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Call for Submissions: Culture, Theory and Critique

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 4:37pm
Culture, Theory and Critique
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Culture, Theory and Critique invites original full-length article submissions for its upcoming open issues.

Culture, Theory and Critique is a refereed, interdisciplinary journal for the transformation and development of critical theories in the humanities and social sciences. It aims to critique and reconstruct theories by interfacing them with one another and by relocating them in new sites and conjunctures.

Emerson Society ALA Panels May 2019

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:38pm
Ralph Waldo Emerson Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 11, 2019

The Ralph Waldo Emerson Society will sponsor two panels at the annual meeting of the American Literature Association, to be held May 23-26, Boston, USA.

Panel 1: Emerson and Pedagogy

The Emerson Society are inviting proposals that examine or encourage strategies for teaching Emerson, informed by disciplines other than English or methods other than literary criticism, for example, rhetoric, journalism and media studies, environmental studies, creative writing, philosophy and religion, gender studies, material culture, etc. The society is also interested in receiving proposals that consider pedagogies and approaches that engage the younger generation with the core ideas/ideals of Emerson, reviving them for the current age.

WSU College of Education 15th Annual Globalization, Diversity, and Education Conference (#GDE19)

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 3:46pm
Washington State University College of Education
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 16, 2018


“Action on behalf of life transforms. Because the relationship between self and the world is reciprocal, it is not a question of first getting enlightened or saved and then acting. As we work to heal the earth, the earth heals us.” 

― Robin Wall Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants

ASLE 2019 Panel: "Experimental Ecologies"

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 9:58am
Christopher Walker, Colby College
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018

For this ASLE 2019 panel, we invite papers that explore the intersections of environmental thinking and experimentation. From Thomas Moore’s "Utopia" (1516) to Charles Darwin’s studies on the Galápagos in the nineteenth century, places such as islands, as well as human and nonhuman bodies, have been figured as sites of aesthetic, political, and scientific experimentation.

Extended Deadline - Representing Abortion - 15 October 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 9:25am
Rachel Hurst
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 15, 2018

Good morning, I have received six requests now for a deadline extension for my proposed edited collection, Representing Abortion, so I decided to extend the deadline.  Please see below for the CFP, and get in touch if you have any questions. Rachel

Call for papers: Representing Abortion

Edited by Rachel Alpha Johnston Hurst

EXTENDED DEADLINE for proposals: October 15, 2018



Realities and Fantasies: Relations, Transformations and Discontinuties (ASCA 2019)

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 6:44am
ASCA International Workshop 2019, University of Amsterdam
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) Workshop 2019:

Realities and Fantasies: Relations, Transformations, Discontinuities


10-12 April 2018, University of Amsterdam

Organized by Divya Nadkarni, Alex Thinius, and Nadia de Vries


Keynotes: Jonathan Culler (Cornell), Annabelle Dufourcq (Radboud University) Nkiru Nzegwu (SUNY Binghamton), Susanna Paasonen (University of Turku), more TBA


“Fantasy is precisely what reality can be confused with. It is through fantasy that our conviction of the worth of reality is established; to forgo our fantasies would be to forgo our touch with the world.” (Stanley Cavell)

Intelligent Idealisms

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 3:32pm
Marxist Literary Group - 50th Anniversary
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 15, 2019

Intelligent Idealisms

June 22-26, 2019

University of Illinois at Chicago


Feeling the Body Politic: Affect & Aesthetics (MADLIT 2019)

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 3:37pm
Graduate Student Association of the English Department at UW Madison
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Madison Graduate Conference on English Language & Literature 2019
CFP: Feeling the Body Politic: Affect & Aesthetics
Feb 22-23, 2019
The University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Robert McRuer, George Washington University

CEAMAG Journal

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 9:26am
College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

CEAMAG Journal, the peer-reviewed journal of the College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group, appears once a year and publishes studies based on writing research, discussions of pedagogy, literary criticism, cultural criticism, and personal essays concerned with the teaching of English. We will also consider for publication book reviews and poems and short fiction related to literature or teaching.