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"Post-Then" in Victorian Culture

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:31pm
Midwest Victorian Studies Association-affiliated panel at the Midwest Modern Lanugage Association Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, April 15, 2022

CALL FOR PAPERS
2022 MMLA Conference’s MVSA-Affiliated Panel

Minneapolis, Minnesota

November 16-21, 2022

“Post-Then” in Victorian Culture

 

In keeping with the MMLA conference theme, “Post-Now,” the Midwest Victorian Studies Association panel welcomes proposals that explore myriad examples of “Post-Then” moments in 19th century Britain that mirror our 21st-century “Post-Now” movements.

Victorian England was filled with the following “Post-Then” indicators:

11th International Conference on Language and Literary Studies - LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND INDUSTRY

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:30pm
Faculty of Foreign Languages Alfa BK University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Faculty of Foreign Languages is pleased to invite you to take part in our 11th International Conference on Language and Literary Studies, which is to take place at Alfa BK University, Belgrade, on 22nd and 23rd September 2022. The topic of the 11th edition of our annual conference is

LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND INDUSTRY

FOOD AND MEMORY - International Interdisciplinary Conference (online)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:30pm
InMind Support
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Conference: 28-29 April 2022, online (via Zoom)

Scientific Committee:

Professor Wojciech Owczarski – University of Gdańsk, Poland
Professor Polina Golovátina-Mora – NTNU, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

 CFP:

National Steinbeck Center Academic Conference: John Steinbeck and East of Eden

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:30pm
National Steinbeck Center
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 25, 2022

Deadline for Submissions: Monday, April 25, 2022.

Overview: In honor of the 70th Publishing Anniversary of East of Eden, The National Steinbeck Center is excited to launch the first annual academic conference dedicated to research on the Nobel Laureate.

MLA2023:Navigating COVID as a Graduate Student: Situations on Our Campuses

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:30pm
The MLA Committee on the Status of Graduate Students
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, March 15, 2022

COVID has drastically changed how individuals navigate their worlds. Many university campuses and graduate programs have made changes. Current graduate students finishing their PhD program and future incoming cohorts, for example, will face new difficulties. Will funding continue to be available? Will campuses remain open, specifically student housing? Will campuses improve the experiences of disabled and marginalized groups so that campus services are not only theoretically accessible to all graduate students but also equitably distributed? How has COVID impacted you and how do you navigate graduate school?

 

 

Reading old age, the ageing body and memory in British and American literature and texts of culture

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:28pm
The Polish Journal of English Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Age studies point to all life stages as culturally and historically idiosyncratic, and complicated even more by various intersectional perspectives. Within this age(s)-focused field of analysis, humanistic and critical gerontologists as well as historians of old age issued an ardent call to redefine old age as equally ephemeral and multi-layered as any other life stage. Addressing the existing studies of the formative and foundational quality of youth and adulthood, gerontologists of various subdisciplines objected to seeing old age as simply the end of life, and to defining it as a precise point in time rather than a period with no exact opening temporal bracket.

Goodbye, "Mutti!": Reflecting on the 16 years of legacy of Kanzlerin Merkel

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:28pm
Graduate Association of Germanic Language Students - UT Austin
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, March 12, 2022

Goodbye, "Mutti!"

Reflecting on the 16 years of legacy of Kanzlerin Merkel

Keynote Speaker:

Dr. Nicole G. Burgoyne

University of Chicago

Friday, April 1st, 2022

The University of Texas at Austin

The Graduate Association of Germanic Language Students would like to invite our fellow graduate students to join us for our ninth biennial Graduate Student Conference of the Department of Germanic Studies.

Eliot Now or Never at MLA 2023

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 4:24pm
International T. S. Eliot Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 21, 2022

Eliot Now or Never

For the International T. S. Eliot Society panel at MLA 2023, abstracts of 200 words are invited on how the dozen new volumes of T. S. Eliot's poetry, prose, and letters show us Eliot's continued relevance--or not--in 2023, integrating contemporary critical approaches and the newly published materials. Include brief CV.

WILLIAM JAMES IN SEARCH OF THE ESSENCE OF RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 1:05pm
Pedagogical University of Cracow
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 31, 2022

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

WILLIAM JAMES

IN SEARCH OF THE ESSENCE OF RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE

 

International Conference

 

26-27 May, 2022

Cracow, Poland

 

Hong Kong Discourse: Surveillance, Resistance, and Transformation

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 12:20pm
Magdalen Ki and Wayne Liang
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, March 20, 2022

Extended Deadline--Call for Book Chapters: Hong Kong Discourse: Surveillance, Resistance, and Transformation

Publisher: Brill

Editors: Magdalen Ki (Hong Kong Baptist University), Wayne Liang (Lingnan University)

Dates:

Deadline Extended! Exploring Motherly Instincts: Representation of Mothers in Indian Cinema

updated: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 10:27am
Cafe Dissensus
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Issue 62: April 2022: Exploring Motherly Instincts: Representation of Mothers in Indian Cinema [Last date for submission: 30 March, 2022; Date of publication: 1 May, 2022]

Guest-Editor: Srija Sanyal, Research Scholar, Ronin Institue, USA.

