While scholars of Early America are often careful to avoid anachronism, we are living in a moment of profound contemporary connections with communication networks of the past. In the Age of Revolutions, the creation and dissemination of information cultivated and complicated shifts in political ideology, commercial practices, and imperial infrastructure. Questions of access in these networks, of who can create information, who can circulate and commodify it, and on what terms, directly intersects with ongoing explorations of textual transformation in digital studies.
The Department of Jewish Thought at Bar Ilan University will host the 2nd Annual Conference of the IASR. This year's conference will focus on Sacred Scriptures – Their Nature and Their Place in Religions, and will take place during 11-12 March 2018.
CFP: Special Issue of Refractory-Stranger Things
Constructing Experience: Narrative Innovations Across Time and Media
March 23-24, 2018
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Keynote: Robyn Warhol (Ohio State University)
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 31, 2017
2018 DSGS Conference Call for Papers:
Writing in the South Round Table
March 22-24, 2018
The University of Louisiana-Lafayette, Lafayette, LA
The 2018 Deep South in the Global South Conference is pleased to announce the first annual
Writing in the South Round Table, which will be held at this year’s conference!
South Texas College’s publication Interstice is looking for Hispanic and Latino book reviews to incorporate in their upcoming 14th volume. Submissions are accepted by January 15, 2018.
The review must adhere to the following criteria.
A friendly reminder that the workshop's deadline is this Friday, Dec 1st.
CFP: The Love That Speaks Its Name: Advertising Film (New York, NY; April 11, 2018)
International Conference on Interrogating Disability Studies: Literature, Culture, Performance
Though the roots of neglect and discrimination against persons with disabilities can be historically traced, the voices of this critical segment of society have largely remained unproblemitized in academic discourses. The traditional medical and welfare-based approaches have often overlooked the significant impact of disability on the socio-cultural and psychological lives of persons with disabilities both as individuals and groups. Further, till recently, most academic discussions relating to disability paradigms have tended to revolve around legal provisions, support systems etc.
The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World welcomes proposals for two sessions at the next meeting of the American Literature Association. The conference will be held May 24-27, 2018 in San Francisco, CA.
The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies, housed at Collin College, a two-year institution serving Collin County, is pleased to announce a one-day Working-Class Studies conference for interested scholars and students. The conference will take place on Thursday, March 22, 2018, and will consist of panels in a range of disciplines and on a variety of issues related to social class and labor issues, both historical and contemporary. The keynote speaker will be noted scholar Dr. Victoria E.
2018 Conference of the Austrian Studies Association
AUSTRIA AND THE EAST/ ÖSTERREICH UND DER OSTEN
May 30-June 1, 2018
University of Vermont, Burlington VT
CALL FOR PAPERS
The 2018 Conference of the Austrian Studies Association will focus in Austrian’s rich and complex relationship with the East throughout its history.
The International Scientific Conference SGEM Vienna 2018 is organized as an extended sessions of the SGEM International Scientific Conferences on SOCIAL SCIENCES and ARTS.
The event will be held in the biggest and most historically rich HOFBURG Imperial Palace, Vienna, Austria in the period of 19-22 March, 2018.
Abstract Deadline: 10 February 2018
Full Paper Deadline: 20 February, 2018
4th International Conference on New Trends in English Language Teaching and Testing
Dubai, 25 March 2018
Professors, lecturers, teachers, MA Students, PhD Candidates, researchers, practitioners, and experts in the field of English Language Teaching (ELT), TEFL, and Applied Linguistics are cordially invited to submit papers to the International Conference on New Trends in English Language Teaching and Testing that will take place in Dubai, UAE, on 25 March 2018.
- Professor Rod Ellis
- Associate Professor Sadiq Midraj
Fraud and Forgery in Literature of the Long Nineteenth Century
22-23 June 2018
Aarhus University, Denmark
Dr. James Taylor, Lancaster University:
CFP: Modernism and Empathy
An International and Interdisciplinary Conference
The Education University of Hong Kong
15-16 June 2018
Professor Derek Matravers (The Open University)
Professor Patrick C. Hogan (University of Connecticut)