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Position at U of Winnipeg, apply by July 15, 2015


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 11, 2015 - 9:33pm


From http://cssr-scer.ca/position-at-winnipeg-apply-july-15-2015/

Position at U of Winnipeg, apply by July 15, 2015

The Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications at the University of Winnipeg invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to carry out an innovative research program, teach undergraduate courses (including first-year writing courses), and contribute to curriculum and program development. Subject to budgetary approval, this appointment will be effective January 1, 2016.

 

Grants from the Coalition of Women Scholars, 2015 edition


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 11, 2015 - 9:32pm


Sponsor: Idaho Humanities Council
Program Number: 71844
Title: Major Grants
E-mail: rick@idahohumanities.org
Web Site: http://www.idahohumanities.org/?p=grants
Program URL: http://www.idahohumanities.org/grants/2013_grant_guidelines.pdf
SYNOPSIS: The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC) provides support
for projects focusing on literature, history, philosophy, ethics,
languages, archaeology, art history, and other humanities disciplines
involving Idaho citizens.
Deadline(s): 09/15/2015
01/15/2016

DEADLINE NOTE

 

DCQR Black Feminist Thought Special Issue Editorial Board & Final Call


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 10, 2015 - 6:19pm


DCQR Black Feminist Thought Special Issue Editorial Board & Final Call

Cultivating Promise and Possibility: Black Feminist Thought as an Innovative, Interdisciplinary, and International Framework

Special Issue Guest Editor: Rachel Alicia Griffin – Southern Illinois University

 

Call for Papers: Topoi–Reasoning, Argumentation, and Critical Thinking Instruction


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 9, 2015 - 6:19am


Call for Papers: Topoi–Reasoning, Argumentation, and Critical Thinking Instruction
Submission Deadline: 30 OCTOBER 2015

Topic: Reasoning, Argumentation, Critical Thinking Instruction (RACT)

Journal: TOPOI (http://www.springer.com/philosophy/journal/11245)

Peer review stage: about 8 weeks

Submission of revised papers: January 2016

Online-first publication expected: April 2016

 

Adaptation, Awards Culture, and the Value of Prestige


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 9, 2015 - 6:17am


Adaptation, Awards Culture, and the Value of Prestige
full name / name of organization:
EDITED COLLECTION
contact email:
eric.sandberg[at]oulu.fi kenkar[at]bilkent.edu.tr
Adaptation studies has recently grown into a vibrant, wide-ranging field of study. Scholars in literary, media, and cultural studies have used the concepts of adaptation and intertextuality to explore how content negotiates the transition from text to image, image to text, and across media platforms and/or cultures of production and reception.

 

Mosaic CFP: Letters


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 9, 2015 - 6:16am


Mosaic CFP: Letters
full name / name of organization:
Mosaic, a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature
contact email:
mosaconf@umanitoba.ca
Mosaic
a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature
Call for Submissions
Letters

 

Call for Papers, “Gender and Citizenship Conference,” February 18-21, 2016


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 4, 2015 - 1:20pm


Call for Papers, “Gender and Citizenship Conference,” February 18-21, 2016

Sponsored by the Department of Communication and the Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University

 

Participations: Journal of Audience and Reception Studies - new issue!


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 4, 2015 - 12:40pm


Judith E. Rosenbaum, judith.rosenbaum-andre@asurams.edu

Participations: Journal of Audience and Reception Studies - new issue!

Participations, The Journal for Audience and Reception Studies has published its latest issue online at http://www.participations.org

 

Call for Papers--Book on Mad Magazine


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 3, 2015 - 10:34am


Judith Lee, leej@ohio.edu

Call for Papers--Book on Mad Magazine

Call for papers for a book on Mad magazine. We are looking for scholarly examinations of the magazine, its humor, its artists, its cultural and political impact, and its influence. The book is under consideration by a major university press, and will expand what was covered in a recent special issue of Studies in American Humor. Here is the link to the contents of that issue: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5325/studamerhumor.issue-30

 

"#EverydaySexism passed off as career advice?"


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 2, 2015 - 8:29am


Via:
https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/06/02/aaas-pulls-sexist-advice-...

"'His attention on your chest may be unwelcome, but you need his attention on your science and his best advice.'