category: international conferences

[UPDATE] Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference April 29-30 [JANUARY 15 Deadline]

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group at California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
dsandner@fullerton.edu

Call for Papers for the Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference to be held at Cal State Fullerton, April 29-30, 2016. Confirmed Special Guests: Dr.

"YST – Young Scholars Transfers: A reflection on the notion of transfer in human and social sciences" october 13-14, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Université Paris-Est Créteil, France
contact email: 
colloqueyst2016@hotmail.com

Call for papers: international symposium “YST – Young Scholars Transfers: A reflection on the notion of transfer in the field of human and social sciences”

[UPDATE] Symposium Reading the Present through the Past

full name / name of organization: 
The Netherlands School for Literary Studies
contact email: 
vandamhd@cardiff.ac.uk

Reading the Present through the Past

Forms and Trajectories of Neo-Historical Fiction

Call for Papers

One-day symposium, 4 March 2016

Love Letters

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

Love Letters
Call for Participation 2016

A Letters and Letter Writing Project
3rd Global Conference

Saturday 2th July – Monday 4th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford

Interculturalism: Cultures and Identities

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
interculturalism9@inter-disciplinary.net

Interculturalism: Cultures and Identities
Call for Participation 2016

A Cultures, Traditions, Societies Project
9th Global Meeting

Monday 18th July – Wednesday 20th July 2016

Digital Poetics and the Multimodal Novel (U of Amsterdam, June 16-18, 2006)

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
efron[dot]2[at]osu[dot]edu

Multimodal novels stipulate conceptual shifts in our understanding and experience of literature, according to Wolfgang Hallet.

[UPDATE - DATE CHANGE] Engaging Society Through Literature and Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures / L'Association des littératures canadiennes et québécoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca

Le français suit

CALL FOR SESSIONS AND PAPERS

Engaging Society through Literature and Criticism

Music Criticism 1900-1950

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/20musicriticism.html

Music Criticism 1900-1950

organized by
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini (Lucca)
Societat Catalana de Musicologia, Barcelona

The Soul in Community: Individual and Collective Spiritualities in New France, 13-15 Oct. 2016

full name / name of organization: 
the Collectif d’Anthropologie et d’Histoire du Spirituel sous l’Ancien Régime
contact email: 
Spiritualitecolloque2016@gmail.com

(French version below)

Call for Papers

INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE ON:

The Soul in Community:

Individual and Collective Spiritualities in New France

13-15 October 2016

Overwhelming Imagination: Achieving and Undermining Contradictions Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
I: project space + Open Ground Blog
contact email: 
overwhelmingimagination@yahoo.com

"Overwhelming Imagination: Achieving and Undermining Contradictions" invites art researchers to Beijing.

Many Worlds to Walk In: Exploring Diversity in Children’s Literature, Librarianship, and Education

full name / name of organization: 
School of Library and Information Studies, University of British Columbia
contact email: 
ubc.conference.2016@gmail.com

Many Worlds to Walk In: Exploring Diversity in Children’s Literature, Librarianship, and Education is a one-day conference on April 30, 2016 showcasing graduate student research in children’s lite

UPDATE

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

HERA
Call for Papers
Humanities Education and Research Association
Annual Conference, 23-26 March
New Orleans, LA

The Nature of Our Humanity

The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/saintsaens.html

The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns

07-09 October 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

[UPDATE] CONTEMPORARY POETRY: THINKING AND FEELING, MAY 20th-22nd 2016: EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS

full name / name of organization: 
Plymouth University, UK
contact email: 
mandy.bloomfield@plymouth.ac.uk; Anthony.caleshu@plymouth.ac.uk

This conference is dedicated to exploring the interplay and divide between thinking and feeling in poetry. In what ways might poetry embody a process of thinking?

CFP - 47th Mythopoeic Conference, "Faces of Mythology: Ancient, Medieval, Modern," San Antonio, TX Aug. 5-8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Mythopoeic Society
contact email: 
visualweasel@yahoo.com

Mythcon 47, Omni Colonnade, San Antonio, TX. Guests of Honor: Midori Snyder (author) and Andrew Lazo (scholar). http://mythcon.org. Inspired by the 60th anniversary of C.S.

Time and Timelessness: Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Ray Browne Conference for Cultural and Critical Studies
contact email: 
raybrowneconf@bgsu.edu

Time and Timelessness:
Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
April 1-3, 2016

[UPDATE] The Imaginary [March 4-5 2016; abstracts due December 21, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
egsa.northeastern@gmail.com

“The imaginary” invokes spectres, memories, what is sensed, felt, and wanted, the fanciful, visionary, shadow, illusory, what is not visible or legible, a past and a future we can not perceive. This conference features keynote speakers Mya Poe of Northeastern University and Donald Pease of Dartmouth College.

