category: general announcements

Ireland in Comparison

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference of Irish Studies
contact email: 
kasia@bilkent.edu.tr, datorres@usc.edu

CFP: Ireland in Comparison
A Panel at ACIS Chicago, April 10-13, 2013

SmartGridSec12 - First Open EIT ICT Labs Workshop on Smart Grid Security

full name / name of organization: 
EIT ICT Labs
contact email: 
infodesk@ictlabs.de

First Open EIT ICT Labs Workshop on Smart Grid Security
SmartGridSec12
Berlin, December 3rd, 2012

Call for Contributions (Talks and Poster Presentations)

Call for Submissions: Issue 1, Wonder Voyages - December 1, 2012 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Unsettling Wonder
contact email: 
info@unsettlingwonder.com

Unsettling Wonder is a new literary journal that publishes both creative and academic work on fairy tales, folklore, and mythology.

Space and Place: Production and Transformation

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

5th REELC-ENCLS Congress: Islands and Continents: (Re)constructions of Identity (26-28 Sept 2013) (deadline 15 Nov 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
European Network for Comparative Literary Studies / Réseau Européen D’Études Littéraires Comparées
contact email: 
ilesetcontinents@uma.pt

5th REELC-ENCLS Congress:
Islands and Continents: (Re)constructions of Identity / Iles et Continents: (Re)Constructions Identitaires

[UPDATE] Charles Olson and Influence, 12/15/2012; ALA 5/23-26/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Gary Grieve-Carlson / The Charles Olson Society
contact email: 
grieveca@lvc.edu

Charles Olson's influence on avant-garde poetry began in the 1950s with the publication of "Projective Verse," the first volumes of "The Maximus Poems," and Don Allne's "The New American Poetry." One

2nd Global Conference,Making Sense Of: Play (July 2013, Oxford,United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
play2@inter-disciplinary.net

CFP: 2nd Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Play

Monday 22nd July – Wednesday 24th July 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations:

Proquest/RSAP Article Prize, December 14, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Research Society of American Periodicals
contact email: 
whardwig@utk.edu

Proquest and the Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP) proudly announce the 4th annual $1000 article prize.

General Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Itineration: Cross-Disciplinary Studies in Rhetoric, Media, and Culture
contact email: 
itinerationjournal@gmail.com

Itineration: Cross-Disciplinary Studies in Rhetoric, Media, and Culture is an international, refereed publication devoted to mapping the intersections of rhetoric, media, and culture.

3rd Global Conference:Childhood (July 2013, Oxford,United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
child3@inter-disciplinary.net

CFP:3rd Global Conference
Childhood

Thursday 18th July – Saturday 20th July 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

Contemporary Gendered Performance & Practice - 12th & 13th April 2013

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

In this postfeminist age, normative notions of masculinity and femininity are being challenged and questioned.

[UPDATE] LIMINA - DEADLINE EXTENSION OCTOBER 19th, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 19TH, 2012
Call for Submissions, Volume 19, issue 1 of Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Positioning Post-1989 Eastern European Transnational Identities (ACLA, Toronto 4/4-7/2013; deadline 11/1/2012)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
ioana.luca25@gmail.com

Presenters sought for a panel on "Positioning Post-1989 Eastern European Transnational Identities" at the 2013 meeting of the American Comparative Literature Association in Toronto.

African American and Cognitive Studies from 1st September 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Jaya Shrivastava
contact email: 
jaya.hreem@gmail.com

African American Literature, Post Black Fiction and Cognitive Literature, Language and Literature, Linguistics, Stylistics, American Literature, Interdisciplinary Studies, Narratology, Literary Critic

Call for Papers: Caribbean Literature at CEA 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Barrio-Vilar / College English Association
contact email: 
lxbarriovil@ualr.edu

Call for Papers: Caribbean Literature at CEA 2013
April 4-6, 2013 | Savannah, Georgia
CEA 2013 will be held at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott:

CFP - Critically Examining Information Fluency Education (deadline 10/12/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Office of Information Fluency at UCF
contact email: 
ology@knights.ucf.edu

CFP for the 2013 International Information Fluency Conference taking place at the University of Central Florida in Orlando (March 13-14, 2013).

Eighteenth Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture (April 5, 2013/proposals due February 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Ron Kates/Middle Tennessee State University
contact email: 
Ron.Kates@mtsu.edu

Eighteenth Conference On Baseball in Literature in Culture

April 5, 2013

On the campus of Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Modernity, Ideology, and the Novel - December 31, 2012

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

For the June 2013 issue of Modern Horizons we invite essays that explore the various philosophical, literary, artistic, and political aspects of modernity, ideology, and the novel.

