category: interdisciplinary

Reinterpreting Carson McCullers (The 85th Annual SAMLA Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, November 8-10, 2013).

full name / name of organization: 
Courtney George: The Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians (Columbus State University)
contact email: 
george_courtney2@columbusstate.edu

To inspire more work on Georgia writer Carson McCullers and her legacy, this panel invites papers discussing innovative ways of analyzing texts related to McCullers, whether biographies, literary work

Pedagogical Approaches to Medieval and Early Modern Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Medieval and Early Modern Student Association & UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
memsa.ucla@gmail.com

The last two decades have seen radical revisions to curricula at universities and colleges around the world. But have curricular changes been accompanied by pedagogical developments?

Courtly Literature and the Tangled Web of Text, Image, and Culture-- SAMLA 2013 : Nov 8-10

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Golden / Georgia State University
contact email: 
michellelgolden@gmail.com

Courtly Literature and the Tangled Web of Text, Image, and Culture

[UPDATE] MCLLM CFP Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

Northern Illinois University is proud to host the 21st annual Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media.

Transpacific Memory: Life Writing across the Western Divide

full name / name of organization: 
2014 MLA Chicago (Special Session)
contact email: 
profgood@hotmail.com

While Transpacific Studies often focus on Asian diasporic writing, this call for papers seeks essays on life writing emerging from travel across the Pacific in all directions, East-West, West-East, No

Sporting Bodies 23rd-24th May 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Leeds Humanities Research Institute, University of Leeds, UK
contact email: 
sportingbodies2013@gmail.com

Sporting Bodies

The Art of English - Friday 21st June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
artofenglishconference@gmail.com

Faced with pressure to quantify and possibly to commodify our research and our teaching through the narrow and potentially homogenizing parameters of concepts such as ‘impact’, many researchers an

Family Feeling in Early Modern Texts - abstracts by 27 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Allen / Washington University in St Louis
contact email: 
meallen@wustl.edu

Special Session for the 2014 MLA Conference

[UPDATE] Improvisation and Innovation: Clinicians, Scientists and Artists Together, Improving Performans

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
improv1@inter-disciplinary.net

Improvisation, the skill of top musicians, writers, clinicians, scientists, executives and other creatives, can give each of us new ways to respond better to change.

Textual Overtures: Texts, Technologies, and Remediation - Deadline Jan. 31 Seeking Graduate Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Washington State University English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is a graduate-level peer-reviewed open-access journal published online that offers a space in which rhetoric, composition, and literature can coexist and create a harmony of textual

Repetition - with a difference? :: May 9-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Conference at University of Toronto
contact email: 
uoftgradcolloquium2013@gmail.com

Last year we heard Barack Obama say “Yes, we can” for a second time, and saw Youtube viewers watch and re-watch Psy’s “Gangnam Style” for the billionth time (really!): we live surrounded by

Dieter Leisegang: Cultures, Contexts, Images and Text

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Weiss / South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
weisk01@etsu.edu

This panel seeks presentations which will explore the poetry, artwork or philosophy of Dieter Leisegang (1942-1973). 2013 will mark the anniversary of his death by suicide.

Essay Collection - CW's Supernatural

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Margo Collins
contact email: 
supernaturaltelevision@gmail.com

Articles are invited for an edited collection on issues related to any element of the CW television series Supernatural.

Vampire Diaries Edited Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Margo Collins
contact email: 
supernaturaltelevision@gmail.com

Articles are invited for an edited collection on issues related to any element of The Vampire Diaries (either the original books or the CW’s television series).

"The Kronstadt Moment - The Road to Damascus" - April 26th and 27th

full name / name of organization: 
Liberal Studies Department - The New School for Social Research, NY.
contact email: 
conference@kronstadt-damascus.com

"The Kronstadt Moment - The Road to Damascus" is an interdisciplinary conference on conversion and disenchantment to be held on April 26th and 27th, 2013, at the New School for Social Research in New

Synthesis 7 (2014) Call for Contributions: Acting (on) the text: the case of new media. Deadline: 15 February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Eve Kalyva
contact email: 
e.m.kalyva@gmail.com

Synthesis 7 (2014) Call for Contributions
Acting (on) the text: the case of new media

Native South: Past, Present, and Future -- MLA Chicago 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of Southern Literature
contact email: 
gcaison@gsu.edu

The Society for the Study of Southern Literature seeks paper proposals for a sponsored panel at the 2014 MLA Convention in Chicago, January 9-12.

