category: general announcements

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

[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.

"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/

CFP: Translation and Transcendence (due 15 February)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizonsjournal.ca

Modern Horizons CFP – Translation and Transcendence

[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.

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

International Gothic in the New-Liberal Age--edited volume

full name / name of organization: 
Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet, University of Lausanne
contact email: 
agnieszka.soltysikmonnet@unil.ch & Linnie Blake <L.Blake@mmu.ac.uk>

The explosion of interest in the gothic in recent years has coincided with a number of seismic political changes that have reshaped the world as we know it: the fall of the communist bloc, the revolut

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.

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

[UPDATE] Reminder: Deadline for Rebecca Harding Davis panels at ALA 1/17/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World
contact email: 
mischa.renfroe@mtsu.edu

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World welcomes proposals for a session on “Davis and the Political” at the American Literature Association’s 25th Annual Conference.

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.

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

Call for Paper- International Journal of Health and Education

full name / name of organization: 
Foundation for a Drug Free World, USA
contact email: 
drugfreeworldinternee@gmail.com

Journal of Health and Education invites you all to submit original paper/article in English or French for Volume 3, Issue 1; July 2014. Our editorial board is globally renowned.

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.

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

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

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

Second Annual International CCCS Conference 2014 “Media: Theory and Practice” 4-6 September 2014 Skopje, Macedonia

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS, Skopje)
contact email: 
mpavlovski@iml.ukim.edu.mk

The Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS) invites proposals for papers, thematic panels and original media productions for Second Annual International CCCS Conference 2014 ‘Media: Theory an

[UPDATE] **DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 24** “Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Conference, University of Calgary Department of English
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

RMMLA 2014 Subjectivity in Motion: Chinese Literature before 1900

full name / name of organization: 
Li Guo/ Rocky Mountain MLA
contact email: 
li.guo@usu.edu

CFP RMMLA 2014 Subjectivity in Motion: Chinese Literature before 1900 (Abstract due March 1, 2014)

[UPDATE] 'The Female Kipling' and the British Raj: A Critical Anthology on Flora Annie Steel (Feb. 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Susmita Roye, Delaware State University (USA)
contact email: 
sroye@desu.edu

‘The Female Kipling’ and the British Raj:
A Critical Anthology on Flora Annie Steel

[UPDATE] Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
Helen.Davies@tees.ac.uk; claireocallag42@hotmail.com

Please see below for a cfp seeking essays on austerity in popular culture.

[UPDATE] [CFP] Things to Remember: Materializing Memories in Art and Culture - International Conference - extended deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands
contact email: 
thingstoremember@let.ru.nl

Things to Remember:
Materializing Memories
in Art and Culture

International Conference Radboud University Nijmegen
June 5-6, 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Joss Whedon: A Celebration - 03 May - DePaul University

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Booth/DePaul University
contact email: 
pbooth@depaul.edu

Call for Papers and Topic Proposals:
Joss Whedon: A Celebration

(Apologies for cross-posting)

EXTENDED DEADLINE (1/17/14): British Women Writers Conference @ Binghamton University (SUNY): June 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
bwwc2014@gmail.com

"REFLECTIONS"

22nd Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference
June 19-21, 2014
Binghamton University, State University of New York

Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@iicedu.org

Call for Papers, Extended Abstracts, Posters, Tutorials and Workshops!

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Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2014)

CfP: The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 21 – 22 February 2014, Prague

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

21-22 February 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
Grand Majestic Plaza Hotel

DEADLINE: 15 January 2014

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline, Jan 15, New Directions in Sherwood Anderson at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Nagy
contact email: 
pen208@lehigh.edu

Proposed Panel for the 2014 American Literature Association Annual Conference (ALA) to be held in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014

"New Directions in Sherwood Anderson"

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

Call for Papers:

English Seventeenth-Century Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
clayldaniel@live.com; daniel@utpa.edu

Papers on any aspect of British seventeenth-century literature, for the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, October 9-11, 2014 in Boise, Idaho.

[UPDATE] DEADLINEXTENDED to Jan. 31 for "Greenways: The Interconnected Pathways of Communication and the Environment" Mar.6-8

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
contact email: 
utnexus2014@gmail.com

Greenways: The Interconnected Pathways of Communication and the Environment

A NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference

University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Thursday, March 6- Saturday, March 8, 2014

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED Literati 2014: "Speaking Bodies," March 29, 2014 Call for Undergraduate Work

full name / name of organization: 
Madison Undergraduate Society for English
contact email: 
uwliterati@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literati 2014: Speaking Bodies
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
www.museuw.com/call-for-papers

Call for an Editor – Philip Roth Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Studies
contact email: 
editorsearch@rothsociety.org

The Philip Roth Society and Purdue University Press are looking for a new executive editor for the semiannual peer-reviewed journal, Philip Roth Studies.

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