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Craft Critique Culture: (Mis)Leading (April 4-5, 2014: Iowa City, Iowa)

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 10:33am
Annmarie Steffes/Miriam Janechek (University of Iowa)

14th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Student Conference: Mis(Leading)

Craft Critique Culture is an interdisciplinary conference focusing on the intersections among critical and creative approaches to writing both within and beyond the academy. We invite the submission of critical, theoretical, and original creative work in a variety of media and across the humanities, sciences, and legal disciplines. In the past, submissions have included not only traditional scholarly papers but also film, video, music, writing, visual art and artists' books, and performance.

ACLA CFP: Queered by Capital: Rethinking Globalization and Temporality (March 20-23, 2014)

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 5:54am
Roopika Risam

Questions of temporality have preoccupied postcolonial studies, from how we periodize the "postcolonial" as Kwame Anthony Appiah raises, to how we perceive time in relationship to persistent colonial structures as Ann Laura Stoler proposes, to Dipesh Chakrabarty's prescription to reconsider the relationship between time and linear histories.

Scottish Literature at CEA 2014, March 27-29

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Monday, October 7, 2013 - 6:00pm
2014 College English Association Conference

Call for Papers: Scottish Literature at CEA 2014
March 27-29, 2014 | Baltimore, Maryland

Hyatt Regency
300 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-528-1234

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Scottish literature for our 45th annual conference.

While we welcome essays pertaining to any area of Scottish literature, we are particularly interested in explorations of "horizons" in Scottish literature and culture, including rhetorical studies, books, films, digital texts, and other media.

Irish Literature at CEA 2014, March 27-29

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Monday, October 7, 2013 - 5:58pm
2014 College English Association Conference

Call for Papers: Irish Literature at CEA 2014
March 27-29, 2014 | Baltimore, Maryland

Hyatt Regency
300 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-528-1234

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Irish literature for our 45th annual conference.

While we welcome essays pertaining to any area of Irish literature, we are particularly interested in explorations of "horizons" in Irish literature and culture, including rhetorical studies, books, films, digital texts, and other media.

Tennyson Essay Prize: Deadline July 31, 2014

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Monday, October 7, 2013 - 9:12am
Tennyson Research Bulletin

A prize of £500 is offered for the best essay on any aspect of Tennyson's life and work, received by the Tennyson Publications Board by 31 July 2014. Essays should be no longer than 5000 words.
The competition is open to all, but entries from persons under the age of 35 will be especially welcomed.
The winning entry will be published in a future edition of the Tennyson Research Bulletin.

RULES OF THE COMPETITION

[UPDATE] - Atlantic World Foodways CFP Due October 16 - CONFERENCE DATE Jan. 30 - Feb, 2, 2014

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Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 8:29pm
Atlantic World Research Network and Quaintance-Weaver

Call for Papers—UPDATED DUE DATE OCTOBER 16
Atlantic World Foodways:
The Carolina Lowcountry, Africa, Italy, and Spain
An International, Interdisciplinary Conference Featuring Scholars and Chefs
Presented by the Atlantic World Research Network and Quaintance-Weaver
http://www.uncg.edu/eng/awrn/
January 30-February 2, 2014
The Proximity and O.Henry Hotels, Greensboro, NC
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Elliott University Center

Sound+ Conference Call For Posters, March 28-29, 2014

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Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 6:59pm
University of Maryland, College Park

Call for Posters:

Jonathan Sterne has written, "Sound studies should be a central meeting place where sonic imaginations go to be challenged, nurtured, refreshed and transformed." Sound+ offers a space to pursue this goal among other individuals who are interested in exploring this exciting and emergent field of study. In addition to the work of our invited speakers during our conference, Sound+ would like to extend this meeting place to researchers across disciplines.

Special Panel Session: "Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries" (21-22 March 2014)

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Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 11:12am
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group (ECSG) & Nineteenth-Century Forum (NCF), University of Michigan—Ann Arbor

Call for Papers
Special Panel Session: "Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries"
"The Economy of Scales" Graduate Conference
Hosted by the Eighteenth-Century Studies Group (ECSG) & Nineteenth-Century Forum (NCF), University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
March 21-22, 2014

"Remix the Conference" University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

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Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 7:42pm
Free-Exchange Committee, Graduate Department of English, University of Calgary

"It's the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen..." – R. Kelly, "Ignition"

"It's taking little pieces from here, adding it to little pieces from there—as many different disparate elements as you can find—and make something totally new out of it." – DJ Shadow

Annual Dickens Society Symposium, 8-10 July 2014

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Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 5:30pm
The Dickens Society

Call for Papers: « Dickensian Landscapes »
19th Annual Dickens Society Symposium, 8-10 July 2014
Domaine de Sagnes, Béziers (Languedoc-Roussillon), France

Organisers:

Marie-Amélie Coste (Lycée Jules Ferry) ; Christine Huguet (Université Lille III) ; Nathalie Vanfasse (Aix-Marseille Université) ; Paul Vita (Saint Louis University, Madrid)

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