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English Literature since 1900

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:46am
Krista Rascoe/Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 15, 2019

At the turn of the twentieth century, modernity positioned itself as an unsettling force that changed traditional modes of communication, facilitated new forms of transportation, and transformed social experiences.  Modernity also prompted technological advances that disrupted political/cultural boundaries through war, empire expansion, economic migration, and the like.  Within her Empire, England's colonies felt the longing of emancipation through the rise of nationalist movements in Ireland and India.  Eventually, these movements spread across Britain's African and Caribbean holdings, as well.  The RMMLA English Literature since 1900 panel welcomes presentation proposals of no more than 250 words that explore any aspect of influence that decolonization

Medusa Graduate Conference 2019: Futures

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:16am
Anthropology Graduate Student Union at the University of Toronto
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 21, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS: MEDUSA 2019 — futures

 

Medusa: University of Toronto Anthropology Graduate Student Union Conference

Deadline: Monday January 21, 2019

Contact: medusaconference@gmail.com

Website: www.utorontoagsu.com

Keynote: Announcement forthcoming

 

CFP (Panel Proposal): Problematic Sympathizing: The Globalectics of Connection through Literature

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:28am
Geoffrey MacDonald
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 7, 2019

CFP: We invite paper abstracts for a proposed panel at the conference of the Canadian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies (CACLALS), for Congress 2019 at UBC, 1-7 June 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

 

Panel title:

Problematic Sympathizing: The Globalectics of Connection through Literature

 

Deadline for Proposals:

7 January 2019

 

Panel Organizers:

Dr. Geoffrey MacDonald, Independent Scholar

Nasra Smith, PhD Student, York University

 

3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters: “Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices”

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:27am
Boğaziçi University, Deaprtment of Western Languages and Literatures
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 10, 2019

The Department of Western Languages and Literatures of Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, in collaboration with Terra Critica, an international and interdisciplinary research network in the critical humanities, invites abstracts for the 3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters: “Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices” to be held at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, on May 7-8, 2019.

 

3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters:

“Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices”

 

May 7-8, 2019

Boğaziçi University, Istanbul

 

Organized by

Pacific Arts and Climate Activism: ASLE 2019

updated: 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 11:20am
ASLE (Association for the Study of Literature and Environment)
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Call for Papers: Paradise Rising: Pacific Arts and Climate Activism

Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Biennial Conference, UC Davis, June 26-30 2019

 

Organizers:  Rebecca Hogue (rhhogue@ucdavis.edu), University of California, Davis, and Anaïs Maurer (anais.maurer@colby.edu), Colby College

Proposed Format:  Roundtable (5-6 Presenters) 

Elizabeth Bowen: Blurring Boundaries

updated: 
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 8:37am
Elizabeth Bowen Society
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Elizabeth Bowen: Blurring Boundaries

University of Bedfordshire, 8th June 2019

Call for Papers

Keynote Speakers: Professor Andrew Bennett (University of Bristol)

Professor Nicholas Royle (University of Sussex)

 The Elizabeth Bowen Society is delighted to announce its second international conference. Recent years have seen a growing and sustained interest in Bowen’s work, which can be read through a wide variety of literary approaches.  No longer thought of as a writer on the margins of Bloomsbury, Bowen rightly occupies a central place in our understanding of both the twentieth century and twentieth-century literature.  

Herstory Re-Imagined: Women’s Lives in Biographical Fiction and Film

updated: 
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 8:33am
University of Vienna / Centre for Life-Writing Research, King's College London
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 21, 2019

Herstory Re-Imagined:

Women’s Lives in Biographical Fiction and Film

 

 

16-17 December 2019

Centre for Life-Writing Research, King’s College London, UK

Convenors: Julia Lajta-Novak (Vienna) and Caitríona Ní Dhúill (Durham)

www.herstory-reimagined.net

 

 

International Conference of the Literary Society of Pakistan “Getting our Bearings Right: Literature, Society and Prosperity” 20-21 March 2019

updated: 
Monday, December 3, 2018 - 8:30am
Department of English, International Islamic University Islamabad
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 31, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

International Conference of the Literary Society of Pakistan

“Getting our Bearings Right: Literature, Society and Prosperity”

20-21 March 2019

To be hosted by:

Department of English

Faculty of Languages and Literature

International Islamic University Islamabad

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