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Call for Conference, Film Festival, and Exhibition Reports - Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media, Issue 9 (Summer 2015)

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 7:34am
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Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media

The editors of Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media seek conference, film festival, and exhibition reports for Issue 9, to be published Summer 2015. Potential contributors are invited to submit a report (in MLA style), along with a short bibliography and contact information to the editors by 27 March 2015. Reports should be 1,500-2,500 words in length and should be original, unpublished in print or electronically, and not under consideration elsewhere.

Please contact the Reports Editor at:
Dr. Stefano Odorico, stefano.alphaville@gmail.com

Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media
www.alphavillejournal.com

[UPDATE] 2nd CFP European Cinema Research Forum Conference, NUI Galway (Ireland), 7th-8th July 2015

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 5:58am
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NUI Galway

Space and Place in European Cinema
2015 European Cinema Research Forum
Annual Conference

Huston School of Film & Digital Media
National University of Ireland, Galway
7th – 8th July 2015

Confirmed Keynote: Professor Victor Burgin

The 15th European Cinema Research Forum invites proposals exploring any aspect of space and place in European cinema. Contributions from the realm of practice-based research are particularly welcome.

Possible topics include, but are not limited to, the practice or representation of space and place in European cinema in relation to questions of:

International Conference Relations and Networks in Indian Ocean Writing November 26th-27th 2015

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 4:12am
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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain

The Indian Ocean is a cultural and economic system that dates back over five thousand years as Malays, Chinese, Arabs, Indians and Africans traded across it for centuries before the Europeans set foot in the area. Since the 1980s Indian Ocean studies have gained impetus, particularly among social scientists, and current debates on transnationalism are based on recent research carried out by scholars who have gradually understood the Indian Ocean as a network rather than as discrete geographical regions.

2015 2nd International Conference on Advances in Biology and Chemistry (ICABC 2015), July 29-30, 2015, Jeju Island, South Korea

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 3:34am
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Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society
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2015 2nd International Conference on Advances in Biology and Chemistry (ICABC 2015) is the premier forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of theoretical, experimental, and applied Advances in Biology and Chemistry. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

CFP-Edited Collection: Literature for the Masses

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 3:30am
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Dr. Norjuan Q. Austin, Department of English, Stephen F. Austin State University
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Call for Papers:

An Edited Literature Collection entitled: Literature for the Masses for use in undergraduate Introduction to Literature Courses and scheduled for release in July of 2015 needs additional critical essays to fill gaps in EACH of the following areas:

1. One Instructional Essay exploring the nuances of Writing About Literature. (4-5) Pages, single spaced, Times New Roman, MLA style.

2. One Essay exploring The Reading of Folk, Fairy, and Origin/Mythological Didactic Tales (5-8) Pages, single spaced, Times New Roman, MLA style.

3. One Essay on Race, Humor, and the Portrayal of Women in Shakespeare's Othello (8-10) pages, single spaced, Times New Roman, MLA style.

The Global American West March 26-28, 2015

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 2:55am
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University of Texas at El Paso, Graduate Student English Association
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In conjunction with the 30th Annual Literature at the University of Texas at El Paso, featuring Dr. Neil Campbell of the University of Derby, the Graduate Student English Association (GradSEA) invites proposals for panels or individual papers for a graduate conference entitled "The Global American West" that will take place at UTEP on March 26-28, 2015. Author of The Rhizomatic West and PostWesterns, among other major works, Campbell is a leading theorist of critical regionalism whose work reads the American West not as a stratified or constrained space, but as a ruptured and fluid discursive system.

November 14, 2015

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 1:27am
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Taiwan Children's Literature Research Association
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CALL FOR PAPERS (CFP)

Childhood and Visual Texts in/of Asia

An international conference sponsored by
‧ Taiwan Children's Literature Research Association
‧ Department of Children English Education, National Taipei University of Education
‧ Department of Early Childhood and Family Education, NTUE
‧ Feng Zikai Chinese Children's Picture Book Award Executive Committee

Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Venue: National Taipei University of Education

[REMINDER] CFP: A Manifesto for Cyborgs thirty years on

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Monday, February 2, 2015 - 9:25pm
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Platform: Journal of Media and Communication
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REMINDER: Abstracts due 27/2/2015

CALL FOR PAPERS

A Manifesto for Cyborgs thirty-years on: Gender, Technology and Feminist-Technoscience in the twenty-first century

Platform: Journal of Media and Communication
An interdisciplinary journal for early career researchers and graduate students

Abstracts due: Friday 27th of February, 2015
Volume Editor: Thao Phan

CALL FOR CHAIRS: "The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions" (SDSU, April 17-18)

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Monday, February 2, 2015 - 4:26pm
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San Diego State University LGBTQ Research Consortium
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CALL FOR CHAIRS: "The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions"
San Diego State University, April 17-18, 2015

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Karen Tongson (USC)

As LGBTQ Studies finds disciplinary space on a growing number of university and college campuses, questions about the cultural and intellectual effects of academic institutionalization have become progressively more urgent. "The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies" is a two-day conference devoted to exploring these and related questions.

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