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“Memories, Histories, Fantasies” January 29-February 2, 2014 Crown Plaza Richmond Downtown Richmond, Virginia

full name / name of organization: 
The Southern Humanities Council
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

Southern Humanities Council Conference
January 29-February 2, 2014 Crown Plaza Richmond Downtown Richmond, Virginia

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies”

Roundtable: Teaching World Literature: Pedagogy, Practice, and Perspective (NeMLA, April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

This roundtable incorporates discussion of theoretical and historical shifts, design and curriculum, and methodology and assessment of the world literature survey course.

The Photographic Moment in Literature; SAMLA 2013; Nov 08-10; Atlanta

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Howie and Tripthi Pillai, Coastal Carolina University
contact email: 
tpillai@coastal.edu; ehowie@coastal.edu

This special session invites papers that explore the interplay of literature and photography, particularly as manifested in the photographical logics operating within the literatures that predate the

Kaleidoscope Volume 5, Issue 2 (2013): "Time" (Deadline 30 June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kaleidoscope (ISSN 1756-8137)
contact email: 
editor.kaleidoscope@durham.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Volume 5, Issue 2 (2013): "Time"

journal issue on "Medieval Translation: Theory and Practice" (by late August 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Florilegium, the journal of the Canadian Society of Medievalists / Société canadienne des médiévistes
contact email: 
Canitz@unb.ca

CALL for SUBMISSIONS

Technology, Rhetoric and Cultural Change: Walter S. Ong, S.J. in the Age of Google, Facebook, and Twitter

full name / name of organization: 
Walter Ong Conference, Gonzaga University
contact email: 
walterongconference@gmail.com, depalma@gonzaga.edu

Walter Ong was among the foremost theorists of rhetoric and culture in the 20th century.

postmedieval -- oct 15, 2013 -- contemporary poetics and the medieval muse

full name / name of organization: 
postmedieval
contact email: 
hendecasyllable@gmail.com, dhadbawnik@gmail.com

CFP for Upcoming Issue of postmedieval—
Contemporary Poetics and the Medieval Muse

[UPDATE] Idle/Stasis: Call for Prose, Poetry, Art--deadline extended to June 15

full name / name of organization: 
Transverse: A Comparative Studies Journal, Issue 13, University of Toronto
contact email: 
transversejournal@gmail.com

The twinned concepts of idle and stasis have recently been brought to the forefront of political conversations in Canada because of the Idle No More grassroots movement, which is one of the many manif

Call for Papers “Interdisciplinary Arts: Retrospectives and Future Visions” March 21-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of Interdisciplinary Arts, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio USA
contact email: 
IartsConference2014@gmail.com

In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, the Ohio University School of Interdisciplinary will hold an international conference on the past, present, and future of interdisciplinary arts.

Death and Decay (deadline 4th October 2013)

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

This call for papers invites submissions on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online postgraduate journal for students of the Humanities and Arts, which i

[UPDATE] San Joaquin Valley Journal Submission Deadline Extension -- August 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Dorsey / San Joaquin Valley Journal
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is seeking articles for its fourth issue.

Reconstruction: Studies in Contempory Culture (Open Submissions)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Open Issues

Contact: Reconstruction Submissions Editor

We are continually accepting submissions for upcoming Open Issues, and can promise a prompt reply.

[Update] "Reading and Interpretation in Confessio Amantis" - III John Gower International Congress - Deadline 15 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Stoyanoff / Duquesne University
contact email: 
stoyanoffj@duq.edu

The III John Gower Congress will take place at the University of Rochester in New York from 30 June to 3 July 2014.

CFP deadline August 15 for the Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference, Sep. 27-28

full name / name of organization: 
Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference (formerly Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissanc Scholars)
contact email: 
cbarrett@lsu.edu

The Gulf Medieval and Renaissance (GulfMAR) Conference, formerly the Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissance Scholars, will hold its annual meeting this fall at Louisiana State University in

[UPDATE] New Crops, Old Fields - (Re)Imagining Irish Folklore

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
newcrops@qub.ac.uk

Keynote Speakers :
Prof. Diarmuid Ó Giolláin (University of Notre-Dame)
Prof. Harry White (University College Dublin)
Prof. Luke Gibbons (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)

[UPDATE] "Positively Papist: Catholic Culture and Renaissance England" - SAMLA November 8 - 10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 85 Conference: Cultures, Contexts, Texts, Images: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds
contact email: 
c_romane@uncg.edu

