category: interdisciplinary

DECEMBER DEADLINE for excellent undergraduate work

full name / name of organization: 
Queen City Writers journal of undergraduate writing
contact email: 
lisa.beckelhimer@uc.edu

The peer-reviewed undergraduate journal Queen City Writers seeks written and multimedia submissions for the spring 2014 issue themed around civil rights and race relations.

[UPDATE] The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly: American Exceptionalism in the 21st Century, April 17-18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue American Studies
contact email: 
allen65@purdue.edu

Call for Papers

39th Annual American Studies Graduate Symposium
The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly: American Exceptionalism in the 21st Century

Purdue University, April 17-18, 2014

New Voices Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
newvoices2014@nuigalway.ie

Multi-Disciplinary Postgraduate and Early Career Scholars Conference

Hosted by National University of Ireland, Galway – 5th to 7th June, 2014

Nation and Its Discontents_Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Editorial Team, Nation and Its Discontents
contact email: 
nation.discontents@gmail.com

Contributions are sought for an edited volume titled "Nation and Its Discontents" focusing on South Asia.

CALL FOR PAPERS TO BE PRESENTED AT A PANEL AT THE NEXT CRITICAL MIXED RACE STUDIES CONFERENCE IN CHICAGO IN NOVEMBER 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Gwenn-Aël Lynn / De Paul University
contact email: 
gwenn@gwennaellynn.com

“Mixed Race Subjects As Global Organizers.”

Between Places and Space: Landscapes of Liminality - 5-6 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
spacesbetweenplaces@gmail.com

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
5-6 June 2014
Trinity College Dublin

Traversing the Transnational April 10-12, 2014 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tulsa English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
TUEGSA2014@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Traversing the Transnational
2014 University of Tulsa English Graduate Student Conference
April 10 – April 12, 2014

Call for Papers - Shift, Issue 7

full name / name of organization: 
Shift: Graduate Journal of Visual and Material Culture
contact email: 
editors@shiftjournal.org

http://shiftjournal.org

CFP: Partition, Democracy, (and Europe) Abstract Deadline: 31 December 2013, Conference on 1-2 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University and the University of St Andrews
contact email: 
partitions@cardiff.ac.uk

Cardiff University and the University of St Andrews are pleased to announce the latest symposium of "Partitions - What are they good for?", the AHRC funded Research Network on Comparative Partitions.

2014 (dis)junctions Graduate Student Conference Media Panel - University California, Riverside

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Riverside English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
Eric.Atkinson@email.ucr.edu

(dis)junctions is the interdisciplinary conference hosted by the English graduate students at UC Riverside, and is designed as a friendly forum for graduate students of all levels to introduce their l

Transaction: An Interdisciplinary Conference (Mar. 28-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The University at Albany English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 12th Annual EGSO Conference:

TRANSACTION

March 28-29, 2014

Transformations: A Journal of Myth and Fairy Tale Studies - Proposals January 8 th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
EMMA, Université Montpellier 3, France
contact email: 
julie.sauvage<@>univ-montp3.fr, weeksj<@>iupui.edu

We are in the process of establishing a brand new web-based, peer-reviewed journal in English, in the field of myth and fairy tale studies.

REMINDER: Deadline 1 January 2014: MLA 2015: Personas in Production (8-11 January; Vancouver, Canada)

full name / name of organization: 
Melanie R. Wattenbarger
contact email: 
mrwattenbarger@cohab.mu.ac.in

This proposed special session will examine the typefication, marketing practices and consumption of a diasporic author's identity in the publishing process.

XXVI FILLM International Congress: Languages and Literatures Today, University of Nottingham Ningbo China 17-19 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Fédération Internationale des Langues et Littératures Modernes/ International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures
contact email: 
FILLM@nottingham.edu.cn

The XXVI FILLM International Congress provides an opportunity for linguists and literary scholars from all over the world to compare notes about current developments.

Call for Submissions/Comics Storytelling for Young Adults: A Critical Anthology May 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Gwen Athene Tarbox and Michelle Ann Abate
contact email: 
gwen.tarbox@wmich.edu; abate.30@osu.edu

Call for Papers

Comics Storytelling for Young People: A Critical Anthology

Edited by Gwen Athene Tarbox and Michelle Ann Abate

CFP Reminder: Representations of Childhood in Comics

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

CFP: Representations of Childhood in Comics

[UPDATE] Scientific (R)evolutions- Deadline extended to Dec 16th

full name / name of organization: 
Sponsored by Natura: A Working Group in History of Science and Epistemology
contact email: 
scientific.revolutions@gmail.com

An interdisciplinary graduate symposium to be held at Rutgers University, Friday, February 28th, 2014.
Keynote speaker John Tresch, UPenn department of History and Sociology of Science

