category: graduate conferences

March 28, 2014 - Impression and Object: a Conference on Critical Theory - Deadline February 1 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)

CFP: International Conference on "The American Dream Reconsidered," Sep. 26-27, 2014. Deadline: Apr. 15

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Korea
contact email: 
asakorea2014@gmail.com

The American Studies Association of Korea (ASAK) is pleased to announce an international conference on “The American Dream Reconsidered,” to be held in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, during September 26

The European Conference on Literature and Librarianship

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum (IAFOR)
contact email: 
tpope@iafor.org

The European Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibEuro2014)

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - Sunday, July 20, 2014

Location: Thistle Hotel, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

The European Conference on Arts and Humanities 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum (IAFOR)
contact email: 
tpope@iafor.org

The European Conference on Arts and Humanities 2014 (ECAH2014)

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - Sunday, July 20, 2014

Location: Thistle Hotel, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

The European Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum (IAFOR)
contact email: 
tpope@iafor.org

The European Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2014 (EuroMedia2014)

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - Sunday, July 20, 2014

Location: Thistle Hotel, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

The European Conference on Film and Documentary 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum (IAFOR)
contact email: 
tpope@iafor.org

The European Conference on Film and Documentary 2014 (EuroFilm2014)

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - Sunday, July 20, 2014

Location: Thistle Hotel, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

CFP, MLA 2015 - Libraries, Archives and Public Memory

full name / name of organization: 
David Oberhelman / Modern Language Association, Libraries and Research in Languages and Literatures Discussion Group
contact email: 
d.oberhelman@okstate.edu

How do libraries and archives function as sites for preserving and constructing public memory?

GA SWCA Tutor Research Symposium March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Georgial Southeastern Writing Center Association and Georgia State University
contact email: 
writing@gsu.edu

The research conducted by tutors not only bridges the gap between knowledge and experience but also lays the foundation for professional growth and development.

SFRA 2014/Wiscon 38 Joint Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Research ASsociation
contact email: 
levyM@uwstout.edu

CFP for the joint SFRA 2014/Wiscon 38 Conference, May 22-25, 2014 in Madison, WI.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: Process: In Medias Res (April 10-12, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Harvard University PhD Program in Film & Visual Studies
contact email: 
fvsconference2014@gmail.com

Process: In Medias Res

Harvard Film and Visual Studies
Inaugural Graduate Conference
April 10-12, 2014

**** Note Updated Deadline of Jan 22nd for Submissions

Resources of Resistance: Production, Consumption, Transformation, PSA Postgraduate Conference, 24-25 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
worldresources2014@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Resources of Resistance:
Production, Consumption, Transformation

The Biennial Postcolonial Studies Association (PSA) Postgraduate Conference

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Issues in Critical Investigation 2015 Manuscript Competition - Deadline: February 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Issues in Critical Investigation (ICI)
contact email: 
ici@vanderbilt.edu

Announcing: Issues in Critical Investigation 2015 Manuscript Competition

[Extention] Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

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

The Seventh Annual
Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

Pop Narratology: Social, Historical and Political Perspectives on Pop Cultural Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and American Studies, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany
contact email: 
daniel.becker@uni-wuppertal.de

Call for Papers:
5. Wuppertaler Graduiertenforum Narratologie
19. - 21. June 2014, Bergische Universität Wuppertal

Pop-Narratology:

[EXTENDED DEADLINE: Jan 23rd] Representations of Race in the Early Modern Period, Feb 21-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Colloquium, University of Michigan
contact email: 
mathie@umich.edu and kcgrady@umich.edu

The Early Modern Colloquium at the University of Michigan invites abstracts for papers for their interdisciplinary graduate student conference, "Representations of Race in the Early Modern Period" at

Thinking as a Way of Life, Apr. 26-27

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural, Social and Political Thought, University of Victoria
contact email: 
thinkingwayoflife@gmail.com

Thinking as a Way of Life
Graduate Conference in Cultural, Social and Political Thought
University of Victoria (Unceded Lekwungen Territory), April 26-27th, 2014

The Tenth Annual Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium Theme: Transparency abstracts due February 3

full name / name of organization: 
Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium
contact email: 
americanist.symposium@gmail.com

The Tenth Annual Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium
Theme: Transparency

Symposium date: Saturday, May 3, 2014

SE Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Palm Beach Atlantic University/SE Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
lisa_marzano@pba.edu

Paradise is a subject that has stirred the imaginations of writers for millennia while simultaneously exceeding the scope of artistic representation itself.

