category: bibliography and history of the book

Crossroads of Otherness: Medievalism and Orientalism in Nineteenth Century France - 2016 NeMLA Convention, March 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
New England Modern Language Association
contact email: 
smgilson@bu.edu

Call for Papers for the 2016 NeMLA Convention, March 17-20 in Hartford, CT

ACCUTE 2016 Panel: Popular Print Culture in the British Isles of the Long Eighteenth Century [Deadline: 1 November 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Gary Kelly and David Buchanan
contact email: 
gkelly@ualberta.ca ; djbuchan@ualberta.ca

Conference: Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English, Calgary, AB, Canada, 28-31 May 2016

ACLA 2016 Harvard: Early Modern Materiality

full name / name of organization: 
Erika Boeckeler
contact email: 
e.boeckeler@neu.edu

How do literary forms influence material forms, and how do material forms influence literary forms?

"Alt + Shift: Unlocking Alternative Methodologies and Marginal Positions"; March 3 - March 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
7th Biennial NEXUS Conference (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
contact email: 
utnexus@gmail.com

Call for Papers for the 7th Biennial NEXUS Conference at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

When: Thursday, March 3 – Saturday, March 5, 2016

Imperial Publics

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA / Boston / March 17-20, 2016
contact email: 
mulholland@ncsu.edu; tagathoc@hunter.cuny.edu

This seminar seeks to rethink public sphere theory and the idea of counterpublics through the lens of imperial history and the global circulation of texts along imperial circuits from the eighteenth century through the twentieth.

ALCA 2016 - Serial Forms Seminar (March 17-20, 2016, Harvard University)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Anna Gibson, Duquesne University / American Comparative Literature Association Conference 2016
contact email: 
gibsona@duq.edu

In response to an echoing call for a renewed attention to form, this seminar will examine a particularly rich formal classification: the serial.

Spanish-language Publishing Outside Ibero-America (abstract by September 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Enid Valle/American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (Pittsburgh, PA. March 31-April 3, 2016)
contact email: 
valle@kzoo.edu

Works in Spanish, Spa trans of works originally written in other langs (publ in Brussels, London, Lyons, Phila, etc), book trade,readership/cultural consumption, censorship, transatlantic exchanges.

[REMINDER] Edited Collection: Victorian into Modern: Suturing the Divide, 1875-1935 Abstract Deadline Sept 15th 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Ashgate Publishing
contact email: 
l.kane.1@bham.ac.uk

Abstracts required for edited collection Victorian into Modern: Suturing the Divide, 1875-1935.

Abstract (300 words) deadline Sept 15, 2015. Full chapters due May 31, 2016.

LIMINAL BALKANS; [sic] - a journal of literature, culture and literary translation, issue 12; submission deadline 31 Dec. 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Zadar, Croatia
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 12th issue titled Liminal Balkans:

IJHCS Call for Papers (Volume 2, Issue 3, December 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926) invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, anthropology, business

Serial Forms (ACLA Seminar)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016
contact email: 
gibsona@duq.edu

In response to an echoing call for a renewed attention to form, this ACLA seminar will examine a particularly rich formal classification: the serial.

Assessment in Composition & Literature Courses; deadline, Nov. 1, 2015; conference dates, 3/30-4/2, 2016, Denver, CO

full name / name of organization: 
Charles A. S. Ernst/College English Association
contact email: 
Proposals, www.cea-web.org; queries, cernst@hilbert.edu

• What Do Students Learn & How Do We Know They Have Learned It?: Closing the Loop Through Assessment in Composition & Literature Courses

[UPDATE] Fictional Economies: Inequality and Novel, Essay collection with forward by Rami Shamir, author of TRAIN TO POKIPSE

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Donica/Bronx Community College, CUNY
contact email: 
fictionaleconomies@gmail.com

Fictional Economies: Inequality and the Novel

Joseph Donica is an Assistant Professor of English at Bronx Community College.

[UPDATE] CfP Ada Lovelace Postgraduate Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
adalovelaceworkshop@ell.ox.ac.uk

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace
“That brain of mine is more than merely mortal; as time will show.”
A workshop for graduate students and early career researchers
Tuesday 8 December 2015
Mathematics Institute and St Anne’s College, Oxford

ACLA 2016: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Death Representations in Literature: Epistemological, Social, Anthropological and A

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
adriana.teodorescu@gmail.com

This is a call for presentations for a seminar to be held as part of the American Comparative Literature Association's Annual Meeting, that will take place at Harvard University between 17th-20th Marc

Craft Critique Culture: Bridging Divides (April 8-9, 2016: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Nesbit / Lydia Maunz-Breese / Heidi Renée Aijala (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

16th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Conference
April 8-9, 2016
Bridging Divides
University of Iowa

[Update] Chronicles and Grimoires: The Occult as Political Commentary

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Assoc. of the Midwest: ICMS Kalamazoo 2016.
contact email: 
dominique.hoche@westliberty.edu

Whether seen in signs and portents, or read in grimoires or magic books, the occult in the premodern world is both marveled at and feared.

