category: general announcements

Journal of Intercultural Inquiry

full name / name of organization: 
Geoffrey Nash/University of Sunderland, UK
contact email: 
geoff.nash@sunderland.ac.uk

CFP Journal of Intercultural Inquiry
Call for Papers
Date Submitted:
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UPDATE: CFP: Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives, Proposed Collection of Essays, April 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Anne K. Phillips and Miranda A. Green-Barteet
contact email: 
annek@ksu.edu

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives

CFP: 2016 Literature/Film Association Conference [October 13-16, 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Literature/Film Association
contact email: 
info@litfilm.org

CALL FOR PAPERS

Literature/Film Association Annual Conference
October 13-16, 2016
Rowan University
Glassboro, NJ

“Alternate Worlds”

Risking the Future: Vulnerability, Resistance, Hope - 12-13 July 2016, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
fragile.futures@gmail.com

RISKING THE FUTURE: VULNERABILITY, RESISTANCE, HOPE

An International Conference on the Risk Humanities

Durham University, UK
12-13 July 2016

Keynote Speakers:

[UPDATE] Practical Approaches to Teaching Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)
contact email: 
mhart@wtamu.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Early Modern Women Writers

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Michael Paraskos, Othello's Island (CVAR)
contact email: 
mparaskos@mac.com

Early Modern Women Writers (approx. 1550-1700)
at Othello's Island CVAR, Nicosia, Cyprus
5 to 9 April 2017

Moralities in the Long Nineteenth Century | 18 Feb 2017 / CFP 1 Sept 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
cncs@durham.ac.uk

Moralities in the Long Nineteenth Century

CFP: Alternative Culture "Industries" (MSA 18 Pasadena)

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
mhannah@uoregon.edu

CFP: Alternative Culture "Industries" (MSA 18 Pasadena)

CEDAW and the legality of religious instituions.

full name / name of organization: 
Tapati Bharadwaj/ Lies and Big Feet.
contact email: 
tbharadwaj@yahoo.com

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) was adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, and can be seen as an international bill of rights for women.

Music and Semiotics: Special Issue of The American Journal of Semiotics (deadline: August 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Gilad Elbom
contact email: 
gilad.elbom@gmail.com

The American Journal of Semiotics, a peer-reviewed academic journal, is seeking contributors to a special issue on Music and Semiotics.

UPDATE: The Journal of South Texas English Studies Spring 2016-Rebirth Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of South Texas English Studies
contact email: 
southtexasenglishstudies@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE: April 8, 2016

[UPDATE]: Midwest Modern Language Association, Religion and Literature permanent section, November 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
aschmi48@slu.edu; jason.zirbel@marquette.edu

In keeping with the conference theme “Border States,” the Religion and Literature permanent section invites papers on writers and texts which challenge, question, or reimagine the borderlands betw

SCMLA 2016: Southern Literature (abstracts due March 31)

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mdsursav@central.uh.edu

Submissions are welcomed for this regular session of the SCMLA annual conference to be held in Dallas, TX, November 3-5, 2016.

Rivers of Reflection: Know Your Focus In a Changing Current--October 5-7, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Regional Association for Developmental Education
contact email: 
mradeorg@gmail.com

Across the nation, institutions of higher learning are facing radical changes from many angles, whether they be budgetary, curricular, structural, or otherwise.

BROAD STREET Magazine: interdisciplinary nonfiction magazine reading all year around

full name / name of organization: 
Broad Street Magazine
contact email: 
broadstreetmag@gmail.com

Broad Street is a truly interdisciplinary journal published primarily in print but with a strong web presence.

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​

full name / name of organization: 
American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​
contact email: 
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d

submission via website

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss

Encyclopedia of Spanish Film: 1975-Present

full name / name of organization: 
Salvador Jimenez Murguia, PhD Akita Internaitonal University
contact email: 
salvador.jimenez.murguia@gmail.com

This volume takes up the topic of Spanish Cinema from the Post-Franco period beginning in 1975 to the present.

