category: interdisciplinary

CFP: 7th International Workshop on Critical Information Infrastructures Security (CRITIS 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malaga
contact email: 
critis2012@gmail.com

C a l l     F o r     P a p e r s

7th International Workshop on
Critical Information Infrastructures Security (CRITIS 2012)

Radisson Blu Lillehammer Hotel

Terror and the Inhuman Conference-- Providence, RI (October 25-27, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Modern Culture and Media, Brown University
contact email: 
terror.inhuman.conference@gmail.com

Call for Papers [Deadline: June 30, 2012]
Terror and the Inhuman Conference
Brown University
Department of Modern Culture and Media

Providence, Rhode Island
October 25 - 27, 2012

Rummaging Around in Alan Moore's Shorts

full name / name of organization: 
Comics Forum
contact email: 
comicsforum@hotmail.co.uk

One sign of the rude health of comic book studies is the growing body of scholarship that focuses on, encompasses, or takes as its starting point, the work of acclaimed and prolific British comics wri

Between pragmatism and prejudice: European representations of the Ottoman-Safavid conflict (ca. 1500-1650)

full name / name of organization: 
Julia Schleck & Kaya Sahin / EMIT Society @ RSA
contact email: 
jschleck2@unl.edu; iksahin@yahoo.com

Early Modern Image and Text Society
RSA 2013
Organizers: Kaya Sahin (University of Indiana Bloomington) & Julia Schleck (University of Nebraska Lincoln)
Deadline: May 10, 2012

[UPDATE] "Circulations of/in Cinema" Toulouse, France June 17-19, 2013 DATE MODIFIED

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toulouse, France
contact email: 
circulationscinema@gmail.com

Call for papers "Circulations of/in Cinema"

Université de Toulouse II - Le Mirail, France

June 17-19, 2013 UPDATE / DATE MODIFIED

Gender and Sexuality; October 26 and 27, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
GagnonD@wcsu.edu

One-page proposals are requested for any topic within the category of gender and sexuality in popular culture at the Northeast Popular Culture Association conference at Saint John Fisher College in Ro

UPDATE Moving Children -- deadline extended PAMLA

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Watt/UC Riverside
contact email: 
kate.watt@ucr.edu

Whether “transported,” imprisoned, kidnapped, enslaved, committed to the workhouse, trained for positions in “service,” apprenticed, shipped off to Canada, adopted, shuttled around by parents

UPDATE PAMLA Moving Children -- deadline extended

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Watt/UC Riverside
contact email: 
kate.watt@ucr.edu

Whether “transported,” imprisoned, kidnapped, enslaved, committed to the workhouse, trained for positions in “service,” apprenticed, shipped off to Canada, adopted, shuttled around by parents

EC/ASECS Convention, 11/1-11/3, Baltimore: "Masculine Honorability and the Political Subject"

full name / name of organization: 
EC/ASECS
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

This panel seeks submissions that explore the dialectical engagement between masculinity and political subjectivity in the public space of honorability and reputation.

CFP: Zizek and Performance - Expressions of Interest by 11 June 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Alex Mangold / Aberystwyth University, Broderick Chow / Brunel University
contact email: 
arm@aber.ac.uk

Expressions of interest are invited from scholars across the humanities interested in philosophy, theatre and performance to contribute to an edited volume on:

"Žižek and Performance"

[UPDATE] SCLA 2012: "Gaming the System"

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
scla38@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Submit paper or panel proposals by June 1, 2012. Please note there are graduate-student travel scholarships available.

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[UPDATE] Celebrity Couples Conference 24 Nov 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Southampton
contact email: 
celebritycouplesconference@gmail.com

Celebrity Couples Conference

The University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Keynote Speakers:

Professor Diane Negra, University College Dublin.

CALL FOR PAPERS: NTU Studies in Language and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Taiwan University
contact email: 
htjian@ntu.edu.tw

NTU Studies in Language and Literature is a refereed journal of literature and culture published biannually (in June and December) by the National Taiwan University Press for the Department of Foreign

UPDATE: " 'FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE' " / University of Valencia, Spain / 12-14 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

Call For Papers
“FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE”
University of Valencia, Spain
12-14 December 2012

Call for Submissions Issue 2

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Literature and Trauma Studies
contact email: 
lucia.aiello@york.ac.uk

You learned the concept ‘pain’ when you learned language

Ludwig Wittgenstein

[Update] Volume on Multilingual Literature, deadline June 1.

full name / name of organization: 
Salvatore Pappalardo, Maria Kager
contact email: 
salpappalas@gmail.com, mariakager@yahoo.com.

Volume on Multilingualism and Translation, deadline June 1
Call for contributions
Polyglot Fancies: Multilingualism and Translation in 20th Century Fiction (working title).

