category: gender studies and sexuality

NEMSC Graduate Student Conference, March 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
New England Medieval Studies Consortium
contact email: 
uconn.nemsc@gmail.com

30th Annual New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference
"Collaborations"

Saturday, March 16, 2013
University of Connecticut

"Teaching and Learning" in the Journal of Popular Romance Studies ONGOING

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
Lisa.Fletcher@utas.edu.au

The Journal of Popular Romance Studies (JPRS) is a peer-reviewed on-line journal presenting scholarship on representations of romantic love in popular media, now and in the past, from anywhere in the

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):

Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures

full name / name of organization: 
Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures
contact email: 
jeunesse@uwinnipeg.ca

Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures is an interdisciplinary, refereed academic journal whose mandate is to publish research on and to provide a forum for discussion about cultural product

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

"The Unrecyclable" Extended Deadline [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
The Word Hoard - An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

The Word Hoard

Call for Papers, Extended Deadline:

The Unrecyclable

November 14, 2012

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.

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”, Graduate Conf, 5-6 April 2013; Deadline: 15 Jan 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Religion Graduate Organization at Syracuse Univeristy
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

Monsters, angels, demons, vampires and cyborgs challenge conventional notions of humanity. The lived experience of many humans also pushes against these norms.

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”due January 15th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University seeks submissions for its graduate student conference:

Update: The Maester's Chain: Essays on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Johnston and Jes Battis, University of Regina
contact email: 
susan.johnston@uregina.ca, jes.battis@uregina.ca

We have already received some fantastic essay proposals, but are still looking for abstracts in the following areas:

Adaptation
Animals (dire wolves, shape-shifting, animal consciousness)

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

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture Abstract 11/16 (Conference 2/13-16)[Update]

full name / name of organization: 
Shane Trayers /SWTX PCA/ACA Albuquerque
contact email: 
shane.trayers@maconstate.edu

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 34th Annual SWTX PCA/ACA

February 13-16, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency Hotel

[UPDATE] Minding the Body: Dualism and Its Discontents -- March 1, 2013‏

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center – The City University of New York, English Student Association
contact email: 
mindingthebodyconference@gmail.com

The turn towards the influence of affect and emotions on “rational decision making”—the false separation between mind and body that neuroscientist Antonio Damasio calls “Descartes’ Error”

ACLA 2013 Seminar: Fredric Jameson's Spatial Dialectic as Global Positioning System (Toronto, April 4-7, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Koonyong Kim
contact email: 
koonyong.kim@gmail.com

ACLA 2013 Seminar Call for Papers
Title: Fredric Jameson’s Spatial Dialectic as Global Positioning System

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.

Gertrude Stein at ALA -- May 23-26, 2013 -- Boston (Submission deadline 1/18/13)

full name / name of organization: 
The Gertrude Stein Society
contact email: 
amy.robbins@hunter.cuny.edu

The Gertrude Stein Society seeks submissions in two categories: 1) papers dealing with Stein and her legacy in contemporary poetics; and 2) papers dealing with the topic of Stein and/in performance.

CFP: Performing Theory, Theorizing Performance: Conceptualization, Execution, and Documentation, due December 22, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
A Graduate Student Conference with the Theatre and Drama Department at University of Wisconsin Madison
contact email: 
tdgso2013@gmail.com

March 16, 2013

With keynote speakers:
Chloe Johnston, Assistant Professor of Theater, Lake Forest College, writer and performer with the Neo-Futurists

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY)
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

Transnational Women’s Literature in Europe 24-26 May 2013 Budapest

full name / name of organization: 
Central European University
contact email: 
abstract@femtranslit.eu

Call for Papers

TRANSNATIONAL WOMEN’S LITERATURE IN EUROPE

[UPDATE] UNC Asheville Queer Conference Nov. 26; April 4-6

full name / name of organization: 
Queering Spaces/Queering Borders / University of North Carolina Asheville Queer Conference
contact email: 
alanou@unca.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS—Abstract Deadline Extended until Monday, November 26th!
Queering Spaces/Queering Borders
2013 Queer Studies Conference at UNC Asheville
April 4 - 6, 2013, Asheville, NC

Queer Futures Working Group, July 22-26 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Federation for Theatre Research/Fédération Internationale pour la Recherche de Théâtre (IFTR/FIRT)
contact email: 
alyson.campbell@brunel.ac.uk; f.walsh@bbk.ac.uk

Call for papers

Update: Re-Positioning and Re-Constructing Muslim Women’s Identity-ACLA-Toronto, Canada, April 4-7, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
Sobia.Khan@utdallas.edu

Re-Positioning and Re-Constructing Muslim Women’s Identity
Proposal Deadline: November 15, 2012

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.

CFP: "Shaw at Home" - G. B. Shaw Conference in UK, June 17-22, 2013. Deadline Feb.15, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Dietrich / International Shaw Society
contact email: 
dietrich@usf.edu

“Shaw at Home,” a conference of international scholars, which will take place mostly in the village of Ayot St.

CFP: Reviewers needed - deadline extended!

full name / name of organization: 
Sorina Georgescu - Hyperion University, Bucharest, Romania
contact email: 
eu_sorina@yahoo.ie

Dear Colleagues,

[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

CFP: New Approaches to Teaching Charlotte Perkins Gilman

full name / name of organization: 
Charlotte Perkins Gilmany Society
contact email: 
sari.edelstein@umb.edu

CFP: New Approaches to Teaching Charlotte Perkins Gilman

American Literature Association Conference
May 23-26th, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts

CFP: InVisible Culture Issue 20--Ecologies

full name / name of organization: 
InVisible Culture Journal
contact email: 
ivc.rochester@gmail.com

Ecologies
InVisible Culture, Issue 20

CFP - 9th Annual Visual and Cultural Studies conference, U. of Rochester: "A Matter of Time: Temporalities of Material Culture"

full name / name of organization: 
Visual and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
vcsconference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

“A Matter of Time: Temporalities of Material Culture”
9th Visual and Cultural Studies Graduate Conference
University of Rochester
April 5-7, 2013

Forms of Life: Reading Humans, Animals and Machines in a Posthuman World (April 12-13, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alabama in Huntsville
contact email: 
wjt0003@uah.edu

Keynote speaker: Dr. Cary Wolfe (Bruce and Elizabeth Dunlevie Professor, Rice University)

Remapping Modernist Paris

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
cecoffman@alaska.edu

Accounts of the emergence of Modernism in early twentieth-century Paris often focus on the contributions of writers and artists from Europe and the United States, even as understandings of their work

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