category: interdisciplinary

From I, Claudius, to Private Eyes: the Ancient World and Popular Fiction. 16-18th June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Bar-Ilan University, Israel
contact email: 
lisa.maurice@biu.ac.il

From I, Claudius, to Private Eyes: the Ancient World and Popular Fiction.
16-18th June 2014

Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Keynote speakers:
Professor Edith Hall, Kings’ College, London

Catholic Performance CFP / ATHE July 24-27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Roy Brooks / ATHE (Association of Theatre in Higher Education)
contact email: 
rjmbrooks@gmail.com

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

Motherhood and Labor in Transnational Women’s Writing (March 20-23 2014, NYU)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA (American Comparative Literature Association)
contact email: 
shadighazimoradi@gmail.com

The late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries saw the reconfiguration of women’s roles in both the domestic and the social spheres in countries across the globe.

[UPDATE] CFP: Animals as Cultural Capital, ACLA 2014 -- DEADLINE EXTENDED to Nov. 15

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@mail.utoronto.ca

Animals as Cultural Capital

Seminar Organizer(s):
Sundhya Walther (University of Toronto), Jessica Carey (University of British Columbia Okanagan)

Drama and Pedagogy Conference, 12-13 September 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Swiss Association of Medieval and Early Modern English Studies, and Univ. Fribourg, Switzerland
contact email: 
samemes2014@zoho.com

Drama and Pedagogy

Swiss Association of Medieval and Early Modern English Studies 2014 Conference

12-13 September, 2014, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

UPDATE--ReFocus: The Films of Budd Boetticher

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh University Press
contact email: 
collegenowsinger@aol.com; gdrhodes@gmail.com

ReFocus: The Films of Budd Boetticher

The Negative Images of Arabs in US Media: The Role Literature Can Play

full name / name of organization: 
Kent State University
contact email: 
malbalaw@kent.edu

One can state unequivocally that the images of Arabs that are presented in US media have been negatively portrayed making them an outcast ethnicity in the minds of the American people and even of the

Contemporary Teens in Film and TV (Proposals due November 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Seeking proposals pertaining to any aspect(s) of contemporary teens in film and TV, for presentation at the annual joint meeting of the national Popular Culture and American Culture Associations, to

Processing and Performing Paradigms: How (Non)Literary (Con)Texts Construct Realities - Friday, January 24, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UNC-Charlotte English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsa@uncc.edu

UNC Charlotte’s English Graduate Student Association
14th Annual Graduate Student Conference
Friday, January 24, 2014
Center City Building, Charlotte

Diverging Diversities / ChLA 2014 (Columbia, SC, June 19-21)

full name / name of organization: 
Children's Literature Association (ChLA)
contact email: 
schwebel@mailbox.sc.edu

In 1965, Nancy Larrick wrote an article for the Saturday Review entitled “the All-White World of Children’s Books.”

Call for Contributors: The Interior Landscapes of Breaking Bad / abstracts due 15 Nov 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Will Gray
contact email: 
willgray79@gmail.com

Though the series has already been discussed at length in forums and in popular articles, and though a general collection of essays is due out this fall, there is plenty of space left for exploring Br

Victorian Treasures and Trash

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Popular Fiction Association
contact email: 
vpfamembership@gmail.com

The Victorian Popular Fiction Association
CFP: Victorian Treasures and Trash

6th Annual Conference, 8-10 July 2014
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Summer Academy in the Critical Humanities 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The London Graduate School, Kingston University
contact email: 
s.morganwortham@kingston.ac.uk

The London Graduate School is pleased to announce details of its 2014 Summer Academy, an intensive week-long programme offered annually for postgraduate students of any institutional affiliation.

Miming Capital, Capitalizing on Mimesis (ACLA at NYU, March 20-23, 2014; abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Alek M. Jeziorek and Bradford A. Taylor
contact email: 
alk@berkeley.edu and bradfordtaylor@berkeley.edu

This seminar will explore how capital denies, appropriates and incites heterogeneous forms of literary and social imitation.

ACLA 2014 @NYU: Complicating Diasporas: Homeland and Hostland as Capitals of Imagination (Extended Deadline: November 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
cyervas1@swarthmore.edu

Definitions of diasporas have changed radically over time.

Remembering Seamus Heaney

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Studies South
contact email: 
brandes@lr.edu

An online publication of the Southern Chapter of the American Conference for Irish Studies, the journal Irish Studies South invites contributions to its inaugural issue, which celebrates the life and

Global Capital and Digital Asia-Pacific (2014 ACLA: 3/20-3/23, NYU)

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

Our contemporary world is often characterized in terms of the full-fledged emergence of global or transnational capitalism and its deployment of digital technology.

