category: professional topics

International Journal of Research in Education & Psychology

full name / name of organization: 
Scientific Publishing Center - University of Bahrain
contact email: 
afarah@uob.edu.bh or http://www.naturalspublishing.com/show.asp?JorID=34&pgid=0

The “International Journal of Research in Education and Psychology”, is a refereed online journal under the supervision of the Scientific Publishing Center at the University of Bahrain.

David Foster Wallace Conference UPDATE Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Illinois State University, Department of English, Publications Unit
contact email: 
DFWconference@gmail.com

Website: https://faculty.sharepoint.illinoisstate.edu/dfw/Pages/default.aspx

The deadline for submissions has been extended to Sunday, March 23 at noon.

Semiotic Society of America 39th Annual Meeting (October 2-5, 2014) - Proposal Deadline May 16, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Semiotic Society of America
contact email: 
fseif@antioch.edu



The Semiotic Society of America
39th Annual Meeting
October 2–5, 2014
Seattle, Washington

www.semioticsocietyofamerica.org

[UPDATE] Football, Fiction, and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University
contact email: 
footballfictionandculture@gmail.com

The aim of this event is to examine the culture that develops around football, with particular focus upon the influence of the sport on other cultural media.

Technology in the Classroom SCMLA

full name / name of organization: 
South Central MLA
contact email: 
shd11a@acu.edu

Technology in the Classroom abstracts accepted through March 31 for SCMLA conference in Austin, TX, October 18-22.

PRESENCE--Call for Submissions for the Inaugural Special Issue, "The Water Issue"--Deadline: 15 DEC. 2014

full name / name of organization: 
PRESENCE: The Annual Review of Undergraduate Research in Social Justice & Human Rights
contact email: 
PRESENCE@psu.edu

The Faculty & Student Editors for PRESENCE—The Annual Review of Undergraduate Research in Social Justice & Human Rights—announce a Call for Submissions for Volume One, a special issue on Water in

[UPDATE] Deviance in Culture and Society; full manuscripts, deadline extended to 4/15

full name / name of organization: 
PROTEUS: A JOURNAL OF IDEAS
contact email: 
proteus@ship.edu

_Proteus: A Journal of Ideas_ seeks submissions for our upcoming issue, “Deviance in Culture and Society.” We are soliciting articles and creative works from a wide range of disciplines that refle

[UPDATE] Teaching College Literature (ongoing)

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

Have you taught a terrific literature class recently?

Students in/and the Digital Humanities (MLA - Vancouver 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Lindsey Seatter
contact email: 
lindseymseatter@gmail.com

Special Session Roundtable Proposal on Students and/in the Digital Humanities

[UPDATE] East/ West Cultural Passage conference: Changing Places, 29-31 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

CALL FOR PAPERS

CHANGING PLACES

29-31 May 2014

The Department of Anglo-American and German Studies at Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Second call for papers: Distance and Proximity

full name / name of organization: 
UCL
contact email: 
culturalinquiry.ucl@gmail.com

“Distance and Proximity”

1st Global Conference: What Is It that still Scares Us?: Mapping Fears in Contemporary Europe (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdo

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fa1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
What Is It that still Scares Us?: Mapping Fears in Contemporary Europe

Tuesday 29th – Thursday 31st July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Teaching the 18th Century --Canadian Society for 18th-Century Studies (Montreal 15-18 October 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tiffany Potter, University of British Columbia
contact email: 
tiffany.potter[at]ubc.ca

This panel seeks to open a conversation on innovative course design and classroom methodologies in teaching eighteenth-century literature and culture.

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
full name / name of organization:
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email:
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

CFP: The Future for Honors - 5/1/2014 (9/26/2014 - 9/27/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Honors College, Oakland University
contact email: 
gharper@oakland.edu

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Call for Papers

The Future for Honors
26 – 27 September 2014

to be held at:

The Honors College
Oakland University
Rochester MI 48309

CfP The 4th Global Conference ‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeaness Exposed to Plural Observers’, Athens, 23 – 24 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

The 4th Global Conference
‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeaness Exposed to Plural Observers’
Athens, Greece

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

THE DATES: 23 – 24 May 2014

SUNY COW 2014 - Transitions: The Changing Landscape of Higher Education

full name / name of organization: 
SUNY Council On Writing
contact email: 
heislerc@sunyocc.edu

SUNY COW 2014 – Call For Proposals
Transitions: The Changing Landscape of Higher Education
September 26-27, 2014 Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY

Pedagogical Landscapes: Materialities of the Neo/Liberal Arts (MLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Simpson
contact email: 
rfs1@andrew.cmu.edu

