01/09/2018 – CFP: Place and Placelessness in Postcolonial Short Fiction

The short story can be regarded as a site of resistance with its particular ability to inscribe places, but also a space in-between where language relates place through the specialization of a common, international language.

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01/09/2018 – CFP: Interdisciplinary Workshop “Histories and Rhythms of Urban Violence”

The workshop aims to explore the generative capacities of violence, in particularly if and how it transforms space and time in the city.

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01/09/2018 – CFPanels: “Paradise on Fire” – 13th ASLE Biennial Conference

The Biennial ASLE Conference “Paradise on Fire” explores the connections among storytelling, real and imagined landscapes, future-making, activism, environed spaces, differential exclusions, long histories, and the disaster-prone terrains of the Anthropocene.

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15/09/2018 – CFP: Avant-garde and Popular Forms Between Music and Visual Media. Transhistorical and Intermedial Investigations

This issue of Cinéma&Cie aims to address the context made up of works of art in music, film and video by tracing the ongoing exchange between avant-garde and popular forms from trans-historical and intermedial perspectives.

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15/08/2018 – CFP: (Dis)figuring War: Literature and the Arts, 1918-2018

This conference @ Stanford University seeks to examine ways in which literature and the arts have taken up and taken apart war and the myths surrounding it.

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30/09/2018 – CFP: Transnational perspectives and art history

The third issue of “Novecento Transnazionale” will present a selection of articles focusing on “Transnational perspectives and art history.”

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15/08/2018 – CFP: The Society of Early Americanists Eleventh Biennial Conference

The Eugene biennial will highlight how the Pacific Rim and the West are significant for Early American Studies.

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01/09/2018 – CFP: “Identity navigation: rethinking languages, literatures and cultures between challenges and misinterpretations”

The editors of the international series In-Between spaces. Le scritture migranti e la scrittura come migrazione, invite authors to submit papers for possible inclusion in the issue  “Identity navigation: rethinking languages, literatures and cultures between challenges and misinterpretations”.

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01/08/2018 – CFP: “Violence and Alterity” – Graduate Student Conference

The graduate students in Hispanic, German, Italian and Russian Studies at the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures/McGill University present a conference on the topics of violence and alterity.

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01/09/2018 – CFP: Workshop Slavery, Authorship and Literary Culture

This interdisciplinary and transregional workshop explores slavery, past and present from the perspective of authorship, textuality and literary culture.

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