category: graduate conferences

[UPDATE] Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

Disability Studies Area, Southwest PCA, February 19-22, 2014 (Abstracts due November 1)

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

Submission Deadline: 1 November 2013
Submission Address: http://conference2014.southwestpca.org/

Disability Studies Area, 35th Annual Conference of the Southwest PCA, February 19-22, 2014

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

There is no doubt that cultural beliefs and attitudes toward disability and representations of disability have changed significantly over time, and we live in a particularly interesting moment, with p

Religion and the Image (abstracts due: November 15)

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

Religion and the Image is a special-topics panel to be held at the 2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, February 28 – March 2, 2014

Resisting Vulnerable Times

full name / name of organization: 
MLA Subconference
contact email: 
papers@MLAsubconference.org

(Please note that the subconference is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by the Modern Language Association.)

http://mlasubconference.org/

[UPDATE] Crime and Detection in the Age of Electronic Reproduction: Tradition, Expectations, Genres and Codes

full name / name of organization: 
Zeno Vernyik / English Department, Technical University of Liberec
contact email: 
zeno.vernyik@tul.cz

The English Department, Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education, Technical University of Liberec in cooperation with the Department of Foreign Languages, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brn

Politics and the Hagiographic Image (abstracts due: Nov. 15)

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

Can there be a biographical pictorial representation of a historical figure that is NOT hagiographic?

Religion and Theatre Emerging Scholars Panel (ATHE)

full name / name of organization: 
Roy Brooks / ATHE Religion and Theatre
contact email: 
rjmbrooks@gmail.com

Call For Papers
Emerging Scholars Panel – Religion and Theatre Focus Group
The Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2014 Conference

Scottsdale, AZ July 24-27, 2014

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (April 3-6 2014); Proposals due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 45th Annual Convention (Harrisburg PA, April 3-6))
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers exploring how disability challenges normative constructions of the body-environment dyad.

Can Comics Be Poetry? (abstracts due: November 15)

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

Comics scholars lament the problematic association of comics and fiction. Many of the most celebrated "graphic novels" are not novels at all but autobiographies.

The Page: Visual and Material Literature (March 14-16, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Students Association, Department of English, University of Ottawa
contact email: 
uottawa.conference@gmail.com

The Page: Visual and Material Literature
2014 Department of English Graduate Student Conference
University of Ottawa
14-16 March 2014

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Rim Conference on Literature and Rhetoric
contact email: 
pacrim2014@gmail.com

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

Date: March 7-8, 2014
Location: Administration Building, University of Alaska Anchorage

CFP: 2014 AAR-EIR "19th Century Upstate New York Religions & Their Heirs" at Syracuse University

full name / name of organization: 
American Academy of Religion Eastern International Region
contact email: 
aar.eir2014@gmail.com.

2014 Eastern International Regional Meeting

Syracuse University

Syracuse, New York

May 2–3, 2014

[UPDATE] JOY/JOIE University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature Feb 27th - Mar 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

Le texte français suit le texte anglais:
JOY
Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

[UPDATE] XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference [Date change: April 26-28, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com; stam202@tamu.edu

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 26-28, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

VIII International Aldington Society & IV International Imagism Conference: June 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Richard Aldington Society
contact email: 
kemptond@newpaltz.edu; stonebah@newpaltz.edu

"But to affirm the gold thread in the pattern
(Torcello)"

Ezra Pound, Cantos CXVI

Call for Papers:

MadLit 2014: "Texts and Violence" with keynote speaker Hillary Chute/ Feb 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013: Texts and Violence

Keynote speaker: Hillary Chute, author of Graphic Women and Associate Editor of MetaMaus

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference, 19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

full name / name of organization: 
Maureen O'Connor, School of English, University College Cork
contact email: 
maureen.oconnor@ucc.ie

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference
19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

Call for Papers

Reci - Journal for Linguistics, Literaturology and Culturology

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade
contact email: 
reci@alfa.edu.rs

Sixth issue will be dedicated to the bicentenary of the birth of Petar Petrovic Njegos.
We accept papers from all fields of linguistics, literaturology and culturology.

