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Second Annual Posthuman Network (PHuN) Graduate Student Conference

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:19am
Post-Human Network (PHuN)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 10, 2017

As we approach the 50-year anniversary of 1968, a high point of activism and protest around the world, we are interested in reflecting on and engaging with 1968’s legacy of activism as it influences theory and practice. While 1968 is often associated with the May protests in France, this time period saw various protests and radical action occurring at places around the world, including the Prague Spring in Czechoslovakia, student movements in Mexico, the Cultural Revolution in China, and anti-war protests and counter-culture movements in the USA. Many of these events still resonate in our contemporary sociopolitical atmospheres.

Sexual Harassment and the Communication Conundrum

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:19am
Journal of Communication: Media Watch
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018

Journal of Communication: Media Watch Invites Papers on:

Sexual Harassment and the Communication Conundrum

Sexual harassment, a weapon in the arsenal of men to control the communicational interactions with women, is being challenged by its targets.  ‘Media Watch Journal of Communication (https://www.mediawatchjournal.in/) believes communication scholars should join this public discuss.  Therefore, the editors are inviting scholars to submit articles for our May, 2018 issue.  The topics are wide ranging across the discipline:

Mediascape Calls for Columns on Digital and New Media

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:18am
Mediascape (UCLA’S Journal of Cinema and Media Studies)
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Mediascape Calls for Columns on Digital and New Media

 

Mediascape, UCLA’S Journal of Cinema and Media Studies, invites Columns submissions for their 2017 issue. The aim of this issue is to focus on Digital and New Media. As interactions with digital and new media are ever expanding, now deeply ingrained in TV show narratives and written about extensively in academia, we expect your submissions to be relevant, dynamic, and unique. Topics to consider include but are not limited to digital and new media in relationship to film and television, virtual reality, short-form web-series, queer game studies, and critical data studies.

Musicians, Movement, and Literature: Blues and Jazz Representation

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:17am
The Blues and Jazz Dance Book Club
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

The Blues and Jazz Dance Book Club website is seeking monthly feature articles ranging between 1,000 and 3,000 words on various blues and jazz topics for 2018. Our organization is looking for individuals who are actively engaged in blues and jazz culture and/or scholarship who are interested in writing conversational yet informative articles for our website.

“Constructing and Controlling Indigenous Identity Through Place: ‘Location, Location, Location’”

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:17am
Bernadette V. Russo/Texas Tech University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Scholarly Submissions

Indigenous identity is connected to place, perhaps rooted most strongly in the relationship between place and self rather than simply the location itself. In the chapter “A Better World Becoming: Placing Critical Indigenous Studies” appearing in Aileen Moreton’s essay collection Critical Indigenous Studies: Engagements in First World Locations, Daniel Heath Justice explains that, “Belonging is about being woven into the fabric of the land and its legacies, accepting the knowledge that your future is a shared future . . .” (26).

 

Players and Playing in Eighteenth-Century Drama

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:17am
Ashley Bender / SCSECS
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017

This panel will consider papers that explore “players and playing,” broadly interpreted, in drama of the long eighteenth century. Possible topics include games, gambling, and other forms of play; actors, acting styles, and staging; and representations of drama and the theater. Submit abstracts to Ashley Bender at abender@twu.edu.

This year's conference will be held February 23-24 in Oxford, MS. For more information, visit the website at http://scsecs.net/scsecs/2018/2018cfp.html.

Translation Review

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:17am
Translation Review
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 31, 2018

Translation Review is now inviting submissions of literary translations—excerpts of novels, short stories, and poetry. We are particularly interested in translations of contemporary authors.

Nationalism and Apocalypse, Now and Then

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:16am
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

Madison Graduate Conference on English Language & Literature 2018

 

Nationalism and Apocalypse, Now and Then

 

 

February 23-24, 2018

 

The University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI

 

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Colin Dayan, Vanderbilt University

 

 

The Comics of R. Crumb [Edited Book]

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:16am
Daniel Worden
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Call for Papers

The Comics of R. Crumb: Underground in the Art Museum

 

**Reminder** Shadow Cinema: The Historical and Production Context of Unmade Films

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:16am
De Montfort University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 8, 2017

**REMINDER DEADLINE FRIDAY 8TH DECEMBER**

Unmade films are a burgeoning area of scholarly inquiry. The rise of the film archive, from the Michael Klinger Papers and Hammer Archive, to the John Boorman Papers and Stanley Kubrick Archive, all have unearthed a treasure trove of abandoned or halted projects, left unmade for a range of industrial, cultural and political contexts. This also extends to unreleased cinema, those projects that were abandoned in pre-production, cut short in production, or simply never distributed, or removed from circulation.

 

Escaping Escapism in Fantasy and the Fantastic

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:13am
University of Glasgow
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 15, 2018

Glasgow International Fantasy Conversations

Escaping Escapism in Fantasy and the Fantastic

26th – 27th April 2018

Call for Proposals for 2018 Black Issues Conference at BGSU

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:13am
Office of Multicultural Affairs at Bowling Green State University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 8, 2017

The 18th Annual Black Issues Conference at Bowling Green State University
“Art is Power”
Keynote Speaker: PJ Jones
Saturday, February 17, 2018

Trans-Migration: Corporal, Spatial, and Symbolic

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 9:36am
Animal de fondo
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 19, 2018

 

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

Trans-Migration: Corporal, Spatial, and Symbolic Mobility

 Submission deadline: Friday, January 19, 2018

Publication: March 2018

 

Latina Outsiders: Remaking Latina Identity

updated: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:48am
City University of New York/State University of New York
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Latina Outsiders: Remaking Latina Identity (CFP for edited anthology)

Deadline for submissions:

December 3, 2017

latinaoutsiderscfp@gmail.com

 

Description of the project:

We are currently seeking finished, previously unpublished articles, testimonios, essays, creative non-fiction, and poetry, for an edited anthology tentatively entitled Latina Outsiders: Remaking Latina Identity.  

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