category: twentieth century and beyond

NeMLA 20th Century Irish Women Writers<break>Abstracts Due 9/30/11

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Foley O'Connor
contact email: 
lizfoley@gmail.com

This panel will explore what Eavan Boland has termed Irish women’s ‘adventure of powerlessness’ in Irish fiction.

Australian and New Zealand Bildungsromans (NeMLA 3/15-18/12; 9/30/11

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
abelee@ncc.edu

Session at NeMLA 2012
March 15-18; Rochester, New York
Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Egan

Australian and New Zealand Bildungsromans

[Update] CFP: Dany Laferrière: Essays on His Work

full name / name of organization: 
Guernica Editions
contact email: 
lee.bessette@gmail.com

Guernica Editions is planning to publish a collection of essays on Haitian-Canadian author Dany Laferrière as part of their “Writers Series” in early 2013.

[UPDATE] The Apocalypse in Literature and Film - October 1, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
_LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory_
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

Literary Magazine Accepting Poetry, Short Stories, and Creative Non-fiction for Upcoming Publication

full name / name of organization: 
A Few Lines Magazine
contact email: 
JFoster.Editor@gmail.com

Website: www.afewlinesmagazine.com

Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Symposium 11/13-11/16

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Jewish American Literature
contact email: 
hlevitsk@lmu.edu

Seeking papers on any aspect of Jewish American and Holocaust Literature for the 16th Annual JAHLit Symposium at the landmark Betsy Hotel in South Beach, Florida.

[UPDATE] Deadline reminder. CFP: Aldous Huxley: Fifty Years After (NeMLA 2012; abstracts due 9/30/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Harrison/SUNY Geneseo
contact email: 
harrison@geneseo.edu

2012 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Aldous Huxley's final novel, _Island_ (1962), and 2013 will observe the half-century since his death.

[UPDATE] Race, Class, and Sentimentalism in the 20th Century - NeMLA

full name / name of organization: 
Jenn Williamson / Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jwilliamson@unc.edu

As African American men and women began to appropriate sentimental tropes and the sentimental novel form in the nineteenth-century, they argued for their humanity and alignment with social norms while

“Langston Hughes and the U.S. South” (03/28/12-03/31/12)

full name / name of organization: 
The Langston Hughes Society (College Language Association Convention in Atlanta, GA)
contact email: 
sharon.jones@wright.edu

The Langston Hughes Society welcomes papers that explore the connections between Langston Hughes and the U.S. South.

Tarot at PCA/ACA Conference in Boston, 11-14 April 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Association Conference
contact email: 
augeremily@gmail.com

The Tarot area is looking for submissions for the 2012 PCA/ACA conference in Boston (11-14 April 2012). Possible topics may include, but are not limited to:

-Tarot and art history

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