category: postcolonial

CFP: Attachments: Queer Investments in Capital and Globalizations - March 6-8, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Minnesota Graduate Interdisciplinary Group in Sexuality Studies
contact email: 
queerattachments@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS:
Attachments: Queer Investments in Capital and Globalizations

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
March 6-8, 2014

NEMLA 2014: Empire and Manliness in Nineteenth Century British Literature and Culture (Sept. 30th)

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Kozaczka (Syracuse University)
contact email: 
askozacz@syr.edu

This panel will explore representations of masculinity in the context of the long nineteenth century's (1789-1914) Empire-informed conceptions of national and gendered identity.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

Call for Papers: Social Water: an Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Workshop (deadline for abstracts: 13 Sept 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
hkb503@york.ac.uk

Social Water: an Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Workshop

25th October 2013, University of York

Call for Papers

HYBRIDITY CONFERENCE Arizona State University Feb 28-March 1 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SWES: South West English Symposium
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

CFP: 19TH SOUTHWEST ENGLISH SYMPOSIUM
trans [inter] disciplinary humanities conference

HYBRIDITY

PLACE: Arizona State University, Tempe
DATE: February 28th to March 1st.

Neo-Victorianism and Steampunk - SWPACA - November 1 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
gordmarshall@gmail.com

Neo-Victorianism and Steampunk

The 35th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)

British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference
contact email: 
bcpcs2014@bcpcsconference.com

The British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference, inaugurated in 1992, is the oldest and longest-running annual meeting of its kind in the United S

The Sixth Language and Linguistics Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Central Oklahoma Language Society
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

THE SIXTH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2013
NIGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA (EDMOND)

[UPDATE] CFP: Re-engaging Charles Brockden Brown

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Blouin / Milligan College
contact email: 
MJBlouin@milligan.edu

This panel at the 2014 NeMLA conference seeks to re-engage with Charles Brockden Brown, one of America’s earliest novelists and a literary icon in Pennsylvania.

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

[UPDATE] Registration Open & CFP: Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
oeqyork2013@gmail.com

Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian
An International Two-Day conference
26-27 September 2013

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Bacon and Leo Ruickbie
contact email: 
leo@ruickbie.com

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

Gone is the Victorian innocence of childhood. We have entered the age of the monstrous child, the little horror.

[UPDATE] Ethnicity and Affect in American Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rodrigues.laurie@gmail.com

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3 – 6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Call for Papers Special Issue on Bangladesh Diplomacy in the Age of Globalization

full name / name of organization: 
Department of International Relations, University of Dhaka
contact email: 
editor.jir@gmail.com

Special Issue on Bangladesh Diplomacy in the Age of Globalization

[UPDATE] Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal - 15 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal

Text in Context is a graduate student journal published electronically by Southern Connecticut State University. We seek submissions exploring the text itself and its function(s) and implications both internally and externally—literary analysis, poetry studies, critical theory, popular reception of a particular work, close readings, historical relevance, etc. Though the journal primarily deals with English studies, we welcome original papers from other disciplines, provided those papers focus on the text and/or its context—pedagogy and instructional design, localization of language in the brain, regional dialects and their origins, etc.

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Submission Deadline: August 23, 2013

New Media in American Literary History Symposium December 5-6 2013

full name / name of organization: 
NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks at Northeastern University, Boston, MA
contact email: 
r.cordell@neu.edu


New Media in American Literary History
Interdisciplinary Symposium
Northeastern University, December 5 & 6, 2013

Confirmed plenary panelists include: Elizabeth Maddock Dillon (Northeastern University), Ellen Gruber Garvey (New Jersey City University), Lisa Gitelman (New York University), and Meredith McGill (Rutgers University).