 

In this round of Call for Submissions, we are particulalrly seeking audio/visual presentations (in forms of interviews / conversations) of no more than 20 minutes in duration and personal narratives, along with general articles pertaining to the theme. Additonally, articles dealing with films in languages, such as Assamese, Oriya, Marathi, Kannada, Telegu, Bhojpuri, and Konkani are especially welcomed.

 

DEADLINE EXTENDED-Queen’s Graduate Conference in Literature--Escape: Moving Away, Moving Towards, Moving Within

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 4:11pm
Queen's University Graduate English Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 11, 2022

 

Queen’s Graduate Conference in Literature

27 May 2022

Call for Papers | Escape: Moving Away, Moving Towards, Moving Within

 

 The Graduate English Society at Queen’s University seeks abstracts for its virtual 2022 graduate conference, “Escape: Moving Away, Moving Towards, Moving Within.” Because the thematic concern of our conference is “escape,” we are looking for academic papers, as well as creative pieces, that engage with this broad concept in various and imaginative ways.

Fantastic Geographies

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 1:35pm
TU Dortmund University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, March 13, 2022

Fantastic Geographies

13th Annual Conference of the Association for Research in the Fantastic

(Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung)

TU Dortmund University (Dortmund, Germany)

22-24 September 2022

 

American Literature 1865 to 1945

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 11:21am
The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, May 15, 2022

Abstract

This session deals with American Literature from 1865 to 1945, exploring a wide variety of topics, including race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, decoloniality, spirituality, class and power dynamics, environmental issues, and pedagogical and digital innovations in American literature and culture.

Description

Exploring Authenticity in Contemporary Literatures in English

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:54am
Humanities journal
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 30, 2022

This is a cfp for a special issue of Humanities that will build on the work presented at the symposium held at the University of Reading on 1st and 2nd November 2021, exploring the different ways that authenticity is constructed and represented in contemporary literature.

 

MLA 2023 CFP, Decolonizing Global Arab/South Labor Epistemologies

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:54am
MLA January 5-8, 2023- San Francisco, CA
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, March 20, 2022

MLA 2023 - Decolonizing Global Arab/South Labor Epistemologies

Critique of global Arab/South working conditions in literary and cultural production, including theorizing labor in neocolonial spaces, construction of and resistance to subalternity, and the representation of exploitation and its legacies. 250-word abstract and bio by March 20, 2022 to ctolliver@uh.edu and aidrissi@purdue.edu

Deadline Extended for Watersheds: ASLE 2022 Symposium

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:53am
ASLE: Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 7, 2022

We have an updated deadline, submission portal, and confirmed keynote speakers for this call:

Watersheds
2022 ASLE Symposium
June 24-26, 2022
University of Delaware

Updated submission deadline: March 7, 2022

Submission Link

Call for Proposals

Fashioning the Everyday Digital Self: Pandemic and the Online Classroom, 21-22 March, 2022

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:52am
Prof. Debabrata Mukherjee Memorial Annual Students' Conference, 2022, Department of English, Jadavpur University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, March 5, 2022

CALL FOR PRESENTATION

Prof. Debabrata Mukherjee Memorial Annual Students' Conference (Online), 2022, Department of English, Jadavpur University

Fashioning the Everyday Digital Self: Pandemic and the Online Classroom
21-22 March, 2022

MLA 2023: (Guaranteed Roundtable) Race, Gender, and Consent in the Global Early Modern

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:52am
MLA / CLCS Renaissance and Early Modern
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 14, 2022

MLA 2023:  Race, Gender, and Consent in the Global Early Modern

Guaranteed roundtable for MLA 2023 (San Francisco) on race, gender, and consent in the prose, poetry, and drama of the 16th and 17th centuries. We invite roundtable presentations from a wide variety of perspectives – cultural, formal, social, legal, historical – and literary traditions. How can the shifting dynamics of consent and coercion help us understand premodern race-making and gender construction? Comparative and transnational perspectives are especially welcome.  

This roundtable is organized by the MLA forum on Renaissance/Early Modern Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies.

Guests of Podcast about Jack Kerouac

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:51am
Writing Remix Podcast
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, March 5, 2022

Hi! My name is Dan Dissinger. I'm a professor in the USC Writing Program, I'm a Kerouac scholar, and I host Writing Remix, a podcast about writing, language, and pedagogy. Recently, the podcast won the 2021 John Lovas Award for Outstanding Online Project in Writing Studies and co-founded the Humanities Podcast Network, which held our first International Symposium last year. I would love to have you as a guest on the podcast!

Feminist Spaces Summer 2022

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:51am
Feminist Spaces Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 6, 2022

Feminist Spaces Summer 2022 Issue

Feminist Spaces is pleased to announce that we are now accepting general submissions for our next issue.

Feminist Spaces welcomes work across genres and disciplines and invites students, faculty, and independent scholars to submit academic papers, creative writing, and artistic pieces that address topics in feminist, gender, sexuality or women’s studies. Articles may originate or enter into dialogue with current feminist discourse or present historical research. Topics may include but are not limited to the following:

■     Feminism in politics and/or political discourse

■     Feminist theory, practice, and politics

Aestheticism: Sensations and Ideas

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 10:51am
International Walter Pater Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, April 15, 2022

 

Aestheticism: Sensations and Ideas

International Walter Pater Society Conference

 

 

Iuav University of Venice-Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, 14-16 July 2022

 

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