category: interdisciplinary

Applied Pedagogy: Strategies for Online Writing Instruction [Submission Deadline: May 1]

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Daniel Ruefman (University of Wisconsin--Stout) & Abigail Grant-Scheg (Elizabeth City State University)
contact email: 
appliedpedagogies@yahoo.com

Over the past several years, a debate regarding the place of online writing instruction has endured on college campuses around the world.

The Black Jacobins Revisited: Rewriting History

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rachel Douglas
contact email: 
Rachel.Douglas@glasgow.ac.uk

The Black Jacobins Revisited: Rewriting History
International conference to be held at the International Slavery Museum and the Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool, 27–28 October 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS - BARNOLIPI Interdisciplinary Online Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Reflection Mentoring Services
contact email: 
reflection.edu@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS - Twelfth Issue of Interdisciplinary Online Journal BARNOLIPI (http://www.barnolipi.com).

BARNOLIPI is an interdisciplinary international research journal

Essay Collection: Identity and Power in Supernatural Teen Dramas (June 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Margo Collins
contact email: 
supernaturalteendrama@gmail.com

Since the advent of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, supernatural dramas aimed at a young adult market have become a staple of the television landscape.

[UPDATE] Monsters in the Margins: The Horrors of Image/Text

full name / name of organization: 
ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies
contact email: 
imagetext@gmail.com

NEW DEADLINE: March 15, 2013

Edited by Don Ault and Will Walter

CFP Writing Across the Peninsula Oct. 24-26, 2013, Houghton Michigan

full name / name of organization: 
Karla Saari Kitalong / Humanities Department, Michigan Technological University
contact email: 
kitalong@mtu.edu

I'm happy to answer questions.

Call for Papers: Writing Across the Peninsula (WAP) Conference; Thursday, October 24-Saturday, October 26, 2013

Dynamics of Exemption : 'Gang' Ethos in Literature and Film

full name / name of organization: 
University of Durham
contact email: 
claudia.nitschke@durham.ac.uk

International Conference, Durham University, UK

26/27 September 2013

Dynamics of Exemption: 'Gang' ethos in Literature and Film

Xenophile calls for undergraduate/graduate comparative literature papers - deadline: March 15th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Xenophile: A Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
xeno@uga.edu

The Department of Comparative Literature at the University of Georgia is launching a new journal of comparative literature, Xenophile.

Sports in French and Francophone Literature and Film

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session, MLA Convention, Chicago 2014
contact email: 
roxanna-curto@uiowa.edu; RWines@cornellcollege.edu

How are athletic activities (traditional games, mo

SAMLA Convention--Marriott Atlanta--November 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dan Marshall / Georgia State University
contact email: 
dmarshall7@gsu.edu

This year's conference theme is: Images, Illuminations, Maps, and Marginalia in Medieval Texts.

[UPDATE] Deadline extension: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Mar. 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com; taoa2013@kre.hu

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English
contact email: 
dagse@dal.ca

Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
Department of English
Graduate Student Conference Dalhousie University
Halifax, N.S.

Dissent August 16-18

full name / name of organization: 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English
contact email: 
dagse@dal.ca

Dissent: An Intedisciplinary Graduate Conference
Department of English
Graduate Student Conference Dalhousie University
Halifax, N.S.

[UPDATE] The Place of Literature: Fictional Geographies and Literary Constructions of Space (deadline extended until Mar. 7)

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Methodist University English Department (Graduate)
contact email: 
smugradconference@gmail.com

[UPDATE] The Place of Literature: Fictional Geographies and Literary Constructions of Space ($125 award for the best essay)
full name / name of organization:

Innovative Teaching for Social Justice

full name / name of organization: 
Stretch-Accelerated Composition
contact email: 
pccstretch@gmail.com

Website: pccstretch.wordpress.com

Pedagogical Approaches to Medieval and Early Modern Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Medieval and Early Modern Student Association & UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
memsa.ucla@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Robert N. Watson

[UPDATE] CFP Deadline Extended: PG Conference 'ReVision: Editing Across Disciplines'

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM Postgraduate Journal, The University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org

Interdisciplinary Conference - Call for Papers

FORUM Postgraduate Journal, The University of Edinburgh, 15-16 July 2013

Twentieth Century Studies Area 2013 MIdwest Popular Culture/American Culture Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
havenl@ohio.edu

Call for Papers
Twentieth-Century Studies
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association Conference
2013

Friday – Sunday, October 11-13, 2013, St. Louis, MO

[UPDATE] Renaissance of Roland Barthes Deadline 3/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center Comparative Literature and English Departments
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

The Renaissance of Roland Barthes
Speakers: Jonathan Culler, Diana Knight, Rosalind Krauss, D.A. Miller, and Lucy O'Meara

The Spatial Imaginary in Contemporary British Literature and the Arts - 18-19 October 2013, a SEAC Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Université de Nantes, France
contact email: 
georges.letissier@univ-nantes.fr

ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM OF THE SOCIÉTÉ DES ÉTUDES BRITANNIQUES CONTEMPORAINES
The Spatial Imaginary in Contemporary British Literature and the Arts

Oscar Wilde: Celebrity or Notoriety? A symposium; July 25-27, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Chad Thomas / The Santa Fe Opera
contact email: 
Chad.Thomas@uah.edu

The Santa Fe Opera seeks proposals for its first (of three proposed annual) New Works Symposium. The symposium will take place July 25-27, 2013, in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Transgressing the Limit: Borders and Liminality in Philosophy and Literature. Proposals for essays due 30 June 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
Dylan Winchock & Jessica Mayock
contact email: 
borderprojectabstracts@gmail.com

Borders are more than lines cutting across maps; rather, they are wide swaths of ambiguity and reversibility where identities are broken down and reassembled.

