category: interdisciplinary

Medieval English Studies Symposium (30th November-1st December 2013): Between Nostalgia and Hope: The Waning of the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; bbronkk@gmail.com

You are cordially invited to send paper proposals to the 12th Medieval English Studies Symposium, organised by the Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, which will be held in Poznań from 30

Latin@ Studies in Transnational Contexts--deadline May 10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
JAST: Journal of American Studies of Turkey
contact email: 
jastlatina@gmail.com

Latin@ Studies in Transnational Contexts: Reading, Writing, and
Living Lives on/in the Margins

Guest Editors:
Christopher Rivera, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

Etudes Irlandaises/French Journal of Irish Studies Spring 2014 issue. Deadline for submission: June 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises/French Journal of Irish Studies
contact email: 
alexandra.slaby@unicaen.fr

Etudes Irlandaises is a peer-reviewed journal publishing articles in English and French which explore all aspects of Irish literature, history, culture and arts from ancient times to the present.

The Asian Conference on Education 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The international Academic Forum (IAFOR)
contact email: 
ace@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum in partnership with Waseda University (Japan), Birkbeck University of London (UK), The National Institute of Education (Singapore), The National University of Tainan (

[UPDATE] Transpacific Memory: Life Writing across the Western Divide

full name / name of organization: 
2014 Chicago MLA special session
contact email: 
Mary Goodwin at profgood@hotmail.com.

[UPDATE] Cooper at Sea, 19th James Fenimore Cooper Conference, Oneonta, NY, July 8-12, 2012, due March 31, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
19th International James Fenimore Cooper Conference/Seminar
contact email: 
hechtrw@oneonta.edu

For the 2013 conference we are seeking papers that consider Cooper’s contribution to maritime literature, naval history, and his influence on subsequent authors of sea adventure and sea travel.

Unpopular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Sascha Pöhlmann, LMU Munich / Martin Lüthe, JFK Institute, Berlin
contact email: 
poehlmann@lmu.de

October 31-November 2, 2013
Amerika-Haus Munich

Issue 3: Trespassing Memory

full name / name of organization: 
Trespassing Journal
contact email: 
aheney1@johnshopkins.edu

The power of things
inheres in the memories
they gather up inside them,
and also in the vicissitudes of our imagination,
and our memory - of this there is no doubt.

Media Spaces of Gender and Sexuality, May 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Media Fields journal
contact email: 
submissions@mediafieldsjournal.org

CFP: Media Spaces of Gender and Sexuality
Media Fields Journal
University of California, Santa Barbara

2013 SFSU Humanities Symposium Conference

full name / name of organization: 
San Franciscso State University Humanities Department
contact email: 
2013humsym@gmail.com

CONFERENCE DATE: Saturday April 13th, 2013
Proposal Deadline: Friday March 29th, 2013

[UPDATE] Colloquium - Sexual Futures: Versions of the Sexual Past, Visions of the Sexual Future - 5-6 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Exeter
contact email: 
j.funke@exeter.ac.uk

Colloquium

Sexual Futures: Versions of the Sexual Past, Visions of the Sexual Future

University of Exeter, UK

5-6 September 2013

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

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

University of Kent, 27-28 June 2013

Call for Papers

CFP: 2013 VISAWUS Panel Proposal for Conference on Victorian Modernities (3/12/13; 11/14-16 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Interdisciplinary Society of the Western United States
contact email: 
gbabb001@plattsburgh.edu, jsdetar@sbcglobal.net

Among the scientific discoveries and emerging new disciplines that contributed to a palpable sense of Victorian modernity, some of the most intriguing involved new understandings of the physical basis

MLA 2014- "Feel the Pain: Medieval Trauma"

full name / name of organization: 
Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
contact email: 
labbie@bgsu.edu

MLA 2014 CFP
Division on Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
"Feel the Pain: Medieval Trauma"
A Roundtable Session

[UPDATE] Explorations of Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing (PAMLA Conference, San Diego, CA, Nov 1-3, 2

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. How is child labor/schooling discussed in life writing from working class individuals?

CFP: Unsettling Wonder 1.2, Wise Fools (Deadline: 20 April 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Unsettling Wonder
contact email: 
info@unsettlingwonder.com

Unsettling Wonder is a new literary journal that publishes both creative and academic work on fairy tales, folklore, and mythology.

Futures of Cognitive Approaches to Literature – Nov. 1-3 2013 - PAMLA special session

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
trueambe@msu.edu

This special session seeks submissions that employ and/or consider cognitive approaches to literature.

