category: interdisciplinary

Mechademia 9: Origins. A volume on Japanese popular visual culture (1/4/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Mechademia
contact email: 
submissions@mechademia.org

MECHADEMIA 9: Origins

Mechademia is an annual volume published by the University of Minnesota Press for writing about Japanese visual and popular culture, including anime, manga, and fan arts. For volume 9 (2014), the editors of the series seek submissions linked to the broad theme of "origins."

“Travel, Contact, Exchange” 34th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum Plymouth State University, April 19-20, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Plymouth State University Medieval Forum
contact email: 
PSUforum@gmail.com

Call for Papers and Sessions
“Travel, Contact, Exchange”
Keynote speaker: David Simon, Art History, Colby College

CFP Materialities: Economies, Empiricism & Things (Cultural Studies Association of Australasiaannual conference, Dec 3-6 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association of Australasia
contact email: 
csaa2012@gmail.com

‘Materialities: Economies, Empiricism, & Things’
Dec 4th-6th @ University of Sydney
(pre-fix pre-conference for postgrads and early career researchers: Dec 3rd)

Straddling Boundaries: Hemispherism, Cultural Identity, and Indigeneity (25th-27th May 2013; CFP Deadline: 30th Nov 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and the Canada-US Border
contact email: 
CCUSBorder@kent.ac.uk

The Culture and the Canada-US Border (CCUSB) network invites proposals for 20 minute papers, or full panels, for its inaugural conference to be held at Algoma University, Sault Ste.

MLA Session, "Deliver Us To Normal: Children’s Literature and the Midwest" (Chicago 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Slater / University of California, San Diego
contact email: 
kslater@ucsd.edu

Unlike the literature of the South or New England, Midwestern writing is often absent from academic discussions of American literary regions. Andrew R. L.

Gaskell Project 2015: Place, Progress, and Personhood (Abstract deadline 31 October 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Morris/Saskatchewan, Sarina Gruver Moore/Calvin College, Lesa Scholl/Emmanuel College, UQ
contact email: 
gaskellproject2015@gmail.com

In anticipation of the 150th anniversary of Gaskell’s death, we are seeking abstracts for an edited volume on the subject of Place, Progress, and Personhood in the Works of Elizabeth Gaskell.

The Cognitive Turn in Contemporary American Literature (NEMLA 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2013--Boston
contact email: 
Geniegiaimo@gmail.com

This panel will explore the ’cognitive turn’ in literary studies as it emerges in contemporary American fiction and non-fiction. Since George H. W.

The Ambassadorship of Literature, a symposium at New York University, November 2-3, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Greg Londe and Caroline Zoe Krzakowski, New York University
contact email: 
greg.londe@nyu.edu, ck78@nyu.edu

Rara Avis: Avian Erotics in Medieval and Pre-Modern French Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
sgoyette@fas.harvard.edu

This panel seeks to explore the role of birds in the erotic imagination of medieval and pre-modern French literature. Why are fowl such important symbols of erotic desire?

ILinC 2012 – Call for papers - Deadline September 15th, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The 2012 Interdisciplinary Linguistics Conference
contact email: 
qub.ilinc2012@gmail.com

Exploring contexts: language at crossroads of society and culture

November 9-10, 2012
Queen’s University Belfast: Schools of Education, English and Modern Languages

Call for Papers

Animation Division

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
david.silverman@kwu.edu

The Animation Area of the Popular Culture Association seeks individual-papers and panel proposals for presentation at the National Conference of the Popular Culture Association and American Culture As

Pedagogies & the Profession

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
kudepner@nmsu.edu

Call for Papers: Pedagogies and the Profession

Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.swtxpca.org

Currents and Countercurrents, CFP 10/01/2012

full name / name of organization: 
Nordic Association for American Studies (Karlstad University, Sweden)
contact email: 
maria.holmgren.troy@kau.se, magnus.ullen@kau.se

The 23rd biennial conference of the Nordic Association for American Studies 2013
Call for Papers

Friday May 24- Sunday May 26, 2013
Karlstad University, Sweden

Palestinian International Conference on Information and Communication Technology (PICICT 2013) April 15-16, 2013 Gaza, Palestine

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Information Technology, Islamic University of Gaza
contact email: 
rbaraka@iugaza.edu.ps

Palestinian International Conference on Information and
Communication Technology (PICICT 2013)
April 15 - 16, 2013
Faculty of Information Technology
Islamic University of Gaza
Gaza, Palestine

[UPDATE] Wyndham Lewis: Networks, Dialogues and Communities

full name / name of organization: 
Nathan Waddell / Institute of English Studies / Wyndham Lewis Society
contact email: 
wyndhamlewis2012@hotmail.co.uk

