category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Call for Book Reviews on Radicalism- OPEN

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsrbookreview@gmail.com

The Journal for the Study of Radicalism is currently looking for potential book reviewers. Currently we have a backlog of works on the following subject matters:
* Leftism in Puerto Rico

[Update] British Society for Literature and Science Conference 10-12 April 2014

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.

Unconventional Archives - Literature and the Uses of History, 17 -18 January 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Ertegun Graduate Programme, University of Oxford
contact email: 
unconventionalarchives2014@gmail.com

Unconventional Archives: Literature and the Uses of History is a two-day workshop to be held at Ertegun House, Oxford on the 17 and 18 of January 2014.

Seeking Interdisciplinary Ecological Scholarship for Issue on "Hybridity" (Deadline May 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Kudzu Review
contact email: 
editor@kudzureview.com

Kudzu Review is now calling for Scholarly Essays for its newest yearly publication: The Kudzu Scholar.

Animals as Cultural Capital, ACLA 2014 -- Deadline Nov. 1st

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@mail.utoronto.ca

Animals often enter into human culture by way of their symbolic currency; their power as figures of representation often overshadows their presence as material beings.

Fractured Ecologies: Call for contributions to an edited collection on environmental criticism and radical experimental writing

full name / name of organization: 
Chad Weidner
contact email: 
c.weidner@ucr.nl

Since the 1990s, ecocriticism has influenced the ways we study literature, but fractures remain.

Anthropocene Feminism

full name / name of organization: 
Center for 21st Century Studies
contact email: 
c21@uwm.edu

A conference at the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21) at UW-Milwaukee
April 10-12, 2014

Death Sentence (ACLA 2014, March 20-23, NYU)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Wijaya/ David Coughlan/ American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
ew388@cornell.edu/ david.coughlan@ul.ie

With the 2013 publication in English of Volume 1 of Jacques Derrida’s The Death Penalty, this is an opportune time to discuss the death sentence, which demands thinking about the limits of punishment and pardon, of death and life, of human and non-human, of the self and State, of the body, and, it can be argued, the ends of philosophy itself.

Toxic Assets: Divestment in the Anthropocene (Abstracts due Nov 1st)

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.

CFP ‘Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Super-Nature and the Environment’ One Day Symposium.

full name / name of organization: 
Falmouth University and the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment, UK and Ireland.
contact email: 
ruth.heholt@falmouth.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Ronald Hutton (Bristol University)
Venue: Falmouth University, Cornwall, Date: 8th March 2014

AlterNative announces a general call for papers to be published in 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Katharina Bauer, Nga Pae o te Maramatanga
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

AlterNative announces a general call for papers to be published in 2014
Deadline: 31st December 2013

Call for Papers Deadline 15/12/13

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

The Pierian Call for Submissions--Deadline March 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Pierian Literary Journal/Albany State University
contact email: 
thepierian@asurams.edu

Currently accepting submissions for the Spring 2014 issue. Accepting unpublished poems (3 max), short stories (1500 word max), one-act plays, and essays (1000 word max).

Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium - March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Gordon College
contact email: 
LLUC@gordon.edu

The Department of English Language and Literature and the De

BREVITY - Graduate Student Conference at Western University (Canada), March 6 - 8, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Western University, Canada
contact email: 
brevitywestern@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Luca Somigli (University of Toronto); Mark McDayter (Western University).

Craft Critique Culture: (Mis)Leading (April 4-5, 2014: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Annmarie Steffes/Miriam Janechek (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

14th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Student Conferen

Building Connections: The Changing Face of Romance Studies, April 3-5, 2014, 20th Carolina Conference on Romance Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Romance Languages, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
ccrlregistrations@unc.edu

Building Connections: The Changing Face of Romance Studies

Hospitality & Society Vol 3 issue 2

full name / name of organization: 
Journal Hospitality & Society, published by Intellect
contact email: 
P.lynch@napier.ac.uk

Hospitality & Society is an international multidisciplinary social sciences journal focusing on academic perspectives on hospitality and addresses all aspects of hospitality's connections with wider s

