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[UPDATE] Between Vulnerability and Resilience: Representations of Veil in Literature, Film, and Fine Arts

full name / name of organization: 
Umme Al-wazedi (Augustana College) and Afrin Zeenat (University of Dhaka)
contact email: 
theveilproject2015@gmail.com

The veil’s ancient and modern history and its resurgence in our time is an important subject for discussion for those of us posing new questions about women and Islam in literature, film, and fine a

Undergrad journal seeks excellent student writing and multimodal compositions

full name / name of organization: 
Queen City Writers
contact email: 
qcwriters@gmail.com

Queen City Writers is a refereed journal that publishes essays and multimedia work by undergraduate students affiliated with any post-secondary institution.

Caribbean Literature for Young Audiences; abstract due by June 3, 2016 for November 4-6 Jacksonville, FL conference

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
bnies@unf.edu

CARIBBEAN LITERATURE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES: INTERSECTIONS, EMERGENCE, TRADITION

[DEADLINE APPROACHING] CFP: Re-conceptualizing Cultures of Remote Warfare / Special Issue of The Journal of War and Culture Stud

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca A. Adelman and David Kieran
contact email: 
adelman@umbc.edu

We are now into the second century in which aerial warfare is commonplace in a range of forms, and the second decade in which drone warfare is routinized.

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA - St. Louis 2016
contact email: 
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

In the spirit of MMLA’s conference theme of “Border States,” this roundtable seeks to explore new pedagogical approaches to the teaching of world literature to college undergraduates, especially

CFP for Students and Teachers: Spring Magazine on English Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Spring Magazine on English Literature
contact email: 
publisher@springmagazine.net

Spring Magazine (ISSN: 2455-4715)is inviting essays and articles from teachers, research scholars and students on any area of English Literature.

Call for Papers: Indian Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Bharatiya Prajna: an Interdisciplinary Journal of Indian Studies
contact email: 
submission@indianstudies.net

Bharatiya Prajna: an Interdisciplinary Journal of Indian Studies
www.indianstudies.net

CFP: Celebrating our Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Chitrolekha International Magazine on Art and Design
contact email: 
editor@chitrolekha.com

The Chitrolekha Magazine (www.chitrolekha.com is inviting articles, essays and photo essays on the visual culture right from the prehistoric to the modern times.

CFP: Animal Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Calls for Papers
Vol. VIII, No. 3, 2016
www.rupkatha.com

We are inviting papers on the selected focus area of Animal Studies and other general topics.

Focus Area:

[UPDATE/REMINDER] "Cinema and Technologies of Movement" - Synoptique Issue Vol. 5, no. 2 - SUBMISSION DEADLINE: May 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Synoptique: An Online Journal of Film and Moving Image Studies
contact email: 
editor.synoptique@gmail.com


CFP: SYNOPTIQUE Issue Vol. 5, no. 2
Cinema and Technologies of Movement

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: May 15, 2016

Redrafting Literary History

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania English
contact email: 
marsden@iup.edu, mtwill@iup.edu

Pennsylvania English Call for Papers

Redrafting Literary History

Special Issue on Graphic Novels, Comic Books, and Digital Texts as Literature

Deadline: August 1, 2016

Call for Reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
Yoo-Hyeok Lee/Pusan National University
contact email: 
hyeok25@yahoo.com

Call for Reviewers

Call for Local Stories on Translocality and Refugees

full name / name of organization: 
Yoo-Hyeok Lee/Pusan National University
contact email: 
hyeok25@yahoo.com

Call for Local Stories

Representations of the Mother-in-Law: in British/ American/ Australian/ and European literature, film, and television.

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jo Parnell, Univerity of Newcastle, Australia
contact email: 
Jo.Parnell@newcastle.edu.au

This call is for abstracts for an edited collection, with the working title Representations of the Mother-in-Law: in British/ American/ Australian/ and European literature, film, and television.

[UPDATE] Crossing Boundaries in Young Adult Literature – MMLA 2016 – Nov. 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Rickard Rebellino
contact email: 
rickard.24@osu.edu

The theme of the 2016 MMLA Conference, which will take place November 10-13, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri, is “Border States” (http://www.luc.edu/mmla/convention/).

{UPDATE] Containing Childhood: Space and Identity in Children's Literature extended deadline: May 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Danielle Russell
contact email: 
drussell@glendon.yorku.ca

Home. School. Nature. The spaces identified with childhood are both descriptive and prescriptive. They reflect/reveal adult expectations of where children ‘belong’.

CFP. Special Issue: Scandinavian cinema culture and archival practices. Abstract deadline 1 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Scandinavian Cinema / Intellect
contact email: 
anders.marklund@litt.lu.se

Scandinavian cinema culture and archival practices: collecting, curating and accessing moving image histories.

[UPDATE] *EXTENDED DEADLINE* Blood Moves: moving bodies, ideas, diseases between the Caribbean and the Early Republic

full name / name of organization: 
017 SEA Biennial
contact email: 
Rxl220@miami.edu

Blood Moves: the transmission of bodies, ideas and diseases between the early republic and the Caribbean.