Pamphleteers, clergymen, and political officials demonized recusant Catholics in Renaissance England, but early modern English culture is inextricable from the influences of the medieval Catholicism f

Fragile Futures - A Special Issue of the English Academy Review (Routledge/Unisa) - SUBMISSIONS BY 31 MARCH 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Academy Review: Southern African Journal of English Studies
contact email: 
englishacademy@societies.wits.ac.za

FRAGILE FUTURES

A Special Issue of The English Academy Review: Southern African Journal of English Studies, Issue 31.2, October 2014
Guest editor, Marc Botha (Durham and Pretoria)

Time: Medieval, Early Modern

full name / name of organization: 
James Howard / Emory University
contact email: 
jwhowa2@emory.edu

Temporality has long been a preoccupation for the study of early English literature between the 8th and 17th centuries, whether in terms of our own disciplinary boundaries, the periodization of the pa

UPDATE/MAY 23RD 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Two-Year College Association - Northeast CONFERENCE
contact email: 
ibucchino@bergen.edu,

TYCA-NE 2013 CALL FOR PROPOSALS

October 3-5, 2013

Hyatt Morristown / Morristown, NJ

Program by Bergen Community College

CFP: Special Issue on Teaching Old Norse Literature (proposals due Aug. 31, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching
contact email: 
john.sexton@bridgew.edu

The New England Saga Society is pleased to announce plans for a special issue of Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching (SMART).

[UPDATE] Early Modern Paratexts 26th July - Programme ready

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Paratexts 2013, University of Bristol
contact email: 
earlymodernparatexts2013@gmail.com

Playbooks, women's collections of poetry, music manuals, playing cards, Shakespeare, Spenser, Caxton and Ovid are just some of the topics that will be discussed at Early Modern Paratexts 2013.

Courtly Literature and the Tangled Web of Text, Image, and Culture-- SAMLA 2013 : Nov 8-10

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Golden / Georgia State University
contact email: 
michellelgolden@gmail.com

Courtly Literature and the Tangled Web of Text, Image, and Culture

Divine Adaptations: New Perspectives on Dante’s Influence in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (Aril 3-6, 2014)
contact email: 
carmgalati@gmail.com

Re-Orienting Disability, Seminar at New Chaucer Society, 16-14 July 2014 (proposals due Jun 1)

full name / name of organization: 
New Chaucer Society
contact email: 
jhsy@gwu.edu

Here is the CFP for “Re-Orienting Disability” at next summer’s New Chaucer Society conference in Reykjavík, organized by Jonathan Hsy and Julie Orlemanski.

The Arts of Travel; MMLA, Milwaukee, Nov 7-10, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association (MMLA)
contact email: 
akastont@emich.edu

One might consider traveling well to be an art in and of itself.

The Literary Legacy of Revelations

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
williams@kutztown.edu

The Literary Legacy of Revelations

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

[REMINDER] Allegory Studies? (abstracts deadline 31 May)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

New Directions in Reception Study (Reception Study Society at SAMLA 85)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
paul.dahlgren@gsw.edu

The Reception Study Society (RSS) seeks papers on the 2013 SAMLA conference’s special focus.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 6/15/2013

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

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

SAMLA Special Session on Creating or Expanding a BA Program in English During Uncertain Times (June 20th- Abstract Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA Special Session- November 8-10, Atlanta
contact email: 
SOrtolano@edison.edu

This panel invites participants from any college or university where there is an interest in building a B.A. in English or establishing a new programmatic track within the discipline.

NeMLA 2014 Monstrous Maternity: Mothering Monsters, and Monsters as Mothers, Deadline 9/30/13

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
almishou@gmail.com

Monstrous Maternity: Mothering Monsters, and Monsters as Mothers

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Translatio--Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Conference at The Ohio State University

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mrgsaosu@gmail.com

October 4-5, 2013

Littérature et anachronisme, NeMLA, Harrisburg, PE, April 3-6, 2014 (deadline September 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
maxime.philippe@mail.mcgill.ca

Littérature et anachronisme

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

[UPDATE]"Past Tense, Future Tensions" SCLA Conference Oct. 18-19, 2013 (abstract deadline extended)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Comparative Literature and the Arts
contact email: 
sclaconference@guilford.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Abstracts due 6/1/13.

Positively Papist: Catholic Culture and Renaissance England

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 85 Conference: Cultures, Contexts, Texts, Images: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds
contact email: 
c_romane@uncg.edu

Pamphleteers, clergymen, and political officials demonized recusant Catholics in Renaissance England, but early modern English culture is inextricable from the influences of the medieval Catholicism f

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