[UPDATE] University at Albany 12th Annual EGSO Conference: Transaction (March 28-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University at Albany English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 12th Annual EGSO Conference: Transaction
March 28-29, 2014

Keynote Speaker: Anna McCarthy (NYU)

[REMINDER] Strangely Familiar: Reading and Recognition in English Studies (Abstracts due January 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Endnotes UBC English Graduate Conference (Department of English, University of British Columbia)
contact email: 
endnotesconference@gmail.com

ENDNOTES 2014: READING AND RECOGNITION IN ENGLISH STUDIES

Location: Green College, the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Fostering Collaboration Among Middle-School, High-School, and College Teachers

full name / name of organization: 
Kansas Association of Teachers of English
contact email: 
fjenab@jccc.edu

Although Common Core significantly alters how middle and high schools teach writing, most college-level writing teachers know little about these changes, including the restrictions and responsibilitie

Review, Reflect, Reimagine!: The 20th Annual Pedagogy & Theatre of the Oppressed Conference Call for Proposals OPEN

full name / name of organization: 
Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed
contact email: 
conference@ptoweb.org

The 20th Annual PTO Conference asks us to review, reflect and reimagine.

[UPDATE] Extended Proposal Deadline: 1/27 SAGES Interdisciplinary Conference (Monstrosity and Deviance)

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Holzworth / Society of Akron Graduate English Scholars
contact email: 
mlh144@uakron.edu

Monstrosity and Deviance
SAGES Second Annual Interdisciplinary Student Conference
The University of Akron
Student Union
March 13, 2014

SMU Graduate Student Conference, "Self(ie)-Representation," March 22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Methodist University Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
smugradconference@gmail.com

Self(ie)-Representation

David Foster Wallace Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Publications Unit, Department of English, Illinois State University
contact email: 
DFWconference@gmail.com

The First Annual David Foster Wallace Conference

Friday, May 23, 2014

The Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
201 Broadway Street, Normal, Illinois 61761

Rethinking the Early Atlantic World (April 11-12, 2014)_Deadline February 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue University's Early Atlantic Reading Group (EARG)
contact email: 
earg.purdue@gmail.com.

Rethinking the Early Atlantic World

The Poetics of Space in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Culture. Thursday 29th May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Literature, University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
cslpgconf@port.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Ben Highmore (Sussex)

Call For Book Chapters: Redesigning the Future of Internet Architectures

full name / name of organization: 
To be published by IGI Global: bit.ly/1anQ9KK
contact email: 
mohamed.boucadair@orange.com; christian.jacquenet@orange.com

CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS
Redesigning the Future of Internet Architectures
A book edited by M. Boucadair and C. Jacquenet

CFP: Textual Overtures 2014 issue, "The Body"

full name / name of organization: 
Textual Overtures
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is currently accepting submissions for its 2014 issue under the theme of “Bodies”.

(dis)junctions 2014- April 11+12 - Postcolonial Trauma

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

The field of trauma studies has recently faced criticism for privileging Eurocentric, Western ideas of trauma and recovery. This is especially true when considering historical and cultural trauma.

(dis)junctions - April 11+12 - Video Game Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

Video Game Studies

(dis)junctions - April 11+12 - The Wright Stuff

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

The Wright Stuff: Deconstructing the Blood & Ice Cream Trilogy

(dis)junctions - April 11+12 - Adventure Time!: Bakhtin’s Chronotope in Fantasy and Adventure

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

Adventure Time!: Bakhtin’s Chronotope in Fantasy and Adventure

Specters of Influence, 2nd International Seminar on Literature, Cracow, May 17, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland
contact email: 
spectersofinfluence@gmail.com

Specters of Influence
2nd International Seminar on Literature
Cracow, May 17, 2014

[UPDATE] (dis)junctions 2014 (4/11+4/12) - General CFP

full name / name of organization: 
(dis)junctions 2014
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

We are happy to begin accepting paper submissions at this year's 21st annual (dis)junctions conference, on April 11-12, 2014.

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