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2018 Quatuor Coronati Conference: Freemasons in the Transatlantic World during the long eighteenth century

updated: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:52am
Quatuor Coronati Lodge No. 2076, George Washington Masonic National Memorial Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, May 1, 2017

The Academic Committee of the 2018 Quatuor Coronati Conference, co-sponsored by Quatuor Coronati Lodge No. 2076 of the United Grand Lodge of England and the George Washington Masonic Memorial Association, invite proposals for papers presenting new research in the form of biographical or prosopographical findings in the history of Anglo-American Freemasonry during the long eighteenth century, including studies of freemasons in or from Britain, Ireland, all of North America and the Caribbean.  Early and mid-career academics are particularly encouraged to apply, though proposals from senior and independent scholars are also welcomed. 

 

Approaches to Teaching the Work of Edwidge Danticat

updated: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:53am
Celucien L. Joseph/Indian River State College
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 19, 2016

 

Approaches to Teaching the Work of Edwidge Danticat

 

Suchismita Banerjee, Marvin E. Hobson, and Celucien L. Joseph (editors)

 

When Jazz meets Cinema

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:08am
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, March 12, 2017

5-7 May 2017

Lovere (BG), Auditorium di Villa Milesi

Percival Everett and the American West

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:09am
Michael Johnson / Western Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 30, 2016

Call for Papers for a Panel on Percival Everett and the American West at the 2017 American Literature Association Meeting (Boston; May 25-28)

Harriet Beecher Stowe at the American Literature Association and Graduate Student Paper Award

updated: 
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 11:09pm
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society invites proposals for ALA 2017 and would like to call your attention to our Up and Coming scholar award for graduate students.  

 

Call for Papers 

Harriet Beecher Stowe Society

American Literature Association 2017

Deadline for Submissions:  January 6, 2017

Boston, MA

May 25-28

 

Harriet Beecher Stowe and Popular Culture

 

Kurt Vonnegut Society Panels at the ALA

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:10am
Tom Hertweck / Kurt Vonnegut Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

The Vonnegut Society will host two panels at the 2017 American Literature Association conference, which will be held at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, May 25-28.

Please submit proposals of 250 words to vonnegutsociety@gmail.com by January 15, 2017. Please indicate to which panel you are submitting in the subject line.

I.  Adapting/Performing/Framing Vonnegut: Film, Television, and Beyond in Context

RSAP Book Prize 2016

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:10am
The Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

 The Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP)

proudly announces its $1000 Book Prize

 

The prize will be awarded for the best monograph on American

periodicals published by an academic press between January 1, 2015

and December 31, 2016. Books will be judged by a peer review of

three scholars chosen by the RSAP Advisory Board.

 

The Book Prize will be awarded at the American Literature

Association (ALA) conference in Boston, MA, May 25-28, 2017.

The winner and up to two honorable mentions will be notified by

March 1, 2017 and will be recognized at an RSAP-sponsored reception at ALA.

 

Travel and Literature at CEA: Last Call

updated: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 10:08am
College English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Travel and Literature for our 48th annual conference.  Submit your proposal at www.cea-web.org.

Hemingway Research Grant - Deadline Extended

updated: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 10:09am
John F. Kennedy Library / Ernest Hemingway Collection
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation provides funds to scholars and students interested in researching the Ernest Hemingway Collection. The grants (up to $2,500) are intended to help defray travel, living, and other research expenses.

Grant applications are evaluated on the basis of: expected utilization of the Hemingway Collection; the project's contributions to Hemingway and/or related studies; and applicants' qualifications. Preference is given to dissertation research, although all proposals are welcome and receive careful consideration.

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