studies
ISSN: 2338-1361 Online ISSN: 2338-1353
July and December 2016
Call for Papers
The Fifth Euroacademia International Conference
Re-Inventing Eastern Europe
29 – 30 January 2016
Deadline for Paper Proposals: 10 December 2015
This roundtable explores innovative approaches to teaching Italian language, history, and/or culture. Of particular – but not exclusive – interest are methods that utilize digital resources (video games, websites, computer programs). What resources and genres make the most effective teaching tools? Can interactivity with technology influence the way students learn? Which linguistic, cultural, and literary concepts can best be illustrated?
Please submit presentation proposals by November 30, 2015 to:
Dr. Brandon Essary, Elon University, firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrea Privitera, University of Western Ontario and Università di Padova, email@example.com
The South Central Writing Centers Association invites proposals for the 2016 annual conference in Lafayette, Louisiana March 10-12, hosted by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. This year's theme, "Weaving Words, Knowledge, and Action: Research in and on Writing Centers," speaks to the ways that writing centers help student researchers succeed in the recursive tasks of inquiry by helping them combine words, knowledge, and action into a complex but coherent whole.
The XVIII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference:
April 22-25, 2016
Shaker Village—Pleasant Hill & St. Catharine College—Springfield, Kentucky
University of Dundee
8th and 9th April 2016
To celebrate the publication of The Afterlives of Eighteenth-Century Fiction, edited by Daniel Cook and Nicholas Seager (Cambridge University Press, 2015), we invite proposals for 20-minute papers that address the theory and practice of the adaptation and appropriation of literary texts in any period. Topics might include but are not restricted to:
SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS
CFP: Queer Nostalgia and Queer Histories
Special Issue of Queer Studies in Media and Popular Culture, vol. 2, issue 2
Expected Publication Date: June 2017
Editors: Bridget Kies and Thomas J. West III
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Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
Hosted by the Department of Religious Studies at Brown University March 18th and 19th 2016
Keynote Address: Tomoko Masuzawa (University of Michigan)
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Beautiful Game: The Poetics and Aesthetics of Soccer in Transnational Perspective
University of Basel
June 30-July 2, 2016
Simon Critchley (New School for Social Research)
Eva Lavric (University of Innsbruck)
Emily Ryall (University of Gloucestershire)
The Edwidge Danticat Society invites papers for a panel at the 27h Annual American Literature Association conference. In light of Edwidge Danticat's most recent concern with the Haitian/Dominican border and citizenship crisis, we welcome papers that explore Danticat's activist and creative work in relationship to borders, citizenship, and denationalization.
The Edwidge Danticat Society invites proposals for 15-minute presentations, possible topics include:
Although Bob Dylan has never written a play, his influence by and upon drama is both significant and under-examined. This panel seeks to explore various ways in which Dylan draws upon theatrical artists, texts, and performances for inspiration. This panel will also consider instances of collaboration or influence where Dylan leaves his mark on playwrights, directors, and/or performers.
From the anonymous Middle English Court of Sapience to Nicole Oresme's Livre du ciel et du monde to the lavishly illustrated copies of Pliny's Natural History produced for the Visconti family, medieval scientific discourse was often inflected by – and constructed around – literary, musical, and artistic forms present at court. This conference invites abstracts on what it means to "do science at court" in the late medieval period, particularly in the context of literature, music, and the arts.