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Call for Papers: Philosophy of Religion Unit, AARWR 2023

updated: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 - 8:52am
AARWR
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Update on Oct 19, 2022: The submission deadline has been extended until November 15, 2022.

Given this year's thematic focus on civil rights, the Philosophy of Religion Unit invites scholars to think along politico-theological lines regarding the religious sources of "rights," but we will also accept proposals related to themes and issues in philosophy of religion that extend beyond topics related to the sources and origins of “rights,” including the following:

 

The Routledge Companion to Superhero Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 14, 2022 - 10:22am
Lorna Piatti-Farnell and Carl Wilson
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 1, 2022

In answer to the evolutionary portrayals of superheroes in our cultures, histories, and narratives, the editors welcome chapter proposals for selection and inclusion into The Routledge Companion to Superhero Studies, for which a contract has already been signed.

The volume will be a part of the prestigious Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions series: https://www.routledge.com/Routledge-Media-and-Cultural-Studies-Companions/book-series/RMCSC.

Revised Culture-bound syndromes in Popular Culture/Call for Chapters_ROUTLEDGE

updated: 
Monday, November 14, 2022 - 10:02am
Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

UPDATE 3 November

 

Dear colleagues, 

 

We are seeking proposals for chapters on:

- Cultural syndromes from Latin America: Locura, Mal de pelea, Nervios, Susto (but not only) in popular culture: cartoons, telenovelas, media, films, literature etc. 

- Cultural syndromes from the Middle East/Africa (e.g. the evil eye) in popular culture.

We already have chapters covering the "jinn" and "voodoo death".

We have secured a contract offer with Routledge. 

Please send your abstract proposal (400 words) + a short bio (200 words) to the editor at prof.irina.pelea@gmail.com

WEBINAR/ ONLINE CONFERENCE ON E-LITERATURE: EXPLORATIONS IN LITERARY CREATIVITY (Submissions Deadline Extended)

updated: 
Sunday, November 13, 2022 - 12:31pm
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, JAMIA MILLIA ISLAMIA
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

CFP

Webinar on E-literature organised by the Dept. of English, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi to be held from 16- 17 January, 2023

 

We invite artists, independent scholars, Ph.D researchers, academicians and practitioners to submit original research papers, case studies and media artefacts for the webinar on E-lit organised by the Dept. of English, Jamia Millia Islamia.

 

 

E-LITERATURE: EXPLORATIONS IN LITERARY CREATIVITY

 

 

Like A Version: Adaptations, Reboots and Remakes in Popular Culture

updated: 
Friday, November 11, 2022 - 10:06am
Popular Culture Research Network, Australia
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, August 31, 2023

Call for Papers

Like A Version: Adaptations, Reboots and Remakes in Popular Culture

PopCRN (the Popular Culture Network) is back with a virtual symposium exploring adaptations, reboots and remakes in popular culture. To be held online on Thursday 1st December & Friday 2nd December 2023.

Pauline E. Hopkins in Comparative Perspective

updated: 
Friday, November 11, 2022 - 10:05am
Pauline E. Hopkins Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Pauline E. Hopkins in Comparative Perspective

 

The Pauline E. Hopkins Society invites proposals that examine any aspect of Hopkins’ work or life from a comparative perspective for presentation at the 34rd Annual American Literature Association Convention, to be held in Boston, May 25-28, 2023.  Papers may put Hopkins in dialogue with any of her contemporaries or examine her work in relation to any later writer(s), such as Gwendolyn Brooks, Toni Morrison, or Octavia Butler.  We especially welcome submissions examining Hopkins in relation to popular culture (e.g. Wakanda, Lovecraft Country) and speculative fiction. 

‘Dieu et mon droit (God and my right)’: representations of the British royal family in popular culture

updated: 
Friday, November 11, 2022 - 10:05am
Popular Culture Research Network, Australia
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2023

Call for Papers

‘Dieu et mon droit (God and my right)’: representations of the British royal family in popular culture

PopCRN (the UNE Popular Culture Network) are exploring the concept of royalty with a virtual symposium focused on the representations of the British royal family in popular culture to be held online on Thursday 28th & Friday 29th September 2023.

The British monarchy has played a leading role in various ways over the last millennium of world history and as such have been frequently depicted in popular culture from the plays of Shakespeare to the extensive coverage in popular magazines.

