category: interdisciplinary

Call for Submissions: Travel Writing (March, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel.

Magic and Literature: May 27-28, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English & Humanities, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh
contact email: 
conference.english@ulab.edu.bd

Call for Papers
International Conference
Magic and Literature

May 27-28, 2016

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Prof. Subir Dhar, Rabindra Bharati University

First Mainz Graduate Conference in English Literature and Culture, 22-23 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Literature and Culture, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
contact email: 
wood@uni-mainz.de and patrick.gill@uni-mainz.de

First Mainz Graduate Conference in English Literature and Culture

Life Writing and Film Biography in the Trans-Cultural Context

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Life Writing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and Center for Biographical Research, University of Hawai'i at Manoa
contact email: 
sjtucflw@outlook.com

International Conference

Life Writing and Film Biography in the Trans-Cultural Context

Oct. 29-30, 2016, Shanghai, China

Literature of the Hidden and Fantastic: September 23-24 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Honors International Studies Program at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
contact email: 
dennis.siler@uafs.edu

"The Fantastic or Mythical is a Mode available at all ages for some readers; for others, at none.

Letters and Conflict

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
lettersconflict@inter-disciplinary.net

Letters and Conflict
The 5th Global Meeting: The Writing Project

Call for Presentations 2016

Thursday 1st September – Saturday 3rd September 2016

Fear, Horror and Terror

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
fht10@inter-disciplinary.net

Fear, Horror and Terror
The Fear, Horror and Terror Project: 10th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

Friday 9th September – Sunday 11th September 2016

(2017 SEA Biennial) Blood Moves: the transmission of bodies, ideas and diseases between the early republic and the Caribbean

full name / name of organization: 
Ray Leonard/ University of Miami
contact email: 
RXL220@miami.edu

This panel looks to capitalize on the recent turn towards the Caribbean in Early American studies.

[Extended Deadline] "Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders" Conference

full name / name of organization: 
"Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders" Graduate Conference
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference
in Transnational American Studies (7th Annual) at Binghamton University

A Room of Her Own Writing Women’s Independence around the Globe, 20th May 2016, Abstract submission deadline: 4th April, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Women’s Paths Research Group (University of Leeds, Leeds Humanities Research Institute)
contact email: 
womenspathsleeds@gmail.com

Call for Papers

A Room of Her Own
Writing Women’s Independence around the Globe

Sharing What Matters (Most) in a Turbulent World

full name / name of organization: 
The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

The times they are a changing. Students have questions. Do we have answers? Does academic freedom give us the right to .... ?

CFP: "Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory"

full name / name of organization: 
Humber College and the International Festival of Authors
contact email: 
daniel.hambly@humber.ca

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
"Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory"

Toronto, October 28-29, 2016.

Special Issue (2017) of 'The Journal of Wyndham Lewis Studies' (periodical culture)

full name / name of organization: 
The Wyndham Lewis Society
contact email: 
nathan.waddell@nottingham.ac.uk

Wyndham Lewis's centrality in the 'little magazine' and periodical cultures of the early twentieth century is well established.

Extraneous (Deadline for abstracts April 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Carolina
contact email: 
thresholdsjournal@gmail.com

thresholds is a forthcoming creative/critical online journal co-edited by Fran McDonald and Whitney Trettien.

Heresy, Belief, and Ideology: Dissent in Politics and Religion (EXTENDED DEADLINE - March 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
Second Conference of the International Society for Heresy Studies
contact email: 
gte1@nyu.edu

Heresy, Belief, and Ideology: Dissent in Politics and Religion
June 1-3, 2016, New York City
Extended deadline for conference proposals: March 15, 2016

[UPDATE] Adoption and Culture: Building Communities, Changing Discourses 27-29 October 2016, Minneapolis, MN

full name / name of organization: 
Sixth Biennial Conference of the Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture
contact email: 
asac.conference@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Lorraine Dusky, Margaret Jacobs, and Deann Borshay Liem, introducing her new film, _Geographies of Kinship_.

[UPDATE] 'Failure' - Excursions Journal (extended deadline: 1st April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

We have extended the deadline for submissions for the next issue of Excursions Journal, 'Failure' - the new deadline for submissions is 1st April 2016.

Queer Cinema (Publication date: Fall 2016) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum: An Internet Journal for Gender Studies
contact email: 
gender-forum@uni-koeln.de

Ever since the momentous success of Ang Lee’s western-drama Brokeback Mountain, queer film has increasingly reached the mainstream.

