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Austen and Masculinity

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Kramp/Lehigh University
contact email: 
dmk209@lehigh.edu

I seek contributions for an edited collection on Jane Austen and masculinity.

[UPDATE] [DEADLINE EXTENDED] Green Britain: Nationhood and the Environment, 1500-1750

full name / name of organization: 
Birmingham Centre for Reformation and Early Modern Studies
contact email: 
greenbritain2016@gmail.com

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 20 APRIL 2016

(UPDATE) Registration Open: The Matter of Resistance Conference, University of Warwick, April 29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sourit Bhattacharya/University of Warwick
contact email: 
mattersofresistance@gmail.com/sourit.bhattacharya@warwick.ac.uk

Registration is now open for the 'The Matter of Resistance' conference at The University of Warwick, April 29, 2016, which brings together scholars, artists, and academics from around the globe, in ra

UPDATE: Registration open: Mood - Aesthetic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies, University of Warwick
contact email: 
mood.warwick2016@gmail.com

Registration is now open for Mood - Aesthetic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, a two-day conference taking place at the University of Warwick on 6th and 7th May 2016.

Autofiction in English

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Hywel Dix, Bournemouth University, UK
contact email: 
HDix@bournemouth.ac.uk

Since the term was coined by Serge Doubrovsky in 1971, autofiction has become established as a recognisable genre within the French literary pantheon.

Special Issue: Andrew Davies: the screenwriter as adaptor

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Adaptation in Film and Performance
contact email: 
anna.blackwell@dmu.ac.uk; natalie.hayton@dmu.ac.uk

In celebration of the newly created Andrew Davies archive at De Montfort University, Leicester, The Journal of Adaptation in Film and Performance is issuing a special edition on the British screenwrit

Cultural Intertexts issue 5/ 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Intertexts - Academic Journal of Literature and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
oana.gheorghiu@ugal.ro

CULTURAL INTERTEXTS, academic journal of Literature and Cultural Studies, ISSN 2393-0624, E-ISSN 2393-1078, edited by the Department of English, Faculty of Letters, “Dunarea de Jos” University of

SAMLA 88: Thinking Utopia/Dystopia through Decolonization/Postcolonialism

full name / name of organization: 
(SAMLA-88; Jacksonville, FL, USA 4-6 Nov 2016)
contact email: 
Bls39@miami.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association, 88th Annual Conference in Jacksonville, Florida, USA 4-6 Nov. 2016.
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

Call for Papers:

Performing Precarity: Refugee Representation, Determination and Discourses

full name / name of organization: 
Performance of the Real Research Theme / University of Otago
contact email: 
performance.real@otago.ac.nz

Performing Precarity: Refugee Representation, Determination
and Discourses

An interdisciplinary conference hosted by The Performance of the Real Research Theme,

[UPDATE] Performance of the Real Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Symposium [Extended CFP]

full name / name of organization: 
Performance of the Real Research Theme / University of Otago
contact email: 
performance.real@otago.ac.nz

CFP: Performance of the Real Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Symposium

[UPDATE - DEADLINE EXTENSION] States of the Book

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Karr / Department of English and Philosophy, West Point
contact email: 
adam.karr@usma.edu

The Department of English and Philosophy at West Point will host an interdisciplinary symposium to consider the relation of the material text to the formation and function of states and state-like str

VISUAL DADA – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Bucharest, June 24-25th 2016, Central University Library

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest - Center of Excellence in Image Study CESI
contact email: 
dadavizual@gmail.com

VISUAL DADA – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
Bucharest, June 24-25th, 2016
University of Bucharest
Center of Excellence in Image Study CESI

Some Preceding VISUAL DADA Events

PEER REVIEWERS NEEDED

full name / name of organization: 
Layman Poupard Publishing
contact email: 
info@lpppub.com

Layman Poupard Publishing seeks peer reviewers for forthcoming entries in volumes of the Literature Criticism Series published by Gale Cengage.

[UPDATE] Religious Topics in Fantastic Literature (Lodz, Poland, 19-21 Sept. 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Studies in Drama and Pre-1800 English Literature, University of Lodz, Poland
contact email: 
lodz.fantastic.lit@gmail.com

Deadline for abstract submissions extended until April 30, 2016.

Early Modern Women Writers

full name / name of organization: 
Professor James Fitzmaurice, University of Northern Arizona
contact email: 
James Fitzmaurice <j.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk>

Early Modern Women Writers (approx. 1550-1700)
at Othello's Island CVAR, Nicosia, Cyprus
5 to 9 April 2017

'Gothic Afterlives: Mutations, Histories, and Returns', Biennial GANZA Conference, 23-24 January 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its third biennial conference, to be held at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, on 23-24 January 2017.

Transparency and Opacity in French Language Literature (Oct 14, 2016) CFP due May 15

full name / name of organization: 
Princeton University
contact email: 
princetongradconference2016@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Princeton University
Department of French and Italian
Fall 2016

Transparency and Opacity in French Language Literature

[UPDATE] Reading Coetzee's Women conference (27-29 September 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Monash University, Prato Centre, Italy
contact email: 
melinda.harvey@monash.edu

Confirmed Speakers:

Professor J.M. Coetzee (Adelaide)
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford)
Professor Carrol Clarkson (Amsterdam)
Professor David Attwell (York)
Professor Derek Attridge (York)

Proposed Collection on Walter Besant

full name / name of organization: 
Kevin A. Morrison, Syracuse University
contact email: 
kmorri05@syr.edu

I am interested in receiving expressions of interest or an abstract from potential contributors to a proposed collection on Walter Besant. Several presses have indicated interest.

