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April 4, 2014: UConn Ninth Annual Conference on the Teaching of Writing (proposals due Feb 3)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Connecticut Freshman English Program
contact email: 
teachingwriting2014@gmail.com

For many students entering college, writing courses present the daunting task of finding an academic voice in a newly-changed context.

[UPDATE] Literati 2014: "Speaking Bodies," March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Madison Undergraduate Society for English
contact email: 
uwliterati@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literati 2014: Speaking Bodies
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

www.museuw.com/call-for-papers

Kennesaw State University's Third Annual World Literature and Film Conference/April 4, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
kelayan@kennesaw.edu

The figure of the hero underwent a renascence in meaning, visibility, and cultural cachet in the twenty-first century, with the success of the Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and World War Z franchis

CARTOGRAPHIES OF DISSENT

full name / name of organization: 
English Language Notes
contact email: 
eln2@colorado.edu

Call for Papers: English Language Notes 52.2, Fall/Winter 2014

Cartographies of Dissent
Resistance and Revolution in the Transnational Imaginary

Call for Essays: special issue of postmedieval journal on 'Medievalism and the Medical Humanities'.

full name / name of organization: 
postmedieval: a journal of medieval cultural studies
contact email: 
j.a.mckinstry@durham.ac.uk

Contributions are invited for a special issue of postmedieval: a journal of medieval cultural studies entitled ‘Medievalism and the Medical Humanities’.

Invitation to the Luce Irigaray International Seminar June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol, UK
contact email: 
workingwithluceirigaray@gmail.com

Since 2003, Luce Irigaray holds a seminar with researchers doing their PhD on her work.

452ºF CFP: Iberian Comparative Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
452°F Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

On July 31st 2013, we start the CFP for the eleventh issue of the 452°F Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature. The deadline for submissions is January 31st 2014.

Call for Papers: International Journal of Religion, Science& Society (IJRSS)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Religion, Science and Culture
contact email: 
editor@ceresc.org

Paper & Submission

Welcome to International Journal of Religion, Science & Society (IJRSS)

[UPDATE] "Locating Positive Affects in American Modernism." Proposed Panel for ALA 2014, May 22-25, 2014, Washington D.C.

full name / name of organization: 
Tim DeJong / Western University
contact email: 
tdejong@slu.edu

Much of the recent work done in affect theory has focused on dark and problematic affective states such as alienation, melancholia, and despair.

Opening Spaces: Enabling Engagement with Complex Conversations

full name / name of organization: 
URI Graduate Conference 2014 / University of Rhode Island
contact email: 
urigradconference2014@gmail.com

URI Graduate Conference 2014

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Opening Spaces: Enabling Engagement with Complex Conversations

Call for Proposals -- SCCC Creative Writing Festival, April 21-26.

full name / name of organization: 
Suffolk County Community College
contact email: 
cwfest@gmail.com

SCCC's annual Creative Writing Festival: A Celebration of Teaching and Writing features five days of events held Monday, April 21- Friday, April 25 at each of our three campuses (in Brentwood, Selden,

10th IAWIS/AIERTI TRIENNAL CONFERENCE, 11-15 August 2014 "Riddles of Form : Exploration and Discovery in Word and Image"

full name / name of organization: 
10th IAWIS/AIERTI TRIENNAL CONFERENCE
contact email: 
swig2014@gmail.com

10th IAWIS/AIERTI TRIENNAL CONFERENCE
University of Dundee, Scotland: 11-15 August 2014
Riddles of Form: Exploration and Discovery in Word and Image

Call for Essays: Ekphrasis in American Poetry: The Colonial Period to the 21st Century 12/22/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sandra Kleppe/ Hedmark University College
contact email: 
sandra.kleppe@hihm.no

Ekphrasis in American Poetry: The Colonial Period to the 21st Century

[UPDATE] Living Europe, Writing Europe: Literary Perceptions of Urbanization and ‹Provincializing› European Identities

full name / name of organization: 
Europa-Kolleg der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster
contact email: 
t.wellmann@uni-muenster.de

Call for Papers

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Europa leben, Europa schreiben: Literarische Ansichten der Urbanisierung und die ‹Provinzialisierung› europäischer Identitäten

CFP- “15 Years of Peacebuilding in Kosovo Lessons Learned and Future Challenges for the Region” - 14-15 February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
ILIRIA College and FES-Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
contact email: 
fitore.bekteshi@uiliria.org; konferenca@uiliria.org

Fifteen years after international protectorate, and seven years following the declaration of the independence, Kosovo is constantly making great efforts toward peace building.

After 400 ppm: Science, Politics, and Social Natures in the Anthropocene -Deadline December 31

full name / name of organization: 
A workshop for junior scholars at Rutgers University
contact email: 
after400ppm@gmail.com

Rutgers University, March 27-28, 2014
Keynote speaker: Sarah Whatmore, Oxford University

Journal of Civic Literacy: Causes and Consequences

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Civic Literacy
contact email: 
civlit@iupui.edu

America’s low levels of civic knowledge have been repeatedly documented.

Visualising Canonical Literature: A Transhistorical Approach. MLA in Vancouver (January 8-11, 2015).

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
lbeck@mta.ca

Portraits, iconic scenes, generic images, technological endowments, among other possibilities: how does the illustration history of a work evolve over the centuries?

