category: professional topics

CFP: Special Issue of Participations - Perceptions of Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Clarissa Smith - University of Sunderland / Jason Zenor - State University of NY-Oswego / Mark Mckenna - Glyndwr University
contact email: 
jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Call for Submissions- Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies Special Issue: “Thinking about Censorship Differently”
Expected Publication Date: November 2016 (Vol 13, Issue 2)

CFP for Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities ‎-- abstract deadline December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

What: Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities
Where: CCLA @ Congress 2016 in Calgary, Canada
When: May 28 to 30, 2016‎

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] Essay collection on teaching survey courses • Proposals due November 30

full name / name of organization: 
Gwynn Dujardin, James M. Lang, John Staunton • WVUP series on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
contact email: 
dujardin@queensu.ca

Seeking proposals for a collection on approaches to teaching literature surveys.

College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group Conference 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2016
Call for Papers
“Cultivation”
5 March 2016
Keynote Panel:

[UPDATE] Habitats and Hazards (11/30/15;2/19/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2016: an interdisciplinary environmental humanities conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu,chicks@lasierra.edu

Our theme invites exploration of the habitats and/or hazards of any aspect of humanities studies. Papers may explore the conference theme as applied to the texts of humanities studies (e.g. the hazardous spaces of "Jane Eyre"), or the various crises that threaten the material world now or in the past (e.g. popular culture depictions of pollution). Presenters are invited to (re)frame the terms of the theme in ways relevant to their projects.

Georgia Philological Association: May 20, 2016 Conference and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
lisa.bro@mga.edu

The eleventh 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,

Interdisciplinary Thinking and Planning: Sharing Good Practice and Learning New Ways of Doing

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
research@inter-disciplinary.net

Interdisciplinary Thinking and Planning:
Sharing Good Practice and Learning New Ways of Doing

Call for Participation 2016

Wednesday 11th May – Friday 13th May 2016
Prague, Czech Republic

Cartographies of Commons, Community, and Sovereignty

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Spanish and Portuguese - University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
congresograduadoupenn@gmail.com

Abstract Deadline: November 6, 2015
Conference Date: February 5, 2016

"Hum(Animals)" Word's Worth English Studies Graduate Conference - Proposals Due 1/1/6; Conference 3/18-3/19

full name / name of organization: 
Word's Worth English Studies Conference at Illinois State University
contact email: 
admin@isuwordsworth.com

The Word’s Worth Committee at Illinois State University invites graduate students to submit proposals for the ISU Word’s Worth Conference.

The Nature of Our Humanity

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

The Nature of Our Humanity
(See HERA’s website for an expanded description.)
www.h-e-r-a.org/

[UPDATE] Abstract Deadline Extended: 11/1/15 | 21st Southwest English Symposium, Feb 2nd, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest English Symposium/Arizona State University
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

Date: February 20th, 2015

Theme: Objects & Commodities

[UPDATE] 2nd Annual Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference--Deadline extended to Nov. 1

full name / name of organization: 
Lehigh English Department Graduate Program
contact email: 
LSJLehigh@gmail.com

The Lehigh English Department’s second annual Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference will take place on Lehigh’s campus in Bethlehem, PA, on March 4th-5th, 2016.

Request for book proposals: monographs and edited collections

full name / name of organization: 
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
contact email: 
camilla.harding@cambridgescholars.com

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is an independent academic publisher, committed to providing a forward-thinking publishing service that champions original thinking, whilst ensuring we put our authors at

INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS - LAST DATE OCTOBER 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CSC JOURNALS
contact email: 
cscpress@cscjournals.org


INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS
http://www.cscjournals.org

Learning Outcomes and Assessment

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jjalexan@presby.edu

College English Association

Learning Outcomes and Assessment

In-Between: Liminal Spaces in Canadian Literature and Culture [January 10; June 2-4, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Stefan Brandt, Susanne Hamscha, Ulla Kriebernegg, Simon Daniel Whybrew / Department of American Studies & Center of Inter-American Studies, University of Graz
contact email: 
in_between2016@uni-graz.at

Conference to be held on June 2 to 4, 2015 at University of Graz, Austria.

Abstract due: January 10, 2015

Call for Papers *New* : Socrates Vol. 3 No.4 (2015) Issue- December

full name / name of organization: 
Socrates: Scholarly research Journal
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

Research papers and manuscripts are invited for consideration of publication in the regular issue- VOL. 3 NO. 4 (2015) ISSUE- DECEMBER OF the Journal SOCRATES. Deadline: November 20, 2015.

Male Gender Studies in the Library: Case Studies of Innovative Programs and Resources

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/Rowman & Littlefield
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Male Gender Studies in the Library: Case Studies of Innovative Programs and Resources

Technology Instruction in Libraries for Staff, Patrons, and Students

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/McFarland
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

Carol Smallwood, co-ed. Google for Patron Library Use ed. (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015); public library administrator, special, school librarian.

Library Outreach to Writers and Poets: Interviews and Case Studies of Cooperation

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood/McFarland
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

CFP: Student Success Conference (11/20/15: 02/11/16 - 02/12/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Michigan Student Success Conference
contact email: 
conference@studentsuccessconference.org

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Call for Papers

"Collaborating for Student Success"
2016 Michigan Student Success Conference

February 11 - February 12 2016
Troy, Michigan

TOURAVEL '16 / III. Tourism, Travel And Leisure Studies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
DAKAM
contact email: 
info@touravelconference.org

DAKAM's TOURAVEL '16 / III.

CINECRI ’16 / 3rd International Film Studies and Cinematic Arts Conference

full name / name of organization: 
DAKAM
contact email: 
info@cinecriconference.org

CINECRI ’16 / 3rd International Film Studies and Cinematic Arts Conference, hosted by Cezayir Conference Halls and organized by DAKAM (Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center), will take pla

Cornell University Romance Studies Graduate Conference "Ideas of South" - March 11th–12th 2016 (Abstract due December 1st 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Cornell University - Department of Romance Studies
contact email: 
ideasofsouth@gmail.com

In 1925, the editors of Quarto Stato questioned the forms in which the Turin communists were addressing the “Southern Question,” critical of how Italy’s unification in 1870 resulted in advanced

Call for papers: a special issue on Literature, Reading and reader formation - Lingua & Literatura v. 17, n. 20, Dec 2015

full name / name of organization: 
– Lingua &Literatura v. 17 n. 20 (Dec 2015) - Universidade Regional Integrada (URI), Brazil
contact email: 
editora@uri.edu.br; dasilva@uri.edu.br

Lingua&Literatura is the journal for language and literary studies at at the Universidade Regional Integrada, RS, Brazil.

Grant: Romance Novels, Writers and Readers, all fields; Due Dec. 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Romance Writers of America
contact email: 
grants@rwa.org

Romance Writers of America announces the eleventh annual Research Grant competition.

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

Teaching 18th-C British Lit: Interdisciplinary Approaches [EXTENSION 10/15/15; 3/17-20/16]

full name / name of organization: 
Tonya Moutray, Russell Sage College / NEMLA, Hartford
contact email: 
moutrt@sage.edu

This roundtable explores interdisciplinary methods of approaching the teaching of 18th-century British and Anglophone literature, including Restoration and Romantic literatures.

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

Reminder--CFP: What Is the State of the Humanities Today? Abstracts Due Oct 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Rendezvous Journal of Arts and Letters
contact email: 
siebshar@isu.edu

What Is the State of the Humanities Today?

Abstracts due October 15, 2015
Full Articles due February 28, 2016

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Rendezvous Journal of Arts and Letters

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

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