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Affective Possibilities of Post/Decolonial Eco-literature

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Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 11:21am
Valerie Fryer-Davis
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2022

As more climate doomsday predictions continue to surface from scientists, journalists, and scholars, the fight to combat global climate collapse can sometimes feel hopeless—petrified by the saturation of negative affects in literary, theoretical, and cultural production. While continuing with neoliberal business-as-usual is untenable, scholars have begun to recognize that doom and gloom predictions alone actually make individuals less likely to act.

Chapters for The Poetics of Grief and Melancholy in East-West Conflicts and Reconciliations

updated: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 11:20am
Dr Kelly Chan
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 9, 2022

Chapters for The Poetics of Grief and Melancholy in East-West Conflicts and Reconciliations

We are inviting chapter proposals for the edited book The Poetics of Grief and Melancholy in East-West Conflicts and Reconciliations. It is a collection of academic essays that examines the representation, aesthetics, dilemma and/or dichotomy of the notions of grief and melancholy in East-West exchanges and cultural dialogues. Contributors can explore the topic in the dimensions of individual behaviors under specific social norms and cultural products such as literature, film, music, art, theatre performance and any other forms of arts/genres etc.

Teaching American Literature: A Journal of Theory and Practice (TALTP) Winter 2022

updated: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 11:22am
Patricia Bostian / Central Piedmont Community College
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

The online peer-reviewed journal Teaching American Literature: A Journal of Theory and Practice (TALTP) is seeking articles for its Winter 2022 issue. Deadline for article submission is November 15. Visit the web site at 

https://www.cpcc.edu/teaching-american-literature-journal-theory-and-practice

for submission guidelines and send manuscripts to Patricia Bostian at Patricia.Bostian@cpcc.edu.

International Conference on Anglo-Portuguese Studies III: A Tribute to Professor Maria Leonor Machado de Sousa, OBE (1932-2021)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 11:21am
International Conference on Anglo-Portuguese Studies III, CDETAPS, Universidade Nova
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 15, 2022

International Conference onAnglo-Portuguese Studies III: a tribute to Professor Maria Leonor Machado de Sousa, OBE (1932-2021)

Venue: Faculdade de Ciências Sociais eHumanas
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Campus de Campolide

Lisbon, Portugal, 24-26 November 2022

CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies) is pleased to announce its 3rd International ConferenceonAnglo-Portuguese Studies, a 3-day conference on topics related to Anglo-Portuguese historical, literary and cultural relations. We also welcome papers on Luso-American exchanges, Anglo-Iberian relations and papers that make comparisons and connections between Portuguese- speakingand Anglophone countries.

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Thinking Gender 2023, "Transforming Research: Feminist Methods for Times of Crisis and Possibility"

updated: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 11:09am
UCLA Center for the Study of Women | Barbra Streisand Center
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 23, 2022

 UCLA Center for the Study of Women | Barbra Streisand Center PresentsTHINKING GENDER 2023
TRANSFORMING RESEARCH:
FEMINIST METHODS FOR TIMES OF CRISIS AND POSSIBILITY
Thursday, February 23, 2023 (Virtual) and
Friday, February 24, 2023 (In Person)
UCLA
 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
Submission deadline: October 23, 2022, at 11:59PM PDT

Archives of the Planetary Mine: Culture, Nature Extraction, and Energy Across the Americas, 1900s-2000s

updated: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 11:19am
Stockholm University / KTH, Royal Institute of Technology
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, September 15, 2022

With the turn towards extractivism and energy as objects for critical inquiry, minerals and fossil fuels have become crucial additions to categories of cultural, political, and materialist analyses. The international workshop Archives of the Planetary Mine will explore the intersections between culture, materiality, politics, energy consumption, and extractivism across the Americas, throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Its purpose is to address the geohistorical magnitudes of energy consumption and critical engagements with the logic of extraction as a condition of possibility for cultural production.