category: international conferences

[UPDATE]: Intimate Archives: Photography and Life-Writing conference, University of Oxford - Friday 29 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Lee-Von Kim and Christine Fouirnaies, University of Oxford
contact email: 
intimatearchives@gmail.com

Online registrations are now open.

Oxford Centre for Life-Writing Conference:
Intimate Archives - Photography and Life-Writing

13th Global Conference: Environmental Justice and Citizenship (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ejgc13@inter-disciplinary.net

13th Global Conference: Environmental Justice and Citizenship

Sunday 13th July – Tuesday 15th July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United kingdom

Call for Presentations:

9th Global Conference: Visions of Humanity in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
visions9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: Visions of Humanity in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction

Sunday 13th July – Tuesday 15th July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

1st Global Conference: Sacred Journeys: Pilgrimage and Beyond (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sj1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Sacred Journeys: Pilgrimage and Beyond

Wednesday 9th July – Friday 11th July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Sights and Frights: Victorian Visual Culture, Horror and the Supernatural 19th June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sussex
contact email: 
sightsandfrights@gmail.com

Conference Call for Papers

‘Sights and Frights: Victorian Visual Culture, Horror and the Supernatural’

University of Sussex – 19 June 2014

7th Global Conference: Forgiveness (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
for7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference: Forgiveness

Wednesday 9th July – Friday 11th July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

3rd Global Conference: Apocalypse: Imagining the End (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
apoc3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Apocalypse: Imagining the End

Saturday 5th July – Monday 7th July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

CFP - Fifth International Conference on Popular Romance Studies Rethinking Love, Rereading the Romance

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for the Study of Popular Romance
contact email: 
conferences@iaspr.org

Eros, Philia, Agape: for nearly three thousand years, these three Greek terms have been used in the West to triangulate the shifting concept called “romantic love,” not just in philosophy and theo

Objections to War: pacifism, anti-interventionism and conscientious objection in literature, theatre and art 1830-1918

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jane Thomas and Dr Ingrid Hanson, University of Hull, Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
objectionstowar@hull.ac.uk

Objections to War: pacifism, anti-interventionism and conscientious objection in literature, theatre and art 1830-1918

7-9 September 2014

Keynote speakers include:

Literary Journalism and World War War, Nancy, France, 19 April 2014 (abstracts due 31 Jan. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
John S. Bak, I.D.E.A., Université de Lorraine
contact email: 
john.bak@univ-lorraine.fr

“Literary Journalism and World War I”

Saturday, 19 April 2014
Université de Lorraine (Nancy campus)

Deadline for proposals: 31 January 2014

3rd Global Conference: Celebrity and Fandom (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
celeb3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Celebrity and Fandom

Monday 21st July – Wednesday 23rd July 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United kingdom

Call for Presentations

Workshop "Mightier than the Sword? The Countercultural Agency of Literary Fiction", June 6-7, 2014, University of Innsbruck

full name / name of organization: 
University of Innsbruck, Research Area Cultural Encounters – Cultural Conflicts
contact email: 
friederike.wolfrum@uibk.ac.at

Call for Papers: Workshop "Mightier than the Sword? The Countercultural Agency of Literary Fiction"

To take place June 6-7, 2014, at the University of Innsbruck

6th Global Conference: Videogame Cultures and the Future of Interactive Entertainment (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
vg6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference
Videogame Cultures and the Future of Interactive Entertainment

Thursday 17th July – Saturday 19th July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Shakespeare 450 April 23-26, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Shakespeare Studies at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia
contact email: 
manana.gelashvili@tsu.ge

Centre for Shakespeare Studies at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia and the Rustaveli National Theatre will host a four-day interdisciplinary international conference dedicated t

4th Global Conference: Childhood (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
child4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Childhood

Thursday 17th July – Saturday 19th July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

Grief. Language. Art. University of Liverpool, 8-10 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

Today in many societies, grief is considered to be an acceptable emotion.

A Mystery To Be Inspected: Center or Periphery in the Noir Novels of Northern Europe?

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
eaaiken@syr.edu

The American Comparative Literature Association’s 2014 Annual Meeting will take place at New York University in New York City March 20-23, 2014.

[UPDATE] Captivating Criminality: Crime Fiction, Darkness and Desire 24-26 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Bath Spa University
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa.ac.uk

Captivating Criminality: Crime Fiction, Darkness and Desire
Bath Spa University and Crime Studies Network
At Corsham Court (http://www.corsham-court.co.uk/)
24-26 April 2014

Music and War in Europe from the Napoleonic Era to the WWI

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

The Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini of Lucca and the Palazzetto Bru Zane – Centre de musique romantique française are pleased to invite submissions of proposals for the symposium «Music

CFP: PCA-Canada Conference 2014, Calgary AB, May 8-10 - submission deadline Dec 15

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association of Canada (PCAC)
contact email: 
conference@canpop.ca

Call for Papers
Popular Culture Association of Canada (PCAC)
4th Annual Conference, May 8-10, 2014

DESIGN AND RESISTANCE

full name / name of organization: 
5T 2014 - DESIGN AND RESISTANCE
contact email: 
bahar.emgin@yasar.edu.tr

DESIGN AND RESISTANCE
DATE
May 15-16, 2014
VENUE
Yasar University, İzmir
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
To be announced
THEME

International Conference on Fourth World Literaure and Culture (Pune, India)

full name / name of organization: 
Higher Education and Research Society, Navi Mumbai, India
contact email: 
sudhirnikam@gmail.com

International Conference on Fourth World Literature & Culture is organised by Higher Education and Research Society, a Navi Mumbai based Government Registered Educational Society.

