category: interdisciplinary

Scenography and Borders: Practice, Place and Politics -- deadline 18 Aoril 2016; conference 5-7 Sept 2016

full name / name of organization: 
TaPRA
contact email: 
sogorman@lincoln.ac.uk

TaPRA's Scenography Working Group invites proposals for our forthcoming meeting at the annual TaPRA conference in Bristol in September 2016.

Edited Collection: Cultural Representations of Breastfeeding

full name / name of organization: 
Ann Marie A. Short
contact email: 
aalfonso@saintmarys.edu

An examination of cultural representations of breastfeeding that attends to diffuse discourses about infant feeding, ranging from medical and anthropological to socioeconomic and cultural, all the whi

MLA 2017 Special Session - "Teeming Masses in the Transatlantic Imagination"

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2017 Special Session Proposal
contact email: 
stewartr@uci.edu

We are seeking proposals for a special session at the MLA 2017 conference.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Symposium at the International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia, Grožnjan, 29 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia
contact email: 
ivaw.groznjan@gmail.com

Submit proposals of 300-500 words to Symposium Coordinator Kimmy Szeto at ivaw.groznjan@gmail.com by 1 April 2016. Include a CV or a brief biographical note.

[UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE] The English Language Conference: "First Contact"

full name / name of organization: 
California State Dominguez Hills English Graduate Association
contact email: 
csudhega@gmail.com

The English Language Conference seeks papers from scholars in all fields of English, including but not limited to Literature, Rhetoric and Composition, TESL, Creative Writing, and Education.

Area of Whedon Studies - MPCA 2016 Conference: October 6 - 9, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
kwhaleyuky@gmail.com

We welcome proposals on any aspect of Whedon’s television and web texts (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly, Dr.

Eleventh International Conference on Design Principles & Practices – 2-4 March 2017 – Toronto, Canada

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@designprinciplesandpractices.com

http://designprinciplesandpractices.com/2017-conference/call-for-papers

CALL FOR PAPERS

ASLE Panel at MMLA 11/10-11/13 (due 4/5/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest MLA / Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment
contact email: 
ottuml@xavier.edu

This year’s Midwest Modern Language Association Convention will be held in St. Louis, MO November 10th-13th. Please see the conference website for details: http://www.luc.edu/mmla/convention/.

CFP- Estrema: Interdisciplinary Review for the Humanities, 9th issue Fall 2016, Deadline 31st May

full name / name of organization: 
Estrema: Interdisciplinary Review for the Humanities
contact email: 
estrema.cec@gmail.com

estrema: Interdisciplinary Review for the Humanities is an on-line publication of the Centre for Comparative Studies (CEC) of the School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon (FLUL).

Sexuality and Social Media

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
ssm1@inter-disciplinary.net

Sexuality and Social Media
A Sexualities Project Meeting
Call for Participation 2016
Friday 23rd September – Sunday 25th September 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Capital in Contemporary British and American Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Arul Benito Gerard
contact email: 
la14resch01002@iith.ac.in

Inviting papers for a panel on capital in contemporary British and American poetry. Possible concerns might include: financial crisis, utopianism and form.

[UPDATE] Reading Matters: Texts – Cultures – The World international conference, extended deadline: 1 April

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

Reading Matters: Texts – Cultures – The World

19-21 May 2016

Edited Book on Trauma, Memory, and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture. Abstracts due 16 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sharanya Jayawickrama/ Hong Kong Shue Yan University
contact email: 
sjayawickrama@hksyu.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for an edited book on Trauma, Memory and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture.

CFP: Philament 22: Precarity (An Online Journal of Postgraduate and Early Career Scholarship in Arts and Culture)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Chris Rudge University of Sydney
contact email: 
philament.usyd@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Philament: An Online Journal of Postgraduate and Early Career Scholarship in Arts and Culture

Philament 22: Precarity

[UPDATE - Deadline Extended] Writing as Activism: Motivating Social and Political Shifts

full name / name of organization: 
Brooklyn College English Graduate Program
contact email: 
jcdavis@brooklyn.cuny.edu

This year’s conference seeks to establish a link between the act of writing and activism by focusing on the strategies writers use to bring attention to their social and political aims.

- ROUNDTABLE - Teaching World Literature at the Borders

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA 2016 St. Louis, MO
contact email: 
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

In the spirit of MMLA’s conference theme of “Border States,” this roundtable seeks to explore new pedagogical approaches to the teaching of world literature to college undergraduates, especially

[UPDATE] Call for Papers - Lit Crit from a Left Perspective - St. John's University Humanities Review

full name / name of organization: 
St. John’s University Humanities Review (Vol. Fourteen, Issue 1/Spring 2016)
contact email: 
daniel.heffernan11@stjohns.edu

Slavoj Žižek has suggested that, after the spectacular failure of party-states in the twentieth century, it is no longer time for the Left to change the world, but again to interpret it.