Raymond Leonard RXL220@miami.edu

Report from the Inside: Essays on Teaching Poetry Behind Bars

full name / name of organization: 
Randall Horton + Mark Nowak
contact email: 
reportfromtheinside@gmail.com

The editors of Report from the Inside: Essays on Teaching Poetry Behind Bars would like to invite submissions of essays and instructional manuals that offer insights on teaching poetry workshops with

Intertitles - a collection of essays on the printed text in silent cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Gregory Robinson/Nevada State College
contact email: 
Gregory.Robinson@nsc.edu

Call for Proposals

Potential topics include:
¥ Intertitles and silent cinema
¥ Intertitles and translation
¥ Intertitles and adaptation
¥ Intertitles in other mediums

Intersections of Whiteness (deadline: July 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Ruhr-University Bochum, TU Dortmund (Germany)
contact email: 
intersectionsofwhiteness@gmx.de

The protests against racial profiling and racist police brutality in the U.S.

Transnational screens conference: volatility and compounding transnational traffic 15th and 16th September 2016, [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort University
contact email: 
monia.acciari@dmu.ac.uk

ABSTRACT DEADLINE UPDATE - EXTENSION UNTIL THE 20TH MAY 2016

Feminist Fathering/Fathering Feminists

full name / name of organization: 
Nicole Willey and Dan Friedman/Demeter Press
contact email: 
nwilley@kent.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Demeter Press is seeking submissions for an edited collection entitled
Feminist Fathering/Fathering Feminists (working title)
Editors: Nicole Willey and Dan Friedman

2016 6th International Conference on Humanities, Society and Culture-ICHSC 2016[2016.09.21-21]

full name / name of organization: 
ICHSC 2016
contact email: 
geoff@iedrc.net

Paper publication:
All papers for the ICHSC 2016 will be selected and published in:

Subjected to Play: Locating the Subject in the Promise of Play JUNE 3rd deadline

full name / name of organization: 
ZdC First Forum, USC Cinema and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
zdcfirstforum@gmail.com

As utopian aspirations for new and more participatory media meet the sobering realities of digital labor and the politics of self management, First Forum invites scholars to examine the ways play has

HACU 12th International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)
contact email: 
lourdes.bird@hacu.net.

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) will host its 12th International Conference, March 29 – 31, 2017 in San Jose, Costa Rica.

[UPDATE] Wreck Park Journal Summer Issue Submission Deadline Approaching

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

Wreck Park is an international journal run out of Binghamton, New York.

MAPACA Atlantic City, NJ November 3-5, 2016 Beowulf to Shakespeare area

full name / name of organization: 
Mid Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association (MAPACA)
contact email: 
dmvecchio@mail.widener.edu

MAPACA 2015
Atlantic City, NJ
November 3-5, 2016

Beowulf to Shakespeare

[EXTENDED DEADLINE- 2 MAY 2016] Risking the Future: Vulnerability, Resistance, Hope - 12-13 July 2016, Durham University, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
fragile.futures@gmail.com

RISKING THE FUTURE: VULNERABILITY, RESISTANCE, HOPE
Durham University, UK
12-13 July 2016

Keynote Speakers: Michaeline Crichlow; Simon During; Walter Mignolo

[UPDATE] Aboriginal North America and Europe: Strengthening Connections An interdisciplinary international conference

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University
contact email: 
strengtheningconnectionspoznan@gmail.com

The aim of the conference is to bring together aboriginal and non-aboriginal North American and European scholars, artists and activists and provide a venue for exchanging views, ideas and scholarship

Embodying/Disembodying Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises
contact email: 
poulain.al@orange.fr mccannfiona@gmail.com

Études irlandaises 42.1 Spring/Summer 2017 issue: “Embodying/Disembodying Ireland”.

Last Call for Submissions to Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance. 30 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
De La Salle University, Department of Literature
contact email: 
jeremy.dechavez@dlsu.edu.ph

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural,

Teaching with Media and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
Ryan Dean Lambert, Metropolitan State University of Denver
contact email: 
rlambe15@msudenver.edu

The PAMLA “Teaching with Media and Technology” session welcomes proposals on any topic related to the use of media and technology in modern language, composition, or literature classrooms.

EXTENDED DEADLINE: EASA Australia–South Asia: Contestations and Remonstrances Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liège, 26-28 January 2017
contact email: 
easaliegeconference2017@ulg.ac.be

This literary and cultural studies conference, to be held at the University of Liège under the auspices of the European Association for Studies of Australia (EASA) and the local post-colonial studies

Studies in the Fantastic Issue 4

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Fantastic Journal
contact email: 
fantastic@ut.edu

Studies in the Fantastic invites submissions for issue 4 of our peer-reviewed academic journal. Issue 3, which is available online through Project MUSE, covered reboots in a variety of incarnations.

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