category: general announcements

{UPDATE} Literature, Politics and Aesthetics: A-disciplinarity

full name / name of organization: 
SUNY Binghamton Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
adisciplinarity@gmail.com

Literature, Politics and Aesthetics: A-disciplinarity
March 28-29, 2014

Keynote: Dr. Gabriel Rockhill (Villanova University, Philosophy)

The First Biennial John Dos Passos Conference (10-11 October. Chattanooga, TN)

full name / name of organization: 
The John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
jdpsociety@gmail.com

The John Dos Passos Society invites papers for its first biennial conference.

Philamet Issue 20 - Humour CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Philament, Thue University of Sydney Journal of the Arts
contact email: 
philament.usyd@gmail.com

Philament, the peer-reviewed online journal of the arts and culture that is affiliated with the University of Sydney, invites postgraduate students and early-career scholars to submit academic papers

Transformations - 30 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University College London
contact email: 
transformations.ucl@gmail.com

Audition seeks plays, production process pieces, theory, pedagogy, and more

full name / name of organization: 
Audition: A Journal of Drama and Interdisciplinary Performance
contact email: 
DayanaSimona12@gmail.com; rcostello@mcneese.edu; jasonknight14@gmail.com

What We Like

[UPDATE] Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium

full name / name of organization: 
Gordon College
contact email: 
LLUC@gordon.edu

The submission deadline for the Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Colloquium has been extended to February 15, 2014.

[UPDATE] CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS - Women's Lives Around the World Encyclopedia

full name / name of organization: 
Nancy Barbour, Oregon State University
contact email: 
Nancy.Barbour@oregonstate.edu

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS – Edited Volume on Women’s Lives Around the World
Women's Lives Around the World: A Global Encyclopedia
Volume 4: Europe
Editor: Nancy Barbour, MAIS

Pupil Pedagogical Journal Accepting Submissions - March 1, 2014 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
pupilcfp@gmail.com

Pupil: A Sourcebook for Teachers of Composition and Rhetoric is now accepting submissions for its 2014 journal!

ROMOCOCO: June 2014, Denver, CO

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels
contact email: 
romococo@denvercomiccon.com

We are excited to announce that ROMOCOCO 2014 is now officially a part of Denver Comic Con!

Special Issue on Roger Casement [Deadline: May 15th, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Breac: A Digital Journal of Irish Studies
contact email: 
submissions@breac.org

Roger Casement (1864-1916) was, and remains, one of the most striking and cosmopolitan of Irish nationalists.

Call For Papers: MLA Convention 2015 Transnational Adoption in Film

full name / name of organization: 
ALLIANCE FOR THE STUDY OF ADOPTION AND CULTURE
contact email: 
mf107@nyu.edu

ALLIANCE FOR THE STUDY OF ADOPTION AND CULTURE

Call For Papers: MLA Convention 2015

Transnational Adoption in Film

Mediation and Conjunction: The Restless Middle [April 1, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Review-St John's University
contact email: 
phillip.grayson13@stjohns.edu

The Humanities Review seeks to analyze the ways in which disparate dialectical poles (such as Nature and Culture) are mediated, and in which disparate fields of knowledge conjoin.

Responsivity: Defining, Cultivating, Enacting. Proposal Submission Deadline: March 1, 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
The Tenth Biennial Thomas R. Watson Conference in Rhetoric and Composition, University of Louisville, October 16-18, 2014
contact email: 
watson@louisville.edu

The 2014 Watson Conference aims to foster ongoing conversations about how to be responsive to communities in and beyond the academy and how to foster the conditions that make these visions a reality.

Modernist Criticisms Saturday 7 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Modernist Studies, University of Sussex
contact email: 
modernistcriticismsconference@gmail.com

**EXTENDED DEADLINE** Revolution and Evolution, BCLA Postgraduate Conference, 10-11 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Essex, UK
contact email: 
evolution.and.revolution2014@gmail.com

The University of Essex and the British Comparative Literature Association invite postgraduates to submit abstracts for an interdisciplinary conference.

Knowledge Crossing Borders: Building Partnerships through Shared Knowledge

full name / name of organization: 
Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica and West Chester University
contact email: 
kcb@wcupa.edu

Thank you in advance for any support to promote the following among your colleagues.

