category: international conferences

Ideas and Realities: Creative Writing in Asia Today

full name / name of organization: 
Asia Pacific Writers and Translators
contact email: 
submissions@apwriters.com

Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference (APWT) 2016
25th – 27th November, Guangzhou, China, plus follow on events in Hong Kong and Macau.

http://www.apwriter.org

"East/West: Ruptures and Convergences," An International Conference, 1-2 December, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of English, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
contact email: 
um.english.conference@gmail.com

In order to promote dialogue between East and West we welcome papers that address a broad range of issues, especially in relation to literature, art, film, and popular culture.

The Verbal Text & National Literary Historiography: An Interdisciplinary Conference (November 2016), CFP deadline 1 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
School of English & Drama, Queen Mary University of London
contact email: 
verbaltext2016@gmail.com

The Verbal Text & National Literary Historiography
An Interdisciplinary Conference

10-12 November 2016
Queen Mary University of London

Call for Papers

ICR: "The Dark Side of Romanticism," Colorado Springs, CO, October 20-23, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Conference on Romanticism
contact email: 
ICR2016@ColoradoCollege.edu

The 2016 International Conference on Romanticism will be sponsored by The Colorado College, in Colorado Springs, near the base of Pikes Peak.

LITERATURE, ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN SPACE '17 / International Conference on Literature, Architecture and Urban Space

full name / name of organization: 
Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center (DAKAM)
contact email: 
conference@dakam.org

LITERATURE, ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN SPACE '17 / International Conference on Literature, Architecture and Urban Space will be held on March 3-4, 2017 in Istanbul.

TRANSLATION STUDIES '16 / International Conference on Translation and Interpreting

full name / name of organization: 
Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center (DAKAM)
contact email: 
conference@dakam.org

TRANSLATION STUDIES '16 / International Conference on Translation and Interpreting will be held on October 7-8, 2016 in Istanbul.

LANGUAGE, PHONETICS AND ETYMOLOGY '16 / International Conference in Language Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center (DAKAM)
contact email: 
conference@dakam.org

LANGUAGE, PHONETICS AND ETYMOLOGY '16 / International Conference in Language Studies will be held on October 7-8, 2016 in Istanbul.

CfP (Deadline 15 April 2016): "American Communities: Between the Popular and the Political" (Conference, University of Bern)

full name / name of organization: 
Swiss Association for North American Studies, SANAS // English Department, University of Bern
contact email: 
sanasconference2016@gmail.com

"American Communities: Between the Popular and the Political"
2016 Biannual Conference of the Swiss Association for North American Studies, SANAS

University of Bern
November 4-5, 2016

RSAA 2017 - Transporting Romanticism: Mediation and Mobility

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Studies Association of Australasia
contact email: 
nikki.hessell@vuw.ac.nz

RSAA 2017: Transporting Romanticism: Mediation and Mobility
16-18 February 2017
Wellington, New Zealand
Co-hosted by Massey University and Victoria University of Wellington

The Emancipation of Bound Laborers in the Americas before the Abolition of Slavery

full name / name of organization: 
University of Montpellier, France
contact email: 
lawrence.aje@univ-montp3.fr

The Emancipation of Bound Laborers in the Americas before the Abolition of Slavery
University of Montpellier, France
Friday, October 7, 2016

[UPDATE - REMINDER] Risking the Future: Vulnerability, Resistance, Hope - 12-13 July 2016, Durham University, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Durham University
contact email: 
fragile.futures@gmail.com

RISKING THE FUTURE: VULNERABILITY, RESISTANCE, HOPE
An International Conference on the Risk Humanities

Durham University, UK
12-13 July 2016

Keynote Speakers:

MICHAELINE CRICHLOW

Acting Out: The IV International Flann O’Brien Conference (Salzburg, 17–21 July 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
The International Flann O'Brien Society / Department of English Studies, Salzburg University
contact email: 
paul.fagan@sbg.ac.at

Acting Out: The IV International Flann O’Brien Conference
Department of English Studies, Salzburg University
July 17–21 2017

Keynote Speakers

[UPDATE] MMLA American Literature 1 Panel; abstracts due APRIL 10

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/ Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
srushford-spence@lourdes.edu

With the theme of “Border States” in mind, we welcome papers exploring the intersections between stubborn divisions and promising coalitions across lines of race, class, region, and nation in Amer

Organizing Equality, Western University, 24 - 26 March 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Western University
contact email: 
organizingequality@uwo.ca

We invite paper and session proposals for an international conference on equality at Western University in March of 2017.

The Commodification of Everyday Life (Panel for MSA 18), Proposals Due April 10

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Pokornowski and Andrew Kailaidjian
contact email: 
steven.pokornowski@gmail.com

The Commodification of Everyday Life and the Democratization of Cultural (Re)Production

CFP: Long Beach Indie Film, Media and Music Conference (Deadline May 6, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Long Beach Indie International Film, Media and Music Festival
contact email: 
info@longbeachindie.com

Celebrating global diversity, the Long Beach Indie International Film, Media, and Music Festival (August 31-September 4,2016) is looking for scholars and entertainment industry professionals to bring

Chapter Proposals For the book "Ideological Messaging and the Role of Political Literature" Proposal Deadline:30 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Önder Çakırtaş-IGI Global- http://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/2166
contact email: 
ocakirtas@bingol.edu.tr

http://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/2166

WHAT DO PICTURES DO? “REMEDIATING IMAGES” June 1 and 2, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Helena Lamouliatte-Schmitt (Université de Bordeaux Montaigne)
contact email: 
helena.lamouliatte-schmitt@u-bordeaux.fr

IV INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LINGUISTICS, LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES IN MODERN LANGUAGES (CILLEC)

full name / name of organization: 
Catholic University of Murcia (Spain)
contact email: 
ltorres@ucam.edu

Multi-perspective approaches to changes and transitions within the fields of linguistics, bilingualism, literature and culture

The SOCIAL

full name / name of organization: 
Arts Administration @ Boston University
contact email: 
artsad@bu.edu

THE SOCIAL is the International Association for Visual Culture biennial conference that will take place at Boston University.