Flying High: Aviation in Popular Culture

updated: 
Friday, November 11, 2022 - 10:05am
Popular Culture Research Network, Australia
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 30, 2023

Call for Papers

Flying High: Aviation in Popular Culture

Aviation Cultures Mark VII

 

PopCRN & Aviation Cultures are celebrating the 54th anniversary of the first lunar landings with a virtual conference exploring all things aviation in popular culture to be held online on Thursday 21st & Friday 22nd of July 2023.

The Latina/o/x Literature & Culture Society of the American Literature Association 34th Annual Conference: May 25-28, 2023 Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

updated: 
Friday, November 11, 2022 - 10:04am
The Latina/o/x Literature & Culture Society
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, January 15, 2022

The Latina/o/x Literature & Culture Society of the American Literature Association

34th Annual Conference: May 25-28, 2023

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

This year the Latina/o/x Literature & Culture Society welcomes submissions focusing on diverse topics including literary genre, single authors, children’s literature, speculative fiction, comparative analyses, as well as cultural studies approaches. We also encourage a variety of theoretical and interdisciplinary prisms, and a variety of panel types, including traditional paper sessions, roundtable discussions, and sessions dedicated to the teaching of Latina/o/x literature.

SEX, SEXUALITY AND SEXUAL RELATIONSHIPS IN SCIENCE FICTION

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:53pm
Daniele ANDRE for Stella Incognita
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 3, 2023

SEX, SEXUALITY AND SEXUAL RELATIONSHIPS IN SCIENCE FICTION

  Stella Incognita Annual Conference Sorbonne University, Institute of Slavic Studies, Paris

April, 5 – 7 2023

  Call for Papers

 

CFP Seminario Permanente sobre Cultura Popular y siglo XX: Nuevos horizontes para el estudio de la historia de España/CFP Permanent Seminar on Popular Culture and the 20th Century: New horizons towards the Spanish history

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:47pm
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

ABOUT THE SEMINAR

The 20th century has been characterized by the expansion of the mass media and the emergence of mass culture. Photography, cinema, radio, television, music and video games have played a fundamental role in the dissemination, production and reproduction of images and ideas which shaped collective mentalities in the twentieth century.
This CFP is aimed at those researchers who are researching in popular culture in Spain through photography, cinema, television, radio, music or video games. The format of the seminar will be hybrid, being able to present a communication (10 minutes) in person or online, in Spanish or in English.

 

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Animation and the Ancient World

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:47pm
Chiara Sulprizio and C. W. Marshall
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 16, 2023

Animation and the Ancient World

Chiara Sulprizio, Vanderbilt University
C. W. Marshall, University of British Columbia

DFW 2023 - David Foster Wallace - Gettysburg, PA - June 22-24, 2023

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:41pm
International David Foster Wallace Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023

International David Foster Wallace Society 2023
“The Subject and Art”
Call for Abstracts
Gettysburg College
June 22 – 24, 2023
Conference Director: Vernon W. Cisney,
Chair and Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Gettysburg College
Keynote Speaker:
Lee Konstantinou, Associate Professor of English, University of Maryland, College Park,
Author of The Last Samurai Reread and Cool Characters: Irony and American Fiction

Baltic Horror (updated, with new deadline)

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:07pm
Fernando Gabriel Pagnoni Berns
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 30, 2023

The previous CFP for the Baltic Horror collection had a problem with the email that has been fixed. Thus, the deadline has been extended. Please, consider send your abstracts and queries.

 

Editor: Fernando Gabriel Pagnoni Berns. Universidad de Buenos Aires (Argentina)

 

Extended CFP: Narrative Complexity in Recent Time-Travel Media

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:05pm
Elizabeth Trepanier (Eastern Florida State College), Luke Leonard (Eastern Florida State College), and Emory O'Malley (Independent), editors
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2023

We are seeking additional contributors for our edited collection of scholarly essays on these recent changes in the complexity of time-travel media (film, television, gaming, music media, or literature). The primary argument framing for this collection emphasizes the increasing narrative complexity within recent time-travel media. Submissions that are interdisciplinary in theory and method are welcome, especially those in popular culture, science fiction, fantasy, genre studies, critical media studies, narratology, etc. Abstracts and papers discussing recent time-travel media, approximately within the last decade, may include but are not limited to research concerning narrative structure, theme, genre, reception, comprehension, and other relevant topics.

