category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

[UPDATE] Science Fiction and the Social Construction of Science and Technology (Nottingham, July 22-23)

full name / name of organization: 
Science in Public conference, University of Nottingham
contact email: 
cleslie@poly.edu

The 2013 "Science in Public" conference at the University of Nottingham from July 22 to 23, 2013 aims to examine relations among science, publics, politics and publics.

“Mapping the Mediterranean: Space, Memory, and the Long Road to Modernity” 11-12 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Mediterranean Topographies, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
contact email: 
kashdan@umich.edu

Keynote Panel: “The Present and Future of Mediterranean Studies”
Yasser Ellhariry, Dartmouth College
Gail Holst-Warhaft, Cornell University

Collaboration

full name / name of organization: 
Jefferson Journal of Science and Culture, University of Virginia
contact email: 
jeffersonjournaluva@gmail.com

The Jefferson Journal of Science and Culture is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Jefferson Scholars Foundation of the University of Virginia.

[REMINDER] When “I” Means “We”: Poetry and Social Life

full name / name of organization: 
Princeton Comparative Poetry and Poetics Colloquium
contact email: 
comparativepoetics@gmail.com

REMINDER: Abstract submission deadline is April 10, 2013.

CALL FOR PAPERS

When “I” means “We”: Poetry and Social Life

CFP 'Corporealities: Body Limits' for a special issue of Word and Text

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text – A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics
contact email: 
wordandtext2011@gmail.com

Treatments of corporeality have piled high in literary and cultural studies, especially in the last twenty years or so, while questions of embodiment continue to proliferate in philosophical discussio

[UPDATE] Mapping Identity - April 15th Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/PAMLA Conference
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

In this session, papers will look at the different ways place can determine one’s identity.

Due September 30, 2013 "The lifting of an environment to expression": American Representations of Place special issue

full name / name of organization: 
Miranda, University of Toulouse le Mirail, volume editors Wendy Harding and Gretchen Murphy
contact email: 
harding@univ-tlse2.fr, gretchen@austin.utexas.edu

A special issue of Miranda, a peer reviewed on-line journal
(http://blogs.univ-tlse2.fr/miranda/)

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English
contact email: 
dagse.conference@gmail.com

On December 11th 2012, Chief Theresa Spence of the Attawapiskat First Nation in Northern Ontario declared a hunger strike to critique the federal government’s abuses of treaty rights and First Natio

April 15 Deadline -- PAMLA 2013 San Diego (Nov 1-3) -- Special Session: "Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids"

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sfrohlic@ucsd.edu

[UPDATE] PAMLA Standing Session on Autobiography. San Diego, CA, Nov 1-3, 2013. Deadline: Apr 15, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Heflin / Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
heflin@iup.edu

We are seeking exceptional papers on all aspects of autobiography, memoir, diary, and life-writing for the standing session on Autobiography at the 111th annual meeting of the PAMLA conference at Bahi

It Was 50 Years Ago Today!: An International Beatles Celebration

full name / name of organization: 
Penn State University
contact email: 
womack@psu.edu

Organized by Penn State University, this international Beatles celebration will be held at Penn State’s Altoona College on February 7-9, 2014, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: AULLA 2013: Worldmaking - Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA)
contact email: 
subscriptions@aulla.com.au

NEW DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 31 May, 2013

The theme of the 37th Congress of the Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA) is ‘Worldmaking’.

Space and Place in the Arts and Humanities

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

DEADLINE 17th May for abstract and draft article along with an academic CV to editors@harts-minds.co.uk - Spread the Word!

Space and Place in the Humanities and Arts

June 15th, 2013, EDITED ANTHOLOGY, ENERGY IN LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Paula Farca
contact email: 
pfarca@mines.edu

June 15th, 2013, EDITED ANTHOLOGY
Energy in Literature: Essays on Energy and Its Social and Environmental Implications in Twentieth-Century Literary Texts (edited by Paula A. Farca)

ASLE-Sponsored session at M/MLA: Postmodern Farmer-Citizen. Submissions due 4/20/13, Conference November 7-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Breyen Strickler / Association for the Study of LIterature and Environment
contact email: 
breyan.strickler@loras.edu

Association for the Study of LIterature and Environment, Allied Organization of the Midwest MLA. 350 word proposals due to breyan.strickler@loras.edu by April 20, 2013.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended - Crossing the Bar: Public Engagement and Humanities Research

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University & University of Liverpool
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk, k.astbury@liverpool.ac.uk

Due to the number of people who've requested a slightly later deadline, we've extended the deadline to Wednesday April 10th 2013.