The conference now has a new website - see here for details:

http://wl2012.weebly.com/

‘Efface the Traces!’ – Modernism and Influence Durham University, 9-11 April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
effacethetraces@gmail.com

‘Efface the Traces!’ – Modernism and Influence
Durham University, 9-11 April 2013

‘Efface the Traces!’ – Modernism and Influence

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
effacethetraces@gmail.com

‘Efface the Traces!’ – Modernism and Influence
Durham University, 9-11 April 2013

[UPDATE] Challenging Narratives: Nineteenth century in Latin America

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2013
contact email: 
gandolfi@princeton.edu; asabau@princeton.edu

For many years critical thought around the nineteenth century in Latin America has been focused on the relationship between post-independence literary production and the consolidation of the so called

How to STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education in Libraries

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: Scarecrow Press

QIIC_1CFP_2012. Quality Issues and Insights in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
scientiaquality@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for international scientific journal (First CFP)

London International Conference on Education (LICE-2012)

full name / name of organization: 
London International Conference on Education / Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@liceducation.org

The London International Conference on Education (LICE) is an international
refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices

Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2012) / Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@iicedu.org

The IICE is an international refereed conference dedicated
to the advancement of the theory and practices in education.
The IICE promotes collaborative excellence between academicians

[UPDATE] Rukeyser Centenary Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Elisabeth Däumer, Eastern Michigan University
contact email: 
edaumer@emich.edu

Eastern Michigan University will mark the centenary of Muriel Rukeyser’s birth with a Conference/Symposium (March 15/16, 2013).

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock - Southwest Texas Popular & American Culture Association

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
34th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 13-16, 2013

Borders and Beyond: Considering Communities (Oct. 11-13, 2012) --- Abstracts Due Sept. 15th

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

2012 University of Florida English Graduate Organization Conference
Borders and Beyond: Considering Communities
October 11-13, 2012 at the University of Florida

Film Theory and Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
2013 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
jenkinsj@u.arizona.edu

Proposals are now being sought for review in the Film Theory and Aesthetics Area. Review begins immediately and continues until November 16, 2012.

Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies: Special Issue on the Early Modern Digital (due 15 Jan 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies
contact email: 
looserd@missouri.edu

Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies: Special Issue on the Early Modern Digital (due 15 Jan 2013)

NEW FIELDS OF PLAY: ENACTMENTS OF CRITICISM (Jan 2, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
NEW FIELDS OF PLAY
contact email: 
craig.owens@drake.edu; roof@rice.edu; halla@ohiodominican.edu

The editors of NEW FEILDS OF PLAY: ENACTMENTS IN CRITICISM invite submissions for its inaugural issue, Fall 2013.

Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Battleground States Conference
contact email: 
eworonz@bgsu.edu

Bowling Green State University Presents the 8th Annual Battleground States Conference
Title: Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

[UPDATE] Leeds 2013: Holy R&R: Rest, Recreation, and Retreat within the Religious Orders (10 Sept 2012; 1-4 July 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia Turner Camp / Communis: The Consortium for Medieval Monastic Studies
contact email: 
ctcamp at uga dot edu

John Cassian famously declared that, like a hunter’s bow, the hermit must not remain taut: just as a bow must be unstrung to retain its flexibility, so must the holy man relax at times to retain his

Four Corners Conference on Ethnicity and Globalization, Oct. 26 and 27. [Deadline Extended to September 15]

full name / name of organization: 
Four Corners Conference on Globalization
contact email: 
rcalland@coloradomesa.edu; tacker@coloradomesa.edu;jsnyder@coloradomesa.edu

The organizing committee is proud and excited to invite you to the fourth annual Four Corners Conference on Globalization, with the theme this year being “Culture and Ethnicity”.

MODERNIST MAGAZINES IN THE AMERICAS: POINTS OF DEPARTURE

full name / name of organization: 
OXFORD BROOKES UNIVERSITY
contact email: 
ewhite@brookes.ac.uk

CFP: MODERNIST MAGAZINES IN THE AMERICAS: POINTS OF DEPARTURE
Wednesday 12 December 2012, Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford, UK

MarineLives - Call for Project Volunteers

full name / name of organization: 
MarineLives
contact email: 
collaborate@marinelives.org

MarineLives - Call for Project Volunteers

Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora

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

Emory University, Atlanta, GA
February 8-9, 2013

Reconstruction 13.2: Exploring Digital Narcissisms

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

Reconstruction 13.2: Exploring Digital Narcissisms

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