category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Transatlantic Encounters: Redefining Temporality in the Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
jmjewusiak@valdosta.edu; mdrizou@gmail.com

Transatlantic Encounters: Redefining Temporality in the Nineteenth Century

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

April 3-6, 2014

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Understanding Atrocities Conference: Remembering, Representing, and Teaching Genocide February 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Scott W. Murray / Tristan Smyth, Mount Royal University
contact email: 
understandingatrocities@mtroyal.ca

The Understanding Atrocities Conference aims to explore, among other things, the relationship between ‘atrocity’ and ‘genocide,’ and how they are interwoven and understood.

VIOLENCE, TRAUMA, RESILIENCE, RECOVERY: FACTORS IN BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH June 13-14 2014 (New Orleans, LA)

full name / name of organization: 
Black Women’s Health Task Force at Tulane University
contact email: 
BWHConference@wave.tulane.edu or mpitts3@lsu.edu

The mission of the Black Women’s Health Task Force at Tulane University is to raise health awareness and increase knowledge of health-related issues and concerns that disproportionately impact black

Edited book: Hard Times and Popular Culture - Call for contributions

full name / name of organization: 
Claire O'Callaghan/ University of Leicester
contact email: 
cfo3@le.ac.uk

HARD TIMES: AUSTERITY AND POPULAR CULTURE

Edited by Helen Davies and Claire O’Callaghan

UPDATE Call for Papers from the quint 09/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca or smatheson@ucn.ca

call for papers

Disability in Postmodern American Literature (NeMLA, April 3-6, 2014) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Lashley, Morgan State University
contact email: 
kalash08@aim.com

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

African Literature: the Past, the Present and the Future

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Languages, University of Uyo, Nigeria
contact email: 
richardajah@uniuyo.edu.ng

African Literature: the Past, the Present and the Future
A Festschrift for
Joseph Nwabueze OBINAJU

CALL FOR PAPER

[UPDATE] CFP for the Journal of Cross-cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcsjournal@gmail.com

Edited collection - Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
helen.davies@tees.ac.uk; cfo3@le.ac.uk

HARD TIMES: AUSTERITY AND POPULAR CULTURE

Edited by Helen Davies and Claire O’Callaghan

Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
miriamhaughton@hotmail.com; siobhanmogorman@gmail.com; charlotte.mcivor@nuigalway.ie;

Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance

April 25-27, 2014

National University of Ireland, Galway

Articles required on any and all literary subjects for new online magazine.

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

The New Union, a new online literary magazine launching in autumn 2013, requires guest articles for online publication.

“The Family Dream House: Performing Identity through Space, Ritual, and Iconographies of Home” (10/17/13; ATHE, 7/24-27/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Jill Stevenson
contact email: 
jillstevenson@gmail.com

“The Family Dream House: Performing Identity through Space, Ritual, and Iconographies of Home”
Session for the Association for Theatre in Higher Education’s 2014 Conference

Atlantic World Foodways: The Carolina Lowcountry, Africa, Italy, and Spain

full name / name of organization: 
Atlantic World Research Network and Quaintance-Weaver
contact email: 
awrn@uncg.edu

The Atlantic World Research Network, in partnership with Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants and Hotels and The Fresh Market, presents a unique feast of ideas and food—an international and interdisciplina

[UPDATE} Comically Queer: NeMLA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jamie.mulder@tufts.edu

Two decades ago, Judith Butler’s “Critically Queer” asked what it might mean to make “queer” an object of critical inquiry and, equally, what it might mean for the queer to become critical o

Editorial Board Members and Peer Reviewers Needed

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for Heresy Studies -The Journal of Heresy Studies
contact email: 
schweizerb@yahoo.com, geremyc@umich.edu, ens310@lehigh.edu

The recently founded International Society for Heresy Studies is starting a new online journal tentatively titled The Journal of Heresy Studies.

