category: international conferences

Brave New World and its Legacies

full name / name of organization: 
David Bradshaw / Worcester College, University of Oxford
contact email: 
david.bradshaw@worc.ox.ac.uk

Friday 12 October 2012

Institute of English Studies, London University

/UPDATE/: " 'FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS': LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE " / University of Valencia, Spain / 12-14 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

Writing in 1899, Frederick Dolman argued in an article titled “Four-Footed Actors: About Some Well-Known Animals that Appear in the London and Provincial Stage” that the “growth of variety theat

Swords, Sorcery, Sandals and Space: The Fantastika and the Classical World. 29 June – 1 July 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Foundation
contact email: 
conferences@sf-foundation.org

The culture of the Classical world continues to shape that of the modern West. Those studying the Fantastika (science fiction, fantasy and horror) know that the genres have some of their strongest roots in the literature of the Graeco-Roman world

CFP - Gothic Antipodes: An Interdisciplinary Conference, 22-23 January 2013

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

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its inaugural conference, to be held at Stamford Plaza Hotel, Auckland, on 22-23 January 2013.

Samuel Beckett Summer School

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Wilmer Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
swilmer@tcd.ie

Following the successful launch of the inaugural Samuel Beckett Summer School last July, Trinity College Dublin is delighted to announce that this year’s school, whose patron is Edward Beckett, will

WASME 18th International Conference on SMEs - Accra, Ghana: July 25-29, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
World Association for Small and Medium Enterprises
contact email: 
es@wasmeinfo.org

World Association for Small and Medium Enterprises (WASME) is organizing 18th International Conference on SMEs in Accra, Ghana during July 25-29, 2012.

12th Connotations Symposium: Poetry in Fiction: Poetic Insertions, Allusions, and Rhythms in Narrative Texts 28/7-1/8/13

full name / name of organization: 
Connotations: A Journal for Critical Debate
contact email: 
symposium2013@connotations.de

In defiance of the traditional notion of essentially separate genres, writers of fiction frequently include poetic elements in their texts.

Gender and Political Culture, 1400-1800

full name / name of organization: 
History and the Centre for Humanities, Music and Performing Arts (HuMPA) at Plymouth University and Umeå Group for Pre-modern Studies
contact email: 
james.daybell@plymouth.ac.uk

‘Gender and Political Culture, 1400-1800’ A Joint Conference organised by History and the Centre for Humanities, Music and Performing Arts (HuMPA) at Plymouth University and Umeå Group for Pre-mo

IBBY/NCRCL Conference: Beyond the Book, Nov. 2012

full name / name of organization: 
IBBY (International Board of Books for Young Readers) and NCRCL (National Centre for Research in Children's Literature, University of Roehampton
contact email: 
l.atkins@roehampton.ac.uk

IBBY UK/NCRCL MA CONFERENCE, 10 NOVEMBER 2012
University of Roehampton, London.
Call for Papers on the theme of ‘Beyond the Book’

Call for Submissions: Print Journal Looking for Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Non-Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
A Few Lines Magazine
contact email: 
JFoster.Editor@gmail.com

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Preternature Volume 3:1 The Early Modern Witch (1450-1700)

full name / name of organization: 
Preternature: Critical and Historical Studies in the Preternatural | http://preternature.org
contact email: 
kirsten@uszkalo.com

Preternature Volume 3:1
The Early Modern Witch (1450-1700)

[UPDATE] Science/Fiction: Deadline 1st August 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal, University of Sussex Doctoral School
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

Science must begin with myths, and with the criticism of myths.'
Karl Popper, Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge (1963. London: Routledge, 2002), 66.

The Effect of Metacognitive Strategy Use on Listening Comprehension of IranianEFL learners

full name / name of organization: 
Mahshid Mirzaaghaee
contact email: 
m.mirzaaghaee@yahoo.com

This reaseach has been run to investigate the effect of applying metacognitive strategies on listening comprehension of a number of Iranian guidance school EFL learners.

'Those who can, Teach: Translation, Interpreting and Training'. Sat 10 Nov 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
translation@port.ac.uk

12th annual Portsmouth Translation Conference: Those who can, Teach: Translation, Interpreting and Training.

Keynote speakers: Dr. Dorothy Kelly (University of Granada)

Patricia Duncker Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of St Andrews
contact email: 
bd11@st-andrews.ac.uk; j.funke@exeter.ac.uk;

Patricia Duncker Conference
Friday, 7th – Saturday 8th December 2012
The Institute for Contemporary and Comparative Literature
and The School of English, University of St Andrews

[UPDATE] Final cfp for CWWA-FWSA conference

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist and Women's Studies Association/Contemporary Women's Writing Association
contact email: 
feminismandausterityconference@gmail.com

Feminism in Academia: An Age of Austerity?
Current Issues and Future Challenges

Friday 28th September 2012
The University of Nottingham

Keynote Speakers:

[UPDATE] Panel CFP: "Literature and Medicine": ICLA 2013: ABSTRACT DEADLINE: JUNE 1, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
International Comparative Literature Association Congress in Paris (Sorbonne); July 18-24, 2013
contact email: 
hilger@illinois.edu

Literature and Medicine

This panel seeks to explore the intersection between literature and a “hard science” such as medicine. Proposals about any of the

Reformation Research Papers at the Kalamazoo (USA) Medieval Congress

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Reformation Research
contact email: 
mthum@umflint.edu

Papers for the Society for Reformation Research Sessions at the 48th Medieval Congress, May 9-12 2013 Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI U.S.A.

