category: interdisciplinary

Call For Papers: Panel on Chicana/o Horror and Science Fiction (NACCS-Tejas Foco 2012 in Edinburg, Texas)

full name / name of organization: 
Monica E. Montelongo and Orquidea Morales
contact email: 
(monica.montelongo@ttu.edu) (obmora@umich.edu)

We are looking for anyone interested in forming a panel on Chicana/o Horror and Science Fiction for the upcoming NACCS-Tejas Foco 2012 in Edinburg, Texas.

[UPDATE] Unity in Disparity: Cultural Connections on Heavy Metal (Book Project 9/24-11/30)

full name / name of organization: 
Bryan Bardine-University of Dayton Mika Elovaara --Shattuck-St. Mary's
contact email: 
bbardine1@udayton.edu melovaara@hotmail.com

We invite proposals for our interdisciplinary book project (working title) Unity in Disparity: Cultural Connections on Heavy Metal.

[Update] Risk, Crisis, Speculation: 1500-1800 / Conference Date: February 9, 2013 / Abstracts Due: December 2, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our twelfth annual conference, “

RSS conference Sept.2013/April 15 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Reception Study Society
contact email: 
pgold@udel.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Fifth Biannual conference of the RECEPTION STUDY SOCIETY
Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 26-29 2013

The Sophist's Cookbook: Recipes for Rhetoricians

full name / name of organization: 
Jimmy Butts / Clemson University
contact email: 
jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

The Sophist’s Cookbook: Recipes for Rhetoricians

When Plato was discounting rhetoric in the Gorgias, he called it the counterpart to cookery.

Graduate Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum

full name / name of organization: 
Marilee Brooks-Gillies, Elena G. Garcia, Soo Hyon Kim, Katie Manthey, Trixie G. Smith, Shari J. Wolke, Michigan State University
contact email: 
gunterka@msu.edu

Across the Disciplines:Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Language, Learning and Academic Writing

http://wac.colostate.edu/atd/

A special issue of Across the Disciplines, Spring 2014:

[UPDATE] Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

February 15th-17th in Montreal, QC

Keynote Address: Dr. Cary Wolfe, Rice University
Faculty Address: Dr. Peter Gibian, McGill University

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Manchester
contact email: 
jungleofcitiesconference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

An academic conference to be held at Chetham’s Library, Manchester, on 30th May 2013

[UPDATE] TALKING BODIES: Imminent deadline for Call for Papers; keynote speaker announced

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Emma Rees, University of Chester
contact email: 
talkingbodies@chester.ac.uk

IMMINENT DEADLINE: CALL FOR PAPERS; KEYNOTE SPEAKER ANNOUNCED

TALKING BODIES: IDENTITY, SEXUALITY, REPRESENTATION
An international, interdisciplinary conference

talkingbodies@chester.ac.uk

[UPDATE] REMINDER: "Color" proposals due 1 December 2012 (IMS-Paris, 27-29 June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
International Medieval Society (IMS-Paris)
contact email: 
contact@ims-paris.org

Keynote speakers:
Jonathan Boulton, Medieval Institute, University of Notre Dame
Michel Pastoureau, EPHE, EHESS

Consent: Terms of Agreement, March 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Graduate Conference (Hosted by Dept. of English GSAC)
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: “Consent: Terms of Agreement”
Submission Deadline: Jan. 1st

Blog Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Performing Humanity
contact email: 
mgnesler@bsu.edu

Performing Humanity (www.performinghumanity.wordpress.com) is an interdisciplinary academic blog exploring the hybridity and the blurred categories of human and animal.

Reading Identity Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
MacEwan University
contact email: 
readingidentity@gmail.com

Reading Identity: Inside/Out
Friday February 1st and Saturday February 2nd, 2013

Proposal deadline: November 26, 2012
Please submit proposals to readingidentity@gmail.com

[UPDATE] Deadline extended to DEC 10, 2012: MIGC FAILURE

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC)
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

FAILURE

CALL FOR PAPERS: IFASC 2013 INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS-"Young at Art" İstanbul, TURKEY, March 14-15, 2013‏

full name / name of organization: 
INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS
contact email: 
ifasc@maltepe.edu.tr

The Communications Students Local Organizing Committee at Maltepe University is delighted to announce the opening of the call for papers for the ‘Young at Art’ undergraduate students conference to

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis -- Inaugural Issue of the Rat's Mouth Review Graduate Journal

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

All submissions due by December 1st, 2012.

