category: interdisciplinary

CFP: After Glissant: Caribbean Aesthetics and the Politics of Relation (Deadline: 1/15/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Kahlil Chaar-Pérez (Harvard University), Emily Maguire (Northwestern University)
contact email: 
kahlilchaar@fas.harvard.edu, e-maguire@northwestern.edu

Discourse – Journal for Theoretical Studies in Media and Culture
Call for Papers

After Glissant: Caribbean Aesthetics and the Politics of Relation

CALL FOR PAPERS Vol 4, No 2: ECOLOGY

full name / name of organization: 
Dandelion Journal
contact email: 
mail@dandelionjournal.org

The Dandelion editors seek submissions on the theme of ecology for our next issue.

Topics might include, but are not limited to:

• Ecocriticism
• Political ecology

[UPDATE] Extended deadline for Fashion panels at 2013 MPCA/ACA conference

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

FASHION
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

Deadline: May 15, 2013

NEPCA Conference - Comics & Graphic Novels Area

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA)
contact email: 
lance.eaton@gmail.com

The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) is pleased to issue a call for papers for its fall conference.

GENDER AND PEACE EDUCATION 30 TH MAY 2013

full name / name of organization: 
DR.LOKANATH MISHRA
contact email: 
peacemunu@gmail.com

For an Edited Book

Gender and Peace Education

Dear Sir/Madam,

MODERN POETRY AND BEYOND

full name / name of organization: 
Dr SUMAN JANA/ SCHOLARS’ CO_OPERATIVE
contact email: 
sumsum.2006@gmail.com

CALL FOR RESEARCH PAPERS

MODERN POETRY AND BEYOND
GUEST EDITORS :
Dr Amzed Hossain, Head, Dept of English, ALIAH UNIVERSITY, KOLKATA.

[UPDATE] The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy: Submission Deadline Extended to June 5, 2013

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

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy invites work that explores critical and creative uses of interactive technology in teaching, learning, and research.

   Nineteenth Century French Aesthetics and the Coming of Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
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.

Producing Public Memory: Museums, Memorials, and Archives as Sites for Teaching “Writing”

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Greer and Laurie Grobman, editors
contact email: 
leg8@psu.edu

We invite proposals from teachers, scholars, and researchers in composition, literacy, and rhetorical studies for an edited collection that investigates museums, memorials (permanent, temporary, and s

[UPDATE] CFP Deadline Extended Until 3 June: ‘The Good Soldier Centenary Conference’, 12-14 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
Geraint.Evans@swansea.ac.uk

'The Good Soldier Centenary Conference'

Organised in Association with the Ford Madox Ford Society

Swansea University
12-14 September 2013

Call for Papers

“LITERATURE AND LANGUAGE: INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES”

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic University of Cameroon (CATUC) – Bamenda
contact email: 
conference2013@cella-cameroon.org

The nature of contemporary/global problems necessitates solutions that integrate knowledge and methodologies from distinct disciplines.

Call For Papers - Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Cameroon English Language and Literature Association
contact email: 
journal@cella-cameroon.org

JELLiC: Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture is currently accepting manuscripts for publication in its next issue – July 2013.

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

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