category: international conferences

[UPDATE] Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK) 2/14/14 - 6/28/14 - 6/29/14

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

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Great Writing
UK’s International Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College, London
Saturday 28 June – Sunday 29 June 2014

"Small World: Campus Fiction – Insular or Global?" Seminar; June 5-7, Bucharest, Romania

full name / name of organization: 
The English Department of the University of Bucharest, Romania/The Institute of English, German and Communication Studies, Koszalin University of Technology
contact email: 
wojciech.klepuszewski@tu.koszalin.pl

"Small World: Campus Fiction – Insular or Global?" Seminar
Bucharest, 5-7 June 2014,
Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Str. Pitar Moş 7-13, Bucharest

BEYOND THE VIEW (NEW) PERSPECTIVES ON SEASIDE PHOTOGRAPHY, Conference Dates July 10-11 2014, Abstract Deadline March 2 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, Kent, UK
contact email: 
karen.shepherdson@canterbury.ac.uk

This peer-reviewed conference will explore seaside photography in its very broadest sense and provide a critical space for debate and enquiry.

Cognitive Studies of Culture, June 9-10, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Vienna
contact email: 
Christa.Knellwolf@univie.ac.at

Recent research in the cognitive sciences has inspired a wealth of new approaches to the study of mind, consciousness and embodied experience. For researchers in the humanities, the cognitive turn has challenged long-established definitions of what it means to be human. This conference will scrutinise the implications of neuroscientific research on the ultimately human capacity to create culture (literature, art, music, etc).

Dylan Unchained: Dylan Thomas Centenary Conference 3-5 September 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
dylanthomascentenary@swansea.ac.uk

We call on an international array of scholars and poets to witness the white horses of Swansea Bay in September 2014 at a conference that engages anew with the poet who sang in his ‘chains like the

Bodies and/at Their Limits - ESSE 2014 Kosice, Slovakia

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of English
contact email: 
m.parlati@unical.it

For those who might be interested:
ESSE (European Society for the Study of English)
August 2014 Kosice (Slovakia)

You can send an abstract for the following panel

[UPDATE] Diversity in Speculative Fiction, Loncon 3

full name / name of organization: 
Loncon 3, The 72nd World Science Fiction Convention
contact email: 
emma.england@loncon3.org

Thursday 14 to Monday 18 August 2014
London, UK
http://loncon3.org/

Guests of Honour:
Iain M. Banks, John Clute, Malcolm Edwards, Chris Foss,Jeanne Gomoll, Robin Hobb, Bryan Talbot

Call for Papers Theatre Topics

full name / name of organization: 
Theatre Topics/Association for Theatre in Higher Education
contact email: 
gwendolyn.alker@nyu.edu

The editors of Theatre Topics are pleased to announce a general call for submissions.

[UPDATE] Borders (3/29/14). Abstract Deadline: Extended to December 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui / Lincoln University
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania is requesting proposals/abstracts for its annual conference, to be held on March 29, 2014.

4th International Conference The Future of Education

full name / name of organization: 
Pixel Associazione
contact email: 
foe@pixel-online.net

Deadline for Abstracts Submission – 20 January 2014
The fourth edition of The Future of Education International Conference will take place in Florence, Italy, on 12 - 13 June 2014.

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENSION: CFP 11th International Conference on Women’s Studies -- (Spain) 8-10 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Departments of English Studies -- Universidad Complutense, Madrid
contact email: 
jornadamujer@filol.ucm.es

CFP: 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON WOMEN'S STUDIES // JORNADAS INTERNACIONALES DE ESTUDIOS DE LA MUJER

CFP: CSSC / SCEBD. Deadline: February 10, 2014. Conference date: May 9, 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Society for the Study of Comics
contact email: 
gw12@queensu.ca

Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics 2014

John Burroughs Nature Writing Conference at SUNY Oneonta, June 2-5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
SUNY College at Oneonta Department of English
contact email: 
Daniel.Payne@oneonta.edu

"The Practice of Natural History in Science, Literature, and Art."

New Voices Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
newvoices2014@nuigalway.ie

Multi-Disciplinary Postgraduate and Early Career Scholars Conference

Hosted by National University of Ireland, Galway – 5th to 7th June, 2014

Between Places and Space: Landscapes of Liminality - 5-6 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
spacesbetweenplaces@gmail.com

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
5-6 June 2014
Trinity College Dublin

CFP: Partition, Democracy, (and Europe) Abstract Deadline: 31 December 2013, Conference on 1-2 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University and the University of St Andrews
contact email: 
partitions@cardiff.ac.uk

Cardiff University and the University of St Andrews are pleased to announce the latest symposium of "Partitions - What are they good for?", the AHRC funded Research Network on Comparative Partitions.

XXVI FILLM International Congress: Languages and Literatures Today, University of Nottingham Ningbo China 17-19 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Fédération Internationale des Langues et Littératures Modernes/ International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures
contact email: 
FILLM@nottingham.edu.cn

The XXVI FILLM International Congress provides an opportunity for linguists and literary scholars from all over the world to compare notes about current developments.

