category: eighteenth century

Catastrophe, Calamity and Chaos in the Pre-Modern World — Virtual Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Pre-Modern Institute (University of Alberta)
contact email: 
memi@ualberta.ca

The Pre-Modern Institute (formerly the Medieval and Modern Institute) at the University of Alberta, in collaboration with Athabasca University and PreMiss (the Pre-Modern Institute Student Society), i

[UPDATE] ‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Manchester
contact email: 
jungleofcitiesconference@gmail.com

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

An academic conference to be held at Chetham’s Library, Manchester, on 30th May 2013

What Lies Beneath: Subtle Ideology and Underlying Arguments

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate English Association at the University of NC in Wilmington
contact email: 
lmh4909@uncw.edu

University of North Carolina Wilmington Graduate English Association

[Update]

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

Supernatural Studies, previously announced as an e-journal, is now soliciting submissions for a peer-reviewed print journal. The inaugural issue will be published Spring 2013.

[UPDATE] In Momentum: Literature, Travel, and Alterity; LSU Mardi Gras Conference, Feb. 7-8, 2013; Abstract Deadline: Dec. 1

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardigrasconference2013@gmail.com

In Momentum: Literature, Travel, and Alterity
The 23rd Annual Graduate Student Mardi Gras Conference
Louisiana State University
February 7th and 8th, 2013

Giving Voice to the Dead: Haunted Histories and Living Landscapes in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania College English Association
contact email: 
penncea@gmail.com

March 14-16, 2013
Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center
2634 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA

UPDATE: Call for Papers: American History and Culture Area

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
lmohsene@chancelloru.edu

Call for Papers: American History and Culture Area
full name / name of organization:
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email:
LMohsene@chancelloru.edu

UPDATE: Maroon Lands, Laws, and Cultures: Fifth International Maroon Conference, extended deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Charles Town International Maroon Conference.
contact email: 
fbotkin@towson.edu

The Fifth Charles Town International Maroon Conference, “Lands, Laws, and Cultures,” invites papers that explore the relationships between place and tradition in Maroon communities throughout the

MadLit 2013: Between Surface and Depth, February 28-March 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s ninth annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature (MadLit) will be held February 28–March 1, 2013.

[UPDATE] CFP: Literature (General) SW/TX PCA/ACA (12/2/12; 2/13-16/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
srees@usao.edu

Have a great paper on a literary topic that you’re dying to share with the SW/TX PCA/ACA, but can’t find a home for it in a special literature area?

CRUELTY: USC English Conference (April 12-13 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University Southern California Association of English Graduate Students
contact email: 
uscaegs@gmail.com

CRUELTY
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
April 12-13 2013

Deadline for proposals: January 6, 2013

Deadline Approaching for "Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" March 9, 2013 EGADS! Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
egadsconference@gmail.com

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed “Revolution and Rebirth in

[Update] Risk, Crisis, Speculation: 1500-1800 / Conference Date: February 9, 2013 / Abstracts Due: December 2, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our twelfth annual conference, “

[UPDATE] Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

February 15th-17th in Montreal, QC

Keynote Address: Dr. Cary Wolfe, Rice University
Faculty Address: Dr. Peter Gibian, McGill University

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Manchester
contact email: 
jungleofcitiesconference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

An academic conference to be held at Chetham’s Library, Manchester, on 30th May 2013

Consent: Terms of Agreement, March 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Graduate Conference (Hosted by Dept. of English GSAC)
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: “Consent: Terms of Agreement”
Submission Deadline: Jan. 1st

Reading Identity Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
MacEwan University
contact email: 
readingidentity@gmail.com

Reading Identity: Inside/Out
Friday February 1st and Saturday February 2nd, 2013

Proposal deadline: November 26, 2012
Please submit proposals to readingidentity@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS: IFASC 2013 INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS-"Young at Art" İstanbul, TURKEY, March 14-15, 2013‏

full name / name of organization: 
INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS
contact email: 
ifasc@maltepe.edu.tr

The Communications Students Local Organizing Committee at Maltepe University is delighted to announce the opening of the call for papers for the ‘Young at Art’ undergraduate students conference to

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis -- Inaugural Issue of the Rat's Mouth Review Graduate Journal

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

All submissions due by December 1st, 2012.

