category: international conferences

CfP: The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 21 – 22 February 2014, Prague

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

21-22 February 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
Grand Majestic Plaza Hotel

DEADLINE: 15 January 2014

[UPDATE] Extended deadline 1/20/14 Going Global in the 18th and 19th Centuries--Economy of Scales Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth Century Studies Group, Nineteenth Century Forum, Reorientations, University of Michigan Department of English
contact email: 
atsay@umich.edu

Special Panel Session: “Transnational Scales: Going Global in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries”

“The Economy of Scales” Graduate Conference

Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
siobhanmogorman@gmail.com; charlotte.mcivor@nuigalway.ie; miriamhaughton@hotmail.com

Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance, 25-26 April 2014

Moore Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway

[UPDATE] - DEADLINE EXTENDED - Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma (April 4th-6th, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
contact email: 
mloucks@ufl.edu

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants to submit proposals to the 11th UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, "Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma." Th

Writing in Non-Standard English ESSE 2014 Kosice, Slovakia Deadline: 28 February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of English
contact email: 
linda.pilliere@univ-amu.fr

The workshop “Writing in Non-Standard English” will be held within the 12th ESSE conference in Košice, Slovakia.

CFP: Postmodernity’s Musical Pasts: Rediscoveries and Revivals after 1945

full name / name of organization: 
The Barry S. Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation
contact email: 
Tfruhauf@gc.cuny.edu

The Barry S. Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation at The City University of New York, The Graduate Center announces an international conference

(Abstract by Jan. 19) Calvino’s Contexts: The Influences On and The Influences Of Italo Calvino (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

10th LIES (13.04.2014): On imagination, borders and friendship with Hanif Kureishi

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; sliliana@wa.amu.edu.pl

The voice of an artist reaches and touches the world as well as the lives of his/ her readers. The words of writers can stir social unrest but they can also pacify the crowds.

[Extended Deadline] The Contemporary Novel and the Poetics of Genre

full name / name of organization: 
Tim Lanzendörfer, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
contact email: 
lanzendo@uni-mainz.de

[Please note extension of deadline to January 15th.]

Faces of Globality: American Studies and the Romanian Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, invites submissions for a special issue on Faces of Globality: American Studies and the Romanian Dias

[UPDATE] "Intersections" Conference - Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

AGSE Spring 2014 Conference CFP
“Intersections”

Fashion in Fiction: Style Stories and Transglobal Narratives, June 12-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
City University of Hong Kong
contact email: 
english.event@cityu.edu.hk

Fashion in Fiction: Style Stories and Transglobal Narratives

June 12-14, 2014
Department of English, City University of Hong Kong,
Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, Hong Kong

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline for Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy

full name / name of organization: 
Case Western Reserve University, Siegal Lifelong Learning Program and Crime Studies Network
contact email: 
evilincarnate@case.edu

11-13 July 2014
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
www.case.edu/artsci/engl/evilincarnate

Seeking panelist for proposed panel at 2014 SCREEN STUDIES conference: “Dynamics of Body and Environment” 5 JANUARY 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UCC Film Studies, University College Cork
contact email: 
ian.alphaville@gmail.com

Proposed panel for the 2014 Screen Studies conference, University of Glasgow, 27-29 June 2014

“Dynamics of Body and Environment”

Writers required for The New Union

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editors@new-union.co.uk

We are looking for contributors to write articles for our launch in March 2014. Please see the 'About' page on our website at thenewunion.wordpress.com to read our manifesto.

Fourth Annual HBCU-General Education Alliance Conference, May 28-29, 2014, at Philander Smith College, Little Rock, Arkansas

full name / name of organization: 
HBCU-General Education Alliance
contact email: 
hervin@hbcugea.com

Call for Papers
Fourth Annual HBCU-General Education Alliance Conference
May 28-29, 2014

FSEL Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
The Korean Association for Feminist Studies in English Literature
contact email: 
fselsubmissions@gmail.com

Call for Paper

Submission

UPDATED DEADLINE & KEYNOTES: Jan. 15, John Douglas Taylor Conference 2014: Contemporary Orientations in African Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
contact email: 
africanculturalstudies@gmail.com

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2014 IMRA-Kean International Conference 29-31 May, 2014 "Globalization and the Convergence of Creativity, Innovation and Entrepr

full name / name of organization: 
International Management Research Academy (IMRA) London, United Kingdom in collaboration with Kean University, New Jersey, United States of Amer
contact email: 
mail@imraweb.org

You are invited to participate in the ‘2014 IMRA – Kean International Conference’ organized by the International Management Research Academy (IMRA), London, United Kingdom in collaboration with

2nd International Conference ComSymbol on Public Sphere and Communicating Faith

full name / name of organization: 
ITIC Paul Valéry University Montpellier III, IARSIC, ESSACHESS and CORHIS
contact email: 
comsymbol2014@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ITIC Paul Valéry University Montpellier III, IARSIC, ESSACHESS and CORHIS

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[UPDATE] 42nd UBC Medieval Workshop: Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies (Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Œecologies research project (http://oecologies.com), supported by The University of British Columbia
contact email: 
robert.rouse@ubc.ca

