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Makurdi Journal of Communication Research (MJCR)

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 3:38pm
Communication Research Circle (CRC), Makurdi, Nigeria

The Makurdi Journal of Communication Research (MJCR) is a refereed biannual International Journal (located in Makurdi, Nigeria in the department of Mass Communication, Benue State University) that publishes original papers on human communication research, theory and practice. Interdisciplinary or specialist papers are also welcome. All submissions to the MJCR should be empirical. Submissions are solicited for the next edition of the journal which is due Late June, 2013.

Deadline for submission is April 5th 2013

"Feminism and Nationalism": The Case of South Asian Women

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 11:02am
MLA (Modern Language Association) 2014 Convention, Chicago

Do women and men have equal opportunities for agency within nationalist movements? Seeking proposals for a roundtable on the creation of the nation-state and the role of women in South Asia. Please send an abstract of 250 and a short bio by 15 March.

Studia Europaea: Ethics of International Relations

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 9:23am
Faculty of European Studies, Babeş-Bolyai University

Academic journal Studia Europaea is pleased to invite submissions for upcoming issue: Ethics of International Relations.
Deadline for Submission: 1st of May 2013

Since 1996, the academic journal Studia Europaea, issued by the Faculty of European Studies within Babeş-Bolyai University, has been representing an open arena for promoting research endeavours. By launching the Call for Papers, Studia Europaea welcomes to receive articles that will be grouped in six sections: International organizations and the meaning of "progress"; Peace and human security; Citizenship, otherness and migration; Ethics of sustainable development; Gender in global politics; and Varia.

Postcolonial Studies in the Public Sphere, 17th May 2013.

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 8:56am
Postcolonial-Public

An AHRC funded project in association with Durham University & Queen's University Belfast

'Postcolonial Studies in the Public Sphere' is an innovative training event on public engagement and Postcolonial Studies. It brings together researchers working in the field of Postcolonial Studies and individuals and organizations involved in a wide range of political, cultural, and community oriented endeavours outside of the academy. This interactive colloquium is aimed at Early Career Researchers and Postgraduate Researchers, whose research is situated within the field of Postcolonial Studies or shares its interests.

[Deadline Extended] Worlds Between: Exploring the Borders, Boundaries, and Gaps that Divide and Bind

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 3:12am
Sigma Tau Delta, Iota Chi Chapter / California State University, Northridge

"Worlds Between: Exploring the Borders, Boundaries, and Gaps that Divide and Bind"

Saturday, April 27, 2013
California State University, Northridge
Graduate Conference
"Between two worlds life hovers like a star, twixt night and morn, upon the horizon's verge." – Lord Byron

This conference is interested in exploring the concept of the spaces between – genres, cultures, times, people, movements, nations – the possibilities are endless. How do these spaces confine? How do they enable? What moves between? What exists within?

Call for articles

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 1:44am
International Journal of Communication and Health

The International Journal of Communication and Health is an on-line peer-reviewed journal interested in any aspect related to health communication. The International Journal of Communication and Health is ready to receive manuscripts on all aspects concerning health communication, particularly those of international relevance.

Contribution exploring any context of health communication are welcomed. The journal welcomes high-quality research and analyses from diverse theoretical and methodological approaches from all fields of communication, media, and health.

MLA 2014 Special Session: Why Rancière is important? (Abstract deadline March 15, 2013)

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 12:31am
Haythem Guesmi

This special session seeks submissions that discuss themes of vulnerability, resistance and social change in Jacques Rancière's work. Approaches from various disciplines across the humanities and social sciences are welcomed.
Please submit a 300-word abstract for a 20-minute presentation along with a 1-2 page C.V. to Haythem Guesmi (h.guesmi@umontreal.ca) by March 15, 2013.
Please note that this CFP is for a proposed, not a guaranteed, special session for the 2014 annual MLA convention. It is contingent on approval by the MLA Program Committee (which will make its decisions after April 1). All prospective presenters must be current MLA members by no later than 7 April 2012.

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