Texas Theatre Journal seeks book reviews for its 2018 volume. The journal is primarily interested in research related to the broad geographical, cultural, and historical notion of Texas, but welcomes reviews of any theatre-related book written in the past two years.
The journal's mandate is to offer opportunities to support scholars working in Texas, as well as to feature the work of graduate students whenever possible.
The typical length for featured book reviews is 800 words. Submissions are due Nov. 17, 2017.
Please contact the Book Review Editor, Cason Murphy, directly at firstname.lastname@example.org with queries or submissions.
38th Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures
Faculty and graduate students are invited to submit abstracts for papers dealing with all areas and aspects of Romance Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. Proposals on Film, Popular Culture, Cultural Studies, Creative Writing, Digital Humanities, and Non-canonical approaches to literature are especially welcome.
Individual presentations will be limited to 20 minutes and they will be accepted in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, or Italian. For consideration, please submit an abstract or panel proposal including:
Call for Papers
Diálogos Journal is a non-profit international publication on identity and social justice, based in Toronto, Canada. We are dedicated to fostering inter-cultural exchange of ideas and experiences, aimed at building understanding in Canada and internationally.
With this in mind, we invite you to submit essays and photojournalism for our print issue, which will be published in January 2018. For the upcoming issue, we are looking forward to reading research-based submissions providing insight on a wide range of subjects, such as race, ethnicity, gender, collective memory, migration policies.
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: CACLALS at Congress 2018
University of Regina (Regina, Saskatchewan)
Proposals due 15 January 2018
Gathering Diversities through Contestation and Coalition
In conjunction with the annual Congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, CACLALS (the Canadian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies) will host its annual conference from May 26-28, 2018, at the University of Regina, in Regina, Saskatchewan.
‘Negative Pleasures: The Cinematic Sublime’
Call for Papers
The First International Conference on Twenty-First Century Film Directors
University of Wolverhampton in collaboration with Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton and Redeemer University College, Ontario presents
Gothic, Ghastly, Corporeal and Creaturely: Tim Burton's Curious Bodies
Thursday 15th February 2018 at Light House Media Centre*, Wolverhampton
Keynote: Professor Adam Barkman, Redeemer University College, Ontario
Call for Papers for a Special Topics Panel on
"Literature and the Healing Arts / Literature and Medicine" at the 2018
College English Association (CEA) Conference—April 5th to April 7, 2018, at the Hilton, St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First Street South, Saint Petersburg, Florida.
The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies welcomes submissions of proposals on the general Conference theme, OR new submissions on the topic of this special session "Literature and the Healing Arts" for our 49th annual conference. Submit your proposal at http://www.cea-web.org
Parlour Issue 4: Toni Morrison, Violence, and Domestic Space
“She rolled a bit of newspaper into a tight stick about six inches long, lit it and threw it onto the bed where the kerosene-soaked Plum lay in snug delight. Quickly, as the whoosh of flames engulfed him, she shut the door and made her slow and painful journey back to the top of the house” (Morrison, Sula).
The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies, housed at Collin College, a two-year institution serving Collin County, is pleased to announce a one-day Working-Class Studies conference for interested scholars and students. The conference will take place on Thursday, March 22, 2018, and will consist of panels in a range of disciplines and on a variety of issues related to social class and labor issues, both historical and contemporary. The keynote speaker will be noted scholar Dr. Victoria E.
‘War and Peace’
3-7 July 2018, Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London
Keynote: Mariaconcetta Costantini, G. d'Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Keynote: Carolyn Oulton, Canterbury Christ Church University
Keynote: Cathy Waters, University of Kent
Round Table on the State of the Field:
Poetry in Expanded Translation III
Conference: Poetry and Sound in Expanded Translation, April 4th to 6th 2018
Bangor University, Wales
Deadline for abstracts: January 2nd 2018
Caroline Bergvall, artist, writer and performer
Lawrence Venuti, translation theorist, Professor at Temple University
Andrew Lewis, composer, Professor at Bangor University
“The Rest” Writes Back: Collapse of the Empire
Oil Fictions: World literature and our Contemporary Petrosphere