category: graduate conferences

(dis)junctions - April 11+12 - The Role of the Literary in Critical Environmental Studies

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

Although the broad scope of its arguments are not new, Timothy Morton’s 2007 theoretical work _Ecology without Nature_ helped to inaugurate new interest in what he calls a “properly critical” ap

(dis)junctions - April 11+12 - Embodying the Quixotic

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

Searching for papers on the topic of embodying the Quixotic.

(dis)junctions - April 11+12 - Empathy and Modernism

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

From Mirror Neurons to Modernist Estrangement: Refamiliarizing Empathy

Theorizing School Violence

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

Cultural consciousness has, in the last decade and a half, becomes more and more aware of cultures of violence as they circulate within spaces of education.

Oral Poetics and Oral Traditions

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

Since the development of Oral-Formulaic Theory by Milman Parry and Albert Lord, the field of Oral Poetics and Oral Traditions has continued to grow and to have its ideas applied to an increasingly wid

Gender Roles in Media Narratives

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

n Defense of Reality TV Criticism: Cinderella Mythic Narratives and Alternative Gender Roles in The Bachelor and The Bachelorette.

Early Modern Censorship and Libel

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

The relationship between censorship and slander, libel, obscenity and copyright - particularly as these legal doctrines existed in the early modern period, along with the institutions that enforce the

Muppets and Metatextuality

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

Nobody practices irreverent intertextually like the Muppets.

Theory/Post-Theory: An Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California, Berkeley, April 18th 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Association of the Department of Rhetoric
contact email: 
post.theory2014@gmail.com

Theory/Post-Theory: An Interdisciplinary Conference
Organized by the Graduate Student Association of the Department of Rhetoric
University of California, Berkeley
April 18th, 2014

(Dis)Embodied Disciplines: Blurring Boundaries in the Academy

full name / name of organization: 
New Directions Graduate Student Conference at the University of Arizona
contact email: 
arizonanewdirections@gmail.com

New Directions Graduate Student Conference
“[Dis]Embodied Disciplines: Blurring Boundaries in the Academy”
Conference Dates: April 11-12, 2014, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

INVESTIGATING INEQUALITIES: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY ACADEMIC CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham University Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
gsa@fordham.edu

Inequality has marked human existence and its effects have been felt worldwide.

EXTENDED DEADLINE 6 February 2014 - Captivating Criminality: Crime Writing, Darkness and Desire

full name / name of organization: 
Bath Spa University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa.ac.uk

EXTENDED DEADLINE – February 6, 2014

CORRECT EMAIL UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

[UPDATE] 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: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
sbuenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

"Intersections" Conference - Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

AGSE Spring 2014 Conference CFP

[UPDATE] **DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 24** “Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference

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

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

Mirrored Subjectivities: Technology and Visual Representation in Film and other Media [April 18-19, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Languages, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
contact email: 
csconference.unm@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Sixth Annual Cultural Studies Graduate Student Conference and Workshop at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

April 18-19, 2014

RMMLA 2014 Subjectivity in Motion: Chinese Literature before 1900

full name / name of organization: 
Li Guo/ Rocky Mountain MLA
contact email: 
li.guo@usu.edu

CFP RMMLA 2014 Subjectivity in Motion: Chinese Literature before 1900 (Abstract due March 1, 2014)

1914/2014: Experimentalism Then and Now

full name / name of organization: 
Hosted by the Yale English Department 20/21 Colloquium and the American Literature Association’s Society for Contemporary Literature
contact email: 
justin.neuman@yale.edu

1914/2014: Experimentalism Then and Now
Hosted by the Yale English Department 20/21 Colloquium
And the American Literature Association’s Society for Contemporary Literature

March 6, 2014

Joss Whedon: A Celebration - 03 May - DePaul University

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Booth/DePaul University
contact email: 
pbooth@depaul.edu

Call for Papers and Topic Proposals:
Joss Whedon: A Celebration

(Apologies for cross-posting)

EXTENDED DEADLINE (1/17/14): British Women Writers Conference @ Binghamton University (SUNY): June 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
bwwc2014@gmail.com

"REFLECTIONS"

22nd Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference
June 19-21, 2014
Binghamton University, State University of New York

Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@iicedu.org

Call for Papers, Extended Abstracts, Posters, Tutorials and Workshops!

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Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2014)

CfP: The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 21 – 22 February 2014, Prague

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

21-22 February 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
Grand Majestic Plaza Hotel

DEADLINE: 15 January 2014

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline, Jan 15, New Directions in Sherwood Anderson at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Nagy
contact email: 
pen208@lehigh.edu

Proposed Panel for the 2014 American Literature Association Annual Conference (ALA) to be held in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014

"New Directions in Sherwood Anderson"

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

Call for Papers:

English Seventeenth-Century Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
clayldaniel@live.com; daniel@utpa.edu

Papers on any aspect of British seventeenth-century literature, for the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, October 9-11, 2014 in Boise, Idaho.

[UPDATE] Extended deadline 1/20/14 Going Global in the 18th and 19th Centuries--Economy of Scales Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth Century Studies Group, Nineteenth Century Forum, Reorientations, University of Michigan Department of English
contact email: 
atsay@umich.edu

Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries”

“The Economy of Scales” Graduate Conference

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)

[UPDATE] - DEADLINE EXTENDED - Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma (April 4th-6th, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
contact email: 
mloucks@ufl.edu

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants to submit proposals to the 11th UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, "Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma." Th

Trespassing(s) - March 7-8, 2014 - Submission Deadline Jan. 17

full name / name of organization: 
UMD Graduate English Organization
contact email: 
conference.geo@gmail.com

Call for Papers: 7th Annual Graduate English Organization Conference

“Trespassing(s)”

Department of English
University of Maryland, College Park
March 7-8, 2014

[UPDATE] Close Encounters: Remapping Discipline Though Genre (March 29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Massachusetts Amherst, English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
umassegoconference@gmail.com

Close Encounters: Remapping Discipline though Genre
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Saturday, March 29, 2014

www.umassego.com/conference

[UPDATE] Transaction: An Interdisciplinary Conference (Mar. 28-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The 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: Dr. Anna McCarthy

[Extended Deadline] The Spectacular!: Jan. 13, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
thespectacular.conference2014@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Wendy Hesford, Professor of English, Ohio State U

FACULTY SPEAKER: Theo Davis, Professor of English, Northeastern U

[UPDATE} Reading Then and Now, April 4-6 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia Graduate English Students Association
contact email: 
gesa2014@gmail.com

April 4-6, 2014
proposals due January 15, 2014
Keynote speech by Andrew Piper
Master class with Rita Felski and Andrew Piper

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