category: general announcements

[REMINDER] International Pynchon Week 2013. Deadline December 20th 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Thomas
contact email: 
samuel.thomas@durham.ac.uk

A final reminder that the deadline for International Pynchon Week 2013 is fast approaching.

AUGUST 5-8 2013, DURHAM, UK:
LINES, LEGACIES, ANNIVERSARIES

PURITY: A Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
purity-submissions@excursions-journal.org.uk

“Purity is the power to contemplate defilement.” – Simone Weil

“Purity is a negative state and therefore contrary to nature.” – William Faulkner

TAEECE2013 - Turkey (May9-11)

full name / name of organization: 
Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications
contact email: 
ta@sdiwc.net

CALL FOR PAPERS

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The International Conference on Technological Advances in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (TAEECE2013)

4th Global Conference: Space and Place (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sp4@inter-disciplinary.net

Call for Presentations

CFP Deadline 30 Jan 2013: Graduate Conference on Transmedia 6-7 Jun 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Media Culture, The College of Staten Island (CUNY)
contact email: 
CSICinemaMediaGSA@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Trans-(media)

A graduate research conference June 6-7, 2013

Age, Culture, Humanities - New Journal - 15 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Age, Culture, Humanities: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
cport@coastal.edu

Announcement of Publication and Call for Submissions

[UPDATE] The Difference of Joyce - The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Italian Foundation
contact email: 
joyceconference@gmail.com

The Difference of Joyce
The VI James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 1-2 2013
Abstracts due: December 9, 2012

The 'Holocaust Metaphor': Cultural Representations of Traumatic Pasts in the 20th Century 30-31 May 2013, Zaragoza, Spain

full name / name of organization: 
Chiara Tedaldi, Irish Research Council CARA Postdoctoral Mobility Fellow, University College Dublin and Universidad de Zaragoza, Anna Rosenberg, ARAID Postdoctoral Researcher, Universidad de Zaragoza
contact email: 
chiara.tedaldi@ucd.ie, arosen@unizar.es

Call for Papers
The ‘Holocaust Metaphor’: Cultural Representations of Traumatic Pasts in the 20th Century
30th and 31st May 2013, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain

April 18-19 Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Colloquium

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
rmitsein@purdue.edu

During Captain Cook’s 1769 transoceanic voyage, he collected a rust fungus in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.

Writing Life -- Postgraduate Symposium, Malta, 22-23 March 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malta
contact email: 
writinglife2013@um.edu.mt

Writing Life
Postgraduate Symposium
22–23 March 2013
University of Malta

http://www.facebook.com/events/292097414242784/

Keynote speakers:
Dr Stefan Herbrechter (Coventry University)

New Essays on Marilynne Robinson/Deadline March 15

full name / name of organization: 
Rodopi Press
contact email: 
stjason@umbc.com

The CFP below contains a correction. This version preempts the one that you received earlier this weekend from Rodopi. Please post this version. Thank you.

Call For Papers

Idiosyncrasy / Idiosyncrasie

full name / name of organization: 
Ph.D. Program in French
contact email: 
cunyfrenchconference2013@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker:

Call for entries: INSPIRE and ASLE-UKI Public Lecture Competition - Literature and Sustainability. Closing date 15 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
contact email: 
inspire@tsd.ac.uk

Public Lecture Competition:
INSPIRE (Institute of Sustainable Practice and Resource Effectiveness, University of Wales Trinity Saint David) PRESENTS

New Essays on Marilynne Robinson/Deadline March 15

full name / name of organization: 
Rodopi Press
contact email: 
stjason@umbc.com

Call For Papers

Announcing The First Book Institute, June 10-14, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Center for American Literary Studies
contact email: 
sxgoudie@psu.edu

Announcing
The First Book Institute
June 10-14, 2013
To be hosted by the Center for American Literary Studies (CALS) at Pennsylvania State University
Co-Directors

Post-Graduate Conference on English Literature and Translation Studies 9-10 May 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Deptartment of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
eltsconferences@gmail.com

English Literature and Translation Studies:
An interdisciplinary/international postgraduate conference
9-10 May 2013
Cankaya University, Ankara

