category: cultural studies and historical approaches

INTERMEDIALITY IN CONTEMPORARY CENTRAL AND EAST EUROPEAN CINEMA. Workshop, 30-31 May, 2016. Cluj-Napoca (Romania)

full name / name of organization: 
Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania
contact email: 
petho.agnes@gmail.com

This two-day workshop organized at the Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania will bring together researchers in order to select and discuss papers for an edited volume centered on issues of i

Permanent Ephemera: Travel Documents and Modernist Writing (PAMLA 2016, Deadline 6/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
ncannon@umail.ucsb.edu

Seeking submissions for this panel at PAMLA's 2016 convention--November 11-13 in Pasadena, CA

PAMLA 2016: Young Adult Literature (abstract: 6/10/16; conference: 11/11-11/13/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
matlock.42@osu.edu

Young adult literature is home to a host of paradoxes.

Place as Archive in 20th and 21st Century Literatures - PAMLA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/PAMLA
contact email: 
mcannella@nevada.unr.edu

Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
November 11 - 13, 2016
Westin Pasadena
Pasadena, California

Place as Archive in 20th and 21st Century Literatures

CFP: Anthology—Tagore and Yeats: A Postcolonial Re-Envisioning

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Amrita Ghosh & Dr. Elizabeth Redwine, Seton Hall University
contact email: 
amrita.ghosh@shu.edu

Rabindranath Tagore and William Butler Yeats met at a dinner on July 7, 1912, at William Rothenstein’s Hampstead home in England.

Artistic Migration and Identity, Paris 1870-1940 (McGill University, April 27-29, 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University / Observatoire interdisciplinaire de création et de recherche en musique (OICRM)
contact email: 
maiparis2017@gmail.com

"Artistic Migration and Identity, Paris 1870-1940"
International interdisciplinary conference
McGill University/Observatoire interdisciplinaire de création et de recherche en musique (OICRM)

Ten Years Gone: Celebrating the Works of Octavia Butler-- SAMLA Nov. 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Jay Shelat / South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jshelat1@student.gsu.edu

This year marks 10 years since the untimely death of Octavia Butler. It is also the 40th anniversary of the publication of her first novel, Patternmaster.

[UPDATE] Between Vulnerability and Resilience: Representations of Veil in Literature, Film, and Fine Arts

full name / name of organization: 
Umme Al-wazedi (Augustana College) and Afrin Zeenat (University of Dhaka)
contact email: 
theveilproject2015@gmail.com

The veil’s ancient and modern history and its resurgence in our time is an important subject for discussion for those of us posing new questions about women and Islam in literature, film, and fine a

Undergrad journal seeks excellent student writing and multimodal compositions

full name / name of organization: 
Queen City Writers
contact email: 
qcwriters@gmail.com

Queen City Writers is a refereed journal that publishes essays and multimedia work by undergraduate students affiliated with any post-secondary institution.

[DEADLINE APPROACHING] CFP: Re-conceptualizing Cultures of Remote Warfare / Special Issue of The Journal of War and Culture Stud

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca A. Adelman and David Kieran
contact email: 
adelman@umbc.edu

We are now into the second century in which aerial warfare is commonplace in a range of forms, and the second decade in which drone warfare is routinized.

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA - St. Louis 2016
contact email: 
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

In the spirit of MMLA’s conference theme of “Border States,” this roundtable seeks to explore new pedagogical approaches to the teaching of world literature to college undergraduates, especially

CFP for Students and Teachers: Spring Magazine on English Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Spring Magazine on English Literature
contact email: 
publisher@springmagazine.net

Spring Magazine (ISSN: 2455-4715)is inviting essays and articles from teachers, research scholars and students on any area of English Literature.

CFP: Celebrating our Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Chitrolekha International Magazine on Art and Design
contact email: 
editor@chitrolekha.com

The Chitrolekha Magazine (www.chitrolekha.com is inviting articles, essays and photo essays on the visual culture right from the prehistoric to the modern times.

Redrafting Literary History

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania English
contact email: 
marsden@iup.edu, mtwill@iup.edu

Pennsylvania English Call for Papers

Redrafting Literary History

Special Issue on Graphic Novels, Comic Books, and Digital Texts as Literature

Deadline: August 1, 2016

Call for Reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
Yoo-Hyeok Lee/Pusan National University
contact email: 
hyeok25@yahoo.com

Call for Reviewers

Call for Local Stories on Translocality and Refugees

full name / name of organization: 
Yoo-Hyeok Lee/Pusan National University
contact email: 
hyeok25@yahoo.com

Call for Local Stories

[UPDATE] Crossing Boundaries in Young Adult Literature – MMLA 2016 – Nov. 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Rickard Rebellino
contact email: 
rickard.24@osu.edu

The theme of the 2016 MMLA Conference, which will take place November 10-13, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri, is “Border States” (http://www.luc.edu/mmla/convention/).

{UPDATE] Containing Childhood: Space and Identity in Children's Literature extended deadline: May 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Danielle Russell
contact email: 
drussell@glendon.yorku.ca

Home. School. Nature. The spaces identified with childhood are both descriptive and prescriptive. They reflect/reveal adult expectations of where children ‘belong’.

