category: american

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference:Contemporary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
jhines7@knights.ucf.edu

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference
Call for Papers
Contemporary Studies Area

Thursday-Sunday, 6 - 9 October 2016
Chicago, IL

Call for Peer Reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
[Inter]sections
contact email: 
intersections@americanstudies.ro

[Inter]sections is the annual online journal of American Studies at the University of Bucharest (ISSN 2068 – 3472). It has been a peer-reviewed academic publication since 2009.

MSA 2016: "The Pool Film Group and Beyond: Modernism's Media" (Abstracts due 4/12/16)

full name / name of organization: 
The H.D. International Society
contact email: 
rawalsh@ncsu.edu

The H.D.

Flow 2016 Conference on Television and New Media (Austin, 9/15-9/17)

full name / name of organization: 
Flow 2016
contact email: 
flowconference2016@gmail.com

The 2016 Flow Conference will feature a series of roundtables, each organized around a discussion question on contemporary issues in television and new media culture and scholarship.

Call for papers Law, Culture and the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Call for papers Online International Journal of Arts and Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of the Theoretical Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
Submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers american Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
American Journal of Social Science Studies R&D ​
contact email: 
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via wesbite:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss
or email
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

The journal’s objectives are to publish papers of broad interest in the humanities and social sciences.

Call for papers Journal of Digital Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website

jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:

jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Disrupting the Narrative Agency of Modernism (MSA 18 Pasadena)

full name / name of organization: 
Oleg Gelikman, Soka University of America
contact email: 
ogelikman@soka.edu

MSA 18 Pasadena Nov. 17-20, 2016

The Splendor of the Real: Disrupting The Narrative Agency of Modernism

Call for papers International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Echoes of Eco (20-22 Feb. 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon
contact email: 
umbertoeco.conference@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Midwest PCA-- Southern Lit and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Anne Canavan/ Midwest Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
anne.canavan@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Call for Book Reviewer for The Intimacies of Four Continents, Lisa Lowe 2015 (review due mid-May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
denise_macneil@redlands.edu

Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal seeks a reviewer to review The Intimacies of Four Continents (Lisa Lowe, 2015).

Call for Papers -- The American Graphic Short Story -- A Symposium of the American Literature Association, Oct. 20-22, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of the American Short Story
contact email: 
robert.clark@ccga.edu

The Society for the Study of the American Short Story seeks papers for a panel on the American graphic short story to be held at an international symposium on the short story.

[UPDATE] Chapter proposals for "Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment"

full name / name of organization: 
Douglas Vakoch / California Institute of Integral Studies
contact email: 
dvakoch@ciis.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for the edited book Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment, due by May 15, 2016.

Southern Hungers (SASA 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
Southern American Studies Association Conference (March 16-18, 2017)
contact email: 
davis_da@mercer.edu & jhubbs@ua.edu

Baudrillard, Religion, Theology

full name / name of organization: 
The International Journal of Baudrillard Studies
contact email: 
j.walters2@lse.ac.uk j.baldwin@londonmet.ac.uk

CFP: Baudrillard, Religion, Theology

The Female Science Fiction Western (Abstracts due June 20; collection of essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Melanie A. Marotta / Kolin Ford
contact email: 
femalesfwestern@gmail.com

We are seeking original, previously unpublished essays for a collection tentatively titled The Science Fiction Western: Representation of Female Characters in the Late Twentieth and Twenty-first Centu

Recuperation (of antagonistic, oppositional or emancipatory Forms of Cultural Production)

full name / name of organization: 
London Conference in Critical Thought
contact email: 
naxalbelt@gmail.com

Recuperation is an inexorable feature of late capitalism, as modes of art and cultural expression that once were resistant, oppositional or antagonistic from the 1960’s and 70’s have been graduall

CFP: 2016 Literature/Film Association Conference [October 13-16, 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Literature/Film Association
contact email: 
info@litfilm.org

CALL FOR PAPERS

Literature/Film Association Annual Conference
October 13-16, 2016
Rowan University
Glassboro, NJ
http://litfilm.blogspot.com/

“Alternate Worlds”

UPDATE: CFP: Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives, Proposed Collection of Essays, April 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Anne K. Phillips and Miranda A. Green-Barteet
contact email: 
annek@ksu.edu

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives

(Update) Call for Abstracts for Critical Insights: Civil Rights

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Allen Varlack (University of Maryland, Baltimore County)
contact email: 
cvarlack@umbc.edu

From its flawed notion of “separate but equal” to the rampant violence against black bodies throughout the twentieth century, the United States faced a clear racial divide perpetuated by its Jim C

Interdisciplinary and Transnational Volume on Vegetarianism, Proposals due May 30, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Shprintzen
contact email: 
shprintzen@marywood.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for a new interdisciplinary and transnational volume focusing on the social and cultural contexts of vegetarianism throughout history.

Arab-American Culture in the United States

full name / name of organization: 
Stacy E. Holden, Midwest Popular Culture Conference
contact email: 
sholden@purdue.edu

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference/Midwest American Culture Association

Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9, 2016

Chicago, IL

Hilton Rosemont Chicago

Deadline: April 30, 2016

American Representations of the Middle East and North Africa

full name / name of organization: 
Stacy E. Holden, Midwest Popular Culture Conference
contact email: 
sholden@purdue.edu

2016 Midwest PCA/ACA Conference, Television Area — 10/6/16-10/9/16

full name / name of organization: 
Cory Barker, Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
barkerc@indiana.edu

October 6-9, 2016, Chicago, IL

Hilton Rosemont Chicago O’Hare
5550 N. River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: (847) 678-4488

Risking the Future: Vulnerability, Resistance, Hope - 12-13 July 2016, Durham University

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

RISKING THE FUTURE: VULNERABILITY, RESISTANCE, HOPE

An International Conference on the Risk Humanities

Durham University, UK
12-13 July 2016

Keynote Speakers:

Youth Literature and Media

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
patrick.cox@rutgers.edu

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
October 6-9, 2016
Chicago, IL
Hilton Rosemont Chicago O’Hare
http://www.mpcaaca.org

International Pynchon Week 2017, Pynchon’s New Worlds, La Rochelle, June 5-9, 2017 (abstracts due September 30, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
International Pynchon Week 2017, Pynchon's New Worlds
contact email: 
ipw2017larochelle@gmail.com

The 2017 International Pynchon Week will be held on the French Atlantic coast in the old harbor of La Rochelle, from which a number of Europeans set sail for the New World.

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association CFP: Subcultures

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan Shipley / Area Chair
contact email: 
shiple18@msu.edu

The Subculture Area of the MPCA/MACA requests 150-250 word proposals for papers to be presented at the 2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference.

[UPDATE] Practical Approaches to Teaching Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)
contact email: 
mhart@wtamu.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

On the Edge: Theories on the Frontier. International Conference, 20-21 Oct 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
contact email: 
ontheedge@hum.uc3m.es

The frontier emerged as an important critical concept for an understanding of American history over a hundred years ago, and its status has changed from a celebrated catchphrase to explain away the pe

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