21st Century Academic Forum Conference at Harvard

full name / name of organization: 
21st Century Academic Forum
contact email: 
thomaslechner@21caf.org

21st Century Academic Forum Conference at Harvard University

Sovereignty: Individual and Empire - 7­th and 8th Feb. 2014

full name / name of organization: 
NC Colloquium in Medieval and Early Modern Studies
contact email: 
NCmems2014@gmail.com

The 14th annual North Carolina Colloquium in Medieval and Early Modern Studies invites graduate students to submit proposals for 15­-20 minute paper presentations that engage with the theme of sovere

CFP: 45th Mythopoeic Society Conference (Mythcon 45), August 8-11, Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts

full name / name of organization: 
David Oberhelman / Mythopoeic Society
contact email: 
d.oberhelman@okstate.edu

Call for Papers: Mythopoeic Society Conference 45, "Where Fantasy Fits"
Wheaton College, Norton, MA
Friday, August 8 through Monday, August 11, 2014
http://www.mythsoc.org/mythcon/45/

Shakespeare 450

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Shakespeare Studies at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia
contact email: 
manana.gelashvili@tsu.ge

The conference will explore how Shakespeare’s work influenced and inspired other works in literature, art, music.

AFRICA AND THE GLOBAL ATLANTIC WORLD CONFERENCE: Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Pan-African Studies, Kent State University
contact email: 
dpas@kent.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

PAN-AFRICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT
KENT STATE UNIVERSITY
PRESENTS ITS SECOND BI-ANNUAL

AFRICA AND THE GLOBAL ATLANTIC WORLD CONFERENCE

Capital and Alternative Economies Related to Food [2nd Call]

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2014/ New York University
contact email: 
p6gonzal@ucsd.edu

In 1994, Gustavo Esteva drew attention to the concept of “food in context”, what he refers to as comida, to underscore the social ties that are created alongside and through food.

American Literature Association Conference--25th Annual Conference--May 22-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
African American Literature and Culture Society
contact email: 
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu; scm18@psu.edu

American Literature and Culture Society
American Literature Association
25th Annual Conference

May 22-25, 2014

Hyatt Regency Washington
on Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue NW

A Fiend in the Furrows - Perspectives on 'Folk Horror' in Literature, Film & Music - 19-21 September 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
ebyers01@qub.ac.uk; folkhorror@qub.ac.uk

‘A Fiend in the Furrows’ is a three-day conference in association with the School of English at Queen’s University Belfast, exploring British and Irish 'folk horror' in literature, film, televis

Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference - Journey - 4th and 5th April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
oxgradconf@gmail.com

The Tenth Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference 2014
On the theme of
“Journey”
will take place on
Friday 4th – Saturday 5th April 2014
at the Ioannou Centre, St. Giles, Oxford

[UPDATE] Deadline extended: 59th Annual Conference for the British Association for American Studies (BAAS)

full name / name of organization: 
British Association for American Studies / University of Birmingham
contact email: 
baas2014@contacts.bham.ac.uk

DEADLINE for submissions EXTENDED to NOV 21st –
59th Annual Conference for the British Association for American Studies (BAAS). 10-13 April, 2014, University of Birmingham

Fear and Loathing: Phobia in Literature and Culture 9th-10th May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Gender, Sexuality and Writing, School of English, University of Kent, Canterbury, United Kingdom
contact email: 
D.Kavanagh@Kent.ac.uk

Focusing on the literary and historical representation of irrational emotions or phobias, Fear and Loathing seeks papers on topics and authors from any period, which aim to demonstrate the extent to w

CFP Victorian and Edwardian Lives and Letters (conference; UK; 10 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hertfordshire
contact email: 
a.c.maunder@herts.ac.uk

Victorian and Edwardian Lives and Letters

Venue: University of Hertfordshire and Knebworth House: Thursday 10- Friday 11 July 2014.

Keynote speakers:

14th International Language, Literature and Stylistics Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Feryal Cubukcu /Dokuz Eylul University
contact email: 
cubukcu.feryal@gmail.com

Language, Literature and Stylistics Symposiums have been held for the past 13 years in various cities for the purpose of creating an opportunity for all scholars in stylistics, linguistics, applied li

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