category: interdisciplinary

Creating Characters, Inventing Lives: The Art of the Self, 1st International Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

1st International Symposium:
Creating Characters, Inventing Lives: The Art of the Self

Part of the Research Program on:
Aesthetic Lives, Artistic Selves

Hope, Betrayal and Trust, 1st International Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

1st International Symposium:
Hope, Betrayal and Trust

Part of the Research Program on:
Lost Virtues, Found Vices

International Network for Alternative Academia

Reinventing Citizenship, 7th International Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

7th International Symposium:
Reinventing Citizenship

Part of the Research Program on:
Protest, Justice and Deliberative Power

International Network for Alternative Academia

"Post-colonial Creativity: Language, Politics and Aesthetics", Special ISSUE, Anglistica, abstracts by 15 April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Ahscroft (UNSW) and Katherine E. Russo (Unior)
contact email: 
kerusso@unior.it

"Post-colonial Creativity: Language, Politics and Aesthetics", Special ISSUE, Anglistica: An Interdisciplinary Journal, www.anglistica.unior.it, Ranking: A

Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects - 2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium - Auckland (NZ) November 22-24

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Auckland and AUT University
contact email: 
andrew.douglas@aut.ac.nz

Keynote Speaker: Professor emeritus Gernot Böhme (Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany)

NeMLA Italian Studies - 2014 Special Issue: The Jewish Experience in Contemporary Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Balma / University of Connecticut
contact email: 
philip.balma@uconn.edu

Contemporary Uses of Fairy Tales in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Lenos
contact email: 
melissalenos@gmail.com

I invite submissions for an edited collection of essays on contemporary uses of fairy tales in popular culture.

[UPDATE] Is It All About the Text? Reading, Writing, Teaching, Technologizing, Theorizing

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
neverowv1@southernct.edu

Is It All About the Text? Reading, Writing, Teaching, Technologizing, Theorizing

Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University--Saturday, April 20, 2013

Time & Temporality Workship

full name / name of organization: 
University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
Ben.Davies@port.ac.uk

Participants:

Professor Mark Currie (Queen Mary, University of London)

Dr Jana Funke (University of Exeter)

Michael O’Rourke (Independent College Dublin)

[UPDATE] CFP Deadline Approaching: Neo-Victorian Villainy Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Theatre, Film and Television, University of York, UK
contact email: 
benjamin.poore@york.ac.uk

Neo-Victorian Villainy:
Adaptation and Reinvention on Page, Stage and Screen
25th May 2013

Submission deadline: 24th March 2013

Edith Wharton at MLA 2014 (9-12 January)--Deadline Extended!

full name / name of organization: 
Edith Wharton Society
contact email: 
mgoldsmith@ursinus.edu

Queer Wharton. A panel organized by the Edith Wharton Society at the 2014 MLA (9-12 January).

Edith Wharton Essay Prize-- Deadline Extended!

full name / name of organization: 
Edith Wharton Society
contact email: 
mgoldsmith@ursinus.edu

Instituted in the fall of 2005, the Edith Wharton Essay Prize is awarded annually for the best unpublished essay on Edith Wharton by a beginning scholar.

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

Blending Boundaries: Creative Writing and Rhetoric

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Jorgenson---SAMLA Conference
contact email: 
Jessica.R.Jorgenson@my.ndsu.edu

The diverse fields within English studies often create boundaries that few cross, but this proposal aims to bridge those established boundaries.

[UPDATE] Deadline extended for WSQ CFP: DEBT Issue

full name / name of organization: 
WSQ at the Feminist Press
contact email: 
wsqeditorial@gmail.com

ISSUE OF WSQ , SPRING 2014 – DEBT
Guest Editors – Meena Alexander and Rosalind Petchesky

CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE] "Architecture and Literature: Reading the Room" (1-3 November, San Diego); Proposal Deadline: 15 April

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
stevensonlushbaugh@gmail.com

Dante and Milton – National Visionaries and Visionary Nationalists, 1. & 2. November 2013, Senate House, University London

full name / name of organization: 
Universität Paderborn, Universität Regensburg, at the Senate House, University of London
contact email: 
csinger@mail.uni-paderborn, christoph.lehner@daad-alumni.de

1.& 2. November 2013, Sentate House, University of London

[UPDATE] Legacy: Mythology and Authenticity in the Humanities, 28 June 2013 [CFP Submission Deadline 16 April 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Adaptations and Centre for Textual Studies at De Montfort University
contact email: 
dmulegacyconference@gmail.com

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

CFP: "Literature and American Exceptionalism" Special Issue, September 1, 2013

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

In what ways does literature reinforce, contest, and amend the discourse of American exceptionalism?

