category: interdisciplinary

Philip Roth: Across Cultures, Across Disciplines, St.Gallen, Switzerland, June 13-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
roth.hsg2014@gmail.com

The Philip Roth Society announces a call for papers for the conference “Philip Roth: Across Cultures, Across Disciplines” at the University of St.Gallen in Switzerland (http://www.unisg.ch).

UPDATE: Contemporary Studies Area

full name / name of organization: 
MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
jhines7@knights.ucf.edu

Call for Papers:
Contemporary Studies
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

Whose Beloved Community?: Black Civil and LGBT Rights Movements (cfp deadline June 17, 2013; Conference is March 27-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Arcus Foundation and Emory University.
contact email: 
Whose.beloved.community@emory.edu

Whose Beloved Community?: Black Civil and LGBT Rights Movements
An international conference at Emory University, March 27-29, 2014

ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: August 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
acismidwest@gmail.com

The 37th annual ACIS Midwest Regional Conference in Iowa City (October 10-12, 2013) welcomes proposals for papers on any and all topics related to Irish studies – from new and existing ACIS members,

New Directions: African American Literature in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Wendy Rountree / North Carolina Central University
contact email: 
wrountree@nccu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

"New Directions: African American Literature in the 21st Century"

Literature and Physical Culture, April 10-11 2014

full name / name of organization: 
International Centre for Sports History and Culture, De Montfort University
contact email: 
literatureandsport@hotmail.co.uk

Critical Information Graduate Student Conference, December 1, 2013- Proposals due 6/30/13

full name / name of organization: 
MFA program in Art Criticism & Writing at the School of Visual Arts, New York City
contact email: 
critical.information.sva@gmail.com

http://criticalinformationsva.com

Victorian Transport: AVSA Annual Conference (10-12 July 2014, Hong Kong)

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Victorian Studies Association (AVSA) and The University of Hong Kong
contact email: 
avsa2014@hku.hk

Organisers: AVSA and HKU
Conference Dates: 10-12 July 2014
Abstract Deadline: 30 November 2013

Call for Submissions - Refereed Journal - Caribbean Vistas: Critiques of Caribbean Arts and Cultures

full name / name of organization: 
Caribbean Vistas: Critiques of Caribbean Arts and Cultures
contact email: 
akilahw@msn.com

CARIBBEAN VISTAS
CRITIQUES OF CARIBBEAN ARTS AND CULTURES
A Refereed Journal
Call for Submissions for Volume 1/Issue 2: Publication date - August/September 2013

Margaret Atwood Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Margaret Atwood Society
contact email: 
kjwaltonen@ucdavis.edu

Margaret Atwood Studies, the journal of The Margaret Atwood Society, invites submissions on a rolling basis from both members and nonmembers.

Disney Culture CFP: PAMLA Conference, Bahia Resort, San Diego, November 1-3, 2013 (May 12 proposal deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
svonkin@netzero.net

The "Disney Culture" session for the 2013 PAMLA Conference (Bahia Resort, San Diego, CA, November 1-3, 2013) is looking for paper proposals on various aspects of Disney culture:

Theme Parks

MMLA 2013: Design and the Digital Humanities (deadline: May 31)

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

With this year’s MMLA conference theme of “Art & Artifice,” the new Permanent Section on Digital Humanities will explore issues of, experiments with, and provocations on design.

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Submission Deadline: August 23, 2013

Cultures of Repair: Call for Contributors (edited Collection) Abstract: 30 June, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Rainey & Theo Reeves-Evison (eds) Centre for Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths
contact email: 
cup01mr@gold.ac.uk; t.reevesevison@ gold.ac.uk

Suggested themes: Aesthetics of Repair, Technologies of Repair, Post-Colonial Reparations, Reparative Justice

Caribbean Vistas Journal - Submissions to Volume 1.2 - Due June 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Caribbean Vistas Journal
contact email: 
akilahw@msn.com

Caribbean Vistas: Critiques of Caribbean Arts and Cultures
• Subject: Call for Submissions for Volume 1.2 (Summer 2013)

Reconstruction 13.1, How Did I Write That?

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

Announcing Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture Issue 13.1 “How Did I Write That? Reflections on Singularity in the Creative Process”

edited by Alan Clinton and Angela Flury

UPDATE: Extended CFP Deadline PAMLA Conference (11/1-3, 2013, Bahia Resort, San Diego): Now May 12

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
svonkin@netzero.net

Forty approved sessions for the November 1-3, 2013 PAMLA Conference (at the Bahia Resort Hotel, San Diego, California) have extended their paper proposal deadline until May 12.

Writing Ireland: Identity, Memory, and Place

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

IRISH STUDIES at SAMLA- Nov. 8-10, 2013

Writing Ireland: Identity, Memory, and Place

SAMLA Conference 2013 (Nov. 8-10) Atlanta, GA- CFP: SLAVIC LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
Karen Rosneck / University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
krosneck@library.wisc.edu

Papers are welcome on any Slavic language, literature or culture, including film and comparative literature topics.

