category: interdisciplinary

Language and Sexuality, February 14-16, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lavender Languages & Linguistics XXI
contact email: 
provench@umbc.edu

The 21st Lavender Languages Conference (American University, Washington DC) is February 14-16, 2014. Conference details are available at www.american.edu/cas/anthropology/lavender-languages

[UPDATE] Dwelling in Diaspora - ACLA 2014 - New York University (New deadline: November 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Syrkin (University of Muenster), Khachig Tölölyan (Wesleyan University)
contact email: 
elizabeth.syrkin@uni-muenster.de

American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting
20-23 March 2014, New York University
Seminar title: Dwelling in Diaspora

CFP: South Central Review, Special Issue on Graphic Narrative, Due Date February 17, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Guest Editor: Nicole Stamant (Agnes Scott College)
contact email: 
nstamant @agnesscott.edu

Graphic narrative continues to excite readers and scholars as its various modes—including comics, graphic memoirs, and graphic novels—present potentially new ways to imagine subjectivity, narrativ

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association - 35th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
35th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 19-22, 2014

ACLA 2014 (NYU) Panel: Capital Flow: Education as Exchange in Antiquity and the Renaissance (March 20-23, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers & Luisanna Sardu/CUNY Graduate Center
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

Aristotle, in his Nicomachean Ethics, states that reciprocal exchange is the glue which holds society together, saying “The very existence of the state depends on proportionate reciprocity…failing

[UPDATE]CFP: Displacing the Voice: Popular Music in Spanish Cinema 1923-2013, CUNY Graduate Center. DEADLINE 12/31/13

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center / The Foundation for Iberian Music
contact email: 
displacingthevoice@gmail.com

Displacing the Voice: Popular Music in Spanish Cinema 1923-2013

Conference at The CUNY Graduate Center, New York, Friday April 4, 2014.

Kathleen Vernon, keynote speaker.

Call for Special Sessions - (dis)junctions 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UCR (dis)junctions 2014
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

We are happy to begin accepting proposals for special sessions at this year's 21st annual (dis)junctions conference, on April 11-12, 2014.

New Perspectives on Violence and Revolution in the African Diaspora, April 4-5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania State University
contact email: 
sweeber@psu.edu

The past several years have seen an explosion of exciting new perspectives on the subjects of race, gender, transnationalism, revolution, modernity, and colonialism.

Graduate Conference: Interpreting Appropriation/Appropriate Interpretation Feb. 28 - Mar. 2, 2014 UMass Boston

full name / name of organization: 
Beacon: A Graduate Conference in the Humanities
contact email: 
umass.boston.beacon@gmail.com

The English Department of UMass Boston is pleased to announce our new annual event, Beacon: A Graduate Conference in the Humanities.

WAR, WORDS AND THE WORLD: RE-PRESENTING THE GREAT WAR (26-28 FEBRUARY 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
THE CENTRE OF ADVANCED STUDY IN ENGLISH, JADAVPUR UNIVERSITY
contact email: 
prof.a.lal@gmail.com

The First World War is the first major war to have left an archive behind it.

Call For Papers Volume 1 Issue 4 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Computer & Communication Engineering Research(IJCCER)
contact email: 
chiefeditor@ijccer.org

International Journal of Computer & Communication Engineering Research(IJCCER)

Call For Papers Volume 1 Issue 4 November 2013

* Volume 1, Issue 4
* Deadline: 10th November 2013

After the Reveal: Open Questions on Closed Systems - FEB 28, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
New York University Department of Media, Culture, and Communication
contact email: 
postman.nyu@gmail.com

After the Reveal: Open Questions on Closed Systems
New York University | February 28, 2014
Paper proposal submissions (300 words) should be sent

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (April 26, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University - English Department
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com

Conference Title: Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference in Transnational American Studies (5th Annual)

Theme: “Transatlantic Modernities”

Date: April 26, 2014

African American Expression in Print and Digital CUlture

full name / name of organization: 
Center for the History of Print and Digital Culture, University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
printculture@slis.wisc.edu

African American Expression in Print and Digital Culture
September 19-21, 2014
Madison, WI
http://www.slis.wisc.edu/chpcconf.htm

2014 Southern Illinois University AEGIS Graduate Conference - March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Association of English Graduate Instructore and Students
contact email: 
siucaegis@gmail.com

Trials, Transgressions, and Taboos

"Multimedia Image Technologies and the American Indian Subject/Object"

full name / name of organization: 
Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA): May 2014
contact email: 
jnewmark@nmt.edu

NAISA 2014: "Multimedia Image Technologies and the American Indian Subject/Object"

New Directions in Sherwood Anderson at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Nagy (Lehigh University)
contact email: 
pen208@lehigh.edu

Proposed Panel for the 2014 American Literature Association Annual Conference (ALA) to be held in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014

"New Directions in Sherwood Anderson"

[UPDATE] CFP: Stardom and Fandom, SW PACA (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn Zubernis/Southwest Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
lzubernis@wcupa.edu

REMINDER: CFP deadline November 1, 2013!

