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Space Oddities: Urbanity, American Identity, and Cultural Exchange. 41st AAAS Conference in Graz, Austria / Nov. 21 – 23, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Austrian Association of American Studies (AAAS)
contact email: 
elisa.edwards@uni-graz.at

41st AAAS Conference in Graz, Austria / Nov. 21 – 23, 2014

SPACE ODDITIES
Urbanity, American Identity, and Cultural Exchange

Serious gaming (Oxford, July 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine Bouko
contact email: 
cbouko@ulb.ac.be

Special session about serious gaming during the 6th Global Conference: Video Games Culture Project, from Thursday, 17th July to Saturday, 19th July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom.

Creative Writing -The Short Story: The Story as a Force of Nature (SCMLA 2014, Austin, TX; Submission deadline March 31st)

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
allie.mariano@gmail.com

A short story has the power to move its audience like a beautiful, destructive force of nature. This panel is a venue for SCMLA members to showcase their original short stories.

EARLY FILM THEORY RE-VISITED: HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Tobias Hochscherf / University of Applied Sciences Kiel / University of Flensburg
contact email: 
tobias.hochscherf@fh-kiel.de

Call for Papers (Theme Issue)

Deadline for Abstracts: 1 May 2014

The Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television welcomes articles which

LITERARY CRITICISM AND THEORY- SCMLA, Austin, Oct 18-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association- SCMLA
contact email: 
Sobia.Khan@utdallas.edu

LITERARY CRITICISM AND THEORY: Open Topic
Chair: Sobia Khan,U of Texas-Dallas and Richland College, sobia.khan@utdallas.edu

New Racisms: Forms of Un/Belonging in Britain Today

full name / name of organization: 
Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies in partnership with DEMOS
contact email: 
sccsnewracisms@sussex.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS

CfP Special Issue: Early Career Researchers II

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum
contact email: 
l.czarnowsky@uni-koeln.de

Special Issue - Early Career Researchers II

Call for Abstracts: Multi/Interdisciplinary Investigations into Italy and World War I--Due April 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Ernest Ialongo, Hostos Community College, CUNY
contact email: 
eialongo@hostos.cuny.edu

Call for Abstracts: Multi/Interdisciplinary Investigations into Italy and World War I

Due: April 1, 2014

Made Spaces and Liminality in Postmodernity

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Languages Association (MLA) Vancouver 2015
contact email: 
alou4781@uni.sydney.edu.au

ENCLS/REELC 6th Biennial Congress: "Longing and Belonging"

full name / name of organization: 
European Network for Comparative Literature and Comparative Literature Association of Ireland
contact email: 
brigitte.lejuez@dcu.ie

The congress will take place in two places (2 days each) Dublin City University and National University of Ireland, Galway
Dates: 24-28 August 2015

2nd Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum

full name / name of organization: 
European Scientific Institute,Grigol Robakidze University and University of the Azores
contact email: 
contact@emforum.eu

After the successful 1st Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum, EMF 2013 which gathered over 150 researchers from more than 40 countries worldwide the European Scientific Institute, ESI, Grigol Robakidze U

Urban Studies (MPCA/ACA Oct. 3-5, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
URBAN STUDIES
2014 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 3-5, 2014
Indianapolis, IN
JW Marriott Indianapolis
Deadline: April 30, 2014

Exploring JRPG Virtual Worlds

full name / name of organization: 
Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures (ISSN 1883-5953)
contact email: 
editors@synaesthesiajournal.com

Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures is an international, open-access interdisciplinary journal, rigorously peer-reviewed and oriented toward advancing new perspectives and understandings of ho

Relics Panel @ SCSC – 3/17 Deadline (10/16-19/14, New Orleans)

full name / name of organization: 
Sixteenth Century Studies Conference
contact email: 
picketth@wlu.edu

Now inviting paper abstracts for a proposed panel on Relics in Early Modern England (or Early Modern Europe) for the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference in New Orleans, October 16-19, 2014.

Geocritical Approaches to 20th and 21st-Century Literatures (PAMLA 2014 - Oct. 31-Nov. 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Through a geocritical focus, the goal of this panel is to explore the significance of spatial identity.

SALA proposal for non-guaranteed session at the 2015 MLA Convention

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Literary Association
contact email: 
quazi@tarleton.edu

Canada and the US West Coast as Sites of Memory of intersections, parallels, and tensions for the South Asian Diaspora. Send 200-word abstracts and cv to quazi@tarleton.edu by March 15.

"Teaching Modern British Literature" - SAMLA 2014 - Atlanta - November 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Heather Humann / The University of Alabama (SAMLA Convention)
contact email: 
duerr001@crimson.ua.edu

"Teaching Modern British Literature"

The English V (Modern British) Panel seeks papers that address pedagogical strategies for teaching Modern British Literature.