[UPDATE] 15th EACALS Triennial - Uncommon Wealths: Riches and Realities, 14-18 April, 2014 Innsbruck, Austria

full name / name of organization: 
EACLALS (European Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies), Conference Convenor: Helga Ramsey-Kurz
contact email: 
uncommonwealths2014@gmail.com

UNCOMMON WEALTHS: RICHES AND REALITIES
Innsbruck, Austria: 14-18 April 2014

HOMEPAGE: www.uncommonwealthseaclals2014@gmail.com

Detecting Nation: Formations of Nationhood and Subjectivity in Detective Fiction—NeMLA 2014 (3-6 April 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association, 45th Annual Convention
contact email: 
patrick.thomas.henry@gmail.com

45th Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association
3-6 April 2014
Harrisburg, PA
Host: Susquehanna University

Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries (Issue 6)

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Defoe Society
contact email: 
Dr. Holly Faith Nelson (hollyfaithnelson@gmail.com)

Digital Defoe ISSUE 6.1

[UPDATE] CFP Death and Decay

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from Postgrads or Early Career Researchers on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students of th

WSQ Call for Papers: Solidarity

full name / name of organization: 
WSQ (Women's Studies Quarterly)
contact email: 
wsqsolidaritiesissue@gmail.com

Call for Papers
WSQ Special Issue Fall 2014: Solidarity
Guest Editors – Shefali Chandra and Saadia Toor

CFP: 7th Global Conference: Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ic7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

MFS Special Issue - Neuroscience and Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
Stephen.burn@glasgow.ac.uk

Neuroscience and Modern Fiction
Guest Editor: Stephen J. Burn
Deadline for Submissions: 1 February 2014

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (NEMLA April 2014, Harrisburg PA)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers that explore how disability challenges normative, even ableist, constructions of the body-environment dyad.

[UPDATE] Irish Gothic Conference 5-6 December, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli Studi di Perugia / Università per Stranieri di Perugia
contact email: 
perugiairishgothic@gmail.com

Gothic studies have recently been expanding previous limits of what was once thought to be an historically well defined genre.

The Ebb and Flow: Navigating the Changing Landscapes of Feminism, 27-29 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
sewsa2014@uncw.edu

www.uncw.edu/sewsa

SWPCA Children in Film

full name / name of organization: 
SWPCA
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Children in Film, SWPCA/ACA, Albuquerque, NM, Feb 19-22, 2014 Deadline: November 1, 2013.

[UPDATE] PROGRAMME ONLINE: Anti-Communism: Culture, Literature, Propaganda (28 August 2013, London)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Benjamin Kohlmann (Columbia University/Freiburg University) and Dr Matthew Taunton (University of East Anglia)
contact email: 
bk2490@columbia.edu

Some two decades after the fall of the Soviet Union, this symposium will explore the complex literary and cultural legacies of one of the twentieth century's most influential and under-theorised polit

[UPDATE] REGISTRATION OPEN: Anti-Communism: Culture, Literature, Propaganda

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Benjamin Kohlmann (Columbia University/Freiburg University) and Dr Matthew Taunton (University of East Anglia)
contact email: 
bk2490@columbia.edu

Some two decades after the fall of the Soviet Union, this symposium will explore the complex literary and cultural legacies of one of the twentieth century's most influential and under-theorised polit

Faces and Representations of the Woman in Postcolonial Cameroonian Literature.

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Flora Amabiamina and Dr Blossom N. Fondo
contact email: 
floraamabiamina@yahoo.fr, foreverblossom@gmail.com

Visages et représentations de la femme dans la littérature camerounaise postcoloniale
Faces and Representations of the Woman in Postcolonial Cameroonian Literature
Appel à Contributions

CFP: 9th Global Conference: Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pic9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

SIAR: online journal of irish studies - Deadline: 15 August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SIAR: an online, peer-reviewed scholar journal of Irish Studies to the West of the West of Ireland
contact email: 
jodichilson@boisestate.edu

Accepting articles and papers written in APA, Chicago, or MLA about topics related to Irish Studies. US and International authors welcomed.

Critical Transitions: Genealogies of Intellectual Change - 2-day Workshop, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Leverhulme "Tipping Points" Project, hosted by Institute for Hazard Risk and Resilience, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
ihrr.admin@durham.ac.uk

CRITICAL TRANSITIONS

Launch Workshop – Work Package 5, Leverhulme Trust "Tipping Points" Project

27 – 28 September 2013

MFS Special Issue - Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
herman.145@gmail.com

Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction
Guest Editor: David Herman
Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2013

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