category: interdisciplinary

Volunteers Needed for Digital American Studies Project

full name / name of organization: 
Geoff Hamilton, Their America
contact email: 
theiramericaweb@gmail.com

We -- a group of researchers creating an ambitious digital humanities project called Their America -- are looking for volunteer contributors to our site.

CALL FOR CHAPTERS (PEER-REVIEWED EDITED VOLUME): ARAB FEMINIST MEDIA STUDIES

full name / name of organization: 
Salam Al-Mahadin (Associate Professor, Amman University, Jordan). Ebtihal Mahadeen (University of Edinburght)
contact email: 
arabfms@gmail.com

CALL FOR CHAPTERS (PEER-REVIEWED EDITED VOLUME): ARAB FEMINIST MEDIA STUDIES
Edited by Salam Al-Mahadin (Amman University, Jordan) and Ebtihal Mahadeen (University of Edinburgh, Scotland)

Faking It: Forgery and Problems of Authenticity, February 22nd 2013

full name / name of organization: 
History of the Book Working Group, UC Berkeley
contact email: 
thehistoryofthebook@gmail.com

Call for Papers: “Faking It: Forgery and Problems of Authenticity”
A History of the Book Working Group Conference, UC Berkeley
Saturday, February 22, 2014

Call for Submission: Rattle - A Journal at the Convergence of Art and Writing Issue V

full name / name of organization: 
Rattle - A Journal at the Convergence of Art and Writing
contact email: 
editorial@rattlejournal.org.uk

We are very pleased to now be inviting submissions for our fifth issue of Rattle -- A Journal at the Convergence of Art and Writing.

CFP: Victorian Senses, April 11-13, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Victorian Studies Association (NVSA)
contact email: 
Erika Behrisch Elce

NVSA solicits submissions for its annual conference.
The topic this year is Victorian Senses.

Sharknadoes, Volcanoes, and Tsunami’s, Oh, My! (February 19-22, 2013) Abstract 11/1

full name / name of organization: 
Shane Trayers/Southwest PCA/ACA Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

This subpanel of The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture Area of the Southwest PCA/ACA conference is looking for academic analysis of all types of disaster, whether real or on the big screen.

[UPDATE] August 15: Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Gulf Medieval and Renaissance (GulfMAR) Conference, formerly Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissanc Scholars
contact email: 
cbarrett@lsu.edu

The Gulf Medieval and Renaissance (GulfMAR) Conference, formerly the Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissance Scholars, will hold its annual meeting this fall at Louisiana State University in

[UPDATE] - Rendering (the) Visible II: Figure, February 6-8, 2014- second keynote speaker and opening screening

full name / name of organization: 
Moving Image Studies Doctoral program, Georgia State University
contact email: 
movingimagestudies@gmail.com

RENDERING (THE) VISIBLE II: FIGURE
Georgia State University, Atlanta GA
February 6-8, 2014

Amiri Baraka at 80

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
b.hickman@kent.ac.uk

Keynote speaker: Paul Gilroy

With a reading from Amiri Baraka

CFP: The Subculture of Skateboarding

full name / name of organization: 
Kara-Jane Lombard/ Curtin University
contact email: 
k.lombard@curtin.edu.au

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Subculture of Skateboarding (Edited Collection)

Due date: 1 November 2013

CFP Special journal issue on Comedy and Catastrophe (Deadline November 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
S: Journal of the Circle of Lacanian Ideology Critique
contact email: 
sjottkandt@gmail.com

CFP Deadline: 30 November, 2013
http://www.lineofbeauty.org/index.php/s

CFP: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

Submission deadline: November 1, 2013
Submit proposals to: http://conference2014.southwestpca.org

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

[UPDATE] Resurrecting the Book Conference, 15-17th November 2013, Library of Birmingham, England

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Matthew Day, Newman University, Birmingham
contact email: 
info@resurrectingthebook.org; m.day@newman.ac.uk; Caroline.Archer@bcu.ac.uk

The earlybird cut off date for booking for the Resurrecting the Book Conference, Library of Birmingham 15-17th November 2013 is September 15th.

www.resurrectingthebook.org

Women’s Writing 'Queens of the Marketplace: nineteenth-century women writers and the rise of the bestseller

full name / name of organization: 
University of Southampton/Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
Clare Gill, (c.gill@soton.ac.uk) or Clare Clarke, (clarkc11@tcd.ie)

REMINDER: DEADLINE APPROACHING

2014 SE Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
West Palm Beach Atlantic University
contact email: 
lisa_marzano@pba.edu

Call for Papers: 2014 Southeastern Meeting of the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Palm Beach Atlantic University, April 3-5, 2014
West Palm Beach, FL

Sixth Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference: Shakespeare: Text, Power, Authority 3-6- July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Stirling
contact email: 
bsaconference2014@stir.ac.uk

Sixth Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference
Shakespeare: Text, Power, Authority
http://shakespeare.stir.ac.uk/

University of Stirling, 3-6 July 2014

Keynote speakers

Fire Stories (Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 4-5 December 2013) Lit studies, History, Art HIstory

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Melbourne
contact email: 
fire-stories@unimelb.edu.au

'Fire Stories' is a cross-disciplinary conference that will take place at the University of Melbourne, Australia December 4-6, 2013.

