category: interdisciplinary

Hybridity

full name / name of organization: 
Glocalism: Journal of Culture, Politics and Innovation
contact email: 
davide.cadeddu@unimi.it

“Glocalism”, a peer-reviewed and cross-disciplinary journal, is currently accepting manuscripts for publication.

Fragments of Time

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University, English Department
contact email: 
fragments.of.time.conference@gmail.com

Fragments of Time
A conference on literature and culture open to all

ASAP/6 Shanghai: Modern and Postmodern Arts: China and the Persent

full name / name of organization: 
ASAP: The Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present
contact email: 
ASAP6@outlook.com

ASAP/6: A Symposium of the Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, 27-29 June 2014

Charlie Chaplin : Angers University, 10-12 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
CRILA
contact email: 
morgane.jourdren@univ-angers.fr

Icons, myths and H/history : Charlot or the figure of the tramp and its avatars in literature, cinema and the other arts of the 20th and 21st centuries

CFP: Societas Ovidiana at Kalamazoo, May 8-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Societas Ovidiana
contact email: 
m.tichenor@utoronto.ca

The Societas Ovidiana is soliciting abstracts for papers to be presented at the 49th International Congress for Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI from May 8-11, 2014.

Supernatural Studies, Winter 2013; due October 1

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
SupernaturalStudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies, the journal of the Supernatural Studies Association, welcomes submissions for its Winter 2013 issue We welcome articles on any aspect of the representation of the supernatural.

Aesthetics and Violence- NeMLA 2014 (abstracts due Sept. 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
gina.beltran@utoronto.ca

Calls for proposal for a literature panel on "Aesthetics and Violence" at NeMLA (Harrisburg, PA, April 3-6, 2014)

Alfred Hitchcock

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

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
35th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 19-22, 2014
Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center
330 Tijeras Ave. NW

Affect & Inquiry (March 27-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Obermann Center for Advanced Study, the University of Iowa
contact email: 
naomi-greyser@uiowa.edu

The University of Iowa’s Obermann Center for Advanced Studies seeks 15-20 minute papers, talks, and performances for its 2014 Humanities Symposium, *Affect & Inquiry*.

CFP: Pearl-Poet Society (Kalamazoo 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Pearl-Poet Society
contact email: 
e.fahssi.1@research.gla.ac.uk

Apologies for cross posting. Please circulate this CFP among your colleagues.

CFP for Leeds 2014: Pastoral Care in the Reforming Centuries, abstracts due August 9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Philipa Byrne (DPhil candidate, Oxford) and Corinna Matlis (PhD candidate, Cornell)
contact email: 
philipa.byrne@wadham.ox.ac.uk

This panel aims to consider pastoral care both in practice and theory in medieval Europe during the long eleventh and twelfth centuries.

[UPDATE] College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Graham MacPhee / College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies
contact email: 
collit@wcupa.edu

College Literature is an international, peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to publishing original and innovative research from across the discipline of literary studies.

[UPDATE] Listening to Literature, 1900-1950 (12-14 March, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leuven, MDRN
contact email: 
ltlconference@arts.kuleuven.be

CALL FOR PAPERS [DEADLINE EXTENDED: 1 AUGUST]

Listening to Literature, 1900-1950

12-14 March 2014 - University of Leuven, Belgium

Keynote

Special Issue: "Literature and American Exceptionalism" (September 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

In what ways does literature reinforce, contest, and amend the discourse of American exceptionalism?

The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group and the Nineteenth-Century Forum
contact email: 
aranruth@umich.edu, adsneed@umich.edu

The Economy of Scales

March 21-22, 2014

Plenary lectures by Noah Heringman (English, University of Missouri) and Craig Benjamin (History, Grand Valley State University).

The Arts in Society - 25-27 June 2014, Rome

full name / name of organization: 
The Arts in Society
contact email: 
conferencedirector@commongroundpublishing.com

The purpose of the annual Arts in Society Conference is to create a platform for the exploration of the role of the arts in society.

CFP-“Crossing Boundaries in a Post-Ethnic Era – Interdisciplinary Approaches and Negotiations”

full name / name of organization: 
MESEA
contact email: 
earapoglou@ucdavis.edu

Ninth Biennial MESEA Conference
May 29th – June 1st 2014
Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken Germany

CFP: "Saint Paul: Reception, Representation, and Influence in the Middle Ages"

full name / name of organization: 
Sponsored Session: Center for Medieval Studies, University of Minnesota , at 49th Int'l Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University, May 8-11 2014, Kalamazoo, MI
contact email: 
ascheil@umn.edu

Speaking in Two Voices: Academics Parenting Children with Disabilities

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Ridinger-Dotterman, Suffolk County Community College
contact email: 
dotteran@sunysuffolk.edu

The growth of Disability Studies over the past two decades appears as an indication that academe is becoming more inclusive of those with disabilities.

