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Environments of Literature and Science: BSLS Winter Symposium 2018

updated: 
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 2:30pm
The British Society for Literature and Science
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 15, 2018

Date: Saturday 24th November 2018 (10:00 – 18:00)

Location: Cardiff University

Organisers: Joan Passey (Exeter, jp374@exeter.ac.uk), Louise Benson-James (Bristol, louise.bensonjames@bristol.ac.uk), Jim Scown (Cardiff, scownj@cardiff.ac.uk)

Keynote: ‘Biggish Data: Friedrich Engels, Material Ecology, and Victorian Data’ by John Parham, University of Worcester

Reckoning With Appetite

updated: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 3:56pm
Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies, University of Iowa
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Call for papers: 

 

The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies is a fully open access peer-reviewed publication edited by graduate students at The University of Iowa that mixes traditional approaches and contemporary interventions in the interdisciplinary humanities and interpretive social sciences. This year’s issue will explore the boundaries that can challenge and facilitate interdisciplinary scholarship through an inquiry into reckoning with appetite. 

 

Call for Papers on Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture

updated: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:15pm
Amy S. Fatzinger / Southwest Popular and American Culture Association Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Call for Papers
Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture Area

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association 40th Annual Conference

February 20-23, 2019
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
http://southwestpca.org/

AMSA 2019: At the Boundaries of Ourselves: Masculinities & Decoloniality

updated: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:14pm
American Men's Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018

AMSA 2019
At the Boundaries of Ourselves: Masculinities & Decoloniality

Brandon University Brandon, Manitoba, Canada

Brandon University is located on Treaty 2 territory, the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Assiniboine, Dakota, and Dene Peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.

DATES: April 11-13, 2019
Keynote Speaker: Kim Anderson (Guelph) and Rob Baldwin (Guelph)

Call for Papers: At the Boundaries of Ourselves: Masculinities & Decoloniality

Call for Articles: Journal of European Popular Culture

updated: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:13pm
Journl of European Popular Culture - Intellect Publishers
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 8, 2018

Journal of European Popular Culture (JEPC)

Intellect Publishers

Call for papers

This peer-reviewed journal seeks lively submissions for its latest issue on any aspect of European cultural and creative activity.

- Early submission is strongly encouraged -

The journal is interested in contemporary practices, but also in historical, contextual, biographical or theoretical analyses relating to past cultural activities in Europe.

Papers or exploratory critical or creative pieces relating to European media, literature and the writing arts, film, music, new media, art and design, architecture, drama and dance or fine art are all very welcome.

Critical Conversations in Horror Studies

updated: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:11pm
Dawn Keetley / Lehigh University Press
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 1, 2020

CRITICAL CONVERSATIONS IN HORROR STUDIES 

Series editor: Dawn Keetley

 

 Lehigh University Press is introducing a new series, Critical Conversations in Horror Studies, edited by Dawn Keetley, Professor of English at Lehigh University. We are seeking manuscripts in all areas of horror studies, broadly defined.

The Contingent Dynamics of Political Humor

updated: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:45pm
European Journal of Humour Research
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018

The Contingent Dynamics of Political Humor

 

Political humor has long been implicated in both the juridical settings of government and its policymaking and the everyday lived possibilities constrained by social institutions and expectations. This is perhaps especially true today.  In contemporary societies around the world, political humor abounds in a great diversity of media. Politicians and parties use humor to advance their interests and agendas.  Individuals and social movements use humor to express their needs and causes.

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