category: science and culture

Cogito, Ergo, Shakespeare? Cognitive Literary Studies from the Medieval Mind to Milton's

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ACCUTE: Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English
contact email: 
mkaethle@uoguelph.ca

While cognitive literary studies is beginning to establish itself in Shakespeare criticism, there have not been many ventures into the broader applications of cognitive science to early English l

Eye Candy: Consuming Moving Images at the Cinema and Beyond

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Yale University Film and Media Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
yaleeyecandy@gmail.com

Eye Candy: Consuming Moving Images at the Cinema and Beyond
Film and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference
Yale University
February 13-15, 2015

2014 Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages Awards

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Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages
contact email: 
kmc@plu.edu

The Women’s Caucus for the Modern Languages
welcomes submissions for its annual awards.

The 2014 Florence Howe Award

Emily Dickinson International Society at ALA 2015--1/1/2015 Deadline for Proposals

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Paraic Finnerty / Emily Dickinson International Society
contact email: 
paraic.finnerty@port.ac.uk

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2015 American Literature Association Annual Conference. ALA conference will be held in Boston, May 21-24, 2015.

“Freaks & Geeks” March 6-8, 2015

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“Freaks & Geeks” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 6-8, 2015
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freeex@ucalgary.ca

“To them, you're just a freak, like me! They need you right now, but when they don't, they'll cast you out, like a leper!… When the chips are down, these...

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self (February 12-13, 2015)

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Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardisgrasconference2015@gmail.com

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self

The Limits of Animality

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Graduate Students' Conference
contact email: 
uottawa.conference@gmail.com

The relationships between writers and their pets, or with animals in general, are well-known.

Reconstruction 14.3, Spatial Literary Studies

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

Introducing: Reconstruction 14.3, “Spatial Literary Studies,”
Edited by Robert T. Tally Jr.
Featuring work by:

Biologism and Identity ACLA Seminar [UPDATE] - DEADLINE OCTOBER 15

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Jenny Heijun Wills/University of Winnipeg; David Palumbo-Liu/Stanford University
contact email: 
j.wills@uwinnipeg.ca

This seminar will take place at the American Comparative Literature Association conference in Seattle, March 26-29, 2015.

Call for Notes and Reviews

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Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language
contact email: 
EXB593@bham.ac.uk

The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is a postgraduate journal published electronically and in print.

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