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: Special Issue CFP: European Fans and European Fan Objects: Localization and Translation

full name / name of organization: 
Edited By Anne Kustritz and Emma England
contact email: 
EuropeanFandoms at hotmail.co.uk

Special Issue CFP: European Fans and European Fan Objects: Localization and Translation

Edited By Anne Kustritz and Emma England

Special Issue of Transformative Works and Cultures

2nd Annual University of Iowa Graduate Student Conference “Exploring Edges”

full name / name of organization: 
The World Languages Graduate Student Organization (WLGO)
contact email: 
wlgoiaconf@gmail.com

“Exploring Edges”
Saturday April 5, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
The Hungarian Philosophical Association
contact email: 
kremeralexander5@gmail.com

The Hungarian Philosophical Association is organizing an international conference on “Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics”.

Keynote speaker: Richard Shusterman

Appel à contributions pour ouvrage collectif: “Racines et déracinements au grand écran: trajectoires migratoires dans l

full name / name of organization: 
Marianne Bessy / Furman University
contact email: 
marianne.bessy@furman.edu

Appel à contributions pour ouvrage collectif

Titre : “Racines et déracinements au grand écran: trajectoires migratoires dans le cinéma français du XXIème siècle”

Screendance: University Students Round Table -Call for Participants

full name / name of organization: 
International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy (France)
contact email: 
specialprograms@videodansebourgogne.com

The International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy (France) is

Call for Screendance Papers/Panelists

full name / name of organization: 
International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy (France)
contact email: 
specialprograms@videodansebourgogne.com

The International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy (France) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting abstracts for papers to be presented during the festival's second annual screendance confere

CLINAMEN: Announcing a New Interdisciplinary Series

full name / name of organization: 
Presses Universitaires de Liège
contact email: 
mdelville@ulg.ac.be; livio.belloi@ulg.ac.be

In 2014, the recently refounded University of Liège Press (Presses Universitaires de Liège) will launch a multivolume series of scholarly, refereed anthologies entitled Clinamen.

The Economies of Future Past: Redefining the Space(s) of (Post)Memory - March 13 and 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Students' Society at Université de Montréal
contact email: 
postmemory2014@gmail.com

Deadline: January 6, 2014.

Position: The Power and Politics of Witnessing (February 28 and March 1, 2014, The Ohio State University)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Theatre Syndicate at The Ohio State University
contact email: 
wilson.2428@osu.edu

The Graduate Theatre Syndicate at The Ohio State University proudly presents Position: The Power and Politics of Witnessing in conjunction with the Jerome Lawrence and Robert E.

International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH)

full name / name of organization: 
TIIKM
contact email: 
isanka@tiikm.com

The Arts and Humanities include the disciplines of ancient and modern languages, literature, philosophy, visual and performing arts.

A Valentine to Gertrude Stein: The Reception of Gertrude Stein in the Arts and Humanities. 8-10 May 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Luise Schultz (University of Copenhagen), Sarah Posman (Ghent University), Solveig Daugaard (Linköping University), Tania Ørum (University of Copenhagen), Mette Tranholm (University of Copenhagen)
contact email: 
gertrudestein@hum.ku.dk, laura@hum.ku.dk, sarah.posman@ugent.be

Call for papers

A Valentine To Gertrude Stein:
The Reception of Gertrude Stein in the Arts and Humanities

8 – 10 May 2014

Hosted by the University of Copenhagen, Denmark

[UPDATE} WAR, WORDS AND THE WORLD: RE-PRESENTING THE GREAT WAR (25-27 FEBRUARY 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
contact email: 
prof.a.lal@gmail.com

PLEASE NOTE: The conference will take place from 25-27 Feb 2014, and not 26-28 Feb. 2014 as announced.

The last date for submission of proposals is extended to December 15, 2013.

Fifth Graduate Student Conference Caribbean Without Borders: Beyond the Can[n]on’s Range March 19-21st, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Department. Faculty of Humanities. University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras
contact email: 
caribbeanwithoutborders@gmail.com

Dr. Carolyn Cooper, Guest Speaker
Professor of Literature and Cultural Studies
University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica

Inaugural Issue - Journal of Contemporary Issues in Higher Education (JCIHE) Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Contemporary Issues in Higher Education
contact email: 
info@jcihe.org

CALL FOR MANUSCRIPTS

Spring 2014 Volume 1 Issue 1 ‡ ONLINE ISSN 2327-5936

Fourth International Edgar Allan Poe Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Poe Studies Association and Penn State Lehigh Valley Continuing Education
contact email: 
rxk3@psu.edu and bac7@psu.edu

Proposals for individual papers or panels are invited for the Fourth International Edgar Allan Poe Conference to be held in New York City at the Roosevelt Hotel from Thursday, February 26 to Sunday, M

Poe and Music

full name / name of organization: 
Dennis Perry, Brigham Young University
contact email: 
dperry@byu.edu

For a guest-edited issue of The Edgar Allan Poe Review, we invite essays that

Autobiography

full name / name of organization: 
Södertörn University
contact email: 
autobiography2014@hotmail.com

Although autobiographical writing has ancient origins, the term 'autobiography' itself has only been in use since the late eighteenth century.

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