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Green Knowledge: Biennial Conference of ASLE UK-I, 2nd-4th September 2015, Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment UK and Ireland
contact email: 
asleuki-2015@admin.cam.ac.uk

Plenary Speakers

Professor Ursula K. Heise (UCLA)
Richard Mabey
Professor Louise Westling
(University of Oregon)

11 Literature in English Symposium: Poetry and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
lies2015poetry@gmail.com, kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl

LIES 2015 asks the fundamental questions of contemporary culture: What is the stance of poetry today? Can poets still be venerated as leaders of nations? Is poetry “relegated” to universities?

Angles and _limes_: Examining and challenging research in Anglo-American studies (12/15/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Angles: French Perspectives on the Anglophone World
contact email: 
yan.brailowsky@u-paris10.fr

The second issue of Angles, the new online journal published by the SAES, will aim at examining “angles and limes” in Anglo-American studies.

Brevity is the soul of wit (12/15/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Angles: French Perspectives on the Anglophone World
contact email: 
yan.brailowsky@u-paris10.fr

For its inaugural issue, Angles: French Perspectives on the Anglophone World welcomes original proposals inspired by the celebrated aphorism: ‘Brevity is the soul of wit’.

Beyond Leeches and Lepers: Medieval and Early Modern Medicine Conference May 2, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Legacy and Helen F. Smith; University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
beyondleechesconference@outlook.com

This is a one-day public engagement conference for postgraduate students and early career researchers. We are excited to announce that Dr. Irina Metzler has been confirmed as the keynote speaker.

11 Literature in English Symposium: Poetry and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
lies2015poetry@gmail.com, kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl

11th Literature in English Symposium: Poetry and Beyond with Muldoon and Hayes

"Space" lightning talks at IABA-Americas June 4-7

full name / name of organization: 
International Auto/biographical Association Chapter of the Americas
contact email: 
eclind@umich.edu

The 1st biennial conference of the Americas chapter of the International Auto/Biography Association asks us to consider life writing as a form of encounter.

Chat with a Journal Editor at MLA Vancouver, 9–10 January, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Council of Editors of Learned Journals
contact email: 
gmacphee@wcupa.edu

MLA members—especially graduate students and junior faculty—are invited to chat with a journal editor at the MLA Convention.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 12/07/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

Forum essay prize 2015 - translating cultures

full name / name of organization: 
Forum for Modern Language Studies
contact email: 
dee3@st-and.ac.uk

The Forum Prize 2015 – Call for Articles

The Forum for Modern Language Studies Prize competition 2015 invites submissions on the subject of translating cultures.

CFP: Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800, 9-11 July 2015 (Abstracts due 7 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Domestic Devotions Project, University of Cambridge
contact email: 
domestic.devotions@hist.cam.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800
An Interdisciplinary Conference
9-11 July 2015 University of Cambridge

CFP: Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Domestic Devotions Project, University of Cambridge
contact email: 
domestic.devotions@hist.cam.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800
An Interdisciplinary Conference
9-11 July 2015 University of Cambridge

Culture and Environment- University of Akron 2015 Regional Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Society of Akron Graduate English Scholars (SAGES)
contact email: 
sagessubmission@gmail.com

CULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT
SAGES Third Annual Interdisciplinary Student Conference
The University of Akron
Student Union
March 5, 2015

Mind, Body, and (Con)Text: Cognitive Approaches to Literature and Linguistics March 6-7, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue University School of Languages and Cultures Graduate Student Symposium
contact email: 
slcsymposiumpurdue@gmail.com

Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana)

Keynote speakers
Mark Bruhn (Regis College)
William Croft (University of New Mexico)

MAP annual conference, April 10-11, 2015 "Reform and Resistance" [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Association of the Pacific
contact email: 
laskaya@uoregon.edu

MAP is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for its annual conference hosted by the University of Nevada-Reno in Reno, NV, April 10-11, 2015.

