category: graduate conferences

“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”

CFP: Mid-America American Studies Assoc. (MAASA) Conference (proposals by Dec. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-America American Studies Association
contact email: 
emailmaasa@gmail.com

Call for Papers

All Deliberate Speed: Politics of Equality and Discourses of Difference

Music of the South Conference: “Songwriting and the South" APRIL 2-3, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi
contact email: 
musicofsouth@olemiss.edu

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Music of the South Conference: “Songwriting and the South”
A Conference Presented by
The Center for the Study of Southern Culture
University of Mississippi

The Poetics of Collage

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Creative Collaboration, London
contact email: 
thepoeticsofcollage@gmail.com

Si ce sont les plumes qui font le plumage, ce n’est pas la colle qui fait le collage.

Max Ernst, ‘Au-delà de la peinture’ (1936)

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Environments: A Symposium

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

Postcolonial Environments will bring together scholars and postgraduates interested in the role of environments in colonial and postcolonial encounters and the relations that they engender.

Coleridge Summer Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Friends of Coleridge (Academic Director: Tim Fulford)
contact email: 
kerri.andrews@strath.ac.uk

The Coleridge Summer Conference, Cannington, Somerset.
28 July-1 August 2014

Academic Director: Tim Fulford

Keynote speakers: Marjorie Levinson, J. C. C. Mays, Damian Walford Davies

[UPDATE] 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

Nineteenth Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Ron Kates
contact email: 
ron.kates@mtsu.edu

April 4, 2014

On the campus of Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Keynote Address: Skip Nipper, Nashville baseball historian

Interventions in English Studies: Finding Our Places

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Dayton
contact email: 
cfp.udayton@gmail.com

“When I cannot see words curling like rings of smoke round me I am in darkness—I am nothing.” –Virginia Woolf, The Waves

Ottoman Pasts, Present Cities: Cosmopolitanism and Transcultural Memories 26-27 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Ottoman Cosmopolitanism AHRC Network
contact email: 
ottoman.cosmopolitanism@leeds.ac.uk

Ottoman Pasts, Present Cities: Cosmopolitanism and Transcultural Memories AHRC Research Network

International two-day conference
26- 27 June 2014, Birkbeck College, University of London

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture [Update] Deadline 11/1

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA Conference February 19-22
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 35th Annual Southwest PCA/ACA Conference
February 19-22, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency Hotel

The Poetics of Fascism

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
kangx267@umn.edu, eedelma2@jhu.edu

ACLA 2014 "Capitals" NYU, New York City, March 20-23, 2014

DEADLINE November 15, 2013

The Poetics of Fascism

Challenger Unbound [UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED to 1 NOVEMBER 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)
contact email: 
Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)

Challenger Unbound
Departme

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association – call for proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Elwood Watson
contact email: 
watsone@etsu.edu

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association – call for proposals

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
GENERATION X

HBO Girls: The Awkward Politics of Race, Sex, Class, Privilege and Gender

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Elwood Watson
contact email: 
watsone@etsu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
HBO Girls: The Awkward Politics of Race, Sex, Class, Privilege and Gender

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