Photography and violence: Call for papers for dossier in Nuevo Mundo/Mundos Nuevos

full name / name of organization: 
Piroska Csúri
contact email: 
piroska.csuri@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Photography and violence: Representations and disputes
Special dossier of the journal Nuevo Mundo, Mundos Nuevos
Section “Images, memories and sounds”

Victorian Inhumanities (NeMLA, April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jmmil@eden.rutgers.edu

This panel will explore the cultural history of the nonhuman in the long nineteenth century.

Late 20th Century Literary and Cinematic Representations of Slavery

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association: 45th Annual Convention, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
contact email: 
donavanramon@gmail.com

Quentin Tarantino’s movie *Django Unchained,* has been polarizing since its 2012 release.

Brains, Maps and Rhythms: Knowledge and Experience in (Bio)political Orders, 16-18 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis
contact email: 
asca-fgw@uva.nl

Geographical, political, neurological, and ontological orders shape the distribution of power, and vice versa.

Call for Artices: (Un-)Boundedness: On Mobility and Belonging

full name / name of organization: 
Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
submissions@diffractions.net

(Un-)Boundedness: On Mobility and Belonging

Deadline for submissions: November 15 2013

Special Journal Issue Corporealities

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text
contact email: 
wordandtext2011@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Word and Text – A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics, III, 2 (2013)
Corporealities: Body Limits

Public Religion and Issues of Homosexuality in Contemporary Africa

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Adriaan van Klinken, University of Leeds
contact email: 
a.vanKlinken@leeds.ac.uk

—Call for Papers—

Public Religion and Issues of Homosexuality in Contemporary Africa

edited by

[UPDATE] CFP: Essays on Teaching HBO's The Wire--deadline 9/3/13

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Naomi Crummey and Dr. Karen Dillon, Blackburn College
contact email: 
ncrummey@gmail; karenleedillon@gmail.com

All in the Game: Pedagogical Approaches to The Wire

Extended Deadline! Cannibal Modernisms Comparative Literature Conference, King's College London, November 8th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London Comparative Literature Annual Graduate Conference
contact email: 
cannibalmodernisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers Deadline: August 16th, 2013
Keynote Speaker: Professor Xudong Zhang, Professor of East Asian Studies and Comparative Literature, New York University.

CFP: Rhetoric & Technical Communication, Southwest PCA/ACA (11\1\13; 2/19-22/14)

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

The theme for the 35th annual SWPACA conference is “Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.” We invite proposals for individual or panel presentations that consider t

Literature and Madness: PCA/ACA 2014 Conference, Chicago, IL, 16-19 April 2014 (abstract deadline 1 November 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Literature and Madness Section, Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
rpottle@misericordia.edu

The Literature and Madness section of the Popular Culture Association is soliciting 15-20 minute papers for the upcoming year’s annual PCA/ACA conference, scheduled for 16-19 April.

Representations – Struggles for Reality, 2nd International Symposium (Mexico City: Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd of November, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

2nd International Symposium: Representations – Struggles for Reality

Identity and Multicultural Politics, 7th International Symposium (Mexico City: Monday 28th to Wednesday 30th of October, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

7th International Symposium: Identity and Multicultural Politics

Seminar on 'Shakespeare and Dance' at Shakespeare Association of America Annual Meeting, St. Louis, 10-12 April, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lynsey McCulloch (Coventry University) & Brandon Shaw (Brown University)
contact email: 
lynsey.mcculloch@coventry.ac.uk

Alan Brissenden’s 1981 Shakespeare and the Dance is the only full-length scholarly treatment of dance within Shakespeare’s play texts.

Revisiting the Great War in 2014: War, Peace, and Disenchantment

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Schumaker, UMUC; Marja Härmänmaa, Helsinki
contact email: 
richard.schumaker@umuc.edu; marja.harmanmaa@helsinki.fi

NeMLA 2014

http://nemla.org/convention/2014/cfp_culturalstudiesandfilm.html

9th Biennial Conference of the International Association for Robin Hood Studies (10/31/13-11/3/13)

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for Robin Hood Studies
contact email: 
trowlan1@slu.edu

The Ninth Biennial Conference of the International Association for Robin Hood Studies will be October 31-November 3, hosted by Saint Louis University.

PCA/ACA Conference: Poetry Studies & Creative Poetry - Nov. 1

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association
contact email: 
KatMann@gmail.com

The Poetry Studies & Creative Poetry Area of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association invites proposals from two kinds of panelists: those reading original poetry and those deliver

Call for Papers (December Issue 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Management, Economics and Social Sciences (IJMESS)
contact email: 
editor.ijmess@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS- 4th ISSUE- DEC, 2013.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT ECONOMICS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (IJMESS) ISSN 2304-1366

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