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture - PCA/ACA Chicago (04/16-19/2014); Deadline: November 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Francis, Medieval Area Chair, Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

The Medievalism in Popular Culture Area accepts papers on all topics that either explore popular culture during the Middle Ages or transcribe some aspect of the Middle Ages into the popular culture of later periods. These representations can occur in any genre, including film, television, novels, graphic novels, gaming, advertising, etc. For this year’s conference, I would like to encourage submissions on some of the following topics:

1) Representations of Vikings and/or Nordic mythology
2) Medieval Minutiae – appearances of medievalism in unexpected places and unexpected ways
3) Tolkein’s The Hobbit and its adaptations – by next year we will have seen two of the three adapted films by Peter Jackson
4) Humor and Medievalism
5) Adaptations of Dante’s Divine Comedy
6) New Entries in the Arthurian World
7) Merlin and/or Other Magic Practitioners

Transgressing the Limit: Borders and Liminality in Philosophy and Literature [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Dylan Winchock & Jessica Mayock
contact email: 
borderprojectabstracts@gmail.com

Transgressing the Limit: Borders and Liminality in Philosophy and Literature
Second Call/Deadline Extension

Borders are more than lines cutting across maps; rather, they are wide swaths of ambiguity and reversibility where identities are broken down and reassembled.

CFP: “Enemies”, Hortulus sponsored session, 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 8-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Hortulus, the online graduate journal of medieval studies
contact email: 
kalamazoo@hortulus-journal.com

Please share the following Call For Papers with interested colleagues.

Challenger Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)
contact email: 
Dr Jonathan Cranfield (j.l.cranfield@ljmu.ac.uk) and Tom Ue (ue_tom@hotmail.com)

Challenger Unbound
Departme

CFP: New Writing: International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing - 9/2/13

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwriting.org.uk

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New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing

contact email:
editor@newwriting.org.uk

All submissions: www.newwriting.org.uk
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Shakespeare and Natural History (abstracts due August 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Société française Shakespeare - international conference (Paris), 21-27 April 2014
contact email: 
cleslie@poly.edu

Panel 10: Shakespeare and Natural History

(REMINDER) - CFP: Television Series & the Supernatural (deadline July 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email: 
supernatural.studies.editor@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Television Series and the Supernatural (DEADLINE July 31, 2013)

Interdisciplinarity and the Job Market

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014
contact email: 
RnSpear@gmaill.com AND bspence@complit.umass.edu

Navigating interdisciplinarity when on the job market is tricky, and interdisciplinarians often shortchange specialties to fit traditional calls.

[UPDATE] Queerness and Games Conference. **Deadline Extended** 7/25

full name / name of organization: 
The Queerness and Games Conference
contact email: 
qgconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers, Panels, and Interactive Presentations

Where & When:
UC Berkeley Center for New Media
Saturday and Sunday, October 26th and 27th, 2013
Registration info at www.qgcon.com

1st International "Liberal Arts at Sapir" Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of Multi Disciplinary Studies, Sapir Academic College, Israel
contact email: 
elizabethz@sapir.ac.il

Borders are dangerous, hesitant, unstable, and yet, opportunities for co-existence.

CFP: Monsters and the Monstrous Journal: Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
monstersjournal@inter-disciplinary.net

Current Call for Submissions

Volume 3, Number 2, Themed Issue on Monstrous Beauty and the Beauty of Monstrosity

Black Women's Health Conference June 13-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Black Women's Health Conference Task Force at Tulane University
contact email: 
BWHConference@wave.tulane.edu

The 2nd annual Black Women's Health Conference will take place June 13-14, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Memory, Remembrance, Commemoration and the American West (8/15/13; 10/31/13-11/2/13)

full name / name of organization: 
John R. Milton Writers' Conference / The University of South Dakota
contact email: 
Lee.Roripaugh@usd.edu

Please join us for the biennial John R.

Contemporary Narratives of Care (Fri 25 October 2013; Birkbeck, University of London)

full name / name of organization: 
Reina van der Wiel, Centre for Contemporary Literature, Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
narrativesofcare@gmail.com

Call For Papers Deadline: 16 August 2013

[UPDATE] Green Humanities--Inaugural Call for Papers & Poems

full name / name of organization: 
Green Humanities: A Journal of Ecological Thought in Literature, Philosophy & the Arts
contact email: 
<pschulma@odu.edu> <jweinstein@vwc.edu> <hhix@uwyo.edu>

Eco-Gencies: Eco-Critical Responses to Contemporary Environmental Crises

Call for Papers:
Putting the Humanities on the Frontlines of Ecological Discourse…

"Wet Theory": Creative Writing as Affective Lever in Feminist & Queer Criticism : NeMLA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
krusem@newschool.edu, amagnet@gc.cuny.edu

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

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