category: general announcements

Angles and _limes_: Examining and challenging research in Anglo-American studies (12/15/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Angles: French Perspectives on the Anglophone World
contact email: 
yan.brailowsky@u-paris10.fr

The second issue of Angles, the new online journal published by the SAES, will aim at examining “angles and limes” in Anglo-American studies.

Brevity is the soul of wit (12/15/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Angles: French Perspectives on the Anglophone World
contact email: 
yan.brailowsky@u-paris10.fr

For its inaugural issue, Angles: French Perspectives on the Anglophone World welcomes original proposals inspired by the celebrated aphorism: ‘Brevity is the soul of wit’.

11 Literature in English Symposium: Poetry and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
lies2015poetry@gmail.com, kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl

11th Literature in English Symposium: Poetry and Beyond with Muldoon and Hayes

The View from Above: Cosmopolitan Culture and its Critics

full name / name of organization: 
Special edition of New Scholar
contact email: 
viewfromaboveconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers
‘The View from Above: Cosmopolitan Culture and its Critics’

Chat with a Journal Editor at MLA Vancouver, 9–10 January, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Council of Editors of Learned Journals
contact email: 
gmacphee@wcupa.edu

MLA members—especially graduate students and junior faculty—are invited to chat with a journal editor at the MLA Convention.

CFP: South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture (abstracts 15 Jan 2015; full papers 20 April 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Review
contact email: 
robinfield_at_kings.edu

South Asian Review, the refereed journal of the South Asian Literary Association, invites submissions for its 2015 Special Topic Issue, 36.3, devoted to South Asian Canadian Literature.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 12/07/2014

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

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

[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

A Panel on Jorge Luis Borges in "Blind Creations: An International Conference on Blindness and the Arts" June 28-30 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of London, UK
contact email: 
max_ubelaker@uml.edu

Title:

Against Seeing: Jorge Luis Borges’ Literary Imagination

Panel Description:

Forum essay prize 2015 - translating cultures

full name / name of organization: 
Forum for Modern Language Studies
contact email: 
dee3@st-and.ac.uk

The Forum Prize 2015 – Call for Articles

The Forum for Modern Language Studies Prize competition 2015 invites submissions on the subject of translating cultures.

CFP: Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800, 9-11 July 2015 (Abstracts due 7 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Domestic Devotions Project, University of Cambridge
contact email: 
domestic.devotions@hist.cam.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800
An Interdisciplinary Conference
9-11 July 2015 University of Cambridge

CFP: Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Domestic Devotions Project, University of Cambridge
contact email: 
domestic.devotions@hist.cam.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800
An Interdisciplinary Conference
9-11 July 2015 University of Cambridge

Popular Music Fandom and the Public Sphere: A One Day Symposium, 10th April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Mark Duffett, University of Chester
contact email: 
m.duffett@chester.ac.uk

University of Chester,
Friday, 10th April 2015

Keynote speaker: Dr Cornel Sandvoss, University of Surrey

CINE CRI ’15: 10-11.06.2015

full name / name of organization: 
CINE CRI ’15: II. International Film Studies and Cinematic Arts Conference
contact email: 
info@cinecriconference.org

CINE CRI ’15: II.

[Reminder] Cannibalism in Fiction panel for ASLE 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Assoc. for the Study of Literature and the Environment Conf. 2015
contact email: 
mcfarlands@nsula.edu

November 30th deadline

What Lies Beneath the Clothes of Culture? Cannibalism in Fiction

Intersections of E.E. Cummings and John Dos Passos

full name / name of organization: 
The John Dos Passos Society and the E.E. Cummings Society
contact email: 
Victoria Bryan (vbryan@clevelandstatecc.edu) and Michael Webster (websterm@gvsu.edu)

At the 2015 American Literature Association conference in Boston, MA (May 21-25), the John Dos Passos Society will hold a joint panel with the E.E. Cummings Society.

Teaching John Dos Passos: Round Table Discussion

full name / name of organization: 
John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
Victoria M. Bryan (vbryan@clevelandstatecc.edu

At the 2015 American Literature Association conference held in Boston, MA, May 21-25, the John Dos Passos Society will hold a teaching round table.

