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Theater/Performance Studies Panel at El Mundo Zurdo/Gloria Anzaldúa Conference (May 27-30, 2014)

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 6:07pm
Society for the Study of Gloria Anzaldúa

Theater and Performance Studies Panel

El Mundo Zurdo 2015: Memoria y Conocimiento, Interdisciplinary Anzaldúan Studies--Archive, Legacy, and Thought
May 27-30, 2014
Austin, Texas

I am seeking collaborators for a panel focusing on Theater and Performance Studies at the 2015 Gloria Anzaldúa Conference. Papers may explore theater and performance through an Anzaldúan lens and/or study Anzaldúa's work (the archive) as theater/performance. Innovative approaches to the intersections of Anzaldúa's work and theater/peformance are especially welcome.

Call for Creative & Scholarly Writing

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:08pm
Kudzu House Quarterly

Kudzu House Quarterly (formerly Kudzu Review), an independent journal of ecology, is seeking chapbooks (Aug. 1), scholarship (Sept. 1), and general creative writing (Sept. 1), for its upcoming issues. Submissions for our winter issue close at the end of the month! Our focus is ecological southern writing. We are always looking for books to review and contributed reviews of ecocritical scholarship and ecological creative writing. We are open to hybrid-genre work, especially for the blog. Queries to editor@kudzuhouse.org.

Composition and Rhetoric at CEA 2015, (11/1/2014, 3/26-28/2015)

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 4:03pm
College English Association

Call for Papers, CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS

46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, One South Capital Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana, 46204, Phone (317)-632-1234; Fax (317) 616-6299

Special Topics: Composition and Rhetoric

NANO: New American Notes Online, Special Issue--Corporations and Culture [Submission Deadline January 1 2015]

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 3:34pm
NANO: New American Notes Online

NANO: New American Notes Online
Special Issue: Corporations and Culture

Power, in Case's world, meant corporate power. The zaibatsus, the multinationals that shape the course of human history, had transcended old barriers. Viewed as organisms, they had attained a kind of immortality. You couldn't kill a zaibatsu by assassinating a dozen key executives; there were others waiting to step up the ladder, assume the vacated position, access the vast banks of corporate memory. —William Gibson, Neuromancer (1984)

Comparative Ideology and Adaptation

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:56am
European Network for Comparative Literary Studies

ENCLS-CLAI Congress – Ireland 24-28 August 2015
Call for proposals for a panel on: Comparative Ideology and Adaptation

CFP: Edited Collection on Book Clubs **proposal deadline extended to Oct. 1, 2014

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:33am
Julie Tyler, Ph.D.

I am seeking proposals for essays to be included in an edited collection on book clubs and reading communities. Contemporary book clubs are an ubiquitous socio-cultural phenomenon worldwide, having evolved from eighteenth- and nineteenth-century salons and literary societies. There is currently a growing body of scholarship on these groups, including but not limited to work by Cecelia Farr and Jaime Harker's The Oprah Affect: Critical Essays on Oprah's Book Club, Elizabeth Long's Book Clubs: Women and the Uses of Reading in Everyday Life, and Heather Murray's Come, bright improvement!: The Literary Societies of Nineteenth-Century Ontario.

[UPDATE] "Thinking Through Deleuze: Nomadic Subjects, Global Citizenship and Posthumanism" February 6-8, 2015

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:25am
Brock University

Call for Papers

"Thinking Through Deleuze: Nomadic Subjects, Global Citizenship and Posthumanism" Brock University, Canada
February 6th to 8th, 2015.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Rosi Braidotti - Distinguished University Professor and founding Director of the Centre for the Humanities at Utrecht University.

Cesare Casarino - Chair of the Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Minnesota.

Steven Shaviro - DeRoy Professor of English at Wayne State University.

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[UPDATE] Critical University Studies after the Adjunct Issue - ACLA 2015 Seminar Proposal Seattle (March 26-29, 2015)

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 10:55am
Ian Butcher, Duquesne University

With the increased prominence of movements like the New Faculty Majority and the MLA Subconference, along with the sensational cases of Margaret Mary Vojtko and Mary-Faith Cerasoli, criticism on the social, political, and economic factors which shape the processes of higher education has emerged as an urgent and vital component of the contemporary humanities. A growing body of scholarship has placed labour issues, student debt, the job market, education funding, and resource allocation among the fundamental elements which condition the production and distribution of knowledge in not just the humanities, but the university as a whole. This seminar seeks to contribute to this field by considering a number of questions:

UPDATE: Otherness and Transgression in Celebrity and Fan Cultures - DEADLINE Aug 22, 2014

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 9:27am
Aarhus University - Cultural Transformations Research Group

CALL FOR PAPERS DEADLINE: AUGUST 22, 2014
LOCATION: AARHUS UNIVERSITY, DENMARK.

Conference Dates: November 21-22, 2014
Keynote Speaker: Matt Hills

Otherness and Transgression in Celebrity and Fan Cultures Conference to take place November 21-22, 2014.
Hosted by the Cultural Transformations Research Group, Aarhus University.

Keynote speaker:
Matt Hills, Aberystwyth University –
"Fans as Celebrities, Celebrities as Fans: The Rise of an Affective Economy?"

15/09/2014

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 6:28am
Academic Journal of English Language

Academic Journal of English Language (AJOEL)
Call For Papers
Date of Publication: September, 2014
http://www.wjoaa.org/journals/?jid=F033
Dear Eminent Research Scholars;

Call for papers EJES September issue 2014

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 4:19am
European Scientific Institute

Distinguished Colleagues,

The "European Journal of Educational Sciences" (EJES) is a peer reviewed journal which accepts high quality research articles. It is a quarterly journal published at the end of March, June, September and December and is available to all researchers who are interested in publishing their scientific achievements.

We welcome submissions focusing on theories, methods and applications in educational sciences, both articles and book reviews. All articles must be in English.

Regular biannual publications of the EJES are uploaded on our website. Moreover, EJES mails a printed copies of the journal to the authors of the papers included in each respective edition.

Sincerely,