category: theory

The Itinerant Document: Between Capture, Display, and Resistance (ACLA 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
César Barros / SUNY New Paltz
contact email: 
barrosc@newpaltz.edu or mdonosomacaya@bmcc.cuny.edu

[UPDATE} MAY 27-30, 2016 Divergent Depictions: Alternative Representational Subjectivities in Contemporary Latin American Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Latin American Studies Association
contact email: 
agonzale@stfx.ca; sandra.navarro@wne.edu

Divergent Depictions:
Alternative Representational Subjectivities in Contemporary Latin American Cinema

“Transatlantic Eighteenth-Century Women (Aphra Behn Society for Women in the Arts)" ASECS 2016 (3/31-4/3) Abstracts due 9/14

full name / name of organization: 
Misty Krueger / American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
misty.krueger@maine.edu

This ASECS panel, sponsored by the Aphra Behn Society, addresses writings by or about long eighteenth-century women who have crossed the Atlantic Ocean.

theory: Critical methods for Literary book Reviews for journalistic purposes

full name / name of organization: 
norah alsaeed
contact email: 
nora.h.alsaeid@ju.edu.sa

Reviewing a literary book is a form of literary criticism which is based on analyzing, criticing, and summarizing a book in a way that will be simple to understand the content, merit, or style for tho

Interactions CFP 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Ege University, Depts. of British and American Studies
contact email: 
sebnemtoplu@hotmail.com

INTERACTIONS
Journal

Annual deadline : October 15

Divergent Depictions: Alternative Representational Subjectivities in Contemporary Latin American Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Latin American Studies Association (LASA - 2016) New York
contact email: 
agonzale@stfx.ca; sandra.navarro@wne.edu

The representation of individual and communities in film have been consistently informed and transformed by cultural and institutional values throughout Latin American cinema’s history.

ICLA 2016 - CFP: Theory in Love (group session 17327)

full name / name of organization: 
Brendon Wocke
contact email: 
brendon.wocke@gmail.com

This panel concerns theory speaking in terms of love, seeking to establish the relationship between “ l’âmour” and theory.

Asylums, Pathologies and the Themes of Madness: Patrick McGrath and his Gothic Contemporaries, January 16th, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Stirling
contact email: 
m.r.foley@stir.ac.uk

A one-day symposium

Saturday 16th January 2016

Keynote Event

Seminar: Defining Nature

full name / name of organization: 
Sewanee Medieval Colloquium
contact email: 
medievalcolloquium@sewanee.edu

Nature, according to the critic Raymond Williams, is quite possibly “the most complex word in the language.” This seminar explores how these complexities were imagined by late medieval writers and artists, those who set out, alternately, to define, describe, or (in some cases) defend nature.

The Afterlives of Nineteenth-Century Medicine (March 10-13, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
INCS 2016 (Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies)
contact email: 
rablumen@iuk.edu and dlelekis@fit.edu

From sympathetic contagion to animal magnetism, nervous physiology to cell theory and germ theory, nineteenth-century medical theory and practice imagined human embodiment in open relation to the envi

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