category: interdisciplinary

Call for Abstracts (April 13, 2012) for CRITICAL INSIGHTS: SPORTS FICTION, a collection of scholarly essays (Salem Press)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cocchiarale (Widener University) and Scott D. Emmert (University of Wisconsin— Fox Valley)
contact email: 
mfcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu OR scott.emmert@uwc.edu

Bernard Malamud, John Updike, Don DeLillo, Philip Roth, Paul Beatty, Jenifer Levin—-these are just a few of our most ambitious and highly regarded American writers who have produced thoughtful, sign

[UPDATE] Call for Submissions: Edited Collection of Essays on the Pre-Tenure Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Marie Furtak
contact email: 
erin.furtak@colorado.edu

Call for Submissions: Edited Collection of Essays on the Pre-Tenure Experience (EXTENDED DEADLINE: Abstracts due April 15th, 2012; submissions due June 1st, 2012)

UCAmI & IWAAL 2012

full name / name of organization: 
6th International Conference Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence & 4th International Workshop on Ambient Assisted Living
contact email: 
grupo.mami@uclm.es

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International Journal of Engineering (IJE)

full name / name of organization: 
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)
contact email: 
cfp@cscjournals.org

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in an International Journal of Engineering (IJE) Volume 6, Issu

"Automating Conduct: Autonomy in Control" (Platform Vol 4 Issue 2) - Abstracts due April 26

full name / name of organization: 
Platform: Journal of Media and Communications
contact email: 
platformjmc@gmail.com

“Automating Conduct: Autonomy in Control” (Vol 4, Issue 2)

Abstract Submissions Due: APRIL 26 2012
Full Paper Submissions Due: JULY 22 2012

SF/Fantasy at MAPACA Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Mid Atlantic Popular & American Culture Conference
contact email: 
sternm@wit.edu

Call for Papers MAPACA 2012
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY AREA
PITTSBURGH, PA

Victorian Medicine and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Tabitha Sparks, Louise Penner
contact email: 
tabitha.sparks@mcgill.ca, louise.penner@umb.edu

Call for Papers: Edited Collection: Victorian Medicine and Popular Culture

Parchment of Kashmir

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Languages and Literatures Discussion Group/ Modern Language Association Convention
contact email: 
nylakhan@aol.com;Nyla.A.Khan-1@ou.edu

Jammu and Kashmir---A principality? An autonomous unit within the Indian Union? An integral part of India? A subversive unit with the Indian Union?

RE-VISION: Interpretation, Translation, and the Process of Writing (Saturday, April 28, 2012 )

full name / name of organization: 
Cal State San Marcos Literature and Writing Department
contact email: 
stric010@csusm.edu

Cal State San Marcos Literature and Writing Department

UPDATE: Modern Family (MSA 14. Las Vegas. 18-21 Oct 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Wesley Beal
contact email: 
wesley.beal@lyon.edu

The family—as a social institution, as field of study, as a body of representation and readership—has been underserved by theories of modernism.

[UPDATE] GRAMMA - Journal of Theory and Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Karin Boklund-Lagopoulou and Alexandros Ph. Lagopoulos - Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
contact email: 
boklund@enl.auth.gr

GRAMMA
Journal of Theory and Criticism

Semiotics as a Theory of Culture:
Deciphering the Meanings of Cultural Texts

Issue number 20, 2012

"Professional Wresting and…", foregrounding borders, crossing borders ; Jan. 31st & Febr. 1st 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bordeaux 3, FRANCE
contact email: 
nicolas.labarre@u-bordeaux 3.fr; david.diallo@u-bordeaux4.fr

Since Barthes’s Mythologies, cultural studies have acknowledged that there may be more to professional wrestling than a clash of two oily muscled masses in front of a partisan crowd.

[UPDATE] CFP: “Conversational Exchanges in Early Modern England.” (MLA BOSTON. JAN 3-6, 2013) [Deadline 3/15/12] This year’s M

full name / name of organization: 
Kristen Bennett (Tufts University), Dianne Berg (Tufts University)
contact email: 
kristen.bennett@tufts.edu; dianne.berg@tufts.edu

[UPDATE] CFP: “Conversational Exchanges in Early Modern England.” (MLA BOSTON. JAN 3-6, 2013) [Deadline 3/15/12]

CFP: "Phantom Asian America" (journal special topic)

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 39 No. 2 (September 2013)
Special Topic "Phantom Asian America"
Deadline for Submissions: January 31, 2013

Meta- and Inter-Images in Contemporary Visual Art and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Carla Taban
contact email: 
carla.taban@utoronto.ca

Call for contributions to an edited volume on

Meta- and Inter-Images in Contemporary Visual Art and Culture

April 10, 2012 – Deadline for 500-word proposal submissions

(un)SAFE: An Interdisciplinary Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program at the University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
un.safe.2012@gmail.com

(un)SAFE an interdisciplinary gender, sexuality, and women’s studies graduate student conference at the University of Pennsylvania December 6th and 7th, 2012 with a keynote address by Lauren Berlant

UpStage: A Journal of Turn-of-the-Century Theatre; June 30, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; St. Mary's University College
contact email: 
Helena Gurfinkel at hgurfin@siue.edu; Michelle Paull at michelle.paull@smuc.ac.uk

UPSTAGE, a peer-reviewed online publication dedicated to research in turn-of-the-century dramatic literature, theatre, and theatrical culture, is seeking submissions for its Summer 2012 issue.

