category: interdisciplinary

Time and Temporality in European Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
MDRN/KULeuven
contact email: 
time.mdrn@gmail.com

****DEADLINE EXTENDED (15 March 2013)****

Time and Temporality in European Modernism and the Avant-Gardes (1900-1950), 16-18 September 2013
full name / name of organization:
MDRN/KULeuven

Food Writing On the Rise: Turning Student Loaves Into Gourmet Rolls, Revised 1st Edition

full name / name of organization: 
Lyndsey Lefebvre, Adjunct Professor
contact email: 
lyndseylefebvre@gmail.com

Food Writing On The Rise: Turning Student Loaves Into Gourmet Rolls is an activity based textbook that focuses on learning to write for academia using the lens of food to construct essays.

[REMINDER] International Postgraduate Conference on Translation Studies and Literatures in English 13-14 May 2013 Ankara

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Department of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
eltsconferences@gmail.com

Translation Studies and Literatures in English:
an interdisciplinary/international Postgraduate Conference
13-14 May 2013
Cankaya University Ankara

CFP: Food Panel @ PAMLA 2013 With Pens And Forks: A Frank Look At American Food Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Lyndsey Lefebvre - Pacific And Ancient Modern Language Association
contact email: 
lyndseylefebvre@gmail.com

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association – November 1-3rd at Bahia Resort Hotel, in San Diego, California.

[REMINDER] International/Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference on English Literature and Translation Studies  13-14 May 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Dept. of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
eltsconferences@gmail.com

Translation Studies and Literatures in English:
An interdisciplinary/international Postgraduate Conference
13-14 May 2013
Cankaya University Ankara

Comparative American Ethnic Literatures—Special Session, PAMLA – submissions due April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA—Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
melanieh@u.washington.edu

“FATHER LANDS, MOTHER COUNTRIES, AND WARDS OF THE (NATION) STATE”

[Reminder Deadline: Feb. 25, 2013] 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

CfP(3): Computational Models of Narrative 2013, Hamburg, 4-6 August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Bernhard Fisseni / Universität Hamburg
contact email: 
bernhard.fisseni@uni-hamburg.de

THIRD AND FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS

2013 Workshop on Computational Models of Narrative (CMN 2013)
4-6 August 2013
Universitaet Hamburg, Germany

[UPDATE] STILL LOST IN THE COSMOS: Walker Percy and the 21st Century / October 11, 12, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Loyola's Walker Percy Center / New Orleans
contact email: 
wpc@loyno.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO: April 1, 2013

WHERE: The campus of Loyola University in uptown New Orleans

WHEN: October 11, 12, 2013

DESCRIPTION OF CONFERENCE:

Academy as Community: English and American Studies in Portugal and Europe

full name / name of organization: 
Portuguese Association of Anglo-American Studies APEAA | University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies ULICES
contact email: 
academycommunity13@gmail.com

34th APEAA Meeting

Academy as Community:
English and American Studies in Portugal and Europe

Faculty of Letters of the University of Lisbon
9-10 May 2013

Cyberlearning: Transforming Academic Communities with Emerging Technology (6/30/13)

full name / name of organization: 
The Researcher: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
editor.researcher@jsums.edu

The Researcher: An Interdisciplinary Journal

CALL FOR PAPERS for a SPECIAL ISSUE on

Cyberlearning: Transforming Academic Communities with Emerging Technology

Fashion Panels at 2013 MPCA/ACA Conference, October 11-13

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

Call for Papers:
FASHION
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

Essay Collection: Social Networks in the Long Eighteenth Century: Clubs, Literary Salons, Textual Coteries

full name / name of organization: 
Ileana Baird, University of Virginia
contact email: 
ifp4a@virginia.edu

The editor of this collection commissioned by Cambridge Scholars Publishing invites proposals for a volume of essays tentatively called Social Networks in the Long Eighteenth Century: Clubs, Literary

New Approaches to Science Fiction Criticism: An MLA Panel [DUE MARCH 8th]

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction and Utopian and Fantastic Literature MLA Discussion Group
contact email: 
sheldonr@uwm.edu

This panel will explore intersections between science fiction criticism and emergent realisms in the humanities (affect theory, digital humanities, surface reading etc).

2013 MPCA/ACA Conference: Animation and Anime

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
mgellis@kettering.edu

Call for Papers.

RMMLA 2013, Oct. 10-12, Vancouver, WA - Mystery and Detective Film and Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
marla.arbach@gmail.com

We are now accepting proposals for the Mystery and Detective Film and Fiction session at the 2013 Rocky Mountain MLA Convention.

WUNDERKINO 3: VISIONS OF TRAVEL AND MOBILITY/14th Annual Northeast Historic Film Summer Symposium/July 25-27 2013 Bucksport, M

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Historic Film Summer Symposium
contact email: 
symposium@wunderkino.org

Wunderkino (“wonder-cinema”) are moving images that ignite our curiosity and engagement and help us to rethink questions of creativity, complexity, rarity and the multiple uses and understandings

Modernist creativity and contingency: (MSA15, 8/29-9/01)

full name / name of organization: 
Erica McAlpine, Reena Sastri
contact email: 
ericamcalpine@gmail.com, reena.sastri@gmail.com

Modernist creativity and contingency

Panel on Princesses in Popular Culture, 1-3 November 2013, abstract deadline - 15 April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient & Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
michelle.stonis@csulb.edu

Panel -- Once Upon a Time: The Impact of Princess Culture on Girls

And they lived happily ever after, or did they?

