CFPs: Conferences

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2019

  •  By March 1, 2019: International conference "Illustration and Adaptation" on October 10-11, 2019 at the University of Burgundy, France. Please, send a 500-word abstract (in English or French) together with a 100-150-word bio to sophie.aymes@u-bourgogne.fr and shannon.wells-lassagne@u-bourgogne.fr. Click here for more details.

    2018

    Wisconsin’s Equity and Inclusion Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is looking for individuals or organizations that may be interested in organizing and promoting the 7th Annual International Colloquium on Black Males in Education being held in Dublin, Ireland. Potential dates are either the week of September 24 or October 22, 2018. This year’s Colloquium’s program will be in conjunction with the celebration of Frederick Douglass’ birthday bicentennial. If you are interested, please contact Christopher T. Moss.

    September

  •  By September 15, 2018: Conference "Speaking in Tongues: Celebrating Walt Whitman in Translation" on June 13-14, 2019 at the Université Paris-Est Créteil, France. Please send a 200-word abstract to Éric Athenot and Graciela Villanueva. Click here for more details.
  •  By September 15, 2018: Conference "Counter-mapping in the Americas 16th-21st centuries" on February 7-8, 2019 at the University of Limoges, France. Please send a 500-word abstract in English, French or Spanish and a 200-word biography to lucie.genay@unilim.fr and diane.bracco@unilim.fr. Click here for more details.

    June

  •  By June 1st, 2018: Conference "(Re-)Mobilizing voters: electoral strategies and practices in the English-speaking world, 1867-2017" on February 8, 2019 at the Université Grenoble Alpes, France. 300-word abstracts (in English) and a short CV to send to veronique.molinari@univ-grenoble-alpes.fr. Click here for more details.
  •  By June 1st, 2018: International workshop "Oceania and the Pacific Rim: borders and transnationalism in the Oceania-North America and Oceania-Asia regions" on October 5, 2018 at the University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France. Proposals of 500 words max (in English or French) to send to shvabrin@email.unc.edu and julie.loison-charles@vladimir-nabokov.org. Click here for more details.
  •  By June 15, 2018: Symposium "Vladimir Nabokov and Translation" on September 27-28, 2018 at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA. Proposals of 500 words max (in English or French) to send to shvabrin@email.unc.edu and julie.loison-charles@vladimir-nabokov.org. Click here for more details.
  •  By June 22, 2018: Symposium "The Revolution: 1968 & the Politics of the Arts in the United States" on November 22, 2018 at the Université Toulouse - Jean Jaurès, France. Please, send a 400-word proposal, in English or French, together with a short bio to Zachary Baqué, Claude Chastagner and Emeline Jouve. Click here for more details.
  •  By June 22, 2018: One-day workshop "Pluralizing perspectives? Truth and Reconciliation in societies emerging from conflict and/or violence" on October 4, 2018 at the Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France. Please, send a 200-250-word proposal (in English or French) together with its title to Joana Etchart and Franck Miroux. Click here for more details.

    May

  •  By May 10, 2018: Conference "Religious Encounters: between Coexistence and Cohabitation" on November 29-30, 2018 at the Université de Valenciennes et du Hainaut-Cambrésis, France. Working languages : English, Spanish, and French. Proposals including a brief CV (2 pages max), an e-mail address, and a 30-line summary in French to send to Mokhtar.BenBarka@univ-valenciennes.fr and John.Chandler@univ-valenciennes.fr. Click here for more details.
  •  By May 15, 2018: Workshop "Stripped, Exposed and Pleasured: Brazen Bodies in Contemporary Culture" on November 15-16, 2018 at the Université de Bourgogne Franche-Comté. Abstracts of 2500 signs, in English or French, in docx format, to send to r.atzenhoffer@unistra.fr and margaret.gillespie@univ-fcomte.fr. Click here for more details.
  •  By May 20, 2018: International Conference of the SEAA 17-18 "Crime and Criminals in the Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Anglo-American World" on January 18-19, 2019 in Paris. Please send a 300-word abstract, in English or French, together with its title and a brief bio-bibliography to seaa2019@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By May 30, 2018: International Conference "Shakespeare on Screen in the Digital Era: The Montpellier Congress" on September 26-28, 2019 at the Université Paul-Valéry - Montpellier 3. Seminar and panel proposals to send to Sarah Hatchuel and Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin. Click here for more details.
  •  By May 31, 2018: Conference "Negotiating, subverting, reconfiguring borders in the English-speaking world" on October 5-6, 2018 at the University of Strasbourg. 300-word proposals (in English or French) to send to Sandrine Baudry, Hélène Ibata and Monica Manolescu. Click here for more details.
  •  By May 31, 2018: Symposium "Borders in the Americas" on June 11-13, 2019 in Grenoble, France. Please, send a 300-word proposal (in English, French or Spanish) together with a 100-word bio to bordersinamericas.2019@gmail.com.

