category: gender studies and sexuality

CFP: Science, Society & Civilisation

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from postgraduates, early career researchers and independent researchers on the subject of Science, Society and Civilisation for the eighth edition of HARTS &

[UPDATE] Death in the American City - Abstracts Due April 15

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies
contact email: 
dcalabre@uwo.ca

This is a renewed call for papers for a special issue of the Canadian Review of American Studies

The 1st Annual Pulp Studies Symposium: Sensational Scholarship

full name / name of organization: 
James Madison University
contact email: 
flotabc@jmu.edu

James Madison University is hosting The 1st Annual Pulp Studies Symposium: Sensational Scholarship. The symposium will be held October 7th and 8th, 2016.

Marxist Literary Group Affiliated Session - SAMLA88

full name / name of organization: 
Marxist Literary Group Affiliated Session at SAMLA88
contact email: 
emmacbaughman@gmail.com

The Marxist Literary Group welcomes a wide range of paper proposals concerning Marxism, but papers addressing the SAMLA 88 theme (Utopia/Dystopia) are especially welcome.

CEDAW and the legality of religious instituions.

full name / name of organization: 
Tapati Bharadwaj/ Lies and Big Feet.
contact email: 
tbharadwaj@yahoo.com

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) was adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, and can be seen as an international bill of rights for women.

[UPDATE - DATE CHANGE] Call for Submissions -- Oz Club National Convention

full name / name of organization: 
International Wizard of Oz Club
contact email: 
ryan@ryanbunch.com

The International Wizard of Oz Club welcomes submissions for its National Convention, which will take place in Philadelphia on August 5-7, 2016.

MLA 2017 CFP: "Pound, H.D., and Bryher" (deadline 3/28/16)

full name / name of organization: 
The Ezra Pound Society
contact email: 
sara.dunton@unb.ca

The Ezra Pound Society invites submissions for a guaranteed session, "Pound, H.D. and Bryher," at the Modern Language Assn. Convention, January 5-8, 2017, in Philadelphia, PA.

[UPDATE]: Midwest Modern Language Association, Religion and Literature permanent section, November 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
aschmi48@slu.edu; jason.zirbel@marquette.edu

In keeping with the conference theme “Border States,” the Religion and Literature permanent section invites papers on writers and texts which challenge, question, or reimagine the borderlands betw

Fifth International Conference on Literary Juvenilia - June 15-17, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Alabama Centre for British Studies
contact email: 
juvenilia@una.edu

As the cold water gushed forth, filling the mug, I spelled "w-a-t-e-r"
in Helen's free hand…. She dropped the mug and stood as one transfixed. A new light came into her face.

Call for Papers--Vignettes: Episodic Tales of in the Lives of Strangers

full name / name of organization: 
Farris Lee Francis and Maj. Sylvia C. McPherson Ed.M (Ret)
contact email: 
leefrancis12@gmail.com

Vignettes: Episodic Tales of in the Lives of Strangers

The Postcolonial Turn: Critical Essays on the postcolonial intervention in Literary Genres, approaches and criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Edward O. Ako, Prof. Blossom N. Fondo
contact email: 
foreverblossom@gmail.com

Postcolonial theory has been engaged in uncovering and castigating the legacies of the colonial contact on the colonized.

Second CFP: Science and Fiction Panel at MMLA 2016 (St. Louis, Nov. 10-13)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jerrica.ryan@siu.edu

In the spirit of this year’s conference theme of “Border States,” we welcome papers that explore borders—or the blurring of such borders--within Science and Fiction.

Through a Glass Darkly: Utopia/Dystopia and the Avant-garde (Jacksonville, FL, November 4-6, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
cjbartunek@gmail.com

Marxist critics from Adorno to Fredric Jameson have emphasized the revolutionary potential of modernism in its effort to project viable alternatives to capitalism.

American Literature Before 1900- SCMLA November 3-5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jkorsmo1@gsu.edu

The South Central Modern Language Society's regular session for American Literature Before 1900 invites submissions for the 2016 annual conference to be held November 3-5 in Dallas, Texas.

BROAD STREET Magazine: interdisciplinary nonfiction magazine reading all year around

full name / name of organization: 
Broad Street Magazine
contact email: 
broadstreetmag@gmail.com

Broad Street is a truly interdisciplinary journal published primarily in print but with a strong web presence.

