category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

February 15th-17th in Montreal, QC

Keynote Address: Dr. Cary Wolfe, Rice University
Faculty Address: Dr. Peter Gibian, McGill University

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Manchester
contact email: 
jungleofcitiesconference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

‘In the Jungle of Cities’: mobs, murders, crowds, riots and crises in the Modern City

An academic conference to be held at Chetham’s Library, Manchester, on 30th May 2013

[UPDATE] TALKING BODIES: Imminent deadline for Call for Papers; keynote speaker announced

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Emma Rees, University of Chester
contact email: 
talkingbodies@chester.ac.uk

IMMINENT DEADLINE: CALL FOR PAPERS; KEYNOTE SPEAKER ANNOUNCED

TALKING BODIES: IDENTITY, SEXUALITY, REPRESENTATION
An international, interdisciplinary conference

talkingbodies@chester.ac.uk

[UPDATE] REMINDER: "Color" proposals due 1 December 2012 (IMS-Paris, 27-29 June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
International Medieval Society (IMS-Paris)
contact email: 
contact@ims-paris.org

Keynote speakers:
Jonathan Boulton, Medieval Institute, University of Notre Dame
Michel Pastoureau, EPHE, EHESS

Consent: Terms of Agreement, March 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Graduate Conference (Hosted by Dept. of English GSAC)
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: “Consent: Terms of Agreement”
Submission Deadline: Jan. 1st

Blog Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Performing Humanity
contact email: 
mgnesler@bsu.edu

Performing Humanity (www.performinghumanity.wordpress.com) is an interdisciplinary academic blog exploring the hybridity and the blurred categories of human and animal.

Reading Identity Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
MacEwan University
contact email: 
readingidentity@gmail.com

Reading Identity: Inside/Out
Friday February 1st and Saturday February 2nd, 2013

Proposal deadline: November 26, 2012
Please submit proposals to readingidentity@gmail.com

[UPDATE] Deadline extended to DEC 10, 2012: MIGC FAILURE

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC)
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

FAILURE

CALL FOR PAPERS: IFASC 2013 INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS-"Young at Art" İstanbul, TURKEY, March 14-15, 2013‏

full name / name of organization: 
INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS STUDENT CONGRESS
contact email: 
ifasc@maltepe.edu.tr

The Communications Students Local Organizing Committee at Maltepe University is delighted to announce the opening of the call for papers for the ‘Young at Art’ undergraduate students conference to

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis -- Inaugural Issue of the Rat's Mouth Review Graduate Journal

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

All submissions due by December 1st, 2012.

Call for Proposals Deadline: December 7th, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The African & African Diaspora Studies Graduate Student Association (AADSGSA)
contact email: 
dblac023@fiu.edu

African and African Diaspora Studies Symposium
> Dates: February 26-27, 2013
> Call for Proposals Deadline: December 7th, 2012
> Location: Florida International University, Miami Florida

Transgression, Trespassing and Taboos in the Long-Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University
contact email: 
transgression2013@cardiff.ac.uk

Transgression, Trespassing and Taboos in the Long-Nineteenth Century

Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference – Call for papers

Cardiff University, 10th April 2013

LAST CALL - Poetry and Creative Writing - November 31

full name / name of organization: 
The Tau Creative Journal, Lourdes University
contact email: 
Tau@lourdes.edu

The TAU 2013
The tau is the Lourdes University
creative journal
of art, poetry, and other creative work
The Tau dates back to 1959.

Each entry should be:
Submitted separately

[Update] Deadline Extension: “Science Fiction & Fictions in Science” (3/1/2013; abstracts due 12/01/2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers University, New Brunswick
contact email: 
scifi.fisci@gmail.com

Science Fiction & Fictions in Science” (3/1/2013; abstracts due 12/01/2012)

Call for Games: Strange Tales

full name / name of organization: 
Clemson University - Jimmy Butts
contact email: 
jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

Here is the official handout: http://db.tt/SifCWBmh

This is a call for games.

