category: interdisciplinary

Special Issue titled Xavier Dolan, Queer Nations, and World Cinema: Locating the Intimate within the Global (April 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Synoptique - An Online Journal of Film and Moving Image Studies
contact email: 
editor.synoptique@gmail.com

With the Jury Prize acceptance speech given at Cannes 2014 and the major buzz generated by his latest feature Mommy, 25-year-old Québécois director Xavier Dolan brought his cinema to the attention o

[UPDATE] Deadline extended to November 1st:: Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Lehigh English Department Graduate Program
contact email: 
LSJLehigh@gmail.com

The Lehigh University English graduate program is organizing our first annual conference on "Literature and Social Justice" for March 7th, 2015, to be held at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylva

Craft Critique Culture: Changes & Exchanges (April 10-11, 2015: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Toscano/Annemarie Pearson (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

“My soul would sing of metamorphoses./ But since, o gods, you were the source of these/ bodies becoming other bodies, breathe/ your breath into my book of changes”
—Ovid, The Metamorphoses (trans. Allen Mandelbaum)

As an interdisciplinary conference, Craft Critique Culture encompasses the intersection of critical and creative approaches. In light of this objective, this year’s conference renews this focus through the examination of changes and exchanges. We invite the submission of critical, theoretical, and original creative work from across the humanities, sciences, and legal disciplines that speak to this topic. We are seeking submissions that cover a gamut of methods and forms, from traditional scholarly papers to non-traditional formats and presentations, including film, video, music, fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, visual art and artists’ books, as well as theater and performance.

The Velvet Light Trap #77: Performance and the Body - Deadline January 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Velvet Light Trap
contact email: 
velvetlighttrap.austin@gmail.com

Historically, studies of performance have often been tied to star images, focusing on issues of celebrity in professional, public, and private spaces.

Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB's English Department
contact email: 
EMCconference@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our fourteenth annual conference, “Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800,” to

[UPDATE] Call for Submissions: Craft & DIY Rhetorics

full name / name of organization: 
Harlot
contact email: 
editors@harlotofthearts.org

Deadline extended: April 15, 2015

Bodies of Bondage: Environments in Women’s Neo-Captivity Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW)
contact email: 
andersonwires@gmail.com

With the conference theme in mind, this panel will consider the liminal spaces and hybrid lives of women in neo-captivity narratives, a term that addresses the broad implications of the captivities ab

[UPDATE] ACLA 2015 After Nature: Feminist Futures DEADLINE 15 Oct, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting, 26-29 Mar 2015, Seattle, WA
contact email: 
rylee001@uw.edu

Organizer: Regina Lee, University of Washington

[UPDATE] Deadline extended: GENDER AND WORK: Exploring Intersectionality, Resistance, and Identity

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

The University of South Dakota’s 2015 Biennial Women and Gender Research Conference invites submissions on the theme Gender and Work: Exploring intersectionality, resistance, and identity.

[UPDATE] Beyond the Binary

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

Beyond the Binary
(See HERA’s website for an expanded description.)
www.h-e-r-a.org/

The Minetta Review fall 2014 issue -- close date November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Minetta Review
contact email: 
das737@nyu.edu

The Minetta Review is a literary and arts publication managed by undergraduate students at New York University.

CALL FOR PAPER *NEW*: Vol 2, No 4 (2014) Issue - December

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

Research Papers/Manuscripts/Articles/Findings of Sponsored Research Projects/Conference Proceedings are Invited for consideration of Publication In the Up-coming Issue of Socrates!!

Katherine Mansfield and Antipodean Modernism – 29 January 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Katherine Mansfield Society Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Conference, held in conjunction with the Centre for Modernism Studies in Australia, UNSW Sydney
contact email: 
mansfield.unsw@gmail.com

When Wyndham Lewis described Katherine Mansfield as ‘the famous New Zealand Mag.-story writer’ in September 1922, it was not meant as a compliment.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics 2015 Albuquerque, NM, USA

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Jenkins/ Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (36th Annual)
contact email: 
jenkinsj@u.arizona.edu

Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics
2015 Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (36th Annual)
Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture

ATHE Religion and Theatre Call for Panels: 2015 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Theatre in Higher Education: Religion and Theatre Focus Group
contact email: 
andavis8@umd.edu

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2014

ATHE 2015: Religion and Theatre CFP
CALL FOR PAPERS:

Religion and Theatre Focus Group

Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) Conference

The Treachery of Monstrosity

full name / name of organization: 
MEARCSTAPA
contact email: 
tmtomaini@gmail.com; asmittman@mail.csuchico.edu

Call for Papers: Medieval Association of the Pacific (MAP) 2015
Session: The Treachery of (Monstrous) Images: This is Not a Monster
Sponsor: MEARCSTAPA

Edited Collection: “I am not what I once was”: Unbecoming Queer Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Paul Walker, Dr. Josh Adair
contact email: 
pwalker1@murraystate.edu , jadair1@murraystate.edu

This essay collection will focus upon the intersection of personal narrative and conceptions of self constructed through the lens of queer theory.

