category: medieval

[UPDATE] Corporeal Consciousness: Embodiment as Means to Enlightenment (Sept. 10)

full name / name of organization: 
49th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 8-11, 2014)
contact email: 
justice7@mail.usf.edu

Contemporary cognitive theory recognizes the importance of the body to cognitive development, consciousness, and creativity, challenging the dualism that permeates Western thought.

Indian Aesthetics: Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
P. Prayer Elmo Raj/Karunya University
contact email: 
prayerani@gmail.com

Indian Aesthetics: Theory and Practice

Last Date of Submission:
Abstract: 18th August, 2013
Full Length Paper: 30th September, 2013

Editor: P. Prayer Elmo Raj
Concept note

[UPDATE] ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: September 6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
acismidwest@gmail.com

The 37th annual ACIS Midwest Regional Conference in Iowa City (October 10-12, 2013) welcomes proposals for papers on any and all topics related to Irish studies – from new and existing ACIS members,

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

HYBRIDITY CONFERENCE Arizona State University Feb 28-March 1 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SWES: South West English Symposium
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

CFP: 19TH SOUTHWEST ENGLISH SYMPOSIUM
trans [inter] disciplinary humanities conference

HYBRIDITY

PLACE: Arizona State University, Tempe
DATE: February 28th to March 1st.

Reel Middle Ages at 15: Celebrating Medieval Studies on Screen

full name / name of organization: 
The Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages
contact email: 
Popular.Culture.and.the.Middle.Ages@gmail.com

In 1999, Kevin J.

The Sixth Language and Linguistics Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Central Oklahoma Language Society
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

THE SIXTH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2013
NIGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA (EDMOND)

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Bacon and Leo Ruickbie
contact email: 
leo@ruickbie.com

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

Gone is the Victorian innocence of childhood. We have entered the age of the monstrous child, the little horror.

[UPDATE] Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal - 15 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal

Text in Context is a graduate student journal published electronically by Southern Connecticut State University. We seek submissions exploring the text itself and its function(s) and implications both internally and externally—literary analysis, poetry studies, critical theory, popular reception of a particular work, close readings, historical relevance, etc. Though the journal primarily deals with English studies, we welcome original papers from other disciplines, provided those papers focus on the text and/or its context—pedagogy and instructional design, localization of language in the brain, regional dialects and their origins, etc.

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Submission Deadline: August 23, 2013

Sell it in Seven: Close Readings of 15th Century Political Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Oregon Medieval English Literature Society
contact email: 
wdd@uoregon.edu

Close readings of fifteenth-century political poetry followed by roundtable discussion by presenters.

[UPDATE] CFP Death and Decay

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from Postgrads or Early Career Researchers on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students of th

CFP-Kzoo 2014 “I just don’t want to die without a few scars”: Medieval Fight Clubs, Masculine Identity, and Public (Dis)ord

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Medieval Studies at Fordham University
contact email: 
sbruso@fordham.edu

Chuck Palahniuk’s Fight Club dramatizes group combat as a means for creating and performing masculine identity.

Hoccleve In Dialogue: Kalamazoo, May 8-11 2014

full name / name of organization: 
International Hoccleve Society
contact email: 
hocclevesociety@gmail.com

The International Hoccleve Society seeks to promote scholarly attention to the writings of Thomas Hoccleve, especially by providing a forum for reappraisals of and innovative approaches to his work.

CFP: 7th Global Conference: Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ic7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Corporeal Consciousness: Embodiment as Means to Enlightenment (Sept. 10)

full name / name of organization: 
49th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 8-11, 2014)
contact email: 
justice7@mail.usf.edu

Contemporary cognitive theory recognizes the importance of the body to cognitive development, consciousness, and creativity, challenging the dualism that permeates Western thought.

