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Teaching and Researching Kate Chopin

updated: 
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 4:06pm
Kate Chopin International Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 11, 2019

The Kate Chopin International Society is seeking individual proposals for two sponsored panels at the 2019 American Literature Association conference in Boston in late May 2019.

The first panel, a roundtable on “Teaching Kate Chopin,” seeks short (seven- to eight-minute) papers/remarks that address an aspect of or strategy for teaching Chopin’s life or work. Proposals should include a title, your name and affiliation, and a paragraph about your proposed remarks.

The second panel seeks proposals relating to any aspect of Chopin’s life or work. Proposals for presentations no longer than twenty minutes should include a title, your name and affiliation, and a 200- to 400-word abstract.

Between: Interdisciplinary and the Expanded Field

updated: 
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 4:05pm
Wolverhampton University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, August 10, 2018

BETWEEN: Inter-disciplinarity and the expanded field

 

A one-day research conference 

University of Wolverhampton, Faculty of Arts 

8thOctober 2018

 

Call for Papers: 

 

How do creative researchers draw on imagery, philosophies, theories and methodologies from other disciplines?   

 

Suspicion

updated: 
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:26am
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Call for Articles

Suspicion

Deadline for submissions: July 31, 2018

Call For Papers: JNT: Journal of Narrative Theory

updated: 
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:20am
JNT: Journal of Narrative Theory
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

JNT: Journal of Narrative Theory, founded in 1971 as The Journal of Narrative Technique, is a refereed, international journal published three times a year by the Department of English at Eastern Michigan University. JNT continues to follow the high standards set during its first four decades of publication; the newly focused JNTshowcases theoretically sophisticated essays that examine narrative in a host of critical, interdisciplinary, or cross-cultural contexts.

Routledge Handbook of Translation and Activism

updated: 
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:18am
Rebecca Gould/Kayvan Tahmasebian
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 30, 2018

Rebecca Gould (University of Birmingham) and Kayvan Tahmasebian are seeking contributions to the Routledge Handbook of Translation and Activism. Current contributions range across Middle Eastern, African, and Latin American literatures. Contributions from scholars, translators, writers, and creative practitioners are encouraged. We are particularly eager to include more contributions on political theory (Marx, Gramsci, Walter Benjamin, Fanon) in relation to translation and activism, as well as contributions addressing the following themes:

* Translators as activists

* Translators’ contributions to activism across multilingual divides

* Translating activist and political texts

Space, Place & Adaptation (New Orleans, 7/15, 11/29-12/2)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:18am
Literature/Film Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018

Literature/Film Association Annual Conference

SPACE, PLACE & ADAPTATION
November 29-December 1, 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Keynote: Christopher Schaberg, Dorothy Harrell Brown Distinguished Professor of English, Loyola University New Orleans

Impost: A Journal of Creative and Critical Work

updated: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:35am
English Association of Pennsylvania State Universities
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, November 17, 2018

 

Impost: A Journal of Creative and Critical Work, a peer-reviewed journal published by the English Association of Pennsylvania State Universities, welcomes submissions of scholarly essays in all fields of English studies. In addition, we welcome creative writing, including fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and literary journalism.

Call for Paper Proposals - Beginnings

updated: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:24am
Antae Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Beginnings

‘Beginning is not only a kind of action; it is also a frame of mind, a kind of work’

—Edward Said, Beginnings: Intention and Method

How does one begin to speak of beginnings? If the beginning is behind us, how does one begin again? Should one attempt to, and is it up to us to choose?

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