category: interdisciplinary

ReFocus: The Films of Preston Sturges

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh University Press
contact email: 
Dr. Jeff Jaeckle (jeff.jaeckle@pcc.edu) and Dr. Sarah Kozloff (sakozloff@vassar.edu)

ReFocus: The Films of Preston Sturges

CFP Narrative Play -- PCA/ACA Annual Conference: Chicago, April 16-19, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association
contact email: 
bryanttj@buffalostate.edu

The Game Studies Subject Area of the PCA/ACA offers a forum for critical, cultural, and technical examinations of the social and intellectual aspects of play in all forms and media.

GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine: Call For Submissions (abstracts due: November 15)

full name / name of organization: 
GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine
contact email: 
editors@gutsmagazine.ca

The second installment of GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine will address the topic of “women’s work.” This issue will explore the politics of the gender

"Are Ghosts Unnatural" ISSN 2014 Panel

full name / name of organization: 
2014 ISSN Conference (March 27-30, 2014 in Cambridge, MA)
contact email: 
hoffman.783@osu.edu or jessica.pfeffer@tufts.edu

Ghosts occupy a marginal position in unnatural narrative; instead of being considered in their strangeness, they are frequently naturalized through questions of genre.

The Human journal is NOW accepting submissions for its December 2013 issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, Irish, etc.), classical and mo

NVSA 2014 Call for Papers [UPDATE & REMINDER]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
erika.behrisch.elce@rmc.ca

The deadline is approaching (15 October, 2013) for submissions to the 2014 Northeast Victorian Studies Association conference, taking place at Stony Brook University in New York, April 11-13, 2014.

UPDATE Charlot or the figure of the tramp and its avatars in literature, cinema and the other arts France 10-12 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Angers , CRILA
contact email: 
morgane.jourdren@univ-angers.fr

The following conference is being organized by Morgane Jourdren at the University of Angers, France.

REMINDER: CFP Suffragette Legacy

full name / name of organization: 
University of Manchester and People's History Museum
contact email: 
suffragetteevent@gmail.com

Suffragette Legacy
How does the History of Feminism Inspire Current Thinking in Manchester?
Saturday 8 March 2014

Call for Papers

Women and Performance, Special issue, “The Haptic: Thinking Through Texture.”

full name / name of organization: 
Women and Performance
contact email: 
hapticissue@gmail.com, managingeditor@womenandperformance.org

Special Issue: Call for Submissions

Issue Guest Editor: Rizvana Bradley (Assistant Professor, WGSS, Emory University)

Submission Deadline: December 1, 2013

International Conference (Re)constructing Latinity: National and Transnational Identities of Romance Cultures. Nov. 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
latinity2013@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
International Conference
(Re)constructing Latinity: National and Transnational Identities of Romance Cultures.
Interdisciplinary and Transdisciplinary Approaches

[UPDATE] NeMLA 2014, sessions with extended deadline (4/

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
nemlasupport@gmail.com

NeMLA 2014 Call for Papers: extended 10/14/13

2014 Northeast Modern Language Association Convention
April 3-6, 2014
Location: Hilton Harrisburg
Host: Susquehanna University

Black Paris (ACLA 2014- New York University) - March 20-23, 3014

full name / name of organization: 
Mame-Fatou Niang/ Carnegie Mellon University
contact email: 
mniang@andrew.cmu.edu

Seminar Proposal “Black Paris”
American Comparative Literature Association 2014
New York University, NYC, NY March 20-23, 2014

CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (May 23-24. 2014): Proposals Due January 5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oceanic Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
cedelson@chaminade.edu

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-24, 2014
Chaminade University of Honolulu
http://oceanicpopularcultureassociation.blogspot.com/

Otherness: Essays and Studies 4.2 - Deadline Dec 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Otherness
contact email: 
otherness.research@gmail.com

Call for Papers – Otherness: Essays and Studies 4.2
The peer-reviewed e-journal Otherness: Essays and Studies is now accepting submissions for its general issue, forthcoming Winter 2013.

EXTENDED DEADLINE (November 1, 2013) The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group and the Nineteenth-Century Forum
contact email: 
aranruth@umich.edu, adsneed@umich.edu

The Economy of Scales

Richard Brautigan at ALA

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
andersonwires@gmail.com

I am looking for fellow Richard Brautigan scholars for fill out a panel for the American Literature Association's conference in May in Washington, DC.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR POETRY BOOK- ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’

full name / name of organization: 
‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’
contact email: 
themuseindia@gmail.com

We are seeking honest, thoughtful, well-written poetry for upcoming poetry anthology ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’.

