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Utopia and Nonviolence: 15th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society. Prague, 2–5 July 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague
contact email: 
USS2014@ff.cuni.cz

The special focus of the 2014 conference of The Utopian Studies Society is nonviolence and its relationship to utopianism. Our politics and culture are built around violence and war.

International Journal of Research in Education & Psychology

full name / name of organization: 
Scientific Publishing Center - University of Bahrain
contact email: 
afarah@uob.edu.bh or http://www.naturalspublishing.com/show.asp?JorID=34&pgid=0

The “International Journal of Research in Education and Psychology”, is a refereed online journal under the supervision of the Scientific Publishing Center at the University of Bahrain.

Day of the Dead: Recent Research in Human Osteoarchaeology

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
dayofthedead@qub.ac.uk

17th October to 19th October 2014

AGENT ORANGE AND THE POLITICS OF POISONS (November 1 & 2, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Gradate School of Intercultural Communication, Okinawa Christian University
contact email: 
politics.poisons@gmail.com

BACKGROUND: Okinawa occupies a pivotal - if tragic - position in the international history of biological and chemical weapons.

Deviate! The Second International Alphaville Conference (4-6 September 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Alphaville Journal of Film and Screen Media, University College Cork
contact email: 
alphavilleconference2014@gmail.com

Confirmed keynote speaker:

Women in Indian Popular Culture - Submission Deadline April 30

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
mredlich21@gmail.com

Women in Indian Popular Culture

India and America Panel Talk- Oct. 3 - 5

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
mredlich21@gmail.com

India and America in Popular Culture

Pedro Almodóvar: Love It / Hate It”

full name / name of organization: 
64th Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference - October 16-18, 2014 - Furman University, Greenville, SC
contact email: 
Maria_matz@uml.edu

Creator of often controversial works involving complex narratives, for the past thirty years, Pedro Almodóvar has been a visible figure within the Spanish film industry.

Indian Regionalism in Popular Culture Panel- Oct. 3 - 5

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
mredlich21@gmail.com

Indian Regional Issues

India and England in Popular Culture Panel - Oct. 3 - 5

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
mredlich21@gmail.com

India and England in Popular Culture

Art and Design Conference July 11, 2014 Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
School of Art and Design, Chinhoyi University of Technology
contact email: 
wbere@cut.ac.zw

Running under the theme “Art, Design and the 21st Century Academy,” the conference will examine ways of creating rigorous scholarship in fine art, creative art and clothing and fashion design and

Mideast Conference on Christianity and Literature: Imagination Participation and Co-Creation. 10/31/14-11/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
clgrewell@phc.edu

2014 Mideast Regional Meeting of the Conference on Christianity and Literature: “The Imagination, Participation, and Co-Creation”
Patrick Henry College, Purcellville, VA

David Foster Wallace Conference UPDATE Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Illinois State University, Department of English, Publications Unit
contact email: 
DFWconference@gmail.com

Website: https://faculty.sharepoint.illinoisstate.edu/dfw/Pages/default.aspx

The deadline for submissions has been extended to Sunday, March 23 at noon.

Garrick and Shakespeare -- 25-27 June n014

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Wilson / Kingston University
contact email: 
r.wilson@kingston.ac.uk

GARRICK AND SHAKESPEARE

AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

KINGSTON UNIVERSITY
AT THE ROSE THEATRE
KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES

WITH GARRICK’S SHAKESPEARE TEMPLE

JUNE 25 – JUNE 27 2014

Gender Questions

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Africa
contact email: 
murraj@unisa.ac.za

Call for Papers

International Advisory Board:
Gabeba Baderoon, Lindsey Clowes, R.W. Connell, Amanda du Preez, Louise du Toit, Amanda Gouws,

CFP [Deadline Reminder] Grief. Language. Art. (Liverpool, 8-10 July 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

Keynotes:

- Dr David Bolt(Centre for Culture and Disability Studies, Liverpool Hope University)

- Professor Clara Mucci (Università degli Studi "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara)

DEADLINE EXTENDED Shapeshifters: Recycling and Literature (April 25-26, 2014) Yale University

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, Yale University
contact email: 
shapeshiftersconference@gmail.com

SHAPESHIFTERS: Recycling and Literature
Keynote Speakers: Wai Chee Dimock (Yale) and Maite Zubiaurre (UCLA)

Uncanny Animations

full name / name of organization: 
Preternature: Critical and Historical Studies on the Preternatural
contact email: 
kirsten@uszkalo.com

Please forgive the Cross-posting

Theories of Realism and Naturalism-Abstracts due by May 30, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 86: Sustainability and the Humanities, Nov 7-9 2014
contact email: 
mdrizou@valdosta.edu

This panel welcomes papers about any aspect of late 19th- and 20th-century realism and naturalism.

