category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] You Can’t Be Serious (John Douglas Taylor Conference) Deadline Extended October 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Cultural Studies, McMaster University
contact email: 
tayconf@mcmaster.ca

CFP Deadline extended to October 15th

Call for Papers: You Can’t Be Serious
An Exploration of the Idea, Importance and Influence of Seriousness

Future Generation Communication Technologies

full name / name of organization: 
Ezendu Ariwa- London Metropolitan University
contact email: 
fgct@socio.org.uk

//Apology for cross-posting//

The First International Conference on Future Generation Communication Technologies (FGCT 2012)
December 12-14, 2012
British Computer Society, London, UK

The Work of Return (edited collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Attewell (McMaster University); Sarah Trimble (University of Toronto)
contact email: 
attewen@mcmaster.ca; s.trimble@utoronto.ca

The Work of Return (edited collection)

[UPDATE] NeMLA 2013 - Theorizing Tension in Television Drama

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
rpc2108@columbia.edu

NeMLA 2013 - Theorizing Tension in Television Drama
full name / name of organization:
Roderick Cooke, Columbia University
contact email:
rpc2108@columbia.edu

Affect, Politics, Psychoanalysis / International Conference / June 21-23, 2013 / National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

full name / name of organization: 
Li-Chun Hsiao / National Taiwan University
contact email: 
affectpolitics2013@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Joan Copjec, University at Buffalo (SUNY), USA & Kazushige Shingu, Kyoto University, Japan
This conference addresses the conceptual challenges that arise when psychoanalysis is deployed in contexts – both geopolitical and conceptual – that extend or reconfigure its current

This Rough Magic [UPDATE] - Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Lit. - 11/16/12

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org)
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

Call for Papers for Cultura. International Journal of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology

full name / name of organization: 
Cultura. International Journal of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology
contact email: 
journal.axiology@yahoo.com

Cultura. International Journal of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology

Vol. X, No.1/2013 – “The islamic axiology”

Living By The Code: An Exploration of Morality and Ethics, March 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
iupegoconference2013@gmail.com

Morality and ethics shape our lives in a plethora of ways.

1st Global Conference: Virtualosity: Gaming, Interfaces and Digital Arts (February 2013, Sydney, Australia)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
di1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Virtualosity: Gaming, Interfaces and Digital Arts

Monday 4th February – Wednesday 6th February 2013
Sydney, Australia

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Edited Collection on Wes Anderson (10/1/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze (Louisiana State University)
contact email: 
wesandersonbook@gmail.com

I seek proposals for original critical essays on the films of Wes Anderson to be included in a possible edited collection.

Fat Representations: A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities/Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
lewestman@utep.edu

The peer-reviewed journal Interdisciplinary Humanities invites submissions of scholarly articles, nonfiction essays, and book and film reviews that explore representations and theories of fat, gender

[UPDATE] Pedagogies and the Profession

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
kudepner@nmsu.edu

February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.swtxpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: November 16, 2012

Pride and Humility: A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities/Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
pridehumilityih@gmail.com

From the rage of Achilles to Priam's subservient pleadings for Hector's body, from the conceit of King Lear to the meekness of Cordelia, from the terribilità of Michelangelo's Moses to the earthy nob

“Heroes & Villains” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Conference
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“Show me a hero and I’ll write you a tragedy.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

Galaxy: International Multidisciplinary Research journal

full name / name of organization: 
Galaxy: International Multidisciplinary Research journal
contact email: 
galaxyimrj@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Deadline November 30, 2012
Galaxy: International Multidisciplinary Research Journal (ISSN 2278 – 9529)
Research Papers are invited for January 2013 Issue (Vol. II. Issue. I)

Islam and the West: A Love Story?

full name / name of organization: 
Sadia Zulfiqar, University of Glasgow, UK
contact email: 
s.chaudhry.1@research.gla.ac.uk

Islam and the West: A Love Story?
A Postgraduate Interdisciplinary Symposium
University of Glasgow
Saturday 24th November 2012

[CORRECTION] - The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Deadline for proposals: Jan. 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

Call for papers Revista Laboratorio

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Laboatorio
contact email: 
revista.laboratorio@mail.udp.cl

Convocatoria para artículos

"Re:form" (Graduate Medievalists at Berkeley, 15-16 Feb. 2013; Deadline for Submissions: 11 Nov. 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Medievalists at Berkeley
contact email: 
berkeleyreformconference@gmail.com

Graduate Medievalists at Berkeley (GMB) invites submissions for the interdisciplinary graduate student conference “Re:form,” to be held 15-16 February 2013 at the University of California, Berkele

"The Location of Transnational Literature"

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (Toronto, Canada, April 4-7, 2013)
contact email: 
osabo@tulane.edu

Seeking paper proposals for a seminar on "The Location of Transnational Literature" at the 2013 ACLA Conference.

