category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Romanticism and the South-West

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
southwest.romanticism@gmail.com

Romanticism and the South-West

[UPDATE] The Power of Place: Investigating the Interactions between Ideology and Influence (March 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2015.conference@gmail.com

“The preservation or construction of a sense of place is then an active moment in the passage from memory to hope, from past to future.” David Harvey

[UPDATE] Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

ww.aeluruslitjournal.com
Call for Papers and Book Reviews: 2015 Issue
Submission Deadline: 25 January 2015

Sites of Decay-March 13-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Eighth Annual Graduate Conference Literature, Politics and Aesthetics-The Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University (SUNY),
contact email: 
sitesofdecay@gmail.com

Faculty Keynote: Julia Walker, Art History Department (Binghamton University)

After Extinction

full name / name of organization: 
Center for 21st Century Studies
contact email: 
c21@uwm.edu

A conference at the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21), UW-Milwaukee
April 30-May 2, 2015

Human Resources / Ressources humaines - Transverse journal

full name / name of organization: 
Transverse journal
contact email: 
transversejournal@gmail.com

Human Resources / Ressources humaines
Call for Papers, Transverse journal
Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
Issue 14b

The human-animal boundary: exploring the line in philosophy and fiction

full name / name of organization: 
University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu

The boundary between humans and non-human animals has been an integral part of philosophic discourse since antiquity, with mounting evidence of language, tool use and general cognitive abilities now l

Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor, UK
contact email: 
travelandconflict@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor

Sideways in Time [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives Conference
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives:

Special journal issue of Text Matters on 'Gothic Matters'

full name / name of organization: 
Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet, University of Lausanne
contact email: 
agnieszka.soltysikmonnet@unil.ch

Once considered escapist or closely linked to fantasy, the Gothic genre (or mode, as scholars increasingly call it) has recently begun to be explored for its material concerns and engagement with real

Journal Submission CFP: Verge - Studies in Global Asias (Special Topic: Asian Urbanisms and Urbanizations)

full name / name of organization: 
Verge: Studies in Global Asias
contact email: 
verge@psu.edu

JOURNAL ANNOUNCEMENT
VERGE: Studies in Global Asias
Senior Editors, Tina Chen and Eric Hayot

[UPDATE] Studies in American Culture - Call for Submissions (Deadline 4/1/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular and American Culture Associations in the South
contact email: 
rcoleman@southalabama.edu

Call for Submissions

CFP: Toxic Grounds: Environmental Pollution and Materiality (deadline 11/24/14; ASLE Conference 6/23-27/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE)
contact email: 
jill.gatlin at necmusic.edu

Toxic Grounds: Environmental Pollution and Materiality (deadline 11/24/14)

Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE) Eleventh Biennial Conference
June 23-27, 2015

Book reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Randy Robertson / Modern Language Studies
contact email: 
robertson@susqu.edu

Modern Language Studies, the journal of the Northeast Modern Language Association, is seeking reviews for the summer 2013 issue.

[UPDATE] European Popular Culture and Literature Submission Deadline: 11/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association February 11-14, 2015
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

36th Annual Conference February 11-14, 2015
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/
Submission Deadline: 11/15/14
Conference Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

CULTURAL MEMORY - DEADLINE EXPANSION - 10 DECEMBER 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Hypercultura - Hyperion University, Bucharest
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Dear all,

Presenters for Panel on W.S. Merwin @ ASLE Conference, June 23-27 2015--Due Nov. 24 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Merwin Studies
contact email: 
amoe@saintmarys.edu

Merwin Studies seeks to organize a panel at the ASLE Biennial Conference—Notes From Underground: The Depths of Environmental Arts, Culture, and Justice—in Moscow, Idaho, June 23–27, 2015.

Global Asias Conference by Verge: Studies in Global Asias (April 9-11, 2015 at Penn State)

full name / name of organization: 
Verge: Studies in Global Asias
contact email: 
verge@psu.edu

Penn State’s Department of Asian Studies announces Global Asias 3, a conference to celebrate the launch of a new journal, Verge: Studies in Global Asias (published by the University of Minnesota Pre

Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place, 04/03/15 (Deadline: 02/17/15)

full name / name of organization: 
UT Arlington English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uta.egsa.conference@gmail.com

The University of Texas at Arlington is proud to announce the 3rd Annual UTA English Graduate Conference on April 3, 2015

Title: “Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place”

Women Writing North: ACCUTE 2015 *Deadline Extended*

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE
contact email: 
alana.fletcher@queensu.ca

It is common to conceive of Canada’s North, especially in its early history, as a barren frontier conquerable only by the hardiest of men.

