category: general announcements

BOUNDARIES: A one-day Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal, University of Sussex
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

E X C U R S I O N S Journal
presents

Boundaries: a one-day Symposium
Showcasing work from the upcoming issue

Keynote by Professor Nicholas Royle (Sussex):

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS EXTENDED: The 'Exotic' Body in 19th-century British Drama

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Tiziana Morosetti/University of Oxford
contact email: 
rebedconference@gmail.com

THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS HAS NOW BEEN EXTENDED TO 15 JUNE.

The ‘Exotic’ Body in 19th-century British Drama

25-26 September, Faculty of English, University of Oxford

Call for papers "Success and Failure in Languages for Specific Purposes"

full name / name of organization: 
APLIUT
contact email: 
linda.terrier@univ-tlse2.fr

Call for papers for volume XXXIV N°2 of of the magazine "Researching and Teaching Languages for Specific Purposes" ("Recherche et pratiques pédagogiques en langues de spécialité") on the theme "Su

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture (2/11-14, 2015 ; Abstract Due Nov 1)

full name / name of organization: 
36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association in Albuquerque, New Mexico
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association. February 11-14, 2015 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency Hotel

[UPDATE] Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu Bicentenary Conference 15-16 October

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
cavalliv@tcd.ie

‘He stands in the absolutely first rank as a writer of ghost stories.’
– M.R. James

CFP AlterNative announces a general call for papers due July 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

AlterNative announces a general call for papers

Deadline: July 1st 2014

CFP REMINDER: Marginalised Mainstream 2014: Disguise, DEADLINE 30 May 2014 [28-29 November 2014, London, UK]

full name / name of organization: 
Marginalised Mainstream 2014
contact email: 
hello@marginalisedmainstream.com

Keynote Speakers: Dr Bronwen Thomas (Bournemouth University), Dr Naomi Braithwaite (Nottingham Trent University)

Spanish III: Latin American Literature. June 07, 2014: deadline for submission of proposals.

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association: 56th Annual Convention. Detroit, Michigan. November 13-16, 2014.
contact email: 
dinorah.cortes-velez@marquette.edu

Topic:Open

2015 BSA New Scholars Program

full name / name of organization: 
John A Buchtel / Bibliographical Society of America
contact email: 
newscholars@bibsocamer.org

Each year, the Bibliographical Society of America (BSA) invites three scholars in the early stages of their careers to present twenty-minute papers on their current, unpublished research in the field

PERFORMART'14 - Performance Art Conference- 18-20 December 2014

full name / name of organization: 
DAKAM
contact email: 
info@performartconference.org

PERFORMART '14 Conference open for proposals by scholars working mainly on Theater, Dance, Musical Perfromance, Stage Design and Costume Design.

Call for Applications - Beckett Summer School 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Samuel Beckett Summer School
contact email: 
info@beckettsummerschool.com

The Samuel Beckett Summer School is now open for applications. Deadline is 24th June at 5pm. Visit www.BeckettSummerSchool.com for full information on how to apply.

CALL FOR COPY EDITOR -- NeoAmericanist

full name / name of organization: 
NeoAmericanist
contact email: 
robert.mousseau@carleton.ca

NeoAmericanist, an online multi-disciplinary journal for the study of America, is searching for an academic COPY EDITOR for its current and forthcoming issues. NeoAmericanist publishes biannually.

Special Issue on Indigenous Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
The Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

The Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
www.rupkatha.com
Special Issue on Indigenous Literatures

(Volume VI, Number 2, 2014)
Broad Areas of Submission:

The IAFOR North American Conference on Media, Film and Cultural Studies - 18-21 September, 2014

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

Update: Call for Papers deadline extended to July 15 2014
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Rereading, Revisiting, and Reinventing Faulkner for the 21st Century / SAMLA 86, Nov. 7-9 / Abstracts Due Jun. 10

full name / name of organization: 
The William Faulkner Society / South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
hstrom@gsu.edu, ulf.kirchdorfer@darton.edu

This panel seeks papers that explore and excavate SAMLA 86’s themes of sustainability and renewal in the works of William Faulkner.

Sustainable Conversations on 16th c. Lit and Culture / SAMLA 86, Nov. 7-9, 2014, Atlanta / Abstracts Due June 6th

full name / name of organization: 
Donna Wroble / Georgia State University
contact email: 
dwroble1@student.gsu.edu

What aspects of sixteenth-century literature and culture continue to fascinate to this day?