Postcolonial Ecopoetics of Disaster, NEMLA 2014, submissions due 9/30/13

full name / name of organization: 
Liam O'Loughlin and Molly Nichols
contact email: 
moloughlinliam@gmail.com

Session Title: Postcolonial Ecopoetics of Disaster

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

"WHOLE WORLDS: SYSTEMS OF AFFECT, CAPITAL, AESTHETICS" (Annual Graduate Conference, UChicago English) -- due November 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Chicago Department of English
contact email: 
wholeworlds.uchicago@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture, Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

For the PCA/ACA national conference (16-19 Apr. 2014 in Chicago), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2013.

[CFP] Publish your Dissertation

full name / name of organization: 
ROMAN Books
contact email: 
response@romanbooks.co.in

ROMAN Books is an internationally acclaimed independent publisher of literature and literary criticism.

Religion and Theatre Focus Group; DREAM ACTS: Performance as Refuge, Resistance, and Renewal

full name / name of organization: 
Religion and Theatre Focus Group with the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE)
contact email: 
clairemariachambers@gmail.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
--Religion and Theatre Focus Group--
with the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) Conference

DREAM ACTS: Performance as Refuge, Resistance, and Renewal

[UPDATE] ‘Green’ or Ecocritical Shakespeare (deadline 9/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
malvin@arnet.com.ar

Seminar 12: ‘Green’ or Ecocritical Shakespeare: non-human nature as a character in his plays

Call for papers - EXTENDED DEADLINE

[UPDATE] Welty & the Art of Travel: Southern Studies Conference, 2/7-2/8

full name / name of organization: 
Eudora Welty Society
contact email: 
rharriso@westga.edu

Eudora Welty Society
Southern Studies Conference
Auburn University-Montgomery
February 7-8, 2014

Welty & The Art of Travel

Eco-feminist Readings of 19th-Century American Women’s Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Rosecrans, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
contact email: 
jrosecrans@reynolds.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Under an Indian Sky – Environment, Community & Culture in India

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Environment Education Research And Management SEERAM
contact email: 
info@seeram.org

Building on the success of Waste Water Technology for Green Economy and E-Waste-Sustainability & Management Seminars SEERAM now welcomes academics from across the disciplines as well as members of non

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy

full name / name of organization: 
Case Western Reserve University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
evilincarnate@case.edu

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy
11-13 July 2014
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Thinking Gender '14 Conference CFP (Submissions by Oct. 14, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN announces
THINKING GENDER 2014
24th Annual Graduate Student Research Conference

Call for papers

A Georgic Sense of Wonder [due Sept 15]

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) - Williamsburg, VA - March 20-23, 2014
contact email: 
Theresa M. Russ, UCSB, tmruss@gmail.com

Does Georgic “begin in wonder”?

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Deadline Extended: August 30, 2013

Romantic Science

full name / name of organization: 
Dewey W. Hall -- Northeast Modern Language Association Conference 2014
contact email: 
dwhall@csupomona.edu

NeMLA 2014 Conference
Harrisburg, PA April 3-6, 2014

Panel Title: Romantic Science

Description:

the quint DEADLINE September 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca or smatheson@ucn.ca

The quint’s nineteenth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and rev

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture (Special Issue Editors)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Call for Special Issue Editors

Biology through Shakespeare

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
rcrodman@gmail.com

Seminar 2: Biology through Shakespeare

Call for papers.
This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference in Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

Seminar leader: Rachel Rodman (USA)

NeMLA cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminist Context

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014 (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

Call for Papers for the 45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

"Imagining the Suburbs", University of Exeter, Thursday 19 to Saturday 21 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Leverhulme-funded Cultures of the Suburbs International Research Network
contact email: 
suburbs@exeter.ac.uk

How do we imagine / re-imagine the world’s suburbs in the twenty-first century? How do current concepts of suburban space and experience sit with past ideologies and future planning?

2nd Global Conference: (Re)Production: Origins, Transitions, Futures (March, 2014:Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
(Re)Production: Origins, Transitions, Futures

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

Call For Presentations:

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