category: international conferences

THEORIZING AGE: CHALLENGING THE DISCIPLINES, Maastricht University, The Netherlands, 6-9th October 2011

full name / name of organization: 
7th International Symposium on Cultural Gerontology, Inaugural Conference of the European Network in Aging Studies (ENAS)
contact email: 
elena.fronk@maastrichtuniversity.nl

Call for Papers and Panels

THEORIZING AGE: CHALLENGING THE DISCIPLINES

7th International Symposium on Cultural Gerontology

Maastricht University, The Netherlands, 6-9th October, 2011

The 2011 World Congress on Electronics and Electrical Engineering, WCEEENG'11, April 4 - 7, 2011, Cairo, Egypt

full name / name of organization: 
INFOMESR
contact email: 
admin@infomesr.org

The International Foundation for Modern Education and Scientific Research (INFOMESR), Cairo, Egypt, has the pleasure to organize the 2011 World Congress on Electronics and Electrical Engineering, WCEE

Nuns' Literacies in Medieval Europe 20-23 June 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Virginia Blanton
contact email: 
blantonv@umkc.edu

A conference on ‘Nuns’ Literacies in Medieval Europe’ will take place at the University of Hull from 20–23 June 2011.

« Dey don’t belong » : Exclusion and integration in American interwar literature. May 13th, 2011.

full name / name of organization: 
Université Rennes 2, France
contact email: 
gwenola.lebastard@univ-rennes2.fr,maelle.picouleau@univ-rennes2.fr,anthony.larson@univ-rennes2.fr

American society in the aftermath of WWI is distinguished by an effort to define itself resulting from a desire of emancipation from the then prevailing European model.

Bodies in Movement: Intersecting Discourses of Materiality in the Sciences and the Arts (interdisciplinary conference)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
bodiesinmovement@ed.ac.uk

Conference CfP:

'Bodies in Movement: Intersecting Discourses of Materiality in the Sciences and the Arts'

The University of Edinburgh, UK, May 28-29 2011

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

"DVD Translations and Transmissions" -- ACLA 2011 (3/31/11-4/3/11: Vancouver)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2011 conference
contact email: 
mmehta@binghamton.edu; ldp3@cornell.edu

This seminar will investigate the material and textual geographies of DVDs.

[UPDATE] Mobility and Migration in Canadian and Quebec Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
The Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures / L'association des littératures canadiennes et québécoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca, lhotte@uottawa.ca

The Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures (ACQL)
L'Association des littératures canadienne et québécoise (ALCQ)

Call for Papers / Appel à communications

Echoes of Trauma: Exploring the Intersections of Trauma & Culture

full name / name of organization: 
21st Annual Mardi Gras Conference at Louisiana State University
contact email: 
lsumardigrasconference@gmail.com

Keynote Address by Dr. Shoshana Felman, Emory University

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).

[Update] Ameen Rihani’s Arab-American Legacy: From Romanticism to Postmodernism: 28 - 29 April 2011 (Abstracts 31 December 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Notre Dame University, Lebanon
contact email: 
cguldimann@ndu.edu.lb

To celebrate the centennial of Ameen Rihani’s Book of Khalid, the Department of English, Translation and Education at Notre Dame University – Lebanon, invites scholars to the Second International

The "9/11" Decade: Rethinking Reality: first call for papers, deadline 15 December 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics and Ethics (CAPPE), University of Brighton
contact email: 
nc95@brighton.ac.uk

Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics and Ethics (CAPPE)
University of Brighton, UK

6th Annual International Interdisciplinary Conference
The “9/11” Decade: Rethinking Reality

BARS 2011: Enlightenment, Romanticism & Nation, 28-31 July, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
School of Critical Studies, University of Glasgow
contact email: 
bars2011@arts.gla.ac.uk

ENLIGHTENMENT, ROMANTICISM & NATION
British Association for Romantic Studies
12th Biennial International Conference
University of Glasgow

ISEA2011 ISTANBUL Call for Papers, Panels, Workshops and Artworks

full name / name of organization: 
ISEA2011 Istanbul
contact email: 
ISEA2011@sabanciuniv.edu

ISEA2011 Istanbul Call for Papers, Panels, Workshops and Artworks

Dear Colleagues,

The Call for Papers, Artworks, Panels and Workshops for ISEA2011

Teachers Helping Teachers Seminar & In-Service Program: Philippines 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Teachers Helping Teachers (THT)
contact email: 
tht@jalt.org

Teachers Helping Teachers (THT) is calling for Abstracts for the organization’s seminar-workshop series to be held in the Philippines from February 17 through February 25, 2011.

