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CFP Chapter Proposals on Autoethnography

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 1:59pm
Jackie Grutsch McKinney, Ball State University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, July 1, 2017

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: EDITED COLLECTION

Self-Culture-Writing: Autoethnography for/as Writing Studies

EDITORS REBECCA JACKSON & JACKIE GRUTSCH MCKINNEY

 

Literally translated as “self-culture-writing,” autoethnography—as both process and product—

holds great promise for scholars and researchers in Writing Studies who endeavor to describe,

understand, analyze, and critique the ways in which selves, cultures, writing, and representation

intersect. Indeed, interest in autoethnography is growing among Writing Studies folks who see

clear connections to well-known disciplinary conversations about personal narrative (Brandt, et

Edge Poetics: A Symposium on Innovative and Speculative Creative Writing Practices in Higher Education

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 2:02pm
Tim Jarvis / University of Bedfordshire
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, August 4, 2017

4th November 2017

10.00-17.30, with a public reading at 18.00

Venue: University of Bedfordshire, Luton Campus

With keynotes from Professor Robert Sheppard (Edge Hill University) and Nicholas Royle (Manchester Metropolitan University), and contributions from Dr Helen Marshall (Anglia Ruskin University) and Dr Daniel Watt (Loughborough University)

Dismantling Inequality through Dialogues of Conscience

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
Watchung Review
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

Call For Submissions

Dismantling Inequality through Dialogues of Conscience

Humanity, wildlife and the environment have all been negatively impacted by polarizing inequalities. Despite this, courageous individuals and resistance movements have and continue to expose these inequalities and enact change in the face of tremendous opposition. We are interested in submissions that explore gender, racial, sexual, religious, socio-economic and environmental inequalities represented in literature, film as well as other mediums and the changes that have occurred through dialogues inside and outside of the classroom about various forms of inequality.

Topics of interest may include but are not limited to:

Call for Poetry, Fiction, Art

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 1:59pm
Pomona Valley Review
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Pomona Valley Review is looking for poetry, short fiction, and artwork for our 11th issue this July. PVR needs quality work from undergraduates, graduates, and professionals alike from any college campus, but all are welcome to submit. Quality is our only criterion. Please see our website for details on submitting online and for free versions of previous issues. Deadline is May 31st.

CFP: Discipline of Rhetoric at Renaissance Society of America

updated: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 2:38pm
Elizabeth Skerpan-Wheeler, Renaissance Society of America
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Call for Papers

 

Discipline of Rhetoric

Renaissance Society of America 2018

New Orleans

22-24 March 2018

 

 

The Discipline of Rhetoric invites papers and panels for its sessions at the annual meeting. We may submit up to five guaranteed panels. We invite papers and panels on any subject appropriate to our discipline and especially welcome those that address the following:

 

            •the enduring value of Renaissance rhetoric

            •the works of Petrus Ramus

CFP: Critical Pedagogy: Understanding Place in Composition for PAMLA Conference 2017 Honolulu, Hawaii (11/10-12/2017)

updated: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:19pm
Michael Pak, University of Hawai'i, Manoa
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, May 21, 2017

How have place-based rhetorical strategies re-imagined how we see the composition classroom, both as a physical space and a cultural space? This special session welcomes critical perspectives on place within composition pedagogy to re-inform classroom practices.

This session is also interested in papers that specifically focus on this year's theme of sight, visuality, and ways of seeing.

Individual paper presentations will be between 15 and 20 minutes long. Please submit proposals via the online system by May 21, 2017. The PAMLA 2017 Conference will be held at the lovely Chaminade University of Honolulu (with the official conference hotel being the Ala Moana) from Friday, November 10 to Sunday, November 12.

CFP: Composition and Rhetoric for PAMLA Conference 2017 Honolulu, Hawaii (11/10-12/2017)

updated: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:19pm
Brooke A. Carlson, Chaminade University of Honolulu
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, May 21, 2017

The “Composition and Rhetoric” session welcomes proposals on any topic related to the crafting of critical thinking and written expression in the classroom.  However, we are particularly interested in papers that engage this year’s conference theme "The Sense of Sight: Visuality, Visibility, and Ways of Seeing." 

Individual paper presentations will be between 15 and 20 minutes long. Please submit proposals via the online system by May 21, 2017. The PAMLA 2017 Conference will be held at the lovely Chaminade University of Honolulu (with the official conference hotel being the Ala Moana) from Friday, November 10 to Sunday, November 12.

Paper proposals must be made via our online system found here:

CFP: Teaching with Media and Technology for PAMLA Conference 2017 Honolulu, Hawaii (11/10-12/2017)

updated: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:21pm
Ryan Lambert, Community College of Denver
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, May 21, 2017

The “Teaching with Media and Technology” session welcomes proposals on any topic related to the use of media and technology in any modern language, composition, or literature classroom. However, we are particularly interested in papers that engage this year’s conference theme "The Sense of Sight: Visuality, Visibility, and Ways of Seeing."

Individual paper presentations will be between 15 and 20 minutes long. Please submit proposals via the online system by May 21, 2017. The PAMLA 2017 Conference will be held at the lovely Chaminade University of Honolulu (with the official conference hotel being the Ala Moana) from Friday, November 10 to Sunday, November 12.

Paper proposals must be made via our online system found here:

Haunt Journal of Art Vol. 4

updated: 
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:37pm
Haunt Journal of Art | UC Irvine Dept. of Art
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, May 7, 2017

Haunt Journal of Art is a vessel for critical interrogations of writing as both a tool for artistic expression and a means for analyzing creative practices. Ours is a commitment to providing a platform for new textual forms and strategies wherein the production of writing and art may serve one another.

CFP: How is it Possible to Think Through and Beyond Catastrophe? Composing for a Common, Livable World

updated: 
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:36pm
Ron Milland, Critical Legal Conference: University of Warwick
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

The slowly unfolding catastrophe currently referred to as ‘Anthropocene’ generates a number of dire questions that we cannot even ask – let alone begin to answer – without deep thought. This panel asks how such deep thought might be possible in the face of the self-indulgent apocalypse narratives (Haraway), barbarism, infernal alternatives and sorcery (Stengers), and blind panic / desire to look away (Klein) that are engendered in catastrophic time. What creative practices and pathways can we cultivate to make thought possible?

Amongst the many perspectives we may consider is this provocation from “Staying with the Trouble” by Donna Haraway:

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