category: interdisciplinary

Panel: Technology in Flannery O'Connor's Fiction (abstracts due February 25)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Finnegan and Trisha Brady
contact email: 
ehfinnegan@gmail.com

Panel for the “Flannery O’Connor & the Mystery of Place” conference, July 24-26, All Hallows College, Dublin, Ireland.

Between Places and Spaces: 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

Fashionable Diseases: Medicine, Literature and Culture, 1660-1832

full name / name of organization: 
Northumbria and Newcastle Universities, Newcastle, England
contact email: 
enquiries@fashionablediseases.info

Call for Papers

Fashionable Diseases: Medicine, Literature and Culture, ca. 1660-1832

An International Interdisciplinary Conference
Newcastle and Northumbria Universities, Newcastle, England

Gender, Sexuality, and Power Student Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities, Cal State Los Angeles
contact email: 
rbatema@calstatela.edu

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LOS ANGELES
CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF GENDERS AND SEXUALITIES

10TH Annual Gender, Sexuality, and Power Student Research Conference May 13, 2014

Voices That Build The Americas/November 13-15, 2014/Keynote Giannina Braschi

full name / name of organization: 
Equipe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire sur les Aires Culturelles/University of Rouen
contact email: 
jose.hanai@univ-rouen.fr

International conference organized by ERIAC (Equipe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire sur les Aires Culturelles) on the subject of AMERICANNESS, entitled "History, Fiction, Representations: The Voices

CFP: Textual Overtures 2014 issue, "The Body"

full name / name of organization: 
Textual Overtures
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is currently accepting submissions for its 2014 issue under the theme of “Bodies”.

EGSO Conference: Transaction [KEYNOTE UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University at Albany, English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 12th Annual EGSO Conference: Transaction
March 28-29, 2014

Keynote Speakers: Anna McCarthy (NYU) and Myung Mi Kim (University at Buffalo, SUNY)

CFP American Circuits, American Secrets Sept 2014 Banff, Canada

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta / Canadian Association of American Studies
contact email: 
organizers@circuitsandsecrets.com

According to a top-secret 2009 National Security Agency report leaked by now infamous former NSA and CIA employee Edward Snowden, approximately one third of all international telephone calls, and more

New Directions in Sherlock

full name / name of organization: 
Sherlock Holmes: Past and Present, Department of English, UCL
contact email: 
ue_tom@hotmail.com

CFP: New Directions in Sherlock
Sherlock Holmes: Past and Present
Friday, April 11, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM (BST)
Department of English, UCL

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Feminist Rhetorical Science Studies (due 04/04/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Edited by Amanda K. Booher (University of Akron) & Julie Jung (Illinois State University)
contact email: 
abooher@uakron.edu

This collection engages emerging scholarship in feminisms, rhetorics, and science studies for purposes of theorizing the most recent "material turn" in the scene of feminist rhetorics.

The Precarious Alliance: "Energy in Transition" (April 2-4, 2014 @ Delaware Valley College in Doylestown, PA)

full name / name of organization: 
The Precarious Alliance: A Sustainability Symposium: "Energy in Transition"
contact email: 
Michael.Stamps@delval.edu

Delaware Valley College (Doylestown, PA) presents
The Precarious Alliance: Energy in Transition
April 2–4, 2014

Reading Across Cultures and Languages: a Virtual Roundable April 22 - May 6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Buryat State University
contact email: 
English.philology.bsu@gmail.com

First Call for Participation

[UPDATE] Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge

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

The Eighth Annual Generative Anthropology Summer Conference: Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge

Location: Victoria, BC, Canada
Dates: June 19-22, 2014

Plenary Speakers: Eric Gans and Raymond Tallis

Website: http://web.uvic.ca/gasc2014

The Rainbow and War: D. H. Lawrence Society of North America. MLA 2015, Vancouver BC

full name / name of organization: 
D. H. Lawrence Society of North America
contact email: 
nancy.paxton@nau.edu

2015 MLA in Vancouver: The Rainbow and War

[UPDATE} RCSC Annual Conference 6/7/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Renaissance Society of Southern California
contact email: 
Martine.VanElk@csulb.edu

Renaissance Conference of Southern California
58th Annual Meeting
Saturday, 7 June 2014
UCLA, Los Angeles CA

Keynote Address:

FINAL CALL "Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance"

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
charlotte.mcivor@nuigalway.ie; siobhanmogorman@gmail.com; miriamhaughton@hotmail.com;

European and Western performance discourse historically has often presumed a hegemonic and majority white field of practice despite an increasingly diverse European population.

Modernist Studies Association: Nov. 6-9, 2014 / Pittsburgh, PA, USA

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
grogers@pitt.edu

The annual conference of the Modernist Studies Association will be held at the historic Omni William Penn hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, PA, November 6-9, 2014.

