category: american

UPDATE: Extended Deadline for The International Conference on Welsh Studies

full name / name of organization: 
North American Association for the Study of Welsh Culture and History
contact email: 
osborne@rmc.ca

THE DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 24 JANUARY 2014.

North American Association for the Study of Welsh Culture and History
(NAASWCH)

International Conference on Welsh Studies

3rd Global Conference: Sport (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sport3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Sport

Saturday 30th August – Monday 1st September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Sport and Place: Sport, Identity and Community

EXTENDED DEADLINE 6 February 2014 - Captivating Criminality: Crime Writing, Darkness and Desire

full name / name of organization: 
Bath Spa University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa.ac.uk

EXTENDED DEADLINE – February 6, 2014

CORRECT EMAIL UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

[UPDATE] CSUF Acacia Conference 2014: Spaces and Places, March 14 – 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group
contact email: 
theacaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2014 Conference, Spaces and Places.

UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
sbuenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

"Intersections" Conference - Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

AGSE Spring 2014 Conference CFP

Second Annual International CCCS Conference 2014 “Media: Theory and Practice” 4-6 September 2014 Skopje, Macedonia

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS, Skopje)
contact email: 
mpavlovski@iml.ukim.edu.mk

The Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS) invites proposals for papers, thematic panels and original media productions for Second Annual International CCCS Conference 2014 ‘Media: Theory an

Forms of Life, Forms of Death

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 41 No. 1 | March 2015
“Forms of Life, Forms of Death”
In collaboration with Outis! Journal of (Post)European Philosophy

[UPDATE] **DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 24** “Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Conference, University of Calgary Department of English
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

Mirrored Subjectivities: Technology and Visual Representation in Film and other Media [April 18-19, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Languages, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
contact email: 
csconference.unm@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Sixth Annual Cultural Studies Graduate Student Conference and Workshop at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

April 18-19, 2014

ALA 2014: Late Whitman

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
vanderzeeal@cofc.edu

American Literature Association 25th Annual Conference
May 22 – 25, 2014
Washington DC

WALT WHITMAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION

1914/2014: Experimentalism Then and Now

full name / name of organization: 
Hosted by the Yale English Department 20/21 Colloquium and the American Literature Association’s Society for Contemporary Literature
contact email: 
justin.neuman@yale.edu

1914/2014: Experimentalism Then and Now
Hosted by the Yale English Department 20/21 Colloquium
And the American Literature Association’s Society for Contemporary Literature

March 6, 2014

[UPDATE] Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
Helen.Davies@tees.ac.uk; claireocallag42@hotmail.com

Please see below for a cfp seeking essays on austerity in popular culture.

EXTENDED DEADLINE (1/17/14): British Women Writers Conference @ Binghamton University (SUNY): June 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
bwwc2014@gmail.com

"REFLECTIONS"

22nd Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference
June 19-21, 2014
Binghamton University, State University of New York

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline, Jan 15, New Directions in Sherwood Anderson at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Nagy
contact email: 
pen208@lehigh.edu

Proposed Panel for the 2014 American Literature Association Annual Conference (ALA) to be held in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014

"New Directions in Sherwood Anderson"

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

Call for Papers:

[UPDATE] DEADLINEXTENDED to Jan. 31 for "Greenways: The Interconnected Pathways of Communication and the Environment" Mar.6-8

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
contact email: 
utnexus2014@gmail.com

Greenways: The Interconnected Pathways of Communication and the Environment

A NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference

University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Thursday, March 6- Saturday, March 8, 2014

CFP: Technological Futures” at the National Women’s Studies Association Conference (November 13-16, 2014 Abstracts due 2/1/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
National Women's Studies Association Conference
contact email: 
jennifer-airey@utulsa.edu

Call for Papers: “Technological Futures” at the National Women’s Studies Association Conference (November 13-16, 2014 Abstracts due 2/1/2014)

[UPDATE] Extended deadline 1/20/14 Going Global in the 18th and 19th Centuries--Economy of Scales Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth Century Studies Group, Nineteenth Century Forum, Reorientations, University of Michigan Department of English
contact email: 
atsay@umich.edu

Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries”

“The Economy of Scales” Graduate Conference

[UPDATE] Ethos April 2014 issue submissions due Jan 10

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics (ethosreview.org)—a digital forum and peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal—invites submissions for its first issue, entitl

[UPDATE] - DEADLINE EXTENDED - Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma (April 4th-6th, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
contact email: 
mloucks@ufl.edu

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants to submit proposals to the 11th UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, "Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma." Th

Call for an Editor – Philip Roth Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Studies
contact email: 
editorsearch@rothsociety.org

The Philip Roth Society and Purdue University Press are looking for a new executive editor for the semiannual peer-reviewed journal, Philip Roth Studies.

[UPDATE] Critical Insights: The American Short Story--critical reception chapter needed (abstracts due January 24, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cocchiarale (Widener University) and Scott D. Emmert (University of Wisconsin—Fox Valley)
contact email: 
mfcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu AND scott.emmert@uwc.edu

The editors, who produced the scholarly collections Upon Further Review: Sports and American Literature (Praeger, 2004) and Critical Insights: American Sports Fiction (Salem, 2013), have already accepted proposals for nearly all the chapters of The American Short Story volume (Grey House Publishing).

[UPDATE] Close Encounters: Remapping Discipline Though Genre (March 29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Massachusetts Amherst, English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
umassegoconference@gmail.com

Close Encounters: Remapping Discipline though Genre
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Saturday, March 29, 2014

www.umassego.com/conference

[UPDATE] Transaction: An Interdisciplinary Conference (Mar. 28-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The University at Albany English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 12th Annual EGSO Conference:

TRANSACTION

March 28-29, 2014

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Anna McCarthy

[Extended Deadline] The Spectacular!: Jan. 13, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
thespectacular.conference2014@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Wendy Hesford, Professor of English, Ohio State U

FACULTY SPEAKER: Theo Davis, Professor of English, Northeastern U

CFP: Postmodernity’s Musical Pasts: Rediscoveries and Revivals after 1945

full name / name of organization: 
The Barry S. Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation
contact email: 
Tfruhauf@gc.cuny.edu

The Barry S. Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation at The City University of New York, The Graduate Center announces an international conference

[UPDATE} Reading Then and Now, April 4-6 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia Graduate English Students Association
contact email: 
gesa2014@gmail.com

April 4-6, 2014
proposals due January 15, 2014
Keynote speech by Andrew Piper
Master class with Rita Felski and Andrew Piper

Long Beach International Film Festival Digital Edutainment Conference August 27-31, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Long Beach International Film Festival Digital Edutainment Conference
contact email: 
digitaledutainment@longbeachindie.com

Long Beach International Film Festival
Digital Edutainment Conference
Call for Proposals—Deadline March 3, 2014

LongBeachIndie.com

James Fenimore Cooper and Politics, American Literature Association, Washington DC, May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Luis A Iglesias: James Fenimore Cooper Society
contact email: 
luis.iglesias@usm.edu

The James Fenimore Cooper Society will host two panels at the 25rd Annual Conference of the American Literature Association, to be held in Washington DC at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill

THE LEGACY OF SHERWOOD ANDERSON’S GROTESQUES IN THE AMERICAN SHORT STORY--ALA May 22-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
International Susan Glaspell Society
contact email: 
jennifer.smith@cuchicago.edu, martha.carpentier@shu.edu

International Susan Glaspell Society
Call for Papers The American Literature Association 25th Annual Conference
May 22-25 2014, Washington D.C.

James Fenimore Cooper's International Dimensions at American Literature Association, Washington DC, May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Luis A Iglesias: James Fenimore Cooper Society
contact email: 
luis.iglesias@usm.edu

The James Fenimore Cooper Society will host two panels at the 25rd Annual Conference of the American Literature Association, to be held in Washington DC at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill

(Abstract by Jan. 19) Calvino’s Contexts: The Influences On and The Influences Of Italo Calvino (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

MFS Special Issue - Neuroscience and Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
Stephen.burn@glasgow.ac.uk

Guest Editor: Stephen J. Burn
Deadline for Submissions: 1 February 2014

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