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Should we talk about the weather?: Theoretical Approaches to Race and Conversation

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:07am
John Garrett Bridger Gilmore / UC Irvine
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Accepting abstracts for participants in panel described below for 2017 ASA Annual Meeting, Chicago, Il Nov. 9-12

Please include:

300 word paper abstract

1 page CV

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Should we talk about the weather?: Theoretical Approaches to Race and Conversation

Ruins: 2017 Media Fields Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:07am
University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Film and Media Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Ruins: 2017 Media Fields Conference
University of California, Santa Barbara
April 6-7, 2017
Submission deadline: January 15, 2017

Keynote speakers: Marwan Kraidy (Anthony Shadid Chair of Global Media, Politics, and Culture and Professor of Communication, University of Pennsylvania) and Rahul Mukherjee (Dick Wolf Assistant Professor of Cinema and New Media Studies, University of Pennsylvania) 

 

The Media Fields Editorial Collective at the UCSB Department of Film & Media Studies is seeking proposals for its upcoming biennial conference. We are soliciting papers that address this year’s theme, Ruins:

The Latina/o Literature Society of the American Literature Association

updated: 
Monday, January 9, 2017 - 11:20am
The Latina/o Literature Society of the American Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Call for Papers: 

The Latina/o Literature & Culture Society

of the American Literature Association
28th Annual Conference: May 25-28, 2017 

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

 

Deadline: January 15, 2017

 

[Final Deadline!] Undisciplined Readings: Rethinking Practices and Methods

updated: 
Monday, December 12, 2016 - 10:59am
Department of Comparative Literature, University of Michigan
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2016

***Call for Papers***

 

Undisciplined Readings: Rethinking Practices and Methods

21st Annual CLIFF Graduate Conference

March 17-18th, 2017

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Keynote: Professor Ilya Kaminsky

 

Submission deadline: December 20th, 2016

 

Reading practices, in many ways, form the basis of our discipline. However, we often take them for granted, or remain unreflective about their consequences. Whether it is our close reading methodology or more broadly the perspective we adopt, ways of reading require renewed attention and scrutiny.

 

Updated: Call for Proposals—Class is all Around You

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:08am
Editors: John F. Lavelle, Ph.D. and Debbie Lelekis, Ph.D.
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 1, 2017

Class is all Around You: Exploring Class, Identity, and Ideology in American Literature

Editors:  John F. Lavelle, Ph.D. and Debbie Lelekis, Ph.D.

 

EPIZOOTICS! Issue Two Call for Submissions

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:08am
EPIZOOTICS! Literary Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Call For Submissions: ISSUE #2

 

Submissions for EPIZOOTICS! #2 are now being accepted for publication in
early 2017. We invite submissions of literary criticism, poetry, microfiction, artwork, photography, translations and interviews.

In particular, we would like to develop a forum for questions concerning the anthropocene, the post-human, the ecocritical, the phenomenological, the spatial, the philosophical, the contemporary and the migratory. There is no set theme. However, we are looking for experimental, philosophical, contemporary and risk-taking material.

General Submission Guidelines

DEADLINE EXTENDED: "The In-Between" - Central Illinois Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference 2017

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:08am
Society of English Graduate Students at Illinois State University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 16, 2016

The First Annual Central Illinois Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference is hosted by the Society of English Graduate Scholars at Illinois State University in Normal, IL and currently accepting presentation proposals. This year’s conference theme is the exploration of “the in-between” from diverse and varied scholarly perspectives.

Rhetoric Society of Europe

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:08am
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2016

I am looking for 3-4 proposals for a conference panel for the Rhetoric Society of Europe Conference in Norwich, U.K., July 3rd-5th, 2017. The conference call for proposal is here: http://eusorhet.eu/fileadm…/www.eusorhet.eu/RSE_2017_CFP.pdf

Panel Theme: Affect Theory/Pathos and Rhetorical Persuasion

Scholars who study rhetorical persuasion have recognized that the acceptance of a message often rests on the unconscious affective resonance of the message. Persuasive communication relies heavily on capturing people’s unconscious desires, thus shaping people’s perception of reality.

Ian Hamilton Finlay: Little Fields, Long Horizons:

updated: 
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 7:46am
Greg Thomas / Edinburgh University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 10, 2017

University of Edinburgh 13-14 July 2017, with an associated event at Little Sparta, 15 July.

Supported by the British Academy.

Registration for the symposium is now open. For further event details, and to register, visit our symposium website

'Division and Connection' The Edinburgh Undergraduate Literature Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 8:20am
The Edinburgh Undergraduate Literature Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

UPDATE: Extended Deadline for Essays now 27th December. Extended Deadline for Abstracts 3rd January 2017.

 

Call for Papers

The Third Annual Edinburgh Undergraduate Literature Conference, 2017: Division and Connection

Department of English Literature
The University of Edinburgh
50 George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9JU
Scotland

Monday 20th February, 2017

 

Indeterminacy: un\knowing a body in space

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:55pm
CSPT Students - University of Victoria
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 10, 2017

Cultural, Social, and Political Thought Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

University of Victoria – Coast Salish and Straits Salish Territories

May 5th to 7th

 

Do I dare

Disturb the universe?

In a minute there is time

For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.

—T. S. Eliot, “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock”

 

The Cultural, Social, and Political Thought (CSPT) program at the University of Victoria (UVic) is pleased to announce its annual interdisciplinary graduate student conference, Indeterminacy: un\knowing a body in space.

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Toxic/City

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:55pm
Western University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017

EXTENDED DEADLINE! New deadline is January 12, 2017.

 

Toxic/cities 

19th Annual Graduate Student Conference

March 2-4, 2017

Western University, London, Ontario, Canada

Deadline for submission of abstracts: January 12, 2017

Keynote Speakers: Dr. Andrew Culp (University of Texas, Dallas) and Dr. Nandita Mellamphy (Western University)

 

Presented by the Graduate Programs in Comparative Literature, Hispanic Studies, and Theory & Criticism

Western University invites you to take up the topic: Toxic/cities

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