category: interdisciplinary

Minding the Body: Dualism and Its Discontents

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center of The City University of New York, English Student Association
contact email: 
mindingthebodyconference@gmail.com

“The BRAIN—is wider than the sky—”

-Emily Dickinson

Biennial Conference on Ultimate Reality and Meaning, August 7-10, 2013 University College, U. of Toronto

full name / name of organization: 
society for the study of human ideas of ultimate reality and meaning
contact email: 
dleigh@seattleu.edu

The 17th Biennial Conference on Ultimate Reality and Meaning calls for papers or panels on issues of ultimate concern from any discipline or group of disciplines.

Telematics and World Literature (ACLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
David Kelman
contact email: 
dkelman@fullerton.edu

The following panel (or "seminar") will take place at the American Comparative Literature Association annual meeting, at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada April 4 - 7, 2013.

Update: Re-Positioning and Re-Constructing Muslim Women’s Identity-ACLA 2013, Toronto, April 4-7

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
sobia.khan@utdallas.edu

Muslim women have been the subject of interrogation and questioning both in the Muslim world and in the non-Muslim world.

[UPDATE] STILL LOST IN THE COSMOS: Walker Percy and the 21st Century / October 11 and 12, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Walker Percy Center for Writing and Publishing at Loyola University New Orleans
contact email: 
wpc@loyno.edu

Name of Conference:
STILL LOST IN THE COSMOS: Walker Percy and the 21st Century

Where:
Loyola University, New Orleans, LA (on campus)

When:
October 11, 12, 2013.

Proposals:

Comics as Scholarship DHQ special issue - abstracts due

full name / name of organization: 
Anastasia Salter and Roger Whitson
contact email: 
anastasia@selfloud.net

Comics as Scholarship: Digital Humanities Quarterly Special Issue
Edited by Anastasia Salter and Roger Whitson
Check out the comic version of the CFP at: http://comicscholarship.selfloud.net/

Traversals of affect/ Traversées d'affect - March 21-23rd, 2013 - extended deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Emory University, French Department and Comparative Literature Department
contact email: 
traversalsofaffect@gmail.com

traversalsofaffect@gmail.com

Western Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature Azusa Pacific University - Azusa, CA | May 16-18, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
pandujo@apu.edu

The Company of Others: Literary Collaboration & the Common Good

Call for Papers

18-21 July 2013: 21st Annual SHARP Conference, Philadelphia, PA

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (SHARP)
contact email: 
sharpupenn2013@gmail.com

The Call For Papers is now open for proposals for papers, panels and pre or post conference workshops.

The Conference will held in Philadelphia from July 18 to 21, 2013.

FRENCH FEMINISM: CONTEXT AND CONNOTATION

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R.P.SINGH,UNIVERSITY OF LUCKNOW,LUCKNOW
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

French Feminism:Context and Connotation
Last Date for a 200 words abstract: November 30,2012
Last Date for Full Paper : March 30,2013.
Editor: Dr.R.P.Singh
contact email: rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

[UPDATE] Fandom & Neomedia Studies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association
contact email: 
fansconference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the First Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 1 and 2 June 2013.

The Phoenix Papers, Inaugural Edition (reminder)

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association
contact email: 
fansconference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for articles and reviews for the first edition of our online peer-reviewed journal, The Phoenix Papers.

9th Annual ASSC Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Anglo-Saxon Studies Colloquium
contact email: 
nyuassc@gmail.com

New York University
April 4-5, 2012
Keynote by Asa Mittman (California State University, Chico) on April 4

Special Issue of Feminist Teacher on Community-Campus Connections (Spring 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Teacher
contact email: 
lnickoson@gmail.com

Special Issue of Feminist Teacher: Spring 2014
Feminist Campus-Community Partnerships: Intersections and Interruptions

Editors: Kristine L. Blair, Bowling Green State University

Religion and Development: An Agenda for the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Redeemer's University (RUN), Mowe, Nigeria
contact email: 
hirentha@yahoo.com

The twin issues of religion and development have had a long history of engagement in the humanities.

MANIFEST - Call for Proposals - Issue 1: "Looking Inward"

full name / name of organization: 
Manifest: A Journal of American Architecture and Urbanism
contact email: 
editors@manifestproject.org

MANIFEST, a new annual independent print journal on American architecture and urbanism, is requesting text, project, and photographic proposals for its first issue entitled, “Looking Inward.” Edit

[UPDATE]: Intersections of Sexuality, Gender, Race, and Ethnicity (3/9/13; abstracts due 12/07/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan State U - Womens' and Gender Studies and B'More Proud
contact email: 
intersectionssymposium@gmail.com

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Morgan State University, in conjunction with B’More Proud and the Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, invites scholars to participate

Shakespeare 450 : Call for Program Proposals (deadline: December 10)

full name / name of organization: 
French Shakespeare Society
contact email: 
cfp@shakespeareanniversary.org

SHAKESPEARE 450 : Call for program proposals
21-27 April 2014, Paris

“Representing the British and American Nations in Contemporary Photography of Women and Women Photographers’ Works” March 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Centre de Recherche sur les Identités Nationales et l'Interculturalité (CRINI) Faculté des Langues et Cultures Etrangères Université de Nantes
contact email: 
julie.morere@univ-nantes.fr

Workshop, 22nd March 2013
Centre de Recherche sur les Identités Nationales et l'Interculturalité (CRINI)
Faculté des Langues et Cultures Etrangères
Université de Nantes

CFP: "I am Just Like You": Perpetrators and Bystanders in Holocaust Literature and Film (ALA 2013, Boston)

full name / name of organization: 
Philippe Codde
contact email: 
Philippe.Codde@ugent.be

CFP: “I am Just Like You”: Perpetrators and Bystanders in Holocaust Literature and Film.

