category: medieval

Call for Papers - Some Indexical You: Gender in the Twenty-First Century

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Studies Ulster/University of Ulster
contact email: 
genderstudiesulster@gmail.com

7th-8th November 2014, University of Ulster, Belfast Campus, in association with Sibéal Irish Postgraduate Feminist and Gender Studies Network , and the UU Research Graduate School

Space and Place in World Literature (NeMLA 2015 Toronto, ON, Apr 30-May 3)

full name / name of organization: 
Alla Ivanchikova/NeMLA
contact email: 
ivanchikova@hws.edu

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association April 30 - May 3, 2015 Toronto, Ontario
Chairs: Alla Ivanchikova, Michael Modarelli
Area: World Literatures (non-European Languages)

50th ICMS - Session on the Old Saxon Heliand

full name / name of organization: 
Douglas Simms
contact email: 
dsimms@siue.edu

Accepting abstract submissions for the special session on the Old Saxon Heliand at the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, May 14-17th 2015.

Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Lehigh English Department Graduate Program
contact email: 
LSJLehigh@gmail.com

The Lehigh University English graduate program is organizing our first annual conference on "Literature and Social Justice" for March 7th, 2015, to be held at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylva

[UPDATE] Extended CFP: "Picking Through the Trash"

full name / name of organization: 
PIVOT: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Thought
contact email: 
pivot@yorku.ca

Call for Papers: Picking Through the Trash
PIVOT: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Thought

***Extended CFP Deadline: August 31, 2014***

Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language - Call for Articles

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Birmingham
contact email: 
webbjll@gmail.com

The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal published annually, both electronically and in print.

Kalamazoo 2015 - The Violent Ends of Sensation

full name / name of organization: 
Molly Lewis + Arthur J Russell
contact email: 
mclewis@email.gwu.edu + ajrusse3@asu.edu

50th International Congress on Medieval Studies
May 14-17, 2015

Writers and bloggers wanted for arts magazine

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editors@new-union.co.uk

Issue 3 of The New Union is now available to read online (www.new-union.co.uk) We are now looking for contributions for our fourth issue, which will be published at the end of October 2014.

Streams of Consciousness: Water, Sound, Land, Text

full name / name of organization: 
The University of North Alabama English Department
contact email: 
cprice7@una.edu

Call for Papers:
The University of North Alabama English Department
Announces the 6th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English
February 27-28, 2015

Streams of Consciousness:

CFP: Myth and Fairy Tales Area, SWPCA Conference, Feb 11-15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
weeksj@iupui.edu

Abstract/Proposals Due: 1 November 2014

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association’s 36th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 11-15, 2015
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras

Hell Studies - Kzoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Societas Daemonetica
contact email: 
nicole.ford.burley@gmail.com


Call for Papers: Hell Studies
50th International Congress on Medieval Studies (Kalamazoo), 14-17 May 2015

KULTUR-e invites contributions

full name / name of organization: 
The Cultural Studies Association of Turkey
contact email: 
info@kulturad.org

The Cultural Studies Association of Turkey is pleased to announce the launch of KULTUR-e, a refereed open access journal which will publish scholarly research on cultural studies, as well as work rela

[UPDATE] LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
The Language and English Societies at the University of Central Oklahoma
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

THE LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2014
NIGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA (EDMOND)

"De/Coupling Monstrosity and Disability" -- Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
MEARCSTAPA (Monsters: the Experimental Association for the Research of Cryptozoology through Scholarly Theory And Practical Application)
contact email: 
rick.godden@gmail.com

Sponsored by MEARCSTAPA (Monsters: the Experimental Association for the Research of Cryptozoology through Scholarly Theory And Practical Application)

[UPDATE] There and Back Again: Tolkien in 2015, 2nd Annual Conference on Popular Culture and the Deep Past

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at The Ohio State University
contact email: 
cmrs_gaa@osu.edu

February 20-21, 2015

Approaching Posthumanism and the Posthuman

full name / name of organization: 
University of Geneva, University of Bern, CUSO
contact email: 
kimberly.frohreich@unige.ch

CALL FOR PAPERS:
Approaching Posthumanism and the Posthuman
Conference and Doctoral Workshop
June 4-6, 2015 – St. Maurice, Switzerland

Keynote Speakers:
Cary Wolfe, Rice University

Medieval Game Cultures - Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Game Cultures Society
contact email: 
serinap@alumni.ubc.ca

50th International Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 15-17, 2015

Childhood and Pethood: Representation, Subjectivity, and the Cultural Politics of Power. November 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Feuerstein and Carmen Nolte-Odhiambo
contact email: 
childhoodandpethood@gmail.com

Abstracts (500 words) due November 1, 2014
Articles (7,000 words) due July 1, 2015

Medieval Romance Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Romance Society
contact email: 
jb652@york.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Medieval Romance Society, Kalamazoo ICMS 2015

Ye Nexte Generacioun: Young Scholars Look to the Next Fifty Years (A Roundtable @ Kalamazoo 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Kaitlin Heller
contact email: 
kaitlin.heller@mail.utoronto.ca

In honor of the 50th Congress, this roundtable proposes to take a “state of the field” snapshot from the point of view of those who hope to see the next fifty.

