category: interdisciplinary

CFP: Nature and Environment in Australia - Conference 28 September-1 October 2016, University of Cologne

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Australian Studies (GASt)
contact email: 
victoria.herche@uni-koeln.de

Founded in 1989, the Association for Australian Studies (GASt) is a politically independent, interdisciplinary organisation devoted to furthering scholarship concerned in the broadest way with Austral

“New Italians” or “Criminal Aliens”: The Contradictions of Latinos/as, Rights, and Race in the United States

full name / name of organization: 
German Association for American Studies annual conference, “The United States and the Question of Rights”, Osnabrück, May 19-22, 2016
contact email: 
j.jesse.ramirez@gmail.com

“New Italians” or “Criminal Aliens”: The Contradictions of Latinos/as, Rights, and Race in the United States.

Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

Aelurus is an annual journal that publishes literary and theoretical scholarship from graduate students, which is run and staffed by graduate students in Weber State University’s Master of Arts in E

14th Comparative Canadian Literature Graduate Student Conference (April 1-2, 2016, Université de Sherbrooke)

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Université de Sherbrooke
contact email: 
gradstudentsconference@gmail.com

14th Comparative Canadian Literature Graduate Student Conference

April 1-2, 2016
Université de Sherbrooke, Québec

AlterNative Calls for Papers on Indigenous Autonomy Projects

full name / name of organization: 
Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga: New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

CALL FOR PAPERS ON INDIGENOUS AUTONOMY PROJECTS

Eudora Welty and Multimedia May 26-29, 2016 SUBMIT BY 12/15

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association // Eudora Welty Society
contact email: 
pollack@bucknell.edu

Eudora Welty Society at the American Literature Association
San Francisco, CA May 26-29, 2016

Cultural Representations of the City International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest
contact email: 
conf.eng.ling@lls.unibuc.ro

ACED-18

THE 18TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT,
UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST
LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES SECTION

CALL FOR PAPERS

Special Journal Issue: 'Proto-Posthumanisms'

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text
contact email: 
wordandtext2011@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Word and Text – A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics, VI (2016)

Proto-Posthumanisms

Monster Studies and Pedagogy: Rocky Mountain MLA Special Topics Session 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
ashleyszanter@gmail.com

In response to the question, “What do composition instructors do to engage disinterested students?” academia has one response gaining rapid popularity: “Monster Studies.” Intellectual interest

Monster Studies and Pedagogy: Rocky Mountain MLA Special Topics Session 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
ashleyszanter@gmail.com

In response to the question, “What do composition instructors do to engage disinterested students?” academia has one response gaining rapid popularity: “Monster Studies.” Intellectual interest

NEH Summer Institute on Ernest J. Gaines and the Southern Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Cheylon Woods/ University of Louisiana at Lafayette
contact email: 
gainescenter@louisiana.edu

Deadline: March 1, 2016
Dates: May 30-June 24, 2016 (4 weeks)
Location: Lafayette, LA
For more information: Contact Cheylon Woods at gainescenter@louisiana.edu (337) 482-1848

Interdisciplinarity. Who? What? How? Why? An Inclusive Interdisciplinary One Day Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
interdisciplinarity@inter-disciplinary.net

Interdisciplinarity. Who? What? How? Why?
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary One Day Workshop

Monday 14th March and Thursday 17th March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

9.30

'Romanticism on Edge / Edgy Romanticism' - a one day symposium on 9th April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Andrew McInnes, Edge Hill University
contact email: 
Andrew.McInnes@edgehill.ac.uk

The traditional boundaries of Romanticism - six male poets; the definite articles of Romantic image, imagination and ideology; an implicit focus on Englishness - have been comprehensively contested to

Movements & Migrancies (April 27-28, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto, Department of English, Graduate English Association
contact email: 
torontogradconference@gmail.com

[There] are lines of articulation or segmentarity, strata and territories; but also lines of flight, movements of deterritorialization and destratification.

[Reminder] Boundaries and Intersections: Space, Time, Discipline (MadLit) – Proposals by 12/18/15; Conference 2/25/16-2/27/16

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison MadLit Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

Boundaries and intersections -- two contrasting metaphors and yet not quite a binary.

Rebecca Harding Davis at ALA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World
contact email: 
mischa.renfroe@mtsu.edu

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World welcomes proposals for an open topic session at the American Literature Association’s Annual Conference.

Call for Submissions (ongoing): The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945

full name / name of organization: 
Janine Utell, Editor / The Space Between
contact email: 
janine.utell@gmail.com

The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945 is a peer-reviewed digital journal devoted to interdisciplinary scholarship on the period bracketed by the two World Wars.

