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Recent Content

CFP (Edited Volume): Queer / Adaptation (1/15/17; 9/01/17)

Submissions are sought for a collection of essays tentatively titled Queer / Adaptation.

Please send inquiries and proposals of 300-400 words to Pamela Demory (phdemory@ucdavis.edu) by January 15, 2017. Full articles of approximately 5000 words are due September 1, 2017.

This collection of essays will illuminate the intersection of queer and adaptation.

Canadian Society for the Study of Rhetoric (CSSR / SCÉR) 2017 Call for proposals

The Canadian Society for the Study of Rhetoric (CSSR / SCÉR) invites scholars and students to submit proposals for presentations in English or French. Our next annual conference will be held at the Canadian Federation of Social Sciences and Humanities’ Congress 2017 (www.congress2017.ca) at Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada, May 30 – June 1, 2017.

CFP: UConn Conference on the Teaching of Writing – Humility and Conviction

Dear colleagues,

Please forgive any crossposting.

The University of Connecticut will host its Twelfth Annual Conference on the Teaching of Writing on Friday, April 7, 2017. Our (suddenly very timely) theme for this year is “Humility and Conviction,” and we’re honored to have John Duffy as our keynote speaker.