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US-MEXICAN ENCOUNTERS IN CONTEMPORARY NORTH AMERICAN CINEMA / ENCUENTROS ESTADOUNIDENSES-MEXICANOS EN EL CINE NORTEAMERICANO CONTEMPORÁNEO

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Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:03pm
IMEX. MÉXICO INTERDISCIPLINARIO / INTERDISCIPLINARY MEXICO
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019

PUBLICACIÓN EN LÍNEA IMEX.

MÉXICO INTERDISCIPLINARIO / INTERDISCIPLINARY MEXICO CALL FOR PAPERS US-MEXICAN ENCOUNTERS IN CONTEMPORARY NORTH AMERICAN CINEMA / ENCUENTROS ESTADOUNIDENSES-MEXICANOS EN EL CINE NORTEAMERICANO CONTEMPORÁNEO

Editors of this issue: Guido Rings and Stephen Trinder

ExRe(y) 2020 - ExtReme 21: Going Beyond in Post-Millennial North-American Literature and Culture

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 2:33pm
Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Department of American Literature and Culture at Maria Curie-Sklodowska University is pleased to announce the third ExRe(y) conference. A three-day international conference “ExtReme 21: Going Beyond in Post-Millennial North-American Literature and Culture” will be held on June 4-6, 2020 in Lublin, Poland.

We invite proposals for papers and panels that focus on the topic of the (broadly understood) extreme in American and Canadian literature and culture of the last two decades.

Topics may include, but are not limited to, the following:

for colored girls and Beyond: New Visions of Ntozake Shange

updated: 
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 2:36pm
Christopher Allen Varlack, Langston Hughes Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, May 21, 2019

for colored girls and Beyond: New Visions of Ntozake Shange 

SAMLA 91 | Theme: Languages—Power, Identity, Relationships
November 15-17, 2019 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia 

CFP: “The Task of the Negro Writer as an Artist”: Language as Vehicle of Power and Identity Construction in the Work of Langston Hughes and His Contemporaries

updated: 
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 2:37pm
Christopher Allen Varlack, Langston Hughes Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, May 21, 2019

“The Task of the Negro Writer as an Artist”: Language as Vehicle of Power and Identity Construction in the Work of Langston Hughes and His Contemporaries

 SAMLA 91 | Theme: Languages—Power, Identity, Relationships
November 15-17, 2019 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia

EXTENDED DEADLINE Call for Papers: ADAPTATION 2019 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference

updated: 
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:07pm
Midwest Popular Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

EXTENDED DEADLINE Call for Papers:

ADAPTATION

2019 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 10-13

Cincinnati, OH                          

151 West Fifth Street

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Deadline: May 15 2019

submissions.mpcaaca.org

Television Studies (PAMLA)

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Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:04pm
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

PAMLA is currently seeking submissions for the Television Studies panel, a standing session of the annual Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association conference.  This year’s conference will be held at  the Wyndham San Diego Bayside in San Diego, California, from Thursday, 14 November 2019 through Sunday, 17 November 2019. 

Gender, Sex, Fantasy: 21st-Century "Cinderellas"

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Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:09pm
Suzy Woltmann
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Hidden between the lines in fairy tales exists the history of fantasy about women and sexuality. Because of its world-wide popularity and rags-to-riches feel, the “Cinderella” fairy tale best demonstrates this literary historicity. Jack Zipes, Cristina Bacchilega, and others have argued for the significance of examining fairy tales and their adaptations to see what the driving force of each narrative is and what this might represent. In this collection, we will examine 21st-century “Cinderella” adaptations that explore gender, sexuality, and fantasy in new and exciting ways.

ImagiNation: Exploring the American Political Circus

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Monday, May 13, 2019 - 1:14pm
PAMLA
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

Call for Papers: ImagiNation: Exploring the American Political Circus

A Special Session at the Pacific and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
November 14 - 17, San Diego, CA
DEADLINE: June 10th

Literature of the American West

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 2:45pm
Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 10, 2019

As a location on the western edge of the North American West, San Diego is an ideal location for discussions of cinema, drama, prose, and poetry of the region. This panel welcomes proposals that explore, problematize, and/or redefine the West as a construct that emerges throughout various forms of representation with particular interest in topics that deal with the conference theme of "Send In the Clowns." Proposals considering San Diego's particular regional languages and literatures, or proposals more generally addressing literature of the American West are welcome. This panel is the result of an exciting new affiliation between PAMLA and the Western Literature Association (WLA).

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