New Directions in the Humanities: Call for Papers

The Sixteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, will be held on July 5-7, 2018 at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, USA. First held at the University of the Aegean on the island of Rhodes in Greece in 2003, the conference has moved its location each year to different countries and continents, each offering its […]

Thomson Ryberg Publications Call for Papers!

The International Journal of English Studies and Literature (IJESL) is an International online journal published Quarterly. The aim of IJESL is to publish peer reviewed research and review articles in the field of English. This journal is available here.  This journal aims to publish original research papers, literature reviews and professional papers, as well as short […]

Indiana University Graduate Conference: Call for Papers

The Student Advisory Board for the Department of Comparative Literature at Indiana University is pleased to announce the 2018 Comparative Literature Graduate Conference, “The End of the World: Tragedy, Catastrophe, Apocalypse. The conference will be held on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 in Bloomington, Indiana. See flyer above for more information.

Jet Fuel Review: Call for Submissions

Jet Fuel Reiew is international literary journal based out of Lewis University in Romeoville. IL. They are looking for nonfiction writers who are seeking publication to submit their best work to their journal. Jet Fuel Review is looking for quality pieces and they publish an aesthetically diverse range of writing. Deadline: October 15 For more information and to submit your […]

LGBTQ Studies Essay Contest

The LGBTQ Studies Program’s Creative and Scholarly Works Contest is now accepting submissions! The contest is interdisciplinary and accepts both academic scholarship and creative works in multiple medias addressing a theme, topic, or issue relevant to LGBTQ studies. Two entrants, one graduate and on undergraduate, will be selected for a $250 cash prize. Submissions are […]

FINAL REMINDER: Spring Conference Submissions are Due FRIDAY!

This Friday is the final day to submit to the 2017 Spring English Conference! The conference accepts both academic and creative writing submissions. Please submit soon! Full details available here. Send submissions to

Reminder: SPEC Submissions Due March 31!

This is a friendly reminder to English students and professors that the deadline to submit to the Spring English Conference is only a few short weeks away, Friday, March 31st ! Spring break is a great opportunity to review papers and pieces from finals and consider them for submission. Please see the flyer above for […]

The Official SPEC 2017 Call-for-Submissions is Here!

Its the English Department’s favorite time of year! The official call-for-submissions for the 8th Annual Spring English Conference (SPEC) has been released! The Spring English Conference is a unique opportunity for DePaul English students from across the entire department – graduate, undergraduate, creative, literary studies, publishing, major, and minors – to come together and share […]

CFP: Graduate Student Papers on Subjectivity, Perception, Ontology

The British Modernities Group (BMG) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites graduate students to present papers at its twelfth annual interdisciplinary conference, “Changing the Subject: Subjectivity, Habitus, Behavior, and the End of the Subject.” The conference focuses on bring together work in ontology, literature, philosophy, psychology, and related fields to consider how scholars have […]