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Calls for Papers - Allied Organizations

Faulkner in the Digital Age (co-sponsored with the Faulkner Society)
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing
Roundtable on new book history/ digital humanities projects on Faulkner; Use of digital resources ... See more
Posted 1 February 2015

Secret Archives: Privacy, Control and Access
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing
“Archive stories” about the difficulties to access certain collections, and what these stories tell ... See more
Posted 1 February 2015

Género, corpografías y espacio público: intersecciones
Feministas Unidas
Explorar lo que implica para las mujeres acceder al espacio público con su cuerpo como mujeres ... See more
Posted 30 January 2015

Heine and Critical Theory
North American Heine Society
We invite papers that investigate links between Heine and the Frankfurt School (Adorno, Benjamin, ... See more
Posted 30 January 2015

Edith Wharton and the Fin de Siecle
Edith Wharton Society
Wharton’s engagements with decadence, aestheticism, naturalism, the femme fatale, degeneration, ... See more
Posted 17 January 2015, last updated 30 January 2015

Novel Crossings: Galdós, his Predecessors, Contemporaries, and Successors
International Association of Galdós Scholars
Incursions and departures, hybrid genres, text(ure)s outside mimesis, editorial incursions, ... See more
Posted 30 January 2015

Hemingway and the American West
Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society
This panel invites papers that contrast the writing and life of Ernest Hemingway with aspects of ... See more
Posted 29 January 2015

Books That Cook: Food Fiction and Memoir
Community College Humanities Association
Papers exploring literary, cultural, or pedagogical approaches to food (or lack of food) in fiction ... See more
Posted 28 January 2015, last updated 29 January 2015

Digital Humanities and the Romance Epic: A New Perspective?
Société Rencesvals, American-Canadian Branch
Call for papers on digital editions, projects, wikis, etc, contributing to innovative perspectives ... See more
Posted 28 January 2015

Reading Guimarães Rosa Comparatively
American Portuguese Studies Association
Comparative readings of Guimarães Rosa's Grande sertão veredas and Corpo de Baile with preference ... See more
Posted 28 January 2015

Theory Renaissance?
Society for Critical Exchange
The comeback of theory in the 21st century? What are the specific forces behind theory’s return? ... See more
Posted 27 January 2015

Communities of Theory
Society for Critical Exchange
In what sense do theorists form a community or communities at the present time? What defines such ... See more
Posted 27 January 2015

Faulkner and Postcolonialism
William Faulkner Society
Current critical approaches and practices in postcolonial studies applied to Faulkner. Diverse ... See more
Posted 27 January 2015

Posthuman Possibilities in Faulkner
William Faulkner Society
Faulkner’s relation to the multifaceted critical concept of posthumanism. How does Faulkner ... See more
Posted 27 January 2015

Cabaret Voltaire at 100
Association for the Study of Dada and Surrealism
Papers sought on the enduring legacy of the Cabaret Voltaire, in celebration of its 2016 centenary: ... See more
Posted 26 January 2015

André Breton, 1966-2016
Association for the Study of Dada and Surrealism
Papers on posthumous reception of Breton, whether "pope" of surrealism or experimental thinker. ... See more
Posted 26 January 2015

Laokoon at 250
G. E. Lessing Society
G.E. Lessing Society Laokoon at 250 The 250th anniversary of Lessing’s Laokoon inspires to assess ... See more
Posted 26 January 2015

The Interval in Romanticism
North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
The space between integers; the space-time of pause, interruption, irritation, irruption. The ... See more
Posted 25 January 2015

Milton and Hawthorne
Milton Society of America
Connections sought include images of nation; Bible and classical mythology; gender and sexuality; ... See more
Posted 25 January 2015

Poe Biography and Biographical Approaches to Poe
Poe Studies Association
This session will focus on the challenges of writing about Poe's life and of interpreting Poe's ... See more
Posted 24 January 2015, last updated 25 January 2015

Global Galdós
International Association of Galdós Scholars
Transnational concerns as represented in Galdós’s work; exchange and circulation of knowledge about ... See more
Posted 25 January 2015

Lawrence, Editions and Critical Renewal
D. H. Lawrence Society of North America
We invite papers on the Cambridge University Press editions (Lawrence’s poetry, First Women in ... See more
Posted 24 January 2015

Wallace Stevens and Robert Frost
Wallace Stevens Society
We invite abstracts on Stevens' and Frost's work. Possibilities include theories of sound, use of ... See more
Posted 23 January 2015

