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The Routledge Handbook of Trans Literature

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2022 - 11:10am
Routledge Literature Handbooks
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022

Chapter proposals are invited for The Routledge Handbook of Trans Literature (hereafter simply The Handbook), to be published within the series Routledge Literature Handbooks in 2023. Interested authors should submit a 300-word abstract, a 200-word biography, and a sample of a previously published chapter or article to the Dropbox folder at https://bit.ly/Routledge_Handbook_of_Trans_Literature no later than September 1, 2022.

Symbolic Symposium Lecture Series

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:36am
Clockworks Academy
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 9, 2022

The Symbolic Symposium is a new free online education project hosted by Clockworks Academy. We put on regular online talks for general audiences. Talks are hosted live and followed by a live Q&A, and the talk without the Q&A is then made widely available for free. You can find a playlist of previous speakers at https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuIvyyaKRiEWiFRrAQ6Ifjz9UMQIlrMwt.

Community Metaphors in india

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:34am
Dr Anusuya A Paul/St Joseph's College of Commerce (Autobomous), Bangalore
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, November 20, 2022

Community Metaphors in India

Judgment, Pluralism, and Democracy: On the Desirability of Speaking with Others

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:32am
Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities (Bard College)
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 15, 2022

Details:

March 2-3, 2023

Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities, Bard College

 

Keynote Speaker:

Linda Zerilli (The University of Chicago)

 

Organisers:

Nicholas Dunn (Bard College)

Nirvana Tanoukhi (Dartmouth College)

 

Description:

"Tangling with the Classics" at Leeds IMC 2023

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:31am
Jacqueline Burek and Rebecca Menmuir
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 9, 2022

We welcome paper proposals on any aspect of classical reception as "entanglement" across the Middle Ages (c. 650-1550). Papers will be presented at Leeds International Medieval Conference (3-6 July, 2023).

Full CFP:

South Asian Literatures: Women Writing Men, Men Writing Women (NeMLA Convention 2023)

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:30am
Northeast Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

South Asian literary works have given us a memorable array of complex portraits of women and men and the relations between them. Some characters favor traditional modes of understanding the roles and behaviors of the sexes and their interrelations, others seem oriented to a progressive outlook on gender and the relations relations between women, men and non-binary individuals, while still others apparently embody a mixture of these attitudes. May we discern patterns or differences in matters of gender and gender relations when taking into account whether the authors in question identify as female, male, or non-binary?

Women of the World (Conference in Alexandria-Egypt)

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 7:30pm
Doaa Omran
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022

                       Women of the World:

                        Literature, Language, and Translation

 

The Faculty of Education, Alexandria University, Egypt cordially invites you to attend its international conference on “Women of the World: Literature, Language, and Translation.” It is an onsite conference that will take place between March the 10th and 11th 2023.

Kazuo Ishiguro Special Issue (Texas Studies in Literature and Language)

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 5:01pm
Texas Studies in Literature and Language
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022

Special Issue of Texas Studies in Literature and Language (TSLL): Kazuo Ishiguro

Deadline for submissions: September 1, 2022
Full name / name of organization: Texas Studies in Literature and Language
Prospective publication: September 2023
Contact email: TSLL@austin.utexas.edu
TSLL Website: https://utpress.utexas.edu/journals/texas-studies-in-literature-and-lang...

FILM REVIEWS for the quint

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:44am
Dr. Antonio Sanna, journal "the quint"
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022

FILM REVIEWS FOR THE QUINT

 

Birgittine Texts and Networks

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:41am
The Syon Abbey Society and the ReVision Project
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, September 15, 2022

The Syon Abbey Society and the ReVision Project

Birgittine Texts and Networks

International Medieval Congress, 3-6 July 2023 in Leeds.

