CFP: DIRT: Intersectional Approaches to Messiness Toronto Symposium

CALL FOR PAPERS 2nd Annual Activist Media Archives Symposium *DIRT: Intersectional Approaches to Messiness * November 10 & 11, 2017 Ryerson University Toronto, Ontario, Canada The Studio for Media Activism & Critical Thought at Ryerson University, Toronto, is seeking abstracts and proposals for a two-day symposium on the media activist archive. Deadline for submission of … Read more…

Mikinaakominis / TransCanadas Conference – Toronto, May 2017

Mikinaakominis / TransCanadas Literature, Justice, Relation Keynote Speakers Warren Cariou · Afua Cooper · Dina Al-Kassim Wednesday, May 24 – Saturday, May 27 2017 Mikinaakominis (Turtle Island) / TransCanadas: Literature, Justice, Relation brings together storytellers, poets, novelists, creative non-fiction writers, critics and interdisciplinary practitioners to expand the ongoing dialogue about the relationship of Canadian literatures to … Read more…

CFP: Geospatial Memory and the City

Media Theory Journal (mediatheoryjournal.org) Call for Papers: Deadline (June 1, 2017) Special Issue on Geospatial Memory and the City   Geospatial media has saturated cityscapes and inspired new perspectives on the social world. Beyond its undisputed global reach through popular applications like Google Earth, the geospatial web carries a cluster of implications for local commerce, … Read more…

452F CFP: The Paradigm of the Archive in Contemporary Narrative and Visual Culture

Call for Papers #18 The Paradigm of the Archive in Contemporary Narrative and Visual Culture On January 31, 2017, we publish the CFP for the eighteenth issue of 452°F. Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, to be published on January 31, 2018. The CFP is open and addressed to anyone who wishes to contribute … Read more…

The Department of Humanities at Taras Shevchenko Regional Humanitarian Pedagogical Academy of Kremenets (Ukraine) invites you to submit a paper to the 7th annual scientific journal “Kremenets Comparative Studies”. The aim of the scientific journal is to unite literary critics in order to exchange opinions on modern research of the literary phenomena in comparative aspect. … Read more…

CFP: The Proximity of Cultures in Literature

CALL FOR PAPERS Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies (CENES) Graduate Conference The University of British Columbia, Vancouver April 8, 2017 The Proximity of Cultures in Literature KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Asma Sayed, MacEwan University, Edmonton The Department of Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies at the University of British Columbia is an avid advocate of … Read more…

CFP: CCLA Congress 2017—From Here to There: Diversity and Interdisciplinarity in the Practice of Comparative Literature

CFP: CCLA Congress 2017—From Here to There: Diversity and Interdisciplinarity in the Practice of Comparative Literature The comparative study of literatures and cultures facilitates the understanding of exchanges, border-crossings and cross-cultural negotiations in a globalizing world. The juxtaposition and comparison of a wide variety of diverse ideas, locations, cultures, and schools of thought inspire collaboration … Read more…

CFP: Association of Chinese and Comparative Literature (ACCL) Biennial Conference: Text, Media, and Transcultural Negotiation

Call for Papers: Association of Chinese and Comparative Literature (ACCL) Biennial Conference: “Text, Media, and Transcultural Negotiation” June 21-23, 2017 The Chinese University of Hong Kong (??????????)  Submission deadline: December 1, 2016. Three types of submission will be accepted: 1) Applicants may submit abstracts for potential inclusion in one of 6 multi-day panels (details appear below); … Read more…

CFP: CASBC/ACÉHL: CONGRESS 2017: Middle Eastern and North African Reading Material in Canada

Panel CFP for The Canadian Association for the Study of Book Culture (CASBC/ACÉHL) Middle Eastern and North African Reading Material in Canada The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have been sources and/or subjects of reading material in Canada since about 1866, when the first Canadian edition of the Arabian Nights was published in Montreal. … Read more…