category: graduate conferences

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Environments

full name / name of organization: 
University of Manchester
contact email: 
Postcolonialenvironments@manchester.ac.uk

Postcolonial Environments
A Symposium, University of Manchester

Call for Papers

Frank Speech in Tudor Literature SCRC 2014 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Renaissance Conference
contact email: 
kranzman@msu.edu

South Central Renaissance Conference
April 3-5 2014, Tucson, Arizona

[UPDATE] February 27-28th, 2014 Mardi Gras Conference- Masking the Self: Secrets, Disguise, and Mysteries

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardigrasconference2014@gmail.com

The 24th annual Mardi Gras Conference invites scholars to investigate discourses on secrecy, anonymity, rumor, masking/masquerading, and mysterious places in literature and writing--along with discove

[UPDATe] CFP SWPACA Conference, Feb. 19-22, 2014 AREA: Motor Culture & the Road, Deadline Nov. 15, 20123

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
srusnak@ggc.edu

Motor Culture and the Road spans across a variety of different disciplines.

{UPDATE] The Human and the Hand-Drawn Image in Comics, Animation, and Book Illustration

full name / name of organization: 
2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

[UPDATE] Illustrating the Child and the Adolescence of Illustration (abstracts due: November 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

Illustrating the Child and the Adolescence of Illustration is a special-topics panel to be held at the 2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, February 28 – M

[UPDATE] 2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

*What is the future of illustration studies?

*What can comics scholars learn from animation studies and vice versa?

[UPDATE] New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - 01/30/14 - 02/01/14 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com


New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

Interrogating Colonization and New Politics, April 4th and 5th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Bowling Green State University, Literary and Textual Studies Program
contact email: 
atlasbgsu@gmail.com

"It is generally recognized that the current era of globalization is one in which economics has triumphed over politics." - Brett Neilson, "Cultural Studies and Giorgio Agamben," New Cultural Studies:

GENDER AND TRANSGRESSION IN 20th CENTURY BRITAIN

full name / name of organization: 
Newcastle University
contact email: 
antony.mullen@ncl.ac.uk

DEADLINE: 1st DECEMBER 2013
Gender and Transgression in 20th-Century Britain
Newcastle University, 7th March 2014

Short and interesting articles required for online literary magazine.

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

The New Union (www.new-union.co.uk), an online literary magazine, requires articles for online publication.

We welcome articles on any and all subjects and genres, and from any period in history.

Eighth Annual EGSA Graduate Student Conference: The Spectacular! March 28-29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
thespectacular.conference2014@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Wendy S. Hesford, Professor of English, The Ohio State University
Faculty Speaker: Theo Davis, Professor of English, Northeastern University

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENSION - Queering the Quotidian: Differential and Contested Spaces Within Neoliberalism

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Radical Geography, Spatial Theory, and Everyday Life
contact email: 
radicalspaces@gmail.com

Queering the Quotidian: Differential and Contested Spaces Within Neoliberalism

CFP: Theater & Performance Studies NOW due 11/15/13 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA
contact email: 
lsally@mcny.edu

CFP: Theatre & Performance Studies
Abstracts Due November 15, 2013

35th Annual Southwest PCA/ACA Conference
February 19-21, 2014, Albuquerque, NM
http://www.southwestpca.or

“The Spaces and Places that Mattered: Our Literacy Narratives” Panel for 3/14-15, 2014 CSUF Acacia Group Conference (12/4/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Martha A. Webber
contact email: 
mwebber@fullerton.edu

The literacy narrative is a significant genre in the field of rhetoric and composition: Linda Brodkey’s “Writing on the Bias,” Richard Rodriguez’s Hunger of Memory, and Mike Rose’s Lives on

Big Data, Big Questions, proposals due 12/09/13, conference 3/27-28/14

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah, Department of Communication
contact email: 
submissions@bigdatabigquestionsconference.org

Big Data, Big Questions:
Partnering Methodological Approaches to Utilize Large Data Sets

Graduate Student Conference
March 27-28, 2014
With Big Data THATcamp on March 29

EXTENDED DEADLINE (December 15, 2013) The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
The Eighteenth-Century Studies Group and the Nineteenth-Century Forum
contact email: 
aranruth@umich.edu, adsneed@umich.edu

The Economy of Scales

March 21-22, 2014

Plenary lectures by Noah Heringman (English, University of Missouri) and Craig Benjamin (History, Grand Valley State University).

