category: interdisciplinary

Enduring Questions Course Development Grants

full name / name of organization: 
National Endowment for the Humanities
contact email: 
enduringquestions@neh.gov

The National Endowment for the Humanities offers grants of up to $38,000 to support the development of a new course that will foster intellectual community through the study of an enduring question.

Call for Presenters: Catholic Library Association

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic Library Association
contact email: 
cla2@cathla.org

2015 CLA Annual Convention

UPDATE: Focusing on the Post(-): An Interdisciplinary Perspective

full name / name of organization: 
Florida Atlantic University Comparative Studies Student Association
contact email: 
faucssaconference@gmail.com.

FAU Comparative Studies Student Association Conference
Focusing on the Post(-): An Interdisciplinary Perspective
October 24-25, 2014
Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, Florida

Leon Edel Prize (11/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Review
contact email: 
hjamesr@louisville.edu

The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR.

African Migrations: Transcultural Identities in the Making

full name / name of organization: 
Dalarna University, sweden and University of Botswana
contact email: 
ign@du.se

The phenomenon of migration is well-established in the history of human societies, where individuals or groups of people have moved from one place to another, either across international borders or in

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies - University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst will host its twelfth annual graduate student conference on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

SOCRATES : CALL FOR PAPER

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

http://www.socratesjournal.com/p/call-for-paper-new.html

SOCRATES is an International, Multi-lingual, Multi-disciplinary Refereed and Indexed Scholalry Journal.

CFP: 9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

Tuesday 4th November – Thursday 6th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

The Human-Animal Boundary: Exploring the Line in Philosophy and Fiction - 28-29 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu; wenningmario@yahoo.de

The boundary between humans and non-human animals has been an integral part of philosophic discourse since antiquity, with mounting evidence of language, tool use and general cognitive abilities now l

Gerne Bending in the Brut (9/15: Kalamazoo, 8/14-17)

full name / name of organization: 
International Lawman's Brut Society
contact email: 
kjt9t@uvawise.edu

Since its publication in 1847 by Sir Frederic Madden, Lawman's Brut has challenged scholars with the question of genre, as various studies have tried to categorize it as a “chronicle,” “epic,”

UPDATE - TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
a.venezia@english.bbk.ac.uk

TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies
Saturday October 25th 2014 at Birkbeck, University of London
Call for Papers

Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media [SCMS 2015, Montreal]

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
amanda.rossie@gmail.com

CFP: Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2015
Montreal, CA | March 25-29, 2015

Panel Title: Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media

[UPDATE]: Extended Deadline: Writing the Range Conference (proposals due 8/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Writing the Range Conference / University of Denver
contact email: 
writingtherange@gmail.com

Writing the Range Conference
November 14-15, 2014
Keynote Speakers: Jessica Enoch and Scott Wible

Queer TV in the 21st Century (Abstracts due September 5, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Ph.D.
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Recently, I guest-edited a special issue of New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film on the theme of queer cinema in the 21st century.

Gender and Materiality in the Middle Ages Kzoo-2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
angela.bennettsegler@nyu.edu

50th Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 14-17 2015

NeMLA Seminar: Identity, Politics, and Universals in Literary Theory and Beyond (30/9/2014: 30-3/4-5/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

In recent years, the position that argues that human actions are guided by certain Universals (biological, cognitive, emotive, and moral) that are common to all humanity has been contested.

Coreopsis Journal Fall/Winter 2014/15 . Vol 4 # 1: Earth Tales: The Challenge Ahead.

full name / name of organization: 
Coreopsis; A Journal of Myth & Theatre
contact email: 
L. Kinyon, Ph.D.; Ed. coreopsisjournalofmyththeatre@gmail.com

Paper Call: Coreopsis Journal Fall/Winter 2014/15 .
Vol 4 # 1: Earth Tales: The Challenge Ahead.
Lezlie Kinyon, Ph.D. Editor
Publication date: January 2014
Deadline: December 15, 2014

Gender and Work: Exploring Intersectionality, Resistance and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Dakota
contact email: 
miglena.sternadori@usd.edu

Organizers seek proposals for individual papers or panels on topics related to gendered work environments (whether formal or informal) and all the nuanced meanings of “work” in the context of femi

The Great Irish Famine 1845-1851. submission deadline August 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
EEE, CEMMC, Université Bordeaux Montaigne (France) & Mimmoc , UNiversité de POitiers (France)
contact email: 
moya.jones@@u-bordeaux3.fr, cauvetp@hotmail.com

DAY CONFERENCE
"an Gorta Mór"
The Great Irish Famine (1845-1851)

Organised by

Université Bordeaux Montaigne (France)
( EA 7314 EEE and EA 2958 CEMMC)
and

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline September 1st 2014.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, humanities, culture and art.

