category: journals and collections of essays

CFP for Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities ‎-- abstract deadline December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

What: Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities
Where: CCLA @ Congress 2016 in Calgary, Canada
When: May 28 to 30, 2016‎

The Politics of Southeast Asian Contemporary Art - Deadline December 6

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] Essay collection on teaching survey courses • Proposals due November 30

full name / name of organization: 
Gwynn Dujardin, James M. Lang, John Staunton • WVUP series on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
contact email: 
dujardin@queensu.ca

Seeking proposals for a collection on approaches to teaching literature surveys.

[UPDATE] American, British and Canadian Studies special issue: Fictions of Academia, Extended deadline: 15 January 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Ana-Karina Schneider / Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania (http://abcjournal.ulbsibiu.ro/index.html), invites submissions for a special issue on Fictions of Aca

Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities - abstracts due December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

CFP for Panel at CCLA

Georgia Philological Association: May 20, 2016 Conference and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
lisa.bro@mga.edu

The eleventh annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia on Friday,

Commitment and Critique: Contemporary Literature and the Political Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
Editors Dr Blossom N. Fondo (foreverblossom@gmail.com) Dr Adamu Pangmeshi (pangmeshi@gmail.com)
contact email: 
foreverblossom@gmail.com, pangmeshi@gmail.com

It is an undeniable fact that indeed literature has moved from the realm of mere entertainment to one of commitment.

Call for Papers and Creative Writing

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary journal from the north
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

The quint’s twenty ninth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and r

POETOMACHIA: THE INDIGENOUS VOICE (last date of submission : 30th May, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
AN ANTHOLOGY OF ARTICLES (ISBN NUMBER APPLICABLE)
contact email: 
sayandey89@yahoo.com

Editor: Mr. Sayan Dey
Introdution to be given by: Dr. Lakhsmi Bandlamudi, City University, New York
Foreword to be given by: Dr. Martine Chemana, University of Sorbonne, France

Special issue: American Literature after Postmodernism

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher K. Coffman (Boston U) & Theo Savvas (U of Bristol)
contact email: 
ccoffman@bu.edu

We are seeking contributors for a special journal issue on the topic of "American Literature after Postmodernism."

Gender in Victorian Popular Fiction, Art, and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Janine Hatter and Helena Ifill, Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies
contact email: 
j.hatter@hull.ac.uk / helena.ifill@sheffield.ac.uk

CFA: ‘Gender in Victorian Popular Fiction, Art, and Culture,’ Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies

Big Red & Shiny CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Big Red & Shiny
contact email: 
dolphinkrute@bigredandshiny.com

Boston—October, 2015

CFP Epistemocritique : Inner Speech/Inner space : literary and neurocognitive approaches (March 1st 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Pierre L. Patoine
contact email: 
pl_patoine@yahoo.fr

Epistemocritique – Call for Papers

Inner Speech / Inner Space :
Neurocognitive and Literary Approaches

CFP: European Writers in Exile (edited collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Birkenstein
contact email: 
jbirkenstein@stmartin.edu

We seek essays of 5,000 to 6,000 words for an anthology that explores the work of some of the more popular and/or influential European writers in nineteenth, twentieth- and twenty-first-century exile.

Maxine Hong Kingston's The Woman Warrior

full name / name of organization: 
Kathryn West
contact email: 
kwest@bellarmine.edu

Critical Insights: Maxine Hong Kingston’s The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts

CFP: Canada, Brazil, and Beyond (abstract due by March 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Canada, Brazil, and Beyond: Call for Papers, a special issue of Canada and Beyond
contact email: 
Diana.Brydon@umanitoba.ca and Almeida3@myumanitoba.ca

Guest Editors: Diana Brydon and Vanessa A. Nunes

CFP, Issue 2, Volume 8, Literophile: "Victoriana: Class, Capital, Manners"

full name / name of organization: 
Literophile
contact email: 
literophile@gmail.com

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, i

[Update] Disability and the Environment in 20th-Century American Literature (Edited Collection; December 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (edited collection under contract)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

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 disabili

[UPDATE] CFP--Transnational Cityscapes--Edited Collection (Abstracts due December 16)

full name / name of organization: 
Dale Pattison, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
contact email: 
dale.pattison@tamucc.edu

Call for Papers
Transnational Cityscapes

International Journal of Literary Linguistics

full name / name of organization: 
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany)
contact email: 
wood@uni-mainz.de

The International Journal of Literary Linguistics (IJLL) is an open-access, peer-review journal published by Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany) that is dedicated to the publication of ori

INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS - LAST DATE OCTOBER 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CSC JOURNALS
contact email: 
cscpress@cscjournals.org


INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS
http://www.cscjournals.org

Call for Undergraduate Research Papers in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

The Valley Humanities Review is currently seeking essays in the humanities for publication in its Spring 2016 Issue.

