category: general announcements

THATCamp Southern California: apply now, attend 1/11/11-1/12/11 (after MLA)

full name / name of organization: 
The Humanities and Technology Camp (THATCamp) Southern California
contact email: 
thatcampsocal@gmail.com

THATCamp, the Humanities and Technology Camp, is a free, open, interdisciplinary unconference where humanists and technologists meet to work together for the common good.

THATCamp Southern California: apply now, attend 1/11/11-1/12/11 (after MLA)

full name / name of organization: 
The Humanities and Technology Camp (THATCamp) Southern California
contact email: 
thatcampsocal@gmail.com

THATCamp, the Humanities and Technology Camp, is a free, open, interdisciplinary unconference where humanists and technologists meet to work together for the common good.

The Humanities And Technology Camp (THATCamp): $500 fellowships available (ongoing)

full name / name of organization: 
The Humanities and Technology Camp (THATCamp)
contact email: 
info@thatcamp.org

THATCamp is a free, open, interdisciplinary "unconference" where humanists and technologists meet to work together for the common good.

Re-Considering John Dos Passos - ALA 2011 (May 26-29, Boston, MA)

full name / name of organization: 
Victoria M. Bryan
contact email: 
VMBryan@olemiss.edu

In recent years, John Dos Passos has fallen to somewhat low priority in critical study, but the few publications that do exist since the 1970s are engaging and compelling and stand as proof that this

[UPDATE] PROTEUS: JOURNAL OF IDEAS (11/30)

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

Call for Papers on Social Networks, Communities, and/or Public Service

CFP: Tamkang Review Special Issue "Cetacean Nations" (abstract due on Jan 15, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Tamkang Review (http://aspers.airiti.com/TKR/)
contact email: 
tfwx@www2.tku.edu.tw

CFP: “Cetacean Nations.” Special issue of Tamkang Review.

ISEA2011 ISTANBUL Call for Papers, Panels, Workshops and Artworks

full name / name of organization: 
ISEA2011 Istanbul
contact email: 
ISEA2011@sabanciuniv.edu

ISEA2011 Istanbul Call for Papers, Panels, Workshops and Artworks

Dear Colleagues,

The Call for Papers, Artworks, Panels and Workshops for ISEA2011

Mobility and Migration in Canadian and Quebec Literatures ACQL/ALCQ Annual Conference, May 28-30

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures/Association des littératures canadiennes et québecoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca, lhotte@uottawa.ca

Mobility and Migration in Canadian and Quebec Writing

[Update] Compromising Positions: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Missouri and the Midwest

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Studies Program, University of Missouri - St. Louis
contact email: 
compromising@umsl.edu

Compromising Positions:

Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Missouri and the Midwest

April 7 & 8, 2011

A conference sponsored by the Women’s and Gender Studies Program

[UPDATE] American Literature as World Literature, ACLA 2010 (Vancouver) DUE NOV 12, Conference: 3/31/11-4/3/11

full name / name of organization: 
Lindsey Andrews, Duke University; Michelle Koerner, Duke University
contact email: 
lindsey.andrews@duke.edu

Proposals due NOVEMBER 12, 2010, by 5:00 PM CST

Protest Issues and Actions

full name / name of organization: 
Protest Issues and Actions, section of Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
larsenl@wou.edu

The protest Issues and Actions section of the Popular Culture Association (PCA) seeks proposals for its annual paper sessions at the 2011 PCA Conference to be held in San Antonio, Texas April 20-23, 2

[UPDATE] CFP reminder (13/11/10) and Postcards Competition (21/01/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Picture this: postcards and letters beyond text
contact email: 
enquiries@postcards-letters.org.uk

Picture this: postcards and letters beyond text
University of Sussex, UK. 24-26 March, 2011.
Submission deadlines:

LitPop: Writing and Popular Music (Friday 24th June 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Northumbria University
contact email: 
az.litpop2011@northumbria.ac.uk

LitPop: Writing and Popular Music

Friday 24th June 2011, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne

LUIGI BOCCHERINI (1743-1805)

full name / name of organization: 
CENTRO STUDI OPERA OMNIA LUIGI BOCCHERINI
contact email: 
OPERAOMNIA@LUIGIBOCCHERINI.ORG

First International Conference
LUIGI BOCCHERINI (1743-1805)

ORGANISED BY: Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca

Prosopopoeia, Petrification, and the Political (ACLA 2011 - Vancouver)

full name / name of organization: 
David Kelman
contact email: 
dkelman@fullerton.edu

This seminar proposes to examine the conjunction of the political and the inorganic, via the function of “putting a face on” the force of the political.

