Calls for Papers

Call for Papers:

Cultural Studies & Comparative Literature /

Moving Image & Media Studies Conference

October 12th-13th, 2018 

Applications are invited for a Trans-Atlantic Summer Institute (TASI) to be held 18-29 June 2018 at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, on the subject of “Transforming Environments in Europe and North America: Narratives, Histories, Cultures.” The institute is designed to help graduate students in German and European Studies frame and develop their dissertation projects to better address the past, present, and future of global environmental problems, along with the discourses and cultures that shape and are shaped by these problems.

Applications are due March 1, 2018.


Why Do Animal Studies?:

The Turn to the Quasi-, Post-, Anti-, Non-, Para-
A Reprise of the 2014 Conference,

Thursday, April 26 and Friday, April 27, 2018, *N.B., Date Change*
at The University of Chicago and Northwestern University,

with a Keynote Performance by
Adam Zaretsky (Marist College)

Call for Papers: The Oceanic Turn - ACLA

March 29 - April 1, 2018 at UCLA

Abstracts due September 23, 2017 via ACLA website.


Panel Co-Organizers

Christina Gerhardt - Associate Professor, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

Teresa Shewry - Associate Professor, University of California at Santa Barbara


“The Oceanic Turn”

Call for Papers: Partnership and Environment, Fall 2017 Issue of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Partnership Studies.  Have you been thinking about or practicing partnership approaches in your work with the environment? Are you thinking or working toward cultural transformation as part of your environmental work? Please consider submitting your theories, research, case studies, or other writing on these topics to the Fall 2017 Issue of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Partnership Studies themed issue on Partnership and Environment.