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Internaitonal Conference on Iranian Diaspora Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 4:51pm
Center for Iranian Diaspora Studies, San Francisco State University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 30, 2018

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San Francisco State University Center for Iranian Diaspora Studies

Presents its Inaugural International Conference

Forty Years and More: Research in the Emerging Field of Iranian Diaspora Studies, March 28-30, 2019, Seven Hills Conference Center, San Francisco State University

 

Reliving the Crash: Global Recession Narratives in Film and Television in America

updated: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 10:22am
MacBain & Boyd Publishers
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

MacBain & Boyd Publishers invites articles for a scholarly anthology about post-recession and post-depression narratives in American film and television, titled Reliving the Crash: Global Recession Narratives in Film and Television in America. The projected release date is Fall 2018.

Deadline: May 1, 2018

Losing Our Words: Transformations in Language and Culture

updated: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:11am
Humber College and the International Festival of Authors
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Call for Proposals Losing Our Words: Transformations in Language and Culture

Keynote Speaker: Jeff Chang, journalist and music critic on hip hop music and culture

Submission Deadline: May 30

Conference Dates: October 27-28, 2018.

Conference Location: 235 Queens Quay W, Toronto, Canada Please submit via website. http://www.humber.ca/liberalarts-ifoa/call-proposals

 

Shattering Silences: Challenging Traditions/ Inventing Worlds

updated: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:08am
Queens College MA Program in English
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Fifth Annual Queens College Graduate Conference

 

Shattering Silences

Challenging Traditions, Inventing Worlds

 

Conference Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Keynote Speaker: Sarah Blackwood, Associate Professor of English, Pace University

Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018

 

Sweet Home Chicago? Rethinking Blues Literature

updated: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:02am
MLA 2019
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 12, 2018

Sweet Home Chicago? Rethinking Blues Literature

 

MLA 2019

Chicago, IL   3 January – 6 January 2019

 

What is the current state of Blues Literature? It has been well over thirty years since Houston Baker Jr.’s Blues, Ideology, and Afro-American Literature: A Vernacular Theory (1984) put blues back on the critical map. Much has changed since then. Even with innovative interventions in the field (Davis, Bolden, Gussow, McGinley), blues literature has fallen out of vogue within academic circles. This panel seeks to rethink blues literature's critical value.

New Perspectives in Edward Albee Studies--Volume 4

updated: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:00am
Edward Albee Society
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

New Perspectives in Edward Albee Studies, Volume Four:

 

 Edward Albee’s Influence on American Drama

 

We are seeking essays that explore Albee’s influence and reach in the American theatre.  This could include playwrights whom he mentored directly, playwrights who were inspired by him, his role as director of both his own and others’ work, collaborators who worked with him, and artists whose own careers were in some way shaped by him.

 

In particular, we are interested in essays on any or all of the following topics:

 

Essays on John Matthews Manly and Edith Rickert

updated: 
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:56pm
Katherine Ellison/Illinois State University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Edited Collection: Essays on John Matthews Manly and Edith Rickert

Katherine Ellison
Contact: keellis@ilstu.edu
Deadline: 500-1,000 word abstracts due by July 1, 2018.

Edith Wharton Society Awards

updated: 
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 9:29am
Edith Wharton Society
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018

Edith Wharton Society (EWS) Awards for 2018-2019

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