[UPDATE} CFP: Merging Media: An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Study of Hybrid Arts, 1st February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
mergingmedia2014@gmail.com

*Confirmed keynote speaker: Dr Duncan White (University of Arts London)*

Call for Papers

Saturday 1st February 2014

University of Kent, Canterbury

ASL Graduate Conference "Death and Dying in American Culture"

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Leipzig
contact email: 
asl-gradconference@uni-leipzig.de

In recent years, popular TV series such as CSI, Bones, Dexter, and Game of Thrones have exposed viewers to high numbers of dead bodies per episode, yet in the news media, it remains largely taboo to d

Performing Identity: The Relationship between Identity and Performance in Literature, Theatre and the Performing Arts [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Panayiota Chrysochou/The University of Cyprus
contact email: 
pollyn@live.co.uk

This panel is for Euroacademia's Second Global Forum of Critical Studies in Prague, Czech Republic, 21-22 February 2014.

Paul Laurence Dunbar Society Panels at ALA 2014; May 22-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Laurence Dunbar Society
contact email: 
tmorgan2@udayton.edu

The Paul Laurence Dunbar Society will sponsor two sessions at the American Literature Association Conference in Washington, D.C. on May 22-25, 2013.

1st Global Conference Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ssc@inter-disciplinary.net

Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement

Tuesday 29th July ¬ Thursday 31st July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations:

EXTENDED: Word Hoard Issue III Call for Papers: "Pop/Corn"

full name / name of organization: 
Word Hoard
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

NOTE: The due date for submissions has been extended to 15 December 2013.

The Wizard of Oz and the Western Cultural Imagination: A Conference celebrating and interrogating 75 years of the MGM Musical

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Frank Gray, Dr Louise Fitzgerald, Dr Kieran Fenby-Hulse; Faculty of Arts, University of Brighton
contact email: 
ozat75@gmail.com

The Wizard of Oz and the Western Cultural Imagination: A Conference celebrating and interrogating 75 years of the MGM Musical

Faculty of Arts, University of Brighton

November 21-22, 2014

[UPDATE] British Society for Literature and Science Conference 2014: Final Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
University of Surrey
contact email: 
g.tate@surrey.ac.uk

The ninth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at the University of Surrey, Guildford, on 10-12 April 2014.

[UPDATE] Extension: In/Tangibility: The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between DECEMBER 16

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference.
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

In/Tangibility:The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between

EXTENTION: CALLFOR PAPERS DUE DECEMBER 16th, 2013

[UPDATE] Extension: OH, THE HUMANITIES!: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE TRENDS IN THE DISCIPLINE DUE DECEMBER 16th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
AGIC
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

In/Tangibility: The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between

EXTENSION SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION:
OH, THE HUMANITIES!: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE TRENDS IN THE DISCIPLINE

EMOTIONAL CONTROL: AFFECT, IDEOLOGY AND CHILDREN’S TEXTS

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Children's Literature Association for Research (ACLAR)
contact email: 
erica.hateley@qut.edu.au

Waterfront Campus, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
June 30 – July 2, 2014

Oriental Interiors: Identity, Performance, Space

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. John Potvin, Concordia University
contact email: 
j_potvin99@yahoo.ca

Since the publication of Edward Said’s ground breaking Orientalism 35 years ago, numerous studies have explored the West’s fraught long-lasting fascination with the so-called Orient.

Re-entering the Old Spaces X International Conference on English Language and Literary Studies, October 2-4 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro
contact email: 
marija13a@gmail.com

The English faculty of the University of Montenegro is glad to announce its tenth anniversary of organizing conferences on English and American studies.

Balkans in Contemporary Travel Writing, June 19-21 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro
contact email: 
marija13a@gmail.com

In her seminal study Imagining Balkans Maria Todorova observed travellers and travel writers have always been the first to make communicative links between various political, cultural, and geographic

ACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME FDP on COMMUNICATION SKILLS FOR CHANGE MANAGEMENT IN CLASSROOMS”

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Humanities, MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly. U.P. India
contact email: 
asha.choubey@gmail.com

There has been seen a vast gap between the teachers and students in our classrooms despite the best of efforts from both the sides.

Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma (April 4th-6th, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
contact email: 
mloucks@ufl.edu

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants to submit proposals to the 11th UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, "Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma."

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] Living Labor: Marxism and Performance Studies (April 11 - 13, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Living Labor: Marxism and Performance Studies (April 11 - 13, 2014)
contact email: 
livinglaborconference@gmail.com

Living Labor: Marxism and

[UPDATE] Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge, Victoria BC, June 19-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Generative Anthropology Society & Conference
contact email: 
rvanoort@uvic.ca

Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge

Victoria, BC, Canada, June 19-22, 2014

Plenary Speakers:

Eric Gans and Raymond Tallis

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