British Fantasy Society Journal 16

full name / name of organization: 
The British Fantasy Society
contact email: 
bfsjournal@britishfantasysociety.org

BFS Journal 16 is due out in June/July.

[UPDATE] DEADLINE MARCH 14th ATHE Religion and Theatre Emerging Scholars Panel

full name / name of organization: 
ATHE Religion and Theatre Focus Group
contact email: 
megan.stahl@tufts.edu

The Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2016 Conference
Chicago, Illinois
Palmer House Hilton
August 11-14, 2016

Call for Papers: Symposium at the International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia, Grožnjan, 29 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Vocal Arts Workshop, Jeunesses Musicales Croatia
contact email: 
ivaw.groznjan@gmail.com

Performing the Other

"Literature at Sea: Maritime Literary Currents," 3-8 December 2016, deadline 15 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson / Troy University
contact email: 
litsea2016@easychair.org

CFP: “Literature at Sea: Maritime Literary Currents”
Mobile, AL, USA, 3-8 December 2016

LUSO-AFRO-BRAZILIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE AT SCMLA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Languages Association (SCMLA) 2016
contact email: 
celiacarmencordeiro@utexas.edu

Dear All,

Our panel entitled LUSO-AFRO-BRAZILIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE kindly requests abstracts for SCMLA 2016 in Dallas, Texas, in November 3-5.

The Street and the City - Awakenings: 14-15 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies
contact email: 
thestreetandthecity@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE - 21st MARCH 2116

'Like a piece of architecture, the city is a construction in space, but
one of vast scale, a thing perceived only in the course of long spans of time.

The Superhero

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
super2@inter-disciplinary.net

The Superhero
The Superhero Project: 2nd Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

Friday 9th September – Sunday 11th September 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Shakespeare and Fear

full name / name of organization: 
Société Française Shakespeare
contact email: 
contact@societefrancaiseshakespeare.org

Call for papers for the 2017 conference of the French Shakespeare Society

Annual Conference of the Société Française Shakespeare

12-14 January 2017

Autofiction in English

full name / name of organization: 
Hywel Dix, Bournemouth University, UK
contact email: 
HDix@bournemouth.ac.uk

Since the term was coined by Serge Doubrovsky in 1971, autofiction has become established as a recognisable genre within the French literary pantheon.

After the Deluge: Reframing/Sustaining Critique in Post-Harper Canada (October 28-29, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Carleton University
contact email: 
peter.thompson@carleton.ca

Proposals are invited for an interdisciplinary conference hosted by Carleton University’s School of Canadian Studies.

Call for Submissions—Inks: The Journal of the Comics Studies Society [NEW JOURNAL]

full name / name of organization: 
The Comics Studies Society
contact email: 
inks@comicssociety.org

We are pleased to announce the official call for submissions for Inks the new journal of the Comics Studies Society.

Michel Foucault: Discourse Theory and the Archive (Göttingen University, 16 July 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Johannes Schlegel / Ralf Haekel / Julia Kroll
contact email: 
johannes.schlegel@phil.uni-goettingen.de

Michel Foucault: Discourse Theory and the Archive
(Göttingen University, 16 July 2016)

NOSTALGIA - Deadline 20th April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dandelion Journal, Birkbeck College
contact email: 
mail@dandelionjournal.org

The Dandelion editors seek submissions on the theme of NOSTALGIA for their forthcoming issue.

Call for Abstracts for Essays in Why Charity: The Politics and Ethics of Charities and Charitable Giving Today

full name / name of organization: 
CAPPE, University of Brighton
contact email: 
t.lovat@brighton.ac.uk

Call for Abstracts for Essays in Why Charity: The Politics and Ethics of Charities and Charitable Giving Today

The Comics Work of Neil Gaiman: In Darkness, In Light, and In Shadow (essay abstracts due 15 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Michael Sommers, CMU, and Kyle Eveleth, U-Kentucky
contact email: 
sommerseveleth@gmail.com

Call for submissions to an edited collection requested by publisher

The Economy of Dress and Textiles: Avenues of Trade, Production and Consumption in the Early Modern Period

full name / name of organization: 
Dressing the Early Modern Network
contact email: 
info@dressingtheearlymodern.com

Thursday, 15 September 2016, University of Bologna, Dipartimento di Storia Culture e Civiltà, San Giovanni in Monte, Bologna, Italy

CFP: Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives, Proposed Collection of Essays, April 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Anne Phillips and Miranda Green-Barteet
contact email: 
annek@ksu.edu

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives

THE PATIENT- Examining Realities

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
patient5@inter-disciplinary.net

THE PATIENT
Examining Realities

5th Global Conference: The Health Project

Call for Presentations 2016

Monday 5th September – Wednesday 7th September 2016

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