category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Faulkner and History (Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference, July 20-24, 2014, University of Mississippi)

full name / name of organization: 
Jay Watson, Director, Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha
contact email: 
jwatson@olemiss.edu

The 41st annual Faulkner & Yoknapatawpha conference will be devoted to an interdisciplinary conversation between literary scholars and historians exploring the rich relationship between history and th

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: The Patient: Therapeutic Approaches

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pat4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: The Patient: Therapeutic Approaches

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

1st Global Conference: Letters and Letter Writing (March, 2014:Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
letters1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Letters and Letter Writing

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

Literature: Ecocriticism & Environment, Albuquerque, Feb. 19-22, 2014

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

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

35th Annual Conference: February 19 - 22, 2014

CFP for essay collection: Sound Changes: Improvisation, Social Practice, and Cultural Difference

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Fischlin, Eric Porter
contact email: 
dfischli@uoguelph.ca, ecporter@ucsc.edu

CFP/Call for Papers
Sound Changes: Improvisation, Social Practice, and Cultural Difference

America's Mythic Landscapes and Iconic Places: Human/Nature Intersections, 9/30/13, NeMLA, 4/4/14--4/6/14

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mrye@fdu.edu; kwaldron@coa.edu

This panel seeks papers that explore the mythic and iconic qualities oflandscapes in American literature, whether they be rural, wild, regional, or urban, to further examine human/nature intersections

Modernist Communities: The inaugural international conference of the French Society of Modernist Studies (31 Oct 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle (Paris 3)
contact email: 
buchervincent@gmail.com

MODERNIST COMMUNITIES

The inaugural international conference of the
French Society of Modernist Studies

25-26 April 2014
University of the Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3
Paris, France

Essay Collection: Comic Continuations and Adaptations

full name / name of organization: 
Margo Collins / Nadine Farghaly
contact email: 
m.bond-collins@snhu.edu

Comic Continuations and Adaptations

2013 SAMLA Conference "Cultures, Contexts, Images, Texts: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds" Poster Session

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
samla@gsu.edu

Visual Representations of Scholarly Work

6th Global Conference,Hope (March 2014, Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hope6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global ConferenceHope

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call For Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Experiential Learning in Virtual Worlds (March 2014, Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
elvw4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global ConferenceExperiential Learning in Virtual Worlds

Saturday 22nd March – Monday 24th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

CFP: BLESOK 91 (Articles and Reviews Needed)

full name / name of organization: 
BLESOK 91
contact email: 
belagligorova@blesok.com.mk

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

8th International IDEA Conference: Studies in Englis will be held at Sitki Kocman Mugla University, Mugla, Turkey on 16–18 April

full name / name of organization: 
IDEA (English Language and Literature Research Association)
contact email: 
www.idea2014.mu.edu.tr

8th International IDEA Conference: Studies in English
April 16 -18, 2014, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University
Muğla, Turkey

The Conference will be jointly hosted by

Fragments of Time

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University, English Department
contact email: 
fragments.of.time.conference@gmail.com

Fragments of Time
A conference on literature and culture open to all

Humanimals: Examining Histories and Productions of Animal-Human Relationships

full name / name of organization: 
Sara Orning
contact email: 
saraorning@gmail.com

Call for papers: Humanimals: Examining Histories and Productions of Animal-Human Relationships

Supernatural Studies, Winter 2013; due October 1

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
SupernaturalStudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies, the journal of the Supernatural Studies Association, welcomes submissions for its Winter 2013 issue We welcome articles on any aspect of the representation of the supernatural.

Affect & Inquiry (March 27-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Obermann Center for Advanced Study, the University of Iowa
contact email: 
naomi-greyser@uiowa.edu

The University of Iowa’s Obermann Center for Advanced Studies seeks 15-20 minute papers, talks, and performances for its 2014 Humanities Symposium, *Affect & Inquiry*.

[UPDATE] College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Graham MacPhee / College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies
contact email: 
collit@wcupa.edu

College Literature is an international, peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to publishing original and innovative research from across the discipline of literary studies.

