category: interdisciplinary

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013. Abstract submission deadline by Dec. 23, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The Associated Graduate Student of English (AGSE) at California State University, Northridge
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013 at California State University, Northridge.

All-Irish Issue of Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (Initial Deadline 1/31/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
mccabeb@cgu.edu

Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal is seeking articulate and well-reasoned articles exploring any element of Irish women’s writing and experience.

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”, Graduate Conf, 5-6 April 2013; Deadline: 15 Jan 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Religion Graduate Organization at Syracuse Univeristy
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

Monsters, angels, demons, vampires and cyborgs challenge conventional notions of humanity. The lived experience of many humans also pushes against these norms.

[UPDATE] CFP - "Catholics and Puritans in the trans-Atlantic world, 1500-1800"

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
radical.religion@tcd.ie

"Catholics and Puritans in the trans-Atlantic world, 1500-1800"
16-17 September 2013, Trinity College Dublin

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”due January 15th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University seeks submissions for its graduate student conference:

Thoreau and American Philosophy - January 1

full name / name of organization: 
The Thoreau Society
contact email: 
kristen.case@maine.edu

The newly-published volume Thoreau’s Significance for American Philosophy (Fordham UP) assembles a wide-range of scholarship to address the question of Thoreau’s legacy for the American philosophi

Update: The Maester's Chain: Essays on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Johnston and Jes Battis, University of Regina
contact email: 
susan.johnston@uregina.ca, jes.battis@uregina.ca

We have already received some fantastic essay proposals, but are still looking for abstracts in the following areas:

Adaptation
Animals (dire wolves, shape-shifting, animal consciousness)

CFP Oceanide - Journal of the Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture (28th December)

full name / name of organization: 
Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture SELICUP
contact email: 
r.jarazo AT uib DOT es

Oceanide is a peer-reviewed academic journal which aims to highlight and analyse the cultural, economic, historical, political, and literary interaction amongst the communities that make up the old an

Questioning Digital Activism

full name / name of organization: 
Currents in Electronic Literacy
contact email: 
currentsdwrl@gmail.com

Call for Papers: "Questioning Digital Activism"

Deadline: January 17, 2013

HASTAC 2013 The Decennial- The Storm of Progress: New Horizons, New Narratives, New Codes

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaborative (HASTAC)
contact email: 
info@hastac2013.org

Call for Papers: HASTAC 2013 — The Decennial
The Storm of Progress: New Horizons, New Narratives, New Codes
April 25-28, 2013 York University, Toronto, Canada

CRITICAL PEDAGOGY & THE CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP (June 21-22, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
MFA Program, Manhattanville College
contact email: 
mark.nowak@mville.edu

Keynote Speakers:

• Bill Ayers, author of To Teach: The Journey, in Comics

• Joy James, editor of The New Abolitionists: (Neo)Slave Narratives and Contemporary Prison Writings

[UPDATE] Minding the Body: Dualism and Its Discontents -- March 1, 2013‏

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center – The City University of New York, English Student Association
contact email: 
mindingthebodyconference@gmail.com

The turn towards the influence of affect and emotions on “rational decision making”—the false separation between mind and body that neuroscientist Antonio Damasio calls “Descartes’ Error”

ACLA 2013 Seminar: Fredric Jameson's Spatial Dialectic as Global Positioning System (Toronto, April 4-7, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Koonyong Kim
contact email: 
koonyong.kim@gmail.com

ACLA 2013 Seminar Call for Papers
Title: Fredric Jameson’s Spatial Dialectic as Global Positioning System

Graze // issue three

full name / name of organization: 
Graze magazine
contact email: 
editors@grazemagazine.org

Graze is a semi-annual literary magazine based in Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood that focuses on what's on the table as much as the folks sitting around it.

International Student Congress on GENDER

full name / name of organization: 
International Student Congress on GENDER
contact email: 
fas@maltepe.edu.tr

Call For Papers
FAS 2013 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CONGRESS
"GENDER"
Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Maltepe University, İstanbul, TURKEY
April 25-26, 2013

REMINDER: Panel proposals due 11/15/12 for 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Association
contact email: 
BWWC2013@gmail.com

Panel proposals due 11/15/12; individual paper abstracts due 12/15/12. Conference is 4/4/13-4/6/13.

Gertrude Stein at ALA -- May 23-26, 2013 -- Boston (Submission deadline 1/18/13)

full name / name of organization: 
The Gertrude Stein Society
contact email: 
amy.robbins@hunter.cuny.edu

The Gertrude Stein Society seeks submissions in two categories: 1) papers dealing with Stein and her legacy in contemporary poetics; and 2) papers dealing with the topic of Stein and/in performance.

