category: international conferences

Irish Studies

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
tt3@psu.edu

The 2010 national meeting of the American Conference for Irish Studies will be held on 5 – 8 May 2010 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA.

American memory of WWII: adding the European "Second Generation" to the historical narrative

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Krystyna T. Zamorska
contact email: 
krystyna.zamorska@gmail.com

I am compiling a collection of "second generation" academic memoir essays by those who were born and raised in post-Second World War Eastern Europe, particularly Poland, and are now academics or schol

Autonomy and Commitment in Contemporary British Arts, Montpellier France, 28-29 May 2010

full name / name of organization: 
J.-M. Ganteau and C. Reynier, EA741, Université Montpellier 3
contact email: 
jean-michel.ganteau@univ-montp3.fr, christine.reynier@wanadoo.fr

Autonomy and Commitment in Contemporary British Arts

A CERVEC Conference (EA 741 “Etudes des Pays anglophones”)

Université Paul Valéry-Montpellier III

28-29 May 2010

Call for Proposals: Death and Representation, a One-Day Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Rochester
contact email: 
jmiddle2@mail.rochester.edu, vive@mail.rochester.edu

Death and Representation
Keynote Speaker: Dana Luciano, Georgetown University

[FINAL POSTING] CFP Fun and Games in Medieval France **April 7-11, 2010** Montreal, Canada

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association ("NeMLA") 2010 Convention
contact email: 
pcreamer@po-box.esu.edu

The title of the panel is FUN AND GAMES IN MEDIEVAL FRANCE. We are seeking to answer the following questions: Who had fun in medieval France? How?

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production<!--break--> Free Exchange Graduate Conference March 11-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference University of Calgary
contact email: 
free_ex@ucalgary.ca

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production
Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
University of Calgary
March 11-13,2010

International Conference on Narrative - Cleveland, OH - 8-11 April 2010

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
Narrative@case.edu

500-word proposals for papers and panels on all aspects of narrative in any genre, period, nationality, discipline, and medium. Submit with brief vita by 30 Oct 2009 to narrative@case.edu

Troubled Waters: Combating Modern Piracy with the Rule of Law

full name / name of organization: 
American University Law Review
contact email: 
lawrev-symposium-editor@wcl.american.edu

The American University Law Review is currently accepting papers for its Spring 2010 Symposium Issue, Troubled Waters: Combating Modern Piracy with the Rule of Law.

International Conference: Creative Americas. Crossed perspectives on discourses and practices. October 6-7, 2010, Toulouse, Fran

full name / name of organization: 
Association Toulousaine pour la Recherche Interdisciplinaire sur les Amériques
contact email: 
ameriquescreatives@gmail.com

Sponsored by the “Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire, Solidarités, Sociétés, Territoires” (LISST-Interdisciplinary Laboratory, Solidarity, Societies, Territories), the “Association Toulousaine po

Final CFP: 'Style in Theory / Styling Theory', Malta, Nov 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malta
contact email: 
styleintheory2009@um.edu.mt

Please circulate. Apologies for cross-posting.

STYLE IN THEORY/STYLING THEORY (26-28 November, 2009)

Inaugural Event, International Literary Criticism and Theory Conference
Series

The Arts of Mediation - Lisbon 17-19 March 2010 (deadline 30 November 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
CECC-Research Center for Communication and Culture (Catholic University of Portugal, Lisbon)
contact email: 
cecc@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

THE ARTS OF MEDIATION
Catholic University of Portugal, Lisbon
17-19 March 2010

From Republic to Restoration: Legacies and Departures [deadline: 01/31/2010; conference: 7/6-9/2010]

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Marvell Centre, University of Hull, UK.
contact email: 
J.Clare@hull.ac.uk

An international, inter-disciplinary conference hosted by the Andrew Marvell Centre at the University of Hull, UK, 6th - 9th July, 2010.

American Association of Australian Literary Studies Annual Conference - Washington, DC - Feb. 25-27, 2010

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

The American Association of Australian Literary Studies (AAALS) invites paper proposals for its 2010 Annual Conference, to be held in Washington, DC, February 25-27, 2010, in conjunction with ANZSANA

NIetzschean Thinking: Beyond the Two Cultures (ISSEI 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of European Ideas
contact email: 
stobias@fullerton.edu

Papers are sought for a workshop on “Nietzschean Thinking” as part of the 12th Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas (ISSEI) in Ankara Turkey, Aug. 2-6, 2010.

International Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf 6/03-06/2010

full name / name of organization: 
International Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf
contact email: 
woolf@georgetowncollege.edu

Virginia Woolf and the Natural World
20th International Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf
June 3-6, 2010
Georgetown College
Georgetown, KY 40324

Popular Romance Studies: Theory, Text and Practice - Brussels, Belgium - 5-7 August 2010

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

A Call For Proposals
for
The Second Annual International Conference on Popular Romance:

Popular Romance Studies: Theory, Text and Practice
Brussels, Belgium
5-7 August, 2010

III Gothic Congress: The Monster in Art and its Different Manifestations; UNAM (Mexico City, March 22-24, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Tony Alcala, FFyL, UNAM
contact email: 
coloquio_gotico@hotmail.com / antonio.alcala@itesm.mx

The Gothic Literature is just beginning to be accepted as a literary field worth of study among Mexican scholars.

Tennessee Williams in Europe: A Centenary Celebration, 1911-2011

full name / name of organization: 
Nancy-Université, France
contact email: 
john.bak@univ-nancy2.fr

The research group I.D.E.A.

