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SHE IS HYSTERICAL. Hysteria, Politics, and Performance Strategies

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:34am
Johanna Braun / UCLA Department of French and Francophone Studies; UCLA Center for European and Russian Studies; UCLA Center for Performance Studies.
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 30, 2018

CFP: She is Hysterical (Conference and Publication; University of California, Los Angeles)

Deadline for submissions: July 30, 2018 / Conference: November 1. 2018, UCLA Royce Hall, Room 306 / Publication: Spring 2019


Hysteria, Politics, and Performance Strategies

Arousal and Precarious Labor in Burlesque: Methods, Archives, and Ethical Scholarship

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 9:20am
2018 Conference: Arousal: Theatre, Performance, Embodiment/American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

Arousal and Precarious Labor in Burlesque: Methods, Archives, and Ethical Scholarship 

Beth Hartman, University of Minnesota,
Elizabeth Wellman, Oregon State University,
Kalle Westerling, CUNY Graduate Center,

Call for chapter Proposals: To Prove a Villain: On the Performativity of “Evil” Characters in Anglophone Literature

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 5:38am
University of Gafsa, Tunisia
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 30, 2018

Why, I can smile, and murder whiles I smile,
And cry 'Content' to that which grieves my heart,
And wet my cheeks with artificial tears,
And frame my face to all occasions.
I'll drown more sailors than the mermaid shall;
I'll slay more gazers than the basilisk;
I'll play the orator as well as Nestor,
Deceive more slily than Ulysses could,
And, like a Sinon, take another Troy.
I can add colours to the chameleon,

August Wilson Journal Call for Papers

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 9:35am
August Wilson Society and the University of Pittsburgh
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 31, 2018


Call for Papers: August Wilson Journal

         The August Wilson Journal is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online scholarly journal, promoting the study, teaching, and performance of Mr. Wilson’s work.

            The journal invites new scholarship on August Wilson, including biographical research, historical research, literary analysis, and performance studies, as well as interviews, book/performance reviews, audio and video contributions, notes, and current bibliographic information.  All critical approaches are welcome.  Submissions will be judged by acknowledged experts.

Shakespeare and 'Accentism'

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:52am
Adele Lee
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Call For Contributions: Shakespeare and Accentism

Editor: Adele Lee (Emerson College, USA)

Publisher: Routledge

 This collection explores the aural distinctions and consequences of ‘accentism’ in Shakespeare across languages and cultures, past and present. The objectives are: