category: gender studies and sexuality

Still Searching for Nella Larsen / NeMLA Hartford CT, 17-20 March 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
goebelro@jmu.edu

The year 2016 marks the 125th anniversary of the birth of Nella Larsen.

CFP: Black Performing Arts (PCA/ACA National Conference, Seattle, March 21-25 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Borshuk and Jonafa Banbury
contact email: 
michael.borshuk@ttu.edu

Call For Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers

DEADLINE: October 1, 2015

ACLA 2016: Visual (Inter)Changes in the Mediterranean Basin: Medieval & Renaissance Western and Eastern Illuminated Manuscripts

full name / name of organization: 
Nhora Serrano/ ACLA
contact email: 
nserrano@hamilton.edu

ACLA 2016 (Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA: March 17-20,2016)

Visual (Inter)Changes in the Mediterranean Basin: Medieval & Renaissance Western and Eastern Illuminated Manuscripts

REMINDER The Representation of Youth in Contemporary French Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2016
contact email: 
romainchareyron@gmail.com

Proposals are now being accepted for the NeMLA conference that will be held in Hartford, CT March 17th-20th 2016.

Feminist Singularities [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jardam@ucla.edu

Co-organizers: Jacquelyn Ardam, UCLA; Ronjaunee Chatterjee, CalArts

[UPDATE] ACLA 2016 Seminar: Morphology of the Trauma Text

full name / name of organization: 
Jay Rajiva, Georgia State University; Jennifer Olive, Georgia State University
contact email: 
jrajiva@gsu.edu; jolive1@gsu.edu

Seminar Proposal for ACLA 2016 (American Comparative Literature Association)
March 17-20, 2016
Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts

CFP [UPDATE]: Transgender Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum: An Internet Journal for Gender Studies
contact email: 
gender-forum@uni-koeln.de

In May 2014, on a cover featuring actress and transgender activist Laverne Cox, Time Magazine proclaimed that we had reached the “transgender tipping point”. But have we?

Publication of 5 Edited Books with ISBN

full name / name of organization: 
Professor B.Panda
contact email: 
prof.panda19845@gmail.com

Call for Papers for Edited Books with ISBN
Last Date 31st December 2015

Todo Fontanarrosa: la obra de un completo humorista / All Fontanarrosa: The Work of a Complete Humourist

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Celina Bortolotto (Massey University, New Zealand) and Dr Annick Pellegrin (University of Mauritius)
contact email: 
fontanarrosaproject@gmail.com

Call for book chapter proposals: Todo Fontanarrosa: la obra de un completo humorista / All Fontanarrosa: The Work of a Complete Humourist

ACLA 2016: Philip Roth’s Trans-disciplinary Translation: Psychoanalysis, Ethics, and Philosophy of Mind (proposals due 09/23)

full name / name of organization: 
Maren Scheurer / Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
contact email: 
Scheurer@em.uni-frankfurt.de

When Horace Engdahl, permanent secretary of the Nobel prize jury, proclaimed in 2008 that "The US is too isolated, too insular.

More Middle Ages on Screen? Reconsidering The Reel Middle Ages (A Roundtable) (9/15/15; ICMS Kalamazoo 5/12-15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A Torregrossa / Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages
contact email: 
MedievalStudiesonScreen@gmail.com

More Middle Ages on Screen? Reconsidering The Reel Middle Ages (A Roundtable)
Sponsored by the Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages

ACLA 2016: Pedagogy, in Theory

full name / name of organization: 
Caro
contact email: 
ccl23@duke.edu

Pedagogy, In Theory

ACLA, 2016

CFPs (300 words) due to ccl23@duke.edu & chase.gregory@duke.edu by 9/23

Call for Papers by Graduate Students and Post-Graduates

full name / name of organization: 
Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal published at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context is a graduate student and post-graduate journal published electronically by current graduate students and post-graduates of the English Department at Southern Connecticut State Univers

PCA/ACA Conference: Latin Americans & Latinos - Identity Issues and Cultural Stereotypes (Seattle, March 22-25, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
rrosales@drew.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference

March 22-25, 2016

Seattle, WA
Sheraton Hotel

Method and the Middle English Text (UVA, April 8-9 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia
contact email: 
methodandme@gmail.com

The Graduate Medieval Colloquium at the University of Virginia, along with organizers from the University of Pennsylvania and UC Berkeley, invites submissions for a graduate student conference and col

(UPDATE) CFP: LITERATURE AND CENSORSHIP (DEADLINE, 30 SEP, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry Volume 2 No 2
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

India is one of the few countries in the world to have a film censor board.

