category: interdisciplinary

Critical Transitions: Genealogies of Intellectual Change - 2-day Workshop, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Leverhulme "Tipping Points" Project, hosted by Institute for Hazard Risk and Resilience, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
ihrr.admin@durham.ac.uk

CRITICAL TRANSITIONS

Launch Workshop – Work Package 5, Leverhulme Trust "Tipping Points" Project

27 – 28 September 2013

Making-of Documentaries: Historical Precedents, Conventions and Visualizing Production Work (SCMS Panel, Seattle, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Steinhart/UCLA
contact email: 
danielst@ucla.edu

Seeking papers for proposed panel at SCMS conference in Seattle, March 19-23, 2014.

Call for Submissions to Deep South Deadline 9 August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Deep South Journal
contact email: 
deepsouthjournal@gmail.com

Deep South is an electronic journal based in the Department of English at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

GLOBAL GLAM: STYLE AND SPECTACLE IN POPULAR MUSIC FROM THE 1970s TO THE 2000s – Call for Chapters (due 1 November 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Ian Chapman & Henry Johnson (University of Otago)
contact email: 
ian.chapman@otago.ac.nz, henry.johnson@otago.ac.nz

Contributions are invited for an edited book on style and spectacle in “glam” popular music performance from the 1970s to the present day.

CFP: New Perspectives on the Stamp Act

full name / name of organization: 
Zach Hutchins / Colorado State University
contact email: 
zach_hutchins@yahoo.com

Call for Papers

What Have You Done for Me Philately?
New Perspectives on the Stamp Act

MFS Special Issue - Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
herman.145@gmail.com

Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction
Guest Editor: David Herman
Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2013

Seeking Panelist for 2014 C19: Exploring Tex(x)ture in American Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
C19: Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists Conference
contact email: 
rsimonse@uwo.ca

This panel will explore the notion of texture in relation to nineteenth-century American literature and culture.

Transnational Approaches to North American Regionalism (Deadline for Proposals: 31 October, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Special Issue of the European Journal of American Studies
contact email: 
freitagf[at]uni-mainz.de and ksandrock[at]phil.uni-goettingen.de

Earlier discussions of literary and cultural regionalism in North America have frequently tended to cluster around specific regions and their relations to the nation. By contrast, this thematic issue of EJAS seeks to explore new perspectives by focusing especially on transnational approaches to regionalism in North American literary and cultural studies.

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (www.coldnoon.com) Call for Entries (Research Papers/ Poetry), deadline 6th August 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (Quarterly of Travelogy-Interntional Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
submissions@coldnoon.com

CALL FOR ENTRIES (RESEARCH PAPER ABSTRACTS AND POETRY):

CFP Invisible Circus: An International Conference on the work of Jennifer Egan

full name / name of organization: 
University of Birmingham & Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
invisiblecircus2014@gmail.com

Invisible Circus
An International Conference on the work of Jennifer Egan
21st and 22nd March 2014
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London

Transforming Scripture: Biblical translations and adaptations in Old and Middle English

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
elizabeth.solopova@ell.ox.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Transforming Scripture: Biblical translations and adaptations in Old and Middle English

St Anne’s College, Oxford, 29-31 May 2014

Submission deadline: 30 September, 2013

Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Feral Feminisms
contact email: 
wiggins.yorku@gmail.com, feralfeminisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers – Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

TRANSITIONS 4 - DATE CORRECTION - 26 OCTOBER 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
transitions.symposium@gmail.com

Apologies for error in previous posting - the date for the conference has been moved to Saturday 26th October. All other details remain the same. The CFP remains open til July 30.

