We are inviting commentary-length (3000-word) submissions for a planned collection on Lacan's Seminar 8. Interested contributors are requested to get in touch with the collection editors by email by May 30, 2018. Please attach in your message a c.v. and a short note describing your interest in the project and why you would be a good addition to the collection (no more than 150 words). In your note, please list the chapter or chapters from Lacan’s seminar of most interest to you. At this point, available chapters are: 2, 3, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, and 24. Collection editors are:Jonathan M.
PAMLA's Folklore and Mythology session is open to all papers that explore some aspect of ancient or modern folklore or mythology, but we are particularly interested in papers attuned to some facet of the conference theme, "Acting, Roles, Stages."
The 116th Annual PAMLA conference will take place on Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington.
Please submit your proposal to the PAMLA website, at http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas
Pleas contact Charles Hoge (at email@example.com) if you have any questions.
Emmanuel Levinas writes extensively about the temptations of knowledge and the seductions of intelligibility and intentional consciousness as they enable a fascination for ontology, power, and war. For nearly 13 years, the North American Levinas Society has worked to preserve and focus this critique through social apertures that privilege questions of historical violence, transgenerational suffering, memory and repair.
Academic Studies Press is pleased to announce an open call for manuscript submissions for its book series, Studies in the History and Sociology of Music, edited by Olga Manulkina (Saint Petersburg University).
ENCATC, the European network on cultural management and policy, is accepting submissions to the Open Call for the 2018 Education and Research Session to be held on 28 September in Bucharest, Romania during the 2018 ENCATC Congress “Beyond EYCH2018. What is the cultural horizon? Opening up perspectives to face ongoing transformations” (26-29 September 2018).
Global Prehumanisms: An interdisciplinary conference
Sponsored by the Program in Medieval Studies, University of Illinois
October 18-20, 2018
Call for Papers for an edited volume
Litany in the Arts and Culture
Scholars representing various disciplines are kindly encouraged to submit paper proposals focusing on litanies and their forms and representations in different spheres of culture, including liturgy, literature, music, the visual arts, spirituality, and philosophy. The book Litany in the Arts and Culture edited by Witold Sadowski (University of Warsaw) and Francesco Marsciani (University of Bologna) and composed of selected best papers will be proposed for publication to the editorial board of the Brepols series: Studia Traditionis Theologiae Explorations in Early and Medieval Theology.
POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION IN THE SOUTH & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION IN THE SOUTH
New Orleans, LA October 4-6
The Popular Culture Association in the South and the American Culture Association in the South meet every year to present and discuss ideas about popular culture, American and world-wide. From Andrew Marvell to Captain Marvel, topics are wide-ranging and extensive. We also encourage individual submissions and panels of creative writing. We invite panels organized around one issue or theme.
Submissions: Papers are limited to twenty (20) minutes or fewer.
Magliesburg, SOUTH AFRICA, 2nd–6th September 2018
Dear list members,
We are pleased to announce the conference Boundaries, to be held at Valley Lodge & Spa, Magliesburg, South Africa, 2nd–6th September 2018.
Forces of Education: Benjamin and the Possibility of a Global Pedagogy
Workshop for Young Benjamin Scholars
January 9th through 11th, 2019
Walter Benjamin Archive and Center for Literary and Cultural Research, Berlin
Lectures and Seminars featuring Ilit Ferber (Tel Aviv), Freddie Rokem (Jerusalem), and Irving Wohlfarth (Bremen)
Organized by Dennis Johannßen (Providence) and Dominik Zechner (New York)