category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Monstrous Media: Hybrids, Aberrations, and Other Unclassifiables Feb. 14-15, Submissions by Dec. 2nd

full name / name of organization: 
New York University Tisch Cinema Studies Graduate Program
contact email: 
cinecon2014@gmail.com

Monstrous Media: Hybrids, Aberrations, and Other Unclassifiables
The NYU Cinema Studies 2014 Graduate Student Conference

[UPDATE] British Society for Literature and Science Conference (10-12 April 2014): deadline 6 December 2013

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 CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace,

Cormac Mccarthy and Philosophy - Edited Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Eagle
contact email: 
eaglechris@gmail.com

"Beyond Reckoning: Philosophy in the Works of Cormac Mccarthy" will be the first edited collection dedicated to exploring the role of philosophy in the works of Cormac Mccarthy.

Unlikely: Journal for the Centre of Creative Arts, special issue FERAL 8th January 2014 (April/May 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Centre for Creative Arts, La Trobe University
contact email: 
a.harley@latrobe.edu.au

Unlikely: Journal of the Centre for Creative Arts calls for submissions for inaugural issue, Feral.
Submissions due: 8th January, 2014
Publication: April/May 2014

The Journal

CFP for peer-reviewed journal in Indigenous Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Research in Indigenous Studies
contact email: 
cstockdale@littlepriest.edu

The interim editorial board of Interdisciplinary Research in Indigenous Studies (IRIS) is pleased to announce the call for submission of papers for the first issue of the journal, scheduled to be publ

The Matter of Murder (edited collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Brett Josef Grubisic and Gisèle M. Baxter, eds.
contact email: 
representingcdnmurder@gmail.com

Call for Submissions

* Please feel encouraged to forward this to any organizations, individuals, or mailing lists that might be interested *

Charles W. Chesnutt Association sessions at American Literature Association Conference, May 22-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Charles W. Chesnutt Association
contact email: 
swright1222@aol.com; smcfatt@cau.edu

Charles W. Chesnutt Association sessions at American Literature Association Conference, May 22-25, 2014

"Life, in Theory"

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of Literature, Science, and the Arts
contact email: 
info[at]litsciarts.eu; cristina.iuli@lett.unipmn.it

“Life, in Theory” refers to the ways in which the principle of life is assumed and articulated by highly specialized disciplinary knowledge, is entangled with media technologies, and is constantly

Collecting, Archiving, Publishing North America - until April 30, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lodz, Poland
contact email: 
text.matters@uni.lodz.pl

Call for Articles, Reviews and Interviews
From
TEXT MATTERS: A JOURNAL OF LITERATURE, THEORY AND CULTURE
Published by the University of Łodź in Poland
Editor-in-Chief
Dorota Filipczak
No. 5

The future of the biennial: experimental places to reinvent political space?

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

The upcoming issue of Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics will discuss the political future of the contemporary art biennial.

Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
sbuenglishgradcon@gmail.com

Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

ACLA 2014: Deep History in Contemporary Fiction and Film (NYU, March 20-23, NYC)

full name / name of organization: 
Dermot Ryan, Loyola Marymount University
contact email: 
dryan11@lmu.edu

This seminar will explore the presence of deep/big history in contemporary fiction and film.

CFP: Mid-America American Studies Assoc. (MAASA) Conference (proposals by Dec. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-America American Studies Association
contact email: 
emailmaasa@gmail.com

Call for Papers

All Deliberate Speed: Politics of Equality and Discourses of Difference

Southern Studies Conference [Update]--deadline extended until Nov. 4

full name / name of organization: 
Auburn University at Montgomery
contact email: 
aumlac@aum.edu

The Southern Studies Conference at Auburn University at Montgomery (February 7-8, 2014)
full name / name of organization:
AUMLAC: Southern Studies Conference, Auburn University at Montgomery

Politics of Place, Issue 02: "Technology" - submission deadline: 31 Jan 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Politics of Place: A Journal for Postgraduates
contact email: 
politicsofplace@ex.ac.uk

Following the release of Issue 01, which developed the theme of "Maps and Margins", we are now seeking submissions for the second issue which speak to the theme of "Technology".

UPDATED DEADLINE: November 15, John Douglas Taylor Conference 2014: Contemporary Orientations in African Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Cultural Studies, McMaster University, Canada
contact email: 
africanculturalstudies@gmail.com

CONTEMPORARY ORIENTATIONS IN AFRICAN CULTURAL STUDIES: MAY 30 - JUNE 1, 2014

http://africanculturalstudies.wordpress.com/.

