category: postcolonial

[UPDATE] The Traveler’s Eye: Narrating Dis/Location in 20th Century Travel Literature, October 24th-26th 2013, Bucharest

full name / name of organization: 
CISCER, University of Bucharest, Romania
contact email: 
conference2013@litere.ro

The troubled 20th century has been labeled in many ways – one of which is “the century of migrations”.

Second Symposium on Asians in the Americas, 27-28 Sept 2013, Malibu, CA

full name / name of organization: 
Pepperdine U
contact email: 
david.simonowitz@pepperdine.edu

This symposium aims to explore the multifaceted representations of Asian lives in the Americas in history, sociology, religion, anthropology, art, education, film, and popular culture.

The Medium, Before and After Modernism (DUE: 6 May 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College Art Association (Chicago, 12-15 February 2014)
contact email: 
roland.betancourt@yale.edu

The medium and its specificity have oriented the discourse on the arts throughout various historic and historiographic periods.

China: Curating, Exhibitions and Display Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Curatorial Studies
contact email: 
jim@displaycult.com / jefish@yorku.ca

The Journal of Curatorial Studies invites original research articles on the subject of curating, exhibitions and display culture in China.

[Deadline Extended]Explorations of Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing (PAMLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

This panel is designed to examine ideas of childhood based on the life writing of working class people.

CFP The Child in Post-Apocalyptic Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Olson
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu or dolson@uta.edu

CFP: The Child in Post-Apocalyptic Cinema

Dibrugarh University Journal of English Studies (ISSN 0975- 5659)

full name / name of organization: 
Dibrugarh University
contact email: 
dipakkumardoley@gmail.com; gogoilakhipriya@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

NeMLA Diversity Panels CFP -- Due April 15th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
donavanramon@gmail.com

The Northeast Modern Languages Association (NeMLA) is now accepting session proposals (not individual papers just yet) for next year’s NeMLA convention in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from April 3-6 201

CFP: Postcolonial Literature (April 15, 2013 deadline; PAMLA Conference 11/1 - 11/3/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
lhutchi9@msudenver.edu

Looking for any paper proposals on Postcolonial Literature, but particularly interested in proposals on the subject of how childhood is filtered in texts to children through colonizing/postcolonial/ne

[UPDATE]- Southern Lit and Culture, MPCA Oct 2013- Deadline APR 30!

full name / name of organization: 
Anne M Canavan/ Emporia State University
contact email: 
anne.canavan@gmail.com

Call for Papers

SAMLA conference, November 8-10, 2013, Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
contact email: 
banerjeesuchi@gmail.com

Transnationalizing the Digital
full name / name of organization:
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
contact email:
banerjeesuchi@gmail.com

The Point is to Change It: Media Democracy and Democratic Media in Action UDC/Project Censored Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Union for Democratic Communications/Project Censored
contact email: 
udcpc2013@gmail.com

We invite submissions for the Union for Democratic Communication and Project Censored conference November 1-3, 2013 at the University of San Francisco, where we have found affordable accommodations fo

[Reminder] Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature

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.

ICBED-2014 (New York-USA): International Conference on Business and Economic Development

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

IACD-2013 (Dubai, UAE) International Academic Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ITARC-2013 International Trade & Academic Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

IACP-2013 (Paris-France): International Academic Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ROGE-2013 International Conference of Restructuring of the Global Economy

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

[2nd CFP] "After the World: New Possibilities for Comparative Literature" (international conference)

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
contact email: 
claroc2013@gmail.com

The 11th Quadrennial International Conference on Comparative Literature, Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China, to be held at Tamkang University, Taiwan, December 13-14, 2013

Lateral Aesthetics (Edited Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Co-Editors Elizabeth Adan and Benjamin Bateman
contact email: 
rbatema@calstatela.edu

In her essay “Slow Death: Sovereignty, Obesity, Lateral Agency,” cultural theorist Lauren Berlant contrasts “lateral agency” with the sovereign agency of the neoliberal subject.

Food: Imaged and Imagined SAMLA (November 8-10, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Marta Hess/South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mhess@gsu.edu

The papers in this panel investigate the ways that writers, readers, cooks, and consumers image and imagine food in fiction, film, memoir, poetry, cookbooks, and blogs.

Film Conference on Travel - 31 Oct.-3 Nov. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Foreign Language Film Conference VI
contact email: 
flfc2013@gmail.com

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM CONFERENCE VI

“TRAVEL”

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY
31 OCTOBER-3 NOVEMBER 2013

English Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Studia Neophilologica
contact email: 
robert.appelbaum@engelska.uu.se

Studia Neophilologica publishes articles on English, German and the Romance languages and literatures, and reviews of books in these fields.

Call for Papers on the theme of “Time”: Kaleidoscope Journal at Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Kaleidoscope Journal, Durham University
contact email: 
editor.kaleidoscope@durham.ac.uk

Call for Papers
Volume 5, Issue 2 (2013): "Time"

http://www.dur.ac.uk/kaleidoscope/newsandcfp/cfp_current/

Places and Non-Places of English

full name / name of organization: 
Robert Appelbaum, Uppsala University, Sweden
contact email: 
robert.appelbaum@engelska.uu.se

12th Nordic Conference of English Studies
Places and Non-places of English

Plenary Speakers:
Jorie Graham, Harvard University
Andrew Hadfield, Sussex University

3rd Global Conference: Exploring Chronicity (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
chronicity3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Exploring Chronicity

Sunday 22nd September – Tuesday 24th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Articles on Contemporary Drama for new journal JCDE

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Wald / German Society for Theatre and Drama in English (CDE)
contact email: 
Christina.wald@hu-berlin.de; martin.middeke@phil.uni-ausgburg.de

JCDE: Journal of Contemporary Drama in English 2 (2013)

Editors:

'The Ends of Ireland' 4-7 December 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Global Irish Studies Centre, University of New South Wales
contact email: 
isaanzconference2013@unsw.edu.au

The Global Irish Studies Centre, UNSW, together with the Irish Studies Association of Australia and New Zealand, is pleased to announce a major international conference for Irish Studies.

[UPDATE] Graphic Novel Panel for PAMLA (Nov. 1-3, 2013); Deadline: April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jschwetm@d.umn.edu

(This is an update because the wrong deadline was in the header of the previous posting.)

GENDER AND RACE IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association/SCMLA
contact email: 
jessica.stock@usma.edu

"Masking and Unmasking the Subject"

8th Global Conference: Exploring the Erotic (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference
Exploring the Erotic

Tuesday 17th September – Thursday 19th September 2013
Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Courtliness and Convention (9/1/13; 10/10/13-10/12/13)

full name / name of organization: 
The Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference
contact email: 
nunn@uakron.edu

The planning committee of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference seeks proposals for papers or panels from across today’s theoretical and methodological landscape that engage Courtliness and Convent

1st Global Conference: Revolt and Revolution (November 2013: Athens, Greece)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rr1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Revolt and Revolution

Monday 4th November 2013 – Wednesday 6th November 2013
Athens, Greece

Call for Presentations

CFP: General Submissions (ProudFlesh Journal)

full name / name of organization: 
ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics, and Consciousness
contact email: 
azuka@africaresource.com

PROUDFLESH is pleased to issue its 2013 call for general submissions!

Deadline: June 15, 2013.

Call for Papers: Riding the Wave of Resistance (ProudFlesh Journal)

full name / name of organization: 
ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics, and Consciousness
contact email: 
azuka@africaresource.com

ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics, and Consciousness is pleased to announce its forthcoming issue: Riding the Wave of Resistance (dedicated to Caribbean Women Writers).

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