category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] Stasis in the Medieval World, 13th-14th April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University College London
contact email: 
victoria.symons@ucl.ac.uk

The Early Medieval Interdisciplinary Conference Series (EMICS) is pleased to present ‘Stasis in the Medieval World’, to be held at University College London on 13th-14th April 2013.

[UPDATE] Coming Home: Stony Brook University's 25th Annual English Department Graduate Conference--Rescheduled Date: March 16

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate English Society, Stony Brook University, NY
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

Due to the weather in the northeast last week, 'Coming Home' has been rescheduled and will now be held on Saturday, March 16.

Teaching and Hospitality (MLA, Chicago 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Jacob Stratman, John Brown University
contact email: 
jstratman@jbu.edu

This roundtable will explore how hospitality as a metaphor for teaching informs particular pedagogical decisions. How does "hospitality" conceptualize the teaching/learning experience?

Interpretations of Greek Myths

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

Call for Papers
2013 RMMLA Convention
VANCOUVER, Washington, USA ~ October 10-12, 2013

The deadline to submit a proposal to a session chair is MARCH 1.

Political Theology, Re-enchantment, and Literature

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

Call for Papers
2013 RMMLA Convention
VANCOUVER, Washington, USA ~ October 10-12, 2013
The deadline to submit a proposal to a session chair is MARCH 1.

Modernism and the Queer Ordinary (MSA 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Wilson / Christopher Newport University
contact email: 
mary.wilson[@]cnu.edu

“Queer” has become a familiar modifier of “modernism,” to the point that Heather Love could argue in PMLA that “of all the forms of marginal modernism that have surfaced in the past couple o

CFP: 30th Annual Conference of the Sport Literature Association (June 26-29, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The Sport Literature Association
contact email: 
jlarance@westliberty.edu

SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS

SPORT LITERATURE ASSOCIATION

June 26-29, 2013

Call for Guest Editors - Networking Knowledge: Journal of the MeCCSA-PGN

full name / name of organization: 
Networking Knowledge: Journal of the MeCCSA-PGN
contact email: 
aaxmaf@nottingham.ac.uk

Call for Guest Editors

Sherlock Collection of Essays 1st June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Farghaly
contact email: 
Nadine.Farghaly@gmx.net

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are one of the best known couples in Literature.

Tomb Raider Collection of Essays 1st of June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Farghaly
contact email: 
Nadine.Farghaly@gmx.net

First appearing in the 1996 video game Tomb Raider, Lara Croft has since then been featured in over ten video games, two motion pictures, several graphic novel series, an animated series and books.

Bearing Across: Translating Literary Narratives of Migration, 16-17 September 2013 [abstract deadline: 13 March 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Erasmus University College of Brussels, Belgium
contact email: 
philippe.humble@vub.ac.be; arvisepp@vub.ac.be

International Conference organised by the Centre for Literary Translation at the Erasmus University College of Brussels in cooperation with the Centre for Literature, Intermediality, and Culture at th

[UPDATE] Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (Apr 19-20, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University - English Department
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com

Conference Title: Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (4th Annual)

Theme: “Historicizing Difference in Globalized Subjectivities”

Entangled Children: Technology, Media-Enhancement, and Storytelling (abstracts 5/1, SAMLA 11/8-10)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Children's Literature Discussion Circle
contact email: 
cldc.samla@gmail.com

Entangled Children: Technology, Media-Enhancement, and Storytelling in Children's Culture

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, Issue 12.4

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Clinton
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Introducing
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Issue 12.4

Why Feminisms Still Matter in the 21st Century: Mentoring, Community, Collaboration, and Feminist Agency in Interdisciplinary Fe

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Workshop CCCC
contact email: 
4c2013feminismsworkshop@gmail.com

UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE: January 20, 2013

Why Feminisms Still Matter in the 21st Century: Mentoring, Community, Collaboration, and Feminist Agency in Interdisciplinary Feminist Discourse

Colloquium for American Literature and Culture--NYU

full name / name of organization: 
CALC
contact email: 
nyucalc@gmail.com

The Colloquium in American Literature and Culture

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY

CALL FOR PAPERS

Electronic Atwood (MLA, Boston, Jan. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Margaret Atwood Society
contact email: 
kjwaltonen@ucdavis.edu

This panel will be on Atwood's creative use of electronic media, including her new works published only in electronic format. Send 250 word abstracts by 8 March 2013 to Theodore F.

Atwood's Latest Work Roundtable (MLA, Boston, Jan. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Margaret Atwood Society
contact email: 
kjwaltonen@ucdavis.edu

The ORYX AND CRAKE trilogy will be completed in October. We're proposing a roundtable discussion of the final book.

