category: interdisciplinary

Society for American Travel Writing at SSAWW 2015 (November 4-8 in Philadelphia) 15 December 2014 Submission Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing
contact email: 
mscript@udel.edu

The Society for American Travel Writing invites submissions for its upcoming panel at the triennial meeting of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers, November 4-8, 2015 in Philadelphia.

Transnational Clash (edited collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Samuel Cohen
contact email: 
cohenss@missouri.edu

The Transnational Clash: Essays on “the Only Band that Matters” will be a cross-disciplinary collection of scholarly essays dedicated to the work of The Clash, and as such the first of its kind.

British Women Writers Conference 2015

full name / name of organization: 
British Women Writers Association
contact email: 
bwwc2015@gmail.com

23rd Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference June 25th-27th, 2015

Hosted by The Graduate Center of the City University of New York
at The Heyman Center, Columbia University

ACLA 2015 Seminar: Tender Empiricisms and Weird Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Morris, University of Oxford
contact email: 
forgotten.english@gmail.com

In the nineteenth-century Goethe described “zartre Empirie,” a delicate or tender empiricism.

[UPDATE] New Voices 2015 Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices
contact email: 
gsu.newvoices@gmail.com

The New Voices Planning Committee is proud to announce that we are now accepting proposals for the 2015 New Voices Conference.

Cogito, Ergo, Shakespeare? Cognitive Literary Studies from the Medieval Mind to Milton's

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE: Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English
contact email: 
mkaethle@uoguelph.ca

While cognitive literary studies is beginning to establish itself in Shakespeare criticism, there have not been many ventures into the broader applications of cognitive science to early English l

Orange Is the New Black and New Perspectives on the Women in Prison Genre, 5 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh Napier University
contact email: 
OITNBConference@gmail.com

A One-Day Conference at Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland

Keynote Speaker:
Professor Diane Negra (University College Dublin)

Eye Candy: Consuming Moving Images at the Cinema and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
Yale University Film and Media Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
yaleeyecandy@gmail.com

Eye Candy: Consuming Moving Images at the Cinema and Beyond
Film and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference
Yale University
February 13-15, 2015

ACLA 2015 - Security and Hospitality

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting
contact email: 
jmclapp@ied.edu.hk

This panel will take place at the annual meeting of the ACLA, March 26-29, 2015.

Details here: http://acla.org/annual-meeting
Submit Proposals Here: http://acla.org/node/680

2014 Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages Awards

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages
contact email: 
kmc@plu.edu

The Women’s Caucus for the Modern Languages
welcomes submissions for its annual awards.

The 2014 Florence Howe Award

“Freaks & Geeks” March 6-8, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
“Freaks & Geeks” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 6-8, 2015
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“To them, you're just a freak, like me! They need you right now, but when they don't, they'll cast you out, like a leper!… When the chips are down, these...

Lippincott's Legacy Conference, May 29-30 2015, Omaha, Nebraska

full name / name of organization: 
Robert E. Bernier / University of Nebraska at Omaha
contact email: 
rbernier@unomaha.edu

A Call for Papers for the Lippincott's Legacy Conference, May 29-30, 2015 in Omaha, Nebraska. Details are available at http://www.lippincottslegacy.org

[UPDATE] FSAC 2015 Grad Colloquium CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Film Studies Association of Canada Graduate Colloquium
contact email: 
philippe.mather@uregina.ca

[UPDATE] Call for Papers - Version Française ci-dessous

Universal History, Philosophical History, and the Fate of Humanity

full name / name of organization: 
The Telos-Paul Piccone Institute
contact email: 
telosnyc@telosinstitute.net

The 2015 Telos-Paul Piccone Institute Conference
February 14–15, 2015
New York, NY

Universal History, Philosophical History, and the Fate of Humanity

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies call for paper (September-December 2014) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

Capital Ideas: Congress 2015 (Deadline November 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE (Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English)
contact email: 
info.accute@gmail.com

ACCUTE is excited to announce our call for papers for our 2015 conference, which will take place 30 May – 2 June 2015, during the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences,

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self (February 12-13, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardisgrasconference2015@gmail.com

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self

The Limits of Animality

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Students' Conference
contact email: 
uottawa.conference@gmail.com

The relationships between writers and their pets, or with animals in general, are well-known.