Torture

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

Torture
Call for Participation 2016

Thursday 14th July – Saturday 16th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Humour

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

Humour
Call for Participation 2016

Saturday 2nd July – Monday 4th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

[UPDATE] Panopticon: Surveillance, Suspicion, Fear (4/2/2016). Abstracts: 1/15/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Lincoln University in Pennsylvania
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania is requesting proposals/abstracts for its fourth international conference on Fear, Suspicion, Surveillance, to

European Beat Studies Network Annual Conference, Manchester 27-29 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
European Beat Studies Network
contact email: 
rsee11@elmira.edu

We invite proposals for the Fifth Annual Conference of the EBSN, which will take place in Manchester, UK, from 27‐29 June, at The Wonder Inn (http://www.thewonderinn.co.uk), in the heart of the city

International Conference “War Reflections: Precedents and Consequences of WWII in Literature and the Arts”

full name / name of organization: 
School of Languages and Literatures. Complutense University of Madrid, Spain.
contact email: 
congresolitguerra@gmail.com

The International Conference “War Reflections: Precedents and Consequences of WWII in Literature and the Arts” sets out to study works of literature, cinema, music and the visual arts related to t

Musical Exchanges between Italy and Spain in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/italyspain.html

CFP: Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders Transnational Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders
contact email: 
shiftingborders@gmail.com

Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Student Conference
in Transnational American Studies (7th Annual) at Binghamton University

Call for Proposals: Social Justice for LGBTQ Identities in the Borderlands (Submission Deadline Dec. 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

Social Justice for LGBTQ Identities in the Borderlands/Justicia Social para las Identidades LGBTQ en la Región Fronteriza

New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, March 21-25, 2016

DEADLINE EXTENDED to Dec 15 - Appetites: Discourses of Consumption, ft. Rey Chow

full name / name of organization: 
20th Annual CLIFF Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
contact email: 
cliffumich2016@gmail.com

Keynote: “A Tale of Deliveries”
Rey Chow, Duke University
Thursday, March 10, 2015 at 5:00pm

Call for Papers
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2015.

Roots and Routes: Exploring Movement, Mobility, and Belonging (20-21 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Endnotes: UBC English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
endnotesconference@gmail.com

Roots and Routes: Exploring Movement, Mobility, and Belonging

Date: 20-21 May.

Location: UBC, Vancouver, Canada.

Deadline for Abstracts: 31 January 2016

TAU Journal of Literary and Visual Arts: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/Lourdes University
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

We are accepting submissions through January 30:

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Rules for submission:

>Use 12 point Times New Roman font.
>Name each entry with the Title Only.

Virginia Woolf and Heritage: The 26th Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf, 16-19 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Leeds Trinity University
contact email: 
Woolf2016@leedstrinity.ac.uk

Virginia Woolf was deeply interested in the past – whether literary, intellectual, cultural, political or social – and her writings interrogate it repeatedly.

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World

full name / name of organization: 
Marilyne Brun / University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
contact email: 
marilyne.brun@univ-lorraine.fr

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World
International Conference
Nancy, France
9-11 June 2016

CONFLICT AND CONTROVERSY in Small Cinemas

full name / name of organization: 
The Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, September 22-24, 2016
contact email: 
falkow@uwo.ca; lenuta.giukin@oswego.edu; krzysztof.loska@uj.edu.pl

The topic of the conference is CONFLICT AND CONTROVERSY -- the divisive areas in contemporary societies and the ways in which they are presented in small cinemas today.

SCSC 2016: Bruges (18-20 August)

full name / name of organization: 
Sixteenth Century Society and Conference
contact email: 
conference@sixteenthcentury.org

The Sixteenth Century Society and Conference (SCSC) is now accepting proposals for individual presentation proposals and complete panels for its 2016 annual conference, to be held 18-20 August 2016 at

"Narrative, Description, and Spatiality"-Call for Panelists-Narrative 2016 conference

full name / name of organization: 
David Rodriguez-Stony Brook University / Marlene Marcussen-University of Southern Denmark
contact email: 
david.m.rodriguez@stonybrook.edu marlene@sdu.dk

We seek to organize a panel at the Narrative 2016 conference in Amsterdam 16-18 June around innovative papers that engage with the different ways space, environment, and nature are both represented and perceived in literature through the experience of reading.

CFP: International Screendance Conference (France, April 2016) - Death and the Moving Image

full name / name of organization: 
International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy
contact email: 
info@videodansebourgogne.com

The International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy is pleased to announce that it is now accepting abstracts for short papers to be presented during the festival’s fourth annual Screendance Conferen

[UPDATE] 23rd METU British Novelists Conference: Agatha Christie and Her Work

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Language Education, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
contact email: 
bnc2016@metu.edu.tr

23rd METU British Novelists Conference: Agatha Christie and Her Work

5-6 April 2016
METU Culture and Convention Centre
Ankara, Turkey

Department of Foreign Language Education,

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