The Many Tongues of Talk and Tale Event: 02/12/2016 - 02/13/2016 Abstract: 11/01/2015

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama Languages Conference
contact email: 
ualanguagesconference@gmail.com

The graduate students of The University of Alabama’s Department of Modern Languages & Classics, in collaboration with the graduate students of the Department of English and the TESOL program, invite

CFP: NEMLA 2016 Hartford What does Digital Humanities Enable Today?

full name / name of organization: 
elif sendur/ Binghamton University
contact email: 
esendur1@binghamton.edu

In their 1999 essay “Deformance and Interpretation," Lisa Samuels and Jerome McGann propose deformative criticism against a rigid, theoretical, informative mode of reading in humanities.

ACLA 2016 Harvard CFP: Alternative Academics? Re-thinking the premises of the academic discourse

full name / name of organization: 
elif sendur
contact email: 
esendur1@binghamton.edu

Starting with the Global Financial Crisis of 2007, an already dwindling and tough job market for those who received a Ph.D.

[UPDATE DEADLINE EXTENDED] Expanding the Field: Rethinking Projective Verse and Mid-Century American Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
The Charles Olson Society
contact email: 
jsh115@case.edu

The Charles Olson Society will sponsor a session at the annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, to be held at the University of Louisville, February 18-20, 2016.

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference Update

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The deadline for abstracts for the Twelfth Annual Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference has been extended to Thursday, September 10:

The Oswald Review: Undergraduate Literary Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Carolina, Aiken, English Dept
contact email: 
douglash@usca.edu

The Oswald Review is a refereed undergraduate journal of criticism and research in the discipline of English.

Presumed Autonomy: Literature and Art in Theory and Practice 10–13 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
autonomy@english.su.se

Ever since the emergence of the modern marketplace for cultural goods, literary texts and art works have, on occasion, defied the expectations of its readers and audience, affronted their moral ethos,

New Critical Studies on Early Quaker Women

full name / name of organization: 
Michele Lise Tarter, The College of New Jersey
contact email: 
tarter@tcnj.edu

New Critical Studies on Quaker Women: 1650-1800

[UPDATE] Anemoi, Undergraduate Journal of Pre-Modern Studies - Deadline: December 31st, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Anemoi: New College of Florida's Journal of Pre-Modern Studies
contact email: 
anemoijournal@gmail.com

Anemoi, New College of Florida’s Journal of Premodern Studies Volume 4

Deadline: December 31st, 2015

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED for Making Common Causes: Crises, Conflict, Creation, Conversation

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture in Canada (ALECC)
contact email: 
alecc2016@gmail.com

***DEADLINE EXTENDED to September 20, 2015***
• What makes an environmental crisis common or uncommon?

Monsters and the Irish Imagination (9/10/15; NEACIS West Haven, CT 11/20-21/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A Torregrossa / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Legend Area of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
nepcafantastic@gmail.com

Monsters and the Irish Imagination
Session Sponsored by the Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Legend Area of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association

"Making Sense(s) in the Eighteenth Century"

full name / name of organization: 
ASECS 2016
contact email: 
raseiler@indiana.edu

Below, please find a cfp for a panel to be held at the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA, March 31 - April 3, 2016.

ACLA Seminar: "All in the Family: The Literary and Cultural Politics of Incest"- DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 23, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
acla16incest@gmail.com

On this panel, we would like to consider the concept of incest in relation to society across a number of time periods and cultural forms.

CFPanelists: 2016 MSU Comics Forum: Sexuality in Comics

full name / name of organization: 
2016 MSU Comics Forum
contact email: 
guynesse@msu.edu

No Straight Lines: Sexuality and LGBT Identities in Sequence

CFP, Collection of Essays on Race, Gender, and Sexuality in The Walking Dead, abstracts due Jan. 11, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dawn Keetley and Elizabeth Erwin
contact email: 
dek7@lehigh.edu; eerwin@lccc.edu

RACE, GENDER AND SEXUALITY IN THE WALKING DEAD FRANCHISE

Feminist Singularities

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016
contact email: 
jardam@ucla.edu

Feminist Singularities

Co-organizers: Jacquelyn Ardam, UCLA; Ronjaunee Chatterjee, CalArts

[UPDATE] One Hundred Years of Susan Glaspell's "Trifles" - NeMLA 2016 (Deadline, Sept. 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association - Hartford, CT - March 17-20, 2015
contact email: 
Randy Laist - rlaist@goodwin.edu

Susan Glaspell’s one-act play, "Trifles," premiered in Provincetown in 1916, during an era of historic upheaval in American gender relations.

Literatures of Development

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association -- Harvard University -- March 17 - 20, 2016
contact email: 
cfan@berkeley.edu

LITERATURES OF DEVELOPMENT

Organizers: Sunny Xiang (sunny.xiang@yale.edu) and Christopher Fan (cfan@berkeley.edu)

CfP: The Fourth Euroacademia Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 23 – 24 October 2015, Lucca, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
office@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Fourth Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again
23 - 24 October 2015, Lucca, Italy
Palazzo Bernardini

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