April Conference Thirteen, 24-26 April 2014

The Thirteenth International Conference on English and American Literature and Culture

Trzynasta Międzynarodowa Konferencja Anglistów

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Beyond Words: Crossing Borders in English Studies


Thursday 24 April – Saturday 26 April 2014. For a detailed schedule go to Conference Program.

Paper Proposal Submission

We invite papers on a variety of topics from researchers, academic teachers as well as graduate and postgraduate students. Please send abstracts of ca 200 words to the organizers of the appropriate sessions at the following email addresses:
General sessions (British and American literature, general and applied linguistics, translation and cultural studies, teaching English as a foreign language, and related topics): ac.general.sessions@gmail.com.
Thematic sessions:
Digital Humanities: ac.digital.humanities@gmail.com
James Joyce: ac.j.joyce@gmail.com
Language Contacts: ac.lang.contacts@gmail.com
Old and Middle English Literature: ac.early.english@gmail.com.

The extended deadline for paper proposals: January 15, 2014.
Notifications of acceptance will be sent by: January 25, 2014.
The deadline for registration and payment of the conference fee: March 31, 2014.

Plenary Speakers

Professor Paul Hamilton (Queen Mary, University of London, UK)
Professor Christoph Houswitschka (University of Bamberg, DE)
Professor Michael Irwin (Uniwersity of Kent, UK)
Professor Henryk Kardela (Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, PL)
Professor Wayne Franklin (University of Connecticut, USA)
Dr Anne Rowe (Kingston University, UK)
Professor Elżbieta Tabakowska (Jagiellonian University, PL)

Conference Fee

The Conference fee is 600 PLN (approx. 150 EUR, or 200 USD) and 100 PLN (approx. 25 EUR, or 35 USD) for PhD students and graduate students. The student fee does not include the conference dinner.

Advisory Board

Dr hab. Zygmunt Mazur (Head)
Prof. dr hab. Teresa Bela
Prof. dr hab. Elżbieta Chrzanowska-Kluczewska
Prof. dr hab. Marta Gibińska-Marzec
Dr hab. Bożena Kucała
Prof. dr hab. Elżbieta Mańczak-Wohlfeld
Prof. dr hab. Anna Niżegorodcew
Dr hab. Andrzej Pawelec
Prof. dr hab. Krystyna Stamirowska
Dr hab. Grzegorz Szpila
Dr hab. Anna Walczuk
Dr hab. Ewa Willim
Dr hab. Władysław Witalisz


Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland
Collegium Medicum, ul. Św. Anny 12
Collegium Maius, ul. Jagiellonska 15
Collegium Novum, ul. Gołębia 24

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Dr Michał Choiński
Dr Mateusz Urban

Institute of English Studies
Jagiellonian University

ul. prof. S. Łojasiewicza 4, 30-348 Kraków
tel. +4812 664 56 84


Last update: April 15, 2014, by Michał Choiński