category: international conferences

4th Global Conference: Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging (September 2010: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mcb4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging

Thursday 23rd September – Sunday 26th September 2010
Oriel College, Oxford

Call for Papers

Simone de Beauvoir: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

full name / name of organization: 
Simone de Beauvoir Society
contact email: 
sdbconference2010@gmail.com

102 years have passed since her birth, 24 since her death, 61 since the publication of her masterpiece, The Second Sex, a work that changed forever the way in which the world looks at women.

UNC-CH Institute of African American Research Humanities Writing Competition, March 1, 2010 DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Tomeiko Ashford Carter/Institute of African American Research
contact email: 
iaar@email.unc.edu

The Institute of African American Research (IAAR) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will offer a $1000 prize for the best cross-disciplinary, collaborative effort in the Arts and Huma

Further call for papers: Afterlives: Survival and Revival, 2-5 September 2010, Stellenbosch. Deadline 31 January 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southern African Society for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
bratchelm@social.wits.ac.za

Afterlives: Survival and Revival
SASMARS 2010, Mont Fleur, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Deadline for abstracts: 31 January 2010

Writings of Intimacy in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries, 10th - 12th Sept, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of English and Drama, Loughborough University, UK
contact email: 
writingsofintimacy@lboro.ac.uk

Confirmed keynote speakers:
Adam Phillips (UK)
Professor Leo Bersani (USA)

Ecocriticism in Asia: Reorienting Modernity, Reclaiming Nature? Dec.16-18, 2010 (Abstracts Due Mar.9)

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Tamkang University, and ASLE-Taiwan
contact email: 
interpoetics@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Fifth International Conference on Ecological Discourse, December 16-18, 2010, Tamkang University, Taipei County, Taiwan

34th International American Studies Conference--The Art of Language: Cultural Expressions in American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey
contact email: 
asat2007@gmail.com

American Studies Association of Turkey
34th International American Studies Conference

The Art of Language: Cultural Expressions in American Studies

November 3–5, 2010
Alanya, Turkey

REMAKE │ REMODEL: New Perspectives on Remakes, Film Adaptations and Fan Productions, June 30-July 2, 2010 (deadline: Febr. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Göttingen, Germany
contact email: 
Dorothea.Schuller@phil.uni-goettingen.de

REMAKE │REMODEL

New Perspectives on Remakes, Film Adaptations and Fan Productions

Interdisciplinary Conference

June 30-July 2, 2010

University of Göttingen (Germany)

Digital Romanticisms, 22-23 May 2010, U of Tokyo

full name / name of organization: 
Steve Clark, University of Tokyo
contact email: 
shc100@hotmail.com

DIGITAL ROMANTICISMS

Conference at Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, University of Tokyo, May 22-23 2010

Food Writings in American Literature--MLA 2011--Abstract Deadline 3/15/10

full name / name of organization: 
Julia Ehrhardt
contact email: 
juliae@ou.edu

This is a special session for the 2011 MLA: Food Writings in American Fiction.

The President's Ghost: A Hauntology of Democracy. MLA 2011 (Los Angeles 1/6-9)

full name / name of organization: 
A Special Session (subject to MLA approval)
contact email: 
thomas.kageff@cgu.edu

Presidents of the United States and presidential candidates have a long history of “writing” autobiographies which skillfully enact and construct a piece of political theater.

[UPDATE] The End?": An International Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at IU, March 25-27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Advisory Committee for the English Department at Indiana University
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

***UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 1st, 2010***

9th Global Conference: Making Sense Of Health, Illness and Disease

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hid9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Health, Illness and Disease

Saturday 11th September – Monday 13th September 2010
Oriel College, Oxford

Call for Papers

Before and after 9/11: American Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Emma Kimberley, University of Leicester
contact email: 
ek36@le.ac.uk

Call for papers
Before and after 9/11: American Literature and Culture
A one-day conference at the University of Leicester
Friday 18 June 2010

INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM "YOUTH AND MYTH" 20-21 MAY 2010

full name / name of organization: 
EGE UNIVERSITY
contact email: 
egeius2010@gmail.com

Hey You(th)!

Stop! Take a deep breath and hear our call.

INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM "YOUTH AND MYTH" 20-21 MAY 2010

full name / name of organization: 
EGE UNIVERSITY
contact email: 
egeius2010@gmail.com

Hey You(th)!

Stop! Take a deep breath and hear our call.

Literary Transcendences (7-8 October 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Organizer: Project *Literature, Transcendence and Avantgarde*
contact email: 
transcendences@uta.fi

LITERARY TRANSCENDENCES
7-8 October 2010, University of Tampere, Finland

Abstract submission dead line: 2 April 2010

Ford Madox Ford and America, New York Sep 23-25 (abstracts by April 1)

full name / name of organization: 
The Ford Madox Ford Society
contact email: 
S.J.Haslam@open.ac.uk, seamus_omalley@hotmail.com

http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/fordmadoxford-society/

[UPDATE] 75 Years of Penguin Books: International Conference (29 June - 1 July 2010); CFP DEADLINE: 1 FEB 2010

full name / name of organization: 
AHRC Penguin Project, University of Bristol
contact email: 
penguin-project@bristol.ac.uk

This conference seeks to cover the diversity of Penguin’s publication history. In 2010, Penguin Books will be 75 years old and Puffin Books will be 70 years old.

