category: interdisciplinary

Midwest Victorian Studies Association: Political Violence at Home and Abroad

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
mc.harrison@udmercy.edu

Midwest Victorian Studies Association Conference
April 11-13, 2014
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Political Violence at Home and Abroad

Geocriticism and Spatial Literary Studies (new Palgrave Macmillan book series)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert T. Tally Jr., series editor
contact email: 
robert.tally@txstate.edu

NeMLA 2014 cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminist Context

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania cfp

Critical Regionalism and Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
NOLA DIASPORA JOURNAL
contact email: 
editor@noladiaspora.org; rachel.jennings@utsa.edu

Critical Intersections and Crucial Conversations: Diasporas & Regionalisms

[UPDATE] Deadline extended: Utopia in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Georgia Arts and Letters Conference 2014
contact email: 
rebecca.johnston@ung.edu

Utopia in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

University of North Georgia – Dahlonega, GA
February 28 – March 2, 2014
proposal deadline: September 30, 2013

Special Issue of Computational Culture on "Rhetoric and Computation"

full name / name of organization: 
James J. Brown, Jr. and Annette Vee / Computational Culture
contact email: 
brownjr@wisc.edu

CFP: Special Issue of Computational Culture on Rhetoric and Computation

1st International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Botswana Accountancy College,European Scientific Institute, ESI,University of the Azores, Portugal
contact email: 
contact@iconsh.net

Distinguished Researchers,

[UPDATE] Why Not Comics? Challenging the Graphic Novel Canon in the University (4/3 - 4/6/2014): Proposals Due 9/30/13

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
ksammond@fdu.edu

This panel seeks papers to examine why mainstream comic books are often excluded from classroom instruction and scholarly discussions about comics and graphic novels.

Immersion and Invention: Convergences in Art and Science Research [June 1, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction 15.2
Immersion and Intervention: Convergences in Art and Science Research

Edited by Hervé Regnauld and Alan Ramón Clinton

[UPDATE] Textual Artifacts: Francophone Literatures and the Museum, NeMLA, Harrisburg, Apr. 3-6th, 2014 sub. deadline Sept. 30,

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
alisa.belanger@rutgers.edu

This panel will examine how Francophone literary works represent museums or occupy them as artifacts on display.

[UPDATE] Civil Rights Discourse in Post-Stonewall LGBTQ Texts (NeMLA 2014, Deadline for Abstracts: September 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Westengard
contact email: 
lwestengard@citytech.cuny.edu

Northeast Modern Language Association 2014 Convention
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, PA

Deadline for abstracts: September 30th, 2013

Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture 2014 conference, May 27-30, Brock University (Deadline: Jan. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture
contact email: 
eptctcep@gmail.com

The society for the study of Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture / Théorie et culture existentialistes et phénoménologiques (EPTC/TCEP) invites papers discussing any aspects of exis

21st Annual NINE Conference on the Historical and Sociological Impact of Baseball (March 12-15, 2014; abstracts due Dec. 2, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
NINE: A Journal of Baseball History & Culture
contact email: 
tstrecker@bsu.edu

NINE: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture announces the 21st Annual NINE Spring Training Conference on the Historical and Sociological Impact of Baseball

British Society for Literature and Science Conference 2014 - deadline 06/12/2013

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Literature and Science
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] Allegory Studies? Registration open

full name / name of organization: 
Vladimir Brljak
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

Computers & Writing 2014: Evolutions, Revolutions, Convolutions

full name / name of organization: 
Washington State University
contact email: 
computers.writing.2014@gmail.com

The 2014 Computers and Writing Conference, "Evolutions, Revolutions, Convolutions," will be held at Washington State University in Pullman, WA from June 5-8, 2014.

[Deadline Extended] Explorations of Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah MacDonald/ Kent State University
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

Abstract deadline: September 22, 2013

The Gothic Body: The Physical Depiction of the Female Gothic (NeMLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Neena Cinquino/ The City College of New York
contact email: 
ncinquino@gmail.com

Since Ellen Moers’ original designation of the Female Gothic, the term continues to evolve: The amalgamation of femininity’s depiction in literature and Gothic studies does not conclude with Liter

Call for Book Proposals: The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
C. Richard King
contact email: 
crking@wsu.edu

Call for Book Proposals: The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

Series Editor: C. Richard King, Washington State University

February 27-28th, 2014 Mardi Gras Conference- Masking the Self: Secrets, Disguise, and Mysteries

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardigrasconference2014@gmail.com

The 24th annual Mardi Gras Conference invites scholars to investigate discourses on secrecy, anonymity, rumor, masking/masquerading, and mysterious places in literature and writing--along with discove

Narrated space and represented space: the city in cinema, literature, theater.

full name / name of organization: 
Ornella Castiglione - NEMLA 2014
contact email: 
ornella.castiglione@unito.it

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

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (April 3-6 2014); Proposals due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 45th Annual Convention (Harrisburg PA, April 3-6))
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers exploring how disability challenges normative constructions of the body-environment dyad.

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr

Black Camera invites submissions for a Close-Up devoted to a critical assessment of Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries to be published Fall 2014.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: 15th Triennial Conference of EACLALS, 15th October, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
EACLALS (European Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies), Conference Convenor: Helga Ramsey-Kurz
contact email: 
uncommonwealths2014@gmail.com

UNCOMMON WEALTHS: RICHES AND REALITIES

Conference Website: http://uncommonwealthseaclals2014.wordpress.com/

Deadline for Submission: 15th October, 2013

Beyond the Victorian and Modernist Divide - France (Normandy- University of Rouen), March, 27-28 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Rouen ERIAC (http://eriac.net/)
contact email: 
af.gillardestrada@orange.fr; annelev@club-internet.fr

Last reminder : deadline September 15th 2013.

Call for papers
International Conference, organized by Anne Besnault-Levita and Anne-Florence Gillard Estrada

NEMLA Panel, Allegory in Early Modern and Eighteenth-Century England, submissions due September 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Jason J. Gulya, Ph.D. student at Rutgers University
contact email: 
jasongulya@gmail.com

Description:

Festivals and Faires Area; Chicago, April 16-19, 2014 (Deadline November 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
drktkorolevans@yahoo.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

CFP Red Feather Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Fall 2013 issue of Red Feather Journal,
www.redfeatherjournal.org
Deadline: October 30, 2013

[UPDATE] Representing Law in Ethnic American Literature (NeMLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
New England Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rebecca.nisetich@uconn.edu

This session will explore representations of law in twentieth century ethnic American fiction—for example, law and legal figures in Charles Chesnutt’s The House Behind the Cedars, Louise Erdrich

rePLAYCE:theCITY How does physical and social space change when the city is turned into a playground?

full name / name of organization: 
trans4mator / Gessnerallee Zürich / Zurich University of the Arts
contact email: 
ceciliesachs@hotmail.com

Interdisciplinary conference in Zurich (Theaterhaus Gessneralle, www.gessnerallee.ch) November 7 – 9 2013.

CFP for Espionage and Popular Culture: James Bond, Espionage and Eurospy, Due November 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Michele Brittany, Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Area Chair for Espionage and Popular Culture
contact email: 
spyfi.superspies@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
Espionage and Popular Culture: James Bond, Espionage and Eurospy
Title and Abstract Submission Deadline: November 1, 2013

The Folklore of the Susquehanna River

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
james.reitter@dc.edu

Please consider the following Call for Papers for this year's NeMLA conference in Harrisburg, PA:

The Folklore of the River

Call for Papers: Men's Studies 22nd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference, March 27-29 2014, Tacoma, Washington

full name / name of organization: 
The American Men's Studies Association
contact email: 
amsamail@gmail.com

This year’s conference theme, “Considering Culture: Masculinities in International and Regional Contexts,” and its location in the Pacific Northwest reflect the continued deepening of the critic

BOSS: Biannual Online-Journal of Springsteen Studies, First Issue

full name / name of organization: 
BOSS: Biannual Online-Journal of Springsteen Studies
contact email: 
Springsteenstudies@gmail.com

BOSS: The Biannual Online-Journal of Springsteen Studies is a new open-access academic journal that publishes peer-reviewed essays pertaining to Bruce Springsteen.

CFP: RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE (edited collection)--Call for Contributions

full name / name of organization: 
Jim Daems, University of the Fraser Valley
contact email: 
jim.daems@ufv.ca

Proposals are sought for an edited collection of critical essays on RuPaul’s Drag Race. McFarland is expressing interest in the project.

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