category: gender studies and sexuality

8th Global Conference: Mulitculturalism, Conflict & Belonging (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mcb8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference: Mulitculturalism, Conflict & Belonging

Thursday 11th September – Saturday 13th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

[UPDATE] Women on the Edge

full name / name of organization: 
International Women's Day Postgraduate and Early-Careers Researcher Conference
contact email: 
iwd2014@qub.ac.uk

Women on the Edge: International Women's Day Postgraduate and Early-Careers Research Conference 7-8 March 2014
full name / name of organization:
Queen's University Belfast
contact email:

[UPDATE] "Life, in Theory"

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of Literature, Science, and the Arts
contact email: 
info[at]litsciarts.eu; cristina.iuli@lett.unipmn.it

“Life, in Theory” refers to the ways in which the principle of life is assumed and articulated by highly specialized disciplinary knowledge, is entangled with media technologies, and is constantly

[UPDATE] [April 4-5, 2014] CFP Deadline Extended to Feb 1 / Columbia University: “The Study of Eighteenth-Century European Cu

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia University Seminar in Eighteenth-Century European Culture
contact email: 
acoppola@jjay.cuny.edu, njh2115@columbia.edu

CFP: Columbia University Seminar in Eighteenth-Century European Culture
50th Anniversary Conference
Columbia University
April 4-5, 2014

Deadline Extended: UNA "Poison and Love Conference"

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Alabama Department of English
contact email: 
cprice7@una.edu

Call for Papers:
February 14-15, 2014
Poison and Love
“Love is poison. A sweet poison, yes, but it will kill you all the same.” --George R. R. Martin

Call for papers and creative writing 15/02/14

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

[REPOST] 2014 International Conference on Virginia Woolf (June 5-8, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
International Conference on Virginia Woolf
contact email: 
Woolf2014@niu.edu

The 24th Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf, co-sponsored by Loyola University Chicago and Northern Illinois University, will take place in Chicago, 5 – 8 June 2014.

The Poetry of D.A. Powell (MLA 2015, Vancouver)

full name / name of organization: 
Tana Jean Welch, Florida State University
contact email: 
tana.welch@med.fsu.edu

Seeking papers on any aspect relating to the poet D.A. Powell for a Special Session at MLA 2015 in Vancouver.

Topic suggestions include, but are not limited to:

"Reactions," Interdisciplinary Humanities Journal. Papers due Feb. 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Georgetown University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mev37@georgetown.edu

Predicate
Issue 4: Reactions
Georgetown University
Deadline for Papers: February 14, 2014

World War I: Dissent, Activism, & Transformation

full name / name of organization: 
Georgian Court University / Peace History Society
contact email: 
bennetts@georgian.edu

Georgian Court University, Lakewood, New Jersey, USA
Friday / Saturday, October 17-18, 2014
Co-Sponsored by Peace History Society

[UPDATE] DUE 1/15 - 13th Annual North America Institute for Critical Animal Studies CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Critical Animal Studies
contact email: 
icasnorthamerica@gmail.com

Information about the conference can be found at
http://icasnorthamerica.wordpress.com/current-conference-2014/

Abortion: The Unfinished Revolution

full name / name of organization: 
Shannon Stettner, Tracy Penny Light, Colleen MacQuarrie
contact email: 
abortionpei@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Abortion: The Unfinished Revolution

Conference: August 7-8, 2014 at the University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PEI, Canada

[UPDATE] Reminder: Updike and the Short Story at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
John Updike Society Panel at ALA 2014
contact email: 
sdill@email.unc.edu

In the wake of the Library of America’s publication of John Updike’s Collected Stories, the John Updike Society invites paper proposals considering his work as a short story writer.

Writing the Future: Science Fiction and Fantasy Narratives in the Twenty-First Century. 16 July 2014: Brunel University, London

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Norman/ Brunel University, London
contact email: 
joseph.norman@brunel.ac.uk

When:16th July 2014
Where: Artaud Building, Brunel University, London, United Kingdom.

