category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] 27th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities: SYSTEMS OF CONTROL / MODES OF RESISTANCE, Nov. 1-3, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Robert Kilpatrick / University of West Georgia
contact email: 
rkilpatr@westga.edu

FINAL DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS--July 16, 2012

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Russell Berman (Stanford University)

The Financialized Imagination and Beyond (TOPIA)

full name / name of organization: 
TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies
contact email: 
maxhaiven@nyu.edu

Call for papers—The Financialized Imagination and Beyond

Special issue of TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies, Fall 2013
Proposals due September 14, 2012

Special Issue: Un nouveau Maroc?

full name / name of organization: 
Francosphères - the University of London Institute in Paris' new journal
contact email: 
Sophie.Nellis@ulip.lon.ac.uk

Francosphères, the new journal of the University of London Institute in Paris (ULIP), seeks to define and question the presence of French language and culture across frontiers and borders, as defined

Filming this Insubstantial Pageant: Medieval and Renaissance Drama on Film

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

This panel seeks papers about film adaptations of medieval and Renaissance English drama, both in English-speaking countries and around the world.

Still Getting Medieval on Television: Medieval-Themed Television of the Twenty-first Century and Its Impact on Medieval Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages
contact email: 
Popular.Culture.and.the.Middle.Ages@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
STILL GETTING MEDIEVAL ON TELEVISION:
MEDIEVAL-THEMED TELEVISION OF THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY AND ITS IMPACT ON MEDIEVAL STUDIES

"Robin Hood and the Outlaw Canon: Medieval Texts and Contexts." 48th International Medieval Congress, Kalamazoo, May 9-12

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for Robn Hood Studies
contact email: 
akaufman@aum.edu, L.A.Coote@hull.ac.uk

"Robin Hood and the Outlaw Canon: Medieval Texts and Contexts."

CFP: Supernatural: Fan Phenomena (Intellect - abstracts 30 August 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Larsen/George Washington University
contact email: 
klarsen@gwu.edu

Now accepting abstracts for consideration for the new Supernatural (Fan Phenomena) title from Intellect Press.

CFP: Literature and Photography Special Issue, September 17, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

How do you “see” literature? How do you “write” photography?

APPS AND AFFECT: October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Western Ontario (FIMS and CSTC)
contact email: 
Svitlana Matviyenko - svitlana.matviyenko@gmail.com, Susan M. Knabe - sknabe@uwo.ca

There has been a palpable shift in the digital world, primarily motivated by the growing popularity of the raise of an app as a new signifier, media object, and technique of ubiquitous computing.

cfp IUAES 2013: Non-human and human beings and their entanglements within Muslim milieux

full name / name of organization: 
Araceli González-Vázquez (Collège de France)
contact email: 
lacuerre@gmail.com

17th World Congress of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES), University of Manchester, UK, 5-10 August 2013

[UPDATE] -- Deadline Extended -- “The Spaces of Women’s Studies,” SAMLA (Durham, NC) November 9-11, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
David Magill / SAMLA
contact email: 
magillde@longwood.edu

“The Spaces of Women’s Studies” – SAMLA Women’s Studies session

The Future of English in Asia: Perspectives on Language and Literature - April 19-21, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
contact email: 
osullivan@cuhk.edu.hk

The Future of English in Asia: Perspectives on Language and Literature

April 19-21, 2013
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

[Update] Deadline Extension: Conference---From Cover to Cover: Reading Readers

full name / name of organization: 
Department of American Culture and Literature, Hacettepe University
contact email: 
ake2012conference@gmail.com

Please note the extended deadline...

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From Cover to Cover: Reading Readers

Hacettepe University
Department of American Culture and Literature

International Pynchon Week 2013: 5-8 August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Thomas
contact email: 
samuel.thomas@durham.ac.uk

AUGUST 5-8 2013, DURHAM, UK:
LINES, LEGACIES, ANNIVERSARIES

[UPDATE] CFP Caribbean Irish Connections Nov 16-17, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Maria McGarrity / Long Island University
contact email: 
maria.mcgarrity@liu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS ALMOST CLOSED. WE HAVE A FASCINATING MENU ALREADY SIGNED UP BUT PLEASE DO HURRY IF YOU WANT TO JOIN THE FEAST!

Caribbean Irish Connections

CFP: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF LIFE WRITING

full name / name of organization: 
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF LIFE WRITING
contact email: 
mf.soeting@vu.nl

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF LIFE WRITING

Call for Papers

Announcing the 2012 Summer launch of
an open-access, peer-reviewed e-journal on Life Writing

Fact, Fiction, and Supposition

full name / name of organization: 
Jefferson Journal of Science and Culture
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.

Aesthetics Re-loaded - The Aesthetics of New Digital Technology

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of Aesthetics and Communication, Aarhus University
contact email: 
abstracts.aestheticsreloaded@gmail.com

International conference,

December 11-13, 2012
Aarhus University, Denmark

Critical Speculations - Future Worlds, Perilous Histories, and Walter Benjamin Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
University at Albany, SUNY
contact email: 
ikressner@albany.edu

Critical Speculations - Future Worlds, Perilous Histories, and Walter Benjamin Unbound

University at Albany (SUNY), September 28-29, 2012

Musical Linguisitics

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthyny Lebo/New Education Options, Inc.
contact email: 
bo_lebo@hotmail.com

MA thesis on a new educational domain that links music and creativity instruction as a dynamic platform for increasing reading and language arts outcomes for ELL, LEP and ELD 3rd graders.

