category: interdisciplinary

The Victorian Tactile Imagination, 19-20 July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
victoriantactileimagination@gmail.com

Keynote speakers:

Lady of Ten Thousand Lakes: Finding Wisdom in Places; St. Paul, MN, April 20, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Study of Women and Mythology
contact email: 
pmonagha@depaul.edu

Much of mythology is grounded in place. Suggested topics for this symposium might include, but are not limited to, the following:

DEADLINE EXTENDED to 11/7: ASLE 2013 Panel CFP for "The Truth of Ecology: Ecology’s Current Place in Ecocriticism"

full name / name of organization: 
Ashley E. Reis
contact email: 
AshleyReis@my.unt.edu

The Truth of Ecology: Ecology’s Current Place in Ecocriticism

[UPDATE]: "Redefining Notions of Public and Private" Graduate Conference Feb 22

full name / name of organization: 
NC State Association of English Graduate Students
contact email: 
aegs.conference@gmail.com

– “I Live Here!: Redefining and Negotiating Notions of Public and Private”

North Carolina State University English Graduate Conference
Conference Dates: Feb 22-23, 2013

Early Modern Paratexts: A Work in Progress Seminar - Friday 25th July, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
earlymodernparatexts2013@gmail.com

This one-day event seeks to gather together scholars working on paratexts in early modern literature, to share and survey current research, to generate new lines of enquiry and to create opportunities

[UPDATE]Going “Viral”:Contested Cartographies of Illness, Ideology, and Identity Politics (ACLA 4/4-4/7/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Carolyn Ureña (Rutgers University), Enmanuel Martinez (Rutgers University)
contact email: 
carolyn.urena@rutgers.edu

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American Comparative Literature Association 2013 Conference
University of Toronto
April 4-7, 2013

Deadline for abstracts: Nov 15, 2012

[UPDATE] Straddling Boundaries: Hemispherism, Cultural Identity, and Indigeneity Deadline: 30th Nov

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and the Canada-U.S. Border
contact email: 
CCUSBorder@kent.ac.uk

**UPDATE** Keynotes for this conference will be Claudia Sadowski-Smith, Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, and Guillermo Verdecchia.

Auto/Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
IAFA
contact email: 
autofiction@hotmail.com

Call For Papers : Auto/fiction
Publication Type: e-Journal and Print edition
Language: English ( With optional French Abstracts)
Contact email: autofiction@hotmail.com

Citizenship and Its Discontents: Belonging in a Global World (March 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
umassegoconference@gmail.com

Citizenship and Its Discontents: Belonging in a Global World
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Saturday, March 30, 2013

Roundtable Participants: Priscilla Wald (Duke University; Past President of ASA), Nick Bromell (UMass-Amherst), and Sut Jhally (UMass-Amherst)

Send proposals to umassegoconference@gmail.com by Friday, January 25, 2013.

Popular Culture(s): 48th Annual Comp Lit Conf. (12/28/12; 4/25-26/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of Comp Lit, Cal. State Univ., Long Beach
contact email: 
nhora.serrano@csulb.edu

48th Annual Comparative Literature Conference
California State University, Long Beach
April 25th –April 26th, 2013
Popular Culture(s)

Plenary Speaker: Hillary Chute

ACLA 2013 seminar: Spatial Narratives (Deadline: November 15, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Ben Miller, Georgia State University
contact email: 
miller@gsu.edu

This is a call for papers for a panel at the annual American Comparative Literature Conference which will be held at University of Toronto, April 4 - 7, 2013.

Good to Eat, Good to Think: Food Studies Pedagogy and Curriculum

full name / name of organization: 
SW/TX PCA/ACA
contact email: 
lawill@nmsu.edu

The Food and Culture Area of the Southwest/ Texas Popular and American Culture Association invites papers on Food Studies Pedagogy and Curriculum for their 34th Annual Conference that will be held Feb

"Texts and Technologies in Canadian and Quebec Literatures"

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures / L'association des littératures canadiennes et québecoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

Texts and Technologies in Canadian and Quebec Literatures

Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures Annual Conference
June 1- 3 2013
University of Victoria,

FOOD & CULTURE CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Pop/American Culture Association
contact email: 
lawill@nmsu.edu

The Food and Culture Area of the Southwest/ Texas Popular and American Culture Association invites papers and organized panels for their 34th Annual Conference that will be held February 13-16 at the

[UPDATE] CFP SW/TX PCA Conference, Feb. 13-16,2013 AREA: Motor Culture & the Road, Deadline Nov. 16, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
srusnak@ggc.edu

Motor Culture and the Road relates to a wide variety of areas of cultural significance in the global context.

