category: general announcements

[UPDATE] Collection: The Cartographical Necessity of Exile (abstracts, 9/1/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Karen Elizabeth Bishop
contact email: 
kebishop@fas.harvard.edu

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THE CARTOGRAPHICAL NECESSITY OF EXILE

James and the Women (deadline for proposals, Sept. 30th, 2009; April 7-11, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA (Northeast Modern Language Associaton)
contact email: 
rbode@trentu.ca

NeMLA convention, Montreal, Quebec, April 7-11, 2010

Counter Nature(s): Revising Nature in an Era of Environmental Crisis

full name / name of organization: 
Uppsala University, Sweden
contact email: 
steven.hartman@engelska.uu.se

NIES and Uppsala University are pleased to sponsor a major interdisciplinary research symposium featuring 30 researchers from 10 countries representing more than a dozen academic disciplines.

CFP artciencia 11 (Deadline extended: 26 July 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
artciencia.com, Journal of Art, Science, and Communication
contact email: 
artscience.editor

artciencia.com considers for
publication:
• Essays related to Art, Science or Communication Sciences;
• Portfolios: Artwork of painters, photographers, designers, sculptors;

[REMINDER:DEADLINE EXTENDED to August 1--Call for presentations & proposals

full name / name of organization: 
2009 Mid-Atlantic College Student Literary Magazine Conference
contact email: 
lfriedberg@ccp.edu,dlauro@ocean.edu

The 2009 Mid-Atlantic College Student Literary Magazine Conference, co-hosted by Ocean County College and Community College of Philadelphia will hold its next conference on October 9, 2009, at Ocean C

Gerald Vizenor and Transnationalism (Collection) - deadline for abstracts 31st August 2009

full name / name of organization: 
James Mackay
contact email: 
transnationalvizenor@gmail.com

Contributions are sought for a collection of essays analysing international relations, cosmopolitanism and the transnational in Vizenor’s fiction.

PopMatters' Inaugural 'Directors Spotlight Series' Begins with Pedro Almodovar [Pitch: 7/24 / Final: 8/24]

full name / name of organization: 
PopMatters.com
contact email: 
editor@popmatters.com

PopMatters' Inaugural 'Directors Spotlight Series' Begins with Pedro Almodovar!

Pitch Deadline: 24 July 2009
Final Deadline: 24 August 2009
Contact: Matt Mazur

CFP: Popular Culture and the Classroom SWTX PCA/ACA Feb 10-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
SW TX PCA/ACA
contact email: 
ErikMWalker@aol.com

CFP: Popular Culture and the Classroom
SWTX PCA/ACA February 2010

Intersections: Mind, Body, Time, Space

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
lewestman@utep.edu

The Humanities Education and Research Association invites 250-word proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, and workshops for inclusion in its conference to be held in El Paso, Texas on March 11-13,

Queer Ecocriticism and Literature: 41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA), April 7-11, 201

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
queereco@gmail.com

In her 2008 article “Queering Ecocultural Studies,” Catriona Mortimer-Sandilands appeals for “a critical practice of ecocultural analysis that challenges […] the ways in which natural and ecol

CFP: April 7-11, 2010, Montreal, Quebec

full name / name of organization: 
Agnieszka Gutthy/Southeastern Louisiana University
contact email: 
agutthy@gmail.com

The City as a Place of Exile

CJFS/RCEC General Call for Papers (Refereed Film Studies Journal)

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Journal of Film Studies
contact email: 
cjfsedit@filmstudies.ca


The editors of CJFS/RCEC -- Charles Acland (Communication Studies) and Catherine Russell (Film Studies) at Concordia University, Montreal -- seek high quality manuscripts for general topic issues on Film and Moving Image Studies.

Expanded Screens (Deadline March 1st, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Journal of Film Studies
contact email: 
cjfsedit@filmstudies.ca


The editors of CJFS/RCEC -- Charles Acland (Communication Studies) and Catherine Russell (Film Studies) at Concordia University, Montreal -- seek submissions of manuscripts in film and moving image studies for the following special refereed topic issues. The recommended maximum length for articles is 6000 words. We publish work in English or French.

The epic’s extension today: between expansion and extinction.

full name / name of organization: 
Vincent Dussol ea 741 Université Paul Valéry Montpellier France
contact email: 
vincent.dussol@univ-montp3.fr

The epic’s extension today: between expansion and extinction.
October 21st-23rd 2010, EA 741 with IRIEC’s support, Université Paul Valéry, Montpellier, France.

CFP: Children's and Young Adult Literature and Culture (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA; 2/10/10-2/13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

Submission and Registration Deadline – December 15, 2009

39th ANNUAL BSECS CONFERENCE (January 2010, Oxford, UK) -- revised

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Daniel Cook / British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
academic@bsecs.org.uk

BRITISH SOCIETY FOR EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY STUDIES
39th ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Tuesday 5 January-Thursday 7 January 2010
ST. HUGH'S COLLEGE, OXFORD, U.K.

