category: interdisciplinary

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English
contact email: 
dagse.conference@gmail.com

On December 11th 2012, Chief Theresa Spence of the Attawapiskat First Nation in Northern Ontario declared a hunger strike to critique the federal government’s abuses of treaty rights and First Natio

Sirens - 10/10 - 10/13; deadline May 10

full name / name of organization: 
Cora Anderson / Narrate Conferences
contact email: 
programming at sirensconference.org

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Sirens
Stevenson, Washington
October 10–13, 2013
A conference on women in fantasy literature presented by Narrate Conferences, Inc.

April 15 Deadline -- PAMLA 2013 San Diego (Nov 1-3) -- Special Session: "Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids"

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sfrohlic@ucsd.edu

[UPDATE] PAMLA Standing Session on Autobiography. San Diego, CA, Nov 1-3, 2013. Deadline: Apr 15, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Heflin / Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
heflin@iup.edu

We are seeking exceptional papers on all aspects of autobiography, memoir, diary, and life-writing for the standing session on Autobiography at the 111th annual meeting of the PAMLA conference at Bahi

[UPDATE] Extended deadline (April 30, 2013) - CFC: Examining Paratextual Theory and its Applications in Digital Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Desrochers/Universite de Montreal
contact email: 
nadine.desrochers@umontreal.ca

Editors: Nadine Desrochers, Assistant Professor, École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information, Université de Montréal, and Daniel Apollon, Associate Professor in Digital Culture, U

It Was 50 Years Ago Today!: An International Beatles Celebration

full name / name of organization: 
Penn State University
contact email: 
womack@psu.edu

Organized by Penn State University, this international Beatles celebration will be held at Penn State’s Altoona College on February 7-9, 2014, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles

Special 2014 MLA session: Literary-Mathematical Intersections: Case Studies in Interdisciplinary Methodology

full name / name of organization: 
MLA - special session
contact email: 
kolb.margaret@berkeley.edu

We're looking for one panelist to round out our panel on literary scholarship that deals with history and methodology of mathematics.

Literature and Cognitive Difference: SAMLA Convention, Nov. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Osteen / Society for Critical Exchange
contact email: 
mosteen@loyola.edu

SAMLA 2013

Literature and Cognitive Difference

Magical Realist Writing as Narrative Strategy in the Recovery of Historical Traumata - Abstracts by June 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Eugene Arva & Hubert Roland - Interférences littéraires / Literaire interferenties (e-journal)
contact email: 
genearva@aol.com

http://www.interferenceslitteraires.be/en

Magical Realist Writing as Narrative Strategy in the Recovery of Historical Traumata
- Call for Papers -

MMLA 2013 Special Session (Proposed): Irony and Authenticity in Contemporary Artistic Production (Milwaukee; Nov. 7-10, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Janessa Toro/ University of Missouri/ Deadline: May 25
contact email: 
jltz85@mail.missouri.edu

Is there room for earnestness and authenticity in contemporary media?

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: AULLA 2013: Worldmaking - Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA)
contact email: 
subscriptions@aulla.com.au

NEW DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 31 May, 2013

The theme of the 37th Congress of the Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA) is ‘Worldmaking’.

Space and Place in the Arts and Humanities

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

DEADLINE 17th May for abstract and draft article along with an academic CV to editors@harts-minds.co.uk - Spread the Word!

Space and Place in the Humanities and Arts

June 15th, 2013, EDITED ANTHOLOGY, ENERGY IN LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Paula Farca
contact email: 
pfarca@mines.edu

June 15th, 2013, EDITED ANTHOLOGY
Energy in Literature: Essays on Energy and Its Social and Environmental Implications in Twentieth-Century Literary Texts (edited by Paula A. Farca)

London Fantastic - Pre-1900 (LonCon, August 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
LonCon
contact email: 
londonfantastic@gmail.com

Fantastic London
LonCon, August 2014

Proposals are welcome on “Fantastic London” for the academic programme at Loncon 3, the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention.

ASLE-Sponsored session at M/MLA: Postmodern Farmer-Citizen. Submissions due 4/20/13, Conference November 7-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Breyen Strickler / Association for the Study of LIterature and Environment
contact email: 
breyan.strickler@loras.edu

Association for the Study of LIterature and Environment, Allied Organization of the Midwest MLA. 350 word proposals due to breyan.strickler@loras.edu by April 20, 2013.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended - Crossing the Bar: Public Engagement and Humanities Research

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University & University of Liverpool
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk, k.astbury@liverpool.ac.uk

Due to the number of people who've requested a slightly later deadline, we've extended the deadline to Wednesday April 10th 2013.

