category: postcolonial

Critical Thinking and Writing in the Age of Globalization 3/31/16

full name / name of organization: 
Double Helix: A Journal of Critical Thinking and Writing
contact email: 
Paul.Pasquaretta@quinnipiac.edu

Globalization, understood as the expanding integration of economic, cultural, political, technological and social activities on a worldwide scale, presents challenges, opportunities, and crises, which

[UPDATE] Public Bodies, Private Spaces: Private Bodies, Public Spaces, Jan. 28-31, 2016 Louisville, KY

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Humanities Council
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

Southern Humanities Council Conference
The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY
January 28-January 31, 2016

"Public Bodies, Private Spaces: Private Bodies, Public Spaces"

UPDATE: Great Writing International Creative Writing conference (11/09; 06/18-06/19 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK)

Sat. June 18 – Sun. June 19 2016

Imperial College, London

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Masculinities special issue | Writing from Below

full name / name of organization: 
Writing from Below
contact email: 
S.Abblitt@latrobe.edu.au

Writing from Below calls for submissions for a special themed issue on queer and non-normative masculinities - the diversity of masculinities, the disruption of traditional hegemonic heterosexual masc

Crisis, Migration, and Performance Symposium, NUI Galway, March 11-12, 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
Moore Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway.
contact email: 
charlotte.mcivor@nuigalway.ie jkingk@yahoo.com

Call for Papers:
Crisis, Migration, and Performance Symposium

National University of Ireland, Galway
Moore Institute
March 11-12, 2016

Keynotes:

Emma Cox
Royal Holloway, London

[REMINDER] POSTCOLONIAL INTERVENTIONS - DEADLINE 10TH NOVEMBER, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
POSTCOLONIAL INTERVENTIONS JOURNAL
contact email: 
postcolonialinterventions@gmail.com

POSTCOLONIAL INTERVENTIONS

Call for Papers
Vol. 1, Issue 1 (January 2016)

For more than a decade, discussions about the purported death of postcolonialism as a

Object Emotions: Polemics

full name / name of organization: 
Cambridge University
contact email: 
padmamaitland@berkeley.edu

Object Emotions: Polemics
(April 15-16, 2016, Cambridge University)

Habit Graduate Conference (Rutgers, New Brunswick): DEADLINE APPROACHING

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers Long Eighteenth Century Trans-Atlantic Graduate Studies Group
contact email: 
rutgers.18c@gmail.com

"HABIT, my good reader, hath so vast a prevalence over the human mind, that there is scarce anything too strange or too strong to be asserted of it."
-- Henry Fielding, Joseph Andrews.​

Under Surveillance in the Space Between, 1914-45, June 2-4, 2016, McGill University, Montreal PQ (abstracts by Dec. 1 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Space Between Society: Literature and Culture 1914-1945
contact email: 
ariel.buckley@mcgill.ca

The 18th annual conference of the Space Between Society focuses on the concept of surveillance—watching, listening, recording—as it relates to literature, art, history, music, theatre, media, and

Wales and the World: Re-Framing the Literature of Wales in an International Context

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Welsh Writing in English
contact email: 
awwe16@awwe.org

Wales has a distinctive national culture. The 2011 Census, however, indicated that the Welsh, like other British nationals, were becoming more culturally diverse.

Disability in Postcolonial Literature and Film due Oct 15th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA, The Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
vedere@gwu.edu

This panel invites submissions on the subject of disability as represented and narrativized in postcolonial literatures and cinema of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

Time and Timelessness: Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
contact email: 
raybrowneconf@bgsu.edu

Time and Timelessness:
Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
April 1-3, 2016

Time and Timelessness: Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
contact email: 
raybrowneconf@bgsu.edu

Time and Timelessness:
Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
April 1-3, 2016

Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies - ongoing call for papers

full name / name of organization: 
University of Debrecen, Hungary
contact email: 
hjeas@unideb.hu

The Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies seeks to publish the best of Hungarian and international scholarship in all the fields covered by English and American Studies, including but not

CFP: Mystery/Detective Fiction Area, Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/15; 2/10-13, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 37th Annual Conference
contact email: 
labartlett@fhsu.edu

Submission Deadline: 1 November 2015
Submission Address: http://conference2016.southwestpca.org/

CFP: Disability Studies Area, Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/15; 2/10-13, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 37th Annual Conference
contact email: 
labartlett@fhsu.edu

Submissions are welcomed that apply disability studies in any area of cultural, historical, or literary research, or that apply disability studies in conjunction with another theoretical approach, suc

Oceanic Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
The University of the South Pacific
contact email: 
oceanicmodernisms@gmail.com

Oceanic Modernism
Final Call for Papers

Oceanic Modernism
3rd-5th February, 2016
The University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji

KIPLING IN INDIA: INDIA IN KIPLING, 26-28 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Harish Trivedi, director of the conference
contact email: 
harish.trivedi@gmail.com

Call for Papers

KIPLING IN INDIA: INDIA IN KIPLING

Conference to be held from

26 to 28 April 2016

at the

Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla,

"We'd like to avoid any Imperial entanglements": Empire in popular culture

full name / name of organization: 
College of St. Joseph
contact email: 
jonas.prida@csj.edu

With Fox's hit Empire and the upcoming release of the new Star Wars movie, ideas of empires and imperialism are once again circulating in popular culture.

