category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] 'Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Supernature and the Environment' 8th December Deadline for paper proposals approaching.

full name / name of organization: 
Falmouth University and the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment UK and Ireland
contact email: 
ruth.heholt@falmouth.ac.uk and niamh.downing@falmouth.ac.uk

‘Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Super-Nature and the Environment’ One Day Symposium.
Keynote Speaker: Professor Ronald Hutton (Bristol University)

CFP- 15th Annual Literary Festival and Scholars’ Day- Deadline Feb 17

full name / name of organization: 
Newman University English Department
contact email: 
cranes@newmanu.edu

The 15th annual Literary Festival and Scholars’ Day will be held at Newman University in Wichita, KS on April 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2014.

Adaptation (Oxford University Press journal)

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Cartmell, De Montfort University
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

Adaptation (Oxford University Press) has recently gone from two to three issues and is open to contributions in the field of adaptation studies.

[UPDATE] The future of the biennial: experimental places to reinvent political space? Deadline December 20

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

The upcoming issue of Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics will discuss the political future of the contemporary art biennial.

4th Annual Graduate Student Conference: The Heights of Humor [April 4-5, 2014; Boulder, CO]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Colorado, Boulder Spanish and Portuguese Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
cu.graduateconference@gmail.com

In spite of academics’ acute awareness of the dearth of criticism on

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension - Ecloga Modernism Journal.

full name / name of organization: 
Ecloga : Journal of Literature and the Arts. Modernist Studies Special Edition.
contact email: 
eclogasnoms@gmail.com

Deadline extended to 6th January 2014.

Modernist Studies Special Edition. 2014.
Produced in collaboration with the
Scottish Network of Modernist Studies.

The 6th Biennial Philosophy and Literature Graduate Conference at Purdue University-March 28th and 29th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Laughing at the Limit: Humor and Philosophical Practice
contact email: 
purdue.humor@yahoo.com

Lately humor has been enjoying a moment of philosophical interest.

Call for Proposals for MLA Volume on Teaching Representations of the First World War #December 20, 2013#

full name / name of organization: 
Douglas Higbee / University of South Carolina, Aiken; Debra Rae Cohen / University of South Carolina
contact email: 
douglash@usca.edu

Abstracts are invited for an essay focused on the crisis of socialism and the rise of fascism during and after the First World War, to be included in Options for Teaching Representations of the First

"Remix is_________" Miami University 's English Graduate and Adjunct Association Symposium March 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Oriol/ Miami University of Ohio
contact email: 
oriolra@miamioh.edu

The 11th Annual Miami University
Miami English Graduate and Adjunct Association (MEGAA) Symposium

Friday, March 14, 2014, Oxford, Ohio
CALL FOR PAPERS

Remix is ___________

Composition: Making Meaning through Design, 15-16 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
History of Books & Material Texts Research Focus Group, University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
materialtexts@gmail.com

Composition: making meaning through design
An interdisciplinary symposium on material texts
15-16 May 2014
University of California, Santa Barbara

Scholarly by Design: NeMLA 2014 Poster Session

full name / name of organization: 
William Sizemore / Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
whsizemore@lit.edu

NeMLA is pleased to announce the addition of a Poster Session April 4 to the 2014 convention in Harrisburg, PA, April 3-6.

CFP - CULTURAL AND INSTITUTIONAL MEMORY AS (A) MEANS OF PROGRESS

full name / name of organization: 
HYPERION UNIVERSITY, BUCHAREST
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Second CFP - Hyperion International Conference - March 5, 2014
Theme: CULTURAL AND INSTITUTIONAL MEMORY AS (A) MEANS OF PROGRESS
Date: March 5, 2014
Deadline for abstracts: December 20, 2013.

'MEMORY' - Stet Issue 4, King's College London (Deadline 20th Dec 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
alex.belsey@kcl.ac.uk

Stet, the online postgraduate journal for the English Department at King’s College London, is now accepting submissions from current postgraduate students for its fourth peer-reviewed publication.

2014 Language, Society and Culture Conference

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Language and Society Reserach Group
contact email: 
Language_Society2014@outlook.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Theme: Storytelling and Academic Discourse

March 7, 2014

At Bronx Community College (CUNY)

Sponsored by: Bronx Community College

Co-Sponsors:

Innovation and its Contestants (Montreal, 18 April 2014); Keynote Speaker: Prof. Keith Moxey (Columbia)

full name / name of organization: 
GSA, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University
contact email: 
ahcsconference@gmail.com

INNOVATION AND ITS CONTESTANTS

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

DEPARTMENT OF ART HISTORY AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES
McGill University, Montreal

Fifth Annual Graduate Student Conference

Between Places and Space: Landscapes of Liminality - 5-6 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
spacesbetweenplaces@gmail.com

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
5-6 June 2014
Trinity College Dublin

Victorian Classes and Classifications - Submit by March 1st, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
North American Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
info@navsa2014.com

Victorian Britain belonged to the classifying age. Imperial expansion and new techniques of observation and production confronted Britons with an expanding universe of natural and man-made phenomena.

