category: interdisciplinary

Adaptation (film, literature, and new media)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dennis_cutchins@byu.edu

Adapting Culture

Proposal Deadline Nov 30, 3012

Panel/Roundtable on Teaching Latina/o Literature, 10/25/12 (for Haciendo Caminos conference, NYC, March 7-9, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Hseu, Assistant Professor of English, Dominican University (River Forest, IL)
contact email: 
jhseu@dom.edu

Seeking participants for a panel/roundtable on teaching Latina/o literature for the 1st Biennial U.S. Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference: Haciendo Caminos: Mapping the Futures of U.S.

CFP (ALA 2013): Melville's Bibles Beyond Moby-Dick

full name / name of organization: 
Zach Hutchins / Herman Melville Society
contact email: 
hutchinz@byu.edu

Psalm Culture and the Politics of Translation

full name / name of organization: 
Ruth Ahnert (Queen Mary, University of London), Tamara Atkin (QMUL), Francis Leneghan (Oxford)
contact email: 
psamculture@gmail.com

15 – 17 July 2013
Charterhouse Square, Queen Mary, University of London
psalmculture.com

We invite paper and session proposals for an
interdisciplinary conference on English responses to

[UPDATE] CFP Alternative Modernisms - Deadline 31 October

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

The Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory and English Literature, Cardiff University, present

Alternative Modernisms: An International, Interdisciplinary Conference

UPDATE: 1st Global Conference: Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[INVITATION] Reframing Ekphrasis - King's College London Comparative Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Zoe Roth, King's College London, Comparative Literature Department
contact email: 
reframingekphrasis@gmail.com


8-9 Nov. 2012, Reframing Ekphrasis: King's College London Comparative Literature Conference.

1st Global Conference:The Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
The Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora
Keynote: Alondra Nelson, Columbia University
The African-American Studies Collective
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
February 8-9, 2013

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Pain (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pain4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: Pain

Thursday 9th May – Saturday 11th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

FOURTH ANGLO-ITALIAN CONFERENCE ON EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY STUDIES 5-7 September 2013 Viterbo (Italy)

full name / name of organization: 
Francesca Saggini (University of Tuscia, Italy)
contact email: 
fsaggini@unitus.it

FOURTH ANGLO-ITALIAN CONFERENCE ON EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY STUDIES
5-7 September 2013

[UPDATE] Space and Place: Production and Transformation (Feb. 28 - Mar. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

Early Cultures Graduate Student Conference - April 12-13, 2013. Abstracts due Dec. 3rd.

full name / name of organization: 
Group for the Study of Early Cultures at the University of California, Irvine
contact email: 
early.cultures.conference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS - PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY
2013 Early Cultures Graduate Student Conference: Space and Displacement in Early Cultures. April 12-13, 2013 at the University of California, Irvine.

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Irene Morra
contact email: 
newelizabethanconference@hotmail.com

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity
13-15 June 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Was it why I sometimes felt as weary of America as if I too had landed in what was now South Carolina in 1526 or in Jamestown in 1619? Was it the tug of all the lost mothers and orphaned children?

Call for Proposals: Mapping Animality II: Considerations of Animal and Human Space, April 4-7 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther/Sarah Henderson, American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@utoronto.ca

For full information: http://www.acla.org/acla2013/mapping-animality-ii-considerations-of-anim...

[UPDATE] CFP: Edited Collection on Dark Fairy Tales in Children's and Young Adult Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Jones, M.Ed. and Joe Abbruscato, MA
contact email: 
editors@lilredwritinghood.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities [February 15-17, 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

From ancient Greek mythology to cubism, jazz music, and the contemporary puzzle film, labyrinths serve as images for exploring intellectual, affective, and material complexity.

[UPDATE] Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture / Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

Remake Television: Reboot, Re-use, Recycle

full name / name of organization: 
Carlen Lavigne, Red Deer College
contact email: 
carlen.lavigne@rdc.ab.ca

Remakes are pervasive in today’s popular culture, whether they take the form of reboots, “re-imaginings,” or overly familiar sequels.

