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CFP: Buddhism and Literature (8/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 2, 2004 - 6:57am
James Najarian

Proposals sought for a proposed collection of essays entitled
"Buddhism: 'Eastern' Religion, World Literature" on interactions among
Buddhist faiths, writings, practices and "Western" literature. Most
interested in proposed histories of Buddhism and literature within a
single period (20-c British, for example); investigations of the
influence of a particular Buddhist school or Buddhist text over time or
over several texts, investigations of groups of similar texts by
different authors, or investigations of Buddhism within the work of
single significant figures, like Thoreau or Kerouac. Less interested in
investigations of a single text unless it is an undeniably important

UPDATE: Gender, Sexuality, and Internet Consumers (7/30/04; book)

updated: 
Friday, February 27, 2004 - 6:12am
DimpleGodiwala_at_aol.com

Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Britain: Internet consumers=20

Book publication: CALL FOR CHAPTERS

This research in progress is aimed at being disseminated in the form of a=20
book.=C2=A0 Gender studies scholars, scholars
studying the changing nature of sexualities, scholars of masculinities, gay=20
studies,
queer theory are invited to contribute. Chapters according to the formats=20
below are invited.=20

Abstract

UPDATE: Gender, Sexuality, and Internet Consumers (7/30/04; book)

updated: 
Friday, February 27, 2004 - 6:12am
DimpleGodiwala_at_aol.com

Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Britain: Internet consumers=20

Book publication: CALL FOR CHAPTERS

This research in progress is aimed at being disseminated in the form of a=20
book.=C2=A0 Gender studies scholars, scholars
studying the changing nature of sexualities, scholars of masculinities, gay=20
studies,
queer theory are invited to contribute. Chapters according to the formats=20
below are invited.=20

Abstract

CFP: Lee Miller (4/19/04 & 8/2/04; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, February 26, 2004 - 4:38am
Annalisa Zox-Weaver

Lee Miller in Focus: Critical Reflections on Photography, World War II, and
the Avant-Garde, a proposed collection edited by Annalisa Zox-Weaver

CFP: Eighteenth-Century Novel: Festschrift for Everett Zimmerman (7/15/04; journal)

updated: 
Thursday, February 26, 2004 - 4:38am
SSpencer_at_ucok.edu

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS - FESTSCHRIFT FOR EVERETT ZIMMERMAN

AMS Press is seeking contributions for a special Festschrift edition of its
annual publication, Eighteenth-Century Novel. Publication is tentatively
scheduled for 2005. Final drafts of all manuscripts should be submitted by
15 July 2004.

At present the plan is to limit contributors to former students of
Professor Zimmerman, though other connections may be considered depending
on the response we get.

Manuscripts and queries should be sent to the editor of this volume:

Professor Susan Spencer
Department of English
University of Central Oklahoma
100 N University Drive
Edmond OK 73034-0184

CFP: Eighteenth-Century Novel: Festschrift for Everett Zimmerman (7/15/04; journal)

updated: 
Thursday, February 26, 2004 - 4:38am
SSpencer_at_ucok.edu

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS - FESTSCHRIFT FOR EVERETT ZIMMERMAN

AMS Press is seeking contributions for a special Festschrift edition of its
annual publication, Eighteenth-Century Novel. Publication is tentatively
scheduled for 2005. Final drafts of all manuscripts should be submitted by
15 July 2004.

At present the plan is to limit contributors to former students of
Professor Zimmerman, though other connections may be considered depending
on the response we get.

Manuscripts and queries should be sent to the editor of this volume:

Professor Susan Spencer
Department of English
University of Central Oklahoma
100 N University Drive
Edmond OK 73034-0184

CFP: Postfeminism (5/30/04; e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 25, 2004 - 2:42am
ELISABETH JOYCE

Ebr (the electronic book review: http://www.altx.com/ebr) is soliciting =
essays to update its postfeminist thread. We are interested in fairly =
short (1000 =96 1500 word) essays on topics on innovative fiction or =
poetry, experimental media (women=92s electronic writing, for instance), =
on feminism (its current state), on postfeminism (did it exist? Does =
it?), etc.

For suggested books to review, see HOW2=92s =93InPrint=94 page: =
http://www.departments.bucknell.edu/stadler_center/how2/index.shtm

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Send essays by May 30, 2004, to Lisa Joyce (ejoyce_at_edinboro.edu).

UPDATE: Disability (8/9/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2004 - 3:58am
NBatra-Atenea

CFP UPDATE: Typo in subject header line of previous posting; should be
"disability" and not "diability"

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and
poetry.
URL: http://www.uprm.edu/atenea

The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
edition (June 2005) on disability issues.
Essays may address a wide variety of topics such as the issues of
disability studies as a field;
representations of disability in literature, film, popular culture, the
media;
the intersections of gender, sexuality, race, politics and disability.

