category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] History, Postcolonialism and Tradition 09/12-13/2013 (04/15/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University/Postcolonial Studies Association
contact email: 
fass-conferences@kingston.ac.uk

Second call for papers:

Contemporary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
jhines7@knights.ucf.edu

Call for Papers:
Contemporary Studies
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

The Great War and Modern Literature (MLA Special Session 2014 [Jan. 9-12] ; proposals by March 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Marguerite Helmers
contact email: 
helmers@uwosh.edu

I invite proposals for a special session at the 2014 MLA Convention in Chicago (January 9-12, 2014).

Disrobing the Law in American Culture (April 26-27): Princeton University

full name / name of organization: 
The Princeton Program in American Studies
contact email: 
kacollin@princeton.edu, allerner@princeton.edu

Disrobing the Law in American Culture: A Graduate Conference

Keynote: Laura Edwards (Duke University)
Keynote: Sally Gordon (University of Pennsylvania)

[UPDATE] The Cultural Politics of Memory 14-16 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory Cardiff University
contact email: 
cpm@cardiff.ac.uk

The politics of remembering and forgetting are imp

Edith Wharton and The Custom of the Country: Centennial Reappraisals; Symposium 22/ 23 August 2013, Liverpool Hope University

full name / name of organization: 
William Blazek and Laura Rattray
contact email: 
custom@hope.ac.uk

Edith Wharton and The Custom of the Country: Centennial Reappraisals
Symposium: 22 and 23 August 2013, Liverpool Hope University, UK

Emerging Perspectives graduate conference. May 2-3, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
UCD English Graduate Society
contact email: 
enggrad@ucdconnect.ie

May 2-3, 2013 at University College Dublin in association with the UCD English Graduate Society and Humanities Institute

The Edgar Allan Poe Review

full name / name of organization: 
Poe Studies Association and The Pennsylvania State University Press
contact email: 
bac7@psu.edu or http://www.editorialmanager.com/poe/

Essays on Poe's work, life, and influence from all perspectives as well as original work influenced by Poe are welcome.

CFP- Lasting Stars: Personas that Endure and Images that Fade

full name / name of organization: 
Lucy Bolton and Julie Lobalzo Wright/Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
l.c.bolton@qmul.ac.uk, julielwright1@gmail.com

Project Overview:

[UPDATE - DEADLINE EXTENDED] The Afterlives of Pastoral

full name / name of organization: 
University of Queensland
contact email: 
j.seaboyer@uq.edu.au

The Afterlives of Pastoral

Call for Papers LiNQ Volume 40 2013: Capture

full name / name of organization: 
Literature in North Queensland/ James Cook University
contact email: 
ariella.vanluyn@jcu.edu.au

The verb ‘capture’ implies both acts of preservation and of restraint.

Vulnerable Victorians: Identity and “Deviance” (MLA 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Brandy Schillace
contact email: 
bls10@case.edu

FOR MLA 2014:

[UPDATE] 10th Annual MEGAA Symposium: "The Human and the Non-Human" DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Miami English Graduate and Adjunct Association (MEGAA)
contact email: 
megaablog@gmail.com

The 10th Annual Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association (MEGAA) Symposium
In Conversation with the 2012-13 Altman Program:
The Human and the Non-Human

Domestic Work as a Form of Trafficking in Persons

full name / name of organization: 
The Protection Project, Johns Hopkins University, School for Advanced International Studies
contact email: 
epanter2@jhu.edu

The Protection Project Eighth Annual Symposium on Trafficking in Persons
Domestic Work as a Form of Trafficking in Persons
Call for Papers
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

“American Surrealism, Forms, Projects and Temporalities” – MSA 15 Sussex (Aug. 29-Sep. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Céline Mansanti (U; of Picardie), Anne Reynes (Aix-Marseille Université)
contact email: 
cmansanti@gmail.com ; anne.reynes@univ-amu.fr

This panel for the 2013 Modernist Studies Association Conference seeks to expand our knowledge and understanding of American surrealist experimentations in relation to the complex transnational cultural dialogue emerging in the 1920s and continuing until the 1940s, whose aims included the redefinition of an American cultural identity.

Scritture migranti / Migrant Writings journal (deadline 03/20/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali
contact email: 
redazione.scritturemigranti@unibo.it

The Department of Italian Studies at the University of Bologna (Italy) is now accepting submissions for the following sections of the issue 6/2012 of Scritture migranti, an international journal dedic

Monsters in the Margins: The Horrors of Image/Text

full name / name of organization: 
ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies
contact email: 
imagetext@gmail.com

NEW DEADLINE: February 15, 2013

Edited by Don Ault and Will Walter

Literary London 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Literary London Society
contact email: 
m.dines@kingston.ac.uk

Literary London 2013
Representations of London in Literature
An Interdisciplinary Conference

Hosted by: the Institute of English Studies, University of London

MLA 2014: Deletion, Erasure, Cancellation

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Benzon
contact email: 
pbenzon@temple.edu

How might we theorize the aesthetics and poetics of practices such as deletion and erasure? All periods, genres, media welcome. Inquiries and abstracts with short biographies to pbenzon at temple dot edu by March 1.

