category: interdisciplinary

The Arts in Society - 25-27 June 2014, Rome

full name / name of organization: 
The Arts in Society
contact email: 
conferencedirector@commongroundpublishing.com

The purpose of the annual Arts in Society Conference is to create a platform for the exploration of the role of the arts in society.

CFP-“Crossing Boundaries in a Post-Ethnic Era – Interdisciplinary Approaches and Negotiations”

full name / name of organization: 
MESEA
contact email: 
earapoglou@ucdavis.edu

Ninth Biennial MESEA Conference
May 29th – June 1st 2014
Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken Germany

CFP: "Saint Paul: Reception, Representation, and Influence in the Middle Ages"

full name / name of organization: 
Sponsored Session: Center for Medieval Studies, University of Minnesota , at 49th Int'l Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University, May 8-11 2014, Kalamazoo, MI
contact email: 
ascheil@umn.edu

Speaking in Two Voices: Academics Parenting Children with Disabilities

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.

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture - PCA/ACA Chicago (04/16-19/2014); Deadline: November 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Francis, Medieval Area Chair, Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

The Medievalism in Popular Culture Area accepts papers on all topics that either explore popular culture during the Middle Ages or transcribe some aspect of the Middle Ages into the popular culture of later periods. These representations can occur in any genre, including film, television, novels, graphic novels, gaming, advertising, etc. For this year’s conference, I would like to encourage submissions on some of the following topics:

1) Representations of Vikings and/or Nordic mythology
2) Medieval Minutiae – appearances of medievalism in unexpected places and unexpected ways
3) Tolkein’s The Hobbit and its adaptations – by next year we will have seen two of the three adapted films by Peter Jackson
4) Humor and Medievalism
5) Adaptations of Dante’s Divine Comedy
6) New Entries in the Arthurian World
7) Merlin and/or Other Magic Practitioners

Transgressing the Limit: Borders and Liminality in Philosophy and Literature [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Dylan Winchock & Jessica Mayock
contact email: 
borderprojectabstracts@gmail.com

Transgressing the Limit: Borders and Liminality in Philosophy and Literature
Second Call/Deadline Extension

Borders are more than lines cutting across maps; rather, they are wide swaths of ambiguity and reversibility where identities are broken down and reassembled.

CFP: “Enemies”, Hortulus sponsored session, 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 8-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Hortulus, the online graduate journal of medieval studies
contact email: 
kalamazoo@hortulus-journal.com

Please share the following Call For Papers with interested colleagues.

Challenger Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)
contact email: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)

Challenger Unbound
Departme

CFP: New Writing: International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing - 9/2/13

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwriting.org.uk

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New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing

contact email:
editor@newwriting.org.uk

All submissions: www.newwriting.org.uk
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Shakespeare and Natural History (abstracts due August 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Société française Shakespeare - international conference (Paris), 21-27 April 2014
contact email: 
cleslie@poly.edu

Panel 10: Shakespeare and Natural History

(REMINDER) - CFP: Television Series & the Supernatural (deadline July 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email: 
supernatural.studies.editor@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Television Series and the Supernatural (DEADLINE July 31, 2013)

Interdisciplinarity and the Job Market

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
RnSpear@gmaill.com AND bspence@complit.umass.edu

Navigating interdisciplinarity when on the job market is tricky, and interdisciplinarians often shortchange specialties to fit traditional calls.

[UPDATE] Queerness and Games Conference. **Deadline Extended** 7/25

full name / name of organization: 
The Queerness and Games Conference
contact email: 
qgconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers, Panels, and Interactive Presentations

Where & When:
UC Berkeley Center for New Media
Saturday and Sunday, October 26th and 27th, 2013
Registration info at www.qgcon.com

1st International "Liberal Arts at Sapir" Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of Multi Disciplinary Studies, Sapir Academic College, Israel
contact email: 
elizabethz@sapir.ac.il

Borders are dangerous, hesitant, unstable, and yet, opportunities for co-existence.

CFP: Monsters and the Monstrous Journal: Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

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

Current Call for Submissions

Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

Black Women's Health Conference June 13-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Black Women's Health Conference Task Force at Tulane University
contact email: 
BWHConference@wave.tulane.edu

The 2nd annual Black Women's Health Conference will take place June 13-14, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Memory, Remembrance, Commemoration and the American West (8/15/13; 10/31/13-11/2/13)

full name / name of organization: 
John R. Milton Writers' Conference / The University of South Dakota
contact email: 
Lee.Roripaugh@usd.edu

Please join us for the biennial John R.

