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International Journal of Engineering (IJE)

Thursday, March 18, 2010 - 6:15am
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Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)
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International Journal of Engineering (IJE) is devoted in assimilating publications that document development and research results within the broad spectrum of subfields in the engineering sciences. The journal intends to disseminate knowledge in the various disciplines of the engineering field from theoretical, practical and analytical research to physical implications and theoretical or quantitative discussion intended for both academic and industrial progress.

Our intended audiences comprises of scientists, researchers, mathematicians, practicing engineers, among others working in Engineering and welcome them to exchange and share their expertise in their particular disciplines. We also encourage articles, interdisciplinary in nature.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension to 5/1/10

Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 11:27am
full name / name of organization: 
Anne DeLong/Curt Herr/The Journal of Dracula Studies

[UPDATE- Deadline Extension] The Journal of Dracula Studies (due 5/1/10)
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Anne DeLong/Curt Herr/Kutztown University
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We invite manuscripts of scholarly articles (4000-6000 words) on any of the following: Bram Stoker, the novel Dracula, the historical Dracula, the vampire in folklore, fiction, film, popular culture, and related topics.

[UPDATE] All Topics: journal issue (The AnaChronisT, 3/31/2010)

Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 10:38am
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The AnaChronisT
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Due to the difficulty and postal delay in sending and receiving hard copies, The AnaChronisT editors have decided to extend the deadline of submissions by two weeks. Hard copy waivers are possible, so new submissions are also admissible.

Below, please find the original CFP with the updated deadline.

The AnaChronisT journal invites research papers, interviews, and book reviews on literatures in English for its next issue, to be published in 2010. Papers are to be sent to The AnaChronisT (Department of English Studies, Eötvös Loránd University, H–1088 Budapest, Rákóczi út 5.) by Tuesday, 31 March 2010.

NEMLA call for proposals (April 22, 2010)

Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 8:22am
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North East Modern Languages Association
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Northeast Modern Language Association
2011 Annual Convention
New Brunswick, NJ April 7-10


Convenient by train to Newark Airport and New York City, Rutgers University is welcoming NeMLA to this beautiful university town. NeMLA's annual convention features more than 350 sessions, representing all subject areas of the modern languages and literatures, covering a broad spectrum of scholarship and advancing innovative approaches to teaching.

CFP: Journal of European Popular Culture (4/2/2010; 7/30/2010)

Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 5:09am
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Journal of European Popular Culture - Intellect


This lively peer-reviewed journal seeks excellent submissions on all aspects of European cultural and creative activity.

The journal is interested in contemporary practices, but also in historical, contextual, biographical or theoretical analyses relating to past cultural activities in Europe.

Papers can also relate to European influences beyond Europe.

Papers or exploratory critical or creative pieces relating to European media, literature and the writing arts, film, music, new media, art and design, architecture, drama and dance or fine art are all very welcome.

Closing date: 2nd April 2010 (aiming for mid-year publication)

Earlier submission encouraged.

CFP for PAMLA: Romance and Colonial Conflicts in Pacific Rim Literature by Women

Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 12:14am
full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Thomas, UC San Diego
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The 2010 PAMLA (Pacific Ancient Modern Language Association) conference is to be held at Chaminade University in Honolulu, Hawaii, on November 13-14, 2010 (that's a Saturday and Sunday). The Southern California Society for the Study of American Women Writers (an affiliated organization with PAMLA) is seeking papers from anyone (not just SCSSAWW members) on early to nineteenth-century American women writers who have in some way engaged with romantic aspects/depictions of colonialism in the Pacific Rim. We're treating the Pacific Rim quite broadly to include any nation or territory that borders the Pacific Ocean, and the deadline to submit abstracts to is April 5, 2010.

Interdisciplinary Conventions: Literature and Philosophy, PAMLA 2010 (deadline April 5)

Sunday, March 14, 2010 - 8:27pm
full name / name of organization: 
Jonathan Lee, UC Riverside
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This special session at PAMLA 2010 will investigate the soft boundary between Literature and Philosophy by probing how the narrative conventions of the two forms use language to construct significance(s). In what ways do the vocabulary, contexts, connotations, and purposes of these forms converge and/or diverge? How can we stimulate a productive conversation between them?

All manner of approaches and topics are welcome. Presenters may perform close readings of philosophical or literary texts or may engage exclusively with philosophy or literary theory.

LITERA (Journal of Western Languages and Literatures) - deadline: 1 September 2010

Sunday, March 14, 2010 - 12:03pm
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Istanbul University, Faculty of Letters, Department of Western Languages and Literatures (Turkey)

LITERA, Journal of Western Languages and Literatures, is a peer-reviewed journal published biannually by the Faculty of Letters of Istanbul University. It was founded in 1954 as an annual and multilingual publication of the Department of Western Languages and Literatures at Istanbul University. After a long interval LITERA appeared as a refereed journal in 2004 with the publication of its 16th issue. As a biannual journal, LITERA features academic articles in English and Turkish in the fields of literature, arts and culture in general. Multidisciplinary approaches that focus on or include discussions of non-Western literatures and cultures are also encouraged.

[UPDATE] CFP: Politics, Ethics, and the New Formalisms, April 23-24 2010; DEADLINE EXTENDED March 18 2010

Saturday, March 13, 2010 - 5:16pm
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British Modernities Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Call for Papers

Politics, Ethics, and the New Formalisms
April 23-24, 2010
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The British Modernities Group, in conjunction with the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory and the departments of English, Philosophy, and Art History, and with support from the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, invites submissions from diverse disciplinary backgrounds and methodological orientations for our annual graduate student conference, this year themed "Politics, Ethics, and the New Formalisms."

UPDATE: A River Runs Through Us: Exploring the Poetics of Place

Saturday, March 13, 2010 - 8:19am
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EAPSU / English Association of the Pennsylvania State Universities
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Exploring the Poetics of Place
Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, PA
Inspired by the host university's setting on the banks of the Susquehanna River, between the Alleghenies and Appalachians, the 2010 EAPSU conference theme "A River Runs through Us" invites exploration of the possibilities and permutations of place and its representations wherever we live.
Topics/Subjects may include, but are not limited to:    
Landscape, Memory, and Identity
Ecologies of Place
Globalization & Natural Resources
Rivers & the Human Spirit
Rhetorics of Environmentalism
Watersheds & Boundaries
Literature of Exploration:

[UPDATE] Deadline extended for the 3rd Annual Critical Voices Conference April 15-16, 2010

Friday, March 12, 2010 - 4:04pm
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Graduate Students in English Association

The deadline for the 3rd Annual Critical Voices Conference has been extended to March 26th 2010!

Hosted by the Graduate Students in English Association, the UNT Critical Voices Conference is organized to meet the needs of advanced undergraduates, graduate students and new professionals. The conference welcomes academics of all levels for a weekend of intellectual debate, cultural experiences, and networking.

Literature and the Sacred (deadline for abstracts: June 30th; conference: October 14–16th, 2010)

Friday, March 12, 2010 - 2:30pm
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Literature and Belief, a semiannual publication of the Center for the Studies of Christian Values in Literature, Brigham Young University

The conference will include sessions on Literature, the Sacred, and Texts; Literature, the Sacred, and the Environment; and Literature, the Sacred, and Philosophy. Within this context both literature and the sacred are defined quite broadly, and presentations on any topic, theme, or perspective within those general categories are welcome. Participants are also encouraged to propose their own category-specific sessions if necessary.

The conference will be held Thursday, October 14th, through Saturday, October 16th, at the Museum of Art at Brigham Young University.