JELLiC: Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture is currently accepting manuscripts for publication in its next issue – March 2013. JELLiC is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes research articles from and across different academic disciplines that examine issues related to Language, Literature, Culture and Critical Theory, as well as dynamic cross-disciplinary discussions that engage the links between these and other domains.
The PhD in Humanities and the Association of Humanities Academics at the University of Louisville announce the 4th annual University of Louisville Graduate Conference in Humanities on Friday, March 22, 2013. The theme for this year's conference is "Global Humanities."
Keynote speakers are Qwo-Li Driskill, co-editor of Queer Indigenous Studies; Critical Interventions in Theory, Politics and Literature (2011) and Peter Van Buren, a former employee of the U.S. Foreign Service and author of We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People (2011).
CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed "Revolution and Rebirth in
English Studies," which will be held at The University of Texas at
Brownsville on Saturday, March 9, 2013. The city of Brownsville
is found on the southernmost tip of Texas, a short 30-minute drive
from the beautiful South Padre Island beach.
EGADS! is accepting proposals fitting to the theme in all areas
of English studies including but not limited to:
For 20 years, Montreal's annual EDGY WOMEN Festival has presented politicized, experimental and playful performance pieces, as well as workshops and lectures addressing evolving issues around gender and/or feminism. This year's festival will include an inaugural Edgy Colloquium, focusing on the theme ARTS/SPORTS/GENDER. The colloquium aims to facilitate discussion of these themes through both
academic and non‐academic presentations in an unconventional setting: it will take place Thursday,
March 7, 2013 in the ring at the Blue Cat Boxing Club in Montreal. Colloquium submissions might
include performance pieces, artists' talks, lived experience reflections, and research presentations;
The twin issues of religion and development have had a long history of engagement in the humanities. From the perspectives of history and international relations, language and literature, and theatre arts, there have been many far-reaching scholarly enquiries into the complex relationship between the two and the roles they have played in helping to facilitate or to hinder personal, national and global progress.
The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY) Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University March 8th-9th, 2013
Keynote: Dr. Alberto Moreiras
Saturday 23rd March 2013, University of Lincoln, UK
Confirmed keynote speaker: Mark Ravenhill
This symposium takes place at the end of a weeklong Mark Ravenhill Festival. Discussion will be focused around the significance of Ravenhill's work in the 21st century.
Papers may focus on topics such as: dysfunctionality; gender and/or sexuality; sexuality and violence; the continuing relevance (or not) of 'in-yer-face' conceptualisations of Ravenhill's work; new forms/new dramaturgies; satire; political subjectivities; nation/war/terrorism; ecology; the significance of affect; new theoretical approaches to Ravenhill's work; and performing Ravenhill.
Adrian Johnston (University of New Mexico)
Dorothea Olkowski (UCCS/Rotman Institute)
Michael Naas (Depaul)
We are pleased to announce that on May 10-11 2013, we will be hosting an interdisciplinary conference on the emergence and renewal of French thought in the 21st century at the University of Notre Dame.
CALL FOR PAPERS
2013 Workshop on Computational Models of Narrative (CMN 2013)
4-6 August 2013
Universitaet Hamburg, Germany
(a satellite workshop of CogSci 2013: The 35th meeting of the Cognitive
Science Society Berlin, Germany, 31 July - 3 August 2013)
Richard Gerrig, Stony Brook University, U.S.A.
Inderjeet Mani, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Paper Submission: http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=cmn2013
CALL FOR PAPERS
INTERMEDIALITY IN THE DIGITAL ARTS
A Graduate Student Conference
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, March 2, 2013
The Graduate Student Organization of the French Department at Rutgers University seeks paper proposals for a Conference to be held at Rutgers on March 2nd, 2013.