category: religion

CFP Encylopedia of Spanish Literature Film Adaptations

full name / name of organization: 
Salvador Jimenez Murguia, PhD Akita Internaitonal University
contact email: 
smurguia@aiu.ac.jp

Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature Film Adaptations

Cities of the Future - NeMLA Conference 2016 - Hartford, CT

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Lambert / Carnegie Mellon University
contact email: 
mmlamber@andrew.cmu.edu

This panel seeks to explore representations of futuristic cities from all periods in American literature, film, and other cultural mediums.

Queer Theory in French DUE 09/30

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
adexter@tulane.edu

47th Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Hartford, Connecticut, USA
17 March - 20 March 2016

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Sept. 30, 2015

UPDATE: Use, Abuse, Abstinence: Reading Alcohol in Literature | NEMLA 2016, March 17-20 | Submission Deadline Sept. 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
odonnellb12@gmail.com

This panel calls for papers that stake a claim in the cultural significance of representing alcohol or alcohol consumption. How do these representations relate to alcoholism as a disease and the alcoholic as an identity category? Does the text evaluate alcohol abuse morally or politically? Do communities organized around alcohol consumption facilitate social movements based on class, race, sexuality, or gender?

ACLA Seminar: Worlding Sexual Difference (March 22-25, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA
contact email: 
reg21@duke.edu

Worlding and sexual difference are generative forces that imply a process of appearance and concealment.

The City in the Life Narratives of the Global South

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA panel
contact email: 
rsaid1@binghamton.edu gretchen.head@yale-nus.edu.sg

In Speech Genres and Other Late Essays, Mikhail Bakhtin insists on the “sharp and categorical boundary line between the actual world of representation and the world represented in the work of art.

Exploring the Medieval Imaginative Landscape

full name / name of organization: 
Rose Sawyer
contact email: 
R.A.Sawyer@leeds.ac.uk

Please find below a call for papers for IMC July 2016; ‘Exploring the Medieval Imaginative Landscape’.

Session details

[UPDATE] CFP: Post45 Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
gradpost45@gmail.com



Post45 Graduate Student Conference
February 5 & 6, 2016
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

[UPDATE] Call for submissions: Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics
contact email: 
florian.klaeger@wwu.de

International conference on Postcolonialism and the future of POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES Multidisciplinary Perspectives April 27- 29

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Letters and Social Sciences University of Maroua and Department of English Higher Teacher Training College, University of Maroua
contact email: 
cdilipalai@yahoo.fr; aaens@gmail.com; foreverblossom@gmail.com

International conference on
Postcolonialism and the future of POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES
Multidisciplinary Perspectives
Conference convenor:
Professor Edward O.Ako, Rector, University of Maroua

[UPDATE] Call for submissions: Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics
contact email: 
florian.klaeger@wwu.de

The editors invite contributions to Symbolism.

Call For Papers: COMMUNITY AND COMMUNICATION FROM A DIACHRONIC AND SYNCHRONIC PERSPECTIVE

full name / name of organization: 
Hyperion University, Bucharest / Hypercultura - Journal
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

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Feminist Pedagogy: Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association in Hartford, CT, March 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Feminist Pedagogy in the Two-Year College

UPDATE: Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

A CRITICAL COMPANION TO TIM BURTON (Abstr. by 30 September) [REMINDER]

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Adam Barkam, Dr. Antonio Sanna
contact email: 
adam_barkman@hotmail.com isonisanna@hotmail.com

A Critical Companion to Tim Burton
Edited by Adam Barkman and Antonio Sanna

The Secular Icon (ESSE seminar, Galway, Ireland, 22-26 August; abstract deadline: 28 February 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)
contact email: 
susanne.peters@ovgu.de and asg1989@gmail.com

Convenors:

Susanne Peters, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Germany,
Shoba Ghosh, University of Mumbai, India

Berkeley Journal of Religion and Theology: General Call for Papers, 2015-2016

full name / name of organization: 
Berkeley Journal of Religion and Theology: The Journal of the Graduate Theological Union
contact email: 
bjrt@ses.gtu.edu

The Berkeley Journal of Religion and Theology (BJRT) is a new, peer-reviewed journal of the Graduate Theological Union at Berkeley that is managed by GTU doctoral students under the supervision of the

Wilde on the Borders: Conference, Theatre, and Art, April 2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Niagara University, NY
contact email: 
jcarr@niagara.edu

On February 8, 1882, after his seventh lecture in America in just over a week, Oscar Wilde traveled north from Buffalo, NY crossing the border by train to Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada to play the ro

