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The Senses in the Construction of Gender

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:03pm
Line Cottegnies/ Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

International Conference : « The Senses and the Construction of Gender (XVIth - XVIIIth Century) »

 30-31 March 2018

 Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3 / Université Versailles-Saint-Quentin (France)

Graphic Texts & Visual Rhetoric: Migrations, Translations & Transformations (SCMLA 2017 in Tulsa, OK, October 5-8)

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:04pm
South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, February 12, 2017

SCMLA 2017 special session panel on Graphic Texts & Visual Rhetoric: Migrations, Translations & Transformations

Seeking presentations about graphic novels, graphic memoir, graphic nonfiction, memes, propaganda posters, protest art, modernist manifestos, or other texts where image is central to communicating meaning. All approaches--from practical pedagogy to literary analysis--are welcome. Preference will be given to work addressing some aspect of the conference theme ("Moving Words: Migrations, Translations, and Transformations").

If selected, the panel will take place at SCMLA in Tulsa, OK, October 5-8, 2017.

Margins

updated: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 11:11am
Clemson University Department of English
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 10, 2017

Margins 2017 4/12-14 at Clemson University

Margins is now accepting proposals that explore the interplay between applications of digital method and humanistic inquiry. The goal is to create a space wherein concepts that seem to linger at the edge of the digital humanities like race, gender, power, and disability may be explored in light of the new methods and perspectives that the application of digital tools furnish. Potential paper topics may include but are not limited to:

The 16th Annual University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Student Theatre Conference Impetus / Action / Reaction

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:04pm
University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Student Theatre Conference / UW-Madison
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 10, 2017

The 16th Annual University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Student Theatre Conference

Impetus / Action / Reaction

 

Call for Papers, Discussion Panels, Workshops, and Performances

April 7th & 8th, 2017

The University of Wisconsin, Madison, Union South

 

The UW-Madison Theatre and Drama Graduate Student Organization (TDGSO) will sponsor the Graduate Student Theatre Conference on April 7th and 8th, 2017. The theme for this conference is based upon the instigation and methodology that leads to performative action, both on stage and in our communities.

 

Extension CfP - Appel à contributions : Mémoire/Rupture

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:04pm
Equinoxes Graduate Conference, Brown University Dept. of French Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS

MEMORY/RUPTURE

April 21-22, 2017 | Brown University | Providence, Rhode Island

Keynote: 

Odile Cazenave
Professor of French, Boston University

Guest Speaker:

Evelyne Trouillot​
Haitian Novelist 

Transnational American Studies Conference_Binghamton University

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 2:29pm
BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 24, 2017

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference

in Transnational American Studies (8th Annual)

Binghamton University

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Keynote: Russ Castronovo, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Deadline for Proposal Submission: February 24th, 2017

 

CFP: Literacy, empathy and social sustainability conference

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:04pm
Halmstad University, Sweden
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

CFP: Literacy, empathy and social sustainability conference

Place and date: Halmstad University, September 7-8, 2017

What role can reading fiction play in social literacy? This conference is a health and humanities conference and networking event for the public service professions. Within nursing education and schools the reading of fiction is part of the curriculum but voices can be heard asking if it is really that necessary and how it is useful. Librarians deal with literature every day. A perspective that these three share is that fiction can be a bridge in helping us understand different experiences and cultures.

Monster Studies and Pedagogy Special Topics Session

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:05pm
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

This special topics session slated for the 2017 RMMLA Convention will explore monsters in culture, literature, and media. Monster Studies is a growing sub-discipline within English and Cultural Studies. Some scholars have been incorporating monsters into their classrooms as a way to not only teach tenuous topics in a college classroom (e.g. sexism, racism, classism) but to engage students through a new, innovative topic.

This panel seeks proposals for presentations on Monster studies in general with a secondary focus on the use of monsters as pedagogical tools in the classroom. Proposals submitted for consideration will address either monsters at large or in some specific facet of the academic experience. Papers submitted can

Pregnancy without Women

updated: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 12:19pm
Aimee Wilson and Karen Weingarten
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 13, 2017

We're looking for one or two panelists and a non-presenting moderator to join our panel at the National Women's Studies Conference in November 2017 in Baltimore. More information about the conference can be found here: http://www.nwsa.org/conference2017

Pregnancy without Women: Representations of Reproduction in Art, Literature, Film, and Culture

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