category: interdisciplinary

Call for Chapters: "Food on Film: Bringing Something New to the Table" (full consideration 31 July 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Tom Hertweck, University of Nevada, Reno
contact email: 
thertweck@unr.edu

Call for Chapters for an Edited Collection
Food on Film: Bringing Something New to the Table
Edited by Tom Hertweck (University of Nevada, Reno)

[UPDATE] Deadline Approaching 6/28: Stretching The Screen 15th Annual SFSU Cinema Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
csgsa@mail.sfsu.edu

Conference Dates: October 17-19, 2013
Keynote Speaker: Kriss Ravetto
Submission Deadline: June 28, 2013
website: http://userwww.sfsu.edu/cinegsa/cfp.html

Reminder: CFP: American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT) 36th International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT)
contact email: 
asat2007@gmail.com

American Studies Association of Turkey
36th International Conference

American Fantasies and Dreams
May 14–16, 2014
Atatürk University
Erzurum Technical University
Erzurum, Turkey

[Update: Abstracts due 7/10]: Teen Wolf Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Kamille Stone Stanton and Margo Collins
contact email: 
supernaturaltelevision@gmail.com

Teen Wolf - Edited Collection

New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - January 30th-February 1st, 2014 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com

New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

CFP: Shakespearean Journeys: 1st ASA Conference (Taipei, 5/15-17/2014; deadline 8/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Asian Shakespeare Association
contact email: 
admin@AsianShakespeare.org

CALL FOR PAPERS and SEMINAR PROPOSALS

Shakespearean Journeys:
The Inaugural Conference of the Asian Shakespeare Association

Taipei, 15-17 May 2014

ACIS-West 2013 - San Francisco, CA - 27-29 Sept. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies, Western Region
contact email: 
jodichilson@boisestate.edu

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.

Virginia Universities and Race Histories November 8-9, 2013 in Charlottesville Va

full name / name of organization: 
Sponsored by University and Community Action for Racial Equity (UCARE), the Corocan Department of History, and the Carter G. Woodson Institute
contact email: 
universitiesandracehistories@gmail.com

Virginia Universities and Race Histories: Complicating Our Narratives
Call for Conference Papers and Panels
The University of Virginia: November 8th and 9th, 2013

The Arena Concert: Music, Mediation and Mass Entertainment

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Halligan / University of Salford, Greater Manchester
contact email: 
b.halligan@salford.ac.uk

The idea of live popular music as mass entertainment is one that presents an arresting series of challenges and remains mostly unexplored in contemporary academic writing.

French Heritage Women and Their “Hidden” Contributions (roundtable)

full name / name of organization: 
Carole Salmon-UMASS LOWELL MA, 01854
contact email: 
Carole_Salmon@uml.edu

This panel will explore the relationships between space and place and the ways French heritage women rethink place as a potential for personal and social creation, for transformation and connection.

Conference: Mindful Body in the Arts of Eating

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Body, Mind, and Culture (Florida Atlantic University)
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

Mindful Body in the Arts of Eating

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 3-day conference, January 23–25, 2014, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

Generative Constraints - 16 November 2013 - London

full name / name of organization: 
Practice-Based Research, RHUL
contact email: 
practice@rhul.ac.uk

Generative Constraints is an interdisciplinary practice-based conference that intends to interrogate the politics, poetics and performativity of limitation and production.

Shakespeare and Slavic Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450 Anniversary, Paris
contact email: 
michelleassay@gmail.com

‘The Slavs’ great capacity for hero worship, particularly for the man of intellect, has given Shakespeare as high a place in their estimation as we would give a military hero returning from a vict

De-colonizing Disability Theory I: Cripping Development

full name / name of organization: 
Vienna University and Charles University Prague
contact email: 
katharina.wiedlack@univie.ac.at

International interdisciplinary conference organized jointly by the Department of Gender Studies, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University in Prague, the Gender Research Office, University of Vienna

Call for contributions: monographic issue on Tzvetan Todorov

full name / name of organization: 
Carlo Tirinanzi De Medici - Università di Trento
contact email: 
todorov@ticontre.org

==========ENGLISH TEXT FOLLOWS==========

TICONTRE. TEORIA, TESTO, TRADUZIONE
N. 1, dicembre 2013

Sezione monografica: «TZVETAN TODOROV»
A cura di
Adalgisa Mingati
Paolo Tamassia

Seeking an Abstract on Romantic Comedy; 2013 Film & History Conference (deadline July 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Film & History
contact email: 
ahowe@lasierra.edu

Looking for another paper on Romantic Comedy, to include on a panel during the 2013 Film & History Conference, "Making Movie$: The Figure of Money On and Off the Screen."

Seeking an Abstract on the Sci-Fi Genre; 2013 Film & History Conference (deadline July 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Film & History
contact email: 
ahowe@lasierra.edu

Looking for another paper on the Sci-Fi Genre, to include on a panel during the 2013 Film & History Conference, "Making Movie$: The Figure of Money On and Off the Screen."