A Causational Approach towards Human Behavior

full name / name of organization: 
Rajesh Daultani (M.D.)/ Sai Enterprises - Exports
contact email: 
rdaultani@yahoo.com

A Causational Approach towards Human Behavior

By- Rajesh Daultani
M.D. (Sai Enterprises -Exports)
rdaultani@yahoo.com
0091-9319104652

"The Politics of Fantasy in XX-XXI Century Latin American/Peninsular Literature and Cultural Studies"

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mcalatayud@northgeorgia.edu

Phallogocentric discourse minimazes imagination, fabulation and fantasy as a matter for women and children, but Fantasy is powerful, liberating and therefore dangerous to those who fear change.

The International Conference on Cyber Security, CyberWarfare and Digital Forensic

full name / name of organization: 
Noah John Ucab / The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications
contact email: 
info@sdiwc.info

Areas of interest for CyberSec2012 include, but are not limited to:

Cyber Security

- Privacy issues
- Formal Methods Application in Security

Interpretive Conflations: Exegesis and the Arts in the Middle Ages. Nov. 7-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of British Columbia
contact email: 
gernot.wieland@ubc.ca

Deadline for submission of an abstract: 15 September 2012

Dante in the Nineteenth Century - 6-8 September 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Instiute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London
contact email: 
email@patsyerskine-hill.co.uk; adina.ciugureanu@seanet.ro

This conference aims to bring together literary critics, historians, and art historians with scholars from similar disciplines specializing in the nineteenth century.

Dante in the Nineteenth Century - 6-8 September 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Instiute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London
contact email: 
email@patsyerskine-hill.co.uk; adina.ciugureanu@seanet.ro

This conference aims to bring together literary critics, historians, and art historians with scholars from similar disciplines specializing in the nineteenth century.

International Balkan Symposium:Friendship and Collaboration in the Balkans, October 5-7, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
The International Balkan Symposium
contact email: 
suleymanseydi@sdu.edu.tr

Call for paper
On the occasion of 100th Anniversary
International Balkan Symposium: Friendship and Collaboration in the Balkans
October 5-7, 2012 Isparta -Turkey

The Aesthetics of Suffering

full name / name of organization: 
National Taipei University of Technology
contact email: 
50149@ntut.edu.tw

November 23th-24th, 2012
Department of English
National Taipei University of Technology
Taipei, Taiwan, ROC

Keynote Speakers:
Laura Quinney, Brandeis University

Contemporary Business Practices – An Overview

full name / name of organization: 
Archers & Elevators Publishing House
contact email: 
aepublihser@yahoo.com

Each paper should contain only 5-6 pages (Strictly not exceed) including abstract/references. (.doc or .docx format / email attachment containing the document) with the following information:

[UPDATE] Patterns of Story Telling: Traditions, Innovations, Visions and Revisions

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literatures of the World
contact email: 
melusmelow@gmail.com; manjujaidka@gmail.com

CFP: 7th International Workshop on Critical Information Infrastructures Security (CRITIS 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malaga
contact email: 
critis2012@gmail.com

C a l l     F o r     P a p e r s

7th International Workshop on
Critical Information Infrastructures Security (CRITIS 2012)

Radisson Blu Lillehammer Hotel

Terror and the Inhuman Conference-- Providence, RI (October 25-27, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Modern Culture and Media, Brown University
contact email: 
terror.inhuman.conference@gmail.com

Call for Papers [Deadline: June 30, 2012]
Terror and the Inhuman Conference
Brown University
Department of Modern Culture and Media

Providence, Rhode Island
October 25 - 27, 2012

[UPDATE] "Circulations of/in Cinema" Toulouse, France June 17-19, 2013 DATE MODIFIED

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toulouse, France
contact email: 
circulationscinema@gmail.com

Call for papers "Circulations of/in Cinema"

Université de Toulouse II - Le Mirail, France

June 17-19, 2013 UPDATE / DATE MODIFIED

[UPDATE] Celebrity Couples Conference 24 Nov 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Southampton
contact email: 
celebritycouplesconference@gmail.com

Celebrity Couples Conference

The University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Keynote Speakers:

Professor Diane Negra, University College Dublin.

UPDATE: " 'FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE' " / University of Valencia, Spain / 12-14 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

Call For Papers
“FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE”
University of Valencia, Spain
12-14 December 2012

The Famished Road: Ben Okri’s Imaginary Homelands - 18 October 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Vanessa GUIGNERY, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France
contact email: 
vanessaguignery@wanadoo.fr

This international conference will focus on Ben Okri’s Booker prize-winning novel The Famished Road in order to try and offer new perspectives, a little more than twenty years after its publication.

THATCampCaribe 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez
contact email: 
alexgil@virginia.edu

Come join us in Puerto Rico, November 12-14, for the first THATCamp in the broader Caribbean.

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