category: interdisciplinary

Gothic and Uncanny Explorations, 10-12 Sept. 2014 (proposal deadline 20 Jan. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Karlstad University, Sweden
contact email: 
maria.holmgren.troy@kau.se, sofia.wijkmark@kau.se

The gothic, as a mode or genre, has become an increasingly widespread and noticeable cultural phenomenon during the last few decades.

Special Issue: JFK Assassination – The Rise and Fall of the Camelot Deadline 22/11/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Journal Teorija in praksa, Associate Editor: dr. Karmen Šterk
contact email: 
karmensterk@gmail.com

Special Issue of the journal Teorija in praksa: JFK Assassination – The Rise and Fall of the Camelot

CSUF Acacia Conference 2014: Spaces and Places, March 14 – 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group
contact email: 
theacaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2014 Conference, Spaces and Places.

update/ CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace,

CFP Hypercultura - volume on Identity.... - deadline extension

full name / name of organization: 
HYPERCULTURA - BIANNUAL JOURNAL (HYPERION UNIVERSITY, BUCHAREST)
contact email: 
hypercultura@yahoo.com; eu_sorina@yahoo.com

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UPDATE: Great Writing Creative Writing Conference (UK) 11/15/13: 06/28/4 - 06/29/14

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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* CALL FOR PAPERS *

Great Writing
UK’s International Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College, London
Saturday 28 June – Sunday 29 June 2014

Book Series Announcement: New Horizons for Contemporary Writing (Deadline 1 Feb. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Bloomsbury Publishing
contact email: 
Bloomsbury.new.horizons@gmail.com

The editors invite proposals for a new series of research monographs (typically 90,000 words long) to be published by Bloomsbury.

Masculinities and Subjectivity in Literature (American Men’s Studies Association, Deadline October 11, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew J. Kernicky, Millersville University
contact email: 
mjkernicky@gmail.com

American Men's Studies Association 22nd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference
Tacoma Washington, March 27-29, 2014
Deadline: October, 11th 2013

Poetics of Resistance: Women between Aesthetics and Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Nevine El Nossery 45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
elnossery@wisc.edu

Poetics of Resistance: Women between Aesthetics and Politics

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

African Cinema in the Web and Digital Era: Evolution and Perspectives Nemla 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
elmalick_ndiaye@yahoo.fr

The panel will examine how the use of the Internet and digital technologies creates new opportunities for but also challenges to the making and the distribution of African films.

“Re-Examining Opacity in the Caribbean Context" [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014 Conference
contact email: 
pastm@dickinson.edu

Mariana Past (Dickinson College) invites abstracts for “Re-Examining Opacity in the Caribbean Context,” a session for the 45th Annual NeMLA Convention on April 3-6, 2014, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvan

Paper Cities: Urban Portraits in Photographic Books - 12th International Conference on Urban History - Lisbon 3-6 Set 2014

full name / name of organization: 
European Association for Urban History
contact email: 
eauh2014@fcsh.unl.pt

Specialist Session: PAPER CITIES: URBAN PORTRAITS IN PHOTOGRAPHIC BOOKS

12th International Conference on Urban History - Lisbon 3-6 Set 2014

CFP: Interdisciplinary Approaches to (Re)examining Southern Canonical Texts

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of Southern Literature Biennial Conference Arlington, Virginia, March 27-29, 2014
contact email: 
heatherfox@mail.usf.edu

As southern literary studies continue to expand beyond regional borders, it is important to examine not only contemporary southern texts but also to (re)envision the significance of canonical texts.

Teaching World Literature: Curriculum, Pedagogy, and Challenge

full name / name of organization: 
Brian Chen/College English Association
contact email: 
bchen@westfield.ma.edu

This session is a roundtable discussion seeking topics about pedagogical issues of teaching World Literature.

Things Theory: Accumulation and Amassment - ACLA Seminar - NYU March 20-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association/New York University/Rebecca Falkoff
contact email: 
rebecca.falkoff@nyu.edu

With the enormous success of A&E’s Hoarders and TLC’s variant Hoarding: Buried Alive, and with the inclusion of “Hoarding Disorder” in the revised Diagnostic and Statisti

Things Theory: Accumulation and Amassment - ACLA Seminar - NYU March 20-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association/New York University/Rebecca Falkoff
contact email: 
rebecca.falkoff@nyu.edu

With the enormous success of A&E’s Hoarders and TLC’s variant Hoarding: Buried Alive, and with the inclusion of “Hoarding Disorder” in the revised Diagnostic and Statisti

Journal of Balkan Libraries Union

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Balkan Libraries Union
contact email: 
gurkantuna@trakya.edu.tr

Journal of Balkan Libraries Union (BLUJ) (http://bkdb.trakya.edu.tr/) is a double-blind peer-reviewed academic journal covering theories, concepts, models, frameworks, and philosophies in library sci

[UPDATE] The Art of Reading in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, 28-31 August 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa

full name / name of organization: 
Southern African Society for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
dscott-macnab@uj.ac.za

Further Call for Proposals
The Art of Reading in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
28-31 August 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Deadline for proposals: 31 January 2014

