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The 3rd Conference on the Globalization of Second Language Acquisition and Teacher Education (G-SLATE 2017)

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:43pm
INTESDA
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 2, 2017

Welcome to the 3rd Conference on the Globalization of Second Language Acquisition and Teacher Education (G-SLATE 2017). This international, peer-reviewed event will be held at the Hotel Clio Court next to Hakata Station in Fukuoka, Japan. Opening remarks, featured presenters and the welcome reception will be on Sunday, July 30, followed by the main presentation days on Monday, July 31.

CFP - Linguistics, Literature and Culture

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:42pm
Darinka Marolova/ International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The “LLC – International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture” is a peer reviewed journal. We welcome submissions focusing on theories, methods and applications in Linguistics, Literature and Culture.

According to LLC policy, the journal will provide:

– An agile and objective review procedure

(a review form is available on the website: see submission part)

– A letter of acceptance, which is issued right after positive reviews

– No additional costs for hard copies and post fees

“Scribbling Americans: Appropriation and Subversion in Literary Arts High and Low”

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:42pm
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Following the South Atlantic Modern Language Association’s 89th Conference’s theme of “High Art/ Low Art: Borders and Boundaries in Popular Culture,” abstracts are invited for the Pre-1900 American Literature Panel, titled

“Scribbling Americans: Appropriation and Subversion in Literary Arts High and Low”

Neoliberalism in Literature and Media Studies

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:42pm
Michael J. Blouin / Milligan College
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

NEOLIBERALISM IN LITERATURE AND MEDIA STUDIES

This session welcomes abstracts on any aspect of Neoliberalism in Literature and Media Studies. Paper proposals addressing the SAMLA 89 theme (High and Low Culture) are especially welcome. By June 1, please submit a 250-500 word abstract, brief bio, and A/V requirements to Michael Blouin, Milligan College, at mjblouin@milligan.edu.

Great War Revisited

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
MLA
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Honoring the centenary of the Great War’s end, we seek papers on ways in which literature, film, and visual arts—Modernist and contemporary—address practices of memory and commemoration. Please send 300-word abstracts by 1 March 2017 to 21aim2@queensu.ca and dshiller@washjeff.edu.

Call for Papers for Watermark Journal, Literary Graduate Student Journal for 2017 Issue

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
California State University, Long Beach
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 13, 2017

Watermark, the annual, peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by graduate students in the English Department at California State University. Long Beach, is now seeking submissions for our eleventh volume. The journal is dedicated to publishing original, critical, and theoretical papers concerned with literature of all genres and periods, as well as representing current issues in the field of rhetoric and composition. Watermark also accepts reviews of books recently published in these fields of study. As this journal is intended to provide a forum for enlarging voices, only student work will be considered.

Textshop Experiments -- Call for Papers -- Open Issue

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
K. A. Wisniewski / Textshop Experiments
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The editors of Textshop Experiments invite submissions via essays and video essays, reviews, conference reports, and multimodal projects for its forthcoming Open Issue to be published in May 2017.  Works can be submitted on any topic related to the following:

From Digital to Print (Special Issue) -- Textshop Experiments

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
K. A. Wisniewski / Textshop Experiments
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, May 1, 2017

At the 2005 annual meeting of the Conference on College Composition and Communication, Gregory L. Ulmer reminded conference-goers of the importance of understanding our relationships to writing and print, the apparatus from which our identities, perspectives, theories and practices emerge.  Over the course of thirty years and eight books, Ulmer has called for us not only to be aware of the emerging apparatus he dubbed “electracy” but also to help invent and shape it.

Jerry Malloy Negro League Conference Call for Papers

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
Society for American Baseball Research
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 27, 2017

Call for abstracts related to black baseball and in particular black baseball in Harrisburg.  Abstracts should be 250 words along with a brief biographical note and full contact information.  Abstracts welcome from all disciplines and from faculty and students.  If your proposal is for a poster please indicate that in your abstract.  all proposals should be sent to lheaphy@kent.edu.  Or by mail to Leslie Heaphy, KSU at Stark 6000 Frank Rd North Canton, OH 44720.

Materiality, Objects and Objecthood

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
De Gruyter / Open Cultural Studies journal
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

There are strong indications that a significant transformation is underway in the so-called “Humanities.”  After a period of intense crisis and uncertainty, in which the human sciences have frequently sought to mirror or approach the hard sciences, the beginning of the twenty-first century seems to witness a broad renewal of disciplines, approaches and methodologies. From the questioning of its traditional foundations, the Humanities are reinventing themselves by a broad reconfiguration of its borders and even of the notion of “humanity” that served as its cornerstone.

 

Cross-Currents: A Conference to Find Fluidity in Identity, Discipline, & Media

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
Duquesne University English Graduate Organization
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Call For Papers

Cross-Currents: Finding Fluidity in Identity, Discipline, and Media

Saturday, April 8, 2017 Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

With Keynote Address by T. Austin Graham (Columbia University)

 

**Deadlines extended**

 

Digital Reading and Writing: Collection of Essays

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
Mary R. Lamb and Lynee L. Gaillet
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Call for Proposals

Blurred Lines: Digital Reading and Writing in Composition Studies (tentative title for edited collection)

Editors: Mary R. Lamb, Clayton State University and Lynée L. Gaillet, Georgia State University, Georgia State University

Prisons and Prison Writing in Early Modern Britain

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
International John Bunyan Society, Northumbria University, UK
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

PRISONS AND PRISON WRITING IN EARLY MODERN BRITAIN

Northumbria University, Newcastle, Monday 10 April 2017

A Regional Day Conference of the International John Bunyan Society, organized in association with the University of Bedfordshire, Keele University, and Northumbria University

Plenary speakers include Dr Jerome de Groot, University of Manchester and Professor Molly Murray, Columbia University, New York.

CALL FOR PAPERS

SCMLA 2017: War, Literature, and the Arts (Regular Session)

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:40pm
Session Chair: Olivia Clark, University of Memphis
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

This panel invites papers on any aspect of war literature or film to be presented at the 2017 annual convention of the South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA) on October 5-8 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Special consideration will be given to papers that involve (however peripherally) this year's conference theme, "Moving Words: Migrations, Translations, and Transformations." Accepted panelists will be required to have up-to-date SCMLA membership no later than 4/15/2017.

Please send a 250-300-word proposal and brief academic bio to 12oclark@gmail.com by March 31, 2017.

The (Recent) Past, Present and Future of Genre Fiction (ALA 28th Annual Conference, Boston, MA, May 25-29, 2017); due January 25

updated: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:40pm
Society for Contemporary Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

 

The Society for Contemporary Literature, a group dedicated to the study of literature of the last 25 years, invites 300-word abstracts for presentations at the 27th Annual Conference of the American Literature Assoc. This panel seeks to explore the trends in literature of the past 25 years, especially the future of genre fiction.  Starting points for discussion may include, but are not limited to

 

  • Genres of popular fiction
  • Canons/canonization
  • Genre/generic conventions
  • Genre-shifting
  • Blurring/disappearing genre lines
  • Multi-genre literature

 

 

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