Media Building - edited collection

updated: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 3:03pm
Media Building: New Perspectives on Journalism, Mass Communication, and the Built Environment
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Editors

Will Mari, LSU | Carole O’Reilly, Salford | E. James West, Northampton

 

EXTENDED DEADLINE Call for Articles (spring 2023) | STEM and Gender in US Popular Culture

updated: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2022 - 8:40am
REDEN academic journal | American Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 1, 2022

Special thematic dossier | STEM in US Popular Culture: Assessing Gender Discourse, Stereotypes and Mainstreaming

Editors: Laura Álvarez Trigo (Universidad de Alcalá) and Erika Tiburcio Moreno (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)

 

Journal of European Popular Culture - Next Issue

updated: 
Sunday, November 6, 2022 - 3:53pm
Journal of European Popular Culture - Intellect Publishers
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 21, 2022

Journal of European Popular Culture (JEPC)

Intellect Publishers

Next issue - call for articles

This peer-reviewed journal seeks lively submissions for its latest issues on any aspect of European cultural and creative activity.

- Early submission is encouraged -

The journal is interested in contemporary practices, but also in historical, contextual, biographical or theoretical analyses relating to past cultural activities in Europe.

Papers or exploratory critical or creative pieces relating to European media, literature and the writing arts, film, music, new media, art and design, architecture, drama and dance or fine art are all very welcome.

Mystery / Detective Fiction Area, SWPACA--DEADLINE EXTENDED!

updated: 
Sunday, November 6, 2022 - 10:04am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 14, 2022

Call for Papers--DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Mystery/Detective Fiction Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

44th Annual Conference, February 22-25, 2023

Marriott Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

EXTENDED Proposal submission deadline: November 14, 2022

Disability Studies Area, SWPACA--DEADLINE EXTENDED!

updated: 
Sunday, November 6, 2022 - 10:04am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 14, 2022

Call for Papers--DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Disability Studies Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

44th Annual Conference, February 22-25, 2023

Marriott Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

EXTENDED Proposal submission deadline: November 14, 2022

Northern Lights: Film & Media Studies Yearbook Special Issue

updated: 
Friday, November 4, 2022 - 10:48am
Intellect Books
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 17, 2022

Call for Papers: Northern Lights: Film & Media Studies Yearbook

 

Special Issue: ‘Transforming Genitals in Culture and Media’

 

Abstracts (500 word) should be sent to marija.geigerzeman@pilar.hr by Monday 17 November 2022

 

Notifications of acceptance will be sent by Monday 24 November 2022

 

Full papers due for peer review by Monday 30 January 2023

 

Approximate date of the final manuscript delivery 30 April 2023

 

View the full CFP here>>

LAST CALL – EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR A SPECIAL NUMBER OF REVISTA CANARIA DE ESTUDIOS INGLESES (Spring 2023)

updated: 
Friday, November 4, 2022 - 10:48am
Research project "Literature and Globalization 2 (LYG2): Communities of Waste"
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The Revista Canaria de Estudios Ingleses (RCEI) seeks two more submissions for a special issue on “Toxic Tales: Narratives of Waste in Post-Industrial North America,” guest-edited by Elsa del Campo Ramírez (Universidad Nebrija) and Sara Villamarín-Freire (Universidade da Coruña), to be published in spring 2023. 

Articles are expected to be 6,000-7,000 words in length and should be submitted by November 30th. Questions and submissions should be sent to Sara (sara.vfreire@udc.es) or Elsa (ecampo@nebrija.es).

 

Severed Limbs and Monstrous Appetites: (Re)Defining Fairy-Tale Horror from the Seventeenth Century to the Present

updated: 
Friday, November 4, 2022 - 10:48am
Alessandro Cabiati / Literature journal
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Severed Limbs and Monstrous Appetites: (Re)Defining Fairy-Tale Horror from the Seventeenth Century to the Present 

A Special Issue of Literature (ISSN 2410-9789)

This Special Issue of Literature invites proposals for essays that investigate the subject of ‘fairy-tale horror’ in its various forms and iterations, from its educational function as a vehicle of rightful punishment in traditional fairy tales to the contemporary questioning of the boundaries between the genres of fairy tale and horror, in literature as well as in other media. 

Please read the full Call for Papers and Manuscript Submission Information.

Call for Papers for Issue 5.1 “Current trends in Southeast Asian Media Studies”

updated: 
Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 11:55am
Southeast Asian Media Studies Journal/Southeast Asian Media Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022

Call for Papers for Issue 5.1 “Current trends in Southeast Asian Media Studies” The theme for Southeast Asian Media Studies Journal regular issue 5.1 is Current Trends in Southeast Asian Media Studies. Submissions should address questions about current trends and directions in national and international media industries in the Southeast Asian region. Papers about specific media works, genres, companies, and artists are also welcome. Areas of interest include but are not limited to the following:

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