category: eighteenth century

REMINDER: Adaptation and the Novel

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk, n.p.seager@keele.ac.uk

Adaptation and the Novel

Saturday 9 November 2013, Keele University

Organisers: Jo Taylor and Nick Seager

DISAPPEARANCE: Spatial and Temporal Horizons Nov. 7th & 8th NYC

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of Comparative Literature, The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
disappearanceconference2013@gmail.com

DISAPPEARANCE: Spatial and Temporal Horizons
a two-day interdisciplinary conference
November 7th & 8th, 2013
The Department of Comparative Literature
The Graduate Center, CUNY

Faking It: Forgery and Problems of Authenticity, February 22nd 2013

full name / name of organization: 
History of the Book Working Group, UC Berkeley
contact email: 
thehistoryofthebook@gmail.com

Call for Papers: “Faking It: Forgery and Problems of Authenticity”
A History of the Book Working Group Conference, UC Berkeley
Saturday, February 22, 2014

'The Dovetail' Online Postgraduate Journal, Issue 1: 'Science and Literature', Call for Abstracts

full name / name of organization: 
Bangor University
contact email: 
dovetail.bangor@gmail.com

Issue 1: ‘Science and Literature’ Call for Abstracts

[UPDATE] Resurrecting the Book Conference, 15-17th November 2013, Library of Birmingham, England

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Matthew Day, Newman University, Birmingham
contact email: 
info@resurrectingthebook.org; m.day@newman.ac.uk; Caroline.Archer@bcu.ac.uk

The earlybird cut off date for booking for the Resurrecting the Book Conference, Library of Birmingham 15-17th November 2013 is September 15th.

www.resurrectingthebook.org

2014 SE Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
West Palm Beach Atlantic University
contact email: 
lisa_marzano@pba.edu

Call for Papers: 2014 Southeastern Meeting of the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Palm Beach Atlantic University, April 3-5, 2014
West Palm Beach, FL

Sixth Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference: Shakespeare: Text, Power, Authority 3-6- July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Stirling
contact email: 
bsaconference2014@stir.ac.uk

Sixth Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference
Shakespeare: Text, Power, Authority
http://shakespeare.stir.ac.uk/

University of Stirling, 3-6 July 2014

Keynote speakers

Fire Stories (Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 4-5 December 2013) Lit studies, History, Art HIstory

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Melbourne
contact email: 
fire-stories@unimelb.edu.au

'Fire Stories' is a cross-disciplinary conference that will take place at the University of Melbourne, Australia December 4-6, 2013.

Extended Deadline! Cannibal Modernisms Comparative Literature Conference, King's College London, November 8th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London Comparative Literature Annual Graduate Conference
contact email: 
cannibalmodernisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers Deadline: August 16th, 2013
Keynote Speaker: Professor Xudong Zhang, Professor of East Asian Studies and Comparative Literature, New York University.

Suffragette Legacy; How does the History of Feminism Inspire Current Thinking in Manchester?

full name / name of organization: 
Camilla Mørk Røstvik/University of Manchester with People's History Museum Manchester
contact email: 
suffragetteevent@gmail.com

Suffragette Legacy
How does the History of Feminism Inspire Current Thinking in Manchester?
Saturday 8 March 2014

Call for Papers

NeMLA 2014 cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminism Context

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014 (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

Call for Papers
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania cfp

Vice and Assimilation in American Literature - NeMLA - Harrisburg, PA (April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Francisco.Delgado@stonybrook.edu

This panel seeks papers that explore narratives wherein the process of assimilation is completed through vice rather than through the virtues of hard-work and persistence.

Romantic Locations (British Association for Romantic Studies Early Career and Postgraduate Conference), 19th-21st March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dove Cottage and the Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK
contact email: 
romanticlocations@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers: Professor Simon Bainbridge, Lancaster University and Professor Nicola Watson, Open University.

[UPDATE] ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: September 6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
acismidwest@gmail.com

The 37th annual ACIS Midwest Regional Conference in Iowa City (October 10-12, 2013) welcomes proposals for papers on any and all topics related to Irish studies – from new and existing ACIS members,

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

Cross-cultural Studies Call for Paper Submissions to Volume 1, No. 9, deadline 15 Sept. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcs@nccu.edu.tw, cfcsjournal@gmail.com

Cross-cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal published by Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan.

NEMLA 2014: Empire and Manliness in Nineteenth Century British Literature and Culture (Sept. 30th)

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Kozaczka (Syracuse University)
contact email: 
askozacz@syr.edu

This panel will explore representations of masculinity in the context of the long nineteenth century's (1789-1914) Empire-informed conceptions of national and gendered identity.

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.

The Sixth Language and Linguistics Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Central Oklahoma Language Society
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

THE SIXTH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2013
NIGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA (EDMOND)

[UPDATE] CFP: Re-engaging Charles Brockden Brown

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Blouin / Milligan College
contact email: 
MJBlouin@milligan.edu

This panel at the 2014 NeMLA conference seeks to re-engage with Charles Brockden Brown, one of America’s earliest novelists and a literary icon in Pennsylvania.

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

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

New Media in American Literary History Symposium December 5-6 2013

full name / name of organization: 
NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks at Northeastern University, Boston, MA
contact email: 
r.cordell@neu.edu


New Media in American Literary History
Interdisciplinary Symposium
Northeastern University, December 5 & 6, 2013

Confirmed plenary panelists include: Elizabeth Maddock Dillon (Northeastern University), Ellen Gruber Garvey (New Jersey City University), Lisa Gitelman (New York University), and Meredith McGill (Rutgers University).

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

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:

[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.

[UPDATE] Irish Gothic Conference 5-6 December, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli Studi di Perugia / Università per Stranieri di Perugia
contact email: 
perugiairishgothic@gmail.com

Gothic studies have recently been expanding previous limits of what was once thought to be an historically well defined genre.

[Update] “‘The Politics of Mourning’ in Long Eighteenth-Century Literature” (ASECS: 3/20/14-3/22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Misty Krueger / University of Maine at Farmington
contact email: 
misty.krueger@maine.edu

**Deadline for Abstracts: September 15, 2013**

“‘The Politics of Mourning’ in Long Eighteenth-Century Literature” (ASECS: 3/20/14-3/22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Misty Krueger / University of Maine at Farmington
contact email: 
misty.krueger@maine.edu

This panel, the title of which is inspired by David L.

The Ebb and Flow: Navigating the Changing Landscapes of Feminism, 27-29 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
sewsa2014@uncw.edu

www.uncw.edu/sewsa

SWPCA Children in Film

full name / name of organization: 
SWPCA
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Children in Film, SWPCA/ACA, Albuquerque, NM, Feb 19-22, 2014 Deadline: November 1, 2013.

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:

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