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics - April 2014 issue "Cultural Politics and Material Experiences"

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum—invites submissions for its first issue, entitled “Cultural Pol

[UPDATE] Allegory Studies? FINAL REMINDER

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

FINAL REMINDER FOR

AWWE 2014: In/Dependent Wales, 11-13 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Welsh Writing in English
contact email: 
independentwales@bangor.ac.uk

Association of Welsh Writing in English - Annual Conference 2014
In/dependent Wales
Gregynog Hall, Nr Newtown, Powys
11-13 April 2014

Challenger Unbound [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Tom Ue
contact email: 
ue_tom@hotmail.com

Challenger Unbound
Department of English, UCL
9 December 2013

The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly: American Exceptionalism in the 21st Century Purdue University, April 17-18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue American Studies
contact email: 
allen65@purdue.edu

The election of our nation’s first Black president ushered in a discourse of Post-Blackness, suggesting that America’s race problems were behind us.

Creativity, Inc.: Intellectual Production as Capital (ACLA 2014 @ NYU)

full name / name of organization: 
Yonina Hoffman, Torsa Ghosal, Michael Harwick (English, Ohio State University)
contact email: 
yonina@gmail.com

One of the decade’s more contentious theories concerning the reformulation of capital in (post)industrial America was the denomination of the so-called “creative class.” United by a tendency tow

“Glass, Capital, and Urban Narratives” Panel at the ACLA at New York University, March 2014 (abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Mavis Tseng, Rutgers University
contact email: 
maviszizek@gmail.com

CFP: ACLA Seminar: The Poetics of Transparency / Translucency / Reflection: Glass, Capital, and Urban Narratives

Location: New York University
Time: March 20-23, 2014

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.

[UPDATE] - Atlantic World Foodways CFP - Proposals now due November 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Atlantic World Research Network and Quaintance-Weaver
contact email: 
awrn@uncg.edu

Atlantic World Foodways: The Carolina Lowcountry, Africa, Italy, and Spain
An International, Interdisciplinary Conference Featuring Scholars and Chefs

Words and Music II

full name / name of organization: 
Slovene Association for the Study of English
contact email: 
wordsandmusic@uni-mb.si

The Words and Music conference will take place on April 11th-12th, 2014. This conference will explore the relationship between words and music, and the place of that relationship in modern culture.

Journal of American Studies: Eurasian Perspectives (JASEP)

full name / name of organization: 
Ugur Bakan/Ege University
contact email: 
jasep@inlcs.org

Journal of American Studies: Eurasian Perspectives (JASEP)
Call for Submissions

Associate Editors:
Ji-Yeon Yuh, Northwestern University, USA
Louis Mendoza, University of Minnesota, USA

[UPDATE] Women & Gender in the Early Modern World call for book proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Ashgate
contact email: 
egaffney@ashgate.com

Call for book proposals: Women & Gender in the Early Modern World

[Update] University of Florida Conference - Pedagogy in Practice and Philosophy deadline 10/20/2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
lyndsayb@ufl.edu

January 31st and February 1st, 2014
Fundamental Questions: What is College Writing?

UPDATE: Poe & Capitals/Poe as Capital (ACLA at New York University, March 2014; abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Emron Esplin, Brigham Young University; Scott Peeples, College of Charleston
contact email: 
emron_esplin@byu.edu

Poe & Capitals/Poe as Capital

Critically Kinaesthetic: Performing Bodies of Political Engagement

full name / name of organization: 
York University, Department of Theatre and Performance Studies, in collaboration with the Department of Dance Studies
contact email: 
info@yutps.ca

Critically Kinaesthetic: Performing bodies of political engagement

York University, Department of Theatre and Performance Studies, in collaboration with the Department of Dance Studies

Special Interest Section: Oh, the Humanities!: Past, Present and Future Trends in the Discipline. March 6 2014, DUE DEC. 5 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

AGIC PRESENTS A SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION:
Oh, the Humanities!: Past, Present and Future Trends in the Discipline.
DUE DECEMBER 5th, 2013

CFP: New Terrain Graduate Conference - Feb. 27-28, 2014 at Indiana University

full name / name of organization: 
Joshua Barnett, Department of Communication & Culture
contact email: 
joshbarn@indiana.edu

New Terrain - 8th Annual Landscape, Space, and Place Graduate Student Conference at Indiana University Bloomington

In/Tangibility: The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between; March 6th 2014 DUE December 5th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

In/Tangibility: The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between

CALL FOR PAPERS DUE DECEMBER 5th, 2013

Submissions are welcomed for the

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