Forces of Nature: Liberating Women in the Middle Ages, NeMLA, April 3-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Christiana Purdy Moudarres
contact email: 
christiana.purdymoudarres@yale.edu

Forces of Nature: Liberating Women in the Middle Ages

The Ebb and Flow: Navigating the Changing Landscapes of Feminism, 27-29 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
sewsa2014@uncw.edu

www.uncw.edu/sewsa

Kzoo 2014- “I just don’t want to die without a few scars”: Medieval Fight Clubs, Masculine Identity, and Public (Dis)order II

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Medieval Studies at Fordham University
contact email: 
sbruso@fordham.edu

Chuck Palahniuk’s Fight Club dramatizes group combat as a means for creating and performing masculine identity.

CFP: 9th Global Conference: Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pic9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
brandon.hawk@uconn.edu

49th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)
May 8-11, 2014

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: New Methods in Anglo-Saxon Homiletics

Critical Transitions: Genealogies of Intellectual Change - 2-day Workshop, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Leverhulme "Tipping Points" Project, hosted by Institute for Hazard Risk and Resilience, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
ihrr.admin@durham.ac.uk

CRITICAL TRANSITIONS

Launch Workshop – Work Package 5, Leverhulme Trust "Tipping Points" Project

27 – 28 September 2013

Transforming Scripture: Biblical translations and adaptations in Old and Middle English

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oxford
contact email: 
elizabeth.solopova@ell.ox.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Transforming Scripture: Biblical translations and adaptations in Old and Middle English

St Anne’s College, Oxford, 29-31 May 2014

Submission deadline: 30 September, 2013

Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Feral Feminisms
contact email: 
wiggins.yorku@gmail.com, feralfeminisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers – Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

Open Editor Position for Nationally Syndicated Literary Criticism Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities
contact email: 
editors@diesisjournal.org

We are now accepting applications for Editor of Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities.

[UPDATE] Teaching College Literature (ongoing; new resource)

full name / name of organization: 
Renee Pigeon, Teaching College Literature (TCL)
contact email: 
rpigeon@csusb.edu

Have you taught a terrific literature class recently? Contributions are solicited for a web resource focused on teaching English literature at the college/university level, Teaching College Literature, launched in 2012.

Mediality, April 3-4 2014

full name / name of organization: 
New York University, Medieval and Renaissance Center
contact email: 
martha.rust@nyu.edu

New York University’s Medieval and Renaissance Center invites proposals for papers that address the topic of mediality with respect to any medieval or early modern cultural practices.

CFP Interactions Journal vol 23 (2014), ANNUAL DEADLINE : October 15

full name / name of organization: 
Ege University, Departments of British and American Studies (Izmir/Turkey).
contact email: 
sebnemtoplu@hotmail.com

Interactions is an international journal on British and American Literature and Culture, published annually in two volumes by Ege University, Departments of British and American Studies (Izmir/Turkey)

Recalling the past: A trip down memory lane | November 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Languages Graduate Student Association (LANGSA) - University of Connecticut
contact email: 
langsa.uconn@gmail.com

Date: November 15, 2013
Venue: Wilbur Cross Building, 233 Glenbrook Road, Storrs CT

Joy/La joie (February 27th - March 1st 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature - University of Toronto
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

JOY

Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

[UPDATE] New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - 01/30/14 - 02/01/14 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com

New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

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full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014.

Revisiting the Legacy of Boethius in the Middle Ages, Harvard University, March 13-15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Harvard University's English Department and Standing Committee on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
HarvardBoethius@gmail.com

The legacy of Boethius in the Middle Ages has been enjoying a resurgence of interest in recent years, with new editions, translations, and studies that place his profound influence in a new light.

PCA/ACA National Conference: BDSM/Kink/Fetish Studies: Chicago, IL April 16-19, 2014 (Deadline Nov. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
mmartinez@shsu.edu

We are interested in any and all topics about or related to the study of BDSM, sexual kink, or sexual fetishes in all genres, all media, all countries, all kinds, and all eras.

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