[UPDATE] CFP for Edited Collection - Seeing Animals: Derrida, Visuality, and Exposures of the Human

full name / name of organization: 
James Tink / Sarah Bezan
contact email: 
jmtink@g-mail.tohoku-university.jp, bezan@ualberta.ca

James Tink (Tohoku University, Japan)
Sarah Bezan (University of Alberta, Canada)

Call for Papers *New* : Socrates Vol. 3 No.4 (2015) Issue- December

full name / name of organization: 
Socrates: Scholarly research Journal
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

Research papers and manuscripts are invited for consideration of publication in the regular issue- VOL. 3 NO. 4 (2015) ISSUE- DECEMBER OF the Journal SOCRATES. Deadline: November 20, 2015.

Form Matters: The Media of anti-Americanism

full name / name of organization: 
Heiko Beyer (Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany) and Jesper Gulddal (University of Newcastle, Astralia)
contact email: 
heiko.beyer@uni-duesseldorf.de

Invitation for abstracts for a special issue of the Journal of American Studies (proposal pending) on the Media of Anti-Americanism

Re-Queering the Nation: America’s Queer Crisis - Special Issue - European Journal of American Studies - Vol. 11, No. 3, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Francisco Costa, University of East Anglia/European Association for American Studies
contact email: 
f.costa@uea.ac.uk

LGBTQ social, cultural, and political issues have become a defining feature of twenty-first century American life, transforming on a national, international and transnational scale a number of institu

Call for collection of essays on Narrratives and violence in the Americas/ Violencia y narrativa en las Américas

full name / name of organization: 
Thinking the Americas:narrratives and violence / Violencia y narrativa en las Américas - Universidade Regional Integrada, Frederico Westphalen, Brazil
contact email: 
Denise Almeida Silva at dasilva@uri.edu.br

Thinking the Americas: narratives and violence/ Pensar las Americas: narrativas y violência is a bilingual volume, organized by the Master Program in Literature at URI, RS, Brazil.

Call for papers: a special issue on Literature, Reading and reader formation - Lingua & Literatura v. 17, n. 20, Dec 2015

full name / name of organization: 
– Lingua &Literatura v. 17 n. 20 (Dec 2015) - Universidade Regional Integrada (URI), Brazil
contact email: 
editora@uri.edu.br; dasilva@uri.edu.br

Lingua&Literatura is the journal for language and literary studies at at the Universidade Regional Integrada, RS, Brazil.

UPDATE - "Out of the Past and Into the Night: The Noir Vision in American Culture" - Submission deadline Nov. 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association (HERA)
contact email: 
dore.ripley@gmail.com

The deadline is fast approaching for the upcoming issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities that focuses on noir visions in American culture (www.h-e-r-a.org).

ALA May 2016 Texts, Contexts, and Subtexts: Charlotte Perkins Gilman in Her Time

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association / Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society
contact email: 
brandi.so@stonybrook.edu

CFP for Book Collection: Gender and the Superhero Narrative (Abstracts due 12/30/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Goodrum, Tara Prescott, Philip Smith
contact email: 
genderandcomicsbook@gmail.com

Seeking abstracts for an upcoming essay collection on comics, gender, and superhero narratives.

Pseudotranslation and Metafictionality

full name / name of organization: 
Interférences littéraires
contact email: 
tom.toremans@kuleuven.be

This special issue investigates the metafictional dimensions of pseudotranslation (original texts that present themselves as translations for a variety of reasons).

Critical Thinking and Writing in the Age of Globalization 3/31/16

full name / name of organization: 
Double Helix: A Journal of Critical Thinking and Writing
contact email: 
Paul.Pasquaretta@quinnipiac.edu

Globalization, understood as the expanding integration of economic, cultural, political, technological and social activities on a worldwide scale, presents challenges, opportunities, and crises, which

Prison Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning with Imprisoned Writers (submission deadline -- January 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Joe Lockard
contact email: 
Joe.Lockard@asu.edu

Call for Papers
Prison Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning with Imprisoned Writers

UPDATE: Great Writing International Creative Writing conference (11/09; 06/18-06/19 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK)

Sat. June 18 – Sun. June 19 2016

Imperial College, London

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