category: childrens literature

Trickster: (Re-)constructing the World from its Edges (NeMLA 2014, April 3-6)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
madlochj@mail.montclair.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

[Update] Supernatural Studies Fall/Winter General Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies (ISSN 2325-4866), a peer-reviewed journal, calls for submissions for the Fall/Winter 2013 issue; submissions are due October 1.

PARTICIPATIONS special issue: World-Building and World-Exploring

full name / name of organization: 
Participations: Online Journal of Audience Research
contact email: 
d.a.hassler-forest@uva.nl

Call for Papers – Participations: International Journal of Audience Research
“Masters of the Universe: World-Building and World-Exploring”

UPDATE Call for Papers from the quint 09/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca or smatheson@ucn.ca

call for papers

[UPDATE] CfP: ICFA 35 "Fantastic Empires"

full name / name of organization: 
The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts
contact email: 
shanes1@kent.edu

35th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

Empire

March 19-23, 2014

Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel

The deadline for submitting proposals is October 31.

UPDATE Women and Outlawry (2), ICMS, Kalamazoo, May 8-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Alexander L. Kaufman, Valerie B. Johnson / International Association for Robin Hood Studies
contact email: 
akaufman@aum.edu; valeriebjohnson@gmail.com

We invite abstracts (300-500 words) for 15-20 minute paper presentations for the following two sessions, sponsored by the International Association for Robin Hood Studies (IARHS), at the 49th Internat

Embodying the Educational Experience (NeMLA 2014; due 9/30/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Kirsten Ortega
contact email: 
kortega@uccs.edu

Embodying the Educational Experience

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Arts, Literature, and Religion

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Commission on Religious Studies
contact email: 
allen.redmon@ct.tamus.edu

40th Anniversary Celebration of the SWCRS
Honoring the Legacy -- Continuing the Tradition

March 7-9, 2014

Marriott Hotel DFW Airport North, Irving, TX

[UPDATE] CFP for the Journal of Cross-cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcsjournal@gmail.com

Edited collection - Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
helen.davies@tees.ac.uk; cfo3@le.ac.uk

HARD TIMES: AUSTERITY AND POPULAR CULTURE

Edited by Helen Davies and Claire O’Callaghan

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.

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture, Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

For the PCA/ACA national conference (16-19 Apr. 2014 in Chicago), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2013.

[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

CFP Vol. 20 Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (by September 30th, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy

full name / name of organization: 
Case Western Reserve University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
evilincarnate@case.edu

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy
11-13 July 2014
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

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

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Deadline Extended: August 30, 2013

Motherhood/Fatherhood and Popular Culture: April 16-19, 2014, Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA): National Conference
contact email: 
lpodniek@ryerson.ca

I am looking for papers for multiple panels for the PCA/ACA Motherhood/Fatherhood Area on any aspect of motherhood and or fatherhood in popular culture.

the quint DEADLINE September 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca or smatheson@ucn.ca

The quint’s nineteenth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and rev

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

International Research in Education (ISSN: 2327-5499)

full name / name of organization: 
Macrothink Institute
contact email: 
ire@macrothink.org

The journal invites submissions of original manuscripts from students, researchers, academic and industrial professionals.

Scope

CFP: Race, Crime, and Children Special Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Race, Crime, and Children. Special Winter Issue Red Feather Journal

"Imagining the Suburbs", University of Exeter, Thursday 19 to Saturday 21 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Leverhulme-funded Cultures of the Suburbs International Research Network
contact email: 
suburbs@exeter.ac.uk

How do we imagine / re-imagine the world’s suburbs in the twenty-first century? How do current concepts of suburban space and experience sit with past ideologies and future planning?

2nd Global Conference: (Re)Production: Origins, Transitions, Futures (March, 2014:Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
(Re)Production: Origins, Transitions, Futures

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call For Presentations:

Mothers in Children's and Young Adult Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Rowe Fraustino and Karen Coats
contact email: 
FraustinoL@easternct.edu; kscoat2@ilstu.edu

Call for Papers:
Mothers in Children’s and Young Adult Literature
Edited by Lisa Rowe Fraustino and Karen Coats

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.

[Update] CFP - Rites and Rituals - Deadline 16 Sept 2013

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM, Postgraduate Journal of Arts and Culture
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org

Rituals exist as a result of the actions of specific people or institutions; we recognise those rituals because they are engrained in our cultural customs as much as they are ordained by law.

Mythology in Contemporary Culture, April 16 to 19, 2014, Chicago, Illinois

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
sywilkers@aol.com

2014 Popular Culture Association (PCA)/American Culture Association (ACA)

Annual National Conference, April 16-19
Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Chicago, IL

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.

Representing Conflict in Postcolonial Literature and Film. (proposals due by September 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014
contact email: 
sreyoshi@gwu.edu

Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
45th Annual Convention
April 3-6, 2014 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

CfP: First World War and Popular Culture (NeMLA; Harrisburg, PA; 4/3-6/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jennifer.redmann@fandm.edu

This panel will welcome papers that address how the war shaped popular culture in all of the combatant nations and how, in turn, the memory of war was shaped during the century that followed.

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

REMINDER: Adaptation and the Novel

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk, n.p.seager@keele.ac.uk

Adaptation and the Novel

Saturday 9 November 2013, Keele University

Organisers: Jo Taylor and Nick Seager

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