CFP Deadline: Saturday 26 September 2009

Punk Area Panels: Punk Planet Panel: Albuquerque NM Feb. 10 - 13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
SouthWest/Texas PCA/ACA
contact email: 
mindy.clegg@gmail.com

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference: http://www.swtxpca.org/
Albuquerque, NM February 10 - 13, 2010
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras

Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Fiorindi and Rita Gagliano
contact email: 
lisa_fiorindi@yahoo.ca

Anthology on the Corporate Academy Seeks Submissions

In his recent article “The Last Professor” (NY Times, Jan 09), Stanley Fish

7th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability - 5-7 January 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
contact email: 
support@onsustainability.com

**7th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability**
5-7 January 2011
University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

Inventions of Activism

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Call For Papers
Reconstruction
Issue 10.3
Michael Benton, Alan Clinton, Wes Houp and Danny Mayer
Inventions of Activism

5th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences - 2-5 August 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
contact email: 
support@thesocialsciences.com

**5th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences**
2-5 August 2010
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
http://thesocialsciences.com/conference-2010/

CFP: Race and Gender-- Special Summer Supplement to MP Journal

full name / name of organization: 
MP Journal
contact email: 
Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

MP Journal (http://www.academinist.org ) is an international, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed online journal dedicated to feminism and women's studies.

North Georgia Arts and Letters Conference, February 26-27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
North Georgia College and State University
contact email: 
tbennett@ngcsu.edu

What are the potential benefits and challenges of the growing relationship between the United States and China?

Call for papers:

CFP: The Author-Translator in the European Literary Tradition, Swansea University, 28 June – 1 July 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University, Wales, Great Britain
contact email: 
author-translator@swan.ac.uk

The recent ‘creative turn’ in translation studies has challenged notions of translation as a derivative and uncreative activity which is inferior to ‘original’ writing.

“National Identities and Literature: Problems and Possible Answers" & others

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF Assocition
contact email: 
revista@452f.com

Nº 02 > Call for Papers

Call for Papers #02

CFP: Children in Film SW/TX PCA/ACA Feb 10-13, 2010.

full name / name of organization: 
SW/TX PCA/ACA
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

Proposals are now being accepted for the Children in Film Area of the SW/TX PCA/ACA conference Feb 10-13, 2010 in Albuquerque, NM.(www.swtxpca.org) Submissions pertaining to any aspect of children's

[UPDATE] "H.D. and the Image" feature is still seeking submissions of creative and critical work

full name / name of organization: 
Jacket
contact email: 
Kristina Marie Darling, kristinamariedarling@yahoo.com

Submissions are currently being accepted for a feature, "H.D. and the Image," which is tentatively scheduled for publication in Jacket.

[UPDATE] EAPSU Fall Conference, DEADLINE EXTENDED, AUGUST 1, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
English Association of Pennsylvania State Universities Conference
contact email: 
ljcella@ship.edu

The 2009 EAPSU (English Association of Pennsylvania State Universities) Conference will be held at Shippensburg University, October 22-24, 2009.

Literature and Rhetoric of the Apocalypse: Atlanta, October 22-24. [Graduate]

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia State University: New Voices Conference
contact email: 
NewVoices@langate.gsu.edu

The 10th Annual New Voices Conference focuses on representations of the Apocalypse as they manifest throughout history, across cultures, and in language.

Crossing the Line: Affinities before and after 1900 (Postgraduate Conference featuring keynote speaker Prof. Regenia Gagnier)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
organisers@crossing-the-line.org.uk (please email to subscribe to the conference mailing list)

CALL FOR PAPERS

Keynote Speaker: Professor Regenia Gagnier (University of Exeter)

Publishing Workshop: 'The Future of Academic Publishing' with Paula Kennedy (Palgrave Macmillan)

[UPDATE] STYLE IN THEORY/STYLING THEORY (26-28 NOVEMBER, MALTA)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Malta
contact email: 
styleintheory2009@um.edu.mt

**EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: 30 SEPTEMBER 2009**

STYLE IN THEORY/STYLING THEORY (26-28 November, 2009)
Inaugural Event, International Literary Criticism and Theory Conference Series

Reading Multimedia: Interdisciplinary Approaches

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham University Center for Medieval Studies
contact email: 
blatt@fordham.edu

The “Reading Medieval Multimedia: Interdisciplinary Approaches” session seeks papers across the disciplines of medieval studies that explore avenues for understanding medieval multimedia works, th

Packingtown Review: 2d Issue Deadline -- Sept.1, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Packingtown Review: A Journal of Arts and Scholarship from the University of Illinois at Chicago
contact email: 
editors@packingtownreview.com

The editors of Packingtown Review, published by the University of Illinois Press, invite creative and critical submissions through Sept.1, for its second issue to be released in 2010.

Literary Studies and the Affective Turn Roundtable (September 30 2009; NEMLA April 7-11 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Greenwald Smith/NEMLA
contact email: 
rgs@bu.edu

Call for Papers

Literary Studies and the Affective Turn Roundtable

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010

SSSL 2010 Conference (New Orleans)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Southern Literature
contact email: 
sssl2010@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS: Society for the Study of Southern Literature [SSSL]
EVERYBODY LOVES YOU WHEN YOU’RE DOWN AND SOUTH: Cultural Capital in Hard Times
April 8-11, 2010
Renaissance Pere Marquette Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana

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