category: general announcements

Extended Deadline(CfP): The International Conference on Social Media for Good

full name / name of organization: 
Kimse Yok Mu International Non-Profit Humanitarian Aid and Development Organization
contact email: 
academic@kimseyokmu.org.tr

THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOCIAL MEDIA FOR GOOD
May 14-16, 2015
Istanbul

Extended deadline: December 29, 2014

"Paradigms of Power: Uses and Abuses" 3rd Annual CCQ Humanities Conference, March 25-26 2015

full name / name of organization: 
3rd Annual CCQ Humanities Conference/Community College of Qatar
contact email: 
Bernadette.Russo@ccq.edu.qa

Call for Papers (CFP):

Authenticity and Imitation in Translation and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities
contact email: 
authenticity@swps.edu.pl

For Plato, as it is only too well known, imitation was an unwelcome way of bringing falsity to the world.

[UPDATE] Carlos Ruiz Zafón Proposed Collection (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Jones, M.Ed
contact email: 
tanyacarinae@hotmail.com

Abstracts are requested for a proposed collection on the works of Carlos Ruiz Zafón.

[UPDATE--Final Deadline Extension--15 December] Katherine Mansfield and the Bloomsbury Group - May 28-30 - Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Mansfield Society
contact email: 
kmsintheus@gmail.com

Katherine Mansfield and the ‘Blooms Berries’

An international conference organized by the Katherine Mansfield Society, to be held at the Newberry Library in Chicago, Illinois, USA

V Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture - Cultural Citizenship

full name / name of organization: 
The Lisbon Consortium
contact email: 
lxconsortium@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

call for papers

The Lisbon Consortium invites applications for:

V LISBON SUMMER SCHOOL FOR THE STUDY OF CULTURE

CULTURAL CITIZENSHIP

June 22nd through 28th 2015

Article/Interview Submissions Open: ASAP/Journal

full name / name of organization: 
ASAP/Journal
contact email: 
editors_asap@press.jhu.edu


ASAP/Journal, the new scholarly journal of ASAP: The Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present, is accepting articles and artist interviews as well as alternative format criticism for its 2016 and 2017 volumes. Journal issues are published triannually by the Johns Hopkins University Press.

We seek well informed scholarly writing that excites new ideas and analyzes groundbreaking movements, moments, and works of literary, media, visual, musical, or performing art after 1960. We also consider articles that re-vision relationships between the contemporary arts and the art of previous periods. Articles exploring world arts, new aesthetic theories and new techniques and forms, interrelations between the contemporary arts fields, and international perspectives are particularly welcomed.

Interviews and dialogues are invited that feature emerging or established literary, media, visual arts, performing, and musical artists who are creating art that is changing the vital and shifting landscapes of the contemporary arts. We feature one artist interview per issue.

[UPDATE] crosspol: a journal of transitions - PAPERS DUE JANUARY 12, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
crosspol: a journal of transitions for high school + college writing teachers
contact email: 
crosspol.ed@gmail.com

In the context of high school-college transition, how is the relationship between standardized testing and writing
affecting students' lives, voices, and learning?

Call for Book Chapters - Embodying Intelligence in Multimedia Data Hiding (15 Dec)

full name / name of organization: 
Science Gate Publishing
contact email: 
gcsrvol5@sciencegatepub.com

Science Gate Publishing (SGP) in collaboration with three eminent scientists in the field of image watermarking decided to organize the publication of an edited book.

Richard Brautigan Society (ALA 2015, Boston; deadline for proposals January 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Brautigan Society
contact email: 
matthew.stefon@gmail.com

The Richard Brautigan Society welcomes proposals for a session at the American Literature Association’s 26th Annual Conference, held May 21-24, 2015 at the Copley Westin in Boston, MA.

[UPDATE] CFP - Edited Collection on Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase 1

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kristin M. Barton
contact email: 
kmbarton@daltonstate.edu

As one of the biggest and most successful film franchises of all time, Marvel’s approach to developing an interconnected film universe has seemingly revolutionized the way superhero films are being

American Association of Italian Studies Conference, Boulder Colorado, March 26-29, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Italian Studies, Valerio Ferme, Conference Organizer
contact email: 
valerio.ferme@colorado.edu

http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/submit

Call for Submissions, AAIS Conference: Boulder, CO, Mar. 26-29, 2015

NYPL Short Term Research Fellowships

full name / name of organization: 
New York Public Library
contact email: 
short.term@nypl.org

The New York Public Library is pleased to offer Short Term Research Fellowships to support scholars from outside the New York metropolitan area engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independen

CFP: ASA Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada, October 8-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Sports Studies Caucus of the American Studies Association
contact email: 
ncohan@wustl.edu

The Sports Studies Caucus of the American Studies Association seeks panel proposals for the 2015 Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada, October 8-11, 2015.