CFP: Feminism & HBO (5/7/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2004 - 3:58am
Lisa Johnson

SPECIAL ISSUE OF THE SCHOLAR & FEMINIST (http://www.barnard.edu/sfonline)

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Deadline: May 7, 2004
=20
IT=B9S NOT TV, IT=B9S HBO:
SEX, GENDER, & DESIRE ON RECENT HBO SERIES
Editor: Lisa Johnson
=20
"This is way more than a tag line to us. This is the philosophy we infuse
with all of the decisions we make, whether programming or marketing or new
product calls. Everything we do is about doing things differently than
somewhere else." -Eric Kessler, AOL Time Warner sales and marketing
president, on the =B3It=B9s Not TV, It=B9s HBO=B2 advertising campaign, 1997-2003.

CFP: Feminism & HBO (5/7/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2004 - 3:58am
Lisa Johnson

SPECIAL ISSUE OF THE SCHOLAR & FEMINIST (http://www.barnard.edu/sfonline)

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Deadline: May 7, 2004
=20
IT=B9S NOT TV, IT=B9S HBO:
SEX, GENDER, & DESIRE ON RECENT HBO SERIES
Editor: Lisa Johnson
=20
"This is way more than a tag line to us. This is the philosophy we infuse
with all of the decisions we make, whether programming or marketing or new
product calls. Everything we do is about doing things differently than
somewhere else." -Eric Kessler, AOL Time Warner sales and marketing
president, on the =B3It=B9s Not TV, It=B9s HBO=B2 advertising campaign, 1997-2003.

CFP: Composition Studies: Small Colleges (3/15/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2004 - 3:58am
Weiser, Mary Elizabeth

The editors of Composition Studies announce a special issue devoted to
composition in the small college. Submissions may address any aspect of
teaching or administering composition in the small college. How do
differences in size, mission, and faculty work affect the nature of
writing programs and writing instruction in small colleges? What role can
and should small colleges play in shaping Composition Studies as a field?
How can writing instruction in small colleges complicate or call into
question dominant assumptions about composition professionals and their
work? Course designs are also welcome. See the website for details about
format.

CFP: Thinking Classroom (journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Beverly Michaels

Thinking Classroom (also published in Russian as Peremena) is seeking manuscripts that offer a global perspective and focus on active inquiry, student-centered learning, and critical thinking. The editors of this quarterly journal for educators are especially interested in the experience of practicing teachers and teacher educators around the world.

The editors invite you to tell us about
* How writing can promote critical thinking
* How you encourage thoughtful writing
* Changes in your society that affect the way you teach
* Your teaching or learning experiences in different countries
* An educational theory that affected your classroom practices
* How you help students develop a global perspective

CFP: Thinking Classroom (journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Beverly Michaels

Thinking Classroom (also published in Russian as Peremena) is seeking manuscripts that offer a global perspective and focus on active inquiry, student-centered learning, and critical thinking. The editors of this quarterly journal for educators are especially interested in the experience of practicing teachers and teacher educators around the world.

The editors invite you to tell us about
* How writing can promote critical thinking
* How you encourage thoughtful writing
* Changes in your society that affect the way you teach
* Your teaching or learning experiences in different countries
* An educational theory that affected your classroom practices
* How you help students develop a global perspective

CFP: Thinking Classroom (journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Beverly Michaels

Thinking Classroom (also published in Russian as Peremena) is seeking manuscripts that offer a global perspective and focus on active inquiry, student-centered learning, and critical thinking. The editors of this quarterly journal for educators are especially interested in the experience of practicing teachers and teacher educators around the world.

The editors invite you to tell us about
* How writing can promote critical thinking
* How you encourage thoughtful writing
* Changes in your society that affect the way you teach
* Your teaching or learning experiences in different countries
* An educational theory that affected your classroom practices
* How you help students develop a global perspective

CFP: Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare (8/30/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Melnikoff, Kirk

Shakespeare Bulletin
A Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship
University of West Georgia

CALL FOR PAPERS

"Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare"

Shakespeare Bulletin is seeking essays for a special edition of the
Shakespeare on Film Newsletter (which is published as part of SB) dedicated
to Orson Welles and Shakespeare. Essays can be on any aspect of Welles'
filmic work with Shakespeare.

CFP: Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare (8/30/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Melnikoff, Kirk

Shakespeare Bulletin
A Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship
University of West Georgia

CALL FOR PAPERS

"Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare"

Shakespeare Bulletin is seeking essays for a special edition of the
Shakespeare on Film Newsletter (which is published as part of SB) dedicated
to Orson Welles and Shakespeare. Essays can be on any aspect of Welles'
filmic work with Shakespeare.

CFP: Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare (8/30/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Melnikoff, Kirk

Shakespeare Bulletin
A Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship
University of West Georgia

CALL FOR PAPERS

"Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare"

Shakespeare Bulletin is seeking essays for a special edition of the
Shakespeare on Film Newsletter (which is published as part of SB) dedicated
to Orson Welles and Shakespeare. Essays can be on any aspect of Welles'
filmic work with Shakespeare.

CFP: Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare (8/30/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Melnikoff, Kirk

Shakespeare Bulletin
A Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship
University of West Georgia

CALL FOR PAPERS

"Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare"

Shakespeare Bulletin is seeking essays for a special edition of the
Shakespeare on Film Newsletter (which is published as part of SB) dedicated
to Orson Welles and Shakespeare. Essays can be on any aspect of Welles'
filmic work with Shakespeare.

