The twelfth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia on Friday, May 19, 2017. We invite proposals for session topics, panel discussions, and scholarly papers in English on any subjects relating to American, British, French, Hispanic, Russian, German, or Slavic literature or language, as well as composition, philosophy, history, translation, the general humanities, interdisciplinary studies, and pedagogy. Reading times for individual paper presentations are limited to 15 minutes.
Call for Papers - The Life of Others: Narratives of Vulnerability
for a special issue of Canada & Beyond: A Journal of Canadian Literary and Cultural Studies (Spring 2018 issue)
Guest Editor: Eva Darias-Beautell
Afronatures and Afrofutures: Speculation, Technology, and Environment in African Literature and Film // MLA 2018, New York City, January 4-7 // Panel arranged by the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
CALL FOR PAPERS
Stages in Transition: South Asia and the Diaspora
City University of New York
April 29, 2017
Theater of South Asia and the diaspora is a rich topic for exploration, particularly in our current political climate, in which questions of cultural identity, citizenship, personal and cultural expression, movement between cultures and geographic borders are all at the forefront of public discourse globally. How do place and space, our understanding of home and belonging come to inflect the theater that we make?
Edited Collection call for chapters:
Science Fiction Beyond the Western Tradition (working title)
This proposed collection is currently under consideration at Palgrave Macmillan for their Global Science Fiction series.
Dr Yomna Saber, Qatar University
Dr Amy Christmas, Qatar University
The 2017 conference of the South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA) will take place on October 5-8 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. This panel invites papers on any aspect of literary criticism and theory. The topic is open, but special consideration will be given to papers addressing this year's conference theme, "Moving Words: Migrations, Translations, and Transformations." Accepted panelists need to have up-to-date SCMLA membership by April 15, 2017. See: http://www.southcentralmla.org.
Please email a 300-word abstract and a brief CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 31, 2017.
Gendered Perspectives of Everyday Violence: Persistence, Resistance, and Healing
Ending Violence and Reproductive Oppression through Human Rights
Co-founder of the SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective
and Reproductive Justice Activist
The 18th Annual Feminist Graduate Student Association Symposium
cosponsored by the Center for Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
April 7, 2017
The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 64th Annual Meeting will be hosted by Webster University in St. Louis, MO, September 29-Oct 1, 2017. The keynote speaker will be Tammy Proctor of Utah State University, and the plenary address will be given by Jonathan Sawday from Saint Louis University.
Call for Chapters: Virtual Traumascapes and Exploring the Roots of Dark Tourism Editors
Maximiliano E Korstanje, University of Palermo, Argentina
Babu P George, Fort Hays State University, USA
Call for Chapters
Proposals Submission Deadline: November 30, 2016
Full Chapters Due: January 31, 2017
Submission Date: May 15, 2017