category: gender studies and sexuality

DESIRE: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

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

August 21-23, 2015
Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Gender Questions Journal CFP

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Africa
contact email: 
murraj@unisa.ac.za

Gender Questions is an interdisciplinary academic journal that is published annually by UNISA Press.

The 6th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference - April 15 & 16, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The 6th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference
contact email: 
sferrier-watson@collin.edu

Call for Undergraduate Student Research Papers

For presentation at The 6th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference – April 15 & 16, 2015

Call for Editors: New Publication, The Rising Dragon, a Journal of Pacific Rim Culture and Media Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Rising Dragon
contact email: 
RisingDragonJournal@gmail.com

Call for Editors

University of Rhode Island Graduate Student Conference:“Interconnections: Patterns, Pathways & Possibilities”--Kingston, RI 4/18

full name / name of organization: 
The 9th Annual University of Rhode Island Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
URIGradConference2015@gmail.com

The 9th Annual University of Rhode Island Graduate Student Conference
Kingston, RI Campus

Affect, Images, and Digital Media: Engaging Multiple Worlds Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Joshua Trey Barnett / The University of Utah
contact email: 
joshua.barnett@utah.edu

AFFECT, IMAGES, AND DIGITAL MEDIA
ENGAGING MULTIPLE WORLDS

A Trans-Disciplinary Conference at The University of Utah
September 3-5, 2015 at the Tanner Humanities Center

CFP, Feminist Spaces journal, Women and Technology (deadline 6 FEB 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

_Feminist Spaces_: Women and Technology
full name / name of organization:
Feminist Spaces
contact email:
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

Call for Undergraduate Student Research Papers – April 15 & 16, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The 6th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference
contact email: 
sferrier-watson@collin.edu

Call for Undergraduate Student Research Papers – April 15 & 16, 2015

Symfrozium - A Study Day on Frozen

full name / name of organization: 
University of East Anglia
contact email: 
s.godfrey@uea.ac.uk

With apologies for cross posting.

‘Symfrozium’: A study day on Frozen (2013)
12th May 2015

[UPDATE] Sylvia Townsend Warner: Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Prize

full name / name of organization: 
Sylvia Townsend Warner Society
contact email: 
Helen.Sutherland@glasgow.ac.uk

The Sylvia Townsend Warner Society invites entries to the Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Competition which has been instituted to acknowledge the contribution made by the late Mary Jacobs to Warner studie

Open Call for Paper

full name / name of organization: 
etum - eJournal for theatre and media
contact email: 
etum@theaterforschung.de

Call for Papers – etum Etum invites researchers of theatre and media studies as well as practitioners of both fields to submit papers to etum (ejournal.theaterforschung.de).

Etudes Irlandaises Spring 2016 issue. Deadline for submission: June 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises
contact email: 
alexandra.slaby@unicaen.fr

APPEL A CONTRIBUTIONS / CALL FOR PAPERS

ETUDES IRLANDAISES

French Journal of Irish Studies

Spring 2016 issue

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: June 30, 2015

English version

[UPDATE] Childhood and Visual Texts in/of Asia, Abstract Due: March 9, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Taiwan Children’s Literature Research Association Department of Children English Education, National Taipei University of Education Department of Early Childhood and Family Education, NTUE Feng Zikai Chinese Children’s Picture Book Award Executive Committee
contact email: 
wclai@tea.ntue.edu.tw

An international conference sponsored by
Taiwan Children’s Literature Research Association
Department of Children English Education, National Taipei University of Education

Metamorphosis and Sexual Expression: Exploring Homosexuality, Otherness, and the Personality in Kafka's 'The Metamorphosis'"

full name / name of organization: 
Regina A. Ochoa
contact email: 
regina.ochoa@ymail.com

This article utilizes Freudian theory - specifically an analysis of id, ego, superego, eros, and libido - to analyze sexuality in Franz Kafka's novella, "The Metamorphosis." This paper suggests that,

Journal of Digital Arts and Practice - ongoing submissions

full name / name of organization: 
International Digital Media Arts Association
contact email: 
proctor.jennifer@gmail.com and brigidmaher@gmail.com

The Journal of Digital Media Arts and Practice is dedicated to providing a platform for scholarly and creative publishing on the burning issues in the rapidly evolving, always contested, and unpredict

Theorizing in the Chick Lit Genre (Proposed Collection of Essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Hurt, West Chester University
contact email: 
ehurt@wcupa.edu

Though the chick lit genre is most often cited as a location for the study of contemporary white women’s experiences or perhaps to debate the genre’s feminist credentials, it has in the last fifteen years emerged as a site where protagonists of many ethnicities negotiate their cultural identities and notions of national belonging.

CALL FOR ARTICLES ON RADICALISM

full name / name of organization: 
JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsr@msu.edu

JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism—a print academic journal published by Michigan State University Press—announces a call for articles and reviews for our tenth year of issues.

The Chronicles of Narnia at 60: Modern Language Association, Austin, January 7–10, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Keith Dorwick, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette
contact email: 
kdorwick@louisiana.edu

I am seeking speakers for a panel on the Chronicles of Narnia at its sixtieth anniversary at the next meeting of the Modern Language Association in Austin TX, 7-10 January 2015.