Kalamazoo 2015 -- Medieval Texts and Digital Environments: New Directions, Old Problems

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Early English and Norse Electronic Texts / Piers Plowman Electronic Archive
contact email: 
jrknowle@ncsu.edu

50th International Congress on Medieval Studies
14-17 May, 2015

4th International Conference on the Future of Monogamy and Nonmonogamy

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Applied and Academic Research
contact email: 
dr_dave_doleshal@yahoo.com

Tarot and Other Methods of Divination at PCA/ACA conference, New Orleans (Apr. 1-4, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA)
contact email: 
augeremily@gmail.com

I am looking for papers for the Tarot and Other Methods of Divination area at the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) conference in New Orleans April 1-4, 2015.

Kennesaw State University's Third Annual World Literature and Film Conference- [UPDATE] September 25-26, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
kelayan@kennesaw.edu

The figure of the hero underwent a renascence in meaning, visibility, and cultural cachet in the twenty-first century, with the success of the Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and World War Z franchis

Arts in Literature: Interdisciplinarity and Ekphrasis in Luso-Hispanic Letters (April 30-May 3, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015
contact email: 
Djuanmoreno@spanport.umass.edu

Abstract:

Digital Humanities for Medieval Italy (Toronto, Ontario, April 30 – May 3, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
gspani@holycross.edu

2015 NeMLA Call for Papers
46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30 – May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario

Session Title: Digital Humanities for Medieval Italy

Post-Conquest Religiosity - Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah L. Reeser and Bridget Riley
contact email: 
sarah.reeser@mail.utoronto.ca and bridget.riley@mail.utoronto.ca

How was religious practice on the frontier shaped by currents of adaptation or resistance following acts of invasion and territorial expansion?

Mighty Protectors for the Merchant Class: Saints as Intercessors between the Wealthy and the Divine. ICMs Kalamazoo May 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kelley
contact email: 
edkelley@svsu.edu

Call for Papers: Mighty Protectors for the Merchant Class: Saints as Intercessors between the Wealthy and the Divine. International Congress on Medieval Studies, 14-17 May 2015

NeMLA 2015 Panel Seeing is Believing: Antiquity and Beyond Abstract due Sept. 30th

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Sommers/The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
csommers@gc.cuny.edu

The relationship between the visual and the literary traces its origins to antiquity.

Food and Sustainability: Towards a Culinary Ecology [April 30-May 3, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mvk26@outlook.com

Interest in the fields of food and sustainability studies within the humanities is rapidly growing, in part due to their ability to investigate our perceived relationship with ecology.

INTERNATIONAL GOTHIC ASSOCIATION BIENNIAL CONFERENCE, 2015 GOTHIC MIGRATIONS July 28th to August 1st 2015 Vancouver, BC

full name / name of organization: 
INTERNATIONAL GOTHIC ASSOCIATION
contact email: 
whatley@sfu.ca

GOTHIC MIGRATIONS

“Gothic Migrations” will concern the origins, transits, and transformations of global gothic in its various modes and cultural manifestations.

Concussions, Commotions, and Other Aesthetic Disorders

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English at the University of Chicago
contact email: 
aestheticdisorders.uchicago@gmail.com

Concussions, Commotions, and Other Aesthetic Disorders
Annual Graduate Conference of the Department of English at the University of Chicago, November 20-21, 2014

the quint: call for papers DEADLINE: 08/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

the quint’s twenty fourth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and

ICMS: Kalamazoo 2015: Disguise and Incognito: 1000-1500

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

We invite abstracts for 15-20 minute paper sessions on disguise and incognito for the International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 14-17 2015.

Love Thy Neighbor? - Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Travis Neel and Richard Godden
contact email: 
neel.30@osu.edu and rick.godden@gmail.com

Whether as a figure of intimate proximity, moral obligation, psychoanalytic anxiety, or a metaphor for a literary history that eschews the genealogical, the medieval neighbor has long lurked on the margins of medieval scholarship.

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