New Crops, Old Fields: (Re)Imagining Irish Folklore (5-7 September 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
newcrops@qub.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker :
Prof. Diarmuid Ó Giolláin (University of Notre-Dame)

"Efface the Traces!" Modernism and Influence

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
effacethetraces@gmail.com

Registration is now open for '"Efface the Traces!" Modernism and Influence', a three-day interdisciplinary conference, taking place at Durham University on 9-11 April 2013.

[UPDATE] 20th Annual (dis)junctions Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Conference, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE EXTENDED to Feb 22

full name / name of organization: 
Josh Pearson, University of California Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This year’s (dis)junctions conference at UCR invites papers that contribute to conversations around notions of “encountering,” with particular focus given to the operation of texts, understood a

Call for Application - UCSIA Summer School "Culture, Religion and Society" (25 August - 1 September 2013, Antwerp, Belgium)

full name / name of organization: 
University Centre Saint-Ignatius Antwerp
contact email: 
sara.mels@ua.ac.be

(Re)Presenting the Archive

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sheffield, UK
contact email: 
archive@sheffield.ac.uk

In a Higher Education context where originality in research is increasingly valorised, what place is there for explicitly re-presentational practices such as scholarly editing and curating?

DUI 2013 Call for Participation. Jun 24, 2013 - Jun 27, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
DUI 2013 - 3rd Workshop on Distributed User Interfaces: Models, Methods and Tools
contact email: 
hfardoun@kau.edu.sa

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

3rd Workshop on Distributed User Interfaces: Models, Methods and Tools
EICS 2013 Workshop

CFP: From Monadism to Nomadism: A Hybrid Approach to Cultural Productions. [Deadline Extension: February 22, 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
The Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Students conference will be held at the campus of the University of California, Merced on April 12-13, 2013.
contact email: 
wc.2013gradconf@ucmerced.edu

The Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Students conference will be held at the campus of the University of California, Merced on April 12-13, 2013.

[UPDATE] Mod Bods: Modernism, Bodies, and...

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Wyoming English Department
contact email: 
agraham8@uwyo.edu

Mod Bods:
Modernism, Bodies, and…

NWSA 2013: Hybrid Identities: Crossing Normative Boundaries through the Intersection of Feminism, Masculinities, and Aging

full name / name of organization: 
Melanie Cattrell, Western Carolina University
contact email: 
macattrell@email.wcu.edu

National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) Conference
Cincinnati, Ohio, November 7-10, 2013
Abstract deadline: February 15, 2013
Conference Theme: Negotiating Points of Encounter

Marxism and Psychoanalysis in the Twenty-First Century (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2014 Special Session
contact email: 
gallego@stolaf.edu; ameehan@email.arizona.edu

This panel seeks to address the theoretical-methodological intersectionality of two influential but controversial disciplines(Marxism and psychoanalysis), with special focus on their current historica

Call for papers: Guernica Canadian Writers Series, Collection of Essays, Michael Onddatje, abstract due May 30/13

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Jolene Armstrong, Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences, Athabasca University
contact email: 
jolenea@athabascau.ca

Call for papers: Guernica Canadian Writers Series, collection of essays, Michael Onddatje

MLA 2014: Collaboration in Comics (deadline 3/08/2013; conference 1/9-12/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association: Discussion Group on Comics & Graphic Narratives
contact email: 
charles.hatfield@gmail.com

...
The verbal-visual form of comics offers unique opportunities for collaboration. We invite critical perspectives on the advantages, constraints, and effects of collaboration in comics.

MLA 2014: Transnational Comics (deadline 3/08/2013; conference 1/9-12/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association: Division on Literature & Other Arts; Discussion Group on Comics & Graphic Narratives
contact email: 
nhora.serrano@csulb.edu; anke.finger@uconn.edu

...
How have comics affected, and been affected by, transnational cultural exchanges?

CALL FOR RESEARCH & EMPIRICAL PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
JM INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS
contact email: 
jmacademyitm@gmail.com

JM INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS

web: www.jmijp.com
e-mail: jmacademyitm@gmail.com

CALL FOR RESEARCH & EMPIRICAL PAPERS

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In Bodies We Trust: Performance, Affect, & Political Economy

full name / name of organization: 
Northwestern University Department of Performance Studies Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
nupsconf@gmail.com

In Bodies We Trust: Performance, Affect, & Political Economy

an interdisciplinary graduate student conference

Department of Performance Studies at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Essay Collection: Graphic Novel Pedagogy -- ABSTRACT 6/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew L. Miller / University of South Carolina Aiken
contact email: 
matthewm@usca.edu

Call for Papers: Graphic Novel Pedagogy

The Human journal NOW accepts submissions. May 5, 2013 is the deadline for the June issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human, a journal of humanities, social sciences, and arts
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (www.humanjournal.org) is an international and interdisciplinary new journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, postcolonial, etc.),

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