DASH Literary Journal 2015 Edition, Cal State Fullerton's Official Literary Magazine (Deadline: March 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
DASH Literary Journal
contact email: 
dashliteraryjournal@gmail.com

DASH, Cal State Fullerton's annual literary journal, seeks submissions for its 2015 issue.

Romanticism and the Arts (SAMLA, 13-15 Nov. 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson / Keats-Shelley Association of America / SAMLA 87 (Durham, NC, USA; 13-15 Nov. 2015)
contact email: 
bprobertson@troy.edu

Romanticism and the Arts, an affiliated session of the Keats-Shelley Association of America at the South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference in Durham, North Carolina, USA (13-15 Nov.

Revealing the “Inside of Aging”: Portrayals of Elders in Literature, NWSA Confeence, NOv. 12-15 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lois Rubin, Penn State New Kensington Campus
contact email: 
lxr5@psu.edu

Aging & Ageism Caucus CFP’s for The National Women’s Studies Association 2015 Conference (NWSA)

Conference Theme:

CFP: Trans* Studies at NWSA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Trans/Gender-Variant Caucus of the National Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
rachel.a.reinke@asu.edu

2015 Call for Papers for the Trans/Gender Variant Caucus
National Women's Studies Association (NWSA)
Nov. 12-15, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

NWSA Lesbian Caucus CFP "The Revolutionary Lesbian 1970s" due 2/18

full name / name of organization: 
National Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
jaimec@olemiss.edu

The Lesbian Caucus of the National Women’s Studies Association invites submissions for a sponsored session on “The Revolutionary Lesbians of the 1970s,” to be held at the annual conference in Mi

[UPDATE] Christopher Isherwood Panel at Significations

full name / name of organization: 
CSULA English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
significations15@gmail.com

CSULA's Significations graduate conference is looking for papers related to Christopher Isherwood's life, works, and/or his conceptions of Los Angeles.

[UPDATE] Significations CSULA Deadline Extended 2/8

full name / name of organization: 
CSULA English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
significations15@gmail.com

This year’s theme is “Generation(s).” We invite submissions exploring “Generation(s)” in all or any of its meanings.

[UPDATE] Religion and Spirituality in Literature and the Arts

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

ACED-17

THE 17TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT,
UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST
LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES SECTION

CALL FOR PAPERS

Virginia Woolf, Bloomsbury, and the War to End War for the Virginia Woolf Miscellany, Issue 91, Spring 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Special Topic: Virginia Woolf, Bloomsbury, and the War to End War--Virginia Woolf Miscellany, Issue 91, Spring 2017--Guest Editor: Karen Levenback
contact email: 
kllevenback@att.net

ABOUT THE VIRGINIA WOOLF MISCELLANY:

Beckett’s Bodies: Affect, Disability, Performance / SAMLA 85 Beckett Society Panel (Durham, NC Nov 13-15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Rada / Brown University
contact email: 
michelle_rada@brown.edu

The Samuel Beckett Society, Affiliated Session
Conference of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)

Beckett’s Bodies: Affect, Disability, Performance

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] CFP: “‘Bad Books’: Mass Genres, Material Cultures, and Aesthetic Valuation”

full name / name of organization: 
British Modernities Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
contact email: 
modernities@gmail.com

Call for Papers and Posters:
“‘Bad Books’: Mass Genres, Material Cultures, and Aesthetic Valuation”

British Modernities Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

May 1-2, 2015

CFP: BMCS Special Volume on Hilda Morley (online peer-reviewed journal; deadline 8/15/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Blake Hobby, Executive Editor; Chris Wilson Simpkins, Guest Editor/Black Mountain College Studies Journal
contact email: 
blake.hobby@gmail.com

Slated for publication in late fall of 2015, this volume of BMCS will contain scholarly essays, poems, artworks, and other forms of media that explore Hilda Morley’s relationship to Black Mountain C

[UPDATE] Transnational Narratives of Performed Exile and Englishness

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Catalina Floirna Florescu, Pace University
contact email: 
fflorescu@pace.edu

Transnational Narratives of Performed Exile and Englishness
full name / name of organization:

[UPDATE] 2nd CFP European Cinema Research Forum Conference, NUI Galway (Ireland), 7th-8th July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NUI Galway
contact email: 
conn.holohan@nuigalway.ie

Space and Place in European Cinema
2015 European Cinema Research Forum
Annual Conference

Huston School of Film & Digital Media
National University of Ireland, Galway
7th – 8th July 2015

International Conference Relations and Networks in Indian Ocean Writing November 26th-27th 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
contact email: 
relations.networks@gmail.com

The Indian Ocean is a cultural and economic system that dates back over five thousand years as Malays, Chinese, Arabs, Indians and Africans traded across it for centuries before the Europeans set foot

The Global American West March 26-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Texas at El Paso, Graduate Student English Association
contact email: 
Agcohen@miners.utep.edu

In conjunction with the 30th Annual Literature at the University of Texas at El Paso, featuring Dr.

[REMINDER] CFP: A Manifesto for Cyborgs thirty years on

full name / name of organization: 
Platform: Journal of Media and Communication
contact email: 
platformjmc@gmail.com

REMINDER: Abstracts due 27/2/2015

CALL FOR PAPERS

A Manifesto for Cyborgs thirty-years on: Gender, Technology and Feminist-Technoscience in the twenty-first century

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