Langston Hughes Society Panels at the American Literature Association Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 5, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Literature

CFP: Langston Hughes Society Panels at the American Literature Association Conference

May 24-27, 2018 | Hyatt Regency San Francisco

The Langston Hughes Society is pleased to invite proposals for the following two panels to be held at the 2018 American Literature Association (ALA) Conference in San Francisco, CA. Though we welcome papers on the themes below, we also strongly encourage submissions on any topic related to Langston Hughes and his contemporaries.

I. “Hold[ing] Fast to Dreams”: Tracing the Literary Legacy of Langston Hughes

Call for Proposals: 2018 Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
December 22, 2017
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies

Borders and Borderlands

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies

April 6-8, 2018

Bowling Green State University Bowling Green, Ohio 

Extended Call for Papers: Prejudice and Expertise-Discrimination in the West, 1850-2000

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 6, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, Sexuality Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Ethnic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

Featured Speakers: Sadiah Qureshi (University of Birmingham), Melissa Stein (University of Kentucky), Roberta Bivens (University of Warwick)

The first decades of the 21st century have seen the reemergence of prejudice as a factor in European and North American politics and society. Events ranging from the rise of the far-right in France and Germany to Brexit and the election of Donald Trump have been ascribed by a range of commentators to political discontent in part motivated by racial and religious prejudice, misogyny, and xenophobia.

Call for Papers: 2nd Annual Society of Global Scholars Conference: Alter-Globalizations -- Deadline Extension Nov 30th

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Indigenous Studies, Humanities, Ethnic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

Alter-Globalization: Another World is [still] Possible

'Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her

breathing.' - Arundhati Roy

 

Call for Papers for Multi Ethnic Literature of the United States (MELUS) Special Edition: New Directions in Irish American Literature and Culture

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Literature

 Call for Papers for Multi Ethnic Literature of the United States Special Issue:

New Directions in Irish American Literature and Culture

Guest Editor: James Byrne

Deadline for Submissions: 15 April 2018

Anticipated Publication: 2019

 

Coming to Terms with the Past: The Politics of Reconciliation and Beyond (special issue of Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Studia Territorialia)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 20, 2018
Location: 
Czech Republic
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Native American History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, European History / Studies

The journal Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Studia Territorialia invites authors to submit articles for its 2018 special issue entitled “Coming to Terms with the Past: The Politics of Reconciliation and Beyond.”

Call for Contributors for December 2017 Issue on “Holiday and Family”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 20, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Intellectual History, Religious Studies and Theology, Popular Culture Studies

The Activist History Review invites proposals that consider the relationship between holidays, family, and community for our December issue.

Text, Paratext and Context in African Autobiography

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 3, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Oral History

In this thematic stream we will focus on text, paratext and context in autobiographical
narratives from Africa. We welcome paper proposals that deal with African autobiographical
narrative in whatever form – published, online, oral –, and in principle from any discipline or
from an interdisciplinary perspective.
Organisers: Tom Odhiambo (tom.odhiambo@uonbi.ac.ke); Godwin Siundu

Book launch: Antisemitism and Islamophobia in Europe. A Shared Story?

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 10, 2017
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies

 

 

BOOK LAUNCH

James Renton and Benjamin Gidley (eds).

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