Submit to: Jimmy Butts via jimmy.m.butts@gmail.com

NEMSC Graduate Student Conference, March 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
New England Medieval Studies Consortium
contact email: 
uconn.nemsc@gmail.com

30th Annual New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference
"Collaborations"

Saturday, March 16, 2013
University of Connecticut

"Travel, Contact, Exchange" April 19-20, 2013 Abstracts due Jan. 14

full name / name of organization: 
Plymouth State University Medieval and Renaissance Forum
contact email: 
PSUForum@gmail.com

34th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum
Plymouth State University
Plymouth, NH, USA
Friday and Saturday April 19-20, 2013

Call for Papers and Sessions
“Travel, Contact, Exchange”

"Teaching and Learning" in the Journal of Popular Romance Studies ONGOING

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
Lisa.Fletcher@utas.edu.au

The Journal of Popular Romance Studies (JPRS) is a peer-reviewed on-line journal presenting scholarship on representations of romantic love in popular media, now and in the past, from anywhere in the

Making It Work: US Thought and Culture Between Praxis and Paralysis, April 5-6 2013

full name / name of organization: 
US Literatures and Cultures Consortium at the University of Michigan
contact email: 
usistconference2013@gmail.com

Are there distinctively American attitudes toward objectivity and truth, judgment and action?

Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures

full name / name of organization: 
Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures
contact email: 
jeunesse@uwinnipeg.ca

Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures is an interdisciplinary, refereed academic journal whose mandate is to publish research on and to provide a forum for discussion about cultural product

Reading and Health in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval and Early Modern Research Group, Newcastle University
contact email: 
elw5@st-andrews.ac.uk

5th-6th July, 2013

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Katharine Craik
Helen Smith
Richard Wistreich

CFP Paranormal Romance (PCA/ACA Washington 2013) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association Amerincan Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

CFP True Blood (PCA/ACA Washington, 3/2012) Submission Deadline: Dec. 7

full name / name of organization: 
The Popular Culture Association American Culture Association
contact email: 
mfindley@vtc.edu

The Vampire in Literature, Culture and Film area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking papers and roundtables for the Joint National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Co

"The Unrecyclable" Extended Deadline [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
The Word Hoard - An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

The Word Hoard

Call for Papers, Extended Deadline:

The Unrecyclable

November 14, 2012

REMINDER - DEADLINE December 1, 2012 - Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2 -

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Otherness
contact email: 
otherness.research@gmail.com

The Centre for Studies in Otherness invites papers for the e-journal issue Otherness: Essays and Studies 3.2.

The Role of Language in Society and Education

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Exchange Quarterly
contact email: 
emiliadimartino@gmail.com

Academic Exchange Quarterly
Winter 2013, Volume 17, Issue 4
Expanded issue up to 400+ pages.
Articles on various topics plus the following special sections.

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013. Abstract submission deadline by Dec. 23, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The Associated Graduate Student of English (AGSE) at California State University, Northridge
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

Innocence and Experience – March 9, 2013 at California State University, Northridge.

All-Irish Issue of Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (Initial Deadline 1/31/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
mccabeb@cgu.edu

Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal is seeking articulate and well-reasoned articles exploring any element of Irish women’s writing and experience.

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”, Graduate Conf, 5-6 April 2013; Deadline: 15 Jan 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Religion Graduate Organization at Syracuse Univeristy
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

Monsters, angels, demons, vampires and cyborgs challenge conventional notions of humanity. The lived experience of many humans also pushes against these norms.

[UPDATE] CFP - "Catholics and Puritans in the trans-Atlantic world, 1500-1800"

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
radical.religion@tcd.ie

"Catholics and Puritans in the trans-Atlantic world, 1500-1800"
16-17 September 2013, Trinity College Dublin

The Monstrous, the Marginalized, and Transgressive Forms of “Humanity”due January 15th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University
contact email: 
wdeboer@syr.edu

The Religion Graduate Organization at the Religion Department of Syracuse University seeks submissions for its graduate student conference:

Thoreau and American Philosophy - January 1

full name / name of organization: 
The Thoreau Society
contact email: 
kristen.case@maine.edu

The newly-published volume Thoreau’s Significance for American Philosophy (Fordham UP) assembles a wide-range of scholarship to address the question of Thoreau’s legacy for the American philosophi

Update: The Maester's Chain: Essays on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Johnston and Jes Battis, University of Regina
contact email: 
susan.johnston@uregina.ca, jes.battis@uregina.ca

We have already received some fantastic essay proposals, but are still looking for abstracts in the following areas:

Adaptation
Animals (dire wolves, shape-shifting, animal consciousness)

CFP Oceanide - Journal of the Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture (28th December)

full name / name of organization: 
Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture SELICUP
contact email: 
r.jarazo AT uib DOT es

Oceanide is a peer-reviewed academic journal which aims to highlight and analyse the cultural, economic, historical, political, and literary interaction amongst the communities that make up the old an

Questioning Digital Activism

full name / name of organization: 
Currents in Electronic Literacy
contact email: 
currentsdwrl@gmail.com

Call for Papers: "Questioning Digital Activism"

Deadline: January 17, 2013

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