1st global Conference: Queer Sexualities 13-15 May 2011 Warsaw, Poland

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
mdegorska@gmail.com

20 years since the reclamation of the word ‘queer’ by the LGBTQ community this conference would like to take a closer look at broad themes of queer sexualities through time and space, non-normativ

Sound at Play: Music, Humor, and Games (deadline 12/15/10; conference 3/5/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia Music Scholarship Conference
contact email: 
SoundatPlay2011@gmail.com

Call for Abstracts:
SOUND AT PLAY: MUSIC, HUMOR, AND GAMES

Columbia Music Scholarship Conference 2011

“Short-Lived Tactical Connections: Owning Our Best, Failed Efforts at Community Outreach "; 250-350 word abstracts due Jan. 6

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Laurie Cella (Shippensburg University); Dr. Jessica Restaino (Montclair University)
contact email: 
Dr. Laurie Cella - ljcella@ship.edu; Dr. Jessica Restaino - restainoj@mail.montclair.edu

One of the most salient themes within current service-learning scholarship is the importance of sustainability; Ellen Cushman puts it best when she argues that thoughtless practitioners have a "hit it

Update: 2011 Conference on Modernity, Critique, and Humanism

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Los Angeles
contact email: 
broy@calstatela.edu

FEATURED SPEAKERS:
Marshall Berman, City University of New York
Jörn Rüsen, University of Essen, Germany
Stephen Shepherd, Loyola Marymount University

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED RESEARCH i IJAAEAR

full name / name of organization: 
ISERP
contact email: 
helpdesk@iserp.org

Call for Papers - International Journal of Advanced Aeronautical Engineering and Applied Research - IJAAEAR

Website: http://www.ijaaear.iserp.org

Important Dates:

Deadline for proposals:25 February 2011

full name / name of organization: 
PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY 2nd International BAKEA
contact email: 
bakea.pau@gmail.com, macelikel@pau.edu.tr

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
Denizli, Turkey
2nd International
BAKEA
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

5-6-7 October 2011

Colloquium Series: New Research in Foucault Studies (12/1/10)

full name / name of organization: 
The Foucault Society
contact email: 
foucaultsocietyorg@gmail.com

The Foucault Society is pleased to announce a new colloquium series, which will begin in January 2011 and meet monthly in New York City.

The Power of the Humanities (MCLLM), April 1-2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

The 19th annual
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
will be held April 1-2, 2011
at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois.

UPDATE: UCA's Fifth Annual English Graduate Conference on Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Ruth Marotte, Graduate Director, University of Central Arkansas
contact email: 
mrmarotte@uca.edu

Call for Papers
UCA’s Fifth Annual
English Graduate Conference on Literature

Shakespeare:
Pedagogy, Scholarship, and Performance

April 14-15, 2011
University of Central Arkansas

Precarious Subjects: Borders, Interstices, and Instabilities in Literature and Culture, April 1-2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Eric D. Smith and Holly Flint/ Department of English Graduate Student Conference, University of Alabama in Huntsville
contact email: 
eric.smith@uah.edu

Keynote speakers: José E. Muñoz and Ernesto Quiñonez

Shakespeare and Derrida

full name / name of organization: 
Oxford Literary Review
contact email: 
n.w.o.royle@sussex.ac.uk

Shakespeare and Derrida (OLR vol.34, no. 1)

Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary Relationships between Science and Art

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
ISSN 0975-2935 ● www.rupkatha.com
Call for Papers (Vol 3, No 1, January 2011)

THE THEME

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton, 2011 Graduate Conference, Retaliati

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group
contact email: 
acaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2011 Graduate Conference, Retaliation.

Paper proposals on TELEVISION due Dec 15, 2010 for conference meeting April 20-23, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture
contact email: 
mganas@apu.edu

Call for Papers: Television
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX
http://www.swtxpca.org

[UPDATE] Jesters and Gestures: Irony at a Crossroads

full name / name of organization: 
The City University of New York Graduate Center Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
ironyconference2011@gmail.com

Jesters and Gestures: Irony at a Crossroads
February 24-25, 2011
Abstract Deadline: December 1st, 2010

Keynote Speaker: Claire Colebrook, Penn State

Second Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference on Literature, Composition, and Rhetoric April 1st-2nd

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta - Xi Alpha chapter
contact email: 
Xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com

We are welcoming graduate and undergraduate student papers or full panel proposals that address any area of literature (British, American, world, colonial and post-colonial, medieval, modern, contempo

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association - Joint Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
San Antonio, Texas
April 20-23, 2011
Marriott Rivercenter
101 Bowie Street

[UPDATE] CEA 2011 Conference (Nov. 8; March 31-April 2)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

In response to requests for an extended deadline, the CEA will now accept proposals through Monday, November 8 for our 2011 Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida. Please see the CFP below.

Transnational Star Reader

full name / name of organization: 
Professors Russell Meeuf and Raphael Raphael
contact email: 
rraphael@hawaii.edu, rmeeuf@uidaho.edu

Call for Papers:
The Transnational Star Reader

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices

full name / name of organization: 
The Atrium/Ivy Tech Community College
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices is a peer-reviewed cross-disciplinary journal that invites and encourages innovative, creative and critical articles that spur academic discourse across the di

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