CFP: (Update) Pedagogy and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA
contact email: 
ErikMWalker@aol.com

Call for Papers: Pedagogy and Popular Culture
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association Conference
February 19-22, 2014
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.southwestpca.org

On the Brink: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference on the Social, Cultural, and Material Implications of Risk

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Nevada-Reno
contact email: 
tyler.a.nickl@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

5th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English: "Poison and Love"

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Alabama Department of English
contact email: 
englishgradcon@una.edu

Call for Papers:
The University of North Alabama English Department
Announces the 5th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English
February 14-15, 2014

Poison and Love

[UPDATE] Disability Studies Area, Southwest PCA (Feb. 2014)--Deadline Extended to Nov. 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
labartlett@fhsu.edu

Call for Papers: Disability Studies Area
35th Annual Conference, Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
“Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow”

CFP: Children in Film Area SWPACA 2014 conference

full name / name of organization: 
SWPACA
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Children in Film, SWPACA, Albuquerque, NM, Feb 19-22, 2014

Deadline Extended: November 15, 2013.

CFP: Merging Media: An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Study of Hybrid Arts, 1st February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
mergingmedia2014@gmail.com

Merging Media: An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Study of Hybrid Arts

Call for Papers

Saturday 1st February 2014

University of Kent, Canterbury

[UPDATE] CFP: Rhetoric & Technical Communication, Southwest PCA/ACA (DEADLINE EXTENDED-11\15\13; 2/19-22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
mrodgers@usao.edu

The theme for the 35th annual SWPACA conference is “Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.” We invite proposals for individual or panel presentations that consider t

UPDATE -

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014
contact email: 
crh2751@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014

Monstrous Media: Hybrids, Aberrations, and Other Unclassifiables Feb. 14-15, Submissions by Dec. 2nd

full name / name of organization: 
New York University Tisch Cinema Studies Graduate Program
contact email: 
cinecon2014@gmail.com

Monstrous Media: Hybrids, Aberrations, and Other Unclassifiables
The NYU Cinema Studies 2014 Graduate Student Conference

UPDATE - REVISITING THE SADEIAN WOMAN, postgraduate conference April 11 2014, Swansea University. CFP DEADLINE 14 DECEMBER 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
Helen Snaith and Heidi Yeandle at swanseagenderconf@gmail

Update CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace,

27th GAFIS Symposium - Negotiating Aesthetic Hierarchies April 11-12 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Association of French and Italian Students
contact email: 
gafis2014@gmail.com

Negotiating Aesthetic Hierarchies: the Creative Tension between High and Popular Culture

April 11th-12th 2014

[UPDATE] CFP, Digital Humanities Area, SW Popular/American Culture Assocation Conf. -- Due Nov. 15

full name / name of organization: 
Digital Humanities Areas, Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
d.oberhelman@okstate.edu

Please join us for the 35th annual conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association, February 19-22, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

[UPDATE] "Material Middle Ages," UC Berkeley (2/28-3/1/14): deadline Nov 15

full name / name of organization: 
UC Berkeley Program in Medieval Studies
contact email: 
materialmiddleages@gmail.com

**Abstracts due November 15**

The UC Berkeley Program in Medieval Studies invites submissions for an interdisciplinary graduate student conference:

"Life, in Theory"

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of Literature, Science, and the Arts
contact email: 
info[at]litsciarts.eu; cristina.iuli@lett.unipmn.it

“Life, in Theory” refers to the ways in which the principle of life is assumed and articulated by highly specialized disciplinary knowledge, is entangled with media technologies, and is constantly

Espionage and Popular Culture: James Bond, Espionage and Eurospy

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
spyfi.superspies@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
Espionage and Popular Culture: James Bond, Espionage and Eurospy
EXTENDED! Title and Abstract Submission Deadline Now Due: November 15, 2013

ACLA 2014-- Approaches to Comparative Media & Digital Culture (New York City)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA -- American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
lychee@yorku.ca, ndicecco@sfu.ca

ACLA 2014 -- New York University
March 20-23, 2014

Approaches to Comparative Media and Digital Culture

Seminar Organizers:

Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
sbuenglishgradcon@gmail.com

Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

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