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International Conference The Presence of the Past: Problematising Temporalities in Irish Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2022 - 7:15am
SOFEIR (French Society of Irish Studies)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022

Conference of the SOFEIR (Société Française d’Études irlandaises / French Association of Irish Studies)

9-10 March 2023

University of Lille, France

Call for Papers

 

The Presence of the Past:

Problematising Temporalities in Irish Studies

Moving towards a sustainable future: Decolonising theory, praxis and pedagogy in South Asia

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:46pm
Debadrita Chakraborty, UPES India
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

This is a call for paper for the panel titled ' Moving towards a sustainable future: Decolonising theory, praxis and pedagogy in South Asia' at the  27th European Conference of South Asian Studies (ECSAS) in Turin in July, 2023 

Abstract:

Mythology in Contemporary Culture at National Conference of PCA

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:45pm
Popular Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Mythology in Contemporary Culture

Popular Culture Association National Conference

April 5-9, 2023

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, Texas

2nd Annual Michael Gordon Memorial History Graduate Conference

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:44pm
UW-Milwaukee History Graduate Student Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2023

The History Graduate Student Association at

the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

 

The 2nd Annual Michael Gordon Memorial History Graduate Conference

 

The Presence of History: Crises of Emotion, Identity, and Nostalgia

 

April 28-30, 2023

 

Posthumanism: A Study in 21st-century Perspectives

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:42pm
Pinaki Roy and Tanima Dutta
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2023

"POSTHUMANISM: A STUDY IN TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY PERSPECTIVES"

JOINT-EDITORS: PINAKI ROY AND TANIMA DUTTA

The world and human civilisation are governed by rapid and gradual changes. In order to perceive and explore these changes - among other disciplines of literature and social sciences - posthumanism was developed very late in the 20th century as a literary-philosophical approach to interpreting these changes.

Tall Tales and Urban Legends in American Literature

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:41pm
Jasleen Singh, University of Toronto
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Tall Tales and Urban Legends in American Literature

Canadian Association for American Studies (CAAS) 2023 Conference, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, NS, September 22-24, 2023

Organized by Ross Bullen (OCAD University) and Jasleen Singh (University of Toronto)

 

Affective Labor (Special issue JMMLA)

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:37pm
Douglas Dowland
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

The Journal of the Midwest Modern Language Association invites submissions for its spring 2023 special issue focused on the theme “Affective Labor.” The special issue editors seek essays from across historical periods that address the role of affective labor in literature, film, and media. We seek analyses of the role of kin work, caring labor, nurturing and maternal activities; of pink collar, gendered labor; and other ways in which the affective is put to work, broadly conceived. The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2023.

A non-exhaustive list of subjects we would appreciate reading essays on includes:

Mental Illness in Early and Antebellum America (ALA 2023)

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:26pm
Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

The Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society solicits proposals for two panels to be presented at the 2023 American Literature Association Conference. The conference will take place May 25-28 at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts.

The society seeks papers on the topic of mental illness and mental health in early national and antebellum America. We welcome proposals that address Catharine Maria Sedgwick's own works (including her published works, her letters and journals, and her manuscript autobiography) or writings by her contemporaries in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Suggested topics might include (but are by no means limited to):

Study the South

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:26pm
Center for the Study of Southern Culture
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, December 31, 2025

Study the South announces a general call for papers. Study the South is a peer-reviewed, multimedia, online journal, published and managed by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi. Founded in 2014, Study the South (www.StudytheSouth.com) exists to encourage interdisciplinary academic thought and discourse on the American South, particularly through the lenses of social justice, history, anthropology, sociology, music, literature, documentary studies, gender studies, religion, geography, media studies, race studies, ethnicity, folklife, and visual art.

Willa Cather Foundation panels at American Literature Association

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:24pm
Willa Cather Foundation
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Call for Papers: The Willa Cather Foundation seeks proposals for both a roundtable and a panel at the 34th annual conference of the American Literature Association, held in Boston from May 25-28, 2023.

The roundtable, “Contextualizing Willa Cather, will be comprised of either four or five brief (8-10 minute) presentations dealing with some aspect of Cather’s life or work. There will be time after the presentations and before the Q&A for participants to respond to one another’s work. Please note that the rules of ALA permit presenters to participate in a roundtable in addition to giving a paper.

Extended deadline: Marilynne Robinson Society

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:23pm
American Literature Association Conference (ALA); Boston, MA; May 25-28, 2023
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 6, 2023

The Marilynne Robinson Society will be hosting a panel on a wide variety of topics connected to Robinson’s essays and novels at the annual conference of the American Literature Association.

The conference will take place in Boston, MA, May 25-28, 2023. 

Please submit a 350-word proposal and short bio to haein.park@biola.edu by Friday, January 6, 2023.

