category: interdisciplinary

Adaptation and Film (Popular Culture Session I) November 8-10th

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Conference /Shane Trayers
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

Adaptation and Film (Popular Culture Session I
SAMLA Conference
November 8-10, 2013

Micro vs Macro Literatures in English: Aesthetics, Politics, and Ethics of Distant Reading in Literatures, Cultures, Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
English Language and Literature Association of Korea (ELLAK)
contact email: 
conference@ellak.or.kr

CALL FOR PAPERS
2013 ELLAK INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

“Micro versus Macro Literatures in English:

Punk in the 21st-Century: Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Mike Dines - University of Chichester, UK.
contact email: 
miked71uk@yahoo.co.uk

Punk in the 21st-Century: Call for Papers

"Except Asia: Agamben's Work in Transcultural Perspective" conference open for registration

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University
contact email: 
conference2013@gmail.com

The international conference “Except Asia: Agamben’s Work in Transcultural Perspective,” to be held at National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan, June 25-27, 2013, is now open for regist

[UPDATE]French Feminism: Contexts and Connotations

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R. P. Singh Associate Professor of English Department of English and Modern European Languages University of Lucknow Lucknow - 226007, U P, INDIA Cell : +91 94151 59137 Email : rpsingh.lu@gmail.com
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

French Feminism: Contexts and Connotations
Update
Contact Email: rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

[UPDATE]GENDER ROLES IN POSTMODERN WORLD

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Alka Singh/Assistant Professor of English, Department of Humanities and Other Studies Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow LDA Scheme, Kanpur Road, Lucknow, UP, India Pin- 226012 blueeyemini@gmail.com
contact email: 
blueeyemini@gmail.com

Early societies had rigid roles for men and women with attributes, labeled as being masculine and feminine.

The Society for Utopian Studies Conference, Charleston, SC (Nov. 14-17th)

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Utopian Studies
contact email: 
dina.smith@drake.edu

"Freedom and Utopia"
38th Annual Meeting
Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina
November 14-17, 2013

Misreadings, Misunderstandings, and Other Mis(sed) Communications 10/11/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana College English Association (ICEA)
contact email: 
hoeness@usi.edu

Faculty and graduate students are invited to submit proposals for individual papers, panels, and creative readings on the conference theme or on related topics both within English and the humanities

Journal of Jesuit Studies: Artistic Discourses of Liberation Theology (themed edition)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Salford, Greater Manchester
contact email: 
b.halligan@salford.ac.uk

The idea of Liberation Theology continues to exert profound challenges - theological, ontological and theoretical - to the Catholic Church, long after the first context of its emergence and reception

Call For Papers: Cityscapes of the Future (June 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Yael Maurer, Shawn Edrei, Meyrav Koren-Kuik / Tel-Aviv University
contact email: 
futurecityscapes@gmail.com

Cityscapes of the Future: Urban Spaces in Science Fiction

[Update] Native North American Literatures (PAMLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA 2013 (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
smayvill@ucsd.edu

Native North American authors throughout colonial and U.S. histories present complex and distinct challenges to linear time.

CFP: Growing LCTLs: A Forum for the Less Commonly Taught Languages at CUNY

full name / name of organization: 
The Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC)
contact email: 
iletc@gc.cuny.edu

The Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC) invites you to participate in Growing LCTLs: A Forum for the Less Commonly Taught Languages at CUNY on May 3rd at the Graduate Cen

[Reminder] English 1700 to Present (PAMLA Nov. 1-3)

full name / name of organization: 
Stephanie Harper / California State University, Northridge
contact email: 
stephanie.harper.15@my.csun.edu

This panel is a standing session at PAMLA and invites critical papers on any aspect of English literature since 1700.

DH SoCal Research Slam

full name / name of organization: 
DH SoCal
contact email: 
stephanie.harper.15@my.csun.edu

DH SoCal is a network dedicated to building community and collaboration amongst digital humanists in Southern California.

Special Issue of Italian American Review on Italian-American Foodways; Abstracts submitted by May 1

full name / name of organization: 
Italian American Review published by Queens College's John D. Calandra Italian American Institute
contact email: 
rocco.marinaccio@manhattan.edu; pnaccarato@mmm.edu

Italian and Italian-American food has a long history in the homes, markets, and restaurants of the United States.

'in:flux 1845-1945: A Century in Motion' Postgraduate Conference (27th June 2013) DEADLINE 17.05.13

full name / name of organization: 
University of Birmingham, Centre for the Study of Cultural Modernity
contact email: 
pgculturalmodernity@contacts.bham.ac.uk

'in:flux 1845-1945: A Century in Motion'

University of Birmingham, 27th June 2013

Keynote speaker – Dr Matthew Rubery, Queen Mary University of London

[UPDATE] CFP: Ada Lovelace Achievements and Legacies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, New Jersey)
contact email: 
rhammerm@stevens.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Celebrating the Achievements and Legacies of Ada Lovelace
18 October 2013
Stevens Institute of Technology, College of Arts and Letters

Silent Spring: Chemical, Biological and Technological Visions of the Post-1945 Environment - Travel Bursaries Available

full name / name of organization: 
An AHRC collaborative skills project hosted by Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
silentspring2013@gmail.com

A number of travel bursaries are available for postgraduates and early career researchers to participate in this project, which uses Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring to explore the relationship between

Magic and Witchcraft in medieval and early modern Europe

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session, UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVII
contact email: 
ajh7a@uvawise.edu

This session welcomes papers on historical and aesthetic representations of magic and witchcraft from the middle ages through the early modern period.