(UPDATE) Registration Open: The Matter of Resistance Conference, University of Warwick, April 29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sourit Bhattacharya/University of Warwick
contact email: 
mattersofresistance@gmail.com/sourit.bhattacharya@warwick.ac.uk

Registration is now open for the 'The Matter of Resistance' conference at The University of Warwick, April 29, 2016, which brings together scholars, artists, and academics from around the globe, in ra

UPDATE: Registration open: Mood - Aesthetic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies, University of Warwick
contact email: 
mood.warwick2016@gmail.com

Registration is now open for Mood - Aesthetic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, a two-day conference taking place at the University of Warwick on 6th and 7th May 2016.

SAMLA 88: Thinking Utopia/Dystopia through Decolonization/Postcolonialism

full name / name of organization: 
(SAMLA-88; Jacksonville, FL, USA 4-6 Nov 2016)
contact email: 
Bls39@miami.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association, 88th Annual Conference in Jacksonville, Florida, USA 4-6 Nov. 2016.
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

Call for Papers:

Performing Precarity: Refugee Representation, Determination and Discourses

full name / name of organization: 
Performance of the Real Research Theme / University of Otago
contact email: 
performance.real@otago.ac.nz

Performing Precarity: Refugee Representation, Determination
and Discourses

An interdisciplinary conference hosted by The Performance of the Real Research Theme,

VISUAL DADA – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Bucharest, June 24-25th 2016, Central University Library

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest - Center of Excellence in Image Study CESI
contact email: 
dadavizual@gmail.com

VISUAL DADA – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
Bucharest, June 24-25th, 2016
University of Bucharest
Center of Excellence in Image Study CESI

Some Preceding VISUAL DADA Events

Early Modern Women Writers

full name / name of organization: 
Professor James Fitzmaurice, University of Northern Arizona
contact email: 
James Fitzmaurice <j.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk>

Early Modern Women Writers (approx. 1550-1700)
at Othello's Island CVAR, Nicosia, Cyprus
5 to 9 April 2017

'Gothic Afterlives: Mutations, Histories, and Returns', Biennial GANZA Conference, 23-24 January 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its third biennial conference, to be held at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, on 23-24 January 2017.

[UPDATE] Reading Coetzee's Women conference (27-29 September 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Monash University, Prato Centre, Italy
contact email: 
melinda.harvey@monash.edu

Confirmed Speakers:

Professor J.M. Coetzee (Adelaide)
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford)
Professor Carrol Clarkson (Amsterdam)
Professor David Attwell (York)
Professor Derek Attridge (York)

THE USES OF UTOPIA, 26 June 2016, University of Cambridge

full name / name of organization: 
Naomi Woo
contact email: 
utopiaconferencecambridge@gmail.com

THE USES OF UTOPIA
26 June 2016, Clare College, University of Cambridge
A SYMPOSIUM AND CELEBRATION
ON THE 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THOMAS MORE’S UTOPIA

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

full name / name of organization: 
Teesside University/ARC Stockton
contact email: 
mocktheweak2016@gmail.com

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

14th-15th September 2016, Teesside University/ARC Stockton

"Who's Afraid of ISIS?" A Workshop and Themed Journal Issue on the Politics of Hegemonic Fear

full name / name of organization: 
Colgate University P-CON Program, and Critical Studies on Security [CSoS]
contact email: 
dmonk@colgate.edu

“WHO’S AFRAID OF ISIS?” A Workshop and Themed Journal Issue on the Politics of Hegemonic Fear

Colgate University and On Line

9-10 September 2016

Deadline for Abstracts: 15 May 2016

The 3rd International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH) 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The International Institute of Knowledge Management
contact email: 
info@fineartsconference.com

The 3rd International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH) 2016 organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) ,Sri Lanka will be held from 22nd – 23rd of September 2

In the Light of Gloriana Conference; Nov 18-21, 2016; Tower of London -- CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Gloriana Society
contact email: 
glorianasoc@gmail.com

The Gloriana Society invites advanced graduate students and faculty to attend the inaugural meeting of our biannual conference In the Light of Gloriana, Nov 18-21, 2016 at the Tower of London.

UPDATE - Extended Call for Papers: Performing the Other: A Symposium on the Self and the Unknown in Performance

full name / name of organization: 
International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia, Grožnjan
contact email: 
ivaw.groznjan@gmail.com

Contact: Kimmy Szeto, Symposium Coordinator. Submit proposals of 300-500 words to Kimmy Szeto at ivaw.groznjan@gmail.com by 24 April 2016. Include a CV or a brief biographical note.

Call for Papers: Graham Greene International Festival, September 22-25 2016, Berkhamsted, England

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Georgia and The Graham Greene Birthplace Trust
contact email: 
joyce.stavick@ung.edu

The University of North Georgia, in collaboration with the Graham Greene Birthplace Trust, invites abstracts for a panel on recent Greene research at the Graham Greene International Festival, Septembe

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