category: postcolonial

The Postcolonial Turn: Critical Essays on the postcolonial intervention in Literary Genres, approaches and criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Edward O. Ako, Prof. Blossom N. Fondo
contact email: 
foreverblossom@gmail.com

Postcolonial theory has been engaged in uncovering and castigating the legacies of the colonial contact on the colonized.

Second CFP: Science and Fiction Panel at MMLA 2016 (St. Louis, Nov. 10-13)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jerrica.ryan@siu.edu

In the spirit of this year’s conference theme of “Border States,” we welcome papers that explore borders—or the blurring of such borders--within Science and Fiction.

Transnational screens conference: volatility and compounding transnational traffic (15-16 September 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort Univerity
contact email: 
monia.acciari@dmu.ac.uk

Accepted Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Dina Iordanova St. Andrews University
Dr. Debora Shaw, University of Portsmouth

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​

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

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d

submission via website

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss

APPEL A CONTRIBUTIONS/ CALL FOR PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
Viatica/ Université Blaise Pascal - Clermont Auvergne
contact email: 
Philippe.Antoine@univ-bpclermont.fr

Viatica, revue en ligne consacrée à la littérature des voyages (http://viatica.univ-bpclermont.fr/), recherche pour ses prochains numéros des contributions inédites en français ou en anglais (en

Encyclopedia of Spanish Film: 1975-Present

full name / name of organization: 
Salvador Jimenez Murguia, PhD Akita Internaitonal University
contact email: 
salvador.jimenez.murguia@gmail.com

This volume takes up the topic of Spanish Cinema from the Post-Franco period beginning in 1975 to the present.

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance

full name / name of organization: 
De La Salle University, Department of Literature
contact email: 
jeremy.dechavez@dlsu.edu.ph

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural,

The West as Resource (MLA 2017, January 5-8, Philadelphia, PA)

full name / name of organization: 
Western Literature Association
contact email: 
kerry.fine@ttu.edu

Considering our present political and ecological moment, this panel seeks to explore the myriad ways the North American West is situated in terms of resources.

UPDATE MSA 18: Modernism's Planets (November 17-20, Pasadena, CA, USA)

full name / name of organization: 
Cóilín Parsons, Georgetown University
contact email: 
coilin.parsons@georgetown.edu

Planets colliding: Spivak, Friedman, Dimock.

Indigenous Studies - Midwest Pop/American Culture Assoc. Conference, Oct 6-9 Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
adahan@mnstate.edu

Call for Abstracts

Indigenous Studies Area - Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference, Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O’Hare from Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9.

update - 3rd Language, Linguistics, Literature and Translation conference, Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World

full name / name of organization: 
Sultan Qaboos University
contact email: 
squconference2016@gmail.com

Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World 2016 will provide a forum for the exchange of ideas in the four main disciplines of language, linguistics, literature and translation.

Borders of Modernism Perugia 14-16 December 2016

full name / name of organization: 
CEMS Centre for European Modernism Studies (http://www.cemstudies.eu)
contact email: 
conference@cemstudies.eu

Originally deriving from the Old French bordure (meaning “seam” and “edge of a shield”), in its geopolitical sense the term “border” was first used in Scotland in the 1530s.

Literature's Animals Postgraduate Conference 18th May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol Department of English
contact email: 
literaturesanimals@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literature’s Animals Postgraduate Conference

Pacific Coast Philology: Essay Submissions Welcome

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rburwick@scrippscollege.edu

Pacific Coast Philology, the journal of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA), publishes peer-reviewed essays of interest to scholars in the classical and modern languages, liter

Update: Deadline Extended for the 63rd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies, Sept 16-18, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Conference on British Studies
contact email: 
christinehaskill@ferris.edu

The abstract submission deadline for the 63rd annual meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies has been extended to April 4, 2016.

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016) Deadline April 29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016)

CFP--Colorado Critical Review--Abstracts Due April 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Colorado Critical Review--Hosted at the University of Colorado Denver
contact email: 
editor@coloradocriticalreview.com

www.ColoradoCriticalReview.com

Call for Submissions, Inaugural Issue 1.1

Abstracts due (250 word max): April 15, 2016.
Invitations to submit will be sent out by: April 30, 2016.

EXTENDED DEADLINE: CFP for Edited Collection: New Readings of the Medieval Robin Hood Tales

full name / name of organization: 
Mikee Delony, PhD and Perry Neil Harrison
contact email: 
mikee.delony@acu.edu

The 2013 publication of Thomas Ohlgren and Lister Matheson’s Early Rymes of Robyn Hood: An Edition of the Texts, ca.

