category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] Postgraduate Conference on English Literature and Translation Studies 17-18 May 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies and Dept. of English Language and Literature at Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
eltsconferences@gmail.com

Translation Studies and Literatures in English:
An interdisciplinary/international postgraduate conference
13-14 May 2013
Cankaya University Ankara

Texts on Curating and Exhibitions

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Curatorial Studies
contact email: 
jim@displaycult.com / jefish@yorku.ca

The editors of the Journal of Curatorial Studies invite proposals for original research articles on the subject of curating, exhibitions and display culture.

Animal Studies panel at (dis)junctions 2013, Apr 5-6. DEADLINE Feb. 11

full name / name of organization: 
University of Califrornia, Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

This year’s (dis)junctions conference invites papers for a panel exploring the concept of “encountering” through the perspective of animal or animality studies.

Founding a Society for Heresy Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Bernard Schweizer
contact email: 
schweizerb@yahoo.com

Religious approaches to literature have been dominated by apologetics and by the confessional tendencies advocated by T.S. Eliot.

[UPDATE] CFP: American Deconversion Narratives, ASA, Nov. 21-24, 2013 (1/12/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Connolly
contact email: 
aconnol1@connect.carleton.ca

DEADLINE EXTENDED

[UPDATE -- Deadline Extension] 15th Annual UF MRG Conference: Rethinking Work

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida Marxist Reading Group
contact email: 
theufmrg@gmail.com

The 15th Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group

Rethinking Work

Keynote addresses by: Fredric Jameson, Kathi Weeks, Michael Denning, and Kevin Floyd

EXTENDED DEADLINE 20th Jan - Feminism; Influence; Inheritance

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Drama - Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
feminism.influence.inheritance@gmail.com

This one-day symposium hosted by the School of English and Drama at Queen Mary, University of London aims to bring together postgraduates and academics to explore how the issues of feminism, influence

20th Annual (dis)junctions Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Conference, April 5-6 2013. DEADLINE Feb. 1

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Riverside
contact email: 
disjunctions2013@gmail.com

(dis)junctions 2013: Encounters With(in) Texts
20th Annual Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Conference at the University of California, Riverside April 5-6 2013

Talking Beyond Disciplines: Rising Tides and Sea Changes

full name / name of organization: 
University of Rhode Island - Kingston, RI
contact email: 
urigradconference@etal.uri.edu

This interdisciplinary graduate conference invites scholars to turn their attention to transformations, crises, and anxieties crashing at our (real and metaphorical) shores.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended for ASA Panel "Reimagining Collective Dissent in the Transnational Age", 21-24 Nov, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
ASA Conference, 21-24 Nov, 2013
contact email: 
bsirom@gmail.com

From the Ground Up: Reimagining Collective Dissent in the Transnational Age

Stasis in the Medieval World, 13th-14th April 2013: REGISTRATION OPEN

full name / name of organization: 
University College London
contact email: 
victoria.symons@ucl.ac.uk

The Early Medieval Interdisciplinary Conference Series (EMICS) is pleased to present ‘Stasis in the Medieval World’, to be held at University College London on 13th-14th April 2013. Continuing the discussion begun by the University of York’s ‘Transition in the Medieval World’ conferences in 2012, this conference will seek to establish the extent to which aspects of medieval life and culture remained static during this period.

“Total Money Makeover”: Culture and the Economization of Everything

full name / name of organization: 
University of Waterloo
contact email: 
caas2013@uwaterloo.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

OCTOBER 24 – 27, 2013
THE UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO
WATERLOO, ONTARIO
Sponsored by the Canadian Association for American Studies
http://caas2013.uwaterloo.ca/

[UPDATE] Re/Invention 2013: Hysteria - Deadline Extended

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Long Beach
contact email: 
egsa.csulb@gmail.com

Re/Inventions 2013: Hysteria
2nd Annual Graduate Student Conference
California State University, Long Beach
Tentative Date: Thursday, 11 April 2013
Abstracts Due: Friday, 1 February 2013

ASA, Nov. 21-24, 2013 in Washington D.C.: "Protest, Violence, and Environmental Justice"; submit by January 15th please.

full name / name of organization: 
Yanoula Athanassakis (ASA panel proposal)
contact email: 
y.athanassakis@rutgers.edu

Vandana Shiva writes,“Whenever we engage in consumption or production patterns which take more than we need, we are engaging in violence” (Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace).

[UPDATE] 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

[UPDATE] Digital Humanities: Literary Studies and Information Science, March 2013 (DEADLINE EXTENDED to January 18, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign British Modernities Reading Group
contact email: 
modernities@gmail.com

Call for Papers and Posters:

“Digital Humanities: Literary Studies and Information Science”

British Modernities Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

March 8-9, 2013

‘Navigating Networks: Women, Travel, and Female Communities’

full name / name of organization: 
Hannah Sikstrom and Kimberly Marsh (Oxford Travel Cultures Seminar)
contact email: 
travelculturesseminar@gmail.com

‘Navigating Networks: Women, Travel, and Female Communities’
An Interdisciplinary Conference Hosted by the Travel Cultures Seminar Series
University of Oxford
~4 October 2013~

Sherlock Holmes, Past and Present, 21 and 22 June 2013 [Update]

full name / name of organization: 
Senate House, London
contact email: 
J.L.Cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk AND ue_tom@hotmail.com

This conference offers a serious opportunity to bring together academics, enthusiasts, creative practitioners and popular writers in a shared discussion about the cultural legacy of Sherlock Holmes.