Now We Have Faces: the First Annual C.S. Lewis Symposium at Ulster University

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:41am
Ulster University, Coleraine, Northern Ireland, UK
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 5, 2022

Now We Have Faces:

The First Annual C.S. Lewis Symposium at Ulster University

 

Location: Ulster University, Coleraine, Northern Ireland, UK

 

To be held: 3rd, November 2022

 

Keynote: to be delivered by Dr Malcolm Guite

 

Rationale:

 

CFC: Depictions of Mentorship in Shonen Anime

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:38am
Dr. Erica Joan Dymond
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 31, 2022

This "call for chapters" is for a collection through Lexington Press (which has approved the concept and is awaiting the chapter list). The focus of this collection is mentorship as portrayed in shonen anime.

Shonen anime is loaded with mentors. Some are insightful, benevolent, and effective. Boku no Hero Academia’s All Might is one such mentor. His treatment of Midoriya is founded in compassion. And, All Might himself is a beloved leader. Who he is before the camera is the same as when there are no cameras to be found (excluding his physically transformation, of course). He is a model mentor.

Transformation through Literacy

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:35am
Northeast Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

Call for Papers

Topic: “Transformation through Literacy”

for the 54th Annual NeMLA Convention March 23-26, 2023 in Niagara Falls, NY. 

 The deadline for abstracts is September 30, 2022. Please email to submit your abstract online here: https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/S/19780

Description of Session: Dr.Maryann P.DiEdwardo, Chair 

 "Transformation through Literacy”

This panel seeks presentations about peace studies through spatializing the study of human rights, emigration, migration, immigration, and diasporas.

 

Deadline approaching (Osmosis: Interdisciplinary Approaches in Human Sciences)

updated: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 7:20am
Department of English, School of Liberal Arts and Social Science, East Delta University, Chattogram, Bangladesh
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, August 20, 2022

https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2022/04/18/osmosis-interdiscip...

The deadline for submission has been extended to 14 August 2022. Authors will be notified by 31 August 2022.

Keynote Speakers: 

Day 1 - Professor Michael Keith, PhD

            School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, University of Oxford, UK

Day 2 - Professor Kaiser Hamidul Haq, PhD 

            Poet, Translator, and Critic 

            Former Professor, Department of English, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

FILM REVIEWS for the quint

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 5:47pm
Dr. Antonio Sanna, journal "the quint"
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022

FILM REVIEWS FOR THE QUINT

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Onoto Watanna’s Cattle at 100: Indomitable Women in the West During the Chinese Exclusion Era

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 3:00pm
Winnifred Eaton Archive
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

Conference Director: Mary Chapman, University of British Columbia

*Extended Deadline for Proposals: September 30, 2022*

You are invited to propose a scholarly paper, panel, or roundtable, or more public-facing creative presentation, performance, or screening to a conference designed to explore the career of Asian North American writer Winnifred Eaton Reeve (1875-1954) and her contexts.. 

UPDATE: Cine-Excess 16: Reframing the Monsters Outside - Mavericks, Rebels and Rule Breakers in Cult Film (18th - 23rd October 2022)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 1:43pm
Cine-Excess
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, August 22, 2022

 

Call for Papers: Cine-Excess 16 International Film Festival & Conference

Cine-Excess 16 International Film Festival & Conference

Reframing the Monsters Outside: Mavericks, Rebels and Rule Breakers in Cult Film  18th - 23rd October 2022

ABSTRACTS DUE 22 AUGUST 2022

Online conference with accompanying physical/virtual guests and screenings ​ - presented by Birmingham City University, MAC Birmingham, The Electric Cinema and Mockingbird Cinema.

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Confirmed Guests of Honour:

Thinking Beyond Resilience: Indigenous (Hi)Stories of Continuity and Futurity

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 1:41pm
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

Etymologically, the term “resilience”--from the Latin re- and salire, “to leap in return”--refers to the capability of a thing, in response to some stimulus, to return to its original form or state. The term connotes a dual activity, simultaneously an undoing and a rebuilding. But in Indigenous contexts, under the realities of settler-colonialism, the aspiration to “return to original form” is a fraught enterprise, as it inevitably encounters the romanticized conceptual dichotomies of traditional / modern, sedentary / nomadic, cultural / political, and historical / mythical.

