category: postcolonial

The Difference of Joyce The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome - February 1-2 2013

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Italian Foundation
contact email: 
joycefoundation@uniroma3.it

The Difference of Joyce
The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 1-2 2013
Abstracts due: December 9, 2012

ACLA 2013: Postcolonial Mediterranean Subjectivity, April 4-7

full name / name of organization: 
Maria Hadjipolycarpou
contact email: 
hadjipol@umich.edu

Dear colleagues,

I am writing to solicit applications for the 2013 conference of the
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA), which will take place

The University of St. Francis 23rd Annual English Language and Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of St. Francis English Department
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

The University of St. Francis is currently seeking paper submissions for its 23rd annual English Language and Literature Conference.

The Bahamas at 40: Reflecting on the Past, Envisioning the Future

full name / name of organization: 
The College of The Bahamas
contact email: 
soscience@cob.edu.bs

The Bahamas at 40: Reflecting on the Past, Envisioning the Future
THE COLLEGE OF THE BAHAMAS
Nassau, The Bahamas
June 12th-14th, 2013
CALL FOR PAPERS

@Harvard U. - Cultural Materials / Material Culture: Abstracts due Nov. 23rd 2012

full name / name of organization: 
CHIASMI Graduate Student Conference in the Italian Studies, a Harvard and Brown Collaboration
contact email: 
chiasmi@fas.harvard.edu

[UPDATE] disClosure Journal: Security

full name / name of organization: 
disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory
contact email: 
disclosurejournal@gmail.com

disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory • Issue 22: Security

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 16th, 2012

Across the Shadow Lines: Diasporas in the Age of Transnationalism (ACLA, Toronto, 4/4-4/7/13; deadline, 11/1/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Sheshalatha Reddy (Howard University); Parama Sarkar (University of Toledo)
contact email: 
Please submit proposals for this seminar through the ACLA website: http://acla.org/submit/index.php.

As the movement of peoples across state borders, diasporas are both literal and imaginative insofar as they entail the concomitant crossing of cultural forms.

[UPDATE] Pastoral for the 21st Century (ASLE 2013, May 28-June 1, Lawrence, Kansas)

full name / name of organization: 
T.J. Welch, Florida State University
contact email: 
tjwelch@fsu.edu

Seeking abstracts for a pre-formed panel to be proposed for the ASLE Biennial Conference May 28th-June 1 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas.

CFP: At the Edge: New Americanist Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
At the Edge: New Americanist Pedagogy
contact email: 
attheedge.umb@gmail.com

We seek submissions for a new digital project that focuses on innovative teaching in American literary and cultural studies.

Mapping Animality II: Considerations of Animal and Human Space (ACLA Annual Meeting, Toronto, April 4-7 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther/Sarah Henderson, University of Toronto
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@utoronto.ca

For full information: http://www.acla.org/acla2013/mapping-animality-ii-considerations-of-anim...

[UPDATE] Festivals and Faires Area

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
drktkorolevans@yahoo.com

The Festivals & Faires Area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes submissions for the 2013 PCA/ACA conference in Washington, D.C. on any festival or faire—modern or historical.

Panel/Roundtable on Teaching Latina/o Literature, 10/25/12 (for Haciendo Caminos conference, NYC, March 7-9, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Hseu, Assistant Professor of English, Dominican University (River Forest, IL)
contact email: 
jhseu@dom.edu

Seeking participants for a panel/roundtable on teaching Latina/o literature for the 1st Biennial U.S. Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference: Haciendo Caminos: Mapping the Futures of U.S.

UPDATE: 1st Global Conference: Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[INVITATION] Reframing Ekphrasis - King's College London Comparative Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Zoe Roth, King's College London, Comparative Literature Department
contact email: 
reframingekphrasis@gmail.com


8-9 Nov. 2012, Reframing Ekphrasis: King's College London Comparative Literature Conference.

1st Global Conference:The Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
The Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora
Keynote: Alondra Nelson, Columbia University
The African-American Studies Collective
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
February 8-9, 2013

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Pain (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pain4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: Pain

Thursday 9th May – Saturday 11th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Space and Place: Production and Transformation (Feb. 28 - Mar. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Irene Morra
contact email: 
newelizabethanconference@hotmail.com

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity
13-15 June 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Was it why I sometimes felt as weary of America as if I too had landed in what was now South Carolina in 1526 or in Jamestown in 1619? Was it the tug of all the lost mothers and orphaned children?

