category: international conferences

The 7th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Sept. 4-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
DEREE-The American College of Greece, Athens, Greece
contact email: 
ntsantila@acg.edu

The 7th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF7),is being hosted at DEREE- The American College of Greece, Athens, on September 4-6, 2014, and seeks to explore the interfaces of E

CFP MLA 2015 "The Legacy of Colombian author Alvaro Mutis (1923-2013)"

full name / name of organization: 
Charlotte Rogers
contact email: 
croger13@gmu.edu

This proposed special session for MLA 2015 in Vancouver invites papers offering a retrospective assessment of the work of recently deceased Colombian author Alvaro Mutis (1923-2013).

3rd Global Conference: Body Transformations (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
bt3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Body Transformations

Saturday 30th August – Monday 1st September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Space and Place (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sp5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Space and Place

Wednesday 3rd September – Friday 5th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

SE Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Palm Beach Atlantic University/SE Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
lisa_marzano@pba.edu

Paradise is a subject that has stirred the imaginations of writers for millennia while simultaneously exceeding the scope of artistic representation itself.

[REMINDER] Strangely Familiar: Reading and Recognition in English Studies (Abstracts due January 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Endnotes UBC English Graduate Conference (Department of English, University of British Columbia)
contact email: 
endnotesconference@gmail.com

ENDNOTES 2014: READING AND RECOGNITION IN ENGLISH STUDIES

Location: Green College, the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

ICAF: International Comic Arts Forum, Nov 13-15, 2014 (due 3/14)

full name / name of organization: 
International Comic Arts Forum
contact email: 
toph.marshall@ubc.ca

The 17th International Comic Arts Forum
November 13-15, 2014
Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
Columbus, OH

Review, Reflect, Reimagine!: The 20th Annual Pedagogy & Theatre of the Oppressed Conference Call for Proposals OPEN

full name / name of organization: 
Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed
contact email: 
conference@ptoweb.org

The 20th Annual PTO Conference asks us to review, reflect and reimagine.

David Foster Wallace Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Publications Unit, Department of English, Illinois State University
contact email: 
DFWconference@gmail.com

The First Annual David Foster Wallace Conference

Friday, May 23, 2014

The Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
201 Broadway Street, Normal, Illinois 61761

Modernism in the Magazines: 1945-Present | Proposals due 24 January 2014

full name / name of organization: 
British Association for Modernist Studies
contact email: 
kharris[at]sbu.edu; ss4459[at]columbia.edu

BAMS Conference ‘Modernism Now’
26–28 June 2014
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London
http://www.ies.sas.ac.uk/events/ies-conferences/ModernismNow

Symposium on David Mitchell (9 May 2014, London, UK)

full name / name of organization: 
New York University in London
contact email: 
ch126@nyu.edu, wendy.knepper@brunel.ac.uk

Deadline for Abstracts: 14 February 2014

Hosted by New York University in London and Brunel Centre for Contemporary Writing

Annual Institute on Culture and Society (June 13-17, Banff, Alberta)

full name / name of organization: 
Institute on Culture and Society / Marxist Literary Group
contact email: 
mlgics2014@gmail.com

Call for Papers
The Marxist Literary Group Institute on Culture and Society
The Banff Centre for the Arts—June 13-18, 2014

4th Global Conference: Gender and Love (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gl4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Gender and Love

Wednesday 24th September – Friday 26th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

2nd Global Conference: Suicide, Self-harm and Assisted Dying (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ssa2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Suicide, Self-harm and Assisted Dying

Wednesday 24th September – Friday 26th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

5th Global Conference: Digital Memories (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
digmem5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Digital Memories

Wednesday 24th September – Friday 26th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Stockholm Metaphor Festival 28-30 August 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University
contact email: 
metaphorfestival@english.su.se

Stockholm Metaphor Festival 28-30 August 2014

Call Deadline: 28-Feb-2014

Meeting Description:

The End of Place as We Know It: Shifting Perspectives on Literature and Place, September 17-19, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
contact email: 
rune.graulund@strath.ac.uk

The End of Place as We Know It:
Shifting Perspectives on Literature and Place

Keynotes: Professor Edward Casey and Professor Timothy Morton

1st Global Conference: Digital Arts and Digital Art History (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
da1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Digital Arts and Digital Art History

Saturday 20th September – Monday 22nd September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

7th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Madness (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mad7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Madness

Sunday 7th September – Tuesday 9th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

International Conference: 26-29 June 2014: What Is Art Good For? The Role of Literature and the Arts in Contemporary Society

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Tudor Balinisteanu/ Department of English, University of Suceava
contact email: 
tudor@glasgowalumni.net

Call for Papers: What Is Art Good For? The Role of Literature and the Arts in Contemporary Society
International Conference

26-29 June 2014

Faculty of Letters, University of Suceava, Romania

3rd Global Conference: Time, Space + Body (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tsb3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Time, Space + Body.

Sunday 7th September – Tuesday 10th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford,United Kingdom.

Call for Presentations:

CFP: Textual Overtures 2014 issue, "The Body"

full name / name of organization: 
Textual Overtures
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is currently accepting submissions for its 2014 issue under the theme of “Bodies”.

Specters of Influence, 2nd International Seminar on Literature, Cracow, May 17, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland
contact email: 
spectersofinfluence@gmail.com

Specters of Influence
2nd International Seminar on Literature
Cracow, May 17, 2014

Irradiating the Object: M John Harrison conference, University of Warwick (UK), 21 August 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Bould
contact email: 
mark.bould@uwe.ac.uk

Irradiating the Object: M. John Harrison and SF/F Now conferences
Warwick University (UK)
21-23 August 2014

SF/F Now conference, University of Warwick (UK) 21-23 August 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Bould
contact email: 
mark.bould@uwe.ac.uk

SF/F Now and Irradiating the Object: M. John Harrison conferences
Warwick University (UK)
21-23 August 2014

The Prosaic Imaginary: novels and the everyday, 1750-2000 (July 1-4, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sydney
contact email: 
vanessa.smith@sydney.edu.au

The conference will open up the nuances of the term ‘prosaic’ by exploring the privileged relationship between the novel genre and multiple and complex categories of the ‘everyday’.

[UPDATE] (dis)junctions 2014 (4/11+4/12) - General CFP

full name / name of organization: 
(dis)junctions 2014
contact email: 
disjunctions2014@gmail.com

We are happy to begin accepting paper submissions at this year's 21st annual (dis)junctions conference, on April 11-12, 2014.

“A Perfect World?" (Third Salzburg Institute Symposium, University of Salzburg, Austria, July 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Gregor Thuswaldner, The Salzburg Institute of Religion, Culture and the Arts
contact email: 
symposium@salzburg-institute.org

The conditions for perfect worlds, of utopias and dystopias, and the possible dangers of such concepts have preoccupied not only religious and philosophical thinkers, but also writers, composers, visu

[UPDATE] The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University--Saturday, April 26, 2014--9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future
Saturday, April 26, 2014
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

IV Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture - June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Lisbon Consortium
contact email: 
lxconsortium@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

Latencies: Europe 1914-2014

Lisbon, June 30 – July 5 2014

Deadline for abstracts: January 30, 2014

8th Global Conference: Mulitculturalism, Conflict & Belonging (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mcb8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference: Mulitculturalism, Conflict & Belonging

Thursday 11th September – Saturday 13th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality, 5-6 June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
spacesbetweenplaces@gmail.com

Between Places and Spaces: Landscapes of Liminality
A Cross-Disciplinary Conference
5-6 June 2014
Trinity College Dublin

[UPDATE] Women on the Edge

full name / name of organization: 
International Women's Day Postgraduate and Early-Careers Researcher Conference
contact email: 
iwd2014@qub.ac.uk

Women on the Edge: International Women's Day Postgraduate and Early-Careers Research Conference 7-8 March 2014
full name / name of organization:
Queen's University Belfast
contact email:

[UPDATE] "Life, in Theory"

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for the Study of Literature, Science, and the Arts
contact email: 
info[at]litsciarts.eu; cristina.iuli@lett.unipmn.it

“Life, in Theory” refers to the ways in which the principle of life is assumed and articulated by highly specialized disciplinary knowledge, is entangled with media technologies, and is constantly

[REPOST] 2014 International Conference on Virginia Woolf (June 5-8, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
International Conference on Virginia Woolf
contact email: 
Woolf2014@niu.edu

The 24th Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf, co-sponsored by Loyola University Chicago and Northern Illinois University, will take place in Chicago, 5 – 8 June 2014.

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