ACLA Annual Meeting Seminar: "Fictions of Fallen Empires" (University of Toronto, April 4-7, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
schihaya@berkeley.edu, jcrewe@berkeley.edu

"Fictions of Fallen Empires": Faculty and Graduate Student Seminar at the ACLA annual meeting, April 4-7, 2013, University of Toronto (Toronto, Ontario)

Special Topics: Reconciliation in Literature at CEA 2013 (11/1/2012, April 4-6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers: Special Topics: Reconciliation in Literature at CEA 2013
April 4-6, 2013 | Savannah, Georgia
CEA 2013 will be held at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott:

Special Topics: Human Rights and Literature at CEA 2013 (11/1/2012, April 4-6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers: Special Topics: Human Rights and Literature at CEA 2013
April 4-6, 2013 | Savannah, Georgia
CEA 2013 will be held at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott:

CFP: Texture in Film

full name / name of organization: 
Dr LF Donaldson, UNiversity of St Andrews
contact email: 
lfd2@st-andrews.ac.uk

CFP: Texture in Film

9th March 2013, University of St Andrews. Deadline for Proposals: 11th January 2013.

Special Topics: Literature of/about Risk at CEA 2013 (11/1/2012, April 4-6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers: Special Topics: Literature of/about Risk at CEA 2013
April 4-6, 2013 | Savannah, Georgia
CEA 2013 will be held at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott:

Literature and Law//Literature and Criminal Justice at CEA (11/1/2012, April 4-6, 2013 )

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers: Special Topics: Literature and Law//Literature and Criminal Justice at CEA 2013
April 4-6, 2013 | Savannah, Georgia
CEA 2013 will be held at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott:

Unexpected Encounters in American Travel Writing at Am Lit Assn, May 23-26 2013; deadline Jan 13, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing
contact email: 
vogel@kutztown.edu; mscript@udel.edu

The adventure of travel and travel writing is frequently realized in the unexpected encounters that occur during the journey.

(dis)Comfort in American Travel Writing at Am Lit Assn, May 23-26 2013; deadline Jan 13, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing
contact email: 
vogel@kutztown.edu; mscript@udel.edu

Some seek the pleasure cruise. Others prefer roughing it. The pleasures of comfort or the joys of discomfort can shape travel writing, lending it elements of conflict, suspense, or humor.

Bureaucracy (ACLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Johansen and Alissa Karl
contact email: 
ejohansen@tamu.edu

This CFP is for the ACLA 2013 conference, held in Toronto from April 4-7, 2013. Proposals should be uploaded on the ACLA website by November 15, 2012: http://acla.org/submit/index.php

Clash Zones: Identities in (R)Evolution - April 5-6, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Consortium in Women's Studies
contact email: 
gcws@mit.edu

CLASH ZONES: IDENTITIES IN (R)EVOLUTION
an interdisciplinary graduate student conference
sponsored by the Graduate Consortium in Women’s Studies

Call for Book Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
wickedcoolghost@gmail.com

Book reviewers needed for a specific list of books. Please send an email with your academic interests and we'll try to find a matching book. This posting is open-ended, with a revolving deadline.

An Education in Facebook? (Edited Collection, Abstracts due 18 Jan 2013, Chapters by 31 May 2013))

full name / name of organization: 
Tama Leaver, Curtin University
contact email: 
t.leaver@curtin.edu.au

An Education in Facebook?
Higher Education and the World’s Largest Social Network

Editors: Dr Mike Kent, Dr Tama Leaver and Dr Clare Lloyd, Internet Studies, Curtin University

Cornell Medieval Studies Student Colloqiuum February 23, 2012 (proposals by December 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Cornell Medieval Studies Student Colloqiuum
contact email: 
cmm429@cornell.edu

Medieval Studies Student Colloquium
Call for Papers

UPDATE: SW/TX PCA/ACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/16/12; 2/13/13-2/16/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

34th Annual Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference
February 13 – 16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.swtxpca.org

Sacred Sites, Secular Spaces: Scenes, Sounds, and Signs in Humanistic, Artistic, and Technological Culture March 20-23 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Asociation [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

In keeping with HERA’s mission of promoting the study of the humanities across a wide range of disciplines and interdisciplines, we invite presentations for the 2013 conference.

“The Peaceable Kingdom? Cultural and language communities in Canada and the rule of law",5-7 April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Polish Association for Canadian Studies/Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
pacs.2013@gmail.com

It is with pleasure that we invite you to participate in the 6th Congress of Polish Canadianists, which will take place between 5th and 7th of April 2013 in Poznań, Poland.

Performing Arts Management Today 2013

full name / name of organization: 
IUGTE
contact email: 
iugte.projects@gmail.com

International Conference
Performing Arts Management Today
December 17 - 21, 2013

at Retzhof Castle Educational Institute
in Leitring bei Leibnitz, Austria!

[UPDATE] Representing social classes in films on television and in cinema in English-speaking countries

full name / name of organization: 
University of Rennes 2, France
contact email: 
nicole.cloarec@univ-rennes1.fr, Delphine.Letort@univ-lemans.fr, david_haigron@yahoo.fr, renee.dickason@orange.fr

Representing social classes in films on television and in cinema in English-speaking countries
University of Rennes 2, France - 10-11 October 2013

CFP UPDATE the quint

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

Catalogued at the National Library in Ottawa, Canada, the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north is now in its fifth year of publication.

Changing Plains in the Late 1800s -- ASLE 2013 -- 10/31

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Vogt
contact email: 
enfrancais@att.net

Changing Plains in the Late 1800s, panel proposal for the ASLE Tenth Biennial Conference, May 28-June 1, University of Kansas, Lawrence KS.

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