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CFP: Diamonds Are Forever at 60 (and 45)

Diamonds Are Forever at 60 (and 45): A Special Panel at the Southern Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) conference When: November 4-6, 2016 Where: Jacksonville, Florida, USA Submission guidelines: By June 3rd please send a 250-300 word abstract, brief bio, and A/V requirements to Oliver Buckton, Florida Atlantic University 2016 marks the sixtieth anniversary of the publication of Ian Fleming’s fourth James Bond novel, Diamonds Are Forever (the …

CFP: Understanding Material Loss Across Time and Space Conference

Understanding Material Loss Across Time and Space Conference When: 17-18 February 2017 Where: University of Birmingham, UK Submission guidelines: Please send proposals (250 words max per paper) for papers and panels to conference organizer Kate Smith (k.smith@bham.ac.uk) by Friday 14 October 2016. Papers should not exceed 20 minutes. Roundtable panels featuring 5-6 papers of 10 minutes each or other innovative formats are encouraged. Understanding Material Loss intends to …

CFP: Women & Work in Literature

CFP: Women & Work in Literature; Special Session at Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) When: Friday, November 11 – Sunday, November 13, 2016 Where: Pasadena, California, USA Submission guidelines: Please send 50 word abstracts & 250 word proposals to session co-chair Susanne Weil at Susanne.beekeeper@gmail.com or sweil@centralia.edu by June 10, 2016. PAMLA also requests that proposals be submitted through their website at www.pamla.org. How do writers represent …

CFP: “Retailing in Emerging Markets,” 2nd edition.

Call for Book Chapter Contributors: “Retailing in Emerging Markets”, 2nd edition. (Revision to first edition) Editors: Shubha Bennur, University of Nebraska-Lincoln  and Jaya Halepete, Svaha Inc Publisher: Fairchild Books, a Bloomsbury Publishing Imprint When: First draft submission deadline: June 7, 2016. Final draft Submission: June 22, 2016. For additional information/clarifications please contact sbennur2@unl.edu. The book will cover chapters emphasizing on apparel and fashion industries in 9 different emerging markets. It …

CFP: Greenwood Fashion: Clothing, Textiles, Skins, and Furs in the Ongoing Robin Hood Legend

Greenwood Fashion: Clothing, Textiles, Skins, and Furs in the Ongoing Robin Hood Legend Who: International Association for Robin Hood Studies; Southeastern Medieval Association Where: University of Tennessee, Knoxville When: 6-8 October 2016 Submission guidelines: Please send a 300 word abstract and brief bio to Sherron Lux and Melissa Ridley Elmes by 16 May 2016. For this session, the organizers welcome 20-minute papers from any discipline, including interdisciplinary papers, which examine some …

CFP: Polite and Impolite Pleasures: Entertaining the Georgian City

Polite and Impolite Pleasures: Entertaining the Georgian City  Where: Fairfax House, York, UK When: Friday 21 October 2016 Submission Guidelines: Send proposals of around 200 words, accompanied by a brief one-paragraph biography, to fairfaxhousesymposium@gmail.com by Friday 29 July 2016. The Georgian era saw a great increase in the variety of entertainments available to an expanding and urbanising population, and it was in towns and cities that eighteenth-century …

CFP: Fashion: Now & Then: Fashion as Art

Fashion: Now & Then: Fashion as Art Call for Presentations & Artwork When: October 20 – 22, 2016 Where: LIM College, New York City, NY. The event will take place in the LIM College Townhouse (12 E. 53rd Street between Fifth & Madison Avenues). Submission Due Date: Monday, June 6, 2016 Date of Notification: Monday, June 27, 2016. Proposals for presentations should include: the name, title, affiliation, email address, photo (300 dpi), …

CFP: Fashion // Intersections: Bodies, Cultures, Spaces

Fashion // Intersections: Bodies, Cultures, Spaces When: 15th July 2016 Where: London College of Fashion, 20 John Prince’s Street, London, W1G 0BJ Submission guidelines: Please submit abstracts of no more than 250 words to fashionintersections@gmail.com  by 29th April 2016. Proposals will be blind-reviewed by the organising committee. Applicants invited to present will be asked to prepare a 15-20 minute paper presentation and provide a 150-word biography. New …

CFP: Tradition & Innovation: Challenges for Fashion and Luxury in the 21st Century

Global Fashion Conference 2016: Tradition & Innovation: Challenges for Fashion and Luxury in the 21st Century Where: Stockholm University When: 20th and 21st of October Deadline for the submission of abstracts: before the 31st of May. Send to: globalfashionconference@gmail.com. The title of the abstract should be no longer than 12 words, and the abstract itself should have between 250 and 400 words and up to five keywords. Abstracts …

CFP: The Culture of Collaborations: New Directions in Clothing and Textiles Teaching and Research

The Culture of Collaborations: New Directions in Clothing and Textiles Teaching and Research Who: 3rd International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and Korean Society of Clothing and Textiles (KSCT) Joint Symposium When: November 8-11, 2016 Where: Hyatt Regency Vancouver Vancouver, Canada Submission deadline: April 1, 2016 Submission guidelines: Submit your Cover Page and Abstract via email to 1) Authors from ITAA: Dr. Marie-Eve Faust, Ecole Superieure de Mode, ESG, …

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