The RMMLA Mary Shelley Session welcomes papers on any work or works of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley from her earliest writings during the Romantic Period to those spanning the Victorian Period. Theoretical approaches are especially encouraged. Please submit abstracts of 250-500 words to Stephen Sweat (email@example.com) by March 01, 2012. Applicants will receive acceptance or denial of proposals by March 15.
2012 UCLA Southland Graduate Conference: Art and Accident
June 1, 2012
"Step accidently on your untied shoelace, fall down and you'll understand a thing or two about the theory of literature." --Viktor Shklovsky
CALL FOR PAPERS
George Perkins Marsh: An American for all Seasons
Sponsored by the English Graduate Student Association at the University of South Florida, this interdisciplinary conference seeks presentations relating to considerations of time and/or space, space-time compression, and mapping. We encourage submissions from graduate students and professors from all fields, especially geography; sociology; literature; rhetoric and composition; gender, race, and sexuality studies; disability studies; history; political science; and globalization studies. We invite proposals for complete panels of three or four papers, round table sessions of up to five speakers, as well as individual papers.
Call for papers: Women and Work: panel proposed for Society for the Study of American Women Writers conference, October 10-13, 2012, Denver
Call for Papers
2012 Virginia Humanities Conference
Theme: Children and Childhood in the Humanities
Location: Roanoke College, Virginia
Date: March 23–24, 2012
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2012
Deadline for 200 word abstracts extended to Dec. 14. Conference to be held on Feb. 17, 2012 in Riverside, CA at La Sierra University. Please visit website for details: http://44547.orgsync.com/org/naturesconference/Natures2012cfp
Call for Proposals
The Legacy of Pulp Fiction
Pulp Studies Area
Popular Culture/American Culture Association National Conference
April 11-14 2012
DEC. 22 FOR SUBMITTING TO DATABASE
JAN. 14 FOR SUBMISSION DIRECTLY TO AREA CHAIRS
The Graduate Student Association of the University of Wisconsin-Madison English Department is pleased to invite papers for the 8th annual MadLit conference to be held March 1-3, 2012. This year's theme, "Visual Memory: Mind, Monument, Metaphor" seeks to investigate the role that vision plays in the creation, recollection, and use of memory as well as to challenge the relationship between optic experience and the visual idioms often used to describe these processes.
The deadline for abstracts for Sigma Tau Delta's Spring colloquium has been extended!
We are pleased to host Dr. Judith "Jack" Halberstam at this exciting event. She is Professor of English, American Studies, and Ethnicity and Gender Studies at USC. Halberstam works in the areas of popular, visual, and queer culture with an emphasis on subcultures.
Listed below are suggestions for areas of exploration; topics not included here are welcome and encouraged.