category: modernist studies

Gender/Genre Conference (Nov 22-23, 2013) (abstracts Jan 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Vincent Broqua / University of Paris Est Créteil
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“Gender/Genre” Conference

Organized by TIES/IMAGER

University of Paris Est (Créteil/Marne la Vallée)
November 22-23, 2013

Fwd: CFP: 11th Global Conference: Monsters and the Monstrous (July 2013; Oxford, United Kingdom)

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Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
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11th Global Conference
Monsters and the Monstrous

Thursday 18th July – Saturday 20th July 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations

Sherlock Holmes, Past and Present, 21 and 22 June 2013

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Senate House, London
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This conference offers a serious opportunity to bring together academics, enthusiasts, creative practitioners and popular writers in a shared discussion about the cultural legacy of Sherlock Holmes.

[UPDATE] CFP Sea Literature, History & Culture--extended deadline 7 Dec 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, PCA/ACA
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For the joint national conference (27-30 March 2013 in Washington, DC) of the Popular Culture & American Culture Associations (PCA/ACA), submit a 100-250 word abstract on a sea-related theme to http:/

[UPDATE] REMINDER & EXTENSION: Chiasmi 2013, Cultural Materials / Material Culture

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Chiasmi 2013: Cultural Materials / Material Culture, Harvard and Brown Universities, Italian Studies
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We are pleased to announce the sixth joint Graduate Student Conference for Italian Studies, to be held on Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachuse

Lights: MESSA Journal

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Middle Eastern Studies Student Association at the University of Chicago
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Putting the Human Back into the Humanities | June 27-30, 2013 (UCLA)

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Generative Anthropology Society and Conference
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Plenary Speakers: Jean-Loup Amselle (EHSS) and Eric Gans (UCLA), Respondent: Richard van Oort (University of Victoria)

Across the university today, ideas of the “posthuman” and ”transhuman” tempt scholarly attention away from the human as the meaningful center of rational inquiry. To the Humanities, however, still falls the crucial task of focusing on the human as the unifying principle of what all scholars do.

[UPDATE] Georgia State University CFP - New Voices Conference - deadline 11/30

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia State University Graduate English Association New Voices Conference
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Or see the CFP below:

New Voices Conference 2013
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20th Annual German Graduate Studies Conference at the University of Virginia: Virtues and Vices February 22-23, 2013

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Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Virginia
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“Was man besonders gerne tut / Ist selten ganz besonders gut.”
("Whatever you may like to do / Is seldom very good for you.")

CFP - Orienting Orwell: Asian and Global Perspectives on George Orwell (journal special issue)

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Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies (Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University)
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Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 40 No. 1 | March 2014
Guest Editors: John Rodden & Henk Vynckier
Deadline for Submissions: August 15, 2013

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