category: general announcements

[UPDATE] POST-CRASH IRISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE: ITS EMERGENCE AND INFLUENCE, 27-28 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong Institute of Education Hong, Kong Shue Yan University
contact email: 
post.crash.emergence@gmail.com

27-28 May 2016, Hong Kong

Keynote speakers:
Anne Mulhall, University College Dublin
Eugene O’Brien, Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick

Guest Poet: Trevor Joyce

Rebecca Harding Davis at ALA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World
contact email: 
mischa.renfroe@mtsu.edu

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World welcomes proposals for an open topic session at the American Literature Association’s Annual Conference.

Call for Submissions (ongoing): The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945

full name / name of organization: 
Janine Utell, Editor / The Space Between
contact email: 
janine.utell@gmail.com

The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945 is a peer-reviewed digital journal devoted to interdisciplinary scholarship on the period bracketed by the two World Wars.

Freaked and Othered Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
Aidan Diamond and Lauranne Poharec / Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics
contact email: 
lp0828@mun.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics Special Issue
Freaked and Othered Bodies in Comics

Fitzgerald - Open - ALA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
contact email: 
mgf10@psu.edu

The F.

[Update] Medieval Globalisms: Movement in the Global Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
The Medieval Studies Institute of Indiana University
contact email: 
mblizard@indiana.edu

Keynote Speaker Announced: Cecily Hilsdale, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University

New England Theatre Journal - Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
New England Theatre Journal, Stuart Hecht, Editor
contact email: 
hecht@bc.edu

New England Theatre Journal (a publication of the New England Theatre Conference) invites submissions for its year 2016 edition.

Politics, Pedagogy, & Protest in Academia

full name / name of organization: 
Coastal Plains Graduate Liberal Arts Conference
contact email: 
coastalplains.uh@gmail.com

Event: 04/15/2016-04/16/2016
Location: Houston, Texas
Abstract Due Date: 01/15/2016

21 Century Performance and Research, 9-11 March 2016, University of Malta

full name / name of organization: 
21 Century Performance and Research Annual Conference hosted by the School of Performing Arts (University of Malta)
contact email: 
stefan.aquilina@um.edu.mt

21 Century Performance and Research
Annual Conference hosted by
the School of Performing Arts (University of Malta)

9-11 March 2016

Call for Proposals

Keynote Speakers:

Everyday Stowe: The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society’s 20th Anniversary Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
contact email: 
stoweconference2016@gmail.com

Everyday Stowe: The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society’s 20th Anniversary Conference
Spokane, WA
June 24-26, 2016

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Jared Champion (Young Harris College) and Pete Kunze (University of Texas at Austin)
contact email: 
standupintellectuals@gmail.com

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

Taking a Stand: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals

Nineteenth-Century Programme Music

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/programmemusic.html

Nineteenth-Century Programme Music

25-27 November 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

[UPDATE] REMINDER: PRESUMED AUTONOMY: LITERATURE AND ART IN THEORY AND PRACTICE 10–13 MAY 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
autonomy@english.su.se

Deadline for paper proposals: 15 December, 2015

VISAWUS 2016 Conference: Transgressions, Austin, TX September 29-October 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States (VISAWUS)
contact email: 
visawus2016@gmail.com

The Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies of the Western United States invites papers on transgressions of established boundaries, ways of seeing transgression, those who transgressed, and behaviors or

Milton Special Session / RMMLA Convention Oct 6-8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
clayldaniel@live.com or clay.daniel@utrgv.edu.

Papers on any aspect of Milton for the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, at the Hilton Salt Lake City Center Oct 6-8, 2016.

C PRACSIS International Conference on History, Theory and Writing 11&12January 2016 • Changanassery, Kerala, India

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Performance Research and Cultural Studies in South Asia In Association with The Institute of Social Justice, Australian Catholic University and The Department of English, SB College Changanassery.
contact email: 
cpracsis@gmail.com

C PRACSIS announces its 2016 edition of International Conference on 'History, Theory and Writing'.