Modernity, Ideology, and the Novel

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

Modernity, Ideology, and the Novel

'Making It Work': US Thought and Culture Between Practice and Paralysis

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

Keynotes:
Paul Taylor (Philosophy / African American and Diaspora Studies, Penn State): author of Race: A Philosophical Introduction

Transnational Americas

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Association for American Studies
contact email: 
iaas.symposium@gmail.com

IAAS Postgraduate and Early Career Scholar Conference
January 19 2013
Trinity College, Dublin

Transnational America(s)

3rd Global Conference: The Value of Work (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
vow3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
The Value of Work

Sunday 1st September – Tuesday 3rd September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations

3rd Global Conference: Re-framing Punishment and the Body (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
punish3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Re-framing Punishment and the Body

Sunday 1st September – Tuesday 3rd September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Fashion (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fash5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Fashion

Monday 9th September – Thursday 12th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

CFP: E-reading Between the Lines: 21st century literature, digital platforms and literacies

full name / name of organization: 
Higher Education Academy, UK and University of Brighton, UK
contact email: 
k.shaw@brighton.ac.uk

CFP: E-reading Between the Lines: 21st century literature, digital platforms and literacies
The Higher Education Academy Discipline Workshop and Seminar Series, 2012-13

Idiosycrasy / Idiosyncrasie

full name / name of organization: 
Ph.D. Program in French
contact email: 
cunyfrenchconference2013@gmail.com

IDIOSYNCRASY

March 1, 2013

A Graduate Conference by the Ph.D. Program in French at the CUNY Graduate Center

« On ne peut être normal et vivant à la fois. »
–E.M. Cioran

[Extension] 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

Extension: all submissions now due by January 15th, 2013.

2nd call: Contemporary Gendered Performance and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
performinggender2013@qub.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Contemporary Gendered Performance and Practice
Queen’s University, Belfast
12th–13th April 2013
Keynote Speaker: Professor Elaine Aston (Lancaster University)

[UPDATE] Health, Mental Health, and Literature - Graduate English Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Boston College
contact email: 
dailym@bc.edu

Health, Mental Health, and Literature

The Boston College English Graduate Conference seeks abstracts for papers that consider the intersection between health, mental health, and literature.

Worlds Between: Exploring the Borders, Boundaries, and Gaps that Divide and Bind

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, Iota Chi Chapter / California State University, Northrdige
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

"Worlds Between: Exploring the Borders, Boundaries, and Gaps that Divide and Bind"

Saturday, April 27, 2013
California State University, Northridge
Graduate Conference

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Reconsidered, Proposed Panel, ALA May 23-26, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
mgreenb6@uwo.ca

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Reconsidered

Proposed Panel for American Literature Association Conference, Boston, May 2013

Different Games Conference: Call for Papers, Games and Workshop Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Different Games, NYU Polytechnic Institute
contact email: 
DifferentGamesConference(@gmail.com

The Department of Technology, Culture and Society at New York University’s Polytechnic Institute invites submissions of original games, scholarly research, and workshop proposals for Different Games

THE STAGING OF VERDI & WAGNER OPERAS

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

International Conference

Pistoia (Italy), 13-15 September 2013

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/staging.html

Organized by

Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca

Narrative-Making in the Aftermath of War April 25-26, CFP Deadline February 1

full name / name of organization: 
UCSB Interdisciplinary Humanities Center
contact email: 
narrativemaking@gmail.com

“Narrative-Making in the Aftermath of War” will be a two-day conference sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC) of the University of California, Santa Barbara, on April 25-26, 2

[UPDATE] Humor and Culture; submission deadline extended to 2/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
Proteus: A Journal of Ideas
contact email: 
proteus@ship.edu

Title: Humor and Culture

"Built Upon" - CFP for projects using digital archives and collections

full name / name of organization: 
Anvil Academic
contact email: 
fmoody@anvilacademic.org

History, Postcolonialism and Tradition 09/12-13/2013 (Conference) 04/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Postcolonial Studies Association/Kingston University
contact email: 
fass-conferences@kingston.ac.uk

The organisers of the 2013 Postcolonial Studies Association would like to invite proposals for papers on this year’s theme: ‘History, Postcolonialism and Tradition’.

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