Beyond Boundaries: Paradigm Shifts in Literature, Linguistics and Translation

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 1:41pm
Ain Shams University, Faculty of Al-Alsun
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Ain-Shams University

Faculty of Al-Alsun (Languages)

Department of English

4th International Conference

19th -21st  March 2023

 

Beyond Boundaries: Paradigm Shifts in Literature, Linguistics and Translation

 

Critical Plant Studies Book Series

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 11:28am
Douglas Vakoch / Critical Plant Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 31, 2022

Critical Plant Studies, a book series published by Lexington Books, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, calls us to re-examine in fundamental ways our understanding of and engagement with plants, drawing on diverse disciplinary perspectives. A sampling of topics appropriate for this series includes but is not limited to:
• Representations of plants in literature, art, film, and popular culture
• Relationships between humans and plants
• Boundaries and distinctions between plants and animals
• Plants and the environmental crisis
• Phytosemiotics and plant communication
• Plant sensation and consciousness
• Vegetal agency

Christmas: Special Issue of Comparative American Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 9:34am
Thomas Ruys Smith, University of East Anglia
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 1, 2022

Christmas: Special Issue of Comparative American Studies

Deadline for Abstracts (300 words): December 1 2022

Deadline for Essays: June 1 2023

NeMLA 2023—Affectively Tuning into Daily Experiences of Energy and Natural Resource Extraction in the Americas

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 9:33am
Alex Tough, University of Pittsburgh
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

Streaming a movie. Waiting in line for gas. Drinking a tall glass of water. These are day-to-day experiences that rely on forms of energy and natural resource extraction that are often hidden in plain view, entangled with dynamics of colonialism, transnational flows, digital assemblages, stock markets and neoliberalism. The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly made these entanglements more felt. As such, we are tasked with unraveling these complex embodied and sensorial daily experiences of energy and extraction.

4th Global Conference on Women's Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 9:31am
Daungyewa Utarasint/NYUAD
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022

The 4th Global Conference on Women’s Studies, November 24_26, 2022 in London, UK, encourages all to present their recent research work. This conference is considered a prestigious event organized with the motivation to provide an excellent international platform for academics, researchers, managers, industrial participants, and students to share their research findings with global experts. All full paper submissions will be peer-reviewed and evaluated based on originality, technical and/or research depth, accuracy, and relevance with the theme of the conference.

Transgressive Fiction Today

updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 9:31am
Rebecca Warshofsky / Northeast Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

In the 1990s, transgressive fiction authors like Chuck Palahniuk, Bret Easton Ellis, and Irvine Welsh shocked, disgusted, and offended audiences with their depictions of terrorizing, murdering, and drug-abusing characters whose bad behavior rejected and subverted the Western hegemony of neoliberalism. But their behavior was only seen as “shocking” or “transgressive” because of its blatant opposition to the dominant paradigm. What does it mean to transgress norms, boundaries, and conventions in today’s post-9/11 world, when the paradigms of whiteness, masculinity, heteronormativity, etc. are not necessarily viewed as the ultimate gatekeepers of what is normal, standard, correct, or expected?

Deadline Extended: NEPCA: Romance in Popular Culture

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 8:12pm
Northeast Popular Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, August 15, 2022

CALL FOR PAPERS

NORTHEAST POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION, Virtual, October 20 to October 22, 2022
AREA: ROMANCE/POPULAR ROMANCE FICTION
Deadline: August 15, 2022

 

            The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) is seeking paper proposals on the topic of Romance/Popular Romance Fiction for its annual conference. NEPCA’s 2022 online conference will be held Thursday October 20 – Saturday October 22, 2022. The extended deadline for proposals is August 15, 2022. 

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