Word, Image, and Power in Africa and the African Diaspora - April 1-2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Manhattanville College & The College of New Rochelle
contact email: 
nada.halloway@mville.edu; nnoureddine@cnr.edu

Word, Image, and Power in Africa and the African Diaspora

Organized jointly by the College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY and Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY
April 1 & 2, 2016

Postcolonial Stylistics: MLA in Philadelphia 2017--deadline 27 Feb 2016

full name / name of organization: 
MLA Forum on Linguistic Approaches to Literature
contact email: 
Robert Troyer: troyerr@mail.wou.edu

The Forum on Linguistic Approaches to Literature is planning one of their 2017 sessions around postcolonial stylistics; look for the official MLA CFP following the 2106 MLA Convention.

“Region and National Technologies” - Society for the Study of Southern Literature Conference - March 10-12, 2016 - Boston, MA

full name / name of organization: 
Stephanie Rountree / SSSL's Emerging Scholars Organization
contact email: 
SRountree3@gsu.edu

Prospective Panel: “Region and National Technologies”
The Society for the Study of Southern Literature’s Biennial Conference
March 10-12, 2016 in Boston, MA

[UPDATE] Deadline Approaching: Call for Papers for Translingual Fiction Special Issue, Due 12/1/15

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel
contact email: 
studiesinthenovel@unt.edu

Call for submissions for a special issue on Translingual Fiction guest edited by Steven G. Kellman and Natasha Lvovich.

English PhDs in a Composition World: Reflections on a Changing Profession (Essay Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Donica/ Bronx Community College and Kristen Marangoni/ Tulsa Community College
contact email: 
englishphdsbook@gmail.com

English PhDs in a Composition World: Reflections on a Changing Profession

Kristen Marangoni, Assistant Professor, Tulsa Community College

Call for contracted collection of essays on Chitra Divakaruni. Abstract due Oct 15, essay due Dec 1--updated CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Samina Najmi CSU Fresno
contact email: 
snajmi@csufresno.edu

We seek contributions to a collection of critical essays on the work of Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.

Energizing Communities: Congress 2016 (Deadline November 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE (Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English)
contact email: 
info.accute@gmail.com

ACCUTE is excited to announce our call for papers for our 2016 conference, which will take place 28 May – 31 May, 2016, during the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, being held a

CFP Sholem Aleykhem: New Perspectives in Comparative Context (Edited volume): 300-word abstract, including a brief bio, by Nove

full name / name of organization: 
Universitas Press
contact email: 
supervising.editor.universitas@gmail.com

This edited volume marking the centennial of Sholem Aleykhem’s death (May 1916), will explore the writer’s vast contributions to Yiddish literature through comparison with authors of other nationa

[UPDATE] The Fantasy of Social Justice: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Fantastic Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
contact email: 
fsj.conference2016@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Farah Mendlesohn, Anglia Ruskin University, UK

March 11 & 12, 2016

“Sisters Are Doin’ It for Themselves”: Women in Collaboration

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE 2016 (Calgary, 28-31 May 2016); submission deadline 1 November 2015
contact email: 
lms3@ualberta.ca

This panel surveys and celebrates examples of women in collaboration, also taking into account some of the possible challenges associated with women in partnership.

SWPACA Literature-General CFP February 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
slay@uwa.edu

CFP: Literature (General)

37th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference

February 10-13, 2016
Albuquerque, New Mexico
http://www.southwestpca.org

Peripheral Modernity and South Asian Literary-World

full name / name of organization: 
24th Biennial European Conference on South Asian Studies (ECSAS), University of Warsaw, July, 2016
contact email: 
sourit.bhattacharya@warwick.ac.uk

“Peripheral Modernity and the South Asian Literary-World” is a conference panel, jointly held by Sourit Bhattacharya (University of Warwick) and Priyanka Basu (SOAS, London), at the 24th Biennial

Object Emotions: Polemics

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cambridge
contact email: 
padmamaitland@berkeley.edu

Object Emotions: Polemics
(April 15-16, 2016, Cambridge University)

The Novel and Digital Humanities: Seeking Teaching Tools

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel Affiliate Website
contact email: 
khuie6@gatech.edu

The editorial team at Studies in the Novel is seeking content for its online archive of indexed teaching tools on the journal’s affiliate website.

American Literature in the World Graduate Conference, Yale University, April 8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Yale University
contact email: 
brandon.menke@yale.edu

The conference hopes to broaden the scope of American literature, opening it to more complex geographies, and to a variety of genres and media.

Re/Considering (In)humanity/ies: A Graduate Conference in Reno, 26-27 February 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College of Liberal Arts Graduate Symposium (CLAGS)
contact email: 
clags2016@gmail.com

Re/Considering (In)humanity/ies
The 6th annual College of Liberal Arts Graduate Symposium (CLAGS)
Conference Date: February 26-27, 2016

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