    April

  •  By April 9, 2018: Conference "Crossing, highlighting. Transfering intersectionality : exploring the evolution of a militant concept" on November 14-16, 2018 at the Paris Diderot University. 500-word proposals including a short biographic note to send to Myriam Boussahba-Bravard, Emmanuelle Delanoë-Brun and Frédérique Berthet. Click here for more details.
  •  By April 15, 2018: Biennial meeting of the European Early American Studies Association "The Making and Unmaking of Identities and Connections in Early America and the Atlantic World, 1650-1850" on December 14-16, 2018 in London, UK. A 200-word proposal in English and a single-page CV to send to eeasa2018@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By April 23, 2018: International conference "Family Portraits: Representing the Contemporary North-American Family" on September 27-28, 2018 at the Université Jean Monnet, Saint-Etienne (CELEC). Proposals of around 300 words, in English or French, and a short bio to send to Sophie Chapuis and Marie Moreau. Click here for more details.
  •  By April 30, 2018: Symposium "Tourism, cinema and TV series" on October 12, 2018 at the Université de Lille 3, UFR LEA. Please send an abstract (about 400 words) in English or French, 3 key-words and a short bio to Nathalie Dupont and Raphael Eppreh-Butet. Click here for more details.

    March

    By March 1, 2018: Workshop "Transatlantic Conversations: New and Emerging Approaches to Early American Studies" on October 4-6, 2018 at the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany. Proposals of 400-500 words, in English, and a 2-page CV to send to Prof. Oliver Scheiding. Click here for more details.

    By March 2, 2018: PhD seminar in American History/American Studies on May 2-4, 2018 at the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies, Middelburg, the Netherlands. A 300-word abstract and a CV to send to Dr. Cees Heere. Click here for more details.

    By March 15, 2018: One-day workshop "Brand placement in film and TV series" on June 15, 2018 at the Université Paris 8. Abstracts of 250-300 words, in English or French, to send to seb.lefait@gmail.com and sandrinevillers@hotmail.com. Click here for more details.

    By March 31, 2018: Comic and graphic novel workshop CORPUS / CLIMAS (Université de Picardie Jules Verne / Université Bordeaux Montaigne) "The edifice is in the panel – monumental architecture in comics" on June 4, 2018 in Amiens, Logis du Roi. A 300-word abstract, in English or French, to send to Nicolas Labarre and Amélie Junqua. Click here for more details.

    By March 31, 2018: Conference "Transnationalism and Imperialism: New Perspectives on the Western" on November 15-16, 2018 at the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3, site Saint Charles. 350-word proposals in English, including short bio and bibliography, to send to Marianne Kac-Vergne, Hervé Mayer and David Roche. Click here for more details.

