category: humanities computing and the internet

The Asian Conference on the Social Sciences 2013

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
acss@iafor.org

Special Theme: "Society, Environment and Trust: Towards Sustainable Systems of Governance"

The Asian Conference on Arts & Humanities 2013

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
acah@iafor.org

Special Theme: "Connectedness, Identity and Alienation in the Arts and Humanities"

VariAbilit(ies) - The History of Disability

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Mounsey, University of WInchester
contact email: 
chris.mounsey@winchester.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS

CFP: Science Fiction and Fantasy SW/TX PCA/ACA (12/1/12; 2/13-16/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction and Fantasy, Southwest Texas PCA/ACA
contact email: 
ximena_gallardo_c@yahoo.com or rikk.mulligan@gmail.com

Join us for the 34rd Annual Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Conference, February 13-16, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

International Conference: Body and Technology: Instruments of Somaesthetics (Jan. 24-26, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture at Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

Body and Technology: Instruments of Somaesthetics

Special Issue of Pragmatism Today

full name / name of organization: 
Pragmatism Today
contact email: 
jgolde21@fau.edu

Pragmatism Today invites scholars to submit essays for an upcoming special issue on somaesthetics.

Somaesthetics Essay Prize 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture at Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture at Florida Atlantic University is pleased to announce its first annual Somaesthetics Essay Prize competition. The award for the 2012 prize will be $500.

CFP Children in Film SWTXPCA/ACA

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Texas Popular culture/American Culture Assocation
contact email: 
dolson@uta.edu or debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Children in Film, SWTXPCA/ACA, Albuquerque, NM, Feb 13-16, 2013

Deadline: November 10, 2012.

DEADLINE EXTENDED - Youth Media Production: Theory and Practice - Proposed Panel for SCMS 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dave Sagehorn/Northwestern University
contact email: 
dsageh@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED - accepting proposals through August 12.

Youth Media Production: Theory and Practice

Memory: America Past, Present and Future 24 November 2012

full name / name of organization: 
British Association for American Studies
contact email: 
baaspg2012@gmail.com

The British Association for American Studies (BAAS) welcomes papers for its annual Postgraduate Conference, to be held in the Centre for American Studies at the University of Leicester on 24 November

The First International Conference on Green Computing, Technology and Innovation (ICGCTI 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
SDIWC Conferences
contact email: 
sdiwc@sdiwc.net

The First International Conference on Green Computing, Technology and Innovation (ICGCTI2013)
Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Reconstruction 12.2 and upcoming issues

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Introducing Reconstruction 12.2 “Playing for Keeps: Games and Resistance”

Editors’ Introduction: Games and/as Resistance, by Marc Ouellette and Jason Thompson

Articles

European Fandom and Fan Studies, 10 November 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Anne Kustritz, Media Studies, University of Amsterdam
contact email: 
A.M.Kustritz@uva.nl

European Fandom and Fan Studies, 10 November 2012
One Day Symposium, Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis
and University of Amsterdam Department of Media Studies
Call for Papers

There and Back Again: 75 Years of The Hobbit (Symposium Dec. 1 2012, Abstracts due Sept. 22)

full name / name of organization: 
St. Louis University Woode-walkers Medieval Studies Group, English Department, and Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
slu.hobbit.symposium@gmail.com

There and Back Again: 75 Years of The Hobbit

"States of Suspension" - DEADLINE EXTENDED (Sept. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Departments of English and Art History, University of Chicago
contact email: 
statesofsuspension@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS – GRADUATE CONFERENCE

"States of Suspension: Politics and Histories, Aesthetics and Affects"

University of Chicago, Departments of English and Art History

[**EXTENDED DEADLINE AUGUST 12**] SCMS panel proposal - Simultaneous Media: An Emerging Normality

full name / name of organization: 
Dan Hassoun, University of Minnesota
contact email: 
hass0265@umn.edu

Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference - March 6-10, 2013 - Chicago, IL

Panel Subject: Simultaneous Media: An Emerging Normality

Click and Kin: Transnational Identity and Quick Media An edited collection by May Friedman (Ryerson University) and Silvia Schu

full name / name of organization: 
Silvia Schultermandl
contact email: 
silvia.schultermandl@uni-graz.at

We are looking for original chapters which take up the themes of transnationalism, family, kinship, and subject-formation mediated through new media technologies.

Oct. 4-6, 2012: Ephemerality, Mutability, and Marginality

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Tulsa English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
tulsagradconf@gmail.com

Ephemerality, Mutability, and Marginality:
Print Alteration and Literary Culture

Steampunk Edited Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Bowser and Brian Croxall
contact email: 
rachel.bowser@gmail.com

We are seeking abstracts for inclusion in a proposal for an edited volume on the subject of steampunk.

