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2016 MAP/ACA Conference (War Studies Area) 11/3/2016-11/5/2016

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 3:26pm
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Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association
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MAP/ACA War Studies Area
Thursday, November 3 -- Saturday, November 5, 2015
Tropicana Hotel and Resort
Atlantic City, NJ
Proposals due to http://www.mapaca.net by June 29, 2016

War has been one of the few constants in human history, waged by nations, tribes, and other factions for numerous reasons—some valid and noble, some questionable. This area will feature papers that explore the ways that wars—declared and undeclared, just and unjust, sacred and profane, fictional and "real"—have impacted the social, economic, technological, ideological, and other aspects of culture.

2016 MPCA/ACA Conference: Animation and Anime

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 1:04pm
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Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
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Call for Papers. The Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association seeks proposals for papers and panels both on Western animation and on anime for its 2016 Conference, to be held Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016 at the Hilton Rosemont Chicago O'Hare in Chicago, IL. As animation and anime cover all kinds of storytelling, topics may include but are not limited to the following suggestions:

Highsmith after Carol (2015) - MLA 2016

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 12:51pm
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Jenny James
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Please consider submitting to the upcoming panel at the MLA:

This panel considers the relevance of Patricia Highsmith for queer studies today: possible questions or issues that might be of interest include: pre/post-stonewall visibility and affect, queer of color critique and the relation between literature and film. 300-word abstracts/bios to jamesja@plu.edu due by 20 March 2016.

CFP: Celebrating Communities of Practice in Digital Humanities | #DF16RU | 4/15/16 |Rice U 9/22-24/16

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 9:14am
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Spencer Keralis / Digital Frontiers
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In celebration of its Fifth Anniversary, Digital Frontiers invites members of the digital humanities community to submit proposals sharing their passions as they engage in digital endeavors. Proposals that discuss how digital researchers situate themselves within this community of practice will be especially welcomed. http://digital-frontiers.org/conference/2016/info/call-proposals

Digital Frontiers 2016 | September 22-24, 2016 | Rice University, Houston, Texas | Keynote Speakers: Roopika Risam (Salem State) & Patrick Meier (Digital Humanitarians)

Beyond Boundaries: Recognition, Tolerance, Change; Submission of Abstracts by May 13 2016; Conference on July 29 2016

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 9:04am
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Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
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Australia's response to the Syrian refugee crisis has raised issues in areas as diverse as immigration, religious tolerance and basic concepts of humanity. The 11th annual Limina conference seeks to uncover, explore and question both historical and contemporary boundaries that arise from people struggling for recognition.

We particularly invite papers that address boundaries that exist within, and between, academic disciplines and research themes. Topics include, but are not limited to:

 society, culture, politics
 racism, gender, sexuality
 identity – collective or individual
 geographical & bodily boundaries
 ethical, psycho-social, religious boundaries

Second Call for Papers: "Rereading Myths at the Beginnings of the 21st Century"

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 7:04am
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Hyperion University, Bucharest / Hypercultura - Journal
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Date: the 9th of June, 2016
Venue: The Faculty of Social, Humanistic and Natural Sciences, Department of "Letters and Foreign Languages"; Str. Calea Călăraşilor, nr. 169, Bucharest, Romania

Keynote speaker: Dr. Ana Gonzalez-Rivas – Fernandez - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid – via Skype

Evil Women; Women and Evil

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 5:35am
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Inter-disciplinary.net

Evil Women; Women and Evil
The Evil Project: The 8th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

Friday 23rd September – Sunday 25th September 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Evil Women: Women and Evil seeks to engage fruitful discourse over the core theme of evil and monstrous women, and the variations thereof. We are welcoming papers, workshops, performances, talks, film demonstrations and photo exhibitions. Let us see. Let us feel. Let us touch. Let us hear.

Videogame Cultures

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 5:31am
full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net

Videogame Cultures
8th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

Monday 5th September – Wednesday 7th September 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium

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Monday, March 14, 2016 - 9:14pm
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The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium
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The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium
25-28 April 2017
At Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand

Dear colleagues,

The Call for Papers for Myriad Faces is now open

The organizing partners are excited to send out this call for papers inviting submissions to this unique international, multidisciplinary symposium showcasing academic and creative work on the year 1917 and its myriad legacies.

Call for Papers: ADAPTATION 2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016

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Monday, March 14, 2016 - 7:53pm
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Midwest Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association
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Call for Papers:
ADAPTATION
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016
Chicago, IL
Hilton Rosemont Chicago O'Hare
5550 N. River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018
Deadline: April 30 2016
submissions.mpcaaca.org

July 15, 2016 Call for Papers - Literatures in English, Film Studies and Cultural Studies within Anglophonic contexts

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Monday, March 14, 2016 - 4:34pm
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Ilha do Desterro Journal
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Call for Papers

Issue: Jan-Apr, Vol.70, N.1, 2017

Deadline: July 15, 2016

Ilha do Desterro: A Journal of English Languages, Literatures in English and Cultural Studies, one of the longest-running Brazilian journals devoted to English studies, is currently receiving contributions on the following subjects: Literatures in English, Film Studies and Cultural Studies within Anglophonic contexts.

Submitted papers in English or in Portuguese should not have been published nor be in the review process of another journal. This call for papers has as its deadline July 15/2016 and the accepted papers will be published by January 2017.

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