category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] Generic Orwell: Between Fiction and Nonfiction--SAMLA 2013 (Atlanta, November 8-10)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA--South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
douglash@usca.edu

Generic Orwell: Between Fiction and Nonfiction

Signing the Latin American City: Elusive Visions - April 3-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
Agnese Codebo (ac3244@columbia.edu) or Wendy Muñiz (wvm2102@ columbia.edu)

This panel explores the roles of transient creativities that shape the urban landscape of Latin American cities in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Call for Abstracts from Students for Conference: The Disability Experience: State of Research, Scholarship and the Arts, Oct.

full name / name of organization: 
Students for Disability Advocacy at the University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
http://www.pitt.edu/~sorc/disability

Abstracts are invited from undergrad and graduate students with and without disabilities. Abstract submissions should be no more than 500 words and up to three keywords for the paper.

COPAS: First Call for Thematic Papers on "Sentiment”; Deadline: Sept. 1, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
Current Objectives of Postgraduate American Studies (COPAS)
contact email: 
e.journal@ur.de

COPAS: First Call for Thematic Papers "Sentiment”; Deadline: Sept. 1, 2013.

[UPDATE] New Crops, Old Fields - (Re)Imagining Irish Folklore

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
newcrops@qub.ac.uk

Keynote Speakers :
Prof. Diarmuid Ó Giolláin (University of Notre-Dame)
Prof. Harry White (University College Dublin)
Prof. Luke Gibbons (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)

2013 SAMLA Women's Studies Panel

full name / name of organization: 
Robin Brooks
contact email: 
rbrooks@ufl.edu

The 2013 SAMLA Conference will be held in Atlanta, Georgia on November 8-10, 2013. The Women's Studies Panel is entitled "Contemporary American Women Writers: Confronting Changing
Times."

[UPDATE] "Positively Papist: Catholic Culture and Renaissance England" - SAMLA November 8 - 10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 85 Conference: Cultures, Contexts, Texts, Images: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds
contact email: 
c_romane@uncg.edu

Pamphleteers, clergymen, and political officials demonized recusant Catholics in Renaissance England, but early modern English culture is inextricable from the influences of the medieval Catholicism f

Katherine Mansfield Society Postgraduate Day: ‘Katherine Mansfield and her Circle’, 23 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Mansfield Society
contact email: 
kms@katherinemansfieldsociety.org

Katherine Mansfield Society Postgraduate Day: ‘Katherine Mansfield and her Circle’, 23 November 2013 at Birkbeck, University of London


Keynote speaker: Dr Andrew Harrison

Fragile Futures - A Special Issue of the English Academy Review (Routledge/Unisa) - SUBMISSIONS BY 31 MARCH 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Academy Review: Southern African Journal of English Studies
contact email: 
englishacademy@societies.wits.ac.za

FRAGILE FUTURES

A Special Issue of The English Academy Review: Southern African Journal of English Studies, Issue 31.2, October 2014
Guest editor, Marc Botha (Durham and Pretoria)

From God's eye to the Big Brother's room. Geographies of espionage. ONLINE: May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Other MOdernitites - online Journal; Università degli Studi di Milano
contact email: 
amonline@unimi.it

The function of the eye that spies on us all apparently has never been benevolent, be it a tangible eye, an intangible, or a technological one.

Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Conference 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Religion and Popular Culture area
contact email: 
see the area's page on the MAPACA website

Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association
2013 Conference, Nov. 7 – 9, 2013, Atlantic City, NJ
Religion and Popular Culture Area
Submission deadline: June 14, 2013

[UPDATE] CfP manycinemas 05: histoire – history/story

full name / name of organization: 
manycinemas
contact email: 
editors@manycinemas.org


The journal manycinemas 05 is looking for some more interesting academic articles which highlight the polysemous aspects of history (history/story) in the cinemas of Asia, Africa and Latin America (or some other small film tradition like Inuit etc.).
Please send us your proposal until 10. June 2013.

UPDATE: Extended Deadline June 15 2013 - Call for Publication - The Writer's Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of South Texas English Studies
contact email: 
southtexasenglishstudies@gmail.com

The Journal of South Texas English Studies is now welcoming submissions for its Summer 2013 issue, themed “The Writer’s Experience.” Extended submission deadline: June 15, 2013.

MAPACA - Atlantic City, NJ (11/7/13 - 11/9/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
mapaca@mapaca.net

MAPACA welcomes proposals on all aspects of popular and American culture for inclusion in its 2013 conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Networking and the Keats-Shelley Circle (SAMLA, 8-10 November 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Keats-Shelley Association of America (affiliated session at SAMLA)
contact email: 
bprobertson@hotmail.com

Abstracts are invited for the Keats-Shelley Association’s affiliated session to be held as part of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) conference, November 8-10, 2013, in Atlanta,

Teaching a Mystery: Preserving a Space for Spookiness in the Writing Classroom

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rlaist@goodwin.edu

The act of writing has frequently been associated with mysterious forces.

Drama as Pedagogy - Theatre Games as Educational Expression and Partipation

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Lindsay.Bryde@gmail.com

This roundtable aims to look at how drama as pedagogy has been influencing the modern English classroom.

