category: eighteenth century

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] 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

Deadline Extended: August 30, 2013

[UPDATE] New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
brandon.hawk@uconn.edu

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

the quint DEADLINE September 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca or smatheson@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

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture (Special Issue Editors)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Call for Special Issue Editors

CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

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

CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

Bristol Journal of English Studies CFA

full name / name of organization: 
Bristol Journal of English Studies
contact email: 
english-ejournal@bristol.ac.uk

The Bristol Journal of English Studies is now accepting abstract submissions for prospective articles for peer-reviewed publication in winter 2013-2014.

What is Literary ’Sympathy’?: Novels in the First Half of the 19th Century (NeMLA 2014: April 3-6) - Abstracts due by 9/30/12

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Jennifer.Croteau@tufts.edu

Literary scholars pin a lot on ’sympathy’ but disagree about what it is. While David Marshall defines it as emotional exchange, Adela Pinch and Rae Greiner describe it as a cognitive process.

The Theater as an Art of Memory -- ASECS -- 03/18 to 23

full name / name of organization: 
Yann Robert, University of Illinois at Chicago
contact email: 
yrobert@uic.edu

In his Pratique du théâtre (1657), d’Aubignac writes that “C’est une pensée bien ridicule d’aller au théâtre apprendre l’histoire.” Yet by the end of the eighteenth century, the notio

[UPDATE] The Cult of Shakespeare and the Father Figure (extended deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
coronato.rocco@gmail.com

Workshop 2: “So Rare a Wonder’d Father”: the Cult of Shakespeare and the Father Figure

Call for papers

The Celebrated Shakespeare: public commemoration and biography

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
m.dobson@bham.ac.uk

Seminar leader: Michael Dobson (Shakespeare Institute, Birmingham).

This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference. Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

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

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

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

2nd Global Conference: (Re)Production: Origins, Transitions, Futures (March, 2014:Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
(Re)Production: Origins, Transitions, Futures

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

Call For Presentations:

CFP: ELN 52.1, "Imaginary Cartographies" (Spring/Summer 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
English Language Notes
contact email: 
eln2@colorado.edu

ELN 52.1 Spring/Summer 2014
“Imaginary Cartographies”

Call for Papers: ELN Special Issue, “Imaginary Cartographies.”

[UPDATE] Four Nations Fiction: Women and the Novel, 1780-1830, 28 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
National Library of Wales
contact email: 
e.edwards@wales.ac.uk

Full programme now available online: http://www.wales.ac.uk/en/CentreforAdvancedWelshCelticStudies/NewsEvents...

modernity and indian theater,15-08-2013,modern drama,modernistic themes,absurd theaer

full name / name of organization: 
mohammad ashyam,aligarh muslim university,aligarh,u.p.,india
contact email: 
mdashyam@rediffmail.com

good and excellent.mine thrust area is modern drama,absurd theater,existentialism.so,i know cfp will provide details for papers,seminars,conferences etc as it is doing so.it would help me a lot.kudos.

Beccaria’s cultures

full name / name of organization: 
International conference, Paris, France, 4-6 December 2014 (École Normale Supérieure, Université Paris 8, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3)
contact email: 
philippe.audegean@univ-paris3.fr, christian.del-vento@univ-paris3.fr, pierre.musitelli@ens.fr, xavier.tabet@wanadoo.fr

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BECCARIA'S CULTURES

Organizing committee: Philippe Audegean, Christian Del Vento, Pierre Musitelli, Xavier Tabet.

Humane, Inhumane, Human 27 February-1 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

In keeping with HERA’s mission of promoting the study of the humanities across a wide range of disciplines and interdisciplines, we invite presentations for the 2014 conference.

CFP: Performing Animals

full name / name of organization: 
Karen Raber; Monica Mattfeld
contact email: 
kraber@olemiss.edu; mmattfeld@kent.ac.uk

CFP: “Performing Animals”

[UPDATE] International 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

International Irish Gothic Conference

5-6 December, 2013

Università degli Studi di Perugia / Università per Stranieri di Perugia

Aesthetic Experience -- ASECS 2014 (Williamsburg, VA; 3/20-22): 9/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
Brian Michael Norton / American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
bnorton@fullerton.edu

Recent work in literary studies, analytic philosophy and neuroaesthetics has reinvigorated the concept of aesthetic experience, raising questions about the primacy of disinterestedness and bringing re

CFP New Journal 'Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural'

full name / name of organization: 
Ruth Heholt, Falmouth University, UK
contact email: 
revenant@falmouth.ac.uk

'Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural' is a peer-reviewed, online journal looking at the supernatural, the uncanny and the weird.

SEA London 2014--"Creole England" Deadline September 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Grégory Pierrot
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu

Creole England

SEA London 2014 "Post-revolutionary Haiti and England" deadline September 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Grégory Pierrot
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu

“Post-revolutionary Haiti and England”

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.

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