We’re interested in the very, very contemporary literature written in Spanish across waters and States… Literature of the new century that explores the boundaries between different media, flirting with the online world –being completely digital, or not.
Hybridity lovers, media mutants, poetas del XXI, bienvenidos.
This is a two-part publication that contains a facsimile of the original story “Vísceras de la ciudad” by Rosa Arciniega (including an introduction) and a 7,500-word academic critical analysis of the story. Of interest to specialists in urban literature, women’s literature, social literature, and popular culture.
I would like to invite you to the presentation of the English translation of Agustín Fernández Mallo’s Pixel Flesh (Carne de Píxel) by my dear colleague and friend Zachary Rockwell Ludington.
The Embassy of Spain will host an online presentation and reading on Friday, October 9 at 3pm EST. Zachary will be joined by Agustín and…[Read more]
Dear colleagues:I’d like to invite you to submit a proposal for the seminar at ACLA that I am organizing together with Rosalía Cornejo-Parriego. As you can read below, the seminar welcomes contributions on any medium, including digital texts and social media, so you may find it attractive. ¡Muchas gracias!
Title: The Shaping of Afro-Spaniard I…[Read more]
Gema Pilar Pérez-Sánchez started the topic Affective Appr. to the Study of Contemp. Spanish LGBTQI Culture – Schedule MLA in the discussion 21st Century Hybrid Spanish Literature on MLA Commons 3 years ago
MLA 2020 Seattle Working Group on Affective Approaches to the Study of Contemporary Spanish LGBTQI Culture. This is the SCHEDULE of meetings and presentes at the conference and the ABSTRACTS of papers.
Attached please find a detailed scheduled for each of the three MLA Conventions sessions of this working group and the abstracts of each of t…[Read more]
The Comparative World Literature program at CSULB is excited to announce a new tenure-track position. We are looking for a colleague whose research is in the medical or health humanities and who could teach courses in our health humanities minor (that we are constructing at this very moment), such as Literature and Medicine. We are particularly…[Read more]
The term ‘Ladino’ has been used by some scholars in reference to the language spoken by the Sephardic Jews. Sometimes it has been used in reference to the language spoken by the Jews in Medieval Spain while at other times scholars have used this term in reference to the language spoken by the Sephardim of the Ottoman Empire in the centuries fol…[Read more]
Aula lírica. Revista sobre poesía ibérica e iberoamericana invites submissions for its issue number 9 (2017).
Aula lírica is an electronic peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to the study of Iberian and Ibero-American poetry. It publishes essays, notes, and reviews, in Spanish, English, and Portuguese, on all periods, movements, and app…[Read more]
The 2014 PAMLA Conference in Riverside, California (Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2014) will encounter the theme “Familiar Spirits.” We invite participants to consider papers on magic, conjuring, spirits, hauntings, Spiritualism, and manifestations as well as presentations that treat the familiar, familial, and the commonplace in relation to the paranormal,…[Read more]
Call for Papers
WORLDS and WORDS
29th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities
Sponsored by the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
University of West Georgia, College of Arts and Humanities
October 30-November 1, 2014
Deadline Extended until July 22nd
We welcome submissions from across…[Read more]
Special session, ”New Digital Vanguards in Spanish Literature” has been approved for inclusion in the program for the 2014 MLA convention in Chicago. Elika Ortega (U of Western Ontario), Sergi Rivero-Navarro (Harvard), Marcos Wasem (Bard College) and myself, Alex Saum-Pascual (UC Berkeley) will be discussing emergent digital literature in the His…[Read more]
CALL FOR PAPERS: PAMLA 2013
November 1-3 San Diego, California
Special Session (Spanish): Children of the Spanish Transition
Proposals are welcome for papers exploring the work of contemporary artists (writers, poets, painters, designers) born circa 1970 in Spain, and thus, children of the transition to democracy following the death of…[Read more]
MLA 2014 -129th MLA Annual Convention
Call for Papers: Special Session –New Digital Vanguards in Spanish Literature
Papers exploring the relationship between new media technologies and recent experimental changes in Spanish-language literature (aesthetics, themes, means of distribution, hybrid genres, mutli-platform, etc).
Proposal Deadline: M…[Read more]
PAMLA 2013 – San Diego, November 1-3
111th Annual Conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
Call for Papers: Special Session – Children of the Spanish Transition
Papers exploring the work of artists born circa 1970 in Spain, and thus, children of the transition to democracy following the death of dictator Francisco F…[Read more]