category: interdisciplinary

Victorian Treasures and Trash

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Popular Fiction Association
contact email: 
vpfamembership@gmail.com

The Victorian Popular Fiction Association
CFP: Victorian Treasures and Trash

6th Annual Conference, 8-10 July 2014
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Summer Academy in the Critical Humanities 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The London Graduate School, Kingston University
contact email: 
s.morganwortham@kingston.ac.uk

The London Graduate School is pleased to announce details of its 2014 Summer Academy, an intensive week-long programme offered annually for postgraduate students of any institutional affiliation.

Miming Capital, Capitalizing on Mimesis (ACLA at NYU, March 20-23, 2014; abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Alek M. Jeziorek and Bradford A. Taylor
contact email: 
alk@berkeley.edu and bradfordtaylor@berkeley.edu

This seminar will explore how capital denies, appropriates and incites heterogeneous forms of literary and social imitation.

ACLA 2014 @NYU: Complicating Diasporas: Homeland and Hostland as Capitals of Imagination (Extended Deadline: November 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
cyervas1@swarthmore.edu

Definitions of diasporas have changed radically over time.

Remembering Seamus Heaney

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Studies South
contact email: 
brandes@lr.edu

An online publication of the Southern Chapter of the American Conference for Irish Studies, the journal Irish Studies South invites contributions to its inaugural issue, which celebrates the life and

Global Capital and Digital Asia-Pacific (2014 ACLA: 3/20-3/23, NYU)

full name / name of organization: 
Koonyong Kim
contact email: 
koonyong.kim@gmail.com

Our contemporary world is often characterized in terms of the full-fledged emergence of global or transnational capitalism and its deployment of digital technology.

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics - April 2014 issue "Cultural Politics and Material Experiences"

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum—invites submissions for its first issue, entitled “Cultural Pol

[UPDATE] Allegory Studies? FINAL REMINDER

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

FINAL REMINDER FOR

AWWE 2014: In/Dependent Wales, 11-13 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Welsh Writing in English
contact email: 
independentwales@bangor.ac.uk

Association of Welsh Writing in English - Annual Conference 2014
In/dependent Wales
Gregynog Hall, Nr Newtown, Powys
11-13 April 2014

Challenger Unbound [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Tom Ue
contact email: 
ue_tom@hotmail.com

Challenger Unbound
Department of English, UCL
9 December 2013

The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly: American Exceptionalism in the 21st Century Purdue University, April 17-18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue American Studies
contact email: 
allen65@purdue.edu

The election of our nation’s first Black president ushered in a discourse of Post-Blackness, suggesting that America’s race problems were behind us.

Creativity, Inc.: Intellectual Production as Capital (ACLA 2014 @ NYU)

full name / name of organization: 
Yonina Hoffman, Torsa Ghosal, Michael Harwick (English, Ohio State University)
contact email: 
yonina@gmail.com

One of the decade’s more contentious theories concerning the reformulation of capital in (post)industrial America was the denomination of the so-called “creative class.” United by a tendency tow

“Glass, Capital, and Urban Narratives” Panel at the ACLA at New York University, March 2014 (abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Mavis Tseng, Rutgers University
contact email: 
maviszizek@gmail.com

CFP: ACLA Seminar: The Poetics of Transparency / Translucency / Reflection: Glass, Capital, and Urban Narratives

Location: New York University
Time: March 20-23, 2014

Interpreting Appropriation/Appropriate Interpretation Feb. 28 - Mar. 2, 2014 UMass Boston

full name / name of organization: 
Beacon: A Graduate Conference in the Humanities
contact email: 
umass.boston.beacon@gmail.com

The English Department of UMass Boston is pleased to announce our new annual event, Beacon: A Graduate Conference in the Humanities.

[UPDATE] - Atlantic World Foodways CFP - Proposals now due November 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Atlantic World Research Network and Quaintance-Weaver
contact email: 
awrn@uncg.edu

Atlantic World Foodways: The Carolina Lowcountry, Africa, Italy, and Spain
An International, Interdisciplinary Conference Featuring Scholars and Chefs

Words and Music II

full name / name of organization: 
Slovene Association for the Study of English
contact email: 
wordsandmusic@uni-mb.si

The Words and Music conference will take place on April 11th-12th, 2014. This conference will explore the relationship between words and music, and the place of that relationship in modern culture.

Journal of American Studies: Eurasian Perspectives (JASEP)

full name / name of organization: 
Ugur Bakan/Ege University
contact email: 
jasep@inlcs.org

Journal of American Studies: Eurasian Perspectives (JASEP)
Call for Submissions

Associate Editors:
Ji-Yeon Yuh, Northwestern University, USA
Louis Mendoza, University of Minnesota, USA

[UPDATE] Women & Gender in the Early Modern World call for book proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Ashgate
contact email: 
egaffney@ashgate.com

Call for book proposals: Women & Gender in the Early Modern World

[Update] University of Florida Conference - Pedagogy in Practice and Philosophy deadline 10/20/2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
lyndsayb@ufl.edu

January 31st and February 1st, 2014
Fundamental Questions: What is College Writing?

