Gratzke, Michael, Hutton, Margaret-Anne and Whitehead, Claire [eds.]: Readings in Twenty-First-Century European Literatures (Oxford/Berne: Peter Lang, 2013)

Calls for Papers

Conferences, Workshops and Seminars

Women Writing across Cultures: Past, Present and Future
Friday, 26 - Sunday, 28 September 2014
Venue: St Hilda's College, Oxford
Closing date for submission of abstracts: 10 March 2014
Contacts: Ros Ballaster, Claudia Pazos Alonso and Pelagia Goulimari
Call for Papers / Programme / Registration

Intersect, Innovate, Interact: New Directions in Translation and Interpreting Studies
(10th Anniversary International Postgraduate Conference in Translation and Interpreting)
Wednesday, 29 - Friday, 31 October 2014
Venue: University of Manchester
Closing date for submission of abstracts: 30 April 2014
Contact: Organisers
Call for Papers

Experimental Narratives: From the Novel to Digital Storytelling
Thursday, 26 - Friday, 27 February 2015
Venue: Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London
Closing date for submission of abstracts: 1 September 2014
Contact: Godela Weiss-Sussex
Call for Papers


The international editorial board is pleased to announce the publication of altrelettere, a new, peer-reviewed and open access digital journal of Italian literature and gender studies, hosted by the University of Zurich. We welcome articles and reviews on any aspect of the topic of writing by and about women in the Italian literary context. There are no chronological limitations and contributions are accepted in all the main European languages. To explore the journal and for further details of how to submit contributions, including the style guide, see:

To Be or Not to Be a Mother: Choice, Refusal, Reluctance and Conflicts -
Motherhood and Female Identity in Italian Literature and Culture

eds. Joy Charnley and Laura Lazzari
Closing date for submission of proposals: 30 November 2014
Closing date for submission of articles: 30 April 2015
Contacts: Joy Charnley, Laura Lazzari
Call for Papers






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