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REMINDER & Deadline Extended: Postcoloniality, Psychoanalysis and Politics NOW!

updated: 
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 12:53am
LACK II October 19-21, 2017 Colorado College (http://sites.coloradocollege.edu/lack2017/)
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 1, 2017

In line with the broader theme of LACK 2, “Psychoanalysis and Politics NOW,” this panel is interested in introducing the “postcolonial question” into the conference’s exploration of “the philosophical, political, and cultural implications of psychoanalytic theory, especially as it relates to the question of contemporary politics.” Also hoping to restart dialogue between the now divorced fields of postcolonial studies and Lacanian psychoanalytic theory, the organizers of this panel are inviting papers addressing how postcolonial and psychoanalysis can come together to interrogate the politics of the global present.

Watermark Journal - Literary Journal for Graduate Student Work - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 02/20/17

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:30pm
California State University, Long Beach
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 20, 2017

Watermark 11 has extended the submission deadline to Monday, Feb. 20th, 2017! We advise all graduate students to participate in this great opportunity to have your work (seminar papers, critical essays, book reviews, etc.) reviewed by a blind, peer-review panel, as well as an opportunity to be published in an academic journal.

2017 Trollope Essay Prize

updated: 
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 5:24pm
University of Kansas
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

For all those who teach Victorian literature to undergraduates or graduate students, please remember the Trollop prize deadline is June 1. 

 

Technoculture Call for Reviews

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
Technoculture: An Online Journal of Technology in Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2999

Technoculture seeks reviews for potential publication, including reviews of critical projects and popular works. Critical projects and popular works may include books, movies, games, apps, art installations, etc. which use technology and are relevant in todays culture.

 We support HTML 5's audio and video tags, though also the use of deprecated tags as necessary for the sake of readers using Internet Explorer.

Suggested pieces include but are not limited to:

Edith Wharton Society Award for Archival Research

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
Edith Wharton Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

The Edith Wharton Society welcomes applications for an award for archival research on Edith Wharton. This award, in the amount of $500, is intended to enable a scholar to conduct research on Edith Wharton’s work at the various archives available (e.g., Wharton’s library at The Mount in Lenox, MA; the Wharton Collection at Yale University’s Beinecke Library; the Wharton papers at the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas, etc). Prospective fellows for the 2016-2017 award are asked to e-mail a research proposal (maximum length 5 single-spaced pages) and a CV by June 30, 2017, with the subject line “EWS Award for Archival Research” to:

Edith Wharton Society Undergraduate Research Prize

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
Edith Wharton Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

In 2014, the Edith Wharton Society launched a prize for undergraduate research on Edith Wharton. We seek critical essays by undergraduates focusing on works by Wharton in all genres. Students at all undergraduate levels are eligible to submit. Papers should be 15 pages maximum. The winning essay will be published on the Edith Wharton Society website and the author will receive an award of $100. Electronic submissions are requested.

Elsa Nettels Prize for a Beginning Scholar

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
Edith Wharton Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

This award, formerly known as the “Edith Wharton Society Prize for a Beginning Scholar” and established in the fall of 2005, recognizes the best unpublished essay on Edith Wharton by a beginning scholar, advanced graduate students, independent scholars, and faculty members who have not held a tenure-track or full-time appointment for more than four years.  The winning and second-place essays will be submitted for review and possible publication to the Editorial Board of the Edith Wharton Review, a peer-reviewed journal indexed in the MLA Bibliography and published by Penn State University Press. The author of the prize-winning essay will receive an award of $250.

NEW DEADLINE- Special Issue of NANO: The Anthropocene

updated: 
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
Kyle Wiggins, Boston University and Brandon Krieg, Westminster College
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 12, 2018

NANO: New American Notes Online

Issue 13 Call for Papers

Due by: January 12, 2018

Special Issue: The Anthropocene

Guest Editors: Kyle Wiggins and Brandon Krieg 

CfP: Performing Identity: The Relationship between Identity and Performance in Literature, Theatre and the Performing Arts, Porto, 28 – 29 April 2017

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
Euroacademia
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Call for Papers for the Panel:

Performing Identity: The Relationship between Identity and Performance in Literature, Theatre and the Performing Arts

As part of 7th Euroacademia International Conference: Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers, Porto, Portugal, 28 – 29 April 2017

Deadline for Paper Proposals: 15th of March 2017

Performing Identity: The Relationship between Identity and Performance in Literature, Theatre and the Performing Arts

 

Panel proposed by Dr. Panayiota Chrysochou, The University of Cyprus

Panel Description

 

CfP 7th International Conference 'Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers', Porto, 28 – 29 April 2017

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Euroacademia
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The 7th International Conference

‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers’

                                           

28– 29 April 2017, Porto, Portugal

 

 

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

 

DEADLINE FOR PAPER PROPOSALS: 15th of March 2017

 

Conference Description

 

Transformation of gender: reflections in legal research and practice

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Gender and Law Turku 2017 : University of Turku
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 10, 2017

The conference calls for different perspectives on how the changing understandings of sex and gender and intersectionality are reflected in law, legal research, legal practices and theories. We welcome both theoretical and legal papers discussing any field of law. Doctoral students and post-doc researchers are encouraged to submit papers. 

Contemporary Media and Politics

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
ANTAE: A Journal for the Interspaces of English Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, July 15, 2017

Contemporary Media and Politics

 

‘There is no name for this: we read this as a truism. What is unnameable here is not some ineffable being that cannot be approached by a name; like God for example. What is unnameable is the play that brings about the nominal effects, the relatively unitary or atomic structures we call names, or chains of substitutions for names. In these, for example, the nominal effect of “difference” is itself involved, carried off, and reinscribed, just as the false beginning or end of a game is still part of the game, a function of the system’

-          Jacques Derrida, “Difference”

‘Brexit means Brexit’

II International Conference “The Discourse of Identity”

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
II International Conference “The Discourse of Identity” University of Santiago de Compostela June 8 - 9, 2017
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 1, 2017

II International Conference “The Discourse of Identity”, University of Santiago de Compostela, June 8 - 9, 2017.

'Echoes of Fascism in Contemporary Culture, Society and Politics'

updated: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Sussex Centre for Culture Studies, University of Sussex
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

SUSSEX CENTRE FOR CULTURAL STUDIES

ANNUAL CONFERENCE FRIDAY MAY 26TH 2017

 

Echoes of Fascism in Contemporary Culture, Politics and Society

 

Keynote speakers include:

Angela Nagle (author of ‘Ireland Under Austerity’ and ‘Kill All Normies’)

Gholam Khiabany (academic and political journalist, author of ‘Blogistan’)

 

 

‘Every age has its own fascism’ – Primo Levi

 

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