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New Jersey College English Association Annual Fall Roundtable

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 11:42pm
New Jersey College English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017



New Jersey College English Association invites you to attend our


Annual Fall Roundtable


Hosted by Essex County Community College


We encourage academicians who want to explore more fully what it means to teach and learn contemporary & interdisciplinary humanistic approaches in the field of English to attend the day’s events.


Fall Roundtable

·         Roundtable Theme: Contemporary Humanities

“Tools for Corpus Analysis in the Study of the Long Eighteenth Century” Part II (Digital Humanities Caucus)

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:28am
49th ASECS Annual Meeting
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 15, 2017

For this panel, we seek individual or team submissions focused on literary or historical work using digital tools
for corpus analysis. We invite papers that cover various aspects of computer-assisted textual analysis,
whether in research or in the classroom. Questions might include: What are the risks and benefits of
computer-assisted textual analysis? What are the advantages and disadvantages of having students “screw
around” with texts in this fashion? What does it mean to derive significance from a text or a corpus of texts
through quantitative means? How might texts be interpreted and interrogated through specific methods and

Call for Articles in Communication, Media and Journalism Studies

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:30am
KOME - An International Journal of Pure Communication Inquiry
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Dear Members,

(apologies for cross-posting)

KOME, an international Open Access journal published by the Hungarian Communication Studies Association is currently seeking articles for its 2017 and 2018 issues.

Signs of the Times: Activism as Literature

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:32am
Susan Gilmore, NeMLA
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

What new modes of literature have emerged in current activist movements and subcultures?  How do they mesh with longer standing forms of performance and protest?    This session, approved for the 2018 Northeast Modern Language Association in Pittsburgh, April 12-15th, aims to explore the explosion of activist communications online and in the streets to discover how they constitute new genres, forms, and modes of literacy. Papers on Women’s and Climate March posters, Pantsuit Nation posts, agitprop theater productions, poetry broadsides and posts, and on theories and ethics of activist communication are welcome.  

The Literary Interface 2018 Literary Studies Convention

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 9:32am
Australian National University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, August 25, 2017

July 4-7, 2018
Australian National University, Canberra

The Australian National University (ANU) is proud to host the 2018 Literary Studies Convention. The convention will be held on the ANU campus in Canberra between Wednesday, July 4 and Saturday, July 7.

Call for Papers Now Open

Abstract of 150 words and biographical note of 100 words to:

>>Download Call for Papers (223KB)

Deadline for submissions extended to 25 August 2017

Fake News and Weaponized Defamation: Global Perspectives

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 9:35am
Dr. Michael M. Epstein / Southwestern Law School
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 25, 2017




Call for Papers Fake News and Weaponized Defamation: Global Perspectives
January 26, 2018
Southwestern Law School Campus
3050 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90010 Abstract deadline: September 25, 2017Completed paper deadline:  January 5, 2018 



The Journal of International Media & Entertainment Law (JIMEL), in association with the Southwestern Law Review and Southwestern International Law Journal, invites the submission of papers that fit within our 2018 theme.


Concept Note:

Identity, Ontology, and Existences (Inaugural Issue)

Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 7:50pm
Journal of Identity, Ontology, and Existences
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Journal of Identity, Ontology, and Existences is an OA journal. We plan on publishing an issue three times per year, and we'll be accepting papers on a regular basis (January, July, and November). Our first issue will be set to publish at the end of January in 2018. 

The core focus will be on the exploration and investigation of the concepts found in the title of the journal, with some interdisciplinary-ness. Hence, possible topics include, but are certainly not limited to:

Women, video games, and modding

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 2:42pm
Bridget Whelan / McFarland Books
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017


This is a call for article-length scholarly contributions for inclusion in a proposed collection of essays (to be published by McFarland) broadly focused around the topic of women and video game “modding.”


Potential topics may include:

UPDATE Libraries, Museums, Archives, and Digital Humanities in Popular Culture Area, SWPACA Feb. 7-10, 2018

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 9:43am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017



Libraries, Archives, Museums, and Digital Humanities in Popular Culture Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Proposal submission deadline: November 15, 2017