"Visions: Temporality, Spectacle, and Space": New Directions Graduate Conference, UofArizona, April 22-23, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
2016 New Directions Graduate Conference
contact email: 
arizonanewdirections@gmail.com

"Vision is the art of seeing the invisible." -Jonathan Swift

Freaked and Othered Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
Aidan Diamond and Lauranne Poharec / Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics
contact email: 
lp0828@mun.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics Special Issue
Freaked and Othered Bodies in Comics

Power Dynamics: 2016 UCSB Media and the Environment Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Grinberg and Christopher Walker
contact email: 
dgrinberg@umail.ucsb.edu

Power Dynamics: 2016 Media and the Environment Conference
University of California, Santa Barbara
April 29 and 30, 2016

[UPDATE] PROPOSAL DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 12/11/15: Play’s the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
EMCConference@gmail.com

Play’s the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800
University of California, Santa Barbara
Conference Date: March 4-5, 2016

University at Albany 14th Annual EGSO Conference: Crisis and Recovery, April 1-2, 2016 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 14th Annual EGSO Conference: Crisis and Recovery
April 1-2, 2016

Critical Keynote Address: Patrick Deer (NYU)
Creative Keynote Address: Elisa Albert (Columbia)

[UPDATE] Border Crossings, Deadline Extended to December 18 , 2015

full name / name of organization: 
GWU English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
lizmoser@gwu.edu, amontroso@gwu.edu

CFP Deadline Extended to Friday December 18th, 2015

[Update] Medieval Globalisms: Movement in the Global Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
The Medieval Studies Institute of Indiana University
contact email: 
mblizard@indiana.edu

Keynote Speaker Announced: Cecily Hilsdale, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University

Ellen Glasgow at 2016 American Literature Association May 26-30

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Glasgow Society
contact email: 
m.graves@moreheadstate.edu

Session I: The Alternative Ellen Glasgow

Politics, Pedagogy, & Protest in Academia

full name / name of organization: 
Coastal Plains Graduate Liberal Arts Conference
contact email: 
coastalplains.uh@gmail.com

Event: 04/15/2016-04/16/2016
Location: Houston, Texas
Abstract Due Date: 01/15/2016

Reimagining the Child: Next Steps in the Study of Childhood(s), A Graduate Student Conference, April 22-23 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Rutgers University – Camden Graduate Student Organization in Childhood Studies
contact email: 
julian.burton@rutgers.edu

Call for Papers
Reimagining the Child: Next Steps in the Study of Childhood(s)

A Graduate Student Conference

21 Century Performance and Research, 9-11 March 2016, University of Malta

full name / name of organization: 
21 Century Performance and Research Annual Conference hosted by the School of Performing Arts (University of Malta)
contact email: 
stefan.aquilina@um.edu.mt

21 Century Performance and Research
Annual Conference hosted by
the School of Performing Arts (University of Malta)

9-11 March 2016

Call for Proposals

Keynote Speakers:

Everyday Stowe: The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society’s 20th Anniversary Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
contact email: 
stoweconference2016@gmail.com

Everyday Stowe: The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society’s 20th Anniversary Conference
Spokane, WA
June 24-26, 2016

Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice--February 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Phoebe Jackson; Christopher Weaver
contact email: 
jacksonp@wpunj.edu;weaverc@wpunj.edu

For an edited collection, “Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice,” we seek chapter proposals that revisit the practice of peer review.

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Jared Champion (Young Harris College) and Pete Kunze (University of Texas at Austin)
contact email: 
standupintellectuals@gmail.com

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

Taking a Stand: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals

Nineteenth-Century Programme Music

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/programmemusic.html

Nineteenth-Century Programme Music

25-27 November 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

[REMINDER] Call for Papers: Cold War Narratives Reimagined (DUE DEC. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Yale University
contact email: 
yalecoldwarconference@gmail.com

Yale University, April 8-9, 2016
Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2015

[UPDATE] REMINDER: PRESUMED AUTONOMY: LITERATURE AND ART IN THEORY AND PRACTICE 10–13 MAY 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
autonomy@english.su.se

Deadline for paper proposals: 15 December, 2015

VISAWUS 2016 Conference: Transgressions, Austin, TX September 29-October 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States (VISAWUS)
contact email: 
visawus2016@gmail.com

The Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies of the Western United States invites papers on transgressions of established boundaries, ways of seeing transgression, those who transgressed, and behaviors or

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