category: graduate conferences

CFP: Panel on Sex and sexuality in Science/Speculative and Fantasy Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Jude Roberts
contact email: 
j.roberts@bbk.ac.uk

CFP: Panel on Sex and sexuality in Science/Speculative and Fantasy Fiction

[Update] Making Meaning: Language, Rhetoric, and Enculturation

full name / name of organization: 
Language and Rhetorical Studies Student Interest Group
contact email: 
langrhetorg@umich.edu

Deadline extended! Graduate Student Conference

Making Meaning: Language, Rhetoric, and Enculturation

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

November 15-16, 2013

The Second Euroacademia International Conference: Re-Inventing Eastern Europe

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

Call for Panels and Papers
The Second Euroacademia International Conference: Re-Inventing Eastern Europe
15 – 16 November 2013,
4* Deleuxe Grand Majestic Plaza Hotel
Prague, Czech Republic

[UPDATE] Language and Linguistics Student Conference Saturday, November 16

full name / name of organization: 
University of Central Oklahoma Language Society
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

THE SIXTH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2013
NIGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA (EDMOND)

ATHE LGBTQ Focus Group Call for Proposals (Nov 1)

full name / name of organization: 
LGBTQ Focus Group of Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE)
contact email: 
jtf2113@columbia.edu

CFP: LGBTQ Focus Group Call for Proposals
Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) Conference
July 24–27, 2014, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Hotel, Scottsdale, AZ

CSUF Acacia Conference 2014: Spaces and Places, March 14 – 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group
contact email: 
theacaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2014 Conference, Spaces and Places.

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,

UPDATE: Great Writing Creative Writing Conference (UK) 11/15/13: 06/28/4 - 06/29/14

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

. . .

* CALL FOR PAPERS *

Great Writing
UK’s International Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College, London
Saturday 28 June – Sunday 29 June 2014

French Heritage Women and Their ’Hidden’ Contributions (Roundtable)

full name / name of organization: 
Carole SALMON and Anna ROCCA U Mass Lowell/Salem State U
contact email: 
Carole_Salmon@uml.edu arocca@salemstate.edu

This roundtable will explore the relationship between space and place and the ways French heritage women rethink place as a potential for personal and social creation, for transformation and connectio

French Heritage Women and Their ’Hidden’ Contributions (Roundtable)

full name / name of organization: 
Carole SALMON and Anna ROCCA U Mass Lowell/Salem State U
contact email: 
Carole_Salmon@uml.edu arocca@salemstate.edu

This roundtable will explore the relationship between space and place and the ways French heritage women rethink place as a potential for personal and social creation, for transformation and connectio

CFP: Romanticism and Self-Destruction

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
romselfdestruct@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
Romanticism and Self-Destruction, May 9th, 2014.

Centre for Romantic and Victorian Studies
University of Bristol

CFP-Mystery Science Theater and the Culture of Riffing

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation 2014
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Presentations-Papers-Mystery Science Theater and the Culture of Riffing and the mash-up in popular culture.

Southwest/American Popular Culture and American Culture Association

Short and interesting articles required for The New Union online magazine.

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

The New Union, a new online literary magazine, requires guest articles for online publication.

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

The Michael Field Centenary Conference: New Directions in Fin de Siècle Studies, 11-12 July 2014 (deadline: 31 Dec 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Ana Parejo Vadillo (Birkbeck, University of London), Dr Sarah Parker (University of Stirling) and Dr Marion Thain (University of Sheffield)
contact email: 
michaelfield2014@gmail.com

The Michael Field Centenary Conference:
New Directions in Fin de Siècle Studies

11-12 July 2014

Institute of English Studies, Senate House, University of London

[Update] Making Meaning: Language, Rhetoric, and Enculturation

full name / name of organization: 
The Language and Rhetorical Studies Interdisciplinary Group
contact email: 
langrhetorg@umich.edu

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Shirley Brice Heath, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University

Making Knowledge in Medieval and Early Modern Culture, April 4-5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Comparative Literature, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
contact email: 
uncgradconference@gmail.com

Making Knowledge in Medieval and Early Modern Literary Culture

CFP: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture, volume 45, deadline 8/18/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Burnham/Santa Clara University
contact email: 
mburnham@scu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture Volume 45

Call for Papers Thinking Gender Plenary Panel '14

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

Call for Papers
Plenary Panel on Pleasure, displeasure, and ethics
Thinking Gender 2014

National Graduate Creative Writing Conference - Georgia - March 27th -29th 2014

full name / name of organization: 
National Graduate Creative Writing Conference
contact email: 
ngcwc2014@gmail.com

Conference on the Harlem Renaissance at Paine College - November 6-8, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine L. Adams / Humanities Department / Paine College
contact email: 
cladams@paine.edu

The Department of Humanities at Paine College is requesting proposals for the annual Conference on the Harlem Renaissance to be held on the campus of historic Paine College.

(Abstracts due Sept. 30) 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

This panel seeks papers for the upcoming NeMLA in April 2014. In the years since his death, the stature of Italo Calvino has only continued to grow.

(Abstracts due Sept. 30) ‘All the world’s a stage’: Shakespeare around the Globe (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

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

This panel seeks papers for the upcoming NeMLA in April 2014. Jacques’ proclamation that ‘all the world’s a stage’ has proved prophetic in ways he could not have foreseen.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Games of Late Modernity (Leusden, NL: January 15-17 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / Huizinga Research Institute / ISVW
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

The end of this year will be marked by the 75th anniversary of Johan Huizinga’s classic study of the Homo Ludens.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Games of Late Modernity (Leusden, NL: January 15-17 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / Huizinga Research Institute / ISVW
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

[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.

"Material Middle Ages" graduate conference, UC Berkeley (2/28-3/1): deadline Nov. 15

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

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

“The Material Middle Ages”
February 28 and March 1, 2014
University of California, Berkeley
Keynote speaker: Cynthia J. Brown, Professor of French, UCSB

NeMLA 2014 - Multicultural Folklore in Contemporary Fiction: Tracing the Roots

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association Conference, Apil 3-6
contact email: 
caroline.burke@stonybrook.edu

The panel’s emphasis is on the process by which folklore moves, changes and remanifests itself over time and through culture.

Conference on the Harlem Renaissance

full name / name of organization: 
Paine College
contact email: 
cladams@paine.edu

The Department of Humanities at Paine College is requesting proposals for the annual Conference on the Harlem Renaissance to be held on our historic campus in Augusta, GA.

NeMLA 2014 cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminist Context

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania cfp

[UPDATE] Allegory Studies? Registration open

full name / name of organization: 
Vladimir Brljak
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

CFP: The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film (PCA/ACA Conference, April 16-19, Chicago)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture American Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture, American Culture Association seeks paper and/or roundtable submissions for presentation at the PCA/ACA national conference in C

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] 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.

[UPDATE] Representing Law in Ethnic American Literature (NeMLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
New England Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rebecca.nisetich@uconn.edu

This session will explore representations of law in twentieth century ethnic American fiction—for example, law and legal figures in Charles Chesnutt’s The House Behind the Cedars, Louise Erdrich

10th LIES (13.04.2014): On imagination, borders and friendship with Hanif Kureishi

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; sliliana@wa.amu.edu.pl

‘Las palabras no se caen en el vacío’ [Words do not fall into the void]: On imagination, borders and friendship

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