Alchemists and Alchemy in the Middle Ages and Renaissance (6/17; 9/19-21)

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session, UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVII
contact email: 
dl4fh@uvawise.edu

This session welcomes presentations on all aspects of alchemy and alchemical practices--from the original appearance of alchemy in antiquity to the early modern practices that would eventually give wa

Picking Richard’s Bones: Richard III in History, Literature, and Art (6/17; 9/19-21

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session, UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVII
contact email: 
jma6x@uvawise.edu

Picking Richard’s Bones: Richard III in History, Literature, and Art

Artistic Ireland, M/MLA, Nov 7-10, Milwaukee, WI

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (M/MLA)
contact email: 
sophiadawn.christman-lavin@stonybrook.edu

From The Book of Kells to the seaside ditty in Ulysses to the Abbey Theatre’s Countess Cathleen, Ireland boasts a history replete with visual and performing arts.

[UPDATE] EXTENDED CFP APRIL 25TH - American Work: American Literature Symposium for Postgraduates and Early Career Academics

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
americanworksymposium@gmail.com

American Work

American Literature Symposium for Postgraduates and Early Career Academics

18 May 2013
Rothermere American Institute
University of Oxford

Artistic Bodies in Literature, M/MLA, Nov 7-10, 2013, Milwaukee, WI

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (M/MLA)
contact email: 
sophiadawn.christman-lavin@stonybrook.edu

In what ways do artistic constructions of the body appear in literature?

Visions of Egypt: Literature and Culture from the Nineteenth Century to the Present, 6-7 September 2013, Hull, UK (CFP)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Catherine Wynne, University of Hull
contact email: 
c.wynne@hull.ac.uk

Visions of Egypt: Literature and Culture from the Nineteenth Century to the Present
6-7 September 2013
Venues:
Hull History Centre (6 September)
Staff House, University of Hull (7 September)

Stretching The Screen 15th Annual Cinema Conference, SFSU, October 17th - 19th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association, San Francisco State University
contact email: 
CSGSA@mail.sfsu.edu

This conference will seek to challenge the borders imposed on Cinema: between senses, ideologies, cultures, even the fluctuation of the medium itself in terms of its technologies, production, distribu

CFP: Growing LCTLs: A Forum for the Less Commonly Taught Languages at CUNY (MAY 3, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC)
contact email: 
iletc@gc.cuny.edu

The Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC) invites you to participate in Growing LCTLs: A Forum for the Less Commonly Taught Languages at CUNY on May 3rd at the Graduate Cen

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr

Black Camera invites submissions for a Close-Up devoted to a critical assessment of Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries to be published Fall 2014.

[UPDATE] Legacy: Mythology and Authenticity in the Humanities (Submission deadline 16 April 2013)

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

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

[UPDATE] New Submission Deadline: April 15. ASLE-Sponsored session at M/MLA: Postmodern Farmer-Citizen

full name / name of organization: 
Breyen Strickler / Association for the Study of LIterature and Environment
contact email: 
breyan.strickler@loras.edu

Postmodern Farmer-Citizen, ASLE-Sponsored Session at the Midwest Modern Language Association Annual Meeting, November 7-10, 2013.

Auto/Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
IAFA
contact email: 
autofiction@hotmail.com

Publication Type:print&Online
Language: English
Editors: Isabelle Grell & Shashi Bhusan Nayak
Theme: “Autofiction, memoir and life narrative”

Romancing the Long British 19th Century (1789-1914)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
An Goris, managing.editor@jprstudies.org

The long British nineteenth century (1789-1914) appears to have the long global twentieth century (including the first decades of the twenty-first) in its thrall.

Humor in the Digital Age -- SAMLA (11/8 - 11/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Pete Kunze (Louisiana State University)
contact email: 
pkunze@lsu.edu

The American Humor Studies Association seeks papers for a panel, “Humor in the Digital Age,” for the 2013 South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) Conference at the Marriott Atlanta from

Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
conferencedirector@home.commongroundpublishing.com

CFP: Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Location: University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada
Date:
 11-13 June 2014

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Holy Monsters, Sacred Grotesques Conference October 25-27

full name / name of organization: 
Young Professional and Graduate Conference Department of Religious Studies Rice University
contact email: 
heyes@rice.edu

“Holy Monsters, Sacred Grotesques” aims to create conversations on the impact of monstrosity and examples of the grotesque in discourse related to religion and the sacred.

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