category: cultural studies and historical approaches

[UPDATE] Screening New England: Northeast Historic Film Summer Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Historic Film Archive
contact email: 
symposium@oldfilm.org

 Screening New England: 100 Years of Regional Moving Image History
 17th Annual Northeast Historic Film Summer Symposium

Thursday, July 21 – Saturday, July 23, 2016

[UPDATE] - CFP: Transcending Realism in Early Modern Utopias: Reading Worlds Through the Lens of Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Southeast Renaissance Conference, SAMLA Affiliate
contact email: 
rmcinty1@kennesaw.edu

Transcending Realism in Early Modern Utopias: Reading Worlds Through the Lens of Theory and Practice
Southeast Renaissance Conference, SAMLA Affiliate

REMINDER: In the Light of Gloriana Conference; Nov 18-21, 2016; Tower of London -- CFP (deadline April 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Gloriana Society
contact email: 
glorianasoc@gmail.com

The Gloriana Society invites advanced graduate students and faculty to attend the inaugural meeting of our biannual conference In the Light of Gloriana, Nov 18-21, 2016 at the Tower of London.

CfP LUCAS Graduate Conference 2017: 'Landscape: Interpretations, Relations, and Representations'

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University
contact email: 
lucasconf2017@gmail.com

On 26 and 27 January 2017, the Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society will be hosting an international graduate conference.

CFP Edited Collection: Negotiating Identities from Pregnancy to Parenthood within the Academy

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rachel Berger (History, Concordia) and Dr. Jessica Riddell (English, Bishop's)
contact email: 
jessica.riddell@ubishops.ca

The (Stuffed) Elephant in the Room: Negotiating Identities from Pregnancy to Parenthood within the Academy

[UPDATE] Scenography and Borders: Practice, Place and Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Theatre and Performance Research Association
contact email: 
siobhanmogorman@gmail.com

The Scenography Working Group invites proposals for our forthcoming meeting at the annual TaPRA conference in Bristol in September 2016.

REVISITING RICHARD WRIGHT'S 12 MILLION BLACK VOICES: SAMLA Nov. 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Joshua Privett / South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jprivett1@gsu.edu

November 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright’s 12 Million Black Voices: A Folk History of the Negro in the United States (1941), a documentary text that juxtaposes Wright’s historica

[UPDATE] Revision, Revival, Rediscovery: 'Re' words in British Women's Writing between 1930 and 1960

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, Department of English
contact email: 
britwomenwriters30to60@gmail.com

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for the conference

Revision, Revival, Rediscovery... The 'Re' word in British Women's Writing between 1930 and 1960
on June 24th 2016 at The University of Hull

Call for Papers-International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies [April-June, 2016 Issue]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies
contact email: 
info@eltsjournal.org

We are currently soliciting unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of ELT, Linguistics, Literature, Discourse and Translation Studies for the April-June, 2016 Issue of the I

Extended Deadline - Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World 3rd International Conference on Language, Linguistics, Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Sultan Qaboos University
contact email: 
squconference2016@gmail.com

Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World 2016 will provide a forum for the exchange of ideas in the four main disciplines of language, linguistics, literature and translation.

Ideas and Realities: Creative Writing in Asia Today

full name / name of organization: 
Asia Pacific Writers and Translators
contact email: 
submissions@apwriters.org

Call for Presentations, Panelists, & Papers

Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference (APWT) 2016
25th – 27th November, Guangzhou, China.

CFP: Heroes in Popular Culture (for MPCA,Oct 6-9, 2016 in Chicago); April 30 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
jefburnham@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
HEROES IN POPULAR CULTURE
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Oct. 6-9
Chicago, IL
Hilton Rosemont Chicago O’Hare
Deadline: April 30, 2016

Utopia's Century: 16th Cen. Lit & Culture [SAMLA 88 - Nov 4-6, 2016 - Jacksonville, FL]

full name / name of organization: 
Donna Wroble / Georgia State University
contact email: 
dwroble1@gsu.edu

This panel welcomes papers about any aspect of English Literature & Culture, 1500-1600.

[SAMLA 88] Modern Zootopias: Animals in the Utopian/Dystopian Tradition

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) 88th Annual Conference, Jacksonville, Florida, 4-6 Nov 2016
contact email: 
coles@uwosh.edu

Focusing on novels produced during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, this panel proceeds from the following question: What place do animals and/or the concept of animality occupy in visio

Nordic Irish Studies Network conference - Oulu, Finland (7-8 October 2016; 31 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oulu, Finland
contact email: 
john.braidwood@oulu.fi

1916: response, recrimination, rejection, redemption?

