category: interdisciplinary

The Page: Visual and Material Literature (March 14-16, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Students Association, Department of English, University of Ottawa
contact email: 
uottawa.conference@gmail.com

The Page: Visual and Material Literature
2014 Department of English Graduate Student Conference
University of Ottawa
14-16 March 2014

[UPDATE] Devouring: Food, Drink and the Written Word, 1800-1945, 8th March 2014 (deadline 31st Oct 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
devouring2014@gmail.com

Devouring: Food, Drink and the Written Word, 1800-1945

Saturday 8th March 2014, University of Warwick

Keynote speakers:
Professor Nicola Humble (University of Roehampton)

CFP for Edited Collection: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Popular Fantasy

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, University of London
contact email: 
j.roberts@bbk.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for essays which explore non-normative representations of gender and sexuality in a range of contemporary popular fantasy, including, but not limited to: tv episodes and series,

ACLA 2014: The Local and the Regional: Elided Spaces of Postcolonial Capital, March 20-23, NYU

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
slw343@nyu.edu

Organizers:
- Laurie Lambert (Assistant Professor, African-American and Africana Studies, UC Davis)
- Shirley Wong (Post-doctoral fellow, English, NYU)

The Reception of German Art Art Theory, and Philosophy by the Americas in the 20th Century (AAH London 10-12 Apr 14)

full name / name of organization: 
Panel at the Association of Art Historians: AAH
contact email: 
tatianeelias@hotmail.com

The panel considers the impact of German Art, Art Theory, Aesthetics, and Philosophy on the Americas.

Disasters, Apocalypses, and Catastrophes-PCA/ACA Chicago, IL April 16-19 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Pop Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
disasterculture@yahoo.com

In a hyper-mediated global culture, disaster events reach us with great speed and digital detail, and we begin forming, interpreting, and historicizing catastrophes simultaneously with people worldwid

A Return to Cicely: Why We Need Northern Exposure Today More Than Ever

full name / name of organization: 
Keith Fudge/University of Arkansas Fort Smith
contact email: 
keith.fudge@uafs.edu

It is difficult to believe that it has been almost 25 years since the award-winning Northern Exposure made its television debut.

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Rim Conference on Literature and Rhetoric
contact email: 
pacrim2014@gmail.com

Creating and Resisting Meaning: Recalibrating the Identity and Agency of the Textual Consumer

Date: March 7-8, 2014
Location: Administration Building, University of Alaska Anchorage

Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
The Hungarian Philosophical Association
contact email: 
kremeralexander5@gmail.com

The Hungarian Philosophical Association is organizing an international conference on “Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics”.

Keynote speaker: Richard Shusterman

[UPDATE] Mindful Body in the Arts of Eating: International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Body, Mind, and Culture (Florida Atlantic University)
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 3-day conference, January 23–25, 2014, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

Colonial Violence

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
rnp@umd.edu

Midwest Victorian Studies Association 2014
April 11th-13th
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Colonial Violence

Political Violence at Home and Abroad

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
w.meier@tcu.edu

Midwest Victorian Studies Association 2014
April 11th-13th
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Political Violence at Home and Abroad

Sensational Violence: "The Mysteries Which Are At Our Own Doors"

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
lsurridg@uvic.ca

Midwest Victorian Studies Association 2014
April 11th-13th
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Sensational Violence: “The Mysteries Which Are at Our Own Doors”

[UPDATE] JOY/JOIE University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature Feb 27th - Mar 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

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JOY
Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

CFP: The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and the Summer of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP: The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and the Summer of Love

CFP Participants for Roundtable Discussion on Assessment Innovations at one day conference Mar. 1, 2014 in New Jersey

full name / name of organization: 
Tri-State Best Practices Conference
contact email: 
phaji@bergen.edu

If you have experience in any aspect of assessing student learning, please join a roundtable discussion at the third annual Tri-State Best Practices Conference for college teachers in New York, New Je

Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature? (1 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
contact email: 
robert.mcgill@utoronto.ca

"Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature?" session
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada

*Call for Papers Submissions Deadline Extended to 14 October '13* Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (Vol. 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies (42nd UBC Medieval Workshop), Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Œcologies Project, along with the Committee for Medieval Studies at the University of British Columbia
contact email: 
robert.rouse@ubc.ca

42nd UBC Medieval Workshop

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies

MadLit 2014: "Texts and Violence" with keynote speaker Hillary Chute/ Feb 20-22

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

MadLit 2013: Texts and Violence

Keynote speaker: Hillary Chute, author of Graphic Women and Associate Editor of MetaMaus

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference, 19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

full name / name of organization: 
Maureen O'Connor, School of English, University College Cork
contact email: 
maureen.oconnor@ucc.ie

Ireland and Ecocriticism: Second Interdisciplinary Conference
19-21 June 2014, University College Cork

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] MELUS CFP for 2015 Special Issue on African American Print Cultures--Deadline Extended to Dec. 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States
contact email: 
hrambsy@siue.edu

MELUS CFP for 2015 Special Issue: African American Print Cultures
Guest Editors: Joycelyn Moody and Howard Rambsy II

Undergraduate essays in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

Encourage your best students to submit their work to the VHR. We publish the best research in the humanities from undergraduate students across the globe. Check us out at www.lvc.edu/vhr

2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

What is the future of illustration studies?

What can comics scholars learn from animation studies and vice versa?

UPDATED Colours of Memory: A Conference on the Writing of Geoff Dyer, 11th July 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
geoffdyerconference2014@gmail.com

Papers are invited for the first academic conference dedicated to the writing of Geoff Dyer—novelist, essayist, critic, travel writer and omnivorous public intellectual.

"Detouring Tradition's Capital" (Deadline: November 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2014, New York City
contact email: 
plurie@richmond.edu; tmw26@buffalo.edu

Despite its conservative emphasis on stability, “tradition” has been conceptually uprooted by twentieth and twenty-first century literature and theory.

1st Global Conference: Sexuality and Disability (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sd1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Sexuality and Disability

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

The Narrative Bridge: Connecting through the Health Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Writing Center of The Medical University of South Carolina
contact email: 
kerli@musc.edu

The Narrative Bridge: Connecting through the Health Humanities

Keynote address and workshop by Dr. Sayantani DasGupta

4th Global Conference: Urban Popcultures (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
up4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Urban Popcultures

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

Law & Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop, June 8-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Law & Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop
contact email: 
culture@law.columbia.edu

The University of Southern California Center for Law, History & Culture, UCLA School of Law, Columbia Law School, and Georgetown University Law School invite submissions for the tenth meeting of the L

New Immaterialities

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations
contact email: 
erika.kerruish@scu.edu.au

Transformations is calling for submissions for Issue 25: New Immaterialities

Reci - Journal for Linguistics, Literaturology and Culturology

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade
contact email: 
reci@alfa.edu.rs

Sixth issue will be dedicated to the bicentenary of the birth of Petar Petrovic Njegos.
We accept papers from all fields of linguistics, literaturology and culturology.

9th Global Conference: Cybercultures (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cyber9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: Cybercultures

Wednesday 15th May – Friday 17th May 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

CFP:12th Global Conference: Violence

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
v12@inter-disciplinary.net

12th Global Conference: Violence

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations

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