category: postcolonial

Identity in the face of alterity :the image of the Other in literature and the visual arts in 17th and 18th-century England

full name / name of organization: 
LISA e-journal, Université de Caen
contact email: 
valayrac@hotmail.com; mickael.popelard@wanadoo.fr

Call for Papers for thematic issue in Lisa e-journal:

Identity in the face of alterity : the image of the Other in literature and the visual arts in 17th and 18th-century England.

Re-Approaching the ‘Patriarch’: The “Father” in Asian North American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
2010 NeMLA Convention in Montreal, QC
contact email: 
gchen@georgianc.on.ca

Since the 1960s, Asian American Literature has received recognition from works by women writers, such as Maxine Hong Kingston and Amy Tan.

[UPDATE] Call for Submissions to "Writing Our Hope"

full name / name of organization: 
Booker T. Washington Magnet High School
contact email: 
foster.dickson@mps.k12.al.us

"Writing Our Hope" is a bi-annual literary journal of creative nonfiction and poetry that publishes student work on themes of tolerance and equality.

The 41st Annual College English Association Conference, March 25-7, 2010-San Antonio

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
kmadison@uark.edu

Conference Theme:
Voices

“And in my voice most welcome shall you be.” As You Like It 2:4.87

"Music and the Written Word" January 16-17, 2010, Deadline Oct. 9

full name / name of organization: 
UC Santa Barbara Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Music (CISM)
contact email: 
cjh@umail.ucsb.edu

The UCSB Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Music (CISM) is seeking submissions for the 2010 Music and the Written Word Graduate Conference to be held at the University of California, Santa Ba

Call for Movie Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Jura Gentium Cinema
contact email: 
f.dellucchese@gmail.com

The journal “Jura Gentium Cinema” (www.jgcinema.org) is seeking reviews (between 5000 and 10000 words) for the following movies:

Shakespeare: Puzzles, Mysteries, Investigations

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Duncan Salkeld, The University of Chichester
contact email: 
d.salkeld@chi.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Short Papers (20 mins) are invited for a Day Conference at the University of Chichester, England, to be held on Thursday 18 February 2010.

“RE-IMAGINING AFRICA: CREATIVE CROSSINGS”, a special issue of ANGLISTICA A.I.O.N. AN INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
contact email: 
anglistica@unior.it

Submissions are invited for publication in “Re-imagining Africa: Creative Crossings” edited by Simon Gikandi (sgikandi@Princeton.EDU) and Jane Wilkinson (fjwilkinson@alice.it).

CALL FOR PAPERS for “VIOLENCE IN PARADISE: THE CARIBBEAN”, a special issue of ANGLISTICA A.I.O.N. AN INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
contact email: 
anglistica@unior.it

Submissions are invited for publication in “Violence in Paradise: the Caribbean” edited by Irline François (ifrancoi@goucher.edu) and Marie-Hélène Laforest (m.laforest@alice.it).

AlterNative: Volume 6, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Nga Pae o te Maramatanga
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

AlterNative is announcing a general call for papers to be published in Volume 6, 2010.

[UPDATED] Nostalgia Conference Deadline Sep. 28

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization at University of Florida
contact email: 
ego09atuf@gmail.com

Home/sickness: Desire, Decay, and the Seduction of Nostalgia

[DEADLINE] Redefining Masculinity in 20th-Century British Popular Fiction and Culture: Sep. 30, 2009.

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2010
contact email: 
mcartt@sage.edu

This panel will examine redefinitions of masculinity that challenge and intersect with global and national relations.

CFP: "The Poetics of Pain: Aesthetics, Ideology and Representation"

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature - City University of New York
contact email: 
painconference@gmail.com

Department of Comparative Literature
The Graduate Center - City University of New York

Call for Papers

Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference:

Irish Studies

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
tt3@psu.edu

The 2010 national meeting of the American Conference for Irish Studies will be held on 5 – 8 May 2010 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA.

Call for Proposals: Death and Representation, a One-Day Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Rochester
contact email: 
jmiddle2@mail.rochester.edu, vive@mail.rochester.edu

Death and Representation
Keynote Speaker: Dana Luciano, Georgetown University

[UPDATE] Muslims in American Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Anne R. Richards/Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
Anne_Richards@kennesaw.edu

Praeger has contracted with us to publish a three-volume reference set titled “Muslims in American Popular Culture” (2010/2011).

RE: Nebula Latest Issue & Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Nebula: A Journal of Multidisciplinary Scholarship
contact email: 
nebula@nobleworld.biz

Nebula 6.3 is now online with unrestricted access at http://www.nobleworld.biz . The editors now invite submissions for Nebula 6.4 (December, 2009) with a manuscript deadine of November 5, 2009.

