category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Nostromo or "Our Man"? The Role of Space, Movement and Power In Identity Construction in Joseph Conrad's Nostromo

full name / name of organization: 
farnaz Ahmadi Sepehri. M.A Graduate Student
contact email: 
farnaz.ahmadi@gmail.com

Globalisation brings to the fore questions of space, place and identity. Human beings are always confined and disciplined in various spaces.

CFP: ASECS 2014 (Williamsb​urg)-Genre​s of Natural Science

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Patrick Erben, University of West Georgia
contact email: 
perben@westga.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS (accepted session)

American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies(ASECS)

45th Annual Meeting

Williamsburg, VA March 20-23, 2014

Wish You Were Here: Positions, Interactions, and Environments

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

Wish You Were Here: Positions, Interactions, and Environments
24-26 October 2013
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Keynote speaker: Mathias Nilges (St. Francis Xavier University)

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

[DEADLINE EXTENDED] Invisible Cities Grad Symposium and Expo: Kitchener ON, Oct. 26

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Media Lab (in association with the Canadian Association of American Studies)
contact email: 
invisiblecities13@gmail.com

***[DEADLINE EXTENDED - SEPTEMBER 13, 2013]***

Call for Participants:

Invisible Cities: Located Knowledge and Digital Design Graduate Symposium and Expo

October 26, 2013

Call for Papers: Social Water: an Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Workshop (deadline for abstracts: 13 Sept 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
hkb503@york.ac.uk

Social Water: an Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Workshop

25th October 2013, University of York

Call for Papers

HYBRIDITY CONFERENCE Arizona State University Feb 28-March 1 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SWES: South West English Symposium
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

CFP: 19TH SOUTHWEST ENGLISH SYMPOSIUM
trans [inter] disciplinary humanities conference

HYBRIDITY

PLACE: Arizona State University, Tempe
DATE: February 28th to March 1st.

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
contact email: 
aumlac@aum.edu

The sixth annual Liberal Arts Conference at Auburn University at Montgomery invites panel and paper proposals on the literature of the American South. Topics might include:

CFP: Imagining Space: The Interplay of Writing and Architecture

full name / name of organization: 
Portland State University
contact email: 
imagining.space@gmail.com

IMAGINING SPACE: The Interplay of Writing and Architecture

March 7-8, 2014
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon

British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference
contact email: 
bcpcs2014@bcpcsconference.com

The British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference, inaugurated in 1992, is the oldest and longest-running annual meeting of its kind in the United S

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

[UPDATE] Registration Open & CFP: Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
oeqyork2013@gmail.com

Ordinary/Everyday/Quotidian
An International Two-Day conference
26-27 September 2013

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Bacon and Leo Ruickbie
contact email: 
leo@ruickbie.com

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

Gone is the Victorian innocence of childhood. We have entered the age of the monstrous child, the little horror.

[UPDATE] Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal - 15 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
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.

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

Submission Deadline: August 23, 2013

[UPDATE] 15th EACALS Triennial - Uncommon Wealths: Riches and Realities, 14-18 April, 2014 Innsbruck, Austria

full name / name of organization: 
EACLALS (European Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies), Conference Convenor: Helga Ramsey-Kurz
contact email: 
uncommonwealths2014@gmail.com

UNCOMMON WEALTHS: RICHES AND REALITIES
Innsbruck, Austria: 14-18 April 2014

HOMEPAGE: www.uncommonwealthseaclals2014@gmail.com

Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries (Issue 6)

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Defoe Society
contact email: 
Dr. Holly Faith Nelson (hollyfaithnelson@gmail.com)

Digital Defoe ISSUE 6.1

[UPDATE] CFP Death and Decay

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from Postgrads or Early Career Researchers on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students of th

WSQ Call for Papers: Solidarity

full name / name of organization: 
WSQ (Women's Studies Quarterly)
contact email: 
wsqsolidaritiesissue@gmail.com

Call for Papers
WSQ Special Issue Fall 2014: Solidarity
Guest Editors – Shefali Chandra and Saadia Toor

CFP: 7th Global Conference: Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ic7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

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

Call for Presentations:

MFS Special Issue - Neuroscience and Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
Stephen.burn@glasgow.ac.uk

Neuroscience and Modern Fiction
Guest Editor: Stephen J. Burn
Deadline for Submissions: 1 February 2014

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (NEMLA April 2014, Harrisburg PA)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers that explore how disability challenges normative, even ableist, constructions of the body-environment dyad.

CFP: 9th Global Conference: Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pic9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

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

Call for Presentations:

SIAR: online journal of irish studies - Deadline: 15 August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SIAR: an online, peer-reviewed scholar journal of Irish Studies to the West of the West of Ireland
contact email: 
jodichilson@boisestate.edu

Accepting articles and papers written in APA, Chicago, or MLA about topics related to Irish Studies. US and International authors welcomed.

Critical Transitions: Genealogies of Intellectual Change - 2-day Workshop, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Leverhulme "Tipping Points" Project, hosted by Institute for Hazard Risk and Resilience, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
ihrr.admin@durham.ac.uk

CRITICAL TRANSITIONS

Launch Workshop – Work Package 5, Leverhulme Trust "Tipping Points" Project

27 – 28 September 2013

MFS Special Issue - Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
herman.145@gmail.com

Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction
Guest Editor: David Herman
Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2013

Seeking Panelist for 2014 C19: Exploring Tex(x)ture in American Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
C19: Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists Conference
contact email: 
rsimonse@uwo.ca

This panel will explore the notion of texture in relation to nineteenth-century American literature and culture.

Transnational Approaches to North American Regionalism (Deadline for Proposals: 31 October, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Special Issue of the European Journal of American Studies
contact email: 
freitagf[at]uni-mainz.de and ksandrock[at]phil.uni-goettingen.de

Earlier discussions of literary and cultural regionalism in North America have frequently tended to cluster around specific regions and their relations to the nation. By contrast, this thematic issue of EJAS seeks to explore new perspectives by focusing especially on transnational approaches to regionalism in North American literary and cultural studies.

Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Feral Feminisms
contact email: 
wiggins.yorku@gmail.com, feralfeminisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers – Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Supernatural Studies
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)
full name / name of organization:
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email:

M/C -- "Augment" - abstracts due Aug 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
M/C - Media and Culture
contact email: 
augment@journal.media-culture.org.au

Upcoming issue of M/C - Media and Culture (2013)

Edited by Rebecca Caines and Michelle Stewart

Contemporary lives are increasingly saturated with the promise of

Open Editor Position for Nationally Syndicated Literary Criticism Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities
contact email: 
editors@diesisjournal.org

We are now accepting applications for Editor of Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities.

[UPDATE] Teaching College Literature (ongoing; new resource)

full name / name of organization: 
Renee Pigeon, Teaching College Literature (TCL)
contact email: 
rpigeon@csusb.edu

Have you taught a terrific literature class recently? Contributions are solicited for a web resource focused on teaching English literature at the college/university level, Teaching College Literature, launched in 2012.

PPC_6CFP_2013. Problems of Psychology in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofpsychology@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for international scientific journal (Sixth CFP)

Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Bonaventure University English Department
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

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