category: postcolonial

[UPDATE] Rhetoric, Rights, and Transatlantic Modernist Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
charlotte.nunes@gmail.com

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010
Montreal, Quebec - Hilton Bonaventure

Thinking Gender 2010

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA'S Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN
announces
THE TWENTIETH ANNUAL GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
2010 Thinking Gender
Friday, February 5, 2010
UCLA FACULTY CENTER

Call for Book Reviews

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

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities: an Online Open Access E-Journal (ISSN 0975–2935) is looking for publishers and authors who are interested in getting their books reviewed

International Journal of Academic Research

full name / name of organization: 
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
contact email: 
edit@ijar.lit.az

Dear colleagues!

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline!! - Sigma Tau Delta's Student Conference on Literature, Rhetoric, and Composition

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta – Xi Alpha Chapter announce an extended submission deadline for The Second Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference

'BHARAT BRITAIN: South Asians Making Britain 1870-1950'; 13/14 September 2010, British Library Conference Centre, London

full name / name of organization: 
AHRC Project 'Making Britain: South Asian Visions of Home and Abroad, 1870-1950', Open University, Oxford University, Kings College, London
contact email: 
f.c.stadtler@open.ac.uk

In what ways did South Asians impact on Britain’s cultural and political life between 1870 and 1950?

Call for Movie Reviews - Jura Gentium Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
www.jgcinema.org
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:

Precipitate Literary and Visual Arts Journal Seeking Submissions for Winter Issue: October 31st deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Precipitate Journal
contact email: 
info@precipitatejournal.com
  • As a literary and visual arts journal, Precipitate aims to better understand how language and art act as interpretive devices for an external world that is simultaneously present and absent, rivet
  • CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

    full name / name of organization: 
    Max Haiven
    contact email: 
    haivenmf@mcmaster.ca

    CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

    Edited by Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven

    Debating African Literature: Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo

    full name / name of organization: 
    Maik Nwosu & Obiwu
    contact email: 
    mnwosu@du.edu & obiwu1@gmail.com

    Debating African Literature (Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo) - Call for Papers

    2nd Global Conference: Culture, Politics, Ethics (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
    contact email: 
    cpe2@inter-disciplinary.net

    2nd Global Conference
    Culture, Politics, Ethics

    Friday 12th March - Sunday 14th March 2010
    Salzburg, Austria

    Call for Papers

    MP Journal: seeking submission for Winter 09 issue on Women and Families

    full name / name of organization: 
    MPJournal: an Online Feminist Journal, www.academinist.org/mp
    contact email: 
    Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

    Women and Families: MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well written inquiries on the subject of women and families.

    2nd Global Conference: Ethics in Public Life (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
    contact email: 
    epl2@inter-disciplinary.net

    2nd Global Conference
    Ethics in Public Life

    Monday 15th March - Wednesday 17th March 2010
    Salzburg, Austria

    Call for Papers

    CFP: "Thresholds of Utopia/Dystopia" - A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities - Fall 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Interdisciplinary Humanities by Humanities Education Research Association
    contact email: 
    davidahatch@live.com

    Guest Editor: Dr. David A. Hatch, Utah Valley University

    Human Rights and Literature: Representing the Struggle (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
    contact email: 
    jpestin5@naz.edu

    Call for Papers: Human Rights and Literature: Representing the Struggle (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010) NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
    Body:

    Mysterious Things (11/1/09; 3/4-6/09)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Ashley Hetrick / Graduate Symposium on the History of Women and Gender
    contact email: 
    hetrick2@illinois.edu

    The Executive Committee of the Eleventh Annual Graduate Symposium on Women’s and Gender History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce this call for papers.

    The Politics of Consumption: (Re)presenting and (Trans)forming Identities, February 19-20, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Arizona State University’s Southwest English Graduate Symposium
    contact email: 
    southwestegs@gmail.com

    Arizona State University’s Southwest English Graduate Symposium (SWEGS) announces a call for papers for the Spring 2010 conference entitled “The Politics of Consumption: (Re)presenting and (Trans)

    9th International Conference on Women’s Studies

    full name / name of organization: 
    Departments of Anglo-American Philology I and II (Linguistics and Literature) - Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
    contact email: 
    jornadamujer@filol.ucm.es

    The Departments of Anglo-American Philology I and II (Linguistics and Literature) wish to announce their 9th International Conference on Women’s Studies, and invite you to submit papers on the topic

    Redefining Masculinity in 20th-Century British Popular Fiction and Culture; (9/30/09; 4/7-11/2010)

    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.

    [UPDATE] CFP: “(En)Gendering the Black Atlantic: Diasporic Bodies and Identities in Contemporary Women’s Performance Art". Edite

    full name / name of organization: 
    Liamar Durán Almarza -Universidad de Oviedo (Spain)
    contact email: 
    black.atlantic.collection@gmail.com; duranemilia@uniovi.es

    Call for submissions

    Abstract deadline extended to October 15th, 2009.

