category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

[UPDATE] "Global Humanities" Conference EXTENDED DEADLINE: January 5, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Humanities Academics and PhD in Humanities
contact email: 
ahalouisville@gmail.com

The PhD in Humanities and the Association of Humanities Academics at the University of Louisville announce the 4th annual University of Louisville Graduate Conference in Humanities on Friday, March 22

Proposal Deadline Extended to January 1, 2013: "Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" EGADS! Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
ruth.garza37@utb.edu

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed “Revolution and Rebirth in

[Extension] The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY) Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University March 8th-9t

‘Ravenhill Now: 21st Century Mark Ravenhill’ International Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Sian Adiseshiah/University of Lincoln
contact email: 
sadiseshiah@lincoln.ac.uk

Saturday 23rd March 2013, University of Lincoln, UK

Confirmed keynote speaker: Mark Ravenhill

Translating Realism: The Nature and Emergence of Contemporary French Thought

full name / name of organization: 
University of Notre Dame
contact email: 
translatingrealismconference@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers:
Adrian Johnston (University of New Mexico)
Dorothea Olkowski (UCCS/Rotman Institute)
Michael Naas (Depaul)

3rd Global Conference: Gender & Love (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gl3@inter-disciplinary.net

gl3@in3rd Global Conference
Gender & Love

Sunday 15th September – Tuesday 17th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
saf5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

7th Global Conference:Fear, Horror and Terror (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fht7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Fear, Horror and Terror

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

CFP for ASA 2013: Destroyed Worlds, Unpayable Debts: Uses of Children and Childhood in Environmentalism (Abstracts Due Jan 5)

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Onion
contact email: 
rebeccaonion@gmail.com

CFP for ASA 2013: Destroyed Worlds, Unpayable Debts: Uses of Children and Childhood in Environmentalism

American Representations of Place (Toulouse, France-March 29, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Wendy Harding, University of Toulouse, France
contact email: 
harding@univ-tlse2.fr

"The lifting of an environment to expression": American Representations of Place

Université de Toulouse-LeMirail
Friday, March 29, 2013

Stet Issue 3: Dis/orientation

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
victoria.carroll@kcl.ac.uk

Stet, the online postgraduate journal of the English Department at King's College London, is now accepting submissions from current postgraduate students for its third peer-reviewed publication.

Critical Distance: Reclusiveness, Secession, Indifference -- Special Issue of the Journal for Cultural Research

full name / name of organization: 
Guest Editor: James Corby; Journal for Cultural Research
contact email: 
james.corby@um.edu.mt

In the context of any attempt to rethink the modalities, possibilities, conditions and limitations of critical thought, the otherwise sober and restrained notion of ‘critical distance’, with all i

[UPDATE] The Difference of Joyce - The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Italian Foundation
contact email: 
joyceconference@gmail.com

Conference Dates: February 6-7, 2013
EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: December 18, 2012

3rd Global Conference:Beauty (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
beau3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Beauty

Sunday 15th September – Tuesday 17th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

3rd Global Conference: Communication and Conflict (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cc3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Communication and Conflict

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

7th Global Conference: Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mcb7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging

Sunday 1st September – Tuesday 3rd September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

CFP: From Monadism to Nomadism: A Hybrid Approach to Cultural Productions

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Merced Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
wc.2013gradconf@ucmerced.edu

The Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Students conference will be held at the campus of the University of California, Merced on April 12-13, 2013.

CFP: From Monadism to Nomadism: A Hybrid Approach to Cultural Productions

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Merced Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
wc.2013gradconf@ucmerced.edu

The Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Students conference will be held at the campus of the University of California, Merced on April 12-13, 2013.

XV Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference: April 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

Call for Papers
The XV Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 21-23, 2013 Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

[REMINDER] International Pynchon Week 2013. Deadline December 20th 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Thomas
contact email: 
samuel.thomas@durham.ac.uk

A final reminder that the deadline for International Pynchon Week 2013 is fast approaching.

