category: interdisciplinary

Mind, Body, Behavior: Health, Illness, and Representation, Abstracts Mar. 15, Conf. Dates April 27-28

full name / name of organization: 
51st Annual Comparative Literature Conference; California State University, Long Beach;
contact email: 
complitconf.csulb@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS: 51st Annual Comparative Literature Conference

Mind, Body, Behavior: Health, Illness, and Representation

April 27-28, 2016

California State University, Long Beach

GENDER, IDENTITY, SEX and SEXUALITY for NEPCA conference (10/21 &22, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
GagnonD@wcsu.edu

The Northeast Popular Culture Association is currently soliciting papers for its upcoming conference at Keene State College in Keene, NH, on October 21/22, 2016.

Toxic Borders and Bondages: Intersecting Ecology with Capitalism, Racism, Heteropatriarchy and (Dis)possession Oct. 21 - 22

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE) and the Border Collective of the University of Michigan
contact email: 
aslegrad2016@gmail.com

ASLE Graduate Student Symposium
“Toxic Borders and Bondages: Intersecting Ecology with Capitalism, Racism, Heteropatriarchy and (Dis)possession”
October 21st - 22nd, 2016

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

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

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

Theorizing Borders in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture/M/MLA Nov. 10-13, 2016/Abstracts Due: Apr. 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association/Children's and Young Adult Sessions
contact email: 
amalkovich@concord.edu, memusgra@iupui.edu

Theorizing Borders in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture

[UPDATE] Deadline extended for "Migrations," a graduate conference at UCSB on May 27, 2016 - paper proposals due March 4, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Center for Literary Research at University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
katieljan@gmail.com

The Graduate Center for Literary Research at UCSB will be hosting an interdisciplinary conference exploring the topics of translation, memory and exchange within the context of migration.

"Failure" - Excursions Journal (Deadline 1 March 2016)

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

We are accepting submissions for the next issue of Excursions Journal, 'Failure' - the deadline for submissions is 1st March 2016.

English: The Journal of the English Association - Special Issue on literature, landscape and the environment

full name / name of organization: 
English: The Journal of the English Association
contact email: 
englishjournal@northumbria.ac.uk

English: The Journal of the English Association invites contributions to a special issue on literature, landscape and the environment.

Animals in Literature and Film, MMLA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA
contact email: 
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

This year’s MMLA Animals in Literature and Film panel invites papers engaging in tensions of “human” and “animal” found within a variety of cultural textualities in the broad field of animal

2017 ABC MLA CFP “Issues in Intergenerational Business Communication in the Workplace”

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Business Communication
contact email: 
wcbrown@crk.umn.edu

Conference: Modern Language Association Convention
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Dates: 05–08 January 2017

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Environmental Disaster -- ASLE-organized panel at MLA 2017, January 5-8

full name / name of organization: 
Clare Echterling / Association for the Study of Literature & Environment
contact email: 
cechterling@ku.edu

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Environmental Disaster
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Sponsored Panel at MLA 2017
Organized by Clare Echterling and Phillip Drake

albeit Issue 4.1: Black Lives Matter // abstracts due August 1

full name / name of organization: 
albeit
contact email: 
submissions@albeitjournal.com

Issue 4.1: Black Lives Matter

Production Studies: Film, Television, and their Industrial Contexts, 15 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
James Fenwick / De Montfort University
contact email: 
cath.postgrad@gmail.com

Production Studies: Film, Television, and their Industrial Contexts

Wednesday 15 June 2016

Cinema and Television History (CATH) Research Centre, De Montfort University

German Women Writers Panel for 58th MMLA Annual Convention, Abstracts due April 5th, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
fj5695@wayne.edu and dana.grandstaff@wayne.edu

2016 Call for Papers
The 58th Midwest Modern Language Association
Annual Convention

Saint Louis, Missouri
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
November 10-13, 2016
German Women Writers

The Psychology of the Fairy Tale

full name / name of organization: 
MLA (Modern Language Association) 2017 Convention
contact email: 
padmini.sukumaran@gmail.com

Are you interested in examining the fairy tale genre through a psychoanalytic lens?
Please submit 250-300 word abstracts to Padmini Sukumaran at padmini.sukumaran@gmail.com by March 15, 2016.

One-day conference "Literary states of consciousness" - June 2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Pierre-Louis Patoine, Sorbonne Nouvelle University
contact email: 
pl_patoine@yahoo.fr

Call for paper

Literary states of consciousness

June 2nd, 2016

Institut du monde anglophone
Sorbonne Nouvelle University
5, rue de l'École de médecine, Paris

Poetry and Labour (for MLA 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
Nandini Ramesh Sankar
contact email: 
nandini@iith.ac.in

Papers on the relationship between Anglophone poetry and work/labour, including but not limited to class relations and socio-economic conditions of poetic production.

