category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

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

[UPDATE: deadline extended] Toxic Assets: Divestment in the Anthropocene (abstracts due Nov 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Organisation (New York, Mar 20-23)
contact email: 
philip.dickinson@utoronto.ca

In order to avoid the most disastrous consequences of global warming, it is likely that we must leave most of the world’s remaining fossil fuel reserves unburned.

[April 4-5, 2014] Columbia University: “The Study of Eighteenth-Century European Culture: Past, Present and Future”

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia University Seminar in Eighteenth-Century European Culture
contact email: 
acoppola@jjay.cuny.edu, njh2115@columbia.edu

CFP: Columbia University Seminar in Eighteenth-Century European Culture
50th Anniversary Conference
Columbia University
April 4-5, 2014

Call for Special Sessions - (dis)junctions 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions 2014
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

We are happy to begin accepting proposals for special sessions at this year's 21st annual (dis)junctions conference, on April 11-12, 2014.

Theorizing Space and Gender in the 21st Century--Special Topics Journal Edition

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain MLA
contact email: 
wrede@dixie.edu

The Rocky Mountain Review, the peer-reviewed journal of the Rocky Mountain Language Association, invites articles for a special issue on the topic of "space and gender." We are seeking scholarship tha

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (April 26, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University - English Department
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com

Conference Title: Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (5th Annual)

Theme: “Transatlantic Modernities”

Date: April 26, 2014

2014 Southern Illinois University AEGIS Graduate Conference - March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Association of English Graduate Instructore and Students
contact email: 
siucaegis@gmail.com

Trials, Transgressions, and Taboos

New Directions in Sherwood Anderson at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Nagy (Lehigh University)
contact email: 
pen208@lehigh.edu

Proposed Panel for the 2014 American Literature Association Annual Conference (ALA) to be held in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014

"New Directions in Sherwood Anderson"

Kate Chopin International Society panels at 2014 American Literature Association conference

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Chopin International Society
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

The Kate Chopin International Society is seeking individual proposals for two sponsored panels at the 2014 American Literature Association conference in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014.

"The Passing of Time, and All of its Crimes": Gender and Transgression, 1900-2000

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

In early 2014 we are planning to host a conference centred on gender and transgression in the 20th century.

Annual Conference of the Belgian Association of Anglicists in Higher Education

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leuven, Belgium
contact email: 
BAAHE2013@arts.kuleuven.be

Annual Conference of the Belgian Association of Anglicists in Higher Education

"The Nineteenth Century"

Saturday 30 November 2013
KU Leuven, Irish College

Keynote speakers:

[UPDATE] Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy

full name / name of organization: 
University of Western Sydney
contact email: 
l.jillett@uws.edu.au

Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy

[UPDATE] CFP: Animals as Cultural Capital, ACLA 2014 -- DEADLINE EXTENDED to Nov. 15

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@mail.utoronto.ca

Animals as Cultural Capital

Seminar Organizer(s):
Sundhya Walther (University of Toronto), Jessica Carey (University of British Columbia Okanagan)

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