category: interdisciplinary

EMOTIONAL CONTROL: AFFECT, IDEOLOGY AND CHILDREN’S TEXTS

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Children's Literature Association for Research (ACLAR)
contact email: 
erica.hateley@qut.edu.au

Waterfront Campus, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
June 30 – July 2, 2014

Oriental Interiors: Identity, Performance, Space

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. John Potvin, Concordia University
contact email: 
j_potvin99@yahoo.ca

Since the publication of Edward Said’s ground breaking Orientalism 35 years ago, numerous studies have explored the West’s fraught long-lasting fascination with the so-called Orient.

Re-entering the Old Spaces X International Conference on English Language and Literary Studies, October 2-4 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro
contact email: 
marija13a@gmail.com

The English faculty of the University of Montenegro is glad to announce its tenth anniversary of organizing conferences on English and American studies.

Balkans in Contemporary Travel Writing, June 19-21 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro
contact email: 
marija13a@gmail.com

In her seminal study Imagining Balkans Maria Todorova observed travellers and travel writers have always been the first to make communicative links between various political, cultural, and geographic

ACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME FDP on COMMUNICATION SKILLS FOR CHANGE MANAGEMENT IN CLASSROOMS”

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Humanities, MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly. U.P. India
contact email: 
asha.choubey@gmail.com

There has been seen a vast gap between the teachers and students in our classrooms despite the best of efforts from both the sides.

Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma (April 4th-6th, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
contact email: 
mloucks@ufl.edu

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants to submit proposals to the 11th UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, "Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma."

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] Living Labor: Marxism and Performance Studies (April 11 - 13, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Living Labor: Marxism and Performance Studies (April 11 - 13, 2014)
contact email: 
livinglaborconference@gmail.com

Living Labor: Marxism and

[UPDATE] Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge, Victoria BC, June 19-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Generative Anthropology Society & Conference
contact email: 
rvanoort@uvic.ca

Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge

Victoria, BC, Canada, June 19-22, 2014

Plenary Speakers:

Eric Gans and Raymond Tallis

Strangely Familiar: Reading and Recognition in English Studies (Abstracts due January 31, 2014; Conference held May 16-17, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Endnotes UBC English Graduate Conference (Department of English, University of British Columbia)
contact email: 
endnotesconference@gmail.com

ENDNOTES 2014: READING AND RECOGNITION IN ENGLISH STUDIES

Location: Green College, the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Website: endnotes2014.wordpress.com

MEMORIES: 7th Annual "Chiasmi" - Brown-Harvard Italian Studies Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Wuming Chang / Brown University
contact email: 
wuming_chang@brown.edu

Chiasmi: BROWN-HARVARD Graduate Student Conference of Italian Studies

Brown University, 7-8 March 2014

MEMORIES: TRADITION AND REVISION, AMNESIA AND RETRIEVAL

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] New Perspectives on Violence and Revolution in the African Diaspora, April 4-5 (Deadline Nov 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania State University
contact email: 
sweeber@psu.edu

Keynote address delivered by Sibylle Fischer on April 4, 2014

Proposals for Special Issue of Peitho

full name / name of organization: 
Coalition of Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition
contact email: 
peitho@cwshrc.org

Peitho is the peer-reviewed journal of the Coalition of Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition.

Vampires, Vampire, Transhuman, Gothic, Apocalypse: The American Post-secular. Deadline January 15

full name / name of organization: 
American Religion and Literature Society / American Literature Association
contact email: 
sanderson14@my.lamar.edu

Recent advances in post-secular thought have made clear the difficulties of distinguishing between religious and extra-religious representations of the supernatural.

Critical Information Conference

full name / name of organization: 
School of Visual Arts, MFA Art Criticism & Writing Program
contact email: 
criticalinformationsva@gmail.com

CRITICAL INFORMATION
GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE

Hosted by the MFA program in Art Criticism & Writing
at the School of Visual Arts, New York City, December 8, 2013

Women & Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory (Submissions Accepted Year-round)

full name / name of organization: 
Women & Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory
contact email: 
managingeditor@womenandperformance.org

The Humanities and Its Bodies: Virginia Humanities Conference (March 21-22)

full name / name of organization: 
Longwood University
contact email: 
magillde@longwood.edu

The Virginia Humanities Conference invites proposals for papers, panel sessions, and performances that investigate any aspect of the humanities and its bodies.

'Crossing the Space Between: 1914-1945', London, 17-19 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Space Between Society: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945
contact email: 
Nick.Hubble@brunel.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Crossing the Space Between, 1914-1945

The 16th annual conference of the multidisciplinary society,
The Space Between: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945

[UPDATE] 'Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Supernature and the Environment' 8th December Deadline for paper proposals approaching.

full name / name of organization: 
Falmouth University and the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment UK and Ireland
contact email: 
ruth.heholt@falmouth.ac.uk and niamh.downing@falmouth.ac.uk

‘Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Super-Nature and the Environment’ One Day Symposium.
Keynote Speaker: Professor Ronald Hutton (Bristol University)

CFP- 15th Annual Literary Festival and Scholars’ Day- Deadline Feb 17

full name / name of organization: 
Newman University English Department
contact email: 
cranes@newmanu.edu

The 15th annual Literary Festival and Scholars’ Day will be held at Newman University in Wichita, KS on April 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2014.