AUGUST 5-8 2013, DURHAM, UK:
LINES, LEGACIES, ANNIVERSARIES

[UPDATE] Reminder -- Earth Perfect? Nature, Utopia and the Garden, June 6-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Naomi Jacobs, University of Maine, and Annette Giesecke, University of Delaware
contact email: 
naomi_jacobs@umit.maine.edu

EARTH PERFECT? Nature, Utopia, and the Garden
Symposium and exhibitions, June 6-9, 2013

EVENT INFORMATION AND CALL FOR PAPERS

PURITY: A Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
purity-submissions@excursions-journal.org.uk

“Purity is the power to contemplate defilement.” – Simone Weil

“Purity is a negative state and therefore contrary to nature.” – William Faulkner

4th Global Conference: Space and Place (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sp4@inter-disciplinary.net

Call for Presentations

April 18-19 Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Colloquium

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
rmitsein@purdue.edu

During Captain Cook’s 1769 transoceanic voyage, he collected a rust fungus in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.

Writing Life -- Postgraduate Symposium, Malta, 22-23 March 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malta
contact email: 
writinglife2013@um.edu.mt

Writing Life
Postgraduate Symposium
22–23 March 2013
University of Malta

http://www.facebook.com/events/292097414242784/

Keynote speakers:
Dr Stefan Herbrechter (Coventry University)

"William T. Vollmann and Transgression" at ALA--Boston, May 23-26, 2013 (Deadline: 1/21/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Ralph Clare, Boise State University
contact email: 
ralphclare@boisestate.edu

New Essays on Marilynne Robinson/Deadline March 15

full name / name of organization: 
Rodopi Press
contact email: 
stjason@umbc.com

The CFP below contains a correction. This version preempts the one that you received earlier this weekend from Rodopi. Please post this version. Thank you.

Call For Papers

Banff Research in Culture: Dock(ing), or, New Economies of Exchange (May 27-June 14, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta / The Banff Centre / Liverpool Biennial
contact email: 
bbellamy@ualberta.ca

Dock(ing); or, New Economies of Exchange
BANFF RESEARCH IN CULTURE 2013

Program dates: May 27-June 14, 2013
Application deadline: January 15, 2013

Application Information can be found at:

Idiosyncrasy / Idiosyncrasie

full name / name of organization: 
Ph.D. Program in French
contact email: 
cunyfrenchconference2013@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker:

Call for entries: INSPIRE and ASLE-UKI Public Lecture Competition - Literature and Sustainability. Closing date 15 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
contact email: 
inspire@tsd.ac.uk

Public Lecture Competition:
INSPIRE (Institute of Sustainable Practice and Resource Effectiveness, University of Wales Trinity Saint David) PRESENTS

New Essays on Marilynne Robinson/Deadline March 15

full name / name of organization: 
Rodopi Press
contact email: 
stjason@umbc.com

Call For Papers

Post-Graduate Conference on English Literature and Translation Studies 9-10 May 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Deptartment of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
eltsconferences@gmail.com

English Literature and Translation Studies:
An interdisciplinary/international postgraduate conference
9-10 May 2013
Cankaya University, Ankara

Modernity, Ideology, and the Novel

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizonsjournal.ca

Modernity, Ideology, and the Novel

'Making It Work': US Thought and Culture Between Practice and Paralysis

full name / name of organization: 
University of Michigan US Literatures and Cultures Consortium
contact email: 
usistconference2013@gmail.com

Keynotes:
Paul Taylor (Philosophy / African American and Diaspora Studies, Penn State): author of Race: A Philosophical Introduction

Transnational Americas

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Association for American Studies
contact email: 
iaas.symposium@gmail.com

IAAS Postgraduate and Early Career Scholar Conference
January 19 2013
Trinity College, Dublin

Transnational America(s)

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