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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 10:07am
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 27, 2016

CFP: MIDDLE FLIGHT (2319-7684) (Print)

   A  Peer Reviewed Journal of English Literature

Vol. 5        2016        Issue 1

The Wonderful Year 1816 – A bicentenary appraisal

“The value of centenaries and similar observances is that they call attention, not simply to great men, but to what we do with our great men. The anniversary punctuates, so to speak, the scholarly and critical absorption of its subject into society.”

CFP: Form and Reform Conference, July 27-29, 2017

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 10:08am
Dickens Project
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

Victorianists are invited to submit proposals for the upcoming Form and Reform Conference, to be held on the campus of UC Santa Cruz, on July 27-29, 2017. Please find the full details below. — CALL FOR PAPERSForm and ReformJULY 27-29, 2017 A conference on nineteenth-century literature, art, and history to be held at UC Santa Cruz, preceding the Dickens Universe week on Middlemarch.

Articles on Anglophone literature and culture

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:05am
Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

ANGLICA: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGLISH STUDIES is a peer-reviewed annual print and electronic journal under the auspices of the Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw. We invite submissions on all aspects of Anglophone cultures and linguistics for our next issue to be published autumn 2017.

For Volume 26.1 we are interested in contributions from such fields as English, Irish, Welsh, Scottish, American, Canadian, Australian and post-colonial literature, theatre, film, critical theory, the arts, the media, history and social studies.

Short Fiction: Co-Texts and Contexts

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:05am
University of Leuven (Belgium)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Call for Papers: 3rd ENSFR CONFERENCE

Short Fiction: Co-texts and Contexts

University of Leuven (KU Leuven), 4-5-6 May 2017

Mobilities, Literature, Culture Conference

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:06am
Lancaster University, UK
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 1, 2016



Inaugural Conference of Palgrave Studies in Mobilities, Literature, and Culture


21st – 22nd April 2017, Lancaster University, UK


Plenary speakers

Marian Aguiar (English, Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

Kat Jungnickel (Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London)


Film screening and Q&A with Director Andrew Kötting


Animal Utterance

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 10:03am
University of Bristol
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 16, 2016



Invited Speakers: 

Gillian Beer (Professor of English, University of Cambridge), 

David Rothenberg (Professor of Music and Philosophy, New Jersey Institute of Technology),

 Hugh Haughton (Professor of English, University of York), 

W. Tecumseh Fitch (Professor of Cognitive Biology, University of Vienna), 

Stephanie Kuduk Weiner (Professor of English, Wesleyan University), 

Johan J. Bolhuis (Professor of Cognitive Neurobiology, University of Cambridge), 

Elizabeth von Arnim and Katherine Mansfield – Literary Connections, Friendships and Influence

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 12:03pm
Katherine Mansfield Society /International Elizabeth von Arnim Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Conference: 19 & 20 July 2017 at the Huntington Library,
San Marino, California

Elizabeth von Arnim and Katherine Mansfield – Literary Connections, Friendships and Influence

Keynote Speakers:
Professor Emerita Bonnie Kime Scott
(San Diego State University)
Professor Christine Froula
(Northwestern University)

This conference is the first joint venture of the Katherine Mansfield Society and the International Elizabeth von Arnim Society

Papers may include but are not limited to the following topics:

ALA 2017 Melville Society Panel: Melville and Literary Influence: Reframing Tradition

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:02am
David Greven/The Melville Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 6, 2017

Paper proposals solicited for The Melville Society ALA panel "Melville and Literary Influence: Reframing Tradition" at the next American Literature Association meeting (May 25-28, Boston). Emboldened by the innovative new work being done on the question of literary influence and intertextuality, this panel seeks papers that explore both Herman Melville's engagements with other writers and texts and the dynamics of influence and intertextual practice. While Melville's engagements with English literary tradition will no doubt be a central topic, the panel is open to the fullest range of possible topics related to these questions.

Victorian Popular Fiction Society STUDY DAY: Victorian Collaborations

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 6:29am
Victorian Popular Fiction Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 20, 2017


Victorian Popular Fiction Association Study Day

Victorian Popular Collaborations

Saturday 22 April 2017, 10am - 5pm

Manchester Metropolitan University, Cheshire Campus

Keynote: Patricia Pulham, Reader in Victorian Literature, University of Portsmouth.

Roundtable: ‘Teaching Victorian Popular Collaboration’ led by Study Day Organisers Kirsty Bunting, MMU, and Janine Hatter, Hull.


"Collaboration is one of the literary features of our age, and at the present rate of progression there seems to be some prospect of it attaining alarming proportions in the future"