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Women of Color

updated: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 1:20pm
Women of Color/ SCMLA
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

We are looking for papers focusing on women of color in various contexts: socially, culturally, historically. Thematically, papers may focus on women of color in literature, media, and film. From a theoretical standpoint, you may submit papers that validate your claims in a myriad of ways: feminist, postcolonialist, environmental, Marxist, etc.

Postcolonial Studies Association Convention 2019

updated: 
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:44am
Postcolonial Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 28, 2019

Postcolonial Studies Association Convention

University of Manchester

11–13 September 2019

 

Paper and panel proposals are invited from academics, scholars and postgraduates as well as community organisers and activists with interests in any area of postcolonial studies from any disciplinary, cross- or interdisciplinary perspective and practice.

 

The Special Topic of the 2019 Convention is Justice.

 

Proposals for panels and papers on this theme are particularly encouraged.

 

Keynote speakers:

Sex, Gender, Race and the Political in the UK and Ireland

updated: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 1:34pm
Society for Women in Philosophy Ireland
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 16, 2018

Workshop - Friday February 15th 2019, Queen's University Belfast

SWIP Ireland seeks abstracts of up to 350 words for a one day workshop, which respond to one or more of the questions below:

Cartographies of Silence: A Conference for Readers and Writers

updated: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 10:01am
University of Michigan Department of Comparative Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 7, 2018

Cartographies of Silence:

A Conference for Readers and Writers

23rd Annual CLIFF Conference

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

March 15-16, 2019

Keynote Speaker: Professor Irena Klepfisz

 

Submission Deadline: December 7, 2018

 

It was an old theme even for me:
Language cannot do everything–

-- Adrienne Rich, “Cartographies of Silence”

Timepieces

updated: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 1:11pm
Universifty of Toronto's Centre for Comparative Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018

Call for Papers

The University of Toronto’s Centre for Comparative Literature’s 29th Annual Conference 

50thAnniversary of the Centre for Comparative Literature 1969-2019

Timepieces 

 

What is time? How do we think about it? These timeless questions haunt us still.

 

CFP: MLA Teaching Postcolonial Environmental Literature and Media

updated: 
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 4:04pm
Cajetan Iheka/Modern Languages Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 30, 2018

Essay proposals are invited for a volume in the MLA Options for Teaching series entitled Teaching Postcolonial Environmental Literature and Media, to be edited by Cajetan Iheka. In the past decade, critical readings of texts from formerly colonized societies have increasingly combined postcolonial and ecocritical perspectives. The rising interest in postcolonial ecocriticism is reflected in curricular offerings, which include entire courses or sections of courses devoted to novels, stories, plays, films, and other media focused on environmental issues in postcolonial settings. The proposed volume sets out to establish the scholarship on the teaching of postcolonial ecocriticism.

2nd Singapore Literature Conference

updated: 
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 4:01pm
Poetry Festival (Singapore)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 31, 2018

2nd Singapore Literature Conference

Deadline for submissions:

Monday, December 31, 2018

Organized by Poetry Festival Singapore, this conference is slated to take place on Saturday July 27, 2019.

 

The conference,  slated to take place on Saturday, July 27, 2019, is now calling for abstracts. The theme of the symposium is “Metamorphosis of Singapore." We are interested in papers that explore the theme in poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction and drama over time from a wide range of perspectives and disciplines. We welcome papers in English, Chinese, Malay or Tamil.

 

AAALS: Australia, Aotearoa/New Zealand -- Literature, Film, Culture

updated: 
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 3:51pm
American Association of Australasian Literary Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Call for Papers: AAALS:  American Association of Australasian Literary Studies Annual Conference

24 – 27 April 2019

University of Alaska, Fairbanks

Indigenous Shakespeare

updated: 
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 12:15pm
Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 27, 2018

Seeking papers or presentations of scholarly argument and projects/teaching strategies that bring Shakespeare into an Indigenous context or an Indigenous context to the study of Shakespeare.  Panel will be proposed for the 2019 Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) conference, to be held in Hamilton, New Zealand at the University of Waikato campus, 26-29 June 2019.

Please send 250 word abstract of 15-20 minute presentation, including argument or context, any specific Shakespeare plays or texts included in your work, and a one-page abbreviated c.v. that focuses on relevant qualifications as well as academic position (or equivalent), current institution, and degrees and/or other relevant information.

 

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