Age of Alterity: Age of the Other

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association Working Group on Critical Pedagogy
contact email: 
gtaylor2@pasadena.edu, smitcho@masonlive.gmu.edu

CFP

Cultural Studies Association Working Group on Critical Pedagogy

13th Annual Meeting of the Cultural Studies Association, May 21-24, 2015

[UPDATE]SWPACA Conference, Motor Culture and the Road, Feb. 11-14, 2015 Extended Deadline November 15

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

Join the Motor Culture and the Road Area for the 36th annual SWPACA conference.

This year's theme is: “Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture”.

Humanities and/in the Public Sphere

full name / name of organization: 
Virginia Humanities Conference
contact email: 
thowe@marymount.edu

“The Humanities and/in the Public Sphere”
Marymount University
Arlington, VA
April 10-11, 2015

UPDATE: [Deadline Extension to 27 Nov] Hybrid Poetry and/as Pedagogy April 2-5, 2015, Osaka, Japan

full name / name of organization: 
Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities (ACAH)
contact email: 
jspolley@hkbu.edu.hk, dean.a.f.gui@polyu.edu.hk

1. Title
Hybrid Poetry and/as Pedagogy.
2. Background

[UPDATE] The IAFOR International Conference on Education

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
iice@iafor.org

*Abstract submission deadline extended to January 1, 2015

The IAFOR International Conference on Education - Dubai 2015

http://iice.iafor.org

After Extinction

full name / name of organization: 
Center for 21st Century Studies
contact email: 
c21@uwm.edu

A conference at the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21), UW-Milwaukee
April 30-May 2, 2015

Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor, UK
contact email: 
travelandconflict@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor

Global Cities and Cosmopolitan Dreams, 1st International Symposium (Barcelona, Spain: 18th to 20th of May, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

1st International Symposium: Global Cities and Cosmopolitan Dreams

Creating Characters, Inventing Lives: The Art of the Self, 2nd International Symposium (Barcelona, Spain: 14th - 16th May, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

2nd International Symposium: Creating Characters, Inventing Lives: The Art of the Self

Love, Lust and Longing: Rethinking Intimacy, 5th International Symposium (Barcelona, Spain: 11th to 13th of May, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

5th International Symposium: Love, Lust and Longing: Rethinking Intimacy

Sideways in Time [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives Conference
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives:

Special journal issue of Text Matters on 'Gothic Matters'

full name / name of organization: 
Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet, University of Lausanne
contact email: 
agnieszka.soltysikmonnet@unil.ch

Once considered escapist or closely linked to fantasy, the Gothic genre (or mode, as scholars increasingly call it) has recently begun to be explored for its material concerns and engagement with real

Journal Submission CFP: Verge - Studies in Global Asias (Special Topic: Asian Urbanisms and Urbanizations)

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

JOURNAL ANNOUNCEMENT
VERGE: Studies in Global Asias
Senior Editors, Tina Chen and Eric Hayot

Sexual Bullying, Humanity and the Abuse of Power: Bullying and the Abuse of Power Projec

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
bully5@inter-disciplinary.net

Sexual Bullying, Humanity and the Abuse of Power
Bullying and the Abuse of Power Project

Wednesday 6th May – Friday 8th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

Storytelling: The Storytelling Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
story7@inter-disciplinary.net

Storytelling
The Storytelling Project

Saturday 2nd May – Monday 4th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

Evil, Women and the Feminine The Evil, Women and the Feminine Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ewf7@inter-disciplinary.net

Evil, Women and the Feminine
The Evil, Women and the Feminine Project
Wednesday 6th May – Friday 8th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

Pluralism: Addressing the Challenges of the Modern Nation-State The Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pic10@inter-disciplinary.net

Pluralism: Addressing the Challenges of the Modern Nation-State
The Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship Project: 10th Global Meeting

Saturday 2nd May – Monday 4th May 2015

Violence: The Violence Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
v13@inter-disciplinary.net

Violence
The Violence Project: 13th Global Meeting

Sunday 10th May – Tuesday 12th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

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