"The Objects of Textual Scholarship," March 6-8 2013, Loyola University Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Textual Scholarship, Seventeenth Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
s3jones1@gmail.com

The Society for Textual Scholarship

Seventeenth Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference

March 6-8, 2013

Loyola University Chicago

“The Objects of Textual Scholarship”

ICMS Kalamazoo 2013 CFP: Critical Remediation: Intersections of Medieval Studies and Media Theory

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval & Renaissance Studies at Columbia University
contact email: 
mdvlmedia@gmail.com

Over the past few years, medievalists’ interest in new media has overwhelmingly focused on the remediation of medieval works and data: the Piers Plowman Electronic Archive, the Mapping Medieval Che

[UPDATE] Gamers love movies too: Common ground for cinema and videogame studies (SCMS 3/6/13-3/10/13, Chicago)

full name / name of organization: 
Tim Welsh
contact email: 
twelsh@loyno.edu



[DEADLINE EXTENDED]

Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering Special Issue on Medical Informatics

full name / name of organization: 
Hindawi Publishing Corporation
contact email: 
ykchan@nchu.edu.tw

Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Special Issue on
Medical Informatics

Call for Papers

The Ray Brown Conference on Popular Culture, Feb. 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Reynolds, Popular Culture Scholars Association, Bowling Green State University
contact email: 
bgpcsa@gmail.com, kather@bgsu.edu

CFP: The Ray Browne Conference on Popular Culture
Modes of Mobility: Popular Culture in an Age of Technology

Rolling Cameras and Dice: Analog Role-Playing Games, Cinema and Media

full name / name of organization: 
Evan Torner (University of Massachusetts Amherst) and Felan Parker (York University)
contact email: 
etorner@german.umass.edu

Rolling Cameras and Dice: Analog Role-Playing Games, Cinema and Media

VCOBAM 2012 - Social Media Applications for Business, Learning and Society (August 7, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Third Virtual Conference on Business and Management
contact email: 
kamna.malik@u21global.edu.sg

Please join the upcoming virtual conference on the broad theme - Social Media Applications - and enjoy stimulting discussions at negligible cost.

Theory as theater

full name / name of organization: 
Theorems, Proofs, Rebuttals, and Propositions: A Conference of Theoretical Theater
contact email: 
theatertheoryconference@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO AUGUST 15 2012

“Did anyone say Power?”: Rethinking Domination and Hegemony in Translation

full name / name of organization: 
Stefan Baumgarten; Bangor University Wales, UK
contact email: 
s.baumgarten@bangor.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS

“Did anyone say Power?”: Rethinking Domination and Hegemony in Translation

Location: Bangor University, Wales, Thursday 5 and Friday 6 September 2013

Modes of Mobility: Popular Culture in an Age of Technology - Feb. 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Scholars Association, Bowling Green State University
contact email: 
bgpcsa@gmail.com

CFP: The Ray Browne Conference on Popular Culture
Modes of Mobility: Popular Culture in an Age of Technology

CFP for IJASCSE: the BEST indexed online open access peer reviewed journal

full name / name of organization: 
IJASCSE
contact email: 
info@ijascse.in

In order to provide a broad and timely coverage of ever-evolving field of computers, science and engineering, the IJASCSE offers its readers an OPEN ACCESS journal with a mix of regular and special is

APPS AND AFFECT: October 18-20, 2013 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Western Ontario (FIMS and CSTC)
contact email: 
Svitlana Matviyenko - svitlana.matviyenko@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Jodi Dean, Mark Andrejevic, Patricia Ticineto Clough, Ed Keller, Alexander Galloway, Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky

Website: http://appsandaffect.blogspot.ca/

UPDATE: The Literature of Hurricane Katrina

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Ruth Marotte, Associate Professor of English, Graduate Director, University of Central Arkansas
contact email: 
mrmarotte@uca.edu

Seeking abstracts (250 words) and/or critical essays (20-30 pages in length) on works of fiction,poetry,film,television that feature the disaster of Hurricane Katrina within the narrative.

The Culture of Digital Education: Innovation in Art, Design, Science and Technology Practices - Abstract deadline Nov. 1, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Leonardo Electronic Almanac
contact email: 
info@leoalmanac.org

In an era of fast technological growth and transforming art forms
there is an increasing need for educational flexibility by academic

[UPDATE] Reminder: Reframing Ekphrasis - Comparative Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London, Comparative Literature Programme
contact email: 
reframingekphrasis@gmail.com

The Seventies, Now -- Abstracts September 30; manuscripts November 15; journal issue, December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Enthymema http://riviste.unimi.it/index.php/enthymema/index
contact email: 
cristina.iuli@lett.unipmn.it; stsini@tin.it


In Western post-WW2 history, the Seventies marked a watershed between cultures and societies still defined by a large degree of consensus and societies marked by a high degree of conflict, crossed by political, social, demographic, economic, aesthetic and literary transformations, and characterized by ideological polarizations. From the vantage point of intellectual history, the Seventies registered a relentless questioning of modes of knowing and theoretical foundations, and generated a thorough revision of critical thinking, as the (mainly) French and German traditions of philosophical modernity

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