[Update] ACLA CFP: Settler Colonial Literatures in Comparison Seattle March 26-29 (Abstract by Oct 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Yu-ting Huang / UCLA
contact email: 
ythuang@ucla.edu

Settler Colonial Literatures in Comparison
ACLA -- March 26-29, 2015. Seattle, Washington.

Call for papers:

Academic Institutions & the Production of Knowledge, 1st International Symposium (Mexico City: Monday 3rd of Nov, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

Reconstruction 14.3, Spatial Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Clinton
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Introducing: Reconstruction 14.3, “Spatial Literary Studies,”
Edited by Robert T. Tally Jr.
Featuring work by:

Cultures of Settlement and Unsettlement

full name / name of organization: 
Bruno Cornellier / University of Winnipeg
contact email: 
b.cornellier@uwinnipeg.ca

Contributions are sought for the following seminar, to be held during the 2015 Annual Conference of the American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA, March 26-29, Seattle, U.S.A).

Biologism and Identity ACLA Seminar [UPDATE] - DEADLINE OCTOBER 15

full name / name of organization: 
Jenny Heijun Wills/University of Winnipeg; David Palumbo-Liu/Stanford University
contact email: 
j.wills@uwinnipeg.ca

This seminar will take place at the American Comparative Literature Association conference in Seattle, March 26-29, 2015.

Call for Notes and Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language
contact email: 
EXB593@bham.ac.uk

The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is a postgraduate journal published electronically and in print.

Military Masculinities in the Long Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, 20th-21st May 2015
contact email: 
anna_maria_barry@hotmail.com/erbutcher@gmail.com

Keynotes: Doctor Holly Furneaux and Professor Joanne Bailey.

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association 36th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
36th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 11-14, 2015

Market Failures, Famines, & Crises CFP | disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory Issue 24

full name / name of organization: 
The Committee on Social Theory at The University of Kentucky
contact email: 
Grace Cale & Lydia Roll, University of Kentucky, disclosurejournal@gmail.com

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 25, 2014

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/1/14; 2/11-14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2014

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
February 11-14, 2015

Extending Play: The Sequel

full name / name of organization: 
Extending Play: The Sequel - Rutgers University (Media Studies)
contact email: 
extendingplay@gmail.com

Extending Play: The Sequel

Are we the species that plays—or are we better understood as the species that repeats?

[UPDATE] CFP: Stardom and Fandom, SW PCA/ACA, February 11 - 14, 2015, Deadline November 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn S Zubernis/West Chester University
contact email: 
lzubernis@wcupa.edu

Join us for the 36th Annual Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference, February 11 – 14, 2015 at the beautiful Hyatt Regency in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Lives Welded and Woven: Women Writers and American Arts & Crafts (Deadline: 11.1.14)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
azibrak@gmail.com

The 2015 Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference (Philadelphia, PA, November 4-8, 2015)

[UPDATE] EXTENDED: CFP NeMLA 2015: (Roundtable) Beyond ‘the Wounded Surgeon’: Nurses’ Construction and Recovery of the Wound

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Sheckler/ University of New Hampshire
contact email: 
ersheckler@gmail.com

From Florence Nightingale to Nurse Ratched, nurses have been portrayed by others and by themselves as, in turn, idealized paragons of femininity and vilified portents of social disintegration.

Roundtable on Cultures of Extraction at ASLE (June 23-27 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment
contact email: 
eclind@umich.edu & jenna.golsmith2@uky.edu

The work of the dead and the sleeping is the work of discerning the bottom, the earth as ground of the upside down or inside out, as vowels and consonants are ambassadors of arrival and departure.

What Does War Look Like?: Visual Trauma and Representation, March 26-29, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
Brenda Sanfilippo <bsanfil@ucsc.edu> or Najwa Al-Tabaa <naltabaa@ufl.edu>

Every war has its own patterns of injury based on contemporary military weapons, strategy, and tactics.

Privileging the Unseen: A one-day symposium on the writing of Hilary Mantel - Tuesday 9th June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Eileen J. Pollard - Manchester Metropolitan University
contact email: 
e.pollard@mmu.ac.uk

Privileging the Unseen
A one-day symposium on the writing of Hilary Mantel

Tuesday 9th June 2015
International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester, UK

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