category: romantic

[UPDATE] Resurrecting the Book Conference, 15-17th November 2013, Library of Birmingham, England

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Matthew Day, Newman University, Birmingham
contact email: 
info@resurrectingthebook.org; m.day@newman.ac.uk; Caroline.Archer@bcu.ac.uk

The earlybird cut off date for booking for the Resurrecting the Book Conference, Library of Birmingham 15-17th November 2013 is September 15th.

www.resurrectingthebook.org

2014 SE Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
West Palm Beach Atlantic University
contact email: 
lisa_marzano@pba.edu

Call for Papers: 2014 Southeastern Meeting of the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Palm Beach Atlantic University, April 3-5, 2014
West Palm Beach, FL

Sixth Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference: Shakespeare: Text, Power, Authority 3-6- July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Stirling
contact email: 
bsaconference2014@stir.ac.uk

Sixth Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference
Shakespeare: Text, Power, Authority
http://shakespeare.stir.ac.uk/

University of Stirling, 3-6 July 2014

Keynote speakers

Fire Stories (Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 4-5 December 2013) Lit studies, History, Art HIstory

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Melbourne
contact email: 
fire-stories@unimelb.edu.au

'Fire Stories' is a cross-disciplinary conference that will take place at the University of Melbourne, Australia December 4-6, 2013.

9th Biennial Conference of the International Association for Robin Hood Studies (10/31/13-11/3/13)

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for Robin Hood Studies
contact email: 
trowlan1@slu.edu

The Ninth Biennial Conference of the International Association for Robin Hood Studies will be October 31-November 3, hosted by Saint Louis University.

NeMLA 2014 cfp: Irish and Indian-Anglophone Writing in a Transnational Feminism Context

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2014 (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
tara.harney@uconn.edu

Call for Papers
45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania cfp

Romantic Locations (British Association for Romantic Studies Early Career and Postgraduate Conference), 19th-21st March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dove Cottage and the Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK
contact email: 
romanticlocations@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers: Professor Simon Bainbridge, Lancaster University and Professor Nicola Watson, Open University.

Beyond the Grand Tour: Continental Tourism and Travel Writing, 1815-1915--essay collection

full name / name of organization: 
Drs. Benjamin Colbert and Lucy Morrison
contact email: 
B.Colbert@wlv.ac.uk and lxmorrison@salisbury.edu

Beyond the Grand Tour: Continental Tourism and Travel Writing, 1815-1915

NeMLA 2014 CFP: Fresh Perspectives on Mary Russell Mitford

full name / name of organization: 
45th Annual Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
kdonovancondron@babson.edu

Fresh Perspectives on Mary Russell Mitford

[UPDATE] ACIS Midwest Regional Conference (Deadline: September 6, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
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,

NEMLA 2014: Empire and Manliness in Nineteenth Century British Literature and Culture (Sept. 30th)

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Kozaczka (Syracuse University)
contact email: 
askozacz@syr.edu

This panel will explore representations of masculinity in the context of the long nineteenth century's (1789-1914) Empire-informed conceptions of national and gendered identity.

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

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.

British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference
contact email: 
bcpcs2014@bcpcsconference.com

The British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference, inaugurated in 1992, is the oldest and longest-running annual meeting of its kind in the United S

UPDATE International Beatles Conference Altoona PA February 7, 8, 9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Kenneth Womack Penn State Altoona
contact email: 
kaw16@psu.edu

It Was 50 Years Ago Today! An International Beatles Celebration

The Sixth Language and Linguistics Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Central Oklahoma Language Society
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

THE SIXTH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2013
NIGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA (EDMOND)

[UPDATE] CFP: Re-engaging Charles Brockden Brown

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Blouin / Milligan College
contact email: 
MJBlouin@milligan.edu

This panel at the 2014 NeMLA conference seeks to re-engage with Charles Brockden Brown, one of America’s earliest novelists and a literary icon in Pennsylvania.

