category: graduate conferences

Craft Critique Culture: (Mis)Leading (April 4-5, 2014: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Annmarie Steffes/Miriam Janechek (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

14th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Student Conferen

Thinking Cruelty Otherwise (Seminar at ACLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Ashley Hope Pérez / Indiana University
contact email: 
ashperez -at- indiana -dot- edu

While critics often discuss cruelty as something portrayed or represented, recent considerations of cruelty (e.g., Maggie Nelson’s The Art of Cruelty, José Ovejero’s La ética de la crueldad, and

Building Connections: The Changing Face of Romance Studies, April 3-5, 2014, 20th Carolina Conference on Romance Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Romance Languages, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
ccrlregistrations@unc.edu

Building Connections: The Changing Face of Romance Studies

Hospitality & Society Vol 3 issue 2

full name / name of organization: 
Journal Hospitality & Society, published by Intellect
contact email: 
P.lynch@napier.ac.uk

Hospitality & Society is an international multidisciplinary social sciences journal focusing on academic perspectives on hospitality and addresses all aspects of hospitality's connections with wider s

ACLA/ New York, March 20-23, 2014/Deadline Nov 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
opopescusa@usi.edu

Eastern Europeans and the West: At Home, En Route, In Flux

http://acla.org/acla2014/eastern-europeans-and-the-west-at-home-en-route...

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)
contact email: 
http://conference2014.southwestpca.org

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2013

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
35th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
February 19-22, 2014

(Abstract by Oct. 14) Calvino’s Contexts: The Influences On and The Influences Of Italo Calvino (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

In the years since his death, the stature of Italo Calvino has only continued to grow. While his status as an Italian writer was never in doubt, the global range of his work is still being explored.

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

This special topics panel seeks papers that explore the relationship between the human and the hand-drawn image in all of its contemporary forms in media from comics and illustrations in children's li

In the Interstices: Liminal Spaces, Liminal Selves

full name / name of organization: 
Coastal Plains Graduate Liberal Arts Conference
contact email: 
houstonlit@gmail.com

University of Houston, TX

Friday, Feb 28th and Saturday, Mar 1st, 2014
Website: http://www.coastalplainsconference.org

Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries” (21-22 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group (ECSG) & Nineteenth-Century Forum (NCF), University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
contact email: 
atsay@umich.edu

Call for Papers
Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries”
“The Economy of Scales” Graduate Conference

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: 
Contact Helen Snaith and Heidi Yeandle at swanseagenderconf@gmail.com

2014 marks the 200th anniversary of the Marquis de Sade’s death, but Sadeian influences remain prominent in contemporary literature, criticism, and culture.

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Committee, Graduate Department of English, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“It’s the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen...” – R. Kelly, “Ignition”

Post-Sexuality/Post-Queer

full name / name of organization: 
Maia Gil'Adi, The George Washington University
contact email: 
mgiladi@email.gwu.edu

Panel Organizer: Maia Gil'Adi

What Comes After the Conference Paper: A Series of Ignite Talks on “Post-ing”

full name / name of organization: 
Leigha McReynolds, The George Washington University
contact email: 
lhm@gwmail.gwu.edu

Panel Organizer: Leigha McReynolds

"This Time is Out of Joint": Post-Temporal

full name / name of organization: 
Patrick Thomas Henry and Shyama Rajendran, The George Washington University
contact email: 
patrickhenry@gwu.edu, sraj2404@gwu.edu

Panel Organizers: Patrick Thomas Henry and Shyama Rajendran

Post-ing: A Symposium on What Comes After - February 7, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The George Washington University
contact email: 
mgiladi@email.gwu.edu

Keynote speaker: Roderick A.

Harrowing Transformations

full name / name of organization: 
Haylie Swenson and Alan Montroso, The George Washington University
contact email: 
hayliebrook@hotmail.com, amontroso@gwmail.gwu.edu

In Planet Earth’s harrowing video of the Cordyceps fungi colonizing the body of an insect host, an ant, already parasited by the fungus, dies, while its corpse erupts into the fruiting body of the C

Post-ing: A Symposium on What Comes After - February 7, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The George Washington University
contact email: 
mgiladi@email.gwu.edu

Keynote speaker: Roderick A.

