category: international conferences

[UPDATE] Bodies of Care: Somaesthetics of Vulnerability

full name / name of organization: 
Bodies of Care: Somaesthetics of Vulnerability / The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture, Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 2-day conference, January 28–29, 2016, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

CFP: Horror, February 10-13, 2016, Albuquerque

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

"HORROR"

37th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) at the Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center on
February 10-13, 2016

CFP: War and Culture, February 10-13, 2016, Albuquerque

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

"WAR AND CULTURE"

37th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) at the Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center on
February 10-13, 2016

Queer at Queen's 2015: HIV and AIDS, Politics, Memory, Performance

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University, Belfast
contact email: 
pmc.mctighe@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: Queer at Queen's 2015
HIV and AIDS: Politics, Memory, Performance.
Brian Friel Theatre, Queen’s University, Belfast,
November 15th and 16th - 11am to 6pm daily

[UPDATE] CfP Ada Lovelace Postgraduate Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
adalovelaceworkshop@ell.ox.ac.uk

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace
“That brain of mine is more than merely mortal; as time will show.”
A workshop for graduate students and early career researchers
Tuesday 8 December 2015
Mathematics Institute and St Anne’s College, Oxford

ACLA 2016: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Death Representations in Literature: Epistemological, Social, Anthropological and A

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
adriana.teodorescu@gmail.com

This is a call for presentations for a seminar to be held as part of the American Comparative Literature Association's Annual Meeting, that will take place at Harvard University between 17th-20th Marc

[Update] Chronicles and Grimoires: The Occult as Political Commentary

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Assoc. of the Midwest: ICMS Kalamazoo 2016.
contact email: 
dominique.hoche@westliberty.edu

Whether seen in signs and portents, or read in grimoires or magic books, the occult in the premodern world is both marveled at and feared.

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2016 Panel Still Laughing: Ancient Comedy and Its Descendants Due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers (the Graduate Center, CUNY) and Barry Spence (University of Massachusetts)
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

Aristotle in his Poetics outlines his theory of tragedy and gives readers a framework for assessing and understanding the genre; his treatise providing the equivalent analysis of comedy has sadly been

Gastronomy, Culture, and the Arts: A Scholarly Exchange of Epic Portions (March 12-13, 2016), University of Toronto Mississauga

full name / name of organization: 
Gastro Conference, Department of Language Studies
contact email: 
gastroconference.utm@utoronto.ca

“Foodies consider food to be an art, on a level with painting or drama" (The Official Foodie Handbook, Paul Levy, Ann Barr, 1984).

Prize for best grad student, independent scholar, of junior faculty paper: Dickens Syposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
regal@hi.is

The Dickens Society is pleased to be able to offer

The Robert B. Partlow, Jr. Prize

Dickens Society Symposium: "Adapting Dickens" -- Deadline Oct. 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Society
contact email: 
regal@hi.is

Dickens Society 21st Annual Symposium:
“Adapting Dickens”

Iceland University, Reykjavik
11–13 July, 2016

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] AMSN3: Modernist Work

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Modernist Studies Network (AMSN)
contact email: 
j.attridge@unsw.edu.au

AMSN3: Modernist Work

The Third Biennial Conference of the Australasian Modernist Studies Network

Date: 29-31 March 2016
Venue: University of New South Wales, Sydney

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,

The Second Asian Symposium on Education, Equity and Social Justice - EQUIS 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ESD Focus
contact email: 
secretariat@esdfocus.org

Global initiatives, such as Millennium Development Goals, have made some headway in bringing education and social justice issues to the forefront of mainstream discussion, such as universal primary ed

Devils in the Details: Demonic Horrors, Devilish Afterlives, and Infernal Desires | ACLA | March 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Heather Mitchell-Buck & Heather Hayton | ACLA
contact email: 
mitchellbuck@hood.edu | hhayton@guilford.edu

This seminar aims to examine the ways that premodern depictions of devils, demons, dragons, and other infernal creatures live on beyond their original audience and time period.

ACLA Seminar: Worlding Sexual Difference (March 22-25, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA
contact email: 
reg21@duke.edu

Worlding and sexual difference are generative forces that imply a process of appearance and concealment.

The City in the Life Narratives of the Global South

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA panel
contact email: 
rsaid1@binghamton.edu gretchen.head@yale-nus.edu.sg

In Speech Genres and Other Late Essays, Mikhail Bakhtin insists on the “sharp and categorical boundary line between the actual world of representation and the world represented in the work of art.

Exploring the Medieval Imaginative Landscape

full name / name of organization: 
Rose Sawyer
contact email: 
R.A.Sawyer@leeds.ac.uk

Please find below a call for papers for IMC July 2016; ‘Exploring the Medieval Imaginative Landscape’.

