category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

[UPDATE} Comically Queer: NeMLA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jamie.mulder@tufts.edu

Two decades ago, Judith Butler’s “Critically Queer” asked what it might mean to make “queer” an object of critical inquiry and, equally, what it might mean for the queer to become critical o

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.

Postcolonial Ecopoetics of Disaster, NEMLA 2014, submissions due 9/30/13

full name / name of organization: 
Liam O'Loughlin and Molly Nichols
contact email: 
moloughlinliam@gmail.com

Session Title: Postcolonial Ecopoetics of Disaster

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

"WHOLE WORLDS: SYSTEMS OF AFFECT, CAPITAL, AESTHETICS" (Annual Graduate Conference, UChicago English) -- due November 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Chicago Department of English
contact email: 
wholeworlds.uchicago@gmail.com

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.

Religion and Theatre Focus Group; DREAM ACTS: Performance as Refuge, Resistance, and Renewal

full name / name of organization: 
Religion and Theatre Focus Group with the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE)
contact email: 
clairemariachambers@gmail.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
--Religion and Theatre Focus Group--
with the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) Conference

DREAM ACTS: Performance as Refuge, Resistance, and Renewal

[UPDATE] ‘Green’ or Ecocritical Shakespeare (deadline 9/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
malvin@arnet.com.ar

Seminar 12: ‘Green’ or Ecocritical Shakespeare: non-human nature as a character in his plays

Call for papers - EXTENDED DEADLINE

[UPDATE] Welty & the Art of Travel: Southern Studies Conference, 2/7-2/8

full name / name of organization: 
Eudora Welty Society
contact email: 
rharriso@westga.edu

Eudora Welty Society
Southern Studies Conference
Auburn University-Montgomery
February 7-8, 2014

Welty & The Art of Travel

Eco-feminist Readings of 19th-Century American Women’s Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Rosecrans, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
contact email: 
jrosecrans@reynolds.edu

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

Under an Indian Sky – Environment, Community & Culture in India

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Environment Education Research And Management SEERAM
contact email: 
info@seeram.org

Building on the success of Waste Water Technology for Green Economy and E-Waste-Sustainability & Management Seminars SEERAM now welcomes academics from across the disciplines as well as members of non

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

A Georgic Sense of Wonder [due Sept 15]

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) - Williamsburg, VA - March 20-23, 2014
contact email: 
Theresa M. Russ, UCSB, tmruss@gmail.com

Does Georgic “begin in wonder”?

[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

Romantic Science

full name / name of organization: 
Dewey W. Hall -- Northeast Modern Language Association Conference 2014
contact email: 
dwhall@csupomona.edu

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

Panel Title: Romantic Science

Description:

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

Biology through Shakespeare

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
rcrodman@gmail.com

Seminar 2: Biology through Shakespeare

Call for papers.
This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference in Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

Seminar leader: Rachel Rodman (USA)

NeMLA cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminist Context

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014 (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

Call for Papers for the 45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

"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:

CFP: ELN 52.1, "Imaginary Cartographies" (Spring/Summer 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
English Language Notes
contact email: 
eln2@colorado.edu

ELN 52.1 Spring/Summer 2014
“Imaginary Cartographies”

Call for Papers: ELN Special Issue, “Imaginary Cartographies.”

CFP: Animal Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Bhatter College Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
principal@bhattercollege.ac.in

Bhatter College Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, a print and online journal (http://bcjms.bhattercollege.ac.in) seeks submission on "Animal Studies: Exploring the Relationship between the Humans

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.

Adolescent Apocalypses 11/1 (Conference 2/19-22)

full name / name of organization: 
Shane Trayers/ SWPCA/ACA
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

Adolescent literature has a history of representing controversial topics, revolving around death and alienation, and dealing with (arguably) the most difficult time in a person’s life.

[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.

CFP: Performing Animals

full name / name of organization: 
Karen Raber; Monica Mattfeld
contact email: 
kraber@olemiss.edu; mmattfeld@kent.ac.uk

CFP: “Performing Animals”

[UPDATE] International Irish Gothic Conference 5-6 December, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli Studi di Perugia / Università per Stranieri di Perugia
contact email: 
perugiairishgothic@gmail.com

International Irish Gothic Conference

5-6 December, 2013

Università degli Studi di Perugia / Università per Stranieri di Perugia

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

[UPDATE] CFP Extended to Sep. 2: Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Gulf Medieval and Renaissance (GulfMAR) Conference, formerly Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissanc Scholars
contact email: 
cbarrett@lsu.edu

The Call for Papers for the Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference has been extended to Sep. 2.

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

‘An Open World: Science, Technology and Society in the Light of Niels Bohr’s Thoughts’ University of Copenhagen, 4-6 December 20

full name / name of organization: 
University of Copenhagen
contact email: 
bohrconf2013@cast.ku.dk

CALL FOR PAPERS
‘An Open World: Science, Technology and Society in the Light of Niels Bohr’s Thoughts’
University of Copenhagen, 4-6 December 2013.

DISAPPEARANCE: Spatial and Temporal Horizons Nov. 7th & 8th NYC

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of Comparative Literature, The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
disappearanceconference2013@gmail.com

DISAPPEARANCE: Spatial and Temporal Horizons
a two-day interdisciplinary conference
November 7th & 8th, 2013
The Department of Comparative Literature
The Graduate Center, CUNY

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