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Environments: A Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
University of Manchester
contact email: 
postcolonialenvironments@manchester.ac.uk

Postcolonial Environments will bring together scholars and postgraduates interested in the role of environments in colonial and postcolonial encounters and the relations that they engender.

Coleridge Summer Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Friends of Coleridge (Academic Director: Tim Fulford)
contact email: 
kerri.andrews@strath.ac.uk

The Coleridge Summer Conference, Cannington, Somerset.
28 July-1 August 2014

Academic Director: Tim Fulford

Keynote speakers: Marjorie Levinson, J. C. C. Mays, Damian Walford Davies

Georgia Philological Association: May 16, 2014 Meeting and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
Elaine.Stephens@sgsc.edu

The ninth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Waycross Campus of South Georgia State College on the South Georgia Parkway

[UPDATE] 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

Interventions in English Studies: Finding Our Places

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Dayton
contact email: 
cfp.udayton@gmail.com

“When I cannot see words curling like rings of smoke round me I am in darkness—I am nothing.” –Virginia Woolf, The Waves

UPDATE Call for Papers: the quint

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

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

Ottoman Pasts, Present Cities: Cosmopolitanism and Transcultural Memories 26-27 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Ottoman Cosmopolitanism AHRC Network
contact email: 
ottoman.cosmopolitanism@leeds.ac.uk

Ottoman Pasts, Present Cities: Cosmopolitanism and Transcultural Memories AHRC Research Network

International two-day conference
26- 27 June 2014, Birkbeck College, University of London

Politics of Mobility and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Circle: International Journal of Central University of Kerala, India
contact email: 
humanitiescircle@gmail.com

International Journal of Central University of Kerala, India
ISSN 2321-8010

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Vol. 1, Issue 3, Jan. 2014
Last Date for Submission: 31 December 2013

Discourse of Dispossessions

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Circle: International Journal of Central University of Kerala, India
contact email: 
humanitiescircle@gmail.com

Humanities Circle: International Journal of Central University of Kerala, India
ISSN 2321-8010

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Vol. 2, Issue 2, June 2013 (Pending Issue)

Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies

full name / name of organization: 
GANZA / Dr Lorna Piatti-Farnell (Editor)
contact email: 
editor@aeternumjournal.com

Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies (ISSN2324-4895) is an open-access biannual on-line journal. It offers peer-reviewed academic articles.

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture [Update] Deadline 11/1

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA Conference February 19-22
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 35th Annual Southwest PCA/ACA Conference
February 19-22, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency Hotel

Exploring the idea of "FREEDOM"

full name / name of organization: 
The Arachneed Journal
contact email: 
arnav.anjaria@gmail.com

The Arachneed Journal invites scholarly papers, commentaries, book reviews, interviews, multimedia presentation (audio visual) for its upcoming issue.

The Phoenix Papers, Rolling CFP

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

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

A Mystery To Be Inspected: Center or Periphery in the Noir Novels of Northern Europe?

full name / name of organization: 
The American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
eaaiken@syr.edu

A Mystery To Be Inspected: Center or Periphery in the Noir Novels of Northern Europe?

Seminar Organizer: Edward Aiken (Syracuse University)

Challenger Unbound [UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED to 1 NOVEMBER 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)
contact email: 
Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)

Challenger Unbound
Departme

Creativity, Inc.: Intellectual Production as Capital, ACLA 2014 at NYU (deadline Nov 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Yonina Hoffman, Torsa Ghosal, Michael Harwick (Ohio State University)
contact email: 
Yonina@gmail.com

One of the decade’s more contentious theories concerning the reformulation of capital in (post)industrial America was the denomination of the so-called “creative class.” United by a tendency tow

Scientific (R)evolutions

full name / name of organization: 
Natura: A Working Group in History of Science and Epistemology
contact email: 
scientific.revolutions@gmail.com

Conference Website: sites.google.com/site/scientificrevolutions/

[REMINDER] What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English / 14-17 July 2014 / Lincoln, UK / Deadline: 1st November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Martin Paul Eve, University of Lincoln
contact email: 
meve@lincoln.ac.uk

Please email 200-300 word proposals for 20-minute papers and brief biographical notes of 50 words to the conference organisers: Dr Siân Adiseshiah, Dr Martin Eve, Dr Rupert Hildyard, and Dr Agnes Woo

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