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Persistent Texts, Sustainable Enterprises, and the Technologies of Book Making, SAMLA 2014, Deadline June 15

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Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 6:36pm
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Bibliography and Textual Criticism Panel, SAMLA
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The Bibliography and Textual Criticism panel welcomes 15-minute papers related to textual studies, bibliography, the history of the book, authorship, rare books, paratextuality, publishing history, circulation and reader reception, and the study of archives, books, or texts as material objects. We view this year's theme of "Sustainability and the Humanities" as widely applicable to bibliographical studies of texts in a variety of media.

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[UPDATE] **DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 24** "Remix the Conference" University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference

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Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 12:56pm
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Free-Exchange Conference, University of Calgary Department of English
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"Remix the Conference" University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

"It's the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen..." – R. Kelly, "Ignition"

"It's taking little pieces from here, adding it to little pieces from there—as many different disparate elements as you can find—and make something totally new out of it." – DJ Shadow

Raduno 2014 "Orme femminili che transitano dal Mito verso la Storia"

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Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 12:30pm
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Fratellanza Donne - www.fratellanzadonne.org/call_papers.html

Argomento trainante del raduno sarà il ripensare al ruolo della donna quale parte attiva, nobile e creativa della società, attraverso la condivisione della nostra "non storia" e la rilettura dei miti o fiabe dal punto di vista del femminile.
L'iniziativa è rivolta a tutte le donne. In particolare si privilegerà la partecipazione di donne che siano espressione del proprio paese di origine oppure della cultura rappresentata al fine di garantire diverse provenienze.
Al Raduno è possibile presentare i propri lavori oralmente, in forma scritta,attraverso poster o attraverso video.

FERAL FEMINISMS – CFP ISSUE 3 – Feminine Feelers // Deadline – 15 March 2014

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Monday, January 20, 2014 - 5:39pm
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FERAL FEMINISMS
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Feral Feminisms (http://feralfeminisms.com), a new independent, inter-media, peer reviewed, open access online journal, invites submissions for a special issue entitled "Feminine Feelers," guest edited by Zorianna Zurba. Submitted contributions may include full-length academic essays (about 5000 – 7000 words), shorter creative pieces, cultural commentaries, or personal narratives (about 500 – 2500 words), poetry, photo-essays, short films/video (uploaded to Vimeo), visual and sound art (jpeg Max 1MB), or a combination of these. Please direct inquiries and submissions to Guest Editor, Zorianna Zurba zorianna[at]gmail[dot]com.

POSTGRADUATE ENGLISH: The University of Durham's Online Literature Journal 2014 March/April Issue, Deadline FEB 28th

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Monday, January 20, 2014 - 8:29am
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Durham University

Call for papers:

POSTGRADUATE ENGLISH (ISSN 1756-9761). The University of Durham's Online Literature Journal: a peer-reviewed Journal and Forum for Postgraduates in English.

Postgraduates are invited to submit papers of not more than 7,000 words for Issue 28 of Postgraduate English. Contributors are not confined to a particular theme, the better to reflect a diversity of interests. Papers, in MLA style, must be received no later than 28th February 2014.

Origines et mutationes circa principio Mare Balticum

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Sunday, January 19, 2014 - 7:46am
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University of Gdańsk
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Call for Papers:
"Origines et mutationes circa principio Mare Balticum".
Transfer of people, ideas, technologies and religion in the Baltic Sea Region between VIII-XVII centuries.
We hereby have the pleasure to invite you to the international conference aimed at wide range of
researchers, e.g. from Ph.D. Candidates to Professors, giving each of them an opportunity to
exchange knowledge or start new research projects.
The focus of the conference is "transfer", which best explains the changes Baltic Sea region has
undergone from VIII to XVII centuries.
Presentations & Conference proceedings are divided into 4 main groups:
1. Transfer of People: Settlement process, Trade, Logistics, Diplomacy

