category: interdisciplinary

National Seminar on The Imaginary Homelands of Salman Rushdie

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Gauhati University
contact email: 
anjalidaimari@yahoo.com, bora.manashi@rediffmail.com

“It may be that writers in my position, exiles or emigrants or expatriates are haunted by some sense of loss, some urge to reclaim, to look back, even at the risk of being mutated into pillars of sa

CSUF Creative Writing Workshop Weekend; November 12-14, 2010; Call for Participants

full name / name of organization: 
CWC California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
jisip@fullerton.edu

Creative Writing Workshop Weekend

CFP: Children in Film

full name / name of organization: 
SWTXPCA/ACA Joint Conference April 20-23, 2011
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

Proposals are now being accepted for the Children in Film Area of the 31st annual PCA/ACA & SWTX PCA/ACA joint conference April 20-23, 2011, in San Antonio, TX.(www.swtxpca.org).

On the Love of Commentary (In Love): A Roundtable -- Kalamazoo, International Medieval Congress, May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Glossator: Practice and Theory of the Commentary (glossator.org)
contact email: 
glossatori@gmail.com

On the Love of Commentary (In Love)
A Roundtable
International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 12-15, 2011

42nd College English Association Conference: March 31 - April 2, 2011, St. Petersburg, Florida

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

Call for Papers, CEA 2011 | FORTUNES
42nd Annual Conference | March 31 - April 2, 2011 | St. Petersburg, Florida

“Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I myself am good-fortune.”

Edited Collection: Vibratory Modernism (abstract deadline 10/1/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Anthony Enns, Department of English, Dalhousie University
contact email: 
anthony.enns@dal.ca

Vibrations played a central role in nineteenth-century science, as light, heat, energy, and matter were all gradually understood to be essentially vibratory.

Nineteenth Century British Literature - October 30 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal, Volume 2, Issue 2
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

The peer-reviewed Pennsylvania Literary Journal is now accepting essays, book reviews, short stories, poetry and interviews from academics across the world for our fourth issue of the Pennsylvania Lit

Black and Brown Feminisms in Hip Hop Media University of Texas at San Antonio - March 4-5, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Texas at San Antonio
contact email: 
blackandbrownfeminisms@gmail.com

Black and Latina feminist scholars offer multiple ways of understanding feminist cultures that transcend ideological borders and patriarchal conventions.

Journal Call for submissions: Deadline 1/2/10

full name / name of organization: 
Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity
contact email: 
connect@bloomu.edu

Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity, a national journal published by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and the Frederick Douglass Institute Collabor

Southeast Asian Review of English (SARE), No. 50 - Singapore & Malaysia Special Issue (January 31st, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Southeast Asian Review of English (SARE)
contact email: 
takoh@ntu.edu.sg

Southeast Asian Review of English (SARE), No. 50 (July, 2011 publication date)

Theme: Re-Framing Contemporary Malaysian and Singaporean Literature

February 4-5, 2011 - North Carolina Symposium on Teaching Writing

full name / name of organization: 
North Carolina State University
contact email: 
cooper.eng101@gmail.com

North Carolina Symposium on Teaching Writing
Shifting Platforms: New Media, Emerging Literacies, and the Writing Teacher

February 4-5, 2011
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

Multiple Childhoods/Multidisciplinary Perspectives: Interrogating Normativity in Childhood Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Childhood Studies, Rutgers University-Camden
contact email: 
dtcook@camden.rutgers.edu

We invite submissions for participation in a conference hosted by the Department of Childhood Studies of Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey, USA on Multiple Childhoods/ Multidisciplinary Perspec

"Rebecca West and Power," the fifth biennial conference on Rebecca West

full name / name of organization: 
International Rebecca West Society
contact email: 
anorton@anselm.edu

September 16-17, 2011, at Baruch College, New York

Film & Philosophy: How Films Think

full name / name of organization: 
UF GFSG
contact email: 
film.ufl@gmail.com


Call for Papers
Film & Philosophy: How Films Think
Organized by the Graduate Film Studies Group
Sponsored by the Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere with support from the Yavitz Fund
University of Florida
November 5-7, 2010

Keynote speakers: Mary Ann Doane and D.N. Rodowick
Special Session with William Rothman

Kalamazoo 2011: Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Serina Patterson
contact email: 
serina.laureen@gmail.com

Journal of Popular Romance Studies: Issue 1.2

full name / name of organization: 
Kymberly Hinton / Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
managing.editor@jprstudies.org

For its second issue (Spring, 2011), the Journal of Popular Romance Studies is now considering papers on representations of romantic love in popular media, now or in the past, from anywhere in the wor

II International Congress of Anglo-Portuguese Studies Lisbon, 18-20 April 2011

full name / name of organization: 
CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies, New University/FCT)
contact email: 
cetaps@fcsh.unl.pt

