2019 Annual Meeting - Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
Panel Title: Neoliberalism: Between Utopia and Dystopia
March 7th-10th, 2019
This panel seeks to examine utopian representations of (neo)liberalism in 20th century literature and culture, emphasizing comparative connections to (neo)liberal political philosophy and economic theory.
IFAU 2018 - 2nd International Forum on Architecture and Urbanism aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, and scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects related to Landscapes, Cities and Architecture within FRAGILE TERRITORIES. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and con
1818-2018 — the silent revolution: of fears, folly & the female
Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon
5-6 November 2018
In 2018 we celebrate events which took place two hundred years ago: the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and the birth of Emily Brontë. While the two events are markedly different, as the former is a tangible work of art and the latter more of a promise of what was to come, both have contributed to challenge an
We call for papers for the 8th Graduate Conference in Culture Studies. This edition will be on the theme of “Replacement and Replaceability and takes place in Lisbon on the 6th and 7th of December 2018. The conference is organized by The Lisbon Consortium in conjunction with the Research Centre for Communication and Culture at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa.
We aim to discuss the ways in which the concept of ‘replacement’ can be understood and pro
CFP VOLUME 10 IN BETWEEN [NARRATIVE ENVIRONMENTS] In our inaugural issue of 2009, we defined Int|AR’s focus on adaptive reuse as one that “includes not only the reuse of existing structures, but also the reuse of materials, transformative interventions, continuation of cultural phenomena through built infrastructure, connections across the fabric of time and space, and preservation of memory — all of which result in densely woven narratives of the built enviro
Humanities Bulletin is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed Journal which features original studies and reviews in the various branches of Humanities, including History, Literature, Philosophy, Arts. This journal is not allied with any specific school of thinking or cultural tradition; instead, it encourages dialogue be
International Journal of Sustainable Real Estate and Construction Economics call for paper / special issue proposal.
Topics include but not limited to: Application of economic theories for the sustainable built environment Sustainable waste management Green building finance, water management, civil engineering and hydrology Artificial intelligence and sustainable building Motivation and barriers in sustainable construction Policies, regulations and green
The Journal of South Texas English Studies is now welcoming submissions for its Winter 2019 issue, themed “Archival Research: Discovery, Truth, and Imagination. Submission deadline: November 15, 2018.
Archival research is crucial for scholarship in all disciplines. Within the archive, in whatever form it takes, is the opportunity to overlap chronological moments and movements which may have never met for any othe
Call for Chapter Proposals: Living Metal: Metal Scenes around the World
Metal music has been around since Black Sabbath hit the first chord on its song “Black Sabbath. Since that time Metal scenes are constantly being created, developed, stagnating, and growing all over the world—anywhere where Metal is played and cared about. Today, that means in just about every country on earth. This book, Living Metal: Metal Scenes around the World, is being publi
We are seeking proposals for papers focusing on the literature, culture, and social history of the British/Anglophone long-eighteenth century. This standing session entertains paper proposals on a wide variety of topics but particularly welcomes papers focusing on this year's special conference theme of "Acting, Roles, Stages."
Please send proposals to John C. Beynon (firstname.lastname@example.org) by June 27, 2018
Please submit abstracts and brief biographical information for consideration in the upcoming NeMLA convention using the following link:http://www.cfplist.com//nemla/Home/S/17510
Ezra Pound remains a controversial figure in the global literary landscape; however, despite this controversy, he continues to have a widespread and profound influence on contemporary poetics. The foundation of Pound’s poetry, such as The Cantos, is the intersection of borders and boundaries. He explores
In the American cultural imagination, the Midwest embodies the “home or “heart of the nation associated with frontier and rural values of promise, fertility, order, and stability, according to Joanna Jacobson in “The Idea of the Midwest. Jacobson argues that the Midwest has come to symbolize the quintessentially “American, speaking to “the impulse to invent a myth of commonality rooted in the physical landscape at the center of the con
This year we are experimenting with a two-part submission process intended to make the conference more participant-driven and democratic. The first step is this Call is for PANELS. We are also issuing a call for Pre/Post Conference Workshop proposals at this time. Proposals may be submitted until Sept. 1, 2018.
Conference panels may be proposed by anyone interested in organizing one. All panels are 90 minutes long and may take the form of a tra
Across the globe the liberal logic of capitalism and technocracy has seemingly triumphed, and with it a culture of secularism, now the dominant ideology of the liberal establishment that prefers progress to tradition, an individualized identity to a sense of shared belonging, and free choice to common purpose. As much as this regime has produced wealth, it has also generated inequality and dissatisfaction. The populist insurgency that is sweepin
I’m Already Dead: Essays on The CW’s iZombie and Vertigo’s iZOMBIE
Ashley Szanter, Weber State University
Jessica K. Richards, Weber State University
Editors Szanter and Richards seek original essays for an edited collection on Rob Thomas’s television series iZombie as well as the show’s graphic novel source material, Roberson and Allred’s iZOMBIE. Currently under contract
The research school is an intellectual union in search for proper methods applicable to a multi-level phenomenon of foreign/second language acquisition. The program of the school embraces two side of the definition of “method understanding it as 1) research methods associated with the mechanisms of language acquisition and 2) as methods of language teaching informed by research results and applied in the classroom. Thus, the school brings together the most successful practices in
Intelligent systems for human-robot interaction are not only expected to automatically acquire and manage knowledge through a variety of sensors but also expected to learn, adapt, and optimize their behaviour over time. Motivated by exciting and successful advances, biologically inspired models are becoming the choice in machine learning and computational intelligence to solve complex problems in a variety of applications. It goes from extraction of middle- and high-level abstract features, r