CFP BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
academic@bsecs.org.uk

***registration is now open***
***abstracts due by 20 October***

www.bsecs.org.uk

Call for Papers
BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

8th – 10th January 2014
St Hugh's College, Oxford, U.K.

REMINDER: CFP Suffragette Legacy

full name / name of organization: 
University of Manchester and People's History Museum
contact email: 
suffragetteevent@gmail.com

Suffragette Legacy
How does the History of Feminism Inspire Current Thinking in Manchester?
Saturday 8 March 2014

Call for Papers

Women and Performance, Special issue, “The Haptic: Thinking Through Texture.”

full name / name of organization: 
Women and Performance
contact email: 
hapticissue@gmail.com, managingeditor@womenandperformance.org

Special Issue: Call for Submissions

Issue Guest Editor: Rizvana Bradley (Assistant Professor, WGSS, Emory University)

Submission Deadline: December 1, 2013

CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (May 23-24. 2014): Proposals Due January 5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oceanic Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
cedelson@chaminade.edu

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-24, 2014
Chaminade University of Honolulu
http://oceanicpopularcultureassociation.blogspot.com/

EXTENDED DEADLINE (November 1, 2013) The Economy of Scales

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

The Economy of Scales

NeMLA: Reconfiguring Linguistic Hierarchies in Early Modern Lit., April 3-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Maren Daniel, Rutgers University
contact email: 
marenda@eden.rutgers.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Isms: An Exploration of the Invisible Barriers of Classification

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

Isms: An Exploration into the Invisible Barriers of Classification
Saturday, March 22th, 2014
California State University, Northridge

Ism: A distinctive doctrine, system, or theory.

American Literature in the World Graduate Conference, Yale University, April 11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Yale University
contact email: 
anusha.alles@yale.edu

The conference hopes to broaden the scope of American literature, opening it to more complex geographies, and to a variety of genres and media.

“Economies” – April 4-5, 2014 University of South Carolina, Columbia

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English - American Literature Colloquium
contact email: 
alcatusc@gmail.com

“Economies” – April 4-5, 2014 University of South Carolina, Columbia

The Inaugural American Literature Graduate Conference at
The University of South Carolina

2014 First Ever International Women’s Issues Conference (IWIC): Women at Crossroads: Literacy, Leadership, Power and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
University Central Florida, Women's Studies Program and the College of Education in partnership with International Policy Analysis Center (IPAC)
contact email: 
santana@ucf.edu

Call for Abstracts
Deadline: November 11, 2013.

Business Money & Office Cultures Area,16-19 April 2014, National Conference of the Popular Culture/American Culture Associations

full name / name of organization: 
Business, Money & Office Cultures Area of the Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
contact email: 
dosborne@scc.spokane.edu

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
2014 National Conference
Business, Money & Office Cultures Area
April 16-19, 2014
Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Oceans and Deserts Charting Transdisciplinary Currents in Environment and Culture within the Arts and Sciences (2/28/14-3/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
James F. Howell / University of Arizona
contact email: 
jfhowell@email.arizona.edu

Oceans and Deserts
Charting Transdisciplinary Currents in Environment and Culture within the Arts and Sciences

A Symposium Hosted by the Transcultural German Studies Ph.D. Program

Transgression and Subversive Performativity (April 11, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
transgression.performativity@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPER

Graduate Conference organized by the French Department of the Graduate Center, CUNY.
Title: Transgression and Subversive Performativity.

[UPDATE] 2014 International Virginia Woolf Conference (June 5-8, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
International Virginia Woolf Conference
contact email: 
Woolf2014@niu.edu

Call For Papers

UPDATE: Medievalism in Popular Culture - PCA - Chicago - April 16-19, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Francis / Medievalism in Popular Culture Area Chair / PCA
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture

PCA/ACA 2014 National Conference
April 16 - 19, 2014 – Chicago, Illinois
Marriott Chicago, Downtown Magnificent Mile

W(h)ither Identity - Positioning the Self and Transforming the Social, January 23-24, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
conference.whitheridentity@gcsc.uni-giessen.de

Identity, both as a whole and in relation to categories of social difference including, but not limited to, race, class, ability, sex/gender, sexuality, indigeneity, citizenship, etc., has been an inc

CFP ACLL

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
mchoi@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners is proud to announce the Fourth Annual Asian Conference on Language Learning, to be held from Apr

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