category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] Entangled Children: Technology, Media-Enhancement, and Storytelling in Children's Culture (New deadline 5/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Dusenberry, Children's Literature Discussion Circle, SAMLA
contact email: 
cldc.samla@gmail.com

Entangled Children: Technology, Media-Enhancement, and Storytelling in Children's Culture

Creating ans Sustaining Community in Challenging Times

full name / name of organization: 
Terry Novak/Atlantic Center for Learning Communities
contact email: 
tnovak@jwu.edu

The 13th annual Atlantic Center for Learning Communities Curriculum Planning Retreat will be held October 23-October 25, 2013 at Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center in West Hartford, CT.

AMERICAN MASCULINITIES - DUE JUNE 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The New York Metro American Studies Association
contact email: 
nymasamasculinities@gmail.com

The New York Metro American Studies Association's Annual Conference provides a dynamic forum for area scholars, while attracting presenters nationally.

CFP--NANO: New American Notes Online (Issue 5) Special Theme: Digital Humanities, Public Humanities, Deadline: 1 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
NANO: New American Notes Online
contact email: 
editor.nanocrit@gmail.com, maker@uvic.ca

NANO: New American Notes Online
Call for Papers: Issue 5
Special Theme: Digital Humanities, Public Humanities

Deadline: 1 October 2013

www.nanocrit.com

Early African American Children's Literature essay collection -- abstracts due 7/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
Katharine Capshaw Smith and Anna Mae Duane
contact email: 
capshaw@uconn.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Early African American Children’s Literature
An anthology of original essays

Making a Scene - Networks of Intimacy 19th July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Loughborough University
contact email: 
writingsofintimacy@lboro.ac.uk

A half-day afternoon symposium to meet, discuss your own research and make connections with others interested in intimacy, its practices, representation and theorisation.

BARNOLIPI Interdisciplinary Online Journal

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

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

BARNOLIPI is an Interdisciplinary International Research Journal

[UPDATE] PAMLA 2013: Technology and Communication. Extended deadline: May 12

full name / name of organization: 
Bret Noble
contact email: 
bret.noble@wsu.edu

At a time in which social media is alternately praised as a driver of revolution and democracy and feared as a threat to genuine interpersonal communication and expression, this panel invites critical

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).

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