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Picking Richard’s Bones: Richard III in History, Literature, and Art (6/17; 9/19-21

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session, UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVII
contact email: 
jma6x@uvawise.edu

Picking Richard’s Bones: Richard III in History, Literature, and Art

Artistic Ireland, M/MLA, Nov 7-10, Milwaukee, WI

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (M/MLA)
contact email: 
sophiadawn.christman-lavin@stonybrook.edu

From The Book of Kells to the seaside ditty in Ulysses to the Abbey Theatre’s Countess Cathleen, Ireland boasts a history replete with visual and performing arts.

[UPDATE] EXTENDED CFP APRIL 25TH - American Work: American Literature Symposium for Postgraduates and Early Career Academics

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
americanworksymposium@gmail.com

American Work

American Literature Symposium for Postgraduates and Early Career Academics

18 May 2013
Rothermere American Institute
University of Oxford

Artistic Bodies in Literature, M/MLA, Nov 7-10, 2013, Milwaukee, WI

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (M/MLA)
contact email: 
sophiadawn.christman-lavin@stonybrook.edu

In what ways do artistic constructions of the body appear in literature?

Visions of Egypt: Literature and Culture from the Nineteenth Century to the Present, 6-7 September 2013, Hull, UK (CFP)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Catherine Wynne, University of Hull
contact email: 
c.wynne@hull.ac.uk

Visions of Egypt: Literature and Culture from the Nineteenth Century to the Present
6-7 September 2013
Venues:
Hull History Centre (6 September)
Staff House, University of Hull (7 September)

Stretching The Screen 15th Annual Cinema Conference, SFSU, October 17th - 19th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association, San Francisco State University
contact email: 
CSGSA@mail.sfsu.edu

This conference will seek to challenge the borders imposed on Cinema: between senses, ideologies, cultures, even the fluctuation of the medium itself in terms of its technologies, production, distribu

CFP: Growing LCTLs: A Forum for the Less Commonly Taught Languages at CUNY (MAY 3, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC)
contact email: 
iletc@gc.cuny.edu

The Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC) invites you to participate in Growing LCTLs: A Forum for the Less Commonly Taught Languages at CUNY on May 3rd at the Graduate Cen

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr

Black Camera invites submissions for a Close-Up devoted to a critical assessment of Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries to be published Fall 2014.

[UPDATE] Legacy: Mythology and Authenticity in the Humanities (Submission deadline 16 April 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort Unversity
contact email: 
dmulegacyconference@gmail.com

This conference focuses on the influence of cultural ‘legacies’ within current humanities research.

[UPDATE] New Submission Deadline: April 15. ASLE-Sponsored session at M/MLA: Postmodern Farmer-Citizen

full name / name of organization: 
Breyen Strickler / Association for the Study of LIterature and Environment
contact email: 
breyan.strickler@loras.edu

Postmodern Farmer-Citizen, ASLE-Sponsored Session at the Midwest Modern Language Association Annual Meeting, November 7-10, 2013.

Auto/Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
IAFA
contact email: 
autofiction@hotmail.com

Publication Type:print&Online
Language: English
Editors: Isabelle Grell & Shashi Bhusan Nayak
Theme: “Autofiction, memoir and life narrative”

Romancing the Long British 19th Century (1789-1914)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
An Goris, managing.editor@jprstudies.org

The long British nineteenth century (1789-1914) appears to have the long global twentieth century (including the first decades of the twenty-first) in its thrall.

Humor in the Digital Age -- SAMLA (11/8 - 11/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Pete Kunze (Louisiana State University)
contact email: 
pkunze@lsu.edu

The American Humor Studies Association seeks papers for a panel, “Humor in the Digital Age,” for the 2013 South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) Conference at the Marriott Atlanta from

Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
conferencedirector@home.commongroundpublishing.com

CFP: Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Location: University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada
Date:
 11-13 June 2014

Conference Focus

Holy Monsters, Sacred Grotesques Conference October 25-27

full name / name of organization: 
Young Professional and Graduate Conference Department of Religious Studies Rice University
contact email: 
heyes@rice.edu

“Holy Monsters, Sacred Grotesques” aims to create conversations on the impact of monstrosity and examples of the grotesque in discourse related to religion and the sacred.

