category: international conferences

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.

Claire Denis: Call for Chapter Proposals - DUE NOVEMBER 1, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Global
contact email: 
mvecchio@unr.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for an edited book on the themes and films of Claire Denis.

The Fall 2009 St. John's University Humanities Review: "American Identiy"

full name / name of organization: 
The English Department at St. John's University, Queens NY - John V. Nance and Christianne M. Cain, Editors
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com

Greetings fellow scholars,

This is a CFP for the Fall 2009 Humanities Review, a literary journal for the St. John’s University English Department in Queens, NY.

Call for Papers: Book Culture from Below - The 18th Annual SHARP Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (SHARP)
contact email: 
sharp-2010@helsinki.fi

CALL FOR PAPERS

Book Culture from Below - The 18th Annual SHARP Conference
17-21 August 2010, Helsinki

Transformations of Antiquity in the Long Eighteenth Century, NeMLA in Montréal, April 7-10, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Ulrike Wagner
contact email: 
auw2101@columbia.edu

CFP: Transformations of Antiquity in the Long Eighteenth Century, Northeast Modern Language Association in Montréal, Quebec April 7-11, 2010. Abstract submission deadline: September 30, 2009

Body, Space and Technology in Performance 15 & 16 January 2010

full name / name of organization: 
cpracsis, India
contact email: 
director@cpracsis.org

cpracsis.org
C PRACSIS International Theatre Conference on
Body, Space and Technology in Performance
15 & 16 January 2010

The Many Caribbean’s and the Bicentennial of the Continental Spanish American Independence Movements, Cartagena de Indias, Colom

full name / name of organization: 
International Conference on Caribbean Studies
contact email: 
Spanish Papers figueroa@javeriana.edu.co, English & French hrromero@utpa.edu

University of Cartagena, Cloister of St. Augustine
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
March 15-19, 2010

REMINDER: CFP: Walter Benjamin and Memory. Deadline 30th September 2009

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA Convention 2010 Montreal
contact email: 
stablesw@tcd.ie

Walter Benjamin and Memory

Biomapping or biocolonizing? Indigenous identities and scientific research in the 21st century

full name / name of organization: 
Université de Savoie, Chambéry, France
contact email: 
susanne.berthier@univ-savoie.fr

Though, from a positivist point of view, scientific research represents the cornerstone of progress, it is undeniable that such research has often been used to support a particular policy or ideology.

[UPDATE] European Society for Trauma and Dissociation- Literary panel

full name / name of organization: 
amy parziale
contact email: 
parziale@email.arizona.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED
European Society for Trauma and Dissociation - 2nd International Conference
April 8-10, 2010
Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Abstracts DUE: October 1st, 2009

2nd Annual University of South Florida Symposium on Poetry and Poetics, Tampa, FL--February 25 & 26, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida
contact email: 
usfpoetry@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

The 2nd Annual University of South Florida Symposium on Poetry and Poetics will take place on the Tampa campus of the University of South Florida on February 25 & 26, 2010.

"Drawing Out" - 7-9 April 2010, Melbourne Australia

full name / name of organization: 
RMIT University & University of the Arts London
contact email: 
drawing.out@rmit.edu.au

Drawing is a way of thinking
Drawing is a way of communicating

http://www.drawingout.com.au/papers/

'Glorious Technicolor, Breathtaking CinemaScope': The Spectacle of Technology in Screen Media - 27 February 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick, UK
contact email: 
a.c.sloan@warwick.ac.uk

This inter- and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to explore ways in which particular screen technologies and media are displayed and spectacularised – that is, instances in which attention is drawn to the medium or technology itself rather than simply to its content.

French Cultures of Embodiment -- March 25-27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Shusterman / The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture and the French Program / Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture and the French Program in the Department of Languages, Linguistics, and Comparative Literature at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus seek submissions

UPDATEHanif Kureishi and His Work

full name / name of organization: 
17th METU BRITISH NOVELISTS CONFERENCE Hanif Kureishi and His Work
contact email: 
nbirlik@metu.edu.tr

17th METU BRITISH NOVELISTS CONFERENCE
Hanif Kureishi and His Work
December 17-18, 2009

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