Call for Proposals Deadline: December 7th, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The African & African Diaspora Studies Graduate Student Association (AADSGSA)
contact email: 
dblac023@fiu.edu

African and African Diaspora Studies Symposium
> Dates: February 26-27, 2013
> Call for Proposals Deadline: December 7th, 2012
> Location: Florida International University, Miami Florida

Transgression, Trespassing and Taboos in the Long-Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University
contact email: 
transgression2013@cardiff.ac.uk

Transgression, Trespassing and Taboos in the Long-Nineteenth Century

Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference – Call for papers

Cardiff University, 10th April 2013

LAST CALL - Poetry and Creative Writing - November 31

full name / name of organization: 
The Tau Creative Journal, Lourdes University
contact email: 
Tau@lourdes.edu

The TAU 2013
The tau is the Lourdes University
creative journal
of art, poetry, and other creative work
The Tau dates back to 1959.

Each entry should be:
Submitted separately

[Update] Deadline Extension: “Science Fiction & Fictions in Science” (3/1/2013; abstracts due 12/01/2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers University, New Brunswick
contact email: 
scifi.fisci@gmail.com

Science Fiction & Fictions in Science” (3/1/2013; abstracts due 12/01/2012)

Call for Games: Strange Tales

full name / name of organization: 
Clemson University - Jimmy Butts
contact email: 
jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

Here is the official handout: http://db.tt/SifCWBmh

This is a call for games.

Submit to: Jimmy Butts via jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

NEMSC Graduate Student Conference, March 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
New England Medieval Studies Consortium
contact email: 
uconn.nemsc@gmail.com

30th Annual New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference
"Collaborations"

Saturday, March 16, 2013
University of Connecticut

"Travel, Contact, Exchange" April 19-20, 2013 Abstracts due Jan. 14

full name / name of organization: 
Plymouth State University Medieval and Renaissance Forum
contact email: 
PSUForum@gmail.com

34th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum
Plymouth State University
Plymouth, NH, USA
Friday and Saturday April 19-20, 2013

Call for Papers and Sessions
“Travel, Contact, Exchange”

"Teaching and Learning" in the Journal of Popular Romance Studies ONGOING

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
Lisa.Fletcher@utas.edu.au

The Journal of Popular Romance Studies (JPRS) is a peer-reviewed on-line journal presenting scholarship on representations of romantic love in popular media, now and in the past, from anywhere in the

Making It Work: US Thought and Culture Between Praxis and Paralysis, April 5-6 2013

full name / name of organization: 
US Literatures and Cultures Consortium at the University of Michigan
contact email: 
usistconference2013@gmail.com

Are there distinctively American attitudes toward objectivity and truth, judgment and action?

Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures

full name / name of organization: 
Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures
contact email: 
jeunesse@uwinnipeg.ca

Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures is an interdisciplinary, refereed academic journal whose mandate is to publish research on and to provide a forum for discussion about cultural product

Reading and Health in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval and Early Modern Research Group, Newcastle University
contact email: 
elw5@st-andrews.ac.uk

5th-6th July, 2013

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Katharine Craik
Helen Smith
Richard Wistreich

CFP Paranormal Romance (PCA/ACA Washington 2013) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association Amerincan Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

CFP True Blood (PCA/ACA Washington, 3/2012) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
The Popular Culture Association American Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

"The Unrecyclable" Extended Deadline [UPDATE]

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

The Word Hoard

Call for Papers, Extended Deadline:

The Unrecyclable

November 14, 2012

REMINDER - DEADLINE December 1, 2012 - Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2 -

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Otherness
contact email: 
otherness.research@gmail.com

The Centre for Studies in Otherness invites papers for the e-journal issue Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2.

The Role of Language in Society and Education

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Exchange Quarterly
contact email: 
emiliadimartino@gmail.com

Academic Exchange Quarterly
Winter 2013, Volume 17, Issue 4
Expanded issue up to 400+ pages.
Articles on various topics plus the following special sections.

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013. Abstract submission deadline by Dec. 23, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The Associated Graduate Student of English (AGSE) at California State University, Northridge
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013 at California State University, Northridge.

All-Irish Issue of Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (Initial Deadline 1/31/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
mccabeb@cgu.edu

Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal is seeking articulate and well-reasoned articles exploring any element of Irish women’s writing and experience.

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”, Graduate Conf, 5-6 April 2013; Deadline: 15 Jan 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Religion Graduate Organization at Syracuse Univeristy
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

Monsters, angels, demons, vampires and cyborgs challenge conventional notions of humanity. The lived experience of many humans also pushes against these norms.

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