category: bibliography and history of the book

RSA 2014 - Worldly wisdom: Early Modern Handbooks in Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Rosenberg and Laura Kolb
contact email: 
jessicar@sas.upenn.edu, lkolb@uchicago.edu

Is there a Future for the Standard Edition?

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Bowers/ Univ of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
tbowers@english.upenn.edu

Session 14120, NeMLA 2014 Convention, Harrisburg PA, 

Textual Artifacts: Francophone Literatures and the Museum, NeMLA, Harrisburg, Apr. 3-6th, 2014 sub. deadline Sept. 30, 2013

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] New Crops, Old Fields - (Re)Imagining Irish Folklore

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

Keynote Speakers :
Prof. Diarmuid Ó Giolláin (University of Notre-Dame)
Prof. Harry White (University College Dublin)
Prof. Luke Gibbons (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)

From God's eye to the Big Brother's room. Geographies of espionage. ONLINE: May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Other MOdernitites - online Journal; Università degli Studi di Milano
contact email: 
amonline@unimi.it

The function of the eye that spies on us all apparently has never been benevolent, be it a tangible eye, an intangible, or a technological one.

Friendly Fire: Renaissance Humanists’ Critiques of Renaissance Humanism

full name / name of organization: 
RSA 2014, New York 27-29 March
contact email: 
klecky@astate.edu

The clarion call of “Humanities Under Attack!” is by now an academic commonplace.

[UPDATE] Early Modern Paratexts 26th July - Programme ready

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Paratexts 2013, University of Bristol
contact email: 
earlymodernparatexts2013@gmail.com

Playbooks, women's collections of poetry, music manuals, playing cards, Shakespeare, Spenser, Caxton and Ovid are just some of the topics that will be discussed at Early Modern Paratexts 2013.

SHARP @ RSA 2014 - "Fragments and Gatherings"

full name / name of organization: 
SHARP
contact email: 
adam-hooks@uiowa.edu

Call for Papers: SHARP @ RSA 2014

Anaphora Looking for New Journal and Press Board Members

full name / name of organization: 
Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
director@anaphoraliterary.com

If you have a strong publication record, and if you are tenured in your academic or publishing job, please send a note of interest in participating as a Board Member of the Anaphora Literary Press, an

UPDATE CFP Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference, Tucson AZ, 3-5 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Marvell Society
contact email: 
andrewmarvellsociety@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference
3-5 April 2014, Tucson, Arizona
Deadline: 15 December 2013

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

"The Controversy over Attribution of De Doctrina Christiana to Milton." [Revised CFP] Collection of Essays by 15 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Hugh F. Wilson
contact email: 
wilsonh@gram.edu

The manuscript of _De Doctrina Christiana_ was found in the State Paper Office and attributed to Milton in 1823; it was subsequently published by order of King George IV.

1st East & West Conference on Translation Studies - Translation History Matters, 26-27 Sept 2013

full name / name of organization: 
School of International Studies, Sun Yat‐sen University | SYSU, China Faculty of Letters, University of Lisbon | FLUL, Portugal
contact email: 
east.west.conference2013@gmail.com

Call for Papers
1st East & West Conference on Translation Studies - Translation History Matters

Organization:

2014 Catholic Library Association Annual Convention (April 22-44; proposals due July 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic Library Association
contact email: 
cla2@cathla.org

2014 CLA Annual Convention

[REMINDER] Allegory Studies? (abstracts deadline 31 May)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

New Directions in Reception Study (Reception Study Society at SAMLA 85)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
paul.dahlgren@gsw.edu

The Reception Study Society (RSS) seeks papers on the 2013 SAMLA conference’s special focus.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 6/15/2013

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

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

SAMLA Special Session on Creating or Expanding a BA Program in English During Uncertain Times (June 20th- Abstract Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Special Session- November 8-10, Atlanta
contact email: 
SOrtolano@edison.edu

This panel invites participants from any college or university where there is an interest in building a B.A. in English or establishing a new programmatic track within the discipline.

