category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Enacting Change in a Polarized World: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Inequality March 7th-8th 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The English Graduate Organization of Indiana University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
iupego2014conference@gmail.com

Enacting Change in a Polarized World: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Inequality

[UPDATe] CFP SWPACA Conference, Feb. 19-22, 2014 AREA: Motor Culture & the Road, Deadline Nov. 15, 20123

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

Motor Culture and the Road spans across a variety of different disciplines.

[UPDATE] Can Comics Be Poetry? (abstracts due: November 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

{UPDATE] The Human and the Hand-Drawn Image in Comics, Animation, and Book Illustration

full name / name of organization: 
2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

[UPDATE] Illustrating the Child and the Adolescence of Illustration (abstracts due: November 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

Illustrating the Child and the Adolescence of Illustration is a special-topics panel to be held at the 2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, February 28 – M

[UPDATE] 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?

[UPDATE] New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - 01/30/14 - 02/01/14 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com


New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

Interrogating Colonization and New Politics, April 4th and 5th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Bowling Green State University, Literary and Textual Studies Program
contact email: 
atlasbgsu@gmail.com

"It is generally recognized that the current era of globalization is one in which economics has triumphed over politics." - Brett Neilson, "Cultural Studies and Giorgio Agamben," New Cultural Studies:

GENDER AND TRANSGRESSION IN 20th CENTURY BRITAIN

full name / name of organization: 
Newcastle University
contact email: 
antony.mullen@ncl.ac.uk

DEADLINE: 1st DECEMBER 2013
Gender and Transgression in 20th-Century Britain
Newcastle University, 7th March 2014

Re/Inventions 2014: Nature+

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, California State University Long Beach
contact email: 
egsa.csulb@gmail.com

Re/Inventions 2014: Nature+
Department of English
California State University Long Beach
Egsa.csulb@gmail.com

Re/Inventions 2014: Nature+

Short and interesting articles required for online literary magazine.

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editor@new-union.co.uk

The New Union (www.new-union.co.uk), an online literary magazine, requires articles for online publication.

We welcome articles on any and all subjects and genres, and from any period in history.

[UPDATE] FOOD AND CULTURE- Deadline Extended

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

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
35th Annual Conference
February 19-22, 2014
http://southwestpca.org/
Submission Deadline: 11/15/13
Conference Hotel:

Eighth Annual EGSA Graduate Student Conference: The Spectacular! March 28-29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
thespectacular.conference2014@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Wendy S. Hesford, Professor of English, The Ohio State University
Faculty Speaker: Theo Davis, Professor of English, Northeastern University

“Sovereignty, Transnationalism, (Im)Mobility, and Desire” DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DEC. 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Research Institute (HRI), Brock University
contact email: 
gcoskanjohnson@brocku.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DEC. 15, 2013

The Brock Review

“Sovereignty, Transnationalism, (Im)Mobility, and Desire”

[UPDATE] MEMORY IN TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY MALAYSIA: CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES FROM THE ARTS, HUMANTIES, AND THE SCIENCES

full name / name of organization: 
Kebangsaan University Malaysia, The Memory Network and the University of Roehampton, UK
contact email: 
ruzy@ukm.my ; memorynetwork@roehampton.ac.uk

Since the mid-eighties, Malaysia’s rapid economic growth has triggered enormous socio-economic and cultural changes, and this transformation has led to pressing questions about the changing nature o

EXTENDED DEADLINE (December 15, 2013) The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
The Eighteenth-Century Studies Group and the Nineteenth-Century Forum
contact email: 
aranruth@umich.edu, adsneed@umich.edu

The Economy of Scales

March 21-22, 2014

Plenary lectures by Noah Heringman (English, University of Missouri) and Craig Benjamin (History, Grand Valley State University).

American Indian Quarterly--books reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
American Indian Quarterly
contact email: 
aiqsubmissions@okstate.edu

American Indian Quarterly (AIQ) is looking for established and new scholars of Native American studies who would like to write book reviews for AIQ.

On the Brink: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference on the Social, Cultural, and Material Implications of Risk

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Nevada-Reno
contact email: 
tyler.a.nickl@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Borders - Saturday, March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui / Lincoln University
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania is requesting proposals/abstracts for its annual conference, to be held on March 29, 2014.

[UPDATE] Soil in Early Modern Literature (essay collection; abstracts by 12/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Hillary Eklund / Loyola University New Orleans
contact email: 
hceklund@loyno.edu

Amidst changing patterns of land use, contested political ideologies, and shifting religious beliefs, early modern writers considered soil not just as a material resource but as a site for exploring q

5th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English: "Poison and Love"

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Alabama Department of English
contact email: 
englishgradcon@una.edu

Call for Papers:
The University of North Alabama English Department
Announces the 5th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English
February 14-15, 2014

Poison and Love

BLESOK (peer-reviewed bilingual journal): article submissions

full name / name of organization: 
BLESOK 93-95
contact email: 
belagligorova@blesok.com.mk

We are seeking articles/reviews/essays for the upcoming editions of the international, bi-monthly, peer-reviewed journal BLESOK (blesok.mk).

UPDATE - Albuquerque Ecocriticism

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

Call for Papers: Literature: Ecocriticism & Environment

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)
Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

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”

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