Category Calls for Papers/Abstracts/Submissions

Call for applications: 2018 DGPh History of Photography Research Award

  Since 1978, the History and Archives section of the German Photographic Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Photographie, DGPh) recognises scientific research in the history and theory of photography. The DGPh History of Photography Research Award 2016 will be open for all elements of research into photography’s many aspects. Besides aspects of traditional history and theory […]

CfP: ‘Faithful to our task’: 175 Years of Macmillan Publishing, 22 Oct 2018, London

This CfP was sent to us by our associated scholar Melanie Ramdarshan Bold. Proposals are sought for a one-day conference of papers related to Macmillan Publishing, organised by Bloomsbury CHAPTER (a cooperative venture between the Institute of English Studies at University of London and the Centre for Publishing at UCL) in partnership with Palgrave Macmillan […]

CfP: Interrupted Readings – Follow-On Readings, Bochum, 17-19 September 2018

The international conference “Lektüreabbruch – Anschlußlektüren: Journale lesen” (“Interrupted Reading – Follow-on Readings: Reading Journals”) will take place from 17-19 September 2018 at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. It will be organized by DFG Research Unit 2288, Journal Literature, in the framework of the programme priority “Coherence/interruption”. The aim of the conference is to examine journals of […]

CfP: Conf Print and Power, 21-23 June 2018, St Andrews

The St Andrews Book Conference: Print and Power 21-23 June 2018 Call for Papers In the early modern period print could make or break power. While scholars have focussed mainly on efforts by authorities to restrict the circulation of printed texts, civic and ecclesiastical authorities recognised the potential as well as the dangers of this […]

CfP: Periodicals In-Between, Paris, 27-29 June 2018

posted on behalf of Evanghelia Stead Periodicals in the Ecology of Print and Visual Cultures 7th International Conference of the European Society for Periodical Research (http://www.espr– 27–29 June 2018 in Paris The 7th annual conference of the European Society for Periodical Research will explore how periodicals from the eighteenth to the twenty-first century function as […]

Call for Posters: Junior Forum of the IBG Conference: The Future of Reading, 20-22 September 2017

How will we go about reading in another twenty, thirty or even fifty years? Will autonomously operating reading devices link up with one another and exchange information and stories tailored to the needs and reading habits of the user? Will readers vote via App on alternative endings of a multi-sensory novel? Will publishing houses become […]

CfP: WiG-Sponsored Session at the GSA: “Women in the Literary Marketplace” (October 2017, Atlanta, GA/USA)

nota bene: This CfP comes to us via a German Studies list but is certainly relevant to our readers and followers! Deadline: Feb 6, 2017! CALL FOR PAPERS WiG-Sponsored Session at the GSA: “Women in the Literary Marketplace” Submission Deadline: February 6, 2017 41st Annual Conference of the German Studies Association Atlanta, GA (October 5-8, […]