Wanderers, Wayfarers, & Exiles in Medieval Literature - Medieval Literature Session at SAMLA

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

Medieval literature is filled with exiles, wanderers, wayfarers, journeymen, and pilgrims.

CFP: The Dandy After Wilde (NeMLA 2013; abstracts due 9/30/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Harrison / SUNY Geneseo
contact email: 
harrison@geneseo.edu

CFP: The Dandy After Wilde (NeMLA 2013; abstracts due 9/30/12)

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts

Searching for Authority: Rebellious Readers in Early Modern Texts (1640-1740) (Abstracts due 9/30/2012; NeMLA: March 21-24 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
North East Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
Fabriziogarciaabstracts@gmail.com

Searching for Authority: Rebellious Readers in Early Modern Texts (1640-1740)

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts

Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought, Apr 4-6, Huntsville, Texas DLs: special sess Aug 1; Abstracts: Oct 15

full name / name of organization: 
Dept of English, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas 77341 USA
contact email: 
Dr. Darci Hill, Conference Coordinator/ eng_dnh@shsu.edu

Send 250 to 300-word abstract on any topic dealing with Medieval and Renaissance thought.

Rethinking Empathy (edited volume, 10/1/2012 for proposals)

full name / name of organization: 
Meghan Marie Hammond and Sue J. Kim / NYU and UMass Lowell
contact email: 
mmh340@nyu.edu, Sue_Kim@uml.edu

Rethinking Empathy: What Literature Can Teach Us About Feeling With Others

Recent years have seen exciting developments on the topic of empathy in a number of fields including neuroscience, social psychology, and philosophy. We invite proposals for essays to be included in a collection on empathy and literature. We believe this volume will serve as an important contribution to a growing field of inquiry. The collection conceives of “literature” broadly to include the graphic novel. We are also open to other narrative media, such as film, television, and online media.

The Inaugural Issue of Trespassing Journal is Now Online

full name / name of organization: 
Trespassing Journal: An Online Journal of Trespassing Art, Science, and Philosophy
contact email: 
editor@trespassingjournal.com

The inaugural issue of international peer-reviewed publication Trespassing Journal: An Online Journal of Trespassing Art, Science, and Philosophy hosts nine articles and four reviews that address "Tr

"Between Bodies/Bodies Between". Deadline Nov 1st 2012 / Conference Apr 5th-6th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Maynooth
contact email: 
betweenbodies2013@nuim.ie

This conference engages bodies and embodiment in literature and the humanities, seeking to survey the state of scholarship and future directions after over a decade of groundbreaking work.

Asian American Graphic Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
University of New Hampshire, The University of Hong Kong
contact email: 
monica.chiu@unh.edu; tgruene@hku.hk

Monica Chiu (University of New Hampshire) and Tim Gruenewald (The University of Hong Kong) are editing a collection on Asian American graphic narratives to be submitted to HKU/Columbia UP in 2013.

African American Experience & the Poetry of Michael S. Harper

full name / name of organization: 
2013 Northeast Modern Language Association Convention
contact email: 
mantonucci@keene.edu

Seminar session at the 2013 NeMLA Convention poetry by Michael S. Harper. Seeks explorations of its engagements with African American experience in jazz, history, family Black writers and more.

« Shakespeare’s tongue » – French Shakespeare Society Congress / March 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
French Shakespeare Society
contact email: 
contact@societefrancaiseshakespeare.org

The 2013 Conference of the French Shakespeare Society will take place in Paris in March 21-23, 2013.

ENTER SHAKESPEARE, PAINTED FULL OF TONGUES…

[UPDATE] [SAMLA Nov. 9-11, 2013] Literary Science: Approaches to Teaching Literture with Scientific Themes and Contexts

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Brown/ University of South Carolina
contact email: 
ptolliverb@earthlink.net

This panel investigates how to effectively teach literature that contains strong scientific elements.

International Conference On Language, Literature And Culture (10-12 December 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of Advanced Studies in English
contact email: 
iasepune@yahoo.com

The academic fraternity world over is preoccupied with various ways of understanding language, literature and culture.

CRITICAL INSIGHTS: AUGUST WILSON (SEPTEMBER 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Sandra G. Shannon/ Howard University
contact email: 
sshannon@howard.edu

CFP: CRITICAL INSIGHTS: AUGUST WILSON

CFP: Conrad volume (abstract due June 29; paper due Nov. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Agata Szczeszak-Brewer
contact email: 
brewera@wabash.edu

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:

1st Global Conference: Time, Space + Body (February 2013, Sydney, Australia)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ts+b1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Time, Space + Body

Monday 11th February – Wednesday 13th February 2013
Sydney, Australia

Call for Presentations:

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