category: bibliography and history of the book

[UPDATE] Language/Translation panel at (dis)junctions Grad Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE EXTENDED to Feb 22

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Lozier and Josh Pearson, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This panel seeks papers that discuss different methods and effects of encountering language in its varying forms. These “varying forms” can be understood as different languages, in a translation studies context; as aural/oral language or visual/written language in an aesthetic, literary, or art historical context; or as a series of codes or coded information, as in a linguistic anthropology or computer studies context.

[UPDATE] 20th Annual (dis)junctions Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE EXTENDED to Feb 22

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This year’s (dis)junctions conference at UCR invites papers that contribute to conversations around notions of “encountering,” with particular focus given to the operation of texts, understood a

[UPDATE] Romantic Circulations, a panel at (dis)junctions Grad Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE EXTENDED to Feb 22

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This panel invites submissions dealing with any aspect of circulation, distribution and discovery in the Romantic period.

[UPDATE] Encountering Early Modern/Medieval Texts panel at (dis)junctions Grad Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE EXTENDED to Feb 22

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This year’s (dis)junctions conference theme focuses on “encounters,” with an emphasis of the term’s foregrounding of the unexpected. However, under these conditions, true “encounters” with texts of the early modern and medieval periods, texts which have been repeatedly studied for hundreds of years, may seem unlikely. Can we truly “encounter” Shakespeare’s texts (or Chaucer’s, or Milton’s), or is that encounter always mediated by an already-constructed knowledge formation? This panel invites the submission of papers which address this improbable phenomenon of encountering the early modern and/or medieval text.

[UPDATE] Media in Transition 8: public media, private media CFP deadline is March 1 (conference: May 3-5 at MIT)

full name / name of organization: 
MIT Comparative Media Studies / MIT Communications Forum
contact email: 
seawell@mit.edu

http://web.mit.edu/comm-forum/mit8

(Re)Presenting the Archive

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sheffield, UK
contact email: 
archive@sheffield.ac.uk

In a Higher Education context where originality in research is increasingly valorised, what place is there for explicitly re-presentational practices such as scholarly editing and curating?

[UPDATE] Mod Bods: Modernism, Bodies, and...

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Wyoming English Department
contact email: 
agraham8@uwyo.edu

Mod Bods:
Modernism, Bodies, and…

Literary Responses to Mind Science, MLA 2014, Abstracts Due 3/15

full name / name of organization: 
Nikki Skillman / American Academy of Arts and Sciences
contact email: 
nskillman@amacad.org

[UPDATE] Purity: An Interdisciplinary Conference, 11th-12th July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal, University of Sussex, UK
contact email: 
purity@excursions-journal.org.uk

PURITY: A Call For Papers

[UPDATE] South Central MLA Biography/Autobiography/Memoir panel

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mge1108@gmail.com

The 2012 South Central MLA Conference is accepting paper proposals for its Biography/Autobiography/Memoir panel.

17th Century Literature Panel - RMMLA Annual Conference - Vancouver, WA, October 10-12, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain MLA
contact email: 
kainglis@ucalgary.ca

This session seeks papers on any aspect of seventeenth-century English literature.

SAMLA Bibliography and Textual Criticism Panel, November 8-10, 2013, Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention (SAMLA)
contact email: 
makalaj@mailbox.sc.edu

Call for Papers: Bibliography and Textual Criticism Panel
SAMLA, November 8-10, 2013
Atlanta, GA

"Past Tense, Future Tensions" SCLA Conference Oct. 18-19, 2013 (abstract deadline 5/10/13)

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

39th Annual Conference of the SCLA to be held October 18-19, 2013
at Guilford College (Greensboro, NC).

Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum Tbilisi, Georgia 24-26, October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum Tbilisi, Georgia 24-26, October 2013,European Scientific Institute and the University Grigol Robakidze,
contact email: 
contact@emforum.eu

http://www.emforum.eu/
Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum
Tbilisi, Georgia 24-26, October 2013

Call for papers: Blackfriars Conference, 23-27 October 2013, Staunton, Virginia

full name / name of organization: 
The American Shakespeare Center
contact email: 
sarahe@americanshakespearecenter.com

23 - 27 October 2013, Seventh Blackfriars Conference

Third Annual Gender and Sexuality Postgraduate Research Conference, Birmingham, May 10 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Roles Gender and Sexuality Forum, University of Birmingham
contact email: 
hpp209@

Roles: A Gender and Sexuality Forum

Third Annual Gender and Sexuality Conference

University of Birmingham,
10th May 2013

Key Note Speaker: Dr. Nadine Muller

[UPDATED] Watermark Journal — Submission Deadline Extended: 3/1/2013

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Long Beach
contact email: 
editor@watermarkjournal.com

Watermark, an annual scholarly journal published by graduate students in the Department of English at California State University, Long Beach, is now seeking papers for our seventh volume to be publis

Steve Tomasula: The Art and Science of New Media Fiction 4/5/2013

full name / name of organization: 
David Banash / Western Illinois University
contact email: 
d-banash@wiu.edu

This edited collection will investigate critical approaches to Steve Tomasula’s innovative contemporary fiction, non-fiction, criticism, and multimedia art.

