category: graduate conferences

2017 Circling the Elements Hip Hop Conference: HIP HOP IN DIASPORA: Call for Proposals April 19 – 23, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication
contact email: 
circlingtheelements@asurams.edu

In the 1970s, DJ Kool Herc, a Jamaican born man living in the Bronx, helped spark the birth of a new genre/culture: Hip Hop.

[UPDATE] LFA 2016: Literature/Film Conference - October 13-16, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Literature/Film Association (LFA)
contact email: 
info@litfilm.org

CFPs Due June 20!

October 13-16, 2016
Literature/Film Conference, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ - http://litfilm.org/conference/
http://litfilm.blogspot.com/

“Alternate Worlds”

Deadline Extended to April 20 - On the Edge: Genealogies and Futures of Precarity, Annual Graduate Conference, CEU

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Central European University
contact email: 
precarityceu2016@gmail.com

Call for Papers

On the Edge: Genealogies and Futures of Precarity

Annual Graduate Conference
Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology,
Central European University, Budapest

[UPDATE] SAMLA 88: Utopia/Dystopia: Whose Paradise is it?

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
samla@gsu.edu

CFPs due May 6th!

November 4-6, 2016
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

REMINDER: In the Light of Gloriana Conference; Nov 18-21, 2016; Tower of London -- CFP (deadline April 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Gloriana Society
contact email: 
glorianasoc@gmail.com

The Gloriana Society invites advanced graduate students and faculty to attend the inaugural meeting of our biannual conference In the Light of Gloriana, Nov 18-21, 2016 at the Tower of London.

CfP LUCAS Graduate Conference 2017: 'Landscape: Interpretations, Relations, and Representations'

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University
contact email: 
lucasconf2017@gmail.com

On 26 and 27 January 2017, the Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society will be hosting an international graduate conference.

[UPDATE] Scenography and Borders: Practice, Place and Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Theatre and Performance Research Association
contact email: 
siobhanmogorman@gmail.com

The Scenography Working Group invites proposals for our forthcoming meeting at the annual TaPRA conference in Bristol in September 2016.

[UPDATE] Revision, Revival, Rediscovery: 'Re' words in British Women's Writing between 1930 and 1960

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, Department of English
contact email: 
britwomenwriters30to60@gmail.com

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for the conference

Revision, Revival, Rediscovery... The 'Re' word in British Women's Writing between 1930 and 1960
on June 24th 2016 at The University of Hull

Ideas and Realities: Creative Writing in Asia Today

full name / name of organization: 
Asia Pacific Writers and Translators
contact email: 
submissions@apwriters.org

Call for Presentations, Panelists, & Papers

Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference (APWT) 2016
25th – 27th November, Guangzhou, China.

Intersections of Innovation and Imagination in American Studies November 10-12, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Texas (ASAT)
contact email: 
asat@shsu.edu

The 60th Annual American Studies Association of Texas (ASAT) Conference will be held November 10-12 2016 on the campus of Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.

call for papers The International Journal of the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via :
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

or website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

call for papers Journal of Cultural Studies (May-June)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via
website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural
or
email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via website:
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

or the website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

Student, Teacher, Scholar: Graduate Students at the Borders - MMLA 2016 St. Louis, MO - Nov. 10-13

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly Moreland / Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
morelak@bgsu.edu

Graduate students—especially those working as teaching assistants—take on a unique role at the university in that they must constantly navigate among their student-teacher-scholar identities.

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel. Submissions are rolling, send yours today.

Busting Boundaries: Unexpected Interdisciplinarity

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA--special sessions
contact email: 
vlholtzwodzak@viterbo.edu

Call for Presentations/Artwork - 2016 Fashion: Now & Then Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Nicole LaMoreaux/LIM College
contact email: 
nicole.lamoreaux@limcollege.edu

Fashion: Now & Then: Fashion as Art
October 20 - 22, 2016
LIM College, New York City, NY

Call for Presentations & Artwork

Submission Due Date: Monday, June 6, 2016

Spanish II: Peninsular Literature after 1700

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association Conference 2016
contact email: 
isaac.garciaguerrero@wisc.edu

This panel welcomes papers that explore any aspect of Peninsular Literature after 1700, especially those dealing with the convention’s theme: “Border States.” Please email abstracts of 250 word

In and outside the frame / American and British Studies Annual

full name / name of organization: 
Department of American and British Studies, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic
contact email: 
ladislav.vit@upce.cz

The Department of English and American Studies, at the Philosophical Faculty of the University of Pardubice, Czech Republic is pleased to announce its 13th International Cultural Studies Conference &