Kate Chopin International Society Panels at 2013 American Literature Association Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Chopin International Society/American Literature Association
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

The Kate Chopin International Society is seeking individual proposals for two sponsored panels at the 2013 American Literature Association conference in Boston, May 23-26, 2013.

Update--Reminder CFP Mystery/Detective Fiction Calls for Proposal due by 11/16/12

full name / name of organization: 
34th Annual Southwest/Texas Regional Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
aclark-moore@sunyjefferson.edu

Call for Papers: Mystery/Detective Fiction
34th Southwest/Texas and American Popular Culture Association Conference
February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.swtxpca.org

Invention vs. Mimesis -- Inaugural Issue of the Rat's Mouth Review

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Graduate Literary Journal of Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

In 1913, Ezra Pound articulated the literary imperative for the modernists’ age: “Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of little worth,” and later urged artists

Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry, PCA/ACA National Conference, March 27-30, 2013. Deadline: November 30

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
malleman@lsue.edu

Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry
2013 Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference
March 27-30, 2013
Wardman Park Marriott
Washington, D.C.

evomusart 2013 - 2nd International Conference on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design

full name / name of organization: 
evostar
contact email: 
machado@dei.uc.pt

Please distribute
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evomusart 2013

“Emerging Trends in Book History and Print Culture Studies”

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto, Université de Sherbrooke
contact email: 
eloise.pontbriand@usherbrooke.ca

During this conference series, graduate researchers will explore what it means to study book history and attempt to identify emerging trends in the field.
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The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Deadline for proposals: Jan. 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Culture Club: The Cultural Studies Scholars Association of Bowling Green State University Presents the 8th Annual Battleground States Conference
contact email: 
battlegroundstates@gmail.com

February 22nd – 24th 2013
Culture is mercurial and fluid. Thus research must create, but also dispute yet engage, a

Music and Diplomacy, March 1-2, 2013 -- Deadline: November 19, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Tufts University (Center for the Humanities) / Harvard University (Mahindra Humanities Center)
contact email: 
musicanddiplomacy@gmail.com

How does music (its concepts, practices, and institutions) shape the exercise of diplomacy, the pursuit of power, and the conduct of international relations?

[Reminder] Native American Studies panel CFP, 9/30/12 deadline [NEMLA 2013, Boston, March 21-24]

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Bardill, Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jdb29@duke.edu

Where Are We Going? Reflections on the Future of Native American Studies [NEMLA 2013, Boston, March 21-24]

Call For Essay Proposals - Listening Spaces: 21st Century Perspectives on Music, Technology and Culture (Deadline: Nov.1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Richard Randall and Professor Richard Purcell/Center for the Arts in Society, Carnegie Mellon University
contact email: 
listeningspaces@gmail.com

Listening Spaces: 21st Century Perspectives on Music, Technology, and Culture seeks proposals for writings to be included in a volume of new critical essays.

Geocriticism and the Legacies of Edward Said (ACLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert T. Tally Jr.
contact email: 
robert.tally@txstate.edu

Seminar: Geocriticism and the Legacies of Edward Said
ACLA Conference, April 4-7, 2013, in Toronto.
Organizer: Robert T. Tally, Jr. (Texas State University)

ATRIUM: A JOURNAL OF ACADEMIC VOICES

full name / name of organization: 
Ivy Tech Community College
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

THE ATRIUM is not your run-of-the-mill academic journal!

Reminder - NEMLA Ethnofuturisms: Spatiotemporal Geographies

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
tprater@bentley.edu or cfung@bentley.edu

Seminar
“Ethnofuturisms: Spatiotemporal Geographies”

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts

Going against the Grain – Contemporary Approaches to the Study of Language, Literature and Culture, 6-8 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Petar Penda, University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
contact email: 
cells@unibl.rs

The Department of English, at the Faculty of Philology, University of Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and the Department of English, De Montfort University (UK) are pleased to announce their first

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