category: interdisciplinary

Sargasso journal - Agency and Intervention in Caribbean Contexts

full name / name of organization: 
Sargasso a peer-reviewed journal of Caribbean Literature, Language and Culture
contact email: 
sargasso.agency.intervention@gmail.com

This issue seeks scholarship that addresses the varied ways that agency and/or intervention has been engaged, configured, and/or problematized within Caribbean societies, traditions, and cultures.

“The digital subject: memory, hypermnesia” November 13-15, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis
contact email: 
hypermnesia@univ-paris8.fr

Call for paper (modified)

International symposium: “The digital subject: memory, hypermnesia”

University of Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis, November 13-15, 2012

Corsets and Clockworks: Steampunk and Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture/Deadline 16 July 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association/Cincinnati, OH, November 8-11, 2012
contact email: 
amalkovich@concord.edu

Steampunk and Neo-Victorian Literature are widely read and written in contemporary popular culture.

Tenth Annual Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies - University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst will host its tenth annual graduate student conference on Saturday, October 6, 2012.

Media Activism and Social Movements (2013 Society for Cinema and Media Studies; Chicago, first week of March

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Robe'
contact email: 
crobe@fau.edu

The work of scholars like Clemencia Rodriguez, John Downing, David Graeber, and Jeffrey Juris has increasingly revealed the necessity of analyzing film and new media in relation to broader activist so

Essays for journal - languague, literacy, literature, culture and/or English teaching

full name / name of organization: 
Changing English: Studies in Culture and Education
contact email: 
safischer@mac.com

The editors seek articles concerned with English language, literacy and literature teaching worldwide as well as essays on literature and culture that do not specifically address teaching.

Intersections: Black Queer Studies October 20, 2012 (Abstracts due AUG 31st)

full name / name of organization: 
Princeton University
contact email: 
bedmonds@princeton.edu

Intersections: An Inaugural Black Queer Sexuality Studies Graduate Student Conference
With Keynote Speaker Professor Kara Keeling
Location: Princeton University
Date: October 20,2012

[UPDATE] CFP Text as Memoir: Tales of Travel, Immigration, and Exile SAMLA, Nov. 9-11, 2012, Durham, NC

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Carola Mattord, Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
cmattord@kennesaw.edu

Session English 1 Title: Travel in Medieval Literature. Travel is an important activity in the Middle Ages, and, therefore, plays a large role in the literature of the period.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 6/15/2012

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Submission and application deadline: June 15, 2012

Symposium on Turkey, European Union, Eurasia, Africa and Americas (17th November 2012, London)

full name / name of organization: 
Organized by Bosphorus Research Center (BRC)
contact email: 
boreceuk@gmail.com

Bosporus Research Center is inviting PhD students, academics and any other interested parties to join the symposium on Turkey, European Union, Eurasia, Africa and Americas.

[UPDATE] SF Storyworlds

full name / name of organization: 
Gylphi Press
contact email: 
P.A.March-Russell@kent.ac.uk

SF Storyworlds is the critical studies series published by Gylphi Press (UK).

'Doing Photography' workshop, Durham University, UK, 9-11 January 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
mjmead@talk21.com

‘Doing Photography’
A two-day workshop hosted by
Durham Centre for Advanced Photography Studies
in association with
The Toronto Photography Seminar
9-11 January 2013
Durham University, UK

“PROBLEMATICS OF QUR’AN’S TRANSLATIONS IN THE SUB-CONTINENT”1. July 5,2012 Last date for Submission of Abstracts 2. July 21, 20

full name / name of organization: 
International Islamic University Islamabad, Pakistan
contact email: 
pqts@iiu.edu.pk

Translation of the Qur’an has been a challenging task from its very inception.

[UPDATE] CFP - Gothic Antipodes: An Interdisciplinary Conference, 22-23 January 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its inaugural conference, to be held at Stamford Plaza Hotel, Auckland, on 22-23 January 2013.

Call for Submissions: Celebrity Culture in Canada

full name / name of organization: 
Lorraine York & Katja Lee
contact email: 
yorkl@cogeco.ca, leek66@mcmaster.ca

Wayne Gretzky. Celine Dion. Rick Mercer. David Suzuki. Pierre Trudeau.

Interstitial Journal (Inaugural Issue), Deadline: December 31, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Interstitial: A Journal of Modern Culture and Events
contact email: 
editors@interstitialjournal.com


In the modern era, interstitiality, or the space between one boundary and the next, has become an urgent area of investigation.

