category: general announcements

[UPDATE] Writing Faculties: Intersections of Creativity and Pedagogy (NeMLA April 7-11, 2010; due 9/15/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association, 41st Annual Conference, Montreal
contact email: 
njs16@psu.edu

The purpose of this panel is to mark intersections between creativity and pedagogy, focusing on teacher-poets.

How does working in a classroom inform the making of poetry?

“Epistolary (Inter)actions: The Sociable(?) Space of Letters” (SCSECS 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Terra Caputo/Allegheny College
contact email: 
tcaputo@allegheny.edu

Despite the seemingly private and solitary nature of letter writing, there are a number of ways in which letters and, in a broader sense, the epistolary form work to create communities of readers and

Nightmare - UCL English Graduate Conference March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University College London/Institute of English Studies, University of London
contact email: 
nightmareconference10@googlemail.com

The 2010 Ucl English Graduate Society Conference seeks to address ideas of nightmare, in all their myriad forms.

NeMLA 2010--Whose Africa?: Representations of Africa in Contemporary African and Diasporic Literature

full name / name of organization: 
John Hyland & Minna Niemi / University at Buffalo
contact email: 
jhyland@buffalo.edu; mjniemi@buffalo.edu

The global imaginary is marked by a long history of claims made to Africa by a range of western writers and thinkers as disparate as Hegel and Conrad.

Game Studies Area - National PCA/ACA Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association National Conference
contact email: 
digitalgames.pcaaca@gmail.com

Game Studies: 2010 PCA/ACA National Conference.

50th Anniversary Conference of the Linguistic Circle of Manitoba and North Dakota (LCMND), Grand Forks, ND, October 15-17, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Linguistic Circle of Manitoba and North Dakota
contact email: 
michelle.m.sauer@und.nodak.edu

We are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Linguistic Circle of
Manitoba and North Dakota, 1959-2009

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed "Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry," looks for articles for its Winter 2009 Special Issue on DELEUZE.

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed “Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry,” seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical/theoret

Thinking Gender 2010

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA'S Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN
announces
THE TWENTIETH ANNUAL GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
2010 Thinking Gender
Friday, February 5, 2010
UCLA FACULTY CENTER

NeMLA Panel: Genre, Invention, and Modernity in Nineteenth Century Spain. April 7-11, 2010; Montreal, Quebec

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association 41st Annual Conference
contact email: 
Paula.A.Sprague@dartmouth.edu

Genre, Invention, and Modernity in Nineteenth Century Spain

[UPDATE]Re-Imagining First-Year Composition - NEMLA 2010 (deadline September 30, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Carol-Ann Farkas/Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Carol-Ann.Farkas@mcphs.edu

Re-Imagining First-Year Composition Roundtable at the Northeast Modern Language Association meeting, Montreal Canada, April 7-11, 2010.

Call for Book Reviews

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

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities: an Online Open Access E-Journal (ISSN 0975–2935) is looking for publishers and authors who are interested in getting their books reviewed

International Journal of Academic Research

full name / name of organization: 
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
contact email: 
edit@ijar.lit.az

Dear colleagues!

31th Annual Conference (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA; 2/10-13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Sally Sanchez, Southwest Texas Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
pcaacaswtx@sbcglobal.net

CFP: 31th Annual Conference (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA; 2/10-13/10)

Join us in sunny Albuquerque! SWTXPCA.ORG
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association

Assessing the Effectiveness of First-Year Writing Programs (11/1/2009, CEA 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Jerry Alexander / College English Association
contact email: 
jjalexan@presby.edu

March 25-27, 2010
San Antonio, Texas
Sheraton Gunter Hotel
209 East Houston Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

CFP Philosophy and Kafka August 2-6, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
INternational Society for the Study of European Ideas
contact email: 
bmoran@ucalgary.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline!! - Sigma Tau Delta's Student Conference on Literature, Rhetoric, and Composition

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta – Xi Alpha Chapter announce an extended submission deadline for The Second Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference

Conspiracy Theories and Belief in the Paranormal

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA National Conference
contact email: 
gablingers @ gmail.com

For the 2010 PCA/ACA National Conference, March 31-April 3, 2010 at the Renaissance Grand Hotel St. Louis

Call for Movie Reviews - Jura Gentium Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
www.jgcinema.org
contact email: 
f.dellucchese@gmail.com

The journal “Jura Gentium Cinema” (www.jgcinema.org) is seeking reviews (between 5000 and 10000 words) for the following movies:

CFP-SWTXPCA-Presidents and Film 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Rob Weiner Texas Tech Univeristy
contact email: 
rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

CFP: Presidents on Film SWPCA 2010
Rweiner5@sbcglobal.net
Robert G. Weiner

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association

CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

full name / name of organization: 
Max Haiven
contact email: 
haivenmf@mcmaster.ca

CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

Edited by Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven

Debating African Literature: Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo

full name / name of organization: 
Maik Nwosu & Obiwu
contact email: 
mnwosu@du.edu & obiwu1@gmail.com

Debating African Literature (Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo) - Call for Papers

[UPDATE] New deadline Theories and Forms of Allegory from Middle Age to Modernity international conference Contributors needed!

full name / name of organization: 
Carlo Tirinanzi de Medici - Università di Trento
contact email: 
allegoria.trento@gmail.com

--English version below --
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Lʼallegoria: teorie e forme tra medioevo e modernità
Per comprendere la letteratura occidentale quello di allegoria è un concetto cardine, si

2nd Global Conference: Culture, Politics, Ethics (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cpe2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Culture, Politics, Ethics

Friday 12th March - Sunday 14th March 2010
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers

MP Journal: seeking submission for Winter 09 issue on Women and Families

full name / name of organization: 
MPJournal: an Online Feminist Journal, www.academinist.org/mp
contact email: 
Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

Women and Families: MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well written inquiries on the subject of women and families.

2nd Global Conference: Ethics in Public Life (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
epl2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Ethics in Public Life

Monday 15th March - Wednesday 17th March 2010
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers

CFP: "Thresholds of Utopia/Dystopia" - A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities - Fall 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities by Humanities Education Research Association
contact email: 
davidahatch@live.com

Guest Editor: Dr. David A. Hatch, Utah Valley University

Academic Leadership During the “Big” Squeeze: The Budget Vice (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Associatiion
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Academic Leadership During the “Big” Squeeze: The Budget Vice (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); a Special Topics panel at CEA 2010

Academic Administrative Leadership: Open Topic (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Associatiion
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Academic Administrative Leadership: Open Topic (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); A Special Topics panel at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Anatomy of Violence in Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Anatomy of Violence in Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Reconciliation in Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Reconciliation in Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Literature and the Healing Arts / Literature and Medicine (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Literature and the Healing Arts / Literature and Medicine (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010): NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

: Literature and Work: Literature of/about the Laborer (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, "Literature and Work: Literature of/about the Laborer" (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Literature and Law//Literature and Criminal Justice (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Literature and Law//Literature and Criminal Justice (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Language and Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers, Interdisciplinary Approaches to Language and Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010); NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

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