category: international conferences

Deviate! The Second International Alphaville Conference (4-6 September 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Alphaville Journal of Film and Screen Media, University College Cork
contact email: 
alphavilleconference2014@gmail.com

Confirmed keynote speaker:

Art and Design Conference July 11, 2014 Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
School of Art and Design, Chinhoyi University of Technology
contact email: 
wbere@cut.ac.zw

Running under the theme “Art, Design and the 21st Century Academy,” the conference will examine ways of creating rigorous scholarship in fine art, creative art and clothing and fashion design and

David Foster Wallace Conference UPDATE Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Illinois State University, Department of English, Publications Unit
contact email: 
DFWconference@gmail.com

Website: https://faculty.sharepoint.illinoisstate.edu/dfw/Pages/default.aspx

The deadline for submissions has been extended to Sunday, March 23 at noon.

Garrick and Shakespeare -- 25-27 June n014

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Wilson / Kingston University
contact email: 
r.wilson@kingston.ac.uk

GARRICK AND SHAKESPEARE

AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

KINGSTON UNIVERSITY
AT THE ROSE THEATRE
KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES

WITH GARRICK’S SHAKESPEARE TEMPLE

JUNE 25 – JUNE 27 2014

CFP [Deadline Reminder] Grief. Language. Art. (Liverpool, 8-10 July 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

Keynotes:

- Dr David Bolt(Centre for Culture and Disability Studies, Liverpool Hope University)

- Professor Clara Mucci (Università degli Studi "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara)

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED: Rhetoric of War 12th Annual International Conference, May 23-24, 2014 (Abstracts due March 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Louis University Madrid Campus
contact email: 
slumadridconference@gmail.com

Rhetoric of War
12th Annual International Conference, 23-24 May 2014

[REMINDER]

full name / name of organization: 
1st International Conference on Men and Masculinities
contact email: 
icsmsymposium[et]gmail.com

“Identities, Cultures, Societies”

11–13 September 2014, Izmir Turkey

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] Football, Fiction, and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University
contact email: 
footballfictionandculture@gmail.com

The aim of this event is to examine the culture that develops around football, with particular focus upon the influence of the sport on other cultural media.

EXTENDED CALL: Dylan Unchained: Dylan Thomas Centenary Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
dylanthomascentenary@swansea.ac.uk

EXTENSION TO DEADLINE: Monday 24 March 2014

www.swansea.ac.uk/dylanthomas

CALL FOR PAPERS

UPDATE CFP New Racisms: Forms of Un/Belonging in Britain Today

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sussex
contact email: 
sccsnewracisms@sussex.ac.uk

Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies in partnership with DEMOS presents a day conference:
New Racisms: Forms of Un/Belonging in Britain Today
FRIDAY 9 MAY 2014

Speakers:

CFP The Second Biennial Conference, Gothic Spaces: Boundaries, Mergence, Liminalities

full name / name of organization: 
The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

Gothic Spaces: Boundaries, Mergence, Liminalities

[UPDATE] Teaching American Gun Cultures | MLA Special Session, Vancouver 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Rasmus R. Simonsen
contact email: 
rsimonse@uwo.ca

Today, Americans collectively own well over 200 million guns. And so it seems impossible to imagine the United States without the presence of guns. To own or not to own a firearm is a question that surely defines other crucial aspects of what it means to be American. This Special Session invites innovative approaches to teaching the representation of American gun cultures based on, but not limited to, geography, socio-economic status, race, gender, and sexuality.

Students in/and the Digital Humanities (MLA - Vancouver 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Lindsey Seatter
contact email: 
lindseymseatter@gmail.com

Special Session Roundtable Proposal on Students and/in the Digital Humanities

[UPDATE] East/ West Cultural Passage conference: Changing Places, 29-31 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

CALL FOR PAPERS

CHANGING PLACES

29-31 May 2014

The Department of Anglo-American and German Studies at Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Second call for papers: Distance and Proximity

full name / name of organization: 
UCL
contact email: 
culturalinquiry.ucl@gmail.com

“Distance and Proximity”

[UPDATE] Urban Futures-Squaring Circles: Europe, China and the World in 2050, 10-11 October 2014, Lisbon, Portugal

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of Social Sciences - University of Lisbon; Institute of Studies for the Integration of Systems (ISIS) in Rome; Institute of Future Cities of The Chinese University of Hong KongK (IfC-CUH)
contact email: 
lmbalula@ics.ul.pt

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS SUBMISSION: 12 April 2014

CONFERENCE THEMES AND THREADS
Theme I: Scenarios for Cities of the Future
Theme II: People & Societies in Future Cities

CfP The 4th Global Conference 'Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeaness Exposed to Plural Observers ', Athens, 23 – 24 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
office@euroacademia.eu

The 4th Global Conference
‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeaness Exposed to Plural Observers’
Athens, Greece

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

THE DATES: 23 – 24 May 2014

CfP for the Panel: The European Way – Identitarian Representations of Europe in Visual Arts, Performing Arts and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
office@euroacademia.eu

Call for Papers for the Panel:
The European Way – Identitarian Representations of Europe in Visual Arts, Performing Arts and Literature