Call for Proposals: Mapping Animality II: Considerations of Animal and Human Space, April 4-7 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther/Sarah Henderson, American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@utoronto.ca

For full information: http://www.acla.org/acla2013/mapping-animality-ii-considerations-of-anim...

Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities [February 15-17, 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

From ancient Greek mythology to cubism, jazz music, and the contemporary puzzle film, labyrinths serve as images for exploring intellectual, affective, and material complexity.

[UPDATE] Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture / Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

Resistance Literature and Film, ACLA 2013, University of Toronto, April 4-7

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jjmaer@aol.com

Panel Title:

De-Positioning Postcoloniality: Resistance Literature and Film in the Wake of the Arab Spring

(anti) Foundations: An Interdisciplinary Conference March 15-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University's English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
afoundconference@gmail.com

With traditionalists hearkening for a return to founding principles while protestors of various stripes look forward to dismantling the very notion of norms themselves, questions about the foundations

Rethinking Liberal Education: Contemporary Challenges and Opportunities

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Emma Cohen de Lara and Dr. Marco de Waard (Amsterdam University College, the Netherlands).
contact email: 
j.m.dewaard@uva.nl

First Dutch Symposium of University Colleges

Friday June 14th - Saturday June 15th, 2013

Hosted by Amsterdam University College

MCLLM CFP due 01/30/13 for 03/22/12 Conference in IL

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

All graduate students and faculty are invited to submit proposals to Northern Illinois University's Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media: Visualizing English and Media Studies in t

Revising the Normative: Using Postcolonialism to Readdress Culture, Literature and Performance

full name / name of organization: 
Lovely Professional University
contact email: 
englishseminar.lpu@gmail.com

Revising the Normative: Using Postcolonialism to Readdress Culture, Literature and Performance
30 November 2012
Department of English
Lovely Professional University
Phagwara-144402, Punjab

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of Comparative Literature at Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

[UPDATE] The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference (UK) /Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations/ 6/27 - 6/30 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis / Brunel University (UK)
contact email: 
philip.tew@brunel.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE THE AMENDED DATES & ADDITIONAL KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ADDED!

The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference:
Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations

2013 Conference on Global Modernities (May 3-4), Abstracts due 1/31/13

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Los Angeles
contact email: 
rcantu@calstatela.edu

The organizers of this conference propose to continue the dialogue and productive exchange that took place at Cal State L.A.

[UPDATE] PLAYING WITH FIRE. THE METAMORPHOSES OF SACRIFICE IN CONTEMPORARY CINEMA

full name / name of organization: 
Costtica Bradatan
contact email: 
bradatan@hotmail.com

(Please circulate widely & apologies for cross-postings!)

Second Call for Papers: PLAYING WITH FIRE. THE METAMORPHOSES OF SACRIFICE IN CONTEMPORARY CINEMA

Globalization and "Minor" Cultural Groups: the Role of "so-called" Minorities in Rethinking the Future of Modern Societies

full name / name of organization: 
Sophie Croisy / University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
contact email: 
sophie.croisy@uvsq.fr

Minority/ethnic communities offer today new and hybrid perspectives on the stakes of globalization, and the study of these perspectives is crucial in the necesseray process of questioning the contempo

Exegesis Issue 2: Testimonies and Confessions DEADLINE 10th Jan 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Exegesis Journal, Royal Holloway, University of London
contact email: 
Deborah@exegesisjournal.org

Exegesis, the academic e-journal of the English Department at Royal Holloway, University of London (www.exegesisjournal.org), is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2013 edition on 'Testimonies and Confessions'.

Special Journal Issue, Archival Science

full name / name of organization: 
Queens College The City University of New York & University College London
contact email: 
Benjamin.Alexander@qc.cuny.edu

Call for Paper Proposals
Special Edition, of Archival Science: Archiving Activism
Editors: Ben Alexander and Andrew Flinn

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