category: interdisciplinary

SAMLA 2013 | Composing in Autopilot: Implications of Writing in Web 2.0

full name / name of organization: 
Rhetoric and Composition
contact email: 
jwcraig@fsu.edu

Papers are welcome for the 85th Annual SAMLA Conference, which will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, November 8-10, 2013.

ImageTexT Special Issue: Comics and Post-Secondary Education

full name / name of organization: 
ImageTexT
contact email: 
jbcarter777@gmail.com and naltabaa@ufl.edu

ImageTexT Special Issue: "Comics and Post-Secondary Pedagogy"
Posted 29 Mar, 2013 at http://www.english.ufl.edu/imagetext/news.shtml?%2Fcfp

Guest Editor: James Bucky Carter, Ph.D.

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

The quint’s nineteenth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and rev

The New Western

full name / name of organization: 
Scott F. Stoddart
contact email: 
scott_stoddart@fitnyc.edu

THE NEW WESTERN

Prisons of Stone, Word, and Flesh: Medieval and Early Modern Captivity. Interdisciplinary symposium at Brown, 2/21/14

full name / name of organization: 
John Moreau, Brown University
contact email: 
john_moreau@brown.edu

Prisons of Stone, Word, and Flesh: Medieval and Early Modern Captivity. A One-Day Interdisciplinary Symposium at Brown University
February 21, 2014

Starz television’s Spartacus series

full name / name of organization: 
Michael G. Cornelius
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Starz television’s Spartacus series

Call for papers

Editor: Michael G. Cornelius, Ph.D.

A scholarly treatment of Starz television’s Spartacus series is currently being compiled.

CFP TRACES - Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Research Conference - Friday 14 June 2013 [Deadline: 30 April 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
GLITS - Goldsmiths College, University of London
contact email: 
traces2013@gold.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Mark Currie (Queen Mary, University of London)

Oh you lost God! You endless trace!
Only because in the end hate divided you

Anti-Portraiture - 6th June 2013 Birkbeck College, University of London

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, University of London
contact email: 
theantiportrait@gmail.com

In the disciplines of art history and visual culture, the portrait is often understood as the depiction of a unique human subject. But what are the limits of portraiture?

The Queerness and Games Conference. UC Berkeley. October 26th & 27th, 2013. Apply by 7/1

full name / name of organization: 
The Queerness and Games Conference
contact email: 
qgconference@gmail.com

Where & When:
UC Berkeley Center for New Media
Saturday and Sunday, October 26th and 27th, 20013
Registration info at www.qgcon.com
qgconference@gmail.com; @qgcon; #qgcon

What:

American Fantasies and Dreams

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey
contact email: 
asat2007@gmail.com

American Studies Association of Turkey
36th International Conference

American Fantasies and Dreams
May 14–16, 2014
Atatürk University
Erzurum Technical University
Erzurum, Turkey

“Secularity and Faith”; Literature and Religion Panel for PAMLA (Nov. 1-3, 2013); Deadline: April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
haein.park@biola.edu

We are currently seeking proposals for the Literature and Religion panel at the 2013 Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference in San Diego, California.

[UPDATE] Submission Deadline Extended to May 1st. ‘Love that Moves the Sun and Other Stars’: Exploring the Virtues in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Holly Ordway / Houston Baptist University
contact email: 
hordway@hbu.edu

Southwest Region Conference on Christianity and Literature
Where:
Houston Baptist University, Houston TX
When:
Sept. 20-21, 2013
Proposals:

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Pupil Journal Publication CFP extended deadline 4/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
Teaching Writing Club - California State University Fullerton
contact email: 
teachingwritingclub@gmail.com

Deadline for submissions extended to April 15th, 2013.

[UPDATE] Cultures, Contexts, Signposts: Making Meaning in Walker Percy

full name / name of organization: 
Walker Percy Society at South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jdominy@berry.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention, 8-10 November 2013, Atlanta, Georgia

Cultures, Contexts, Signposts: Making Meaning in Walker Percy

full name / name of organization: 
Walker Percy Society at South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jdominy@berry.edu

The Walker Percy Society Session at SAMLA 85 seeks presentations on Percy and related authors in the spirit of the conference’s special focus, “Cultures, Contexts, Images, and Texts: Making Meani

‘The Good Soldier Centenary Conference’, 12-14 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
Geraint.Evans@swansea.ac.uk

'The Good Soldier Centenary Conference'

Organised in Association with the Ford Madox Ford Society

Swansea University
12-14 September 2013

UPDATE: 19th Annual Southern Writers, Southern Writing Graduate Conference, 18-20 July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Writers, Southern Writing
contact email: 
swswgradconference@gmail.com

