category: interdisciplinary

ROUNDTABLE SEARCH: Scholarship Blogging: What? How? Why???

full name / name of organization: 
Kirin Makker/hobart william smith colleges
contact email: 
makker@hws.edu

ROUNDTABLE Participants SEARCH: Scholarship Blogging: What? How? Why???

SACRPH, The Society for American City and Regional Planning History
National Conference, Toronto, Ontario

CFP: "Occupying Main Street" - SACRPH (Soc for Amer City and Regional Planning History)

full name / name of organization: 
Kirin Makker/hobart william smith colleges
contact email: 
makker@hws.edu

The Society for American City and Regional Planning History (SACRPH)
National Conference, Toronto, Ontario -- October 3-6, 2013

We have two papers -- who would like to be our third panelist?

CFP: Special Issue “Framing Lives”

full name / name of organization: 
a/b: Auto/Biography Studies
contact email: 
ricia.chansky@upr.edu

CFP: Special Issue of a/b: Auto/Biography Studies, “Framing Lives”

452ºF CFP: Theatre and Dictatorship

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

On January 31st 2013, we start the CFP for the tenth issue of 452ºF Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, to be published in January 2014.

“Cultures in movement , 19th-21st centuries. The Stakes of Changing Cultures." 10-11 October 2013, La Rochelle, France.

full name / name of organization: 
Faculté de Lettres, Langues, Arts et Sciences Humaines (FLASH), Université de La Rochelle, France.
contact email: 
david.waterman@univ-lr.fr miceala.symington@univ-lr.fr martine.raibaud@univ-lr.fr

This conference is part of a larger research project, focusing on societies, exchanges and power in the Americas and the Asia / Pacific region, as well as questions of identity representation on an in

VILLANOVA PHILOSOPHY CFP *EXTENDED DEADLINE & ADDITIONAL CONFIRMED SPEAKERS*

full name / name of organization: 
Villanova University Department of Philosophy
contact email: 
villanovaphilosophy@gmail.com

VILLANOVA PHILOSOPHY CFP *EXTENDED DEADLINE & ADDITIONAL CONFIRMED SPEAKERS*
*Extended Deadline: February 10th, 2013*
*Additional Confirmed Speakers*

Call for Papers:

[UPDATE] The Politics of African Contemporary Art - submission deadline March 8, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

Recent approaches to African contemporary art often celebrate the advent of a global contemporary art scene in which they see an abolition of the provincialist and historicist concepts that were impos

The Politics of African Contemporary Art

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

Recent approaches to African contemporary art often celebrate the advent of a global contemporary art scene in which they see an abolition of the provincialist and historicist concepts that were impos

PROPOSAL DEADLINE EXTENDED: CRITICAL PEDAGOGY & THE CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP (June 21-22, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
MFA Program, Manhattanville College
contact email: 
mark.nowak@mville.edu

Keynote Speakers:

• Bill Ayers, author of To Teach: The Journey, in Comics

• Joy James, editor of The New Abolitionists: (Neo)Slave Narratives and Contemporary Prison Writings

SAMLA 2013: Making Meaning in Print Culture (SHARP affiliate session)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA / SHARP
contact email: 
edmundrm@mailbox.sc.edu

Papers are invited for the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) affiliate session at the 2013 SAMLA Convention.

4th International Conference on Comics and Medicine

full name / name of organization: 
Graphic Medicine
contact email: 
sxs62@psu.edu, http:www//.graphicmedicine.org

4th International Conference on Comics and Medicine
Ethics Under Cover: Comics, Medicine and Society
5th - 7th July 2013, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK

Digging the Digital 2013: Graduate Research in Digital Humanities - Saturday, April 6, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta Humanities Computing Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
hucostudentgroup@gmail.com

The University of Alberta Humanities Computing Graduate Student Association is pleased to announce a call for abstracts for its annual conference:

CFP: The Comics of Joe Sacco [edited volume]

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Worden, University of New Mexico
contact email: 
dworden@unm.edu

The Comics of Joe Sacco: Journalism in a Visual World

Steampunk and the City, FEB 15

full name / name of organization: 
Brian Croxall and Rachel Bowser
contact email: 
rachel.bowser@gmail.com

We are soliciting abstracts for essays that consider in one way or another representations of the city in steampunk.

Symposium: Being Beyond Boundaries: Dissolving (species) Hierarchy in Contemporary Culture 10/05/2013 (06/30/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University
contact email: 
s.upstone@kingston.ac.uk

In her recent work on human-animal encounter, Donna Haraway asks us to consider ‘who “we” will become when species meet’.

Richard Crashaw: Poetics, Devotion, Music

full name / name of organization: 
Little St Mary's Church, Cambridge, UK - Saturday 13 April 2013
contact email: 
LMFR2@cam.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for contributions to a one-day conference commemorating the 400th anniversary of the birth of Richard Crashaw, poet and divine.