Contemporary Narratives of Care (Fri 25 October 2013; Birkbeck, University of London)

full name / name of organization: 
Reina van der Wiel, Centre for Contemporary Literature, Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
narrativesofcare@gmail.com

Call For Papers Deadline: 16 August 2013

[UPDATE] Green Humanities--Inaugural Call for Papers & Poems

full name / name of organization: 
Green Humanities: A Journal of Ecological Thought in Literature, Philosophy & the Arts
contact email: 
<pschulma@odu.edu> <jweinstein@vwc.edu> <hhix@uwyo.edu>

Eco-Gencies: Eco-Critical Responses to Contemporary Environmental Crises

Call for Papers:
Putting the Humanities on the Frontlines of Ecological Discourse…

"Wet Theory": Creative Writing as Affective Lever in Feminist & Queer Criticism : NeMLA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
krusem@newschool.edu, amagnet@gc.cuny.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Journal of Feminist Scholarship (CFP)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
jfs@umassd.edu

Call for submissions for the Journal of Feminist Scholarship

Identity and Conflict in the Middle East and its Diasporic Cultures (March 20-22, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Facult of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Balamand
contact email: 
identity.conflict@balamand.edu.lb

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Balamand invites you to participate in its international conference, “Identity and Conflict in the Middle East and its Diasporic Cultures

Digital Death: Mortality and Beyond in the Online Age edited collection (10/1; 12/1)

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Moreman & A. David Lewis, eds.
contact email: 
cmoreman@gmail.com

We invite proposals for a collection of essays on the subject of Digital Death: Mortality and Beyond in the Online Age. This proposed book, co-edited by Christopher M. Moreman and A.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension: The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today, Oct. 11-12, Philadelphia

full name / name of organization: 
The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
contact email: 
templegeaconf@gmail.com

The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
October 11th-12th, 2013
Temple University: Philadelphia, PA
Keynote: Charles Altieri (Berkeley)

REPOST: Misanthropy and Transhumanism in Utopian Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Patrick Smyth
contact email: 
psmyth@gc.cuny.edu

Man is a rope stretched … over an abyss. What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal.

-Nietzsche, Thus Spake Zarathustra

Crime and Detection in the Age of Electronic Reproduction: Tradition, Expectations, Genres and Codes

full name / name of organization: 
Zeno Vernyik / English Department, Technical University of Liberec
contact email: 
zeno.vernyik@tul.cz

The English Department, Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education, Technical University of Liberec in cooperation with the Department of Foreign Languages, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brn

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English / 14-17 July 2014 / Lincoln, UK / Deadline: 1st November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Martin Paul Eve, University of Lincoln
contact email: 
WHN@lincoln.ac.uk

What Happens Now: 21st Century Writing in English
3rd Biennial International Conference
14-17 July 2014, University of Lincoln, UK

CALL FOR PAPERS

(Abstract due September 30th 2013) Postcolonialism and Eco-Criticism (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

This panel seeks to examine the multiple aspects that link Postcolonial Studies with environmental concerns.

Pulp Magazine Studies PCA ACA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
j.everet@usciences.edu

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Pulp Studies Area
Popular Culture/American Culture Association National Conference
Chicago, IL
April 16-19, 2014

Puppetry and Science - A Special Issue of Puppet Notebook

full name / name of organization: 
Shaun May, UNIMA
contact email: 
shaunmay@me.com

Call For Papers - Puppetry and Science, A Special Issue of Puppet Notebook

CEA Conference "Horizons"

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

College English Association
45th Annual Conference

Horizons

March 27-29

Hyatt Regency, 300 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21202.

Submission deadline: November 1, 2013 at www.cea-web.org

[UPDATE: Extended Deadline] : "The Art of the Advertisement" - M/MLA November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mschiebe@qcc.cuny.edu

The American Literature II panel (permanent section) seeks papers on representations of advertising, marketing, and/or public relations in American novels, plays, poems, or films from 1870-present.

Call for Images: The Power of Poetry in the Modern World (Special Issue)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Review
contact email: 
sar@gsu.edu

In keeping with SAMLA's 2011 special focus, “The Power of Poetry in the Modern World,” the 77.1 special issue of South Atlantic Review seeks original images for proposed journal covers that addres

Science and Magic in Lawman and in the Brut Tradition (9/15; Kalamazoo, 5/8-11, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
International Lawman's Brut Society
contact email: 
kjt9t@uvawise.edu

This session engages recent scholarship on magic and science (or natural philosophy) in the Brut, as well as in the wider Brut tradition, including work on astronomy and on the Merlinian prophecies.

T. S. Eliot at the Louisville Conference, February 20–22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
T. S. Eliot Society
contact email: 
jmorgen@clemson.edu

The T. S.

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