Seeking an Abstract on Auteurs & Film Genre; 2013 Film & History Conference (deadline July 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Film & History
contact email: 
ahowe@lasierra.edu

Looking for another paper on a film auteur, to include on a panel during the 2013 Film & History Conference, "Making Movie$: The Figure of Money On and Off the Screen."

Digital America - A new journal on digital culture and American life

full name / name of organization: 
Digital America
contact email: 
mf4jd@richmond.edu

Digital America is a new online journal venture from the University of Richmond that seeks to publish exceptional student work.

Critical Examinations of Distance Education Transformation across Disciplines

full name / name of organization: 
IGI Global Publishing
contact email: 
aagrant@mail.ecsu.edu

Introduction: Distance education has had a long and complex history, but these histories are unique to disciplines or fields of study.

Achebe at the Turn of the Twenty-first Century (Roundtable), NeMLA April 3-6 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association Convention, Harrisburg PA, Host: Susquehanna University
contact email: 
lparris@lagcc.cuny.edu

Achebe at the Turn of the 21st Century (Roundtable)

Guest Bloggers Wanted: Interesting Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Interesting Literature: A Library of Literary Interestingness
contact email: 
O.M.Tearle@lboro.ac.uk

Interesting Literature is a blog which features regular posts on all aspects of literature, from Shakespeare to F. Scott Fitzgerald, James Joyce to J. R. R. Tolkien, Aeschylus to Sherlock Holmes.

[UPDATE] THATCamp Wisconsin (Aug. 9 2013 / Register by July 9!)

full name / name of organization: 
THATCamp Wisconsin (hosted by Carroll University)
contact email: 
jgarriso@carrollu.edu

This THATCamp is free, but spaces are filling fast! Please register by July 9th to ensure you have a spot.

Public Understanding: Exploring Representations of War and Genocide CFP Deadline: 9-2-13

full name / name of organization: 
Public Understanding: Exploring Representations of War and Genocide
contact email: 
warandgenocideconference2013@gmail.com

Public Understanding: Exploring Representations of War and Genocide

Date: Friday, 8 November 2013
Location: Imperial War Museum, London

Teaching Over-looked, Non-Traditional Medieval & Renaissance Texts

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic / www.thisroughmagic.org
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

All too often, the same canonical works and authors find their way into Medieval and Renaissance Literature courses.

JVC Online's Neo-Victorian Studies & Digital Humanities Week (7/15; 9/15)

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Victorian Culture Online
contact email: 
lisa.hager@uwc.edu

This fall, the Journal of Victorian Culture Online will feature a week of posts devoted to the connections between Neo-Victorian studies and digital humanities.

Catastrophes and the Apocalyptic in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (ACMRS)
contact email: 
ACMRSconference@asu.edu

The Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (ACMRS) invites session and paper proposals for its twentieth annual interdisciplinary conference to be held February 6–8, 2014 in Scottsdale,

Update: The Gothic Body: The Physical Depiction of the Female Gothic (Abstracts due by 9/30)

full name / name of organization: 
Neena Cinquino/ The City College of New York
contact email: 
ncinquino@gmail.com

Since Ellen Moers’ original designation of the Female Gothic, the term continues to evolve: The amalgamation of femininity’s depiction in literature and Gothic studies does not conclude with Liter

Children, Childhood, and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
MAPACA
contact email: 
ptcox@camden.rutgers.edu

The Children and Childhood Studies Area of the Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association invites you to participate in the annual MAPACA conference.

[UPDATE] (Extended Deadline) Pastoral Artifice - MMLA/November 7-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
plmonacell@ccis.edu

Recent publication of The Arcadia Project, an anthology of "North American postmodern pastoral," highlights the interest of contemporary writers in pastoral artifice.

JOHN BERRYMAN: A CENTENARY CELEBRATION (24-25 October 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Minnesota / Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
berryman2014@gmail.com

Born in Oklahoma in 1914, John Berryman is one of the most significant American poets of the twentieth century.

Welty & The Art of Travel

full name / name of organization: 
Eudora Welty Society
contact email: 
rharriso@westga.edu

Throughout her adult life, Welty traveled widely, soaking in art and history and circulating in a number of intellectual circles afforded by her adventures, especially those in New York and abroad.

[EXTENDED DEADLINE/JULY 15] The Society for Utopian Studies Conference, Charleston, S.C. (Nov 14-17)

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Utopian Studies
contact email: 
dina.smith@drake.edu

"Freedom and Utopia"
: 38th Annual Meeting
, Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina
November 14-17, 2013

John Gower and the Law

full name / name of organization: 
Conrad van Dyk
contact email: 
conrad.vandyk@concordia.ab.ca

This Cfp is for a session on John Gower and the Law as part of the Third International Congress of the John Gower Society, to be held at the University of Rochester from June 30 to July 3, 2014.

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