Call for Papers: A matter of lifedeath

Mosaic: a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature CALL FOR PAPERS AN INTERNATIONAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE A matter of lifedeath October 1-4, 2014 The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Andrea Carlino, Françoise Dastur, David Palumbo-Liu, H. Peter Steeves, Elisabeth Weber With immense pleasure and great anticipation, Mosaic invites writers from across the disciplines (architecture, film, history, … Read more…

CfP: Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature

Call for Papers Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature Issue 3.2 (Summer 2013) ‘Neither Here Nor There: The (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comparative Literature’ This is a Joint Special Issue between Canadian Review of Comparative Literature, Peking University Journal of Comparative Literature, and Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature. In this special issue, Inquire invites article submissions that consider the relationship between geography and the … Read more…

Call for Papers: Culture & Canada-US Border Conference

  CALL FOR PAPERS: Deadline Extended (January 15th 2013) http://www.kent.ac.uk/ccusb/events/algoma.html Straddling Boundaries: Hemispherism, Cultural Identity, and Indigeneity Keynote Speakers: Claudia Sadowski-Smith, Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, Guillermo Verdecchia  The Culture and the Canada-US Border (CCUSB) network invites proposals for 20 minute papers, or full panels, for its inaugural conference to be held at Algoma University, Sault Ste. … Read more…

CfP: Interface between Multiculturalism and Language Education in Canada

  CALL FOR PAPERS for an edited collection entitled Interface between Multiculturalism and Language Education in Canada Edited by Samira ElAtia & Sheena Wilson (University of Alberta) Deadline for Abstracts: January 15th, 2013 Deadline for Full Submission: August 15th, 2013   This collection will address both issues of language education and issues of multicultural education within the … Read more…

Imaginaire contemporain : la banlieue

Colloque international Figura, le Centre de recherche sur le texte et l’imaginaire, UQAM http://figura.uqam.ca/ Observatoire de l’imaginaire contemporain http://oic.uqam.ca/ Université du Québec à Montréal Montréal, 29-30 avril 2013 La banlieue désigne d’abord et avant tout un phénomène d’urbanisation qui a pris de multiples formes en Occident après la Deuxième Guerre mondiale. En Amérique du Nord, … Read more…

CfP: Inquire Issue 3.1 (Winter 2013) ‘Literature and Identity’

Issue 3.1 (Winter 2013) 'Literature and Identity' Inquire invites article submissions that consider the relationship between literature and identity. By focusing this issue on identity, Inquire seeks to provide a forum for the investigation of various dimensions of identity construction, the process of identity formation within different cultural and social contexts, and how the issue … Read more…

CFP: Urban Identities

2013 Northeast Modern Language Association Convention Boston, MA, March 21-24, 2013   This panel proposes to examine the various ways in which marginalized subjects appropriate and / or adapt to the spatial practices of exclusion and marginalization in contemporary neo-liberal societies. The panel will question the identity claims and spatialized performances of marginalized subjects in … Read more…

AILC/ICLA Congress 2013

XXth ICLA Congress PARIS, July 18–24, 2013 Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) Comparative Literature as a Critical Approach The list of workshops that have been accepted for the Congress is now online on the Congress website: http://icla-ailc-2013.paris-sorbonne.fr The deadline for all submissions (for Congress sessions as well as for specific workshops) is June 1st 2012. A proposal for … Read more…