Tag: CFP

CFP: North American Victorian Studies Association Conference 2014

Victorian Classes and Classifications London, Ontario, Canada November 13-15, 2014 Victorian Britain belonged to the classifying age. Imperial expansion and new techniques of observation and production confronted Britons with an expanding universe of natural and man-made phenomena. In response, scientists, writers, artists, and educators sought to articulate some underlying sense […]

CFP: The Matter of Murder

With an entrenched mythology related to peacefulness and cooperation, a popular global reputation for model livability (alongside being boring), and historical crime rates amongst the lowest in the world, Canada cannot be said to seethe with a sense of murderousness. Its genres of storytelling, however, conjure an alternate […]

CFP: American Circuits, American Secrets

Call For Papers American Circuits, American Secrets September 18-21, 2014 /The Banff Centre – Banff, Alberta in conjunction with the 50th Anniversary Meeting ofThe Canadian Association for American Studies According to a top-secret 2009 National Security Agency report leaked by now infamous former NSA and CIA employee Edward […]

CFP: Cultural Crossings

*Deadline approaching: 1 November 2013* Cultural Crossings: Production, Consumption, and Reception across the Canada-US Border http://www.kent.ac.uk/ccusb/events/nottingham.html   Second international Culture and the Canada-US Border conference University of Nottingham, 20-22 June 2014   Keynote Speakers: Charles Acland, Danielle Fuller, and DeNel Rehberg Sedo Call for papers: The Leverhulme Trust-funded Culture and the […]

CFP: Visual and Material Literature

The Page: Visual and Material Literature 2014 Department of English Graduate Student Conference University of Ottawa 14-16 March 2014   Robert Darnton’s 1982 characterization of the growing field of book history as “interdisciplinarity run riot” in many ways continues to describe the state of the field in 2013. […]