category: interdisciplinary

[UPDATE] “‘What is bettre than gold?’: Economies and Values in the Middle Ages”

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia University Medieval Guild
contact email: 
medievaleconomies@gmail.com

The Columbia University Medieval Guild is pleased to announce its 21st annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, “ ‘What is bettre than gold?’: Economies and Values in the Middle Age

We’re plotting our evil, feminist agenda: Women’s Documentaries

full name / name of organization: 
42nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
mbogacka@gc.cuny.edu

Call for Papers

We’re plotting our evil, feminist agenda: Women’s Documentaries

42nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

April 7-10, 2011

[UPDATE] “Surrounded by Bodies”: Contact, Corporeality, and the Long Eighteenth Century (Deadline: September 15, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
ASECS Graduate Student Caucus
contact email: 
n.e.miller@go.wustl.edu

Much has been said about bodies, yet the body still remains one of the most contested concepts in fields such as anthropology, art, history, literature, medicine, philosophy, religion, and gender/sexu

Material Cultures conference, 9/15/2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of Ottawa
contact email: 
tallen@uottawa.ca

Material Cultures

May 6-8, 2011
Department of English, University of Ottawa

[UPDATE] CFP: J. D. Salinger’s Literary Legacy (DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL August 1, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

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Call for Papers
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Bodies of Art

full name / name of organization: 
The Center for Body, Mind and Culture and the Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

Bodies of Art

Featured Speakers:
Linda Nochlin, Lila Acheson Wallace Professor of Modern Art
Institute of Fine Arts, NYU

Orlan, Internationally Acclaimed Artist

Visions of the 'Coming Community'/ Visions de la 'Communauté Qui Vient' (deadline for abstracts 29 September 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Nathalie Wourm / Birkbeck Research in Representations of Kinship and Community
contact email: 
brrkc@sllc.bbk.ac.uk

Call For Papers : International Conference
VISIONS OF THE 'COMING COMMUNITY'

Re-thinking the Monstrous: Violence and Criminality in Society (deadline 11/1/2010, dates 7/1-3/2011, Munich)

full name / name of organization: 
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
contact email: 
monsterconference2011@gmail.com

Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Prof. Dr. Peter Becker (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz)
Prof. Dr. David Schmid (University of Buffalo)
Dr. Niall Scott (University of Central Lancashire)

CFP "Romance". Deadline for submissions: October 31, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Mosaic, a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature, University of Manitoba
contact email: 
Mosaic_Journal@umanitoba.ca

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: "Romance".

Articles on latin American Arts and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
ISSN 0975-2935 ● www.rupkatha.com

Call for Papers

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY

full name / name of organization: 
Matt Cohen / The Texas Institute for Literature and Textual Studies (The University of Texas at Austin)
contact email: 
amgolden@mail.utexas.edu

Call for Papers: Texas Institute for Literary and Textual Studies

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY
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Contemporary American TV Series: Between Fiction, Fact and the Real. Universite Paris Diderot, France, May 6-7, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Ariane Hudelet, universite Paris Diderot, France
contact email: 
ariane.hudelet@univ-paris-diderot.fr

Contemporary American TV Series: Between Fiction, Fact and the Real

International conference, Université Paris-Diderot, May 6-7, 2011

[REMINDER] The Truth of War: Tim O’Brien Panel, ALA Symposium on Fiction, Oct.8-9, Savannah

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
tjp06@fsu.edu

“The sense of uncertainty must be very similar — the soldiers’ hearts in Iraq must be similar to the soldiers’ hearts in Vietnam.” ~ Tim O'Brien, 2005 to an audience in Valparaiso, Indiana

Coleridge, Romanticism, and the Orient:Cultural Negotiations (16-18 July 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Kaz Oishi/the JSPS Project Group, “Coleridge and Cultural Negotiations in English Romantic Literature"
contact email: 
kaz@lit.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Coleridge, Romanticism, and the Orient:Cultural Negotiations
International Conference, 16-18 July 2011
Kobe Convention Center, Kobe, Japan

Colonial and Postcolonial Travel Narratives. Deadline November 15, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Contemporary Literature
contact email: 
martin.kich@wright.edu

An upcoming issue of the Journal of Contemporary Literature will focus on travel literature related to colonial and postcolonial societies.

Crime and Crime Narratives in Postcolonial Societies, Deadline 11-01-2010

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Postcolonial Cultures and Socieities
contact email: 
martin.kich@wright.edu

An upcoming issue of the Journal of Postcolonial Cultures and Societies will focus on crime in those cultures and societies.

Mapping the Landscapes of Childhood May 5-7, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lethbridge
contact email: 
childhoods@uleth.ca

Childhoods Conference: Mapping the Landscapes of Childhood

Venue: University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Date: Thursday, May 5 – Saturday, May 7, 2011

Questioning Hybridity-Discourse: Colonial Métissage, Postcolonialism, and Globalization

full name / name of organization: 
Amar Acheraiou, PhD
contact email: 
acherayou@sympatico.ca

42nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-10, 2011
New Brunswick, NY – Hyatt New Brunswick
Host Institution: Rutgers University

[REMINDER] The Apocalypse and its Discontents (9/1/10; 12/11/10)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Westminster
contact email: 
M.Germana@westminster.ac.uk

Global Climate Change Policy – Post-Copenhagen Discord, Special Issue 09/01/2010

full name / name of organization: 
PORTAL Journal of Multidisciplinary International Studies
contact email: 
Paul.Allatson@uts.edu.au

Deadline for Submissions: September 1 2010.

