category: international conferences

1st Istanbul Critical Theory Conference: Adorno and Politics 2-4 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Bogazici University
contact email: 
adornoconference@boun.edu.tr

Adorno and Politics. 1st Istanbul Critical Theory Conference
2.-4. June 2016 at Bogazici University Istanbul

10th Annual Landscape, Space, and Place Conference March 3-5, 2016, Abstracts DUE: Jan. 11, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Landscape Studies and Department of Geography
contact email: 
IUlandscapeconference@gmail.com

The Eighth Annual Charles Town International Maroon Conference: Toward a Borderless Indigenous Community June 23-26, 2016, Asafu

full name / name of organization: 
Charles Town International Maroon Conference
contact email: 
fbotkin@towson.edu or maroonconference@gmail.com

Indigenous communities offer models of collective sustainability, territorial sovereignty, ecological justice, and cultural persistence, keenly appealing to a world threatened by environmental pillage

18th Annual Conference of the MArxist Reading Group: Extracting the Resources of History

full name / name of organization: 
Marxist Reading Group
contact email: 
theufmrg@gmail.com

Extracting the Resources of History

Keynote Speakers: Susan Buck-Morss, Christopher Pavsek, and Kristin Ross

10-12 March 2016 at the University of Florida

Dialogical Imaginations: Debating Aisthesis as Social Perception, Biopolitics, and New Ideas of Humanism

full name / name of organization: 
Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Germany
contact email: 
dialogical-imaginations@ku.de

In the name of the master’s program “Aisthesis: Art and Literary Culture – Discourses and Methodologies from a Historical Perspective,” encouraged by the Elite Network of Bavaria and of the Ca

Gradaute Conference: Seeking Refuge, 23-24 May, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
seekingrefuge2016@gmail.com

The OED defines ‘refuge’ as “the state of being safe or sheltered from pursuit, danger or difficulty.” As this all-encompassing definition suggests, refuge is a multifarious concept, subject t

What is an Image in Medieval and Early Modern England? SAMEMES-5, Zurich, 9-11th September 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Antoinina Bevan Zlatar, Olga Timofeeva / University of Zurich
contact email: 
a.bevan.zlatar@es.uzh.ch

What is an Image in Medieval and Early Modern England?

Swiss Association of Medieval and Early Modern English Studies

Fifth Biennial Conference

Line by Line: Habits and Practices of Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Shiv Nadar University
contact email: 
anannya.dasgupta@snu.edu.in

Line by Line: The Habits and Practices of Writing
(19th & 20th February 2016)
Abstracts are due by Dec 31st 2015
Please email a 350 words abstract and CV to snuengevents@snu.edu.in

VI Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture - Transvisuality

full name / name of organization: 
The Lisbon Consortium
contact email: 
lxconsortium@gmail.com

Call for Papers

VI Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture

"Transvisuality"

Lisbon, June 27 – July 2, 2016

Deadline for paper proposals: January 31 2016

[UPDATE] CDE Conference 2016 – CFP: “Theater and Mobility”

full name / name of organization: 
The German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English
contact email: 
kerstin.schmidt@ku.de / nathalie.aghoro@ku.de

25th Annual CDE Conference, Eichstätt, 26-29 May 2016

(EXTENDED DEADLINE)Circling The Elements Conference: The State(s) of Hip Hop & Rap

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication : Circling The Elements Conference: The State(s) of Hip Hop & Rap
contact email: 
cowc@asurams.edu

Since its lean beginning in the concrete jungles, Hip Hop has grown into a national and international movement that stretches far beyond the streets of its urban environment(s).

UPDATE: Power & Politics in Print

full name / name of organization: 
The Free Exchange Conference, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

We are writing to let you know about an exciting partnership which has developed as we move forward with plans for our annual "Free Exchange Conference" this year.

Translation and philososophy

full name / name of organization: 
Claire Wrobel / Bentham Centre (Sciences Po Law School) and University Paris II
contact email: 
claire.wrobel@u-paris2.fr

Call for papers for the one-day conference
TRANSLATION AND PHILOSOPHY
organized by the Bentham Centre (Sciences Po Law School, EA 4461) in Paris, France, on April 15th, 2016

CFP Modernity & the European Mind: Writing the Past, Constructing Identities. 16 & 17 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Literature; University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom
contact email: 
christine.berberich@port.ac.uk

Modernity & the European Mind: Writing the Past, Constructing Identities.
A two-day international symposium hosted by the Centre for Studies in Literature at the University of Portsmouth.

Persons and Sexualities

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
PS9@inter-disciplinary.net

Persons and Sexualities
Call for Participation 2016

A Sexuality Project
9th Global Meeting

Sunday 10th July – Tuesday 12th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford

Diasporas

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
diaspora8@inter-disciplinary.net

Diasporas
8th Global Meeting of the Diasporas Research Stream
A Culture, Traditions, Societies Project

Call for Participation 2016

Wednesday 6th July – Friday 8th July 2016

Border Crossings:Translation, Migration, & Gender in the Americas, the Transatlantic, & the Transpacific (5–8 July 2017))

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers and Université Bordeaux Montaigne
contact email: 
ssaww2017.bordeaux.montaigne@gmail.com

Border Crossings:Translation, Migration, & Gender in the Americas, the Transatlantic, & the Transpacific

