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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 12:13pm
Veterans Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 4, 2019

We invite scholars at all levels—including students and those out of academia—to cross national, cultural, historical, and disciplinary boundaries to reflect on the theme of “Veteran Identity, Advocacy, and Representation.”

We encourage and are open to a variety of presentation styles, including but not limited to: 

  • Individual Presentations: 75- to 100-word abstract, 250-word proposal 

  • Panel Presentation, with 3 to 4 presenters: 150- to 200-word abstract, 750-word 
proposal including potential panelists 

  • Poster Presentations, by individual or collaborative presenters (1 poster per 
submission): 150- to 200-word abstract 

Georgia Philological Association: May 15, 2020 Meeting and Call for Papers

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 9:05am
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 16, 2020

The fifteenth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 University Parkway, Macon, Georgia on Friday, May 15, 2020. We invite proposals for session topics, panel discussions, and scholarly papers in English on any subjects relating to literature, language, composition, philosophy, history, translation, the general humanities, interdisciplinary studies, and pedagogy. Reading times for individual paper presentations are limited to 15 minutes. Presenters may submit longer or more complex versions (8,000 words maximum) to be considered for publication in the Journal of the Georgia Philological Association.

‘Postcolonial Women’s Writing and Material Religion: New Directions’ special issue of Literature and Theology journal

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 9:56am
Literature and Theology
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Special Issue of Literature and Theology: An International Journal of Religion, Theory and Culture (Oxford Uuniversity Press)

‘Postcolonial women’s writing and material religion: new directions’

Edited by Fiona Darroch and Alison Jasper (expected publication date March 2021)

African American and Native American Women Writers

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 1:52pm
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 3, 2019

African American and Native American Women Writers


SAMLA 2019

Atlanta, GA

Westin Peachtree Plaza

November 15-17


Indigenous Speculative and Science Fiction

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:36pm
Megan Vallowe, Dalton State College
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

This panel welcomes paper proposals for the Southeastern Modern Language Association Conference (Nov. 15-17, 2019) on any aspect of Indigenous science fiction, futurism, or speculative fiction. By June 10th, please submit an abstract of 250 words, a brief bio, and any A/V requests to Dr. Megan Vallowe, Dalton State College, at

For additional conference information, see:

CFP: REG|AC Journal "Indigenous Epistemologies and Artistic Imagination"

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 1:45pm
Prof. Anna Maria Guasch / Art, Globalization, Interculturality / Universitat de Barcelona
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 15, 2019

Journal of Global Studies and Contemporary Art (REG|AC)


Call for Papers

Themed Issue: Indigenous Epistemologies and Artistic Imagination


Guest Editors: Anna Maria Guasch (UB) and Nasheli Jiménez del Val (AGI)



Abstract Submission Deadline: 15 July 2019

Paper Submission Deadline: 31 October 2019



Call for Papers: HyperCultura - issue 8/2019

Monday, May 13, 2019 - 6:28pm
Hyperion University, Bucharest, Romania
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019

We have the pleasure to invite you again to submit articles for our online double-blind peer-reviewed journal, HyperCultura (E-ISSN 2559-2025), 

ExRe(y) 2020 - ExtReme 21: Going Beyond in Post-Millennial North-American Literature and Culture

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 2:33pm
Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Department of American Literature and Culture at Maria Curie-Sklodowska University is pleased to announce the third ExRe(y) conference. A three-day international conference “ExtReme 21: Going Beyond in Post-Millennial North-American Literature and Culture” will be held on June 4-6, 2020 in Lublin, Poland.

We invite proposals for papers and panels that focus on the topic of the (broadly understood) extreme in American and Canadian literature and culture of the last two decades.

Topics may include, but are not limited to, the following: