category: cultural studies and historical approaches

18th Annual Conference of the MArxist Reading Group: Extracting the Resources of History

full name / name of organization: 
Marxist Reading Group
contact email: 
theufmrg@gmail.com

Extracting the Resources of History

Keynote Speakers: Susan Buck-Morss, Christopher Pavsek, and Kristin Ross

10-12 March 2016 at the University of Florida

Call for Papers and Creative Writing 02/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

SCMLA Restoration and 18th Century Literature Panel, November 3-5 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
csimpkins9@outlook.com

This panel welcomes any papers on restoration and 18th century prose, poetry, and drama for the 73rd Annual South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA) Conference November 3-5, 2016.

CFP: Seventh Annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium at Gordon College, Wenham, MA (02/01/16; 04/02/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Gordon College
contact email: 
lluc@gordon.edu

The Department of English Language and Literature and the Department of Languages and Linguistics at Gordon College invite paper submissions for their seventh annual Literatures and Linguistics Underg

Old age and aging in Northern Irish and Irish theatre and drama - Seeking last contributions for an edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
dr Katarzyna Bronk
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl

The editors of the collection of essays on old age and aging in (currently) British theatre and drama have received a few wonderful contributions on Irish playwrights and plays.

2016 Cultural Studies Association (CSA) Conference: (Women + Queer) of Color Critique Working Group CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association (CSA)
contact email: 
wqcc.csa@gmail.com

(Women + Queer) of Color Critique Working Group CFP

2016 Cultural Studies Association (CSA) Conference
Fourteenth Annual Meeting of the Cultural Studies Association (US)

U.S. Imperialism and Pacific Narratives of the Long Nineteenth Century, ALA Conference, May 26-29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Spencer Tricker
contact email: 
s.tricker@umiami.edu

Writing of the Pacific in 1870, Walt Whitman proclaimed that the U.S. was “destined to the mastership of that sea and its countless paradises of islands.” While the touchstone year of U.S.

Dialogical Imaginations: Debating Aisthesis as Social Perception, Biopolitics, and New Ideas of Humanism

full name / name of organization: 
Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Germany
contact email: 
dialogical-imaginations@ku.de

In the name of the master’s program “Aisthesis: Art and Literary Culture – Discourses and Methodologies from a Historical Perspective,” encouraged by the Elite Network of Bavaria and of the Ca

Gradaute Conference: Seeking Refuge, 23-24 May, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
seekingrefuge2016@gmail.com

The OED defines ‘refuge’ as “the state of being safe or sheltered from pursuit, danger or difficulty.” As this all-encompassing definition suggests, refuge is a multifarious concept, subject t

Line by Line: Habits and Practices of Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Shiv Nadar University
contact email: 
anannya.dasgupta@snu.edu.in

Line by Line: The Habits and Practices of Writing
(19th & 20th February 2016)
Abstracts are due by Dec 31st 2015
Please email a 350 words abstract and CV to snuengevents@snu.edu.in

CfP: HUMOSEXUALLY SPEAKING Laughter and the Intersections of Gender

full name / name of organization: 
de genere. Journal of Literary, Postcolonial and Gender Studies / Rivista di studi letterari, postcoloniali e di genere
contact email: 
degenere.journal@gmail.com

Call for Papers:

Issue 2 (2016)
de genere. Journal of Literary, Postcolonial and Gender Studies / Rivista di studi letterari, postcoloniali e di genere
www.degenere-journal.it

Call for Papers “Stereotypes”

full name / name of organization: 
Special issue of Reti, Saperi, Linguaggi. Italian Journal of Cognitive Sciences
contact email: 
francesco.bianchini5[@]unibo.it; dbruni[@]unime.it

Stereotypes are ambiguous mental entities. They are negative insofar as they are thoughts that limit us in our process of categorization of reality.

VI Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture - Transvisuality

full name / name of organization: 
The Lisbon Consortium
contact email: 
lxconsortium@gmail.com

Call for Papers

VI Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture

"Transvisuality"

Lisbon, June 27 – July 2, 2016

Deadline for paper proposals: January 31 2016

NACBS November 11-13: Call for Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
The North American Conference for British Studies
contact email: 
vab@gwu.edu

Call for Presenters: The North American Conference for British Studies

Where: Washington, D.C.

When: November 11-13, 2016

Abstract due: January 30, 2016

Supporting Diversity in Honors Education

full name / name of organization: 
The new National Society for Minorities in Honors (NSFMIH)
contact email: 
conference@nsfmih.org

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Supporting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Honors Education

March 9-11, 2016 | Oakland University | Rochester, Michigan

Locating Home on the Move: The Politics of Multicultural Propinquity

full name / name of organization: 
Adamu Pangmeshi and Sukanta Das
contact email: 
pangmeshi@gmail.com, sukanta3@gmail.com

Introduction

CFP Discipline and Excess: April 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, University of Cambridge
contact email: 
disciplineandexcess2016@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for Discipline and Excess, a conference which seeks to consider boundaries and their transgression until 1750.

[UPDATE] CDE Conference 2016 – CFP: “Theater and Mobility”

full name / name of organization: 
The German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English
contact email: 
kerstin.schmidt@ku.de / nathalie.aghoro@ku.de

25th Annual CDE Conference, Eichstätt, 26-29 May 2016

Call For Papers, Powerlines: An Interdisciplinary Journal of American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Powerlines: An Interdisciplinary Journal of American Studies
contact email: 
powerlines.umd@gmail.com

Powerlines Issue 4 – Call For Papers
Submissions are due by January 20, 2016

(EXTENDED DEADLINE)Circling The Elements Conference: The State(s) of Hip Hop & Rap

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication : Circling The Elements Conference: The State(s) of Hip Hop & Rap
contact email: 
cowc@asurams.edu

Since its lean beginning in the concrete jungles, Hip Hop has grown into a national and international movement that stretches far beyond the streets of its urban environment(s).

[UPDATE] The Imaginary [March 4-5 2016; abstracts due January 15, 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
egsa.northeastern@gmail.com

“The imaginary” invokes spectres, memories, what is sensed, felt, and wanted, the fanciful, visionary, shadow, illusory, what is not visible or legible, a past and a future we can not perceive. This conference features keynote speakers Mya Poe of Northeastern University and Donald Pease of Dartmouth College.

UPDATE: Power & Politics in Print

full name / name of organization: 
The Free Exchange Conference, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

We are writing to let you know about an exciting partnership which has developed as we move forward with plans for our annual "Free Exchange Conference" this year.

Multisensory Encounters with the Literary (Abstracts by February 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
CounterText
contact email: 
giuliana.fenech@um.edu.mt

Multisensory Encounters with the Literary

Crime and Criminality, CGLS Conference April 1-2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Carolina Graduate Literature Society
contact email: 
uscgradlitsociety@gmail.com

Third Annual Graduate English Conference: Crime and Criminality
(April 1-2, 2016, University of South Carolina)

Wilde on the Borders: Symposium, Theatre, and Art, April 2, 2016 - Extended deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Niagara University, NY
contact email: 
jcarr@niagara.edu

On February 8, 1882, after his seventh lecture in America in just over a week, Oscar Wilde traveled north from Buffalo, NY crossing the border by train to Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada to play the ro

ALA Conference: CFP James Fenimore Cooper and Visual Culture, May 26-29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Luis A. Iglesias, James Fenimore Cooper Society
contact email: 
Luis.Iglesias@usm.edu

The James Fenimore Cooper Society will host two panels at the 27th Annual Conference of the American Literature Association, to be held in San Francisco, CA at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco from May

ALA Conference: CFP Teaching James Fenimore Cooper, May 26-29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Luis A. Iglesias, James Fenimore Cooper Society
contact email: 
Luis.Iglesias@usm.edu

The James Fenimore Cooper Society will host two panels at the 27th Annual Conference of the American Literature Association, to be held in San Francisco, CA at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco from May

Call for PAMLA 2016 Special Session Proposals: “Archives, Libraries, Properties” (Deadline January 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA: Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
agogrof@gmail.com

Call for PAMLA 2016 Special Session Proposals: “Archives, Libraries, Properties” (Deadline January 15, 2016)

CFP – Lit, Lore, and Canon: Forms of Textuality in Medieval Digital Gaming – Proposals 2/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel T. Kline / University of Alaska Anchorage
contact email: 
dtkline@uaa.alaska.edu

CFP – Lit, Lore, and Canon: Forms of Textuality in Medieval Digital Gaming – Proposals 2/15/16

Urban Humanities Convergence | March 16-18, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Essex County College Humanities Division
contact email: 
jlee6@essex.edu

Urban Humanities Convergence
March 16-18, 2016

Signs: CfP: Stimpson Prize for Feminist Scholarship, Due March 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
contact email: 
a.mazzaschi@neu.edu

The University of Chicago Press and Signs are pleased to announce the competition for the 2017 Catharine Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship.

Update: The Secrets that Animals Keep: Terror, Cruelty, and Trauma in the Gothic Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
Amy Branam Armiento
contact email: 
abranam@frostburg.edu

NASSR Conference
August 11-14, 2016
University of California, Berkeley

The Secrets that Animals Keep: Terror, Cruelty, and Trauma in the Gothic Imagination

[UPDATE] Boundaries and Intersections: Space, Time, Discipline (MadLit) – Proposals by 1/1/2016; Conference 2/25/16-2/27/16

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison MadLit Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

***Submission deadline extended to 1/1/16***

CFP Modernity & the European Mind: Writing the Past, Constructing Identities. 16 & 17 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Literature; University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom
contact email: 
christine.berberich@port.ac.uk

Modernity & the European Mind: Writing the Past, Constructing Identities.
A two-day international symposium hosted by the Centre for Studies in Literature at the University of Portsmouth.

EXTENDED DEADLINE M. Wynn Thomas Essay Prize

full name / name of organization: 
Alyce von Rothkirch / Swansea University
contact email: 
a.v.von.rothkirch@swansea.ac.uk

M. Wynn Thomas Prize 2016 DEADLINE EXTENDED

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