category: poetry

'The Dovetail' Online Postgraduate Journal, Issue 1: 'Science and Literature', Call for Abstracts

full name / name of organization: 
Bangor University
contact email: 
dovetail.bangor@gmail.com

Issue 1: ‘Science and Literature’ Call for Abstracts

Amiri Baraka at 80

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
b.hickman@kent.ac.uk

Keynote speaker: Paul Gilroy

With a reading from Amiri Baraka

2014 SE Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
West Palm Beach Atlantic University
contact email: 
lisa_marzano@pba.edu

Call for Papers: 2014 Southeastern Meeting of the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Palm Beach Atlantic University, April 3-5, 2014
West Palm Beach, FL

Performance of Women’s Voices in Medieval Lyric: Theory and Evidence- International Congress on Medieval Studies: May 8-11, 2014

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Session Sponsored by Medieval Studies Institute, Indiana University
contact email: 
rmcgerr@indiana.edu

Performance of Women’s Voices in Medieval Lyric: Theory and Evidence:

Extended Deadline! Cannibal Modernisms Comparative Literature Conference, King's College London, November 8th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London Comparative Literature Annual Graduate Conference
contact email: 
cannibalmodernisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers Deadline: August 16th, 2013
Keynote Speaker: Professor Xudong Zhang, Professor of East Asian Studies and Comparative Literature, New York University.

PCA/ACA Conference: Poetry Studies & Creative Poetry - Nov. 1

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Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association
contact email: 
KatMann@gmail.com

The Poetry Studies & Creative Poetry Area of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association invites proposals from two kinds of panelists: those reading original poetry and those deliver

NeMLA 2014: Making Art In/About/For Cities in Crisis panel

full name / name of organization: 
Nate Mickelson / CUNY
contact email: 
mickelsonjn@yahoo.com

This session seeks to promote cross-disciplinary discussion of the roles verbal and visual art might play in the 21st-century American city.

NeMLA 2014 cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminism Context

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014 (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

Call for Papers
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania cfp

Vice and Assimilation in American Literature - NeMLA - Harrisburg, PA (April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Francisco.Delgado@stonybrook.edu

This panel seeks papers that explore narratives wherein the process of assimilation is completed through vice rather than through the virtues of hard-work and persistence.

Hoccleve In Dialogue (Kalamazoo 2014)

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International Hoccleve Society
contact email: 
hocclevesociety@gmail.com

Sponsored session at the 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 8-11 May 2014.

Romantic Locations (British Association for Romantic Studies Early Career and Postgraduate Conference), 19th-21st March 2014

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Dove Cottage and the Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK
contact email: 
romanticlocations@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers: Professor Simon Bainbridge, Lancaster University and Professor Nicola Watson, Open University.

[UPDATE] Corporeal Consciousness: Embodiment as Means to Enlightenment (Sept. 10)

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49th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 8-11, 2014)
contact email: 
justice7@mail.usf.edu

Contemporary cognitive theory recognizes the importance of the body to cognitive development, consciousness, and creativity, challenging the dualism that permeates Western thought.

“After Sex What?”: Cummings, Cultural Parody, and the Modernist Theater (9/25/13; Louisville, 2/20-22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Gillian Huang-Tiller/The E. E. Cummings Society
contact email: 
gch7u@uvawise.edu

The E. E.

[UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE] Call for contributions: TZVETAN TODOROV

full name / name of organization: 
Carlo Tirinanzi De Medici - «Ticontre» editorial committee
contact email: 
tirinanzi@gmail.com

Please note that «Ticontre» Journal deadline for the Call for contributions for the monographic section devoted to Tzvetan Todorov's works has been extended to SEPTEMBER, 1st, 2013.

Indian Aesthetics: Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
P. Prayer Elmo Raj/Karunya University
contact email: 
prayerani@gmail.com

Indian Aesthetics: Theory and Practice

Last Date of Submission:
Abstract: 18th August, 2013
Full Length Paper: 30th September, 2013

Editor: P. Prayer Elmo Raj
Concept note

[UPDATE] ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: September 6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
acismidwest@gmail.com

The 37th annual ACIS Midwest Regional Conference in Iowa City (October 10-12, 2013) welcomes proposals for papers on any and all topics related to Irish studies – from new and existing ACIS members,

Pessoa's Triumphal Day - International Conference (March 7-8 2014) CFP until November 1st 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Estranging Pessoa Research Project (Elab, IFL - U.Nova de Lisboa, Program in Literary Theory - U. de Lisboa)
contact email: 
estranharpessoa@gmail.com