Call for Papers - IJORCS, Volume 4 Issue 4

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Research in Computer Science
contact email: 
editor@ijorcs.rog

Call for Papers - IJORCS, Volume 4 Issue 4

IMPORTANT DATES
Deadline: 1st August 2014
Notification: 15th August 2014
Revision: 25th August 2014

Laughter in the Digital Age -- A Special Issue of Comedy Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze, University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
peter.c.kunze@gmail.com

*Please note the original posting mentioned a deadline of November 2015; the correct date in November 2014.*

“Laughter in the Digital Age”
Special Issue of Comedy Studies

Remembrance and Representation: Canada, Australia, and New Zealand in World War I

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Authers (Australian National University) and Robyn Morris (University of Wollongong)
contact email: 
benjamin.authers@anu.edu.au , robynm@uow.edu.au

A workshop hosted by the Association for Canadian Studies in Australia and New Zealand (ACSANZ) with support of the Canadian High Commission and Australian National University.

[UPDATE] Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature; August 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew J.C. Cella, PhD [Edited Collection]
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I seek contributors to an edited collection focused on the intersection between disability studies and literary ecology, particularly as it plays out in American literature and culture.

The Line that Lies Within: Form and Poetics in the Pricke of Conscience (Kalamazoo, May 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
MARS (Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Purdue)
contact email: 
sfdh@purdue.edu

The Line that Lies Within: Form and Poetics in the Pricke of Conscience

The North American Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference, June 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
North American Review / University of Northern Iowa
contact email: 
schraffj@uni.edu

Dates: June 11–13, 2015
Location: University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
Keynotes: Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl, Steven Schwartz

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture, Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

For the PCA/ACA national conference (1-4 Apr. 2015 in New Orleans), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2014.

Southeastern Writing Center Association - February 19-21

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Writing Center Association
contact email: 
russell.carpenter@eku.edu

Identities in Consultation: Diversity in the South and Beyond

Disability Studies

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association, Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

http://blogs.uprm.edu/ceacc/cfp/

CALL FOR PAPER: Issue 4 of LIQUID BLACKNESS issue on "FLUID RADICALISMS"

full name / name of organization: 
liquid blackness
contact email: 
liquidblackness@gsu.edu

NeMLA Convention Women's and Gender Studies Caucus cfp (30/9/2014; 30-3/4-5/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA Women's and Gender Studies Caucus cfp
contact email: 
wgsnemla@gmail.com

Northeast Modern Language Association 46th Annual Convention
Toronto, Ontario - April 30-May 3, 2015

[UPDATE] Remnants of the Nation: Yasar University, Turkey - 30-31 October

full name / name of organization: 
Yasar University - Faculty of Science and Letters, Department of English Language and Literature
contact email: 
evrim.isik@yasar.edu.tr

The deadline for proposal submission has been extended until 31 July, 2014.

Yaşar University, Department of English Language and Literature

Literature and series, Lorient, France, 26-28 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Groupe Universitaire d’Études sur les Séries Télévisées (GUEST)
contact email: 
shannon.wellslassagne@gmail.com

Literature and TV series
Université de Bretagne Sud, Lorient, 26-28 March 2015
Annual conference for GUEST (Groupe Universitaire d’Études sur les Séries Télévisées)

The Asian Conference on Language Learning 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
acll@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global partners, is pleased to announce the Fifth Asian Conference on Language Learning, to be held from April 30 - May 3, 2015, at the Rihga

SCMS 2015 Proposed Panel: "Youth Culture in Contemporary Media" Deadline July 31, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada
contact email: 
karin.beeler@unbc.ca; tshary17@gmail.com

Youth Culture in Contemporary Media

Co-chairs: Karin Beeler and Timothy Shary

Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada

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