category: general announcements

[Update] Music Contingencies in Narrated Americas

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA), New Brunswik, NJ April 7-10, 2011
contact email: 
ezaramel@princeton.edu

The purpose of this session is to generate a forum for discussion and theoretical intervention among and within the musical and prosaic work of art.

Literature and War (11/1/2010-3/31-4/2/2011)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
MWoolbright@siena.edu

Call for Papers, CEA 2011 | FORTUNES
42nd Annual Conference | March 31 - April 2, 2011 | St. Petersburg, Florida

[UPDATE]Memory of Borders, Borders of Memory: Life Writing at a Distance

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA, April 7-10, 2011, Rutgers University
contact email: 
profgood@hotmail.com

This panel invites papers on “Life Writing at a Distance,” broadly defining both life writing and “distance” as spatial/geographical or temporal remove: Topobiography; eco-biography; heroic me

Textual Materialities: Speaking Objects

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session for Kalamazoo 2011
contact email: 
bcm2107@columbia.edu

Call for Papers, Kalamazoo 2011:
“Textual Materialities: Speaking Objects”

[REMINDER] Interrogating Complicities: Postcolonial, Queer and the Threat of the Normative; ABSTRACT DEADLINE SEPT. 5th

full name / name of organization: 
Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
contact email: 
complicitiesconf@gmail.com

Title: Interrogating Complicities: Postcolonial, Queer and the Threat of the Normative
Date: November 15th - 16th, 2010
ABSTRACT DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 5th

Call for Articles-Sequential Art, Graphic Novels, comics and Education

full name / name of organization: 
Rob Weiner
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

CFP: Sequential Art, Graphic Novels, and Comics in Education
Edited by Robert G. Weiner and Carrye Syma Texas Tech University Library

Design Research with RMIT University Press

full name / name of organization: 
RMIT Publishing
contact email: 
joseph.gelfer@rmit.edu.au

Design Research with RMIT University Press: Call for Proposals

BWe Special Issue: Multimodal Composing

full name / name of organization: 
Barbara Gleason
contact email: 
bgleason@ccny.cuny.edu

Learning Outcomes and Assessment (11/1/2010, 3/31-4/2/2011)

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

Call for Papers: Learning Outcomes and Assessment at CEA 2011
Call for Papers, CEA 2011 | FORTUNES
42nd Annual Conference | March 31 - April 2, 2011 | St. Petersburg, Florida

Publishing your poetry books with Cyberwit.net

full name / name of organization: 
Cyberwit.net
contact email: 
editorpoems@yahoo.com

Publishing a manuscript rewards the author in several ways. The wide review of the book will certainly establish the author's fame in the world of letters.

Poems Invited for Dec. 2010 Issue of Taj Mahal Review (17th Issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Cyberwit.net
contact email: 
editorpoems@yahoo.com

Poems and stories may be submitted by all authors, whether first-time or published writers.

Kalamazoo 2011: "Rhetorical and Authoritative Uses of Aesthetics in Medieval Literature"

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Elam / Saint Louis University Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
melam@slu.edu

This panel discussion will explore how aesthetics might be understood not only as an end in literary form/production, but also as a means by which medieval artists (poets, writers, illuminators, jewel

The Languages of James Joyce, NeMLA convention, April 7-10, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Salvatore Pappalardo, Maria Kager/Rutgers University
contact email: 
salvatop@rci.rutgers.edu, mariakager@yahoo.com

This panel welcomes papers investigating Joyce’s multilingualism.

Georgia State University's New Voices Conference

full name / name of organization: 
"Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" / Georgia State University - English Department
contact email: 
NewVoices@langate.gsu.edu

Georgia State New Voices Conference 2010, October 7-9: What makes us laugh? Why is humor such an important cross-cultural phenomenon and universal human trait?

CFP: Native American Literature at CEA (March 31-April 2, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin D. Carson / Bridgewater State University
contact email: 
benjamin.carson@gmail.com

Kalamazoo CFP: "The Aristocracy and the Medieval Hunt" (9/15/10; 5/12/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Seigneurie: Group for the Study of the Nobility, Lordship, and Chivalry
contact email: 
judkins.7@osu.edu

CFP: "The Aristocracy and the Medieval Hunt"

Sponsored by Seigneurie: Group for the Study of Nobility, Lordship, and Chivalry

46th International Congress on Medieval Studies
May 12-15, 2011

UPDATE - CFP: ecloga (postgraduate journal)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Strathclyde
contact email: 
levelsix@strath.ac.uk

CFP: China: Literature and Social Movements

full name / name of organization: 
XCP: Cross Cultural Poetics
contact email: 
mnowak2@washcoll.edu

XCP: Cross Cultural Poetics seeks scholarly essays, translators, and book reviewers for a special double issue on "China: Literature and Social Movements" that we will publish in 2011.

