We invite chapter proposals for an edited collection on the writing of Bonnie Jo Campbell. Campbell is the author of three short-story collections—Mothers, Tell Your Daughters (2015), Women & Other Animals (1999), and American Salvage (2008), which was a finalist for the National Book Award and National Book Critics’ Circle Award. She has also published two novels—Q Road (2002) and Once Upon a River (2011), which was recently adapted into a feature film.
ArtsPraxis Volume 7, Issue 1
ArtsPraxis Volume 7, Issue 1 looks to engage members of the global Educational Theatre community in dialogue around current research and practice. This call for papers is released in anticipation of the publication of ArtsPraxis Volume 6, Issue 2. The submission deadline for Volume 7, Issue 1 is extended to December 15, 2019.
Submissions should fall under one of the following categories:
The Ralph Waldo Emerson Society announces three awards for projects that foster appreciation for Emerson.
Provides up to $500 to support scholarly work on Emerson. Preference given to junior scholars and graduate students. Submit a confidential letter of recommendation, and a 1-2-page project proposal, including a description of expenses, by April 1, 2020.
*Pedagogy or Community Project Award*
A NEW FRONTIER
March 13 & 14, 2020
LOCATION: Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho
TIMES: 12p-7p March 13 & 9a-5p March 14, 2020
Sponsored by the English Graduate Student Association at Idaho State University
Communicating Science (to Public Audiences): From Theory to Practice
Deadline for Proposal Submissions: January 15, 2020
Editor: Dr. Julia Kiernan, Assistant Professor of Communications, College of Sciences of Liberal Arts, Kettering University
At this moment in history, conversations around the publics’ distrust in science are more
often the norm than the exception; while this distrust is not a new phenomenon, it is one
Digital Humanities is an emerging field of study that makes an interface between the application of the digital tools and methods to the study of humanities. It’s an interdisciplinary field which utilizes the computational methods and techniques to make significant interventions in the study and research in humanities and social sciences. In recent years, this interdisciplinary study has made remarkable changes in the tradition modes of research, and pedagogy and this has facilitated a kind of inquiry that has never been undertaken in the field of humanities.
Call for Papers for Saving the Day: Accessing Comics in the Twentieth-First Century (A Roundtable)
51st Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association
Boston Marriott Copley Place, in Boston, Massachusetts, from 5-8 March 2020
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Paper abstracts are due by 7 October 2019
Session organized by Michael A. Torregrossa, The Medieval Comics Project, and Carl B. Sell, Oklahoma Panhandle State University
Whether they take place during abroad programs or locally, experiential learning projects add an element of authenticity and unpredictability that is especially important and often missing from conventional language learning courses. However, despite our ongoing efforts to teach language and culture in innovative and exciting ways, these experiences outside of the classroom often rely on clichés and stereotypes that are no more enriching than the cultural content found in the average industrial textbook.
We welcome graduate students to present their scholarly work on issues of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from all disciplines to participate in the 22nd Annual Graduate Symposium on March 20, 2020.
To be considered as a presenter at the conference, please submit a 250 word abstract by Friday Jan. 17, 2020. We invite proposals from all disciplines and methodologies.
Call For PapersNEXUS 2020: Threshold(s)March 6-8, 2020University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Conference Information: The 2020 NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference Committee and the University of Tennessee Graduate Students in English invite proposals for papers and posters for the 2020 NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference: “Threshold(s).”