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NeMLA 2020 Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology: Writing Studies Pedagogy in the Digital Age

Monday, September 2, 2019 - 10:08pm
Northeast Modern Language Association 2020
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 30, 2019

This panel examines the teaching of college writing, rhetoric, and composition in the digital age by exploring rhetorical situations, genres, and technologies in both the professional and academic realms, with particular attention to digital rhetoric, pedagogy, information and media literacy, and literary and cultural studies. This panel engages deeply with NeMLA’s conference theme of “shared spaces and places” online and in the classroom, and focuses on the cutting-edge of “shaping languages and cultures” in the digital sphere.

Decolonizing the Digital Archive

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 9:19am
25th AISNA Biennial Conference Gate(d)Ways. Enclosures, Breaches and Mobilities Across U.S. Boundaries and Beyond (Ragusa, Italy, September 26-28, 2019)
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019

Decolonizing the Digital Archive


In recent years we have witnessed a proliferation of digital archival work – often (but not always) in the form of open access platforms developed to gather, preserve, and share historical documents. The very nature of open accessibility counters a rhetoric of retreat and the construction of barriers among knowledge producers and consumers – by refusing ownership over its content and seeking collaborative and communal engagement in both interpretational and curatorial work, open access digital archives are often decentralized archives that  provide modes for democratic access, exchange, and co-construction of knowledge.

"Katherine Anne Porter: Out of the Archives"

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:14pm
Katherine Anne Porter Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019

The Katherine Anne Porter Society session at the 31st annual American Literature Association Conference invites papers on any topic that makes use of Porter's correspondence digitized by the Katherine Anne Porter Correspondence Project at the University of Maryland Libraries (

Please send a 200-word proposal and a brief biographical statement to Beth Alvarez at by December 1, 2019.

The conference will be held at Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California, May 21-24, 2020. 

Multimodal Strategies for Special Needs Outliers in Distance Education

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 12:21pm
Jennifer D Allard California State University San Marcos
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

2019 PAMLA Conference San Diego

Rhetoric, Composition, and Linguistics / Professional and Pedagogy

Special Session—Panel

Session Chair: Jennifer Allard (California State University San Marcos)


This panel invites papers that investigate the use of multimodal, cross-disciplinary curriculum for online instruction. More generally, the panel seeks presentations on supporting the needs of all students to successfully communicate. Papers that address the teaching of cognitive science concepts and interpretive communication (including “performance” pieces) are especially welcome.


Call for Papers Open Now for 14th IAC Annual Conference, Sept. 25-27, Taipei

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:07pm
International Academy of CIO
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019

The 14th International Academy of CIO Annual Conference on September 25th to 27th, 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan is being held at a time of great technology related opportunity and risk. There is opportunity in new product and services that bridge time and space and enable greater access and speed in fields as diverse as government, healthcare, transportation and manufacturing and as part of broad visions such as Japan’s Society 5.0. And there are risks including in the fields of cybersecurity and privacy and also digital divide.

Slices of Everyday Lives

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:10pm
University of Cambridge
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Slices of Everyday Lives


19th and 20th September 2019


Department of Architecture and Newnham College, University of Cambridge



François Penz (Cambridge)

Janina Schupp (Cambridge)

Suzanne MacLeod (Leicester)

Maureen Thomas (Lillehammer/Oslo)

Andong Lu (Nanjing)


£110 (delegate)/ £55 (student)



Friday, May 17, 2019 - 9:33am
Centre for Digital Humanities
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 31, 2019

The deadline for submitting abstracts is extended, the new date is 31st May!

The Centre for Digital Humanities at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE.DH) calls for abstracts for its second annual conference which will take place in Budapest, 25–27 September 2019 – in collaboration with the COST Action Distant Reading for European Literary History project and the DARIAH Central European Hub. While last year the conference seeked to survey the current state of research in digital humanities in general, this year DH_Budapest_2019 will keep a narrower focus on theories and practices of distant reading.

The Humanities in the Age of Globalization

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 11:36am
The Faculty of Humanities, Akaki Tsereteli State University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, July 20, 2019

The Faculty of Humanities at Akaki Tsereteli State University in Kutaisi, Georgia will host a two-day international multidisciplinary conference "The Humanities in the Age of Globalization". The conference will be held from November 1-2, 2019.

The wide range of subjects that will be covered in the conference include but are not limited to:


·       Kartvelian/Georgian Studies

·       Linguistics

·       Literature Studies

·       History and Social Sciences

·       Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

·       Ethnic and Cultural History

·       Art and Culture

·       Globalization and Intercultural Dialogue

·       Middle Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Social Media: Identities, Spaces and Research

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 2:22pm
University of Worcester: School of Humanities, Media & Culture
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019

Social Media: Identities, Spaces and Research

The proliferation of social media has become one of the primary concerns of academics within the fields of media, communications and cultural studies. Seminal research and analysis by Nancy Baym, danah boyd, Zizi Papacharissi and Christian Fuchs for example, has focussed on the application of critical social theory, offering evaluation and critique of social media in relation to: capitalism (including power, digital capitalism, digital labour, post-capitalism), democracy, surveillance (including big data), performance, value, political economy, imagined communities, public / private paradox and, internet literacy.

ICT-DM 2019 : The 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management

Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:24pm
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 7, 2019

ICT-DM'2019 (IEEE Technically sponsored) aims to bring together academics and practitioners who are involved in emergency services, ad hoc planning, disaster recovery, etc., to learn about the latest research developments, share experiences and information about this area and develop recommendations.