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Biographic Mediation: The Uses of Disclosure in Bureaucracy and Politics--Deadline Extended

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 1:27pm
Center for Biographical Research
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017


Guest Editor: Ebony Coletu, Pennsylvania State University


 This special issue of Biography explores biographic mediation as a tool to manage political and administrative claims. Biographic mediation refers to any institutional demand for personal disclosure to make decisions about who gets what and why, alongside public critiques and calls to action that feature personal narratives.

Sexual Harassment and the Communication Conundrum

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:19am
Journal of Communication: Media Watch
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018

Journal of Communication: Media Watch Invites Papers on:

Sexual Harassment and the Communication Conundrum

Sexual harassment, a weapon in the arsenal of men to control the communicational interactions with women, is being challenged by its targets.  ‘Media Watch Journal of Communication ( believes communication scholars should join this public discuss.  Therefore, the editors are inviting scholars to submit articles for our May, 2018 issue.  The topics are wide ranging across the discipline:

DEADLINE EXTENDED! The Podcast: Forms, Functions, Futures

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 9:45pm
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017



8 - 9 February 2018

in Mainz, Germany

organised by

Margarita Navarro Pérez (Departamento de Idiomas, Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia)

and Patrick Gill (Department of English and Linguistics, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz)


2018 Annual Conference: Diversity through Language

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 2:35pm
New England Translators Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 30, 2017


We are looking for proposals for 60-minute presentations at the 2018 Annual Conference of the New England Translators Association. The conference will take place on Saturday, April 28, at the University of Massachusetts Boston.

Our theme for 2018 is Diversity through Language. We are open to proposals from all sectors of the field of translation and interpreting and hope to once again have separate tracks for interpreting, translation and technical/support/tools.

We can pay a small honorarium for your presentation, as a token of gratitude. Registration for the conference is also waived for presenters.

Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy - Deadline Extended!

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 1:19pm
University of Florida
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy

University of Florida

University Writing Program

Conference Call for Papers

Separate Spheres and Closed Doors: Recasting Gender and Space

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:06am
GENCAS (Swansea University Centre for Research into Gender, Culture and Society)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 30, 2017

Separate Spheres & Closed Doors: Recasting Gender and Space

Call for Papers

April 19th-20th 2018

Singleton Abbey, University of Swansea

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Boydston Essay Prize

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 1:15pm
The Association for Documentary Editing
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

The Association for Documentary Editing invites nominations for the 2018 Boydston Essay Prize. The prize will be awarded to the best essay or review published between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2017, the primary focus of which is the editing of a volume of works or documents. The award carries a cash honorarium of $300. Eligible essays may have been published in digital and print journals, monographs, and collections. Please submit nominations and citations in the body of an e-mail, and attach essays or reviews to be considered as Rich Text Format (RTF), MS Word, or PDF to the address below. Self-nominations are welcome. The prize will be awarded in June 2018 at the ADE annual meeting in Olympia, Washington.

International Conference on Education, Teaching & Learning, France

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 3:28pm
Greater Vision Conferences & Seminars
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Dear & Esteemed Colleagues,

Greetings! We are pleased to extend a warm welcome to you and your colleagues to the upcoming International Conference on Education, Teaching & Learning (ICE18France Conference) which will be held in Mercure Paris Porte de Versailles Expo Hotel, Paris, France.

May we invite you to submit your research abstracts/full paper/case studies/posters in all areas of research in business studies? We do organize, in addition to paper presentations, invited lectures on selected topics closely synchronized with the conference theme and topics related to Education, Teaching & Learning and others.