CFP: Performance in the Long 18th Century: Theatre, Music, Dance (book series)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Erika Gaffney

Announcing a new series from Ashgate Publishing Company

Studies in Performance in the Long Eighteenth Century: Theatre, Music, Dance

Series Editors: Jane Milling, University of Exeter and Kathryn Lowerre,
Michigan State University

Focusing on performance culture during the long eighteenth century, this
series offers studies in all types of cultural performance including
theatre, opera, dance, musical performance, and popular entertainments. It
is a forum for interdisciplinary work, drawing the debates of historians and
musicologists as well as literary, dance, theatre and opera scholars into a
creative symbiosis.

CFP: Performance in the Long 18th Century: Theatre, Music, Dance (book series)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Erika Gaffney

Announcing a new series from Ashgate Publishing Company

Studies in Performance in the Long Eighteenth Century: Theatre, Music, Dance

Series Editors: Jane Milling, University of Exeter and Kathryn Lowerre,
Michigan State University

Focusing on performance culture during the long eighteenth century, this
series offers studies in all types of cultural performance including
theatre, opera, dance, musical performance, and popular entertainments. It
is a forum for interdisciplinary work, drawing the debates of historians and
musicologists as well as literary, dance, theatre and opera scholars into a
creative symbiosis.

CFP: Performance in the Long 18th Century: Theatre, Music, Dance (book series)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
Erika Gaffney

Announcing a new series from Ashgate Publishing Company

Studies in Performance in the Long Eighteenth Century: Theatre, Music, Dance

Series Editors: Jane Milling, University of Exeter and Kathryn Lowerre,
Michigan State University

Focusing on performance culture during the long eighteenth century, this
series offers studies in all types of cultural performance including
theatre, opera, dance, musical performance, and popular entertainments. It
is a forum for interdisciplinary work, drawing the debates of historians and
musicologists as well as literary, dance, theatre and opera scholars into a
creative symbiosis.

CFP: African American Poetry and Internationalism (6/1/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:17am
Lmramey_at_aol.com

By June 2004, I plan to finish editing a journal issue on African American
Poetry and Internationalism, which will have a special focus on the period of
the sixties and seventies, and the Heritage Series of Black Poetry published by
Paul Breman. I would welcome the opportunity to read a small number of
additional articles relating to British-American intersections of poetry publication
during this period, or poets whose work appeared in the Heritage Series,
especially Russell Atkins, Lloyd Addison, Ellease Southerland (Ebele Oseye), James
W. Thompson, Clarence Major, Mukhtarr Mustapha, Ray Durem, Sebastian Clarke
(Amon Saba Saakana), Eseoghene (Lindsay Barrett), Ronald L. Fair, and Samuel W.

CFP: African American Poetry and Internationalism (6/1/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:17am
Lmramey_at_aol.com

By June 2004, I plan to finish editing a journal issue on African American
Poetry and Internationalism, which will have a special focus on the period of
the sixties and seventies, and the Heritage Series of Black Poetry published by
Paul Breman. I would welcome the opportunity to read a small number of
additional articles relating to British-American intersections of poetry publication
during this period, or poets whose work appeared in the Heritage Series,
especially Russell Atkins, Lloyd Addison, Ellease Southerland (Ebele Oseye), James
W. Thompson, Clarence Major, Mukhtarr Mustapha, Ray Durem, Sebastian Clarke
(Amon Saba Saakana), Eseoghene (Lindsay Barrett), Ronald L. Fair, and Samuel W.

CFP: African American Poetry and Internationalism (6/1/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:17am
Lmramey_at_aol.com

By June 2004, I plan to finish editing a journal issue on African American
Poetry and Internationalism, which will have a special focus on the period of
the sixties and seventies, and the Heritage Series of Black Poetry published by
Paul Breman. I would welcome the opportunity to read a small number of
additional articles relating to British-American intersections of poetry publication
during this period, or poets whose work appeared in the Heritage Series,
especially Russell Atkins, Lloyd Addison, Ellease Southerland (Ebele Oseye), James
W. Thompson, Clarence Major, Mukhtarr Mustapha, Ray Durem, Sebastian Clarke
(Amon Saba Saakana), Eseoghene (Lindsay Barrett), Ronald L. Fair, and Samuel W.

CFP: Consciousness, Literature and the Arts (book series)

updated: 
Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:17am
Dr Daniel Meyer-Dinkgrafe

CALL FOR MANUSCRIPTS

Rodopi is launching a new series, initially limited to six volumes, on
Consciousness, Literature and the Arts

General Editor:
Daniel Meyer-Dinkgräfe

Editorial Board:
Anna Bonshek, John Danvers, William S. Haney II, Amy Ione, Arthur Versluis,
Christopher Webster

The series entitled "Consciousness, Literature and the Arts" is a scholarly
line of books consisting of monographs (and thematic collections of
articles), in the English language, dealing with a wide variety of areas,
problems, and applications within the broad field of consciousness studies
in relation to literature, film, music, media and the arts with all their
sub-genres.

Editorial Address:

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