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[UPDATE] CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 5:39am
The Journal of Supernatural Studies

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 30 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization:
The Journal of Supernatural Studies

contact email:
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

The Supernatural Studies Journal is now accepting proposals for a themed issue on the supernatural in the nineteenth century (due Winter 2014), guest edited by Janine Hatter and Sara Williams.

The Liminal and Unique: Redefining the Eighteenth-Century Canon (ASECS 2014, Williamsburg)

updated: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 12:51pm
Hannah Jorgenson / American Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies

It is easy to point to the giants of the eighteenth-century: Richardson, Fielding, Sterne, Swift, etc. - but what of those in the shadow of these "greater" writers? How do authors such as Sarah Fielding, Charlotte Lennox, and Francis Coventry fit into the tapestry of eighteenth-century writing? All too often these authors are dismissed as "lesser" or at best, "problematic," but upon closer examination, many of them seem to play an important role in understanding the period.

[UPDATE] Banquets and Borders in Language and Literature: Deadline extended to Sept. 27, 2013

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 10:34am
English Graduate Organization, Western Illinois Univesity

CFP: Banquets and Borders in Language and Literature
UPDATE: 250 word abstract due date extended to 27 September, 2013.

The English Graduate Organization (EGO) of Western Illinois University is currently seeking both individual papers and panel proposals for our tenth annual EGO Conference in Macomb, IL on October 25 – October 26. We are interested in the production, consumption and the symbolism of the culinary within and beyond English Studies. Our conference will feature a keynote speech by Dr. David B. Goldstein entitled "Toward a Skeptical Ethics of Eating: Shakespeare, Montaigne, Levinas."

Reminder - CFP - HYPERCULTURA - VOLUME ON 'Identity and Conflict in Cultural and Geo-Political Contexts'

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 3:37am
HYPERCULTURA - BIANNUAL JOURNAL (HYPERION UNIVERSITY, BUCHAREST)

HYPERCULTURA

BIANNUAL JOURNAL

OF THE

DEPARTMENT OF LETTERS AND FOREIGN LANGUAGES
-THE FACULTY OF SOCIAL, HUMANISTIC AND NATURAL SCIENCES-

HYPERION UNIVERSITY
BUCHAREST

INVITES YOU
TO SEND THE FINAL VERSION OF YOUR ARTICLES FOR OUR VOLUME ENTITLED

Identity and Conflict in Cultural and Geo-Political Contexts

The theme:

CFP: Southwest Popular and American Culture Association (Feb 19-22, 2014); Deadline: Nov. 1, 2014

updated: 
Monday, September 2, 2013 - 6:06pm
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association

The Southwest PACA is currently accepting proposals for paper, panel, round table, and special topic presentations for its 35th annual conference, February 19-22, 2014.

The 2014 conference will mark the Southwest PACA's 35th anniversary. This year's conference theme, Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow, encapsulates the association's beginnings as a regional organization and highlights the changes underway today and tomorrow for this international conference—with our new website, new organizational logo, and new E-Journal project!

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

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Monday, September 2, 2013 - 1:44pm
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION
Apollon invites undergraduate students to get published in, review submissions for, or help edit the fourth issue of our peer-reviewed eJournal, Apollon. By publishing superior examples of undergraduate academic work, Apollon highlights the importance of undergraduate research in the humanities. Apollon welcomes submissions that feature image, text, sound, and a variety of presentation platforms in the process of showcasing the many species of undergraduate research.

Word Hoard Issue III Call for Papers: "Pop/Corn"

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Monday, September 2, 2013 - 12:34pm
Word Hoard

At Word Hoard, we like our popcorn just as much as anyone else: tasty, lightweight, and covered with something that might once have been butter, there's no better way to watch a movie than with a bag of popcorn at your side. And yet an unwelcome fact intrudes upon this idyllic scene: airborne diacetyl, the chemical used to manufacture popcorn's artificial butter flavouring, can also cause bronchiolitis obliterans, a condition more lethal than tuberculosis that occurs most frequently in the lungs of microwave popcorn factory workers.

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