category: rhetoric and composition

NEMLA CFP [UPDATE]: Growth in Writing, Teaching, and Learning (April 30-May 2, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
hashton@gc.cuny.edu

In his classic composition text Writing Without Teachers, Peter Elbow asks us to consider the metaphor of growing as a way to encourage and teach fluid, flexible writing.

[Reminder] NeMLA 2015 Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
support@nemla.org

Reminder: NeMLA 2015 Call for Papers
Abstract Deadline: September 30, 2014

Northeast Modern Language Association
46th Annual Convention

Toronto, Ontario
April 30-May 3, 2015
Host Institution: Ryerson University

Full information regarding the 2015 Call for Papers may be found on our website:
https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html

November 13-14 Conference: Abiding Cities, Remnant Sites -- CUNY Graduate Center, CFP due Sept 20

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center Department of Comparative Literature & Italian Specialization
contact email: 
Fall2014GCCuny@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers: Elaine Scarry (Harvard) & Rosanna Warren (U of Chicago)

If you can blow whole places out of existence, you can blow whole places into it. - E. Bowen

Northeast MLA Roundtable: Teaching Grammar in Developmental Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Tat Sang So / SUNY Suffolk County Community College
contact email: 
sot@sunysuffolk.edu

Research into the efficacy of teaching grammar in composition classes is discouraging at best; it is difficult to find any studies to show that instruction in formal grammar can produce student writin

Second call for contributions: special issue of postmedieval on "Medievalism and the Medical Humanities"

full name / name of organization: 
postmedieval: a journal of medieval cultural studies
contact email: 
j.a.mckinstry@durham.ac.uk

Second Call for Contributions
Special Issue of postmedieval on Medievalism and the Medical Humanities

[UPDATE] Convergences in Art and Science Research

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Clinton
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction 15.2
Immersion and Intervention: Convergences in Art and Science Research

Edited by Hervé Regnauld and Alan Ramón Clinton

CFA: THEORIZING THE DIGITAL HUMANITIES: AN ANTHOLOGY - November 21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Matt Bernico
contact email: 
matt.bernico@egs.edu

As we continue to develop various digital technologies and media we need to continue to theorize what it means to do and think the humanities in light of these developments.

DEADLINE REMINDER: American, British and Canadian Studies Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, is now accepting submissions for its December 2014 issue, an open-theme edition featuring our usual s

Rethinking Allegory with Angus Fletcher

full name / name of organization: 
The Warburg Institute / University of Warwick
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

CFP: 4th Global Conference: Monstrous Geographies (March, 2015: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mg4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Monstrous Geographies

Sunday 22nd March – Tuesday 24th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

2nd Global Conference: Letters and Letter Writing (March, 2015: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
letters1@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Letters and Letter Writing

Sunday 22nd March – Tuesday 24th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Universal Design & Other Challenges: Accommodating Disability in the English Classroom, deadline Nov. 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Charles Ernst; College English Association
contact email: 
www.cea-web.org for proposals; cernst@hilbert.edu (special topics chair)

CEA Conference, Indianapolis, IN, March 26-28, 2015

Service Learning in English Courses--Comp. & Lit. How Far Have We Come? deadline, Nov. 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Charles Ernst; College English Association
contact email: 
www.cea-web.org for proposals; cernst@hilbert.edu (special topics chair)

CEA Conference, Indianapolis, IN, Mar. 26-28, 2015

Awareness/Engagement: Metacognition, Active Learning, & Supportive Technology in Lit./Comp. Classroom--deadline Nov. 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
www.cea-web.org for proposals; cernst@hilbert.edu (special topics chair)

CEA Conf., Indianapolis, IN, Mar. 26-28, 2015

CFP (ASECS 2015, 19-22 March, Los Angeles): "Perspectives on Habermas"

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies
contact email: 
ablack9@murraystate.edu

2014 marks the 25th anniversary of Thomas Burger’s translation of Jurgen Habermas’ The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere.