[UPDATE] CFP: PG Conference 'ReVision: Editing Across Disciplines'

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM Postgraduate Journal, The University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
forum.conference.edit@gmail.com

ReVision: Editing Across Disciplines
Interdisciplinary Conference - CFP
The University of Edinburgh, 15-16 July 2013

[UPDATE] Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction Deadline Extended to Feb. 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction
contact email: 
eatonjournal@gmail.com

Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction
Deadline Extended for inclusion in our first issue: February 15th, 2013.

Is It All About the Text? Reading, Writing, Teaching, Technologizing, Theorizing

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

The Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University

Southern Connecticut State University
New Haven, CT

April 21, 2012
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
English Department

[UPDATE] Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2013

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

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global partners, including the Cultural Studies Association of Australasia, is proud to announce the Third Asian Conference on Cultural Studies

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: Textual Overtures: Texts, Technologies, and Remediation - Graduate Submissions Needed!

full name / name of organization: 
Washington State University English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is a graduate-level peer-reviewed open-access journal published online that offers a space in which rhetoric, composition, and literature can coexist and create a harmony of textual

Examining Public Voice, Human Rights, and Social Justice Across Time and Space: A Multidisciplinary Symposium Florida Atlanti

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Studies Student Association Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
letters@fau.edu

Deadline for abstracts: February 11

[UPDATE] South Central MLA Biography/Autobiography/Memoir panel

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mge1108@gmail.com

The 2012 South Central MLA Conference is accepting paper proposals for its Biography/Autobiography/Memoir panel.

DEADLINE EXTENDED The Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction NEW DEADLINE Feb 15

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Hicks and Josh Pearson, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
EatonJournal@gmail.com

We are soliciting articles for the first issue and for subsequent issues of the Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction.

The Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online journal published by the University of California Riverside's College of Humanities and Social Sciences in collaboration with the UCR Library’s Eaton Collection of Science Fiction & Fantasy.

Histories and Futures of Reading, a panel at (dis)junctions Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE Feb 11

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson and Sarah Lozier, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

At the close of the twentieth century, the proliferation of networked digital technologies has led a number of critics to call into question the future of reading. However, in the last several years it has become increasingly clear that reading continues to be an important aspect of our cultural practice, even as it manifests itself in multiple forms. This panel invites papers that concern themselves with both the history and the future of reading.

Our Text, Your Text, This Text, a panel at (dis)junctions Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE Feb 11

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson and Sarah Lozier, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This panel invites papers that explore textual encounter and interaction within religion.

Language/Translation panel at (dis)junctions Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE Feb 11

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson and Sarah Lozier, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions@gmail.com

This panel seeks papers that discuss different methods and effects of encountering language in its varying forms.

Romantic Circulations, a panel at (dis)junctions Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE Feb 11

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson and Sarah Lozier, University of Californa, Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This panel invites submissions dealing with any aspect of circulation, distribution and discovery in the Romantic period.

Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

Euroacademia cordially invites you to
The Euroacademia International Conference
‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’ to be held in Zagreb, Croatia

San Joaquin Valley Journal Submission Deadline Extension -- May 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Dorsey / San Joaquin Valley Journal
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is seeking articles for its fourth issue.

[UPDATE] The Politics of African Contemporary Art - submission deadline March 8, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

Recent approaches to African contemporary art often celebrate the advent of a global contemporary art scene in which they see an abolition of the provincialist and historicist concepts that were impos

SAMLA 2013: Making Meaning in Print Culture (SHARP affiliate session)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA / SHARP
contact email: 
edmundrm@mailbox.sc.edu

Papers are invited for the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) affiliate session at the 2013 SAMLA Convention.

Digging the Digital 2013: Graduate Research in Digital Humanities - Saturday, April 6, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta Humanities Computing Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
hucostudentgroup@gmail.com

The University of Alberta Humanities Computing Graduate Student Association is pleased to announce a call for abstracts for its annual conference:

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