Call for proposals (2nd call) ALA 2018, San Francisco

‘A Shake Down’: Reassessing the just-posthumous James

To mark the hundredth anniversary of the ‘Henry James Number’ of The Little Review (August 1918), papers are invited on any aspect of response to James’s life and writing in the decade immediately following his death. What might the Little Review’s eclectic, opinionated commemorative number (with contributions by Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, Theodora Bosanquet and others) have to offer to modern James criticism? What have been the legacies of other early assessments and interventions, critical, biographical or editorial? What has been forgotten or sidelined from this phase of his reception history? Leggi tutto “Call for proposals (2nd call) ALA 2018, San Francisco”

december 8,2017- Uppsala. Tenure-track in English-American literature

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What, when & where

Fixed-term appointment from 01/02/2018 to 31/01/2019, with the possibility of extension.

Teaching and examination of a range of undergraduate and MA courses in English and American Literature and Culture, as well as supervision

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CFP for our FAAAM conference Writing her/self in Text and Image in Anglophone Women’s Life Writing

Writing her/self in Text and Image in Anglophone Women’s Life Writing – international conference on women’s life writing organized by Paris Nanterre’s FAAAM group to be held at Paris Nanterre on 28-29 September 2018 Leggi tutto “CFP for our FAAAM conference Writing her/self in Text and Image in Anglophone Women’s Life Writing”

Transatlantic Women 3: Women of the Green Atlantic

Transatlantic Women 3: Women of the Green Atlantic
21-22 June 2018
Dublin, Ireland

The Transatlantic Women 3 conference invites scholars representing various countries and disciplines to present on any topic related to nineteenth-century transatlantic women but are especially interested in those dealing with women of the Irish-American nexus. Leggi tutto “Transatlantic Women 3: Women of the Green Atlantic”

01/12/18 – Washington, DC. Long-term Visiting Fellowships at the German Historical Institute

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Long-term Visiting Fellowships at the GHI

What, when & where

The German Historical Institute (GHI), Washington, DC, is now accepting applications for its long-term visiting fellow program. The fellowship

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CFP: Widening the Lens: Beyond the Orient and Occident in Narrative Perspectives of the East and West

Widening the Lens: Beyond the Orient and Occident in Narrative Perspectives of the East and West (American University in Dubai).

The goal of the conference is to examine works of literature and other forms of creative expression that try to move beyond the stereotypes of Orientalist and Occidentalist imagination to construct a more authentic rapport between the two regions. Leggi tutto “CFP: Widening the Lens: Beyond the Orient and Occident in Narrative Perspectives of the East and West”

CFP: Canadian Society for Italian Studies Conference

The Canadian Society for Italian Studies is holding a conference at the University of Ottawa from May 11-13, 2018. Attached is the Call for Papers for the conference. The deadline to submit session proposals is January 31, 2018. Leggi tutto “CFP: Canadian Society for Italian Studies Conference”