Post-human Affection (MLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
David Tenenbaum
contact email: 
Dtenenbaum@shawu.edu

How have the panoply of changes in twentieth and twenty-first century technology and sexual consciousness as well as the development of a "New Materialism" influenced the way that affection is underst

Feminist Scholars Digital Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
HASTAC
contact email: 
agscheg@ecsu.edu

June 16-22, 2014 is the Feminist Scholars Digital Workshop (#FSDW14 on Twitter), which can be found through HASTAC (Humanities, Arts, Sciences, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory, www.hastac.or

UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVIII (6/17; 9/25-27)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia's College at Wise
contact email: 
kjt9t@uvawise.edu

September 25-27, 2014

Keynote Address

Reid Barbour, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

What kind of monster is Religio Medici? Sir Thomas Browne
and Renaissance Genres

[UPDATE] Fugitive Bodies: Critical Writings on Performance, Race, and Queerness. UC Santa Barbara April 23, 2014. Due 3/15

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Santa Barbara Dept. of Theater and Dance
contact email: 
briangranger@umail.ucsb.edu

[REVISED! DEADLINE EXTENDED to 3/15]

[Reminder] MLA 2015 "New Approaches to Science and Technology in Victorian Studies" (Vancouver, Canada Jan 8-11)

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Kuskey
contact email: 
jkuskey@ucsc.edu

This panel on "New Approaches to Science and Technology in Victorian Studies" to be proposed for MLA 2015 (Vancouver, Canada Jan 8-11) will feature papers that bring new approaches to science and/or t

Medieval Studies Conferences at the University of North Texas

full name / name of organization: 
Shana Thompson / University of North Texas
contact email: 
shanathompson@gmail.com

Texas Medieval Association
October 3-4, 2014

INTERDISCIPLINARITY in the AGE OF RELEVANCE

[UPDATE] The Rise and Fall of Victorian Biography - 16th July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Emma Butcher
contact email: 
erbutcher@gmail.com

Keynote: Dr Trev Broughton, University of York.

20 March 2014 and the deadline for the online submission of the final article is 1 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Mala Renganathan / North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
contact email: 
malareng@yahoo.com

This is a Call for Papers announcement. We plan to bring out an edited volume of critical essays on Rabindranath Tagore's Plays to be published by reputed book publishers.

Centre for Modern Studies Symposium: 'Nature at War', 5th June, abstracts by 14th April

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Bowles / University of York
contact email: 
cmods-pgforum@york.ac.uk

Keynote: Dr James Purdon (Jesus College, Cambridge)

Diaries and Diary Fiction (MLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Desiree Henderson
contact email: 
dhenderson@uta.edu

Special Session for 2015 Modern Language Association Conference (Vancouver).

The Emergency: Ireland in Wartime

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
mark.phelan@nuigalway.ie

Keynote address: Robert Fisk (seven times world journalist of the year and author of In Time of War: Ireland, Ulster and the price of neutrality, 1939-45)

TEXTUAL TRAILS - TRANSMISSIONS... (11th Conference of the European Society for Textual Scholarship, Helsinki 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The European Society for Textual Scholarship
contact email: 
ests2014proposals@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Deadline for proposals: 15 April 2014

TEXTUAL TRAILS - TRANSMISSIONS OF ORAL AND WRITTEN TEXTS

Digital Humanities Roundtable, Hong Kong, May 15-17

full name / name of organization: 
City University of Hong Kong, School of Creative Media and English Department
contact email: 
Hemans.Wong@cityu.edu.hk

In an effort to bring together literary theorists, writers, computer programmers and artists to investigate the impact of new technologies on the humanities, City University of Hong Kong has planned t

[UPDATED] The Prosaic Imaginary: novels and the everyday, 1750-2000

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Sydney
contact email: 
vanessa.smith@sydney.edu.au

UPDATED CALL FOR PAPERS

The Prosaic Imaginary: novels and the everyday, 1750-2000
July 1-4 2014
University of Sydney

http://novelnetwork.org/

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

"Human Trafficking and Postcolonial Discourse" - MLA 2015 - Vancouver

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Barberan Reinares (CUNY) and John Maerhofer (University of Rhode Island)
contact email: 
m_laura.barberan@bcc.cuny.edu; jjmaer@aol.com

Special Session

Expense and Expendability - June 20-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Fraser University English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
expendableconference@gmail.com

2014 Simon Fraser University English Graduate Conference – June 20-21, 2014

“Expense & Expendability”

Keynote: TBA

Allegory: New Ideas, New Theories at MLA (Vancouver)

full name / name of organization: 
Brenda Machosky
contact email: 
machosky@hawaii.edu

This is an open call for papers about new approaches to allegory in any form. Unusual approaches to canonical allegories; unconventional applications; provocative theories or readings encouraged.

[UPDATE] Black Theatre Association (BTA) Post-Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Black Theatre Association (BTA)
contact email: 
shandelj@arcadia.edu

Call for Participants
Black Theatre Association (BTA)
Post-Conference: “Dialogues in the Desert”
following the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2014 Conference

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