Extended deadline: Marilynne Robinson, Jesus and John Wayne, and the American Evangelical Tradition

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:23pm
American Literature Association Conference (ALA); Boston, MA
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 6, 2023

The Marilynne Robinson Society and the American Religion and Literature Society (ARLS) will hold a joint panel at the annual American Literature Association Conference (May 25-28, 2022; Boston, MA).  We are seeking papers that examine the author’s relationship to American evangelicalism.  Robinson’s spiritual vision has been shaped by the writings of Jonathan Edwards, who is considered to be the founding father of American evangelicalism.  How does Robinson’s body of work lead us to think critically about the evangelical tradition in the United States?  How do her essays and novels, particularly Gilead, provide a counter-narrative to the discourses found in modern and contemporary American evangelicalism?  In what ways can they respond to the inc

3rd Transnational Literary Journalism Summer School: “Literary Journalism and South Africa from the Anglo–Boer War to Post-Apartheid: The Cases of France, Germany, the Netherlands, and England”

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:21pm
Université de Lorraine
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, May 1, 2023

The third Summer School of the ReportAGES research project, a five-day graduate course for Master’s and PhD students – throughout Europe and, potentially, South Africa – of Journalism, Communications, Media Studies, English, German, or French Literature, Cultural Studies or Government Policy, will explore how historical trends in narrative literary journalism in France, Germany, England and the Netherlands from the Anglo-Boer War to post apartheid reshaped the media landscape of each country, distinguishing a European development of the genre not just from its Anglo-American cousins but also from each other.

Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:18pm
Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2023

The 30th Annual Meeting of the Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature will be held April 14th & 15th 2023 in the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex
on the beautiful campus of Bemidji State University, Bemidji MN.

Dr. Richard McCoy, Distinguished Professor, English and Distinguished Professor, Global Early Modern Studies, Emeritus, of Queens College and CUNY Graduate Center,
will present our keynote address, “Shakespeare’s Boy Heroines.”

27th Annual UVA Classics Graduate Student Colloquium

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:08pm
The University of Virginia
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, January 15, 2022

Indigeneity and the Greco-Roman World: Modern and Ancient Responses

27th Annual UVA Classics Graduate Student Colloquium

Conducted in person at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, March 18, 2023

Keynote Speaker: Craig Williams (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

 

Adapting Horror in Popular Culture

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:07pm
Joseph J. Darowski and John Darowski
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 24, 2022

CFP for Adapting Horror in Popular Culture

Deadline for Submissions: Jan. 24, 2023

Publisher: McFarland & Company

Contact Email: monsteradaptations@gmail.com

The editors of  Adapting Horror in Popular Culture are seeking abstracts for essays that could be included in the upcoming collection. The essays should address the long-running global appeal of the monstrous in popular culture. Each essay will examine the adaptation of a creature, monster, or source of terror into a new medium.

Adaptations inherently transform an audience’s relationship with the original while presenting a version with contemporary relevance. T

The Victorian Archive, Revisited and Reimagined

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:06pm
NAVSA at ACCUTE
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 24, 2022

A panel sponsored by NAVSA (the North American Victorian Studies Association) for ACCUTE 2023 (the Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English) 27-30 May 2023 at York University's Keele campus, in Toronto, Canada The Victorian Archive, Revisited and Reimagined
Organizers: Rachelle Stinson, York University, rstinson@yorku.ca; and Tina Y. Choi, York University, tinayc@yorku.ca** The deadline for ACCUTE has been extended to Thursday 24 November 2022.**

CFP to Post-Magical Realist Worlds panel at CCLA 2023

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:06pm
Canadian Comparative Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022

The Post-Magical Realist Worlds research group of Canadian Comparative Literature Association invites submissions to our session “Post-Magical Realist Worlds: Contemporary Postcolonial Storytelling Modes, Critiques, and Perspectives” for the coming CCLA congress 2023. We welcome critical voices and diverse perspectives, recognizing the multiple ways magical realism has been developed or reused globally and various reactions to its heritage in Latin American countries connected to its initial boom and elsewhere in world. This year our particular focus is on the 2023 CCLA congress theme of Reckonings and Re-imaginings in Comparative Literature.

Greening the Medical Humanities: The Environment and the Body in Conversation

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:05pm
PJMH: The Postgraduate Journal of Medical Humanities
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 3, 2023

Call for Papers 2023:

Greening the Medical Humanities: The Environment and the Body in Conversation

 

The PJMH: The Postgraduate Journal of Medical Humanities, based at the University of Exeter’s Centre for Medical History is now accepting submissions for articles and book reviews for its seventh edition ‘Greening the Medical Humanities: The Environment and the Body in Conversation’. we welcome original articles and book reviews that engage with any aspect and interpretation of this theme.

