Zeteo, an interdisciplinary online journal for generalists, is ever interested in articles, essays, and briefer comments that call attention to old or new texts, art, music, etc., that the public and its culture mavens are ignoring. We prize, too, pieces that reflect a writer’s active and enthusiastic engagement with reading, be it of graffiti, classics, websites, scholarly work. Queries are welcome.
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Annual Conference
Thursday-Sunday, 4-7 October 2018
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis
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Call For Papers: ART AND MEDIUM(S) IN CONTEMPORARY HISTORY OF ART
VIII Art History Symposium
Art History Department at Universidad de Los Andes
Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, October 24th – 26th, 2018
Deadline: Jun 30, 2018
Carol Armstrong (Yale University)
Andrew Uroskie (Stony Brook University)
To recognize outstanding research by emerging scholars, the Waterloo Centre for German Studies has instituted an annual book prize. Any scholarly monograph by a first-time author that contributes to our understanding of any aspect of the German-speaking world and was published in English anywhere (or in French by a Canadian-based publisher) in 2017 is eligible. The winner will receive CAD $2,000 and an invitation to give a presentation on their work.
Children and Spirituality
The Italian American Review is looking for a review editor (volunteer position) for film and digital media.
The film and digital media review editor researches potential documentary (not feature) films and websites for assessment, engages potential reviewers, arranges the reviews, and does initial edits, while serving as the main point of contact between reviewers and the IAR editorial staff. This editor should be familiar with current issues concerning Italian American studies and should have published works on the topic of film.
Women Warriors and Popular Culture: Representations across Time and Space
Panel Proposed for the Fantastic (Fantasy, Horror, and Science Fiction) Area
Prophecy and Future-telling in Tolkien and Related Authors