Transgression, Trespassing and Taboos in the Long-Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University
contact email: 
transgression2013@cardiff.ac.uk

Transgression, Trespassing and Taboos in the Long-Nineteenth Century

Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference – Call for papers

Cardiff University, 10th April 2013

Making It Work: US Thought and Culture Between Praxis and Paralysis, April 5-6 2013

full name / name of organization: 
US Literatures and Cultures Consortium at the University of Michigan
contact email: 
usistconference2013@gmail.com

Are there distinctively American attitudes toward objectivity and truth, judgment and action?

Mary Russell Mitford: Local and Global

full name / name of organization: 
British Women Writers' Conference (BWWC) 2013
contact email: 
ebb8@pitt.edu

Panel CFP for BWWC 2013 Conference, University of New Mexico (4-6 April 2013):

Reading and Health in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval and Early Modern Research Group, Newcastle University
contact email: 
elw5@st-andrews.ac.uk

5th-6th July, 2013

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Katharine Craik
Helen Smith
Richard Wistreich

CFP Paranormal Romance (PCA/ACA Washington 2013) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association Amerincan Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

CFP True Blood (PCA/ACA Washington, 3/2012) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
The Popular Culture Association American Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

REMINDER - DEADLINE December 1, 2012 - Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2 -

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Otherness
contact email: 
otherness.research@gmail.com

The Centre for Studies in Otherness invites papers for the e-journal issue Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2.

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013. Abstract submission deadline by Dec. 23, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The Associated Graduate Student of English (AGSE) at California State University, Northridge
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013 at California State University, Northridge.

All-Irish Issue of Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (Initial Deadline 1/31/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
mccabeb@cgu.edu

Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal is seeking articulate and well-reasoned articles exploring any element of Irish women’s writing and experience.

CFP Oceanide - Journal of the Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture (28th December)

full name / name of organization: 
Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture SELICUP
contact email: 
r.jarazo AT uib DOT es

Oceanide is a peer-reviewed academic journal which aims to highlight and analyse the cultural, economic, historical, political, and literary interaction amongst the communities that make up the old an

REMINDER: Panel proposals due 11/15/12 for 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Association
contact email: 
BWWC2013@gmail.com

Panel proposals due 11/15/12; individual paper abstracts due 12/15/12. Conference is 4/4/13-4/6/13.

ACLA, 4-7 April 2013, Toronto "Packing and Unpacking: On Portable Belongings and Identities "(DEADLINE: NOV. 15 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
nefise.kahraman@mail.utoronto.ca

Packing, both literally and figuratively, marks the first ritual of any journey; to unpack, likewise, marks the last ritual of arrival.

Global Defoe: His Times and His Contemporaries - abstracts due 15 Feb 2013 (Conference Dates are August 9-10, 2013 )

full name / name of organization: 
Defoe Society
contact email: 
alkersr@whitman.edu

The following list is a list of proposed panels. Paper proposals will also be considered which are centered on Defoe and his contemporaries but do not fit with the panel topics.

Supernatural Literature: an open panel

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association National Meeting, Washington, DC, 3-28-4-1
contact email: 
chris.brooks@wichita.edu

I have permission to set up a session on Supernatural Literature at the 2013 Popluar Culture Association meeting in Washington, DC 3/28 to 4/01.

THE STRING QUARTET FROM 1750 TO 1870: FROM THE PRIVATE TO THE PUBLIC SPHERE

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
operaomnia@luigiboccherini.org

THE STRING QUARTET FROM 1750 TO 1870:
FROM THE PRIVATE TO THE PUBLIC SPHERE
International Conference

LUCCA, COMPLESSO MONUMENTALE DI SAN MICHELETTO

[UPDATE] Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

Keynote Address: Dr. Cary Wolfe, Rice University
Faculty Address: Dr. Peter Gibian, McGill University

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