category: graduate conferences

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.

Post45 Graduate Conference - February 5-6. Chapel Hill, NC (abstracts due Nov. 25)

full name / name of organization: 
Post45 & University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
gradpost45@gmail.com



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

CFPanelists: 2016 MSU Comics Forum: Sexuality in Comics

full name / name of organization: 
2016 MSU Comics Forum
contact email: 
guynesse@msu.edu

No Straight Lines: Sexuality and LGBT Identities in Sequence

CfP: The Fourth Euroacademia Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 23 – 24 October 2015, Lucca, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
office@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Fourth Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again
23 - 24 October 2015, Lucca, Italy
Palazzo Bernardini

“The Many Tongues of Talk and Tale” to be held February 12-13, 2016 at The Ferguson Center of The University of Alabama

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

Discussing Sexuality in the Liberal Arts: To Clothe or Not to Clothe? Deadline September 30

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Earl Yarington/NeMLA
contact email: 
yaringef@pgcc.edu

Abstract

The 47th NeMLA Convention in Hartford, Connecticut, March 17-20 2016

DOOM: From the Personal to the Apocalyptic (1/10/2016); (2/27/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Wilson College Humanities Conference
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Wilson College Humanities Conference

DOOM: From the Personal to the Apocalyptic

Saturday, February 27, 2016
10:00am-5:00pm
Held in the Brooks Complex of Wilson College
Chambersburg, PA

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline--CFP VI Annual UConn LANGSA Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Languages Graduate Student Association--University of Connecticut
contact email: 
langsa.uconn@gmail.com

VI Annual Languages Graduate Student Association Conference
University of Connecticut

CALL FOR PAPERS
At the Crossroads: Mapping Dichotomies in Literatures, Cultures, and Languages

Haunted Europe: Continental Connections in English-Language Gothic Writing, Film and New Media 9 - 10 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University, the Netherlands
contact email: 
m.newton@hum.leidenuniv.nl

Keynote speakers:
Professor Robert Miles (University of Victoria)
Professor Roger Luckhurst (Birkbeck – University of London)
Professor Tanya Krzywinska (Falmouth University)
Lesley Megahey (director of the BBC film Schalken, the Painter)

LURKING ANONYMITY

full name / name of organization: 
pacificREVIEW: A West Coast Arts Review Annual
contact email: 
pacrevjournal@gmail.com

On the surface, notoriety, visuality and celebrity culture oversaturate the information age. But what insidious formations lurk beneath the glossy surface?

The Way of All Flesh, April 7-8, 2016, New York, NY (proposals due October 15)

full name / name of organization: 
City University of New York Graduate Center English Student Association
contact email: 
thewayofallfleshconference@gmail.com

The Way of All Flesh
English Student Association Conference
City University of New York, the Graduate Center
April 7-8

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: Anthology For Use in Composition Classes (essays, short stories, etc. on any subject)

full name / name of organization: 
Fey Publishing
contact email: 
sarahrenee1115@gmail.com

Fey Publishing is interested in compiling an anthology to be used primarily in first-year writing courses at the collegiate level.

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