category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Florida Atlantic University Graduate Journal
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

DEADLINE: January 15th, 2013

CFP: ASA 2013: Minority Literature(s) and the Question of an Ethics of Collective Dissent

full name / name of organization: 
University of Washington
contact email: 
cravela@u.washington.edu

Proposals are invited for a special session on “Minority Literature(s) and the Question of an Ethics of Collective Dissent” to be held at the American Studies Association conference in Washington

[UPDATE] "I am Just Like You": Perpetrators and Bystanders in Holocaust Literature and Film (ALA Boston, May 23-26, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Philippe Codde
contact email: 
Philippe.Codde@ugent.be

“I am Just Like You”: Perpetrators and Bystanders in Holocaust Literature and Film

Papers are invited for a proposed panel at the 2013 ALA Conference in Boston (May 23-26, 2013).

ASA 2013, Washington DC: "Transatlantic Approaches to Nineteenth-Century African American Women's Literature"; January 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Kristin Allukian
contact email: 
kallukian@ufl.edu

CFP for a Panel Proposal for ASA 2013, Washington DC:
"Transatlantic Approaches to Nineteenth-Century African American Women's Literature"

Women and Work: panel proposed for ASA conference, November 21-24, 2013, Washington, D.C.

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association
contact email: 
strong01@nsuok.edu and leiren@aol.com

The meaning of "women's work" has never been stable.

Sir Walter Scott and Music (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Lyrica Society for Word/Music Relations
contact email: 
DrJSDailey@aol.com

Celebrating the 200th anniversary of the publication of _Waverley_, the Lyrica Society is sponsoring a session on the interconnection between the works of Sir Walter Scott and music.

Call for Submissions: Spatial Justice Series DUE February 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Spaces
contact email: 
seditor@emory.edu

Southern Spaces invites essays, photo essays, video productions, and digital projects which explore the relationships between social justice and real and imagined spaces and places of the U.S. South and their global connections.

AFROEUROPE@NS IV:Black identities and cultures in Europe - 1st to 4th October 2013, London.

full name / name of organization: 
Afroeurope@s
contact email: 
sharmilla.beezmohun@speaking-volumes.org.uk

Afroeurope@s/Afroeurope@ns is an international research and development group funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.

[MLA Session] Global Art, Western American Context

full name / name of organization: 
Western Literature Association / Max Despain
contact email: 
max.despain@gmail.com

Chicago, the 2014 MLA conference location, inspires thought about the individual experience of works of art, and, as the Chicago Art Institute describes: "the irreplaceable embodiments of the creative

The Open I: Decoding Exposure (2/1; 4/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Brooklyn College Graduate English Conference
contact email: 
bcgradconference@gmail.com

CALL for PAPERS: The Open I: Decoding Exposure
Sixth Annual Brooklyn College Graduate English Conference
April 13, 2013

ASA 2013, "Food, Debt and the Anti-Capitalist Imagination"

full name / name of organization: 
Sarika Chandra
contact email: 
schandra@wayne.edu

ASA 2013, Food, Debt and the Anti-Capitalist Imagination

MadLit 2013: Deadline January 1

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013 Call for Papers

CFP: Queer Parents in Cultural Production

full name / name of organization: 
Ed Chamberlain, Ph.D.
contact email: 
ec10@uw.edu

Conference: Cultural Studies Association at Chicago, IL

Conference Dates: Thursday May 23rd to Sunday the 26th 2013

Deadline for Abstracts: Friday, February 1 2013

International Workshop on the Quuestion of Methodology in Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
c pracsis
contact email: 
director@cpracsis.in

The proposed C PRACSIS international workshop on the question of Methodology in Social Sciences and Humanities Research addresses the issues related to the methodological aspects of Social Sciences an

[UPDATE] Health, Mental Health and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Boston College
contact email: 
dailym@bc.edu

The Boston College English Graduate Conference seeks abstracts for papers that consider the intersection between health, mental health, and literature.

[UPDATE] PURITY: A Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
purity-submissions@excursions-journal.org.uk

“Purity is the power to contemplate defilement.” – Simone Weil

“Purity is a negative state and therefore contrary to nature.” – William Faulkner

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Performing Theory, Theorizing Performance: Conceptualization, Execution, and Documentation, due January 22

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

Managing Blocks, Facilitating Fluency: Rethinking Developmental Reading and Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Christian Bednar / North Shore Community College
contact email: 
cbednar@northshore.edu

EDvance is a practitioner-based resource for developmental educators seeking innovative methods of instruction for their English classrooms.