Katrina -- A Decade After (June 1st, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
the minnesota review
contact email: 
gaurav@tulane.edu

the minnesota review, a journal of creative and critical writing, invites submissions for a Special Issue on “Katrina – A Decade After” to be guest edited by Gaurav Desai (English/African and Af

[UPDATE] CFP: Comics and the American Southwest and Borderland

full name / name of organization: 
James Bucky Carter & Derek Parker Royal
contact email: 
jbcarter777@gmail.com and Derek@DerekRoyal.com

CFP: Comics and the American Southwest and Borderland

[Update] American Modernist Poets and Pennsylvania

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly MacPhail -- NeMLA
contact email: 
kelly.macphail@mail.mcgill.ca

Call for Papers: "Pennsylvania and American Modernist Poetry" 45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA); 3-6 April 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

On Miracle Ground XVIII – Durrell & Place: Translation, Migration, Location (14-17 May 2014, Vancouver, BC)

full name / name of organization: 
International Lawrence Durrell Society
contact email: 
gifford@fdu.edu

OMG XVIII – Durrell & Place: Translation, Migration, Location

Vancouver, BC | 14-17 May 2014

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

This special topics panel seeks papers that explore the relationship between the human and the hand-drawn image in all of its contemporary forms in media from comics and illustrations in children's li

Contextualizing and Reorienting Violence and its Spaces in a Postmodern, Globalized World Order

full name / name of organization: 
Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab
contact email: 
durbadal.15744@lpu.co.in, pinak.15407@lpu.co.in ,englishseminar.lpu@gmail.com.

In “Routine Violence: Nations, Fragments and History”, Gyanendra Pandey observes how violence can be both direct and silent.

[UPDATE] - Atlantic World Foodways CFP Due October 16 - CONFERENCE DATE Jan. 30 - Feb, 2, 2014

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

Call for Papers—UPDATED DUE DATE OCTOBER 16
Atlantic World Foodways:
The Carolina Lowcountry, Africa, Italy, and Spain

Sound+ Conference Call For Posters, March 28-29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Maryland, College Park
contact email: 
umdsoundplus@gmail.com

Call for Posters:

Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries” (21-22 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group (ECSG) & Nineteenth-Century Forum (NCF), University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
contact email: 
atsay@umich.edu

Call for Papers
Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries”
“The Economy of Scales” Graduate Conference

Doing It Themselves: Radical Homemaking in the 21st Century. Due Dec. 15

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association 2014. “The Fun and the Fury: New Dialectics of Pleasure and Pain In the Post-American Century”
contact email: 
andersonwires@gmail.com

Until now writers and bloggers have argued that radical homemakers (sometimes called “femivores”), people who have turned toward a more self-sufficient, DIY-centered approach to domesticity, allow

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Committee, Graduate Department of English, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“It’s the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen...” – R. Kelly, “Ignition”

Annual Dickens Society Symposium, 8-10 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
marie-amelie.coste@hotmail.com

Call for Papers: « Dickensian Landscapes »
19th Annual Dickens Society Symposium, 8-10 July 2014
Domaine de Sagnes, Béziers (Languedoc-Roussillon), France

Organisers:

date correction

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Humanities Council Conference
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Southern Humanities Council Conference

January 30-February 2, 2014

Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown
Richmond, Virginia

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies”

Studies in American Culture (submisson deadline 4/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
STUDIES IN AMERICAN CULTURE
contact email: 
mcdonaldrl@vmi.edu

Studies in American Culture

Call for Submissions

[UPDATE] The Human journal is NOW accepting submissions for its December 2013 issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, Irish, etc.), classical and mo

CFP BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
academic@bsecs.org.uk

***registration is now open***
***abstracts due by 20 October***

www.bsecs.org.uk

Call for Papers
BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

8th – 10th January 2014
St Hugh's College, Oxford, U.K.

Cities of Protest, Cities of Collaboration (NeMLA- April 3-6, 2014, Harrisburg, PA)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
eoconnor2@washcoll.edu

Cities of Protest, Cities of Collaboration

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