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century: NEMLA 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Kathleen Alves/CUNY
contact email: 
kalves@qcc.cuny.edu

Literature and Medicine in the Eighteenth Century

'Sex and the City Ten Years On: Landmark Television and its Legacy' conference, April 4 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Roehampton, London
contact email: 
d.jermyn@roehampton.ac.uk

2014 will mark ten years since the final episode of Sex and the City (HBO 1998-2004) was broadcast.

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Bacon and Leo Ruickbie
contact email: 
leo@ruickbie.com

Little Horrors: Representations of the Monstrous Child

Gone is the Victorian innocence of childhood. We have entered the age of the monstrous child, the little horror.

[UPDATE] Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal - 15 September 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal

Text in Context is a graduate student journal published electronically by Southern Connecticut State University. We seek submissions exploring the text itself and its function(s) and implications both internally and externally—literary analysis, poetry studies, critical theory, popular reception of a particular work, close readings, historical relevance, etc. Though the journal primarily deals with English studies, we welcome original papers from other disciplines, provided those papers focus on the text and/or its context—pedagogy and instructional design, localization of language in the brain, regional dialects and their origins, etc.

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions Oct 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions
contact email: 
imaginingalternatives@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining Alternatives: A Graduate Symposium on Speculative Fictions

October 18-19, 2013

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Submission Deadline: August 23, 2013

[UPDATE] CFP Death and Decay

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from Postgrads or Early Career Researchers on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students of th

CFP: 7th Global Conference: Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ic7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Interculturalism, Meaning and Identity

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (NEMLA April 2014, Harrisburg PA)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers that explore how disability challenges normative, even ableist, constructions of the body-environment dyad.

[UPDATE] BEHIND THE SCREEN DOOR: SPACES OF THE CINEMATIC HOUSE

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wolverhampton
contact email: 
e.andrews@wlv.ac.uk, s.hockenhull@wlv.ac.uk and f.e.pheasant-kelly@wlv.ac.uk

We invite two final contributions to a volume entitled Behind the Screen Door: Spaces of the Cinematic House, for which we are in discussion with Routledge.

The Ebb and Flow: Navigating the Changing Landscapes of Feminism, 27-29 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
sewsa2014@uncw.edu

www.uncw.edu/sewsa

SWPCA Children in Film

full name / name of organization: 
SWPCA
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Children in Film, SWPCA/ACA, Albuquerque, NM, Feb 19-22, 2014 Deadline: November 1, 2013.

Gold in/and Art (December 30, 2013; September 18-19, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine Delyfer / University of Toulouse, France
contact email: 
catherine.delyfer@univ-tlse2.fr

CFP INTERNATIONAL CROSS-DISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE

ORGANIZED BY UNIVERSITÉ TOULOUSE II – LE MIRAIL (C.A.S. 801) / S.A.I.T.

18-19 September 2014, Musée Paul-Dupuy, Toulouse, France

CFP: 9th Global Conference: Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pic9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Pluralism, Inclusion and Citizenship

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

2nd 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

This event will be devoted to presentations of scientific and academic research related to polyamory, open relationships, swinging, polygamy, other forms of consensual nonmonogamy, and related subject

Critical Transitions: Genealogies of Intellectual Change - 2-day Workshop, Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Leverhulme "Tipping Points" Project, hosted by Institute for Hazard Risk and Resilience, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
ihrr.admin@durham.ac.uk

CRITICAL TRANSITIONS

Launch Workshop – Work Package 5, Leverhulme Trust "Tipping Points" Project

27 – 28 September 2013

Seeking Panelist for 2014 C19: Exploring Tex(x)ture in American Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
C19: Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists Conference
contact email: 
rsimonse@uwo.ca

This panel will explore the notion of texture in relation to nineteenth-century American literature and culture.

Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Feral Feminisms
contact email: 
wiggins.yorku@gmail.com, feralfeminisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers – Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

CFP -- "Relocating Andrea Lee" (Abstract due Sept. 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Host: Susquehanna University
contact email: 
shaun.myers8@gmail.com

Over a span of 35 years, the international settings of Andrea Lee’s fiction and non-fiction have helped situate her as a black cosmopolitan writer.

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Supernatural Studies
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)
full name / name of organization:
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email:

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