Keynote: Dr. Nicole Shukin, University of Victoria
world literatures and indigenous studies
19th Annual Graduate Student Conference
March 2-4, 2017
Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
Deadline for submission of abstracts: December 2, 2017
Presented by the Graduate Programs in Comparative Literature, Hispanic Studies, and Theory & Criticism
Western University invites you to take up the topic: Toxic/cities
at the 19th Annual Graduate Student Conference, to be held from March 2-4, 2017 in London, Ontario, Canada.
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment Biennial Conference - Detroit, MI June 21-24,2017
(Im)mobility and Violence
14th Annual Université de Montréal English Graduate Conference March 16-17, 2017
Call for Papers, African Literature Association Conference at Yale University in June 14-17, 2017:
A Creative Writing Panel
This panel invites writers of poetry and fiction to submit a selection of their creative work. The creative work presented should engage with both the formal concerns of genre and the connections between identity and the diaspora. Poets and writers who have pieces that experiment with and merge creative and critical examinations of a) the politics of identity in the diaspora, b) popular arts and aesthetics, or c) any of the main topics of this year’s conference are encouraged to submit their work.
Approaches to Teaching the Work of Edwidge Danticat
Suchismita Banerjee, Marvin E. Hobson, Danny Hoey, and Celucien L. Joseph (editors)
Extended Deadline: Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Brave New World: Revisiting Globalization in Literature and Culture
A Multidisciplinary Graduate Conference hosted by the English Department of McGill University
Montréal, February 17-19, 2017
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Dec. 30, 2016
Please note: the deadline for the submission of abstracts is extended until February 5, 2017.
Harvard–Brown Chiasmi Conference of Italian Studies
April 7-8, 2017
Keynote Speaker: Professor Marco Arnaudo (Indiana University Bloomington)
We invite papers for a graduate student conference on play in the Italian tradition to be held at Harvard University on April 7-8, 2017.
Migrations and Contacts in the French and Francophone World
The LSU Department of French Studies
The 11th Annual Graduate Student Association Conference
Call for Papers
The goal of this conference will be to address two phenomena, contact (that is to say, the meeting between cultures and/or languages in a given space or era) and migration, and how they have had an influence on literature, culture, and language in the French and Francophone world. Some topics to consider:
La sección de español del Departamento de Lenguas y Literaturas de Lehman College en colaboración con la sección de español del Departamento de Lenguas Modernas y Culturas del Fashion Institute of Technology, tienen el honor de invitarlos a participar en el simposio “Representaciones de la moda y el vestido en las literaturas hispánicas” que se llevará a cabo los días 7 y 8 de abril, 2017. El objetivo de nuestro simposio es proponer una reflexión desde diferentes acercamientos teóricos sobre la temática del vestido en las diversas manifestaciones y periodos de las literaturas hispánicas.
La convocatoria está abierta, pero no se limita, a los siguientes temas: