category: international conferences

English Dictionaries in Global and Historical Context

full name / name of organization: 
Strathy Language Unit and the Department of English at Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada
contact email: 
jm27@queensu.ca

Proposals for papers, panels, and research seminars are invited for an interdisciplinary conference on the social, historical and political contexts of English-language dictionaries (unilingual or bil

[UPDATE--Extended Deadline] 17th International James Fenimore Cooper Conference and Seminar (July 12-17, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Roger W. Hecht, Department of English, SUNY Oneonta
contact email: 
hechtrw@oneonta.edu

Call for Papers
17th International James Fenimore Cooper Conference and Seminar
SUNY, Oneonta
July 12-17, 2009

"Global Cooper"

Humanities June 27, 28

full name / name of organization: 
CPRACSIS CENTRE FOR PERFORMANC ERESEARCH AND CULTURAL STUDIES
contact email: 
director@cpracsis.org

Call for Papers
International Conference on Humanities in the 21st Century
“Rethinking Humanities”
June 27 & 28, 2009
C PRACSIS, Thrissur, Kerala, India 680001

Shakespeare as Critic: In His Time and Ours: Literary, Social and Political conference 8-10 October 2009

full name / name of organization: 
The Shakespeare Association with M.D. University, Rohtak, India
contact email: 
spsdahoya@yahoo.com , bhimsdahiya@gmail.com

ABOUT THE SEMINAR

Holocaust Representations Since 1975 (conference, 18th September 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of English, The University of Chester
contact email: 
f.haig@chester.ac.uk

Holocaust Representations Since 1975
A conference at the Department of English, The University of Chester,Friday 18th September 2009

Keynote speaker: Professor Robert Eaglestone (Royal Holloway)

[REMINDER]: Dickens Society Symposium (3/31/09; 8/06-8/09/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Bridgham / Dickens Society
contact email: 
bridgham@providence.edu

The Dickens Society’s fourteenth annual symposium, business meeting and dinner will be held at Providence College the weekend of August 6–9, 2009.

Communicating Change, Graduate School of Arts and Humanities, University of Glasgow, June 8-10

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate School of Arts and Humanities, University of Glasgow
contact email: 
gsahconference@googlemail.com

COMMUNICATING CHANGE: Weaving the Web into the Future
7th Annual Conference of the Graduate School of Arts and Humanities
University of Glasgow * 8 – 10 June 2009

CALL FOR PAPERS

"Tulsa School" (and NY School) Conference 11/5/2009-11/7/2009

full name / name of organization: 
Grant Matthew Jenkins, University of Tulsa
contact email: 
grant-jenkins@utulsa.edu

Call for Papers
the “Tulsa School”
Conference
November 5-7 2009

at the University of Tulsa
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Invited Participants: RON PADGETT, DICK GALLUP,

William Carlos Williams Society Conference 18-20 June 2009

full name / name of organization: 
William Carlos Williams Society
contact email: 
copers@gmail.com

William Carlos Williams's Paterson: The Province of the Poem

Location: William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey

Date: Thursday 18th - Saturday 20th June 2009.

CFP: 21st Century European Literatures: Mapping New Trends, 15-17th September 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of St Andrews
contact email: 
sjd16@st-andrews.ac.uk

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON 21st CENTURY EUROPEAN LITERATURES
UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS: 15-17th SEPTEMBER 2010

21st-Century European Literature: Mapping New Trends

CALL FOR PAPERS

Women in Literature: PAMLA Annual Conference at San Francisco State University (Nov. 6-7, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Baker / Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Melissa.Baker@asu.edu

Call for Papers (Online Submission Deadline: March 30, 2009)

Modernist Poetics: Writing Self and Society

full name / name of organization: 
University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
modernistpoetics@yahoo.com

The conference will explore the themes of the modernist ‘self’ - envisioned as embracing the construction of the figure of the artist, character, gender and sexuality - and modernist ‘society’

Playing with Stereotypes. Redefining Hispanic Identity in Post-national Literature and Cinema.

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic University of Leuven (K.U.Leuven), BELGIUM; Department of Spanish and Latin-American Literature
contact email: 
je@arts.kuleuven.be

Keynote speakers

Ruth Amossy (Tel Aviv University)
Jean-Louis Dufays (UCL)
Charles Ramírez-Berg (Texas Austin)
Maarten van Delden (USC, California)

Women's Resistance in Early Modern England; submit by 4/15/09

full name / name of organization: 
2010 RSA Venice Conference (April 8-10) / Renaissance Society of America
contact email: 
Dr. Maya Mathur: mmathur@umw.edu or Dr. Rachel Greenberg: greenber@canisius.edu

Early Modern England was a benchmark for literary and political activity by women, from Anne Askew’s Examinations in the first half of the sixteenth century to Anna Trapnel’s political prophecies

Rethinking Humanities

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

International Conference on Humanities in the 21st Century
“Rethinking Humanities”
June 27 & 28, 2009
C PRACSIS, Thrissur, Kerala, India 680001
Keynote: Gayathri Chakrvorthy Spivak

The Translator as Writer, 7 November 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
ian.kemble@port.ac.uk

Keynote speakers: Neil Bartlett (author, director and translator)
Jody Byrne (author, Technical Translation)

Session Proposals due April 15, 2009 for 41st NeMLA Convention; Montreal, Quebec; April 7-11, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Executive Director of NEMLA, Elizabeth Abele <northeast.mla@gmail.com>

Experience the lively and intimate exchange that NeMLA offers at its 41st annual convention in downtown Montreal, sponsored by McGill University.

Anthology on the Corporate Academy Seeks Creative Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Fiorindi
contact email: 
lisa_fiorindi@yahoo.ca;r_gagliano@earthlink.net

Anthology on the Corporate Academy Seeks Short Story and Poetry Submissions

In his recent article “The Last Professor” (NY Times, Jan 09), Stanley Fish

Ann Veronica: Feminist, Flaneuse and Freethinker? 26 September 2009

full name / name of organization: 
H G Wells Society
contact email: 
E Godfrey (juststruckone@hotmail.com) or Dr Sylvia Hardy (sylviahardy@btinternet.com).

This interdisciplinary, one-day conference marks the 100th anniversary of the publication of H.G. Wells’s ‘feminist’ novel, Ann Veronica.

The Fourth Annual Writing Into the Profession Conference

full name / name of organization: 
UNCG English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.graduateconference@gmail.com

Writing Into the Profession:
Enacting and Exploring Roles of the English Scholar

September 25-26, 2009

5th Global Conference: Hope - Probing the Boundaries

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hope5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Hope: Probing the Boundaries

Tuesday 22nd September - Thursday 24th September 2009
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

MeCCSA Postgraduate Conference (July '09, UK)

full name / name of organization: 
MeCCSA, hosted by Bangor University
contact email: 
meccsaconference@bangor.ac.uk

2009 Annual MeCCSA Postgraduate Conference

M(o)ther Trouble (30-31 May 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck School of Psychosocial Studies, MaMSIE, and CentreCath (University of Leeds)
contact email: 
mamsie@bbk.ac.uk

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Bracha Ettinger (EGS, Saas Fee) and Adriana Cavarero (Verona)

Study on raised-cosine chirped sampled fiber Bragg grating for dispersion compensation applications

full name / name of organization: 
fethallah KARIM
contact email: 
karim_fethallah@live.fr

In this paper, the transfer matrix method based on the coupled mode theory is presented to analyze the raised-cosine chirped sampled fiber Bragg grating.

1st Global Conference: Fashion - Exploring Critical Issues

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

1st Global Conference
Fashion - Exploring Critical Issues

Friday 25th September - Sunday 27th September 2009
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

Photography & International Conflict

full name / name of organization: 
Clinton Institute for American Studies UCD
contact email: 
justin.carville@iadt.ie

CALL FOR PAPERS

Photography and International Conflict

Clinton Institute for American Studies, University College Dublin

25-27 June 2009

Journal of Drama Studies--Jan 2009 issue. Sub by April 30,2009

full name / name of organization: 
Journalof Drama Studies, India
contact email: 
bhimsdahiya@gmail.com

research articles on Anglo Indian world drama,and American drama including works in translation of 12-15 pages length are invited for Journal of Drama Studies, India for Feb 2009 issue.

1st Global Conference: Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners

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

1st Global Conference
Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners
A Diversity and Recognition Project

Tuesday 22nd September - Thursday 24th September 2009
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] Dis/solutions: the Future of the Past in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

full name / name of organization: 
University of the Balearic Islands (Spain)
contact email: 
paloma.fresno@uib.es

10th Biennial EASA Conference: Dis/solutions: the Future of the Past in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific.
22-25 September 2009, Palma de Mallorca (Spain)

Humanities in 21 Century

full name / name of organization: 
c pracsis
contact email: 
director@cpracsis.org

Call for Papers
International Conference on Humanities in the 21st Century
Rethinking Humanities in the Age of the ‘Visual’
June 27 & 28, 2009
C PRACSIS, Thrissur, Kerala, India 680001

3rd Global Conference: Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mcb3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging

Friday 25th September - Monday 28th September 2009
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

States of Crisis - Graduate Student Conference - Friday, 9 October 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and American Literature, Brandeis University
contact email: 
statesofcrisis@brandeis.edu

States of Crisis
Friday, 9 October 2009
Brandeis University
Department of English and American Literature
Seventh Annual Graduate Conference

Consider David Foster Wallace, A Conference - University Of Liverpool, 29/30 July 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University Of Liverpool
contact email: 
D.Hering@liverpool.ac.uk

The passing of the writer David Foster Wallace in September 2008 presents not only a tragic and significant loss to the literary world, but also an important opportunity to consider the impact and mag

Celebrating the Dead: Annniversaries and the Literary Afterlife - 22 April 2009 [Update]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
sm8729@bristol.ac.uk

This postgraduate conference will explore the rituals and ceremonies of literary commemoration from a variety of perspectives, and in various literary periods.

The Veil and Cultural Dialogue/Conflict in Global Fiction, 4-5th May 2009,

full name / name of organization: 
Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
contact email: 
engtk@hum.au.dk

Call for Papers:

The Veil and Cultural Dialogue/Conflict in Global Fiction, 4-5th May 2009, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.

Deadline: 25th March 2009

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