category: interdisciplinary

Connected Histories of Empire, 15-16 July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for the Study of Colonial & Postcolonial Societies, University of Bristol
contact email: 
To apply please send a 250 word abstract to the organisers at connectedhistoriesofempire@yahoo.co.uk by 25 January 2013.

[UPDATE] Shifting Boundaries/Crossing Cultures: the Politics, Process, and Performance of Collaboration, April 5 and 6, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Theatre Syndicate and The Performance/Politics Humanities Institute Working Group, Co-Conveners Harmony Bench (Dance), Ryan Skinner (Ethnomusicology and AAAS), and Jennifer Schlueter (Theatre) at The Ohio State University
contact email: 
wilson.2428@osu.edu

The Graduate Theatre Syndicate and The Performance/Politics Humanities Institute Working Group, Co-Conveners Harmony Bench (Dance), Ryan Skinner (Ethnomusicology and AAAS), and Jennifer Schlueter (The

AVANCA | CINEMA 2013 - International Conference Cinema – Art, Technology, Communication - Deadline submission - 27 February

full name / name of organization: 
AVANCA | CINEMA 2013 - International Conference Cinema – Art, Technology, Communication
contact email: 
conferencia.avanca@gmail.com

AVANCA | CINEMA 2013
International Conference Cinema – Art, Technology, Communication

Date: 24 to 28 July, 2013
Place: Avanca – Portugal

[UPDATE] The Male Body in Medicine and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Essay Collection ed. by Greta Depledge and Andrew Mangham
contact email: 
a.s.mangham@reading.ac.uk

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: The Male Body in Medicine and Literature (ed. by Greta Depledge and Andrew Mangham)

Abstracts by 1 June 2013.

[Update] Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literary Regionalism EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Robert Murray
contact email: 
rmurray@stac.edu

This panel, proposed for the 2013 American Literature Association convention in Boston, seeks papers that investigate the intersections between contemporary literary criticism about place and region a

[UPDATE] Modernist Intimacies, University of Sussex, Friday May 17, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Modernist Studies, University of Sussex
contact email: 
rnec20@sussex.ac.uk

EXTENDED DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 11TH, 2013.

Call for Papers:

Modernist Intimacies

Friday May 17, 2013.

The Centre for Modernist Studies
University of Sussex

Diasporic Subjectivity, Intimacy and Memory

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Lacroix/Migrinter, University of Poitiers
contact email: 
thomas.lacroix@univ-poitiers.fr

CALL FOR PAPERS: International Conference
TITLE: “Diasporic Subjectivity, Intimacy and Memory”
CONFERENCE DATES: June 30-July 2, 2013
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: February 15, 2013

EAST-WEST CULTURAL PASSAGE CONFERENCE: THE INTERNATIONAL FAULKNER Sibiu, 31 May – 1 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
LUCIAN BLAGA UNIVERSITY of SIBIU, ROMANIA, THE DEPARTMENT OF ANGLO-AMERICAN AND GERMAN STUDIES and C. PETER MAGRATH RESEARCH CENTRE FOR CROSS-CULTURAL STUDIES
contact email: 
moni_cojocaru@yahoo.com

Half a century after William Faulkner’s demise, his inciting works and artistic example still continue to challenge misconceptions and misappropriations.

[UPDATE] 'Attentive Writers': Healthcare, Authorship, and Authority

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Coyer, University of Glasgow
contact email: 
arts-attentivewriters@glasgow.ac.uk

‘Attentive Writers’: Healthcare, Authorship, and Authority
Medical Humanities Research Centre, University of Glasgow, 23-25 August 2013

[UPDATE] Word Hoard, Issue 2, Final Reminder, Jan 15 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
The Word Hoard
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

The Word Hoard, Issue 2

Call for Papers: The Unrecyclable

Final Reminder, January 15 submission deadline.

[UPDATE] CFP Extended Deadline - Endnotes 2013: ANONYMITY - UBC English Graduate Conference in Vancouver

full name / name of organization: 
Endnotes 2013 - University of British Columbia English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
endnotesconference@gmail.com

ENDNOTES 2013: Anonymity
UBC English Graduate Conference
Green College, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
May 10 - 12, 2013

Keynotes: Larissa Lai (UBC) and Sneja Gunew (UBC)

ASA 2013 Panel: Slavery, Trafficking, and Criminalization; abstract deadline Jan. 19

full name / name of organization: 
Lyndsey Beutin / American Studies Assoc.
contact email: 
Lbeutin@asc.upenn.edu

ASA Panel, CFP: Slavery, Trafficking, and Criminalization

American Studies Annual Meeting, "Beyond the Logic of Debt, Toward an Ethics of Collective Dissent"
November 21-24, 2013, Washington, DC

Truer West: Western American Authenticity Ten Years On

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Husband / Western Literature Association
contact email: 
andrew.husband@ttu.edu

Ten years after the publication of Nathaniel Lewis’ Unsettling the Literary West: Authenticity and Authorship, western, post-western, and critical regional studies still grapple with the problem of

Geographies of Asian America (ALA May 23-26, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Circle for Asian American Literary Studies
contact email: 
jeehyun.lim@gmail.com

The Circle for Asian American Literary Studies invites submissions for two panels that reflect on the development and state of Asian American literature through the “geographies” of Asian America

“European Cooperation/Cooptation: Ideas of Collaboration and Coordination”

full name / name of organization: 
Center for European Studies, Dalhousie University
contact email: 
Julia.Wright@dal.ca

For the third annual colloquium in European Studies (26-27 April 2013, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada), we invite proposals for papers of 20 minutes that deal with any aspect of cooperation in

Guest Bloggers Needed: Interesting Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Interesting Literature: A Library of Literary Interestingness
contact email: 
O.M.Tearle@lboro.ac.uk

The new blog, Interesting Literature (http://interestingliterature.wordpress.com/), is looking for academics and independent scholars to contribute guest blog posts on their research.

