category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

W(h)ither Identity - Positioning the Self and Transforming the Social, January 23-24, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
conference.whitheridentity@gcsc.uni-giessen.de

Identity, both as a whole and in relation to categories of social difference including, but not limited to, race, class, ability, sex/gender, sexuality, indigeneity, citizenship, etc., has been an inc

[UPDATE] British Society for Literature and Science Conference, 10-12 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Surrey
contact email: 
g.tate@surrey.ac.uk

The ninth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at the University of Surrey, Guildford, on 10-12 April 2014.

[UPDATE] Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

"Greenways: The Interconnected Pathways of Communication and the Environment" Mar. 6-8 2014

full name / name of organization: 
A NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville
contact email: 
utnexus2014@gmail.com

Plenary Speakers: Sandra Alcosser (San Diego State University), Mark Pedelty (University of Minnesota), and Jennifer Peeples (Utah State University)

Disability Studies Area, Southwest PCA, February 19-22, 2014 (Abstracts due November 1)

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

Submission Deadline: 1 November 2013
Submission Address: http://conference2014.southwestpca.org/

[UPDATE] Reminder: Modern Creatures -- special journal issue (2015) (deadline proposals Nov 1)

full name / name of organization: 
European Journal of English Studies
contact email: 
Pieter Vermeulen (pieter.vermeulen@english.su.se) and Virginia Richter (richter@ens.unibe.ch)

We are inviting proposals for contributions to a special journal issue that explores the viability of the notion of the "creature(ly)" for an understanding of the relations between different forms of

[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, cfcs@nccu.edu.tw

Cross-cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal published by Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, and has been indexed in the THCI (Taiwa

"Romantic Ecocriticism" Panel Proposal due 10/13/13

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA Conference 2014 April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
dwhall@csupomona.edu

NeMLA 2014 Conference
Harrisburg, PA April 3-6, 2014

Panel Title: Romantic Ecocriticism

Description:

Great Excursions: Travel and the Antebellum Literary Imagination; June 5-8, 2014; St. Louis, MO

full name / name of organization: 
The Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society
contact email: 
Jenifer_Elmore@pba.edu

Great Excursions:
Travel and the Antebellum Literary Imagination
A symposium sponsored by the Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society

June 5-8, 2014

Hilton St. Louis Downtown, St. Louis, MO

4th Global Conference: Living Responsibly (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rl4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Living Responsibly

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
story5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative

Saturday 10th May – Tuesday 13th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Call for Abstracts (December 1, 2013): Critical Insights: The American Short Story (collection of essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cocchiarale, Widener University; Scott D. Emmert, University of Wisconsin--Fox Valley
contact email: 
mfcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu; scott.emmert@uwc.edu

Critical Insights: The American Short Story (Grey House Publishing)

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tcvc2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (April 3-6 2014); Proposals due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 45th Annual Convention (Harrisburg PA, April 3-6))
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers exploring how disability challenges normative constructions of the body-environment dyad.

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mg3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinites (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fm4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinities

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

The Page: Visual and Material Literature (March 14-16, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Students Association, Department of English, University of Ottawa
contact email: 
uottawa.conference@gmail.com

The Page: Visual and Material Literature
2014 Department of English Graduate Student Conference
University of Ottawa
14-16 March 2014

ACLA 2014: The Local and the Regional: Elided Spaces of Postcolonial Capital, March 20-23, NYU

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
slw343@nyu.edu

Organizers:
- Laurie Lambert (Assistant Professor, African-American and Africana Studies, UC Davis)
- Shirley Wong (Post-doctoral fellow, English, NYU)

Disasters, Apocalypses, and Catastrophes-PCA/ACA Chicago, IL April 16-19 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Pop Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
disasterculture@yahoo.com

In a hyper-mediated global culture, disaster events reach us with great speed and digital detail, and we begin forming, interpreting, and historicizing catastrophes simultaneously with people worldwid

ALA Conference CFP - "Reevaluating Hemingway's Nonfiction" - May 22-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Ernest Hemingway Society
contact email: 
rtangeda@kent.edu

American Literature Association Conference
Washington, D.C. - May 22-25, 2014

“Reevaluating Hemingway’s Nonfiction”
Sponsored by the Ernest Hemingway Society

Panel Description:

Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
The Hungarian Philosophical Association
contact email: 
kremeralexander5@gmail.com

The Hungarian Philosophical Association is organizing an international conference on “Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics”.

Keynote speaker: Richard Shusterman

[UPDATE] Mindful Body in the Arts of Eating: International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Body, Mind, and Culture (Florida Atlantic University)
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 3-day conference, January 23–25, 2014, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

CFP: The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and the Summer of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP: The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and the Summer of Love

Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature? (1 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
contact email: 
robert.mcgill@utoronto.ca

"Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature?" session
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada

[UPDATE] XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference [Date change: April 26-28, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com; stam202@tamu.edu

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 26-28, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies (42nd UBC Medieval Workshop), Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Œcologies Project, along with the Committee for Medieval Studies at the University of British Columbia
contact email: 
robert.rouse@ubc.ca

42nd UBC Medieval Workshop

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies

MadLit 2014: "Texts and Violence" with keynote speaker Hillary Chute/ Feb 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013: Texts and Violence

Keynote speaker: Hillary Chute, author of Graphic Women and Associate Editor of MetaMaus

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference, 19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

full name / name of organization: 
Maureen O'Connor, School of English, University College Cork
contact email: 
maureen.oconnor@ucc.ie

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference
19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

Call for Papers

Undergraduate essays in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

Encourage your best students to submit their work to the VHR. We publish the best research in the humanities from undergraduate students across the globe. Check us out at www.lvc.edu/vhr

2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

What is the future of illustration studies?

What can comics scholars learn from animation studies and vice versa?

1st Global Conference: Sexuality and Disability (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sd1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Sexuality and Disability

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Urban Popcultures (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
up4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Urban Popcultures

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

New Immaterialities

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations
contact email: 
erika.kerruish@scu.edu.au

Transformations is calling for submissions for Issue 25: New Immaterialities

Reci - Journal for Linguistics, Literaturology and Culturology

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade
contact email: 
reci@alfa.edu.rs

Sixth issue will be dedicated to the bicentenary of the birth of Petar Petrovic Njegos.
We accept papers from all fields of linguistics, literaturology and culturology.

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