category: general announcements

Twentieth Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture

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

April 3, 2015
On the campus of Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Keynote speaker: New York baseball maven Sarah Bunting

Luncheon Speaker: Ken Griffey Sr.

Andrew Marvell Society Calls for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Marvell Society
contact email: 
mca3@st-andrews.ac.uk

We are actively seeking contributions of various kinds to the conference and journal of the Andrew Marvell Society.

Organic Food & Agriculture - all aspects - Call for papers

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Organics <www.jorganics.org>
contact email: 
editor@jorganics.org

The Journal of Organics is an international peer reviewed open access free journal.

Age, Culture, Humanities: Deadine for Issue #3 - 15 February 2015

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

Call for Submissions

Deadline to ensure consideration for Issue #3: 15 February 2015

For Issue #3, general submissions are welcome as well as work on the following topics:

Call for Papers: The European Conference on Politics, Economics and Law 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
ecpel@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global university partners, is proud to announce the European Conference on Politics, Economics and Law (ECPEL2015), to be held from July 9 to

[UPDATE] Anthology on The Book of Mormon Musical, abstracts ONGOING

full name / name of organization: 
Marc Edward Shaw / Hartwick College; Holly Welker / Writer & editor
contact email: 
BOM.musical.interp@gmail.com

The official reaction of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to The Book of Mormon, the musical from Matt Stone and Trey Parker of South Park and Robert Lopez of Avenue Q, consists of a si

[UPDATE] Romantic Sustainability--Call for Chapter Proposals (due 1 Nov. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson
contact email: 
bprobertson@troy.edu

Just a reminder that the deadline is fast approaching for submissions to the Romantic sustainability project:

Call for Chapter Proposals

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices

full name / name of organization: 
English Department of Ivy Tech Community College Northwest
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

The Atrium, a Journal of Academic Voices, is now in its sixth year of consistent publication.

[UPDATE] NEW DEADLINE 17 December: "Entangled Histories and Cultures" 5th SILAS Conference, Cork, Ireland, 25-27 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Irish Latin American Studies
contact email: 
silasucc2015@gmail.com

200 word abstracts/poster proposals due 17 December 2014

5th SILAS conference, University College Cork, Ireland, 25-27 June 2015.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Disabilities Conference - April 10-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Vanderbilt University - Vanderbilt Advocates for Disabilities Education and Research
contact email: 
lucas.f.wilson@vanderbilt.edu; topher.endress@gmail.com

We invite graduate and professional students, academics, professionals, and qualified undergraduate students to participate in Vanderbilt Advocates for Disabilities Education and Research's first Inte

[UPDATE] JOYCE, YEATS AND THE REVIVAL

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

JOYCE, YEATS AND THE REVIVAL

The VIII James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 2-3, 2015
DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: November 15, 2014

UPDATE: INCS 2015 CONFERENCE: Mobilities, Atlanta, 4/16-19, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies (INCS)
contact email: 
narin.hassan@lmc.gatech.edu

INCS Interdisciplinary Nineteenth Century Studies 2015: MOBILITIES
Loews Hotel, Atlanta, GA
April 16-19, 2015

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Philippa Levine (UT-Austin) and Priscilla Wald (Duke)

18th Annual CSLIS Conference (March 26-28, 2015), "The Fellowship of the Book: The Inklings in Community"

full name / name of organization: 
C. S. Lewis & Inklings Society
contact email: 
jbbrown@gcc.edu

At Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania.

Papers related to the works of C.S. Lewis, the Inklings, George MacDonald, and Dorothy L. Sayers are invited.

PUBLICATION NOTICE: Kaleidoscope Journal, Issue 6.1

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
laura.mckenzie@durham.ac.uk

Dear All,

Call for Papers - The Journal of Creativity and Business Innovation. Submission till November 4th, 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Creativity and Business Innovation (abbr. Journal CBI, ISSN 2351 - 6186). Website: www.journalcbi.com Published by Vilniaus Kolegija / University of Applied Sciences in Lithuania.
contact email: 
journalcbi@viko.lt

The Journal of Creativity and Business Innovation (abbr.

Libraries, Archives, Museums, & Popular Culture Area, SWACPA. Deadline 11/1/14, conference 2/11-14/15

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
janet.b.croft@rutgers.edu

CFP: Libraries, Archives, Museums, & Popular Culture Area, Southwest Popular/American Culture Association

DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS: November 1, 2014

Fictions of Corporeal Diversity: A Symposium on Literary Disability Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Gregory, Lancaster University
contact email: 
a.gregory5@lancaster.ac.uk

Charles Carter Building, Lancaster University
Thursday 4th June 2015
Keynote Speaker: David Bolt (Liverpool Hope University)

International Conference on the History of Hong Kong (10-11 April 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Hong Kong Institute of Education & Hong Kong Shue Yan University
contact email: 
djhkang@ied.edu.hk