[UPDATE] Early Modern Women, Religion, and the Body (deadline for proposals 31/1/14)

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Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 6:29pm
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Loughborough University, UK
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Early Modern Women, Religion, and the Body

22-23 July 2014, Loughborough University, UK

Plenary speakers: Professor Mary Fissell (Johns Hopkins) and Dr Katharine Hodgkin (University of East London)

**Also celebrating 25 years since the publication of Her Own Life: Autobiographical Writings by Seventeenth-Century Englishwomen (Routledge) with a plenary session by Dr Elspeth Graham (Liverpool John Moores), Dr Hilary Hinds (Lancaster), Professor Elaine Hobby (Loughborough), and Professor Helen Wilcox (Bangor)**

With public lecture by Alison Weir (evening of 22 July, Martin Hall Theatre): '"The Prince expected in due season": The Queen's First Duty'

Anemoi: Journal of Pre-Modern Studies 2014 Call for Papers

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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 3:07pm
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Anemoi: The New College of Florida Journal of Pre-Modern Studies
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Anemoi: Undergraduate Journal of Pre-Modern Studies
New College of Florida, Sarasota, Florida
Holly McArthur, Sarah Tew, and Tyler Kirby, editors.
info@anemoijournal.com

Anemoi, named after the Greek deities of the four winds in honor of New College's four winds symbolism, provides an outlet for publication of high quality undergraduate papers. It also gives students experience in working with a peer-reviewed journal. It emphasizes pre-modern studies—time periods that are often overlooked. Anemoi highlights how the major fields within pre-modern are closely interrelated while academically separate.

Emerging Perspectives Graduate Conference, May 1-2, 2014, University College Dublin

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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 2:12pm
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UCD English Graduate Society
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Emerging Perspectives Graduate Conference — 1-2 May 2014, at University College Dublin, Ireland.

The UCD English Graduate Society warmly invites MA and PhD students of all levels to submit abstracts of no more than 300 words that engage with the theme 'Emerging Perspectives' for the 2014 EGS Graduate Conference.

Since 2010 the UCD English Graduate Society has provided early-stage scholars in universities across Ireland with the opportunity to share their research in a supportive environment. The fruits of their labour have been published annually in the postgraduate journal Emerging Perspectives. Both the conference and journal are kindly supported by the UCD School of English, Drama and Film.

Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Pre-modern Journal - Submission Deadline Feb. 14:

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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 2:00pm
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Anemoi Journal
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Anemoi is a peer-reviewed undergraduate journal of pre-modern studies published by students at New College of Florida in Sarasota. We are looking for submissions and team members. We aim to provide a voice and professional experience opportunities to undergraduates.

It is an opportunity for new scholars to be published or involved in the facilitation of the journal. In addition to submitting papers for publication, students who would like to be more involved may apply on the website to be peer reviewers; students are also encouraged to take part in our publicity efforts as part of our outreach team. In return anyone on the outreach team will be formally acknowledged for their efforts.

[UPDATE] Reconstruction 14.2: Phenomenology and Education (Mar 1, 2014)

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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 11:47am
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Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture

Reconstruction 14.2: Phenomenology and Education (due Mar 1, 2014)
full name / name of organization:
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email:
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Special Issue 14.2: Phenomenology and Education,

Edited by Elias Schwieler

Gender and Early Modern Drama: RMMLA Annual Conference October 9-11, 2014 Boise, Idaho

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Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 6:41pm
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Rocky Mountain MLA
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This session seeks papers on any aspect of gender in Early Modern English drama. Abstracts of 250-300 words are invited for papers to be delivered at the annual conference of the Rocky Mountain MLA in Boise, Idaho, October 9-11, 2014. Email abstracts – including your title, institutional affiliation, and email addresses – to Kirsten Inglis (kainglis@ucalgary.ca) by March 1, 2014. All submissions will be acknowledged and notifications sent by March 15, 2014.

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