Call for Articles for Book on "Diasporic Japanese Writers and Literatures"

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:04pm
Rising Asia Journal and Foundation
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 15, 2023

Please submit Abstracts (200 words) by 15 January 2023, and full articles by 15 April 2023.

Articles received will be peer reviewed and selected for publication by a leading International academic publisher. Please send articles to Professor Tuan Hoang at tuan.hoang@pepperdine.edu, and to Dr Harish Mehta at hmehta76@yahoo.ca.

Articles should be between 5,000 to 6,000 words long. They should have a title, an abstract of 200 words, 5 keywords, authors' bio and present affiliation in 130 words, and a Works Cited.

Horror Homeroom Special Issue #8: Horror Literature

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:03pm
Horror Homeroom
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 23, 2023

Horror literature’s resurgence in recent years has yielded huge results for the genre - not only a proliferation of new and diverse horror fictions but also an interest in reclaiming critically dismissed titles of the past. Whether disdained as pulpy trash or ignored for appealing to youth demographics, a large swathe of pre-2000s horror literature has frequently been deemed unworthy of critical analysis.

Bridges and Borders: Laboring for Community

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:02pm
Carnegie Mellon University Departments of English & Modern Languages
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 6, 2023

Bridges and Borders: Laboring for Community
A Graduate Student Virtual Conference presented by the Departments of English and Modern Languages Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Xine Yao.

April 14-15, 2023

The antisocial declaration “I don’t care” meets “we don’t care”:
a mode of self-care grows into collective care.
-- Xine Yao Disaffected (2021)

Ugly Modernity: Its Unseen Sides

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:01pm
https://sites.google.com/york.ac.uk/uglymodernity-itsunseensides/home
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 8, 2023

The term ‘modernity’ signifies a brand new age, distinguishing human experiences and values as different from the past. From the mid-nineteenth century, ‘modern life’ began to denote transformations in all aspects, such as technology, economics, industry and urbanisation. In the cultural field, modernity is grounded in critical methods for creating new values to promote the progress of humanity.

« Oppositional Gazes » Independent Cinema in the Americas in the XXIst Century

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:00pm
Université Toulouse Jean-Jaurès
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022

Socio/Criticism XXXII-2

Thematic Issue : « Oppositional Gazes »

Independent Cinema in the Americas in the XXIst Century

 

Coordination : Michèle Soriano (CEIIBA), Cristelle Maury (CAS), Laurence Mullaly (ICD), Émilie Cheyroux (CAS).

           

Irish Famine Journeys and Trails: Communities, Diaspora, Memory

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:00pm
National Famine Museum, Strokestown Park, Ireland (Irish Heritage Trust)
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2023

2023 Famine Summer School, National Famine Museum, Strokestown Park, Ireland. 

June 22-25, 2023

Call for Papers: The 2023 Famine Summer School will take place at the National Famine Museum, Strokestown Park, County Roscommon, Ireland on June 22-25, 2023. The theme of the 2023 Famine Summer School is “Famine Journeys and Trails: Communities, Diaspora, Memory”. 

Call for Papers: Collection of Essays on 21st-Century Fiction and the City for Caesura—Journal of Philological and Humanistic Studies

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 3:00pm
Caesura—Journal of Philological and Humanistic Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 23, 2022

Call For Papers

Caesura—Journal of Philological and Humanistic Studies

Special Issue: 21st century Fiction and the City

Guest editor: Prof. Mavis Tseng

 

Call for Papers: Collection of Essays on 21st-Century Fiction and the City

 

(de)composition

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 2:58pm
Program in Comparative Literature, Rutgers University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 16, 2022

The Rutgers Program in Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference: 

 

(de)composition

 

Keynotes:

Prof. Ana María Ochoa, Tulane University

Prof. Karen Redrobe, University of Pennsylvania

 

March 3, 2023

 

Call for Papers:

20th-century War-writings and Film: An Anthology of Critical Approaches

updated: 
Friday, November 25, 2022 - 7:28pm
Prof. Pinaki Roy, Department of English, Raiganj University, India
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2023

"20TH-CENTURY WAR-WRITINGS AND FILM: AN ANTHOLOGY OF CRITICAL APPROACHES"

Editor: Pinaki Roy

The proposed anthology of critical writings on 20th-century war-literature and war-movies is likely to be published from an old and reputed university-press located in northern U.K.

The last date for submissions is 15 March 2023.

Special Issue "Religion and the Working Class in Film"

updated: 
Friday, November 25, 2022 - 8:18am
Religions
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Special Issue "Religion and the Working Class in Film"

edited by Sérgio Dias Branco (University of Coimbra)

 

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