Zombie Romantic Comedies - ZomRomCom - Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Drs. Deborah Christie, Margo Collins, and Ken Montieth
contact email: 
supernaturaltelevision@gmail.com

The recent re-animation of the zombie in popular culture has led to the creation of the “zombie romantic comedy,” or the zomromcom.

Walking Dead - Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Deborah Christie
contact email: 
supernaturaltelevision@gmail.com

Articles are invited for an edited collection on issues related to any element of The Walking Dead (either the original graphic novel or the AMC television series).

Transnational Currents of US-China Relations (15-17 November 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Tim Gruenewald / The University of Hong Kong
contact email: 
tgruene@hku.hk

Transnational Currents of US-China Relations:
 The 10th Anniversary of the American Studies Network (USCET-ASN) in China

Will Self and the Art of the Contemporary

full name / name of organization: 
University of Roehampton
contact email: 
laveryn@roehampton.ac.uk

Will Self and the Art of the Contemporary

Saturday 23rd March 2013

University of Roehampton, London

4th Global Conference: Performance: Visual Aspects of Performance Practice (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
perform4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Performance: Visual Aspects of Performance Practice

Tuesday 17th September – Thursday 19th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

The Customs of Many Countries: The Worlds of Edith Wharton (85th Annual SAMLA Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, November 8-10, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Monica Miller/The Edith Wharton Society
contact email: 
mmil132@lsu.edu

The Edith Wharton Society invites papers that engage with this year's SAMLA conference theme: "Cultures, Contexts, Images, and Texts: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds." We are o

University of North Texas - Critical Voices Conference - Friday, March 22

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Texas Graduate Students in English Association
contact email: 
literarycriticalunt@gmail.com

The University of North Texas Graduate Students in English Association (GSEA) invites submissions for its annual graduate student conference, to be held Friday, March 22nd.

South Central MLA Biography/Autobiography/Memoir panel

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mge1108@gmail.com

The 2012 South Central MLA Conference is accepting paper proposals for its Biography/Autobiography/Memoir panel.

BritGrad Call For Papers 6-8 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The British Graduate Conference, Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-Upon-Avon
contact email: 
britgrad@yahoo.com

Dear All,

LUVAH: Journal of the Creative Imagination Spring/Summer Issue Now Accepting Papers and Abstracts

full name / name of organization: 
Luvah: Journal of the Creative Imagination
contact email: 
f@luvah.org

Luvah ( http://luvah.org ) is an international, inter-disciplinary journal of religion, philosophy, and politics.

[UPDATE] SINGAPORE June 2013: A Moving Worlds Conference (with the Division of English, NTU):14-17 June, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Moving Worlds & NTU's Division of English~Singapore
contact email: 
movingworlds@ntu.edu.sg

Transcultural Imaginaries
Making New, Making Strange

A Moving Worlds Conference in collaboration with the Division of English, NTU

[UPDATE] EXTENDED SUBMISSION DEADLINE - 2013 UTSA English Graduate Symposium: “Technologies and Locales of Knowledge"

full name / name of organization: 
University of Texas San Antonio English Graduate Symposium
contact email: 
utsagradconf2013@gmail.com

2013 UTSA English Graduate Symposium Celebrating Women’s History Month: “Technologies and Locales of Knowledge: An Interdisciplinary Symposium Exploring Discourse, Meaning, and Power”

CFP: New Writing: the International Journal - 4/2/13

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwriting.org.uk

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New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory is open for submissions for Volume 11, Issues 1-3 (2014)

Cultural Memories--Comparative Partitions April 1/June 3-4 2013

full name / name of organization: 
AHRC Research Network "Partitions: What Are They Good For?" (UK)
contact email: 
mohanramr1@cf.ac.uk

Call for Papers
Partitions and Cultural Memory

An International symposium as part of the AHRC Research Network Partitions: What Are They Good For?

Organised by

Special issue of Utopian Studies on Architecture and Utopia -- Guest Editor, Dr Nahtaniel Coleman

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Nathaniel Coleman, Newcastle University
contact email: 
nathaniel.coleman@ncl.ac.uk

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The Problematic of Architecture and Utopia

Special issue of Utopian Studies (25:1, Spring 2014) on Architecture and Utopia

Call for Papers – Deadline: 01 May 2013

[UPDATE] The Aesthetics of Austerity - Extended Deadline, February 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Irvine - PhD Program in Visual Studies
contact email: 
vsconference2013@gmail.com

The PhD program in Visual Studies at UC, Irvine invites submissions for its annual graduate student conference: The Aesthetics of Austerity.

Conference Date: April 5, 2013

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