category: postcolonial

Représentation(s) de la migration dans le cinéma français contemporain

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
marianne.bessy@furman.edu

Call for Papers

Update-Deadline extended to June 30-Modernism and the Environment

full name / name of organization: 
The 2012 SAMLA Convention
contact email: 
apokhrel@ufl.edu, arun. pokhrel@gmail.com

In the past two decades, there has been a surge of literary and critical environmental works.

HIV/AIDS and GBV in Africa and the Black Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
Gabrie'l J. Atchison, Ph.D.
contact email: 
gabriel.atchison@yale.edu

I am editing an anthology called, Twin Crises: HIV/AIDS and Violence Against Women in Africa and the Black Diaspora.

CFP Simulated childhood--Mechanized children

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Simulated Childhoods--Mechanized Children.

Alain Locke in the 21st Century Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
English Faculty, University of Oxford, October 12-13, 2012
contact email: 
michele.mendelssohn@ell.ox.ac.uk, nisha.manocha@wolfson.ox.ac.uk

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
Alain Locke in the 21st Century
Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford, UK
October 12-13, 2012
http://alainlocke21.webs.com/

En Route: Journeys of the Body and the Soul in Iberian and Latin American Literatures (abstract deadline June 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Spanish Graduate Students of the University of Chicago
contact email: 
jnemiroff@uchicago.edu

From the pilgrimage of body and soul in Gonzalo de Berceo’s Milagros de Nuestra Señora and the nautical textual voyage in Columbus’ Diario de a Bordo, representations of the migrant in modern Ibe

Looking for "The South" in the Eighteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Amanda Louise Johnson / American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS)
contact email: 
amanda.l.johnson@vanderbilt.edu

This panel considers the category of ―the South‖ in the 1700s.

This Rough Magic - Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Lit. - 10/1/12

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org)
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

[REMINDER] 'FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE' / University of Valencia, Spain / 12-14 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

Call For Papers
“FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE”
12-14 December 2012,
University of Valencia, Spain

CFP: Essay Collection Re: Ray Bradbury

full name / name of organization: 
Gloria McMillan Univ. of Arizona
contact email: 
glomc@dakotacom.net

The Tucson Bradbury Chronicles: Mars _is_ The West

Edited by Gloria McMillan

The status of rewriting in 20th –21st century art, film and literature in English - Limoges (France), November 22-23, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Nathalie Martinière, Estelle Epinoux - University of Limoges
contact email: 
nmartiniere@gmail.com, estelle.epinoux@unilim.fr

EA 1087 Ehic (Espaces Humains et Interactions Culturelles) is pleased to announce the organisation of a conference entitled The status of rewriting in 20th –21st century art, film and literature in

CFP for DU Journal of English Studies, ISSN 0975–5659, 30-09-12

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Dibrugarh Univerisity
contact email: 
payaljainpayal@gmail.com

Call for Papers

UPDATE: Resident Evil Collection of Essays DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Farghaly, M.A., Mag. Phil
contact email: 
Nadine.Farghaly@gmx.net

Did you ever wonder why the Resident Evil Franchise has become so successful? Rightly so!

DEADLINE EXTENDED **** 7th July 2012, Diasporic Identities and Empire

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Conference 2012, Durham North Carolina
contact email: 
alou4781@uni.sydney.edu.au

Unlike traditional theories on hybridity that consider multicultural infusions, and at times profusions of colonial migrations, postmodern literature illuminates neo-hermeneutics of what Gayatri Spiva

CFP for Edited Collection: Unveiling Fashion: Gender, Islam, and Global Modernities (Abstract Deadline: July 31, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Ellorashree Maitra / Nida Sajid
contact email: 
unveilingfashion@gmail.com

This collection of interdisciplinary essays will trace the historical trajectory of the production, circulation, and consumption of Muslim femininity and fashion from early modernity to the era of tra

The Monster-Child

full name / name of organization: 
Markus Bohlmann and Sean Moreland
contact email: 
monstrouschildren@gmail.com

The Monster Child: New Essays on Children, Horror and Monstrosity in Film

A call for papers for a proposed collection co-edited by Markus Bohlmann and Sean Moreland

Memories of Conflict, Conflicts of Memory, Senate House, London, 12-13 February, 2013 (Abstracts due 1 November, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Jordana Blejmar (Institute of Germanic & Romace Studies) and Anindya Raychaudhuri (UCL)
contact email: 
Jordana.Blejmar@sas.ac.uk and a.raychaudhuri@ucl.ac.uk

Memories of Conflict, Conflicts of Memory
International Conference
13- 14 February, 2013
Senate House, London

Organised by:

Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies
Faculty Institute of Graduate Studies, University College London
Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory

