category: theory

Translation & Revolution: 9th International Colloquium on Translation Studies in Portugal

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic University of Portugal - Lisbon
contact email: 
sonia.pereira@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

translation & revolution
9th International Colloquium on Translation Studies in Portugal
22-23 october 2015

For a Materialist Psychoanalysis, University of Warwick (UK), May 8,9, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Katz and Christian Smith / University of Warwick
contact email: 
d.katz@warwick.ac.uk; chistian.smith@warwick.ac.uk

The purpose of this conference is to consider the usefulness of psychoanalysis for political critique, as well as politically-oriented frameworks for reading cultural phenomena.

Call for Submission: East Asian Journal of Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
East Asian Journal of Popular Culture
contact email: 
eajpopculture@gmail.com

The East Asian Journal of Popular Culture (Intellect Press) is looking for general papers for its 2:3 edition.

[Extended Deadline: December 10]: Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB's English Department
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our fourteenth annual conference, “Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800,” to

*Dec 1st deadline* - Pynchon Week - June 8-12 2015, Athens, Greece

full name / name of organization: 
International Pynchon Week 2015 - Pynchon on the Edge
contact email: 
ipw2015athens@gmail.com

Just under 2 weeks to the deadline...

The Alchemical Landscape: Counterculture, Occulture and the Geographic Turn

full name / name of organization: 
Cambridge University Counterculture Research Group
contact email: 
thealchemicallandscape@gmail.com

Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge
23rd March 2015

[UPDATE] CfP: Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

full name / name of organization: 
IMEMS, Aberystwyth University & Bangor University, UK
contact email: 
travelandconflict@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor

Trans- and Trance 17th Annual Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Western University
contact email: 
swarre8@uwo.ca

(((Trans- & Trance)))

17th Annual Graduate Student Conference | Western University, Canada

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures | Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism

Fat Studies Panel for Graduate Conference, "Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place," 04/03/15 (Deadline: 02/9/15)

full name / name of organization: 
UTA English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
sshelton@uta.edu

Conference 4/3/15 in Arlington, Texas; Submission Deadline 2/9/15

The UT Arlington English Graduate Student Association is holding its 3rd Annual UTA English Graduate Conference on April 3, 2015 with the theme “Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place.” (For the full conference CFP, see the end of this post or http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/59249). We are also accepting submissions specifically for a Fat Studies panel that will explore the larger conference theme through the lens of Fat Studies.

Space and place are both ideas central to Fat Studies. What space is the fat body allowed in an able/thin-centric society? How does the fat body move within, blur, and/or break down such boundaries? What are the “crossroads of circumstance” where the fat body is placed in past and contemporary society? How are such issues entrenched, expressed, explored, and/or exploded through literature or writing? How does the fat body navigate the physical spaces and places on a college campus or within the classroom? Such questions are merely jumping off points; we welcome all topics that explore the intersection of Fat Studies with literature, composition, and/or pedagogy.

“The Right to Be Monstrous: Disability and Illness in the Gothic” Special Session

full name / name of organization: 
NASSR 2015: Romanticism and Rights
contact email: 
nassr15@umanitoba.ca

Deadline: January 17th
North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
Winnipeg, Manitoba, August 13 to 16, 2015
http://nassr2015.wordpress.com/cfp/

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