Dickens and Disability
Dickens Society
Rethinking the “grotesques”: melodrama and sentiment, illness and care relations, cognitive and ... See more
Posted 23 January 2015

Melville, Dickinson, and 19c Experimentalism
Melville Society
Melville/Dickinson as point of departure for discussion of "experimentalism," broadly defined, in ... See more
Posted 22 January 2015

Melville’s Late Fiction, or Radical Inhabitation
Melville Society
How do Melville’s late fictions, Moby-Dick & after, recast natural histories of the Americas, ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015, last updated 22 January 2015

Hawthorne and Milton
Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
Connections sought include images of nation; uses of bible and classical mythology; representations ... See more
Posted 16 January 2015, last updated 22 January 2015

Woolf, Women, and Politics
International Virginia Woolf Society
Considering Woolf’s vexed relationship with feminism, how do we understand the model of political ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015

Assessment in Business Communication and Writing
Association for Business Communication
Sharing Strategies for Better Assessment of Business Communication: AACSB, AoL, Closing the Loop, ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015

Pinter and Time Times Two
Harold Pinter Society
Pinter and Time. Abstracts (500-word). Please include name, email, by 13 March 2015; Ann C. Hall ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015

Relations / Legacies: Brecht, Benjamin, Adorno
International Brecht Society
Artistic, critical, philosophical relations among Brecht, Benjamin, Adorno before and during the ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015

Brecht - Surveillance - Visibility
International Brecht Society
Does the charged era of politicized surveillance technologies undermine Brecht’s goal of making ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015

After John Clare
John Clare Society of North America
Scholarship on any aspect of Clare's influence on 19th, 20th, or 21st century poets and/or his ... See more
Posted 21 January 2015

Robin Hood in Words and Music
Lyrica Society for Word-Music Relations
Session devoted to how Robin Hood has been depicted in words and music from the middle ages to the ... See more
Posted 20 January 2015

Conrad's Animals
Joseph Conrad Society of America
What roles do animals play in Conrad? How does Conrad theorize the animal? What do his animals ... See more
Posted 20 January 2015

Conrad and the Body
Joseph Conrad Society of America
Navigating the body in Conrad, including beautiful, grotesque, erotic(ized) bodies; the body as a ... See more
Posted 20 January 2015

Textual Woolf
International Virginia Woolf Society
Digital tools, editions, variants, the proliferation of e-texts -- all offer a rich array of ... See more
Posted 19 January 2015, last updated 20 January 2015

Woolf and Disability
International Virginia Woolf Society
This collaborative panel with the Society for Disability Studies explores how disability features ... See more
Posted 19 January 2015, last updated 20 January 2015

Lawrence and 'Native' Encounters
D. H. Lawrence Society of North America
We invite papers on D. H. Lawrence’s writings on the American Southwest, Mexico, Australia, race, ... See more
Posted 19 January 2015

Romantic Religion
Wordsworth-Coleridge Association
Beliefs, practices, and representations of religion in the British Romantic period. Topics may ... See more
Posted 19 January 2015

John Milton: A General Session
Milton Society of America
Papers invited on all topics related to John Milton. Full 18-minute papers or 500-word abstracts by ... See more
Posted 18 January 2015, last updated 19 January 2015

Cognitive Science in/and the Goethezeit
Goethe Society of North America
The intersection of cognitive science and cultural practices: how Germanliterary/philosophical ... See more
Posted 18 January 2015

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Narratologist?
Goethe Society of North America
What can Goethe and narrative theory do for each other? How can narrative theory illuminate ... See more
Posted 18 January 2015

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Narratologist?
International Society for the Study of Narrative
What can Goethe and narrative theory do for each other? How can narrative theory illuminate ... See more
Posted 17 January 2015

"The Futures of Shelley's Triumph"
Keats-Shelley Association of America
What shadows of futurity does Percy Shelley's unfinished final poem cast upon our present? New ... See more
Posted 17 January 2015

Narrative Medicine, the Body, and Justice
International Society for the Study of Narrative
What genres make tales of violence, pain, suffering legible? What's risky about representing ... See more
Posted 16 January 2015

Posthumous Hawthorne
Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
Topics include (dis)continuity with autobiographical and fictional works; the authorial integrity ... See more
Posted 16 January 2015

Re-presenting Twain
Mark Twain Circle of America
Papers are invited examining interpretations of Twain's identity and legacy both in his own work ... See more
Posted 16 January 2015

Byron and America
Byron Society of America
New scholarship related to Byron's American reception and his own views of America and American ... See more
Posted 16 January 2015

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