category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Reading the Books of Nature (12/1/14;2/13/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2015: Seventh Annual Interdisciplinary Humanities Conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu

Authors and artists, from Galileo to Rousseau, Woolfe to Kingsolver, Attenborough to Cousteau, have been exploring how to read or record nature for thousands of years. We seek papers that continue this quest in the context of any genre, time period, or discipline within the humanities.

Performing the Accidental Archive - 17 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
York University Theatre and Performance Studies Graduate Student Symposium
contact email: 
yutpsgsa@gmail.com

Performing the Accidental Archive, the fourth annual York University Theatre and Performance Studies Graduate Student Symposium, invites submissions for papers, installations, performances, manifestos

Perspectives on Power : Textual and Cinematic Representations March 27-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Maryland School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
contact email: 
umdsllcgradconf@umd.edu

COMPLICITY CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
University of Brighton
contact email: 
conflictcluster@brighton.ac.uk

COMPLICITY
A two-day conference exploring issues of complicity, organised by the University of Brighton's Understanding Conflict: Forms & Legacies of Violence research cluster.

Breaking Futures: Imaginative (Re)visions of Time

full name / name of organization: 
Hosted by the Graduate Students of the IU Department of English
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call For Proposals: “Breaking Futures: Imaginative (Re)visions of Time”

Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC): "UNBEARABLE" Keynotes Lauren Berlant and Lee Edelman, February 20-21 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

*The 10th Annual* Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC)
Call for Submissions
“UNBEARABLE”
KEYNOTES: LAUREN BERLANT (Chicago) and LEE EDELMAN (Tufts)

Art and Freedom of Expression - Deadline November 26

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

Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics issue 8 will shed light on how different artistic forms and strategies may advance freedom of expression and be used to confront censorship in contexts worldwi

Update: Eco-Emergenc(i)es and the Limits of Darwinian Thought (due 1 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

Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism CALL FOR PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism at Pratt Institute
contact email: 
scollin4@pratt.edu

Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism
CALL FOR PAPERS

“Voyages” Conference - Spring 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

voy•age
ˈvoi-ij/
noun:
1. a long journey involving travel by sea or in space.
Synonyms: trip, expedition, excursion, tour

Action Writing: The Politics of American Literature, 1960-Present

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck University, London
contact email: 
actionwritingbbk@gmail.com

Friday 3rd July 2015
Keynes Library, Birkbeck University
Keynote Speakers: Dr Martin Paul Eve (University of Lincoln) and Dr Michael Hrebeniak (University of Cambridge)

Re-envisioning Early Atlantic Studi:9th Annual Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium April 10-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
earg.purdue@gmail.com

Re-envisioning Early Atlantic Studies: Engaging the Scholarly Spectrum

CFP: International Conference on 'Religion, Gender and Body Politics', 12-14 February 2015, Utrecht, the Netherlands

full name / name of organization: 
Utrecht University, the Netherlands
contact email: 
projectreligionandgender@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Religion, Gender and Body Politics
Post-secular, post-colonial and queer perspectives

CSUF Acacia Conference 2015: [Ab]Normativity and [Per]Formativity, 13-14 March 2015, California State University Fullerton

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group, California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
theacaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

Conference Dates: Friday 13 March - Saturday 14 March 2015
Abstracts Due: Friday 19 December 2014

Interdisciplinarity Within and Among Disciplines; genre 35 by Nov. 20

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative World Literature and Classics, CSU, Long Beach
contact email: 
csulbgenre@gmail.com

We invite scholarly papers that address the topic of Interdisciplinarity Within and Among Disciplines for possible publication in genre 35: Connections and Intersections.

CfP: The Third Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 12 – 13 December 2014, Florence, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Cristina Ciucurescu / Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Third Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

12-13 December 2014, Florence, Italy
Villa Vittoria- Palazzo dei Congressi

The TAU Literary and Visual Arts Journal: Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/Lourdes University
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

Submission accepted NOW through January 30, 2015.

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Email your titled submission to tau@lourdes.edu.

Rules for submission:

Language/Knowledge/Power: A Graduate Conference - March 28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Virginia Tech English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
vt.egso@gmail.com

The English Graduate Student Organization of Virginia Tech welcomes papers and presentations related to this year’s conference theme: Language/Knowledge/Power.

California State, University, Long Beach -- Watermark 9 -- English Scholarly Journal -- Deadline February 2, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Watermark Journal
contact email: 
watermarkjournal.editor@gmail.com.