8th Global Conference: Visual Literacies (March, 2015: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
vl8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference: Visual Literacies

Wednesday 18th March – Friday 20th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

16th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil (March, 2015: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil16@inter-disciplinary.net

16th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil

Wednesday 18th March – Friday 20th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Call For Submissions: December, 2014. Theme : NO MAN’S LAND; Deadline: 20th October, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
THE FOUR QUARTERS MAGAZINE (http://tfqmagazine.org)
contact email: 
fourquartersmagazine@gmail.com

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS : December, 2014.
Theme : NO MAN’S LAND
Deadline: 20th October, 2014
Guest Editor for the Issue : Dave Besseling
http://tfqmagazine.org/call-for-submissions/

4th Global Conference: Communication and Conflict (March, 2015: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cc4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Communication and Conflict

Wednesday 18th March – Friday 20th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

1st Global Conference: Happiness (March, 2015: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
happiness1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Happiness

Saturday 14th March – Monday 16th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

7th Global Conference: Hope

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hope7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference: Hope

Saturday 14th March – Monday 16th March 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Dangerous Pedagogies - NeMLA 2015 Toronto

full name / name of organization: 
Sheila Cordner / Boston University
contact email: 
scordner@bu.edu

Nineteenth-Century Dangerous Pedagogies

Constructing Humanity

full name / name of organization: 
University of Nevada, Reno College of Liberal Arts Graduate Student Symposium (CLAGS)
contact email: 
clags2015@gmail.com

5th Annual University of Nevada, Reno
College of Liberal Arts
Graduate Student Symposium (CLAGS)

Call for Proposals

Constructing Humanity
(re/de)constructing (in)humanit(ies)

Mad Women in the 21st Century-Deadline Sept. 30 2014

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA Mary Lannon
contact email: 
MFLannon@gmail.com

Mad women in many incarnations have a long tradition in literary history.

Laughter in the Digital Age -- Special Issue of Comedy Studies (11/1/14) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze (University of Texas at Austin)
contact email: 
peter.c.kunze@gmail.com

“Laughter in the Digital Age”
Special Issue of Comedy Studies
Guest Editor: Peter C. Kunze, University of Texas at Austin

[UPDATE] THE 21ST ANNUAL ACMRS INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE February 5–7, 2015 Scottsdale, AZ

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
acmrs@acmrs.org

ACMRS invites session and paper proposals for its annual interdisciplinary conference to be held February 5-7, 2015 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Scottsdale.

Languages on Trial: Translation and the Law, NeMLA, 30 April - 3 May, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oisín Keohane (University of Toronto) and Ian Fleishman (University of Pennsylvania)
contact email: 
oisin.keohane@utoronto.ca -- April 30 - May 3, 2015 Toronto, Ontario

In appealing to the law, one must appeal to language. This raises the question of what kind of appeal to language can be made before the law, and in what ways the law depends on language.

CFP Reminder: The New Materialisms - Issue 19, FORUM Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM: University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org

The role of matter has often been marginalised in much of philosophical thought.

[UPDATE] Motivating Millennials (06/03/14; collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Natalie Mera Ford (Saint Joseph's University) and Christina Rieger (Mercyhurst University)
contact email: 
nford@sju.edu and crieger@mercyhurst.edu

Essays are invited for an edited collection on pedagogical strategies to promote active reading.

Extended deadline for 500-700 word abstracts: Sep. 15th, 2014

Eating Otherwise: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Food and Culture. 28th February - 1st March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University (UK), Department of English and Creative Writing
contact email: 
eatingotherwise.conference@gmail.com

We are pleased to invite 250 word abstract proposals for papers or panels for the two-day interdisciplinary symposium on food and culture titled 'Eating Otherwise'.

[UPDATE] The IJHCS: International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies Call for Papers (dealine 25 August 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The IJHCS: International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The IJHCS invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, English language, cultural studies and creative writing for the Volume 1, Issue 2 (Septem

CFP: UC Berkeley Graduate Student Conference "Leaps of Faith" Deadline: 09/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, UC Berkeley
contact email: 
ucbleapsoffaith@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Deadline September 15, 2014

Leaps of Faith: Figurations of Belief in Literature and Critical Thought

Hosted by The Department of Comparative Literature

Call for Creative & Scholarly Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Kudzu House Quarterly
contact email: 
editor@kudzuhouse.org

Kudzu House Quarterly (formerly Kudzu Review), an independent journal of ecology, is seeking chapbooks (Aug. 1), scholarship (Sept. 1), and general creative writing (Sept.

Composition and Rhetoric at CEA 2015, (11/1/2014, 3/26-28/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
dnielsen@murraystate.edu

Call for Papers, CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS

46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

CFP: "Preparing Successful Course Syllabi" - NeMLA, 30 April - 3 May 2015 (Toronto, ON, Canada)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
kudsieh@gmail.com

46th Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Toronto, Ontario, Cananda
30 April - 3 May 2015

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Sept. 30, 2014

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