25-29 May 2011 'PSi #17: Camillo 2.0: Technology, Memory, Experience' (Utrecht, NL)

full name / name of organization: 
Performance Studies international / Utrecht University
contact email: 
L.L.Karreman@uu.nl

Call for Proposals

Camillo 2.0: Technology, Memory, Experience
Performance Studies international #17

25-29 May 2011, Utrecht, the Netherlands

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association Joint Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
San Antonio, Texas
April 20-23, 2011
Marriott Rivercenter

Performing Knowledge-NEMLA 2011-April 7-10

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sean.barry@rutgers.edu, john.savarese@rutgers.edu

This panel invites papers that examine how literary texts perform knowledge, and how literature becomes an object of scholarly knowledge in a variety of disciplinary settings.

CFP - NYU Fall Colloquium in American Literature and Culture (9/17/10)

full name / name of organization: 
New York University
contact email: 
nyucalc@gmail.com

Future of Mobile at MODS 2010: Call for Participation Open for India’s Mobile Developer Conference and ends on 19 Aug 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Saltmarch Media
contact email: 
rajuarora03@gmail.com

Future of Mobile at MODS 2010: Call for Participation Open for India’s Mobile Developer Conference

National Seminar on The Imaginary Homelands of Salman Rushdie

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Gauhati University
contact email: 
anjalidaimari@yahoo.com, bora.manashi@rediffmail.com

“It may be that writers in my position, exiles or emigrants or expatriates are haunted by some sense of loss, some urge to reclaim, to look back, even at the risk of being mutated into pillars of sa

CSUF Creative Writing Workshop Weekend; November 12-14, 2010; Call for Participants

full name / name of organization: 
CWC California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
jisip@fullerton.edu

Creative Writing Workshop Weekend

CFP: Children in Film

full name / name of organization: 
SWTXPCA/ACA Joint Conference April 20-23, 2011
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

Proposals are now being accepted for the Children in Film Area of the 31st annual PCA/ACA & SWTX PCA/ACA joint conference April 20-23, 2011, in San Antonio, TX.(www.swtxpca.org).

Flaming Bodies in Ken Russell's *The Devils*; Western Michigan U, Kalamazoo; May 12-15, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn Arner, Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship (SMFS)
contact email: 
larner@brocku.ca

Twenty-minute papers sought for a conference panel investigating a nexus of issues surrounding bodies, gender, and sexuality in Ken Russell's film *The Devils* (1971), which depicts a trial of wi

42nd College English Association Conference: March 31 - April 2, 2011, St. Petersburg, Florida

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

Call for Papers, CEA 2011 | FORTUNES
42nd Annual Conference | March 31 - April 2, 2011 | St. Petersburg, Florida

“Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I myself am good-fortune.”

[UPDATE] Prove It On Me: Ambivalent Lesbian Representation in the Harlem Renaissance (30 Sept. 2010, NEMLA 7-10 Apr. 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Phillip Zapkin / NEMLA
contact email: 
pzapkin@uvm.edu

The Harlem Renaissance tried to fill socially-constructed absences in African-Americans’ group identity (such as humanity, art, masculinity, morality) by creating a respectable black middle class.

Nineteenth Century British Literature - October 30 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal, Volume 2, Issue 2
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

The peer-reviewed Pennsylvania Literary Journal is now accepting essays, book reviews, short stories, poetry and interviews from academics across the world for our fourth issue of the Pennsylvania Lit

Journal Call for submissions: Deadline 1/2/10

full name / name of organization: 
Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity
contact email: 
connect@bloomu.edu

Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity, a national journal published by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and the Frederick Douglass Institute Collabor

Southeast Asian Review of English (SARE), No. 50 - Singapore & Malaysia Special Issue (January 31st, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Southeast Asian Review of English (SARE)
contact email: 
takoh@ntu.edu.sg

Southeast Asian Review of English (SARE), No. 50 (July, 2011 publication date)

Theme: Re-Framing Contemporary Malaysian and Singaporean Literature

Poetic Devices & Narrative Dynamics: Call For Panel Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative Conference 2011
contact email: 
lgleich@umd.edu

Below is a call for submissions to a proposed panel at the 2011 ISSN Conference.

Multiple Childhoods/Multidisciplinary Perspectives: Interrogating Normativity in Childhood Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Childhood Studies, Rutgers University-Camden
contact email: 
dtcook@camden.rutgers.edu

We invite submissions for participation in a conference hosted by the Department of Childhood Studies of Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey, USA on Multiple Childhoods/ Multidisciplinary Perspec

Edited Collection -- Eugene O'Neill's One Act Plays (1/1/11 & 7/1/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Y. Bennett, University of Wisconsin - Whitewater & Benjamin D. Carson, Bridgewater State College
contact email: 
bennettm@uww.edu

CFP

Eugene O’Neill’s One-Act Plays

Editors: Michael Y. Bennett and Benjamin D. Carson

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