category: interdisciplinary

Trendy transitions and turbulent times in the media spectrum

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Communication Studies
contact email: 
mediajournal@ymail.com

Call for Papers: Journal of Media Watch May 2014

Trendy transitions and turbulent times in the media spectrum

Excursions Vol. 5 No. 1 “Boundaries”

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

'To be inside and outside a position at the same time – to occupy a territory while loitering sceptically on the boundary – is often where the most intensely creative ideas stem from.

Revolution and Evolution, BCLA Postgraduate Conference, 10-11 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Essex, UK
contact email: 
evolution.and.revolution2014@gmail.com

The University of Essex and the British Comparative Literature Association invite postgraduates to submit abstracts for an interdisciplinary conference.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: Dec. 30th Beacon: A Graduate Conference in the Humanities Feb. 28 - Mar. 2, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Massachusetts Boston
contact email: 
umass.boston.beacon@gmail.com

Beacon: A Graduate Conference in the Humanities

Interpreting Appropriation/Appropriate Interpretation

"Poisons in the 18th Century" SCSECS 13-15 Feb 2014- Galveston TX

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
broomej1@wpunj.edu

The topic of this panel will be poison: literal and metaphorical poisons; real and imagined poisons; newly-discovered poisons; cures and treatments for poisons; poisons used for medicinal purposes; co

[Update] The Matter of Murder (edited essay collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Brett Grubisic and Gisele Baxter
contact email: 
representingcdnmurder@gmail.com

Calling for Submissions
The Matter of Murder:
Canadian Studies / Narratives of Nation / the Politics of Representation

Reading Bad: A critical analysis of the Breaking Bad series

full name / name of organization: 
Alice Nuttall, Oxford Brookes University
contact email: 
readingbad@gmail.com

Vince Gilligan’s series Breaking Bad, running from 2008-2013, has enjoyed immense popularity, gathering a dedicated fanbase and spawning several well-known memes.

“The Future of Trauma and Memory Studies" April 11 & 12, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Initiative in Holocaust, Genocide and Memory Studies - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
contact email: 
Jkyoung2@illinois.edu

“The Future of Trauma and Memory Studies: Challenging Interpretive and Theoretical Boundaries”

Graduate Student Conference, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

April 11-12, 2014

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English / 14-17 July 2014 / Lincoln, UK / Deadline: 1st February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Martin Paul Eve, University of Lincoln
contact email: 
meve@lincoln.ac.uk

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English
3rd Biennial International Conference
14-17 July 2014, University of Lincoln, UK

CALL FOR PAPERS

NEW LITERATURES IN ENGLISH

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R.P. Singh Associate Professor of English and Modern European Languages, University of Lucknow Pin- 226007 rpsingh.lu@gmail.com Phone-09415159137
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

The proposed book seeks to examine various aspects of New Literatures in English with special reference to the following:
1. Making of New Literatures
2. Postcolonialism
3. Postmodernism

After Glissant: Caribbean Aesthetics and the Politics of Relation (1/15/14) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Maguire
contact email: 
e-maguire@northwestern.edu

Discourse – Journal for Theoretical Studies in Media and Culture

“Here You Leave Today”: Time & Temporality in Theme Parks (International Conference, 18-20 September 2014, Mainz, Germany)

full name / name of organization: 
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (Germany)
contact email: 
carla@uni-mainz.de; freitagf@uni-mainz.de

Since the 1980s theme parks have been the object of critical analysis for a large variety of disciplines, from (popular) culture studies, ethnology, and anthropology to architecture, (popular) history

The Comic Book Superheroes

full name / name of organization: 
Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures (ISSN 1883-5953)
contact email: 
editors@synaesthesiajournal.com

Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures is an open-access interdisciplinary journal, rigorously peer-reviewed and oriented toward advancing new perspectives and understandings of how thought, enga

The Right to Know in the Age of Surveillance

full name / name of organization: 
Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures (ISSN 1883-5953)
contact email: 
editors@synaesthesiajournal.com

Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures is an open-access interdisciplinary journal, rigorously peer-reviewed and oriented toward advancing new perspectives and understandings of how thought, enga

Canadian Literature of World War I International Conference Ottawa, July 31-August 3, 2014 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of British Columbia, University of Ottawa and Canadian War Museum
contact email: 
worldwarone.lit@ubc.ca

Plenary speakers: Margaret MacMillan, Frances Itani, and Tim Cook

Organizers: Nancy Holmes, David Staines, Anderson Araujo

Interventions in English Studies: Finding Our Places

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Dayton
contact email: 
cfp.udayton@gmail.com

“When I cannot see words curling like rings of smoke round me I am in darkness ­I am nothing.” -Virginia Woolf, The Waves

