category: professional topics

[UPDATE/Extension] Luxuries of the Literary Mind: Readings of Commodity and Privilege

full name / name of organization: 
McGill Graduate Conference
contact email: 
mcgillconference2011@gmail.com

The deadline for McGill's Graduate Conference has been extended to January 14, 2011. The theme is luxury, commodity, privilege, and consumption in literature, film, and other texts and cultural artefacts.

We are honoured to be hosting Dr. George Toles (University of Manitoba) as our keynote speaker and to have secured a faculty address from Dr. Allan Hepburn (McGill).

Please find the call for papers below.

Asian American Studies Panels at ALA (1/10/11; 5/26-29/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Circle for Asian American Literary Studies / American Literature Association
contact email: 
tpyu@wisc.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Circle for Asian American Literary Studies
American Literature Association Conference 2011

CAL STATE FULLERTON GRAD CONFERENCE 2011

full name / name of organization: 
ACACIA
contact email: 
acaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

RETALIATION 2011

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2011 Graduate Conference, Retaliation. The conference will be held on Friday,

Commitment

full name / name of organization: 
The department of Comparative Literature, UC Irvine
contact email: 
commitmentconference@gmail.com

The Graduate Students of the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine present an interdisciplinary graduate student conference on April 29th, 2011.
COMMITMENT

The Importance of Kitsch, deadline January 31, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizonsjournal.ca

For the April 2011 edition of Modern Horizons we invite essays that explore the various intellectual, artistic, emotional, and political manifestations of kitsch in our time.

UPDATED - 6 Days to the Deadline -- Pedagogies and the Profession

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
contact email: 
ldonovan@unm.edu

Call for Papers: Pedagogies and the Profession

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX

[UPDATE] ISEA2011 ISTANBUL - ALL DEADLINES EXTENDED TO JANUARY 15, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
ISEA2011 Istanbul
contact email: 
ISEA2011@sabanciuniv.edu

Dear All,

for ISEA2011 Istanbul all selected papers will be published in the conference proceedings with ISBN, ISSN and DOI.

ALL DEADLINES HAVE BEEN EXTENDED to JANUARY 15, 2011.

CORRECTION "Free to Move About the Country": Transportation and National Security, March 18, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Analysis of Defense, Intelligence, and National Security (CADINS), at Cal State Northridge
contact email: 
rolopez@csun.edu

This is a correction of an earlier posting that had the wrong year indicated.

(In)Visible Subjects: Bodies, Spaces, Disciplines

full name / name of organization: 
UCI Visual Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
invisibleconf2011@googlegroups.com

(In)Visible Subjects: Bodies, Spaces, Disciplines.

An interdisciplinary conference sponsored by the Graduate Program in Visual and Studies at the University of California, Irvine

[UPDATE] Oklahoma State University English Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
osuegsa@gmail.com

The English Graduate Student Association (EGSA) at Oklahoma State University, an organization of English graduate students and faculty members committed to promoting student academic development and s

Defining Academic Work in Modern Languages and Literatures

full name / name of organization: 
2012 Modern Language Association Conference in Seattle (Jan 5-8)
contact email: 
jcasey@skidmore.edu

This panel seeks to analyze the nature of faculty work in modern languages and literatures from an interdisciplinary, scholarly perspective.

"Free to Move About the Country": an Interdisciplinary Conference about Transportation and National Security (March 18, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Analysis of Defense, Intelligence, National Security (CADINS), Cal State Northridge
contact email: 
rolopez@csun.edu

On Friday, March 18, 2011, The Center for the Analysis of Defense, Intelligence, and National Security (CADINS) will host a one-day symposium on National Security and Transportation to be held at a lo

Business Culture / Corporate Culture Papers, 20- 23 April 2011, San Antonio, Texas

full name / name of organization: 
2011 National Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association Annual Conference
contact email: 
dosborne@scc.spokane.edu

2011 PCA/ACA National Conference
San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter & Riverwalk Hotels
101 Bowie Street , San Antonio,TX 78205

Wednesday, April 20 - Saturday, April 23

The University of Findlay Teaching with Technology Conference May 12-13 2011

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Findlay Center for Teaching Excellence
contact email: 
tulley@findlay.edu

The University of Findlay’s Center for Teaching Excellence

Save the Date!
May 12–13, 2011
The University of Findlay
Findlay, Ohio

Deadline for electronic proposals of 500 words:

The Conference On The Conference [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Fraser University School for the Contemporary Arts The Conference On The Conference Organization Committee
contact email: 
submissions@theconferenceontheconference.ca

THE CONFERENCE
ON
THE CONFERENCE

The San Joaquin Valley Journal Spring 2011 Issue

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

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is accepting submissions for the Spring 2011 issue.

Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium Monday, March 14, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium
contact email: 
david.cregan@villanova.edu

Call for Papers and Call for Performances

Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium
Conference Theme:
The Work of Anna Deavere Smith,

Essays on Learning Communities (proposals 4-1-2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Terry Novak
contact email: 
tnovak@jwu.edu

While Learning Communities have been a staple of many colleges and universities for years, this interdisciplinary approach has substantially expanded in the last decade.

[UPDATE] April 2,3 The Graduate Conference of Celebration and Criticism at the University of Wyoming, Laramie.

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Norton, University of Wyoming www.uwappreciates.com
contact email: 
snorton2@uwyo.edu

Announcing the call for papers for a graduate conference on appreciation and critique: on April 2nd and 3rd, 2011.

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines - March 25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association
contact email: 
MEGAAblog@gmail.com

The 8th Annual Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association Symposium

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines

[UPDATE] Transformations deadline December 30, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

HERA (Humanities Education and Research Association) is exploring
Transformations that occur in four groupings or "streams"; transformative

VIVA V.E.R.D.I.: Music from Risorgimento to the Unification of Italy, Pistoia 15-17 September 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
msala@adparnassum.org

VIVA V.E.R.D.I.: Music from Risorgimento to the Unification of Italy

International Conference
ORGANISED BY: Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca; Municipality of Pistoia

DATES: 15-17 September 2011
LOCATION: Pistoia (Italy), San Giorgio Library

ORCHESTRAL CONDUCTING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, La Spexzia 14-16 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
rilliano@muzioclementi.com

ORCHESTRAL CONDUCTING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

ORGANISED BY:
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca;
Palazzetto Bru Zane, Venice
Società dei Concerti, La Spezia;

DATES: 14-16 July 2011
LOCATION: La Spezia (Italy), CAMeC (Centre for Modern and Contemporary Art)

Ravenna is online

full name / name of organization: 
http://www.oscholars.com/Ravenna/ravennahub.htm
contact email: 
luca.caddia@katamail.com

Ravenna (ISSN 2045-5127) is an online interdisciplinary journal devoted to the relationship between nineteenth-century Britain and Italy.

2nd Global Conference: Revenge - Probing the Boundaries (July, 2011: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rev2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Revenge - Probing the Boundaries

Saturday 16th July 2011 - Monday 19th July 2011
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Papers

Working Through Psychoanalysis: Freud’s Legacy in Art, Cinema, Literature and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leeds
contact email: 
workingthroughpsychoanalysis@gmail.com

An interdisciplinary conference at the University of Leeds, UK
15–17 April, 2011

Guest speakers
DM Thomas,author of The White Hotel
Professor David Lomas, University of Manchester

Free Books for Review - No Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal/ Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

Are you interested in receiving a free book from the publisher in exchange for writing a thorough 1,200-1,600 word review of the book?

4th Global Conference: Forgiveness - Probing the Boundaries (July, 2011: Oxford, UK)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
for4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Forgiveness

Wednesday 20th July 2011 – Friday 22nd July 2011
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Papers

Writers' Festival, Feb 17-19 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
contact email: 
drjessicahooten@gmail.com

Writers Festival, Feb 17-19
http://academics.umhb.edu/writersfestival/

Children and Childhood in the English Renaissance 10.-11.2.2012, University of Siegen

full name / name of organization: 
University of Siegen
contact email: 
drenkov@anglistik.uni-siegen.de

Despite the fact that the terms “child” and “childhood” have inspired scholars of various disciplines and ages, the representation of childhood in the time of the English Renaissance remains a

Oklahoma State University English Conference, "Transforming Words," March 4-5, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Oklahoma State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
osuegsa@gmail.com

The English Graduate Student Association (EGSA) at Oklahoma State University, an organization of English graduate students and faculty members committed to promoting student academic development and s

Collections and Collaborations (March 24-26, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Department of English
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: “Collections and Collaborations”

Cassola Conference on Teaching Communication (proposals due 12-10-10; April 8, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Johnson & Wales University Dept. of English
contact email: 
emedeiros@jwu.edu

Johnson & Wales University
14th Annual Cassola Conference on Teaching Communication
Friday, April 8, 2011

“Impacts and Implications”
Many of us joined the teaching profession because we want to make an impact and help students develop as learners, thinkers, and contributing members of society. Communication is the tool we use to make this impact. However, we can never be sure of the implications. Are we communicating effectively? What do our students learn from our classes? How do they learn? How can we teach students to be effective communicators and make their own impact in their fields and communities?

[UPDATE] CFP: 2011 Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference, “Ambivalence”

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
contact email: 
graduate-conference@uwm.edu

The sixth annual Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee seeks submissions for “Ambivalence,” a graduate student conference to be held February 25-26

[UPDATE] Feminism and Teaching Symposium - Deadline Extended!

full name / name of organization: 
Feminism and Teaching Network
contact email: 
feminismandteaching@nottingham.ac.uk

Feminism and Teaching Symposium

Deadline for proposals extended to 27th November!

8th – 9th April 2011 University of Nottingham

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