UPDATE: The Female Hero in Modern Fantasy Edited Collection -- Call for Chapters

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Lori Campbell/University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
camenglish@verizon.net

UPDATE: I have received many innovative proposals so far, but several key authors I would like to see included remain unclaimed, such as J.R.R. Tolkien, Diana Wynne Jones, J.K. Rowling, Madeleine L'Engle, Ursula Le Guin, Terry Pratchett, and Suzanne Collins, among a few others. Also please note that depending on the submissions, I may expand the “Pathfinders” section to include Victorian fantasy (i.e., George MacDonald, William Morris, etc.) as an additional precursor to modern fantasy. There is also a strong possibility I will add a new section for “Fantasy on Film.” If you have an interest in any of these categories, or those below (see full CFP), please contact me at the email address provided.

Nineteenth Century French Aesthetics and the Coming of Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
November 2013 Conference of the Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
richard.eichman@svcc.edu

We are seeking papers that explore or analyze French cultural aesthetics of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries as they relate to various interpretations of modernism.

Playing in Time: Temporality in Performance and Performing Arts. June 22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia
contact email: 
ivaw.groznjan@gmail.com


International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia
Symposium: Grožnjan, Croatia, 22 June 2013

Circling Our Wagons: Reflections on Hip-Hop Landscape(s) Conference April 11-13 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication.
contact email: 
andre.johnson@asurams.edu

In Hip Hop Wars, Tricia Rose argues that, “Hip Hop has become a primary means by which we talk about race in the United States.” Rose’s insight delves into the historical evolution of the genre

Patterns of Thought: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Aesthetics, Education and the Arts

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool and Bluecoat Gallery
contact email: 
shaun.may@liv.ac.uk

Patterns of Thought: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Aesthetics, Education and the Arts
21-22 June 2013, The Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
www.lyceumproject.com

Call for submissions

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Literary Linguistics
contact email: 
wood@uni-mainz.de

The International Journal of Literary Linguistics (IJLL) is an open-access, peer-review journal published by Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany) that is dedicated to the publication of ori

[UPDATE] Shattering Releases: The Pleasures and Politics of Popular Erotic Fiction (Edited Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Kristen Phillips, Claire Trevenen, Curtin University (Bentley, Western Australia)
contact email: 
k.phillips@curtin.edu.au; Claire.Trevenen@curtin.edu.au

[UPDATE] Entangled Children: Technology, Media-Enhancement, and Storytelling in Children's Culture (New deadline 5/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Dusenberry, Children's Literature Discussion Circle, SAMLA
contact email: 
cldc.samla@gmail.com

Entangled Children: Technology, Media-Enhancement, and Storytelling in Children's Culture

Creating ans Sustaining Community in Challenging Times

full name / name of organization: 
Terry Novak/Atlantic Center for Learning Communities
contact email: 
tnovak@jwu.edu

The 13th annual Atlantic Center for Learning Communities Curriculum Planning Retreat will be held October 23-October 25, 2013 at Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center in West Hartford, CT.

AMERICAN MASCULINITIES - DUE JUNE 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The New York Metro American Studies Association
contact email: 
nymasamasculinities@gmail.com

The New York Metro American Studies Association's Annual Conference provides a dynamic forum for area scholars, while attracting presenters nationally.

CFP--NANO: New American Notes Online (Issue 5) Special Theme: Digital Humanities, Public Humanities, Deadline: 1 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
NANO: New American Notes Online
contact email: 
editor.nanocrit@gmail.com, maker@uvic.ca

NANO: New American Notes Online
Call for Papers: Issue 5
Special Theme: Digital Humanities, Public Humanities

Deadline: 1 October 2013

www.nanocrit.com

Early African American Children's Literature essay collection -- abstracts due 7/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
Katharine Capshaw Smith and Anna Mae Duane
contact email: 
capshaw@uconn.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Early African American Children’s Literature
An anthology of original essays

Making a Scene - Networks of Intimacy 19th July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Loughborough University
contact email: 
writingsofintimacy@lboro.ac.uk

A half-day afternoon symposium to meet, discuss your own research and make connections with others interested in intimacy, its practices, representation and theorisation.

BARNOLIPI Interdisciplinary Online Journal

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

CALL FOR PAPERS - Thirteenth Issue of Online Journal BARNOLIPI (http://www.barnolipi.com).

BARNOLIPI is an Interdisciplinary International Research Journal

[UPDATE] PAMLA 2013: Technology and Communication. Extended deadline: May 12

full name / name of organization: 
Bret Noble
contact email: 
bret.noble@wsu.edu

At a time in which social media is alternately praised as a driver of revolution and democracy and feared as a threat to genuine interpersonal communication and expression, this panel invites critical

CFP Collection: The Films of Dario Argento

full name / name of organization: 
Alexia Kannas / RMIT, Australia
contact email: 
alexia.kannas@rmit.edu.au

Cited as an important influence to filmmakers from Quentin Tarantino to Gaspar Noé, Italian director Dario Argento occupies a curious position in film history.

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