Familiar descriptors such as the “information economy,” “creative economy,” and “knowledge-based economy,” all reveal how education today functions as a dominant narrative framing technica

4th Global Conference: Whiteness and Sexuality

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
white4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Whiteness and Sexuality

Monday 21st July – Wednesday 23rd July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

12 April 2014 - ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN CONNECT WITH DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY: INNOVATIVE CLASSROOM STRATEGIES FOR GEN-Y STUDENTS

full name / name of organization: 
VIT UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI, INDIA
contact email: 
eltcdt@gmail.com

Papers are invited from teacher delegates,
PhD and MPhil Scholars, related to, but need not be
limited to the following themes/sub-themes:

LANGUAGE-LEARNING AND CULTURE

[UPDATE] Geocritical Approaches to 20th and 21st-Century Literatures (PAMLA 2014 - Oct. 31-Nov. 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

2014 Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 31 - November 2, 2014
Riverside, CA
Deadline: May 15, 2014

Urban Studies (MPCA/ACA Oct. 3-5, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
URBAN STUDIES
2014 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Friday-Sunday, October 3-5, 2014
Indianapolis, IN
JW Marriott Indianapolis
Deadline: April 30, 2014

Geocritical Approaches to 20th and 21st-Century Literatures (PAMLA 2014 - Oct. 31-Nov. 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Through a geocritical focus, the goal of this panel is to explore the significance of spatial identity.

"Teaching Modern British Literature" - SAMLA 2014 - Atlanta - November 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Heather Humann / The University of Alabama (SAMLA Convention)
contact email: 
duerr001@crimson.ua.edu

"Teaching Modern British Literature"

The English V (Modern British) Panel seeks papers that address pedagogical strategies for teaching Modern British Literature.

Post-human Affection (MLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
David Tenenbaum
contact email: 
Dtenenbaum@shawu.edu

How have the panoply of changes in twentieth and twenty-first century technology and sexual consciousness as well as the development of a "New Materialism" influenced the way that affection is underst

TEXTUAL TRAILS - TRANSMISSIONS... (11th Conference of the European Society for Textual Scholarship, Helsinki 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The European Society for Textual Scholarship
contact email: 
ests2014proposals@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Deadline for proposals: 15 April 2014

TEXTUAL TRAILS - TRANSMISSIONS OF ORAL AND WRITTEN TEXTS

CFP: New Writing: International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing - 5/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwritingjournal.com

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Call for Critical or Creative Work

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Death and the Maiden: A Special Issue of Writing from Below - 28 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Writing from Below
contact email: 
S.Abblitt@latrobe.edu.au

Huzzah! We're extending the deadline for submissions for our upcoming Death & the Maiden special issue. You now have until Friday 28 March 2014.

Midwest Regional Learning Conference at the University of Michigan (3/15 abstracts due; 5/18-5/19)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Authentic Experiential and Evidence Based Learning
contact email: 
contact@aaeebl.org

Integrative learning pedagogy fosters connections over time and across contexts: curricular and co-curricular, community-based, and personal and professional.

[UPDATE] East/ West Cultural Passage conference: Changing Places, 29-31 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
Faculty of Letters and Arts

CALL FOR PAPERS

EAST-WEST CULTURAL PASSAGE CONFERENCE:

CHANGING PLACES

Articles required for Issue 2 of The New Union

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

We require articles on political and cultural subjects for Issue 2 of The New Union. For more information and to see our first articles, visit www.new-union.co.uk.

Community Engagement, Critical Literacy, and Literary Studies (MLA, Vancouver, 8–11 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association, Special Session Roundtable
contact email: 
aknight@calstatela.edu

The term “community engagement” has of late become something of an academic buzzword in the United States, accompanying and engendering innovative new pedagogy and research possibilities, as well

[UPDATE] The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future--26 April 2014--Deadline for Submissions Extended to 15 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future
Saturday, 26 April 2014
9:00am-4:30pm
(Registration and Continental Breakfast 8:30pm)
English Department
Southern Connecticut State University

The Secular and the Sacred: An Interdisciplinary Look at the Works of Marilynne Robinson and Dietrich Bonhoeffer

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity Western University
contact email: 
Natalie.Boldt@mytwu.ca

“People that read Bonhoeffer are possessed by Bonhoeffer.”
~Marilynne Robinson, Interview, Berkley Center

Third International Conference: Culture in the Mirror of Language and Literature, May 24 and 25, 2014 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade
contact email: 
fsj.conference@alfa.edu.rs

Faculty of Foreign Languages (Alfa University in Belgrade) will proudly host its Third International Conference, focused on the theme

Culture in the Mirror of Language and Literature

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