CLAJ second Publishing Workshop Planned for the 2018 Convention

CLAJ, in partnership with CLA, invites 2018 CLA Convention participants who are graduate students or junior faculty to submit article-length essays for consideration in its second “publication lab”—a special session designed to help participants develop their conference papers, graduate seminar papers, and dissertation chapters into articles for publication in peer-reviewed journals.  Submitters of selected essays will receive on-the-spot feedback on their essays from […]

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The CLA Spring 2018 Newsletter

The CLA Spring 2018 Newsletter is now available. Check out our big news about CLAJ and JSTOR! Read the entire Newsletter TODAY. To access this post, you must purchase Regular Membership, Life Membership, Retiree Membership, Institutional Membership, Student Membership or Life Membership Pending.

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CLAJ 60.3

The CLA Journal (ISSN 0007-8549) is a peer-reviewed quarterly publication by the College Language Association. It is issued in March, June, September, and December of each year. CLAJ publishes critical essays on African Diasporan language, literature, and cultural studies; seminal interviews; and book reviews. You can download a PDF of the full journal issue or […]

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CLAJ Darwin T. Turner Best Essay Award

The College Language Association Journal Announces The Annual Darwin T. Turner Best Essay Award The inaugural CLAJ Best Essay Award will be given to an essay author chosen from any issue of volumes 58-60 of CLAJ. Criteria for selection includes (1) Effective engagement with the history of ideas (i.e. use of secondary sources), (2) Strength of […]

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The Post-Obama Ethos CFP

“The Post-Obama Ethos: The Transnational U.S. in the Aftermath of Hope” International Interdisciplinary Symposium Symposium Sponsors: Obama Institute & Georgia State University Host Institution: Georgia State University March 22 – 23, 2018 Call For Papers The English Department of Georgia State University and its departmental partners in collaboration with the Obama Institute for Transnational American […]

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CFP: ALARA 2018 Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS ALARA 2018 CONFERENCE “Citizenship and National Politics: Race in the 21st Century” AUGUST 7-11, 2018 http://www.alarascholars.org/ Submission deadline Monday, February 19, 2018. Notifications of acceptance will be sent on a rolling basis, with all notifications sent by March 5, 2018. The conference organizers are soliciting one-page abstracts for papers in Spanish, English, […]

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CFP for the Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW) Conference

CFP for the SSAWW 2018 Triennial Conference in Denver, Colorado Conference Theme: “Resistance and Recovery across the Americas” November 7-11, 2018 | The Westin Denver Downtown From Anne Hutchinson to Phillis Wheatley to the Crunk Feminist Collective, American women writers have historically engaged in resistance in their creative/activist works, pushing against restrictive gender norms, a […]

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Georgia Southern University – British Literature Assistant Professor

Georgia Southern University’s Department of Literature invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in nineteenth-century British literature. The full text advertisement, including information about the department, faculty, and the complete position announcement with all qualifications and application instructions, is available at http://class.georgiasouthern.edu/litphi and at http://apptrkr.com/1135556. Screening of applications begins February 5, 2018, and continues until […]

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