category: international conferences

Gestures and Jesters: Irony at a Crossroads, February 24-25th, 2011

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


The Students of the Department of Comparative Literature at the City University of New York Graduate Center present an interdisciplinary graduate student conferen

50th Anniversary of Cheikh Hamidou Kane's L’Aventure ambiguë, March 17-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Brigham Young University French Department
contact email: 
chk.proposals@gmail.com

2011 will mark the 50th Anniversary of the publication of l’Aventure ambiguë (Ambiguous Adventure) by Cheikh Hamidou Kane.

CFP: Canada International Conference on Education (CICE-2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Infonomics Society
contact email: 
info@ciceducation.org

The CICE is an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education.

Ethical Debates in Contemporary Theatre and Drama (2 - 5 June 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
20th Annual Conference of the German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English (CDE)
contact email: 
cde@anglistik.uni-mainz.de
  • contemporary (post 1989) theater and drama in English
  • Conference location: Mainz, Germany
  • CFP Deadline: 31 Dec 2010
  • Rethinking Baudrillard and Feminist Theory [deadline 11/1/2010] ACLA 2011, Vancouver, 3/31-4/3/2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Panel proposal for American Comparative Literature Association annual meeting
    contact email: 
    cnmhim@nus.edu.sg

    From Jane Gallop’s ‘French Theory and the Seduction of Feminism’, Meaghan Morris’ ‘Room 101 or A Few Worst Things in The World’ to Douglas Kellner’s ‘Baudrillard’s Affront to Feminis

    Narrative is the Essence of History: The History of the Historical Novel

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

    The historical novel has had a very interesting history itself.

    The Art of Villainy: Machiavelli and the Creation of the Fictional Villain

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

    Few political writers have had as much of an influence on literature as Niccolò Machiavelli.

    IALJS/ACLA -Vancouver - 31 March-3 April 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    International Association for Literary Journalism Studies
    contact email: 
    ralexander@brocku.ca

    Conference theme: “World Literature / Comparative Literature”
    Session theme: "Literary Journalism in a Global Context"

    CFP Extinct Species, Toulouse, France, March 31- April 1, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Explora, University of Toulouse, France
    contact email: 
    exploraextinctspecies@yahoo.com

    Lost and Found: In Search of Extinct Species

    Explora International Conference
    31 March-1 April 2011
    Toulouse Natural History Museum

    CFP: PANEL ON POSTCOLONIAL PERSPECTIVES AFTER AUSCHWITZ

    full name / name of organization: 
    Ulrike Hamann/ Frankfurt Research Center for Postcolonial Studies
    contact email: 
    ulrike.hamann@normativeorders.net

    Postcolonial Perspectives after Auschwitz
    Panel Convenors: Ulrike Hamann/Cigdem Inan

    CFP: Creative Writing - the UK's 14th Annual Great Writing Conference (12/1/10 - 6/18/11-7/19/11)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference
    contact email: 
    conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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    Call for Papers

    Great Writing 2011

    The 14th Annual Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference
    Imperial College London
    Saturday June 18th - Sunday June 19th 2011

    SHAKESPEARE ON FILM, TELEVISION, AND VIDEO

    full name / name of organization: 
    SW/TX PCA/ACA and PCA/ACA
    contact email: 
    kellirmarshall@gmail.com

    [UPDATE] "Ecocritical Activisms and Activist Ecologies" NeMLA 2011 April 6-10, Rutgers University, NJ: Abstracts by 30 Sept.

    full name / name of organization: 
    42nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
    contact email: 
    ecocrit.nemla2011@gmail.com

    Ecocriticism informs ecological activisms, and vice versa. What kind of change can the intersections and tensions between ecocriticism and activism bring about?

