3rd Ojaide International Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 5, 2018
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature

Call for Papers-3rd Tanure Ojaide International Conference (May 2-5, 2018)

University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

Tanure Ojaide: Life, Literature, and the Environment

19th-century Imperial Borderlands; North American Conference on British Studies Conference, Providence RI, 25-28 October 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Literature, South Asian History / Studies

I am looking to put together  a panel on Imperial Borderlands in the British Empire in the 19th Century for the North American British Studies Conference in Providence RI, in October 2018.  My own paper is on Sir Alexander Burnes's _Travels into Bokhara_ (1835); but I would welcome papers on Central Asia, Northern India, Africa, China, Persia, the Middle East, or other contact zones in the world just outside British Imperial reach at the time. Please send detailed abstracts of 500 words by March 1, 2018. 

CFP: Mark Twain Circle Panel for MLA 2019, Chicago January 3-6.

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

Mark Twain and Gender

Although Mark Twain’s writing shows a partiality toward masculine experiences and perspectives, critical scholarship in the last 20 years or so has chipped away at the masculine critical bias. The Mark Twain Circle seeks proposals for papers that pursue these gender investigations further, re-interpreting representations of masculinity, femininity, or cross-dressing in the writings of Mark Twain or the influence of gendered social conventions on the life of Samuel Clemens. 

Genres and media landscapes in virtual-physical learning spaces. Moving frontlines? (GeM 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 12, 2018 to September 14, 2018
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Educational Technology, Journalism and Media Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

The international conference Genres and media landscapes in virtual-physical learning spaces. Moving frontlines?, GeM 2018, aims to create a multi-disciplinary platform for dialoguing on the every-day uses of modality rich, parallel, linked, and hybrid, communicative genres that are embedded in media landscapes and circulate in learning spaces inside and outside institutional settings.

WOMEN’S PLACE, BORDERS AND INTERSECTING SPACES IN ITALIAN CULTURE, Intersections 2018 Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2018 to June 1, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Italian History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Urban History / Studies
WOMEN’S PLACE, BORDERS AND INTERSECTING SPACES IN ITALIAN CULTURE
 
Intersections 2018, Florence, May 31 - June 1
 

Call for Abstracts: Writingplace journal #2 issue “Inscription: Tracing Place”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 30, 2018 to March 5, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Literature, Humanities

The journal issue Inscription: Tracing Place focuses on the role of history and memory in literary and architectural practice.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: CFP: The Other 1980s: Reframing Comics' Crucial Decade (2/5/2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 5, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Literature

The Other 1980s: Reframing Comics’ Crucial Decade

Editors: Brannon Costello and Brian Cremins

CFP for MLA 2019: Aesthetics of Terror

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Literature, Humanities

Seeking papers for a special session proposal for the Modern Language Association's annual conference (January 3-6, 2019) on the topic of the aesthetics of terror in contemporary literature. Possible topics could include: narrative strategies of representing terror/terrorism, witnessing, the relationship between historical events and fiction, grief and mourning,time and violence, affect studies, fear and paranoia, legitimacy and illegitimacy, continuities and rupture.  

“Open Covenants: Pasts and Futures of Global America” - Tenth Biennial Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS) [Extended Deadline]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Political History / Studies

10th Biennial Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS)
“Open Covenants: Pasts and Futures of Global America”
Stockholm, September 28–30, 2018

Call for Papers
*Extended deadline March 1, 2018*

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