Animal Humanities, Special Issue of Ecozon@, Manuscripts due July 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Elena Past (Wayne State University) and Deborah Amberson (University of Florida)
contact email: 
elenapast@wayne.edu, dambers@ufl.edu

Special Issue of Ecozon@

Optional abstract: January 15, 2015
Submission deadline: July 15, 2015

Don’t Air the Dirty Laundry: Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School (Edited Volume)

full name / name of organization: 
Kimberly McKee, PhD and Denise Delgado
contact email: 
WOCGradSchoolAnthology@gmail.com

Deadline for Submission: March 15, 2015

[UPDATE] New Voices 2015 Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
gsu.newvoices@gmail.com

The New Voices Planning Committee is proud to announce that we are now accepting proposals for the 2015 New Voices Conference.

[UPDATE - Deadline Extension] “The Rule of Threes: Death, Humor, and Repetition”

full name / name of organization: 
GSU New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
gsu.newvoices@gmail.com

New Submission Deadline: December 10, 2014

Dirty Talk: The Forms and Language of Pleasure (MadLit) - Abstracts Due 1/3/2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin - Madison
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

Dirty Talk:The Forms and Language of Pleasure
The 11th Annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature (MadLit)
at the University of Wisconsin-Madison // February 26-28, 2015w

The 2015 Summer Institute in Asian American Studies “The Subject(s) of Human Rights”--July 16-18, 2015, Taipei, Taiwan

full name / name of organization: 
National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
siaas2015@gmail.com

The 2015 Summer Institute in Asian American Studies will take place at National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei, Taiwan from July 16 to 18, 2015.

THE ALTERNATIVE DOCUMENT

full name / name of organization: 
Mary O'Neill and Angela Bartram /University of Lincoln
contact email: 
moneill@lincoln.ac.uk

The Alternative Document

Les espaces de Blanchot/ Blanchot’s Spaces

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text - A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics
contact email: 
anionescu@upg-ploiesti.ro

Les espaces de Blanchot

Editeurs : Laura Marin (CESI Bucarest), Arleen Ionescu (UPG Ploiesti)

[UPDATE] Rethinking Democracy in Literature, Language and Culture (DEADLINE EXTENSION]

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
contact email: 
yiannopo@enl.auth.gr

Rethinking Democracy in Literature, Language and Culture
(http://www.enl.auth.gr/democracy/)

Conference of the Hellenic Association for the Study of English
School of English

Changing Screen Cultures: New Archaeologies, Ecologies, Topologies

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies Journal
contact email: 
abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, invites submissions for a special issue on Changing Screen Cultures: New Archaeologies, Ecologies, To

New Media in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Liberia
contact email: 
fvillena@princeton.edu

Revista Liberia will be publishing its third issue in May 2015.

Our third issue invites papers that take an interdisciplinary
approach in exploring the significance of new media and digital

LAW, SPACE AND THE POLITICAL: Critical Legal Conference 2015 (3-5 Sep. 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wrocław, Poland
contact email: 
clc2015@prawo.uni.wroc.pl

Call for Streams – Deadline: 31 March 2015

25 YEARS AFTER THE TRANSFORMATION: LAW AND LEGAL CULTURE IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE (16-17.4.2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Masaryk University in Brno
contact email: 
transformation2015@law.muni.cz

CALL FOR PAPERS
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Deadline: 31 December 2014
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Call for chapters for an edited volume on the subject of progressive psychoanalysis

full name / name of organization: 
Scott Graybow / Editor
contact email: 
scottgraybow@gmail.com

Call for chapters for an edited volume

[UPDATE] "Excess": UCLA Comparative Literature Graduate Conference, February 19-20, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
ucla.complit.conf@gmail.com

http://excess2015.wordpress.com

Excess

February 19-20, 2015
UCLA, Royce Hall, Room 306

[UPDATE] Meaning in Motion: Knowledge, Dialogue, and Discourse CFP Extended

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

Meaning in Motion:
Knowledge, Dialogue, and Discourse
CALL FOR PAPERS
DUE DECEMBER 15th, 2014
Submissions are welcomed for the
21st Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference

Graduate Students & the Public Sphere, in NYC, Feb 28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Association of Fordham University Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
jvanwyck@fordham.edu

The work of graduate students is an increasingly public business. Graduate students of recent years have new ways of engaging publics, including blogs, Twitter, and personal websites.

New Generation to Next Generation 2014: Three Decades of British and Irish Poetry - cfp extended to 19 Dec

full name / name of organization: 
Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre / Institute of English Studies
contact email: 
niall.munro@brookes.ac.uk

New Generation to Next Generation 2014 conference, 13-14 March 2015, IES, London

CFP Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies DUE JAN 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies [www.limina.arts.uwa.edu.au] is a double blind peer reviewed open access online journal, based at the University of Western Australia.

CFP Digitorium DH Conference 9-11 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alabama
contact email: 
eawilson8@ua.edu

Event: Digitorium Digital Humanities Conference

When: Thursday 9th April – Saturday 11th April 2015

Where: University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Women, Writing and Visuality in Contemporary China: A proposed special issue of Frontiers of Literary Studies in China (FLSC)

full name / name of organization: 
Li Guo/ Utah State University
contact email: 
li.guo@usu.edu

Women, Writing and Visuality in Contemporary China
A proposed special issue of
Frontiers of Literary Studies in China (FLSC)
Edited by Géraldine Fiss and Li Guo

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