category: eighteenth century

‘Summer of 1816: Creativity and Turmoil’

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sheffield, UK
contact email: 
1816conference@sheffield.ac.uk

‘Summer of 1816: Creativity and Turmoil’

24-27 June, 2016

An International Conference to be hosted by the University of Sheffield

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

UPDATE: "Narrative Theory and Novel History" (special issue of Poetics Today) - November 30th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Dawson/ University of New Sout Wales
contact email: 
paul.dawson@unsw.edu.au

Contributions are being sought for a proposed special issue of Poetics Today on "Narrative Theory and the History of the Novel", to be guest-edited by Paul Dawson.

[UPDATE] In More's Footsteps: Utopia and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction
contact email: 
journaleditor@sf-foundation.org

We have extended the deadline for this special issue of the journal. Next year marks the 500th anniversary of Sir Thomas More’s seminal work, Utopia.

"Teaching Romanticism: Shakespearean Legacies"

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Textualities
contact email: 
vortiger@hotmail.com

"Teaching Romanticism: Shakespearean Legacies"

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

Intermezzo, a digital longform publication associated with Enculturation, seeks submissions that address the subject of academic cover versions.

"The Apollonian" Journal--Call for Papers--Open Issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies [http://theapollonian.in]
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

Original, innovative and unpublished articles of high quality are invited for the open issue (Vol. 2, Issue 3; Dec.

CFP - KEEP IT DIRTY, vol., a, "Filth" / An open access, peer-reviewed online journal published by punctum books

full name / name of organization: 
KEEP IT DIRTY, vol., a, "Filth" / punctum books
contact email: 
filthsubmission@gmail.com

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—William Shakespeare, King Lear (1603)
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[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED for SCSECS (South Central ASECS) Feb 25-27 2016

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
sspencer@uco.edu

The deadline for abstracts of proposed papers for this year's SCSECS meeting (South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies) in Oklahoma City has been extended to November 30, 2015

Cultures of Comerce in the Global Eighteenth Century, Proposals Deadline: 11/30/2015

full name / name of organization: 
Charles Carroll/The Global Review at Fairleigh Dickinson University/Vancouver
contact email: 
ccarroll@fdu.edu

Cultures of Commerce in The Global Eighteenth Century

Vol. 3, no. 1

The Novel, the Periodical Press, and the Global Circulation of Texts, 1789-1945 (30 November; 16-17 February 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
r.g.forman@warwick.ac.uk

The Novel, the Periodical Press, and the Global Circulation of Texts, 1789-1945

A two-day workshop at the University of Warwick, 16-17 February 2016

Crafting Culture: Perspectives on Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Caspersen School of Graduate Studies at Drew University
contact email: 
hopper@drew.edu

Crafting Culture: Perspectives on Censorship

Fourth Annual Dean Hopper New Scholars Conference
Drew University, June 10–12, 2016

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics 3.1 (April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics
contact email: 
ethosreview@gmail.com

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum—invites submissions for its April 2016 issue.

[UPDATE] SHAKESPEAREAN JOYCE / JOYCEAN SHAKESPEARE - February 1-2-3, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The James Joyce Italian Foundation
contact email: 
joyceconference@gmail.com

SHAKESPEAREAN JOYCE / JOYCEAN SHAKESPEARE

The IX James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 1-2-3, 2016
DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: November 5, 2015

MOSF Journal of Science Fiction's Inaugural Issue -- DEADLINE: Nov. 30

full name / name of organization: 
Museum of Science Fiction
contact email: 
monica.louzon@museumofsciencefiction.org

Editorial Team: Monica Louzon, M.L.S. (Managing Editor), Rachel Lazarus, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Heather McHale, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Ben Bova, Ph.D.

Encountering the Interface, March 25-26, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Trenton Olsen/ History of Art Department, The Ohio State University
contact email: 
olsen.163@osu.edu

The History of Art Graduate Student Association at The Ohio State University is pleased to announce the theme for its upcoming biennial graduate student conference, “Encountering the Interface.”

