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Grants and Research of the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 24, 2016 - 2:05pm


Grant
Religious Studies and Theology, British History / Studies, American History / Studies
https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/111233/historical-so...

 

Affect and the archive, archives and their affects: Archival Science. Volume 16 Number 1


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 24, 2016 - 1:59pm


Archival Science. Volume 16 Number 1 is now available online.
Special Issue: Affect and the Archive, Archives and their Affects

In this issue
Editorial
Affect and the archive, archives and their affects: an introduction to the special issue
Marika Cifor & Anne J. Gilliland
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Original Paper
Affecting relations: introducing affect theory to archival discourse
Marika Cifor
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Original Paper
Be/longing in the archival body: eros and the “Endearing” value of material lives
Jamie A. Lee

 

Call for Chapters Interrogating Gendered Pathologies


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 23, 2016 - 11:52am


Call for Chapters

 

ImageTexT Volume 8, Issue 3


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 23, 2016 - 11:28am


http://www.english.ufl.edu/imagetext/

ImageTexT Volume 8, Issue 3
Contents:
God A Stinks – Synesthesia in the Maya Afterlife by Amy Giroux
A conversation with Canadian illustrator, animation designer and comic book artist/writer Paul Rivoche by Jeffery Klaehn
Trauma, Memory, and Imagination in Paul Hornschemeier’s Mother, Come Home by Mitchell C. Lilly
Ambulatory Identities: Montijo’s Revision of Chicano/a Hybridity in Pablo’s Inferno by Jorge Santos
Review of The French Comics Theory Reader by Eric L. Berlatsky
Review of Ed vs. Yummy Fur:

 

Tutoring Second Language Writers


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 22, 2016 - 1:52pm


Tutoring Second
Language Writers
edited by Shanti Bruce and Ben Rafoth

 

The Barack Obama Presidency


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 22, 2016 - 1:45pm


Alisa Valentin, hjcomm@gmail.com

Howard Journal of Communications: SPECIAL ISSUE

The Barack Obama Presidency

Barack Obama's ascendancy to the Presidency of the United States in 2008
was historic and since then scholars have dissected his terms in office
by investigating several intersections, including race and power,
culture and communication, among others. In 2016, President Barack
Obama's presidency will come to an end. Yet, there are still several
academic interests that surround his tenure and the days that would

 

2016 Bruce E. Gronbeck Political Communication Research Award Call


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 18, 2016 - 7:25pm


2016 Bruce E. Gronbeck Political Communication Research Award Call

CALL FOR AWARD APPLICATIONS

Bruce E. Gronbeck Political Communication Research Award

Sponsored by

Carl Couch Center for Social and Internet Research

http://www.cccsir.com/

 

Bonnie Ritter Book Award Call for Submissions


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 17, 2016 - 3:11pm


Bonnie Ritter Book Award Call for Submissions

 

Elizabeth Eisenstein (October 11, 1923 – January 31, 2016)


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 17, 2016 - 3:10pm


Elizabeth Eisenstein (October 11, 1923 – January 31, 2016) -- 3 tributes from Princeton Research Forum

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Language and Literature February 2016; Vol. 25, No. 1


Submitted by syntaxfactory on February 16, 2016 - 3:35pm


Language and Literature
February 2016; Vol. 25, No. 1
Articles
‘The sickness stands at your shoulder …’: Embodiment and cognitive metaphor in Hornbacher’s Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia
Karsten Senkbeil and Nicola Hoppe

Revisiting Text World Theory and extended metaphor: Embedding and foregrounding extended metaphors in the text-worlds of the 2008 financial crash
Sam Browse

A comparable comparison? A corpus stylistic analysis of the Italian translation of Julian Barnes’ Il Senso di una Fine and the original text The Sense of an Ending
Jane Helen Johnson