    February

  •  By February 1, 2018: Symposium "Poets That Came: Walt Whitman’s Creative Reception from Paper to Web" on June 1-2, 2018 during The Eleventh Annual International Whitman Week Seminar at the TU Dortmund University, Germany. One-page abstracts to send to Stephanie M. Blalock, Wendy Katz, Kenneth M. Price and Julia Sattler. Click here for more details.
  •  By February 1, 2018: Annual graduate student symposium "Ethics and social engagement of researchers: questioning research practices in the social sciences and humanities" on June 8, 2018 at the MSHS Sud Est in Nice, France. 250-word abstracts to send to jddurmis2018@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By February 12, 2018: One-day conference "Network TV Series in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s" on May 7, 2018 at the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3, France. Proposals for a 30-minute paper and a short bio to send to Claire Cornillon and Dennis Tredy. Click here for more details.
  •  By February 15, 2018: Research forum "Cartographies and Topologies of Identity" on March 1, 2018 at the Université des Antilles-Schoelcher, Martinique. Proposals including the title of the presentation, an abstract, and a bio-bibliographic note to send to Frédéric Lefrançois. Click here for more details.
  •  By February 16, 2018: International conference "Writing her/self in Text and Image in Anglophone Women’s Life Writing" on September 28-29, 2018 at the Paris Nanterre University. Proposals (250-300 words) and short bios to send to Nicoleta Alexoae-Zagni, Valérie Baisnée, Claire Bazin, Corinne Bigot, Stephanie Genty and Nathalie Saudo-Welby. Click here for more details.
  •  By February 28, 2018: 3rd international conference on Science and Literature on July 2-4, 2018 at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6 (UPMC). Proposals including the title, the name and affiliation of the author(s), an abstract of 350 words max and a CV of five lines max to send to gvlahakis@yahoo.com and konstantinos.tampakis@gmail.com. Click here for more details.

    January

  •  By January 5, 2018: Conference "Apocalyptic Forms of Power, Apocalyptic Programs" on March 12-14, 2018 at the University Paul Valéry Montpellier 3, France. Abstracts to send to monica.michlin@outlook.fr and https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=apoc2018. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 6, 2018: Summer Institute "Psychoanalysis and the Media" on June 25-28, 2018 at the Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3 University, France. A letter of motivation (max 800 words) and a resume to send to Professor Alessia Ricciardi.
  •  By January 7, 2018: International Interdisciplinary Conference "The Fleeting Nature of Short Forms" on April 18-20, 2018 at the Maison de la Recherche Germaine Tillion, University of Angers, and at the Museum of Fine Arts, Angers, France. A proposal (350-500 words) and a CV (3/4 - 1 page) to send to Karima Thomas et Cécile Meynard. Languages : English, French. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 10, 2018: 39th International GERAS Conference "Diachronic dimensions in specialised varieties of English: implications in communications, didactics and translation studies" on March 15-17, 2018 at the University of Mons, Belgium. A 300-word proposal (in English or French) to send to Christine Michaux and m.memet@orange.fr. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 10, 2018: Workshop "Culture(s) et écriture(s)
    mineures" / "Minor Culture(s) and Writing(s)" on June 7-9, 2018 at the Paris Nanterre University, France. A 200-word proposal (in English or in French) and a 150-word bio to send to Anne Garrait-Bourrier and Christine Dualé. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 21, 2018: American Studies Leipzig Grad Conference "American Cultures of Dissent" on April 28-29, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. A 300-word proposal (for a 20-minute presentation) to send to asl-gradconference@uni-leipzig.de. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 28, 2018: Rising Up: A Graduate Students Conference on Indigenous Knowledge and Research on March 9-10, 2018 at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. A 250-word proposal to send via http://www.risingup.online. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 29, 2018: Apply for Terra Foundation for American Art Academic Awards, Fellowships and Grants. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 30, 2018: International conference "From Tokens of Love to Archived Relics: Private Life and Material Culture in Indian Ocean Societies" on November 21-22, 2018 at the University of Reunion Island, France. A 400-word proposal and a short bio to send to Françoise Sylvos and Florence Pellegry. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 31, 2018: Conference "Frederick Douglass across and against Times, Places, and Disciplines" on October 11-13, 2018 in Paris, France. A 500-word proposal (in English or French) to send to DouglassParis2018@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 31, 2018: The 2nd annual conference of the European Initiative on Security Studies (EISS) on June 21-22, 2018 at the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, France. Click here for more details.
  •  By January 31, 2018: 7th International Conference of the European Society for Periodical Research "PERIODICALS IN-BETWEEN. Periodicals in the Ecology of Print and Visual Cultures" on June 27-29, 2018 in Paris. A 250-word proposal (in English or French) and a short CV to send to 2018ESPRit@gmail.com. Click here for more details.