Adaptation (Oxford University Press journal)

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Cartmell, De Montfort University
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

Adaptation (Oxford University Press) has recently gone from two to three issues and is open to contributions in the field of adaptation studies.

[UPDATE] The future of the biennial: experimental places to reinvent political space? Deadline December 20

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

The upcoming issue of Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics will discuss the political future of the contemporary art biennial.

4th Annual Graduate Student Conference: The Heights of Humor [April 4-5, 2014; Boulder, CO]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Colorado, Boulder Spanish and Portuguese Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
cu.graduateconference@gmail.com

In spite of academics’ acute awareness of the dearth of criticism on

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension - Ecloga Modernism Journal.

full name / name of organization: 
Ecloga : Journal of Literature and the Arts. Modernist Studies Special Edition.
contact email: 
eclogasnoms@gmail.com

Deadline extended to 6th January 2014.

Modernist Studies Special Edition. 2014.
Produced in collaboration with the
Scottish Network of Modernist Studies.

The 6th Biennial Philosophy and Literature Graduate Conference at Purdue University-March 28th and 29th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Laughing at the Limit: Humor and Philosophical Practice
contact email: 
purdue.humor@yahoo.com

Lately humor has been enjoying a moment of philosophical interest.

Call for Proposals for MLA Volume on Teaching Representations of the First World War #December 20, 2013#

full name / name of organization: 
Douglas Higbee / University of South Carolina, Aiken; Debra Rae Cohen / University of South Carolina
contact email: 
douglash@usca.edu

Abstracts are invited for an essay focused on the crisis of socialism and the rise of fascism during and after the First World War, to be included in Options for Teaching Representations of the First

"Remix is_________" Miami University 's English Graduate and Adjunct Association Symposium March 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Oriol/ Miami University of Ohio
contact email: 
oriolra@miamioh.edu

The 11th Annual Miami University
Miami English Graduate and Adjunct Association (MEGAA) Symposium

Friday, March 14, 2014, Oxford, Ohio
CALL FOR PAPERS

Remix is ___________

Composition: Making Meaning through Design, 15-16 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
History of Books & Material Texts Research Focus Group, University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
materialtexts@gmail.com

Composition: making meaning through design
An interdisciplinary symposium on material texts
15-16 May 2014
University of California, Santa Barbara

Scholarly by Design: NeMLA 2014 Poster Session

full name / name of organization: 
William Sizemore / Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
whsizemore@lit.edu

NeMLA is pleased to announce the addition of a Poster Session April 4 to the 2014 convention in Harrisburg, PA, April 3-6.

CFP - CULTURAL AND INSTITUTIONAL MEMORY AS (A) MEANS OF PROGRESS

full name / name of organization: 
HYPERION UNIVERSITY, BUCHAREST
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Second CFP - Hyperion International Conference - March 5, 2014
Theme: CULTURAL AND INSTITUTIONAL MEMORY AS (A) MEANS OF PROGRESS
Date: March 5, 2014
Deadline for abstracts: December 20, 2013.

'MEMORY' - Stet Issue 4, King's College London (Deadline 20th Dec 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
alex.belsey@kcl.ac.uk

Stet, the online postgraduate journal for the English Department at King’s College London, is now accepting submissions from current postgraduate students for its fourth peer-reviewed publication.

2014 Language, Society and Culture Conference

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Language and Society Reserach Group
contact email: 
Language_Society2014@outlook.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Theme: Storytelling and Academic Discourse

March 7, 2014

At Bronx Community College (CUNY)

Sponsored by: Bronx Community College

Co-Sponsors:

Innovation and its Contestants (Montreal, 18 April 2014); Keynote Speaker: Prof. Keith Moxey (Columbia)

full name / name of organization: 
GSA, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University
contact email: 
ahcsconference@gmail.com

INNOVATION AND ITS CONTESTANTS

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

DEPARTMENT OF ART HISTORY AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES
McGill University, Montreal

Fifth Annual Graduate Student Conference

Between Places and Space: Landscapes of Liminality - 5-6 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
spacesbetweenplaces@gmail.com

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
5-6 June 2014
Trinity College Dublin

Victorian Classes and Classifications - Submit by March 1st, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
North American Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
info@navsa2014.com

Victorian Britain belonged to the classifying age. Imperial expansion and new techniques of observation and production confronted Britons with an expanding universe of natural and man-made phenomena.

[UPDATE] Their America: Digital Humanities Project

full name / name of organization: 
Their America (www.theiramerica.org), Geoff Hamilton
contact email: 
theiramerica@gmail.com

Their America (www.theiramerica.org) is seeking contributors to help with its archives and forums.

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