[UPDATE] [Deadline extended] [email correction] Teaching Heart of Darkness and Other Texts by Joseph Conrad (by June 20, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA/THE JOSEPH CONRAD SOCIETY OF AMERICA
contact email: 
christopher.cairney@mga.edu

For the 86th South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) conference in Atlanta November 7-9, 2014: While taking into consideration the special focus for SAMLA 86, we will consider the importanc

[UPDATE] Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Literary Linguistics

full name / name of organization: 
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany)
contact email: 
Litling2015@uni-mainz.de

2nd Call for Papers

Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Literary Linguistics

Research Agendas in Literary Linguistics

Shakespeare: The Philosopher, 12th-13th September 2014; deadline for abstracts 16th June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hertfordshire, UK
contact email: 
shakespeareandphilosophy@gmail.com

Shakespeare’s work is rich in philosophical themes, addressing questions in areas including metaphysics, ethics, philosophy of mind, and social and political philosophy.

Panel on George Eliot's Daniel Deronda

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
ccs071000@utdallas.edu

Paper proposals are currently being accepted for a special session on George Eliot’s Daniel Deronda. This panel will explore the complex ideas and themes throughout Eliot’s final novel.

Entangled Memories: Remembering the Holocaust in a Global Age, October 9 - 11, 2014, University of Hamburg, Germany

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hamburg, Germany, Department of English and American Studies
contact email: 
marius.henderson@uni-hamburg.de; julange@arcor.de

The field of Holocaust Studies has taken a transnational turn in recent years.

[UPDATE] Historical Auto/Biographies in the Arts

full name / name of organization: 
University of Le Mans, University of Angers, University of Farmington
contact email: 
Benaouda.Lebdai@univ-lemans.fr ; Delphine.Letort@univ-lemans.fr ; Erich.Fisbach@univ-angers.fr

Historical Auto/Biographies in the Arts

March 25-26 (Le Mans), March 27 (Angers), 2015

Call for Papers: The Asian Conference on Education 2014

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

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners is proud to announce the Sixth Annual Asian Conference on Education, to be held from October 28 -

CFP: Forms of Life, Forms of Death (journal special issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 41 No. 1 | March 2015
“Forms of Life, Forms of Death”
In collaboration with Outis! Journal of (Post)European Philosophy

Eudora Welty Society: Eudora Welty and Multimedia | June 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 2014 | Eudora Welty Society
contact email: 
jkagner@go.olemiss.edu

Eudora Welty Society: Eudora Welty and Multimedia

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE: Explore the Significance/Identity of Place

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/ PAMLA (Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2014)
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Geocritical Approaches to 20th and 21st-Century Literatures (PAMLA 2014 - Oct. 31-Nov. 2)

2014 Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Association Conference

Crises and Resistance in Central and Eastern Europe

full name / name of organization: 
Debatte: Journal of Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe
contact email: 
debatteconference@yahoo.co.uk

he year 2014 marks twenty-five years since the end of Communism in Central-Eastern Europe (CEE) and ten years after the enlargement of the European Union into the region.

Disability and Young Adult Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Jacob Stratman
contact email: 
jstratman@jbu.edu

Although there is a growing interest in disability studies in art, literature, film, politics, and religion, there is still a dearth of scholarship that explores the intersection between young adult l

Sustainable Conrad: Teaching Heart of Darkness and Other Texts by Joseph Conrad to Undergraduates (due by June 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA/THE JOSEPH CONRAD SOCIETY OF AMERICA
contact email: 
christopher.cairney@mga.edu

For the 86th South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) conference in Atlanta November 7-9, 2014: While taking into consideration the special focus for SAMLA 86, we will consider the importanc

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices

full name / name of organization: 
Ivy Tech Community College
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

Share Your Best Practices with Colleagues Across the Disciplines and Around the World

CFP The Golden Opportunities of Film Exhibition

full name / name of organization: 
Film & History
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP: The Golden Opportunities of Film Exhibition
An area of multiple panels for the 2014 Film & History

Conference:
Golden Ages: Styles and Personalities, Genres and Histories

[UPDATE] CFA: Scrrening War | diffractions - graduate journal for the study of culture

full name / name of organization: 
Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
submissions@diffractions.net

Issue 3 - September 2014

SCREENING WAR

Deadline for submissions: June 30 2014

Reconstruction, Restoration, Conservation: Reconciling the Past through word and image - DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
University of Dundee
contact email: 
e.r.rogers@dundee.ac.uk

‘Renaissance literary works are no longer regarded either as a fixed set of texts…that contain their own determinate meanings or as a stable set of reflections of historical facts that lie beyond

ARCHIVES ON FIRE (November, 2014)

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RECONSTRUCTION: Studies in Contemporary Culture, 16.1
contact email: 
showard@du.edu

RECONSTRUCTION: Studies in Contemporary Culture
http://reconstruction.eserver.org/
Volume 16.1 (2016)

ARCHIVES ON FIRE: Artifacts & Works, Communities & Fields

Children’s Literature Association Quarterly Special Issue - Genre and Black Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Children’s Literature Association Quarterly
contact email: 
sara.austin@uconn.edu, karen.chandler@louisville.edu

Although critical attention to black American literature has until recently focused on social realism and vernacular expression, writers such as Victor LaValle and Charles Johnson have called for crea

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