category: interdisciplinary

Romantically Inclined: Romance in Literature, Film and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
St.Stephen's College, Delhi
contact email: 
stephensconfest@gmail.com

Romantically Inclined: Romance in Literature, Film and Popular Culture

UPDATE: Postcolonial Environmental Criticism: Towards a Transnational Turn in Environment

full name / name of organization: 
The 2013 Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) Biennial Conference
contact email: 
apokhrel@ufl.edu, poudel.a@husky.neu.edu

Ecocriticism has been a flourishing field of inquiry for the past three decades.

Don't Tell Me to Do the Math: Geometrical False Starts and Non-Linear Logics in Literature (ACLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Alex Ponomareff / University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 
aponomar@complit.umass.edu

Don't Tell Me to Do the Math: Geometrical False Starts and Non-Linear Logics in Literature

American Comparative Literature Association University of Toronto, Canada April 4 - 7, 2013.

[UPDATE]"Memory & the Digital Humanities: A Pecha Kucha-Style Roundtable" Fordham Univ. GEA Conf. 3/2/13. Deadline 12/15/12

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham Graduate Digital Humanities
contact email: 
dhandmemory@gmail.com

Do digital platforms change the way we remember? How will the myriad tracks we leave behind online shape the historical practices of the future?

Resurrecting the Book: 15-17 November 2013, Library of Birmingham, England

full name / name of organization: 
Newman University College; The Typographic Hub, Birmingham City University; The Library of Birmingham; Digital Ink Drop; The Library of Lost Books
contact email: 
m.day@newman.ac.uk; caroline.archer@bcu.ac.uk

PLENARY SPEAKERS: Professor Sir David Cannadine, Princeton University;
Professor Johanna Drucker, UCLA;
Dr David Pearson, City of London Corporation;
Professor Nicholas Pickwoad, University of the Arts, London.

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS: Professor David Roberts, Birmingham City University;
Dr Jason Scott-Warren, Cambridge University;
Linda Carreiro, University of Calgary;
Sarah Bodman, University of the West of England

To celebrate the re-opening of the largest public library in Europe and its outstanding special collections,The Library of Birmingham, Newman University College, the Typographic Hub at Birmingham City University and The Library of Lost Books have united to host a three-day conference on the theme of Resurrecting the Book.

UPDATE "The Location of Transnational Literature" (ACLA April 4-7, 2013; deadline: November 15)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
osabo@tulane.edu

"The Location of Transnational Literature"

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

ACLA Toronto 2013 CFP: "Refiguring the Divide: Artistic Responses to Partition in Palestine/Israel"

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
chanamorgenstern@gmail.com

ACLA 2013 Seminar: "Refiguring the Divide: Artistic Responses to Partition in Palestine/Israel"
Chana Morgenstern (Brown University), Michal Raizen (The University of Texas at Austin)

Fundraising for Arts and Cultural Organizations

full name / name of organization: 
IUGTE
contact email: 
iugte.projects@gmail.com

International Conference
"Fundraising for Arts and Cultural Organizations:
Strategies in the Changing World"

December 17 - 21, 2013
Leitring bei Leibnitz, Austria

[UPDATE] - SCSECS 2013 in Austin TX Feb 21-23 2013

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
fol_fck@shsu.edu

This year's SCSECS meeting will be held February 21-23 in Austin, Texas, the "live music capital of the world"; the conference theme will be "Frontiers of Friendships, Close and Distant."

CALL FOR PAPERS - BARNOLIPI Interdisciplinary Online Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Reflection Mentoring Services
contact email: 
reflection.edu@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS -Tenth Issue of Interdisciplinary Online Journal BARNOLIPI (http://www.reflectionedu.com/barnolipi.php).

BARNOLIPI is an interdisciplinary research journal

CFP: Reviewers needed!

full name / name of organization: 
Hypercultura- biannual Journal - University of Hyperion, Bucharest, Romania
contact email: 
eu_sorina@yahoo.ie

Dear Colleagues, The recently founded Journal, Hypercultura, of the Hyperion University, Bucharest, Romania, now at his second number, is looking for reviewers for articles that have been submitt

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock - Albuquerque, New Mexico February 13-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association - 34th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
34th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 13-16, 2013

AFIS 9th Annual Conference: Outside the Frame: Challenging Representations of France and Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
AFIS - Association for France-Irish Studies
contact email: 
Dr. Yann Bévant (yann.bevant@uhb.fr) Professor Anne Goarzin (anne.goarzin@wanadoo.fr)

Call for Papers

9th annual conference of AFIS (Association of Franco-Irish Studies)
and 10th anniversary of 1st conference held in IT Tallaght in 2003

New Book Series -- Contemporary American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Bob Batchelor, Kent State University
contact email: 
rpbatche@kent.edu

Contemporary American Literature

A New Book Series from Scarecrow Press

Series Editor: Bob Batchelor

[UPDATE] At the mercy of the masses? - Popular Culture and Academia (Deadline 12/20; Conference 4/12-13/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures - University of Maryland
contact email: 
sllcgradconference@gmail.com

Popular culture makes up a large part of our society, from bestsellers, graphic novels and video games, to social media and wildly popular television series and movies.

