category: medieval

The Medium, Before and After Modernism (EXTENDED: 13 May)

full name / name of organization: 
College Art Association annual meeting 2014 (Chicago)
contact email: 
roland.betancourt@yale.edu

The medium and its specificity have oriented the discourse on the arts throughout various historic and historiographic periods.

trans* : Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference, Keynote José Muñoz, October 18, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
contact email: 
tuftsgradhumanitiesconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers

3rd Annual Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
Tufts University
October 18, 2013
Keynote: José Muñoz

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UPDATE: Deadline extended. CFP: The Funerary Culture of Late Medieval Europe’s New Elite. CAA Chicago, February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kelley and Vanessa Crosby
contact email: 
edkelley@svsu.edu and vanessacrosby2013@u.northwestern.edu

CFP: Memorials for Merchants: The Funerary Culture of Late Medieval Europe’s New Elite. CAA Chicago, February 2014

Writing Ireland: Identity, Memory, and Place

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
sdyne1@gsu.edu

"Writing Ireland: Identity, Memory, and Place"

The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today, Keynote: Charles Altieri, Oct. 11-12, Philadelphia, PA

full name / name of organization: 
Temple University: Graduate English Association
contact email: 
templegeaconf@gmail.com

The Phenomenology of Reading: Experiencing Literature Today
October 11th-12th, 2013
Temple University: Philadelphia, PA
Keynote: Charles Altieri (Berkeley)

‘Bibliography in the Digital Age’ conference: Sydney, Australia, 20–22 November 2013 [CFP deadline 26 July]

full name / name of organization: 
Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand (BSANZ)
contact email: 
mpatton@sl.nsw.gov.au

The annual conference of the Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand will be held at the State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, 20–22 November 2013 on the theme of ‘Bibliography

[UPDATE] Medieval and Early Modern Witchcraft Panel, PAMLA,Deadline extended to May 12, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
lgreene@ewu.edu

The deadline for this PAMLA session has been extended to May 12, 2013.

UVA-Wise Medieval/Renaissance, Sept. 19-21, 2013 (Undergrad) (proposals by July 17, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia's College at Wise
contact email: 
jma6x@uvawise.edu

Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVII
Undergraduate Sessions
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise
September 19-21, 2013

UPDATE: CFP: Memorials for Merchants: The Funerary Culture of Late Medieval Europe’s New Elite. CAA Chicago, February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kelley and Vanessa Crosby
contact email: 
edkelley@svsu.edu and vanessacrosby2013@u.northwestern.edu

CFP: Memorials for Merchants: The Funerary Culture of Late Medieval Europe’s New Elite. CAA Chicago, February 2014

CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT

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

Call for Papers: CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014.

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline September 1st 2013.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs. or cascajournal@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, culture and art.

[UPDATE] PERSPECTIVES, 2013 - 2nd CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline 31st May)

full name / name of organization: 
PoP2013 Organising Committee, School of History, Philosophy, Religion and Classics
contact email: 
perspectivesonprogress2013@gmail.com

PERSPECTIVES ON PROGRESS 2013
An interdisciplinary postgraduate and early career researcher conference.
The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. November 27-29, 2013.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 6/15/2012

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

CALL FOR PAPERS Vol 4, No 2: ECOLOGY

full name / name of organization: 
Dandelion Journal
contact email: 
mail@dandelionjournal.org

The Dandelion editors seek submissions on the theme of ecology for our next issue.

Topics might include, but are not limited to:

• Ecocriticism
• Political ecology

[UPDATE] Extended deadline for Fashion panels at 2013 MPCA/ACA conference

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

FASHION
2013 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A Doubletree by Hilton

Deadline: May 15, 2013

Call For Papers - Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Cameroon English Language and Literature Association
contact email: 
journal@cella-cameroon.org

JELLiC: Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture is currently accepting manuscripts for publication in its next issue – July 2013.

ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: August 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The 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,

UPDATE: Extended CFP Deadline PAMLA Conference (11/1-3, 2013, Bahia Resort, San Diego): Now May 12

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
svonkin@netzero.net

Forty approved sessions for the November 1-3, 2013 PAMLA Conference (at the Bahia Resort Hotel, San Diego, California) have extended their paper proposal deadline until May 12.