    ACLA 2011 Vancouver, CA: Poe & World Literature, Poe as World Literature

    full name / name of organization: 
    Emron Esplin / Kennesaw State University
    contact email: 
    eesplin@kennesaw.edu

    Poe & World Literature, Poe as World Literature

    First Fictions: 9-12th June, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Peter Boxall, University of Sussex
    contact email: 
    P.Boxall@sussex.ac.uk

    FIRST FICTIONS
    Festival and Academic Conference
    9-12th June, 2011

    Confirmed delegates include:
    Kate Mosse, Jackie Kaye, Elleke Bohemer, Michael Prodger, Bryan Cheyette, Scott Pack, Nicholas Royle and Isabel Ashdown.

    Supported by Myriad Publishers, and Textual Practice

    We are inviting abstracts for papers for an upcoming conference on innovations in creative and critical writing.

    The conference takes place as part of the First Fictions literary festival, and is a collaborative venture between Sussex University and Myriad Editions, in association with Creative Brighton, and other partners in the creative arts. Conference panels will take place in conjunction with literary events and readings. The event will also include a new fiction competition (winner to be published by Myriad Editions), and a series of creative writing workshops run by new authors. Both conference and festival events will take place in the Pavilion Theatre and the Dome Concert Hall, in the heart of Brighton.

    First Fictions: 9-12th June, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Peter Boxall, University of Sussex
    contact email: 
    P.Boxall@sussex.ac.uk

    FIRST FICTIONS
    Festival and Academic Conference
    9-12th June, 2011

    Confirmed delegates include:
    Kate Mosse, Jackie Kaye, Elleke Bohemer, Michael Prodger, Bryan Cheyette, Scott Pack, Nicholas Royle and Isabel Ashdown.

    Supported by Myriad Publishers, and Textual Practice

    We are inviting abstracts for papers for an upcoming conference on innovations in creative and critical writing.

    The conference takes place as part of the First Fictions literary festival, and is a collaborative venture between Sussex University and Myriad Editions, in association with Creative Brighton, and other partners in the creative arts. Conference panels will take place in conjunction with literary events and readings. The event will also include a new fiction competition (winner to be published by Myriad Editions), and a series of creative writing workshops run by new authors. Both conference and festival events will take place in the Pavilion Theatre and the Dome Concert Hall, in the heart of Brighton.

    UPDATE: "Teaching the Robin Hood Tradition: Robin Hood in Literary and Historical Texts,” Kalamazoo, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Alexander L. Kaufman and Dana M. Symons
    contact email: 
    akaufman@aum.edu; symonsdm@buffalostate.edu

    “Teaching the Robin Hood Tradition: Robin Hood in Literary and Historical Texts”

    46th International Congress on Medieval Studies - Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, May 12-15, 2011

    Historic Libraries in Context - The Derry & Raphoe Diocesan Library: Past, Present and Future - 6-8 June 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Ulster - Magee Campus
    contact email: 
    j.jarvis@ulster.ac.uk

    Historic Libraries in Context
    The Derry & Raphoe Diocesan Library: Past, Present and Future
    The University of Ulster – Magee Campus
    6-8 June, 2011

    Invisible Presences: Translation, Dramaturgy, and Performance

    full name / name of organization: 
    Queen's University Belfast/ Out of the Wings
    contact email: 
    k.taroff@qub.ac.uk

    Invisible Presences:
    Translation, Dramaturgy & Performance

    [UPDATE] ‘Romanticism and the Tyrannies of Distance’ Conference, University of Sydney, 10-12 February 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Romantic Studies Association of Australasia
    contact email: 
    william.christie@sydney.edu.au; angela.dunstan@sydney.edu.au

    CFP DEADLINE: 1 OCTOBER 2010

    The International Conference on Electronic Technologies and Digital Computing (ETDC2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications
    contact email: 
    cc@sdiwc.net

    The International Conference on Electronic Technologies and Digital Computing (ETDC2011)

    College of Electronic Technology BaniWalid, Libya

    Theory, Practice, Engagement [deadline 11/1/2010] (ACLA 2011, Vancouver, 3/31-4/3/2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Geoffrey Baker
    contact email: 
    gabaker@csuchico.edu

    This approved panel for the American Comparative Literature Association's annual meeting (Vancouver, Canada, 31 March - 3 April 2010) seeks papers that address aspects of the long debate over literary

    EXTENSION FOR PROPOSALS: Intersections, Tensions and New Dimensions: Encounters in the Contact Zone in English Studies 10/8-9

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of New Hampshire English Graduate Organization
    contact email: 
    unhContactZones@gmail.com

    This graduate conference will explore the relevance of contact and contact zones for English Studies.

