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[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.

The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group and the Nineteenth-Century Forum
contact email: 
aranruth@umich.edu, adsneed@umich.edu

The Economy of Scales

March 21-22, 2014

Plenary lectures by Noah Heringman (English, University of Missouri) and Craig Benjamin (History, Grand Valley State University).

CFP-“Crossing Boundaries in a Post-Ethnic Era – Interdisciplinary Approaches and Negotiations”

full name / name of organization: 
MESEA
contact email: 
earapoglou@ucdavis.edu

Ninth Biennial MESEA Conference
May 29th – June 1st 2014
Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken Germany

Challenger Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)
contact email: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)

Challenger Unbound
Departme

[UPDATE] “War and American Science Fiction,” ALA Symposium: War and American Lit, Oct 10-12, New Orleans (Abstracts July 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Brooks E. Hefner, James Madison University
contact email: 
hefnerbe@jmu.edu

Deadline Extended: Abstracts due July 15

(REMINDER) - CFP: Television Series & the Supernatural (deadline July 31, 2013)

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

Call for Papers: Television Series and the Supernatural (DEADLINE July 31, 2013)

Interdisciplinarity and the Job Market

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
RnSpear@gmaill.com AND bspence@complit.umass.edu

Navigating interdisciplinarity when on the job market is tricky, and interdisciplinarians often shortchange specialties to fit traditional calls.

CFP: Monsters and the Monstrous Journal: Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

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

Current Call for Submissions

Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

Black Women's Health Conference June 13-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Black Women's Health Conference Task Force at Tulane University
contact email: 
BWHConference@wave.tulane.edu

The 2nd annual Black Women's Health Conference will take place June 13-14, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Journal of Feminist Scholarship (CFP)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
jfs@umassd.edu

Call for submissions for the Journal of Feminist Scholarship

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension: The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today, Oct. 11-12, Philadelphia

full name / name of organization: 
The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
contact email: 
templegeaconf@gmail.com

The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
October 11th-12th, 2013
Temple University: Philadelphia, PA
Keynote: Charles Altieri (Berkeley)

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English / 14-17 July 2014 / Lincoln, UK / Deadline: 1st November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Martin Paul Eve, University of Lincoln
contact email: 
WHN@lincoln.ac.uk

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English
3rd Biennial International Conference
14-17 July 2014, University of Lincoln, UK

CALL FOR PAPERS

CFP: BLACK DIASPORIC CINEMA

full name / name of organization: 
Callaloo
contact email: 
callaloo@tamu.edu

A CALLALOO CALL FOR PAPERS

BLACK DIASPORIC CINEMA

(Abstract due September 30th 2013) Postcolonialism and Eco-Criticism (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

This panel seeks to examine the multiple aspects that link Postcolonial Studies with environmental concerns.

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