category: postcolonial

(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

Autofiction in English

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Hywel Dix, Bournemouth University, UK
contact email: 
HDix@bournemouth.ac.uk

Since the term was coined by Serge Doubrovsky in 1971, autofiction has become established as a recognisable genre within the French literary pantheon.

Cultural Intertexts issue 5/ 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Intertexts - Academic Journal of Literature and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
oana.gheorghiu@ugal.ro

CULTURAL INTERTEXTS, academic journal of Literature and Cultural Studies, ISSN 2393-0624, E-ISSN 2393-1078, edited by the Department of English, Faculty of Letters, “Dunarea de Jos” University of

SAMLA 88: Thinking Utopia/Dystopia through Decolonization/Postcolonialism

full name / name of organization: 
(SAMLA-88; Jacksonville, FL, USA 4-6 Nov 2016)
contact email: 
Bls39@miami.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association, 88th Annual Conference in Jacksonville, Florida, USA 4-6 Nov. 2016.
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

Call for Papers:

Performing Precarity: Refugee Representation, Determination and Discourses

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

Performing Precarity: Refugee Representation, Determination
and Discourses

An interdisciplinary conference hosted by The Performance of the Real Research Theme,

[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

PEER REVIEWERS NEEDED

full name / name of organization: 
Layman Poupard Publishing
contact email: 
info@lpppub.com

Layman Poupard Publishing seeks peer reviewers for forthcoming entries in volumes of the Literature Criticism Series published by Gale Cengage.

'Gothic Afterlives: Mutations, Histories, and Returns', Biennial GANZA Conference, 23-24 January 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its third biennial conference, to be held at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, on 23-24 January 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

[UPDATE] Reading Coetzee's Women conference (27-29 September 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Monash University, Prato Centre, Italy
contact email: 
melinda.harvey@monash.edu

Confirmed Speakers:

Professor J.M. Coetzee (Adelaide)
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford)
Professor Carrol Clarkson (Amsterdam)
Professor David Attwell (York)
Professor Derek Attridge (York)

[Update]"Pushing Back: Feminist Readings as Resistance"

full name / name of organization: 
Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis
contact email: 
parlourjournal@gmail.com

Deadline for Submissions: August 1, 2016

CFP for an Essay Collection on "Doing the Charleston," Cambridge Scholars, due May 6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie Frazier, College of Charleston
contact email: 
frazierv@cofc.edu

Call for Proposals for a proposed edited volume of essays centering around the theme of “Doing the Charleston,” to be published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing, and edited by Valerie Frazier

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

Modernist Whitman (Proposed panel for MSA 18)

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Kappeler
contact email: 
erin.joyce.kappeler@gmail.com

This proposed panel for MSA 18 will explore the ways in which modernist poets, critics, and academics reacted to and against Walt Whitman, constructing complicated literary historical and social legac

Call for Peer Reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
[Inter]sections
contact email: 
intersections@americanstudies.ro

[Inter]sections is the annual online journal of American Studies at the University of Bucharest (ISSN 2068 – 3472). It has been a peer-reviewed academic publication since 2009.

Call for papers Law, Culture and the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website:

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

or email:
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Call for papers Online International Journal of Arts and Humanities

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

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

submission via website:

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

email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of the Theoretical Humanities

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

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
Submission via website:

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

or email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers american Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
American Journal of Social Science Studies R&D ​
contact email: 
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via wesbite:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss
or email
editor@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: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website:

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

or email:
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

The journal’s objectives are to publish papers of broad interest in the humanities and social sciences.

Call for papers Journal of Digital Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website

jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:

jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Call for papers International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

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

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

SPECTRA Journal submissions open for Issue 5.2

full name / name of organization: 
SPECTRA (the Social, Political, Ethical, and Cultural Theory Archives) Journal
contact email: 
editor@spectrajournal.org

SPECTRA: The ASPECT Journal http://spectrajournal.org
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Issue 5.2, Spring 2016

[UPDATE] Chapter proposals for "Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment"

full name / name of organization: 
Douglas Vakoch / California Institute of Integral Studies
contact email: 
dvakoch@ciis.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for the edited book Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment, due by May 15, 2016.

Austen and Deleuze

full name / name of organization: 
Rhizomes: Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledge
contact email: 
dmk209@lehigh.edu

2017 is the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death.

The Female Science Fiction Western (Abstracts due June 20; collection of essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Melanie A. Marotta / Kolin Ford
contact email: 
femalesfwestern@gmail.com

We are seeking original, previously unpublished essays for a collection tentatively titled The Science Fiction Western: Representation of Female Characters in the Late Twentieth and Twenty-first Centu

Recuperation (of antagonistic, oppositional or emancipatory Forms of Cultural Production)

full name / name of organization: 
London Conference in Critical Thought
contact email: 
naxalbelt@gmail.com

Recuperation is an inexorable feature of late capitalism, as modes of art and cultural expression that once were resistant, oppositional or antagonistic from the 1960’s and 70’s have been graduall

Journal of Intercultural Inquiry

full name / name of organization: 
Geoffrey Nash/University of Sunderland, UK
contact email: 
geoff.nash@sunderland.ac.uk

CFP Journal of Intercultural Inquiry
Call for Papers
Date Submitted:
Announcement ID:

[UPDATE] Borders and Borderlands: Liminal Textualities in Contemporary Literature

full name / name of organization: 
York St John University
contact email: 
ysj.ma.symposium@gmail.com

Borderlands are defined as being both ‘an area of land close to a border between two countries’ and ‘an area between two qualities, ideas or subjects that has features of both but is not clearly

Afro-Mexico: Negotiating a Cultural Identity through Dance

full name / name of organization: 
Joana A. Guzman
contact email: 
msjoanaguzman@gmail.com

This research looks at the cultural performances and popular celebrations practiced by Afro-Mexicans from the colonial period to the 20th century in the regions of Veracruz, Oaxaca and Guerrero.

(Update) Call for Abstracts for Critical Insights: Civil Rights

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Allen Varlack (University of Maryland, Baltimore County)
contact email: 
cvarlack@umbc.edu

From its flawed notion of “separate but equal” to the rampant violence against black bodies throughout the twentieth century, the United States faced a clear racial divide perpetuated by its Jim C

Risking the Future: Vulnerability, Resistance, Hope - 12-13 July 2016, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
fragile.futures@gmail.com

RISKING THE FUTURE: VULNERABILITY, RESISTANCE, HOPE

An International Conference on the Risk Humanities

Durham University, UK
12-13 July 2016

Keynote Speakers:

Animals under Capitalism

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
mm8179@bristol.ac.uk

[UPDATE] [EXTENDED DEADLINE] Call for articles: Stages of Embodiment in Postcolonial Theatre - Deadline for abstracts: April 7

full name / name of organization: 
AIA - Italian Association of English Studies (Textus)
contact email: 
tiziana.morosetti@area.ox.ac.uk; serena.guarracino@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
TEXTUS n.2 2016

Stages of Embodiment in Postcolonial Theatre

Editors:

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