category: general announcements

[UPDATE] 2010 PAMLA Conference, November 13-14, 2010 (Honolulu, Hawai'i)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA): Craig Svonkin, Executive Director
contact email: 
svonkin@netzero.com

The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) will be holding its 108th Annual Conference on November 13-14, 2010, at Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawai'i.

Service Learning and Undergraduate Literature Courses (2011 MLA--abstracts 3/2/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Alice Villaseñor, Joint Educational Project, University of Southern California
contact email: 
alicev@usc.edu

All interpretations of the topic are appreciated, but presentations touching upon long-term community partnerships are especially welcome.

Latino/a Lit Session: PAMLA 2010 (Honolulu, 11/13-14)

full name / name of organization: 
Lysa Rivera
contact email: 
lysa.rivera@wwu.edu

This year’s Latino/a Literature session seeks papers on literary or cinematic representations of the borderlands in cultural texts produced either north or south of the U.S./Mexico border.

Villanova University Law and Literature Symposium: "Ethics of Traditions"

full name / name of organization: 
Villanova University
contact email: 
pether@law.villanova.edu

“ETHICS OF TRADITIONS”
ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS
SECOND ANNUAL VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW AND DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
LAW AND LITERATURE SYMPOSIUM

Graduate Student Journal: Osa Mayor No. 21, 2010 (Deadline: March 18th, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, PA
contact email: 
osamayor@pitt.edu




Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Osa Mayor: No. 21, 2010

Call for Manuscripts

Making It New: Dewey Scholarship in the Twenty-First Century

full name / name of organization: 
SOUNDINGS: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
sounding@utk.edu

Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal will be devoting an issue to new directions in scholarship on the work of John Dewey. Possible topics include:

Dewey and the ends of liberal democracy

London International Conference on Education (LICE-2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@liceducation.org

Apologies for cross-postings.

Kindly email this call for papers to your colleagues,
faculty members and postgraduate students.

CALL FOR PAPERS

Student Conference to be held at East Tennessee State University on Sept. 25, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Appalachian Student Conference on Literature
contact email: 
weisk01@etsu.edu; holmest@etsu.edu

SASCOL 2010 Call for Papers

Southern Appalachian Student Conference on Literature 2010
c/o Department of English
East Tennessee State University
P. O. Box 70683
Johnson City, TN 37614

Determining Form: Creative Non-Fiction Journeys

full name / name of organization: 
University of Glasgow
contact email: 
determiningformconference@gla.ac.uk

[UPDATE] 108th PAMLA Conference, “Picturing Oceania and the Pacific," November 13-14, 2010, at Chaminade University, Honolulu, H

full name / name of organization: 
The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
sabahi.monica@gmail.com

The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) is hosting its 108th Annual Conference, on Saturday and Sunday, November 13-14, 2010, at Chaminade University, Honolulu, Hawaii.

[UPDATE] GASC 2010: "The Anthropology of Modernity: The Sacred, Science, and Aesthetics" (SLC; 6/24-6/26)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert J. Hudson, Peter Goldman/ Generative Anthropology Summer Conference
contact email: 
bob_hudson@byu.edu, pgoldman@westminstercollege.edu

NEW Deadline for submissions: 15 MARCH

NEW Conference website up-and-running: http://people.westminstercollege.edu/faculty/pgoldman/GASC_2010/index.ht...

Open call for papers

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Toni Weller, De Montfort University
contact email: 
tweller@dmu.ac.uk

Submissions of papers are invited to the international, peer-reviwed journal, Library & Information History, on any aspect of library or information history, from any time period or geographical regio

Aid, Relief or Bailout: Differing Aims, Ways, and Ends, Vol. 1, No. 3 Spring & Summer 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate School of Intercultural Communication, Okinawa Christian University
contact email: 
dbroudy@ocjc.ac.jp

Presently receiving and reviewing submissions for the Spring & Summer 2010 issue

Books to Review: Summer 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal of the South
contact email: 
cranka@nsula.edu

The editors at Southern Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal of the South, a peer reviewed journal published quarterly from the Southern Studies Institute, invite scholars of southern literature, cul

Call for Reviewers/Referees with Rupkatha

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Applications are invited from established scholars for being Reviewers with Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies (ISSN 0975-2935). Please consult the guidelines below:

Fellowships in Modern Literature and African American History and Culture at the Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

full name / name of organization: 
Emory University
contact email: 
eachase@learnlink.emory.edu

The Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (MARBL) of Emory University offers short-term fellowships to support research use of the library’s collections in modern literature and in African Ame

[UPDATE] UNC-CH Institute of African American Research Humanities Writing Competition, March 1, 2010 DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of African American Research at the University of NC at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
iaar@unc.edu

The Institute of African American Research (IAAR) will offer a $1000 prize for the best cross-disciplinary, collaborative effort in the Arts and Humanities that yields a historically-grounded script o

Short Fiction: Open Topic--Papers or abstracts due March 18, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association, Oct. 28-30, 2010
contact email: 
rcutting@stmarytx.edu

Call for papers or abstracts for the session on short fiction at the SCMLA's 2010 meeting. Deadline for submission is March 18, 2010.