The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
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).

CFP-“Crossing Boundaries in a Post-Ethnic Era – Interdisciplinary Approaches and Negotiations”

full name / name of organization: 
MESEA
contact email: 
earapoglou@ucdavis.edu

Ninth Biennial MESEA Conference
May 29th – June 1st 2014
Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken Germany

Challenger Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)
contact email: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)

Challenger Unbound
Departme

Interdisciplinarity and the Job Market

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
RnSpear@gmaill.com AND bspence@complit.umass.edu

Navigating interdisciplinarity when on the job market is tricky, and interdisciplinarians often shortchange specialties to fit traditional calls.

CFP: Monsters and the Monstrous Journal: Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

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

Current Call for Submissions

Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

Memory, Remembrance, Commemoration and the American West (8/15/13; 10/31/13-11/2/13)

full name / name of organization: 
John R. Milton Writers' Conference / The University of South Dakota
contact email: 
Lee.Roripaugh@usd.edu

Please join us for the biennial John R.

[UPDATE] Green Humanities--Inaugural Call for Papers & Poems

full name / name of organization: 
Green Humanities: A Journal of Ecological Thought in Literature, Philosophy & the Arts
contact email: 
<pschulma@odu.edu> <jweinstein@vwc.edu> <hhix@uwyo.edu>

Eco-Gencies: Eco-Critical Responses to Contemporary Environmental Crises

Call for Papers:
Putting the Humanities on the Frontlines of Ecological Discourse…

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension: The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today, Oct. 11-12, Philadelphia

full name / name of organization: 
The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
contact email: 
templegeaconf@gmail.com

The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
October 11th-12th, 2013
Temple University: Philadelphia, PA
Keynote: Charles Altieri (Berkeley)

REPOST: Misanthropy and Transhumanism in Utopian Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Patrick Smyth
contact email: 
psmyth@gc.cuny.edu

Man is a rope stretched … over an abyss. What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal.

-Nietzsche, Thus Spake Zarathustra

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: 
WHN@lincoln.ac.uk

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English
3rd Biennial International Conference
14-17 July 2014, University of Lincoln, UK

CALL FOR PAPERS

(Abstract due September 30th 2013) Postcolonialism and Eco-Criticism (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

This panel seeks to examine the multiple aspects that link Postcolonial Studies with environmental concerns.

CEA Conference "Horizons"

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

College English Association
45th Annual Conference

Horizons

March 27-29

Hyatt Regency, 300 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21202.

Submission deadline: November 1, 2013 at www.cea-web.org

Call for Images: The Power of Poetry in the Modern World (Special Issue)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Review
contact email: 
sar@gsu.edu

In keeping with SAMLA's 2011 special focus, “The Power of Poetry in the Modern World,” the 77.1 special issue of South Atlantic Review seeks original images for proposed journal covers that addres

CFP: 2nd Global Conference: Innocents(ce) Abroad: Cinematic Depictions of the Ongoing Ramifications of American Foreign Policy

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hw2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Innocents(ce) Abroad: Cinematic Depictions of the Ongoing Ramifications of American Foreign Policy

Sunday 10th November 2013 – Tuesday 12th November 2013
Athens, Greece

Intercontinental Cross-Currents: Women’s (Net-)Works across Europe and the Americas (1776-1939)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for American Studies, MLU
contact email: 
julia.nitz@zusas.uni-halle.de

CALL FOR PAPERS
(extended deadline)

December 5-7, 2013
Martin Luther University
Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

Conference CFP: 'Translation and Transcendence' -- REVISED DEADLINE: 15 JULY, 2013

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

Modern Horizons conference CFP – Translation and Transcendence

REVISED ABSTRACT DUE DATE: 15 July, 2013.

Female Captivity and the Autobiographical Impulse

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Hipchen and Rebecca Harrison, University of West Georgia
contact email: 
harrisonhipchen@gmail.com

Early American captivity narratives by women were, from the beginning, a form of life writing that engaged and authorized subjective female experiences in the wake of New World colonization.

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