[UPDATE] Native American Literature at CEA Conference (March 26-28, 2015 – Indianapolis, IN)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin D. Carson / Bridgewater State University
contact email: 
bcarson@bridgew.edu

Call for Papers, CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS
46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

"Forms of Geopolitics, Geopolitics of Form" Panel (NAVSA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sophia Hsu and Lindsey Chappell
contact email: 
slh5@rice.edu and lnc2@rice.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
DUE FRIDAY 21 NOVEMBER 2014
FORMS OF GEOPOLITICS, GEOPOLITICS OF FORM

[UPDATE] Deadline extended- Rhetoric & Technical Communication, (11\9\14; 2/11-14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
mrodgers@usao.edu

The theme for the 36th annual SWPACA conference is “Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture.” We invite proposals for individual or panel presentations that c

[UPDATE] Food & Culture DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Assoc
contact email: 
lawill@nmsu.edu

Individual paper and panel proposals related to Food and Culture are now being accepted for the 36th annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association to be held in Albuquerque, NM.

[UPDATE - DEADLINE EXTENDED] Ecology, System, Empire (NAVSA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Nathan K. Hensley and Philip Steer
contact email: 
nathan.hensley@georgetown.edu and philip.steer@massey.ac.nz

The cataclysmic fact of global warming has brought to the fore notions of interconnection, supraindividual agency, and transhuman timescales, challenging scholarship to ask how systems, ecologica

Reminder: CFP: First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
EAAS Women’s Network
contact email: 
eaaswomensnetwork@gmail.com

CFP: First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium
The State of the Nation: American Women in the Twenty-First Century
Marie Curie-Skłodowska University
Lublin, Poland
Friday, March 27, 2015

Slovo journal of Eastern European studies - deadline 30 November

full name / name of organization: 
Slovo
contact email: 
tjmsslv@ucl.ac.uk

We are proud to announce the CALL FOR PAPERS for issue 27.1 of UCL's online, peer-reviewed journal Slovo!

• The deadline for submissions is 30 November 2014. •

Brave New Worlds: The Dystopia in Modern and Contemporary Fiction; 29th April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Newcastle University
contact email: 
k.madgwick@ncl.ac.uk

Keynote: Professor Andrzej Gasiorek (University of Birmingham)

Pre-Constituted Panel CFP: Ecomedia and Scale

full name / name of organization: 
FSAC Annual Conference 2015
contact email: 
rachel.jekanowski@concordia.ca

Pre-Constituted Panel: "Ecomedia and Scale"

FSAC Annual Conference 2015
University of Ottawa

Ecology, System, Empire (NAVSA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Nathan K. Hensley and Philip Steer
contact email: 
nathan.hensley@georgetown.edu and philip.steer@massey.ac.nz

(Due date corrected)

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture (2/11-14, 2015 ; Abstract Due Nov 15) [Update]

full name / name of organization: 
36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association in Albuquerque, New Mexico
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

Deadline Extended to November 15th!

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture
Area of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
36th Annual Conference

[UPDATE] “The Rule of Threes: Death, Humor, and Repetition”

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

The New Voices Planning Committee is proud to announce that we are now accepting proposals for the 2015 New Voices Conference.

[Extended:] Eco-Emergenc(i)es and the Limits of Darwinian Thought (due 10 Nov 2014; U of Ottawa 30 May - 2 Jun 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)
contact email: 
ecoemergencies@gmail.com

Evolutionary thinker Daniel Dennett compares Darwin’s “dangerous idea” to a “universal acid: it eats through just about every traditional concept, and leaves in its wake a revolutionized world

WSQ Survival Issue [Due March 1, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
WSQ at the Feminist Press
contact email: 
wsqeditorial@gmail.com

Call for Papers, Poetry and Prose

WSQ Special Issue Spring 2016: Survival
Guest Editors: Frances Bartowski, Elena Glasberg, and Taylor Black

The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writing Award

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society is sponsoring a writing contest for currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students.

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