category: general announcements

International Conference on the History of Hong Kong (10-11 April 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Hong Kong Institute of Education & Hong Kong Shue Yan University
contact email: 
djhkang@ied.edu.hk

Call for Papers:

International Conference on the History of Hong Kong
Interpreting History through Culture and Literature
10-11 April 2015
Hong Kong

Organizers:

"Transgressions," Illinois State University, April 17th [Proposals due Jan 1st]

full name / name of organization: 
Word's Worth English Studies Graduate Committee
contact email: 
krober2@ilstu.edu

Word’s Worth Call for Proposals

Memory in Action: Remembering the Past, Negotiating the Present & Imagining the Future (3/28/2015). Abstracts: 12/1/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Lincoln University in Pennsylvania
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (Lincoln University, Pennsylvania) is requesting proposals/abstracts for its third international conference, to be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

Update-CFP—The Sixties—November 1 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Carmichael, National Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP—The Sixties—November 1 Deadline

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual National Conference
Wednesday, April 1 through Saturday, April 4, 2015

"Intellectual Freedom:" Graduate Conference - University of South Carolina - Deadline Nov. 27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Carolina Department of English
contact email: 
alcatusc@gmail.com

The ALC is pleased to announce The Second Annual Graduate English Conference at the University of South Carolina:

"Intellectual Freedom"

February 27-28, 2015

Time to Translate ⇔Translation in Time, Harvard University, 24-25 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Chiasmi: Harvard-Brown Graduate Student Conference in Italian Studies
contact email: 
chiasmi@fas.harvard.edu

CHIASMI
Harvard-Brown Graduate Student Conference in Italian Studies
Harvard University, 24-25 April 2015

Call for Papers

Time to Translate ⇔Translation in Time

Landscape, Space, and Place conference

full name / name of organization: 
Landscape Studies and Geography Department at Indiana University
contact email: 
IUlandscapeconference@gmail.com

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9th Annual Landscape, Space, and Place Conference
Indiana University – Indiana Memorial Union in Bloomington, Indiana
February 26-28th 2015

Faculty Presentations will be February 26th in the Georgian Room (IMU)
Graduate Presentations will be February 27-28th in State Room East (IMU)

Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult Dystopian and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Miranda Green-Barteet and Meghan Gilbert-Hickey
contact email: 
raceinyalit@gmail.com

Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult
Dystopian and Science Fiction

UPDATE- UGC Sponsored National Conference on Film, Film Studies & Ideology, 12-14 November 2014: Deadline for Abstracts 25.10.14

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Sree Kerala Varma College in collaboration with Centre for Media Studies, Thrissur, Kerala, India
contact email: 
filmideology.conference@yahoo.com

Papers are invited for a national conference on film and film studies, focusing on the cinemas of the world, and the manifest and not-so-manifest mythos that go into their making.

[UPDATE] University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
justin.grant@warrington.ufl.edu

University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

Conference Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015

[UPDATE] African American Literature and Culture Society American Literature Association 26th Annual Conference May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
African American Literature and Culture Society
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
African American Literature and Culture Society
American Literature Association
26th Annual Conference
May 21-24, 2015
The Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Avenue

Call for Papers: Junior Scholars Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
Junior Scholars Workshop
contact email: 
culture@law.columbia.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS - Law & Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop
Columbia Law School, the University of Southern California Center for Law,

African American Literature and Culture Society American Literature Association 26th Annual Conference May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
African American Literature and Culture Society
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
African American Literature and Culture Society
American Literature Association
26th Annual Conference
May 21-24, 2015
The Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Avenue

Court and Spark: An international conference on the work of Joni Mitchell.

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Journalism, University of Lincoln.
contact email: 
rcharnock@lincoln.ac.uk

Court and Spark: An international symposium on the work of Joni Mitchell.

School of English and Journalism,
University of Lincoln, U.K.
July 3rd, 2015.

*Call for papers*

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (19 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism/ Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism
Call for Papers: 2015 Issue
Submission Deadline: 19 January 2015

Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB's English Department
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

University of California, Santa Barbara

Conference Date: February 27-28, 2015
Abstracts Due: December 5, 2014

Craft Critique Culture: Changes & Exchanges (April 10-11, 2015: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Toscano/Annemarie Pearson (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

“My soul would sing of metamorphoses./ But since, o gods, you were the source of these/ bodies becoming other bodies, breathe/ your breath into my book of changes”
—Ovid, The Metamorphoses (trans. Allen Mandelbaum)

As an interdisciplinary conference, Craft Critique Culture encompasses the intersection of critical and creative approaches. In light of this objective, this year’s conference renews this focus through the examination of changes and exchanges. We invite the submission of critical, theoretical, and original creative work from across the humanities, sciences, and legal disciplines that speak to this topic. We are seeking submissions that cover a gamut of methods and forms, from traditional scholarly papers to non-traditional formats and presentations, including film, video, music, fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, visual art and artists’ books, as well as theater and performance.

Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB's English Department
contact email: 
EMCconference@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our fourteenth annual conference, “Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800,” to

[UPDATE] Beyond the Binary

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

Beyond the Binary
(See HERA’s website for an expanded description.)
www.h-e-r-a.org/

The Minetta Review fall 2014 issue -- close date November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Minetta Review
contact email: 
das737@nyu.edu

The Minetta Review is a literary and arts publication managed by undergraduate students at New York University.

CALL FOR PAPER *NEW*: Vol 2, No 4 (2014) Issue - December

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

Research Papers/Manuscripts/Articles/Findings of Sponsored Research Projects/Conference Proceedings are Invited for consideration of Publication In the Up-coming Issue of Socrates!!

ATHE Religion and Theatre Call for Panels: 2015 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Theatre in Higher Education: Religion and Theatre Focus Group
contact email: 
andavis8@umd.edu

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2014

ATHE 2015: Religion and Theatre CFP
CALL FOR PAPERS:

Religion and Theatre Focus Group

Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) Conference

Edited Collection: “I am not what I once was”: Unbecoming Queer Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Paul Walker, Dr. Josh Adair
contact email: 
pwalker1@murraystate.edu , jadair1@murraystate.edu

This essay collection will focus upon the intersection of personal narrative and conceptions of self constructed through the lens of queer theory.

CFP: Caribbean Literature at CEA 2015

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

Call for Papers: Caribbean Literature at CEA 2015
46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

Margaret Cavendish Society Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Professor James Fitzmaurice, Margaret Cavendish Society
contact email: 
j.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS:

THE ELEVENTH INTERNATIONAL

MARGARET CAVENDISH SOCIETY CONFERENCE

18 TO 21 JUNE, 2015

Nicosia, Cyprus

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] Shakespeare and his Contemporaries - Humour in Shakespeare's Arcadia - Florence 23 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The IASEMS Graduate Conference at The British Institute of Florence
contact email: 
ilaria.natali@unifi.it

The abstract submission deadline for "Shakespeare and his Contemporaries: The IASEMS Graduate Conference at The British Institute of Florence" has been extended to November 15, 2014.

Global Asias Conference by Verge: Studies in Global Asias (April 9-11, 2015 at Penn State)

full name / name of organization: 
Verge: Studies in Global Asias
contact email: 
Tina.Chen@psu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

GLOBAL ASIAS CONFERENCE
PENN STATE UNIVERSITY
APRIL 9-11, 2015

CFP: Disability Studies, Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/14; 2/11-14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
labartlett@fhsu.edu

Disability studies is definitely an area that highlights the many faces and many voices that make up the panorama of culture, so in keeping with the theme of this year’s SWPACA conference (“Many F

Mystery Science Theater 3000 and the Culture Riff and the Mash-Up

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Papers and Presentations:
Mystery Science Theater and the Culture of Riffing/the Mash-Up
SWPACA 2015
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/

Graphic Novels, Comics, and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation
contact email: 
Rob.Weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Papers and Presentations: Graphic Novels, Comics and Popular Culture
SWPACA 2015
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/

Zombie Culture-CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Papers/Presentations: Zombie Culture
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association 2015
http://southwestpca.org/
http://conference2015.southwestpca.org

The Human Journal is now open for submissions - Deadline: 20th November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

Article Submission

Third World Women and the Politics of Difference in Feminist Representations, 5-7th March 2015 LCWU, Lahore, Pakistan

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Sadia Zulfiqar, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore, Pakistan
contact email: 
sadiazee7@hotmail.com

European colonialism is a historical event of the distant past; however, Europe is still a reference point for social, cultural, and political debates.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 10/16/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, www.apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

Call for Papers: Film Adaptation PCA/ACA (April 1-4, 2015) New Orleans Marriott

full name / name of organization: 
David L. Moody, Ph.D. Area Chair Film Adaptation/ PCA/ACA
contact email: 
david.moody@oswego.edu

PCA/ACA (April 1-4, 2015) New Orleans Marriott
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
For Conference details go to: http://pcaaca.org

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