    Music Contingencies in Narrated Americas [update] deadline Sept. 25th.

    full name / name of organization: 
    NeMLA 2011 New Brunswick -NJ-
    contact email: 
    ezaramel@princeton.edu

    The purpose of this session is to generate a forum for discussion and theoretical intervention among and within the musical and prosaic work of art.

    Words in Action February 19, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Oxford French Postgraduate Conference
    contact email: 
    wordsinaction2011@gmail.com

    WORDS IN ACTION
    Oxford University French Postgraduate Conference Saturday February 19, 2011

    CFP 2011: CBL ~Contemporary Black Literature Call for Abstracts /Submissions

    full name / name of organization: 
    Professor K. Zito Brown / International Research Confederacy on African Literature and Cuture
    contact email: 
    ircalc@gmail.com

    The 2011 Textbook-Journal of Black Literature

    Picture this: postcards and letters beyond text - CFP deadline 13 November, 2010. Conference dates 24-26 March 2011.

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Sussex
    contact email: 
    enquiries@postcards-letters.org.uk

    Picture this: postcards and letters beyond text
    A conference at the University of Sussex, UK
    March 24, 2011 – March 26, 2011

    Political Theology Agenda Symposium 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Sussex Centre for the Individual and Society (SCIS)
    contact email: 
    e.kofmel@sussexcentre.org

    CALL FOR PAPERS

    Political Theology Agenda Symposium 2011

    Organized by: Sussex Centre for the Individual and Society (SCIS)

    CFP: Expanding Adaptations (June 10-11 2011, Lorient, France)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Université de Bretagne Sud/Université de Paris-Diderot
    contact email: 
    swellslassagne@9online.fr

    Expanding Adaptations:
    Université de Bretagne Sud (Lorient, France), June 10th-11th, 2011

    Magical Realism & Pop Culture

    full name / name of organization: 
    Southwest Texas Popular Culture American Culture Association
    contact email: 
    eng_smm@shsu.edu

    Special Area—Magical Realism Call for Papers

    Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2010
    Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
    April 20 - 23, 2011

    Myth & Fairy Tale & Pop Culture

    full name / name of organization: 
    Southwest/ Texas Popular Culture American Culture Association
    contact email: 
    eng_smm@shsu.edu

    Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers

    Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2010
    Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
    April 20 - 23, 2011

    Aphra Behn Online Journal-10/30/10

    full name / name of organization: 
    Aphra Behn Society
    contact email: 
    editors.journal@aphrabehn.org

    ANNOUNCING:
    Aphra Behn Online: Interactive Journal for Women in the Arts 1640-1830

    CFP-Silent Film Area -2011 San Antonio joint conference SWTXPCA/Pop Culture Association

    full name / name of organization: 
    Southwest Texas Popular Culture Association
    contact email: 
    rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

    Call for Papers: Silent Film 2011
    PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
    Joint Conference
    April 20-23, 2011
    San Antonio, TX
    http://www.swtxpca.org

    New American Poetry Anthology-50th Anniversary Conference-UPDATE

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Warwick
    contact email: 
    d.katz@warwick.ac.uk; n.lawrence@warwick.ac.uk

    The New American Poetry: Fiftieth Anniversary Conference
    University of Warwick, Saturday, 23 October 2010

    REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

    [UPDATE] 3rd International Conference on Doris Lessing - May 14, 2011-May 16, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Tonya Krouse / Doris Lessing Society
    contact email: 
    lessingconference@nku.edu

    Conference Theme: Doris Lessing: Freedom
    Dates: May 14, 2011 – May 16, 2011
    Location: Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY
    Deadline for Proposals: Dec. 1, 2010

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