Lucayos: A Journal of Bahamian and Caribbean Criticism and Creative Work

full name / name of organization: 
The College of The Bahamas
contact email: 
lucayos.journal@cob.edu.bs

Lucayos is a peer-reviewed journal of the literature, culture, history and creativity of The Bahamas and the larger Caribbean region.

SAMLA 88 (Nov 4-6, 2016) / The United States of America: Hero or Villain on the World Stage?

full name / name of organization: 
MELUS at SAMLA 88
contact email: 
gdenton@ega.edu

In a 2005 article for The New York Times, Canadian-Russian author and American academic Michael Ignatieff raised a provocative question: “Who Are Americans to Think That Democracy Is Theirs to Sprea

[Deadline Extended] Postcolonial Shakespeares: CFP for Postcolonail Interventions Vol. I, Issue 2 (June 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Postcolonial Interventions: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Postcolonial Studies ISSN 2455 6564
contact email: 
postcolonialinterventions@gmail.com

2016 marks the quartercentenary of Shakespeare’s death and the upcoming issue of Postcolonial Interventions will focus on the continued relevance of multiple Shakespeares in the culture-scape of the

[REMINDER] Bridging the Divide: Literature and Science Postgraduate Conference - 3rd June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
kentconference2016@gmail.com

Bridging the Divide: Literature and Science

3rd June 2016 hosted at the University of Kent

Organised by the Universities of Kent and Sussex

Keynote speaker: Dr Pamela Thurschwell - Sussex

CFP: Tea with the Sphinx Ancient Egypt and the Modern Imagination 23-24/09/16

full name / name of organization: 
University of Birmingham
contact email: 
teawiththesphinx@gmail.com

23-24 September 2016
University of Birmingham, UK

Call for Papers Portals Spring 2016 (EXTENDED 3/21 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
SFSU Comparative Literature Student Association
contact email: 
submissions@portalsjournal.com

Call for Papers

Portals, Spring 2016, Volume 13

The Toronto School: Then | Now | Next (Deadline for Submission: June 30, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Coach House Institute at the Faculty of Information (iSchool) University of Toronto
contact email: 
torontoschool2016@easychair.org

The Coach House Institute at the Faculty of Information (iSchool) University of Toronto invites proposals for the international conference “The Toronto School: Then | Now | Next”.

Wreck Park Journal is Accepting Essays and Reviews for Summer Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

WRECK PARK: A Journal of Interesting Fictions, Interested Criticism

CFP special issue The Diva, abstract deadline 10 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Digressions: Amsterdam Journal of Critical Theory, Cultural Analysis, and Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@digressions.nl

Digressions is a student-edited academic journal based at VU University Amsterdam.

Signs CFP: Displacement; Submissions due Sept 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
contact email: 
a.mazzaschi@neu.edu

Call for Papers: Signs Special Issue: Displacement

"Global Weirding"

full name / name of organization: 
PARADOXA
contact email: 
gerry.canavan@marquette.edu

Upcoming issue of Paradoxa: “Global Weirding”

https://gerrycanavan.wordpress.com/2016/03/15/cfp-upcoming-issue-of-para...

CFP: Celebrating Communities of Practice in Digital Humanities | #DF16RU | 4/15/16 |Rice U 9/22-24/16

full name / name of organization: 
Spencer Keralis / Digital Frontiers
contact email: 
digitalfrontiers@unt.edu

In celebration of its Fifth Anniversary, Digital Frontiers invites members of the digital humanities community to submit proposals sharing their passions as they engage in digital endeavors.

Second Call for Papers: "Rereading Myths at the Beginnings of the 21st Century"

full name / name of organization: 
Hyperion University, Bucharest / Hypercultura - Journal
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Date: the 9th of June, 2016
Venue: The Faculty of Social, Humanistic and Natural Sciences, Department of “Letters and Foreign Languages”; Str. Calea Călăraşilor, nr. 169, Bucharest, Romania

Vice and Transgressive Behavior in Travel, Deadline May 1st, NEASECS Oct 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
Tamra Lepro, Rutgers University
contact email: 
tamra.lepro@rutgers.edu

Vice and Transgressive Behavior in Travel

Literatures (A)cross-Cultures Conference -- October 6-8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Fresno Pacific University
contact email: 
ginaponcedeleon@fresno.edu

Literatures (A)cross-Cultures Conference at Fresno Pacific University is extending a call for proposals. The conference will highlight Hispanic American literature of the past thirty years.

Art and Political Ecology - Deadline April 29

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

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"Queers Read This: LGBTQ Literature Now," a special issue of GLQ Due March 31, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Shante Paradigm Smalls
contact email: 
shantesmalls@gmail.com

Special Issue: “Queers Read This”: LGBTQ Literature Now
GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies
Volume 23.2/3

Issue Guest Editors:

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