Early Modern Studies Conference, 2014: Reading, UK.

full name / name of organization: 
University of Reading, UK
contact email: 
r.bullard@reading.ac.uk

The Early Modern Research Centre, University of Reading
Reading Conference in Early Modern Studies, 7-9 July 2014: call for papers

Terror in/as Global Narrative: The Aesthetics and Representation of 9/11 in the Late Age of Late Capitalism (DUE: Nov 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Liliana M. Naydan / Seminar at the ACLA 2014 Annual Meeting
contact email: 
lnaydan@umich.edu

Erected amid criticism in a mid-century modernist style and once the tallest buildings on the globe, New York’s Twin Towers emerged as haughty symbols of American capitalism in what Henry Luce deeme

Isms: An Exploration of the Invisible Barriers of Classification

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

Isms: An Exploration into the Invisible Barriers of Classification
Saturday, March 22th, 2014
California State University, Northridge

Ism: A distinctive doctrine, system, or theory.

American Literature in the World Graduate Conference, Yale University, April 11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Yale University
contact email: 
anusha.alles@yale.edu

The conference hopes to broaden the scope of American literature, opening it to more complex geographies, and to a variety of genres and media.

Burning Daylight Academic Journal Accepting Submissions from Graduate and Undergraduate Students from October 1st - January 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Burning Daylight is an annual student journal published through Sonoma State University's Department of English graduate program dedicated to providing a place for the emergent voices in the field of

Ethnic U.S. Lit & Religion, deadline 26 Oct (MELUS, March 6-9 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson, U of North Georgia
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Any topic related to the use/depiction/influence of religion in ethnic U.S. literature (including pop culture) is welcome.

Early Caribbean Society CFP: Date Update

full name / name of organization: 
Early Caribbean Society
contact email: 
earlycaribbeansociety@gmail.com

Call for Papers
“Early European Caribbeana”
The Third Symposium of the Early Caribbean Society
20-21 July, 2014, at Kingston University, London, England

Call for Abstracts (January 1, 2014): Representations of Childhood in Comics (anthology)

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Heimermann (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) and Brittany Tullis (St. Ambrose University)
contact email: 
heimermanntullis@gmail.com

Representations of Childhood in Comics

Imagining Diaspora in the Shadow of U.S. Empire, Panel Proposal: Deadline November 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kimberly J. Banks, Assistant Professor, English Department, Queensborough Community College
contact email: 
kbanks@qcc.cuny.edu

Panel Proposal
Imagining Diaspora in the Shadow of U.S. Empire
African Diasporas: Old and New Conference April 3-6, 2014
University of Texas at Austin

2014 First Ever International Women’s Issues Conference (IWIC): Women at Crossroads: Literacy, Leadership, Power and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
University Central Florida, Women's Studies Program and the College of Education in partnership with International Policy Analysis Center (IPAC)
contact email: 
santana@ucf.edu

Call for Abstracts
Deadline: November 11, 2013.

[UPDATE] Baraka at 80: DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
b.hickman@kent.ac.uk

Keynote speaker: PAUL GILROY
With a reading from AMIRI BARAKA

Business Money & Office Cultures Area,16-19 April 2014, National Conference of the Popular Culture/American Culture Associations

full name / name of organization: 
Business, Money & Office Cultures Area of the Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
contact email: 
dosborne@scc.spokane.edu

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
2014 National Conference
Business, Money & Office Cultures Area
April 16-19, 2014
Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Anthology of Bangla Dalit Women writing in Translation

full name / name of organization: 
DR. UJJWAL JANA,DEPT OF ENGLISH ,PONDICHERRY UNIVERSITY,INDIA
contact email: 
ujjwaljn@gmail.com

The emergence of dalit literature in Bangla as a cultural discourse has been a recent phenomenon, spanning for a period of about twenty five years.

[UPDATE] Reading the New Academic Novel (The Louisville Conference 2014, February 20-22)

full name / name of organization: 
Ian Butcher, Duquesne University
contact email: 
butcheri@duq.edu

Reading the New Academic Novel

The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
February 20-22, 2014

[UPDATE] Post-9/11 Narratives of American Im/Emigration (NeMLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA
contact email: 
dailym@bc.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

CFP: 2nd Global Conference: Transmedia: Storytelling and Beyond (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tm2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference:Transmedia: Storytelling and Beyond

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE: DEADLINE APPROACHING] Cultural Crossings: Production, Consumption and Reception Across the Canada-US Border

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and the Canada-US Border
contact email: 
ccusborder@kent.ac.uk

Cultural Crossings: Production, Consumption, and Reception across the Canada-US Border

http://www.kent.ac.uk/ccusb/events/nottingham.html

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ewf5@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

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