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Recalling the past: A trip down memory lane | November 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Languages Graduate Student Association (LANGSA) - University of Connecticut
contact email: 
langsa.uconn@gmail.com

Date: November 15, 2013
Venue: Wilbur Cross Building, 233 Glenbrook Road, Storrs CT

[UPDATE] Virginia Universities and Race Histories conference November 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
UCARE (University and Community Action for Racial Equity)
contact email: 
universitiesandracehistories@gmail.com

Virginia Universities and Race Histories
Call for Proposals
The University of Virginia: November 8th (evening) and 9th, 2013

Joy/La joie (February 27th - March 1st 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature - University of Toronto
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

JOY

Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

[UPDATE] New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - 01/30/14 - 02/01/14 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com

New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

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full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014.

PCA/ACA National Conference: BDSM/Kink/Fetish Studies: Chicago, IL April 16-19, 2014 (Deadline Nov. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
mmartinez@shsu.edu

We are interested in any and all topics about or related to the study of BDSM, sexual kink, or sexual fetishes in all genres, all media, all countries, all kinds, and all eras.

CEAMAGazine Call for Papers (Oct. 15 annual deadline for March publication)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

CEAMAGazine, the peer-reviewed journal of the College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group, appears once a year and publishes studies based on writing research, discussions of pedagogy, literar

Update Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr

Call for Papers: Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

The Supernatural Studies Journal is now accepting proposals for a themed issue on the supernatural in the nineteenth century (due Winter 2014), guest edited by Janine Hatter and Sara Williams.

[UPDATE] CFP: GAMES OF LATE MODERNITY (the Netherlands January 15-17, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / International School for Philosophy
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

Call for papers: Games of Late Modernity
Johan Huizinga’s Homo Ludens: 75 Years Later (January 15-17 2014)
An Interdisciplinary Conference on Play as the grounding Structure of Reality

15th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil15@inter-disciplinary.net

15th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

Saturday 22nd March – Monday 24th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

CFP: 4th Global Conference: Trauma: Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ttp4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Trauma: Theory and Practice

Saturday 22nd March – Tuesday 25th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

CFP: 4th Global Conference: Spirituality in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
s21-4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Spirituality in the 21st Century

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Deadline Approaching. Second Chances, Final Glances: Media Afterlives -

full name / name of organization: 
University of Pittsburgh/ Film Studies Graduate Student Organization (FSGSO)
contact email: 
pittfilmgradconference@gmail.com

University of Pittsburgh, October 18-19, 2013
Hosted by the Film Studies Graduate Student Organization (FSGSO)
EXTENDED Deadline: July 17, 2013

Upcoming Deadline Reminder: New England Theatre Conference, October 24-27, Natick MA

full name / name of organization: 
New England Theatre Conference
contact email: 
sklein@westfield.ma.edu

The New England Theatre Conference is soliciting papers for its 62nd annual convention that address this year’s theme, Looking Beyond First Impressions: Diversity and Multiculturalism in the Perform

Visions of Texts: Representations of Textual Symbols, Images, and Motifs

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Fullerton's Sigma Tau Delta
contact email: 
sierratavasolian@gmail.com

Faulkner and History (Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference, July 20-24, 2014, University of Mississippi)

full name / name of organization: 
Jay Watson, Director, Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha
contact email: 
jwatson@olemiss.edu

The 41st annual Faulkner & Yoknapatawpha conference will be devoted to an interdisciplinary conversation between literary scholars and historians exploring the rich relationship between history and th

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: The Patient: Therapeutic Approaches

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pat4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: The Patient: Therapeutic Approaches

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

1st Global Conference: Letters and Letter Writing (March, 2014:Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
letters1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Letters and Letter Writing

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

9th Global Conference: Creative Engagements: Thinking With Children

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ce9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Creative Engagements: Thinking With Children

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call For Presentations:

CFP for essay collection: Sound Changes: Improvisation, Social Practice, and Cultural Difference

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Fischlin, Eric Porter
contact email: 
dfischli@uoguelph.ca, ecporter@ucsc.edu

CFP/Call for Papers
Sound Changes: Improvisation, Social Practice, and Cultural Difference

[REGISTRATION REMINDER]: Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Maja Milatovic and Lena Wånggren, University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
criticalpedagogies@ed.ac.uk

Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution symposium (6 of September 2013, University of Edinburgh): Deadline for registration: 1st of August.

Panel on "Commons Within and Beyond Nation"

full name / name of organization: 
C19: "Commons," Third Biennial Conference, March 13-16, 2014, UNC-Chapel Hill
contact email: 
dlawrimore@ufl.edu

In recent years, scholars invested in a historical materialist approach have offered an analysis of the early national period that views the American populace as comprised of various classes, factions

Call for Undergrad Work on Civil Rights and Race

full name / name of organization: 
Queen City Writers, University of Cincinnati
contact email: 
qcwriters@gmail.com

The year 2013 marks several important anniversaries related to, directly leading up to, and resulting from the American Civil Rights Movement.

Essay Collection: Comic Continuations and Adaptations

full name / name of organization: 
Margo Collins / Nadine Farghaly
contact email: 
m.bond-collins@snhu.edu

Comic Continuations and Adaptations

2013 SAMLA Conference "Cultures, Contexts, Images, Texts: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds" Poster Session

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
samla@gsu.edu

Visual Representations of Scholarly Work

6th Global Conference,Hope (March 2014, Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hope6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global ConferenceHope

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call For Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Experiential Learning in Virtual Worlds (March 2014, Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
elvw4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global ConferenceExperiential Learning in Virtual Worlds

Saturday 22nd March – Monday 24th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

CFP: BLESOK 91 (Articles and Reviews Needed)

full name / name of organization: 
BLESOK 91
contact email: 
belagligorova@blesok.com.mk

We are seeking articles/reviews/essays for the upcoming edition of the international, bi-monthly, peer-reviewed journal BLESOK (blesok.mk).

8th International IDEA Conference: Studies in Englis will be held at Sitki Kocman Mugla University, Mugla, Turkey on 16–18 April

full name / name of organization: 
IDEA (English Language and Literature Research Association)
contact email: 
www.idea2014.mu.edu.tr

8th International IDEA Conference: Studies in English
April 16 -18, 2014, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University
Muğla, Turkey

The Conference will be jointly hosted by

Fragments of Time

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University, English Department
contact email: 
fragments.of.time.conference@gmail.com

Fragments of Time
A conference on literature and culture open to all

ASAP/6 Shanghai: Modern and Postmodern Arts: China and the Persent

full name / name of organization: 
ASAP: The Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present
contact email: 
ASAP6@outlook.com

ASAP/6: A Symposium of the Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, 27-29 June 2014

Supernatural Studies, Winter 2013; due October 1

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
SupernaturalStudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies, the journal of the Supernatural Studies Association, welcomes submissions for its Winter 2013 issue We welcome articles on any aspect of the representation of the supernatural.

Affect & Inquiry (March 27-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Obermann Center for Advanced Study, the University of Iowa
contact email: 
naomi-greyser@uiowa.edu

The University of Iowa’s Obermann Center for Advanced Studies seeks 15-20 minute papers, talks, and performances for its 2014 Humanities Symposium, *Affect & Inquiry*.

[UPDATE] College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Graham MacPhee / College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies
contact email: 
collit@wcupa.edu

College Literature is an international, peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to publishing original and innovative research from across the discipline of literary studies.

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