LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France are pleased to announce the organisation of an international conference on ʻCreating Myths as Narratives of Empowerment and Disempowermentʼ to be held at the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba from 10 to 12 March 2014.
Negotiating Aesthetic Hierarchies: the Creative Tension between High and Popular Culture
April 11th-12th 2014
Keynote Speaker: Professor Deborah Parker, University of Virginia, who will discuss her recently published work Inferno Revealed: From Dante to Dan Brown.
Call for Articles, Reviews and Interviews
TEXT MATTERS: A JOURNAL OF LITERATURE, THEORY AND CULTURE
Published by the University of Łodź in Poland
Special Themed Issue
Collecting, Archiving, Publishing North America
edited by Jadwiga Maszewska
EXTENDED DEADLINE: 14 NOVEMBER 2013
Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies would like to invite submissions for its inaugural issue on the theme 'Emotions in History', sponsored by the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Submissions are welcomed from scholars working in any discipline related to the medieval and early modern world, including representations of the medieval and early modern eras in later culture.
The deadline for responses to the CFP, Drew University "Transatlantic Connections" Conference, in Donegal, Ireland Jan 15-18 2014 has been extended to Friday November 15th. Submissions are invited in the areas of History, Literature, Surf Culture, Film Studies and Food Culture.
Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: "Bonds"
We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University's Graduate English Society. The conference will be held at Stony Brook Manhattan on 1 March 2014.
Call for Papers
All Deliberate Speed: Politics of Equality and Discourses of Difference
We invite contributions to the Mid-America American Studies Association's annual meeting, to be held February 28–March 2, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Institute for Ethnic Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will co-host this year's conference.
Following the release of Issue 01, which developed the theme of "Maps and Margins", we are now seeking submissions for the second issue which speak to the theme of "Technology".
It is easy to think that technology now plays a larger part in our daily lives than ever before. Yet technology, mediating knowledge and purpose, has accompanied mankind in its development over a much longer term. In this themed issue, it is from the starting point of the humanities, complementing and free to problematise scientific enquiry, that we feel important questions about the nature, relations, philosophy, and future of technology can be posed. Such questions may include:
The ninth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Waycross Campus of South Georgia State College on the South Georgia Parkway (U.S. Highway 82) in Waycross, Georgia, on Friday, May 16, 2014. We invite proposals for session topics, panel discussion topics, and scholarly papers in English on any subjects relating to American, British, French, Hispanic, Russian, German, or Slavic literature or language, as well as composition, philosophy, history, translation, the general humanities, interdisciplinary studies, and pedagogy. Reading times for individual paper presentations will be strictly limited to 15 minutes (approximately eight double-spaced typed pages).