Call for Papers: New Research in the Early Drama of the Low Countries
International Medieval Congress at Leeds
July 3-6, 2017
The Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society seeks three 20-minute presentations on
any aspect of medieval and early modern Dutch and Flemish drama for a session at the 2017
International Medieval Congress at Leeds.
We particularly encourage papers that focus on the 2017 IMC conference theme of
otherness. The Low Countries seems a particularly fruitful area of focus for this theme, as they
spent much of the Middle Ages as perpetual “others” with fluid boundaries and constant
Special Issue Call for Papers WOMEN’S WRITING“Generations”Winter 2017 Issue
In honor of the 25th anniversary of the British Women Writers Association in 2017, Women’s Writing invites submissions for a special issue on the theme of “Generations.” While generational transitions are often productive and even revolutionary, they are seldom ever easy or smooth. Such transitions may be accompanied by paradigm shifts, struggles to be heard, or difficulty letting go. In this spirit, the editors especially welcome investigations into the complexities of generational exchange and transition in the field of women’s writing.
“Power and Identity”
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
The Graduate Program on Global Society (GSP), the University of Tokyo
Abstract Submission Deadline: September 30, 2016
Abstract Submission: firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 9 January, 2017
Edited Collection on Joe Brainard
European Film and Television: Crisis Narratives and Narratives in Crisis (edited volume)
We are currently looking for 4 or 5 chapters (you can send us an abstract or a complete paper) that focus on cinematographies from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) – except for Germany – during the financial crisis (see CFP below) to complete our collection, which has already drawn attention from two major publishers.
Topics should include but not limited to:
- “National” cinematographies in crisis
- The role of European film festivals during the crisis
- Case studies that underline the crisis thematically
- Speficic industry examinations
Disjunctions 2016: “Crude Matter”
“Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter. You must feel the Force flow around you. Here, between you, me…” – Yoda, The Empire Strikes Back
March 23-26, 2017
Northeast Modern Language Association
The Shadow of Ethnography
JUXTAPOSITIONS: Journal of Haiku Research and Scholarship
Call for Papers: MOSF Journal of Science Fiction
Submission Deadline: July 1, 2016.
Editorial Team: Monica Louzon, M.L.S. (Managing Editor), Rachel Lazarus, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Heather McHale, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Barbara Jasny, Ph.D. (Co-Editor),
Editorial Board: Nancy Kress, M.S., M.A.; Charles Gannon, Ph.D.; Patrick Thaddeus Jackson, Ph.D.; Terence McSweeney, Ph.D.