'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] GENDERED PERSPECTIVES IN DESIGN / Turkish and Global Context

full name / name of organization: 
5T - 2013 - An International Conference - GENDERED PERSPECTIVES IN DESIGN / Turkish and Global Context
contact email: 
bahar.emgin@yasar.edu.tr

DATE
May 9-10, 2012

VENUE
Yaşar University, İzmir

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Hilde Heynen – Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

BACKGROUND

ASA 2013, Washington D.C., LIFE AND DEBT: RACE, THE AMERICAN HEALTHCARE SYSTEM, AND RACE-BASED MEDICINE, January 19

full name / name of organization: 
Leslie Hinkson and Nadine Ehlers
contact email: 
lrh27@georgetown.edu

As the cost of health care increases in the U.S., individuals and entire communities are faced with how to deal with the often crushing debt that comes with lack of access to quality preventive care,

Extended Deadline: " “The Art of Reading: Theory, Practice, Pedagogy”

full name / name of organization: 
Eden Wales Freedman, Co-President of English Graduate Organization, UNH
contact email: 
eef25@wildcats.unh.edu

Deadline Extended!

Please submit abstracts to UNH's English Graduate Organization's Biennial Conference: “The Art of Reading: Theory, Practice, Pedagogy”

The Asian Conference on Technology in the Classroom 2013

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

The Third Annual Asian Conference on Technology in the Classroom, from April 25-28 2013, at the Ramada Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

CONFERENCE THEME: "The Impact of Innovation: Technology and You"

The Third Asian Conference on Language Learning 2013

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

The Third Annual Asian Conference on Language Learning from April 25-28 2013, at the Ramada Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

http://acll.iafor.org/

Cultural Production and/as Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Craig Willse / Cultural Studies Association Meeting
contact email: 
cwillse@gmu.edu

Call for Participants

Cultural Production and/as Cultural Studies
Proposed roundtable for the Cultural Studies Association Meeting
Chicago, May 23-26, 2013

Craig Willse

From Wall Street to Main Street: The Regional Politics of Occupying (an edited collection, Feb. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Drs. Comer and Crook
contact email: 
occupydefiance@gmail.com

While our collection on the local manifestations of Occupy Wall Street currently boasts fourteen excellent essays, we would like to consider a few more proposals focused on the politics of the local a

CFP Journal Special Issue: “The Poetics of Surplus”

full name / name of organization: 
College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies
contact email: 
ransum001@rediffmail.com

We are currently inviting submissions for a special issue of College Literature on “The Poetics of Surplus,” guest-edited by Ranjan Ghosh.

Essay Collection on T. S. Eliot and the Other Arts: Final CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Frances Dickey, University of Missouri and John Morgenstern, Clemson University
contact email: 
j.morgenstern@chch.oxon.org and dickeyf@missouri.edu

Deadline: 1 February

[UPDATE] (anti)foundations: An Interdisciplinary Conference March 15-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
afoundconference@gmail.com

Duquesne University
SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENSION: January 18, 2013.

A window on antiquity: the Topham Collection at Eton College Library - Collecting and the Grand Tour in Eighteenth-Century Engla

full name / name of organization: 
Eton College/Paul Mellon Centre/University of Buckingham
contact email: 
l.gwynn@etoncollege.org.uk

We invite proposals for papers on any aspect of the Topham Collection of eighteenth century drawings of Roman antiquities.

Urban's Space, Media's Place

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Mediascape
contact email: 
MatthewCPerkins@gmail.com

COLUMNS – “Urban Space, Media’s Place”

In Medias Res: Uses of Narrative in English Language Studies

full name / name of organization: 
International Departments of English Association (IDEA)
contact email: 
a.dagman@ideaenglish.org

International Departments of English Association (IDEA) is pleased to announce: In Medias Res: Uses of Narrative in English Language Studies, an international interdisciplinary conference for language

[UPDATE] PURITY: A Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
purity-submissions@excursions-journal.org.uk

“Purity is the power to contemplate defilement.” – Simone Weil

“Purity is a negative state and therefore contrary to nature.” – William Faulkner

[UPDATE] 26th Annual GAFIS Symposium at UW-Madison: (Dis)illusion, April 12th-13th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
GAFIS (Graduate Association of French & Italian Students), University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
gafis2013@gmail.com

Illusion is commonly defined as a false idea or belief, often the product of misperception or deception, intentional or otherwise.

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED: "Consent: Terms of Agreement," IU Grad Conference 2013 (feat. keynote Lauren Berlant)

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”
Featuring Keynote Speaker: Lauren Berlant, University of Chicago
Submission Deadline EXTENSION: Jan. 15th

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