ASA Conference Panel, 21-24 Nov, 2013, Washington DC

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association (ASA) Conference
contact email: 
bsirom@gmail.com

Paper abstracts are sought for the ASA panel "From the Ground Up: Reimagining Collective Dissent in the Transnational Age." The description is below:

Improvisation and Innovation: Clinicians, Scientists and Artists Together, Improving Performance (22-24 March 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
http://www.inter-disciplinary.net/research/interdisciplinarity/meetings-workshops/workshop-improvisation-and-innovation

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS

WORKSHOP Improvisation and Innovation:
Clinicians, Scientists and Artists Together, Improving Performance

March Friday 22nd March to Sunday 24th March 2013

Call for Papers for a Special Issue: Music, Fashion and Style

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Fashion, Style & Popular Culture From Intellect Publishers of original thinking
contact email: 
Jessica.Strubel@unt.edu

Journal of Fashion, Style & Popular Culture
From Intellect Publishers of original thinking

Call for Papers for a Special Issue:
Music, Fashion and Style

Editor: Jessica Strubel

Call for Research Papers from IJCER February 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Computer & Electronics Research (IJCER)
contact email: 
chiefeditor@ijcer.org

International Journal of Computer & Electronics Research (IJCER) is an online peer reviewed international journal. It aims to promote the research in all areas of computer & electronics engineering.

CFP – Bilingual (Hungarian & English) Edited Collection: “Család és tolerancia mint traumakezelés Kurt Vonnegut műveiben / Famil

full name / name of organization: 
Rebeka Sára Szigethy & Ádám T. Bogár
contact email: 
rbksra@gmail.com & adam.bogar@gmail.com

We seek essays for an edited collection on the topics of family, tolerance, and trauma management in Kurt Vonnegut’s oeuvre.

[UPDATE] Digital Humanities: Literary Studies and Information Science, March 2013 (Deadline January 4, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign British Modernities Reading Group
contact email: 
modernities@gmail.com

Call for Papers and Posters:

“Digital Humanities: Literary Studies and Information Science”

British Modernities Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

March 8-9, 2013

[UPDATE] Marginalia: Life on the Edges, February 15 and 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
UNC MEMS, Duke MedRen, UNC Graduate School
contact email: 
nccolloquium2013@gmail.com

The 13th annual North Carolina Colloquium in Medieval and Early Modern Studies invites graduate students to submit proposals that engage broadly with the notion of marginalia.

CFP Humanities in the 21st Century (March 2013; Oxford, England)

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hum1@inter-disciplinary.net

CFP: HUMANITIES IN THE 21st CENTURY
Saturday 24th-Sunday 25th March 2013
Harris Manchester College, Oxford

CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND PARTICIPANTS

But is it art?

full name / name of organization: 
NYU French Dept.
contact email: 
butisitartconference@gmail.com

The Department of French at NYU
announces its annual Graduate Student Conference:

… but is it art?

March 8th and 9th, 2013

WSQ DEBT issue Call for Papers (Due March 15)

full name / name of organization: 
WSQ
contact email: 
wsqeditorial@gmail.com

ISSUE OF WSQ , SPRING 2014 – DEBT

Guest Editors – Meena Alexander and Rosalind Petchesky

CALL FOR PAPERS

From the Ground Up: Reimagining Collective Dissent in the Transnational Age

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association (ASA) 2013, Washington DC
contact email: 
bsirom@gmail.com

The authors of Transnationalism From Below remind us of the cleft between the theories and practices within the transnational rubric to argue that “the power to resist hegemonic projects, exists lat

LSU Graduate Student Conference March 8th-9th

full name / name of organization: 
6th annual Louisiana State University Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
pcynar1@lsu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS:

LSU Graduate Student Philosophy Conference 2013
March 8 & 9, Louisiana State University

Submission deadline: January 20.

Bruce Springsteen

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)
contact email: 
rfletch3@mix.wvu.edu

Chair of 2012 Bruce Springsteen session: Ryan Fletcher, West Virginia University, Department of English, PLEASE SUBMIT Abstract (approx. 50-100 words) with Proposal (approx.

International Conference: Paul Ricoeur and the Future of the Humanities | June 27-29, 2013 | Groningen, the Netherlands

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Groningen; The Radboud University Nijmegen; The Young Academy
contact email: 
info@ricoeur.com

The University of Groningen, The Radboud University Nijmegen and The Young Academy organize a conference on the impact of Ricoeur in the Humanities.

Global Research Project on Fan Communities and Fandom

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fan1@inter-disciplinary.ney

CFP: Global Research Project on Fan Communities and Fandom
22nd-23rd March 2013
Harris Manchester College, Oxford

EPTC 2013, Victoria, BC, Canada, June 4-7, deadline Jan. 15

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture
contact email: 
eptctcep@gmail.com

The society for the study of Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture / Théorie et culture existentialistes et phénoménologiques (EPTC/TCEP) invites papers discussing any aspects of exis

[UPDATE] WRITING INTO ART

full name / name of organization: 
David Kinloch, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
contact email: 
kinloch.david1@gmail.com

Only two weeks to go until the deadline (5 January, 2013) for call for papers for this international conference on ekphrasis. For full details please see http://writingintoart.wordpress.com

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