AUDRE LORDE MLA CONFERENCE GRADUATE ESSAY PRIZE
Researchers and Scholars are invited to submit articles in Hebrew dealing with women in the Jewish world from a variety of viewpoints and a range of fields of knowledge and research. Deadline for proposals 29 February 2016. Papers submitted after that date may be considered for publication in a future volume. Expected date of publication is Autumn 2016.
CFP: Console-ing Passions Conference
Panel: Teen TV Comes of Age: Industry and Representation in Young Adult Television
Console-ing Passions: International Conference on Television, Audio, New Media, and Feminism
"Society has a problem with female nudity when it is not packaged for the consumption of male entertainment. Then it becomes confusing." – Erykah Badu
CFP: Public Art and Memorials: Seeing Home?
Call for Papers to Organize American Studies Association Annual Conference Panel
American Studies Association Annual Conference (Denver, CO, USA, November 17-20, 2016)
Call for Papers Coreopsis Journal Of Myth & Theatre Autumn 2016: Women in War: Spirit, Body, Mind, Heart, Art
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Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy announces a special issue on TEACHING COMMUNITY, with guest editors Erica R. Meiners and Therese Quinn. Feb. 8, 2016 deadline.
The editors seek articles (5,000-10,000 words) and media essays (3,000 to 5,000 word overviews of books, film, video, performance, art, music, websites, and more), short essays for the "Methods and Texts” section (1500-3000 words). and image-based contributions for our Photo Essay section, that explore teaching community.
The Seventh Annual Texas A&M History Conference, sponsored by the Texas A&M History Graduate Student Organization and the Sigma Rho Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, will take place on the Texas A&M University campus on Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2, 2016. This two-day conference will feature panels for graduate and undergraduate students to present their research to an audience of peers and subject experts.
As every year, the January 2017 issue of Prabuddha Bharata—a monthly English journal devoted to the social sciences and the humanities and in publication for the last 120 years since 1896—will be a special issue, this year focussing on Sister Nivedita or Margaret Elizabeth Noble (1867-1911), which would cover all aspects of her life and philosophy. All academics are invited to submit papers to this number. The word range is 3,000-6,000 and the style is Chicago-Turabian. A 250-word abstract of the paper needs to be submitted by 30 March 2016.
The Richards Center Undergraduate Mentoring Program exposes students to doctoral study in the discipline of history. During a one-week summer residential program (June 26-July 1, 2016), Penn State faculty and staff demystify the graduate school admissions process and educate participants about the academic profession.