    [UPDATE] Cultures of Recession Graduate Conference, Nov. 20 & 21

    full name / name of organization: 
    Cultures of Recession, Program in Literature, Duke University
    contact email: 
    culturesofrecession@gmail.com

    Cultures of Recession
    An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Hosted by The Program in Literature, Duke University
    November 20 & 21, 2009
    http://www.duke.edu/~gc24/culturesofrecession.html
    NEW DEADLINE: September 15, 2009

    [UPDATE] European Society for Trauma and Dissociation- Literary panel

    full name / name of organization: 
    amy parziale
    contact email: 
    parziale@email.arizona.edu

    European Society for Trauma and Dissociation - 2nd International Conference
    April 8-10, 2010
    Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Abstracts DUE: September 7th, 2009

    [UPDATE] Indigenous Literatures of Native North America (NeMLA, Montreal, Quebec; April 7-11, 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Benjamin D. Carson / Bridgewater State College
    contact email: 
    benjamin.carson@gmail.com

    Panel: Indigenous Literatures of Native North America

    The Medievalism of Nostalgia: 27-29 November 2009

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Melbourne, Australia
    contact email: 
    Dr Helen Dell <helendel@vicnet.net.au>

    The Medievalism of Nostalgia

    An ARC NEER Conference

    Call For Papers

    Graduate Centre, University of Melbourne

    November 27-28, 2009

    Non-Western Literatures In Translation

    full name / name of organization: 
    Richard Jeffrey Newman/Northeast Modern Language Association
    contact email: 
    richard.newman@ncc.edu

    Non-Western Literatures in Translation

    Proposals are invited on for this panel, which will be part of the Northeast Modern Language Association's annual conference, April 7-11, 2010, in Montreal. Here is the description:

    The act of literary translation raises by definition the question of how the target culture frames the language and culture of the text to be translated. This issue, often unexamined, can determine not only which texts from which languages are chosen for translation, but also what the relationship between the translation and the original text is understood to be.

    SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE, March 31-April 3, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    National Popular Culture & American Culture Associations 2010 Conference
    contact email: 
    curleys@tamug.edu

    SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE
    Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers

    National Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
    2010 Conference
    March 31-April 3, 2010

    Many Manifestations: Iranians and Iranian Culture in the Global Diaspora, October 15, 2009 [UPDATE]

    full name / name of organization: 
    Persis Karim and Babak Elahi
    contact email: 
    pkarim@email.sjsu.edu, babak.elahi@rit.edu

    This collection of scholarly essays explores the Iranian diaspora that resulted from the mass migration from Iran after the 1979 Revolution and the subsequent establishment of the Islamic Republic, as

    American Conference for Irish Studies March 2010 Southern Regional Meeting

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

    The Southern Regional Conference of ACIS will be held at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina, March 4-7, 2010.

    RE(IN)VISION of Africa in Contemporary Spanish Texts

    full name / name of organization: 
    Victoria Ketz, Iona College
    contact email: 
    vketz1@yahoo.com

    Historically Spain has been blessed with the influx of different cultures.

    [UPDATE] Frontier Technology/Techno-Frontiers: Technology and the American West

    full name / name of organization: 
    John R. Milton Writers' Conference / The University of South Dakota
    contact email: 
    Lee.Roripaugh@usd.edu

    CFP (Deadline Extended): Frontier Technology/Techno-Frontiers: Technology and the American West (9/7/09; The University of South Dakota, 10/29/09-10/31/09)

    Call for Reviews

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

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

    Howling For Justice: Critical Perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rebecca Tillett (University of East Anglia; Native Studies Research Network, UK)
    contact email: 
    r.tillett@uea.ac.uk

    Howling For Justice: Critical Perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead

    Call for Chapters: Racial Profiling and Borders Collection

    full name / name of organization: 
    Kwantlen Polytechnic University
    contact email: 
    Jeffrey.Shantz@kwantlen.ca

    Additional chapters are sought on any aspect of racial profiling, surveillance and borders for a major collection to be published in 2010. All inter/national contexts will be considered.

    HERA: Humanities Education & Research Association, El Paso, March 11-13, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Humanities Education & Research Association
    contact email: 
    mgreen@sfsu.edu, rweber@utep.edu

    Call for Papers:
    Intersections: Mind, Body, Time, Space
    March 11-13, 2010, Camino Real Hotel, El Paso, Texas

    Animals and Animality Across the Humanities and Social Sciences: Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference, June 26-27, 2010.

    full name / name of organization: 
    Queen's University
    contact email: 
    jaime.j.s.denike@queensu.ca

    Animals and Animality Across the Humanities and Social Sciences
    Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference, June 26-27, 2010, Queen's University (Kingston, Ontario)
    Keynote: Carol Adams

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