Call for Papers - Patents for Humanity Special Issue - August 23 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Diana Vergara/ Technology and Innovation - Proceedings of the National Academy of Inventors
contact email: 
tijournal@research.usf.edu

In recognition of the USPTO’s Patents for Humanity program, Technology and Innovation - Proceedings of the National Academy of Inventors, will be publishing a special issue highlighting influential

Translatio--Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Conference at The Ohio State University

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mrgsaosu@gmail.com

October 4-5, 2013

Representations of Gender and Sexuality in John Dos Passos’s Writing

full name / name of organization: 
John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
Victoria.M.Bryan@gmail.com; jdpsociety@gmail.com

Like his modernist contemporaries, John Dos Passos engages themes of gender and sexuality.

Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference, 3-5 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Marvell Society
contact email: 
andrewmarvellsociety@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference
3-5 April 2014, Tucson, Arizona

Deadline: 15 December 2013

[UPDATE]"Past Tense, Future Tensions" SCLA Conference Oct. 18-19, 2013 (abstract deadline extended)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Comparative Literature and the Arts
contact email: 
sclaconference@guilford.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Abstracts due 6/1/13.

[UPDATE] CFP Four Nations Fiction: Women and the Novel 1780-1830 - Deadline Extended

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

In Blackwood’s Magazine in September 1819, John Wilson reflected on the towering fame of three contemporary women poets in the following terms: ‘Scotland has her Baillie – Ireland her Tighe –

[UPDATE] L.M. Montgomery and War (26–29 June 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
L.M. Montgomery Institute, University of Prince Edward Island
contact email: 
ben@roomofbensown.net

Please note that the deadline for submissions is now 15 June 2013

Retirement, Reappraisal, and Renewal in the Eighteenth Century, November 7-9, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
East-Central American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
Geoffrey Sill <sill@camden.rutgers.edu>, Peter Briggs <pbriggs@brynmawr.edu>, Doreen Saar <saarda@drexel.edu>

Retirement, often leading to reappraisal and renewal, was an important theme in areas as disparate as philosophy and politics, art history and literature, military affairs and country living.

Writing Ireland: Identity, Memory, and Place

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
sdyne1@gsu.edu

"Writing Ireland: Identity, Memory, and Place"

‘Bibliography in the Digital Age’ conference: Sydney, Australia, 20–22 November 2013 [CFP deadline 26 July]

full name / name of organization: 
Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand (BSANZ)
contact email: 
mpatton@sl.nsw.gov.au

The annual conference of the Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand will be held at the State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, 20–22 November 2013 on the theme of ‘Bibliography

Scotland and Children’s Literature in the Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Sara Dunnigan, English Literature, University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
s.m.dunnigan@ed.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Scottish Children’s Literature in the Nineteenth Century

CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT

full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

Call for Papers: CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 6/15/2012

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

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

[UPDATE] The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy: Submission Deadline Extended to June 5, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (JITP)
contact email: 
editors@jitpedagogy.org

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy invites work that explores critical and creative uses of interactive technology in teaching, learning, and research.

UPDATE: Contemporary Studies Area

full name / name of organization: 
MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
jhines7@knights.ucf.edu

Call for Papers:
Contemporary Studies
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: August 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
acismidwest@gmail.com

The 37th annual ACIS Midwest Regional Conference in Iowa City (October 10-12, 2013) welcomes proposals for papers on any and all topics related to Irish studies – from new and existing ACIS members,

MMLA 2013: Design and the Digital Humanities (deadline: May 31)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (MMLA)
contact email: 
josh.honn@gmail.com and sullivan.rachael@gmail.com

With this year’s MMLA conference theme of “Art & Artifice,” the new Permanent Section on Digital Humanities will explore issues of, experiments with, and provocations on design.

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