CFP: Performing Theory, Theorizing Performance: Conceptualization, Execution, and Documentation, due December 22, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
A Graduate Student Conference with the Theatre and Drama Department at University of Wisconsin Madison
contact email: 
tdgso2013@gmail.com

March 16, 2013

With keynote speakers:
Chloe Johnston, Assistant Professor of Theater, Lake Forest College, writer and performer with the Neo-Futurists

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY)
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

Transnational Women’s Literature in Europe 24-26 May 2013 Budapest

full name / name of organization: 
Central European University
contact email: 
abstract@femtranslit.eu

Call for Papers

TRANSNATIONAL WOMEN’S LITERATURE IN EUROPE

[UPDATE] UNC Asheville Queer Conference Nov. 26; April 4-6

full name / name of organization: 
Queering Spaces/Queering Borders / University of North Carolina Asheville Queer Conference
contact email: 
alanou@unca.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS—Abstract Deadline Extended until Monday, November 26th!
Queering Spaces/Queering Borders
2013 Queer Studies Conference at UNC Asheville
April 4 - 6, 2013, Asheville, NC

Queer Futures Working Group, July 22-26 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Federation for Theatre Research/Fédération Internationale pour la Recherche de Théâtre (IFTR/FIRT)
contact email: 
alyson.campbell@brunel.ac.uk; f.walsh@bbk.ac.uk

Call for papers

ACLA, 4-7 April 2013, Toronto "Packing and Unpacking: On Portable Belongings and Identities "(DEADLINE: NOV. 15 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
nefise.kahraman@mail.utoronto.ca

Packing, both literally and figuratively, marks the first ritual of any journey; to unpack, likewise, marks the last ritual of arrival.

Call for Essays, Studies in the Humanities, special issue on Globalism from Below (deadline extended to Dec 30th, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Humanities
contact email: 
reena.dube@iup.edu

Call for Papers *Deadline Extended*

CFP: Reviewers needed - deadline extended!

full name / name of organization: 
Sorina Georgescu - Hyperion University, Bucharest, Romania
contact email: 
eu_sorina@yahoo.ie

Dear Colleagues,

Supernatural Literature: an open panel

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association National Meeting, Washington, DC, 3-28-4-1
contact email: 
chris.brooks@wichita.edu

I have permission to set up a session on Supernatural Literature at the 2013 Popluar Culture Association meeting in Washington, DC 3/28 to 4/01.

Call for Papers: Performance in/and the Street 26 April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
A Graduate Symposium at York University
contact email: 
street.performance.york@gmail.com

[UPDATE] Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

Keynote Address: Dr. Cary Wolfe, Rice University
Faculty Address: Dr. Peter Gibian, McGill University

International Symposium "New Orleans : the misfit city" - November 7-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Aix-Marseille Université - LERMA - FRANCE
contact email: 
Sylvie Mathé: sylvie.mathe@univ-amu.fr - Gérard Hugues: gerard.hugues@wanadoo.fr

Cosmopolitan city, a place of cultural exchange between the Francophone communities of European and Canadian descent, Creoles from the Caribbean and Africa, and a significant influx of American as wel

CFP: InVisible Culture Issue 20--Ecologies

full name / name of organization: 
InVisible Culture Journal
contact email: 
ivc.rochester@gmail.com

Ecologies
InVisible Culture, Issue 20

CFP - 9th Annual Visual and Cultural Studies conference, U. of Rochester: "A Matter of Time: Temporalities of Material Culture"

full name / name of organization: 
Visual and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
vcsconference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

“A Matter of Time: Temporalities of Material Culture”
9th Visual and Cultural Studies Graduate Conference
University of Rochester
April 5-7, 2013

Forms of Life: Reading Humans, Animals and Machines in a Posthuman World (April 12-13, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alabama in Huntsville
contact email: 
wjt0003@uah.edu

Keynote speaker: Dr. Cary Wolfe (Bruce and Elizabeth Dunlevie Professor, Rice University)

Remapping Modernist Paris

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
cecoffman@alaska.edu

Accounts of the emergence of Modernism in early twentieth-century Paris often focus on the contributions of writers and artists from Europe and the United States, even as understandings of their work

Coming Home: The 25th annual Stony Brook English Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University Department of English
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

Coming Home
The 25th Annual English Graduate Conference at Stony Brook University

February 9, 2013
Stony Brook Manhattan,
New York City

[UPDATE]: NCState Grad Conference "Redefining Notions of Public and Private" due 11/15

full name / name of organization: 
North Carolina State University Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
aegs.conference@gmail.com

CFP: “I Live Here!: Redefining and Negotiating Notions of Public and Private”

North Carolina State University English Graduate Conference
Conference Dates: Feb 22-23, 2013

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