category: interdisciplinary

CDE Conference 2014 – CFP: “Theatre and History: Cultural Transformations”

full name / name of organization: 
The German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English
contact email: 
ute.berns@uni-hamburg.de

23rd Annual CDE Conference, Hamburg, Germany, 19 June - 22 June 2014

[UPDATE] CFP: Urban Culture Area, MAPACA, 11/7-11/9/2013, Atlantic City, NJ (June 30th, 2013, deadline for proposals)

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
bmm202@nyu.edu

This year, we continue to explore various matters of the urban, but in particular, education and this city.

Special Issue: Emotions in History [submissions due Oct 31]

full name / name of organization: 
Cerae: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies
contact email: 
editorcerae@gmail.com

Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies would like to invite submissions for its inaugural issue on the theme ‘Emotions in History’, sponsored by the Australian Researc

Critiquing Culture: The Cultural Studies Graduate Conference - submission extension to June 22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee
contact email: 
critiquing.culture@gmail.com

Critiquing Culture: The Cultural Studies Graduate Conference (21/9/13) at George Mason University is now accepting paper proposals.

Warscapes, a new online magazine

full name / name of organization: 
Warscapes - a magazine of literature, art and politics.
contact email: 
reviews@warscapes.com

Warscapes is an independent online magazine that provides a lens into current conflicts across the world.

CFP: Making Meaning with the Work of N. Katherine Hayles, SAMLA, Nov. 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn Page Whittaker/SAMLA Literary Criticism Discussion Circle
contact email: 
lynnpw@uga.edu

This panel seeks to explore a wide range of research that engages the writings of N. Katherine Hayles, SAMLA 85 Critical Plenary Speaker.

[UPDATE: DEADLINE APPROACHING]

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (November 7-10 2013)
contact email: 
erika.behrisch.elce@rmc.ca

From Science to Sensation: Art and Artifice in Wilkie Collins (MMLA November 7-10 2013)

I INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “(DIS)MEMORY OF DISASTER” (18-19 October 2013 - Madeira, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
CECC-UCP; UMa
contact email: 
desmemoria_de_desastre_2013@sapo.pt

Within the context of the controversial risk society concept, which seems to have played a pivotal role in his thinking on the reflexive modernity, Ulrich Beck more recently drew attention to the impa

Feminist Re-Visions of Religion

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Rajan (Rutgers University) and Sanja Bahun-Radunovic (University of Essex)
contact email: 
vgjulie@rci.rutgers.edu and sbahun@essec.ac.uk

Feminist Re-Visions of Religion explores how women are re-interpreting religious traditions (oral, written, and performance) fundamental to their societies to promote their concerns and interests as w

Women, Peace, and Security in Post-Conflict

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Rajan and Sanja Bahun-Radunovic
contact email: 
vgjulie@rci.rutgers.edu, sbahun@essex.ac.uk

Women, Peace, and Security in Post-Conflict explores how women activists, policy-makers, and scholars emerging (or hoping to emerge) from silent/prolonged or post-conflict situations are negotiating b

PERSPECTIVES FROM ‘OTHER’ CULTURES TRANSLATING CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Joan Anim-Addo/ Goldsmiths, University of London
contact email: 
j.anim-addo@gold.ac.uk

PERSPECTIVES FROM ‘OTHER’ CULTURES TRANSLATING CULTURE

September 20-22, 2013
Goldsmiths, University of London

DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS: July 12, 2013

Deadline Approaching ** Contemporary Uses of Fairy Tales in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Lenos
contact email: 
melissalenos@gmail.com

I invite submissions for an edited collection of essays on contemporary uses of fairy tales in popular culture.

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE ON "REVISION: EDITING ACROSS DISCIPLINES"

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM: The University of Edinburgh's Postgraduate Journal of Culture and the Arts
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org; forum.conference.edit@gmail.com

We are very happy to announce that REGISTRATION is now open for the FORUM Postgraduate Conference on ReVision: Editing Across Disciplines (15th and 16th July 2013, The University of Edinburgh).

SAMLA 85 in Atlanta: Contemporary American Creative Non-Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Diana Eidson, South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
deidson@gsu.edu

ADVANCED WRITING
Contemporary American Creative Nonfiction

Españolas protagonistas de la transición a la democracia, April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, (NeMLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Noelia Domínguez-Ramos
contact email: 
dominguezramosn@wcsu.edu

Este panel pretende analizar la labor de aquellas mujeres que desde distintas perspectivas (la de la editora, la política, la escritora, la periodista, la artista etc.) han contribuido en los último

12th Medieval English Studies Symposium: Between Nostalgia and Hope: The Waning of the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; bbronkk@gmail.com

The 2013 Medieval English Studies Symposium (30th Nov - 1Dec) invites scholars and young researchers in the Middle Ages.

[DEADLINE APPROACHING] CFP Marginalised Mainstream 2013: Fading and Emerging [17 June]

full name / name of organization: 
Marginalised Mainstream 2013
contact email: 
marginalisedmainstream@gmail.com

Senate House, University of London
12-13 September 2013

Plenary speakers include:

NeMLA Harrisburg, Apr. 3-6, 2014: Is There a Future for the Standard Edition?

