category: childrens literature

[UPDATE] First Annual Fandom and Neomedia (FANS) Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association
contact email: 
FANSConference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the First Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 1 and 2 June 2013.

The Phoenix Papers, rolling deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association
contact email: 
FANSConference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for articles and reviews for our online peer-reviewed journal, The Phoenix Papers (ISSN 2325-2316).

[UPDATE] Humanities Education and Research Association Conference in Houston, Texas, March 21-23 2013

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

Sacred Sites, Secular Spaces: Scenes, Sounds, and Signs in Humanistic, Artistic, and Technological Culture

[UPDATE] Keynote speakers: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Feb. 28, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

[UPDATE] Deadline extension: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Feb. 28, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

[UPDATE] "If Walls Could Scream: Gothic Houses Across Media". Seminar. August 5-8, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Francesca Saggini (Università della Tuscia)
contact email: 
fsaggini@unitus.it

SEMINAR ORGANISED WITHIN the Biennial Conference of the International Gothic Association, August 5 – 8, 2013: University of Surrey, United Kingdom

CFP Fourth International Comics, Graphic Novels and Bande Dessinee Conference (Scotland, June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Glasgow University and Dundee University
contact email: 
laurence.grove@glasgow.ac.uk

Final Reminder: Call For Papers

International Graphic Novel
and
International Bande Dessinée Society
2013 Conference

Glasgow and Dundee
24-28 June 2013

Current Research in Speculative Fiction [CRSF] 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Current Research in Speculative Fiction [CRSF]
contact email: 
CRSF.team@gmail.com

Current Research in Speculative Fiction 2013

Monday 17th June 2013 - University of Liverpool

Keynote Lectures from:
Pat Cadigan (Double Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning Author)

SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND RELIGION, May 24 and 25, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade (Serbia)
contact email: 
conf.alfa@gmail.com, fsj.conference@alfa.edu.rs

FACULTY OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES, ALFA UNIVERSITY, BELGRADE
SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND RELIGION
MAY 24 and 25, 2013

Joint Special Issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit JUNE 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of Comparative Literature/Peking U. Journal of Comparative Literature and World Literature
contact email: 
dfried@ualberta.ca

Recent understandings of world literature have moved away from a focus on delineating canons of geographically-distributed great works, and towards describing a complex process of influence and reacti

REMINDER - Feminism;Influence;Inheritance - Deadline 4 Jan '13

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Drama - Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
feminism.influence.inheritance@gmail.com

This one-day symposium hosted by the School of English and Drama at Queen Mary, University of London aims to bring together postgraduates and academics to explore how the issues of feminism, influence

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED -- "alt/" Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference (March 16-17, 2013; abstracts due 1/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
altconference2013@gmail.com

“Alt,” neither a word nor a prefix in the grammatical sense, has nevertheless been a generative concept in contemporary scholarly interrogations of non-normative ways of engaging with and inhabiti

UPDATE. CFP: Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (journal issue). Performing identities

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alicante
contact email: 
Caporale@ua.es; lesposito@unite.it; aruggiero@unite.it

RAEI is a referred journal published once a year by the Department of English Studies at the University of Alicante.

3rd Global Conference:Making Sense Of: Chronicity (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
chronicity3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Chronicity

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Current Research in Speculative Fiction [CRSF] 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Current Research in Speculative Fiction [CRSF]
contact email: 
crsf.team@gmail.com

Current Research in Speculative Fiction 2013

Monday 17th June 2013 - University of Liverpool

Keynote Lectures from:
Pat Cadigan (Double Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning Author)

Innovative Financing for Education: Arguments, Options and Implications (July 15 - July 19, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
CEU Summer University
contact email: 
summeru@ceu.hu

Central European University, Budapest announces its international postgraduate summer course on "Innovative Financing for Education: Arguments, Options and Implications" (July 15 - July 19, 2013) for