CFP - Book Collection on Warren Ellis [Deadline 13/12/2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
ellis.2014book@gmail.com

Bad Signals: Collected Essays on the Work of Warren Ellis

CFP - Book Collection on Warren Ellis [Deadline 13/12/2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
ellis.2014book@gmail.com

Bad Signals: Collected Essays on the Work of Warren Ellis

TRANSITIONS 4 - UPDATE

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
transitions.symposium@gmail.com

Transitions 4 is a one-day symposium promoting new research and multi-disciplinary academic study of comics/ comix/ manga/ bande dessinée and other forms of sequential art, now in its fourth year at

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Supernatural Studies
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)
full name / name of organization:
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email:

M/C -- "Augment" - abstracts due Aug 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
M/C - Media and Culture
contact email: 
augment@journal.media-culture.org.au

Upcoming issue of M/C - Media and Culture (2013)

Edited by Rebecca Caines and Michelle Stewart

Contemporary lives are increasingly saturated with the promise of

Open Editor Position for Nationally Syndicated Literary Criticism Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities
contact email: 
editors@diesisjournal.org

We are now accepting applications for Editor of Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities.

The Postcolonialist_Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Postcolonialist
contact email: 
editorinchief@postcolonialist.com

Dear Colleagues,

[UPDATE] Teaching College Literature (ongoing; new resource)

full name / name of organization: 
Renee Pigeon, Teaching College Literature (TCL)
contact email: 
rpigeon@csusb.edu

Have you taught a terrific literature class recently? Contributions are solicited for a web resource focused on teaching English literature at the college/university level, Teaching College Literature, launched in 2012.

Child Abuse and the Supernatural (NeMLA 2014; Harrisburg, PA, 4/3-4/6)

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Bobe / Rutgers University
contact email: 
apis.melissa@gmail.com

This panel seeks to examine the way child abuse figures in narratives of the last century that use a supernatural frame and/or supernatural elements.

Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture February 19-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 35th Annual Conference
contact email: 
chamilton@ntcc.edu

Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014 Call for Papers:

The Gothic Body: The Physical Depiction of the Female Gothic (NeMLA)

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

PPC_6CFP_2013. Problems of Psychology in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofpsychology@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for international scientific journal (Sixth CFP)

PEC_18CFP_2013. Problems of Education in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofeducation@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for an international scientific journal (Eighteenth Call for Papers)

Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Bonaventure University English Department
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

Embodied Affect in Cinema and Media; Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference, March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Heather Collette-VanDeraa, Mila Zuo, UCLA School of Theater Film and Television
contact email: 
collette17@ucla.edu, mzuo@ucla.edu

This panel seeks a diverse range of papers that address the significance of affect and embodied sensation in both representation and “reception” of film and media.

Staging the New Woman: Bernard Shaw, Suffrage, and Theatre as Activism

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Dolgin/NeMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
ellen.dolgin@dc.edu

Sarah Grand’s essays on the woman question published in the North American Review in 1894 coined the phrase ’new woman’: Shaw created a series of characters and ’unwomanly’ women.

Mediality, April 3-4 2014

full name / name of organization: 
New York University, Medieval and Renaissance Center
contact email: 
martha.rust@nyu.edu

New York University’s Medieval and Renaissance Center invites proposals for papers that address the topic of mediality with respect to any medieval or early modern cultural practices.

Call for Journal Submissions: Media and Methods for Opening Education, October 20, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy
contact email: 
admin@jitpedagogy.org

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy is a peer-reviewed and open-access journal that welcomes work that explores critical and creative uses of interactive technology in teaching, learnin

Recalling the past: A trip down memory lane | November 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Languages Graduate Student Association (LANGSA) - University of Connecticut
contact email: 
langsa.uconn@gmail.com

Date: November 15, 2013
Venue: Wilbur Cross Building, 233 Glenbrook Road, Storrs CT

The Precarious Alliance: Energy in Transition (April 3-4, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Stamps / Delaware Valley College
contact email: 
michael.stamps@delval.edu

Join us at Delaware Valley College in Doylestown, PA, for The Precarious Alliance, a sustainability symposium that explores present and future challenges related to how we can better adapt human netwo

[UPDATE] Virginia Universities and Race Histories conference November 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
UCARE (University and Community Action for Racial Equity)
contact email: 
universitiesandracehistories@gmail.com

Virginia Universities and Race Histories
Call for Proposals
The University of Virginia: November 8th (evening) and 9th, 2013

Joy/La joie (February 27th - March 1st 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature - University of Toronto
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

JOY

Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

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