Women Situated in Political Conflict: Utopia or Dystopia?; SAMLA, November 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly Batchelder/Southern Illinois University Carbondale
contact email: 
kbatchelder@siu.edu

In a 2008 interview, a former female IRA volunteer of the Northern Irish Troubles explained, “Sometimes you wonder if your life had to be so different…you only resort to that type of method [viole

Urban Studies Popular Culture - MPCA/ACA 2016 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Urban Studies Area
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016

Call For Submissions: “What to Make of ‘Nation?”

full name / name of organization: 
The Quiet Corner Interdisciplinary Journal, University of Connecticut
contact email: 
quiet.corner.journal@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a call for papers to be featured in the second issue of The Quiet Corner Interdisciplinary Journal, housed in the University of Connecticut’s Department of Literatures, Cu

[UPDATE] MMLA American Literature 1 Panel; abstracts due APRIL 10

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/ Midwest Modern Language Association
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

[UPDATE] Works in Progress, 7th July

full name / name of organization: 
GradCATS / De Montfort University
contact email: 
gradcats@outlook.com

Keynote speakers: Professor Julie Sanders, Newcastle University, and Dr Adam Smyth,University of Oxford.
Abstract Deadline: 15th April 2016

Chapter Proposals For the book "Ideological Messaging and the Role of Political Literature" Proposal Deadline:30 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Önder Çakırtaş-IGI Global- http://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/2166
contact email: 
ocakirtas@bingol.edu.tr

http://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/2166

IV INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LINGUISTICS, LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES IN MODERN LANGUAGES (CILLEC)

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic University of Murcia (Spain)
contact email: 
ltorres@ucam.edu

Multi-perspective approaches to changes and transitions within the fields of linguistics, bilingualism, literature and culture

#IntellectualActivistMovement(s): Reconnecting University Scholarship and Community Action (CFP Deadline: 5/31)

full name / name of organization: 
Language, Literacy and Culture Program (University of Maryland, Baltimore County)
contact email: 
llcgradconference@gmail.com

It has been more than 50 years since the beginning of an intense period of socio-political action around issues of race, gender, and class in the U.S.

(UPDATE) Registration Open: The Matter of Resistance Conference, University of Warwick, April 29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sourit Bhattacharya/University of Warwick
contact email: 
mattersofresistance@gmail.com/sourit.bhattacharya@warwick.ac.uk

Registration is now open for the 'The Matter of Resistance' conference at The University of Warwick, April 29, 2016, which brings together scholars, artists, and academics from around the globe, in ra

UPDATE: Registration open: Mood - Aesthetic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies, University of Warwick
contact email: 
mood.warwick2016@gmail.com

Registration is now open for Mood - Aesthetic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, a two-day conference taking place at the University of Warwick on 6th and 7th May 2016.

[UPDATE] Performance of the Real Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Symposium [Extended CFP]

full name / name of organization: 
Performance of the Real Research Theme / University of Otago
contact email: 
performance.real@otago.ac.nz

CFP: Performance of the Real Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Symposium

Early Modern Women Writers

full name / name of organization: 
Professor James Fitzmaurice, University of Northern Arizona
contact email: 
James Fitzmaurice <j.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk>

Early Modern Women Writers (approx. 1550-1700)
at Othello's Island CVAR, Nicosia, Cyprus
5 to 9 April 2017

Transparency and Opacity in French Language Literature (Oct 14, 2016) CFP due May 15

full name / name of organization: 
Princeton University
contact email: 
princetongradconference2016@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Princeton University
Department of French and Italian
Fall 2016

Transparency and Opacity in French Language Literature

THE USES OF UTOPIA, 26 June 2016, University of Cambridge

full name / name of organization: 
Naomi Woo
contact email: 
utopiaconferencecambridge@gmail.com

THE USES OF UTOPIA
26 June 2016, Clare College, University of Cambridge
A SYMPOSIUM AND CELEBRATION
ON THE 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THOMAS MORE’S UTOPIA

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

full name / name of organization: 
Teesside University/ARC Stockton
contact email: 
mocktheweak2016@gmail.com

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

14th-15th September 2016, Teesside University/ARC Stockton

In the Light of Gloriana Conference; Nov 18-21, 2016; Tower of London -- CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Gloriana Society
contact email: 
glorianasoc@gmail.com

The Gloriana Society invites advanced graduate students and faculty to attend the inaugural meeting of our biannual conference In the Light of Gloriana, Nov 18-21, 2016 at the Tower of London.

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