Session details

9/28/15 Subverting Institutional Prejudice in the Ivory Tower

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2016 University of Hartford
contact email: 
ksanchez@georgian.edu

This call for papers requests personal essays that disclose experiences of dealing with prejudice (of any kind) as a professor or as a graduate student.

21st Century Evils 17th Global Conference: The Evil Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil17@inter-disciplinary.net

21st Century Evils
17th Global Conference: The Evil Project

Call for Participation 2016

Thursday 17th March – Saturday 19th March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

Adaptation in the Arts:Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Université du Maine, Le Mans , France & University of Farmington, USA
contact email: 
benaouda.lebdai@univ-lemans.fr, eliane.elmaleh@univ-lemans.fr, dpgunn@maine.edu

Adaptation in the Arts: Theory and Practice

April 28-29, 2016

International conference on Postcolonialism and the future of POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES Multidisciplinary Perspectives April 27- 29

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Letters and Social Sciences University of Maroua and Department of English Higher Teacher Training College, University of Maroua
contact email: 
cdilipalai@yahoo.fr; aaens@gmail.com; foreverblossom@gmail.com

International conference on
Postcolonialism and the future of POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES
Multidisciplinary Perspectives
Conference convenor:
Professor Edward O.Ako, Rector, University of Maroua

‘Women who hunt: ecocriticism, gender theory, posthumanism’ Leeds, IMC 4-7 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Medieval Congress
contact email: 
R.Magnani@swansea.ac.uk, smpetrosillo@ucdavis.edu

International Medieval Congress, Leeds, 4-7 July 2016, ‘Food, Feast and Famine’
CFP: ‘Women who hunt: ecocriticism, gender theory, posthumanism’

Feminist Pedagogy: Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association in Hartford, CT, March 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Feminist Pedagogy in the Two-Year College

UPDATE: Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

The Secular Icon (ESSE seminar, Galway, Ireland, 22-26 August; abstract deadline: 28 February 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)
contact email: 
susanne.peters@ovgu.de and asg1989@gmail.com

Convenors:

Susanne Peters, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Germany,
Shoba Ghosh, University of Mumbai, India

Wilde on the Borders: Conference, Theatre, and Art, April 2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Niagara University, NY
contact email: 
jcarr@niagara.edu

On February 8, 1882, after his seventh lecture in America in just over a week, Oscar Wilde traveled north from Buffalo, NY crossing the border by train to Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada to play the ro

CFP for NeMLA: Disability and Poetry: “Writing” the (Dis)abled Body in Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Pearl Chaozon Bauer, Notre Dame de Namur University
contact email: 
pchaozonbauer@ndnu.edu

47th Annual NeMLA Convention
Hartford, Connecticut

Call for Papers:
Disability and Poetry: “Writing” the (Dis)abled Body in Poetry
March 17 to 20, 2016

Interdisciplinary Research Methods What? Why? How? Who?

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

Interdisciplinary Research Methods
What? Why? How? Who?

Call for Submissions 2016
Sunday 20th March – Tuesday 22nd March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

Interdisciplinary Research Methods What? Why? How? Who?

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

Interdisciplinary Research Methods
What? Why? How? Who?

Call for Submissions 2016
Sunday 20th March – Tuesday 22nd March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

Torture

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

Torture
Call for Submissions 2016

Sunday 20th March – Tuesday 22nd March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

MODERNIST EMOTIONS - French Society for Modernist Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Hélène Aji (University Paris Ouest Nanterre)
contact email: 
helene.aji@u-paris10.fr

MODERNIST EMOTIONS

The second international conference of the French Society for Modernist Studies
Société d’études modernistes (SEM)
22-24 June 2016
University Paris Ouest Nanterre

REMINDER CFP Vladimir Nabokov International Conference - Biarritz, France April 28 - May 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
French Vladimir Nabokov Society
contact email: 
marie.bouchet@vladimir-nabokov.org

“Do the Senses Make Sense?”: The Five Senses in Nabokov’s Work

International Conference organized by the French Vladimir Nabokov Society

Biarritz, France April 28-May 1, 2016

“Language Centers and Specialization(s)”

full name / name of organization: 
RANACLES
contact email: 
linda.terrier@univ-tlse2.fr

Call for papers

23rd RANACLES Conference

“Language Centers and Specialization(s)”

University of Toulouse – Jean Jaurès, France

November 26-28, 2015

ACLA 2016: Visual (Inter)Changes in the Mediterranean Basin: Medieval & Renaissance Western and Eastern Illuminated Manuscripts

full name / name of organization: 
Nhora Serrano/ ACLA
contact email: 
nserrano@hamilton.edu

ACLA 2016 (Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA: March 17-20,2016)

Visual (Inter)Changes in the Mediterranean Basin: Medieval & Renaissance Western and Eastern Illuminated Manuscripts

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