Ethnicity, Femininity, and the History of Music [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Garth Institute for Music Research and Performance
contact email: 
info@garthinstitute.org / oduval11@gmail.com

Postcolonial Environments: A Symposium, January 24th 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Whittle, VeronicaUniversity of Manchester
contact email: 
postcolonialenvironments@manchester.ac.uk

Postcolonial Environments is a one-day symposium that will bring together scholars and postgraduates interested in the role of environments in colonial and postcolonial encounters and the relations th

“Going to the Chapel: Dramaturgy, Ceremony, and Dreams of a Queer Wedding” (10/17/13; ATHE, Scottsdale, AZ, 24-27 July 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Jill Stevenson/Association for Theatre in Higher Education
contact email: 
jillstevenson@gmail.com

“Going to the Chapel: Dramaturgy, Ceremony, and Dreams of a Queer Wedding”
Session for the Association for Theatre in Higher Education’s 2014 Conference
July 24th-27th, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ

Normalization of the Male Body in Contemporary European Narratives (NEMLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Candace Skibba/ Carnegie Mellon University
contact email: 
skibba@andrew.cmu.edu

This panel will examine the discourses that construct normative male identity in European narrative as well as the resistance to said forces of normalization.

Panel: "Deciphering Sutpen’s Hundred" Deadline: November 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Faulkner and History, Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference, July 20-24, 2014, University of Mississippi
contact email: 
Jennifer Gilchrist (jgilchr@hunter.cuny.edu) or Josh Jones (jdavidjones@gmail.com)

Call for Papers for conference panel

"Deciphering Sutpen’s Hundred: Ideology, Representation, and the Politics of Aesthetics in Absalom, Absalom!"

21st Theories of Literature: Essence, Fiction and Value. Deadline 30/11/2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
A.Selleri@warwick.ac.uk

This conference aims to explore a series of theoretical themes that are relevant both for the philosophy of art and for literary criticism and theory.

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

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey
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

the Third Global Chinese-Language Cinema Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Shanghai University’s School of Film-TV, in cooperation with BeijingUniversity’s School of Arts and Institute of Film, TV, Theater, JinanUniversity’s School of Literature, and Shenzhen University’s Instituteof Cultural Industries
contact email: 
huayudianying@yeah.net

Shanghai University’s School of Film-TV, in cooperation with BeijingUniversity’s School of Arts and Institute of Film, TV, Theater, JinanUniversity’s School of Literature, and Shenzhen Universit

CFP-Mystery Science Theater and the Culture of Riffing

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture Assocation 2014
contact email: 
rob.weiner@ttu.edu

Call for Presentations-Papers-Mystery Science Theater and the Culture of Riffing and the mash-up in popular culture.

Southwest/American Popular Culture and American Culture Association

CFP: Studies in Gothic Fiction, Special Issue on the Gothic and/in Latin America

full name / name of organization: 
Guest editor: Enrique Ajuria Ibarra (Universidad de las Américas Puebla)
contact email: 
enrique.ajuria@gmail.com

The contemporary global outreach of the Gothic has prompted a wide range of approximations of this mode far beyond its Western, anglicized origins.

Journal of the Wooden O - Deadline Oct 18, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of the Wooden O / Southern Utah University Press
contact email: 
woodeno@suu.edu

The Journal of the Wooden O is a peer-reviewed academic publication focusing on all things Shakespeare.

CFP: PCA/ACA Annual Conference: Chicago, April 16-19, 2014 "The Great Recession on TV"

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA Annual Conference
contact email: 
pca.aca.abstract@gmail.com

CFP: PCA/ACA Annual Conference: Chicago, April 16-19, 2014

Cultural Studies Journal: Inaugural CFP (12/1/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Program, George Mason University
contact email: 
sfettero@gmu.edu

Call for Papers: Cultural Studies Journal

Savannah Fetterolf and Richard Todd Stafford, Editors

Submissions due: December 1, 2013

Short and interesting articles required for The New Union online magazine.

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editor@new-union.co.uk

The New Union, a new online literary magazine, requires guest articles for online publication.

We welcome articles on any and all literary subjects and genres, and from any period in history.

Alabama Library Association Convention, April 22-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Alabama Library Association
contact email: 
allibrarydirector@gmail.com

ALABAMA LIBRARY ASSOCIATION CONVENTION 2014
April 22-25, 2014, at the Embassy Suites and Von Braun Center, Huntsville, Alabama

CALL FOR PROGRAM PROPOSALS

Rollins Documentary Film Contest, Dec 2, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dennis_cutchins@byu.edu

The jury for the PCA/ACA Peter C. Rollins Documentary Award is currently accepting film and video documentary/nonfiction entries that treat aspects of popular and American culture.

[Deadline Extended] - European Fandom and Fan StudiesAmsterdam, Nov 11, Abstracts Sept 20

full name / name of organization: 
Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis and University of Amsterdam Department of Media Studies
contact email: 
A.M.Kustritz@uva.nl; E.E.England@uva.nl

European Fandom and Fan Studies: Localization and Translation

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