Politics of the Copy, a One-Day Workshop, 28 November 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of the Western Cape, South Africa
contact email: 
politicsofthecopy@gmail.com

Given the status of knowledge in the contemporary global economy, contestations over its production, dissemination, and ownership have intensified and expanded.

Gastronomy, Culture, and the Arts: A Scholarly Exchange of Epic Portions (March 12-13, 2016), University of Toronto Mississauga

full name / name of organization: 
Gastro Conference, Department of Language Studies
contact email: 
gastroconference.utm@utoronto.ca

“Foodies consider food to be an art, on a level with painting or drama" (The Official Foodie Handbook, Paul Levy, Ann Barr, 1984).

Dickens Society Symposium: "Adapting Dickens" -- Deadline Oct. 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
regal@hi.is

Dickens Society 21st Annual Symposium:
“Adapting Dickens”

Iceland University, Reykjavik
11–13 July, 2016

Call for Papers

CFP Encylopedia of Spanish Literature Film Adaptations

full name / name of organization: 
Salvador Jimenez Murguia, PhD Akita Internaitonal University
contact email: 
smurguia@aiu.ac.jp

Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature Film Adaptations

Nineteenth-century Building Stories (NeMLA, Hartford, CT March 17-20 2016, abstracts due Sept 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Starr (Westfield State University)
contact email: 
estarr@westfield.ma.edu; Abstracts should be submitted through the NeMLA cfp website: https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/cfp

This panel will consider Victorian short fiction as both an artifact and narrative architect of the city.

NeMLA, March 2016: "The Literary Monument and the Tre corone: Materials, Authorship, Solemnity"

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah L. Axelrod
contact email: 
slaxelrod@post.harvard.edu

Dear colleagues,

Please consider submitting a paper for a panel entitled “The Literary Monument and the Tre corone: Materials, Authorship, Solemnity” at NeMLA in Hartford, March 2016.

Call For Papers: COMMUNITY AND COMMUNICATION FROM A DIACHRONIC AND SYNCHRONIC PERSPECTIVE

full name / name of organization: 
Hyperion University, Bucharest / Hypercultura - Journal
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Dear all,

Feminist Pedagogy: Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association in Hartford, CT, March 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Feminist Pedagogy in the Two-Year College

UPDATE: Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Gabriel Egan / De Montfort University
contact email: 
gegan@dmu.ac.uk

Online registration is now open for the following conference at:

http://cts.dmu.ac.uk/ESTS

"Users of Scholarly Editions: Editorial Anticipations of
Reading, Studying and Consulting"

Publication of 5 Edited Books with ISBN

full name / name of organization: 
Professor B.Panda
contact email: 
prof.panda19845@gmail.com

Call for Papers for Edited Books with ISBN
Last Date 31st December 2015

Call for Papers by Graduate Students and Post-Graduates

full name / name of organization: 
Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal published at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context is a graduate student and post-graduate journal published electronically by current graduate students and post-graduates of the English Department at Southern Connecticut State Univers

Method and the Middle English Text (UVA, April 8-9 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia
contact email: 
methodandme@gmail.com

The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia, along with organizers from the University of Pennsylvania and UC Berkeley, invites submissions for a graduate student conference and col

(UPDATE) CFP: LITERATURE AND CENSORSHIP (DEADLINE, 30 SEP, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry Volume 2 No 2
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

India is one of the few countries in the world to have a film censor board.

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference Update

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The deadline for abstracts for the Twelfth Annual Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference has been extended to Thursday, September 10:

The Oswald Review: Undergraduate Literary Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Carolina, Aiken, English Dept
contact email: 
douglash@usca.edu

The Oswald Review is a refereed undergraduate journal of criticism and research in the discipline of English.

Presumed Autonomy: Literature and Art in Theory and Practice 10–13 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
autonomy@english.su.se

Ever since the emergence of the modern marketplace for cultural goods, literary texts and art works have, on occasion, defied the expectations of its readers and audience, affronted their moral ethos,

[Update] Reminder: Turn-of-the-Century African American Print Culture, 9/30/2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lucas Dietrich, NeMLA 2016
contact email: 
ladietrich4@gmail.com

Traditional format panel for NeMLA 2016 Convention in Hartford, CT, March 17-20, 2016.

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