category: science and culture

AVANCA | CINEMA 2013 - Conferência Internacional Cinema – Arte, Tecnologia, Comunicação - Deadline submission - 27 February

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Cineclube de Avanca
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International Conference Cinema – Art, Technology, Communication

Date: 24 to 28 July, 2013
Place: Avanca – Portugal

Peer English 9

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Dr Ben Parsons, University of Leicester
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Peer English (ISSN 1746-5621) is a refereed, open-access online journal produced by members of the School of English.

African Evaluation Journal - Call for abstracts for inaugural issue: Monitoring and evaluation in Africa - 17 January 2013

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AOSIS OpenJournals
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The interim editorial advisory board of the African Evaluation Journal is pleased to announce the call for submission of abstracts for the first issue of the journal to be published at the end of Apri

[Update] 2nd Call/Deadline Extension - Translating Realism: The Nature and Emergence of Contemporary French Thought

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University of Notre Dame
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[Submission Deadline has been extended to January 31st 2013. Please visit for more information and conference updates.]

Science Fiction and the “Worldly”,, a panel at (dis)junctions Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE Feb 11

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University of California, Riverside
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In “Reflections on Exile”, Edward Said writes that theoretical interventions need to engage with the “worldly situation”, the messy, unstable mosaic through which the long history of colonialism affects a diverse set of political affiliations, global disparities, international divisions of labor, regional rivalries, national identities, cosmopolitan ideologies, green, queer, and leftist movements. Science fiction, likewise, has seen a recent surge in interest and scrutiny devoted to postcolonial and global problematics including works by Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr. (2003), John Reider (2008), and Patricia Kerslake (2011). This call for papers welcomes in submission interested in further exploring the role of the postcolonial and global in science fiction.

[UPDATE] 9th Annual ASSC Graduate Student Conference

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Anglo-Saxon Studies Colloquium
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New York University
April 4-5, 2013
Keynote by Asa Mittman (California State University, Chico) on April 4
Conference on April 5


Call for Workshop and Tutorial Proposals - ECAL 2013, September 2-6, Taormina, Italy.

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Mario Pavone
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The Aesthetics of Austerity (University of California - Irvine) April 5, 2013

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PhD Program in Visual Studies (University of California - Irvine)
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The PhD program in Visual Studies at UC, Irvine invites submissions for its annual graduate student conference: The Aesthetics of Austerity.

Conference Date: April 5, 2013

Sleep(less) Beds

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The Luminary (Postgraduate Journal), Lancaster University
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Sleep(less) Beds: Awakening, Journey, Movement, Stasis

Representations and meanings of the bed / bedroom space in history, the arts, society, culture, philosophy

[UPDATE] Postgraduate Conference on English Literature and Translation Studies 17-18 May 2012

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Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Dept. of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
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Translation Studies and Literatures in English:
An interdisciplinary/international postgraduate conference
13-14 May 2013
Cankaya University Ankara

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