category: interdisciplinary

RUTGERS: CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS - LA FUSTA 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Italian Graduate Society
contact email: 
italian.grad.society@gmail.com

RUTGERS: CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS - LA FUSTA 2011

[UPDATE]: The Battle of the Brows: Cultural Distinctions in the Space Between, 1914-1945 (Feb 15/June 16-18)

full name / name of organization: 
The Space Between Society: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945
contact email: 
spacebetween2011@gmail.com

The Battle of the Brows: Cultural Distinctions in the Space Between, 1914-1945

Keynote Speaker: Dr. David Savran, CUNY Ph.D. Program in Theatre

Deadline extended to February 15, 2011

Special Topics Session: "Productive" Silences (Annual RMMLA Conference October 6-8, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Pamela J. Rader/ RMMLA
contact email: 
raderp@georgian.edu

"Productive" Silences

Cfp: Commitment Conference April 29, 2011 at UC Irvine Deadline extended

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature at UC Irvine
contact email: 
commitmentconference@gmail.com

The Graduate Students of the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine present an interdisciplinary graduate student conference on April 29th, 2011.
COMMITMENT

Law and Order : 37th Annual Nineteenth-Century French Studies Colloquium

full name / name of organization: 
Nineteenth-Century French Studies
contact email: 
ncfs2011@gmail.com

The 37th Annual Nineteenth-Century French Studies Colloquium hopes to foster a discussion of laws and order as represented in French literature and culture of the long century: how they were establish

Comic and violence: "Doppelgänger" // doubles

full name / name of organization: 
Christian Hoffstadt
contact email: 
info@christian-hoffstadt.de

Comic and Violence: Doppelgänger

With Pens And Forks: A Frank Look At American Food Writing - PAMLA 11/5&11/6 - Deadline to submit 3/20

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
llefebvre@fullcoll.edu

CFP: Food Panel @ PAMLA 2011

With Pens And Forks: A Frank Look At American Food Writing

Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium (LLUC)

full name / name of organization: 
Gordon College
contact email: 
LLUC@gordon.edu

Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium (LLUC) at Gordon College

March 26, 2011

CRITICAL JUNCTURES: America and its Crises April 2nd, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Chesapeake American Studies Association
contact email: 
chasa@gmu.edu

The 2011 meeting of the Chesapeake area chapter of the American Studies Association (CHASA) will be hosted by the Cultural Studies doctoral program at George Mason University, Fairfax VA, Saturday Apr

The Art of Outrage: Poetics, Politics, Polarization

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham University’s Graduate English Association
contact email: 
artofoutrage@gmail.com

The Art of Outrage: Poetics, Politics, Polarization
Friday, October 14, 2011

“‘They’re not like us,’ and for that reason deserve to be ruled.”

Literature and Mathematics in Nineteenth-Century Britain and Europe (16-18 May 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Alice Jenkins
contact email: 
alice.jenkins@glasgow.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for 20-minute papers or for panels on any aspect of the relationship between literature and mathematics in Britain and Europe during the long nineteenth century.

“Where Do You Want Me to Start?” Producing History through Mad Men (March 1, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Invisible Culture
contact email: 
Amanda Graham (agraham9[at]mail[dot]rochester[dot]edu) and Erin Leary (eleary2[at]mail[dot]rochester[dot]edu)

The television network AMC’s historical drama Mad Men, set in 1960-64, premiered in 2007.

CFP: The Child, The First World War and the Global South (Sydney, 1-4 Dec 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Technology Sydney
contact email: 
info@fww-child.org

‘A Game That Calls Up Love and Hatred Both’:
The Child, the First World War, and the Global South

1-4 December 2011

University of Technology Sydney, Australia

The Politics of Form: April 22, 2011 Columbia University Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
19th-Century Colloquium, Department of English, Columbia University
contact email: 
aec2137@columbia.edu

The Politics of Form: 2011 Graduate Student Conference
Columbia University Nineteenth-Century Colloquium
Friday, April 22th, 2011

Keynote Speaker: Caroline Levine

CALL FOR PAPERS

“Sri Lanka: Remaking Society” 2011 Sri Lanka Graduate Student Conference (March 25th and 26th, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
India-China Institute, the New School for Social Research, New York
contact email: 
thiranas@newschool.edu, meb2212@columbia.edu, mmh2192@columbia.edu

“Sri Lanka: Remaking Society”
2011 Sri Lanka Graduate Student Conference

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE: Graduate Student Conference: EMERGENCE/IES -London, ON March 17-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature and Hispanic Studies, The University of Western Ontario
contact email: 
modlangconference2011@gmail.com

[Deadline extended to February 1, 2011] Lucky 13 has come around!