Papers are invited for a proposed panel at the 2013 ALA Conference in Boston (May 23-26, 2013).

“Representing the British and American Nations in Contemporary Photography of Women and Women Photographers’ Works” March 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Centre de Recherche sur les Identités Nationales et l'Interculturalité (CRINI) Faculté des Langues et Cultures Etrangères Université de Nantes
contact email: 
julie.morere@univ-nantes.fr

Workshop, 22nd March 2013
Centre de Recherche sur les Identités Nationales et l'Interculturalité (CRINI)
Faculté des Langues et Cultures Etrangères
Université de Nantes

[UPDATE] Animals and the Language of Sustainability (ASLE 2013, May 28-June 1, Lawrence, Kansas)

full name / name of organization: 
Christina M. Colvin, Emory University
contact email: 
cmcolvi@emory.edu

Abstracts are invited for a pre-formed panel to be proposed to The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) Biennial Conference May 28-June 1, 2013 at the University of Kansas, Lawrence.

Comics Arts Conference WonderCon March 29-31 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Comics Arts Conference
contact email: 
comicsartsconference@gmail.com

100 to 200 word abstracts for papers, presentations, panels, and poster sessions taking a critical or historical perspective on comics (juxtaposed images in sequence) are being accepted for a meeting

Call for Paper: Academic Journal of Inderdisciplinary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
MCSER-Mediterranean Center of Social and Educational Research/Sapienza University
contact email: 
ajis@mcser.org

Academic Journal of Inderdisciplinary Studies is calling for submission of papers. The call for paper is ongoing. AJIS is published three times a year March-July-November.

Translation, Transection, and Transformation, ACLA in Toronto Apr. 4-7, 2013 (abstracts Nov. 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
kreed@vcu.edu

Call for papers exploring broad issues in multi-disciplinary aspects of translation.

Essay Collection on T. S. Eliot and the Other Arts

full name / name of organization: 
Frances Dickey, University of Missouri and John Morgenstern, Clemson University
contact email: 
j.morgenstern@chch.oxon.org and dickeyf@missouri.edu

We invite 500-word abstracts for a collection of essays that will explore intermedial dimensions of T. S. Eliot’s poetry and thought,

CFP: Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association (11/16/12; 2/13-16/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
swtxpca.org@gmail.com

Collaboration as Positioning -- 2013 ACLA Conference, Toronto

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jhbh@yonsei.ac.kr

"Collaboration as Positioning"

Abstract Deadline: 15 November, 2012
Conference Date: April 4-7, 2013

CFP: Theatre & Performance Studies

full name / name of organization: 
SWTX PCA/ACA
contact email: 
lsally@mcny.edu

CFP: Theatre & Performance Studies
Abstracts Due November 16, 2012

34th Annual SWTX PCA/ACA Conference
February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM
http://swtxpca.org

Dislocating Time and Temporality: Synchronization, Syncopation, Anticipation

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Lau / ACLA
contact email: 
mlau@qcc.cuny.edu

The whole of our past is played, restarts, repeats itself, at the same time, on all the levels that it sketches out.” – Gilles Deleuze

CFP The Velvet Light Trap Issue #73: Media Cultures of the Early Cold War Era

full name / name of organization: 
Velvet Light Trap Film Journal
contact email: 
VLT@austin.utexas.edu

CFP The Velvet Light Trap Issue #73: Media Cultures of the Early Cold War Era

Creating a Climate for Change: Activism Within and Beyond the Borders of the Classroom

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE)
contact email: 
brburke@iastate.edu

This panel explores the ways in which scholars within the Environmental Humanities contribute to the fight for earth sustainability and justice through activist approaches in criticism and teaching th

[UPDATE] Across the Shadow Lines: Diasporas in the Age of Transnationalism (ACLA, Toronto, 4/4-4/7/13; deadline, 11/15/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Sheshalatha Reddy (Howard University); Parama Sarkar (University of Toledo)
contact email: 
Please submit proposals for this seminar through the ACLA website: http://acla.org/submit/index.php.

As the movement of peoples across state borders, diasporas are both literal and imaginative insofar as they entail the concomitant crossing of cultural forms.

[UPDATE] Perceptions of Self in Society as viewed through Literature and the Arts (Call for Papers)

full name / name of organization: 
St. John’s University Humanities Review
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com


“Who is it that can tell me who I am?” – King Lear


The mere idea of self is as elusive as time, but writers, filmmakers and artists often give us clues as to how we view ourselves and others through their works. This issue of the St. John’s Humanities Review seeks to identify how individuals define their sense of “self” by exploring perceptions of Self in Society through Literature and the Arts.

"The Evolution of Text: Navigating the Transformations of English, Literature, and Rhetoric" (March 7-9, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
2013 Pacific Rim Conference on Literature and Rhetoric (University of Alaska Anchorage)
contact email: 
PacRim2013@gmail.com

2013 Pacific Rim Conference on Literature and Rhetoric
University of Alaska Anchorage
Date: March 7-9, 2013
Location: Administration Building, University of Alaska Anchorage

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