The First Annual Central Illinois Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference is hosted by the Society of English Graduate Scholars at Illinois State University in Normal, IL and currently accepting presentation proposals. This year’s conference theme is the exploration of “the in-between” from diverse and varied scholarly perspectives.
New Systems, New Aesthetics
Call for Papers
Performance, Religion, and Spirituality (PRS), Volume 1 Issue 1 Deadline for abstracts: November 30th, 2016
Special Inaugural Issue:
Spiritual and Religious Performances of Activism and Protest
CALL FOR PAPERS
Men & Men’s Studies Area of the National PCA/ACA Conference
San Diego April 12-15, 2017
Proposal Deadline: Oct. 1, 2016
All Proposals Must Be Submitted through the PCA/ACA website.
Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time. Exceptions and rules
CALL FOR PAPERS
Papers on the topic of the influence of Medical Humanities on creating equality in healthcare access and delivery from various areas of study, including bioethics, literature, sociology, anthropology, public health, history, and medical education, are invited to be considered for Drew University’s Transatlantic Connections 4 Conference, an interdisciplinary conference with a dedicated track for Medical Humanities. The four-day conference will take place in Bundoran, Ireland January 11-15, 2017. We are especially interested in submissions for sessions on medical narrative, mental health, public policy, ethics, and the ethics of human-subject research.
I am currently working on an edited scholarly collection tentatively titled "The Vegan Studies Reader." The proposal has been solicieted by the series editors for “Cultural Ecologies of Food in the 21st Century” published by the University of Nevada Press.
Computers and Writing, June 1-4, 2017 at The University of Findlay
Submission opens: September 26 | Submission peer review closes: Oct 15 | Submission closes: Nov 15 | Acceptance notification: December 31
The Caribbean Chapter of the College English Association (CEA-CC) is a part of the network of 20 affiliates that form the national College English Association (CEA), a professional organization of teacher-scholars founded in the United States in 1939. Primarily based on the island of Puerto Rico, the CEA-CC has promoted the study and research of the various fields that fall under the umbrella of “English” for over forty years. In addition to themes related to education, the conferences hosted by the CEA-CC have focused on themes related to literature and cultural studies. The subject of the March 2017 symposium is “Sea Crossings” We invite papers that connect the ocean with the field of English. Topics include but are not limited to:
Double Helix: A Journal of Critical Thinking and Writing is soliciting artwork for its cover image. The deadline for its Volume 4 supplement is 1/31/17, but this is also an open call for submissions for subsequent volumes. DH may be reached at http://qudoublehelixjournal.org/index.php/dh or through its listing at the WAC Clearinghouse: http://wac.colostate.edu/.
Call for Papers
“War & Culture”
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
38th Annual Conference, February 15-18, 2017
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2016