CFP, Panel(s): The Business of Literature: Authorship, Publishing, Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
Vance Byrd and Ervin Malakaj
contact email: 
byrdvl@grinnell.edu

CFP, Panel(s): The Business of Literature: Authorship, Publishing, Aesthetics
Fortieth Annual German Studies Association Conference
September 29 – October 2, San Diego, CA

Music and Power in the Baroque Era

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/musicpower.html

Music and Power in the Baroque Era

11-13 November 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

Play Me a Story: Videogames as Narrative

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University
contact email: 
videogamesasnarrative@gmail.com

Despite the exponential rise of videogames in contemporary culture (the gaming industry now being more lucrative than film) critical consideration of games as narrative texts remains in its infancy.

[UPDATE] Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference April 29-30 [JANUARY 15 Deadline]

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group at California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
dsandner@fullerton.edu

Call for Papers for the Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference to be held at Cal State Fullerton, April 29-30, 2016. Confirmed Special Guests: Dr.

[UPDATE - DATE CHANGE] Engaging Society Through Literature and Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures / L'Association des littératures canadiennes et québécoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca

Le français suit

CALL FOR SESSIONS AND PAPERS

Engaging Society through Literature and Criticism

Music Criticism 1900-1950

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/20musicriticism.html

Music Criticism 1900-1950

organized by
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini (Lucca)
Societat Catalana de Musicologia, Barcelona

ENGLISH FORUM: JOURNAL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Gauhati University
contact email: 
lalankishoresingh@gmail.com

ENGLISH FORUM: JOURNAL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY.
CALL FOR PAPERS.

UPDATE

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

HERA
Call for Papers
Humanities Education and Research Association
Annual Conference, 23-26 March
New Orleans, LA

The Nature of Our Humanity

The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/saintsaens.html

The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns

07-09 October 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

CFP - 47th Mythopoeic Conference, "Faces of Mythology: Ancient, Medieval, Modern," San Antonio, TX Aug. 5-8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Mythopoeic Society
contact email: 
visualweasel@yahoo.com

Mythcon 47, Omni Colonnade, San Antonio, TX. Guests of Honor: Midori Snyder (author) and Andrew Lazo (scholar). http://mythcon.org. Inspired by the 60th anniversary of C.S.

[UPDATE - DEADLINE EXTENDED] Chiasma Issue 3: Philosophy and The Future

full name / name of organization: 
Chiasma: A Site for Thought
contact email: 
chiasma.asiteforthought@gmail.com

Philosophy, being untimely, is inexorably embedded in time, dedicated to the future.

Musical Exchanges between Italy and Spain in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/italyspain.html

[UPDATE] deadline extended to January 11, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Space Between Society: Literature and Culture 1914-1945
contact email: 
ariel.buckley@mcgill.ca

The 18th annual conference of the Space Between Society focuses on the concept of surveillance—watching, listening, recording—as it relates to literature, art, history, music, theatre, media, and

CFP: Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders Transnational Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference
in Transnational American Studies (7th Annual) at Binghamton University

Call for Proposals: Social Justice for LGBTQ Identities in the Borderlands (Submission Deadline Dec. 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

Social Justice for LGBTQ Identities in the Borderlands/Justicia Social para las Identidades LGBTQ en la Región Fronteriza

New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, March 21-25, 2016

DEADLINE EXTENDED to Dec 15 - Appetites: Discourses of Consumption, ft. Rey Chow

full name / name of organization: 
20th Annual CLIFF Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
contact email: 
cliffumich2016@gmail.com

Keynote: “A Tale of Deliveries”
Rey Chow, Duke University
Thursday, March 10, 2015 at 5:00pm

Call for Papers
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2015.

New website "Why Social Theory?" Seeks Pedagogy Contributors

full name / name of organization: 
"Why Social Theory?"
contact email: 
whysocialtheory@hotmail.com

The Committee on Social Theory at the University of Kentucky is excited to announce our forthcoming project, the website “Why Social Theory?”

TAU Journal of Literary and Visual Arts: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/Lourdes University
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

We are accepting submissions through January 30:

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Rules for submission:

>Use 12 point Times New Roman font.
>Name each entry with the Title Only.

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World

full name / name of organization: 
Marilyne Brun / University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
contact email: 
marilyne.brun@univ-lorraine.fr

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World
International Conference
Nancy, France
9-11 June 2016

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