category: interdisciplinary

theory@buffalo 18: Marx and Nature [deadline for submission -- September 1, 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Brian O'Neil and Juan Robaina, editors
contact email: 
brianone@buffalo.edu

Marxist theory has often been criticized for its supposed anthropocentrism.

[REGISTRATION OPEN] Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution

full name / name of organization: 
Lena Wånggren and Maja Milatovic, University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
criticalpedagogies@ed.ac.uk

Dear All

We are pleased to confirm that REGISTRATION for our Critical

Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing [Essay Collection]

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah MacDonald/ Kent State University
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

Abstract deadline: August 31, 2013

Calvino’s Contexts: The Influences On and The Influences Of Italo Calvino (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

In the years since his death, the stature of Italo Calvino has only continued to grow. While his status as an Italian writer was never in doubt, the global range of his work is still being explored.

‘All the world’s a stage’: Shakespeare around the Globe (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

Jacques’ proclamation that ‘all the world’s a stage’ has proved prophetic in ways he could not have foreseen.

Registration open for "Legacy: Mythology and Authenticity in the Humanities" - A Postgraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort University
contact email: 
dmulegacyconference@gmail.com

This conference focuses on the influence of cultural ‘legacies’ within current humanities research.

[REMINDER] CFP Exploring British Film and Television Stardom

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Lobalzo Wright and Adrian Garvey/ Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
julielwright1@gmail.com, a.garvey@qmul.ac.uk

Exploring British Film and Television Stardom Conference
Saturday, 2 November 2013 at Queen Mary, University of London
Supported by Living British Cinema

Call for Papers “Interdisciplinary Arts: Retrospectives and Future Visions” March 21-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of Interdisciplinary Arts, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio USA
contact email: 
IartsConference2014@gmail.com

In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, the Ohio University School of Interdisciplinary will hold an international conference on the past, present, and future of interdisciplinary arts.

Occupy Antigone Tradition, Transition and Transformation in Performance Studies 18th/19th March 14 Deadline: 08.13

full name / name of organization: 
Ghent University Research Center Studies in Performing Arts and Media
contact email: 
charlotte.gruber[at]ugent.be

CfP :http://www.theaterwetenschappen.ugent.be/occupyantigone

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Death and Decay (deadline 4th October 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal for the Arts and Humanities
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online postgraduate journal for students of the Humanities and Arts, which i

[UPDATE] MMLA 2013 Special Session: Irony and Authenticity in Contemporary Artistic Production - Deadline Extended

full name / name of organization: 
Janessa Toro/ University of Missouri/ New Deadline: June 14
contact email: 
jltz85@mail.missouri.edu

Is there room for earnestness and authenticity in contemporary media?

Call for Chapter Proposals, Book Project on Video Games “Rated M for Mature: Sex and Sexuality in Video Games” (tentative)

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Wysocki / Flagler College
contact email: 
mwysocki@flagler.edu

The word sex has many implications when it is used in connection with video games. As game studies scholars have argued, games are player-driven experienced.

[UPDATE] San Joaquin Valley Journal Submission Deadline Extension -- August 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Dorsey / San Joaquin Valley Journal
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is seeking articles for its fourth issue.

The Arts and the Body: NeMLA 2014, Harrisburg, PA

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Peak / Temple University
contact email: 
anna.peak@temple.edu

The Arts and the Body

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Journal of Science Fiction Film and Television special issue on SF anime [deadline: 1 Sept 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Science Fiction Film and Television (Liverpool University Press)
contact email: 
sfftvanime@gmail.com

The Journal of Science Fiction Film and Television seeks article-length manuscripts for a planned special issue on Science Fiction (and) Anime.
 

Modernism and Cuisine: 2014 NeMLA (April 3-6)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
knash@fordham.edu

April 3-6, 2014--Harrisburg, PA

Call for Publication: Essays, Commentary, New Media Art, and Design.

full name / name of organization: 
Digital America
contact email: 
mf4jd@richmond.edu

Digital America is a new online journal venture from the University of Richmond that seeks to publish exceptional student work.

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED 21/6/13: Romantic Lacunae: Silences, Gaps, and Empty Spaces

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast, UK
contact email: 
romanticlacunae@gmail.com

We invite paper and panel proposals on topics related to silences, disjunctions, and absences in Romantic-era texts, for a one-day conference hosted by the School of English and the Centre for Eightee

UPDATED POST: The Gothic Body: The Physical Depiction of the Female Gothic (NeMLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Neena Cinquino/ The City College of New York
contact email: 
ncinquino@gmail.com

Since Ellen Moers’ original designation of the Female Gothic, the term continues to evolve: The amalgamation of femininity’s depiction in literature and Gothic studies does not conclude with Liter

Reconstruction: Studies in Contempory Culture (Open Submissions)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Open Issues

Contact: Reconstruction Submissions Editor

We are continually accepting submissions for upcoming Open Issues, and can promise a prompt reply.

