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Call for Open Journal Editors

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Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 8:26am
Open Journal Central (http://ojcentral.com)

OJCentral is a professional publisher specialised in Open Access Journal online publishing, from setup, hosting, management, and indexing, to backup, support and maintenance.

OJCentral strongly believes in sharing and global exchange of knowledge. All the content of OJCentral's journals will be made immediately available to the public freely once published.

Our mission is to produce high quality and high impact peer-reviewed, online open access journals. All submissions will go through a professional, efficient, and fast review process run by leading experts in the area.

Writing Religion: BSECS Roundtable 3rd-5th January 2013, Oxford UK

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Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 4:41am
British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies

Writing Religion: Religious Purpose in Eighteenth Century Literature

British Society of Eighteenth Century Studies Annual Conference
3rd-5th January 2013, St Hugh's College Oxford

The 5th Christina Conference on Gender Studies: Feminist Thought - Politics of Concepts

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Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 2:00am
University of Helsinki / Gender Studies

The 5th Christina Conference on Gender Studies focuses on the role of concepts in feminist thought. Concepts are crucial in all research, and also often deeply political, as feminist scholarship creates and circulates conceptual innovations which transform social realities transnationally. Concepts such as "gender" and "queer" have already showed their transformational power.

[UPDATE] Cinephilia/Cinephobia: New Mediations of Desire and Disgust

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 10:00pm
University of Pittsburgh Film Studies Graduate Student Organization (FSGSO)

Cinephilia/Cinephobia: New Mediations of Desire and Disgust
University of Pittsburgh, November 9-11, 2012
Hosted by the Film Studies Graduate Student Organization (FSGSO)
Deadline: September 5, 2012

Keynote by Christian Keathley, Professor of Film and Media Culture at Middlebury College. Keathley is author of Cinephilia and History, or The Wind in the Trees (Indiana University Press, 2006), and currently at work on a book titled The Mystery of Otto Preminger, under contract with IU Press.

Teaching How We Read Now (abstract due 9/4/12)

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 4:23pm
NeMLA Boston, March 21-24, 2013

Call for Papers

Teaching How We Read Now

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts
Host Institution: Tufts University

The Age of Lovecraft: Cosmic Horror, Posthumanism, and Popular Culture

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 4:06pm
Carl Sederholm / Brigham Young University

Call for Proposals: The Age of Lovecraft: Cosmic Horror, Posthumanism, and Popular Culture

Editors: Carl Sederholm csederholm@byu.edu and Jeffrey Weinstock Jeffrey.Weinstock@cmich.edu

250 word proposals are sought for chapter contributions to an edited scholarly collection on H. P. Lovecraft and his place in 21st century literature, film, media, and popular culture.

Novel Experiments (ASECS Cleveland, 4-7 April 2013) Deadline 9/15/12

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 2:58pm
Stephanie Insley Hershinow, Rutgers Center for Cultural Analysis and Baruch College, CUNY

Samuel Johnson may have been wrong about the staying power of Tristram Shandy, but it is nevertheless clear that some of the eighteenth century's oddest works didn't "do long."

[UPDATE] Ecomasculinities (deadline extended)

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 12:56pm
Michael G. Cornelius / Wilson College

Call for papers

Ecomasculinities

Editors: Michael G. Cornelius, Ph.D.
John Elia, Ph.D.
Larry T. Shillock, Ph.D.

A scholarly treatment of the issue of Ecomasculinities is currently being compiled.

Warscapes magazine call for writers, artists and reviewers

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 8:52am
Warscapes magazine

Warscapes is an independent online magazine that provides a lens into current conflicts across the world. Warscapes publishes fiction, non-fiction, poetry, interviews, book and film reviews, photo-essays and retrospectives of war literature from the past fifty years. It is being read in 170 countries! Apart from showcasing great writing from war-torn areas, the magazine is a tool for understanding complex political crises in various regions and serves as an alternative to compromised representations of those issues. www.warscapes.com

Call for Submissions, American, British and Canadian Studies Journal

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Monday, August 20, 2012 - 6:53am
Academic Anglophone Society of Romania

Call for Papers

ABC Journal, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, is now accepting submissions for its December 2012 issue, an open-theme edition featuring our usual selection of critical-creative multidisciplinary work. We invite contributions in the form of articles, essays, interviews, book reviews, conference presentations and project outlines that seek to take Anglophone studies to a new level of enquiry across disciplinary boundaries.

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