Cosmological Confluences in the 20th Century/MSA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Margaret Greaves and Sumita Chakraborty/Emory University
contact email: 
mgreave@emory.edu

Call for Papers: Cosmological Confluences in the 20th Century
Modernist Studies Association: November 6-9, 2014
Conference Theme: Confluence & Division
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Semiotic Society of America 39th Annual Meeting (October 2-5, 2014) - Proposal Deadline May 16, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Semiotic Society of America
contact email: 
fseif@antioch.edu



The Semiotic Society of America
39th Annual Meeting
October 2–5, 2014
Seattle, Washington

www.semioticsocietyofamerica.org

Lamar Journal of the Humanities -- open topic

full name / name of organization: 
Amy C. Smith/Lamar University
contact email: 
amy.smith@lamar.edu

The Lamar Journal of the Humanities is an interdisciplinary journal published twice yearly by the College of Arts and Sciences of Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas.

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED: Rhetoric of War 12th Annual International Conference, May 23-24, 2014 (Abstracts due March 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Louis University Madrid Campus
contact email: 
slumadridconference@gmail.com

Rhetoric of War
12th Annual International Conference, 23-24 May 2014

The Popular Culture in Pakistan: Medium of Resistance and an Identity Catharsis (due March 27)

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Conference on South Asia
contact email: 
tpirzada@purdue.edu shoaibabdalian@hotmail.com

Apologies for posting the date of submission incorrectly. It is March 27th
http://southasiaconference.wisc.edu/proposals.html

Rome and Home: The Cultural Uses of Rome in Early Modern English Literature (2 May 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Literary Studies
contact email: 
l.m.hopkins@shu.ac.uk; d.cadman@shu.ac.uk; a.duxfield@shu.ac.uk

Ancient Rome had a pervasive hold over the early modern imagination and its influence can be discerned in a variety of sources, discourses, and practices during the period.

MMLA 2014 (Detroit, Nov. 13-16) - Popular Culture - The Lives of Cities

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Assocation
contact email: 
mmlapopculture2014@gmail.com

In “The Metropolis and Mental Life,” Georg Simmell famously wrote, in 1903, that “[t]he psychological foundation, upon which the metropolitan individuality is erected, is the intensification of

[UPDATE] "Shakespeare," 2014 RMMLA Convention, Boise, Idaho, October 9-11, 2014 EXTENDED to MARCH 31

full name / name of organization: 
James Mulder / Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
james.mulder@tufts.edu

This session invites papers that address any aspect of Shakespeare and his works to be delivered at the sixty-eighth annual Rocky Mountain MLA conference in Boise, Idaho, Oct. 9-11, 2014.

Recent Trends in Magic Realism

full name / name of organization: 
Fastitocalon: Studies in Fantasticism Ancient to Modern
contact email: 
doreen.triebel@uni-jena.de

C.f.P for a special issue of Fastitocalon on Recent Trends in Magic Realism

"Extra! Extra!" Film, Civics, and Supernumerary Modernism MSA Pittsburgh 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Fusco / Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
kfusco@unr.edu

This CFP, for the upcoming MSA conference in Pittsburgh, invites abstracts for a panel focused on film as a civic industry that traffics in images of solidarity, civic involvement, mass citizenship, o

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline July 1st 2014.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs.

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, humanities, culture and art.

[REMINDER]

full name / name of organization: 
1st International Conference on Men and Masculinities
contact email: 
icsmsymposium[et]gmail.com

“Identities, Cultures, Societies”

11–13 September 2014, Izmir Turkey

Call for Papers

The Undead as Sustainable (Academic) Resource, SAMLA 11/7-9/14

full name / name of organization: 
Lynne M. Simpson, College English Association
contact email: 
lsimpson@presby.edu

“ZOMBIES are a value stock. They are wordless and oozing and brain dead, but they’re an ever-expanding market with no glass ceiling,” writes Chuck Closterman for The New York Times.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended 30th APRIL. Philament Issue 20- Humour CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Philament, the University of Sydney Journal of the Arts
contact email: 
philament.usyd@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED: APRIL 30
Philament Issue 20 CFP: Humour

Ecologies in Early Modern England

full name / name of organization: 
Samuel Nicolosi / MLA 2015 (special session)
contact email: 
samuel.nicolosi@gmail.com

This session explores the framework of ecologies in early modern British literature.

CFP SAMLA 86, November 7-9, 2014, Atlanta, Georgia

full name / name of organization: 
Special Panel: The Rhetoric of Waste and Sustainability
contact email: 
iuliu.ratiu@lmc.gatech.edu

Is the rhetoric of waste and sustainability a validation or a critique of neoliberalism?

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