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Bowers / U of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
Tbowers@english.upenn.edu

Is there a Future for the Standard Edition?
Session 14120, NeMLA 2014 Convention, Harrisburg PA, April 3-6, 2014

Civil Rights Discourse in Post-Stonewall LGBTQ Texts (NeMLA 2014, Deadline for Abstracts: September 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Westengard
contact email: 
lwestengard@citytech.cuny.edu

Northeast Modern Language Association 2014 Convention
Harrisburg, PA
April 3-6, 2014

Call For Papers Twelfth Claflin University Conference on English and Language Arts Pedagogy in Secondary and Postsecondary Inst

full name / name of organization: 
Claflin University Department of English and Foreign Languages
contact email: 
wong@claflin.edu

Tentative Schedule:

CFP: Urban Culture Area, MAPACA, 11/7-11/9/2013, Atlantic City, NJ (June 14th, 2013, deadline for proposals)

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
bmm202@nyu.edu

CFP: Urban Culture Area, MAPACA, 11/7-11/9/2013, Atlantic City, NJ (June 14th, 2013, deadline for proposals)

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.

[UPDATE] New Narratives of Disaster and Crisis: Reflecting on 9/11 in the Obama Era--Proposal Due Date Extended to 7/10/2013

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Chairpersons
contact email: 
newessayson911@gmail.com

[UPDATE] New Narratives of Disaster and Crisis: Reflecting on 9/11in the Obama Era -- Proposals Due 5/31/2013

full name / name of organization:

SAMLA Chairpersons

Living through the Interregnum: Democracy, the Polis and the Subject in Crisis

full name / name of organization: 
http://synthesis.enl.uoa.gr/ an Anglophone journal of comparative literary studies
contact email: 
margerma@enl.uoa.gr,akarav@enl.uoa.gr

Synthesis Journal
Volume VIII (2014)
Living through the Interregnum: Democracy, the Polis and the Subject in Crisis
Maro Germanou & Mina Karavanta
Special Issue Editors

Transcending Borders and Boundaries with Opera

full name / name of organization: 
NeMla April 3-6 2014, Harrisburg, PA
contact email: 
daniela.antonucci@gmail.com

This panel will explore the variety of choices made in opera production in order to reflect on its connection with historical events, cultural backgrounds, moral questions, literary contents, staging

Italy in the 1970s

full name / name of organization: 
NeMla April 3-6 2014, Harrisburg, PA
contact email: 
daniela.antonucci@gmail.com

Notorious for frequent terrorist attacks for both political and criminal reasons, the 1970s was a turbulent time for Italy.

Ecocriticism and Geocriticism: Overlapping Territories in Environmental and Spatial Literary Studies (Oct. 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Christine Battista and Robert T. Tally Jr.
contact email: 
chrissiebattista@gmail.com and robert.tally@txstate.edu

[DEADLINE APPROACHING] CFP: "Containers" Graduate Student Conference in NYC, October 18th & 19th, Keynote by Jasbir Puar

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Cultural Analysis and Theory, Stony Brook University
contact email: 
catgradconf@gmail.com

Call for Papers
4th Annual Graduate Student Conference
Stony Brook University, The State University of New York
Cultural Analysis and Theory Department

Stony Brook Manhattan

[UPDATE] trans* : Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference, Keynote José Muñoz, October 18, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
contact email: 
tuftsgradhumanitiesconference@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED to June 22!

3rd Annual Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
Tufts University
October 18, 2013
Keynote: José Muñoz

trans*

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies” January 29-February 2, 2014 Crown Plaza Richmond Downtown Richmond, Virginia

full name / name of organization: 
The Southern Humanities Council
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

Southern Humanities Council Conference
January 29-February 2, 2014 Crown Plaza Richmond Downtown Richmond, Virginia

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies”

Artists' Books since c.1970: Making, Teaching, Collecting (10-12 April 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
AAH Annual Coneference 2014, RCA, London
contact email: 
beth.williamson@tate.org.uk

This session, like this conference, aims to unite the interests of art history with those of contemporary practice.

“In a Wired World: Literature in the Age of Information Technology”.

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literatures of the World
contact email: 
melusmelow@gmail.com

Theme: “In a Wired World: Literature in the Age of Information Technology”

Venue: University of Jammu, Jammu (J&K)INDIA
Date: 21-23 February 2014

"Sounds of the Future: Musical and Sonic Anticipation in American Culture" - Deadline for Proposals August 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Jeanne Cortiel and Christian Schmidt, University of Bayreuth
contact email: 
jeanne.cortiel@uni-bayreuth.de or christian.schmidt@uni-bayreuth.de

"Sounds of the Future: Musical and Sonic Anticipation in American Culture" Special issue of the online journal Act: Zeitschrift für Musik und Performance

Session on Canadian Literature - MMLA

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
najung@uwalumni.com

This permanent section invites papers on any aspect of Canadian Literature.

[UPDATE] June 25th Deadline Extension- Irish Studies Panel at SAMLA

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
sdyne1@gsu.edu

In keeping with the theme of this year’s conference, we welcome papers that focus on the ways Irish identity, space, and memory are shaped through conventionally understood literary genres (poetry,

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