[UPDATE] CFP Deadline Extended 15 February 2013: Graduate Student Conference on Transmedia 6-7 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Media Culture, The College of Staten Island (CUNY)
contact email: 
CSICinemaMediaGSA@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Trans-(media): A graduate research conference June 6-7, 2013

The Cinema and Media Graduate Student Association of the Department of

Call for Short Articles and Digital Media Projects on Queer and Psychoanalytical Considerations of “The Screen”

full name / name of organization: 
The Qouch
contact email: 
theqouch@gmail.com

The Qouch, an online publication of The Queer Psychoanalysis Society, is looking for short articles and digital media projects for an on-going series on “The Screen”.

Queer Relations: Revising the Victorian Family (proposal deadline: 1 April. 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Duc Dau, University of Western Australia and Dr Shale Preston, Macquarie University
contact email: 
duc.dau@uwa.edu.au and shale.preston@mq.edu.au

We invite contributions for an upcoming volume of essays which examine the Victorian family through a queer lens.

UNMASKING THE SUBJECTS OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY (Due 2/24/13; SCMLA in New Orleans 10/3-5/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Anne Boyd Rioux
contact email: 
aeboyd@uno.edu

Proposed Special Session for the SCMLA Conference in New Orleans, October 3-5, 2013.

[UPDATE] History, Postcolonialism and Tradition 09/12-13/2013 (04/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University/Postcolonial Studies Association
contact email: 
fass-conferences@kingston.ac.uk

Second call for papers:

Contemporary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
jhines7@knights.ucf.edu

Call for Papers:
Contemporary Studies
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

The Great War and Modern Literature (MLA Special Session 2014 [Jan. 9-12] ; proposals by March 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Marguerite Helmers
contact email: 
helmers@uwosh.edu

I invite proposals for a special session at the 2014 MLA Convention in Chicago (January 9-12, 2014).

Disrobing the Law in American Culture (April 26-27): Princeton University

full name / name of organization: 
The Princeton Program in American Studies
contact email: 
kacollin@princeton.edu, allerner@princeton.edu

Disrobing the Law in American Culture: A Graduate Conference

Keynote: Laura Edwards (Duke University)
Keynote: Sally Gordon (University of Pennsylvania)

[UPDATE] The Cultural Politics of Memory 14-16 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory Cardiff University
contact email: 
cpm@cardiff.ac.uk

The politics of remembering and forgetting are imp

Edith Wharton and The Custom of the Country: Centennial Reappraisals; Symposium 22/ 23 August 2013, Liverpool Hope University

full name / name of organization: 
William Blazek and Laura Rattray
contact email: 
custom@hope.ac.uk

Edith Wharton and The Custom of the Country: Centennial Reappraisals
Symposium: 22 and 23 August 2013, Liverpool Hope University, UK

Emerging Perspectives graduate conference. May 2-3, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
UCD English Graduate Society
contact email: 
enggrad@ucdconnect.ie

May 2-3, 2013 at University College Dublin in association with the UCD English Graduate Society and Humanities Institute

The Edgar Allan Poe Review

full name / name of organization: 
Poe Studies Association and The Pennsylvania State University Press
contact email: 
bac7@psu.edu or http://www.editorialmanager.com/poe/

Essays on Poe's work, life, and influence from all perspectives as well as original work influenced by Poe are welcome.

CFP- Lasting Stars: Personas that Endure and Images that Fade

full name / name of organization: 
Lucy Bolton and Julie Lobalzo Wright/Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
l.c.bolton@qmul.ac.uk, julielwright1@gmail.com

Project Overview:

[UPDATE - DEADLINE EXTENDED] The Afterlives of Pastoral

full name / name of organization: 
University of Queensland
contact email: 
j.seaboyer@uq.edu.au

The Afterlives of Pastoral

Call for Papers LiNQ Volume 40 2013: Capture

full name / name of organization: 
Literature in North Queensland/ James Cook University
contact email: 
ariella.vanluyn@jcu.edu.au

The verb ‘capture’ implies both acts of preservation and of restraint.

Vulnerable Victorians: Identity and “Deviance” (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Brandy Schillace
contact email: 
bls10@case.edu

FOR MLA 2014:

[UPDATE] 10th Annual MEGAA Symposium: "The Human and the Non-Human" DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Miami English Graduate and Adjunct Association (MEGAA)
contact email: 
megaablog@gmail.com

The 10th Annual Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association (MEGAA) Symposium
In Conversation with the 2012-13 Altman Program:
The Human and the Non-Human

Domestic Work as a Form of Trafficking in Persons

full name / name of organization: 
The Protection Project, Johns Hopkins University, School for Advanced International Studies
contact email: 
epanter2@jhu.edu

The Protection Project Eighth Annual Symposium on Trafficking in Persons
Domestic Work as a Form of Trafficking in Persons
Call for Papers
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

“American Surrealism, Forms, Projects and Temporalities” – MSA 15 Sussex (Aug. 29-Sep. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Céline Mansanti (U; of Picardie), Anne Reynes (Aix-Marseille Université)
contact email: 
cmansanti@gmail.com ; anne.reynes@univ-amu.fr

This panel for the 2013 Modernist Studies Association Conference seeks to expand our knowledge and understanding of American surrealist experimentations in relation to the complex transnational cultural dialogue emerging in the 1920s and continuing until the 1940s, whose aims included the redefinition of an American cultural identity.

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