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Essays on Found Footage Horror Films in the 21st Century

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 7:52pm
Jackson Cooper
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

deadline for submissions:

March 1 (Abstract)

September 20, 2017 (Final Draft)


Jackson Cooper/ Film Researcher; Author: Carnival of Souls (Devil’s Advocates, Auteur Press UK, 2017) 

From the earliest example of mockumentary horror filmmaking with Cannibal Holocaust, found footage has become a trope du jour in the horror film genre. FF films are found in a variety of mediums: feature length films, shorts, and web series. According to the site FoundFootageCritic.com, the sub genre's narrative structure can be identified into four categories:

Shakespeare 401: What's Next?

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 - 10:00am
Shakespearean Theatre Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

2nd Call for Papers
2017 Shakespearean Theatre Conference:
“Shakespeare 401: What’s Next?”


DUE DATE EXTENSION Chiasma Issue Four: Science, Materialism, and Continental Thought

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 3:18pm
Chiasma: A Site for Thought
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Continental philosophy and science have a complex and tumultuous relationship. At turns oppositional and complementary, their discourse has been marked by mutual incomprehension and distrust, often leading to a general lack of interest. But with the recent appearance of the so-called New Materialisms – the materialist Deleuzianism of Manuel DeLanda, the Speculative Realism of Quentin Meillassoux, Ray Brassier, and Graham Harman, the “neuro-turn” of Catherine Malabou, Donna Haraway’s animal studies, the actor-network theory of Bruno Latour – there has been a renaissance of science studies in continental thought.

Feminist Spaces Vol. 3, Issue 2 (Spring/Summer 2017)

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 3:18pm
Feminist Spaces Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 12, 2017

Feminist Spaces is now accepting general submissions for its sixth 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:

·         Topics regarding feminist theory, practice, and politics

·         History and analysis of feminist movements

·         Research and historiography of individual women

FINAL REMINDER: Ted Hughes & Place

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:08pm
Ted Hughes Network, University of Huddersfield
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 31, 2016



CFP: Ted Hughes & Place


A conference organised by the Ted Hughes Network at the University of Huddersfield, in partnership with the Ted Hughes Society


Thursday 15th and Friday 16th June 2017


Heritage Quay, University of Huddersfield





POVs - Perspectives on Creative Writing from Outside the Field

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:37pm
Journal of Creative Writing Studies/Creative Writing Studies Organization
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Submission deadline: Currently ongoing until full

Creative writing found a home in universities in the United States in the early part of the twentieth century and grew in popularity in the postwar era. Hundreds of creative writing programs now exist across the nation, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as writers earn any one of a number of degrees: BAs, BFAs, MAs, MFAs, and Ph.Ds.

Romantic Afterlives and Second Selves (NASSR, Ottawa, August 10-13, 2017)

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:05pm
North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 6, 2017

Romantic Afterlives and Second Selves

(NASSR, Ottawa, August 10-13, 2017)  

This session will address Romantic afterlives—confluences, continuations, extensions, engagements, influences, intertexts, legacies, reactions, subversions, transformations, transmogrifications, treatments, and re-workings of Romantic writers and artists following their deaths. 

Comics and Monsters (CSSC, May 11-12, Toronto)

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:06pm
Canadian Society for the Study of Comics
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Comics and Monsters—Monsters and Comics
Canadian Society for the Study of Comics (May 11-12, Toronto)

Animation and Memory

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 11:04pm
Radboud University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Animation and Memory

International Conference at Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 22-23 June 2017

Confirmed keynote speakers

  • Professor Suzanne Buchan, Middlesex University London
  • Dr. Annabelle Honess Roe, University of Surrey

Invited artist

  • Ülo Pikkov, animator and PhD candidate at the Estonian Academy of Arts

Call for Papers