The Centre for Theory & Criticism at Western University, in conjunction with Western University’s
graduate programs in Comparative Literature & Hispanic Studies, invite presentation proposals
for their upcoming conference “TOXIC-CITIES/TOXIC-CITY” to be held March 2-3-4, 2017
in London Ontario Canada (Twitter.com/TheoryCentre/status/801161856358477828).
The conference’s keynote speakers will be Dr. Andrew Culp (utDallas.Academia.edu/AndrewCulp)
and Dr. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy (uWestern.Academia.edu/BiswasMellamphy). Conference presentations
should be 15 to 20 minutes in length, on topics of TOXICITY and the TOXIC CITY. For more information
Accepting abstracts for participants in panel described below for 2017 ASA Annual Meeting, Chicago, Il Nov. 9-12
300 word paper abstract
1 page CV
Should we talk about the weather?: Theoretical Approaches to Race and Conversation
Ruins: 2017 Media Fields Conference
University of California, Santa Barbara
April 6-7, 2017
Submission deadline: January 15, 2017
Keynote speakers: Marwan Kraidy (Anthony Shadid Chair of Global Media, Politics, and Culture and Professor of Communication, University of Pennsylvania) and Rahul Mukherjee (Dick Wolf Assistant Professor of Cinema and New Media Studies, University of Pennsylvania)
The Media Fields Editorial Collective at the UCSB Department of Film & Media Studies is seeking proposals for its upcoming biennial conference. We are soliciting papers that address this year’s theme, Ruins:
Class is all Around You: Exploring Class, Identity, and Ideology in American Literature
Editors: John F. Lavelle, Ph.D. and Debbie Lelekis, Ph.D.
Call For Submissions: ISSUE #2
Submissions for EPIZOOTICS! #2 are now being accepted for publication in
early 2017. We invite submissions of literary criticism, poetry, microfiction, artwork, photography, translations and interviews.
In particular, we would like to develop a forum for questions concerning the anthropocene, the post-human, the ecocritical, the phenomenological, the spatial, the philosophical, the contemporary and the migratory. There is no set theme. However, we are looking for experimental, philosophical, contemporary and risk-taking material.
General Submission Guidelines
Call for proposals
Experiencing Nonhuman Spaces: Between Description and Narration
Cultural, Social, and Political Thought Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers
University of Victoria – Coast Salish and Straits Salish Territories
May 5th to 7th
Do I dare
Disturb the universe?
In a minute there is time
For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.
—T. S. Eliot, “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock”
The Cultural, Social, and Political Thought (CSPT) program at the University of Victoria (UVic) is pleased to announce its annual interdisciplinary graduate student conference, Indeterminacy: un\knowing a body in space.
EXTENDED DEADLINE! New deadline is January 12, 2017.
19th Annual Graduate Student Conference
March 2-4, 2017
Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
Deadline for submission of abstracts: January 12, 2017
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Andrew Culp (University of Texas, Dallas) and Dr. Nandita Mellamphy (Western University)
Presented by the Graduate Programs in Comparative Literature, Hispanic Studies, and Theory & Criticism
Western University invites you to take up the topic: Toxic/cities
CALL FOR PAPERS
Spiral Film and Philosophy Conference: “Love and Death”
May 12-13, 2017
The modern fact is that we no longer believe in this world. We do not even believe in the events which happen to us, love, death, as if they only half concerned us. It is not we who make cinema; it is the world which looks to us like a bad film.