Translocality and Refugees (Deadline for Submission: July 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Locality and Humanities, Korean Studies Institute (Pusan National University, Korea)
contact email: 
hk.localities@gmail.com

Call for Papers

The 6th Issue of Localities

[UPDATE] Originality (4/3/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
NANO: New American Notes Online
contact email: 
tfee@washjeff.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED

Please consider submitting to Originality in a Digital Culture, a special issue of NANO: New American Notes Online.

Doris Lessing Studies: Looking Forward, Looking Backward

full name / name of organization: 
Doris Lessing Society / Mark Pedretti
contact email: 
mark.pedretti@gmail.com



Doris Lessing Studies
Call for Papers: “Looking Backward, Looking Forward: Comparative Readings of Doris Lessing’s Historical and Speculative Fiction”

"(em)body": 5th Annual UC Berkeley Comparative Literature Undergraduate Research Symposium [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
UC Berkeley Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
calcomplit@gmail.com

PLEASE SHARE WIDELY WITH UNDERGRADUATES:

The UC Berkeley Comparative Literature Undergraduate Research Symposium 2016 committee is currently accepting proposals for its 5th annual conference.

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

Intermezzo, a digital longform publication - http://intermezzo.enculturation.net/ - seeks submissions that deal with the topic of of academic cover versions.

Fifteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
New Directions in the Humanities Knowledge Community
contact email: 
support@thehumanities.com

Imperial College London
London, UK
5-7 July 2017

Twelfth International Conference on the Arts in Society

full name / name of organization: 
The Arts in Society Knowledge Community
contact email: 
support@artsinsociety.com

Pantheon-Sorbonne University
Paris, France
14-16 June 2017

[UPDATE] Theories that Shape Worlds: Teaching Literary and Cultural Theory through Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
RMMLA (Salt Lake City, UT October 6-8, 2016)
contact email: 
deludens@dwu.edu

EXTENDED DEADLINE: SEE BELOW

[UPDATE]SAGES Fourth Annual Interdisciplinary Conference: Hysteria Extended Deadline 2/29/2016

full name / name of organization: 
SAGES: Society of Akron Graduate English Scholars
contact email: 
kah92@zips.uakron.edu

The Society of Akron Graduate English Scholars is pleased to announce a call for papers for its upcoming interdisciplinary conference on April 28, 2016.

Reformation 500: Protestantism, Literature and Ireland; 3/15/16 abstract deadline for MLA 1/5/17

full name / name of organization: 
2017 MLA Annual Convention in Philadelphia, 5–8 January 2017; *non-guaranteed Irish Literature Forum
contact email: 
mary.burke@uconn.edu

2017 MLA Annual Convention in Philadelphia, 5–8 January 2017

[UPDATE] Call For Papers: International Vampire Film and Arts Festival - 26-29 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Vampire Film and Arts Festival
contact email: 
rebecca.williams@southwales.ac.uk

Call For Papers: International Vampire Film and Arts Festival - 26-29 May 2016
full name / name of organization:
International Vampire Film and Arts Festival
contact email:

CFP On the Margins: Postgraduate Seminar on Travel Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Travel Writing Studies (CTWS), Nottingham Trent University
contact email: 
OnTheMargins@ntu.ac.uk

The Centre for Travel Writing Studies (CTWS) at Nottingham Trent University invites postgraduates researching travel writing of all eras to join us in a one-day workshop exploring travel writing ‘on

Making Sense of Food - Exploring the Food Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
food5@inter-disciplinary.net

Making Sense of: Food
Exploring the Food Experience

The Food Project: 5th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations

Thursday 1st September – Saturday 3rd September 2016

[UPDATE] Humanities in Transition

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities in Transition
contact email: 
submissions@humanitiesintransition.org

What comprises "visual and/or media studies" exactly?

CRIPPING KEYWORDS, MLA 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Allison Hobgood
contact email: 
ahobgood@willamette.edu

CRIPPING KEYWORDS

Premodern Disability, MLA 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Allison Hobgood
contact email: 
ahobgood@willamette.edu

Premodern Disability

Book reviewers wanted

full name / name of organization: 
William James Studies
contact email: 
lsimon@skidmore.edu

William James Studies, the on-line, peer-reviewed publication of the William James Society, seeks reviewers for books dealing with the broad range of James's interests: philosophy, pragmatism, plurali

[UPDATE] Translation Theory Today Abstracts Due 3/1 The Graduate Center, CUNY

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Theory Certificate and Centr for the Humanities, The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
translationtheorytoday@gmail.com

Translation Theory Today: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Critical Theory

Keynote Speakers:
Homi K. Bhabha (Harvard University)
Edwin Frank (The New York Review of Books Classics)

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