[UPDATE] Literati 2014: "Speaking Bodies," March 29, 2014 Call for Undergraduate Work

full name / name of organization: 
Madison Undergraduate Society for English
contact email: 
uwliterati@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literati 2014: Speaking Bodies
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
www.museuw.com/call-for-papers

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (Print ISSN 2277-3967) (Online ISSN:

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum, Pune, India (http://www.interactionsforum.com/new-academia)
contact email: 
newacademia.if@gmail.com

Special Issue on Research Methods in Literature
Vol III Issue II Jan 14 (Submit papers before 15 January 2014)
Impact Factor: 0.39

[ASA Annual Meeting 2014] Fandom and the Public Sphere: Textuality, Affect, and Social Relevance

full name / name of organization: 
Sebastian M. Herrmann / Leipzig University
contact email: 
smherrmann@uni-leipzig.de

The Research Initiative "Selbst-Bewusste Erzählungen" calls for contributions to a panel at the 2014 ASA Annual Meeting (Nov. 6-9, 2014):

Why Bukowski? Why Now? May 22-25, 2014 Washington DC

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
jennifer.hagen.forsberg@gmail.com

Bukowski’s hostility toward academics has been well documented in his poetry and prose. Yet, what accounts for the academy’s hostility toward Bukowski?

[UPDATE] CFP: "Visions of Empire," 6th Annual Medievalist Graduate Student Conference, February 28, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Medievalists @ Penn, University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
pennmedieval@gmail.com

Medievalists @ Penn (M@P) is a graduate student organization at the University of Pennsylvania invested in developing a broad interdisciplinary understanding of the Middle Ages.

ICSMSC 2014 - 1st International Communication Science and Media Studies Congress

full name / name of organization: 
Kocaeli University, Communication Faculty
contact email: 
info@icsmsc.org

1st International Communication Science and Media Studies Congress

Call for Papers
12 – 14 MAY 2014
http://www.icsmsc.org/

Dear Colleagues,

[UPDATE} Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University (SUNY) Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
adisciplinarity@gmail.com

The Seventh Annual
Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

CFP: Sound and Silence

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from postgraduates or early career researchers on the subject of Sound and/or Silence for the fourth edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students o

3rd Annual Rockford University Sports Studies Symposium, April 25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Rockford University
contact email: 
sklein@rockford.edu

The focus of this year’s symposium is “Defining Sport.” How should scholars of sport approaching defining sport? Is there a consistent definition or approach to defining sport?

3rd Global Conference: Sins, Vices and Virtues (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sins3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Sins, Vices and Virtues

Friday 25th July – Sunday 27th July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Call for Papers for volume 7, n° 2(14)/ 2014 ESSACHESS – Journal for Communication Studies How does Gender

full name / name of organization: 
ESSACHESS
contact email: 
essachess@gmail.com

Call for Papers for volume 7, n° 2(14)/ 2014

ESSACHESS – Journal for Communication Studies
www.essachess.com

(Dis)ability, Diversity and Performance

full name / name of organization: 
alt.theatre: cultural diversity and the stage
contact email: 
submissions@alttheatre.ca

Call for Submissions:
(Dis)ability, Diversity and Performance

Ezra Pound and Other World Cultures, May 22-25 2014 Washington DC

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association Annual Conference/Ezra Pound Society
contact email: 
robert.kibler@minotstateu.edu and demetres@unb.edu

Call for Papers, American Literature Association, May 22-25, 2014 Washington DC

"Working Through Environmental Unlikeness: Ecology and Nature in the Humanities." April 5th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University English Conference: St. John's University English Dept.
contact email: 
sju.grad.conference2014@gmail.com

“Working through Environmental Unlikeness: Ecology and Nature in the Humanities”
St. John’s University Graduate English Conference: April 5th, 2014

East/ West Cultural Passage conference: Changing Places, 29-31 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

EAST-WEST CULTURAL PASSAGE CONFERENCE:
CHANGING PLACES

29-31 May 2014

“The Literature of American Real Estate” - ALA 2014, May 22-25

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
lmansouri@berkeley.edu

American literature begins with real estate. Columbus’s and da Vaca’s travelogues, Harriot’s and Smith’s advertisements to prospective colonists, and the Puritans’ disquisitions on God’s promises to their “plantations” all constructed America’s vast, unexplored land as future property.

IROCSJournals: Call For Paper- 12-31-2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Research Organization of Computer Science
contact email: 
press@irocsjournals.org

You will receive a comprehensive and fair peer review within just three weeks from submission.

Meyerbeer and French Grand opéra

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

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

Music and Figurative Arts in the Twentieth Century

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

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

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