Urbanism and Urbanity

full name / name of organization: 
Nineteenth Century Studies Association
contact email: 
ncsa2014@gmail.com

Urbanism and Urbanity
March 20-22, Chicago IL
deadline: September 30, 2013
to: Maria K. Bachman and Maria Gindhart, Program Co-Chairs, ncsa2014@gmail.com
http://www.ncsaweb.net/

Pastoral Artifice - MMLA/November, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
plmonacell@ccis.edu

REMINDER - Transitions 4, 2 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
transitions.symposium@gmail.com

Transitions 4 is a one-day symposium promoting new research and multi-disciplinary academic study of comics/ comix/ manga/ bande dessinée and other forms of sequential art, now in its fourth year at

NeMLA 2014: The Loud Twentieth Century: Literature Sounds Off

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
solinger@rutgers.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

John Banville and His Precursors, 9-10 Nov. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Springer, University of York
contact email: 
banvilleandhisprecursors@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Dr Elke D’hoker (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven), author of Visions of Alterity: Representation in the Works of John Banville (Rodopi, 2004)

CFP: Invisible Cities Grad Symposium - Kitchener ON, October 26

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Media Lab (in association with the Canadian Association of American Studies)
contact email: 
invisiblecities13@gmail.com

Call for participants Invisible Cities: Located Knowledge and Digital Design
Graduate Symposium and Expo
October 26, 2013
Critical Medial Lab, University of Waterloo, Kitchener Ontario

[UPDATE] MMLA 2013: Design and the Digital Humanities (deadline: June 7)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (MMLA)
contact email: 
josh.honn@gmail.com and sullivan.rachael@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED

Minorities and Americanness in American culture and literature (submission 15/ 10/ 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Salwa Karoui- Elounelli
contact email: 
salwa_elounelli@yahoo.fr

UNIVERSITE DE TUNIS I
L’ÉOLE NORMALE SUPERIEURE & AMERICANA

RSA 2014 - Worldly wisdom: Early Modern Handbooks in Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Rosenberg and Laura Kolb
contact email: 
jessicar@sas.upenn.edu, lkolb@uchicago.edu

Understanding Atrocities Conference: Remembering, Representing, and Teaching Genocide February 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Tristan Smyth / Scott W. Murray Mount Royal University
contact email: 
understandingatrocities@mtroyal.ca

We use ‘genocide’ and ‘atrocity’– words that overlap and mix – as we reach for an understanding of the full horror of one people’s attempts to eliminate another.

[UPDATE] Keynote Announced and Deadline Extension: Stretching The Screen 15th Annual SFSU Cinema Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
csgsa@mail.sfsu.edu

Conference Dates: October 17-19, 2013
Keynote Speaker: Kriss Ravetto, UC Davis, Cinema and Technocultural Studies
Submission Deadline: June 28, 2013

[UPDATE]: CfP: The Common Denominator -- A Postgraduate Conference in British Cultural Studies, 20-22 MArch 2014

full name / name of organization: 
British Cultural Studies in the Institute for British Studies of Leipzig University
contact email: 
denominator@uni-leipzig.de

In ancient Greece, the Pythagoreans worshipped perfect numbers and turned them into musical scales.

CFP: “Recollecting Vietnam”: Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Brenda M. Boyle and Jeehyun Lim, Denison University
contact email: 
recollectingvietnam@gmail.com

Abstract deadline: July 14, 2013

Eco-Ability Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Joe Leeson-Schatz (Institute of Critical Animal Studies)
contact email: 
ecoability@gmail.com

A SPECIAL ISSUE DEDICATED TO A NEW FIELD
SCHOLARS & ACTIVISTS: CALL FOR PAPERS, ART, VIDEOS, INTERVIEWS, AND NARRATIVES

“Eco-Ability: The Intersection of Earth, Animal, and Dis-Ability”

[Update] Contact and Connection: Travel and Mobility Studies Symposium - Registration open

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick, Institute of Advanced Study
contact email: 
c.e.mathieson@warwick.ac.uk

“Contact and Connections”: Travel and Mobility Studies Symposium
Thursday 27th June 2013, University of Warwick
Wolfson Research Exchange Seminar Rooms

Keynote speakers:

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