For the 2016 Cultural Studies Association Conference (June 2-5 2016, Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA), the ESP Working Group seeks proposals for the "Whither Ecocriticism?" cluster:
Play's the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800
University of California, Santa Barbara
Conference Date: March 4-5, 2016
Proposal Due Date: December 4, 2015
The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our annual conference, "Play's the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800," to be held on March 4 and 5, 2016. We are happy to announce our three keynote speakers: Laura Engel (Duquesne University), James A. Knapp (Loyola University Chicago), and Bruce Smith (University of Southern California).
2016 Conference: Friday, March 4, 2016 at Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, Michigan
You are invited to submit a 200 word abstract of the paper or research you wish to present at the conference.
• Abstract submission deadline is 12/3/15.
Each author can present only one time at conference.
• Submit your abstract at themichiganacademy.org.
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[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 12th issue titled Liminal Balkans
What's Left? Marxism, Literature, and Culture in the 21st Century
Hosted by the Marx Research Seminar, University of Lincoln, College of Arts,
School of English & Journalism
Deadline for abstracts: 31st March 2016
Conference date: Thursday 21st July 2016
Stuart Sim Professor of English (Northumbria University), recently retired
Paul Crosthwaite Senior Lecturer in English Literature (University of Edinburgh)
I am seeking manuscripts to complete an edited collection, Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature, which is focused on the intersection between disability studies and ecological criticism. The collection is currently under contract with Lexington Press, and I am looking to add a chapter or two that explores the collection's theme with a particular focus on the intersection between American disability culture (especially literary expressions) and the environmental imagination.
IUP EGO 2016 Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference CFP
Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sophia McClennen, Associate Director for the School of International Affairs and Professor of Comparative Literature and International Affairs at The Pennsylvania State University
Growing Up, Growing Old: Times and Seasons
2nd Global Meeting
Call for Presentations
Thursday 5th May to Saturday 7th May, 2016
Prague, Czech Republic
CFP: Psychoanalysis in Our Time 2016 – Psychoanalysis and Femininity
Maritime Museum, Gdansk, Poland – 8th-10th April 2016
Now in its third year – and following the great success of sessions in Copenhagen, Sauðárkrókur, Tallinn and Druskininkai – the Psychoanalysis in Our Time research network is very pleased to announce the call for papers for our next event, which will take place in Gdansk, Poland from 8th to 10th April 2016. The topic for this symposium will be "Psychoanalysis and Femininity".
The CUNY Games Network is excited to announce the third annual CUNY Games Festival and Conference to be held on January 22, 2016 at the CUNY Graduate Center in Manhattan. We will also host a playtesting / game day on January 23rd at a nearby location.