category: rhetoric and composition

Craft Critique Culture: Bridging Divides (April 8-9, 2016: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Nesbit / Lydia Maunz-Breese / Heidi Renée Aijala (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

16th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Conference
April 8-9, 2016
Bridging Divides
University of Iowa

Roundtable: Breaching Boundaries Amongst Black Diasporic and Queer Communities

full name / name of organization: 
46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
embarrett858@gmail.com & echanzatorres@westminstercollege.edu

This roundtable discussion seeks participants whose work rethinks the relationship between Black diasporic and queer activism in academic spaces.

Dollars and Desire: Capitalism, Oppression, and the Racial Other

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA (NeMLA)
contact email: 
uhurua@stjohns.edu

Dollars and Desire: Capitalism, Oppression, and the Racial Other

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA (NeMLA)
contact email: 
uhurua@stjohns.edu

The history of the commodification of Black bodies within a global context has been central to the Afro-diasporic experience.

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

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
kudepner@nmsu.edu

Call for Papers: Pedagogy and Popular Culture
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association Conference
February 10-13, 2016
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.southwestpca.org

The Second Asian Symposium on Education, Equity and Social Justice - EQUIS 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ESD Focus
contact email: 
secretariat@esdfocus.org

Global initiatives, such as Millennium Development Goals, have made some headway in bringing education and social justice issues to the forefront of mainstream discussion, such as universal primary ed

Micro-Fiction and the Experience of Exile (47th NeMLA Annual Convention, Hartford, 17-20 March, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Antonio Rivas/ Dickinson College
contact email: 
rivasa@dickinson.edu

Also known as ‘Nano-Fiction,’ ‘Sudden Fiction’ or ‘Flash Fiction,’ Micro-Fiction is a type of storytelling characterized by its extreme brevity.

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.

[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

[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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Show Your Work: Investigating Digital Methods in Humanities Research

full name / name of organization: 
Kairos PraxisWiki
contact email: 
kairospraxiswiki@gmail.com; kristimcduffie@gmail.com; perry.kathryn@gmail.com; vetter@ohio.edu

While digital methodologies for the production, publication, and circulation of research are increasingly becoming mainstream in English studies, especially among digital rhetoric and humanities pract

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

The (Native) American University

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2016 (March 17 - 20, 2016)
contact email: 
justin.hayes@quinnipiac.edu

The colonial appropriation of indigenous place names has been an abiding concern of postcolonial studies.

The Pedagogical (Re)Turn

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2016 (March 17 - 20, 2016)
contact email: 
justin.hayes@quinnipiac.edu

Twenty years ago, Gerald Graff mused in “The Pedagogical Turn” that the future of theory would be in its reapplication from literature to pedagogy.

Dollars and Desire: Capitalism, Oppression, and the Racial Other

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA (NeMLA)
contact email: 
uhurua@stjohns.edu

The history of the commodification of Black bodies within a global context has been central to the Afro-diasporic experience.

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

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.

[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?

Composition Faculty Summit Friday October 23, 2015--Submissions Due Friday September 25, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Jina Lee/Essex County College
contact email: 
Jlee6@essex.edu

CFP for Composition Faculty Summit
Submissions due Friday September 25, 2015.
 
 

"Making Sense(s) in the Eighteenth Century"

full name / name of organization: 
ASECS 2016
contact email: 
raseiler@indiana.edu

Below, please find a cfp for a panel to be held at the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA, March 31 - April 3, 2016.

[UPDATE] The Cultural Landscape of Teenagers

full name / name of organization: 
University of Maine (Le Mans, France) and University of Akron
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr, elisabeth.lamothe@univ-lemans.fr

The Cultural Landscape of Teenagers

CEA 2016: creation [Special Topics: Composition and Rhetoric]

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

Call for Papers, CEA 2016

creation [Special Topics: Composition and Rhetoric]

47th Annual Conference | March 31-April 2, 2016 | Denver, CO

“And as imagination bodies forth

NeMLA 2016 Pedagogy Roundtable / Interdisciplinary Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
birdsal5@msu.edu

The Bane of Their Existence: Making Interdisciplinary Humanities Matter

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

Global climate change, soil depletion, the enclosure of the commons, the acidification of the oceans, ground water contamination, mass extinctions: in a context in which the environmental crises of t

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: Anthology For Use in Composition Classes (essays, short stories, etc. on any subject)

full name / name of organization: 
Fey Publishing
contact email: 
sarahrenee1115@gmail.com

Fey Publishing is interested in compiling an anthology to be used primarily in first-year writing courses at the collegiate level.

[UPDATE] Anthology For Use in Composition Classes (essays, short stories, etc. on any subject)

full name / name of organization: 
Fey Publishing
contact email: 
sarahrenee1115@gmail.com

Fey Publishing is interested in compiling an anthology to be used primarily in first-year writing courses at the collegiate level.

[UPDATE] The Land Has a Story

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania College English Association
contact email: 
penncea@gmail.com

CALL for PROPOSALS

The Land Has a Story

Pennsylvania College English Association (PCEA) 2015 Conference
October 1-3, 2015
Hilton Scranton and Conference Center

Reminder: "Literature in the First Year Seminar" roundtable session (deadline 9/30)

full name / name of organization: 
Amanda Greenwell / NeMLA 2016 Hartford, CT (March 17-20)
contact email: 
greenwellamm@gmail.com

First Year Seminar courses provide a way for first year students to undertake the rigors of intellectual study in an environment supportive of the transition they undergo as they enter college.

Apollon Undergraduate Research CFP -- 30 SEPT 15

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon eJournal
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

UPDATE - Teaching Space, Place, and Literature (due September 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert T. Tally Jr.
contact email: 
robert.tally@txstate.edu

Call for Short Articles/'Notes'

full name / name of organization: 
The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language
contact email: 
webbjll@gmail.com

The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal published annually, both electronically and in print by The University of Birmingham.

UNT Critical Voices Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Texas | Graduate Students in English Association
contact email: 
untgradenglish@gmail.com

The University of North Texas Graduate Students in English Association (GSEA) invites submissions for its annual graduate conference, to be held on April 8-10, 2016.

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