category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Nature and Creation: Reassessing Concepts

full name / name of organization: 
Sara Ritchey and Willemien Otten: Society for the Promotion of Eriugenian Studies
contact email: 
ritchey@louisiana.edu

Nature and Creation in the Middle Ages: Reassessing Concepts

15th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil15@inter-disciplinary.net

15th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

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

Call for Presentations

CFP: 4th Global Conference: Spirituality in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
s21-4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Spirituality in the 21st Century

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

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Deadline Approaching. Second Chances, Final Glances: Media Afterlives -

full name / name of organization: 
University of Pittsburgh/ Film Studies Graduate Student Organization (FSGSO)
contact email: 
pittfilmgradconference@gmail.com

University of Pittsburgh, October 18-19, 2013
Hosted by the Film Studies Graduate Student Organization (FSGSO)
EXTENDED Deadline: July 17, 2013

Visions of Texts: Representations of Textual Symbols, Images, and Motifs

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Fullerton's Sigma Tau Delta
contact email: 
sierratavasolian@gmail.com

Financing the Frontier: Money and the Cinematic West 08/01/13 DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
2013 Film &* History Conference
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

Film and television Westerns, especially those treating the American West, often disguise the role of money as a narrative element, a structuring and thematic principle, just as the external systems o

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.

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