category: graduate conferences

2016 Conference on the Arts in Society - 'The Practice of Art in the Age of the Anthropocene'

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@artsinsociety.com

ELEVENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE ARTS IN SOCIETY
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, USA
10-12 August 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

Living in Modern Times: A Linda Grant Symposium - deadline 16 October 2015

full name / name of organization: 
C21: Centre for Research in Twenty-First Century Writings, University of Brighton, UK
contact email: 
c21writings@brighton.ac.uk

30 November 2015 | University of Brighton

Keynote speaker: Professor Caroline Evans (UAL)

“Words, Signs and Feelings”, and Non-Themed Submissions Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies
contact email: 
marcus.harmes@usq.edu.au

Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies is excited to open its call for papers for Volume 3 (2016).

American Studies and American History for the SWPACA Annual Conference February 10-13, 2016

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

Call for Papers: American Studies and American History
37th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference (SWPACA)

February 10-13, 2016

Virginia MA Students CFP: LIterature and the American South

full name / name of organization: 
VCU English Graduate Student Research Forum
contact email: 
jonesre2@vcu.edu

The VCU English Graduate Student Research Forum is sponsoring a call for papers relating to literature and the American South.

CFP > PSF2016: Intermittence+Interference | Post-Screen: International Festival of Art, New Media and Cybercultures

full name / name of organization: 
Facultu of Fine Arts of Lisbon University & Universidade Lusófona
contact email: 
postscreenfestival@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Universidade Lusófona, 10 and 11 of November 2016
Deadline for submission: 15 November 2015

John Steinbeck as an International Writer - San Jose, CA, May 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Martha Heasley Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University
contact email: 
nicholas.taylor@sjsu.edu

The International Society of Steinbeck Scholars announces a conference, "John Steinbeck as an International Writer," to be held at the Dr.

CFP: Globalizing the Human(ities) the Annual Meeting of the Eastern Intl. Region of the AAR

full name / name of organization: 
Eastern International Region of the American Academy of Religion
contact email: 
vehret@mercyhurst.edu

CFP: Globalizing the Humanities - #EIRAAR

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Greening the Gap: Rhetoric, Literature, and the Environment

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/S/15602

Tensions between rhetoric and literary studies are long-standing. For example, poetry and other types of literary texts were subsumed by rhetoric for the greater part of two millennia.

Roland Barthes at Boston College, grad.conference, Nov.13-14

full name / name of organization: 
Boston College, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
contact email: 
smirnova@bc.edu

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Boston College is organizing an interdisciplinary graduate conference in celebration of Roland Barthes’ centennial.

[UPDATE] CfP Ada Lovelace Postgraduate Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
adalovelaceworkshop@ell.ox.ac.uk

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace
“That brain of mine is more than merely mortal; as time will show.”
A workshop for graduate students and early career researchers
Tuesday 8 December 2015
Mathematics Institute and St Anne’s College, Oxford

Craft Critique Culture: Bridging Divides (April 8-9, 2016: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Nesbit / Lydia Maunz-Breese / Heidi Renée Aijala (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

16th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Conference
April 8-9, 2016
Bridging Divides
University of Iowa

Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Charles Hamilton, Area Chair - Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
chamilton@ntcc.edu

Call for Papers: Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
37th Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2016

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2016 Panel Still Laughing: Ancient Comedy and Its Descendants Due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers (the Graduate Center, CUNY) and Barry Spence (University of Massachusetts)
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

Aristotle in his Poetics outlines his theory of tragedy and gives readers a framework for assessing and understanding the genre; his treatise providing the equivalent analysis of comedy has sadly been

Prize for best grad student, independent scholar, of junior faculty paper: Dickens Syposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
regal@hi.is

The Dickens Society is pleased to be able to offer

The Robert B. Partlow, Jr. Prize

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
kudepner@nmsu.edu

Call for Papers: Pedagogy and Popular Culture
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association Conference
February 10-13, 2016
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.southwestpca.org

UPDATE: Use, Abuse, Abstinence: Reading Alcohol in Literature | NEMLA 2016, March 17-20 | Submission Deadline Sept. 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
odonnellb12@gmail.com

This panel calls for papers that stake a claim in the cultural significance of representing alcohol or alcohol consumption. How do these representations relate to alcoholism as a disease and the alcoholic as an identity category? Does the text evaluate alcohol abuse morally or politically? Do communities organized around alcohol consumption facilitate social movements based on class, race, sexuality, or gender?

