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Extended Deadline. Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance (Special Issue on Climates of Disaster and Performance)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 10:38am
De La Salle University, Manila
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 18, 2016

What are the conditions in which performance happen or is made, in the wake of or in response to a disaster? But we can be more expansive and ask how performance can be linked to disaster, if performance perchance may be thought in the terms of a disastrous event, how such thinking takes on board the implications of linking these two terms: disaster and performance and what possibilities are opened for a politics and ethics of performance.

Call for Papers, Poetry and Prose: WSQ "Beauty" Issue

updated: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 10:38am
WSQ at The Feminist Press
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, March 15, 2016

WSQ, Call for Papers: Special Issue

BEAUTY

 

Guest Editors:

Jillian Báez, Assistant Professor of Media Culture,

(E)racing Theory, (En)gendering Praxis

updated: 
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 8:34pm
(E)racing Theory, (En)gendering Praxis, UC Irvine Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference 2017
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

(E)racing Theory, (En)gendering Praxis

 

Graduate Student Conference

Department of Comparative Literature

UC Irvine

 

March 2-3 2017

In her 1987 essay “The Race for Theory,” black studies scholar Barbara Christian asked if the rise

Psychoanalysis in Our Time 2017 – Psychoanalysis and the Symptom, Sopot, Poland, 7th-9th April 2017

updated: 
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 9:37am
Psychoanalysis in Our Time
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 16, 2017

2nd CFP: Psychoanalysis in Our Time 2017 – Psychoanalysis and the Symptom, Sopot, Poland, 7th-9th April 2017

 

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Now in its fourth year – and following the great success of sessions in Copenhagen, Sauðárkrókur, Tallinn, Druskininkai, Gdansk and Orivesi – the Psychoanalysis in Our Time research network is delighted to announce the call for papers for our next event, which will take place on the Baltic coast in Sopot, Poland from 7th to 9th April 2017. The topic for this symposium will be “Psychoanalysis and the Symptom”.

Atheism Revisited

updated: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 6:01am
Department of Artes Liberales, University of Warsaw
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

Atheism Revisited

25-26 October 2017
Faculty of “Artes Liberales”
University of Warsaw

Posthumanism: genders, sexualities, and literatures

updated: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 10:08am
Canadian Comparative Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 10, 2016

Call for papers --Canadian Comparative Literature Association Meeting 2017, May 28 to 30, Ryerson University

At the Congress for Social Science and Humanities

 

This CFP is for the Panel: Posthumanism: genders, sexualities, and literatures

 

Feminist Spaces 3.1 Call For Works

updated: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 10:08am
Feminist Spaces Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 11, 2016

CALL FOR WORKS

Feminist Spaces 3.1 (Fall/Winter)

Feminist Spaces is now accepting general submissions for its fifth issue. Feminist Spaces welcomes work across genres and disciplines and invite students, faculty, and independent scholars to submit academic papers, creative writings, and artistic pieces that address topics in feminist, gender, sexuality or women’s studies as a primary focus. Articles may begin or enter into dialogue within feminist discourse or present historical research. Examples of topics may include but are not limited to the following:

ASLE 2017: "Materiality and Narrative Agency"

updated: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 10:08am
Association for Study of Literature and the Environment
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Materiality and Narrative Agency

Panel proposal for the ASLE Twelfth Biennial Conference, June 20-24, 2017

(Wayne State University, Detroit, MI)

 

Vulnerabilities

updated: 
Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 7:57pm
University of Silesia; Silesian Museum
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Call for Papers

VULNERABILITIES

6-8 July, 2017

The Silesian Museum, Katowice, Poland

 

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Sharon P. Holland (UNC-Chapel Hill)

Joanna Zylinska (Goldsmiths, University of London)

 

Post-Text Composition: Images, Selfies, and Emoticons in Classroom and Culture

updated: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 10:09am
Abigail G. Scheg and Tamara Girardi
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Composition theory has gone through many changes, from an affiliation with historical rhetoric, a shift to process, then post-process, and social consciousness. Technological advances have allowed composition theory to move more solidly into the visual realm, and courses and classrooms have adapted in exciting ways to account for this shift. As a result, both visual and digital rhetorics are more prevalent in college composition than ever before. However, academic writing in higher education, at times, stigmatizes some representations of these rhetorics, which can confuse students about when the rhetorics are acceptable and when they are not.

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