Diaspora in Middle Eastern Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
MLA (Modern Language Association) 2014 Convention, Chicago
contact email: 
eda.dedebas@gmail.com

Proposals that focus on diaspora in Anglophone Middle Eastern Literatures and discuss broader issues such as gender, ethnicity, language and narrative.

[UPDATE] Talking Beyond Disciplines: Rising Tides and Sea Changes

full name / name of organization: 
University of Rhode Island Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
urigradstudentconference@gmail.com

Saturday, April 13th
Keynote Address by Professor Sidney I. Dobrin, University of Florida
"On the Beach"

UPDATE: edited collection: BUST CULTURE: THE GREAT RECESSION IN FICTION, FILM, AND TELEVISION (EXTENDED DEADLINE)

full name / name of organization: 
Kirk Boyle (UNC Asheville) and Daniel Mrozowski (Trinity College)
contact email: 
bustculture@gmail.com

Abstracts and/or complete drafts due March 1, 2013 (250-300 words; include contact info and short bio)
Final essay due at the end of March 2013 (4,000-8,000 words)

“Papers, Please”: Knowledge at the Borders of Disciplinarity - Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Program in Humanities/ York University
contact email: 
paperspleaseconference@gmail.com

“Papers, Please”: Knowledge at the Borders
of Disciplinarity

Friday, April 26 & Saturday, April 27, 2013
Graduate Program in Humanities, York University, Toronto, Ontario

CFP: Articles for Laraña 4: Graphic Novel.

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Laraña
contact email: 
laranadesevilla@gmail.com

"A comic book intended for an adult audience which tells a unique story in book format, created by one author (rarely is a choral work) in which some claim to be looking for great literature and predo

[UPDATE] The Place of Literature: Fictional Geographies and Literary Constructions of Space ($125 award for the best essay)

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Methodist University's English Department (Graduate Students)
contact email: 
smugradconference@gmail.com

Transatlantic perspective on 20th-century dictatorships in Spain and Latin America

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Hogan / University of San Diego
contact email: 
erin.hogan "at" gmail.com

Twentieth-century politics in a number of Spanish-speaking countries were dominated by dictatorships; as Spain’s dictatorship concluded in 1975, state terrorism began in Argentina. How do film and literature express politics of terror and human rights across the Atlantic?

Transitions and Transactions: Literature and Creative Writing Pedagogies in Community Colleges Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Borough of Manhattan Community College, Department of English
contact email: 
mbarrow@bmcc.cuny.edu or msteinkoler@bmcc.cuny.edu

Pedagogy as an essential part of the learning and teaching culture has an ever more important place in community colleges where we continually rethink and revise our practices for our often non-tradit

Children's Literature Panel (PAMLA Conference, San Diego, CA, November 1-3, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
laurenbenard@hotmail.com

The academic interest in children's literature has been growing in popularity. Why do these stories interest a young audience as well as adults? Why are new versions of old stories still interesting?

ATHE Theatre History Focus Group Debut Panel

full name / name of organization: 
American Association for Theatre in Higher Education (Theatre History Focus Group)
contact email: 
charlotte.mcivor@nuigalway.ie

ATHE Theatre History Focus Group
Debut Panel 2013

Gypsies in American Cultural Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
David Shane Wallace/American University in Bulgaria
contact email: 
dshanew@gmail.com

This panel seeks essays from any historical period on Literature, Music, Film, and/or Television for a proposed special session at the MLA Convention in Chicago (Jan.

MLA 2014 -- Cognitive Approaches to Literature Division -- Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Julien J. Simon
contact email: 
jjsimon@iue.edu

Call for Papers -- MLA 2014, Chicago
Division on Cognitive Approaches to Literature
(Guaranteed sessions)

PANEL 1
Cognitive Approaches to Film

NANO: New American Notes Online, Special Theme: Competition (New Deadline: 26 April 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
NANO: New American Notes Online: An Academic Journal for Big Ideas in a Small World
contact email: 
editor.nanocrit@gmail.com or sscanlan@citytech.cuny.edu

Call for Papers: NANO: New American Notes Online: An Academic Journal for Big Ideas in a Small World

Issue 4

New Deadline: 26 April 2013

Special Theme: Competition

South Asians in North America; Deadline, March 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Amritjit Singh/MLA-Ethnic Studies Division
contact email: 
singha@ohio.edu

South Asians in North America
Division: Ethnic Studies in Language and Literature, MLA

MPCA 11/11-13, Southern Lit. and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association
contact email: 
anne.canavan@gmail.com

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] First Annual Fandom and Neomedia (FANS) Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association
contact email: 
FANSConference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the First Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 1 and 2 June 2013.

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