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full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

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Centre for Comparative Literature University of Toronto March 4th– March 6th 2016
Keynote Addresses: TBD
Linda Hutcheon and J. Edward Chamberlin Lecture in Literary Theory: TBD

Ninth Global Studies Conference - Rethinking Global Space in the Age of the Anthropocene: Futures of Ecological Interdependence

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@onglobalization.com

NINTH GLOBAL STUDIES CONFERENCE
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, USA
30 June - 1 July 2016
CALL FOR PAPERS

Call for Papers: Film Adaptation/PCA/ACA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA
contact email: 
david.moody@oswego.edu

Call for Papers: Film Adaptation/PCA/ACA (Seattle, WA March 22-25, 2016)

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association.

2016 Diversity Conference - “Human Diversity and the Environment – Mapping Difference in the Era of the Anthropocene”

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@ondiversity.com

SIXTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DIVERSITY IN ORGANIZATIONS, COMMUNITIES & NATIONS
The University of Granada, Granada, Spain
27-29 July 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE] ACLA Panel: "All In the Family: The Literary and Cultural Politics of Incest" - SEPTEMBER 23

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
carolyn.ownbey@mail.mcgill.ca

On this panel, we would like to consider the concept of incest in relation to society across a number of time periods and cultural forms.

2016 Conference on the Arts in Society - 'The Practice of Art in the Age of the Anthropocene'

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@artsinsociety.com

ELEVENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE ARTS IN SOCIETY
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, USA
10-12 August 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

Living in Modern Times: A Linda Grant Symposium - deadline 16 October 2015

full name / name of organization: 
C21: Centre for Research in Twenty-First Century Writings, University of Brighton, UK
contact email: 
c21writings@brighton.ac.uk

30 November 2015 | University of Brighton

Keynote speaker: Professor Caroline Evans (UAL)

Flavours of the Eighteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
KU Leuven - UGent
contact email: 
beatrijs.vanacker@arts.kuleuven.be

In this year’s upcoming annual conference, The Dutch-Belgian Society for 18th century studies will be focusing on the role played by taste and smell, in a century when both theoretical discourse and

Transmission, Translation, and Transformation in the Mabinogi / Mabinogion -- Kalamazoo 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Audrey Becker
contact email: 
abecker@marygrove.edu

This session proposes to bring together scholars working on any area of study that focuses on transmission, translation, or transformation in the Mabinogi including source studies, manuscript studies,

The Politics of Sensibility: Private and Public Emotions in Eighteenth-Century England

full name / name of organization: 
Jorge Bastos da Silva / Universidade do Porto
contact email: 
jorgebastosdasilva@gmail.com

‘The Politics of Sensibility: Private and Public Emotions in Eighteenth-Century England’

Seminar accepted for the European Society for the Study of English Conference,

[REMINDER] Global Art Challenges: Towards an "Ecology of Knowledges" 27-29 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
AGI & MoDe(s) - University of Barcelona
contact email: 
globalartchallenges2016@gmail.com

The International Conference Global Art Challenges: Towards an “Ecology of Knowledges” aims to reformulate established approaches to the study of global art in the face of ongoing challenges in th

Global Avant-Gardes: Visual and Verbal

full name / name of organization: 
Barrett Watten / Wayne State University
contact email: 
b.watten@wayne.edu

Global Avant-Gardes: Visual and Verbal
ACLA, March 17-20, 2016, Harvard University
Submission deadline: September 23
Submission portal: http://www.acla.org/node/add/paper

CFP: How Normal is White?: The Normalization of Whiteness in Children's and YA Lit

full name / name of organization: 
M. Green-Barteet & M. Gilbert-Hickey/Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
mgreenb6@uwo.ca

In recent years, critics, teachers, editors, authors, and readers have all argued that children's and Young Adult literature must be more diverse.

“Doing the Charleston”: Performing Racial, Gender, Sexual, and and Class Identities

full name / name of organization: 
30th Annual MELUS (Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States)
contact email: 
2016melus@gmail.com

“Doing the Charleston”: Performing Racial, Gender, Sexual, and Class Identities in Multi-ethnic American Literatures and Culture

30th Annual MELUS Conference

Call for Papers

REDEFINING THE BOUNDARIES OF CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leipzig / IAMHIST
contact email: 
muensterberg.filmtheory2016@uni-leipzig.de

Call for Papers
REDEFINING THE BOUNDARIES OF CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE
2016 Early Audiovisual Theory Conference

HUGO MÜNSTERBERG – Life, Work, and Impact

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leipzig / IAMHIST
contact email: 
muensterberg.filmtheory2016@uni-leipzig.de

Call for Papers
HUGO MÜNSTERBERG – Life, Work, and Impact
2016 Early Audiovisual Theory Conference

MEDIA PSYCHOLOGY AND RECEPTION

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leipzig / IAMHIST
contact email: 
muensterberg.filmtheory2016@uni-leipzig.de

Call for Papers
MEDIA PSYCHOLOGY AND RECEPTION
2016 Early Audiovisual Theory Conference
“A hundred years of Film theory. Münsterberg and beyond: Concepts, Applications, Perspectives”