Panel CFP: An Itty Bitty on the Titty: Breasts in Popular, Textual, Visual, and Medical Cultures - 30 May-2 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)
contact email: 
lms3@ualberta.ca

From the monomastic Amazon women of medieval and early modern culture to Dolly Parton’s hope that people “look underneath the breasts at the heart,” from the Madonna Lactans of Catholic iconogra

Maps and Mapping in Children's Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Hazel Sheeky Bird
contact email: 
hazelsheekybird@gmail.com

Literature for children and young adults is a rich source of material for the study of literary maps, one that has been largely overlooked, despite the growth in academic interest in this area of stud

[UPDATE] Transnational Clash (edited collection) DEADLINE 10/31/14

full name / name of organization: 
Samuel Cohen
contact email: 
cohenss@missouri.edu

The Transnational Clash: Essays on “the Only Band that Matters” will be a cross-disciplinary collection of scholarly essays dedicated to the work of The Clash, and as such the first of its kind.

Margaret Cavendish Society Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Professor James Fitzmaurice, Margaret Cavendish Society
contact email: 
j.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS:

THE ELEVENTH INTERNATIONAL

MARGARET CAVENDISH SOCIETY CONFERENCE

18 TO 21 JUNE, 2015

Nicosia, Cyprus

Christianity and Culture: The Interaction of Faith and Literature through the Ages

full name / name of organization: 
2015 Southwest Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
tcoley@umhb.edu

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton TX
October 1-3, 2015

[UPDATE] UGA English Graduate Conference 2015

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization, UGA
contact email: 
egoconference2015@gmail.com

contact email:
egoconference2015@gmail.com

Market Failures, Famines, & Crises (submission deadline: Nov. 25, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory
contact email: 
disclosurejournal@gmail.com

disClosure is an annual thematic publication dedicated to investigating and stimulating interest in new directions in contemporary social theory.

Writing for Liberty

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Transcultural Writing and Research, Lancaster University
contact email: 
writingforliberty@lancaster.ac.uk

Writing for Liberty is a two-day conference hosted by the Centre for Transcultural Writing and Research at Lancaster University to be held on 17-18 April 2015.

Study Day on Order and Disorder in April 21st, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
the ISSH of Jendouba, Tunisia
contact email: 
sou.benarfa@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Study Day on Order and Disorder in April 21st, 2015, at the ISSH of Jendouba, Tunisia.
January 5th, 2015 is the deadline for submissions.

MSSC: Order and Disorder in the Middle Ages (Feb 7, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
John Wyatt Greenlee/Cornell University--Medieval Studies Student Colloquium
contact email: 
jwg239@cornell.edu

The graduate students of Cornell’s Medieval Studies Program are pleased to announce their twenty-fifth annual Student Colloquium. The Colloquium will take place Saturday, February 7th at the A.D.

Global Asias Conference by Verge: Studies in Global Asias (April 9-11, 2015 at Penn State)

full name / name of organization: 
Verge: Studies in Global Asias
contact email: 
Tina.Chen@psu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

GLOBAL ASIAS CONFERENCE
PENN STATE UNIVERSITY
APRIL 9-11, 2015

CFP: Mystery/Detective Fiction, Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/14; 2/11-14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
labartlett@fhsu.edu

As popular genres, mystery and detective fiction reflect a wide range of changes in society, including representations of detectives and other characters from an increasingly wide range of racial, eth

CFP: Disability Studies, Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/14; 2/11-14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
labartlett@fhsu.edu

Disability studies is definitely an area that highlights the many faces and many voices that make up the panorama of culture, so in keeping with the theme of this year’s SWPACA conference (“Many F

Mystery Science Theater 3000 and the Culture Riff and the Mash-Up

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Papers and Presentations:
Mystery Science Theater and the Culture of Riffing/the Mash-Up
SWPACA 2015
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/

Graphic Novels, Comics, and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation
contact email: 
Rob.Weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Papers and Presentations: Graphic Novels, Comics and Popular Culture
SWPACA 2015
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/

Zombie Culture-CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Papers/Presentations: Zombie Culture
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association 2015
http://southwestpca.org/
http://conference2015.southwestpca.org

The Human Journal is now open for submissions - Deadline: 20th November 2014

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

Article Submission

CFP: Beyond “Tears and Moonshine”: Sympathy in the Long 18th Century, ACLA, Due Oct 15

full name / name of organization: 
Tove Holmes, McGill University
contact email: 
tove.holmes@mcgill.ca

CFP: Beyond “Tears and Moonshine”: Sympathy in the Long 18th Century

American Comparative Literature Association
Seattle, March 26-29, 2015

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