Space in the Americas, Brest (France) November 4-5, 2010 (deadline March 31, 2010),

full name / name of organization: 
Institut des Amériques, Brest
contact email: 
Nathalie.Coulon@univ-brest.fr

Among the wide range of objects open to scrutiny, space is undoubtedly the most commonly studied by a number of sciences among the human and social sciences and the Earth and marine sciences, each cla

ICTAC 2010 - Call for workshop proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Martin A. Musicante, DIMAp-UFRN, Brazil. 7th International Colloquium on Theoretical Aspects of Computing
contact email: 
mam@dimap.ufrn.br

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ICTAC 2010

Journal of Bisexuality

full name / name of organization: 
American Institute of Bisexuality/Taylor & Francis
contact email: 
jfalexan@uci.edu

Colleagues--

PLEASE FORWARD..

[UPDATE]: Under Western Skies: Climate, Culture and Change in Western North America

full name / name of organization: 
Mount Royal University
contact email: 
rboschman@mtroyal.ca, mtrono@mtroyal.ca

Updated Confirmation of Keynote Speakers
MAUDE BARLOW, ANDREW NIKIFORUK, RICHARD WHITE, VANDANA SHIVA, and LEO JACOBS

Under Western Skies: Climate, Culture and Change in Western North America

International conference. "Eccentricity". 5-6 November 2010.

full name / name of organization: 
University of Burgundy (Dijon, France)
contact email: 
laumell19@hotmail.com

“The most common form of eccentricity of all was one that could be seen as another exaggeration of Englishness, its innate conservatism” (Paul Langford, Englishness Identified, Oxford University P

The Art of Language: Cultural Expressions in American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Turkey--34th International American Studies Conference
contact email: 
asat2007@gmail.com

American Studies Association of Turkey
34th International American Studies Conference

The Art of Language: Cultural Expressions in American Studies

November 3–5, 2010
Alanya, Turkey

Third James Joyce Research Colloquium, 22-24 April 2010

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Research Centre, University College Dublin, Ireland
contact email: 
joyceresearchcentre@ucd.ie

[UPDATE] Drawing Out Shakespeare Conference Sydney 17-19 June 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Australia and New Zealand Shakespeare Association (ANZSA)
contact email: 
penny.gay@usyd.edu.au

Call for Papers

Back to the Beckett Text

full name / name of organization: 
University of Gdansk, Poland
contact email: 
beckett@ug.edu.pl

BACK TO THE BECKETT TEXT

Samuel Beckett Seminar at the University of Gdansk, Poland

12th-14th May, 2010

Remapping the American West, MLA 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Western Literature Association
contact email: 
ahunt@wtamu.edu

Remapping the American West

MLA 2011
Affiliate Organization Session of the Western Literature Association

Screening New York's Not-So-Empty-Spaces, NECS "Urban Mediations" 2010 Istanbul

full name / name of organization: 
NECS 2010 Istanbul Conference - Open Call Panel Klaus Rieser & Petra Eckhard
contact email: 
conference@necs-initiative.org.

SCREENING NEW YORK'S NOT-SO-EMPTY-SPACES

[UPDATE-REMINDER] Women Writers of the Fin de Siècle International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English Studies, University of London, London, UK
contact email: 
carolyn.oulton@canterbury.ac.uk; adrienne.gavin@canterbury.ac.uk.

A two day conference to be held at the Institute of English Studies, University of London, London, UK
Monday-Tuesday 28-29 June 2010

Keynote Speakers
Professor Linda Peterson (Yale University)

Music and Media, Berlin, 26-27 June, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Musicology and Media Studies, Humboldt University, Berlin
contact email: 
tobias.plebuch@culture.hu-berlin.de

The IMS study group "Music and Media" (MaM) invites abstracts for papers in the fields of musicology and media studies.

American Association of Australian Literary Studies Sessions at MLA 2011 (Jan. 6-9, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Australian Literary Studies
contact email: 
nathanael_oreilly@uttyler.edu

Proposals are invited for the American Association of Australian Literary Studies sessions at the 2011 MLA Convention, to be held January 6-9, 2011, in Los Angeles, CA.

Critical Social Theory: Freud & Lacan For the 21st Century - April 7 and 8, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Siamak Movahedi, Ph.D - Social Theory Forum
contact email: 
SocialTheoryAbstracts@libraryofsocialscience.com


The VII Annual SOCIAL THEORY FORUM
Call for Papers
Critical Social Theory: Freud & Lacan For the 21st Century
April 7 and 8, 2010
University of Massachusetts Boston

[UPDATE] Performatives after Deconstruction - Deadline for abstracts: 1st March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University/London Graduate School
contact email: 
fass-conferences@kingston.ac.uk

"Performatives after Deconstruction"
29 - 30 June 2010
Kingston University, London
The London Graduate School

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