ESSAY PRIZE 2011 Katherine Mansfield Society

full name / name of organization: 
KATHERINE MANSFIELD SOCIETY
contact email: 
kms@katherinemansfieldsociety.org

The Katherine Mansfield Society is pleased to announce its second annual prize essay competition, open to all,
and which for 2011 will be on the subject of:

KATHERINE MANSFIELD
AND THE ARTS

TERROR AND THE (POST)CINEMATIC SUBLIME (April 15, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Drs Comer and Vayo
contact email: 
cinematic.sublime@gmail.com

Jean-Francois Lyotard writes, “We have paid a high enough price for the nostalgia of the whole [...] let us be witnesses to the unpresentable; let us activate the differences and save the honor of t

Narratives of Travel and Navigation: English by Water, Air, Land, and Imagination, March 24-26, 2011 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania College English Association (PCEA)
contact email: 
pcea2011erie@gmail.com

Date: March 24-26, 2011
Conference Site: Sheraton Bayfront, Erie, PA

Extended Deadline: January 30, 2011

CFP on Environmental Performance

full name / name of organization: 
R. Besel and J. Blau - California Polytechnic State University
contact email: 
rbesel@calpoly.edu and jblau@calpoly.edu

Call for Chapter Proposals: Collection on Environmental Performance

ETUDES IRLANDAISES French Journal of Irish Studies Spring 2012 issue (deadline: June 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises, The French Journal of Irish Studies
contact email: 
cauvetp@hotmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ETUDES IRLANDAISES
French Journal of Irish Studies
Spring 2012 issue (Non-thematic)

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: 30 JUNE. 2011

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (2011 issue, Deadline January 21, 2011) [UPDATE}

full name / name of organization: 
Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism

Call for Papers: Undergraduate and Master's Students
Deadline: 21 January 2011

Modernist Architecture and Spectacle--MSA 13 Oct 6-9, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association, Structures of Innovation
contact email: 
heather.lusty@unlv.edu

Modern architecture emphasizes function over form, incorporating modern materials and a rebellion against traditional styles.

Edited Collection. Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Libidinal Lives: Economies of Desire in the Long Nineteenth Century
contact email: 
Jane.Ford@port.ac.uk; Kim.Edwards@liv.ac.uk

In his controversial work Libidinal Economy (1974) Jean-Franҫois Lyotard famously remarked ‘every political economy is libidinal’.

Enslavement: Colonial Appropriations, Apparitions, Remembrances. 1750-Present Day.

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Literature, University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
cslpgconf@port.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor James Walvin

17th June 2011

CALL FOR PAPERS

Creatures of the Night October 2011

full name / name of organization: 
M.A. Nadine Farghaly, Paris-Lodron University, Salzburg, Austria
contact email: 
creatures_of_the_night@gmx.net

WOMEN AND POPULAR CULTURE: OF SOCIAL JUSTICE, SEXUAL POLITICS AND THE STATUS QUO

full name / name of organization: 
jis@scsu.edu
contact email: 
jis@scsu.edu
  • Plenum
  • Special Number: WOMEN AND POPULAR CULTURE: OF SOCIAL JUSTICE, SEXUAL POLITICS AND THE STATUS QUO

    Guest Editor: Susan Stein

  • CEU Summer University announcement - June 6 - July 29, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    CEntral European University - Summer University
    contact email: 
    summeru@ceu.hu

    Central European University is a US-style, internationally recognized institution of post-graduate education in the social sciences and humanities.

    CFP: Panel on "Documenting the Child"

    full name / name of organization: 
    Visible Evidence XVIII (Documentary Conference) New York University August 11-14, 2011
    contact email: 
    pooja_rangan@brown.edu

    Call for Abstracts
    Proposed Panel on "Documenting the Child"
    Visible Evidence XVIII
    New York University August 11-14, 2011

    ***Deadline Extended to January 8***

    DOCUMENTING THE CHILD

    [UPDATE] Nature of the Contradiction: The 13th Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group, March 31-April 2

    full name / name of organization: 
    Marxist Reading Group, University of Florida
    contact email: 
    theufmrg@gmail.com

    *Deadline extended: 1/31/11*

    Keynote Speaker: John Bellamy Foster

    special journal issue on Milton's "Paradise Regained"

    full name / name of organization: 
    Huntington Library Quarterly
    contact email: 
    sgreen@huntington.org

    Of the two Miltonic epics, Paradise Regained has been under-served by criticism while its longer counterpart has perhaps been over-served.

    Spring 2011 McCleary Symposium INTERSECTIONS: Literature, History & Art/Science & Technology

    full name / name of organization: 
    Department of English, Texas Southern University
    contact email: 
    Saldivar_rx@tsu.edu

    The Department of English at Texas Southern University will host the Thirteenth Annual Interdisciplinary McCleary Symposium, March 24-25, 2011, Houston, Texas.

    [UPDATE] "Faith and the Supernatural" 2011 SECCL (deadline extended to January 31)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Southeast Region Conference on Christianity and Literature, Regent University
    contact email: 
    sclements@regent.edu

    The 2011 Southeast Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature invites the submission of papers that explore the various intersections of faith and the supernatural in literature.

    Utopia, Crisis, Justice: 12th Utopian Studies Conference, Nicosia, Cyprus 8-11/7/2011, Deadline 15 March 2011 [UPDATE]

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Cyprus
    contact email: 
    balaso@ucy.ac.cy

    [UPDATE] Utopia/Crisis/Justice: 12th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society/Europe, July 8-11, 2011
    full name / name of organization:
    University of Cyprus
    contact email:

    Filolog: journal for literary, cultural and language studies - call for papers (DEADLINE 31/03/2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Faculty of Philology, Banja Luka
    contact email: 
    petarny@yahoo.com; tbijelic@hotmail.com

    Filolog (Philologist) is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal with an international Editorial Board.

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