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[UPDATE] CFP EXTENDED DEADLINE The World We Have Imagined: Literature, Nature, and the Environment Conference - April 4-6, 2013

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Monday, January 21, 2013 - 9:13am
Southwestern College - Winfield, KS

We are seeking proposals for a conference on the relationship between Literature, Nature, and the Environment, which will focus on the idea of the environmental imagination, imaginary worlds, and imagined futures.

Papers might examine (but are not limited to):

• Ecocritical approaches to literature
• Nature Writing and other representation of the Environment
• The Picturesque
• Animals and Wildlife
• The Environment Reimagined
• Utopias and Dystopias
• Urban Landscapes and the Environment
• Climate and Weather
• Environmental justice
• Environmental issues in the Mid-West
• Local environmental Narratives

WisCon Feminist Science Fiction Convention, 05/24/13 - 05/27/13. Abstract deadline: 02/22/13

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Monday, January 21, 2013 - 4:38am
WisCon

Abstracts are invited for the academic track at WisCon, the world's leading feminist science fiction convention.

Proposals for individual presentations or self-convened panels are welcome. Guests of Honor at WisCon 37 are Joan Slonczewski and Jo Walton, so papers on their work are particularly welcomed. Panels at WisCon are 75 minutes in length, so no more than three presentations per panel. Abstracts are required for each individual presentation of around 300 words in length. If accepted, you will be asked to provide a short form of the abstract for program book purposes.

International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society (26-28 July 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand)

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Monday, January 21, 2013 - 4:22am
Higher Education Forum

The 2013 International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society (ICEAS) will be held on July 26-28, 2013, in Bangkok, Thailand. The ICEAS Conference offers a real opportunity to bring together professors, researchers and high education students of different disciplines, discuss new issues, and discover the most recent development and trends in Education, Psychology and Society.

We welcome original research papers not limited to the following related areas:

Education

After the Decline and Fall: Post-Institutional Education & the Value of the Humanities--Edited Collection

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Monday, January 21, 2013 - 12:39am
Andrew Grossman and Michael Morse

For decades, indeed generations, we've listened to dire warnings that the liberal arts and humanist education are threatened by ever-multiplying social ills: the degradations of the culture industry, American anti-intellectualism, dehumanizing technologies, politically correct dilutions of the canon, and an increasing focus on vocational education. If our culture has much to answer for, so do its academic institutions, which have experienced various and scathing critiques from conservatives (such as Allan Bloom), pragmatists (such as Leon Botstein), stealthy satirists (such as Alan Sokol), and polemicists (such as Toby Miller).

April 18-20, 2013, Humanities Symposium, U of Puerto Rico, Keynote Giannina Braschi

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Monday, January 21, 2013 - 12:10am
University of Puerto Rico, School of the Humanties

CALL FOR PAPERS:

The School of Humanities of The University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, invites graduate students to submit an abstract on humanistic research to be considered for inclusion in its second annual GRADUATE STUDENT SYMPOSIUM.

SYMPOSIUM DATES: April 18-20, 2013

LOCATION: University of Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico

NWSA 2013 Call for Papers about Asexuality

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 10:15pm
National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA)

2013 Call for Papers about Asexuality
National Women's Studies Association (NWSA)
November 7-10, 2013, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

The NWSA Asexuality Interest Group welcomes papers for the 2013 NWSA annual conference. These asexuality-related themes are orientated towards the full NWSA 2013 CFP which can be found here: http://www.nwsa.org/...sp?contentid=27

If you are interested in being a part of the 2013 Asexuality Studies
panels at NWSA, please send the following info to the designated panel organizer (listed under each theme) by Monday, February 11, 2013:

The Fourth International Conference on Religious Texts and Translation- Marrakech 05-06 March, 2014

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 12:44pm
The Research Laboratory for the Holy Quran Translation - University Cadi Ayyad -Faculty of Letters Marrakech

Dar Al-Hadith Al-Hassania Institute, Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs
Rabat

The Research Laboratory for the Holy Quran Translation Faculty of Letters
Marrakech