Opening Queer Inclusion and Representation in Television

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Lindsay.Bryde@gmail.com

This panel seeks to look at the varying levels of inclusion and omission of LGBT characters and personalities in television.

2013 Northeast Regional Meeting: “Literature of Luther: The Individual, Freedom, and Grace” (November 8-9, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Regional Meeting of the Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
NECCL@sfc.edu

It has been almost 500 years since Martin Luther penned his Ninety-Five Theses.

Call for Papers: New Media & Society special issue on crowdfunding

full name / name of organization: 
Lucy Bennett, Bertha Chin and Bethan Jones
contact email: 
bennettlucyk@gmail.com

Edited by Lucy Bennett, Bertha Chin and Bethan Jones

UPDATE/MAY 23RD 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Two-Year College Association - Northeast CONFERENCE
contact email: 
ibucchino@bergen.edu,

TYCA-NE 2013 CALL FOR PROPOSALS

October 3-5, 2013

Hyatt Morristown / Morristown, NJ

Program by Bergen Community College

UPDATE -- 2013 MMLA Convention: Is the Artist Present? (Confirmed Special Session)

full name / name of organization: 
W Brett Wiley (MVNU)
contact email: 
bwiley1@mvnu.edu

In 2010, performance artist Marina Abramović presented a retrospective show at MOMA entitled Marina Abramović: The Artist Is Present that included one new performance.

[UPDATE] Shaping Indian Diaspora edited volume (Abstracts 15th June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Cristina M. Gamez-Fernandez and Veena Dwivedi
contact email: 
cristina.gamez@uco.es, dwivediveena81@gmail.com

The Indian diaspora is the largest within the Asian diaspora as the Indian community scattered around the world is over 25 million.

Friendly Fire: Renaissance Humanists’ Critiques of Renaissance Humanism

full name / name of organization: 
RSA 2014, New York 27-29 March
contact email: 
klecky@astate.edu

The clarion call of “Humanities Under Attack!” is by now an academic commonplace.

[EXTENDED DEADLINE] The Marginalised Mainstream: Fading and Emerging NEW DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Marginalised Mainstream
contact email: 
marginalisedmainstream@gmail.com

Second Annual Marginalised Mainstream Conference: Fading and

Assimilation & Vice in American Literature, NeMLA Convention, Harrisburg, PA (April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Francisco.Delgado@stonybrook.edu

We typically think and speak of assimilation not only as a process that results in cultural hybridity but as a process accomplished through hard work and sacrifice.

The Journal of Black Mountain College Studies 8/15/13; 11/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
Blake Hobby, The Journal of Black Mountain College Studies
contact email: 
bhobby@unca.edu

The Journal of Black Mountain College Studies (http://www.blackmountainstudiesjournal.org/wp/) invites submissions for upcoming issues.

GAMES OF LATE MODERNITY; Johan Huizinga’s Homo Ludens: 75 Years Later (January 15-17, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg School of Humanities, Tilburg University
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org


GAMES OF LATE MODERNITY
Johan Huizinga’s Homo Ludens: 75 Years Later (January 15-17, 2014)

Groundbreaking Approaches in Television (November 8-9, 2013; Proposals due July 19, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Dept. of Film, Television and Digital Media, TCU
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

We invite proposals pertaining to groundbreaking approaches in television, for presentation in a special series of panels at the Alternative Visions in Media Conference, to be held at Texas Christian

Courtly Literature and the Tangled Web of Text, Image, and Culture-- SAMLA 2013 : Nov 8-10

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Golden / Georgia State University
contact email: 
michellelgolden@gmail.com

Courtly Literature and the Tangled Web of Text, Image, and Culture

Intersections and Assemblages: Genders and Sexualities Across Cultures, April 4-5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Colleges of the South, and Furman University
contact email: 
wgsconf2014@furman.edu

Intersections and Assemblages: Genders and Sexualities Across Cultures
The 10th Biennial Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) Women’s and Gender Studies Conference, April 4-5, 2014

CFP: Arrested Development edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kristin M. Barton
contact email: 
kmbarton@daltonstate.edu

Over the course of its original three-year run on Fox, the television series Arrested Development quickly became a cult favorite and earned twenty-two Emmy nominations and six wins, including Outstand

CFP - What's Queer about Musical Theatre? Due Sept 30 - Panel at NeMLA in Harrisburg 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Culp/Panel at NeMLA conference in Harrisburg 2014
contact email: 
cmculp@buffalo.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

[UPDATE] “Making Meaning at the End of the World: Apocalyptic Texts” SAMLA Nov. 8-10 Abstracts by 6/7

full name / name of organization: 
Lynne M. Simpson, College English Association
contact email: 
lsimpson@presby.edu

SAMLA Convention 2013
November 8-10, 2012
Marriott Atlanta Buckhead Hotel
Atlanta, Georgia 2013

“Making Meaning at the End of the World: Apocalyptic Texts”

Divine Adaptations: New Perspectives on Dante’s Influence in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (Aril 3-6, 2014)
contact email: 
carmgalati@gmail.com
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