42nd UBC Medieval Workshop
EXTENDED DEADLINE

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th November 2014

Medieval and Renaissance Œcologies

BCLA Postgraduate Conference - Alternatives: Translation and the (Anti-)Canon

full name / name of organization: 
BCLA, University of Glasgow, University of St Andrews, Scottish PEN
contact email: 
bcal.alternatives@gmail.com

BCLA Postgraduate Conference
University of Glasgow and University of St Andrews, in collaboration with Scottish PEN

Reading Matters, June 11-13, 2014, Interdisciplinary Summer Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Troy University
contact email: 
troyreadingmatters@troy.edu, pmenon@troy.edu

“American Circuits, American Secrets”/ CAAS 2014 (09/18-21, 2014) Race, Performance, and Transnational Entertainment Circuits

full name / name of organization: 
Kristin Moriah/ The Graduate Center/CUNY
contact email: 
kmoriah@gc.cuny.edu

We are seeking a third panelist to help us explore the outer limits of the vaudeville circuit in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Football, Fiction, and Culture - 19-20th June 2014

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

CFP: Football, Fiction, and Culture
Kingston University, 19th and 20th June 2014.

Psychology and the Classics. A Dialogue Between disciplines

full name / name of organization: 
Jeroen Lauwers/KU Leuven
contact email: 
psychologyandtheclassics@arts.kuleuven.be

This conference aims to bring together scholars from the fields of classics and psychology in order to determine what they have to offer to each other in terms of hermeneutic approaches, research ques

Black British Women’s Writing: Tracing the Tradition and New Directions

full name / name of organization: 
Vedrana Velickovic/ University of Brighton
contact email: 
v.velickovic@brighton.ac.uk

9th Jul 2014 University of Brighton, UK
Keynote Speaker: Bernardine Evaristo
Evening Readings by: Dorothea Smartt, Jay Bernard, Katy Massey and Sheree Mack

Following the first international expert meeting on Black British Women’s Writing (Brussels, 2013), this inaugural conference of the Black British Women’s Writing Network (BBWWN) will offer scholars and postgraduate students the chance to come together to debate some of the continuing preoccupations and new directions in this diverse and burgeoning field of study. Abstracts of 250 words are invited for 20- minute papers as well as 60-minute panel proposals that engage with, but are not limited to, the following topics:

Legal Bodies: Corpus / Persona / Communitas (15-16-17 May 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University
contact email: 
legalbodies@hum.leidenuniv.nl

On May 15-16-17 2014, LUCAS (the Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society) will host a three-day conference on the various ways in which literary and artistic texts have represented, interroga

"From here, West is East”: Trans-Pacific Canadian Literature, 24-26 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
"From here, West is East”: Trans-Pacific Canadian Literature session, ACQL/ALCQ Conference, 24-26 May 2014, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Organizer: Joanne Leow
contact email: 
joanne.leow@utoronto.ca

Vancouver poet Sachiko Murakami’s poem “Tower” in her 2011 collection of poetry _Rebuild_ cannily inverts the Eurocentric geographical compass that defines Canada’s relationship with Europe an

CDSR 2014 - International Conference of Control. Dynamic Systems and Robotics

full name / name of organization: 
International ASET Inc.
contact email: 
info@cdsr.net

CDSR'14 is now accepting papers on the following topics through its OpenConf system. Shall you have a paper on an additional topic, please write an email to info@cdsr.net.

Pastoral Sounds, International Conference, November 13-15, 2014 at the University of Poitiers, France

full name / name of organization: 
Bénédicte Chorier-Fryd, Charles Holdefer, Thomas Pughe, University of Poitiers and University of Orléans, France
contact email: 
benedicte.fryd@univ-poitiers.fr, charles.holdefer@univ-poitiers.fr, thomas.pughe@univ-orle

Pastoral Sounds

International Conference, November 13-15, 2014 at the University of Poitiers, France

Co-sponsors: FORELL, Université de Poitiers, and REMELICE, Université d’Orléans

Literary London 2014: Ages of London

full name / name of organization: 
Literary London Society
contact email: 
m.dines@kingston.ac.uk

Literary London 2014: 'Ages of London'

Representations of London in Literature: An Interdisciplinary Conference

Hosted by: the Institute of English Studies, University of London

2nd Global Conference: Transmedia Interactions (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tm2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Transmedia Interactions

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations

[UPDATE] CercleS Conference "Language Centres in Higher Education: Exploring and Shaping Plurilingual Profiles and Practices"

full name / name of organization: 
The Association of Swiss Language Centres in Higher Education and the Language Centre of the University of Fribourg, Switzerland
contact email: 
info@cercles2014.org

The 13th CercleS International Conference will be held in Fribourg, Switzerland, on 4 - 6 September 2014.

1st International ThinkTwice Conference: away from keyboard (March 22/23 2014; Deadline 2014-01-14)

full name / name of organization: 
Pirate Parties International
contact email: 
conference@pp-international.net

ThinkTwice Conference 2014
"Away from Keyboard"

Submission Deadline: January 14th, 2014
Contact: conference @ pp-international.net

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