category: bibliography and history of the book

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Games of Late Modernity (Leusden, NL: January 15-17 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / Huizinga Research Institute / ISVW
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

[UPDATE] New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - 01/30/14 - 02/01/14 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com

New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

Geocriticism and Spatial Literary Studies (new Palgrave Macmillan book series)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert T. Tally Jr., series editor
contact email: 
robert.tally@txstate.edu

[UPDATE] Textual Artifacts: Francophone Literatures and the Museum, NeMLA, Harrisburg, Apr. 3-6th, 2014 sub. deadline Sept. 30,

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
alisa.belanger@rutgers.edu

This panel will examine how Francophone literary works represent museums or occupy them as artifacts on display.

[UPDATE] Allegory Studies? Registration open

full name / name of organization: 
Vladimir Brljak
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (April 3-6 2014); Proposals due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 45th Annual Convention (Harrisburg PA, April 3-6))
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers exploring how disability challenges normative constructions of the body-environment dyad.

Bad Literature/La mauvaise littérature (Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
A Graduate Student Conference Hosted by the Yale University Department of French
contact email: 
yalefrenchgradconference2014@gmail.com

“I have known people who have actually read all, or almost all, the guaranteed Hundred Best Books. God save us from reading nothing but the best.” (Robertson Davies)

The Liminal and Unique: Redefining the Eighteenth-Century Canon (ASECS 2014, Williamsburg)

full name / name of organization: 
Hannah Jorgenson / American Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
hannah.jorgenson.22@my.csun.edu

It is easy to point to the giants of the eighteenth-century: Richardson, Fielding, Sterne, Swift, etc. - but what of those in the shadow of these “greater” writers?

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

Word Hoard Issue III Call for Papers: "Pop/Corn"

full name / name of organization: 
Word Hoard
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

At Word Hoard, we like our popcorn just as much as anyone else: tasty, lightweight, and covered with something that might once have been butter, there’s no better way to watch a movie than with a ba

Crossings

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta’s 8th Annual Graduate Conference in Comparative Literature
contact email: 
clconf@ualberta.ca

“Crossings”: 15 March 2014

Call for Papers for English Literature Last Date of Submission 8 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Research Scholar: An International Refereed e-Journal of Literary Explorations (ISSN: 2320-2101 )
contact email: 
jitendraarolia@gmail.com

Call for Papers for English Literature Last Date of Submission 8 November 2013

Research Scholar: An International Refereed e-Journal of Literary Explorations
(ISSN: 2320-2101 )

[UPDATE] "Race and Reception" -- NeMLA Harrisburg, PA, April 3-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
laz55@unh.edu

This panel will examine U.S. race relations and ethnic identity through the lens of literary reception. How do communities of readers overlap or stray beyond communities of race?

CFP: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NARRATIVE 2014 - Deadline Oct. 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
narrative2014@mit.edu

The International Conference on Narrative is an interdisciplinary forum addressing all dimensions of narrative theory and practice.

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (9/30/13))

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA Conference (April 3-6, Harrisburg, PA)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers that explore how disability challenges normative, even ableist, constructions of the body-environment dyad.

Reminder: CFContributors, What Have You Done for Me Philately? New Perspectives on the Stamp Act

full name / name of organization: 
Zach Hutchins / Colorado State University
contact email: 
zach.hutchins@colostate.edu

Call for Papers

What Have You Done for Me Philately?
New Perspectives on the Stamp Act

[UPDATE]: Intimate Archives: Photography and Life-Writing, University of Oxford. Abstracts due 9 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Lee-Von Kim and Christine Fouirnaies, University of Oxford
contact email: 
intimatearchives@gmail.com

Intimate Archives is a one-day interdisciplinary conference that seeks to explore the intersection of photography and life-writing.

Transatlantic Encounters: Redefining Temporality in the Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
jmjewusiak@valdosta.edu; mdrizou@gmail.com

Transatlantic Encounters: Redefining Temporality in the Nineteenth Century

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

April 3-6, 2014

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Kalamazoo 2014: Medieval Texts and Digital Editions: Obstacles and Opportunities

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Early English and Norse Electronic Texts (SEENET)
contact email: 
jrknowle@ncsu.ed

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:

49th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 8-11, 2014

Session title: Medieval Texts and Digital Editions: Obstacles and Opportunities

Articles required on any and all literary subjects for new online magazine.

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editor@new-union.co.uk

The New Union, a new online literary magazine launching in autumn 2013, requires guest articles for online publication.

Editorial Board Members and Peer Reviewers Needed

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for Heresy Studies -The Journal of Heresy Studies
contact email: 
schweizerb@yahoo.com, geremyc@umich.edu, ens310@lehigh.edu

The recently founded International Society for Heresy Studies is starting a new online journal tentatively titled The Journal of Heresy Studies.

[CFP] Publish your Dissertation

full name / name of organization: 
ROMAN Books
contact email: 
response@romanbooks.co.in

ROMAN Books is an internationally acclaimed independent publisher of literature and literary criticism.

CFP - Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship 2014

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
librasia@iafor.org

Thinking Gender '14 Conference CFP (Submissions by Oct. 14, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN announces
THINKING GENDER 2014
24th Annual Graduate Student Research Conference

Call for papers

Eleventh Annual Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies - University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst will host its eleventh annual graduate student conference on Saturday, October 19, 2013.

[UPDATE] New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
brandon.hawk@uconn.edu

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture (Special Issue Editors)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Call for Special Issue Editors

The Celebrated Shakespeare: public commemoration and biography

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
m.dobson@bham.ac.uk

Seminar leader: Michael Dobson (Shakespeare Institute, Birmingham).

This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference. Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

[UPDATE] Four Nations Fiction: Women and the Novel, 1780-1830, 28 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
National Library of Wales
contact email: 
e.edwards@wales.ac.uk

Full programme now available online: http://www.wales.ac.uk/en/CentreforAdvancedWelshCelticStudies/NewsEvents...

Humane, Inhumane, Human 27 February-1 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

In keeping with HERA’s mission of promoting the study of the humanities across a wide range of disciplines and interdisciplines, we invite presentations for the 2014 conference.

The Annual Conference of Mediterranean and Levantine Cultural History​ in the Byzantine, Medieval and Renaissance Periods

full name / name of organization: 
Professor James Fitzmaurice, University of Sheffield
contact email: 
j.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk

Othello's Island

The Annual Conference of Mediterranean and Levantine Cultural History​ in the Byzantine, Medieval and Renaissance Periods

[ANNOUNCEMENT] "The Past and Future of the Book" (Memphis, October 10-11, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Scott Newstok
contact email: 
newstoks@rhodes.edu

"The Past and Future of the Book” Symposium

CFP New Journal 'Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural'

full name / name of organization: 
Ruth Heholt, Falmouth University, UK
contact email: 
revenant@falmouth.ac.uk

'Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural' is a peer-reviewed, online journal looking at the supernatural, the uncanny and the weird.

The Adventures of Tintin (symposium)

full name / name of organization: 
University College London
contact email: 
tintinat85@outlook.com

Abstracts are now being accepted for a symposium on “The A

[UPDATE] Chaucer Spenser Conference University of Bristol

full name / name of organization: 
Dan Geffrey with the New Poete: Reading and Rereading Chaucer and Spenser
contact email: 
chaucerspenser@gmail.com

There is a persistent discussion between scholars of the medieval and early modern periods about how both periods are conceptualised and about the interrelations between them.

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