This guaranteed session explores populism as a “discursive style” of paranoia, division, identity formation, conspiracy and/or emergency, among other categories. All periods/global perspectives welcome. 300-word abstracts by March 15; David Bahr (email@example.com)
Inclusive Museum Research Network: a conference and journal founded in 2008, exploring the future role of museums, with a particular focus on how they can become more inclusive.
Logic and Literary Form
Poetics Out of Place
Seeking papers addressing applications of poetry outside the domain of poetics "proper." Abstracts of approximately 300 words and brief bio by 12 March 2017; Rebecca Kosick (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Call for Proposals: “Bildung Across Languages”
MLA Convention 2018
New York City
January 4-7 2018
What was the attitude towards genius in an age that produced a great number of polymaths? Is ingenium strictly a natural disposition, innate quality, talent or temperament? Or to what extent must this natural quality be formed through a process of education, including self-education? Papers are invited for a special session at the Neo-Latin Congress at Albacete, Spain, 29 July - 3, August 2018, that focus on a single subject who worked in Latin in the period. The theme of the congress is Humanity & Nature: Arts & Sciences in Neo-Latin Literature. Please send your abstract of 150-200 words as a Word attachment, including your name, institutional affiliation (if any), address, email, and telephone number.
Nation and Beyond: Interdisciplinary Perspectives
April 14 & 15, 2017
Organized by: Department of English University of Gour Banga
Venue: University of Gour Banga, Malda West Bengal, India 732103
Seminar Concept Note
The “Arrival” of Jia Pingwa in World Literature: Translation and Interpretation
A Roundtable sponsored by the LLC Modern and Contemporary Chinese Forum for the MLA Annual Meeting in New York, Jan. 4-7, 2018.