category: modernist studies

Teaching John Dos Passos (ALA. May 22-25, 2014. Washington, DC.)

full name / name of organization: 
The John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
jdpsociety@gmail.com

The John Dos Passos Society seeks participants for a round table discussion on teaching Dos Passos in the college classroom.

Johns Dos Passos in the American Tradition (ALA. May 22-25, 2014. Washington, DC.)

full name / name of organization: 
John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
jdpsociety@gmail.com

Last year’s ALA conference featured a panel on the intersections of Dos Passos and Hemingway.

[MELUS] Ethnic U.S. Lit & Religion -- deadline correction: 27 OCT

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson, U of North Georgia
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Any topic related to the use/depiction/influence of religion in ethnic U.S. literature (including pop culture) is welcome.

The MELUS conference will be held March 6-9 in Oklahoma City.

[UPDATE] Adaptation and the Novel 9 November 2013, Keele University

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

The full programme for Adaptation and the Novel can now be found on the website: http://adaptationskeele.wordpress.com/programme/

[UPDATE] Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy

full name / name of organization: 
University of Western Sydney
contact email: 
l.jillett@uws.edu.au

Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy

Motherhood and Labor in Transnational Women’s Writing (March 20-23 2014, NYU)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA (American Comparative Literature Association)
contact email: 
shadighazimoradi@gmail.com

The late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries saw the reconfiguration of women’s roles in both the domestic and the social spheres in countries across the globe.

UPDATE--ReFocus: The Films of Budd Boetticher

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh University Press
contact email: 
collegenowsinger@aol.com; gdrhodes@gmail.com

ReFocus: The Films of Budd Boetticher

Processing and Performing Paradigms: How (Non)Literary (Con)Texts Construct Realities - Friday, January 24, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UNC-Charlotte English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsa@uncc.edu

UNC Charlotte’s English Graduate Student Association
14th Annual Graduate Student Conference
Friday, January 24, 2014
Center City Building, Charlotte

Interface: The Journal of Education, Community, and Values

full name / name of organization: 
Berglund Center for Internet Studies at Pacific University
contact email: 
bcis@pacificu.edu

Interface is an open-access journal featuring both peer-reviewed and non-peer-reviewed articles, published by the Berglund Center for Internet Studies at Pacific University.

Miming Capital, Capitalizing on Mimesis (ACLA at NYU, March 20-23, 2014; abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Alek M. Jeziorek and Bradford A. Taylor
contact email: 
alk@berkeley.edu and bradfordtaylor@berkeley.edu

This seminar will explore how capital denies, appropriates and incites heterogeneous forms of literary and social imitation.

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