category: professional topics

Curriculum, Politics, and the Student/Teacher of English:The 2nd Conference on the Future of English Studies; October 16-17 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University of Illinois @ Springfield
contact email: 
scord1@uis.edu; wcarp2@uis.edu

According to Terry Eagleton, English as a discipline was installed in England’s universities to take up the slack when, in the 19-century, religion stopped providing the ideological glue required fo

The Translator as Writer, 7 November 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
ian.kemble@port.ac.uk

Keynote speakers: Neil Bartlett (author, director and translator)
Jody Byrne (author, Technical Translation)

[UPDATE] Date Extention- Submit Short Stories, Poetry, Hybrids Etc.

full name / name of organization: 
Dash Literary Journal
contact email: 
dashliteraryjournal@gmail.com

Call for Submissions

Session Proposals due April 15, 2009 for 41st NeMLA Convention; Montreal, Quebec; April 7-11, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Executive Director of NEMLA, Elizabeth Abele <northeast.mla@gmail.com>

Experience the lively and intimate exchange that NeMLA offers at its 41st annual convention in downtown Montreal, sponsored by McGill University.

[UPDATE] Dads in Academia: Male Voices In and Out of the Ivory Tower

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Ruth Marotte and Paige Reynolds
contact email: 
mrmarotte@uca.edu; preynolds@uca.edu

The editors of Dads in Academia: Male Voices In and Out of the Ivory Tower invite contributions for an interdisciplinary collection of creative nonfiction essays on the rewards and challenges of being

Anthology on the Corporate Academy Seeks Creative Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Fiorindi
contact email: 
lisa_fiorindi@yahoo.ca;r_gagliano@earthlink.net

Anthology on the Corporate Academy Seeks Short Story and Poetry Submissions

In his recent article “The Last Professor” (NY Times, Jan 09), Stanley Fish

The Fourth Annual Writing Into the Profession Conference

full name / name of organization: 
UNCG English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.graduateconference@gmail.com

Writing Into the Profession:
Enacting and Exploring Roles of the English Scholar

September 25-26, 2009

ePortfolios in the Academy and Workplace

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Wills
contact email: 
kwills@iupuc.edu

Title:
ePortfolio Performance Support Systems: Constructing, Presenting, and Assessing Portfolios in the Academy and Workplace_

Editors:
Rich Rice (TTU) and Kathy Wills (IUPUC)

Journal of Drama Studies--Jan 2009 issue. Sub by April 30,2009

full name / name of organization: 
Journalof Drama Studies, India
contact email: 
bhimsdahiya@gmail.com

research articles on Anglo Indian world drama,and American drama including works in translation of 12-15 pages length are invited for Journal of Drama Studies, India for Feb 2009 issue.

Teaching Problem Solving and Learning

full name / name of organization: 
Robert William Cobb/ Chungwoon University
contact email: 
rujoyful2day@hotmail.com

The Behaviorist views and theories are limited and inadequate when dealing with the issue of teaching problem solving and learning.

States of Crisis - Graduate Student Conference - Friday, 9 October 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and American Literature, Brandeis University
contact email: 
statesofcrisis@brandeis.edu

States of Crisis
Friday, 9 October 2009
Brandeis University
Department of English and American Literature
Seventh Annual Graduate Conference

Celebrating the Dead: Annniversaries and the Literary Afterlife - 22 April 2009 [Update]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
sm8729@bristol.ac.uk

This postgraduate conference will explore the rituals and ceremonies of literary commemoration from a variety of perspectives, and in various literary periods.

New Journal: International Journal of Jungian Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Frances Gray
contact email: 
fgray@une.edu.au

Call for Papers

The International Journal of Jungian Studies (IJJS) is a new Journal to be published by Taylor and Francis for the first time in 2009. The first edition is currently in press.

UNDERGRAD: HECBC Undergraduate Research & Creativity Conf. / Reading, PA / 18 Apr. 2009 Conf. -- 20 Mar. Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Higher Education Council of Berks County Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference
contact email: 
ugconference@racc.edu

The decennial Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference sponsored by the Higher Education Council of Berks County (PA) will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2009, at Reading Area Community College (Reading, PA).

