CFP: Retranslation in Context III: An international conference on retranslation

CFP: Retranslation in Context III. An international conference on retranslation. Ghent University (Belgium) 7-8 February, 2017   Retranslation is commonly associated with a dual focus: “the act of translating a work that has previously been translated into the same language” and “the result of such an act, i.e. the retranslated text itself” (Tahir Gürça?lar 2009, … Read more…

CFP: Mikinaakominis / TransCanadas Literature, Justice, Relation 

CALL FOR PAPERS Mikinaakominis / TransCanadas Literature, Justice, Relation An Interdisciplinary Canadian Literatures in English Conference University of Toronto May 25-27, 2017 Co-chairs Smaro Kamboureli, University of Toronto Larissa Lai, University of Calgary Canada’s Sesquicentennial anniversary of Confederation is an occasion that invites both celebration and the need to take critical stock of how we … Read more…

CFP: 452F: Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature

Beyond Maps. Imaginary of Open Space in Contemporary Culture Along history, the conceptualization of geographic space has maintained a privileged relationship with the processes of territorial identification. In the literature and painting of Latin America for instance, landscape and frontiers became, since the 19th century, the main nodes in the intermingled consideration of, on the one hand, spatial forms, and … Read more…

CFP: *DEADLINE EXTENDED* DIGITAL TEXTUALITIES / CANADIAN CONTEXTS / TEXTUALITÉS NUMÉRIQUES / CONTEXTES CANADIENS

DIGITAL TEXTUALITIES / CANADIAN CONTEXTS Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory Launch Conference, Sept. 20-22, 2016 Papers on the intersection of text and the digital in the Canadian context are invited for a two-day conference celebrating the launch of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) at the University of Alberta. Keynote: Lori Emerson (University of Colorado at Boulder) The conference provides an … Read more…

CFP: 4th Annual Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Culture of Cities (IASCC)

4th Annual Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Culture of Cities (IASCC) Ermoupolis, Syros Greece July 27-29th, 2016 This Conference is hosted by The Culture of Cities Centre and will convene on July 27-29th, 2016 at The Cultural Center in Ermoupolis, on the island of Syros in Greece. It is held … Read more…

CFP: CRLCC International Conference on Language and Culture Contact

CRLCC International Conference on Language and Culture Contact – The conference of the Centre for Research on Language and Culture Contact (CRLCC) is a biannual international interdisciplinary forum for research on topics related to language and culture contact and exchange. This inaugural conference, which marks the tenth anniversary of the CRLCC, aims to bring together scholars from within and … Read more…

Critical Studies in Men’s Fashion is currently accepting submissions for a special focus issue on Fashion and Style Icons. The deadline to submit is 15 December 2016. This focus issue will examine individuals and groups of people who influence(d) how men dress, departed from sartorial conventions, expanded the concept of ‘men’s style’, or whose own aesthetic presentations … Read more…

CFP: Screen Memories, Screen Cultures

The Canadian Network for Psychoanalysis and Culture (http://cnpcrcpc.com/) invites contributions to a new anthology: CNPC 2: Screen Memories, Screen Cultures Editors: Sara Matthews, James Penney, Nathan Rambukkana With our current popular and critical preoccupation with digital screens and screen cultures, we readily forget that psychoanalysis since its inception has had a lot to say about … Read more…

CFP: Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory

Humber College’s School of Liberal Arts and Sciences of Toronto, Canada in association with the International Festival of Authors (IFOA) will be presenting its third annual interdisciplinary conference “Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory.”  The International Festival of Authors (IFOA), one of the most celebrated literary festivals in the world, is located at the Harbourfront Centre, … Read more…

CFP: TRANSMEDIATING CULTURE(S)?

Transdisciplinary Conference Szczecin University, Department of English Szczecin (Poland), November 17-19, 2016  „Medium is the message,” as Marshall McLuhan asserted in his seminal 1964 work entitled Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man. In so doing he simultaneously blurred the line between the traditionally envisioned, binary notion of the content and form.  Forty two years later, in 2006, … Read more…