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The Second International Conference on Big-data, Internet of things, and Zero-size intelligence (BIZ2016)

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Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 4:21pm
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The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications (SDIWC)
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The Second International Conference on Big-data, Internet of things, and Zero-size intelligence (BIZ2016)
University of Salford, MediaCityUK, Manchester, United Kingdom
July 26-28, 2016
http://sdiwc.net/conferences/biz2016/
All registered papers will be submitted to IEEE for potential inclusion to IEEE Xplore
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[UPDATE] Religious Experience in the Americas, April 9, 2016

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Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 9:09am
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The 5th Biennial Mercyhurst Colloquium on the Americas

Religious Experience in the Americas
The 5th Biennial Mercyhurst Colloquium on the Americas

crileybrown@mercyhurst.edu

We are soliciting papers from any discipline on topics discussing religious experience in the Americas.

Possible topics include (but are by no means limited to):
• Religion and social activism
• Religion and political life
• Religious communities
• Monasticism in the Americas
• Religion and public health
• Religion and migration
• Religion and integration
• Interfaith initiatives
• Religion and the arts

ICSI'2016: Call for Papers and Proposals for Special Sessions, Tutorials, Symposia, etc.

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Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 6:05am
full name / name of organization: 
CIL PKU Peking University
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ICSI'2016: Call for Papers and Proposals for Special Sessions, Tutorials, Symposia, etc.

Name: Seventh International Conference on Swarm Intelligence (ICSI'2016)
Theme: SERVING OUR LIFE WITH Swarm Intelligence
URL: http://www.ic-si.org/
Dates: 25-30 June, 2016
Location: Padma Resort Legian, Bali, Indonesia

Important Dates:

Jan. 01, 2016: Deadline for Special Session Proposal.
Jan. 30, 2016: Deadline for Paper Submission.

Edwidge Danticat Society Panel at ALA 2016 (San Francisco, CA May 2016) 20 December 2015 Deadline

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Friday, November 27, 2015 - 9:39pm
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Edwidge Danticat Society

The Edwidge Danticat Society invites papers for a panel at the 27th Annual American Literature Association conference. In light of Edwidge Danticat's most recent concern with the Haitian/Dominican border and citizenship crisis, we welcome papers that explore Danticat's activist and creative work in relationship to borders, citizenship, and denationalization.

The Edwidge Danticat Society invites proposals for 15-minute presentations, possible topics include:

Charles Olson Society - ALA Conference 2016

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Friday, November 27, 2015 - 7:06pm
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Charles Olson Society

Beyond Projective Verse: Olson's Developing Poetics from the Black Mountain College years to the late 1960s

The Charles Olson Society invites abstracts (of no more than 250 words) for presentations at the annual conference of the American Literature Association (http://americanliteratureassociation.org/).

The Scholastic Forum: Call for Papers in a Referred Journal of English Language and Literature:ISSN 2395-0889

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Friday, November 27, 2015 - 9:37am
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D.A.V. College Sector 10 Chandigarh
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GUIDELINES FOR PAPER SUBMISSION
1. We invite original scholarly submissions from academicians, researchers and independent scholars in form of research papers, articles, poems, interviews and book reviews.
2. Articles should be followed by an abstract alongwith keywords.
3. Paper size - A4, Font - Times New Roman and Font Size - 12.
4. Spacing - 1.5 and margins of 1 inch on all four sides.
5. Word Limit: for abstract 250 – 300 for paper 3000 - 3500
6. Papers to be emailed at: scholasticdav@gmail.com
7. Book reviews must contain name of author/ editor, titles of the book reviewed,place of publisher, year of publication, number of pages and price of the book.

From TV to Screen: The Critical Relationship Between Popular Television Programmes and their Transition to Film

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Friday, November 27, 2015 - 8:03am
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Open Library of Humanities
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This Special Collection of articles for the Open Library of Humanities (OLH) will examine the critical and often complex relationship between television and film when popular television programmes are re-made for the big screen. The collection therefore aims to illuminate the complex networks of knowledge involved in this process, and to encourage a variety of critical approaches to examining the TV-to-Screen transition.

Papers can include, but are not restricted to, examinations of the transitional processes of:

"Scotland and the Sea" Scottish Studies/Etudes écossaises, 2017 Issue

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Friday, November 27, 2015 - 3:33am
full name / name of organization: 
Université Grenoble Alpes - ILCEA 4

"Scotland and the Sea"
Études écossaises/ Scottish Studies, n°20, 2017

The 2017 edition of the journal Études écossaises / Scottish Studies (Université Grenoble Alpes – ILCEA4) is seeking submissions of papers on Scottish culture, history and politics on the theme of the sea. Papers in English or French are welcomed from specialists in all fields of Scottish studies including arts and literature, civilization studies, history, political science, culture and the media.

From TV to Screen: The Critical Relationship Between Popular Televison Programmes and their Transition to Film

updated: 
Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 5:45pm
full name / name of organization: 
Open Library of Humanities
contact email: 

This Special Collection of articles for the Open Library of Humanities (OLH) will examine the critical and often complex relationship between television and film when popular television programmes are re-made for the big screen. The collection therefore aims to illuminate the complex networks of knowledge involved in this process, and to encourage a variety of critical approaches to examining the TV-to-Screen transition. 

Papers can include, but are not restricted to, examinations of the transitional processes of:

Consuming (the) Victorians: annual BAVS conference 2016

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Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 4:21pm
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School of English, Communication and Philosophy, Cardiff University in conjunction with the British Association for Victorian Studies
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Annual BAVS conference 2016

CONSUMING (THE) VICTORIANS

Cardiff University
Wednesday 31 August to Friday 2 September 2016

Keynotes: Christina Bashford (Illinois) & Frank Trentmann (Birkbeck)
Neo-Victorian Plenary: Patricia Duncker (Manchester)

CFAP > PSF2016: Intermittence+Interference | Group Exhibition

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Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 12:47pm
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Post-Screen: International Festival of Art, New Media and Cybercultures

CALL FOR ART PROJECTS
MILLENNIUM GALLERY: Opening on November 11, 2016
Lisbon, Portugal
Deadline for submission: January 31, 2016

The PSF2016 in partnership with the Millennium Gallery – a joint effort of Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon University and Lusófona University – is calling for artists to submit an artwork to be presented at the group exhibition of the Post-Screen: International Festival of Art, New Media and Cybercultures.

Ponying the Slovos - Art-languages and translation corpora in literary criticism (18th March 2016, Coventry UK).

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Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 11:09am
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Coventry University

Call for Papers: Ponying the Slovos -
Art-languages and translation corpora in literary criticism

A team of researchers based at Coventry University and the University of Birmingham have been studying how invented languages are translated, using parallel corpus techniques and comparing translations of Anthony Burgess's A Clockwork Orange.

We now invite papers for a special one-day symposium event to be held at Coventry University on 18/3/2016, which will explore and expand upon all the various contexts of this interdisciplinary study.

Possible topics include:

Roald Dahl Centenary Conference

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Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 7:14am
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Cardiff University

This interdisciplinary international conference, held in the city of Roald Dahl's birth and childhood in his centenary year, will give further impetus to the substantial critical attention devoted to the author's work by seeking new ways of understanding his achievement and place in twentieth- and twenty-first-century culture, broadly considered. The emphasis will be on defamiliarizing Dahl in the very act of bringing him 'home'.

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