Undead in the West II: They Just Keep Coming (Publication)

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia J. Miller
contact email: 
cynthia_miller@emerson.edu

Undead in the West II: They Just Keep Coming (publication)

(Re)Locating the Frontier: International Western Films (publication)

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia J. Miller
contact email: 
cynthia_miller@emerson.edu

(Re)Locating the Frontier: International Western Films (publication)

ABORIGINAL POETRY from AUSTRALIA; Anthology of Essays; June 30, 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Editor
contact email: 
editorial.india@yahoo.com

Papers /Essays are invited from scholars across the world for an Anthology of Essays on ABORIGINAL POETRY from AUSTRALIA to be published this year.

BHAGVAD-GITA: Anthology of Essays; June 30, 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Editorial
contact email: 
editorbook.2012@gmail.com

BHAGVAD-GITA; Anthology of Essays; June 30, 2012.

Film and Television in the 21st Century Conference (Fort Worth, Texas; Nov. 2-3, 2012); Proposals due July 19, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Film, Television and Digital Media, Texas Christian University
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Call for Papers: Film and Television in the 21st Century Conference (Fort Worth, Texas)

Critiquing Culture: The Cultural Studies Graduate Conference at George Mason University, Virginia, September 22, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee
contact email: 
critiquing.culture@gmail.com

Ideas are to objects as constellations are to stars.
Walter Benjamin

THATCampCaribe 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez
contact email: 
alexgil@virginia.edu

Come join us in Puerto Rico, November 12-14, for the first THATCamp in the broader Caribbean.

BHAGVAD-GITA: Anthology of Essays; June 30, 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Editorial
contact email: 
editorbook.2012@gmail.com

BHAGVAD-GITA; Anthology of Essays; June 30, 2012.

UPDATE: New Deadline: Writers in Hollywood: The Migration to Screenplay; PAMLA Seattle,10/19-21, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session at Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Assoc. 2012, Seattle University
contact email: 
traceehowell@yahoo.com

CFP for PAMLA 2012 Conference, “Migration, Immigration, and Movement” (Seattle, 10/19-21); Special Session in American Literature/Film

"Writers in Hollywood: The Migration to Screenplay"

Tattoos & Tattooing, Mid-Atlantic Popular / American Culture Association Annual Conference, November 1-3, 2012, Pittsburgh, PA.

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
nschon@gmail.com

Do you tattoo? Are tattoos body art? Rebellion? Personal expression? Decadence? Reminiscence? Invitation to look? Disguise?

(Reminder) Special Issue: Translation Theory in Practice: Teaching Romantic Translation(s) (abstracts due May 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Circles Pedagogies
contact email: 
ccwharram@eiu.edu

Romantic Circles Pedagogies invites submissions for a special volume on translation theory in the classroom. Possible topics include:

TV Area - MAPACA - June 15th abstract due date

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
amandasmcclain@gmail.com

The MAPACA television area seeks to investigate the relationship between television and our lives.

Sexuality/Erotica - MAPACA Conference, Pittsburgh - November 1-3, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
acastaldo@widener.edu

The area of Sexuality and Erotica invites papers that address any aspect of human sexual experience and erotica in any form (literary, artistic -- visual, musical, dance, theatrical, photographic).

[UPDATE:FINAL LIST OF SPEAKERS] Ecologies of Seeing or Seeing Whole: Images and Space, Images within Images

full name / name of organization: 
The Nomadikon Centre, University of Bergen, Norway and The College of St. Rose, Albany, New York, USA
contact email: 
ledbettm@strose.edu

CFP for international conference on images, space, and acts of "seeing": The Nomadikon Centre, University of Bergen, Norway and The College of St.

MAPACA - Theatre/Dance/Performance Studies - Conference in Pittsburgh, November 1-3

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
scottjd@sfasu.edu

We welcome submissions for presentations and panels relating to theatre, dance, and performance in popular culture, including theatrical productions; dramatic text and playwriting; modes of performanc

Call for Submissions: Logo Contest for SWTX PCA/ACA (06/15/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
swtxpca.org@gmail.com

Call for Submissions:
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
Logo Contest
www.swtxpca.org

$500 Prize

Zizek and Performance: Expressions of Interest by 11 June 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Broderick Chow & Alex Mangold / Brunel University, UK / Aberystwyth University, UK
contact email: 
broderick.chow@brunel.ac.uk & arm@aber.ac.uk

** Apologies for cross-posting **

Expressions of interest are invited from scholars across the humanities interested in philosophy, theatre and performance to contribute to an edited volume on:

Žižek and Performance

Scritture migranti / Migrant Writings - June 20, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali
contact email: 
redazione.scritturemigranti@unibo.it

The Department of Italian Studies at the University of Bologna (Italy) is now accepting submissions for its next issue (n.

PASSIONS: Synapsis - European School for Comparative Studies, 3-10 Sept. 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Synapsis (European School for Comparative Studies)
contact email: 
synapsis 2012@unisi.it

For some time now, philosophers, sociologists and neuroscientists have started to look once again at the world of emotions and passions to try and understand the mechanisms behind them.

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