Mobility and Migration in Canadian and Quebec Literatures ACQL/ALCQ Annual Conference, May 28-30

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures/Association des littératures canadiennes et québecoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca, lhotte@uottawa.ca

Mobility and Migration in Canadian and Quebec Writing

[UPDATE] CFP reminder (13/11/10) and Postcards Competition (21/01/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Picture this: postcards and letters beyond text
contact email: 
enquiries@postcards-letters.org.uk

Picture this: postcards and letters beyond text
University of Sussex, UK. 24-26 March, 2011.
Submission deadlines:

LUIGI BOCCHERINI (1743-1805)

full name / name of organization: 
CENTRO STUDI OPERA OMNIA LUIGI BOCCHERINI
contact email: 
OPERAOMNIA@LUIGIBOCCHERINI.ORG

First International Conference
LUIGI BOCCHERINI (1743-1805)

ORGANISED BY: Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca

Constructions of Risk (CFP deadline Dec. 7, conference Feb. 24)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Women's and Gender Studies (Graduate Student Association), University of British Columbia
contact email: 
anika.stafford@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Constructions of Risk

International Conference on Commonwealth Literature, December, India

full name / name of organization: 
Indian Society for Commonwealth Studies. http://www.commonwealthstudies.org
contact email: 
rkdhawan@gmail.com

http://www.commonwealthstudies.org

Theme: New Literatures: Re-Forming Modern Sensibility

Historiography & Antiquarinism Conference, 12-14 August 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sydney
contact email: 
antiqua2011@gmail.com

Historiography & Antiquarianism Conference, Sydney (12-14 August 2011) Information & CFP

HISTORIOGRAPHY AND ANTIQUARIANISM (sponsored by CCANESA) 12-14 August 2011

1st global Conference: Queer Sexualities 13-15 May 2011 Warsaw, Poland

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
mdegorska@gmail.com

20 years since the reclamation of the word ‘queer’ by the LGBTQ community this conference would like to take a closer look at broad themes of queer sexualities through time and space, non-normativ

Red River Conference on World Literature

full name / name of organization: 
North Dakota State University
contact email: 
Carlos.Hawley@ndsu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE FOURTEENTH ANNUAL
RED RIVER CONFERENCE ON WORLD LITERATURE

APRIL 8 – 10, 2011
NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY
FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED RESEARCH i IJAAEAR

full name / name of organization: 
ISERP
contact email: 
helpdesk@iserp.org

Call for Papers - International Journal of Advanced Aeronautical Engineering and Applied Research - IJAAEAR

Website: http://www.ijaaear.iserp.org

Important Dates:

Deadline for proposals:25 February 2011

full name / name of organization: 
PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY 2nd International BAKEA
contact email: 
bakea.pau@gmail.com, macelikel@pau.edu.tr

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
Denizli, Turkey
2nd International
BAKEA
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

5-6-7 October 2011

The Power of the Humanities (MCLLM), April 1-2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

The 19th annual
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
will be held April 1-2, 2011
at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois.

Precarious Subjects: Borders, Interstices, and Instabilities in Literature and Culture, April 1-2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Eric D. Smith and Holly Flint/ Department of English Graduate Student Conference, University of Alabama in Huntsville
contact email: 
eric.smith@uah.edu

Keynote speakers: José E. Muñoz and Ernesto Quiñonez

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton, 2011 Graduate Conference, Retaliati

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group
contact email: 
acaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2011 Graduate Conference, Retaliation.

[UPDATE] CFP-"Decolonial Thinking in Latin American and Latina/o Literary Studies (ACLA March 31-April 3, 2011 Vancouver)

full name / name of organization: 
Juan G. Ramos
contact email: 
jgramos@complit.umass.edu

In his introduction to <> (2010), Walter Mignolo invites us to consider decolonial thinking “as a particular kind of critical theory and the de-colonial option as a specific orientation of doing.”

In the Mirror of the Past: Journeys from History to HISTORY - Int. Conference on the Fantastic and the Miraculous May 9-10, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Mythopoeia and Philosophy of Literature at the University of Zielona Góra, Poland
contact email: 
aleksander.rzyman@xl.wp.pl

Small Cinemas in Transition: Small, Smaller, Smallest. September 16-18, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Bennet Schaber/SUNY Oswego
contact email: 
schaber@oswego.edu

Call For Papers

Small Cinemas in Transition: Small, Smaller, Smallest.

September 16-18, 2011.

State University of New York, Oswego

[UPDATE] Jesters and Gestures: Irony at a Crossroads

full name / name of organization: 
The City University of New York Graduate Center Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
ironyconference2011@gmail.com

Jesters and Gestures: Irony at a Crossroads
February 24-25, 2011
Abstract Deadline: December 1st, 2010

Keynote Speaker: Claire Colebrook, Penn State

[UPDATE] CEA 2011 Conference (Nov. 8; March 31-April 2)

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

In response to requests for an extended deadline, the CEA will now accept proposals through Monday, November 8 for our 2011 Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida. Please see the CFP below.

Canada, Irishness and Performance: Opening the Debate [Conference: April 15-16 2011; Proposals Due: Dec 17, 2010]

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Theatrical Diaspora project at the Graduate Centre for Study of Drama, University of Toronto
contact email: 
ITD2011@gmail.com

The history of Irish diasporas in Canada is rich and diverse, and the Irish have contributed significantly to the creation of Canadian cultural phenomena, yet the study of Irish theatre in terms of Canadian diasporic identities

ACLA Seminar: Emergent Authenticity: Fakes, Copies, and the Real Thing in a Global Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Russell Cobb / University of Alberta
contact email: 
cobbrussell@gmail.com

How does a cultural product come to be accepted as authentic rather than a mere commodity?

[UPDATE] Re-thinking the Monstrous: Violence and Criminality in Society (NEW DEADLINE 11/30/2010, dates 7/1-3/2011, Munich)

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

Due to recent responses, we have extended the abstract deadline to 30 November 2010 for the following:

Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Prof. Dr. Peter Becker (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz)

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