Call for Papers:

International Conference on the History of Hong Kong
Interpreting History through Culture and Literature
10-11 April 2015
Hong Kong

Organizers:

"Transgressions," Illinois State University, April 17th [Proposals due Jan 1st]

full name / name of organization: 
Word's Worth English Studies Graduate Committee
contact email: 
krober2@ilstu.edu

Word’s Worth Call for Proposals

Memory in Action: Remembering the Past, Negotiating the Present & Imagining the Future (3/28/2015). Abstracts: 12/1/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Lincoln University in Pennsylvania
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (Lincoln University, Pennsylvania) is requesting proposals/abstracts for its third international conference, to be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

Update-CFP—The Sixties—November 1 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Carmichael, National Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP—The Sixties—November 1 Deadline

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual National Conference
Wednesday, April 1 through Saturday, April 4, 2015

"Intellectual Freedom:" Graduate Conference - University of South Carolina - Deadline Nov. 27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Carolina Department of English
contact email: 
alcatusc@gmail.com

The ALC is pleased to announce The Second Annual Graduate English Conference at the University of South Carolina:

"Intellectual Freedom"

February 27-28, 2015

Time to Translate ⇔Translation in Time, Harvard University, 24-25 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Chiasmi: Harvard-Brown Graduate Student Conference in Italian Studies
contact email: 
chiasmi@fas.harvard.edu

CHIASMI
Harvard-Brown Graduate Student Conference in Italian Studies
Harvard University, 24-25 April 2015

Call for Papers

Time to Translate ⇔Translation in Time

Landscape, Space, and Place conference

full name / name of organization: 
Landscape Studies and Geography Department at Indiana University
contact email: 
IUlandscapeconference@gmail.com

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9th Annual Landscape, Space, and Place Conference
Indiana University – Indiana Memorial Union in Bloomington, Indiana
February 26-28th 2015

Faculty Presentations will be February 26th in the Georgian Room (IMU)
Graduate Presentations will be February 27-28th in State Room East (IMU)

Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult Dystopian and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Miranda Green-Barteet and Meghan Gilbert-Hickey
contact email: 
raceinyalit@gmail.com

Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult
Dystopian and Science Fiction

UPDATE- UGC Sponsored National Conference on Film, Film Studies & Ideology, 12-14 November 2014: Deadline for Abstracts 25.10.14

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Sree Kerala Varma College in collaboration with Centre for Media Studies, Thrissur, Kerala, India
contact email: 
filmideology.conference@yahoo.com

Papers are invited for a national conference on film and film studies, focusing on the cinemas of the world, and the manifest and not-so-manifest mythos that go into their making.

[UPDATE] University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
justin.grant@warrington.ufl.edu

University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

Conference Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015

[UPDATE] African American Literature and Culture Society American Literature Association 26th Annual Conference May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
African American Literature and Culture Society
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
African American Literature and Culture Society
American Literature Association
26th Annual Conference
May 21-24, 2015
The Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Avenue

Call for Papers: Junior Scholars Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
Junior Scholars Workshop
contact email: 
culture@law.columbia.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS - Law & Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop
Columbia Law School, the University of Southern California Center for Law,

African American Literature and Culture Society American Literature Association 26th Annual Conference May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
African American Literature and Culture Society
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
African American Literature and Culture Society
American Literature Association
26th Annual Conference
May 21-24, 2015
The Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Avenue

Court and Spark: An international conference on the work of Joni Mitchell.

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Journalism, University of Lincoln.
contact email: 
rcharnock@lincoln.ac.uk

Court and Spark: An international symposium on the work of Joni Mitchell.

School of English and Journalism,
University of Lincoln, U.K.
July 3rd, 2015.

*Call for papers*

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (19 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism/ Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism
Call for Papers: 2015 Issue
Submission Deadline: 19 January 2015

Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB's English Department
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

University of California, Santa Barbara

Conference Date: February 27-28, 2015
Abstracts Due: December 5, 2014

Craft Critique Culture: Changes & Exchanges (April 10-11, 2015: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Toscano/Annemarie Pearson (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

“My soul would sing of metamorphoses./ But since, o gods, you were the source of these/ bodies becoming other bodies, breathe/ your breath into my book of changes”
—Ovid, The Metamorphoses (trans. Allen Mandelbaum)

As an interdisciplinary conference, Craft Critique Culture encompasses the intersection of critical and creative approaches. In light of this objective, this year’s conference renews this focus through the examination of changes and exchanges. We invite the submission of critical, theoretical, and original creative work from across the humanities, sciences, and legal disciplines that speak to this topic. We are seeking submissions that cover a gamut of methods and forms, from traditional scholarly papers to non-traditional formats and presentations, including film, video, music, fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, visual art and artists’ books, as well as theater and performance.

Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB's English Department
contact email: 
EMCconference@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our fourteenth annual conference, “Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800,” to

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