The 19th Annual Southern Writers/Southern Writing Conference is a University of Mississippi Graduate Student event held in conjunction with the university’s Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Confere

History of Critical Reception: Reception Study Society section at Midwest MLA Conference (Milwaukee, Nov. 7-10)

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew James Vechinski, Reception Study Society
contact email: 
mjvechin@uw.edu

History of Critical Reception

Topic: Open

April 15 deadline -- PAMLA 2013 San Diego(Nov 1-3) -- Special Session: Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sfrohlic@ucsd.edu

CFP: Corporeality Panel - PAMLA 2013 San Diego Special Session: Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids
Location: California, United States

[UPDATE] CFP: Generic Fluidity of the Fantastic (NEPCA 6/10/12; Vermont 10/25-26/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction, Fantasy and Legend Area
contact email: 
popular.culture.and.the.middle.ages@gmail.com

CFP: Generic Fluidity of the Fantastic (NEPCA 6/10/12; Vermont 10/25-26/13)

SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE] The Traveler’s Eye: Narrating Dis/Location in 20th Century Travel Literature, October 24th-26th 2013, Bucharest

full name / name of organization: 
CISCER, University of Bucharest, Romania
contact email: 
conference2013@litere.ro

The troubled 20th century has been labeled in many ways – one of which is “the century of migrations”.

Second Symposium on Asians in the Americas, 27-28 Sept 2013, Malibu, CA

full name / name of organization: 
Pepperdine U
contact email: 
david.simonowitz@pepperdine.edu

This symposium aims to explore the multifaceted representations of Asian lives in the Americas in history, sociology, religion, anthropology, art, education, film, and popular culture.

The Medium, Before and After Modernism (DUE: 6 May 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College Art Association (Chicago, 12-15 February 2014)
contact email: 
roland.betancourt@yale.edu

The medium and its specificity have oriented the discourse on the arts throughout various historic and historiographic periods.

Maskin’ Ain’t Easy: Centuries of Masking and Performing In African American Literature (November 7-10 Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

full name / name of organization: 
André Stefan Johnson/Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
andre.johnson@asurams.edu

Masking and Performing in African American Literature

Maskin’ Ain’t Easy: Centuries of Masking and Performing In African American Literature

Making Libraries Integral in the Lives of Baby Boomers

full name / name of organization: 
Scarecrow Press
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Chapters sought for an anthology by practicing public librarians and LIS faculty in the United States and Canada: creative, practical how-to chapters for a handbook on strengthening and expanding serv

China: Curating, Exhibitions and Display Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Curatorial Studies
contact email: 
jim@displaycult.com / jefish@yorku.ca

The Journal of Curatorial Studies invites original research articles on the subject of curating, exhibitions and display culture in China.

Waco | The Myths of Fear. Governments, conspiracies conference, 2013 (October 25, 2013 - Nyíregyháza, Hungary)

full name / name of organization: 
Szoboszlay György / Institute of History and Philosophy at College of Nyíregyháza
contact email: 
szogyo@nyf.hu

The idea of the conference has been built around the anniversaries of three historical moments of the United States: the ratification of the 16th amendment to the US constitution (1913), the "martyrdo

[Deadline Extended]Explorations of Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing (PAMLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

This panel is designed to examine ideas of childhood based on the life writing of working class people.

CFP The Child in Post-Apocalyptic Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Olson
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu or dolson@uta.edu

CFP: The Child in Post-Apocalyptic Cinema

PEC_17CFP_2013. Problems of Education in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofeducation@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for an international scientific journal (Seventeenth Call for Papers)

NeMLA Diversity Panels CFP -- Due April 15th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
donavanramon@gmail.com

The Northeast Modern Languages Association (NeMLA) is now accepting session proposals (not individual papers just yet) for next year’s NeMLA convention in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from April 3-6 201

CFP Adoption and Disability volume Deadline extended June 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture
contact email: 
mf107@nyu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON ADOPTION AND DISABILITY

PMC_7CFP_2013. Problems of Management in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofmanagement@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for an international scientific journal (Seventh CFP)

Call for Chapters: Edited Collection on The Female Hero in Modern Fantasy

full name / name of organization: 
Lori M. Campbell, University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
lmc5@pitt.edu

Intercontinental Cross-Currents: Women’s (Net-)Works across Europe and the Americas (1789-1939)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for US Studies
contact email: 
julia.nitz@zusas.uni-halle.de

“Intercontinental Cross-Currents: Women’s (Net-)Works across Europe and the Americas (1789-1939).” Dec. 5-7, 2013, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Wittenberg, Germany.

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