Australia–South Asia: Contestations and Remonstrances (University of Liège, 26-28 January 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
European Association for Studies of Australia/University of Liège
contact email: 
easaliegeconference2017@ulg.ac.be

-Death, Violence, and Religion in Nineteenth Century American Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2017
contact email: 
jvanwyck@fordham.edu

We invite essays focusing on representations of death and/or violence in U.S. religiously inflected fictions of the nineteenth century.

Essays might examine consider, for example:

Call for Papers for Critical Race Theory Conference at Yale Law School - Due 3/7

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Race Theory Conference at Yale Law School
contact email: 
katherine.demby@yale.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
2016 Yale Law School Critical Race Theory Conference
Hosted by Yale Law School

Saturday April 9th, 2016
at Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut

2016 Permanent Section: English II: English Literature1800-1900

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
swafford@bradley.edu

This year the Midwest Modern Language Association's 58th Annual Convention will take place at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark in St. Louis, Missouri, November 10-13, 2016

Call for Papers: “Gender and the Cultural Preoccupations of the American West,” due 9/1/16

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel
contact email: 
studiesinthenovel@unt.edu

Studies in the Novel is currently seeking submissions for a special issue on “Gender and the Cultural Preoccupations of the American West,” guest edited by Sigrid Anderson Cordell (University of M

Call for Publication: Essays in Virtual Dark Tourism (May 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Kathryn N. McDaniel
contact email: 
mcdaniek@marietta.edu

Call for Publication: Essays in Virtual Dark Tourism

"Call it a pilgrimage, perhaps." --C.L. Moore, Vintage Season

Call for papers International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Lara mendez
contact email: 
info@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies 2356-5926
a Thomson Reuters Journal invites all researchers to submit their paper for the upcoming issue March-June 2016

CfP The 6th Global Conference 'Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers ', Nice, 20 – 21 May 2016

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

The 6th Global Conference
‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers’

20 – 21 May 2016, Nice, Côte d'Azur, France

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

Comparative Literature Permanent Section

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest MLA 2016
contact email: 
arodrigueznavas@luc.edu

The border is a liminal space, made ambiguous by the dualities that it encompasses: it unites and separates, opens up and closes off, includes and excludes.

CALL FOR PAPERS - LIQUID BLACKNESS Issue No. 6

full name / name of organization: 
liquid blackness
contact email: 
liquidblackness@gsu.edu

Black Ontology and the Love of Blackness

CFP: It's HBO: Life After Legacy! Edited Collection.

full name / name of organization: 
Victoria McCollum and Giuliana Monteverde
contact email: 
hbobook@gmail.com


It’s HBO! Life After Legacy: Reading HBO’s New and Original Voices (Race, Class, Gender, Sexuality and Power)

CFP: Mla 2017--Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium

full name / name of organization: 
Romanian Studies Association of America
contact email: 
liguran@ncat.edu

Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium

Discourses of Belonging

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session: MLA 2017 Convention
contact email: 
banerjeerupsa07@gmail.com

This panel proposes to study the shifting registers of geographic identity post-1960s. Submissions for any language dealing with post-1960s literature are welcome. Panelists may consider-

Science Vs. Spirituality in 21st Century Literature CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Science Vs. Spirituality
contact email: 
spiritualityvsscience@gmail.com

A monographic volume on Science Vs. Spirituality.

Papers are invited to discuss a wide range of issues concerning Science Vs. Spirituality in poetry, novels, autobiographical works, etc.

egocentrism and anthropocentrism in language and discoruse, 30-31 March 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Ecole Normale Supérieure (Lyon, France)
contact email: 
sandrine.sorlin@univ-amu.fr

This conference seeks to investigate the linguistic manifestations of egocentrism and anthropocentrism.

Senectus Mundi, Dream Visions, and Apocalypse - SAMLA 2016 - Nov 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Steffensen/Georgia State University
contact email: 
pstefffensen1@gsu.edu

To coincide with the conference theme of Utopia/Dystopia, this panel welcomes submissions concerning literature related to the medieval concept of the Senectus Mundi (the world grown old), dream visio

Midwest Modern Language Association, English After 1900 Permanent Session

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
richard.eichman@svcc.edu

CFP: Midwest Modern Language Association, English III: English after 1900

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