[REMINDER] Contemporary Narratives of Care (Fri 25 October 2013; Birkbeck, University of London)

full name / name of organization: 
Reina van der Wiel, Centre for Contemporary Literature, Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
narrativesofcare@gmail.com

Call For Papers Deadline: 16 August 2013

"The Writings of Langston Hughes: Pathway and Portico to Circum-Caribbean Literature" (March 26-March 29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Langston Hughes Society
contact email: 
sharon.jones@wright.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Langston Hughes Society
Panel: “The Writings of Langston Hughes: Pathway and Portico to Circum-Caribbean Literature”
College Language Association Convention 2014

Wish You Were Here: Positions, Interactions, and Environments

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University of Florida English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

Wish You Were Here: Positions, Interactions, and Environments
24-26 October 2013
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Keynote speaker: Mathias Nilges (St. Francis Xavier University)

Call for Submissions

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STRIKE Magazine
contact email: 
strikestrike371@yahoo.com

STRIKE Magazine is seeking submissions for upcoming issues.

Anthology of Essays about Robert Kroetsch

full name / name of organization: 
Nicole Markotić / Guernica
contact email: 
markotic@uwindsor.ca

I seek contributions by readers and scholars from any relevant discipline on Robert Kroetsch’s writing. Focus may be on his poetry, fiction, non-fiction, or other critical writing.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

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Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CFP: Imagining Space: The Interplay of Writing and Architecture

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Portland State University
contact email: 
imagining.space@gmail.com

IMAGINING SPACE: The Interplay of Writing and Architecture

March 7-8, 2014
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon

British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference

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British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference
contact email: 
bcpcs2014@bcpcsconference.com

The British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference, inaugurated in 1992, is the oldest and longest-running annual meeting of its kind in the United S

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

[UPDATE] Registration Open & CFP: Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian

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University of York
contact email: 
oeqyork2013@gmail.com

Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian
An International Two-Day conference
26-27 September 2013

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Bacon and Leo Ruickbie
contact email: 
leo@ruickbie.com

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

Gone is the Victorian innocence of childhood. We have entered the age of the monstrous child, the little horror.

[UPDATE] Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal - 15 September 2013

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Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal

Text in Context is a graduate student journal published electronically by Southern Connecticut State University. We seek submissions exploring the text itself and its function(s) and implications both internally and externally—literary analysis, poetry studies, critical theory, popular reception of a particular work, close readings, historical relevance, etc. Though the journal primarily deals with English studies, we welcome original papers from other disciplines, provided those papers focus on the text and/or its context—pedagogy and instructional design, localization of language in the brain, regional dialects and their origins, etc.

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

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Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Submission Deadline: August 23, 2013

New Media in American Literary History Symposium December 5-6 2013

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NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks at Northeastern University, Boston, MA
contact email: 
r.cordell@neu.edu


New Media in American Literary History
Interdisciplinary Symposium
Northeastern University, December 5 & 6, 2013

Confirmed plenary panelists include: Elizabeth Maddock Dillon (Northeastern University), Ellen Gruber Garvey (New Jersey City University), Lisa Gitelman (New York University), and Meredith McGill (Rutgers University).

International Conference on Language, Literature & Linguistics, December 2-4, 2013

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International Conference on Language, Literature & Linguistics
contact email: 
prabhath@theicrd.org

Language plays an important role in the modern society and represents diverse aspirations, needs, cultures, traditions, and practices.

[UPDATE] 15th EACALS Triennial - Uncommon Wealths: Riches and Realities, 14-18 April, 2014 Innsbruck, Austria

full name / name of organization: 
EACLALS (European Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies), Conference Convenor: Helga Ramsey-Kurz
contact email: 
uncommonwealths2014@gmail.com

UNCOMMON WEALTHS: RICHES AND REALITIES
Innsbruck, Austria: 14-18 April 2014

HOMEPAGE: www.uncommonwealthseaclals2014@gmail.com

Sell it in Seven: Close Readings of 15th Century Political Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Oregon Medieval English Literature Society
contact email: 
wdd@uoregon.edu

Close readings of fifteenth-century political poetry followed by roundtable discussion by presenters.

Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries (Issue 6)

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Defoe Society
contact email: 
Dr. Holly Faith Nelson (hollyfaithnelson@gmail.com)

Digital Defoe ISSUE 6.1

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