[UPDATE] Their America: Digital Humanities Project

full name / name of organization: 
Their America (www.theiramerica.org), Geoff Hamilton
contact email: 
theiramerica@gmail.com

Their America (www.theiramerica.org) is seeking contributors to help with its archives and forums.

ALA 22-25 May 2014, Edith Wharton and the Natural World, deadline 1/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Orlando/Edith Wharton Society
contact email: 
eorlando@fairfield.edu

The Edith Wharton Society invites papers addressing Edith Wharton’s relationship to the natural world.

Liberia Hispanic Journal of Cultural Criticism Call for Papers Feb. 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Liberia Hispanic Journal of Cultural Criticism
contact email: 
www.revistaliberia.org

Liberia- Hispanic Journal of Cultural Criticism is looking for submissions. The journal aims to promote the debate of contemporary Hispanic culture.

TRANSGRESSING MEDIA

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Themes in Media Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
criticalthemes@gmail.com

TRANSGRESSING MEDIA
CALL FOR PROPOSALS

CRITICAL THEMES IN MEDIA STUDIES
14th Annual Graduate Student Conference School of Media Studies

The New School
April 5 - 6, 2014

Freedom and Frontiers

full name / name of organization: 
editors, Freedom and Frontiers
contact email: 
freedomandfrontiers@gmail.com

Call for Submission

Transmission of Affect in the Narrative of Teresa Brennan's “Bear”

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Dykes Harrell
contact email: 
mharrell@pdx.edu, mikahado@gmail.com

[UPDATE] Canada: Place, Space and the Politics of Identity - April 4th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Mario A. D'Agostino/Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies
contact email: 
yorkgraduateconference@gmail.com

Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies
CALL FOR CONFERENCE PROPOSALS

Canada: Place, Space and the Politics of Identity
A Graduate Student Conference
April 4, 2014

CFP: Transformations: A Journal of Myth and Fairy Tale Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations: A Journal of Myth and Fairy Tale Studies
contact email: 
weeksja@me.com

We are in the process of establishing a brand new web-based, peer-reviewed journal in English, in the field of myth and fairy tale studies.

[UPDATE] Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy - CFP Deadline Approaching

full name / name of organization: 
Writing and Society Research Centre - University of Western Sydney
contact email: 
l.jillett@uws.edu.au

Conference dates: 23-25 July 2014

Call for Papers

Music and Screen Media

full name / name of organization: 
Holly Rogers, Univeristy of Liverpool, UK
contact email: 
holly.rogers@liv.ac.uk

MUSIC AND SCREEN MEDIA CONFERENCE AND FESTIVAL
June 25th & 26th, 2014

University of Liverpool, UK, in partnership with the Film Music Foundation (USA)

CONFERENCE:

UPDATE-ReFocus: The Films of Ida Lupino

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh University Press
contact email: 
psipiora@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS for Film Volume

ReFocus: The Films of Ida Lupino

Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity March 28-29

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University SUNY Comparative Literature Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
adisciplinarity@gmail.com

The Seventh Annual
Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:

Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

[UPDATE] The future of the biennial: experimental places to reinvent political space? Deadline December 13

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

The upcoming issue of Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics will discuss the political future of the contemporary art biennial.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’

full name / name of organization: 
‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’
contact email: 
contemporarypoetryanthology@gmail.com

We are seeking honest, thoughtful, well-written
poetry for upcoming poetry anthology ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’. For more details visit:

[UPDATE] Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy

full name / name of organization: 
Case Western Reserve University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
evilincarnate@case.edu

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy
11-13 July 2014
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

www.case.edu/artsci/engl/evilincarnate

Horrors of War: The Living, the Undead, and the Battlefield

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia J. Miller
contact email: 
cynthia_miller@emerson.edu

Call for Contributors (Abstracts 12/20/13; Essays 6/15/14)

Horrors of War: The Living, the Undead, and the Battlefield

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE DEC. 1st: MIGC: "ANIMACY" w Mel Y. Chen, Laura Micciche, Zach Blas, and Ben Woodard, Feb. 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

MIGC 2014
“ANIMACY”
February 20th – 22nd, 2014
University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
CALL FOR PAPERS
[EXTENDED DEADLINE DEC. 1]

Tranatlantic Ecologies: Utopia to Zoonomia (May 16-17, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
EMCconference@gmail.com

Transatlantic Ecologies seeks readings of the complex and developing connections between ecological and global thought in the early modern period.

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