Watermark, an annual, peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by graduate students in the Department of English at California State University, Long Beach, is now seeking submissions for our

Crisis? What Crisis ? Etudes irlandaises special issue autumn 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes irlandaises
contact email: 
martine.pelletier@univ-tours.fr

CALL FOR PAPERS

ETUDES IRLANDAISES
French Journal of Irish Studies

Autumn 2015 issue
Crisis? What Crisis?

Guest edited by Martine Pelletier & Valérie Peyronel

Being Non/Human: Bodily Borders. Abstracts due 02/02/15. Conference on 17th June 2015.

full name / name of organization: 
Queen Mary University of London
contact email: 
being.non.human@gmail.com

‘Being Non/Human’ is organising a conference for 2015 on the topic of ‘bodily borders’ and we invite any postgraduate or early career researcher interested in this theme to submit an abstract

[UPDATE]Permacultural Practices, panel proposed for the ASLE Eleventh Biennial Conference, June 23-27, 2015, University of Idaho

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
contact email: 
wallacem@queensu.ca; 11dmjc@queensu.ca

Writing in 1978, founders Bill Mollison and David Holmgren coined the term permaculture—a portmanteau compounding and eliding “permanent agriculture”—to signify a design ethics suitable to an

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): C A L L F O R E N T R I E S

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
poetry@coldnoon.com | researchpapers@coldnoon.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics
(International Journal of Travel Writing)
ISSN 2278-9642 | E-ISSN 2278-9650

C A L L F O R E N T R I E S
No. XI | Issue 4(1) | Jan '15
Deadline: November 20 2014

Panel on "The Nature of/in War" (June 23-27, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
2015 Biennial Conference of ASLE (Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment)
contact email: 
withers@iastate.edu

As most any military conflict has shown, humanity’s wars are rarely of benefit to the natural world.

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

Special Issue on "Contemporary Film and Public Life" - Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics (UNC-CH)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hi

2015 Walker Percy Conference: The Last Gentleman in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Walker Percy Center for Writing & Publishing
contact email: 
wpconf@loyno.edu

The Walker Percy Center for Writing & Publishing invites proposals for its third biannual conference.

Where: Monroe Library, Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Identity and Materialism: Reading the Space between Persons and Things (April 10-11, 2015) Deadline: February 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
contact email: 
jpc0018@uah.edu

Identity and Materialism: Reading the Space between Persons and Things

University of Alabama in Huntsville Graduate Student Conference

April 10-11, 2015

Call for Papers: “Interdisciplinary Approaches to Narratives: Getting Lost in Texts”

full name / name of organization: 
University of Idaho - English Department
contact email: 
uigec@uidaho.edu

University of Idaho: March 28, 2015

International Journal of Bioassays, Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Bioassays
contact email: 
editor@ijbio.com

International Journal of Bioassays [ISSN:2278-778X] is an Open access, Peer-reviewed monthly journal, Authors are invited to submit research articles / reviews / case studies / short communications fo

[UPDATE] Reading the Queer in Literature, Culture and Theory (edited volume). Deadline for submission (extended): Dec. 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Subashish Bhattacharjee
contact email: 
subashishbhattacharjee@gmail.com

Submissions are invited for a forthcoming edited volume on the representations of the 'queer' in the various genres and sub-genres of art, cinema, culture and popular culture, theory, philosophy and h

Trance, March 5-6th

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center-CUNY English Department Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
trancetheconference@gmail.com

The Graduate Center-CUNY English Student Association Conference: Trance
March 5-6 2015

[UPDATE] Romantic Sustainability--Call for Chapter Proposals (due 1 Nov. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson
contact email: 
bprobertson@troy.edu

Just a reminder that the deadline is fast approaching for submissions to the Romantic sustainability project:

Call for Chapter Proposals

[UPDATE] NEW DEADLINE 17 December: "Entangled Histories and Cultures" 5th SILAS Conference, Cork, Ireland, 25-27 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Irish Latin American Studies
contact email: 
silasucc2015@gmail.com

200 word abstracts/poster proposals due 17 December 2014

5th SILAS conference, University College Cork, Ireland, 25-27 June 2015.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Disabilities Conference - April 10-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Vanderbilt University - Vanderbilt Advocates for Disabilities Education and Research
contact email: 
lucas.f.wilson@vanderbilt.edu; topher.endress@gmail.com

We invite graduate and professional students, academics, professionals, and qualified undergraduate students to participate in Vanderbilt Advocates for Disabilities Education and Research's first Inte

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