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Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'British Literature and Culture: 20th and 21st Century'

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
Beth Ptalis Hough, Independent Scholar
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018


Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: British Literature and Culture: 20th and 21st Century
Presiding Officer: Beth Ptalis Hough, Independent Scholar,
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website,

Panel description:

Teaching the Christian Intellectual Tradition: Teaching Dante

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 11:38am
Dr. Bryan Johnson/ Samford University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Samford University invites paper proposals for its third biennial Teaching the Christian Intellectual Tradition Conference: Teaching Dante, to be held in Birmingham on October 25-27, 2018. This conference is designed to encourage excellence in undergraduate teaching across the curriculum, with a particular emphasis on core curriculum and general education courses. Specialists and non-specialists are encouraged to submit proposals; however, all presentations should be designed with the non-specialist audience in mind and should directly address curricular and/or teaching strategies. Proposals that demonstrate interdisciplinary connections are strongly encouraged.

“New Trends in Robert Frost Criticism” MLA Convention, Chicago, January 3-6, 2019

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 9:03am
Robert Frost Society
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 7, 2018

Call for Papers on Robert Frost

Modern Language Association Convention, Chicago, January 3-6, 2019

Sponsor: The Robert Frost Society

Contact: Grzegorz Kosc, President of Robert Frost Society,

Deadline for Proposals: April 7, 2018; length: 300-350 words

Session: “New Trends in Robert Frost Criticism”

English Postgraduate Essay Prize

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:07am
English: The Journal of the English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 30, 2018

The editors of English: the Journal of the English Association are pleased to
invite submissions to the journal’s annual essay competition exclusive to
postgraduates. The competition provides an ideal opportunity for students to
enhance their CV through the publication of their work in an excellent high-profile
journal that caters to a very wide range of genres, periods, and critical approaches.
We are looking for essays that provide new perspectives on canonical and/or noncanonical
Anglophone literatures, and therefore welcome submissions that focus on
single authors/texts or a range, and which develop original arguments beyond simple

T. S. Eliot Society: Peer Seminars

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 9:05am
T. S. Eliot Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018

Call for Peer Seminar Participants: 1. Eliot and History / 2. New Editions, New Writings


T. S. Eliot Society Annual Meeting; 21-23 September 2018Atlanta, GA

T. S. Eliot Society: CFP

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 9:05am
T. S. Eliot Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

Call for Papers: 39th Annual Meeting of the T. S. Eliot Society21-23 September 2018, Atlanta, GA The Society invites proposals for papers to be presented at our annual meeting, this year held in Atlanta. Clearly organized proposals of about 300 words, on any topic reasonably related to Eliot, along with brief biographical sketches, should be emailed by June 1, 2018, to with the subject heading “conference proposal.”

T.S. Eliot and Psychoanalysis

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 9:03am
Modernist Studies Association (MSA) 2018
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Eliot scholars might look askance at the idea that his poetic vision was at any point influenced by psychoanalysis.  Just two months before The Waste Land was published, after all, he ridiculed psychoanalysis as “a dubious and contentious branch of science” and predicted an imminent demise for what he dubbed the “psychoanalytic type” of novel.  Still, there is plenty to suggest his appreciation for the literary critical and poetic powers enabled by psychoanalysis.  The Waste Land was first published in the Criterion’s inaugural issue, and as editor of the journal Eliot also included a review by Hesse identifying Freud as a major influence on German poetry and declaring his “psychology of the unconscious” a good foundation for ar

Race and Poetry and Poetics in the UK: Legacies of Colonialism

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 3:13pm
Dorothy Wang/"Race and Poetry and Poetics in the UK" research group
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018


*** Updated CfP and Extended Deadline ***


Race and Poetics and Poetry in the UK:

Legacies of Colonialism


Saturday 27th-Sunday 28th October 2018


Keynote speaker: Professor Denise Ferreira da Silva, University of British Columbia, author of Toward a Global Idea of Race (2007) 


Queens’ College

University of Cambridge


Writing Renaissance Experience - Experiencing Renaissance Writing

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 9:38am
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 15, 2018


Johannes Gutenberg University

Mainz, Germany

5-6 July 2018


Organised by

Patrick Gill (Mainz)

Anja Müller-Wood (Mainz)

Tymon Adamczewski (Bydgoszcz)