CFP: Peripheral Modernity and the South Asian Literary-World

full name / name of organization: 
24th European Conference on South Asian Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland
contact email: 
sourit.bhattacharya@warwick.ac.uk

The 2008 global downturn has compelled the social sciences and humanities to refocus on the concept of "crisis" in capitalism and rethink the relations between "core" and "periphery." What is crucial

Feminist Singularities [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jardam@ucla.edu

Co-organizers: Jacquelyn Ardam, UCLA; Ronjaunee Chatterjee, CalArts

[UPDATE] CFP: What Devils Say, Kalamazoo 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Texas Medieval Association (TEMA): International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo, Michigan: May 12-15, 2016
contact email: 
torabik@tamu.edu

Devils are everywhere in medieval literature, disturbing, challenging, and violating conventional spatio-temporal constraints as they move freely between worlds in order to torment the holy, spread di

CALL FOR ARTICLES ON RADICALISM (DUE NOV. 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsr@msu.edu

JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism—a print academic journal published by Michigan State University Press—announces a call for articles and reviews for our tenth year of issues.

Publication of 5 Edited Books with ISBN

full name / name of organization: 
Professor B.Panda
contact email: 
prof.panda19845@gmail.com

Call for Papers for Edited Books with ISBN
Last Date 31st December 2015

[UPDATE] "English Catholicism in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture" panel at ASECS Annual Meeting, March 31-April 3

full name / name of organization: 
Geremy Carnes
contact email: 
GCarnes@lindenwood.edu

This session aims to focus attention on a segment of the English population that is often ignored or treated simplistically in scholarship on our period: the English Catholic community.

Call for Papers by Graduate Students and Post-Graduates

full name / name of organization: 
Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal published at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context is a graduate student and post-graduate journal published electronically by current graduate students and post-graduates of the English Department at Southern Connecticut State Univers

Method and the Middle English Text (UVA, April 8-9 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia
contact email: 
methodandme@gmail.com

The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia, along with organizers from the University of Pennsylvania and UC Berkeley, invites submissions for a graduate student conference and col

(UPDATE) CFP: LITERATURE AND CENSORSHIP (DEADLINE, 30 SEP, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry Volume 2 No 2
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

India is one of the few countries in the world to have a film censor board.

Social Justice from the Perspective of Islamic Economy, April 2-3, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Islamic Economics Workshop IV
contact email: 
iew@islamiceconomy.org

The fourth Islamic Economics Workshop will be held by the Association for Science, Culture and Education (ILKE); the Scientific Studies Association (ILEM) and the Turkish Entrepreneurship and Business

CFP: NEMLA 2016 Hartford What does Digital Humanities Enable Today?

full name / name of organization: 
elif sendur/ Binghamton University
contact email: 
esendur1@binghamton.edu

In their 1999 essay “Deformance and Interpretation," Lisa Samuels and Jerome McGann propose deformative criticism against a rigid, theoretical, informative mode of reading in humanities.

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference Update

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The deadline for abstracts for the Twelfth Annual Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference has been extended to Thursday, September 10:

New Critical Studies on Early Quaker Women

full name / name of organization: 
Michele Lise Tarter, The College of New Jersey
contact email: 
tarter@tcnj.edu

New Critical Studies on Quaker Women: 1650-1800

ACLA 2016 Seminar - Poetry as Practice; Practice as Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA
contact email: 
nate.mickelson@guttman.cuny.edu

Submissions accepted September 1 – 23, 2015. Submit abstracts through the ACLA website: http://www.acla.org/seminar/poetry-practice-practice-poetry

[UPDATE] Anemoi, Undergraduate Journal of Pre-Modern Studies - Deadline: December 31st, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Anemoi: New College of Florida's Journal of Pre-Modern Studies
contact email: 
anemoijournal@gmail.com

Anemoi, New College of Florida’s Journal of Premodern Studies Volume 4

Deadline: December 31st, 2015

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED for Making Common Causes: Crises, Conflict, Creation, Conversation

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture in Canada (ALECC)
contact email: 
alecc2016@gmail.com

***DEADLINE EXTENDED to September 20, 2015***
• What makes an environmental crisis common or uncommon?

Monsters and the Irish Imagination (9/10/15; NEACIS West Haven, CT 11/20-21/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A Torregrossa / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Legend Area of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
nepcafantastic@gmail.com

Monsters and the Irish Imagination
Session Sponsored by the Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Legend Area of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association

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