category: professional topics

Teaching World Literature Around the World

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA
contact email: 
james.nikopoulos@nu.edu.kz

World Literature as a field of study and as a subject of teaching has moved increasingly to the fore in the United States. But what happens when the teaching of World Literature leaves these shores?

Call for Journal Submissions: January 4, 2014 - What Can't You Do with an English Major?

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of South Texas English Studies
contact email: 
southtexasenglishstudies@gmail.com

The Journal of South Texas English Studies is now welcoming submissions for its Winter 2014 issue, themed “What Can't You Do With an English Major?” Submissions deadline: January 4, 2014.

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Committee, Graduate Department of English, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“It’s the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen...” – R. Kelly, “Ignition”

Special Issue: Teaching Creative Writing (Deadline: March 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Studies
contact email: 
lewis.land@bucknell.edu

The teaching of music, dance, painting and other arts is well-respected in the academy, but in creative writing a myth lingers in the minds of many: you either have “it” or you don’t.

CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (May 23-24. 2014): Proposals Due January 5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oceanic Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
cedelson@chaminade.edu

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-24, 2014
Chaminade University of Honolulu
http://oceanicpopularcultureassociation.blogspot.com/

2014 First Ever International Women’s Issues Conference (IWIC): Women at Crossroads: Literacy, Leadership, Power and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
University Central Florida, Women's Studies Program and the College of Education in partnership with International Policy Analysis Center (IPAC)
contact email: 
santana@ucf.edu

Call for Abstracts
Deadline: November 11, 2013.

CFP: 2nd Global Conference: Transmedia: Storytelling and Beyond (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tm2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference:Transmedia: Storytelling and Beyond

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ewf5@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Embodied Cognition: An Applied Perspective

full name / name of organization: 
Swinburne University of Technology
contact email: 
lchaffey@swin.edu.au

Call for Papers: Embodied Cognition: An Applied Perspective

e-Journal of Applied Psychology (e-JAP)

[UPDATE] Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

[UPDATE] CFP for the Journal of Cross-cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcsjournal@gmail.com, cfcs@nccu.edu.tw

Cross-cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal published by Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, and has been indexed in the THCI (Taiwa

4th Global Conference: Living Responsibly (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rl4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Living Responsibly

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

One-Day Symposium: New UK Research in Nineteenth-Century Russian Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Bowers / University of Cambridge
contact email: 
kb509@cam.ac.uk

Call for Papers:

One-Day Symposium: "New UK Research in Nineteenth-Century Russian Literature"
co-organised by Dr. Katherine Bowers and Dr. Sarah Young

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
story5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative

Saturday 10th May – Tuesday 13th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

DEADLINE APPROACHING: Speaking in Two Voices: Academics Parenting Children with Disabilities, NeMLA 2013, Harrisburg, 4/3-4/6

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Ridinger-Dotterman, Suffolk County Community College
contact email: 
dotteran@sunysuffolk.edu

The growth of Disability Studies over the past two decades appears as an indication that academe is becoming more inclusive of those with disabilities.

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tcvc2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mg3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinites (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fm4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinities

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

The Reception of German Art Art Theory, and Philosophy by the Americas in the 20th Century (AAH London 10-12 Apr 14)

full name / name of organization: 
Panel at the Association of Art Historians: AAH
contact email: 
tatianeelias@hotmail.com

The panel considers the impact of German Art, Art Theory, Aesthetics, and Philosophy on the Americas.

CFP Participants for Roundtable Discussion on Assessment Innovations at one day conference Mar. 1, 2014 in New Jersey

full name / name of organization: 
Tri-State Best Practices Conference
contact email: 
phaji@bergen.edu

If you have experience in any aspect of assessing student learning, please join a roundtable discussion at the third annual Tri-State Best Practices Conference for college teachers in New York, New Je

Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature? (1 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
contact email: 
robert.mcgill@utoronto.ca

"Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature?" session
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

1st Global Conference: Sexuality and Disability (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sd1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Sexuality and Disability

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Urban Popcultures (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
up4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Urban Popcultures

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

Reci - Journal for Linguistics, Literaturology and Culturology

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

Sixth issue will be dedicated to the bicentenary of the birth of Petar Petrovic Njegos.
We accept papers from all fields of linguistics, literaturology and culturology.

9th Global Conference: Cybercultures (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cyber9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: Cybercultures

Wednesday 15th May – Friday 17th May 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

CFP:12th Global Conference: Violence

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
v12@inter-disciplinary.net

12th Global Conference: Violence

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations

CFP:5th Global Conference: Experiencing Prison

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ep5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Experiencing Prison

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference: April 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 19-21, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

NOTE Journal: Notes on Teaching English

full name / name of organization: 
NOTE: Notes on Teaching English
contact email: 
notes.engl@ggc.edu

Notes on Teaching English (NOTE) - New online journal of the Georgia and Carolinas affiliate of the College English Association (GACCEA)

* url: notes.engl.ggc.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions: An International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences e-ISSN-2347-2081
contact email: 
interactions.if@gmail.com

Interactions: An International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences
(ISSN 2277-3940) (PRINT)

CFP for Vol. II Issue II (Nov 2013, First Week)

23rd Annual English Language and Literature Conference for Undergraduates

full name / name of organization: 
University of St. Francis
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

Attention: All undergraduate writers and English majors!

PHPBenelux Conference 2014 - January 24 & 25 - Antwerp, Belgium

full name / name of organization: 
PHPBenelux
contact email: 
info@phpbenelux.eu

After four amazing conferences in the past years, the PHPBenelux team is proud to announce the 5th edition of the PHPBenelux Conference.

CFP: "ANIMACY" featuring keynote Mel Y. Chen / February 20-22 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC) / University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

MIGC 2014
“ANIMACY”
February 20th – 22nd, 2014
University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
CALL FOR PAPERS

Keynote Speaker: Mel Y Chen, UC Berkeley, author of Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial

From eald to new: Translating early medieval poetry for the 21st century

full name / name of organization: 
University College Cork
contact email: 
ealdtonew2014@ucc.ie

In recent years, the shelves of commercial bookshops have been graced with accessible translations of medieval poetry from the Old English, Old Irish and Old Norse traditions, including Heaney’s awa

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