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​

full name / name of organization: 
American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​
contact email: 
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d

submission via website

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss

Feminine Genius: Women Leadership for a Just and Compassionate Society

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Dharma: International Journal of Religions and Philosophies (ISSN: 0253-7222)
contact email: 
sajucmi@gmail.com

Call for Papers from for 2016
Journal of Dharma
Dharmaram Journal of Religions and Philosophies
Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram, Bengaluru 560029, India
FEMININE GENIUS

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance

full name / name of organization: 
De La Salle University, Department of Literature
contact email: 
jeremy.dechavez@dlsu.edu.ph

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural,

Robin Williams: Essays on the Man and the Movies (contracted collection) abstracts 4/`17./`16

full name / name of organization: 
Johnson Cheu
contact email: 
cheu@msu.edu

CFP: Robin Williams: Essays on the Man and the Movies (contracted collection) (4/17/2016)

Exploring Downton Abbey: Critical Essays on the Television Series 15 April / 1 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Scott F. Stoddart, Ph. D.
contact email: 
scottfstoddart@gmail.com

The BBC television series Downton Abbey, developed and produced by Academy Award winner Julian Fellowes, has become a cultural barometer with American viewers harkening back to the days when televised

Indigenous Studies - Midwest Pop/American Culture Assoc. Conference, Oct 6-9 Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
adahan@mnstate.edu

Call for Abstracts

Indigenous Studies Area - Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference, Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O’Hare from Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9.

update - 3rd Language, Linguistics, Literature and Translation conference, Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World

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.

DLB 380: Writers on Women's Rights and United States Suffrage--Please submit by Summer 2016

full name / name of organization: 
George P. Anderson / Dictionary of Literary Biography
contact email: 
ganderson@bclpub.com

DLB 380: Writers on Women’s Rights and United States Suffrage

Borders of Modernism Perugia 14-16 December 2016

full name / name of organization: 
CEMS Centre for European Modernism Studies (http://www.cemstudies.eu)
contact email: 
conference@cemstudies.eu

Originally deriving from the Old French bordure (meaning “seam” and “edge of a shield”), in its geopolitical sense the term “border” was first used in Scotland in the 1530s.

Journal Messengers from the Stars: On Science Fiction and Fantasy No. 2, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
ULICES/Messengers from the Stars Project
contact email: 
joseaoduarte@gmail.com

Journal Messengers from the Stars:
On Science Fiction and Fantasy
No. 2, 2017

Edited by: Frances Pheasant-Kelly
Co-edited by: Adelaide Meira Serras, Ana Rita Martins and João Félix

Literature's Animals Postgraduate Conference 18th May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol Department of English
contact email: 
literaturesanimals@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literature’s Animals Postgraduate Conference

[UPDATE] Pop Culture panel at MMLA 2016 Nov 10-13

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mmlapopculture2016@gmail.com

In the spirit of this year’s conference theme of “Border States,” we welcome papers that explore borders in all their diverse forms in popular culture.

Pacific Coast Philology: Essay Submissions Welcome

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rburwick@scrippscollege.edu

Pacific Coast Philology, the journal of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA), publishes peer-reviewed essays of interest to scholars in the classical and modern languages, liter

Update: Deadline Extended for the 63rd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies, Sept 16-18, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Conference on British Studies
contact email: 
christinehaskill@ferris.edu

The abstract submission deadline for the 63rd annual meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies has been extended to April 4, 2016.

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016) Deadline April 29, 2016

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

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016)

CFP--Colorado Critical Review--Abstracts Due April 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Colorado Critical Review--Hosted at the University of Colorado Denver
contact email: 
editor@coloradocriticalreview.com

www.ColoradoCriticalReview.com

Call for Submissions, Inaugural Issue 1.1

Abstracts due (250 word max): April 15, 2016.
Invitations to submit will be sent out by: April 30, 2016.

MMLA American Literature 1 Panel

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/ MMLA
contact email: 
srushford-spence@lourdes.edu

With the theme of “Border States” in mind, we welcome papers exploring the intersections between stubborn divisions and promising coalitions across lines of race, class, region, and nation in Amer

Lucayos: A Journal of Bahamian and Caribbean Criticism and Creative Work

full name / name of organization: 
The College of The Bahamas
contact email: 
lucayos.journal@cob.edu.bs

Lucayos is a peer-reviewed journal of the literature, culture, history and creativity of The Bahamas and the larger Caribbean region.

CFP-edited collection: Autobiography 2.0: Family, Relationality and Online Life Writing, deadline June1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Silvia Schultermandl and May Friedman
contact email: 
silvia.schultermandl@uni-graz.at; may.friedman@ryerson.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

Autobiography 2.0: Family, Relationality and Online Life Writing

An edited collection by May Friedman (Ryerson University) and Silvia Schultermandl (University of Graz)

call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies Call for Papers
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

The Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926) invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, anthropology, business studies, commu

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