Radical Historiographies -- Rutgers University Symposium -- Friday, March 28, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers University African American and African Diaspora Studies Group
contact email: 
radicalhistoriographies2014@gmail.com

The African American and African Diaspora Studies Group of the English Department at Rutgers University announces “Radical Historiographies,” an interdisciplinary graduate student symposium.

NCSU AEGS Fifth Annual Symposium: “Beneath the Boot Heel: Examinations of Oppression and Resistance”

full name / name of organization: 
The Association of English Graduate Students at North Carolina State University
contact email: 
aegs.conference@gmail.com

“Beneath the Boot Heel: Examinations of Oppression and Resistance”

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

Reminder: BRAINS, MAPS and RHYTHMS,

full name / name of organization: 
Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis International Conference
contact email: 
asca-fgw@uva.nl

Geographical, political, neurological, and ontological orders shape the distribution of power, and vice versa.

JAMES JOYCE: THE RECIRCULATION OF REALISM - February 6-7, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Italian Foundation - University of Roma Tre
contact email: 
joyceconference@gmail.com

JAMES JOYCE: THE RECIRCULATION OF REALISM

The VII James Joyce Italian Foundation Graduate Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 6-7, 2014
DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: November 25, 2013

Call for Papers [October-December, 2013 Issue]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of English Language and Translation Studies
contact email: 
editor@eltsjournal.org

Call for Papers
IJ-ELTS [October-December, 2013 Issue]

XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference: April 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 19-21, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

Update: Digital Humanities at Southwest Popular/American Culture Association

full name / name of organization: 
David Oberhelman / Digital Humanities Area, Southwest Poupular/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.

23rd Annual English Language and Literature Conference for Undergraduates

full name / name of organization: 
University of St. Francis
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

Attention: All undergraduate writers and English majors!

The Country House in Britain, 1914-2014

full name / name of organization: 
Newcastle University, UK
contact email: 
countryhouseconf@ncl.ac.uk

The Country House in Britain, 1914-2014

Newcastle University, Friday 6th - Sunday 8th June 2014
Conference Organisers: Faye Keegan and Barbara Williams
www.countryhouseconference.wordpress.com

CFP: "ANIMACY" featuring keynote Mel Y. Chen / February 20-22 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC) / University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

MIGC 2014
“ANIMACY”
February 20th – 22nd, 2014
University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
CALL FOR PAPERS

Keynote Speaker: Mel Y Chen, UC Berkeley, author of Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial

ASE 2014 Conference Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Esotericism
contact email: 
ASE2014Conference@gmail.com

Association for the Study of Esotericism
Fifth International Conference

Call for Papers: Esoteric Practices: Theories, Representations, and Methods
June 19-22, 2014

Vice and Assimilation in American Literature - NeMLA - Harrisburg, PA (April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Francisco.Delgado@stonybrook.edu

This panel seeks papers that explore narratives wherein the process of assimilation is completed through vice rather than through the virtues of hard-work and persistence.

Currents of the Black Atlantic, ESA 2014 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center English Student Association
contact email: 
BlackAtlanticCurrents@gmail.com

Two decades since its publication, Paul Gilroy’s _The Black Atlantic_ (1993) united conversations about race, diaspora, modernity, and slavery within the Atlantic world.

Transatlantic Connections Conference, Ireland, Jan 15-18 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Drew University & Institute of Study Abroad Ireland
contact email: 
nhamill@drew.edu

Call for Papers
Conference in Ireland Jan 15-18
Drew University & Institute of Study Abroad Ireland present
“Transatlantic Connections”
Location: Donegal, Ireland
January 15-18 2014.

College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group 2014 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
ceamagconference@gmail.com

College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2014
Call for Papers
“Beginnings and Endings”
8 March 2014

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