BDSM/Kink/Fetish Area of PCA/ACA National Conference (March 27-20, 2013; Deadline Nov 30)

full name / name of organization: 
BDSM/Kink/Fetish Area Chair: Sarah Frantz
contact email: 
sarahfrantz@gmail.com

PCA/ACA 2013 National Conference
Washington D.C., March 27-30, 2013
Call For Papers: BDSM/Kink/Fetish Area

Conference info: http://pcaaca.org/national-conference/

Art, in a State of Revolution: Egypt One Year after Tahrir, Leonardo Electronic Almanac - Deadline Nov 15, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Leonardo Electronic Almanac
contact email: 
info@leoalmanac.org

Art, in a State of Revolution: Egypt One Year after Tahrir, Leonardo Electronic Almanac

Poems, Artworks (Photos, Paintings and Drawings) Invited for Harvests of New Millennium, Jan. 2013 Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Cyberwit.net
contact email: 
editormuses@yahoo.com

The mission of Cyberwit is to encourage and promote the visual arts and poetry.

CFP: 'What is Old Age? New Perspectives from the Humanities', Feb 23rd 2013 [CFP deadline: 23rd Nov]

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Andrews - University of Warwick
contact email: 
e.s.andrews@warwick.ac.uk

CFP: What is Old Age? New Perspectives from the Humanities

whatisoldage.wordpress.com

Neo-Victorianism and Feminism: New Approaches (Special Issue of Neo-Victorian Studies). Due 28 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Guest Editors: Tara MacDonald and Joyce Goggin
contact email: 
T.C.MacDonald@uva.nl and J.Goggin@uva.nl

Special Issue 2013
Neo-Victorianism and Feminism: New Approaches

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) - Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)
contact email: 
cfp@cscjournals.org

The mission of the Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) is to serve society through excellence in education, research, service and to generate new knowledge and technology for the benefit of every

Call for Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Photography, Art, Interviews, Book Reviews, etc.

full name / name of organization: 
The Black Market Review
contact email: 
blackmarketreview@googlemail.com

The Black Market Review, Edge Hill University’s international literary e-journal, invites submissions of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, essays, art, photography, translations, scripts and boo

Gender Questions - New Journal - 22 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Gender Studies, University of South Africa, Tshwane (Pretoria)
contact email: 
murraj@unisa.ac.za, vdberms@unisa.ac.za

Gender Questions is a newly launched interdisciplinary academic journal that will be published bi-annually by UNISA Press.

[UPDATE] NeMLA 2013 - Theorizing Tension in Television Drama

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
rpc2108@columbia.edu

NeMLA 2013 - Theorizing Tension in Television Drama
full name / name of organization:
Roderick Cooke, Columbia University
contact email:
rpc2108@columbia.edu

This Rough Magic [UPDATE] - Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Lit. - 11/16/12

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org)
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

Living By The Code: An Exploration of Morality and Ethics, March 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
iupegoconference2013@gmail.com

Morality and ethics shape our lives in a plethora of ways.

1st Global Conference: Virtualosity: Gaming, Interfaces and Digital Arts (February 2013, Sydney, Australia)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
di1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Virtualosity: Gaming, Interfaces and Digital Arts

Monday 4th February – Wednesday 6th February 2013
Sydney, Australia

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Edited Collection on Wes Anderson (10/1/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze (Louisiana State University)
contact email: 
wesandersonbook@gmail.com

I seek proposals for original critical essays on the films of Wes Anderson to be included in a possible edited collection.

Fat Representations: A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities/Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
lewestman@utep.edu

The peer-reviewed journal Interdisciplinary Humanities invites submissions of scholarly articles, nonfiction essays, and book and film reviews that explore representations and theories of fat, gender

[UPDATE] Pedagogies and the Profession

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
kudepner@nmsu.edu

February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.swtxpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: November 16, 2012

Pride and Humility: A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities/Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
pridehumilityih@gmail.com

From the rage of Achilles to Priam's subservient pleadings for Hector's body, from the conceit of King Lear to the meekness of Cordelia, from the terribilità of Michelangelo's Moses to the earthy nob

“Heroes & Villains” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Conference
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“Show me a hero and I’ll write you a tragedy.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

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