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Rethinking Globalization and the Question of Scale: Interdisciplinary Perspectives - 4/24-2/26

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 2:01pm
NC State University - Sponsored by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Department of English, and The Fifth Annual Research Symposium of the Ph.D. Program in Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media

Call for Abstracts:

Rethinking Globalization and the Question of Scale:
Interdisciplinary Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences

Sponsored by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences,
the Department of English, and The Fifth Annual Research Symposium of the Ph.D. Program in Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media

NC State University

April 24-26, 2014

The 2014 International Conference on Romanticism, Sept. 25-28

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 3:14pm
The International Conference on Romanticism (ICR)

The 2014 meeting of the International Conference on Romanticism will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, hosted by the University of St. Thomas. In keeping with the spirit of the ICR, the conference organizers wish to focus on the cross-disciplinary and international aspects of Romanticism. The theme will be "Romantic Reflections: Twins, Echoes, and Appropriations" which should be interpreted in its broadest context.

For more information please visit the conference website at http://www.stthomas.edu/mcl/icr/

Possible topics could include but should not be limited to:

[UPDATE] SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED - CSULA Significations May 3, 2014

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 3:06pm
CSU Los Angeles/English Graduate Student Association

Significations - CSULA Department of English Graduate Student Conference - May 3, 2014
Deadline for Submissions: EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 10

***Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jayne Lewis, University of California, Irvine

Paper Topics
This year's theme is "Convergence." We invite submissions exploring the fields of literature, linguistics, composition and rhetoric, and creative writing. Areas of inquiry may also include cultural studies, critical theory, film, gender studies, philosophy, the social sciences, and visual and performing arts.

[UPDATE] Enjoyment: Special issue of The Comparatist

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 1:55pm
The Comparatist

Call for Papers: Special Issue, The Comparatist
Topic: Enjoyment
General Editor: Zahi Zalloua (Whitman College)

We welcome contributions that examine the problematic of enjoyment in comparative studies and literary theory. What is enjoyment? What constitutes enjoyment today? Who enjoys? What does it name? How do we translate it? What are enjoyment's politics and ethics? Can literature, and the arts more generally, capitalize on enjoyment? Is enjoyment still possible after ideological critique and its hermeneutics of suspicion? Topics of interest could include:

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 1:21pm
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization:
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email:
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The IJHCS invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, English language, cultural studies and creative writing for the June 2014 Issue. Manuscripts Submission Deadline: 10/ 05/ 2014 Issue Publication Date: June 2014. For more details on the manuscripts and submission guidelines, please visit the Submission guidelines webpage: http://ijhcschiefeditor.wix.com/ijhcs#!submission-guidelines/c24vq

Conference "Resistance. Subjects, Representations, Contexts", 6-8 Nov 2014, Oldenburg, Germany

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 3:17am
Center for Migration, Education, and Cultural Studies, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg, Germany

Call for Papers:
Resistance. Subjects, Representations, Contexts
International and Interdisciplinary Conference
Oldenburg, Nov 6-8, 2014.
Organized by Martin Butler and Paul Mecheril

Opening Lecture by Gayatri C. Spivak (New York)

South Asians in Africa [MLA]

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Monday, March 3, 2014 - 11:29pm
Modern Language Association National Convention

The South Asian Literary Association and the African Literature Division of the Modern Language Association invite papers on the following topic for MLA 2015 in Vancouver--

South Asians in Africa: the literary, historical, and cinematic representation of the experience of the South Asian diaspora in Africa. Abstracts (300 words) by 15 March 2014; Madhurima Chakraborty (mchakraborty_at_colum.edu) and Joya Uraizee (uraizeej_at_slu.edu).

DECADENCE: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

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Monday, March 3, 2014 - 11:00pm
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English



Decadence: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
Dalhousie University (Halifax, N.S., Canada)
August 15-17, 2014

CFP: Editions as Sites of Memory for MLA 2015

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Monday, March 3, 2014 - 10:39pm
Association for Documentary Editing (ADE)

How does an edition function as a site of memory? For MLA 2015 in Vancouver, the Association for Documentary Editing (ADE) invites presentations in keeping with the conference's Presidential theme, "Negotiating Sites of Memory." Send 300-word abstract and short CV by 15 March to Carol DeBoer-Langworthy, CDBL@Brown.edu. Panelists must be MLA members by 1 April.

JNZL PRIZE for New Zealand Literary Studies 2014

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Monday, March 3, 2014 - 5:20pm
The Journal of New Zealand Literature

The Journal of New Zealand Literature hosts an annual prize for new work in New Zealand Literary Studies.

The Prize is open to graduate students and to emerging researchers who have completed their PhDs within the last three years.

There is a cash prize.

The winning essay will be published in JNZL 33 (2015).

The Prize is open internationally.

Entries will be judged anonymously by majority decision of the JNZL International Advisory Board.

The judging panel reserves the right not to award the Prize in any given year.

Entries should be around 5000 words and in MHRA style. Please enclose a brief CV indicating your eligibility for the Prize.

Food and Eating: From the Literal to the Metaphorical

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Monday, March 3, 2014 - 1:24pm
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal

This call for papers invites submissions from postgraduates or early career researchers on topics relating to the subject of Food and Eating: from the literal to the metaphorical, for the next edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students of the Humanities and Arts, which is due to be published in Autumn 2014.

Our previous editions, 'Against the Grain', 'Space and Place' and 'Death and Decay' can be found at www.harts-minds.co.uk and updates at www.facebook.com/hartsandminds.

[UPDATE] East/ West Cultural Passage conference: Changing Places, 29-31 May 2014

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Monday, March 3, 2014 - 9:24am
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
Faculty of Letters and Arts

CALL FOR PAPERS

EAST-WEST CULTURAL PASSAGE CONFERENCE:

CHANGING PLACES

29-31 May 2014

The Department of Anglo-American and German Studies at Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu,
The Academic Anglophone Society of Romania and
The C. Peter Magrath Research Center for Cross-Cultural Studies are pleased to invite you to

the CHANGING PLACES international conference, to be held in Sibiu.

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