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Reclaiming the Commons, Rethinking Risk

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 9:07pm
Pamela Carralero
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 9, 2022

Panel proposed at the 2023 ASLE + AESS Conference: “Reclaiming the Commons”

July 9-12, 2023 in Portland, Oregon

African Literature Association Panel (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 9:01pm
African Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 10, 2022

Intra-African Migration and Kinship Structures: Reframing Afropolitanism  

 

Afropolitanism has generated a great deal of debate and discussion, and many panels on Afropolitanism have been organized at African Literature Association conferences since the first such a panel in 2015.  These discussions often point out how Afropolitan concepts can question national and geographical affiliations and dislodge fixed ideas of belonging in the contemporary world. Too often the scholarship focuses on Africans’ connections to the West, a focus that has provoked significant controversies and disagreements.

Ocean Comics

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:42pm
CLOSURE: Kiel University e-Journal for Comics Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Call for Papers – CLOSURE: Kiel University e-Journal for Comics Studies #10
(November 2023)
Thematic Section: »Ocean Comics«

OPEN SECTION

At the end of autumn in 2023, the e-journal CLOSURE once again offers a forum for all facets of comic research. From cultural, visual and media studies to social or natural sciences and beyond: our ninth issue of CLOSURE embraces (supports, publishes) essays and reviews that deal with the ›state of the comic‹. Whether detailed analysis, comic theory or innovative new approaches – our open section welcomes a diverse range of interdisciplinary studies of all things ›comics‹.

THEMATIC SECTION: OCEAN COMICS

Call for Papers: Black Popular Culture (PCA 2023)

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:41pm
David L. Moody/PCA
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Call for Papers: Black Popular Culture

PCA 2023 National Conference, PCA Annual Conference

April 5-8/San Antonio, TX

PPWG at IFTR - The Stories We Tell: Myths, Myth Making and Performance

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:41pm
International Federation for Theatre Research - Political Performances Working Group
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

We would like to invite researchers to submit their abstracts to the Political Performances Working Group at the 2023 IFTR conference, which will take place in Accra, Ghana, 24 to 28 July 2023.

In line with the established practice of the Political Performances Working Group @ IFTR, we have identified three loose strands that reflect the recent work of scholars in the wider field of political performances, but also align with the 2023 conference theme:

The Stories We Tell: Myths, Myth Making and Performance

The Political Performances Working Group therefore invites proposals for papers on the following topics:

 

Join the JITP Collective - Apply by Nov 30th

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:41pm
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (JITP)
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

                                        Join the Collective

Call for Participation

Thinking, Crisis

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:40pm
USC CSLC Annual Graduate Symposium
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Thinking, Crisis

CFP: Stephen Crane Panels at ALA 2023

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:40pm
Stephen Crane Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Call for Papers: Stephen Crane Society, ALA 2023

The Stephen Crane Society will sponsor two sessions at the American Literature Association Conference at the Westin Copley Place in Boston on May 25-28, 2023.

All topics are welcome. Here, for example, are a few suggestions:

ASLE/AESS 2023 — Enclosing the Commons: Resistance and Rebellion in Late Medieval and Early Modern England

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:40pm
Oecologies Research Cluster
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 9, 2022

Enclosing the Commons:

Resistance and Rebellion in Late Medieval and Early Modern England

ASLE/AESS 2023 Call for Papers - Sponsored by the Oecologies Research Group

 

Between 1066 and the nineteenth century, the practice of enclosure transformed the economy and ecology of England, as lands traditionally held in common were, through a variety of processes both formal and informal, transformed into private property. Implicated in the development of capitalism and the Agricultural Revolution, the enclosure movement has had a profound influence on how land use is conceptualized and practiced in the modern world.

“Bright and Beautiful and Alive”: Willa Cather’s New York Intersections, 18th International Willa Cather Seminar

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:39pm
National Willa Cather Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and The New School
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2023

“Bright and Beautiful and Alive”: Willa Cather’s New York Intersections

18th International Cather Seminar June 21-23, 2023 The New School | New York, NY

Despite her dominant association with the Great Plains, Willa Cather lived most of her life in New York City (1906-1947), first in Greenwich Village and later, after she had risen to the top of the literary profession, on Park Avenue on the upper east side. Though Cather only occasionally wrote about the city, it was her home for nearly forty years and a key element of her personal and professional life.

Jamesian Space (American Literature Association)

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:39pm
Sarah Wadsworth / Henry James Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023

In the aftermath of the spatial turn in literary studies, we look for fresh approaches to Jamesian spaces, material and metaphorical, real and imaginary. James’s texts have explicit spatial dimensions. Whether as settings aesthetically conceived or as sites of cultural, social, and political signification, spaces in James constitute means of thematic as well as formal exploration and even experimentation. From the Roman Colosseum to the “house of fiction” and from the “chamber of consciousness” to the “jolly corner” and the “amazing hotel-world,” James’s literary geography emphatically asserts the dynamic relations between space, subjectivity, and text.

