category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

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.

Soil in Early Modern Literature (essay collection; abstracts by 12/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Hillary Eklund / Loyola University New Orleans
contact email: 
hceklund@loyno.edu

Amidst changing patterns of land use, contested political ideologies, and shifting religious beliefs, early modern writers considered soil not just as a material resource but as a site for exploring questions of power, belonging, and being.

UPDATE Tomb Raider Collection of Essays

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Farghaly
contact email: 
Nadine.Farghaly@gmx.net

First appearing in the 1996 video game Tomb Raider, Lara Croft has since then been featured in over ten video games, two motion pictures, several graphic novel series, an animated series and books.

“Language Speaks Us” CFP, Puerto Rico, 14-15 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association—Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

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: 
<pschulman@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…

Essay Collection: Literary History/Liberal History (Abstracts Due 8/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Literary History/Liberal History
contact email: 
libhistory@gmail.com

We invite proposals for a collection of essays on the relationship between the history of literary history and the history of liberalism.

Werewolves, Wolves and the Gothic (Edited Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert McKay & John Miller (University of Sheffield, UK)
contact email: 
r.mckay@shef.ac.uk

The window blind blew back with the wind that rushed in, and in the aperture of the broken panes there was the head of a great, gaunt gray wolf (Bram Stoker, Dracula)

Topic: Environmental Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
Tony Lack: Journal: Interdisciplinary Humanities: Organization: Humanities Education Research Association (HERA)
contact email: 
lackanthony@ymail.com

CFP: JOURNAL: Interdisciplinary Humanities

Deadline: May 1, 2015
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Fall 2015: Special Topic: Environmental Aesthetics

CFP - FORUM Issue 17: Rites and Rituals - Deadline 16 Sept 2013

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM Journal, Postgraduate Journal of Culture and the Arts
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org

For this autumn issue of FORUM, a peer-reviewed postgraduate journal of Culture and the Arts based at the University of Edinburgh, we are seeking postgraduate submissions from a range of disciplines r

ACIS-West 2013 - San Francisco, CA - 27-29 Sept. 2013 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies, Western Region
contact email: 
jodichilson@boisestate.edu

Abstract are welcome on all aspects of Irish Studies: history, art, drama, literature, theory, law, current events, pop culture, identity, gender studies, etc.

Extended Deadline: 31 July 2013

[UPDATE] Fifth Annual State of Black Writers Symposium: Activism in the 21st Century, October 24, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Africana Institute/Essex County College, Newark, NJ
contact email: 
profrebwilliams@gmail.com

2013 Call for Papers "Activism in the 21st Century"

Colorado Mesa University Conference on Globalization and the Environment: Oct. 25th and 26th, 2013. Abstracts due August 19.

full name / name of organization: 
Colorado Mesa University Four Corners Conference on Globalization and the Environment
contact email: 
tacker@coloradomesa.edu; mvallejo@coloradomesa.edu;jsnyder@coloradomesa.edu; rcalland@coloradomesa.edu

Conference Information

Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal - 31 August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Text in Context / Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal

Text in Context is a graduate student journal published electronically by Southern Connecticut State University. We seek submissions exploring the text itself and its function(s) and implications both internally and externally—literary analysis, poetry studies, critical theory, popular reception of a particular work, close readings, historical relevance, etc. Though the journal primarily deals with English studies, we welcome original papers from other disciplines, provided those papers focus on the text and/or its context—pedagogy and instructional design, localization of language in the brain, regional dialects and their origins, etc.

[REMINDER] CFP: Ecology and the Environmental Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Rice University
contact email: 
rice.symposium@gmail.com

September 13-14, 2013
Ecology and the Environmental Humanities
http://ecohumanities.blogs.rice.edu/
Keynotes: Prof. Claire Colebrook, The Pennsylvania State University
Prof. Timothy Morton, Rice University

Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian, University of York 26-27 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Research Centre, University of York
contact email: 
oeqyork2013@gmail.com

Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian
An International Two-Day Conference

BARNOLIPI Interdisciplinary Online International Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Reflection Mentoring Services
contact email: 
reflection.edu@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS - Fourteenth Issue of Online Journal BARNOLIPI (http://www.barnolipi.com).

BARNOLIPI is an Interdisciplinary International Research Journal

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