True Crime: Fact, Fiction, Ideology

full name / name of organization: 
Hannah Priest / Hic Dragones
contact email: 
conference@hic-dragones.co.uk

Keynote lecture: ‘The Moors Murders and the “Truth” of True Crime’, David Schmid (University at Buffalo, SUNY), author of Natural Born Celebrities: Serial Killers in American Culture (Universi

[UPDATE] ACLA 2014: Capitals of Memory and the Politics of Built Space (Deadline: November 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
joseph.darda@uconn.edu

The so-called “memory boom” that emerged in the second half of the twentieth century continues to raise a challenge for architects, politicians, and urban planners: how can a city accommodate the

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE - CFP: Men's Studies 22nd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference (New Deadline: 10/31/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The American Men's Studies Association
contact email: 
amsamail@gmail.com

This year’s conference theme, “Considering Culture: Masculinities in International and Regional Contexts,” and its location in the Pacific Northwest reflect the continued deepening of the critic

ACLA 2014: Capital Flow: Education as Exchange in Antiquity and the Renaissance

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers & Luisanna Sardu/CUNY Graduate Center
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

Aristotle, in his Nicomachean Ethics, states that reciprocal exchange is the glue which holds society together, saying “The very existence of the state depends on proportionate reciprocity…failing

Kate Chopin International Society panels at 2014 American Literature Association conference

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Chopin International Society
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

The Kate Chopin International Society is seeking individual proposals for two sponsored panels at the 2014 American Literature Association conference in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014.

"Re-Producing the Original: The Copy's Role in the History of Art" April 17-18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oregon - History of Art and Architecture Department
contact email: 
uosymposium@gmail.com

The University of Oregon Department of the History of Art and Architecture invites papers for its 10th Annual Graduate Student Symposium.

Digital America: an online journal on digital culture and American life [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Digital America
contact email: 
submissions@digitalamerica.org

Digital America (www.digitalamerica.org) is looking for submissions for its second issue. Critical essays, new media, design, film, and commentary are all welcome.

"The Passing of Time, and All of its Crimes": Gender and Transgression, 1900-2000

full name / name of organization: 
Newcastle University
contact email: 
antony.mullen@ncl.ac.uk

In early 2014 we are planning to host a conference centred on gender and transgression in the 20th century.

What is your reason for being? - Raison d'Être Collective - (Deadline: 11/1/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Raison d'Être Collective
contact email: 
contact@rdecollective.com

WHAT IS YOUR REASON FOR BEING?

Call for Submissions

Twelfth International Conference on Books, Publishing, and Libraries - 8-9 November 2014 - Boston, USA

full name / name of organization: 
Books, Publishing & Libraries / Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
conference@booksandpublishing.com

Simmons College
Boston, USA
8-9 November 2014
http://booksandpublishing.com/the-conference

Annual Conference of the Belgian Association of Anglicists in Higher Education

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leuven, Belgium
contact email: 
BAAHE2013@arts.kuleuven.be

Annual Conference of the Belgian Association of Anglicists in Higher Education

"The Nineteenth Century"

Saturday 30 November 2013
KU Leuven, Irish College

Keynote speakers:

Creating the New Landscape: Women and the Future of Higher Education

full name / name of organization: 
Deirdre Pettipiece Dean of Arts and Humanities Lehman College, CUNY
contact email: 
deirdre.pettipiece@lehman.cuny.edu

Creating the New Landscape: Women and the Future of Higher Education

Dreamin’: Black Churches July 24-27 2014 Scottsdale, AZ

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Theatre in Higher Education
contact email: 
tab@tabithachester.com

Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE)
Conference Call for Papers
July 24-27, 2014
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Hotel, Scottsdale, AZ

[MELUS] Ethnic U.S. Lit & Religion -- deadline correction: 27 OCT

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson, U of North Georgia
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Any topic related to the use/depiction/influence of religion in ethnic U.S. literature (including pop culture) is welcome.

The MELUS conference will be held March 6-9 in Oklahoma City.

[UPDATE] Adaptation and the Novel 9 November 2013, Keele University

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk

The full programme for Adaptation and the Novel can now be found on the website: http://adaptationskeele.wordpress.com/programme/

[UPDATE] Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy

full name / name of organization: 
University of Western Sydney
contact email: 
l.jillett@uws.edu.au

Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy

UPDATE - Bad Signals: Collected Essays on the Work of Warren Ellis

full name / name of organization: 
Hallvard Haug/Tony Venezia (Birkbeck, University of London)
contact email: 
ellis.2014book@gmail.com

Papers are invited for the first academic collection dedicated to the work of comics writer, novelist, and pop culture commentator Warren Ellis.

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