category: rhetoric and composition

Sound+ Conference Call For Posters, March 28-29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Maryland, College Park
contact email: 
umdsoundplus@gmail.com

Call for Posters:

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Committee, Graduate Department of English, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“It’s the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen...” – R. Kelly, “Ignition”

date correction

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Humanities Council Conference
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Southern Humanities Council Conference

January 30-February 2, 2014

Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown
Richmond, Virginia

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies”

Studies in American Culture (submisson deadline 4/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
STUDIES IN AMERICAN CULTURE
contact email: 
mcdonaldrl@vmi.edu

Studies in American Culture

Call for Submissions

CFP BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
academic@bsecs.org.uk

***registration is now open***
***abstracts due by 20 October***

www.bsecs.org.uk

Call for Papers
BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

8th – 10th January 2014
St Hugh's College, Oxford, U.K.

"Are Ghosts Unnatural" ISSN 2014 Panel

full name / name of organization: 
2014 ISSN Conference (March 27-30, 2014 in Cambridge, MA)
contact email: 
hoffman.783@osu.edu or jessica.pfeffer@tufts.edu

Ghosts occupy a marginal position in unnatural narrative; instead of being considered in their strangeness, they are frequently naturalized through questions of genre.

Women and Performance, Special issue, “The Haptic: Thinking Through Texture.”

full name / name of organization: 
Women and Performance
contact email: 
hapticissue@gmail.com, managingeditor@womenandperformance.org

Special Issue: Call for Submissions

Issue Guest Editor: Rizvana Bradley (Assistant Professor, WGSS, Emory University)

Submission Deadline: December 1, 2013

CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (May 23-24. 2014): Proposals Due January 5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oceanic Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
cedelson@chaminade.edu

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-24, 2014
Chaminade University of Honolulu
http://oceanicpopularcultureassociation.blogspot.com/

NeMLA: Reconfiguring Linguistic Hierarchies in Early Modern Lit., April 3-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Maren Daniel, Rutgers University
contact email: 
marenda@eden.rutgers.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Isms: An Exploration of the Invisible Barriers of Classification

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

Isms: An Exploration into the Invisible Barriers of Classification
Saturday, March 22th, 2014
California State University, Northridge

Ism: A distinctive doctrine, system, or theory.

Burning Daylight Academic Journal Accepting Submissions from Graduate and Undergraduate Students from October 1st - January 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Burning Daylight is an annual student journal published through Sonoma State University's Department of English graduate program dedicated to providing a place for the emergent voices in the field of

Staging Student Peer Review--Panel Proposal: Deadline October 25, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kimberly J. Banks, Assistant Professor, English Department, Queensborough Community College
contact email: 
kbanks@qcc.cuny.edu

Panel Proposal
Staging Student Peer Review
Third Annual Tri-State Best Practices Conference: Collaborations and Connections
Sponsored by Bergen Community College (NJ)
March 1, 2014

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ewf5@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Writing After Retirement: Tips by Successful Retired Writers

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Writing and Artwork for the Minetta Review's Fall 2013 Issue (November 15th, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Minetta Review
contact email: 
minettasubmit@gmail.com

The Minetta Review is a literary and arts publication managed by undergraduate students at New York University: Washington Square.

CFP ACLL

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
mchoi@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners is proud to announce the Fourth Annual Asian Conference on Language Learning, to be held from Apr

[UPDATE] Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

"Greenways: The Interconnected Pathways of Communication and the Environment" Mar. 6-8 2014

full name / name of organization: 
A NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville
contact email: 
utnexus2014@gmail.com

Plenary Speakers: Sandra Alcosser (San Diego State University), Mark Pedelty (University of Minnesota), and Jennifer Peeples (Utah State University)

[UPDATE] CFP for the Journal of Cross-cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcsjournal@gmail.com, cfcs@nccu.edu.tw

Cross-cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal published by Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, and has been indexed in the THCI (Taiwa

Religion and the Image (abstracts due: November 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

Religion and the Image is a special-topics panel to be held at the 2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, February 28 – March 2, 2014

"Stuff and Stuffing" (24-27 May 2014 at Brock University): Submissions due 1 Nov 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Joint Session: Victorian Studies Association of Ontario (VSAO) at ACCUTE
contact email: 
VSAOatACCUTE@gmail.com

Henry James’ infamous condemnation of nineteenth-century novels as "loose baggy monsters" is so perfectly devastating that many forget that the author was posing a question.

Politics and the Hagiographic Image (abstracts due: Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

Can there be a biographical pictorial representation of a historical figure that is NOT hagiographic?

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
story5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative

Saturday 10th May – Tuesday 13th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Can Comics Be Poetry? (abstracts due: November 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

Comics scholars lament the problematic association of comics and fiction. Many of the most celebrated "graphic novels" are not novels at all but autobiographies.

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Rim Conference on Literature and Rhetoric
contact email: 
pacrim2014@gmail.com

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

Date: March 7-8, 2014
Location: Administration Building, University of Alaska Anchorage

*Call for Papers Submissions Deadline Extended to 14 October '13* Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (Vol. 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

MadLit 2014: "Texts and Violence" with keynote speaker Hillary Chute/ Feb 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013: Texts and Violence

Keynote speaker: Hillary Chute, author of Graphic Women and Associate Editor of MetaMaus

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

[UPDATE] Examining Assessment: Principles and Practices for Writing Classrooms and Programs

full name / name of organization: 
North Carolina Symposium on Teaching Writing / North Carolina State University
contact email: 
writingsymposium@ncsu.edu

Examining Assessment: Principles and Practices for Writing Classrooms and Programs

The Sixth Annual North Carolina Symposium on Teaching Writing
http://go.ncsu.edu/ncwritingsymposium

Undergraduate essays in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

Encourage your best students to submit their work to the VHR. We publish the best research in the humanities from undergraduate students across the globe. Check us out at www.lvc.edu/vhr

2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

What is the future of illustration studies?

What can comics scholars learn from animation studies and vice versa?

Reci - Journal for Linguistics, Literaturology and Culturology

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade
contact email: 
reci@alfa.edu.rs

Sixth issue will be dedicated to the bicentenary of the birth of Petar Petrovic Njegos.
We accept papers from all fields of linguistics, literaturology and culturology.

NCSU AEGS Fifth Annual Symposium: “Beneath the Boot Heel: Examinations of Oppression and Resistance”

full name / name of organization: 
The Association of English Graduate Students at North Carolina State University
contact email: 
aegs.conference@gmail.com

“Beneath the Boot Heel: Examinations of Oppression and Resistance”

Strike up, pipers. Shakespeare’s Festivities

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare Seminar at the German Shakespeare-Tage 2014 (Weimar)
contact email: 
felix.sprang@uni-hamburg.de

As we celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th birthday we turn to merriment and comme-moration in Shakespeare’s plays.

Special Issue on "Comics, Multimodality, and Composition"

full name / name of organization: 
Composition Studies
contact email: 
compstudies@uc.edu

CFP for Special Issue of Composition Studies
Theme: Comics, Multimodality, and Composition
For 43.1 (Spring 2015)
Guest Editor: Dale Jacobs, University of Windsor

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