[Reminder] Cannibalism in Fiction panel for ASLE 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Assoc. for the Study of Literature and the Environment Conf. 2015
contact email: 
mcfarlands@nsula.edu

November 30th deadline

What Lies Beneath the Clothes of Culture? Cannibalism in Fiction

[UPDATED] The Value & Challenge of the Middle Ages in C.S. Lewis’ The Discarded Image Half a Century Later, CFP Deadline: 20 Dec

full name / name of organization: 
Paper Session for the Third Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Saint Louis University
contact email: 
melam@regent.edu

It has been about half a century since C.S. Lewis’ The Discarded Image was published (1964), and the time seems ripe to look into its legacy, past and ongoing.

Utopia & the End of the City 1-4 July 2015, Newcastle UK

full name / name of organization: 
Utopian Studies Society (Europe)
contact email: 
utopian.studies@ncl.ac.uk

“Man ceased to be a wild animal only when he built the first wall” (Yevgeny Zamyatin, We).

Negotiating Identity through Authentic Voice

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Rim Conference on English Studies
contact email: 
uaapacrim@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers

[UPDATE] Missing, presumed dead: absent mothers in the cultural imagination, 11-12 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Language Studies, Umeå University & Umeå Centre for Gender Studies, Sweden
contact email: 
berit.astrom@umu.se

NB! New date

[UPDATE] The Power of Place: Investigating the Interactions between Ideology and Influence (March 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2015.conference@gmail.com

“The preservation or construction of a sense of place is then an active moment in the passage from memory to hope, from past to future.” David Harvey

[UPDATE] Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

ww.aeluruslitjournal.com
Call for Papers and Book Reviews: 2015 Issue
Submission Deadline: 25 January 2015

Sites of Decay-March 13-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Eighth Annual Graduate Conference Literature, Politics and Aesthetics-The Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University (SUNY),
contact email: 
sitesofdecay@gmail.com

Faculty Keynote: Julia Walker, Art History Department (Binghamton University)

After Extinction

full name / name of organization: 
Center for 21st Century Studies
contact email: 
c21@uwm.edu

A conference at the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21), UW-Milwaukee
April 30-May 2, 2015

call for book proposals, Sanctity in Global Perspective

full name / name of organization: 
The Hagiography Society with Ashgate
contact email: 
egaffney@ashgate.com

Book proposals are sought for a new series, Sanctity in Global Perspective

Series Editors:
Shahzad Bashir, Stanford University, USA;

Medicine of Words: Literature, Medicine, and Theology in the Middle Ages/St Anne's College, Oxford, 11-12th September 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Daniel McCann/Oxford University
contact email: 
medicineofwords@ell.ox.ac.uk

Words, whether in poetry or prose, have a power beyond their meaning. They are capable not simply of expression but also of action; they can hurt or they can heal.

Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor, UK
contact email: 
travelandconflict@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor

Sideways in Time [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives Conference
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives:

UPDATE: CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/15/14; 2/11-2/14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
srees@usao.edu

UPDATED with EXTENDED DEADLINE CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/15/14; 2/11-2/14/15)

[UPDATE] Call For Papers and Creative Writing Deadline 11/20/14

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

CULTURAL MEMORY - DEADLINE EXPANSION - 10 DECEMBER 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Hypercultura - Hyperion University, Bucharest
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Dear all,

Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place, 04/03/15 (Deadline: 02/17/15)

full name / name of organization: 
UT Arlington English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uta.egsa.conference@gmail.com

The University of Texas at Arlington is proud to announce the 3rd Annual UTA English Graduate Conference on April 3, 2015

Title: “Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place”

[UPDATE] Access: Redefining Disability and Mobility Studies (March 20-21, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
accessMarch2015@gmail.com

Inspired by our era of globalization and instantaneous communication, the Duquesne University English Department Graduate Student Conference is asking about access.

The Value and Challenge of the Middle Ages in C.S. Lewis’ The Discarded Image Half a Century Later, CFP Deadline: 20 December

full name / name of organization: 
Paper Session for the Third Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Saint Louis University
contact email: 
melam@regent.edu

It has been about half a century since C.S. Lewis’ The Discarded Image was published (1964), and the time seems ripe to look into its legacy, past and ongoing.

[UPDATE] Deadline extended- Rhetoric & Technical Communication, (11\9\14; 2/11-14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
mrodgers@usao.edu

The theme for the 36th annual SWPACA conference is “Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture.” We invite proposals for individual or panel presentations that c

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