category: international conferences

Call for Submissions: Travel Writing (March, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel.

Magic and Literature: May 27-28, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English & Humanities, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh
contact email: 
conference.english@ulab.edu.bd

Call for Papers
International Conference
Magic and Literature

May 27-28, 2016

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Prof. Subir Dhar, Rabindra Bharati University

[UPDATE] Call for papers World Conference on Women's Studies

full name / name of organization: 
TIIKM Conferences
contact email: 
info@womenstudies.co

Theme - Empowering Future Generation of Women and Girls - Empowering Humanity
Academic Partner - Centre of Excellence for Women's Studies - University of Karachi, Pakistan
Date - 5 - 6 May 2016

Life Writing and Film Biography in the Trans-Cultural Context

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Life Writing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and Center for Biographical Research, University of Hawai'i at Manoa
contact email: 
sjtucflw@outlook.com

International Conference

Life Writing and Film Biography in the Trans-Cultural Context

Oct. 29-30, 2016, Shanghai, China

Letters and Conflict

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

Letters and Conflict
The 5th Global Meeting: The Writing Project

Call for Presentations 2016

Thursday 1st September – Saturday 3rd September 2016

Fear, Horror and Terror

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
fht10@inter-disciplinary.net

Fear, Horror and Terror
The Fear, Horror and Terror Project: 10th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

Friday 9th September – Sunday 11th September 2016

William Carlos Williams and San Francisco Poets panel. ALA 2016. Deadline: March 12th.

full name / name of organization: 
William Carlos Williams Society
contact email: 
copers@gmail.com

This panel sposored by the Williams Society is open to work which situates Williams in relation to figures or movements associated with the Bay Area, be they contemporary to Williams or subsequently i

CFP: "Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory"

full name / name of organization: 
Humber College and the International Festival of Authors
contact email: 
daniel.hambly@humber.ca

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
"Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory"

Toronto, October 28-29, 2016.

[UPDATE] Adoption and Culture: Building Communities, Changing Discourses 27-29 October 2016, Minneapolis, MN

full name / name of organization: 
Sixth Biennial Conference of the Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture
contact email: 
asac.conference@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Lorraine Dusky, Margaret Jacobs, and Deann Borshay Liem, introducing her new film, _Geographies of Kinship_.

[UPDATE] 'Failure' - Excursions Journal (extended deadline: 1st April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

We have extended the deadline for submissions for the next issue of Excursions Journal, 'Failure' - the new deadline for submissions is 1st April 2016.

Australia–South Asia: Contestations and Remonstrances (University of Liège, 26-28 January 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
European Association for Studies of Australia/University of Liège
contact email: 
easaliegeconference2017@ulg.ac.be

Call for papers International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Lara mendez
contact email: 
info@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies 2356-5926
a Thomson Reuters Journal invites all researchers to submit their paper for the upcoming issue March-June 2016

CfP The 6th Global Conference 'Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers ', Nice, 20 – 21 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dorian Isone/ Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

The 6th Global Conference
‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers’

20 – 21 May 2016, Nice, Côte d'Azur, France

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

Discourses of Belonging

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session: MLA 2017 Convention
contact email: 
banerjeerupsa07@gmail.com

This panel proposes to study the shifting registers of geographic identity post-1960s. Submissions for any language dealing with post-1960s literature are welcome. Panelists may consider-

egocentrism and anthropocentrism in language and discoruse, 30-31 March 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Ecole Normale Supérieure (Lyon, France)
contact email: 
sandrine.sorlin@univ-amu.fr

This conference seeks to investigate the linguistic manifestations of egocentrism and anthropocentrism.

Waste and the Archive, MSA 18 Pasadena

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
laura.james@stonybrook.edu

Waste and the Archive

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel.

“Coming to Terms with Film-Philosophy” Conference and Masterclass with Alain Badiou, Toronto, Canada May 16-17, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
York University and TIFF Bell Lightbox
contact email: 
yorkfilmphilosophy@gmail.com

Although it has established itself as a sub-discipline or hybrid of film and philosophy in various European formations, film-philosophy is relatively new to North American cinema and media studies.