Dear Colleagues,

"Archiving Activism and Activist Archiving"

full name / name of organization: 
Archival Science
contact email: 
benjamin.alexander@qc.cuny.edu and a.flinn@ucl.ac.uk

Archival Science

Call for Papers

Special Issue on ‘Archiving Activism and Activist Archiving’

Guest Editors:
Ben Alexander, Queens College, City University of New York

"Negotiating Sites of Memory in Langston Hughes’s Writings” ( MLA Convention, January 8-11, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
The Langston Hughes Society
contact email: 
sharon.jones@wright.edu

2015 MLA Convention (Vancouver, British Columbia)

"Negotiating Sites of Memory in Langston Hughes’s Writings”

World Congress on Special Needs Education (WCSNE-2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Infonomics Society, Temple University
contact email: 
info@wcsne.org

Call for Papers, Extended Abstracts, Posters, Tutorials and Workshop

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World Congress on Special Needs Education (WCSNE-2014)

Trespassing Medicine

full name / name of organization: 
Trespassing Journal
contact email: 
editor@trespassingjournal.com / hivren@hotmail.com

The belief in the necessity to integrate the study of the arts and humanities into medical education and practice has gained wide currency in the last decades, especially with the emergence and develo

CfP. The Second Euroacademia International Conference ‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities

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

Euroacademia cordially invites you to The Second Euroacademia International Conference

‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’ to be held in Pisa, Italy

Call for Book Reviews on the "Cityscape" and the Urban Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Todd Comer, Studies in the Humanities
contact email: 
tcomer@defiance.edu

Studies in the Humanities, a peer reviewed journal since 1968, is calling for book reviews of any book or books focused on the urban world (the theme for the upcoming issue is the “Cityscap

Writing By Degrees Graduate Creative Writing Conference March 14-15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University's Writing By Degrees Graduate Creative Writing Conference
contact email: 
wbdconference@gmail.com

Writing by Degrees, the nation’s oldest graduate-run creative writing conference, is now accepting paper and panel proposals for its 2014 event—a two-day celebration of writing, pedagogy, and comm

Them's Fightin' Words: Implicit and Explciit Combat Methodologies

full name / name of organization: 
Geoffrey B. Elliott / Oklahoma State U
contact email: 
geoffrey.b.elliott@gmail.com

The will to fight is embedded in human nature and so in human languages and literatures.

UPDATE Extended Deadline (MARCH 15)—Reading Matters, June 11-13, 2014, Interdisciplinary Summer Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Troy University
contact email: 
troyreadingmatters@troy.edu, pmenon@troy.edu

Reading Matters.
Call for Presentations:

CFP for edited collection on Arrested Development [EXPANDED CALL]

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kristin M. Barton
contact email: 
kmbarton@daltonstate.edu

Over the course of its original three-year run on Fox, the television series Arrested Development quickly became a cult favorite and earned twenty-two Emmy nominations and six wins, including Outstand

NeMLA 46th Annual Convention: Spring 2015, Toronto, Ontario

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
support@nemla.org

CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS deadline April 22, 2014

Minetta Review is accepting submissions!

full name / name of organization: 
Minetta Review
contact email: 
minettasubmit@gmail.com

The Minetta Review is a literary and arts publication managed by undergraduate students at New York University.

March 28, 2014 - Impression and Object: a Conference on Critical Theory - Deadline Extended to February 14 2014

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
GCCompLitConf@gmail.com

Impression and Object
A Conference on Critical Theory

Keynote Speaker:
Joshua Landy (Stanford University)

Final Deadline CFP - Warren Ellis Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
ellis.2014book@gmail.com

Bad Signals: Collected Essays on the Work of Warren Ellis

[UPDATE}

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University (SUNY) Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
adisciplinarity@gmail.com

Interdisciplinarity has become a buzzword across the humanities; the term usually implies that scholars make use of the tools of another discipline while remaining within the boundaries of their own.

Defend and promote the arts and humanities.

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editors@new-union.co.uk

A new project designed to defend and promote the value and all round general goodness of the arts and humanities is looking for passionate people to contribute articles.

Writing in Context: Content Based First Year Composition (MLA 2015 Jan 8-11, Vancouver, BC)

full name / name of organization: 
Stacey Lee Donohue/Discussion Group on the Two Year College/MLA
contact email: 
sdonohue@cocc.edu

While composition is often a standalone course, some colleges offer it as discipline-specific writing, either as a linked course or integrated into a learning community.

Samuel Beckett AND... Panel/ SAMLA Conference Nov. 7-9, 2014/ Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
The Samuel Beckett Society/ South Atlantic MLA Conference
contact email: 
graf@rmu.edu

The South Atlantic MLA Conference, November 7-9, 2014
Marriott Atlanta Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia.

Reading Matters - May 30, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA's 25th Annual Friends of English Southland Conference
contact email: 
readingmatters2014@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Professor Helen Deutsch

“I love to cope him in these sullen fits,
For then he's full of matter.”
- Duke Senior, As You Like It

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