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Evelyn Scott Society -- American Literature Association 2019 -- Deadline for abstracts January 9, 2019

updated: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 8:55am
Evelyn Scott Society
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

30th Annual American Literature Association

May 23-26, 2019

Boston, MA

 

The Evelyn Scott Society invites abstracts of 1-2 pages on the American writer Evelyn Scott

(1893-1963). Papers may focus on any of her works (novels, memoir, poetry, young adult

literature), and they may take any contemporary critical approach. We are especially

interested in papers that investigate the process of canonicity, the literary networks to which

Scott belonged, or the role of disability in her career, but all topics will be considered. Scott

participated in various and major literary currents during her writing life, including Imagism,

Alfred Hitchcock - Call for Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 1:53pm
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Call for Papers – DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

 

40th Annual Conference, February 20-23, 2019

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2018  November 15, 2018

 

Humanities and Democracy

updated: 
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 1:59pm
Missouri Humanities Council
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 7, 2018

Humanities & The Future Symposium: Humanities and Democracy

The Missouri Humanities Council

Friday, March 22, 2019

CFP Submission deadline: Friday, December 7.

How do the Humanities help us to understand Democracy? The Missouri Humanities Council will be holding its second annual Midwest “Humanities & The Future” Symposium to explore this question. Symposium events will take place at Drury University in Springfield, Missouri on Friday, March 22 & Saturday, March 23. All panels will take place on Friday, March 22.

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Fifth Annual Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 1:59pm
The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies at Collin College
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 30, 2018

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies, housed at Collin College, a two-year institution serving Collin County, is pleased to announce a one-day Working-Class Studies conference for interested scholars and students. The conference will consist of panels in a range of disciplines and on a variety of issues related to social class and labor issues, both historical and contemporary. The keynote speaker will be noted scholar Dr.

Rebecca Harding Davis at ALA 2019

updated: 
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:58am
Rebecca Harding Davis Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 18, 2019

New Directions in Rebecca Harding Davis Scholarship

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World welcomes proposals for two sessions at the next meeting of the American Literature Association. The conference will be held May 23-26, 2019 in Boston, MA.

 

We are interested in proposals that engage in any aspect of Davis’s work. We welcome new readings of her most well-known work, “Life in the Iron-Mills,” as well as analyses of her numerous other neglected writings.

 

CFP: Winesburg, Ohio at 100, ALA Conference, Boston, MA, May 23-26, 2019

updated: 
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:52am
The Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Call for Papers

Winesburg, Ohio, at 100: Celebrating the Centenary of

Sherwood Anderson’s Notable Work and Its Literary Influences”

Sponsored by the Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature

American Literature Association Annual Conference

Boston, Massachusetts

May 23-26, 2019

 

A Cowboy in Repose: Memorializing Sam Shepard

updated: 
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:54am
ATHE (Association for Theatre in Higher Education Conference)
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

A Cowboy in Repose: Memorializing Sam Shepard

ATHE (Association for Theatre in Higher Education) Conference

August 7-11, 2019

Orlando, Florida USA

Abstracts Due: October 31st at 11pm (Central Standard)

CFP: Esotericism & Occultism at Southwest Popular/American Culture Association

updated: 
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 11:05am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Call for Papers

Esotericism & Occultism

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

 

40th Annual Conference, February 20-23, 2019

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2018

 

Short Forms and Adolescence

updated: 
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 5:44am
University of Angers, France
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Short Forms and Adolescencehttp://blog.univ-angers.fr/shortformsandadolescence/ CFP for a three-day conference at the University of Angers, France
Organizers: François Hugonnier and Karima Thomas
June 19-21, 2019 Guest speaker: Michael Cart (USA) 

CFP: MLA Edited Collection, Teaching Literature and Writing in Prisons

updated: 
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:37am
Sheila Smith McKoy and Patrick Elliot Alexander, Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018

 

Call for Essay Proposals: Teaching Literature and Writing in PrisonsEdited by Sheila Smith McKoy and Patrick Elliot Alexander

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