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**DEADLINE EXTENSION** IU Bloomington Interdisciplinary Grad Conference CFP: "Words Matter: Politics, Rhetoric, and Social Justice"

updated: 
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:07pm
Indiana University English Department
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 6, 2017

Words Matter: Politics, Rhetoric, and Social Justice
Indiana University Bloomington
March 24-25, 2017

Keynote Speaker: Rosa A. Eberly (Associate Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences and English, The Pennsylvania State University)

We are issuing a Call for Proposals for scholarly and creative submissions for the 15th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference entitled “Words Matter: Politics, Rhetoric, and Social Justice,” hosted by the English Department at Indiana University Bloomington, March 24-25, 2017.

CFP: SSAWW Panels at the American Literature Association (ALA)

updated: 
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 3:17pm
Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

CFP: SSAWW Panels at the American Literature Association (ALA), May 2017
The West Copley Place Hotel in Boston, MA

Contact: Christopher Allen Varlack, SSAWW VP of Development
Contact E-mail: cavarlack@gmail.com

Ellen Glasgow at 2017 ALA Boston

updated: 
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:07pm
Ellen Glasgow Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 8, 2017

The Ellen Glasgow Society seeks paper proposals for two sessions at the 28th Annual American Literature Association Conference.

 

Session I:  Ellen Glasgow’s (Foreign) Correspond/-ents/-ence

Special Relationships: Poetry Across the Atlantic Since 2000

updated: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 11:16am
Rothemere American Institute, Oxford University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, February 12, 2017

Special Relationships: Poetry Across the Atlantic Since 2000

 

We are delighted to announce the Call for Papers for Special Relationships: Poetry Across the Atlantic Since 2000, a one-day symposium exploring the interstices of poetics in the circum-Atlantic region since 2000, to be held at the Rothermere American Institute at the University of Oxford on May 19, 2017.

 

Seditious Acts: Graduate Students of Color Interrogating the Neoliberal University

updated: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 11:16am
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies Interdisciplinary Graduate Group at the University of Minnesota
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 13, 2017

 

Seditious Acts: Graduate Students of Color Interrogating the Neoliberal University

Two-day Symposium, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, April 21-22, 2017

Call for Proposals

The Critical Race and Ethnic Studies Interdisciplinary Graduate Group at the University of Minnesota is seeking proposals for a symposium entitled “Seditious Acts: Graduate Students of Color Interrogating the Neoliberal University.” The symposium will be held at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, on April 21st and 22nd, 2017.

Democracy and Liberalism in U.S. Literature and Politics (ALA 2017, Boston)

updated: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 3:22pm
American Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 20, 2017

Democracy and Liberalism in U.S. Literature and Politics

Call for Papers:  

The American Literature Association
28th Annual Conference: May 25-28, 2017 

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

 Deadline: January 20, 2017

 

Updated Appalachian Anthology of Nature Writing

updated: 
Monday, December 12, 2016 - 11:56am
Jessica Cory/Western Carolina University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

Dear Colleagues,

Submissions are currently being accepted for an anthology of Appalachian nature writing, tentatively titled Appalachian Nature. While there are locale-specific nature writing anthologies, this will be the first to focus on the entire Appalachian region.

Fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and one-act plays are welcomed and demographics traditionally underrepresented in Appalachian literature are encouraged to submit. While all contributions should engage with the Appalachian environment specifically, possible topics or themes include, but are certainly not limited to, the following:

-Travel narratives

-Bucolic nature

-Disability and the environment

-Animal studies

Gender Matters: Intersections of Race, Class, and Sexuality

updated: 
Monday, December 12, 2016 - 12:14pm
Shauntae Brown White / North Carolina Central University
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The North Carolina Central University Women's & Gender Studies Program is now accepting abstracts for the first annual research symposium Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Durham, NC.  The Women's & Gender Studies program is in its inaugural year at NCCU.

Paper, panel and poster sessions are welcome from all discplines and diverse research methods that address intersections of gender, race and / or class.  Faculty, undergraduate and graduate students from NCCU and the surrouding region are encouraged to submit.  Topics could include, but are not limited to: performing gender, representations of gender, historical perspectives, social justice and gender, masculinity, and gendered health and medicine.

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