category: interdisciplinary

Consumer Culture and Advertising at SWPACA 35th Annual Conference, Feb 19-22, 2014

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

Call For Papers: Consumer Culture and Advertising

35th Annual Conference: Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
February 19-22, 2014 – Albuquerque, NM

Here by the sea and sand: A symposium on Quadrophenia (Brighton, July 14, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Modernist Studies, University of Sussex
contact email: 
p.thurschwell@sussex.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: James Wood (Harvard University, The New Yorker)

“I don’t want to be the same as everyone else. That’s why I’m a mod, see?”

Call for Reviews of Medieval-related Events or Items

full name / name of organization: 
Hortulus Journal
contact email: 
hortulus@hortulus-journal.com

The general interest section of Hortulus is devoted to non-peer reviewed (but edited) columns on topics which relate to medieval studies but are not academic articles.

International Conference on Welsh Studies

full name / name of organization: 
North American Association for the Study of Welsh Culture and History (NAASWCH)
contact email: 
osborne@rmc.ca

Dwelling in Diaspora - ACLA 2014 - New York University (Deadline: November 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Syrkin (University of Muenster), Khachig Tölölyan (Wesleyan University)
contact email: 
elizabeth.syrkin@uni-muenster.de

American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting
20-23 March 2014, New York University
Seminar title: Dwelling in Diaspora

DEADLINE APPROACHING: Speaking in Two Voices: Academics Parenting Children with Disabilities, NeMLA 2013, Harrisburg, 4/3-4/6

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Ridinger-Dotterman, Suffolk County Community College
contact email: 
dotteran@sunysuffolk.edu

The growth of Disability Studies over the past two decades appears as an indication that academe is becoming more inclusive of those with disabilities.

ACLA 2014 (March 20-23, NYU) Capital And Aesthetic Forms: Mediating Totality Now (Deadline November 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
vin.adiutori@gmail.com

The seminar concerns how various artistic forms and media take up the problem of mediating totality today.

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tcvc2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

[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.

[Animals] CfP: Special Issue "Sustainable Animal Production"

full name / name of organization: 
MDPI AG
contact email: 
animals@mdpi.com

As leading scientists on the agricultural use of animals, we are needed to interpret the issues and propose mechanisms to effect the changes necessary to provide for futuristic relevance of agricultur

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mg3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

Can Comics Be Poetry? (abstracts due: November 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

Comics scholars lament the problematic association of comics and fiction. Many of the most celebrated "graphic novels" are not novels at all but autobiographies.

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinites (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fm4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinities

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

The Page: Visual and Material Literature (March 14-16, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Students Association, Department of English, University of Ottawa
contact email: 
uottawa.conference@gmail.com

The Page: Visual and Material Literature
2014 Department of English Graduate Student Conference
University of Ottawa
14-16 March 2014

[UPDATE] Devouring: Food, Drink and the Written Word, 1800-1945, 8th March 2014 (deadline 31st Oct 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
devouring2014@gmail.com

Devouring: Food, Drink and the Written Word, 1800-1945

Saturday 8th March 2014, University of Warwick

Keynote speakers:
Professor Nicola Humble (University of Roehampton)

CFP for Edited Collection: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Popular Fantasy

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, University of London
contact email: 
j.roberts@bbk.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for essays which explore non-normative representations of gender and sexuality in a range of contemporary popular fantasy, including, but not limited to: tv episodes and series,

ACLA 2014: The Local and the Regional: Elided Spaces of Postcolonial Capital, March 20-23, NYU

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
slw343@nyu.edu

Organizers:
- Laurie Lambert (Assistant Professor, African-American and Africana Studies, UC Davis)
- Shirley Wong (Post-doctoral fellow, English, NYU)

The Reception of German Art Art Theory, and Philosophy by the Americas in the 20th Century (AAH London 10-12 Apr 14)

full name / name of organization: 
Panel at the Association of Art Historians: AAH
contact email: 
tatianeelias@hotmail.com

The panel considers the impact of German Art, Art Theory, Aesthetics, and Philosophy on the Americas.

Disasters, Apocalypses, and Catastrophes-PCA/ACA Chicago, IL April 16-19 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Pop Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
disasterculture@yahoo.com

In a hyper-mediated global culture, disaster events reach us with great speed and digital detail, and we begin forming, interpreting, and historicizing catastrophes simultaneously with people worldwid

A Return to Cicely: Why We Need Northern Exposure Today More Than Ever

full name / name of organization: 
Keith Fudge/University of Arkansas Fort Smith
contact email: 
keith.fudge@uafs.edu

It is difficult to believe that it has been almost 25 years since the award-winning Northern Exposure made its television debut.

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Rim Conference on Literature and Rhetoric
contact email: 
pacrim2014@gmail.com

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

Date: March 7-8, 2014
Location: Administration Building, University of Alaska Anchorage

Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
The Hungarian Philosophical Association
contact email: 
kremeralexander5@gmail.com

The Hungarian Philosophical Association is organizing an international conference on “Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics”.

Keynote speaker: Richard Shusterman

[UPDATE] Mindful Body in the Arts of Eating: International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Body, Mind, and Culture (Florida Atlantic University)
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 3-day conference, January 23–25, 2014, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

Colonial Violence

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
rnp@umd.edu

Midwest Victorian Studies Association 2014
April 11th-13th
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Colonial Violence

Political Violence at Home and Abroad

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
w.meier@tcu.edu

Midwest Victorian Studies Association 2014
April 11th-13th
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Political Violence at Home and Abroad

Sensational Violence: "The Mysteries Which Are At Our Own Doors"

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
lsurridg@uvic.ca

Midwest Victorian Studies Association 2014
April 11th-13th
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Sensational Violence: “The Mysteries Which Are at Our Own Doors”

[UPDATE] JOY/JOIE University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature Feb 27th - Mar 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

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JOY
Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

CFP: The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and the Summer of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP: The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and the Summer of Love

CFP Participants for Roundtable Discussion on Assessment Innovations at one day conference Mar. 1, 2014 in New Jersey

full name / name of organization: 
Tri-State Best Practices Conference
contact email: 
phaji@bergen.edu

If you have experience in any aspect of assessing student learning, please join a roundtable discussion at the third annual Tri-State Best Practices Conference for college teachers in New York, New Je

Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature? (1 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
contact email: 
robert.mcgill@utoronto.ca

"Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature?" session
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada

*Call for Papers Submissions Deadline Extended to 14 October '13* Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (Vol. 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies (42nd UBC Medieval Workshop), Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Œcologies Project, along with the Committee for Medieval Studies at the University of British Columbia
contact email: 
robert.rouse@ubc.ca

42nd UBC Medieval Workshop

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies

MadLit 2014: "Texts and Violence" with keynote speaker Hillary Chute/ Feb 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013: Texts and Violence

Keynote speaker: Hillary Chute, author of Graphic Women and Associate Editor of MetaMaus

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference, 19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

full name / name of organization: 
Maureen O'Connor, School of English, University College Cork
contact email: 
maureen.oconnor@ucc.ie

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference
19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

Call for Papers

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