Gender and Genre: Exploring Intersections in Women’s Life-Writing (Deadline: Sept. 30th)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel N. Spear, Vice President of NeMLA’s WGS Caucus
contact email: 
wgsnemla@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Gender and Genre: Exploring Intersections in Women’s Life-Writing

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013

UPDATE: Bollywood and the Crises of Representation: Terrorism, Us, Them, and 9/11

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Cinema-Victoria College
contact email: 
sdg1980@gmail.com

"Infamous Form" (EC/ASECS 11/1-11/3, Baltimore)

full name / name of organization: 
East Central/ American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
stephanie.insley@gmail.com

Samuel Johnson may have been wrong about the staying power of Tristram Shandy, but it’s nevertheless clear that some of the eighteenth century’s oddest works didn’t “do long.” Prompted by re

Materiality of Devotion and Piety: The Middle Ages and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue University/ Indiana Medieval Graduate Consortium
contact email: 
park307@purdue.edu

“The hooly blisful martyr for to seke,” is the alleged goal for the pilgrimage that structures Geoffrey Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales.

Reframing Ekphrasis: Comparative Literature Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature Programme, King's College London
contact email: 
reframingekphrasis@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Stephen Cheeke (University of Bristol)

Aberrant Enlightenment Ecopoetics (abstracts due 9/1)

full name / name of organization: 
Conference on Ecopoetics, UC Berkeley, Feb. 22-24, 2013
contact email: 
lynne.feeley@duke.edu

This panel explores ecopoetics in the long eighteenth-century.

UPDATE "worth a thousand words": at the intersections of literature and the visua arts, 24-26 October 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Radboud University Nijmegen (the Netherlands)
contact email: 
literatureandthevisualarts@let.ru.nl


http://www.ru.nl/hlcs/worthathousandwords

Proposals deadline: 1 July 2012

Joyce and Visual Culture - SAMLA, Durham, NC, Nov. 9-11, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Assoc./Society for Critical Exchange
contact email: 
nmiller@loyola.edu

Papers are invited on Joyce’s engagements with visual culture in any aspect.

InVisible Culture Issue 19: Blind Spots (Spring 13)

full name / name of organization: 
InVisible Culture Electronic Journal of Visual Culture
contact email: 
ivc.rochester@gmail.com

Blind Spots

InVisible Culture, Issue 19

[UPDATE]-The 5th Biennial Philosophy and Literature Conference at Purdue University-October 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Department of Philosophy and Literature
contact email: 
truthandtechnology2012@gmail.com

The 5th Biennial Philosophy and Literature Conference at Purdue University

Theme: “Truth, Thought, and Technology”

October: Friday & Saturday, 19th & 20th, 2012

Negotiating Latinidades, Understanding Identities within Space

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA /Sponsored by Tufts University /March 21-24, 2013
contact email: 
ksanchez@georgian.edu

The negotiation of Latin@ identities within space—cities, universities, homes, exile, —requires an understanding of ethnicities, language(s), religion(s), social class, gender, as well as the psyc

[UPDATE AND EXTENSION] '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

The aim of this conference is to explore the role of live animals on the stage, from the early modern era to the present time.

TABLETOP BOARD GAMES AND THE TELEVISUAL IMAGINATION (SCMS - Chicago, March 6 - 10, 2013) - submission deadline: July 25, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
David Scott Diffrient / Society for Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
scott.diffrient@colostate.edu

Tabletop Board Games and the Televisual Imagination

Call for Papers: SCMS 2013

“Agency, Fate, and the Forces of History in Nineteenth-Century European Narrative,” NeMLA, March 21-24, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Meyers / NeMLA
contact email: 
jmeyers@uchicago.edu

Panel: “Agency, Fate, and the Forces of History in Nineteenth-Century European Narrative”

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

Conference on the Black Experience (COBE)

full name / name of organization: 
School of Arts and Sciences - Paine College
contact email: 
ewilliams@paine.edu or cobe@paine.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
CONFERENCE ON THE BLACK EXPERIENCE (COBE)
February 6 - 8, 2013
Paine College ~ Augusta, GA
School of Arts and Sciences
Contact email: cobe@paine.edu and ewilliams@paine.edu

[UPDATE]: The Aesthetics of Suffering, November 23-24, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
National Taipei University of Technology
contact email: 
ntuteng@gmail.com

The Aesthetics of Suffering

November 23th-24th, 2012
Department of English
National Taipei University of Technology
Taipei, Taiwan, ROC

Keynote Speakers
Laura Quinney, Brandeis University

Fandom (edited volume) (6/15/12 for abstracts)

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

Call for Contributors – Fandom

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

Deadline for Abstracts – June 15 2012; Accepted Essays – December 1, 2012.

CALL FOR PAPERS - IJORCS, (Volume 2, Issue 5) - June 2012

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Research in Computer Science
contact email: 
info@ijorcs.org

Call For Papers

International Journal of Research in Computer Science

eISSN: 2249 – 8265
ISSN: 2249 – 8257

Deadline: 1st August 2012
Notification: 15th August 2012

Translatio-Medieval Religion Conference--October 5-6, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Organization, The Ohio State University
contact email: 
mrgsaosu@gmail.com

The Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association at The Ohio State University is currently accepting abstracts for the first year of our annual conference, Translatio.

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