DYSTOPIA, THE HUNGER GAMES, AND THE CULTURE OF DEATH (SAMLA, 11/4-6/16; 6/6/16))

full name / name of organization: 
Myrna Santos
contact email: 
eslcare@aol.com

DYSTOPIA, THE HUNGER GAMES, AND THE CULTURE OF DEATH

GAM.13 Spatial Expeditions - Submission Deadline May 18, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Martina Plank, Graz University of Technology
contact email: 
gam@tugraz.at

GAM.13 – CALL FOR PAPERS
Spatial Expeditions

Wisdom of Islamic Art

full name / name of organization: 
Islamic School of Art
contact email: 
islamicartcourses@gmail.com

10-Day Course on Islamic Art

The Encyclopedia of the Lost Generation: Life and Times of the Jazz Age

full name / name of organization: 
Bob Batchelor and Kathleen M. Turner
contact email: 
turner8kathleen@gmail.com and cultpopculture@gmail.com

The Encyclopedia of the Lost Generation: Life and Times of the Jazz Age

Editors: Bob Batchelor and Kathleen M. Turner

THE USES OF UTOPIA, 26 June 2016, University of Cambridge

full name / name of organization: 
Naomi Woo
contact email: 
utopiaconferencecambridge@gmail.com

THE USES OF UTOPIA
26 June 2016, Clare College, University of Cambridge
A SYMPOSIUM AND CELEBRATION
ON THE 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THOMAS MORE’S UTOPIA

Call for Papers: Gender and Spanish Urban Spaces (Palgrave Macmillan-Hispanic Urban Studies)

full name / name of organization: 
Debra Ochoa and Maria Difrancesco
contact email: 
dochoa@trinity.edu

Landscape architecture and urban planning join aesthetics of design with the hard science of engineering.

[Update]"Pushing Back: Feminist Readings as Resistance"

full name / name of organization: 
Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis
contact email: 
parlourjournal@gmail.com

Deadline for Submissions: August 1, 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS – (IN)VISIBLE LINES Sibéal Journal, Vol 2

full name / name of organization: 
Sibeal Network
contact email: 
invisiblelines2015@gmail.com

Following on from the success of our 2015 conference we are looking for submissions for our next journal. Papers are invited to engage with the theme of the conference, (In)visible Lines.

CFP for an Essay Collection on "Doing the Charleston," Cambridge Scholars, due May 6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie Frazier, College of Charleston
contact email: 
frazierv@cofc.edu

Call for Proposals for a proposed edited volume of essays centering around the theme of “Doing the Charleston,” to be published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing, and edited by Valerie Frazier

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

full name / name of organization: 
Teesside University/ARC Stockton
contact email: 
mocktheweak2016@gmail.com

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

14th-15th September 2016, Teesside University/ARC Stockton

"Who's Afraid of ISIS?" A Workshop and Themed Journal Issue on the Politics of Hegemonic Fear

full name / name of organization: 
Colgate University P-CON Program, and Critical Studies on Security [CSoS]
contact email: 
dmonk@colgate.edu

“WHO’S AFRAID OF ISIS?” A Workshop and Themed Journal Issue on the Politics of Hegemonic Fear

Colgate University and On Line

9-10 September 2016

Deadline for Abstracts: 15 May 2016

Edited Collection: Southeast Asian Ecocriticism

full name / name of organization: 
John Ryan / University of Western Australia
contact email: 
john.c.ryan@uwa.edu.au

With its origins in the late twentieth-century writings of Raymond Williams in England, Lawrence Buell in the United States, and literary scholars in Australia and New Zealand, coupled to recent theor

Cultural History of Hair: The Renaissance (1450-1650) [essay collection]

full name / name of organization: 
Edith Snook, University of New Brunswick
contact email: 
esnook@unb.ca

As editor of the Renaissance volume of The Cultural History of Hair, to be published by Bloomsbury Press in 2017, I am looking for a contributor for a chapter on the topic of "Class and Status." The e

The 3rd International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH) 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The International Institute of Knowledge Management
contact email: 
info@fineartsconference.com

The 3rd International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH) 2016 organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) ,Sri Lanka will be held from 22nd – 23rd of September 2

Edited Collection on ABC Family / Freeform and its programming

full name / name of organization: 
Emily L. Newman and Emily Witsell
contact email: 
ABCFamilyFreeformBook@gmail.com

Contributions are sought for an interdisciplinary collection of essays on the ABC Family/Freeform to be published by McFarland & Co. We are interested in a sustained exploration of the television chan

In the Light of Gloriana Conference; Nov 18-21, 2016; Tower of London -- CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Gloriana Society
contact email: 
glorianasoc@gmail.com

The Gloriana Society invites advanced graduate students and faculty to attend the inaugural meeting of our biannual conference In the Light of Gloriana, Nov 18-21, 2016 at the Tower of London.

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