Category academic conferences

Noir in the North

Originally posted on icelandnoir:
There’s more to November 2016 than Iceland Noir… The Crime Studies Network, with the Centre for Studies in Memory and Literature at the University of Iceland and with the University of Newcastle, will host Noir in the North in Reykjavik in November 2016. This conference is held in conjunction with the…

Newcastle Noir in Springtime!

Another year has passed…and this blog is two years old!  The Nordic Noir trend seems to be in its middle ages, new TV shows being made as we patiently wait, filling our time with tv shows from other places with similar elements –  dvds, box sets and books a plenty, not all new but some […]

CFP: Visualising the North

The 3rd International St Magnus Conference will be held in the Orkney Islands 14-16 April 2016. The CFP has now gone out (deadline 1/12/15), seeking papers and posters on a wide range of subject areas, such as literature, archaeology, sociology, ethnography, geography, history and art history. The conference theme is ‘Visualising the North’, and papers […]

CFP :Nordic Documentary Cinema

Intellect Ltd.. In the news section of the link above you can find more information  on this CFP

#NRN2015 Nordic Research Network Conference – registration closing soon!

We are going, are you? Registrations for NRN2015 will be closing in 11 days time on 1 February. There are a limited number of early bird packages at £25 remaining, which include the conference dinner. Once these have sold out the rate will rise to £35. We also have day rates available. This really will […]

CFP: Scandinavian Crime Fiction in the 21st Century

Originally posted on CRIME FICTION HERE AND THERE:
Annual Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study May 6-9, 2015 Columbus, Ohio STREAM 2: Scandinavian Crime Fiction in the 21st Century In recent years, the international interest in Scandinavian crime fiction has grown tremendously. Authors like Stieg Larsson, Camilla Läckberg, Karin Fossum, Jo…

Call for Papers: Fan Studies Network 2014 Conference, Regent’s University, London, UK, 27-28th September 2014

Originally posted on The Fan Studies Network:
Call for papers: THE FAN STUDIES NETWORK 2014 CONFERENCE 27-28th September 2014 Regent’s University, London, UK Keynote Speakers: Dr Paul Booth (DePaul University) Dr Rhiannon Bury (Athabasca University) Mr Orlando Jones (star of Sleepy Hollow, appearing for a virtual Q&A) For two years the Fan Studies Network has…

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