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CFP – Lit, Lore, and Canon: Forms of Textuality in Medieval Digital Gaming – Proposals 2/15/16

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 8:13pm
Daniel T. Kline / University of Alaska Anchorage

CFP – Lit, Lore, and Canon: Forms of Textuality in Medieval Digital Gaming – Proposals 2/15/16

As a follow-up to the successful publication of Digital Gaming Re-imagines the Middle Ages (Routledge, 2014), I am soliciting proposals for a follow-on volume tentatively entitled, Lit, Lore, and Canon in Medieval Digital Gaming.

Urban Humanities Convergence | March 16-18, 2016

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 7:59pm
Essex County College Humanities Division

Urban Humanities Convergence
March 16-18, 2016

As the world becomes more urbanized, we seek to understand how the Humanities engages with and contributes to urban communities. The Urban Humanities Convergence will interrogate notions of urban spaces, identities and movements by bringing together scholars, artists and activists working within these terrains. From anti-gentrification activism to art movements, from urban fiction to graphic novels, the conference will encompass a wide range of disciplines and encourages interdisciplinary inquiry beyond the ivory tower.

Translation and philososophy

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 4:31pm
Claire Wrobel / Bentham Centre (Sciences Po Law School) and University Paris II

Call for papers for the one-day conference
TRANSLATION AND PHILOSOPHY
organized by the Bentham Centre (Sciences Po Law School, EA 4461) in Paris, France, on April 15th, 2016

Signs: CfP: Stimpson Prize for Feminist Scholarship, Due March 1, 2016

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 2:47pm
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society

The University of Chicago Press and Signs are pleased to announce the competition for the 2017 Catharine Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship. Named in honor of the founding editor of Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, the Catharine Stimpson Prize is designed to recognize excellence and innovation in the work of emerging feminist scholars.

[UPDATE] Boundaries and Intersections: Space, Time, Discipline (MadLit) – Proposals by 1/1/2016; Conference 2/25/16-2/27/16

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 11:11am
UW-Madison MadLit Graduate Student Conference

***Submission deadline extended to 1/1/16***
Boundaries and intersections -- two contrasting metaphors and yet not quite a binary. On the one hand, these words spatially remind us of Venn diagrams: two bound circles with a space of intersection where they overlap. On the other hand, intersections can be places of traffic, movement over time, streams of cars or pedestrians crossing boundaries. Spatial overlap or temporal crossing--the stability of categories or their rupture. The humanities are constantly defined and redefined by the churning of boundaries and intersections.

Persons and Sexualities

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 7:14am
Inter-Disciplinary.Net

Persons and Sexualities
Call for Participation 2016

A Sexuality Project
9th Global Meeting

Sunday 10th July – Tuesday 12th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford

Diasporas

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 7:09am
Inter-Disciplinary.Net

Diasporas
8th Global Meeting of the Diasporas Research Stream
A Culture, Traditions, Societies Project

Call for Participation 2016

Wednesday 6th July – Friday 8th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford

[Update—Deadline Extended to January 5, 2016]

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Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 3:34am
PRESUMED AUTONOMY: LITERATURE AND ART IN THEORY AND PRACTICE 10–13 MAY 2016

Deadline for paper proposals extended: 5 January, 2016

Confirmed Keynotes:
Tim Armstrong (Royal Holloway, University of London)
Jane Bennett (Johns Hopkins University)
Nicholas Brown (University of Illinois, Chicago)
Anne A. Cheng (Princeton University)
Peter Kalliney (University of Kentucky)
Gisèle Sapiro (L'École des hautes études en sciences sociales, EHESS, Paris)
Lisa Siraganian (Southern Methodist University)

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