UPDATE: Poe & Capitals/Poe as Capital (ACLA at New York University, March 2014; abstracts due Nov. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Emron Esplin, Brigham Young University; Scott Peeples, College of Charleston
contact email: 
emron_esplin@byu.edu

Poe & Capitals/Poe as Capital

Critically Kinaesthetic: Performing Bodies of Political Engagement

full name / name of organization: 
York University, Department of Theatre and Performance Studies, in collaboration with the Department of Dance Studies
contact email: 
info@yutps.ca

Critically Kinaesthetic: Performing bodies of political engagement

York University, Department of Theatre and Performance Studies, in collaboration with the Department of Dance Studies

Special Interest Section: Oh, the Humanities!: Past, Present and Future Trends in the Discipline. March 6 2014, DUE DEC. 5 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

AGIC PRESENTS A SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION:
Oh, the Humanities!: Past, Present and Future Trends in the Discipline.
DUE DECEMBER 5th, 2013

CFP: New Terrain Graduate Conference - Feb. 27-28, 2014 at Indiana University

full name / name of organization: 
Joshua Barnett, Department of Communication & Culture
contact email: 
joshbarn@indiana.edu

New Terrain - 8th Annual Landscape, Space, and Place Graduate Student Conference at Indiana University Bloomington

In/Tangibility: The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between; March 6th 2014 DUE December 5th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

In/Tangibility: The Mystical, The Material and the Messy In-Between

CALL FOR PAPERS DUE DECEMBER 5th, 2013

Submissions are welcomed for the

Book Reviewers Needed!

full name / name of organization: 
Warscapes magazine
contact email: 
reviews@warscapes.com

Warscapes is an independent online magazine that provides a lens into current conflicts across the world.

[UPDATE] Game-based Learning Festival and Conference – City University of New York (1/17/14) – proposals due 11/1/13

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Games Network
contact email: 
contactcunygames@gmail.com

We’ve had a great response to our CFP for the first annual CUNY Games Festival — thanks to all who’ve submitted proposals!

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE-Neural Initiatives: Neuropolitics, Technoscience, and the Dynamic Brain (New Deadline: Nov. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
INTERSECT Network for Neuro-Cultures at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
contact email: 
bdjones4@illinois.edu, arpolk2@illinois.edu

Call for Papers
INTERSECT: Network for Neuro-Cultures Graduate Conference at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 21-23, 2014

Theme

What We Do: English and Communication in Theory and Practice (March 28 – 29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

The 22nd annual Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL is currently accepting proposals for 15 minute papers from individuals an

Gender and Sexual Politics in Greater China and Singapore

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

Reconstruction 15.1
Resisting and Reproducing: Reconstructing the matrix of sexual politics in Greater China and Singapore

Edited by Chiu Man-chung

Society for American Travel Writing at ALA 2014 (22-25 May 2014 in Washington, D.C.) 15 December 2013 Submission Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing
contact email: 
mscript@udel.edu

The Society for American Travel Writing will host two sessions at the American Literature Association’s 25th Annual Conference, 22-25 May 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Wash

Digitizing the Medieval Archive

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto
contact email: 
digitizingmedievalarchive@gmail.com

There has been and continues to be considerable variation in the introduction, evaluation and continuation of digital storage.

Decolonial Capitals and Dewesternizing Methodologies (ACLA 2014; 3/20-3/23, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Juan G. Ramos/ Antonia Carcelén-Estrada
contact email: 
jramos@holycross.edu

In his *The Darker Side of Western Modernity* (2011), Mignolo argues that recent political, economic, cultural, and philosophical shifts have prompted a dewesternization of the fields of knowledge and

ACLA 2014 (NYU) Seminar - "Dictator Capital: Authoritarianism, Capitalism, and the Circulation of an Aesthetic"

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting - New York University March 2014
contact email: 
marmilla@olemiss.edu

In Gabriel García Márquez’s Autumn of the Patriarch (1975), a dictator sells the Caribbean Sea to the U.S.

MEMORY IN TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY MALAYSIA: CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES FROM THE ARTS, HUMANTIES, AND THE SCIENCES

full name / name of organization: 
Kebangsaan University Malaysia, The Memory Network and the University of Roehampton, UK
contact email: 
ruzy@ukm.my ; memorynetwork@roehampton.ac.uk

Since the mid-eighties, Malaysia’s rapid economic growth has triggered enormous socio-economic and cultural changes, and this transformation has led to pressing questions about the changing nature o

Agatha Christie: Crime, Culture, Celebrity

full name / name of organization: 
University of Exeter
contact email: 
jcb228@ex.ac.uk

Agatha Christie: Crime, Culture, Celebrity

A one-day symposium at the University of Exeter, Monday 14 April 2014

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