[UPDATE] CFP: International conference "Abraham's Trials: Obedience and Rebellion", 18-19 December 2014, University of Antwerp

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of Jewish Studies, University of Antwerp
contact email: 
ijs@uantwerpen.be

DEADLINE EXTENDED

1st Global Conference: What Is It that still Scares Us?: Mapping Fears in Contemporary Europe (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdo

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fa1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
What Is It that still Scares Us?: Mapping Fears in Contemporary Europe

Tuesday 29th – Thursday 31st July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

SEEING LIKE A CITY: A Symposium, Keynote: Friday 6th June 6pm (open to the public), Symposium: Saturday 7th June

full name / name of organization: 
Queen Mary University of London
contact email: 
l.m.mccarthy@qmul.ac.uk, c.s.l.bell@qmul.ac.uk, roughmemory@gmail.com

SEEING LIKE A CITY: A Symposium

Keynote Address: Professor Mariana Valverde (University of Toronto) and Michael McKinnie (Queen Mary University of London)*

Affective Habitus: New Environmental Histories of Botany, Zoology and Emotions, 19-21 June, Canberra, Australia

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature, Environment & Culture – Australia & New Zealand
contact email: 
2014EHC@anu.edu.au

Perceptions, values and representations of our relationship with the physical environment have been read anew in the Anthropocene century through the lens of ecocriticsm and affect theory.

[UPDATE] Roland Barthes at 100 (30-31 March 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University, UK
contact email: 
BarthesConference@Cardiff.ac.uk

To mark the centenary of Roland Barthes in 2015, the School of English, Communication & Philosophy at Cardiff University, UK, will host a conference entitled 'Roland Barthes at 100' on 30 and 31 March

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Visualizing Fantastika: An Interdisciplinary Conference, July 4th, 2014
contact email: 
fantastikaconference@gmail.com

Lancaster University’s department of English and Creative Writing invites proposals for an interdisciplinary conference: Visualizing Fantastika.

22nd Annual Conference of the English and American Literature Association (November 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
English and American Literature Association of the Republic of China (EALA, Taiwan) & National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
2014ealaconference@gmail.com

22nd Annual Conference of the English and American Literature Association

Theme: Literature and Emotions

CfP The 4th Global Conference ‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeaness Exposed to Plural Observers’, Athens, 23 – 24 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

The 4th Global Conference
‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeaness Exposed to Plural Observers’
Athens, Greece

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

THE DATES: 23 – 24 May 2014

Neutral Life: Reflections on Roland Barthes’ Late Works

full name / name of organization: 
Global Public Life section, Theory, Culture & Society
contact email: 
s.manghani@soton.ac.uk


Papers are invited for a special ‘Global Public Life’ section of Theory, Culture & Society, to be published in November 2015.

March 15 Deadline for abstracts: George Sand and Childhood at the MLA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Anne Marcoline / George Sand Association
contact email: 
marcoline@uhcl.edu

In the Notice to _Gabriel_, Sand draws a direct connection between fiction and childhood: "[Les enfants] vivent, par leurs jeux mêmes, dans un milieu fictif,

CFP Affective Habitus, Canberra, Australia, June 19-21 2014 (deadline for abstracts March 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
ASLEC-ANZ/The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions/the Australian National University
contact email: 
2014EHC@anu.edu.au

Call for Papers, 2014 Environmental Humanities Conference: “Affective Habitus: New Environmental Histories of Botany, Zoology and Emotions” – 19-21 June, 2014, Humanities Research Centre, ANU

[Reminder] Negotiating Archives of Redemption in Modernism, MLA 2015 Special Session Proposal

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Langlois, University of Western Ontario
contact email: 
clanglo2@uwo.ca

In Religion and Violence, Hent de Vries argues that the “critical resources of the historical phenomenon called religion […] constitute an immense archive of concepts and figures, practices and di

[UPDATE] MLA 2015: Editions as Sites of Memory for MLA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Documentary Editing (ADE)
contact email: 
brandi.so@stonybrook.edu

How does an edition function as a site of memory?

[UPDATE] The Emergency: Ireland in Wartime

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
mark.phelan@nuigalway.ie

The Emergency: Ireland in Wartime
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th June 2014
National University of Ireland, Galway

CFP: European Cinema Research Forum (ECRF) Annual Conference - 4/25/14 (7/7/14-7/9/14)

full name / name of organization: 
European Cinema Research Forum (ECRF
contact email: 
gharper@oakland.edu

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Call for Papers

European Cinema Research Forum (ECRF)

14th Annual International Conference

"European Cinema: Urban, Suburban and Rural"

4th Global Conference: Whiteness and Sexuality

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
white4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Whiteness and Sexuality

Monday 21st July – Wednesday 23rd July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

12 April 2014 - ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN CONNECT WITH DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY: INNOVATIVE CLASSROOM STRATEGIES FOR GEN-Y STUDENTS

full name / name of organization: 
VIT UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI, INDIA
contact email: 
eltcdt@gmail.com

Papers are invited from teacher delegates,
PhD and MPhil Scholars, related to, but need not be
limited to the following themes/sub-themes:

LANGUAGE-LEARNING AND CULTURE

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