category: modernist studies

Journal of Surrealism and the Americas CFP: Latin America Issue, 10/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Surrealism and the Americas
contact email: 
claudia.mesch@asu.edu

Call for Papers, Latin America Issue

The editors announce a call for papers for an issue on Latin America.

Intimate Archives: Photography and Life-Writing, University of Oxford, 29 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Lee-Von Kim and Christine Fouirnaies, University of Oxford
contact email: 
intimatearchives@gmail.com

Intimate Archives is a one-day interdisciplinary conference that seeks to explore the intersection of photography and life-writing.

Anti-Communism: Culture, Literature, Propaganda (28 August 2013; Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Univ. of London)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Benjamin Kohlmann (Columbia University/Freiburg University) and Dr Matthew Taunton (UEA)
contact email: 
bk2490@columbia.edu

Some two decades after the fall of the Soviet Union, this symposium will explore the complex literary and cultural legacies of one of the twentieth century's most influential and under-theorised polit

Female Captivity and the Autobiographical Impulse

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Hipchen and Rebecca Harrison, University of West Georgia
contact email: 
harrisonhipchen@gmail.com

Early American captivity narratives by women were, from the beginning, a form of life writing that engaged and authorized subjective female experiences in the wake of New World colonization.

Adaptation and the Novel - Saturday 9th November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk, n.p.seager@keele.ac.uk

Organisers: Joanna Taylor and Nick Seager

Plenary lectures by Rachel Carroll (Teeside University) and Sarah Wootton (Durham University)

UPDATE Tomb Raider Collection of Essays

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Farghaly
contact email: 
Nadine.Farghaly@gmx.net

First appearing in the 1996 video game Tomb Raider, Lara Croft has since then been featured in over ten video games, two motion pictures, several graphic novel series, an animated series and books.

Foreignness in Art, Literature, and Thought – CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Literary Studies: A Journal of Criticism and Theory
contact email: 
jeffrey.herlihy(at)upr.edu

“Language Speaks Us” CFP, Puerto Rico, 14-15 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association—Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

Essay Collection: Literary History/Liberal History (Abstracts Due 8/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Literary History/Liberal History
contact email: 
libhistory@gmail.com

We invite proposals for a collection of essays on the relationship between the history of literary history and the history of liberalism.

Werewolves, Wolves and the Gothic (Edited Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert McKay & John Miller (University of Sheffield, UK)
contact email: 
r.mckay@shef.ac.uk

The window blind blew back with the wind that rushed in, and in the aperture of the broken panes there was the head of a great, gaunt gray wolf (Bram Stoker, Dracula)

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