Play’s the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800--PROPOSALS DUE DECEMBER 4, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
EMCConference@gmail.com

Play’s the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800
University of California, Santa Barbara
Conference Date: March 4-5, 2016
Proposal Due Date: December 4, 2015

Ecocriticism and American Disability Life Writings (12/15/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Edited Collection (Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm in American Literature)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I am seeking manuscripts to complete an edited collection, Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature, which is focused on the intersection between disability

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
EGOconference2016@gmail.com

IUP EGO 2016 Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference CFP

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

[UPDATE]Archi-textuality:Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space.

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN
contact email: 
agsestdicconference@gmail.com

The CSUN Department of English Annual Conference
18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330
April 16-17, 2016

Archi-textuality: Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN
contact email: 
agsestdicconference@gmail.com

AGSE and STDIC are seeking submissions for the CSUN Department of English Annual Conference that focus on bridging the intersections of text and textuality within historical, economical, sociopolitica

Authorship and Appropriation

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Daniel Cook / University of Dundee
contact email: 
d.p.cook@dundee.ac.uk

University of Dundee
8th and 9th April 2016

CFP African American/Black Studies 2016 SWPCA conference

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dolson@uta.edu

CFP: African American / Black Studies Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
37th Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium, April 8-9, 2016 (Abstract due December 31, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
earg.purdue@gmail.com

10th Annual Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium
April 8-9, 2016

Theme: Transatlantic Circulation: Ideas out of Bounds

The Worlds of John Thelwall (NYC: 1/15/16; 6/25/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham Romanticism Group
contact email: 
bugg@fordham.edu

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THE WORLDS OF JOHN THELWALL

Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom

full name / name of organization: 
edited volume
contact email: 
Philathia Bolton at pbolton@uakron.edu; Cassander Smith at clsmith17@ua.edu; and Lee Bebout at lee.bebout@asu.edu

Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance,
and Reality in the Classroom

(Un)stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2016@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

“There will be time / to prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.”­ Eliot, Prufrock

CFP: Special Issue of Participations - Perceptions of Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Clarissa Smith - University of Sunderland / Jason Zenor - State University of NY-Oswego / Mark Mckenna - Glyndwr University
contact email: 
jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Call for Submissions- Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies Special Issue: “Thinking about Censorship Differently”
Expected Publication Date: November 2016 (Vol 13, Issue 2)

CFP for Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities ‎-- abstract deadline December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

What: Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities
Where: CCLA @ Congress 2016 in Calgary, Canada
When: May 28 to 30, 2016‎

Making a Scene - BWWC - June 2-5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
24th Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
bwwc2016@gmail.com

The theme of the 24th annual meeting of the British Women Writers Conference is “Making a Scene,” and we’re excited to welcome papers that play with the elasticity of this phrase vis-à-vis eigh

College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group Conference 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2016
Call for Papers
“Cultivation”
5 March 2016
Keynote Panel:

[UPDATE] Habitats and Hazards (11/30/15;2/19/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2016: an interdisciplinary environmental humanities conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu,chicks@lasierra.edu

Our theme invites exploration of the habitats and/or hazards of any aspect of humanities studies. Papers may explore the conference theme as applied to the texts of humanities studies (e.g. the hazardous spaces of "Jane Eyre"), or the various crises that threaten the material world now or in the past (e.g. popular culture depictions of pollution). Presenters are invited to (re)frame the terms of the theme in ways relevant to their projects.

Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities - abstracts due December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

CFP for Panel at CCLA

Georgia Philological Association: May 20, 2016 Conference and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
lisa.bro@mga.edu

The eleventh annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia on Friday,

Cartographies of Commons, Community, and Sovereignty

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Spanish and Portuguese - University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
congresograduadoupenn@gmail.com

Abstract Deadline: November 6, 2015
Conference Date: February 5, 2016

Call for Participation: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics Conference, Toronto, May 12-13 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Society for the Study of Comics
contact email: 
csscscebd@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics (CSSC) 2016

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