*Second Call*, The Return of the Text Conference, Sept. 26-28, 2013; 20-minute Paper Proposals Due March 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Le Moyne College Religion and Literature Forum
contact email: 
gurleyja@lemoyne.edu

The Return of the Text: A Conference on the Cultural Value of Close Reading, Sept. 26-28, 2013
full name / name of organization:
Le Moyne College Religion and Literature Forum
contact email:

[UPDATE] Ethnic Perspectives on Ethnic Literatures: A Contemporary Critical and Theoretical Reader

full name / name of organization: 
Carrie Sheffield / University of Tennessee
contact email: 
carrielouisesheffield@gmail.dom

UPDATE
Call For Papers

Ethnic Perspectives on Ethnic Literatures:
A Contemporary Critical and Theoretical Reader

Editors J. Stephen Pearson and Carrie Louise Sheffield

Call for paper submissions for the next issue of Information World Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Information World Journal
contact email: 
bilgi@bd.org.tr

The Information World Journal (ISSN 1302-3217) is a refereed journal and has been published twice in a year since 2000 by the University and Research Librarians’ Association (UNAK) in Turkey.

International Conference on Interdisciplinary Translation Studies, Iran 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imam Reza University of Mashahd, Iran
contact email: 
khoshsaligheh [at] gmail.com

As the conference has been upgraded from a national to an international event, it is rescheduled to be a three-day event, held on 30 April to 02 May 2013 at Pardisan Five Start Hotel, Mashhad, Iran ho

[UPDATE] Border/lands: An Interdisciplinary Ecocritical Conference DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB. 25TH

full name / name of organization: 
University of Idaho, Department of English (Graduate Students)
contact email: 
uigec2013@gmail.com

University of Idaho Graduate Students of English Conference: BORDER/LANDS

Extended CFP: Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Battleground States Conference
contact email: 
battlegroundstates@gmail.com

Bowling Green State University Presents the 8th Annual Battleground States Conference
Title: Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

Artscapes: Urban Art and The Public - An Inter-disciplinary Conference on Art and Urban Spaces - 27-28 June 2013

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

Call for Abstracts

Renewing/Reknowing the Body

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies Students Association
contact email: 
taylor.scanlon@ubc.ca

In Precarious Life, Judith Butler writes that “[t]he body implies mortality, vulnerability, agency; the skin and the flesh expose us to the gaze of others, but also to touch, and to violence, and bo

Modernism and Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
Emerging Modernisms: Digital Modernism Collective
contact email: 
modernistbloggers@gmail.com

Call for Submissions: Modernism and Aesthetics

Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution (Symposium at Unviersity of Edinburgh, 6th Sept 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
criticalpedagogies@ed.ac.uk

CfP: Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution
Interdisciplinary Symposium at the University of Edinburgh, 6th September 2013

Some Crazy Cliff -- the image of crisis in American Culture

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association -- Nov 21-24, D.C.
contact email: 
dglassmeyer@bradley.edu

From Elsie's plunge off a cliff in _Birth of a Nation_, to _The Catcher in the Rye_'s dream of shielding children from the danger of falling over "some crazy cliff," to the recent rhetoric of the "fi

Communication and Art panel, CSA 2013, deadline Jan. 25

full name / name of organization: 
Lyndsey Beutin / Penn
contact email: 
Lbeutin@asc.upenn.edu

CSA Panel, CFP: Communication and Art

Cultural Studies Annual Meeting, “Beyond Disciplinarity: Interventions in Cultural Studies and the Arts”
May 23-26, 2013, Chicago, IL

Proposed Panel for ASA 2013: Beyond Blood and Treasure: Reconceptualizing War Debt

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association / War & Peace Studies Caucus
contact email: 
adelman@umbc.edu

Beyond the familiar metrics of ‘blood and treasure,’ what does war cost? Contemporary American militarism is dominated by a fiduciary logic.

_Girls_ and the f-word: twenty-first century representations of women’s lives (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tahneer Oksman, CUNY Graduate Center
contact email: 
toksman@gc.cuny.edu

Papers addressing the pioneering HBO show, attendant discussions and controversies, and/or related media exploring twenty-first century feminisms.

Plant Studies Book [Update] - Deadline for abstracts: 3/1/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Randy Laist
contact email: 
rlaist@goodwin.edu

Forthcoming multi-contributor volume on Plant Studies seeking contributions!

[Update] Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY) Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University March 8th-9t

SMART 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Social Media in Academia: Research and Teaching
contact email: 
smart2013@edusoft.ro

Social Media in Academia: Research and Teaching provides relevant theoretical frameworks and the latest research on social media the challenges in the educational context.

QUESTS – CONQUESTS / QUÊTES - CONQUÊTES - Invitation to Publish in ACTA IASSYENSIA COMPARATIONIS issue 12 (2/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
ACTA IASSYENSIA COMPARATIONIS, Iasi, University "Alexandru Ioan Cuza"
contact email: 
acta.iassy.comp@gmail.com, anamaria.stefan@uaic.ro

Invitation to publish in ACTA IASSYENSIA COMPARATIONIS 12 (2/2012):
QUESTS – CONQUESTS / QUÊTES - CONQUÊTES

The deadline for the submission of articles and book reviews is March 4, 2013.

FEMINIST SYMPOSIUM: Boundaries, Bodies, and Dissidence March 29, 2013 (Submission Deadline February 1st 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
fau.wsgsa@gmail.com

FEMINIST SYMPOSIUM: Boundaries, Bodies, and Dissidence: Negotiating New Spaces of Feminist Knowledge on March 29, 2013

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