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Environment, Justice, and Injustice

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 3:58pm
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.

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
Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara

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
Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters

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
Andrew Rowcroft (University of Lincoln)

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
Edited Collection (Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm in American Literature)

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

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 10:29am
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

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

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 6:23am
Psychoanalysis in Our Time

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".

Journal of Communications Media Studies 2016

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 2:08am
Journal of Communications Media Studies

The Journal of Communications Media Studies welcomes original submissions for its annual volume, to be published in Fall 2016.

The Journal of Communications Media Studies is broad in focus and welcomes submissions on a variety of communications topics including (but not limited to) mass communication, international communication, educational technology, rhetorical studies, and organizational/corporate communication. Article submissions should be directed to Editor Zack Stiegler (stiegler@iup.edu) for consideration. All article submissions undergo blind peer review.

[UPDATE]Archi-textuality:Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 12:30am
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN

The CSUN Department of English Annual Conference
18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330
April 16-17, 2016
Sponsored by the Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) and Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi Honors Society (STDIC)

"Archi-textuality: Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space"

Archi-textuality: Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 12:25am
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN

AGSE and STDIC are seeking submissions for the CSUN Department of English Annual Conference that focus on bridging the intersections of text and textuality within historical, economical, sociopolitical, and psychological spaces. Submissions are accepted for both creative writing (poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and drama) and critical work and are open to undergraduate as well as graduate, doctoral, and post-doctoral scholars.

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