"Flows and Undercurrents: Dimensions of (Im)mobility in North America", June 2-4, 2016 [Deadline: February 7, 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate School of North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin
contact email: 
gsnas.conference2016@gsnas.fu-­berlin.de

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EXTENDED DEADLINE 15 JANUARY The Poetics of Place: Performing Selves In and Beyond Cities

full name / name of organization: 
13th Annual Université de Montréal English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
UdeMEGC2016@gmail.com

In The Production of Space, Henri Lefebvre describes the city as “a production and reproduction of human beings by human beings.” This conference aims to explore the poetics of (non)urban spaces a

update -Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World 3rd International Conference on Language, Linguistics, Literature and Transla

full name / name of organization: 
Sultan Qaboos University
contact email: 
squconference2016@gmail.com

Connecting the Dots in a Glocalized World 2016 will provide a forum for the exchange of ideas in the four main disciplines of language, linguistics, literature and translation.

Gender Equity and Social Justice in Education

full name / name of organization: 
St. Michael’s College, University of Toronto
contact email: 
usmc.principalsoffice@utoronto.ca

The purpose of this conference is to gather scholars interested in the study of women and gender inequities in education throughout the world.

[UPDATE] Roald Dahl Centenary Conference 16th-18th June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University
contact email: 
DahlConference@cardiff.ac.uk

This interdisciplinary international conference, held in Cardiff, the city of Roald Dahl’s birth and childhood, in his centenary year (16th-18th June 2016), will give further impetus to the substant

[UPDATE] Great Writing International Creative Writing conference (02/01; 06/18-06/19 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK)

Sat. June 18 – Sun. June 19 2016

Imperial College, London

Call for papers: The Humanities, the Neurosciences and the Brain

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, UC Santa Barbara
contact email: 
ezinn@ucsb.ihc.edu

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center welcomes paper proposals for “The Humanities, the Neurosciences and the Brain,” an interdisciplinary conference exploring the multiple accords, and discords

cprcsis 11 12 january 2016

full name / name of organization: 
cpracsis.org
contact email: 
cpracsis@gmail.com

C PRACSIS International Conference on
History, Theory and Writing
11&12January 2016 • Changanassery, Kerala, India
Center for Performance Research and Cultural Studies in South Asia

"Yoga Justice / Yoga Violence" Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Race and Yoga Working Group
contact email: 
tria.andrews@berkeley.edu

The Race and Yoga Research Working Group at the University of California, Berkeley will host its third annual conference on Friday, April 22, 2016.

“Paratheatrical Entertainments in Shakespeare’s London and London’s Shakespeare” – seminar at World Shakespeare Congress 2016

full name / name of organization: 
World Shakespeare Congress
contact email: 
e.semple@ucc.ie

“Paratheatrical Entertainments in Shakespeare’s London and London’s Shakespeare” – seminar at the World Shakespeare Congress 2016.

Navigating the Metamodern

full name / name of organization: 
York University Art History Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
arthyorkconference@gmail.com

CFP: Navigating the Metamodern
York University
15th Annual Art History Graduate Symposium
March 19-20, 2016

“Only in Canada: Celebrity in the Great White North”

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association of Canada
contact email: 
yorkl@mcmaster.ca

This is a call for paper proposals for the panel, “Only in Canada: Celebrity in the Great White North,” to be submitted for consideration to the Popular Culture Association of Canada (PCAC) 6th An

CfP: "The Concepts of Home in the Context of Academe and Academic Fiction," Kyiv, Ukraine, 17-18 March 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wroclaw/Kyiv National Linguistic University
contact email: 
marta.lysik@uwr.edu.pl

Call for Papers

"The Concepts of Home in the Context
of Academe and Academic Fiction"
Kyiv, 17-18 March 2016

Panel
organised within the framework of the

Lotman and Techne: Traversing Natural and Social Sciences. April 21-22, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Levesque / Laboratoire de résistance sémiotique, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
contact email: 
colloque@resistancesemiotique.org

full CFP: http://resistancesemiotique.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Lotman-et-la-...

Lotman and Techne
Traversing Natural and Social Sciences

[UPDATE] Conference on Libraries, Montreal June 17-19 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Concordia University
contact email: 
ja.weingarten@concordia.ca

The Promise of Paradise: Reading, Researching, and Using the Private Library

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
- Jorge Luis Borges

CFP Reading Coetzee's Women

full name / name of organization: 
Monash University Prato Centre, Prato, Italy
contact email: 
melinda.harvey@monash.edu

Confirmed Participants/Keynotes:
Professor J.M. Coetzee (Adelaide)
Professor Zoë Wicomb (Strathclyde)
Professor David Attwell (York)
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford)

Transnational French Modernisms - 7-8 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Bootle, Rebecca Ferreboeuf, Zoë Roth (Durham University, UK)
contact email: 
transnationalfrenchmodernisms@gmail.com

Transnational French Modernisms
7th-8th July 2016, Durham University, UK

Keynote speakers:
Dr. Jonathan Eburne (Penn State)
Professor Susan Harrow (Bristol)

Visual Literacies as Visual Imageries

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
vis8@inter-disciplinary.net

Visual Literacies as Visual Imageries
8th Global Meeting of the Visual Literacies Project

Call for Participation 2016

Wednesday 6th July – Friday 8th July 2016

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