Hawthorne Society ALA 2023

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:37pm
Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Panel Title: A is for Abortion: Reading Hawthorne’s Political Relevance Today

Growth and Resistance: Exploring Tensions, Conflicts, and the Emergence of Identity in the Humanities

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:37pm
The Acacia Group CSU Fullerton
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 27, 2023

2023 Acacia Group Annual Academic Conference

California State University, Fullerton

Friday March 10th and Saturday March 11th

 

“To be free comes not from changing or fixing this world, but from seeing this world as it is and opening the heart in the midst of it.” J. Krishnamurti

 

Woman Scream 2023 Call for Submissions for Women Poetry ( Anthology )

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:36pm
Woman Scream Festival
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Woman Scream Festival aspart of the institutions that collaborate with the initiatives of Action Coalitions for Generation Equality by UN Women, opens its second international call for submission for female poetry. The Woman Scream (Grito de Mujer®) cause celebrates its 13th anniversary of creation since 2011, for this reason, we will be creating a special poetry anthology under the theme “Mother of the Earth”. A compilation of poetry in tribute to farmland women and their rights and an homage to the hundreds of women activists who have raised their voices, suffered abuse or lost their lives standing up for environmental rights.

Panels on John Dos Passos at the American Literature Association (Boston, May 25-28, 2023)

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:33pm
John Dos Passos Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 27, 2023

The John Dos Passos Society invites proposals for one or two open-topic panels at the American Literature Association conference, to be held in Boston on May 25-28, 2023.

As such, we invite proposals for papers on any aspect of Dos Passos’s life or work.

For consideration, please submit a 300-word abstract and a brief bio in Word or PDF format to jdpsociety@gmail.com by January 27, 2023. Be sure to also note any A/V requirements.

Illustrating Shakespeare (extended deadline)

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:33pm
Jean-Louis CLARET Aix-Marseille University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022

Utpictura18.    Special issue on Shakespeare

 

https://utpictura18.univ-amu.fr/rubriques

 

Coordination of the volume by:

Jean-Louis Claret, Aix-Marseille Université, LERMA

Jean-Jacques Chardin, Université de Strasbourg.

Anne-Valérie Dulac, Sorbonne Université, VALE

Estelle Rivier-Arnaud, Université Grenoble-Alpes, ILCEA4

  

Comics on the Margins

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:32pm
6th Annual Comics Studies Society Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 13, 2023

6th Annual Comics Studies Society Conference • July 27-29, 2023 • University of North Texas Gateway Center • Denton, TX

CFP: COMICS ON THE MARGINS

Call for Conference Papers: The Off-Screen

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:31pm
GSU FMT Graduate Theory Study Group
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Call for Conference Papers 

The Off-Screen 

Film and Media Studies 

Georgia State University, Atlanta 

February 23-24, 2023 | In-person/Virtual 

Hosted by the GSU FMT Graduate Theory Study Group 

Submission Deadline: December 20, 2022 

Keynote Speakers (Appearing in person): 

Sulgi Lie (Visiting Professor of Art Theory and Aesthetics, Berlin University of the Arts) Daniel Morgan (Chair & Professor of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago) 

Richard Wright Society at the American Literature Association 2023 Conference

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:31pm
The Richard Wright Society
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, January 21, 2023

American Literature Association

Richard Wright Society

May 25-28, 2023

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

 

The Richard Wright Society announces two sessions on Wright to take place at the 34rd Annual American Literature Association Conference, May 25-28 in Boston. 

Panel: The Posthumous and Unpublished Works of Richard Wright  

Old Language(s), New Technologies: Corpus Linguistics and European Languages in the Renaissance, 1400s-1600s

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:29pm
Status Quaestionis, Journal of Sapienza University of Rome
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 31, 2022

The Renaissance is universally acknowledged to be a crucial moment in Europe for the development of vernacular national languages which begin to establish their prestige alongside Latin. Historical linguists have focused on the many interesting peculiarities of the European vernaculars in this period, such as the high degree of spelling fluctuation, (non-)lexicalisation of words, phonological and morphological adjustments, semantic shifts, etc. When it comes to diachronic approaches to corpus linguistics, however, scholars are sometimes sceptic about the possibilities offered by machine-readable samples of both literary and non-literary texts belonging to the Renaissance.

Irish Association for American Studies Annual Conference 2023

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:28pm
Irish Association for American Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Irish Association for American Studies Annual Conference 2023

Theme: “In/Security”

University of Limerick, Ireland, 28-29 April 2023

Hybrid event: virtual and in-person

The Irish Association for American Studies is an all-island scholarly association dedicated to promoting interdisciplinary American Studies in Ireland. It invites paper and panel proposals for its 2023 Annual Conference, which will take place 28-29 April at the University of Limerick. The hybrid event will be the first IAAS Annual Conference since 2019 to include an in-person element.

Edited Collection - Irish Writers and State Bureaucracy (Extended Deadline)

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:28pm
Jonathan Foster (Stockholm University), Elliott Mills (Trinity College Dublin), and Karl O'Hanlon (Maynooth University)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 20, 2023

 

CFP: Edited Collection -  Irish Writers and State Bureaucracy

Jonathan Foster (Stockholm University), Elliott Mills (Trinity College Dublin), and Karl O’Hanlon (Maynooth University)

David Foster Wallace Panels at ALA 2023

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 7:28pm
International David Foster Wallace Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

The International David Foster Wallace Society will sponsor two panels at the 34th annual conference of the American Literature Association in Boston on May 25-28, 2023.

We are seeking submissions related to any aspect of Wallace’s fiction or nonfiction. 

Please send abstracts of no more than 300 words including name, institutional affiliation (if any), and contact information, no later than January 15, 2023 to submissions@dfwsociety.org . Please attach your abstract as a Word document, and indicate if you will need AV equipment. Note that scholars are limited to one presentation at this conference. 

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