category: travel writing

"FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE” University of Valencia (Spain) Dec. 12-14, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

Writing in 1899, Frederick Dolman argued in an article titled “Four-Footed Actors: About Some Well-Known Animals that Appear in the London and Provincial Stage” that the “growth of variety theat

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension: George Perkins Marsh (Hoboken, NJ)

full name / name of organization: 
Stevens Institute of Technology
contact email: 
rhammerm@stevens.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS UPDATE:
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken NJ.
George Perkins Marsh: An American for all Seasons.

Please note the following changes to our conference scheduling:

CFP: Romantic Voyagers - Voyaging Romantics, 29-30 September 2012, Wellington NZ

full name / name of organization: 
Victoria University of Wellington and the Alexander Turnbull Library
contact email: 
Heidi.Thomson@vuw.ac.nz

We invite proposals for 20-minute papers on all aspects of Romantic voyaging, the period, its context and its authors. Papers which address the larger issues of ‘voyaging’ will be welcome too.

[UPDATE] (M)other Nature? Inscriptions, Locations, Revolutions - 31 May - 2 June 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest
contact email: 
litcultstbucharest@gmail.com

The English Department of the University of Bucharest invites proposals for the Literature and Cultural Studies section of its 14th Annual Conference:

UPDATE Moving Modernisms Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
info@movingmodernisms.org

Conference Schedule Announced:

Visit www.movingmodernisms.org for more information and registration.

Undercover America at MLA 2013 (3-6 January, Boston)

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Fisher
contact email: 
lrf243@nyu.edu

This panel examines the methodology and genre of the undercover narrative in U.S. literature.

CFP on Charles Bowden for the 2012 Western Literature Association Conference, Lubbock, TX (November 7-10, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
D. Seth Horton
contact email: 
dshorton@umd.edu

We are accepting proposals for a panel or panels on Charles Bowden for the 2012 Western Literature Association Conference in Lubbock, Texas (November 7-10).

Reimagining the political geography of place and space

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

In the coming issue we wish to focus on political geographies, as well as artistic interventions in, and reimaginations of, such geographies.

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 24TH] Extending Spaces, Community Places: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue (March 10th, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
West Virginia University, English Graduate Student Organization Colloquium
contact email: 
yhammond@mix.wvu.edu acalis@mix.wvu.edu Johnson.joshua.p@mix.wvu.edu

Extending Spaces, Community Places: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue

Saturday, March 10th, 2010
West Virginia University

[UPDATE] Native American Literature Session at the South Central MLA Conference San Antonio: 11/8/2012-11/10/2012

full name / name of organization: 
South Central College English Association- submission deadline: March15, 2012
contact email: 
trever.holland@okstate.edu

South Central Modern Language Association is accepting 250-500 word abstract/proposals for its session on Native American Literature.

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