[UPDATE: REMINDER] The Art of Walking – Lyon (France) – 4/15/2013 & 10/10-12/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Klaus Benesch, LMU/University of Munich (Germany) & François Specq, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon/CNRS (France)
contact email: 
klaus.benesch@lmu.de / Francois.Specq@ens-lyon.fr

The Art of Walking: Pedestrian Mobility in Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts from the Eighteenth to the Twenty-First Century

Call for Papers

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

CFP TRACES - Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Research Conference - Friday 14 June 2013 [Deadline: 30 April 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
GLITS - Goldsmiths College, University of London
contact email: 
traces2013@gold.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Mark Currie (Queen Mary, University of London)

Oh you lost God! You endless trace!
Only because in the end hate divided you

American Fantasies and Dreams

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey
contact email: 
asat2007@gmail.com

American Studies Association of Turkey
36th International Conference

American Fantasies and Dreams
May 14–16, 2014
Atatürk University
Erzurum Technical University
Erzurum, Turkey

“Secularity and Faith”; Literature and Religion Panel for PAMLA (Nov. 1-3, 2013); Deadline: April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
haein.park@biola.edu

We are currently seeking proposals for the Literature and Religion panel at the 2013 Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference in San Diego, California.

UPDATE: 19th Annual Southern Writers, Southern Writing Graduate Conference, 18-20 July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Writers, Southern Writing
contact email: 
swswgradconference@gmail.com

The 19th Annual Southern Writers/Southern Writing Conference is a University of Mississippi Graduate Student event held in conjunction with the university’s Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Confere

April 15 deadline -- PAMLA 2013 San Diego(Nov 1-3) -- Special Session: Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sfrohlic@ucsd.edu

CFP: Corporeality Panel - PAMLA 2013 San Diego Special Session: Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids
Location: California, United States

The Medium, Before and After Modernism (DUE: 6 May 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College Art Association (Chicago, 12-15 February 2014)
contact email: 
roland.betancourt@yale.edu

The medium and its specificity have oriented the discourse on the arts throughout various historic and historiographic periods.

Dibrugarh University Journal of English Studies (ISSN 0975- 5659)

full name / name of organization: 
Dibrugarh University
contact email: 
dipakkumardoley@gmail.com; gogoilakhipriya@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Point is to Change It: Media Democracy and Democratic Media in Action UDC/Project Censored Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Union for Democratic Communications/Project Censored
contact email: 
udcpc2013@gmail.com

We invite submissions for the Union for Democratic Communication and Project Censored conference November 1-3, 2013 at the University of San Francisco, where we have found affordable accommodations fo

CFP: Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society Conference October 17-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society
contact email: 
smead@stmartin.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE: NEW DEADLINE] Cooper at Sea, 19th James Fenimore Cooper Conference, Oneonta, NY, July 8-12, 2012, due April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
19th International James Fenimore Cooper Conference/Seminar
contact email: 
hechtrw@oneonta.edu

The International James Fenimore Cooper Conference celebrates the work of James Fenimore Cooper and his daughter, Susan Fenimore Cooper.

ICBED-2014 (New York-USA): International Conference on Business and Economic Development

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

IACD-2013 (Dubai, UAE) International Academic Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ITARC-2013 International Trade & Academic Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

IACP-2013 (Paris-France): International Academic Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ROGE-2013 International Conference of Restructuring of the Global Economy

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

[2nd CFP] "After the World: New Possibilities for Comparative Literature" (international conference)

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
contact email: 
claroc2013@gmail.com

The 11th Quadrennial International Conference on Comparative Literature, Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China, to be held at Tamkang University, Taiwan, December 13-14, 2013

Food: Imaged and Imagined SAMLA (November 8-10, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Marta Hess/South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mhess@gsu.edu

The papers in this panel investigate the ways that writers, readers, cooks, and consumers image and imagine food in fiction, film, memoir, poetry, cookbooks, and blogs.

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