8th Global Conference: Fear4, Horror & Terror: Rituals, Myths and Symbolism (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fht8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference: Fear4, Horror & Terror: Rituals, Myths and Symbolism

Thursday 11th September – Saturday 13th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

New Narratives of the Cold War

full name / name of organization: 
Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet, University of Lausanne
contact email: 
agnieszka.soltysikmonnet@unil.ch

In the year of the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s fall, this conference aims to bring together scholars of the Cold War to assess the state of the field and discuss new directions and recent

3rd Global Conference: Food (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
food3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Food

Monday 15th September – Wednesday 17th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

3rd Global Conference: The Graphic Novel (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gn3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: The Graphic Novel

Wednesday 3rd September – Friday 5th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Call for Papers - (dis)junctions 2014- April 11+12

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

We are happy to begin accepting proposals for special sessions at this year's 21st annual (dis)junctions conference, on April 11-12, 2014.

Theorizing School Violence

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

Cultural consciousness has, in the last decade and a half, becomes more and more aware of cultures of violence as they circulate within spaces of education.

Gender Roles in Media Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

n Defense of Reality TV Criticism: Cinderella Mythic Narratives and Alternative Gender Roles in The Bachelor and The Bachelorette.

Muppets and Metatextuality

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

Nobody practices irreverent intertextually like the Muppets.

"English Renaissance Literature," 2014 RMMLA Convention, Boise, Idaho, October 9-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Kirsten Mendoza/ Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
kirsten.n.mendoza@vanderbilt.edu

This session invites papers that address any aspect of English Renaissance literature to be delivered at the sixty-eighth annual Rocky Mountain MLA conference in Boise, Idaho, Oct. 9-11, 2014.

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 17 JANUARY: 'Created Equal?' The Irish Association of American Studies Annual Conference, April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Association of American Studies Conference in NUI Galway
contact email: 
IAASConference@gmail.com

Call For Papers: Created Equal?
The Irish Association of American Studies Annual Conference

When: 25 - 26th April, 2014
Where: National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

Theory/Post-Theory: An Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California, Berkeley, April 18th 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Association of the Department of Rhetoric
contact email: 
post.theory2014@gmail.com

Theory/Post-Theory: An Interdisciplinary Conference
Organized by the Graduate Student Association of the Department of Rhetoric
University of California, Berkeley
April 18th, 2014

Following Non-Human Kinds April 16-18

full name / name of organization: 
Caroline Picard
contact email: 
nonhumankinds@gmail.com

Following Non-Human Kinds; call for papers in French and English

Edited Collection 1/25/14 - "Like One of the Family: Domestic Workers, Race, and In/Visibility in Kathryn Stockett's The Help"

full name / name of organization: 
Fiona Mills, St. Anselm College
contact email: 
fionacmills@gmail.com

Call for Papers for edited collection

Like One of the Family: Domestic Workers, Race, and In/Visibility in The Help

(Dis)Embodied Disciplines: Blurring Boundaries in the Academy

full name / name of organization: 
New Directions Graduate Student Conference at the University of Arizona
contact email: 
arizonanewdirections@gmail.com

New Directions Graduate Student Conference
“[Dis]Embodied Disciplines: Blurring Boundaries in the Academy”
Conference Dates: April 11-12, 2014, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Academic Alterity: Stories of Race, Gender, Disability, Sexuality

full name / name of organization: 
Hybrid Pedagogy
contact email: 
seanmichaelmorris@me.com

Paulo Freire claims in Pedagogy of the Oppressed, that “the great humanistic and historical task of the oppressed [is] to liberate themselves and their oppressors as well.” It’s a conun

INVESTIGATING INEQUALITIES: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY ACADEMIC CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham University Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
gsa@fordham.edu

Inequality has marked human existence and its effects have been felt worldwide.

Kate Millett Conference - CFP Deadline 28 February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Sam McBean, Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
s.mcbean@bbk.ac.uk

Flying: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Kate Millett

30 May 2014
School of Arts
Birkbeck, University of London
Supported by the Feminist Review Trust

3rd Global Conference: Sport (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sport3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Sport

Saturday 30th August – Monday 1st September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Sport and Place: Sport, Identity and Community

Romantic Organizations

full name / name of organization: 
North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
contact email: 
rcsha@american.edu

We invite submissions for NASSR 2014 in Washington DC from 10-13 July 2014. Submissions are due 17 January. The theme of the conference is Romantic Organizations, broadly construed to include:

EXTENDED DEADLINE 6 February 2014 - Captivating Criminality: Crime Writing, Darkness and Desire

full name / name of organization: 
Bath Spa University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa.ac.uk

EXTENDED DEADLINE – February 6, 2014

CORRECT EMAIL UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

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