[UPDATE] *EXTENDED DEADLINE* Blood Moves: moving bodies, ideas, diseases between the Caribbean and the Early Republic

full name / name of organization: 
017 SEA Biennial
contact email: 
Rxl220@miami.edu

Blood Moves: the transmission of bodies, ideas and diseases between the early republic and the Caribbean.

Raymond Leonard RXL220@miami.edu

Report from the Inside: Essays on Teaching Poetry Behind Bars

full name / name of organization: 
Randall Horton + Mark Nowak
contact email: 
reportfromtheinside@gmail.com

The editors of Report from the Inside: Essays on Teaching Poetry Behind Bars would like to invite submissions of essays and instructional manuals that offer insights on teaching poetry workshops with

Intersections of Whiteness (deadline: July 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Ruhr-University Bochum, TU Dortmund (Germany)
contact email: 
intersectionsofwhiteness@gmx.de

The protests against racial profiling and racist police brutality in the U.S.

2016 6th International Conference on Humanities, Society and Culture-ICHSC 2016[2016.09.21-21]

full name / name of organization: 
ICHSC 2016
contact email: 
geoff@iedrc.net

Paper publication:
All papers for the ICHSC 2016 will be selected and published in:

Subjected to Play: Locating the Subject in the Promise of Play JUNE 3rd deadline

full name / name of organization: 
ZdC First Forum, USC Cinema and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
zdcfirstforum@gmail.com

As utopian aspirations for new and more participatory media meet the sobering realities of digital labor and the politics of self management, First Forum invites scholars to examine the ways play has

[UPDATE] Wreck Park Journal Summer Issue Submission Deadline Approaching

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

Wreck Park is an international journal run out of Binghamton, New York.

[EXTENDED DEADLINE- 2 MAY 2016] Risking the Future: Vulnerability, Resistance, Hope - 12-13 July 2016, Durham University, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
fragile.futures@gmail.com

RISKING THE FUTURE: VULNERABILITY, RESISTANCE, HOPE
Durham University, UK
12-13 July 2016

Keynote Speakers: Michaeline Crichlow; Simon During; Walter Mignolo

[UPDATE] Aboriginal North America and Europe: Strengthening Connections An interdisciplinary international conference

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University
contact email: 
strengtheningconnectionspoznan@gmail.com

The aim of the conference is to bring together aboriginal and non-aboriginal North American and European scholars, artists and activists and provide a venue for exchanging views, ideas and scholarship

Embodying/Disembodying Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises
contact email: 
poulain.al@orange.fr mccannfiona@gmail.com

Études irlandaises 42.1 Spring/Summer 2017 issue: “Embodying/Disembodying Ireland”.

Last Call for Submissions to Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance. 30 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
De La Salle University, Department of Literature
contact email: 
jeremy.dechavez@dlsu.edu.ph

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural,

Studies in the Fantastic Issue 4

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Fantastic Journal
contact email: 
fantastic@ut.edu

Studies in the Fantastic invites submissions for issue 4 of our peer-reviewed academic journal. Issue 3, which is available online through Project MUSE, covered reboots in a variety of incarnations.

Comics and/as Rhetoric: (Anti)Static Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania College English Association
contact email: 
ogatta@iup.edu

2016 PCEA Conference
Comics and/as Rhetoric: (Anti)Static Narratives
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
October 21-22, 2016

Keynote Speaker, Conor McCreery, Kill Shakespeare Writer

Stereo & Immersive Media 2016: Photography and Sound Research / Lisbon 20- 22 October

full name / name of organization: 
Universidade Lusófona and Faculdade de Belas Artes, Universidade de Lisboa
contact email: 
victor.flores@sapo.pt

The International Conference Stereo & Immersive Media'16 aims to gather researchers, artists, curators, and archivists working on visual and sound media renowned for their immersive features.

[UPDATE]**Extended Deadline** DIS/EASE: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English (DAGSE)
contact email: 
dagse.conference@gmail.com

August 19-21, 2016
Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia

(UPDATE): CFP: Critiquing Humanism (Deadline: May 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

The recent refugee crisis in Europe has brought to the fore the pressing aspects of the precarious nature of human life.

Literary Networks and Cultural Collaborations: From 19th Century to the Present Day. 29th October, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, University of London
contact email: 
literarynetworks2016@gmail.com

Literary Networks and Cultural Collaborations: From 19th Century to the Present Day

Confirmed keynote speaker: Dr. Joanne Winning (Birkbeck College)

CFP Frankenstein and the Fantastic (Themed Session) (6/15/16; NEPCA Keene, NH 10/21-22/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A. Torregrossa / Fantastic (Fantasy, Horror, and Science Fiction) Area Chair
contact email: 
NEPCAFantastic@gmail.com

FRANKENSTEIN AND THE FANTASTIC
CALL FOR PAPERS FOR A THEMED-SESSION OF THE
FANTASTIC (FANTASY, HORROR, AND SCIENCE FICTION) AREA

Visit us at NEPCA Fantastic: http://nepcafantastic.blogspot.com

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