[Update] Contempoary Japanese Media Cultures: Industry, Society and Audiences (5 Septmeber 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rayna Denison, University of East Anglia
contact email: 
r.denison@uea.ac.uk

Registration is now open. We are proud to announce that we now have a Manga to Movies Project website (project funded by the UK Arts and Humanities Research Council) at:

Care in the Past: Archaeological and Interdisciplinary Perspectives. 6th of October 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Archaeology, Durham University
contact email: 
careinthepast@googlemail.com

One of the major social challenges faced today is the provision of care for the elderly, the disabled and the young within society, with contemporary debates dominating local, national and global agen

[UPDATE] Cinema in Crisis, October 17-19, 2012, San Francisco. Deadline for Submission June 15,2012

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association (CSGSA)
contact email: 
CSGSA@mail.sfsu.edu

The Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association at San Francisco State University is proud to announce its 14th annual Fall Conference: “Cinema in Crisis" with Keynote Speaker Robert Rosen.

[UPDATE] The Legacy of Aimé Césaire: Politics, Poetry, and Resistance in the 21st Century (6/29/12)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 2012 Convention, November 9-11
contact email: 
skirlew1@gsu.edu

The Legacy of Aimé Césaire: Politics, Poetry, and Resistance in the 21st Century

Warscapes, an online magazine of literature, art and politics

full name / name of organization: 
Warscapes
contact email: 
submissions@warscapes.com

Warscapes is an independent online magazine that provides a lens into current conflicts across the world.

Irish American Crime Narratives as (Pre)Colonial Discourse

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Shea/ NeMLA (Boston, April 21-24, 2013)
contact email: 
Daniel.Shea@msmc.edu

Waves of Irish immigration have meant a translation of Irish cultural ideals to America.

A Collection of Essays on Adoption and Disability (Full papers and abstracts by 3/1/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Marina Fedosik and Emily Hipchen
contact email: 
adoptiondisabilitycollection@gmail.com

Call for Papers

A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON ADOPTION AND DISABILITY

Sargasso journal - Agency and Intervention in Caribbean Contexts

full name / name of organization: 
Sargasso a peer-reviewed journal of Caribbean Literature, Language and Culture
contact email: 
sargasso.agency.intervention@gmail.com

This issue seeks scholarship that addresses the varied ways that agency and/or intervention has been engaged, configured, and/or problematized within Caribbean societies, traditions, and cultures.

Corsets and Clockworks: Steampunk and Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture/Deadline 16 July 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association/Cincinnati, OH, November 8-11, 2012
contact email: 
amalkovich@concord.edu

Steampunk and Neo-Victorian Literature are widely read and written in contemporary popular culture.

Essays for journal - languague, literacy, literature, culture and/or English teaching

full name / name of organization: 
Changing English: Studies in Culture and Education
contact email: 
safischer@mac.com

The editors seek articles concerned with English language, literacy and literature teaching worldwide as well as essays on literature and culture that do not specifically address teaching.

[UPDATE] CFP Text as Memoir: Tales of Travel, Immigration, and Exile SAMLA, Nov. 9-11, 2012, Durham, NC

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Carola Mattord, Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
cmattord@kennesaw.edu

Session English 1 Title: Travel in Medieval Literature. Travel is an important activity in the Middle Ages, and, therefore, plays a large role in the literature of the period.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 6/15/2012

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

Submission and application deadline: June 15, 2012

[UPDATE] SF Storyworlds

full name / name of organization: 
Gylphi Press
contact email: 
P.A.March-Russell@kent.ac.uk

SF Storyworlds is the critical studies series published by Gylphi Press (UK).

[UPDATE] CFP - Gothic Antipodes: An Interdisciplinary Conference, 22-23 January 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its inaugural conference, to be held at Stamford Plaza Hotel, Auckland, on 22-23 January 2013.

Forms of Innovation: Literature and Technology | Sep 14th 2012 | Deadline: Jul 20th 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Forms of Innovation: Literature and Technology, University of Durham
contact email: 
formsofinnovation@gmail.com


Forms of Innovation: Literature and Technology will be a one-day symposium on the interrelation of literary forms and technologies.

Interstitial Journal (Inaugural Issue), Deadline: December 31, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Interstitial: A Journal of Modern Culture and Events
contact email: 
editors@interstitialjournal.com


In the modern era, interstitiality, or the space between one boundary and the next, has become an urgent area of investigation.

Gender and Genre: Exploring Intersections in Women’s Life-Writing (Deadline: Sept. 30th)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel N. Spear, Vice President of NeMLA’s WGS Caucus
contact email: 
wgsnemla@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Gender and Genre: Exploring Intersections in Women’s Life-Writing

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013

UPDATE: Bollywood and the Crises of Representation: Terrorism, Us, Them, and 9/11

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Cinema-Victoria College
contact email: 
sdg1980@gmail.com
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