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"Popular Print Culture"

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Papers are invited for the SHARP affiliate session at the 2017 South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) Convention. Potential topics include print culture, history of the book, authorship, publishing history, ephemera, illustration, publishers’ archives, production, circulation, and reception. Papers addressing this year’s convention theme,“High Art/Low Art Borders and Boundaries in Popular Culture,” are especially welcome. What connections can be made between print culture/book history and the diverse world of popular culture? How has print culture reflected popular taste from the early modern world to the present? 

Possible topics include:

Genre fiction

Sensation fiction

Science fiction

Gothic

The Pre-Raphaelites and Antiquity

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:01pm
De Gruyter / Open Cultural Studies journal
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

Editor: Dr Richard Warren (Royal Holloway, University of London).

War, Disability and Embodiment

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:01pm
North American Conference on British Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 24, 2017

War, Disability, and Embodiment

NACBS 2017

November 3-5 2017 Denver, Colorado

War, Disability, and Embodiment

updated: 
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:04pm
North American Conference on British Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 24, 2017

War, Disability, and Embodiment

 

NACBS 2017

November 3-5 2017

Denver, Colorado

 

VPFA 9th Annual Conference Travel, Translation and Communication

updated: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:56am
Victorian Popular Fiction Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 15, 2017

  Travel, Translation and Communication 19th-21st July 2017
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London

Keynote Speakers:
Anne-Marie Beller (Loughborough)
Mary Hammond (Southampton)
Catherine Wynne (Hull)

 Exhibition:
‘Picturing The Mass Market: Popular Late Victorian Periodicals’ Curated by John Spiers

 Reading Group:
‘Travels of the Mind and Body’ Hosted by Chloé Holland and Anne-Louise Russell

Call for Papers

Space and place in Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture

updated: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 11:08am
Lancaster University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Space and place in Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture

 

Keynote Speaker: Dr Marie-Luise Kohlke (Swansea University)

 

Friday June 23, 2017, Lancaster University

 

This conference responds to the genre of neo-Victorianism from the perspective of space and place. It aims to probe how a focus on space and place can enhance our understanding of the contemporary engagement with the Victorian past.

 

Austen and Deleuze

updated: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 11:28am
Rhizomes
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 15, 2017

2017 is the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death. Austen has become one of the most discussed and beloved literary figures; indeed, her status as one of our most beloved literary figures has often influenced the ways in which her life and works are discussed within critical circles.

Beyond the Ruin: Investigating the Fragment in English Studies

updated: 
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 10:13am
Department of English Language and Literature, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

10th International Conference of the Hellenic Association for the Study of English (HASE)

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Department of English Language and Literature

23-25 November 2017

 

“Beyond the Ruin: Investigating the Fragment in English Studies”

 

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Apostolos Lampropoulos,  Université Bordeaux-Montaigne

Carl Lavery, University of Glasgow

From Queen Anne to Queen Victoria. Readings in 18th and 19th century British Literature and Culture

updated: 
Monday, January 9, 2017 - 12:33pm
Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

 

From Queen Anne to Queen Victoria is a biennial conference organised by the Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw (Poland). The title highlights the time span that is covered, and provides a framework for the highly varied perceptions that contribute to a picture of the great themes that link the 18th and 19th centuries.

The sixth conference will take place on 27-29 September 2017.

Our keynote speakers are:

Ann Heilmann (Cardiff University),

Jarlath Killeen (Trinity College Dublin),

Paddy Lyons (University of Glasgow).

 

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