10th Biennial Conference of the Nordic Irish Studies Network (Oulu, 7-8 October 2016)

Call for Papers_The Third International Symposium on Ethnic Literature_Deadline May 20

full name / name of organization: 
Hangzhou Dianzi University
contact email: 
ISEL3English@hdu.edu.cn

The development of ethnic literature epitomizes the complex relationship among literature, culture, and politics in a society.

call for papers The International Journal of the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via :
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

or website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

call for papers Journal of Cultural Studies (May-June)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via
website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural
or
email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

MMLA Special Session: Queerness as a Border State (Nov 10-13, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA: Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
shinh@uwm.edu

Queerness as a Border State

Call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via website:
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

or the website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

Student, Teacher, Scholar: Graduate Students at the Borders - MMLA 2016 St. Louis, MO - Nov. 10-13

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly Moreland / Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
morelak@bgsu.edu

Graduate students—especially those working as teaching assistants—take on a unique role at the university in that they must constantly navigate among their student-teacher-scholar identities.

Call for Papers Edited Volume Abstracts due 11/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Classics and The Western
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

In 1820, a writer for the Cincinnati Western Review warned his readers that “should the time ever come when Latin and Greek should be banished from our universities and the study of Cicero and Demos

Call for Papers and Creative Writing 05/15/16

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

The quint’s thirtieth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and revi

DEADLINE EXTENDED for 2nd International Conference on Men and Masculinities

full name / name of organization: 
initiative for critical studies of masculinities
contact email: 
icsmsymposium@gmail.com

The deadline of "2nd International Conference on Men and Masculinities" has been extended to 1 May 2016 !

Please feel free to forward this CFP to anyone or any group who may be interested in.

International Conference: Borders/Boundaries and Religious Otherness: Religion in Travel Writings

full name / name of organization: 
University Grenoble Alpes and University Savoie Mont Blanc (France)
contact email: 
susanne.berthier@univ-grenoble-alpes.fr

This multidisciplinary conference aims to build bridges across disciplines such as history, civilizational studies, literature, and anthropology—among other fields—that rarely cooperate in academi

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel. Submissions are rolling, send yours today.

René Girard and Social Borders: A Commemoration - MMLA St. Louis, Nov 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Grace Stevens / Loyola University Chicago
contact email: 
gstevens2@luc.edu

The 2016 MMLA conference will take place almost exactly a year after the death of René Girard, one of the greatest thinkers of the 20th and early 21st centuries.

Call for Essays: Food and Feasting in Post-1700 Outlaw Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Alexander L. Kaufman
contact email: 
akaufman@aum.edu

We are soliciting abstracts for a proposed collection on food and feasting in post-1700 outlaw narratives.

MSA 18: Reading that Moves: Modernism, Dance, and The Body

full name / name of organization: 
Panayiota (Patty) Argyrides / Queen's University
contact email: 
14pa6@queensu.ca

CFP: MSA 18: Reading that Moves: Modernism, Dance and the Body

Pasadena, CA, November 17-20 2016

Creating and Un-creating the World in the Romantic Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA
contact email: 
heather.heckmanmckenna@gmail.com

The Romantics era was rife with social and economic shifts and imbalances as the Industrial Revolution brought destruction to the natural world and further stratification of the classes.

Children's Literature and Adaptation (Proposed Panel at IRSCL Congress 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
IRSCL (International Research Society for Children’s Literature) Congress 2017
contact email: 
ahalsall@yorku.ca

Special Issue: The Rising Tide of Climate Change Fiction (submissions due Feb. 10, 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel
contact email: 
studiesinthenovel@unt.edu

Studies in the Novel is currently seeking submissions for a special issue on “The Rising Tide of Climate Change Fiction,” guest-edited by Stef Craps (Ghent University) and Rick Crownshaw (Goldsmit

[UPDATE] Blood Moves: the transmission of bodies, ideas and diseases between the early republic and the Caribbean. The Soc

full name / name of organization: 
Ray Leonard University of Miami
contact email: 
Rxl220@miami.edu

Blood Moves: the transmission of bodies, ideas and diseases between the early republic and the Caribbean.
The Society of Early Americanists Tenth Biennial Conference, (2017 SEA Biennial)

CFP, 2016 MMLA Conference Theme "Border States" St. Louis, Missouri November 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Nevine El Nossery
contact email: 
elnossery@wisc.edu

WIF’s (Women in French) panels at MMLA, 2016
Deadline to send an abstract April 20.
 
 
Panel 1. The Self and the Other: African Women’s Wartime Memoirs and Autobiographical Novels
 

Call for Presentations/Artwork - 2016 Fashion: Now & Then Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Nicole LaMoreaux/LIM College
contact email: 
nicole.lamoreaux@limcollege.edu

Fashion: Now & Then: Fashion as Art
October 20 - 22, 2016
LIM College, New York City, NY

Call for Presentations & Artwork

Submission Due Date: Monday, June 6, 2016

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