category: interdisciplinary

Science and the Occult in the Long Nineteenth Century; NEMLA Apr 3-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
lhm@gwmail.gwu.edu

Science and the Occult in the Long Nineteenth Century

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Widowhood in the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
Kalamazoo 2014
contact email: 
virginia.langum@sprak.umu.se

This panel seeks to address widowhood as an emotional, social and economic category in the Middle Ages.

Possible topics might include:

• The pious widow and the holy family

CFP - Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship 2014

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
librasia@iafor.org

CFP - Asian Conference on Arts and the Humanities 2014

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
acah@iafor.org

www.acah.iafor.org

Conference Theme 2013: Individual, Community & Society: Conflict, Resolution & Synergy

CFP Vol. 20 Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (by September 30th, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy

full name / name of organization: 
Case Western Reserve University and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
evilincarnate@case.edu

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy
11-13 July 2014
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Roundtable: Cultural-ethnic Identities and Social Equality in African Diasporic Literature, NEMLA, April 3-6,2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
Ines.Shaw@ncc.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
When: April 3-6, 2014
Where: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Thinking Gender '14 Conference CFP (Submissions by Oct. 14, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN announces
THINKING GENDER 2014
24th Annual Graduate Student Research Conference

Call for papers

Eleventh 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 eleventh annual graduate student conference on Saturday, October 19, 2013.

11th Quality in Postgraduate Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Quality in Postgraduate Research
contact email: 
anyexcuse.lea@gmail.com

QPR – Quality in Postgraduate Research – enters a third decade with its 11th biennial conference, which will be held in the beautiful setting of Adelaide, South Australia, from April 9th to 11th 2

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Deadline Extended: August 30, 2013

[UPDATE] New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
brandon.hawk@uconn.edu

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

Romantic Science

full name / name of organization: 
Dewey W. Hall -- Northeast Modern Language Association Conference 2014
contact email: 
dwhall@csupomona.edu

NeMLA 2014 Conference
Harrisburg, PA April 3-6, 2014

Panel Title: Romantic Science

Description:

Drugs and Culture @ 35th Annual Southwest Popular and American Culture Conference February 19-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
South West Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
bryan.l.jones@okstate.edu

CFP: DRUGS and CULTURE
35th Annual Southwest Texas Popular and American Culture Conference
February 19-22, 2014
Hyatt Regency Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Cormac McCarthy Panel

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA
contact email: 
richmondadams2004@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Cormac McCarthy Area
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014

CFP: Special Issue of Popular Music and Society on Randy Newman

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Borshuk (Texas Tech University)
contact email: 
michael.borshuk@ttu.edu

POPULAR MUSIC AND SOCIETY
CALL FOR PAPERS

Special Issue:
Randy Newman’s Work

Edited by Robert Brazeau and Michael Borshuk

the quint DEADLINE September 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca or smatheson@ucn.ca

The quint’s nineteenth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and rev

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture (Special Issue Editors)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Call for Special Issue Editors

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association - 35th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
35th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 19-22, 2014

CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
srees@usao.edu

CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

What is Literary ’Sympathy’?: Novels in the First Half of the 19th Century (NeMLA 2014: April 3-6) - Abstracts due by 9/30/12

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Jennifer.Croteau@tufts.edu

Literary scholars pin a lot on ’sympathy’ but disagree about what it is. While David Marshall defines it as emotional exchange, Adela Pinch and Rae Greiner describe it as a cognitive process.

Tolkien Studies (PCA/ACA) CFP: November 1, 2013 (4-16-19-2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tolkien Studies Special Topic Popular Culture & American Culture Asssociation
contact email: 
drushebe@muohio.edu

ANNOUNCING A NEW SPECIAL TOPICS AREA: TOLKIEN STUDIES

Call For Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION
2014 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Reminder: Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing [Essay Collection]

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah MacDonald/ Kent State University
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

Abstract deadline: August 31, 2013

The Theater as an Art of Memory -- ASECS -- 03/18 to 23

full name / name of organization: 
Yann Robert, University of Illinois at Chicago
contact email: 
yrobert@uic.edu

In his Pratique du théâtre (1657), d’Aubignac writes that “C’est une pensée bien ridicule d’aller au théâtre apprendre l’histoire.” Yet by the end of the eighteenth century, the notio

[UPDATE] Deadline approaching for 'Neo-Victorian Villains' edited volume

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Poore, University of York, UK
contact email: 
benjamin.poore@york.ac.uk

Chapter proposals are still being accepted for contributions to this edited collection.
Deadline for proposals: 31st August 2013

Conference: Art as a Medium - Art as a Remedy. The Contemporary Art World and Its Role in Processes of Social Change.

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Polish Artists and Designers - Lublin section
contact email: 
m_stepnik@autograf.pl

Suggested topics for presentations/articles:

• The ethos of contemporary art.
Artists within the sphere of social beliefs and myths.
• Between creation and self-creation.

Biology through Shakespeare

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
rcrodman@gmail.com

Seminar 2: Biology through Shakespeare

Call for papers.
This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference in Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

Seminar leader: Rachel Rodman (USA)

[UPDATE] The Cult of Shakespeare and the Father Figure (extended deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
coronato.rocco@gmail.com

Workshop 2: “So Rare a Wonder’d Father”: the Cult of Shakespeare and the Father Figure

Call for papers

Shakespeare and the Popular Culture within/beyond the Asian Identities

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
shaksper@lycos.co.kr

Panel Moderator: Kang Kim (Honam University, South Korea)

This panel session is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference. Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

Shakespeare in French Film/France in Shakespearean Film

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
mcroteau@calbaptist.edu

Seminar leaders: Melissa Croteau and Douglas Lanier (USA)

This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference. April 21-27, 2014 in Paris.

The Celebrated Shakespeare: public commemoration and biography

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
m.dobson@bham.ac.uk

Seminar leader: Michael Dobson (Shakespeare Institute, Birmingham).

This seminar is part of the Shakespeare 450 conference. Paris, April 21-27, 2014.

Managing Blocks, Facilitating Fluency: Rethinking Developmental Reading and Writing

full name / name of organization: 
EDvance
contact email: 
cbednar@northshore.edu

While we welcome submissions of a wide variety, in this issue, we are particularly interested in lesson ideas that explore the compositional (reading and/or writing) processes of developmental student

REMINDER: Courtliness and Convention (9/1/13; 10/10/13-10/12/13)

full name / name of organization: 
The Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference
contact email: 
nunn@uakron.edu

The planning committee of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference seeks proposals for papers or panels from across today’s theoretical and methodological landscape that engage Courtliness and Convent

New Approaches to Performance Practice: Process, Theory, Technique, ICMS Kalamazoo May 8-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Carolyn Coulson/Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society
contact email: 
ccoulson2@su.edu

Medieval drama scholars are not new to the idea that reconstructive performance experiments yield valuable information about early dramatic texts.

Encyclopedia of American Myth, Legend, and Folklore

full name / name of organization: 
Jeffrey Webb / Huntington University
contact email: 
jwebb@huntington.edu

ABC-Clio is planning to publish a three-volume Encyclopedia of American Myth, Legend, and Folklore in 2015.

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