Resistance Literature and Film, ACLA 2013, University of Toronto, April 4-7

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jjmaer@aol.com

Panel Title:

De-Positioning Postcoloniality: Resistance Literature and Film in the Wake of the Arab Spring

(anti) Foundations: An Interdisciplinary Conference March 15-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University's English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
afoundconference@gmail.com

With traditionalists hearkening for a return to founding principles while protestors of various stripes look forward to dismantling the very notion of norms themselves, questions about the foundations

Exploring Civil Society through the Writings of Dr. Seuss™

full name / name of organization: 
New York Law School Law Review
contact email: 
kaitlin.jaxheimer@law.nyls.edu

The New York Law School Law Review is pleased to announce a call for papers to be published in a unique forthcoming issue in connection with our upcoming March 1, 2013 symposium—Exploring Civil Soci

Rethinking Liberal Education: Contemporary Challenges and Opportunities

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Emma Cohen de Lara and Dr. Marco de Waard (Amsterdam University College, the Netherlands).
contact email: 
j.m.dewaard@uva.nl

First Dutch Symposium of University Colleges

Friday June 14th - Saturday June 15th, 2013

Hosted by Amsterdam University College

MCLLM CFP due 01/30/13 for 03/22/12 Conference in IL

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

All graduate students and faculty are invited to submit proposals to Northern Illinois University's Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media: Visualizing English and Media Studies in t

Symposium: History, Memory and Green Imaginaries, Brighton, UK, 30 November 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Brighton
contact email: 
cr16@brighton.ac.uk

History, Memory and Green Imaginaries

A symposium presented by the Centre for Research in Memory, Narrative and Histories, University of Brighton

Friday 30th November 2012
9.30am – 5.00pm

Second Call for Papers: LUCAS Graduate Conference Death, the Cultural Meaning of the End of Life (15 November 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society (LUCAS)
contact email: 
lucasconference2013@gmail.com

The theme of the second international Graduate Conference is Death, the Cultural meaning of the End of Life, and aims to explore how death has been represented and conceptualized, from classical antiq

Skill: Aspects and Approaches (the Ninth Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference). Oxford, 4th-5th April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference Organising Committee (Hugh Reid, Karl Kinsella, Hannah Bailey)
contact email: 
oxgradconf@gmail.com

Skill: Aspects and Approaches
The Ninth Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference
The Ioannou Centre, St. Giles, Oxford
Thursday 4th – Friday 5th April 2013

Writing into Art 18/19 June, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
David Kinloch / University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
contact email: 
kinloch.david1@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Women's Caucus of the Modern Languages Awards

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Caucus of the Modern Languages
contact email: 
mmasse@lsu.edu

The Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages is pleased to announce:

The 2012 Florence Howe Award

NeoAmericanist CFP Issue 6.2

full name / name of organization: 
chris vanderwees / carleton university
contact email: 
chrisvanderwees@gmail.com

NeoAmericanist, an online multi-disciplinary journal for the study of America, is issuing a CALL FOR PAPERS to interested Undergraduate and Graduate students.

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of Comparative Literature at Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

[UPDATE] The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference (UK) /Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations/ 6/27 - 6/30 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis / Brunel University (UK)
contact email: 
philip.tew@brunel.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE THE AMENDED DATES & ADDITIONAL KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ADDED!

The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference:
Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations

2013 Conference on Global Modernities (May 3-4), Abstracts due 1/31/13

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Los Angeles
contact email: 
rcantu@calstatela.edu

The organizers of this conference propose to continue the dialogue and productive exchange that took place at Cal State L.A.

Intersections of Sexuality, Gender, Race, and Ethnicity (Conf 3/9/13; Abst date 12/07/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan State U - Womens' and Gender Studies and B'More Proud
contact email: 
intersectionssymposium@gmail.com

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Morgan State University, in conjunction with B’More Proud, invites scholars to participate in a one-day academic symposium.

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