Journal of Literature and the Arts.
Call For Papers 2013
ecloga is a B-listed, peer-reviewed journal of literature and the arts published in print and online by postgraduate researchers at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.
Since 2001, ecloga has published outstanding research from all over the world by postgraduates and early-career academics working in the broad field of English Studies.
Seeking abstracts (250 words) and/or critical essays (20-30 pages in length) on works of fiction,poetry,film,television that feature the disaster of Hurricane Katrina within the narrative.
In an era of fast technological growth and transforming art forms
there is an increasing need for educational flexibility by academic
institutions. It is essential to keep in mind that the profile of
higher education in the 21st century is going to be very different to
what it used to be.
What is our role in this changing environment and how do we proceed?
Deliberations on the prevalent trends and the future of education
indicate that "innovation" combined with breakthrough partnerships are
considered keys to the future.
"Good order is the foundation of all good things" Edmund Burke, 1790
This one-day postgraduate conference will question the inherent or constructed hierarchical systems that have informed how we engage with art.
International Conference on PHOTOGRAPHY AND CINEMA: 50 Years of Chris Marker's La Jetée
Lisbon, 27 and 28 November
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Faculty of Social and Human Sciences
Comparative Literature Conference, King's College London
Friday, November 9th, 2012
Keynote Speaker: Stephen Cheeke (University of Bristol)
The International Journal of Welsh Writing in English invites submissions for its first issue, which is going to be published in September 2013 by University of Wales Press.
Professor Roy Foster (Oxford)
Mr Fintan O'Toole (The Irish Times; Princeton)
Dr Emer Nolan (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)
Dr Elaine Byrne (Trinity College, Dublin)
Liz Burns (Firestation Artists' Studios; Troubling Ireland Think Tank)
Gareth Kennedy and Sara Browne (Kennedy Browne)
About the conference
The Future State of Ireland is an interdisciplinary conference examining cultural responses to the economic crash. The conference will provide an opportunity for leading thinkers and practitioners across different disciplines to come together to discuss artists' and citizens' reactions and resilience in times of crisis and austerity.