    2017

    December

  •  By December 1, 2017: International conference "Giving voice to the voiceless?Actors, strategies and discourse" on June 21-22, 2018 in Paris-Est Créteil, France. Proposals to send to colloquesansvoix@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By December 10, 2017: One-day symposium "Dissonance, eclecticism and the blurring of genres in the modern and contemporary culture of the English-speaking world" on April 13, 2018 at the University of Reims-Champagne-Ardenne, France. Proposals to send to sylvie.mikowski@univ-reims.fr and yann.philippe@univ-reims.fr. Click here for more details.
  •  By December 14, 2017: Conference "Law and Humanities: Representing Crime" on June 22-24, 2018 at the University Paris II, Melun, France. A 500-word proposal and a short bio to send to representingcrimeconference@orange.fr. Click here for more details.
  •  By December 15, 2017: Conference "Ecotones 3. Indian Ocean: Ecotones, Contact Zones, and Third Spaces" on June 14-15, 2018 at the University of Reunion Island, France. A 250-word proposal and a 150-word bio to upload to the website : https://ecotones.submittable.com/submit/94373/ecotones-3-indian-ocean.
  •  By December 15, 2017: International conference "Taking place" on October 4-6, 2018 at the Paris-Sorbonne University, France. A 400-word proposal and a short bio-bibliography to send to : takingplaceconference@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By December 15, 2017: CinEcoSA Conference "Mapping out the Audiovisual Translation Industry" on April 6, 2018 at the University of Nantes, France. A 300-word proposal (in English or French) and a short biography to send to : Nolwenn Mingant, Cecilia Tirtaine and Joël Augros.Click here for more details.
  •  By December 23, 2017: International conference "Abortion in the British Isles, France and North America since 1800" on November 6-8, 2018 at the Paris-Sorbonne University, France. A 500-word proposal and a short CV to send to : Claire Charlot, Adrien Lherm et Fabienne Portier-Le Cocq. Click here for more details.
  •  By December 29, 2017: Terra Foundation Research Workshop "Framing Environmental Dimensions in American Art" on April 5, 2018 at the Terra Foundation for American Art Paris Center, France. An abstract of up to 250 words and a CV to send to : moreteau@terraamericanart.eu. Click here for more details.
  •  By December 31, 2017: American Literature Association 29th Annual Conference on May 24-27, 2018 in San Francisco, CA, États-Unis. Abstracts of 250 words to send to : Keith Mitchell, Amee Carmines, or Anne-Laure Tissut. Click here for more details.

