category: international conferences

The Speculative Community: Or, Community and Contingency (University of Bern, October 18-19, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
English Department and Center for Cultural Studies, University of Bern, Switzerland
contact email: 
viola.marchi@ens.unibe.ch / ryan.kopaitich@ens.unibe.ch

The conference aims at investigating the theoretical and practical dimensions of community, in connection with contingency and in light of Speculative Realism and Object-Oriented Ontology.

Approaching Posthumanism and the Posthuman

full name / name of organization: 
University of Geneva, University of Bern, CUSO
contact email: 
kimberly.frohreich@unige.ch

CALL FOR PAPERS:
Approaching Posthumanism and the Posthuman
Conference and Doctoral Workshop
June 4-6, 2015 – St. Maurice, Switzerland

Keynote Speakers:
Cary Wolfe, Rice University

Literature and Celebrity after World War II Panel (9/30/2014; 4/30-5/3 2015) NeMLA Toronto, Canada

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Harrison / SUNY-Geneseo
contact email: 
harrison@geneseo.edu

Literature and Celebrity after World War II

[UPDATE: CONFERENCE DATE CHANGE] International Conference in Iran on Shakespeare Studies (ICISS) 26-27 November. 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tehran
contact email: 
bardiniran@gmail.com

To be held by the University of Tehran, ICISS aims to provide a professional forum for scholars, researchers and academicians to share their outstanding findings with their peers on Shakespeare.

Medieval Romance Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Romance Society
contact email: 
jb652@york.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Medieval Romance Society, Kalamazoo ICMS 2015

[UPDATE] FINAL REMINDER - Transitions 5 CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
a.venezia@english.bbk.ac.uk

TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies
Saturday October 25th 2014 at Birkbeck, University of London
Call for Papers

Movement Control and the Modern Novel

full name / name of organization: 
Jesper Gulddal, University of Newcastle, Australia; Charlton Payne, Universität Erfurt
contact email: 
jesper.gulddal@newcastle.edu.au

[For a seminar on "Mobilty and Movement Control" at the American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting, March 26-29 2015, Seattle, we invite 300-word presentation abstracts by August 22 20

CfP: The International Conference on Social Media for Good May 16, 2015 ( The Abstract Deadline: November 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kimse Yok Mu Solidarity and Aid Assosication
contact email: 
academic@kimseyokmu.org.tr

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Call for Workshop Presenters SCMS 2015 - Teaching Film and Broadcast History in the Digital Age - Proposals due August 10, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Beth Corzo-Duchardt / DePaul University and Northwestern University
contact email: 
corzo-duchardt@gmail.com

Call for Workshop Presentation Proposals: Teaching Film and Broadcast History in the Digital Age
SCMS 2015 (Montreal, March 25-29)
Workshop Chair: Beth Corzo-Duchardt

THINKING ITS PRESENCE: THE RACIAL IMAGINARY: A CONFERENCE ON RACE, CREATIVE WRITING & LITERARY STUDY

full name / name of organization: 
Prageeta Sharma & Joanna Klink, The University of Montana
contact email: 
2014thinkingitspresence@gmail.com

THE RACIAL IMAGINARY
A CONFERENCE ON RACE, CREATIVE WRITING & LITERARY
STUDY
DATES: March 12-14, 2015
LOCATION: THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA

4th International Conference on the Future of Monogamy and Nonmonogamy

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Applied and Academic Research
contact email: 
dr_dave_doleshal@yahoo.com

The Asian Conference on Asian Studies 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
acas@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global partners, is pleased to announce the Fifth Asian Conference on Asian Studies, to be held from May 28 - May 31, 2015, at the Rihga Royal

The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
accs@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global partners, is pleased to announce the Fifth Asian Conference on Cultural Studies, to be held from May 28 - May 31, 2015, at the Rihga Ro

SCMS 2015 (Montreal): Justice Served?: Investigating the Theme of Punishment in Crime Films

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Delahousse
contact email: 
sdelahousse@york.cuny.edu

During the course of a crime film, punishment is a major motif that drives the film’s narrative.

SCMS 2015 - TV: Complexity, Form and Format

full name / name of organization: 
Branden Buehler (University of Southern California), George Carstocea (University of Southern California)
contact email: 
bwbuehle@usc.edu, carstoce@usc.edu

CFP for Panel - Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Conference, March 25-29, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

SCMS 2015 Panel CFP: Documenting the Different Body

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Grinberg / University of California Santa Barbara
contact email: 
dgrinberg@umail.ucsb.edu

Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2015 Panel CFP (Montreal, Canada): Documenting the Different Body

Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | Culture Orlando turns 20 Edmonton, Canada 7-9 May 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Institute for Research in Computing and the Arts, University of Alberta Department of English, MacEwan University Department of English and Film Studies, University of Alberta Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta, Faculty of Arts and Science, MacEwan University Kule Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Alberta
contact email: 
digdiv2015@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter @digdiv2015.

Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | Culture

Orlando turns 20

Edmonton, Canada 7-9 May 2015

Theorizing Violence in Latin American Cinema (Panel for LASA 2015) (Abstract Deadline August 22nd)

full name / name of organization: 
Latin American Studies Association Conference 2015
contact email: 
aserrano@ucab.edu.ve

Theorizing Violence in Latin American Cinema

Arts in Literature: Interdisciplinarity and Ekphrasis in Luso-Hispanic Letters (April 30-May 3, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015
contact email: 
Djuanmoreno@spanport.umass.edu

Abstract:

Digital Humanities for Medieval Italy (Toronto, Ontario, April 30 – May 3, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
gspani@holycross.edu

2015 NeMLA Call for Papers
46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30 – May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario

Session Title: Digital Humanities for Medieval Italy

[UPDATE] The Story of Memory Conference DEADLINE 8 August

full name / name of organization: 
The Memory Network / University of Roehampton
contact email: 
memorynetwork@roehampton.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE NEW CFP DEADLINE

(Im)Migration and Postcolonial Women’s Novels

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015 Toronto
contact email: 
kim_evelyn@my.uri.edu

(Im)Migration and Postcolonial Women’s Novels

T. S. Eliot at the Louisville Conference

full name / name of organization: 
T. S. Eliot Society
contact email: 
jmorgen@clemson.edu

The T. S. Eliot Society will again sponsor a session at the annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900, to be held at the University of Louisville, February 26–28, 2015.

NeMLA 2015 Panel Seeing is Believing: Antiquity and Beyond Abstract due Sept. 30th

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers/The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

The relationship between the visual and the literary traces its origins to antiquity.

Food and Sustainability: Towards a Culinary Ecology [April 30-May 3, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mvk26@outlook.com

Interest in the fields of food and sustainability studies within the humanities is rapidly growing, in part due to their ability to investigate our perceived relationship with ecology.

Translocal China/Sinophone, or Chinese translocality (AAS/Chicago/Mar 26–29, 2015)(Abstract due by Aug 2, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Asian Studies
contact email: 
aubrey.tang@uci.edu

We’d like to solicit one more paper on any topics under the umbrella of translocal China or Chinese translocality for the 2015 Association for Asian Studies (AAS) Annual Conference on March 26–29,

INTERNATIONAL GOTHIC ASSOCIATION BIENNIAL CONFERENCE, 2015 GOTHIC MIGRATIONS July 28th to August 1st 2015 Vancouver, BC

full name / name of organization: 
INTERNATIONAL GOTHIC ASSOCIATION
contact email: 
whatley@sfu.ca

GOTHIC MIGRATIONS

“Gothic Migrations” will concern the origins, transits, and transformations of global gothic in its various modes and cultural manifestations.

SCMS 2015: Streaming Video Platforms and the Television Industry

full name / name of organization: 
Cory Barker / Indiana University
contact email: 
barkerc@indiana.edu

Call for Proposals
Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS)
March 25-29, 2015 in Montreal, Canada

POP EUROPE? Symposium on Tuesday 2 December 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Wolverhampton Art Gallery
contact email: 
connie.wan@wolverhampton.gov.uk

POP EUROPE? Symposium
CALL FOR PAPERS
Tuesday 2 December 2014
10.30am – 4.30pm
Arena Theatre, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SE &

2nd Global Conference on Fandom: Practices and Participatory Cultures (7-10 November 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fan2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference on Fandom: Practices and Participatory Cultures

Friday 7th November – Sunday 10th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Messengers from the Stars - Episode III [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES)
contact email: 
mensageirosdasestrelas@gmail.com

The first two editions of the Conference Messengers from the Stars (Episode I and II), organized in 2010 and 2012, gained a significant success.

CFP – Panel on Narrative, Intimacy, and the Sexual Revolution – SEPT 1st.

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
eiranne.edgar@gmail.com

CFP – Panel on Narrative, Intimacy, and the Sexual Revolution – SEPT 1st.

2015 International Conference on Narrative – March 5 – 8 2015, Chicago Illinois.

American Prose Poetry: A conference in honor of Mary Caponegro

full name / name of organization: 
University of Udine, Italy
contact email: 
danadaniele@libero.it

Please submit 300-word abstract for twenty-minute arguments. Send your proposals to danadaniele@libero.it by Sept. 30, 2014

Keynote Speakers:

1st International Graduate Research Symposium on Architectural History: TABULA RASA

full name / name of organization: 
School of Architecture University of Navarra (Pamplona, Spain) in collaboration with the European Architectural History Network (EAHN) and the support of Museum University of Navarra
contact email: 
phdsymposium@unav.es

TABULA RASA. Graduate Research Symposium 2015

Call for Papers

[UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE] American Studies Association of Texas Conference date Nov. 13-15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Texas
contact email: 
asat@shsu.edu

American Studies Association of Texas
58th Annual Conference
Call for Papers

REIMAGINING, REFRAMING, AND REFLECTING AMERICAN STUDIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

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