Urban Studies Area - Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Urban Studies Area
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016
Chicago, IL

Politics, Money and Sport: Spaces, Places and Mega-Events

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
sport5@inter-disciplinary.net

Politics, Money and Sport: Spaces, Places and Mega-Events
The Sport Project: Probing the Boundaries: 5th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

'All the World's a Stage: Performing Identity in Everyday Life', a one-day inter-disciplinary conference, 1 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
performingidentity2016@gmail.com

One-day inter-disciplinary conference at the University of Bristol, 1st July 2016

Keynote Speakers: Dr Angela McShane, Royal College of Art/ V&A

Women of the Mediterranean: Representations and Self-Representations

full name / name of organization: 
Women of the Mediterranean
contact email: 
womenofthemediterranean@gmail.com

Conference Location: Sant'Anna Institute, Sorrento (Italy)
Conference Director: Giovanni Spani (College of the Holy Cross)
Conference Coordinator: Marco Marino (Sant'Anna Institute)

Fictionality in representations of Japan and Europe from a cross-cultural perspective

full name / name of organization: 
Mutual Images
contact email: 
mutualimages@gmail.com

For the fourth Mutual Images workshop, we seek to explore the dynamic relations between Japan and Europe through the notion of fictionality.

Literature, Language and Cultural Nationalism in Cameroon/Africa (25-26 August 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Cameroon English Language and Literature Association
contact email: 
conference@cella-cameroon.org

August 25 - 26, 2016
The University of Bamenda, NWR, Cameroon.

"There is no great literature without nationality, no great nationality without literature." (Yeats, 1989: 30)

Aboriginal North America and Europe: Strengthening Connections (November 11-13 2016, Poznań, Poland)

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
strengtheningconnectionsPoznan@gmail.com

The aim of the conference is to bring together aboriginal and non-aboriginal North American and European scholars, artists and activists and provide a venue for exchanging views, ideas and scholarship

THE INTERFACE OF LITERATURE AND ECONOMY

full name / name of organization: 
The English Language and Literature Association of Korea
contact email: 
ellakconference@gmail.com

THE INTERFACE OF LITERATURE AND ECONOMY

The English Language and Literature Association of Korea

13–15 December 2016
Daejeon Convention Center, Daejeon, Korea

After Chichele: Intellectual and Cultural Dynamics of the English Church, 1443-1517 (28-30 June 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of English, University of Oxford
contact email: 
vincent.gillespie@ell.ox.ac.uk

An international conference organised by the Faculty of English, University of Oxford.

Call for Books of Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Angora Press
contact email: 
angorapress@outlook.com

The Angora Press is currently looking for original books of poetry. Typical manuscripts will run between 50-100 pages. As well, the poetry must tell a story and have unity.

Theorizing Borders in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture/M/MLA Nov. 10-13, 2016/Abstracts Due: Apr. 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association/Children's and Young Adult Sessions
contact email: 
amalkovich@concord.edu, memusgra@iupui.edu

Theorizing Borders in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture

The Psychology of the Fairy Tale

full name / name of organization: 
MLA (Modern Language Association) 2017 Convention
contact email: 
padmini.sukumaran@gmail.com

Are you interested in examining the fairy tale genre through a psychoanalytic lens?
Please submit 250-300 word abstracts to Padmini Sukumaran at padmini.sukumaran@gmail.com by March 15, 2016.

"(em)body": 5th Annual UC Berkeley Comparative Literature Undergraduate Research Symposium [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
UC Berkeley Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
calcomplit@gmail.com

PLEASE SHARE WIDELY WITH UNDERGRADUATES:

The UC Berkeley Comparative Literature Undergraduate Research Symposium 2016 committee is currently accepting proposals for its 5th annual conference.

Fifteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
New Directions in the Humanities Knowledge Community
contact email: 
support@thehumanities.com

Imperial College London
London, UK
5-7 July 2017

[UPDATE] Call For Papers: International Vampire Film and Arts Festival - 26-29 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Vampire Film and Arts Festival
contact email: 
rebecca.williams@southwales.ac.uk

Call For Papers: International Vampire Film and Arts Festival - 26-29 May 2016
full name / name of organization:
International Vampire Film and Arts Festival
contact email:

Making Sense of Food - Exploring the Food Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
food5@inter-disciplinary.net

Making Sense of: Food
Exploring the Food Experience

The Food Project: 5th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations

Thursday 1st September – Saturday 3rd September 2016

[UPDATE] Translation Theory Today Abstracts Due 3/1 The Graduate Center, CUNY

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Theory Certificate and Centr for the Humanities, The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
translationtheorytoday@gmail.com

Translation Theory Today: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Critical Theory

Keynote Speakers:
Homi K. Bhabha (Harvard University)
Edwin Frank (The New York Review of Books Classics)

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