(UPDATE) Artscapes: Urban Art and the Public – An Interdisciplinary Conference on Art and Urban Spaces

full name / name of organization: 
Artscapes Group - University of Kent
contact email: 
artscapesgroup@gmail.com

University of Kent, 27-28 June 2013

Call for Papers

PAMLA 2013 (Nov. 1-3)-World Literature in Theory and in Practice

full name / name of organization: 
William Arighi
contact email: 
warighi@uw.edu

Scholarly interest in world literature is on the rise, yet this endeavor has more often taken place in academic writing and colloquia than in teaching.

CFP: Folklore and Mythology panel at PAMLA

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rahima@gwu.edu

Concepts of, and related to, folklore and mythology are seemingly greater than ever, and as such we embrace a wide variety of takes on the panel's theme.

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline September 1st 2013.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs. or cascajournal@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, culture and art.

SAMLA Creative Nonfiction Panel November 8-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
meganoteri@gmail.com

SAMLA’s 2013 conference theme, “Cultures, Contexts, Images, and Texts: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds,” speaks deeply to the mission of creative nonfiction.

Cognitive Poetics -- May 1st 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Enthymema. International journal of literary criticism, literary theory, and philosophy of literature
contact email: 
stefano.ballerio@gmail.com

Initiated in English speaking countries, in the last few years studies in cognitive poetics have increased and spread significantly.

Midwest Popular Culture Association 2013, CFP for area of Art History and Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
cortneybarko@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Art History and Visual Culture Area
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference

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

(25-26 October, 2013)"Ebbs, Flows and Limits": Dialogues and Cultural Productions from the Periphery, Pittsburgh

full name / name of organization: 
(Des)Articulaciones 2013, University of Pittsburgh, Hispanic Languages and Literatures Department
contact email: 
des.articulaciones@gmail.com

With an interdisciplinary approach, (Des)articulaciones 2013 invites creative reflections on the possibility of many Others (and various Selves), and the examination of continuous cultural flows fr

Reading Across and Between: Transnational and Trans-Indigenous Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA 2013 San Diego
contact email: 
gillis@berkeley.edu

Recent innovations in the field of transnational and trans-indigenous studies have encouraged reading across or between political and geographic boundaries, economies, cultures, spaces, places, and ti

[new deadline: 30 April 2013] Melancholy Minds and Painful Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

Link to CFP: http://melancholyandpain.liv.ac.uk/?page_id=2

Keynotes:

- Dr Nick Davis, University of Liverpool
- Professor Chris Eccleston, University of Bath

CFP: Hotel in 19th-Century Literature and Culture, edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Monika Elbert
contact email: 
elbertm@mail.montclair.edu

Hotels and Inns in Britain and in the United States in the Long Nineteenth Century

AX Anime and Manga Studies Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Anime Expo / Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation /
contact email: 
mkoulikov@gmail.com

Call for Papers / Call for Speakers
2013 AX Anime and Manga Studies Symposium

July 4 – July 7
Anime Expo 2013
Los Angeles Convention Center (Los Angeles, CA)

Humor in the Digital Age -- SAMLA (Atlanta, 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

International Conference on Information Society (i-Society 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@i-society.eu

The i-Society 2013 is Technical Co-Sponsored by IEEE Toronto Section. The i-Society is a global knowledge-enriched collaborative effort that has its roots from both academia and industry.

Summer Institute for Sexualities, Cultures, and Politics: Ohrid, Macedonia, August 15-21, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Euro-Balkan University (Skopje, Macedonia) & Faculty for Media and Communications at Singidunum University (Belgrade, Serbia)
contact email: 
slavco.euba@gmail.com, spanayotov@gmail.com

Euro-Balkan University (Skopje, Macedonia)
in cooperation with
Faculty for Media and Communications at Singidunum University (Belgrade, Serbia)

Announces the CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for the

[UPDATE] Excess: Special issue of The Comparatist

full name / name of organization: 
The Comparatist
contact email: 
zallouz@whitman.edu

Call for Papers: Special Issue, The Comparatist
Topic: Excess
General Editor: Zahi Zalloua (Whitman College)

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