Francophone Postcolonial Studies and Book Culture Institute of Germanic and Romance Studies, University of London Submit 300-word abstracts plus 50-100 words of biography to Conference Secretary, Ruth Bush sfpsconference2013 [at] gmail.com Papers can be in English or French.
11 Jun 2013
Renaissance Society of America The Program Committee welcomes submissions for individual papers or panels on any aspect of Renaissance studies, or the era ca. 1300–1700. See website for details.
26 Jul 2013
Bibliographical Society of Australia & New Zealand (BSANZ) Theme: Bibliography in the Digital Age Queries & 250 word abstracts to: Conference Convenor, Maggie Patton, Manager, Original Materials, State Library of New South Wales, Macquarie Street, Sydney, 2000 (mpatton [at] sl.nsw.gov.au)
01 Sep 2013
Community Libraries: Connecting Readers in the Atlantic World, 1650-1850 AHRC Research Network – For further information see CFP Send 500-word abstract and cv to Principal Investigator Dr Mark Towsey (towsey [at] liverpool.ac.uk)
Book History Workshop Institut d'histoire du livre (Lyon) offers 4 advanced courses in book and printing history, taught by Marianne Besseyre, Krisitan Jensen, Anne Moeglin-Delcroix with Francoise Lonardoni and Nicholas Pickwoad. Fee: 450 euros for one course (4 days) More information: http://raphaele-mouren.enssib.fr/workshop_2013
Meets 4 - 9 August 2013
Colorado Rare Book School See SHARP's calendar for more information Fee: Register by May 31st (tuition $1250; thereafter, $1500)
The CEA Critic Special Issue on Digital Humanities Pedagogy Queries and proposals not exceeding 500 words to: digitalhumanities [at] ttu.edu . Final articles not to exceed 3,000-5,000 words. Consult The CEA Critic site for formatting guidelines
01 Jul 2013
Early African American Children’s Literature: An anthology of original essays This collection of essays seeks to recover and reframe the literature aimed at the black child. The main focus should be on African American children as readers, students, or authors. Queries or send a 750 - 1000 word abstract Anna Mae Duane (amduane1 [at] gmail.com) and Kate Capshaw Smith (Capshaw [at] uconn.edu
02 Sep 2013
Special Issue of Women’s Writing : 'Queens of the Marketplace: 19th C. women writers and the rise of the bestseller' Please submit articles for consideration between 4,000-7000 words to Clare Gill, University of Southampton (c.gill [at] soton.ac.uk) or Clare Clarke, Trinity College Dublin (clarkc11 [at] tcd.ie)
See journal site
Authorship A peer-reviewed, open access e-journal, welcoming articles in English on the cultural performance of authorship in any contemporary or historical literary milieu
Book 2.0 Publishes articles and reviews on book creation, design, marketing, and book consumption. Aims to promote and share best practices in the teaching of writing, illustration, book design and production, and publishing.
Library of the Written Word Peer-reviewed book series related to the history of the book Submit proposals to Stephanie Paalvast; include your name, affiliation, a tentative title, a brief description of the contents, and its aim and scope.
Reading Experience Database Project On-going research, to accumulate data about the reading experiences of readers of all nationalities in Britain and those of British subjects abroad from 1450 to 1945
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SHARP News Reviewers Reviewers needed for books, exhibitions, and conferences
Grolier Club Publications Manager
Send résumé, cover letter, and the names of 3 references to:
Publications Manager Search Committee
The Grolier Club
47 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022
Posted 06 May 2013 Open until filled