Call for Papers
Call for Papers
CFP deadline June 10, 2016: “Beyond the museum - representations of visual art in film and literary narratives.” PAMLA, Pasadena, CA Nov. 11-13, 2016
How are visual works of art represented in narrative? What problematics are developed around the work of art? What critical and theoretical discourses are sparked by its presence? This panel welcomes papers examining narratives about visual art or artist narratives in which the work of art plays a prominent role.
Sponsored by the University of Denver and the Colorado Analytic Forum of the Lacanian Field in Co-operation with the Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory
“We are all proletarians”, Jacques Lacan during an interview, referring to the way in which the discourse of capitalism has dominated theoretical discussions in the West for almost two centuries now.
Call for Papers: PAMLA 2016 Postcolonial Literatures
We invite paper submissions for Postcolonial Literatures, a standing session of the annual Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association conference. The 2016 PAMLA Conference will be held at the Westin Pasadena from Friday, November 11 to Sunday, November 13. The session is being organized and chaired by Weihsin Gui from UC Riverside.
The frontier emerged as an important critical concept for an understanding of American history over a hundred years ago, and its status has changed from a celebrated catchphrase to explain away the perplexities of American identity, through an F-word not tolerated in the progressive circles, leading finally to a rehabilitated, more inclusive use.
Förderpreis: Walter Benjamin Nachwuchs-Workshop /
Funding Opportunity: Walter Benjamin Workshop for Younger Scholars
der International Walter Benjamin Society,
dem Walter Benjamin Archiv
und dem Zentrum für Literatur- und Kulturforschung
The Caribbean Digital III
a Small Axe Project event
Call for Submissions: The Power of Hip Hop
A one-day seminar on the role of hip hop in affecting positive social change
Papers from academics, practitioners and postgraduate students encouraged
Organisation Website: www.inplaceofwar.net
Jews and Muslims in the Cathedral. European Commission-funded endeavor integrates everyday citizens into deciphering medieval manuscripts to better understand Jewish, Christian, and Islamic interrelations in Spain.
MADRID, SPAIN, 23 April 2016 – Deciphering Secrets Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS) are democratizing scholarly research by mobilizing the public to transcribe vellum and paper manuscripts from Spain’s cathedral and municipal archives.
The University of Rochester, in cooperation with the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, is sponsoring a two-day conference on Older Scots Literature and Culture. Seventeen scholars, from the UK, EU, Canada and the US, will present cutting-edge research in a series of plenary panels. The event is free and open to all, from specialists to those in the general public who simply love Scots poetry and culture. We hope that you can join us!