category: interdisciplinary

CFP Collection: The Films of Dario Argento

full name / name of organization: 
Alexia Kannas / RMIT, Australia
contact email: 
alexia.kannas@rmit.edu.au

Cited as an important influence to filmmakers from Quentin Tarantino to Gaspar Noé, Italian director Dario Argento occupies a curious position in film history.

Ethnicity, Femininity, and the History of Music

full name / name of organization: 
Garth Institute for Music Research and Performance
contact email: 
info@garthinstitute.org

The Garth Institute for Music Research and Performance will be hosting a seminar – Ethnicity, Femininity, and the History of Music – at the University of Michigan Hatcher Library Gallery September

[UPDATE] New Narratives of Disaster and Crisis: Reflecting on 9/11in the Obama Era -- Proposals Due 5/31/2013

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Chairpersons
contact email: 
newessayson911@gmail.com

Chairpersons of the 2012-2014 SAMLA 9/11 and Literature special sessions seek high quality, previously unpublished submissions to supplement a strong collection of essays emerging from the 2012 and 20

All Kinds of Music is Pouring Out of Me: Living Large and Feeling Big in Musical Theatre Performance and Reception

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Theatre Research
contact email: 
katedney@hotmail.com; l.e.macdonald@gmail.com)

When the eponymous Sweet Charity (1966) realizes somebody loves her, not only does the scene shift from dialogue into song, but she, self-reflexively, acknowledges the largeness of her emotional respo

Representations of the global economic crisis - October 30th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Journal Culture, Language and Representation, ISSN: 1697-7750
contact email: 
prado@ang.uji.es

Given that representation conditions our responses and interpretations of events, at present, the attempts to control the symbolic space of discourses about the crisis is dominated by the struggle bet

[UPDATE] Edith Wharton Symposium: cfp deadline 27 May

full name / name of organization: 
William Blazek and Laura Rattray
contact email: 
custom@hope.ac.uk

Edith Wharton Symposium: 22 and 23 August 2013, Liverpool Hope University, UK

Latin@ Studies in Transnational Contexts: Reading, Writing, and Living Lives on/in the Margins

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of American Studies in Turkey
contact email: 
jastlatina@gmail.com

Latin@ Studies in Transnational Contexts: Reading, Writing, and Living Lives on/in the Margins
Guest Editors: Christopher Rivera, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

Debt: The Cultural and Material Logics of Owing/Owning

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Asian American Studies
contact email: 
jaasspecialissue@yahoo.com

Debt: The Cultural and Material Logics of Owing/Owning

Guest editors: Cynthia Wu and Kritika Agarwal

Transitions 4 Comica Symposium - CFP deadline 30 July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
transitions.symposium@gmail.com

Transitions 4 is a one-day symposium promoting new research and multi-disciplinary academic study of comics/ comix/ manga/ bande dessinée and other forms of sequential art, now in its fourth year at

UPDATE--APPROACHING CFP DEADLINE, 5TH OF MAY for Translations: Exchange of Ideas

full name / name of organization: 
University Graduate College, Cardiff, UK
contact email: 
TranslationsConference@cf.ac.uk

Translations: Exchange of Ideas
An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference
June 27th – 28th 2013
Cardiff University, Wales UK
Keynote Speakers

UPDATE: Engaging Student Learning in Non-Traditional Formats

full name / name of organization: 
Prudence Layne/Elon University
contact email: 
playne@elon.edu

**Please see the timeline update to this CFP since its initial positing.**

CFP: Abstracts for edited collection
Engaging Student Learning in Non-Traditional Formats
Deadline: May 15th, 2013

Expression of Interest Marie Curie Action Fellowships – CIDEHUS (Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Interdisciplinar de História, Culturas, Sociedades of the University of Evora
contact email: 
mfo@uevora.pt

Expression of Interest
Marie Curie Action Fellowships – CIDEHUS (Portugal)

CFP: Listening to Literature, 1900-1950 (12-14 March, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leuven, MDRN
contact email: 
ltlconference@arts.kuleuven.be

CALL FOR PAPERS [DEADLINE: 1 JULY]

Listening to Literature, 1900-1950

12-14 March 2014 - University of Leuven, Belgium

Keynote
Julian Murphet (University of New South Wales, Sydney)

Special Forum--On Demand and Relevance: Transnational American Studies in the Middle East and North Africa (abstracts 5/30/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Transnational American Studies
contact email: 
demandandrelevance@gmail.com

Special Forum--"On Demand and Relevance: Transnational American Studies in the Middle East and North Africa"

Two- day Seminar on “Literature and Human Rights” on 7th & 8th August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India
contact email: 
drtmarx@gmail.com

International Conference on Educational Technologies 2013

full name / name of organization: 
(1) International Association for Development of the Information Society (2) Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia (3) Curtin Business School, Curtin University, Australia
contact email: 
secretariat@icedutech-conf.org

ICEduTech is the scientific conference addressing the real topics as seen by teachers, students, parents and school leaders.