Translating the City: Cartographies of Cultural Contact and Change (ACLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Regina Galasso, UMASS Amherst; Evelyn Scaramella, Manhattan College
contact email: 
evelyn.scaramella@manhattan.edu

Call for Papers, Deadline November 15th, 2012

American Comparative Literature Annual Convention (ACLA), University of Toronto, April 4-7, 2013

'Alternative Modernisms' conference session: Women/Surrealism/Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
'Alternative Modernisms' conference, Cardiff University, 16-18 May 2013
contact email: 
p.allmer@mmu.ac.uk

Women/Surrealism/Modernism

[UPDATE] Deadline Approaching for Stet Journal Issue on 'Dis/Orientation'

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
melissa.dickson@kcl.ac.uk

Stet, the online postgraduate journal of the English Department at King's College London, is now accepting submissions from current postgraduate students for its third peer-reviewed publication. In this issue, we will present articles from an international pool of students on the concept of dis/orientation. We seek to explore the question of how we are and have been located or dislocated in space, time, and history. Which parts of our personal, social, cultural, geographical, genetic, or technological landscape orient us? What incidents construct our conception of ourselves and our environments?

CFP: Abstracts for edited collection, 'Deleuze and Guattari on Economy', March 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Kane X. Faucher, Western University
contact email: 
kfauche@uwo.ca

CFP: Idiosyncrasy / Idiosyncrasie

full name / name of organization: 
Ph.D. Program in French, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
contact email: 
cunyfrenchconference2013@gmail.com

IDIOSYNCRASY
A Graduate Conference by the Ph.D. Program in French at the CUNY Graduate Center

« On ne peut être normal et vivant à la fois. »
–E.M. Cioran

Creative Writing: New Signals, New Territories

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies Journal
contact email: 
nigelabc13@gmail.com; abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro

Call for Submissions American, British and Canadian Studies

CFP: "Translatio," 5th Annual Medievalist Graduate Student Conference, February 15-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Medievalists @ Penn, University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
pennmedieval@gmail.com

Medievalists @ Penn (M@P) is a graduate student organization at the University of Pennsylvania invested in developing a broad interdisciplinary understanding of the Middle Ages.

[UPDATE] EXTENDED Deadline, Nov. 15, The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy
contact email: 
editors@jitpedagogy.org

JITP, The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy, cordially invites submissions for all sections.

[UPDATE] IALJS-8: "Literary Journalism: Text and Context" (University of Tampere, Finland, 16-18 May 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for Literary Journalism Studies
contact email: 
imeuret@ulb.ac.be

The International Association for Literary Journalism Studies invites submissions of original research papers, abstracts for research in progress and proposals for panels on Literary Journalism for th

[UPDATE] ACLA 2013 Seminar: Psychologies of Space in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Meehan - The University of Arizona
contact email: 
ameehan@email.arizona.edu

American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) 2013 (Toronto, ON) – April 5-7, 2013
Deadline for proposals: November 15, 2012

THATCamp MLA 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University & The Modern Language Association
contact email: 
info@thatcamp.org

We are pleased to announce that THATCamp MLA is still accepting applications!

CFP: Urban Studies Area of the PCA/ACA. Individual presentations and complete panels are welcomed.

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

Call for Papers: Urban Studies Area
National PCA/ACA Conference
March 27-30, 2012
Washington D.C. – Wardman Park Marriott

[UPDATE] Society for Disability Studies 2013 Conference Date Change

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Disability Studies
contact email: 
SDSProgram@disstudies.org

This is a very important note to inform you that the dates for the 2013 SDS Conference have been moved back by exactly one week to Wednesday, June 26 - Saturday, June 29, 2013.

[UPDATE] Alternative Modernisms CFP Deadline Extended until 31 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Emma West, Cardiff University
contact email: 
modernisms@cardiff.ac.uk

Alternative Modernisms: An International, Interdisciplinary Conference

Cardiff University
16-18 May 2013

** Extended CFP deadline: 31 December 2012 **

ACLA 2013: Taking Time, Third Time: Decolonization and the Un-syncing of Global Standard Time (Due:11/15)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association 2013
contact email: 
fiona.lee@gmail.com

Surviving (in) the world of ‘24/7’?

“Shifting Boundaries/Crossing Cultures: the Politics, Process, and Performance of Collaboration,” April 5th and 6th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Theatre Syndicate at The Ohio State University 5th Annual Symposium, April 5th and 6th, 2013
contact email: 
wilson.2428@osu.edu

The Graduate Theatre Syndicate at The Ohio State University will host “Shifting Boundaries/Crossing Cultures: the Politics, Process, and Performance of Collaboration,” April 5th and 6th, 2013.

CFP CINEMA 4: Philosophy of Religion and the Moving Image (ed. Sérgio Dias Branco), 28 Feb. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema: Journal of Philosophy and the Moving Image
contact email: 
sdiasbranco@fl.uc.pt

CINEMA: JOURNAL OF PHILOSOPHY AND THE MOVING IMAGE invites submissions for its 4th issue.

Richard Rodriguez Recapitalized

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Garcia
contact email: 
mgarcia@clarkson.edu

Call for Papers:

RICHARD RODRIGUEZ RECAPITALIZED

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DEC 1 - SouthWest English Symposium, Arizona State University

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Scholars of English Association, Arizona State University
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

18th Southwest English Symposium:
-isms, -ologies, and -istics: Conversations Across the Discipline

February 15-16, 2013
Arizona State University

Re/Invention 2013: Hysteria

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Long Beach
contact email: 
egsa.csulb@gmail.com

Re/Inventions 2013: Hysteria
2nd Annual Graduate Student Conference
California State University, Long Beach
Tentative Date: Thursday, 11 April 2013

Abstracts Due: Tuesday, 1 January 2013

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