CONSULTANTS, CRITICS AND THE AUDIOVISUAL INDUSTRY

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leipzig / IAMHIST
contact email: 
muensterberg.filmtheory2016@uni-leipzig.de

Call for Papers
CONSULTANTS, CRITICS AND THE AUDIOVISUAL INDUSTRY
2016 Early Audiovisual Theory Conference

CFP > PSF2016: Intermittence+Interference | Post-Screen: International Festival of Art, New Media and Cybercultures

full name / name of organization: 
Facultu of Fine Arts of Lisbon University & Universidade Lusófona
contact email: 
postscreenfestival@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Universidade Lusófona, 10 and 11 of November 2016
Deadline for submission: 15 November 2015

John Steinbeck as an International Writer - San Jose, CA, May 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Martha Heasley Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University
contact email: 
nicholas.taylor@sjsu.edu

The International Society of Steinbeck Scholars announces a conference, "John Steinbeck as an International Writer," to be held at the Dr.

Researching our Teaching Practices panel for ACCUTE 2016. Deadline November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian Colleges and University Teachers of English
contact email: 
kmanarin@mtroyal.ca

Researching our Teaching Practices: A member-organized panel during ACCUTE's conference May 28-31, part of Congress 2016 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

[UPDATE] Bodies of Care: Somaesthetics of Vulnerability

full name / name of organization: 
Bodies of Care: Somaesthetics of Vulnerability / The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture, Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 2-day conference, January 28–29, 2016, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

CFP: Horror, February 10-13, 2016, Albuquerque

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

"HORROR"

37th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) at the Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center on
February 10-13, 2016

CFP: War and Culture, February 10-13, 2016, Albuquerque

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

"WAR AND CULTURE"

37th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) at the Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center on
February 10-13, 2016

Queer at Queen's 2015: HIV and AIDS, Politics, Memory, Performance

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University, Belfast
contact email: 
pmc.mctighe@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: Queer at Queen's 2015
HIV and AIDS: Politics, Memory, Performance.
Brian Friel Theatre, Queen’s University, Belfast,
November 15th and 16th - 11am to 6pm daily

[UPDATE] CfP Ada Lovelace Postgraduate Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
adalovelaceworkshop@ell.ox.ac.uk

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace
“That brain of mine is more than merely mortal; as time will show.”
A workshop for graduate students and early career researchers
Tuesday 8 December 2015
Mathematics Institute and St Anne’s College, Oxford

ACLA 2016: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Death Representations in Literature: Epistemological, Social, Anthropological and A

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
adriana.teodorescu@gmail.com

This is a call for presentations for a seminar to be held as part of the American Comparative Literature Association's Annual Meeting, that will take place at Harvard University between 17th-20th Marc

[Update] Chronicles and Grimoires: The Occult as Political Commentary

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Assoc. of the Midwest: ICMS Kalamazoo 2016.
contact email: 
dominique.hoche@westliberty.edu

Whether seen in signs and portents, or read in grimoires or magic books, the occult in the premodern world is both marveled at and feared.

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2016 Panel Still Laughing: Ancient Comedy and Its Descendants Due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers (the Graduate Center, CUNY) and Barry Spence (University of Massachusetts)
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

Aristotle in his Poetics outlines his theory of tragedy and gives readers a framework for assessing and understanding the genre; his treatise providing the equivalent analysis of comedy has sadly been

Gastronomy, Culture, and the Arts: A Scholarly Exchange of Epic Portions (March 12-13, 2016), University of Toronto Mississauga

full name / name of organization: 
Gastro Conference, Department of Language Studies
contact email: 
gastroconference.utm@utoronto.ca

“Foodies consider food to be an art, on a level with painting or drama" (The Official Foodie Handbook, Paul Levy, Ann Barr, 1984).

Prize for best grad student, independent scholar, of junior faculty paper: Dickens Syposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
regal@hi.is

The Dickens Society is pleased to be able to offer

The Robert B. Partlow, Jr. Prize

Dickens Society Symposium: "Adapting Dickens" -- Deadline Oct. 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
regal@hi.is

Dickens Society 21st Annual Symposium:
“Adapting Dickens”

Iceland University, Reykjavik
11–13 July, 2016

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] AMSN3: Modernist Work

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Modernist Studies Network (AMSN)
contact email: 
j.attridge@unsw.edu.au

AMSN3: Modernist Work

The Third Biennial Conference of the Australasian Modernist Studies Network

Date: 29-31 March 2016
Venue: University of New South Wales, Sydney

23rd METU British Novelists Conference: Agatha Christie and Her Work

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Language Education, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
bnc2016@metu.edu.tr

23rd METU British Novelists Conference: Agatha Christie and Her Work

5-6 April 2016
METU Culture and Convention Centre
Ankara, Turkey

Department of Foreign Language Education,

The Second Asian Symposium on Education, Equity and Social Justice - EQUIS 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ESD Focus
contact email: 
secretariat@esdfocus.org

Global initiatives, such as Millennium Development Goals, have made some headway in bringing education and social justice issues to the forefront of mainstream discussion, such as universal primary ed

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