2nd Global Conference: The Graphic Novel (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gn2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
The Graphic Novel

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

6th Global Conference: Making Sense Of: Madness (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mad6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Madness

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

8th Global Conference: The Erotic (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference
The Erotic

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Edited Collection -- Film for Children: Redefining the Consumption of Visual Narratives (ABSTRACTS due January 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Karin Beeler or Dr. Stan Beeler / University of Northern British Columbia
contact email: 
karin.beeler@unbc.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

Edited Collection -- Film for Children: Redefining the Consumption of Visual Narratives

(ABSTRACTS due January 15, 2013)

[UPDATE] CFP Deadline Extended: British Women Writers Conference (April 4-6, 2013; Abstracts now due Jan 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
BWWC2013@gmail.com

We have had requests to extend the deadline, so you (and all your friends and colleagues!) now have until January 1st to submit an abstract to the

[UPDATE] XV Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference: April 20-22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

[UPDATE: Official days of conference are April 20-22, 2013]

Call for Papers
The XV Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference

UPDATE: NEW ELIZABETHANS 1953-2013

full name / name of organization: 
Irene Morra
contact email: 
newelizabethanconference@hotmail.com

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity

CALL FOR PAPERS: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 4, 2013

Landscape Writings

full name / name of organization: 
I-Chun Wang, National Sun Yat-sen University
contact email: 
chsc705@mail.nsysu.edu.tw

National Sun Yat-sen Journal of the Humanities calls for papers for the up-coming issue to be published in June 2013.

Transnational Tomboys: Gender Subversion in a Global Context, 1/5/13

full name / name of organization: 
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
contact email: 
kproehl@clemson.edu

CFP: Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Toronto, May 22-24, 2014

Transnational Tomboys: Gender Subversion in a Global Context

Proposal Deadline Extended to January 1, 2013: "Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" EGADS! Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
ruth.garza37@utb.edu

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed “Revolution and Rebirth in

A Comic Of Her Own - 10th Annual UF Comics Conference - March 15-17, 2013 - Gainesville, FL

full name / name of organization: 
ImageTexT
contact email: 
imagetext@english.ufl.edu

Keynote Speaker: Trina Robbins
Guest Artist: Leela Corman
Guest Artist: Megan Kelso

3rd Global Conference: Gender & Love (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gl3@inter-disciplinary.net

gl3@in3rd Global Conference
Gender & Love

Sunday 15th September – Tuesday 17th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
saf5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

7th Global Conference:Fear, Horror and Terror (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fht7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Fear, Horror and Terror

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

CFP for ASA 2013: Destroyed Worlds, Unpayable Debts: Uses of Children and Childhood in Environmentalism (Abstracts Due Jan 5)

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Onion
contact email: 
rebeccaonion@gmail.com

CFP for ASA 2013: Destroyed Worlds, Unpayable Debts: Uses of Children and Childhood in Environmentalism

Stet Issue 3: Dis/orientation

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
victoria.carroll@kcl.ac.uk

Stet, the online postgraduate journal of the English Department at King's College London, is now accepting submissions from current postgraduate students for its third peer-reviewed publication.

Critical Distance: Reclusiveness, Secession, Indifference -- Special Issue of the Journal for Cultural Research

full name / name of organization: 
Guest Editor: James Corby; Journal for Cultural Research
contact email: 
james.corby@um.edu.mt

In the context of any attempt to rethink the modalities, possibilities, conditions and limitations of critical thought, the otherwise sober and restrained notion of ‘critical distance’, with all i

Potterwatch 2013 - April 6, 2013 - Charlotte, NC

full name / name of organization: 
Potterwatch, the official Harry Potter club of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
contact email: 
unccpotterconference@gmail.com

The Future of Harry Potter
the 2013 PotterWatch Conference
at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
April 6, 2013
Charlotte, NC

3rd Global Conference:Beauty (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
beau3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Beauty

Sunday 15th September – Tuesday 17th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

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