REMINDER: CFP: Edited Volume on Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature (Deadline, April 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Julien Simon and Isabel Jaen
contact email: 
jjsimon@iue.edu; jaen@pdx.edu

Cognitive literary studies is an expanding field of research that has generated a lot of interest among early modern Spanish literary scholars since Howard Mancing's pioneering work.

Fashion Now & Then: Meaning, Media & Mode - Abstracts due June 20th

full name / name of organization: 
LIM College
contact email: 
proposals@limcollege.edu

Call for Presentations - Fashion Now & Then: Meaning, Media, and Mode

Proposal due date: June 10, 2013
Conference date: Thursday, October 3, 2013 to Saturday, October 5, 2013

Call for Submissions: Renascence: Essays on Values in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Renascence: Essays on Values in Literature
contact email: 
renascence@marquette.edu

Renascence is a scholarly journal published by Marquette University.

Adapting Frankenstein: The Monster's Eternal Lives in Popular Culture (proposals due June 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dennis R. Perry, Brigham Young University
contact email: 
dperry@byu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
_____________________________________________________________________________
Adapting Frankenstein
The Monster’s Eternal Lives in Popular Culture

Transcultural Identity Constructions in a Changing World (Sweden, 2-4 April 2014; proposals due by 15 September 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dalarna University, Sweden
contact email: 
transcult@du.se

Globalising processes have led, in recent decades, to critical re-evaluations of the ways in which ‘culture’ has traditionally been understood.

FINAL CALL - “Did anyone say Power?” - Abstract Deadline 30 April

full name / name of organization: 
Bangor University, Wales, UK
contact email: 
s.baumgarten@bangor.ac.uk

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS 30 APRIL 2013

“Did anyone say Power?”: Rethinking Domination and Hegemony in Translation

NEASECS 2013: Eighteenth-Century Biopolitics

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
amallory-kani@albany.edu

Eighteenth-Century Biopolitics

CFP: Seeing Perspectives Crossways / RSA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Saenger and Sergio Costola, Southwestern University
contact email: 
saengerm@southwestern.edu, costolas@southwestern.edu

Seeing Perspective Crossways

A Proposed Panel for the Renaissance Society of America 27-29 March, 2014 in New York City

Being Non/Human - abstract deadline: Friday 2nd August

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
being.non.human@gmail.com

This is a call for papers from postgraduate students and early career researchers for a new interdisciplinary discussion group (starting in the upcoming academic year at King’s College London)

[UPDATE] PAMLA 2013 (Nov. 1-3) - World Literature in Theory and in Practice - Extended Deadline: May 12

full name / name of organization: 
William Arighi
contact email: 
warighi@uw.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED to May 12th

The Phoenix Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association
contact email: 
FANSConference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for articles and reviews for our online peer-reviewed, open access journal, The Phoenix Papers (ISSN 2325-2316).

[UPDATE] Otaku Studies Area: Midwest Popular Culture Association

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
mpca.otaku@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
OTAKU 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

[UPDATE] New England ASA CFP Deadline extended one week (now 4/27)

full name / name of organization: 
New England American Studies Association
contact email: 
brailton@fitchburgstate.edu

Call for Papers
New England American Studies Association 2013 Conference
Mashantucket, Connecticut
Sept 27th – 28th

Call for Submissions- Catholic Library World

full name / name of organization: 
Sigrid Kelsey / Catholic Library Association
contact email: 
skelsey@lsu.edu

Submissions are being accepted on an ongoing basis for upcoming issues of Catholic Library World.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers for Collection: Captivity / Writing / Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
Pat Cesarini and Becky McLaughlin / University of South Alabama
contact email: 
pcesarini@usouthal.edu and bmclaugh@southalabama.edu

Proposals for papers are invited for a collection entitled Captivity / Writing / Unbound.

[UPDATE] CFP: Assembling Identities Postgraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Glasgow
contact email: 
arts-assemblingidentities2013@glasgow.ac.uk

[Update] Essays on Clarence Major for Proposed Book (7/1/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Gregory Leon Miller
contact email: 
gmiller9@csub.edu

Call for Submissions for a Book of New and Collected Essays on
Clarence Major (fiction and/or poetry and/or painting)

Charles Johnson is writing the foreword.

[UPDATE] Doctor Who and Language

full name / name of organization: 
Jason Barr
contact email: 
brbarrj@brcc,edu

Due to interest in expanding the topic of our previously proposed collection, Doctor Who and the Written Word, we have decided to make the collection more inclusive.

Woody Allen Panel. PAMLA Annual Conference. Nov. 1st-3rd, 2013. San Diego.

full name / name of organization: 
Andrea Schmidt/PAMLA
contact email: 
drealein9@gmail.com

Extended Deadline: May 12th.

This panel welcomes papers on all things Woody Allen. Topics may include but are not limited to the following:

1) Allen as Auteur: Artist versus Hollywood

Syndicate content