    November

  •  By November 1, 2017: One-day conferences "Frantz Fanon’s Legacy in the Literature and the Arts of the Americas" on December 15, 2017 in Tours, France, and on April 6, 2018 in Dijon, France. A 250-word abstract and a short bio-bibliographical notice to send to Sophie Large and Flora Valadié. Click here for more details.
  •  By November 1, 2017: IFUSS Research Residencies and Symposium "THE ’OTHER’ BORDER: Canada and the United States" in February-April, 2018 at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA. Proposals to send to Dr. David Schrag. Click here for more details.
  •  By November 5, 2017: Workshop "Citizenship and Liberty in the Anglophone World in the 17th-early 19th century" on May 4, 2018 at the Clermont Auvergne University, France. A 300-word proposal and a short bio to send to Anne-Claire Faucquez and Linda Garbaye. Click here for more details.
  •  By November 15, 2017: Third International Conference of the French Society for Modernist Studies (SEM) "Modern Objects" on June 13-16, 2018 at the Paris-Sorbonne University, France. A 300-word proposal and a short bio to send to Hélène Aji, Noëlle CunyNoëlle Cuny and Xavier Kalck. Click here for more details.
  •  By November 20, 2017: Conference "A Holiday from War? ’Resting’ behind the lines during the First World War" on June 22-23, 2018 at the Maison de la Recherche of the University Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3, France. A 250-word proposal and a short bio to send to Sarah Montin and Clementine Tholas. Click here for more details.
  •  By November 30, 2017: International conference "The Cartographic Imagination: Art, Literature and Mapping in the United States, 1945-1980" on May 18-19, 2018 at the Reid Hall, Paris, France. A 300-word proposal and a short bio to send to cartographicimagination@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By November 30, 2017: International conference "Translating and adapting canonical works in contemporary Anglophone theatre" on June 22-23, 2018 at the Paris 8 Vincennes - Saint-Denis University and the Paris 3 Sorbonne-Nouvelle University, France. 30-minute proposals (+ 10 minutes for questions) in English or French to send to Marie Nadia Karsky, Isabelle Génin and Bruno Poncharal. Click here for more details.

    October

  •  By October 1, 2017: International symposium "On the Inhabitability of Cartographic Worlds" on December 11-13, 2017 at the University of Paris 8, Saint-Denis, France, and in Archives nationales, Pierrefitte, France. A 500-word abstract (in English or French) and a short bio-bibliographical notice to submit using the following link : https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mapping2017. Click here for more details.
  •  By October 15, 2017: International symposium "War Memories: Celebrations, Reconstructions, Representations, War narratives in the English-speaking world (18th to the 21st century)" on June 12-14, 2018 at the Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, Ontario. A 250-word abstract and a 200-word bio to submit directly on the website. Click here for more details.
  •  By October 21, 2017: Workshop "Representations of Sub-Saharan Africa" on February 16, 2018 at the University Paris 8, France. A 250-300-word abstract (in English or French) to send to representationsofafrica@gmail.com. Click here for more details.
  •  By October 27, 2017: Panel "’Where’s Nora?’ Reclaiming the Irish Girl’s Presence in New England literature" during the Transatlantic Women 3: Women of the Green Atlantic Conference on June 21-22, 2018 at the Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, Ireland. A 300-word abstract and a short bio to send to Cécile Roudeau and Stephanie Palmer. Click here for more details.

    September

  •  By September 15, 2017: Conference "A Tale of Two Constitutions" on September 18, 2017 at the Palace of Versailes, France. Apply here.
  •  By September 15, 2017: International conference "Representing nature in the Age of Anthropocene" on March 22-23, 2018 in Lyon, France. A 300-400-word abstract and a short bio to send to JeanDaniel Collomb and Pierre-Antoine Pellerin. Click here for more details.
  •  By September 17, 2017: Panel "Conflictual and Toxic Environment in American Intellectual Life and Education since 1990" within the conference "Environment, Place and Protest" on April 4-7, 2018 in London, the United Kingdom. A 250-word abstract and a short bio to send to Aristi Trendel. Click here for more details.
  •  By September 21, 2017: Seminar "Composing With Failure" on March 29-April 1, 2018 at the University of California, Los Angeles, the USA. Click here for more details.
  •  By September 25, 2017: Panel "Illness and the environment in American Literature and Cinema" within the conference "Environment, Place and Protest" on April 4-7, 2018 in London, the United Kingdom. A 250-word abstract and a short bio to send to Pascale Antolin. Click here for more details.
  •  By September 29, 2017: Interdisciplinary conference "War and Trauma in Past and Present" on March 9-11, 2018 at the University of Bamberg, Germany. A 300-word proposal and a short CV to send to warconference.bagralcm@uni-bamberg.de. Click here for more details.

    July

  •  By July 15, 2017: 10th Festival of Geopolitics "How great is America?" in March 14-17, 2018 at the Grenoble Ecole de Management, France. Apply here.
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