[UPDATE} CFP: Merging Media: An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Study of Hybrid Arts, 1st February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
mergingmedia2014@gmail.com

*Confirmed keynote speaker: Dr Duncan White (University of Arts London)*

Call for Papers

Saturday 1st February 2014

University of Kent, Canterbury

ASL Graduate Conference "Death and Dying in American Culture"

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Leipzig
contact email: 
asl-gradconference@uni-leipzig.de

In recent years, popular TV series such as CSI, Bones, Dexter, and Game of Thrones have exposed viewers to high numbers of dead bodies per episode, yet in the news media, it remains largely taboo to d

1st Global Conference Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement

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

Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement

Tuesday 29th July ¬ Thursday 31st July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations:

As Above, So Below: A Colloquium on Drone Culture (24th May, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Lincoln
contact email: 
abovebelow@lincoln.ac.uk

AS ABOVE, SO BELOW: A Colloquium on Drone Culture

24th May, 2014

The Wizard of Oz and the Western Cultural Imagination: A Conference celebrating and interrogating 75 years of the MGM Musical

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Frank Gray, Dr Louise Fitzgerald, Dr Kieran Fenby-Hulse; Faculty of Arts, University of Brighton
contact email: 
ozat75@gmail.com

The Wizard of Oz and the Western Cultural Imagination: A Conference celebrating and interrogating 75 years of the MGM Musical

Faculty of Arts, University of Brighton

November 21-22, 2014

[UPDATE] British Society for Literature and Science Conference 2014: Final Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
University of Surrey
contact email: 
g.tate@surrey.ac.uk

The ninth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at the University of Surrey, Guildford, on 10-12 April 2014.

The International Workshop 'Cloud Technologies in Education' (CTE2013) Dec. 20, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sergey Semerikov / Kryvyi Rih National University
contact email: 
semerikov@gmail.com

SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT & CALL FOR PAPERS

Institute of Information Technologies and Learning Tools of the NAPS of Ukraine
Kryvyi Rih National University

EMOTIONAL CONTROL: AFFECT, IDEOLOGY AND CHILDREN’S TEXTS

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Children's Literature Association for Research (ACLAR)
contact email: 
erica.hateley@qut.edu.au

Waterfront Campus, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
June 30 – July 2, 2014

Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma (April 4th-6th, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
contact email: 
mloucks@ufl.edu

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants to submit proposals to the 11th UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, "Traumics: Comics Narratives of Trauma."

[UPDATE] Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge, Victoria BC, June 19-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Generative Anthropology Society & Conference
contact email: 
rvanoort@uvic.ca

Deferral, Discipline, Knowledge

Victoria, BC, Canada, June 19-22, 2014

Plenary Speakers:

Eric Gans and Raymond Tallis

Critical Information Conference

full name / name of organization: 
School of Visual Arts, MFA Art Criticism & Writing Program
contact email: 
criticalinformationsva@gmail.com

CRITICAL INFORMATION
GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE

Hosted by the MFA program in Art Criticism & Writing
at the School of Visual Arts, New York City, December 8, 2013

'Crossing the Space Between: 1914-1945', London, 17-19 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Space Between Society: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945
contact email: 
Nick.Hubble@brunel.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS
Crossing the Space Between, 1914-1945

The 16th annual conference of the multidisciplinary society,
The Space Between: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945

[UPDATE] 'Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Supernature and the Environment' 8th December Deadline for paper proposals approaching.

full name / name of organization: 
Falmouth University and the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment UK and Ireland
contact email: 
ruth.heholt@falmouth.ac.uk and niamh.downing@falmouth.ac.uk

‘Haunted Landscapes: Nature, Super-Nature and the Environment’ One Day Symposium.
Keynote Speaker: Professor Ronald Hutton (Bristol University)

[UPDATE] The future of the biennial: experimental places to reinvent political space? Deadline December 20

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

The upcoming issue of Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics will discuss the political future of the contemporary art biennial.

Between Places and Space: Landscapes of Liminality - 5-6 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
spacesbetweenplaces@gmail.com

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
5-6 June 2014
Trinity College Dublin

Victorian Classes and Classifications - Submit by March 1st, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
North American Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
info@navsa2014.com

Victorian Britain belonged to the classifying age. Imperial expansion and new techniques of observation and production confronted Britons with an expanding universe of natural and man-made phenomena.

TRANSGRESSING MEDIA

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Themes in Media Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
criticalthemes@gmail.com

TRANSGRESSING MEDIA
CALL FOR PROPOSALS

CRITICAL THEMES IN MEDIA STUDIES
14th Annual Graduate Student Conference School of Media Studies

The New School
April 5 - 6, 2014

[UPDATE] Borders and Landscapes in the Works of Cormac McCarthy - CFP Deadline Approaching

full name / name of organization: 
Writing and Society Research Centre - University of Western Sydney
contact email: 
l.jillett@uws.edu.au

Conference dates: 23-25 July 2014

Call for Papers

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