[UPDATE: REMINDER] The Art of Walking – Lyon (France) – 4/15/2013 & 10/10-12/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Klaus Benesch, LMU/University of Munich (Germany) & François Specq, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon/CNRS (France)
contact email: 
klaus.benesch@lmu.de / Francois.Specq@ens-lyon.fr

The Art of Walking: Pedestrian Mobility in Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts from the Eighteenth to the Twenty-First Century

[Update] Exploring Digital Narcissisms

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

Reconstruction 13.3: Exploring Digital Narcissisms

Transatlantic perspective on 20th-century dictatorships in Spain and Latin America

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Hogan / University of San Diego
contact email: 
erin.hogan "at" gmail.com

Transatlantic perspective on 20th-century dictatorships in Spain and Latin America

The Lost Subject

full name / name of organization: 
University of Dundee
contact email: 
e.r.rogers@dundee.ac.uk

DEADLINE EXTENDED - 9th APRIL 2013

Tuesday 14th May 2013
Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

SAMLA 2013 | Composing in Autopilot: Implications of Writing in Web 2.0

full name / name of organization: 
Rhetoric and Composition
contact email: 
jwcraig@fsu.edu

Papers are welcome for the 85th Annual SAMLA Conference, which will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, November 8-10, 2013.

ImageTexT Special Issue: Comics and Post-Secondary Education

full name / name of organization: 
ImageTexT
contact email: 
jbcarter777@gmail.com and naltabaa@ufl.edu

ImageTexT Special Issue: "Comics and Post-Secondary Pedagogy"
Posted 29 Mar, 2013 at http://www.english.ufl.edu/imagetext/news.shtml?%2Fcfp

Guest Editor: James Bucky Carter, Ph.D.

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

The quint’s nineteenth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and rev

The New Western

full name / name of organization: 
Scott F. Stoddart
contact email: 
scott_stoddart@fitnyc.edu

THE NEW WESTERN

Prisons of Stone, Word, and Flesh: Medieval and Early Modern Captivity. Interdisciplinary symposium at Brown, 2/21/14

full name / name of organization: 
John Moreau, Brown University
contact email: 
john_moreau@brown.edu

Prisons of Stone, Word, and Flesh: Medieval and Early Modern Captivity. A One-Day Interdisciplinary Symposium at Brown University
February 21, 2014

Starz television’s Spartacus series

full name / name of organization: 
Michael G. Cornelius
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Starz television’s Spartacus series

Call for papers

Editor: Michael G. Cornelius, Ph.D.

A scholarly treatment of Starz television’s Spartacus series is currently being compiled.

CFP TRACES - Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Research Conference - Friday 14 June 2013 [Deadline: 30 April 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
GLITS - Goldsmiths College, University of London
contact email: 
traces2013@gold.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Mark Currie (Queen Mary, University of London)

Oh you lost God! You endless trace!
Only because in the end hate divided you

Anti-Portraiture - 6th June 2013 Birkbeck College, University of London

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, University of London
contact email: 
theantiportrait@gmail.com

In the disciplines of art history and visual culture, the portrait is often understood as the depiction of a unique human subject. But what are the limits of portraiture?

The Queerness and Games Conference. UC Berkeley. October 26th & 27th, 2013. Apply by 7/1

full name / name of organization: 
The Queerness and Games Conference
contact email: 
qgconference@gmail.com

Where & When:
UC Berkeley Center for New Media
Saturday and Sunday, October 26th and 27th, 20013
Registration info at www.qgcon.com
qgconference@gmail.com; @qgcon; #qgcon

What:

American Fantasies and Dreams

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey
contact email: 
asat2007@gmail.com

American Studies Association of Turkey
36th International Conference

American Fantasies and Dreams
May 14–16, 2014
Atatürk University
Erzurum Technical University
Erzurum, Turkey

“Secularity and Faith”; Literature and Religion Panel for PAMLA (Nov. 1-3, 2013); Deadline: April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
haein.park@biola.edu

We are currently seeking proposals for the Literature and Religion panel at the 2013 Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference in San Diego, California.

[UPDATE] Submission Deadline Extended to May 1st. ‘Love that Moves the Sun and Other Stars’: Exploring the Virtues in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Holly Ordway / Houston Baptist University
contact email: 
hordway@hbu.edu

Southwest Region Conference on Christianity and Literature
Where:
Houston Baptist University, Houston TX
When:
Sept. 20-21, 2013
Proposals:

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Pupil Journal Publication CFP extended deadline 4/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
Teaching Writing Club - California State University Fullerton
contact email: 
teachingwritingclub@gmail.com

Deadline for submissions extended to April 15th, 2013.

[UPDATE] Cultures, Contexts, Signposts: Making Meaning in Walker Percy

full name / name of organization: 
Walker Percy Society at South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jdominy@berry.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention, 8-10 November 2013, Atlanta, Georgia

Cultures, Contexts, Signposts: Making Meaning in Walker Percy

full name / name of organization: 
Walker Percy Society at South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jdominy@berry.edu

The Walker Percy Society Session at SAMLA 85 seeks presentations on Percy and related authors in the spirit of the conference’s special focus, “Cultures, Contexts, Images, and Texts: Making Meani

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