category: interdisciplinary

MLA 2014- "Feel the Pain: Medieval Trauma"

full name / name of organization: 
Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
contact email: 
labbie@bgsu.edu

MLA 2014 CFP
Division on Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
"Feel the Pain: Medieval Trauma"
A Roundtable Session

[UPDATE] Explorations of Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing (PAMLA Conference, San Diego, CA, Nov 1-3, 2

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

This panel is designed to examine ideas of childhood based on the life writing of working class people. How is child labor/schooling discussed in life writing from working class individuals?

CFP: Unsettling Wonder 1.2, Wise Fools (Deadline: 20 April 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Unsettling Wonder
contact email: 
info@unsettlingwonder.com

Unsettling Wonder is a new literary journal that publishes both creative and academic work on fairy tales, folklore, and mythology.

Futures of Cognitive Approaches to Literature – Nov. 1-3 2013 - PAMLA special session

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
trueambe@msu.edu

This special session seeks submissions that employ and/or consider cognitive approaches to literature.

60th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies, October 11-13, 2013, Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Conference on British Studies
contact email: 
JL-Mcnabb@wiu.edu

The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 60th Annual Meeting will be hosted by DePaul University in Chicago, October 11-13, 2013.

'The Manifesto Revisited' - MLA 2014 Division Session

full name / name of organization: 
MLA, Division on Non-Fiction Prose
contact email: 
amsp@lehigh.edu, rcooke@haverford.edu

The manifesto has served many purposes in its history, and this session will bring together scholars with an interest in non-fiction to reflect on those purposes.

[UPDATE] Marxism and Psychoanalysis in the Twenty-First Century (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2014 Special Session
contact email: 
gallego@stolaf.edu; ameehan@email.arizona.edu

This is a proposed special session for the 2014 MLA Convention, which will be held from January 9-12, 2014 in Chicago, IL.

"Second-Class Scholars?: Outside the Ivory Tower, Off the Tenure Track" Roundtable [SAMLA Nov. 8-10] Abstracts by 4/30

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 2013 Conference, November 8-10, 2013, Marriott Atlanta Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30326
contact email: 
mhcrocombe@gmail.com

Special Session

[UPDATE] Sporting Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
Leeds Humanities Research Institute, University of Leeds, UK
contact email: 
sportingbodies2013@gmail.com

Creative Industries Journal -- call for submissions -- deadline: June 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Creative Industries Journal
contact email: 
edwards2@oakland.edu

The Creative Industries Journal (CIJ), an international, peer-reviewed academic journal published by Intellect Press, seeks innovative, previously unpublished scholarship on the broad set of cultural,

Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture / Volume 44

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Burnham / Santa Clara University
contact email: 
mburnham@scu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture Volume 44

DEAD LINE EXTENDED: International Postgraduate Conference on Translation Studies and Literatures in English 13-14 May 2013

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/Turkey
www.elts.cankaya.edu.tr

Anglo-Saxon Art, Poetry, and Prose due 15 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Contemporary Old English
contact email: 
contemporaryoldenglish@gmail.com

Contemporary Old English is a web source for Old English and Anglo-Saxon culture presented in a modern aesthetic.

Engaging Students in Non-Traditional Formats - Abstracts due May 15th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Prudence Layne/Elon University
contact email: 
playne@elon.edu

CFP: Abstracts for edited collection
Engaging Student Learning in Non-Traditional Formats
Deadline: May 15th, 2013

Between Vulnerability and Resilience: Representations of the Veil in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
2014 MLA Convention in Chicago, 9-12 January 2014
contact email: 
azeenat@uark.edu and ummeal-wazedi@augustana.edu

This roundtable invites paper proposals that will explore the re-emergence of the veil and its literary and cultural representations.

Human Rights International Conference (Nov. 21-23, 2013); Abstracts Due: Mar.31, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Central Michigan University
contact email: 
eke1mn@cmich.edu

Call For Papers: Human Rights, Literature, the Arts, and Social Sciences International Conference, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant
November 21-23, 2013

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Open CFP for Shift: Graduate Journal of Visual and Material Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Shift: Graduate Journal of Visual and Material Culture
contact email: 
editors@shiftjournal.org

Deadline extended to March 15th!

Imprisonment and Resistance (Special Session MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Katy Ryan / West Virginia University
contact email: 
kohearnr@mail.wvu.edu

Interested in papers on 20-century American literature and imprisonment, with a focus on abolitionist visions and struggles. How have writers imagined or recounted the experiences of imprisonment?