Reading Scenes and Systems

full name / name of organization: 
Sören C. Hammerschmidt
contact email: 
soren.hammerschmidt@ugent.be

CFP: "Reading Scenes and Systems" special session, MLA 2013

I am still looking for a contributor or two for a special session I intend to propose for inclusion in the MLA 2013 program:

CFP: MLA Boston 2013: Israeli and Palestinian Relations and Culture **Deadline 3/19/12**

full name / name of organization: 
Morani Kornberg-Weiss, SUNY Buffalo
contact email: 
moraniko@buffalo.edu

This Special Session focuses on Israeli and Palestinian relations and seeks to provide a forum for examining notions of “conflict,” identity, war, peace, and protest

MLA Special Session: Elements of Genre Creation - Deadline: March 20, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Anna Faktorovich/ Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

MLA Special Session: Elements of Genre Creation

Deadline: March 20, 2012

Migration, Human Rights and the Politics of Identity in a Globalized World [April 21-22, 2012] Rabat, Morocco.

full name / name of organization: 
University Mohammed V - Agdal- Rabat, Morocco
contact email: 
Said.Graiouid@sit.edu and Taieb.Belghazi@sit.edu

This international conference on “Migration, Human Rights and the Politics of Identity in a Globalized World” will engage with the ways migrancy is re-shaping the world not simply in movement but,

Poetry & EcoModernism / MSA 14 / October 18-21, 2012 / Las Vegas

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Burke / Marquette University
contact email: 
daniel.e.burke@marquette.edu

One period that has heretofore garnered less ecocritical attention than it perhaps deserves is transatlantic Modernism.

Interculturalités!? Etat des lieux, malentendus, perspectives, théories et pratiques

full name / name of organization: 
Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France
contact email: 
jacques.pothier@uvsq.fr; celine.peigne@uvsq.fr; sophie.croisy@uvsq.fr

COLLOQUE INTERNATIONAL
Interculturalités!? Etat des lieux, malentendus, perspectives, théories et pratiques

Queer (In)Security / May 4-5 / Abstracts Due March 15

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Davis
contact email: 
:queermilitarizationsymposium@gmail.com

Please circulate widely.

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Call for papers for special issue on Africa Reconfigured

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Studies (academic journal)
contact email: 
Ashwini Tambe, Editorial Director (atambe@umd.edu)

How does feminist scholarship on African regions push conventional disciplinary boundaries?

MLA 2013: McSweeney's and Contemporary Reading (3/15 deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Jackie O'Dell
contact email: 
jackie.o_dell@tufts.edu

This panel seeks papers that explore the literary output, authors, genres, publication practices, or publics associated with Dave Eggers's McSweeney's books and magazines.

Undergraduate humanities research eJournal - CFP - 15 JUNE 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Apollon eJournal announces its second issue and CFP.

2nd Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
story2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative

Wednesday 7th November – Friday 9th November 2012
Salzburg, Austria

Call For Papers:

Call for Essays: New Book on David Lynch's Twin Peaks series-March 18 deadline:

full name / name of organization: 
Intellect Press (London)
contact email: 
marisa@videodansebourgogne.com

The editors of the forthcoming book "Fan Phenomena - Twin Peaks" (Intellect Press) are seeking contributions centered around the iconic cultural influence of David Lynch's series "Twin Peaks".

International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen - articles

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen
contact email: 
m.pateman@kingston.ac.uk

Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (JITP) -- deadline May 1st, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy, Issue Two
contact email: 
jitp@gc.cuny.edu

JITP, The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy,
cordially invites submissions by May 1, 2012 for our upcoming second issue.

2012 Interstices Under Construction Symposium: Immaterial materialities, 28–30 November 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Technology Sydney
contact email: 
sandra.loschke@uts.edu.au

immaterial materialities:
materiality and interactivity in art and architecture

CFP: Special Session: King Arthur in Art (6/17; UVA-Wise Medieval-Reniassance Conference 9/20-22)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia-Wise Medieval Renaissance Conference
contact email: 
ajh7a@uvawise.edu

The University of Virginia’s College Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVI is pleased to sponsor a special session on Arthur in Art.

[UPDATE] 'Borderlines XVI - Site & Sound', 20th-22nd April 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
borderlinesxvigmail.com

BORDERLINES XVI – Site & Sound
20th-22nd April 2012
Queen’s University Belfast

Special guest speaker: Prof. Paul Strohm (Columbia University)

MSA 14 (Oct. 18-21, 2012)--Proposed Panel on Women Modernists and Reactionary Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
annalisazoxweaver@gmail.com

For at least two decades, scholars have addressed the striking convergence between modernist writers and reactionary, right-wing, or fascist regimes.

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