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CFP - Linguistics, Literature and Culture

Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:42pm
Darinka Marolova/ International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The “LLC – International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture” is a peer reviewed journal. We welcome submissions focusing on theories, methods and applications in Linguistics, Literature and Culture.

According to LLC policy, the journal will provide:

– An agile and objective review procedure

(a review form is available on the website: see submission part)

– A letter of acceptance, which is issued right after positive reviews

– No additional costs for hard copies and post fees

Language, Literature and Technology: 6th International Conference on Language and Literary Studies, 19-20 May, 2017 / Belgrade, Serbia

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 1:06pm
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa BK University in Belgrade
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 15, 2017

The Faculty of Foreign Languages (Alfa BK University in Belgrade) is glad to announce its Sixth International Conference on Language and Literary Studies, which will be held on 19–20 May, 2017.

For the sixth issue of our annual conference, we hope to gather scholars, teachers and professionals whose scientific research focuses on the study of  


Within the scope of this topic and with your presence and collaboration, we shall attempt to address and analyze from various perspectives issues such as:

The Work of Art: Race/Gender/Disability/Sexuality

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 12:47pm
Emory University - Critical Juncture
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 3, 2017

Critical Juncture: The Work of Art in Disability Studies, Queer Studies, and Race

Emory Conference Center Hotel,  Atlanta, Georgia     17-18 March 2017

Critical Juncture is an international conference uniting those who cross traditional boundaries of academic disciplines. Now in its fourth year at Emory University, Critical Juncture is more than just a conference—it is an intersectional forum for emerging scholars, artists, and activists to present their work and to advocate for social justice.

Diagram - cfp for special issue of Drain

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 2:42pm
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

What is a diagram? How do maps, charts, plans, DNA sequencing, weather mapping, computer glitches and Internet cartography blur the boundaries between ‘art’ and ‘information’? Drain calls for artworks, thought experiments, essays and reviews that explore how data has been weaved into artworks and in the other direction, artworks into data. How are surveillance, spying, data collection explored by artists?  Does Google Earth problematize artists’ relationships with space and mapping? Is there an algorithmic aesthetics?  What is at the source of the renewed artistic interest in Cybernetics?

Victorian Form

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 12:21am
NAVSA (North American Victorian Studies Association) at ACCUTE
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, February 11, 2017

Victorian Form


A Joint Panel for NAVSA (North American Victorian Studies Association) at ACCUTE (Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English)

27-30 May 2017 at Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario


New Intimacies: Changing Interactions in the Victorian World

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 10:57pm
Victorian Studies Association of Ontario
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 6, 2017

CFP:  New Intimacies: Changing Interactions in the Victorian World

deadline: 6 February 2017


Victorian Studies Association of Ontario

Toronto, Ontario

Saturday 29 April 2017


The theme of the 2017 VSAO conference is “New Intimacies: Changing Interactions in the Victorian World.” Professors Jason Camlot (Concordia U) and Seth Koven (Rutgers U) will serve as our two keynote speakers.

We invite proposals that interpret the conference theme in broad, interdisciplinary, and imaginative ways. Papers might address: 

Natura 2017: Knowledges in Contact - Deadline Extended

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 10:59pm
Natura: THe Science and Epistemology Working Group at Rutgers
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 20, 2017

Hosted by Natura, A Rutgers University Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Working Group focused on critical perspectives of Science and Epistemology, the 2017 Natura Conference explores how systems of knowledge interact. Isabelle Stengers calls for a cosmopolitics that will allow an “ecology of practices” to flourish. We seek papers that explore the tensions and potentials that arise when ways of knowing collide. How do new and emergent ways of knowing interact with established systems of knowledge? How has this process occurred historically as well as in the present? How are emerging epistemologies created, consolidated, and defended? By whom and for what purposes?

The Biannual International Margaret Cavendish Society Conference

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:00pm
Lisa Walters/The International Margaret Cavendish Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 9, 2017

The International Margaret Cavendish Society is pleased to announce that the next biannual conference is set to take place on June 22nd-24th, 2017 at Bates College, Maine. Professor Carolyn Merchant from the University of California, Berkeley, will be the keynote speaker.  Preference will be given to abstracts that closely relate to the conference theme, but all talks about Cavendish, her family, and related subjects will be considered.