[CFP] Battleground States Conference 2010: War(s) and Peace - February 26 - 27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Culture Club: Cultural Studies Scholars Association at Bowling Green State University
contact email: 
jphilpo@bgsu.edu

Battleground States 2010: War(s) and Peace will be held February 26th and 27th, 2010 on the Bowling Green State University campus.

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production<!--break--> Free Exchange Graduate Conference March 11-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference University of Calgary
contact email: 
free_ex@ucalgary.ca

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production
Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
University of Calgary
March 11-13,2010

34th Annual PAC Conference The College of Charleston—Charleston, S.C. 11-13 March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Philological Association of the Carolinas
contact email: 
bhobby@unca.edu

34th Annual PAC Conference The College of Charleston—Charleston, S.C. 11-13 March 2010

“Literature as Bridge”

Call for Papers and Panels

Final Call from Rupkatha Journal for the Second Issue (Autumn, Number 2, 2009) on Indian Writings in English.

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Here is the final for critical writings and book reviews for the Second Issue (Autumn, Number 2, 2009) on Indian Writings in English.

Going Green from the Black Perspective: The Significance of Environmental Issues in the Black Community, 2/25/2010, NY [update]

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. T Walters. Stony Brook University
contact email: 
twalters@notes.sunysb.edu

"Going Green from the Black Perspective: The Significance of Environmental Issues in the Black Community" is a one-day conference devoted to exploring the various ways Black activists, scholars, agric

The Global South: The 12th Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group, 25-27 March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Marxist Reading Group, University of Florida
contact email: 
theufmrg@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Hazel V. Carby

University of Florida, March 25-27, 2010

Questioning Identity: Representations of Class and Working Class Identity

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
sj-naslund@wiu.edu

The English Graduate Organization at Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL, is currently accepting abstracts for this year's conference, "Questioning Identity: Representations of Class."

CFP: Hot Metal Bridge--Confronting the Digital

full name / name of organization: 
Hot Metal Bridge--Graduate Literary Magazine of the University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
criticism@hotmetalbridge.org

Hot Metal Bridge (www.hotmetalbridge.org), the graduate-run online literary magazine of the University of Pittsburgh, is seeking submissions for a special issue on confronting the digital.

General Call -- Words. Beats. Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Words. Beats. Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture
contact email: 
graham@wblinc.org

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

CFP: Inaugural Issue of MYNAH: A Literature and Arts Quarterly

full name / name of organization: 
MYNAH: A Literature and Arts Quarterly
contact email: 
editor@mynah.pk

MYNAH: A Literature and Arts Quarterly seeks to publish emerging and established creative writers whose work helps promote tolerance, liberty, openness, transparency and democracy, through literature

Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters
contact email: 
bennettc@oakland.edu

Call for Papers, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters, 2010
Section: Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Sciences

International Conference: Creative Americas. Crossed perspectives on discourses and practices. October 6-7, 2010, Toulouse, Fran

full name / name of organization: 
Association Toulousaine pour la Recherche Interdisciplinaire sur les Amériques
contact email: 
ameriquescreatives@gmail.com

Sponsored by the “Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire, Solidarités, Sociétés, Territoires” (LISST-Interdisciplinary Laboratory, Solidarity, Societies, Territories), the “Association Toulousaine po

Final CFP: 'Style in Theory / Styling Theory', Malta, Nov 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malta
contact email: 
styleintheory2009@um.edu.mt

Please circulate. Apologies for cross-posting.

STYLE IN THEORY/STYLING THEORY (26-28 November, 2009)

Inaugural Event, International Literary Criticism and Theory Conference
Series

CFP: 2010 National PCA Fat Studies (St. Louis 3/31-4/3; December 1, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
jmccross@gwmail.gwu.edu; goddess_les@yahoo.com

Fat Studies is becoming an interdisciplinary, cross-disciplinary field of study that confronts and critiques cultural constraints against notions of “fatness” and “the fat body”; explores fat

[UPDATE] Obsolescence.

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
contact email: 
grad-conference@uwm.edu

The fifth annual Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee seeks submissions for “Obsolescence,” a graduate student conference to be held February 13-1

American Association of Australian Literary Studies Annual Conference - Washington, DC - Feb. 25-27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Australian Literary Studies (AAALS)
contact email: 
nathanael_oreilly@uttyler.edu

The American Association of Australian Literary Studies (AAALS) invites paper proposals for its 2010 Annual Conference, to be held in Washington, DC, February 25-27, 2010, in conjunction with ANZSANA

Anthologies: A Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Trinity College
contact email: 
thora.brylowe@trincoll.edu

Anthologies: A Conference

Trinity College, Hartford CT,
12-14 March, 2010

Popular Romance Studies: Theory, Text and Practice - Brussels, Belgium - 5-7 August 2010

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for the Study of Popular Romance
contact email: 
conferences@iaspr.org

A Call For Proposals
for
The Second Annual International Conference on Popular Romance:

Popular Romance Studies: Theory, Text and Practice
Brussels, Belgium
5-7 August, 2010

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