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Roundtable on Methodology: Practices in Environmental Cultural Studies (Proposals by 2-1-2016)

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 4:11pm
full name / name of organization: 
Environment, Space, and Place Working Group; Cultural Studies Association

For the 2016 Cultural Studies Association Conference (June 2-5 2016, Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA), the ESP Working Group seeks proposals for a Roundtable on Methodology: Practices in Environmental Cultural Studies.

Trash, Waste, and Consequences (abstracts by 2-1-2015)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 4:02pm
full name / name of organization: 
Environment, Space, and Place Working Group; Cultural Studies Association

For the 2016 Cultural Studies Association Conference (June 2-5 2016, Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA), the ESP Working Group seeks proposals for the "Trash, Waste, and Consequences" cluster:

Environment, Justice, and Injustice

updated: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 3:58pm
full name / name of organization: 
Environment, Space, and Place Working Group; Cultural Studies Association

For the 2016 Cultural Studies Association Conference (June 2-5 2016, Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA), the ESP Working Group seeks proposals for the "Environment, Justice, and Injustice" cluster:

This panel will consider the production and reproduction of injustice through lived environment: the injustice of socialized risk and loss as a necessary term of privatized profit, and the contestation of the same.

Whither Ecocriticism? Re-theorizing the intersection of critical theory and ecological discourses (abstracts by 2-1-2016)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 3:55pm
full name / name of organization: 
Environment, Space, and Place Working Group; Cultural Studies Association

For the 2016 Cultural Studies Association Conference (June 2-5 2016, Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA), the ESP Working Group seeks proposals for the "Whither Ecocriticism?" cluster:

Play's the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800--PROPOSALS DUE DECEMBER 4, 2015

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 3:10pm
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Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara
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Play's the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800
University of California, Santa Barbara
Conference Date: March 4-5, 2016
Proposal Due Date: December 4, 2015

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our annual conference, "Play's the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800," to be held on March 4 and 5, 2016. We are happy to announce our three keynote speakers: Laura Engel (Duquesne University), James A. Knapp (Loyola University Chicago), and Bruce Smith (University of Southern California).

Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters 2016 Call for Papers

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 1:47pm
full name / name of organization: 
Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters
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https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B8FqTHsLeZGCQnhDTExqWk0wRzA

INVITATION
2016 Conference: Friday, March 4, 2016 at Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, Michigan

You are invited to submit a 200 word abstract of the paper or research you wish to present at the conference.

PROCEDURES
• Abstract submission deadline is 12/3/15.
Each author can present only one time at conference.

• Submit your abstract at themichiganacademy.org.
Select "Submit your Abstract" on the left toolbar.

What's Left? Marxism, Literature, and Culture in the 21st Century

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 11:53am
full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Rowcroft (University of Lincoln)
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What's Left? Marxism, Literature, and Culture in the 21st Century

Hosted by the Marx Research Seminar, University of Lincoln, College of Arts,
School of English & Journalism

CFP

Deadline for abstracts: 31st March 2016
Conference date: Thursday 21st July 2016

Keynote speakers:

Stuart Sim Professor of English (Northumbria University), recently retired
Paul Crosthwaite Senior Lecturer in English Literature (University of Edinburgh)

Ecocriticism and American Disability Life Writings (12/15/15)

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 11:51am
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Edited Collection (Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm in American Literature)
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I am seeking manuscripts to complete an edited collection, Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature, which is focused on the intersection between disability studies and ecological criticism. The collection is currently under contract with Lexington Press, and I am looking to add a chapter or two that explores the collection's theme with a particular focus on the intersection between American disability culture (especially literary expressions) and the environmental imagination.

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

updated: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 10:29am
full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization

IUP EGO 2016 Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference CFP

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sophia McClennen, Associate Director for the School of International Affairs and Professor of Comparative Literature and International Affairs at The Pennsylvania State University

contributors for book collection Undressing Sexual Taboo in the Liberal Arts: Discussing the Digital-Textual Unmentionables

updated: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 10:23am
full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Earl Yarington and Sydia Jamil/Prince George's Community College
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The editors seek chapters for a new collection entitled Undressing Sexual Taboo in the Liberal Arts: Discussing the Digital-Textual Unmentionables for publication by Cambridge Scholars Publishing in 2017 (under contract).

Psychoanalysis in Our Time 2016 – Psychoanalysis and Femininity (Gdansk, Poland: 8th-10th April 2016)

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 6:23am
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Psychoanalysis in Our Time
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CFP: Psychoanalysis in Our Time 2016 – Psychoanalysis and Femininity
Maritime Museum, Gdansk, Poland – 8th-10th April 2016

Now in its third year – and following the great success of sessions in Copenhagen, Sauðárkrókur, Tallinn and Druskininkai – the Psychoanalysis in Our Time research network is very pleased to announce the call for papers for our next event, which will take place in Gdansk, Poland from 8th to 10th April 2016. The topic for this symposium will be "Psychoanalysis and Femininity".

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