MLA 2014: "The Victorian Photographic Imaginary"

full name / name of organization: 
Jesse Hoffman, Rutgers University
contact email: 
jessehoffman@gmail.com

CFP: "The Victorian Photographic Imaginary"
Special Session
MLA 2014 Chicago
January 9-12

Race, alterity and affect: rethinking climate change-induced migration and displacement 18-19 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
ISCH Cost action 1101, Durham University, Università degli studi di Napoli L'Orientale
contact email: 
kerusso@unior.it

Announcement/Call for Papers

Race, alterity and affect: rethinking climate change-induced migration and displacement

18-19 June 2013
Durham University

Race, alterity and affect: rethinking climate change-induced migration and displacement 18-19 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
ISCH Cost action 1101, Durham University, Università degli studi di Napoli L'Orientale
contact email: 
kerusso@unior.it

Announcement/Call for Papers

Race, alterity and affect: rethinking climate change-induced migration and displacement

18-19 June 2013
Durham University

Salman Rushdie in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Charlie Wesley
contact email: 
cwesley@daemen.edu

How do we assess Rushdie's 21st century fiction (and nonfiction) while grappling with his previous output and changing political beliefs? 200 word abstracts or more by 15 March 2013. Contact Dr.

Dialects of English Worldwide: Issues in English Language Studies at MLA, January 2014

full name / name of organization: 
MLA Present-Day English Language Discussion Group
contact email: 
canon_eb@yahoo.com

The position of English as a worldwide lingua franca has never been more secure than it is today.

Sensationalims and the Genealogy of Modernity

full name / name of organization: 
Alberto Gabriele
contact email: 
alberto.gabriele.tau@gmail.com

Sensationalism and the Genealogy of Modernity

A Two-Day International Workshop

Tel Aviv University, December, 18-19, 2013

Oulipo : Avant-garde Language, MLA 2014; title/abstract due March 22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
MLA Division of Linguistic Approaches to Literature
contact email: 
Claudia Becker (cbecker@nccu.edu); Jean-Jacques Thomas (jt96@buffalo.edu)

MLA 2014 (Division of Linguistic Approaches to Literature) session on "Oulipo : Avant-garde Language" fits theme “Vulnerable Worlds." Oulipo, the last international avant-garde (1961)

History of Style: Language’s Impact on Literature, 2014 MLA session, abstracts by March 22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association; Division of Linguistic Approaches to Literature
contact email: 
Don Hardy donhardy@unr.edu; Claudia Becker cbecker@NCCU.EDU

MLA 2014 session (Division of Linguistic Approaches to Literature) on history of style (language's impact on literature) fits topic of “Vulnerable Discourses: Linguistic Manipulation of Literature,

*Final Call*, The Return of the Text Conference, Sept. 26-28, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Le Moyne College Religion and Literature Forum
contact email: 
gurleyja@lemoyne.edu

*Final Call*, The Return of the Text Conference, Sept. 26-28, 2013; 20-minute Paper Proposals Due March 1, 2013
full name / name of organization:
Le Moyne College Religion and Literature Forum

[UPDATE] The Dada App (MSA 15, August 29 - September 1, Brighton)

full name / name of organization: 
Merrill Cole / Western Illinois University
contact email: 
M-Cole@wiu.edu

What contemporary uses can we make of Dada methods, techniques, innovations, and ideas? Should Dada inform our politics?

MLA 2014, Chicago: Everyday Unrecognized Sexual Violence in South Asia

full name / name of organization: 
Namrata Mitra/ South Asian Languages and Literatures
contact email: 
nmitra@jcu.edu

We invite critiques on representations of sexual violence against marginalized groups in South Asian literature, film, and/ or media.

Interdisciplinary Literary Studies journal - Special Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Kelley Bowman / Interdisciplinary Literary Studies (Penn State)
contact email: 
ebowman@uguam.uog.edu

We invite essays from interdisciplinary perspectives that address contemporary adaptations of Renaissance literature or art, particularly Jacobean, in film.

The Sacred and the Sexual in South Asian Literature , South Asian Languages and Literatures Discussion Group, MLA Chicago 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Indrani Mitra/ Mount St. Mary's University
contact email: 
mitra@msmary.edu

This Modern Language Association panel invites papers that interrogate gender and the constructions of sexuality in relation to one or more of the religious traditions of South Asia, and their local,

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