60th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies, October 11-13, 2013, Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Conference on British Studies
contact email: 
JL-Mcnabb@wiu.edu

The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 60th Annual Meeting will be hosted by DePaul University in Chicago, October 11-13, 2013.

'The Manifesto Revisited' - MLA 2014 Division Session

full name / name of organization: 
MLA, Division on Non-Fiction Prose
contact email: 
amsp@lehigh.edu, rcooke@haverford.edu

The manifesto has served many purposes in its history, and this session will bring together scholars with an interest in non-fiction to reflect on those purposes.

[UPDATE] Marxism and Psychoanalysis in the Twenty-First Century (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2014 Special Session
contact email: 
gallego@stolaf.edu; ameehan@email.arizona.edu

This is a proposed special session for the 2014 MLA Convention, which will be held from January 9-12, 2014 in Chicago, IL.

"Second-Class Scholars?: Outside the Ivory Tower, Off the Tenure Track" Roundtable [SAMLA Nov. 8-10] Abstracts by 4/30

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 2013 Conference, November 8-10, 2013, Marriott Atlanta Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30326
contact email: 
mhcrocombe@gmail.com

Special Session

[UPDATE] Sporting Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
Leeds Humanities Research Institute, University of Leeds, UK
contact email: 
sportingbodies2013@gmail.com

Creative Industries Journal -- call for submissions -- deadline: June 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Creative Industries Journal
contact email: 
edwards2@oakland.edu

The Creative Industries Journal (CIJ), an international, peer-reviewed academic journal published by Intellect Press, seeks innovative, previously unpublished scholarship on the broad set of cultural,

Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture / Volume 44

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Burnham / Santa Clara University
contact email: 
mburnham@scu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture Volume 44

DEAD LINE EXTENDED: International Postgraduate Conference on Translation Studies and Literatures in English 13-14 May 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Department of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
eltsconferences@gmail.com

Translation Studies and Literatures in English:
an interdisciplinary/international Postgraduate Conference
13-14 May 2013
Cankaya University Ankara/Turkey
www.elts.cankaya.edu.tr

Anglo-Saxon Art, Poetry, and Prose due 15 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Contemporary Old English
contact email: 
contemporaryoldenglish@gmail.com

Contemporary Old English is a web source for Old English and Anglo-Saxon culture presented in a modern aesthetic.

Engaging Students in Non-Traditional Formats - Abstracts due May 15th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Prudence Layne/Elon University
contact email: 
playne@elon.edu

CFP: Abstracts for edited collection
Engaging Student Learning in Non-Traditional Formats
Deadline: May 15th, 2013

Between Vulnerability and Resilience: Representations of the Veil in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
2014 MLA Convention in Chicago, 9-12 January 2014
contact email: 
azeenat@uark.edu and ummeal-wazedi@augustana.edu

This roundtable invites paper proposals that will explore the re-emergence of the veil and its literary and cultural representations.

Human Rights International Conference (Nov. 21-23, 2013); Abstracts Due: Mar.31, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Central Michigan University
contact email: 
eke1mn@cmich.edu

Call For Papers: Human Rights, Literature, the Arts, and Social Sciences International Conference, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant
November 21-23, 2013

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Open CFP for Shift: Graduate Journal of Visual and Material Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Shift: Graduate Journal of Visual and Material Culture
contact email: 
editors@shiftjournal.org

Deadline extended to March 15th!

Imprisonment and Resistance (Special Session MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Katy Ryan / West Virginia University
contact email: 
kohearnr@mail.wvu.edu

Interested in papers on 20-century American literature and imprisonment, with a focus on abolitionist visions and struggles. How have writers imagined or recounted the experiences of imprisonment?

[Update] ASEBL Journal - Ethical Behavior/Evolutionary Biology & Literature. Deadline September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
St. Francis College
contact email: 
publisher@ebibliotekos.com

The editors of ASEBL Journal invite queries for the January 2014 issue. Deadline for articles is 1 September 2013 (early submissions are encouraged). Issues are housed on the St.

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation - 7th Call for Papers (Open, Non-Thematic Issue)

full name / name of organization: 
[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 7th issue. We accept:

CALL FOR CHAPTERS „Contemporary Television Series: Narrative Structures and Audience Perception”

full name / name of organization: 
Valentina Marinescu-Uiversity of Bucharest
contact email: 
valentina.marinescu@yahoo.com

CALL FOR CHAPTERS
„Contemporary Television Series: Narrative Structures and Audience Perception”

Overview of the Book:

Pupil Online Journal - Composition Across the Disciplines - Deadline: 4/1/13

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

Pupil CFP

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