Sustainable Networks: The Enlightenment to the Contemporary (June 13-15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Nanyang Technological University
contact email: 
sustainablenetworks@ntu.edu.sg

CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline: 1 MAR 2014)
Sustainable Networks: The Enlightenment to the Contemporary Conference
Nanyang Technological University, Yunnan Garden Campus, Singapore
June 13-15, 2014

Visualizing Fantastika: an interdisciplinary conference, July 4, 2014, Lancaster, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University’s department of English and Creative Writing and Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts
contact email: 
fantastikaconference@gmail.com

Visualizing Fantastika: an interdisciplinary conference,
July 4, 2014

EDITED COLLECTION: The Thing Itself -- Performance Phenomenology // DEADLINE 31 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Stuart Grant, Monash University and Matthew Wagner, University of Surrey
contact email: 
stuart.grant@monash.edu; m.wagner@surrey.ac.uk

We seek contributions from scholars and practitioners to a volume that will form the first comprehensive book on phenomenology and performance.

Global Dimensions of English Language Learning and Use, April 5th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue University
contact email: 
slssymposium@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Graduate Student Symposium on Second Language Studies & English as a Second Language

Symposium Theme: Global Dimensions of English Language Learning and Use

April 5, 2014

Working Through Environmental Unlikeness: Ecology and Nature in the Humanities, April 5th 2014

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
sju.grad.conference2014@gmail.com

The St.

Update: Special Edition: Privacy and Dataveillance--Due 3/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
Itineration: Cross-Disciplinary Studies in Rhetoric, Media, and Culture
contact email: 
esteenbeck@gmail.com

Call for Projects: Itineration: Cross-Disciplinary Studies in Rhetoric, Media, and Culture
Special Edition: Privacy and Dataveillance
Due March 1, 2014

SPRINKLE: A Journal for Queer and Feminist Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Freire Project: Critical Culture Community, Youth & Media Activism
contact email: 
abreaksp@gmail.com

Our committee is accepting academic works from undergraduate and current graduate students, that engage critically with issues of gender/gender-under-erasure, sexuality, race, class and dis/ability.

UBCO Graduate Conference - Rethinking Sustainability: New Critical and Cultural Horizons - May 2 – 3, 2014, Kelowna, BC

full name / name of organization: 
University of British Columbia Okanagan IGSA
contact email: 
igsconference2014@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sarah de Leeuw, University of Northern British Columbia

[Update: Deadline Extended] Chess and American Culture, ASA '14

full name / name of organization: 
Les Harrison
contact email: 
hlharrison@vcu.edu

Deadline Extended through T, 2/28.

Comics panel at ASA American Studies Association conference in Los Angeles

full name / name of organization: 
Eyal Amiran
contact email: 
amiran@uci.edu

A panel on American comics is forming for the ASA in Los Angeles, November 2014. Panel proposals are due by February 2, so I need to receive a short abstract and your cv by JANUARY 28, 2014.

Call for Papers Mnemonics Graduate Summer School ‘Media of Memory’ (Stockholm, 21-23 August 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Pieter Vermeulen, Stockholm University
contact email: 
mnemonics@english.su.se

For the third edition of its annual summer school, the Mnemonics network, an international collaborative initiative for graduate education in memory studies, invites paper proposals that address the r

Sustainable Networks: The Enlightenment to the Contemporary (June 13-15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Nanyang Technological University
contact email: 
sustainablenetworks@ntu.edu.sg

CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline: 1 MAR 2014)
Sustainable Networks: The Enlightenment to the Contemporary Conference
Nanyang Technological University, Yunnan Garden Campus, Singapore
June 13-15, 2014

CFP: The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fan Phenomena book -deadline March 3, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
editor Marisa Hayes
contact email: 
marisa@videodansebourgogne.com

Now accepting abstracts to be considered for a new book, Fan Phenomena: The Rocky Horror Picture Show from Intellect Press.

Conference and Publication: Contemporary Literary Theory and Contemporary Interpretation of Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Cusanuswerk
contact email: 
cfp_hu2014_1@cusanuswerk.org

The Cusanuswerk is the scholarship body of the Catholic Church in Germany and awards government scholarships to exceptionally gifted students and researchers in all branches of academic study.

[UPDATE] (Deadline extended to March 1) Inter-disciplinarity, Multi-disciplinarity and Trans-disciplinarity in Humanitie

full name / name of organization: 
Erciyes University
contact email: 
yigitsumbul@erciyes.edu.tr bakcesme@erciyes.edu.tr

Traditionally, multidisciplinarity draws on knowledge from different disciplines but stays within their boundaries.

The Classical Canon and/as Transformative Work (March 1, 2015; March 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Ika Willis (University of Wollongong), special issue editor for Transformative Works and Cultures
contact email: 
classicalfanwork@gmail.com


20-21-22th November, 2014. GENERAL ORGANOLOGY: The Co-individuation of Minds, Bodies, Social Organizations and Technè

full name / name of organization: 
Noötechnics collective in collaboration with Kent University, School of Political sciences & Kent Law School
contact email: 
nootechnics@gmail.com

General Organology: The Co-individuation of Minds, Bodies,Social Organizations and Technè

20-21-22th November, 2014

University of Kent, Canterbury

Roundtable CFP ASA 2014 "The Practices and Politics of Exuberant Homecomings"

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association Conference
contact email: 
kavaloski@wisc.edu and ashleybyock@gmail.com

American Studies Association Conference
November 6-9, 2014
Westin Bonaventure, Los Angeles, CA

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