category: travel writing

[UPDATE] CFP: Victorian Travelers*: Women Writing Boundaries DEADLINE EXTENDED March 31 - RMMLA 2012 (Oct. 11-13, Boulder, CO)

full name / name of organization: 
Kimberly Madsen, College of Southern Idaho, English Department
contact email: 
kmadsen@csi.edu

This session invites papers that consider the boundaries - physical, imposed, and imaginary - that Victorian women travelers crossed.

Gullivers Travels- Travel and pop culture. Deadline 14 March 12

full name / name of organization: 
Scott Davis
contact email: 
michael.davis2@mycampus.apus.edu

Looking for information as it pertains Swift's Gullivers Travels and his influence on pop culture and travel writing.

[UPDATE] Call for Submissions: Edited Collection of Essays on the Pre-Tenure Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Marie Furtak
contact email: 
erin.furtak@colorado.edu

Call for Submissions: Edited Collection of Essays on the Pre-Tenure Experience (EXTENDED DEADLINE: Abstracts due April 15th, 2012; submissions due June 1st, 2012)

CFP: "Phantom Asian America" (journal special topic)

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 39 No. 2 (September 2013)
Special Topic "Phantom Asian America"
Deadline for Submissions: January 31, 2013

(un)SAFE: An Interdisciplinary Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program at the University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
un.safe.2012@gmail.com

(un)SAFE an interdisciplinary gender, sexuality, and women’s studies graduate student conference at the University of Pennsylvania December 6th and 7th, 2012 with a keynote address by Lauren Berlant

MLA Special Session: Elements of Genre Creation - Deadline: March 20, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Anna Faktorovich/ Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

MLA Special Session: Elements of Genre Creation

Deadline: March 20, 2012

Queer (In)Security / May 4-5 / Abstracts Due March 15

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Davis
contact email: 
:queermilitarizationsymposium@gmail.com

Please circulate widely.

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Affective Modernism - MSA14 (Las Vegas, NV, Oct 18 - 21, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Cole
contact email: 
rich.cole@ualberta.ca

This panel explores how affective modernism might begin to be understood, with particular attention to the cultural politics of emotion at stake in collective "belonging."

CFP: The Accidental Traveler and Early Modern Utopias - SAMLA Conference 2012, Durham, North Carolina, Nov. 9-11

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Renaissance Conference (SRC) [SAMLA Affiliated Group]
contact email: 
Dan Mills - stephenmills@mail.clayton.edu

Session Title: The Accidental Traveler and Early Modern Utopias

SAMLA Conference 2012, Durham, North Carolina, Nov. 9-11
Southeastern Renaissance Conference (SRC) [Affiliated Group]

CFP: Defining English Identity in Early Modern England - SAMLA Conference 2012, Durham, North Carolina, Nov. 9-11

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Renaissance Conference (SRC) [SAMLA Affiliated Group]
contact email: 
Kerri Allen - klallen@daltonstate.edu

Session Title: "Defining English Identity in Early Modern England"

SAMLA Conference 2012, Durham, North Carolina, Nov. 9-11
Southeastern Renaissance Conference (SRC) [Affiliated Group]

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