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Save the Date: Jack London Society 14th Biennial Symposium, Oct. 11-14, 2018, Las Vegas

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Jack London Society Call for Papers: American Literature Association 29th Annual Conference May 24-27, 2018 San Francisco, CA

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Paper submissions are invited for the Jack London Society (https://jacklondonsociety.org/) panel at the American Literature Association 29th Annual Conference, May 24-27, 2018, Hyatt Regency, 5 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA. Papers may address any aspect… Continue reading

The Documentary Jack London: American Original opens on September 25, 2017

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  Leemmle Theaters will be screening the documentary Jack London: American Original this September. For more information and to watch the trailer for the documentary visit the Leemmle Theaters website at https://www.laemmle.com/films/42615. Ben Goldstein will be… Continue reading

The exhibit Jack London dans les mers du Sud (Jack London in the South Seas) will run from September 8, 2017 to January 7, 2018 at the Centre de la Vieille Charite in Marseille, France.

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The exhibit Jack London dans les mers du Sud (Jack London in the South Seas) will run from September 8, 2017 to January 7, 2018 at the Centre de la Vieille Charite in… Continue reading

Call for Papers Life and Works of Jack London Jack London Society Popular Culture Association March 28-31, 2018 Indianapolis, Indiana

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The Jack London Society invites papers that address the life and works of prolific American author, Jack London. While all topics are welcome, particular emphasis will be placed on his works that address… Continue reading

Jack London’s Medical Kit Examined for Historical Connections

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CHRISTIAN KALLEN INDEX-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER About 80,000 people visit the House of Happy Walls at Jack London State Park every year, taking the time to view the displays of the author’s life and… Continue reading

“Haunting Realities”–New title in the Studies in American Literary Realism & Naturalism series at U of Alabama Press

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  Following the golden age of British Gothic in the late eighteenth century, the American Gothic’s pinnacle is often recognized as having taken place during the decades of American Romanticism. However, Haunting Realities… Continue reading

Women’s Studies Special Issue on Charmian Kittredge London with guest editor Amy Tucker. The issue includes articles by Iris Dunkle, Susan Nuernberg, Clarice Stasz, Jay Williams, Amy Tucker, and Sara S. ‘Sue” Hodson

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Women’s Studies An inter-disciplinary journal Volume 46, 2017 – Issue Table of Contents Editorial Introduction Amy Tucker Pages: 269-272 Published online: 14 Apr 2017 First Page Preview | Full Text | PDF (331… Continue reading

How Journalists Shaped American Foreign Policy: A Case Study of Japan’s Military Seizure of Korea in 1905, by Daniel A. Metraux

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  Daniel A. Metraux’s latest book on how Western journalists covered the Japanese seizure of Korea in 1904-05. Unbalanced and biased reporting led to wide discrepancies in coverage. Reporters covered include George Kennan,… Continue reading

Jack London and Ernest Hemingway: Special Issue of Studies in American Naturalism

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Special Issue: Jack London and Ernest Hemingway Guest Editor: Kenneth K. Brandt Essays Introduction, Kenneth K. Brandt Becoming with Animals: Sympoiesis and the Ecology of Meaning in London and Hemingway, Ryan Hediger Last… Continue reading