UPDATE: The Female Hero in Modern Fantasy Edited Collection -- Call for Chapters

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Lori Campbell/University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
camenglish@verizon.net

UPDATE: I have received many innovative proposals so far, but several key authors I would like to see included remain unclaimed, such as J.R.R. Tolkien, Diana Wynne Jones, J.K. Rowling, Madeleine L'Engle, Ursula Le Guin, Terry Pratchett, and Suzanne Collins, among a few others. Also please note that depending on the submissions, I may expand the “Pathfinders” section to include Victorian fantasy (i.e., George MacDonald, William Morris, etc.) as an additional precursor to modern fantasy. There is also a strong possibility I will add a new section for “Fantasy on Film.” If you have an interest in any of these categories, or those below (see full CFP), please contact me at the email address provided.

Expression of Interest Marie Curie Action Fellowships – CIDEHUS (Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Interdisciplinar de História, Culturas, Sociedades of the University of Evora
contact email: 
mfo@uevora.pt

Expression of Interest
Marie Curie Action Fellowships – CIDEHUS (Portugal)

Call for Submissions: Renascence: Essays on Values in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Renascence: Essays on Values in Literature
contact email: 
renascence@marquette.edu

Renascence is a scholarly journal published by Marquette University.

Being Non/Human - abstract deadline: Friday 2nd August

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
being.non.human@gmail.com

This is a call for papers from postgraduate students and early career researchers for a new interdisciplinary discussion group (starting in the upcoming academic year at King’s College London)

Chaucer and Related Topics (Extended Deadline, May 12th)

full name / name of organization: 
Cristina Pangilinan, Willamette University
contact email: 
cpangili@willamette.edu

This panel is a standing session at PAMLA and invites critical papers on Chaucer and related topics.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers for Collection: Captivity / Writing / Unbound

full name / name of organization: 
Pat Cesarini and Becky McLaughlin / University of South Alabama
contact email: 
pcesarini@usouthal.edu and bmclaugh@southalabama.edu

Proposals for papers are invited for a collection entitled Captivity / Writing / Unbound.

The Eighteenth-Century Gothick Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Peter N Lindfield
contact email: 
pnl@st-and.ac.uk

Call for Papers
The Gothick Revival in eighteenth-century Britain is a multi-faceted phenomenon, simultaneously liminal and mainstream, historical and modern, whimsical and serious.

CFP: "Publishing the Archive" for Archive Journal (Due: 6/3/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Korey Jackson / Archive Journal
contact email: 
kjackson@anvilacademic.org

Reading English-language Arts and Literature with the Later Lacan

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Murray
contact email: 
jmurray@univ-fcomte.fr

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E-rea (Revue électronique d’études sur le monde anglophone) is seeking papers for a special volume to appear in the autumn of 2014.

Building the Degree: The Potential and Pitfalls of Establishing a B.A. Program in English During Uncertain Times

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.

[New Submission Deadline] Legacy: Mythology and Authenticity in the Humanities (29 April, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort University
contact email: 
dmulegacyconference@gmail.com

This conference focuses on the influence of cultural ‘legacies’ within current humanities research.

Literary Identities: Kingdoms, Nations, Villages, Conference 3rd June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
King's College, London
contact email: 
rebecca.a.dobson@gmail.com

This year, we are taking the theme of Kingdoms, Nations and Villages to explore how literature has represented, interpreted and subverted identities.

Micro vs Macro Literatures in English: Aesthetics, Politics, and Ethics of Distant Reading in Literatures, Cultures, Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
English Language and Literature Association of Korea (ELLAK)
contact email: 
conference@ellak.or.kr

CALL FOR PAPERS
2013 ELLAK INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

“Micro versus Macro Literatures in English:

Memorials for Merchants: The Funerary Culture of Late Medieval Europe’s New Elite. CAA Chicago, February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kelley and Vanessa Crosby
contact email: 
edkelley@svsu.edu and vanessacrosby2013@u.northwestern.edu

During the late Middle Ages, the rise of urban centers and long-distance trade brought the emergence of wealthy mercantile elites who spent lavishly on funerary monuments.

Memorials for Merchants: The Funerary Culture of Late Medieval Europe’s New Elite. CAA Chicago, February 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kelley and Vanessa Crosby
contact email: 
edkelley@svsu.edu and vanessacrosby2013@u.northwestern.edu

During the late Middle Ages, the rise of urban centers and long-distance trade brought the emergence of wealthy mercantile elites who spent lavishly on funerary monuments.

"Except Asia: Agamben's Work in Transcultural Perspective" conference open for registration

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University
contact email: 
conference2013@gmail.com

The international conference “Except Asia: Agamben’s Work in Transcultural Perspective,” to be held at National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan, June 25-27, 2013, is now open for regist

The Society for Utopian Studies Conference, Charleston, SC (Nov. 14-17th)

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Utopian Studies
contact email: 
dina.smith@drake.edu

"Freedom and Utopia"
38th Annual Meeting
Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina
November 14-17, 2013

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