[UPDATE] Red Feather Journal: an Internation Journal of Children's Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Olson
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

[UPDATE] The inaugural issue of Red Feather Journal is now up and can be viewed at www.redfeatherjournal.org

Aesthetics of New Literatures in English

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Rupkatha journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities (ISSN 0975-2935) invites articles and book reviews on Aesthetics of New Literatures English for Volume 2, Number 2.

Aesthetic Narration in Nineteenth-Century America (3/01/10; MLA ’11)

full name / name of organization: 
Dan Colson
contact email: 
dmcolson@illinois.edu

CFP: “Aesthetic Narration in Nineteenth-Century America”

[UPDATE] Deadline FEB 26, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Wiregrass Conference in English Studies
contact email: 
kmurphy@valdosta.edu

WIREGRASS CONFERENCE
IN ENGLISH STUDIES
Sponsored by VSU’s English Graduate Student Association

SEEKING COMMONALITIES:
WRITING, LITERATURE, AND CRITICISM

Valdosta State University

Inhabited by Stories: Critical Essays on Tales Retold Deadline May 1, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
nancy Barta-Smith Ph.D. and Danette DiMarco Ph.D., Slippery Rock University
contact email: 
nancy.barta-smith@sru.edu; danette.dimarco@sru.edu

Inhabited by Stories: Critical Essays on Tales Retold

Conference on 'Cultures of Correspondence in Early Modern Britain, 1550-1640', Uni of Plymouth, 14-16 April 2011

full name / name of organization: 
James Daybell, University of Plymouth
contact email: 
james.daybell@plymouth.ac.uk

‘Cultures of Correspondence in Early Modern Britain, 1550-1640’

Negotiating (Jewish) American Ethnic Crossroads - MLA 2011 (Deadline 3/15/10)

full name / name of organization: 
MELUS & Jewish American Literature Discussion Group
contact email: 
liw@sunysuffolk.edu, Derek_Royal@tamu-commerce.edu

CFP - Negotiating (Jewish) American Ethnic Crossroads

Theorizing Jewish American Life Writing - MLA 2011 (Deadline 3/15/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Jewish American Literature Discussion Group
contact email: 
Derek_Royal@tamu-commerce.edu

CFP - Theorizing Jewish American Life Writing

Credit and Crisis

full name / name of organization: 
for 7th Pan-European International Relations Conference ’Politics in Hard Times: International Relations Responses to the Financial Crisis
contact email: 
nina@prio.no

Central to an understanding of the global financial crisis 2007-2009 are both economic and epistemic forms of credit.

American Literature I: Literature before 1900 (03/26/10; SCMLA, 10/28/10-10/30/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Tracy Hoffman
contact email: 
Tracy_Hoffman@baylor.edu

The topic is open to any pre-1900 American discourse, but discussions which include “New Frontiers,” the theme of the conference, are encouraged.

Washington Irving and New Frontiers (2/14/10; SCMLA, 10/28/10-10/30/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Washington Irving Society
contact email: 
Tracy_Hoffman@baylor.edu

The Washington Irving Society invites proposals on any Irving topic. Please send a shortened CV and 200-word abstract to tracy_hoffman@baylor.edu by February 14, 2010.

"Playing Doctor: Performance, Trauma, and the Ethics of Psychoanalysis" - May 21, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Literature and Psychoanalysis Graduate Student Symposium, Department of English, University of Toronto
contact email: 
2010splrg@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Professor Naomi Morgenstern, University of Toronto.
"The University in Crisis: Teaching, Transference and Tenure in David Mamet's Oleanna."

Poverty 2010: An Interdisciplinary & Community-based Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University
contact email: 
povertyconference2010@gmail.com

Poverty 2010:
An Interdisciplinary & Community-based Graduate Conference

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario
October 14-16, 2010

[UPDATE] CFP: Creating Friction: An Interdisciplinary Creative-Practice Postgraduate Conference 22/04/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Newcastle University
contact email: 
victoria.adams@newcastle.ac.uk

With the expansion of creative possibilities for study within University settings, it is increasingly imperative that we question the borders between the creative and critical components of postgradua

MLA 2011--Pedagogy, Ecocriticism, and Early Modern Texts

full name / name of organization: 
Lynne Bruckner, Chatham University
contact email: 
lbruckner@chatham.edu

Special Session on teaching early Modern literature, and Shakespeare in particular, from an ecocritical perspective. Submit 250 words abstracts to lbruckner@chatham.edu by March 3, 2010.

EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Lynne Bruckner
contact email: 
lbruckner@chatham.edu

Seeking for submissions for a collection of essays on teaching early modern literature, and Shakespeare in particular, from an ecocritical perspective.

ACIS Mid-Atlandtic Regional Conference: Re-Viewing Ireland Irish Culture in Words, Music, and Images 1 and 2 October 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Drew University
contact email: 
jchurch@drew.edu

RE-VIEWING IRELAND. Irish Culture in Words, Music and Images. 1 and 2 October 2010 Caspersen Graduate School, Drew University, Madison, New Jersey, USA Irish culture is known throughout the world.

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