Obama in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Obama-Mania: Critical Essays on Representations of President Barack Obama in Popular Culture
contact email: 
ObamaInPopularCulture@gmail.com

Title: Obama-Mania: Critical Essays on Representations of President Barack Obama in Popular Culture

Contact:
ObamaInPopularCulture@gmail.com

Editors: Derrais Carter & Nicholas Yanes

2009 North Carolina Symposium on Teaching Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Kevin Brock
contact email: 
kevin_brock@ncsu.edu

North Carolina Symposium on Teaching Writing
"Perceptions and (mis)Representations: Writing in Secondary and Post-Secondary Classrooms"
October 16-17, 2009
North Carolina State University

CFP: [Professional] Graduate Student Essays in Creative Writing Pedagogy (Anthology)

full name / name of organization: 
David Yost
contact email: 
djyost@uwm.edu

CFP: [Professional] Graduate Student Essays in Creative Writing Pedagogy (Anthology)

UPDATE: [Professional] Dads in Academia

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Ruth Marotte and Paige Reynolds
contact email: 
mrmarotte@uca.edu;preynolds@uca.edu;;;;

UPDATE: [Professional] Dads in Academia

UPDATE: [Professional] Language Anxiety

full name / name of organization: 
Asha Choubey
contact email: 
asha.choubey@yahoo.com

UPDATE: [Professional] Language Anxiety

CFP: [Professional] RMMLA: Practical Approaches to Teaching Literature through Travel and Off-campus Study 03/01/0;10/08

full name / name of organization: 
Sue Schaper
contact email: 
sschaper@collegeofidaho.edu

CFP: [Professional] RMMLA: Practical Approaches to Teaching Literature through Travel and Off-campus Study 03/01/0;10/08

UPDATE: [Professional] REMINDER CFP: New German Review

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Hougentogler
contact email: 
berserksgangr@ucla.edu

UPDATE: [Professional] REMINDER CFP: New German Review

UPDATE: [Professional] New Journal Issue: Sense and Sensation

full name / name of organization: 
Bernadette Cantrall
contact email: 
slamphilament@usyd.edu.au

UPDATE: [Professional] New Journal Issue: Sense and Sensation

CFP: [Professional] Alternate Publication Genres (3/1/09; MLA 09)

full name / name of organization: 
Timothy Carmody
contact email: 
carmody@sas.upenn.edu

CFP: [Professional] Alternate Publication Genres (3/1/09; MLA 09)

CFP: [Professional] Methodology&ndash;&ndash;ways of analyzing words and music together

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Dailey
contact email: 
DrJSDailey@aol.com

CFP: [Professional] Methodology––ways of analyzing words and music together

CFP: [Professional] Call for Papers: âRising Tides: Major and Minor Trends in English Studiesâ

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Polk
contact email: 
thp9064@uncw.edu

CFP: [Professional] Call for Papers: âRising Tides: Major and Minor Trends in English Studiesâ

UPDATE: [Professional] Reworking the University: Visions, Strategies, Demands

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan Adamson
contact email: 
comradmn@gmail.com

UPDATE: [Professional] Reworking the University: Visions, Strategies, Demands

CFP: [Professional] Language Anxiety

full name / name of organization: 
Asha Choubey
contact email: 
asha.choubey@yahoo.com

CFP: [Professional] Language Anxiety

CFP: [Professional] SCMLA 2009 Panel for South Central College English Association: &quot;Works We Love to Teach&quot;

full name / name of organization: 
Shari Hodges Holt
contact email: 
shodges@olemiss.edu

CFP: [Professional] SCMLA 2009 Panel for South Central College English Association: "Works We Love to Teach"

CFP: [Professional] Academic Exchange Extra (AEE) Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
AEE
contact email: 
editoraee@hotmail.com

CFP: [Professional] Academic Exchange Extra (AEE) Submissions

CFP: [Professional] SCMLA 2009 Women's Caucus

full name / name of organization: 
Linda Byrd Cook
contact email: 
LindaCook@shsu.edu

CFP: [Professional] SCMLA 2009 Women's Caucus

CFP: [Professional] Journal: Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity

full name / name of organization: 
Betina Entzminger
contact email: 
connect@bloomu.edu

CFP: [Professional] Journal: Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity

UPDATE: [Professional] Writing Matters CFP deadline change

full name / name of organization: 
Jaimie Stallone
contact email: 
writingmatters@mybrcc.edu

UPDATE: [Professional] Writing Matters CFP deadline change

CFP: [Professional] MLA 2009 session &quot;Gaining a Public Voice: Alternate Genres of Publication for Graduate Students&quot;

full name / name of organization: 
Jens Kugele
contact email: 
kugele.jens@gmail.com

CFP: [Professional] MLA 2009 session "Gaining a Public Voice: Alternate Genres of Publication for Graduate Students"

UPDATE: [Professional] Deadline extended: Teaching 19th Century American Literature, ALA, May 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Martha Sledge
contact email: 
msledge@mmm.edu

UPDATE: [Professional] Deadline extended: Teaching 19th Century American Literature, ALA, May 2009

CFP: [Professional] SCCC Creative Writing Festival

full name / name of organization: 
SCCC Creative Writing Festival Committee
contact email: 
cwfest@gmail.com

CFP: [Professional] SCCC Creative Writing Festival

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