Call for Submissions: Studies in Popular Coluture (Peer-reviewed Journal)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association in the South
contact email: 
rhonda_w@gordonstate.edu

Studies in Popular Culture, a journal of the Popular Culture Association of the South, publishes articles on popular culture however mediated: through film, literature, radio, television, music, graph

The City in Word and Image - Problems and Possibilities of the Metropolis

full name / name of organization: 
University of Dundee
contact email: 
e.r.rogers@dundee.ac.uk

“All great art is born of the metropolis” - Ezra Pound

[UPDATE] The Lost Subject, 14th May, University of Dundee

full name / name of organization: 
University of Dundee
contact email: 
e.r.rogers@dundee.ac.uk

Tuesday 14th May 2013
Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

International Beatles Conference Altoona PA February 7, 8, 9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Kenneth Womack Penn State Altoona
contact email: 
lmh13@psu.edu

On behalf of Kenneth Womack, editor of The Cambridge Companion to the Beatles, I
am pleased to announce an international Beatles conference (“It Was 50 Years Ago

CfP: Beyond the Cut-Up: William S. Burroughs and the Image

full name / name of organization: 
The Photographers' Gallery
contact email: 
cherylplatt2@gmail.com

BEYOND THE CUT-UP: WILLIAM S. BURROUGHS AND THE IMAGE Conference

The Photographers’ Gallery, London, Saturday 15 February 2014

Confirmed plenary speakers:

CFP: Magical Realist Writing as Narrative Strategy in the Recovery of Historical Traumata [Abstracts by 6/30/2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Eugene Arva & Hubert Roland - Interférences littéraires / Literaire interferenties (e-journal)
contact email: 
magicreal@aol.com

http://www.interferenceslitteraires.be/en

Magical Realist Writing as Narrative Strategy in the Recovery of Historical Traumata
- Call for Papers -

CFP on Performance Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
rupkathajournal@gmail.com

We are going to publish a Special Issue (Vol V, No 2) from Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities (www.rupkatha.com) on the broad area of Performance Studies.

Interdisciplinary Popular Culture and Pedagogy (deadline August 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy
contact email: 
DialogueTheJournal@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce the inaugural issue of Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy, a peer-reviewed publication of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Associa

Calls: Cross-Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies
contact email: 
ccs1@khu.ac.kr

Dear Colleagues,

I'm Dongho Pak, Editor-in-Chief of <>.

Philament 2013 [UPDATE] Deadline extended May 31st 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Philament: The University of Sydney Journal of the Arts
contact email: 
philament.usyd@gmail.com

Issue 19: Surface/Depth

‘There are no beautiful surfaces without a terrible depth.’
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Out of the Closet, Into the Archives: Researching Sexual Histories edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Amy L. Stone, Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Trinity University Jaime Cantrell, Doctoral Candidate, Department of English, Louisiana State University
contact email: 
outinthearchives@gmail.com

Out of the Closet, Into the Archives: Researching Sexual Histories
Call for Proposals, due May 1

Editors:
Amy L. Stone, Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Trinity University

[UPDATE] Solo Performances On and Off the Page (PAMLA Conference, 11/1-3, 2013) Deadline: April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cathy Irwin/University of La Verne
contact email: 
tirwin@laverne.edu

This panel examines how solo performances (on the page, stage, internet, etc.) examine Judith Butler's notion of precarious lives, that is the shared vulnerability, fear and insecurity of contemporar

Research Residency Fellowship with Provisions Library 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Provisions Library
contact email: 
provisionslibrary@gmail.com

Provisions Library--an art and social change agent in Washington DC and Fairfax, VA--is now accepting proposals for National and Capital Research Residency fellowships for September 2013-September 201

Energy in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Paula Farca (Colorado School of Mines)
contact email: 
pfarca@mines.edu

June 15th, 2013, EDITED ANTHOLOGY

CFP - 2nd Annual Marginalised Mainstream Conference: Fading and Emerging, 12-13 September 2013 [Deadline 17 May 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Marginalised Mainstream 2013
contact email: 
marginalisedmainstream@gmail.com

Keynote speakers include: Dr Kate Macdonald (Ghent University, Brussels) and Dr Nicola Humble (University of Roehampton, London)

Literary Dolls: The Female Textual Body from the Nineteenth Century to Now - Deadline for Abstracts June 1st

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

Literary Dolls:The Female Textual Body from the 19th Century to Now

University of Durham, International Women’s Day, 8th March 2014

Comparative American Ethnic Literatures—Special Session, PAMLA – submissions due April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA--Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
melanieh@u.washington.edu

November 1-3, 2013, San Diego, CA

“FATHER LANDS, MOTHER COUNTRIES, AND WARDS OF THE (NATION) STATE”

[UPDATE] Science Fiction and the Social Construction of Science and Technology (Nottingham, July 22-23)

full name / name of organization: 
Science in Public conference, University of Nottingham
contact email: 
cleslie@poly.edu

The 2013 "Science in Public" conference at the University of Nottingham from July 22 to 23, 2013 aims to examine relations among science, publics, politics and publics.

“Mapping the Mediterranean: Space, Memory, and the Long Road to Modernity” 11-12 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Mediterranean Topographies, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
contact email: 
kashdan@umich.edu

Keynote Panel: “The Present and Future of Mediterranean Studies”
Yasser Ellhariry, Dartmouth College
Gail Holst-Warhaft, Cornell University

Collaboration

full name / name of organization: 
Jefferson Journal of Science and Culture, University of Virginia
contact email: 
jeffersonjournaluva@gmail.com

The Jefferson Journal of Science and Culture is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Jefferson Scholars Foundation of the University of Virginia.

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