Faculty of the Arabic Language
Al Qarawiyyin University
Marrakech

Organize
The Fourth International Conference on Religious Texts and Translation
On the theme
"Problematics of Translating Qur'anic Stories: Stylistic, Structural and Semantic Aspects"

Marrakech 05-06 March, 2014

CFP: Journal of Business Administration and Education

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 10:33am
http://infinitypress.info

Journal of Business Administration and Education (ISSN 2201-2958) publishes papers in all aspects of business management and administration, including but not limited to: Business administration; Marketing; entrepreneurship; Human resources; Business innovation; Organization theory; Science and practice of teaching business courses and related administrative duties.

Language: English

Review process: 2-8 weeks

Paper Submission:

Online Submission: please register as an author and submit your article online.

Email Sbmission: please send your article to: editor.jbae@outlook.com

CFP: Journal of Agriculture and Sustainability

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 10:31am
http://infinitypress.info

Journal of Agriculture and Sustainability (ISSN 2201-4357) publishes papers in all aspects of agriculture and sustainability, including but not limited to: agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, animal science, agronomy, plant science, theoretical production ecology, horticulture, plant breeding, plant fertilization, and soil science, Aquaculture, Biological engineering, Environmental impacts of agriculture and forestry, Food science, Husbandry, Irrigation and water management, Land use, Waste management, innovative practices, new technology, integrated Pest management, Organic and biodynamic farming, sustainable energy use, social and philosophical aspects of sustainable agriculture, linking conservation and agriculture, landscape agroecology,

CFP: Journal of Sustainable Development Studies

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 10:29am
http://infinitypress.info

Journal of Sustainable Development Studies (ISSN 2201-4268) publishes papers in all aspects of sustainable development, including Environmental sustainability, Economic sustainability and Social and cultural sustainability.

Language: English

Review process: 2-8 weeks

Paper Submission:

Online Submission: please register as an author and submit your article online.

Email Sbmission: please send your article to: infinitypress@outlook.com

CFP: Journal of Studies in Social Sciences

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 10:26am
http://infinitypress.info

ournal of Studies in Social Sciences (ISSN 2201-4624) publishes papers in all aspects of Social Sciences and Humanities, including but not limited to: Anthropology, Archaeology, Criminology, Economics, Education, History, Linguistics, Communication studies, Political science, International relations, Sociology, Human geography, Psychology, and elements of other fields as well, such as Law, Cultural studies, Environmental studies, and Social work.

Language: English

Review process: 2-8 weeks

Paper Submission:

Online Submission: please register as an author and submit your article online.

Email Sbmission: please send your article to: infinitypress@outlook.com

CFP: MobiSocial 2013, Milan, Italy, June 3-6, 2013 (Deadline: January 31, 2013)

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 9:08am
1st IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Data Management, Mining, and Computing on Social Networks

C A L L F O R P A P E R S

1st IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Data Management,
Mining, and Computing on Social Networks (MobiSocial'13)

June 3-6, 2013 / Milan, Italy
(colocated with IEEE MDM 2013)

http://www.iis.sinica.edu.tw/~dnyang/mobisocial13/

*AIMS & TOPICS OF INTEREST*

Intensities: The Journal of Cult Media #5 'Comics and Cult Media' - deadline extended

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 4:40am
Intensities: The Journal of Cult Media

Issue 5 Comic Book Intensities – Comics and Cult Media

Deadline extended to Friday March 1st 2013

Intensities seeks submissions dealing with comics as cult media. Topics might include:
• Cult comic book auteurs – Grant Morrison, Alan Moore, Mark Millar, Joss Whedon.
• Cult films from comics – Cinefumetti, Manga and Anime, the Turkish KIlink films, Dredd 3D.
• National and international comic book cultures – French bandes dessinees, Italian fumetti, Japanese Manga.
• Comic book fan cultures – Cosplay and beyond.
• Underground and alternative traditions.
• Beyond the cape and mask – neglected comic book genres.
• From EC to Dark Horse – Horror comics.

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