Call for Abstracts: Reimagining The Archive

full name / name of organization: 
Reimagining The Archive: Remapping & Remixing Traditional Models in the Digital Era
contact email: 
digital@ucla.edu

The Organizing Committee invites the submission of brief proposals for presentations (papers, demonstrations, installations, creative works, media) related to the following conference themes:

CFP: Migrancy and the Text (Postgraduate), Deadline: 27 Sep 10 Event: 6 November

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

Kingston University Postgraduate Conference

Migrancy and the Text

Keynote Lecture by Professor Robert Eaglestone (Royal Holloway)

‘Migrancy, Newness and the Problems of Tradition’

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY (Feb. 3-6, 2011; vita & abstract due Aug. 1, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Texas Institute For Literary and Textual Studies, English Department, The University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
amgolden@mail.utexas.edu

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY

  • http://www.utexas.edu/cola/insts/tilts-2011/
  • February 3-6, 2011
    The University of Texas at Austin
    Austin, Texas

    Call for Papers for Statistics in Education monograph, Autumn 2010 (Deadline: 20 October 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Valencia, Spain
    contact email: 
    viherma@uv.es

    Papers are invited for a special volume on Statistics in education: case studies, experiences and educative research.

    Submission instructions:

    [UPDATE] Graphic Engagement: The Politics of Comics and Animation (conference: 2-4 Sept. 2010, EXTENDED deadline: 09 July 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Purdue Comparative Literature Program
    contact email: 
    graphic.engagement@gmail.com

    The Purdue Comparative Literature Program presents the 2010 Conference

    Graphic Engagement: The Politics of Comics and Animation

    Purdue University – West Lafayette, IN


    Neomedievalism

    full name / name of organization: 
    Northeast Modern Language Association Convention [April 7-11, 2011]
    contact email: 
    daniel.lukes@nyu.edu

    Neomedievalism, as cultural antithetical fantasy to our ongoing “modernity,” has since Umberto Eco’s 1973 essay “Dreaming of the Middle Ages,” developed as mode of global/local geopolitical

    Modernist Cummings, Reading Form, and Writing History (deadline 9/20/10; Louisville, 2/24/11-2/26/11)

    full name / name of organization: 
    E.E. Cummings Society
    contact email: 
    gch7u@uvawise.edu

    The E. E.

    Harriet Beecher Stowe at 200: Home, Nation, and Place in the 21st Century (Proposals due 10/1/10; Conference 6/22/11-6/25/11)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
    contact email: 
    inquiries: tchakkal@bowdoin.edu; proposals:marywearn@gmail.com


    A conference at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine

    Call for Papers

    Literature, Rhetoric, and Values (3-5 June 2011; proposals due 6 Sept. 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Deaprtment of English Language and Literature, University of Waterloo
    contact email: 
    lrv2011@uwaterloo.ca

    CFP: Literature, Rhetoric, and Values
    Proposals due by Monday 6 September 2010
    Conference 3-5 June 2011

    Plenary: Barry Brummett (U of Texas at Austin) and Christopher Hitchens (The New School)

    Ambrose Bierce Project Journal (9/30/10)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Craig Warren
    contact email: 
    caw43@psu.edu

    The ABP (http://www.ambrosebierce.org) is a hypermedia project and peer-reviewed e-journal hosted by Penn State University.

    “From ‘Restoration’ to ‘Eighteenth–Century’” (proposal by 15/9/10; ASECS conference 17-20/3/11)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Claude Willan
    contact email: 
    cwillan@stanford.edu

    I'm soliciting proposals for this panel, which will run next March at the 2011 ASECS in Vancouver.

    [UPDATE] Political Theology Agenda Symposium 2010 (18-19 August 2010; extended deadline)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Sussex Centre for the Individual and Society (SCIS)
    contact email: 
    e.kofmel@sussexcentre.org

    Political Theology Agenda Symposium 2010

    Organized by: Sussex Centre for the Individual and Society (SCIS)

    Out of Bounds: Mobility, Movement and Use of Manuscripts and Printed Books, 1350-1550

    full name / name of organization: 
    Professor Martha Driver, English Department, Pace University
    contact email: 
    MDriver@pace.edu

    Twelfth Biennial Conference of the Early Book Society in collaboration with the Twelfth York Manuscripts Conference

    in honour of Professor Toshiyuki Takamiya
    3-7 July 2011

    [UPDATE] CFP: J. D. Salinger’s Literary Legacy (July 1, 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
    contact email: 
    litjourn@yahoo.com

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    Call for Papers
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    UPDATE: UVA-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXIV--Deadline extended (6/28; 9/16-18)

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Virginia-Wise, Medieval-Renaissance Conference
    contact email: 
    kjt9t@uvawise.edu

    Keynote Address

    Kathryn Reyerson

    University of Minnesota

    Merchants and Pirates in the Medieval Mediterranean:
    A Question of Identity

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