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Alternative Realities: Myths, Lies, Truths, and Half-Truths

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:55am
Abbes Maazaoui / Lincoln University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania is requesting proposals/abstracts for its sixth international conference, to be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018. The conference’s theme is “Alternative Realities: Myths, Lies, Truths, and Half-Truths.”

This conference is interdisciplinary, and welcomes all academic disciplines including the sciences, the humanities and the social sciences. It encourages presenters to explore how this theme is represented in their own discipline, or how their discipline is affected by it. Topics may include but are not limited to:

Fact and/or fiction; Real, surreal, unreal

Believable, unbelievable

Deception, deceit, manipulation, entertainment

CFP SWPACA 2018 - Television

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:53am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers: Television

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018, Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Proposals for papers and panels are now being accepted for the 39th annual SWPACA conference.  One of the nation’s largest interdisciplinary academic conferences, SWPACA offers nearly 70 subject areas, each typically featuring multiple panels.  

The Television Area Chair invites interested scholars to submit papers on any aspect of television, past or present. Topics include, but are not limited to:

Trump-Era Horror Book (Last Call for Abstracts)

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:03am
Ulster University, Northern Ireland
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

TitleMake America Hate Again: Trump-Era Horror & the Politics of Fear

Collection Editor: Dr Victoria McCollum (Ulster University)

Deadline for Abstracts: September 30, 2017

Contactv.mccollum@ulster.ac.uk

Publisher: Routledge

Revolution/Revelation in Theatre and Performance

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:03am
Religion and Theatre Focus Group, Association for Theatre in Higher Education
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

CFP:

Revolution/Revelation in Theatre and Performance

Religion and Theatre Focus Group

Association for Theatre in Higher Education Conference

Boston, 2018

 

“You want a revolution? I want a revelation!

So listen to my declaration…”

                --Lin Manuel Miranda, Hamilton


Adaptation: Literature, Film & Culture

updated: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 3:20pm
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers

Adaptation: Literature, Film, & Culture

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017

 

A CLOCKWORK GREEN: ECOMEDIA IN THE ANTHROPOCENE

updated: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 3:20pm
ASLE - Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

A Nearly Carbon Neutral Virtual Symposium
Sponsored by the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment and the University of California, Santa Barbara
June 14-30, 2018

Panel: "Jacques Lacan and the Post-modernists"

updated: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 12:52pm
Richard Schumaker & Julia Brühne / NeMLA's Annual Convention 2018, Pittsburgh
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

The panel will explore three questions: Is it possible to establish a precise relationship between Jacques Lacan and post-modernist literature in general? Can one isolate specific important themes in post-modernist literature and establish connections between these themes and Lacan? Focusing on the Oedipus conflict as it developed in Lacan, can one establish relationships between Lacan and post-modernist writers?

 

This panel has two underlying goals.

Digital America Issue no. 10 | Now Accepting Submissions

updated: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 1:16pm
Digital America: an online journal of digital culture and American life
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 10, 2017

Digital America is now accepting submissions for Issue No. 10. We are an online journal that focuses on digital art and culturewith an eye towards impactful perspectives in the digital age, as well as danalyzing what it means to live in our current political climate. We are looking for critical essays, film, artwork, design, and reviews that question, analyze, and/or hack the tools of digital culture. We are also interested in work that explores how new behaviors and global networks of power and influence are examining what it means to be American.

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