[UPDATE] James Agee Society at American Literature Association, May 23-26, 2013, EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Jesse Graves/ James Agee Society
contact email: 
gravesj@etsu.edu

[UPDATE] James Agee Society at American Literature Association, May 23-26, 2013

full name / name of organization:

Dr. Jesse Graves / James Agee Society

contact email:

Making Sacrifices: Visions of Sacrifice in Contemporary Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Nicholas Brooks and Gregor Thuswaldner/Salzburg Institute of Gordon College
contact email: 
salzburg.symposium@gordon.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS: for an edited volume Making Sacrifices: Visions of Sacrifice in Contemporary Culture to be published by New Academic Press in 2013. (www.newacademicpress.at)

[UPDATE] Topographies of Popular Culture (25-26 Oct 2013; deadline 15 Mar.)

full name / name of organization: 
Unversity of Tampere, Finland
contact email: 
markku.salmela@uta.fi

The conference website has now been opened: http://www.uta.fi/ltl/plural/topographies/. Please follow the link for information about the conference venue, accommodation, registration, and travel.

[UPDATE] “Minding the Body” Conference - 3/1/13 (EXTENDED DEADLINE: Jan 28th)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center, The City University of New York
contact email: 
mindingthebodyconference@gmail.com

“Minding the Body” is an interdisciplinary conference hosted by the English Student Association in the English program at The Graduate Center (CUNY).

2013 International Symposium on Biological Engineering and Natural Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Higher Education Forum
contact email: 
icepas@icepas.org

The 2013 International Symposium on Biological Engineering and Natural Sciences (ISBENS) seeks to provide a discussion forum for scientists, engineers, educators and students about the latest ideas i

CONTEXT 01-01-2014 Journal of Literary Theory Vol. 8, No. 1 (2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Literary Theory
contact email: 
jlt@phil.uni-goettingen.de

Journal of Literary Theory Vol. 8, No. 1 (2014)

CONTEXT

Submission Deadline: January 01, 2014

CALL FOR ARTICLES

CFP: Advertising and Consumer Culture conference, May 31 - DEADLINE MARCH 25, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Modern Studies Postgraduate Forum / University of York
contact email: 
cmods-pgforum@york.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS: University of York Centre for Modern Studies Third Annual Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Symposium

CFP: Graduate Student Essay Contest in Age Studies (15 March 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association Age Studies Discussion Group
contact email: 
cport@coastal.edu

We are pleased to announce a new, annual graduate student essay contest in age studies in the humanities.

[UPDATE] CFP The Tangible, McGill University Art History and Communication Studies Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University Art History and Communication Studies Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
ahcsconference@gmail.com

The Tangible

McGill University

Department of Art History and Communication Studies

4th Annual Graduate Student Symposium

April 26th, 2013

viscera: Seeking Creative Writing/Poetry Submissions for 2nd Biannual Chapbook

full name / name of organization: 
The California Journal of Women Writers
contact email: 
journalwomenwriters@gmail.com

The California Journal of Women Writers is a new online journal featuring original reviews and criticism of women's literature from across North America, as well as interviews with authors an

Captivity / Writing / Unbound (Edited Collection) May 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pat Cesarini and Becky McLaughlin / University of South Alabama
contact email: 
pcesarini@usouthal.edu and bmclaugh@southalabama.edu

Call for Papers for Collection: Captivity / Writing / Unbound

Upcoming Deadline 1/25: CFP Citizenship and Its Discontents: Belonging in a Global World, interdisciplinary graduate conference

full name / name of organization: 
UMass Amherst English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
nqadir@english.umass.edu

Roundtable Participants: Priscilla Wald (Duke University; Past President of ASA), Nick Bromell (UMass- Amherst), and Sut Jhally (UMass-Amherst)

SUBMIT YOUR WRITING AND ART FOR PUBLICATION!

full name / name of organization: 
Pomona Valley Review
contact email: 
theeditors@pomonavalleyreview.com

Pomona Valley Review, an online liberal arts journal, needs your short fiction, poetry, and art for our 7th issue in spring 2013. We encourage first-time, unpublished writers/artists to submit.

Compromising, Negotiating: Being a Graduate Student

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Caucus of the MLA
contact email: 
lbourdeau@ucdavis.edu

The Graduate Student Caucus, an affiliate organization of the MLA, invites proposals for papers to be presented at the 2014 MLA annual meeting (Chicago, Jan. 9-12, 2014). Please send abstracts (ca.

Exile, Death, Sacrifice: The Poetics of Suffering in Francophone Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Caucus of the MLA
contact email: 
lbourdeau@ucdavis.edu

The Graduate Student Caucus, an affiliate organization of the MLA, invites proposals for papers to be presented at the 2014 MLA annual meeting (Chicago, Jan. 9-12, 2014). Please send abstracts (ca.

02/15/13

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

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

CFP - Interface 2013: Creative and Critical Approaches in the Digital Humanities May 3-5

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Comparative Studies in Literature, Art and Culture
contact email: 
interfaceconference2013@gmail.com

Call for Papers (Deadline: Feb. 25, 2013)

Interface 2013: Creative and Critical Approaches in the Digital Humanities
Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
May 3-5, 2013

[UPDATE] NEMSC Graduate Student Conference, March 16, 2013 [Due 2/1/13]

full name / name of organization: 
New England Medieval Studies Consortium
contact email: 
uconn.nemsc@gmail.com

30th Annual New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference
"Collaborations"

Saturday, March 16, 2013
University of Connecticut

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