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2018 PAAS Conference

POLISH ASSOCIATION FOR AMERICAN STUDIES
2018 Annual Conference
Challenging America, American Challenges. Culture, Society, Politics
held and hosted by the Department of American Studies and Mass Media,
University of Łódź, Poland,
24-26 October 2018

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Call for Papers: Explorations (2018)

Explorations: A Journal of Language and Literature is a peer-refereed online journal published by the Department of the English Language and the Department of English Language Literatures at Opole University, Poland (for more information and the current issue see http://www.explorations.uni.opole.pl). For the next issue of the journal, to be published in December 2018 we invite articles addressing language- and literature related topics in an original and innovative way. We welcome interdisciplinary approches ranging across lingustics, critical theory, and literary and cultural studies. Each submitted article will be peer-reviewed by academic experts selected from relevant fields of research.

Contributions are expected by June 30, 2018. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by September 30, 2018.

For style sheet and further information, please consult the journal web page at http://www.explorations.uni.opole.pl

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Transatlantic Studies Association Annual Conference

Transatlantic Studies Association
17th Annual Conference
University of North Georgia, Dahlonega, Georgia, USA
9-11 July 2018

Call for Papers

The TSA is coming to America. For the time since it was established in 2002, the TSA is holding its annual conference on the other side of the Atlantic. TSA is a broad network of scholars who use the ‘transatlantic’ as a frame of reference for their work in political, economic, cultural, historical, environmental, literary, and IR/security studies. All transatlantic-themed paper and panel proposals from these and related disciplines are welcome.

This conference thus welcomes papers in the following areas:

  1. History
  2. International Relations and Security Studies
  3. Literature, Film, and Culture
  4. Planning and the Environment
  5. Economics
  6. Proposals that investigate the ‘transatlantic’ and explore it through frames of reference such as ideology, empire, race, religion, migration, political mobilisation, or social movements
  7. Proposals that incorporate perspectives that involve north-south and south-south transatlantic connections, as well as north-north

Both panel proposals and individual papers are welcome. Panel proposals are encouraged to include a discussant. New members and junior scholars are especially welcome.

Please send individual paper proposals (a 300 word abstract + brief CV) and complete panel proposals (300 word overview + 300 word abstracts for the papers + brief CVs) to the conference email: tsaung2018@gmail.com

Deadline for panel and paper proposals: 2 February 2018

Conference proposals should be directed to the conference address:

tsaung2018@gmail.com

For further information or enquiries please contact the following:

Chair of TSA / Local Organiser: Christopher Jespersen: christopher.jespersen@ung.edu

Further details will soon be posted to the Association’s website:
www.transatlanticstudies.com

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CFP: PJAS Special Issue “Other Souths on page and screen”

Dear Colleagues,

Below, please, find a call for papers for the 2019 special issue of PJAS – devoted to “Other Souths on page and screen.”

Authors are cordially invited to submit a 200 word abstract and short bio via email to urszula.niewiadomska.flis@gmail.com

The email should bear the subject line “(surname) – abstract for PJAS”

Abstract submission deadline: March 31, 2018

All abstracts will be subject to review. Authors will be notified by 15 May, 2018

Accepted articles are due by August 31, 2018

Formal condition of acceptance:

Manuscripts of accepted articles should not have been published or be under consideration for publication elsewhere.

All papers undergo a review process, and the editors reserve the right to refuse papers or to make suggestions and/or modifications before publication.

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CFP: Visions of the Future Student Symposium

4th Re-Examining American Literature Student Symposium 
Visions of the Future in American Literature and Culture
The Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań
March 17, 2018
Poznań, Poland

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Captive Minds

Captive Minds: Norms, Normativities And The Forms Of Tragic Protest In Literature And Cultural Practice

September 20-23, 2018
Szczyrk, Poland
23rd International Conference of the Institute of English Cultures and Literatures
University of Silesia in Katowice

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CFP: Transatlantic Conversations

Call for Papers:
“Transatlantic Conversations: New and Emerging Approaches to Early American Studies”

A Workshop Jointly Sponsored and Organized by the Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies and the Society of Early Americanists

October 4-6, 2018
Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany

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Fantastic versus Realism: extended deadline

Our Research Team on Fantastic Literature (University of Białystok, Poland) is pleased to invite everyone to its third conference

The Fantastic versus Realism and their relevance as literary conventions

which will be held in Białystok on November 16-17, 2017.

Participants are invited to submit their proposals by October 22nd 2017.

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The 10th Beyond Humanism Conference

The 10th Beyond Humanism Conference

18-21st July 2018 in Wroclaw, Poland

Faculty of Social Sciences and Journalism, University of Lower Silesia

Cultures of the Posthuman

www.beyondhumanism.org

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ExRe(y) 2018

ExRe(y) 2018

Exhaustion and Regeneration in Post-Millennial North-
American Literature and Visual Culture

Maria Curie-Sklodowska University
Lublin, Poland
May 10-11, 2018

Call for papers (pdf)

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CFP: Fantastic versus Realism

Our Research Team on Fantastic Literature (University of Białystok, Poland) is pleased to invite everyone to its third conference

The Fantastic versus Realism and their relevance as literary conventions

which will be held in Białystok on November 16-17, 2017.

Call for papers (pdf)

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The New Americanist

Dear Colleagues,
In association with the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw, The Americanist will be relaunching as The New Americanist.
The New Americanist is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal publishing scholarly work on the United States and the Americas broadly considered. We are especially interested in work which includes a global perspective, introduces new critical approaches, and proposes theoretical frameworks to the study of the US. We welcome contributions from scholars from around the world and across the humanities and social sciences.

The New Americanist is planning a Fall 2018 release for its inaugural issue. If you are interested in contributing, please submit a 350-word abstract and 200-word biographical note by 31 July 2017 to newamericanistjournal@gmail.com. Completed articles of a 6000-8000 word length based on accepted abstracts by 31 December 2017.

The New Americanist comes out twice yearly in association with the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw. Please submit previously unpublished work only. All submissions will be subject to a double-blind peer review.

The New Americanist is always seeking book reviews and commentary. Please contact us if you are interested in contributing.

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Machines / Ravines: Negotiating the [Technological] Sublime

Machines / Ravines:
Negotiating the [Technological] Sublime

Dates: September 14-16, 2017
University of Łódź, Dept. of American Literature

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CFP: Media in America, America in Media

Media in America, America in Media

Department of American Studies and Department of Social Communication
Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin
25-26 May 2017

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2017 PAAS Conference

Polish Association for American Studies Annual Conference
Institute of English, Szczecin University,
18-20 October 2017

Call for papers

PERFORMING AMERICA

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