EGSA Fall Colloquium (USF- Oct. 23rd)

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of South Florida
contact email: 
lebrooks@mail.usf.edu

Submissions are due by September 25th. The English Graduate Student Association would like to invite submissions for this semester’s Fall Colloquium.

ACLA, Hardvard: Abstract Submission

full name / name of organization: 
Catalina Florina Florescu
contact email: 
fflorescu@pace.edu

Interested in images of science in literature? If you are, please submit your abstract via ACLA's online portal. Deadline is approaching soon. Abstracts must be submitted by Sept 23rd.

[UPDATE] CFP: Post45 Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
gradpost45@gmail.com



Post45 Graduate Student Conference
February 5 & 6, 2016
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference April 29-30

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.

Feminist Pedagogy: Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association in Hartford, CT, March 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Feminist Pedagogy in the Two-Year College

UPDATE: Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

[UPDATE] UCLA Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference: Mad Love

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Comparative Literature Graduate Students
contact email: 
ucla.complit.conf@gmail.com

UCLA Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference
Mad Love
February 19-20, 2016

Keynote Speaker: Lynn Enterline (Vanderbilt University)

Managing the Adviser-Graduate Student Relationship (March 16-20, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
jvanwyck@fordham.edu

How are advisers best prepared to work with graduate students? How can we prepare graduate students to be, to borrow Leonard Cassuto’s language, “the CEOs of their own graduate education”?

“Language Centers and Specialization(s)”

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

Call for papers

23rd RANACLES Conference

“Language Centers and Specialization(s)”

University of Toulouse – Jean Jaurès, France

November 26-28, 2015

2016 Mardi Gras Conference, Submit by December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardigrasconference2016@gmail.com

Theme: REBIRTH

Placing Bilingualism: Bilingualism in Comparative Perspective Seminar at ACLA Annual Meeting

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Costello/ University of Oxford
contact email: 
kate.costello@orinst.ox.ac.uk

Placing Bilingualism: Bilingualism in Comparative Perspective
Seminar at ACLA Annual Meeting
March 17-20, Harvard University, Cambridge MA

Submission deadline: September 23

Method and the Middle English Text (UVA, April 8-9 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia
contact email: 
methodandme@gmail.com

The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia, along with organizers from the University of Pennsylvania and UC Berkeley, invites submissions for a graduate student conference and col

Social Justice from the Perspective of Islamic Economy, April 2-3, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Islamic Economics Workshop IV
contact email: 
iew@islamiceconomy.org

The fourth Islamic Economics Workshop will be held by the Association for Science, Culture and Education (ILKE); the Scientific Studies Association (ILEM) and the Turkish Entrepreneurship and Business

The Many Tongues of Talk and Tale Event: 02/12/2016 - 02/13/2016 Abstract: 11/01/2015

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama Languages Conference
contact email: 
ualanguagesconference@gmail.com

The graduate students of The University of Alabama’s Department of Modern Languages & Classics, in collaboration with the graduate students of the Department of English and the TESOL program, invite

[UPDATE] – 8th International Conference "Word, Utterance, Text" – Registration deadline extended till 09/15/15

full name / name of organization: 
Chelyabinsk State University
contact email: 
slovo_csu@mail.ru

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are pleased to invite the academic community to attend the 8th International Conference "Word, Utterance, Text: Cognitive, Pragmatic and Cultural Aspects", which will be held on April 20-22, 2016 at Chelyabinsk State University (Chelyabinsk, Russia).

The Documentary Film Movement in Contemporary Spain

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
malbuise@spanport.umass.edu

The proposed panel explores the development of a documentary film and video movement from the margins of the Spanish film industry during the early years of the twenty-first century.

[REMINDER] Shakespeare and his Contemporaries - Florence, Italy 22 April 2016 - abstract deadline October 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
IASEMS http://www.maldura.unipd.it/iasems/index.html
contact email: 
ilaria.natali@unifi.it

Shakespeare and his Contemporaries
The IASEMS Graduate Conference at The British Institute of Florence

Call for Papers

"Making Sense(s) in the Eighteenth Century"

full name / name of organization: 
ASECS 2016
contact email: 
raseiler@indiana.edu

Below, please find a cfp for a panel to be held at the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA, March 31 - April 3, 2016.

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