GraduateCalls for Papers

Graduate – Current – Calls for Papers


Various and Interdisplinary Topics


Contradicting Contradictions: Interrogating Humanities-based Scholar Activism in the Neoliberal University
6th Annual Interdisciplinary Humanities Graduate Student Conference
UC Merced
April 11-13, 2019
Proposal Deadline: December 15, 2018
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The Story of Remembrance: The Future of Memory and Memories of the Future
Annual Meeting of The American Comparative Literature Association
Georgetown University, Washington, DC
March 7-10, 2019
Proposal Deadline: September 20, 2018
Conference Flyer

Borders and Cross-Cultural Encounters
Southwest English Symposium (SWES) Annual Conference
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
March 1-2, 2019
Proposal Deadline: December 15, 2018
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Octavia Butler’s Afrofuturistic Visions: Reframing Identity, Culture, and History
Northeast Modern Language Association 50th Anniversary Convention
Washington, DC
March 21-24, 2019
Proposal Deadline: September 30, 2018
Conference Website


Contemporary American Literature


Fourth Annual Post45 Graduate Symposium
Michigan State University / University of Michigan
May 10-11, 2019
Proposal Deadline: November 5, 2018
Conference Flyer


Gender Studies


Feminists Confronting the Carceral State
Thinking Gender 2019
UCLA Center for the Study of Women
Los Angeles, CA
February 22, 2019
Proposal Deadline: October 28, 2018
Conference Website


Medieval, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies


Milton and Materiality: A Symposium
UC Berkeley – Townsend Center Working Group for The History of the Book
February 16, 2019
Proposal Deadline: December 1, 2018
Conference Flyer

The Weight of Antiquity: Early-Modern Classicisms
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
University of Chicago Departments of Romance Languages, Classics, and the France Chicago Center
February 23, 2019
Proposal Deadline: November 1, 2018
Conference Flyer

The Global North — Spaces, Connections, and Networks before 1700
Stockholm University
Stockholm, Sweden
August 12-14, 2019
Proposal Deadline: December 15, 2018
Conference Flyer