Exploring Downton Abbey: Critical Essays on the Television Series 15 April / 1 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Scott F. Stoddart, Ph. D.
contact email: 
scottfstoddart@gmail.com

The BBC television series Downton Abbey, developed and produced by Academy Award winner Julian Fellowes, has become a cultural barometer with American viewers harkening back to the days when televised

Indigenous Studies - Midwest Pop/American Culture Assoc. Conference, Oct 6-9 Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
adahan@mnstate.edu

Call for Abstracts

Indigenous Studies Area - Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference, Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O’Hare from Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9.

[UPDATE]: "Black" or "All": An Atlanta University Center Interdisciplinary Discussion on the Black Lives Matter Movement

full name / name of organization: 
Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia
contact email: 
Francine.allen@morehouse.edu

The Morehouse College English Department in collaboration with the Office of the Provost invites academics of all levels to participate in its Tenth Annual Symposium.

Authors Sought for Edited Collection (under contract) on PTSD and Eastwood films

full name / name of organization: 
Allen Redmon and Charles Hamilton, Texas A&M University-Central Texas
contact email: 
eptext2016@gmail.com

With the release of American Sniper (2014), Clint Eastwood brought to the surface an interest in post-traumatic stress disorder that runs throughout his directorial career.

18th Annual British Graduate Shakespeare Conference, 2 - 4 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
British Graduate Shakespeare Conference
contact email: 
britgrad.conference@gmail.com

Please share the following CfP with any graduate students who may be interested. Deadline for Paper Proposals: 23:59 GMT on Monday 21 March 2016.

[UPDATE] Pop Culture panel at MMLA 2016 Nov 10-13

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mmlapopculture2016@gmail.com

In the spirit of this year’s conference theme of “Border States,” we welcome papers that explore borders in all their diverse forms in popular culture.

Pacific Coast Philology: Essay Submissions Welcome

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rburwick@scrippscollege.edu

Pacific Coast Philology, the journal of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA), publishes peer-reviewed essays of interest to scholars in the classical and modern languages, liter

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016) Deadline April 29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016)

MMLA American Literature 1 Panel

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/ MMLA
contact email: 
srushford-spence@lourdes.edu

With the theme of “Border States” in mind, we welcome papers exploring the intersections between stubborn divisions and promising coalitions across lines of race, class, region, and nation in Amer

Roots at 40: Reflections and Remembrances, October 6-7, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Goodwin College
contact email: 
rlaist@goodwin.edu

In the final week of January, 1977, the ABC miniseries Roots became the most-watched television program of all time.

Call for Papers 2016 - 30th April

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Estudos Anglo-Americanos
contact email: 
reaa.abrapui@gmail.com

REVISTA ESTUDOS ANGLO-AMERICANOS – REAA
CALL FOR PAPERS 2016

Pomona Valley Review 10 Needs Your Poetry, Art, and Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Pomona Valley Review
contact email: 
theeditors@pomonavalleyreview.com

CALL FOR POETRY, FICTION, AND ART:

Poverty, Welfare, & Religion: Towards Understanding and Addressing Working Poverty in the United States

full name / name of organization: 
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion/Jewish Family Service
contact email: 
mloadenthal@huc.edu

Poverty, Welfare, & Religion:
Towards Understanding and Addressing Working Poverty in the United States

CALL FOR PAPERS & PRESENTATIONS

CFP: Tea with the Sphinx Ancient Egypt and the Modern Imagination 23-24/09/16

full name / name of organization: 
University of Birmingham
contact email: 
teawiththesphinx@gmail.com

23-24 September 2016
University of Birmingham, UK

Call for Papers Portals Spring 2016 (EXTENDED 3/21 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
SFSU Comparative Literature Student Association
contact email: 
submissions@portalsjournal.com

Call for Papers

Portals, Spring 2016, Volume 13

Wreck Park Journal is Accepting Essays and Reviews for Summer Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

WRECK PARK: A Journal of Interesting Fictions, Interested Criticism

CFP: Celebrating Communities of Practice in Digital Humanities | #DF16RU | 4/15/16 |Rice U 9/22-24/16

full name / name of organization: 
Spencer Keralis / Digital Frontiers
contact email: 
digitalfrontiers@unt.edu

In celebration of its Fifth Anniversary, Digital Frontiers invites members of the digital humanities community to submit proposals sharing their passions as they engage in digital endeavors.

The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium
contact email: 
t.r.lyons@massey.ac.nz

The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium
25-28 April 2017
At Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand

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