Texting Obama: politics/poetics/popular culture, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, 7-10 September 2010

full name / name of organization: 
English Research Institute, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
contact email: 
textingobama@mmu.ac.uk

An Interdisciplinary Humanities and Social Sciences Conference

TEXTING OBAMA: politics/poetics/popular culture

7-10 September 2010
Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

CFP -- The Enemy Within: Cultures of Terror in South Asian Literature and Film -- University of Turin -- 24 to 28 August 2010

full name / name of organization: 
10th ESSE TURIN 2010 - Dr Stephen Morton, University of Southampton; Dr Veronica Thompson, University of Athabasca; Dr Pascal Zinck, University of Lille3
contact email: 
s.c.morton@soton.ac.uk; thompson@athabascau.ca; cap.zinck@wanadoo.fr

CFP – University of Turin – 24 to 28 August 2010

The 10th ESSE conference will be held at the University of Turin.

We invite papers for a series of 3 seminars on

The William Golding Centenary Conference, 16-18 September 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Tim Kendall, University of Exeter
contact email: 
t.kendall@exeter.ac.uk

The William Golding Centenary Conference
University of Exeter, Cornwall Campus; Tremough, 16-18 September 2011
Deadline for Proposals: 31 March 2011

5th international conference on universal digital libraries

full name / name of organization: 
Carnegie Mellon University
contact email: 
vl@cs.cmu.edu

Please visit -
http://tera-3.ul.cs.cmu.edu/icudl2009/

CFP: Special Sessions on Chaucer (Dec. 15, 2009; International Courtly Literature Society Congress, Montreal, July 25-31, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Jamie Fumo (McGill University)
contact email: 
jamie.fumo@mcgill.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS
Special Sessions on Chaucer (2)

Aids in Cultre VI: Explorations in the Cultural History of Aids

full name / name of organization: 
Enkidu Magazine
contact email: 
liowlb@aidsinculture.org

Call for Papers:

Aids in Cultre VI:

Explorations in the Cultural History of AIDS

International Conference

Mexico City, 9 - 14 December 2009

CFP: Gendered Violence in Literature and Popular Culture, Panel for LASA 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Latin American Studies Association 2010 Conference
contact email: 
magnani.jessica@spcollege.edu

We are seeking papers for a panel on gender and violence in U.S. Latino literature and popular culture for the 2010 LASA Conference: Crisis, Response and Recovery.

“Toni Morrison and The Circuits of Imagination,” / “Toni Morrison et les circuits de l’imaginaire” The Sixth Biennial Confe

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Morrison Society
contact email: 
paris.tms@gmail.com

The Sixth Biennial Conference will be held in Paris and the banlieue (Saint-Denis), France, a geographic move that marks the first biennial held outside the U.S., in keeping with the extensive

Shakespeare and the City: The Negotiation of Urban Spaces in Shakespeare’s Plays; Deadline: 11/30/2009

full name / name of organization: 
German Shakespeare Association
contact email: 
cwald@fas.harvard.edu

Shakespeare’s plays were conceived and first performed in a political, cultural and economic metropolis, London around 1600, which drew audiences from different social spheres and countries to its t

1st International Akşit Göktürk Conference: Visions of the Future Now and Then

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Language and Literature, Istanbul University
contact email: 
iagc2010@istanbul.edu.tr

1st International Akşit Göktürk Conference
15-16 April 2010
Call for Papers

Deadline for Submissions: 22 January 2010

TRANSLATORS AS CULTURAL MEDIATORS BETWEEN THE GLOBAL AND THE LOCAL

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest
contact email: 
oanaalispopescu@yahoo.com

CFP: TRANSLATORS AS CULTURAL MEDIATORS BETWEEN THE GLOBAL AND THE LOCAL
December 4, 2009
Bucharest- English Department of the University of Bucharest

Medicine, Disability and Travel

full name / name of organization: 
Atlantic Society of Medievalists
contact email: 
crushton@stfx.ca

The Atlantic Society of Medievalists is seeking paper proposals on “Medicine, Disability and Travel.” Possible topics include but are not limited to: pilgrimage for the sake of healing; the danger

The Margins of the Logos: Children in 19th Century English Literature, NeMLA, Montreal 4/7-4/11/10, deadline: 9/30/09

full name / name of organization: 
41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
aboveagosto@gmail.com

Alongside Realism in the 19th century, which foregrounded a logical and representable image of the world, there ran a trend in literature that emphasized experience at the margins of the logos, includ

ESSE-10: conference in Torino, Italy, 24-28 August 2010 (IALJS panel)

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for Literary Journalism Studies
contact email: 
imeuret@ulb.ac.be

ESSE-10 CONFERENCE TORINO, ITALY 24-28 AUGUST 2010

Third Joyce Graduate Conference, 22-23 January 2010

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

The Third Joyce Graduate Conference: 22-23 January 2010

University College Dublin, Ireland (in association with Università di Roma Tre)

Ireland and Italy

Connections between Postcolonial Studies, Human Rights, and Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Lena Khor
contact email: 
lena.l.khor@lawrence.edu

I'm seeking scholars interested in forming a panel on postcolonialism and human rights for the conference "What Postcolonial Theory Doesn’t Say" at the University of York, UK, 3-5 July 2010, in part

Lying With the Truth: Harrower, Nabokov, and Shanley Blink!

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA: 2010 Convention/ Montreal/ April 7--11
contact email: 
cathy.fagan@ncc.edu

This panel will examine the construction and deconstruction of truth and lie as they shape multiple realities in the texts Blackbird, Lolita, and Doubt.

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