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Call For Papers: Transnational Monstrosity in Popular Culture

Saturday 3rd June 2017, York St John University This one-day conference will explore the figure of the monster in transnational popular culture, across cinema, television, games, comics and literature, as well as through fandoms attached to global monster cultures. It … Continue reading

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CFP: Literary London 13–14 July 2017

‘Fantastic London: Dream, Speculation and Nightmare’ Hosted by the Institute of English Studies, University of London Joseph Gandy, ‘Bank of England as a Ruin’, 1830, Oil on Canvas, Soane Museum, London  Call for Papers (deadline: 1 February 2017)Proposals are invited for papers, comprised … Continue reading

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CFP: All about Cinderella: retellings in the cultural imagination

University of Bedfordshire, 9-10 June 2017 Three-hundred and nineteen years since the publication of Charles Perrault’s famous Histories du Temps Passé, the myth of Cinderella remains integral to many current facets of our cultures. Inspired by the University of Bedfordshire’s … Continue reading

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Monstrously Good Fun with Sheffield Gothic

I’ve neglected the blog somewhat while I’ve been in post-submission/pre-Viva limbo. This is mostly because I was lucky enough to be able to switch to full time hours just as I submitted. While I’m still waiting on the Viva, I have … Continue reading

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CFP: Death and Culture Conference

Thursday 1 September 2016, 12.30pm to Wednesday 3 Speaker: Jacque Lynn Foltyn, Sarah Tarlow, Michele Aaron Location: TFTV, University of York Campus Email: deathandculture2016@york.ac.uk Call for Papers Keynotes Registration Death and Culture How can we, as academics, understand cultural responses … Continue reading

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CFP: Fantastic Material(s) Things and the Workings of the Non-Real

7-8 July 2016, Sosnowiec, Poland Institute of English Cultures and Literatures (IECL) The conference aims to address the use of materiality by the fantastic in its  aesthetic, narrative and world building strategies. In the broadest sense then, the conference wishes … Continue reading

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CFP: In-Between: Liminal Spaces in Canadian Literature and Culture

Conference to be held on June 2 to 4, 2015 at University of Graz, Austria. Abstract due: January 10, 2015 http://amerikanistik.uni-graz.at/de/conference-in-between-liminal-spaces… Proposals of no more than 300 words, together with the name, institutional affiliation and a bio blurb (max. 150 … Continue reading

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