[Update] ASEBL Journal - Ethical Behavior/Evolutionary Biology & Literature. Deadline September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
St. Francis College
contact email: 
publisher@ebibliotekos.com

The editors of ASEBL Journal invite queries for the January 2014 issue. Deadline for articles is 1 September 2013 (early submissions are encouraged). Issues are housed on the St.

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation - 7th Call for Papers (Open, Non-Thematic Issue)

full name / name of organization: 
[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 7th issue. We accept:

CALL FOR CHAPTERS „Contemporary Television Series: Narrative Structures and Audience Perception”

full name / name of organization: 
Valentina Marinescu-Uiversity of Bucharest
contact email: 
valentina.marinescu@yahoo.com

CALL FOR CHAPTERS
„Contemporary Television Series: Narrative Structures and Audience Perception”

Overview of the Book:

Pupil Online Journal - Composition Across the Disciplines - Deadline: 4/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
Teaching Writing Club - California State University Fullerton
contact email: 
teachingwritingclub@gmail.com

Pupil CFP

[UPDATE] Renaissance of Roland Barthes Deadline Extended to March 15th!

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center/Comparative Literature and English Departments
contact email: 
barthesconference2013@gmail.com

The Renaissance of Roland Barthes
Speakers: Jonathan Culler, Diana Knight, Rosalind Krauss, D.A. Miller, and Lucy O’Meara

Neo-Victorianism and Globalisation: Transnational Dissemination of Nineteenth-Century Cultural Texts

full name / name of organization: 
Guest Editors: Antonija Primorac (University of Split, Croatia) and Monika Pietrzak-Franger (University of Siegen, Germany)
contact email: 
primorac@ffst.hr and pietrzak@anglistik.uni-siegen.de

Neo-Victorianism and Globalisation:
Transnational Dissemination of Nineteenth-Century Cultural Texts

2014 Special Issue of Neo-Victorian Studies
(http://www.neovictorianstudies.com/)

The Traveler’s Eye: Narrating Dis/Location in 20th Century Travel Literature, Bucharest, September 26th-28th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest, CISCER
contact email: 
conference2013@litere.ro

The troubled 20th century has been labeled in many ways – one of which is “the century of migrations”.

CFP: Emerging Adulthood and American Popular Culture [10/9/13-10/11/13; Chicago, IL]

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Rennett / University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
mrennett@utexas.edu

I am putting together a panel for the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood conference that discusses the relationship between emerging adulthood and American popular culture.

PAMLA 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

In this session, papers will look at the different ways place can determine one’s identity.

Mapping and Measuring Twentieth-Century Correspondence | Modernist Studies Association Conference (29 August-1 September 2013):

full name / name of organization: 
Siobhan Phillips
contact email: 
phillisi@dickinson.edu

How can digital methods and scholarship help us to capitalize on the everyday genre that is twentieth-century correspondence?

Early Modern Texts: Digital Methods and Methodologies - University of Oxford - 16-17 September 2013 (EEBO-TCP 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership (Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford)
contact email: 
eebotcp@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS: EEBO-TCP 2013

Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership presents

Early Modern Texts: Digital Methods and Methodologies

University of Oxford, 16-17 September 2013

[UPDATE] CFP reminder: Spectral Spaces and Hauntings (anthology) (abstract submission by 29 March, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Lee, Curtin University
contact email: 
c.lee@curtin.edu.au

Reminder CFP: Spectral Spaces and Hauntings (anthology)
Edited by Christina Lee

Midwest PCA/ACA Conference Otaku Studies Area

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

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

Poetry and the Dictionary - 15 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Andrew Blades, St Peter's College, Oxford
contact email: 
proposals@poetryandthedictionary.com

This symposium will be held at St Peter’s College, Oxford, on 15
June, 2013, with a view to opening up and exploring connections
between poetry and the dictionary. Proposals for papers on any

York Spring Festival of New Music 2013: Music, Technology and Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
teresa@yorkspringfestival.co.uk

Call for Papers

Sunday 12 May
University of York, UK

Music, Technology and Imagination

About the Festival

[UPDATE] Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (Apr 19-20, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University - English Department
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com


**Deadline extended to March 11, 2013**

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (4th Annual)

New Journal: Practical Issues in Language and Literacy

full name / name of organization: 
Steve Raynie / Gordon State College
contact email: 
sraynie@gordonstate.edu

Practical Issues in Language and Literacy (PILL), a new online annual journal, seeks submissions for its inaugural edition slated for June 2014.

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