In commemoration of its 30th anniversary, the Lisbon branch of CETAPS, the Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies (an inter-institutional Research Unit based in two universities,

2011 Kalamazoo CFP: Raising the Dead in the Middle Ages, May 12-15, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Frank Napolitano
contact email: 
fnapolitano@radford.edu

This session invites papers that explore the existential and epistemological questions surrounding human mortality, and assurances over the power of death presented in medieval literature, religion, p

Victorian Network - Recruiting Submissions Editor

full name / name of organization: 
The Victorian Network
contact email: 
victoriannetwork@gmail.com

The Victorian Network (ISSN 2042-616X), an online journal dedicated to publishing and promoting the best postgraduate work in Victorian Studies, is recruiting a Submissions Editor.

Representing the Holocaust in an Age of Globalization (abstract deadline 9/1/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Rick Crownshaw (Department of English and Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London)
contact email: 
r.crownshaw@gold.ac.uk

Representing the Holocaust in an Age of Globalization

‘Romanticism and the Tyrannies of Distance’ Conference, University of Sydney, 10-12 February 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Studies Association of Australasia
contact email: 
william.christie@sydney.edu.au; angela.dunstan@sydney.edu.au

This is the first of the biennial conferences planned for the newly founded Romantic Studies Association of Australasia (RSAA), to take place at the University of Sydney from Thursday to Saturday, 10-

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

The 13th annual Graduate Student Conference hosted by the Comparative Literature and Hispanic Studies programs at the University of Western Ontario will take place on March 17-19, 2011.

CFP: Critical Misidentifications - ASECS, Vancouver, 3/11

full name / name of organization: 
Jonathan Sadow
contact email: 
sadowjb@oneonta.edu

How does eighteenth-century theory and criticism identify, overidentify, or misidentify with its subjects? How does scholarship appropriate the ideologies of the phenomena it is supposed to explain?

INTERSECTIONS: Literature, History & Art/ Science & Technology March 24-25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
McCleary Interdisciplinary Symposium, Texas Southern University
contact email: 
sollars_md@tsu.edu

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

Mind and American Literature book series

full name / name of organization: 
Camden House publishers
contact email: 
lsimon@skidmore.edu

We welcome proposals for books that consider American prose and poetry from interdisciplinary perspectives, including psychology, philosophy, and neurology.

Conscripted Subjects: Disciplined Society, Critique, and the Humanities (grad), Feb 23-25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, UCLA
contact email: 
uclagradconf@gmail.com

In light of our current moment marked by economic collapse, heightened political paranoia, racial profiling, and ubiquitous surveillance, this conference wishes to highlight the connection betwee

[UPDATE]: Iconoclasm: The Breaking and Making of Images, March 17-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Stapleton, Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
contact email: 
iconoclasm.2011@gmail.com

Iconoclasm: The Breaking and Making of Images
University of Toronto, March 17–19, 2011

The Tenth Annual Wenshan International Conference: The City and Literature: A Geography of Culture and Space

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
wsconf@nccu.edu.tw

The reciprocal relationship of literature and the city reveals a complexity of urban life that has given rise to literary imagery and themes that define our understanding of the city.

Call for Papers on Segmenting Audiences and Publics

full name / name of organization: 
PRism Online Public Relations Journal
contact email: 
jountt@langate.gsu.edu

This special call asks the question, what is the climate of publics-based research in public relations, and what are current challenges and approaches to the strategic segmentation of publics by organ

[UPDATE] Medieval Association of the Midwest CFP Deadline: Aug. 16, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Association of the Midwest
contact email: 
mam2010@uiowa.edu

We welcome paper and panel proposals that address any aspect of the Middle Ages.

Theories of Life in the 20th and 21st Centuries - Rutgers University - February 26, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers English 20th Century Group
contact email: 
plongo@gmail.com
    Theories of Life in the 20th and 21st Centuries

Interdisciplinary Humanities Conference

Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ
Saturday, February 26, 2011

[UPDATE] House and Home in 20th Century American Film and Literature (conference 4/2011; abstract due 9/30/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
mhamilto[at]brandeis.edu

HUMANICUS academic journal - deadline 31 December 2010

full name / name of organization: 
HUMANICUS academic journal
contact email: 
srdjan.j@humanicus.org

*****www.humanicus.org*****
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Memory and Collective Identity in Comparative Literature and Others

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

On July 31st 2010, we start the CFP for the fourth issue of 452ºF Journal
of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature.This CFP is open and

Cases and their Publics: Interdisciplinary and Transnational Perspectives on the Case Study Genre 26-28 Sept 2011

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Australia
contact email: 
janav@unimelb.edu.au

The interdisciplinary and transnational character of the case study genre has proved of enduring interest to all Western societies, particularly in relation to questions of the sexed self, sexual subj

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