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23rd International Association for World Englishes Conference

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 2:49pm
IAWE
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

This year's conference will be held at the Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines from May 31 to June 2, 2018. The theme is "World Englishes and Multilingual Realities: Evolutions, Interfaces, and Trajectories."

Proposals on any of these sub-themes are most welcome:

  • Creative writing
  • Discourse analysis
  • Englishes in the margins
  • Language development and change
  • Language ecology
  • Language pedagogy
  • Language policy
  • Linguistic landscapes
  • Literary studies
  • Multimodal studies

Paper presentations will have 20 minutes presentation time + 10 minutes Q&A.

Alternative Realities: Myths, Lies, Truths, and Half-Truths

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:55am
Abbes Maazaoui / Lincoln University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania is requesting proposals/abstracts for its sixth international conference, to be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018. The conference’s theme is “Alternative Realities: Myths, Lies, Truths, and Half-Truths.”

This conference is interdisciplinary, and welcomes all academic disciplines including the sciences, the humanities and the social sciences. It encourages presenters to explore how this theme is represented in their own discipline, or how their discipline is affected by it. Topics may include but are not limited to:

Fact and/or fiction; Real, surreal, unreal

Believable, unbelievable

Deception, deceit, manipulation, entertainment

Opaque Media: A Workshop

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:54am
UC Irvine Humanities
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

Opaque Media: A Workshop 

University of California, Irvine

April 6-7, 2018

Keynote Address

Michelle Murphy, University of Toronto

 

Endeavor to Transcend

updated: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 11:56am
Intermountain Graduate Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 19, 2018

Endeavor to Transcend

March 30-31, 2018

 

LOCATION: Rendezvous Suites, REND Building, Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho 

TIMES: Friday, March 30, 9:30 AM - 6:30PM; Saturday, March 31, 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM

 

Sponsored by the English Graduate Student Association at Idaho State University

 

CFP SWPACA 2018 - Television

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:53am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers: Television

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018, Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Proposals for papers and panels are now being accepted for the 39th annual SWPACA conference.  One of the nation’s largest interdisciplinary academic conferences, SWPACA offers nearly 70 subject areas, each typically featuring multiple panels.  

The Television Area Chair invites interested scholars to submit papers on any aspect of television, past or present. Topics include, but are not limited to:

Reminder: LANDSCAPES OF EMOTIONS IN ITALIAN LITERATURE

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:46am
Stefania Porcelli and Luisanna Sardu
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

In light of expanding literary theories contributing to a better understanding of emotions and affects in literary texts, this panel will provide participants with an opportunity to discuss various new and important perspectives on the representation of emotions in Italian literature and art.

Proposals that analyze early modern through contemporary Italian literary production are welcome. We seek papers exploring the manner in which writers convey emotions to their readers, to the literary community of their day and to their society at large.

Scottish Literature and World Literature Panel at CEA 2018

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:46am
Corey E. Andrews, College English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Call for Papers, Scottish Literature and World Literature Panel at CEA 2018

April 5-7, 2018 | St. Petersburg, Florida

Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront

333 1st St South, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33701 | Phone: (727) 894-5000

Literature and Science: The State of the Unions

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:46am
Configurations Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017

 

Call for Papers 

JLS/CONFIGURATIONS “DOUBLE ISSUE” --Part 2!

THE STATE OF THE UNIONS 

What are the relations between literature, science and the arts within our field today? This special double issue marks a unique collaboration between the Journal of Literature and Science and Configurations. The first instalment – JLS 10:1 – was published this year and can be read online. We now invite short papers for the second issue, to be published in Configurations in 2018. 

Trump-Era Horror Book (Last Call for Abstracts)

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:03am
Ulster University, Northern Ireland
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

TitleMake America Hate Again: Trump-Era Horror & the Politics of Fear

Collection Editor: Dr Victoria McCollum (Ulster University)

Deadline for Abstracts: September 30, 2017

Contactv.mccollum@ulster.ac.uk

Publisher: Routledge

Revolution/Revelation in Theatre and Performance

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:03am
Religion and Theatre Focus Group, Association for Theatre in Higher Education
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

CFP:

Revolution/Revelation in Theatre and Performance

Religion and Theatre Focus Group

Association for Theatre in Higher Education Conference

Boston, 2018

 

“You want a revolution? I want a revelation!

So listen to my declaration…”

                --Lin Manuel Miranda, Hamilton