Reflections on Writing: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Writing at Ashoka University, Sonepat, India

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 27, 2018 to April 28, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Sociology, South Asian History / Studies, Anthropology, Literature
 

Reflections on Writing

CFP: Internationales Warburg-Kolleg 2018: Politische Emotionen in den Künsten, 15.-18.10.2018, Warburg-Haus Hamburg / Warburg International Seminar 2018: Political Emotions in the Arts, 15.-18.10.2018, Warburg-Haus Hamburg

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 31, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Internationales Warburg-Kolleg 2018: Politische Emotionen in den Künsten

Philipp Ekardt, Frank Fehrenbach, Cornelia Zumbusch

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Xavier Review Special Issue on Writings of Jesmyn Ward

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies, American History / Studies

Call of Essay Proposals on the Writings of Jesmyn Ward

Special Issue of the Xavier Review

In August 2017, Ron Charles, editor of Book World wrote in The Washington Post:

MLA 2019: Translation and Adaptation in Comics and Graphic Novels

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 31, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

The field of comics studies is relatively young, but is quickly growing.  To that end, this panel discusses the translation and adaptation of comics and other graphic narratives with an emphasis on transnational and digital contexts.  What is the ultimate goal of bringing a comic into a new cultural context or new medium?  What is the value of fidelity in translations and adaptations, and what efforts are undertaken to retain the meaning of the source text?

Possible topics include, but are not limited to...

De/Constructing Masculinities? Critical Explorations into Affect, Intersectionality, and the Body

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Dance and History of Dance, Literature, Sexuality Studies

This conference seeks to explore and explicate the critical potential that theories of affect, intersectionality, and the body hold in store for the study of masculinities.

Call for Essays on Aging and Ageism

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2018
Location: 
Hungary
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Demographic History / Studies

Scholars and Ph.D. students in literary, theatre, and performance studies are invited to offer abstracts of prospective papers for a special block of essays Negotiating Aging and Ageism in English-speaking Literatures, Theatre and Performance Arts to be published in the Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies (HJEAS), an MLA indexed, JSTOR archived, and ProQuest-available journal of the Institute of English and American Studies at the University of Debrecen, Hungary. Publication is planned for 2019-2020.

CALLALOO Call for Papers: Misperformance: Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 23, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

CALLALOO CALL FOR PAPERS

Misperformance

Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora

 

Callaloo invites papers for a special issue on “Misperformance: Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora” guest edited by Jason Allen-Paisant (University of Leeds, United Kingdom).

 

Victorian/Edwardian Adventure Fiction and Social Change

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 11, 2018
Location: 
Alabama, United States
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Literature, Teaching and Learning, Childhood and Education, British History / Studies

This panel for the South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) Conference welcomes submissions that explore how popular adventure fiction/boy’s books of the long nineteenth century were used as agents of social change. While often viewed as works for adolescents, such novels played subversive roles in dismantling traditional ideas and establishing new cultural norms. We are especially interested in papers that explore novels set in locations outside the colonial center that worked to challenge British assumptions about education/the educational system.

CFP: Refugees in Literature, Film, Art, and Media: Perspectives on the Past and Present

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 18, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Literature, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Social Work, Modern European History / Studies

Submission Deadline: 

Aigne - Call for Reviewers

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Date: 
March 15, 2018
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Digital Humanities, Literature, Urban Design and Planning, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Dear All,

Aigne, the journal of the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences (University College Cork), is seeking reviewers for a number of titles, listed below. These are voluntary, unpaid positions. Interested reviewers should send an academic CV and short cover letter to aigne@ucc.ie. For more information on the publication itself, you can visit our website at. http://aigne.ucc.ie/.

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