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CFP: Aging, Ageism, and Old Age (1/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, April 23, 2004 - 3:09am
Leni Marshall

CFP: National Women's Studies Association Journal (NWSA Journal)

Special Issue on Aging, Ageism, and Old Age, Spring 2006

Feminist theorists of old age, such as Baba Copper, Barbara Macdonald,
Cynthia Rich, and Margaret Cruikshank have charged that women's studies and
the feminist movement have, in large part, ignored the issue of aging. In a
field in which so many other aspects of body-based identity are recognized,
debated, de- and re-constructed, and challenged, the subject of old age
remains relatively unexamined and untheorized - nearly taboo.

CFP: Reviews and Review Essays on Nostalgia (6/7/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 21, 2004 - 4:40am
Douglas Dowland

The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies is currently seeking reviews and
review essays for our special issue "Nostalgia," co-edited by Tom Lutz and
Sean Scanlan. Possible texts to review include, but are not limited to:
nostalgia in literature, film, television, architecture, music, art,
"entertainment", criticism and theory, memoir, fashion; and the nostalgic
qualities of recent critical texts not necessarily addressing nostalgia in
its content.

UPDATE: Nostalgia (6/7/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 21, 2004 - 4:40am
Douglas Dowland

(UPDATE) CFP: NOSTALGIA (IJCS, 5/7/04)

UPDATE:

The deadline for submissions has been extended to JUNE 7, 2004. Inquiries
regarding submissions should be e-mailed to Sean Scanlan at
sean-scanlan_at_uiowa.edu.

The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies is currently soliciting submissions
for an upcoming special issue on:

NOSTALGIA

Guest Editors: Tom Lutz and Sean Scanlan

CFP: DLB American Poets of the 21st Century (deadline various; collection)

updated: 
Friday, April 16, 2004 - 2:43am
Richard Flynn

CFP: DLB American Poets of the 21st Century (deadline various; collection)

I am seeking contributors for The Dictionary of Literary Biography volume on
"American Poets of the 21st Century," a reference work about poets and their
lives and careers. The series is widely available in libraries and if you
are unfamiliar with the series, I suggest you look at the volumes concerning
American Poets since World War II, edited by R.S. Gwynn and Joseph Conte to
give you an idea of the format. You should also consult the web site of the
publisher, Bruccoli Clark Layman for further information:
http://www.bcl-manly.com

CFP: DLB American Poets of the 21st Century (deadline various; collection)

updated: 
Friday, April 16, 2004 - 2:43am
Richard Flynn

CFP: DLB American Poets of the 21st Century (deadline various; collection)

I am seeking contributors for The Dictionary of Literary Biography volume on
"American Poets of the 21st Century," a reference work about poets and their
lives and careers. The series is widely available in libraries and if you
are unfamiliar with the series, I suggest you look at the volumes concerning
American Poets since World War II, edited by R.S. Gwynn and Joseph Conte to
give you an idea of the format. You should also consult the web site of the
publisher, Bruccoli Clark Layman for further information:
http://www.bcl-manly.com

CFP: DLB American Poets of the 21st Century (deadline various; collection)

updated: 
Friday, April 16, 2004 - 2:43am
Richard Flynn

CFP: DLB American Poets of the 21st Century (deadline various; collection)

I am seeking contributors for The Dictionary of Literary Biography volume on
"American Poets of the 21st Century," a reference work about poets and their
lives and careers. The series is widely available in libraries and if you
are unfamiliar with the series, I suggest you look at the volumes concerning
American Poets since World War II, edited by R.S. Gwynn and Joseph Conte to
give you an idea of the format. You should also consult the web site of the
publisher, Bruccoli Clark Layman for further information:
http://www.bcl-manly.com

CFP: Twentieth-Century British and Anglophone Literature (website)

updated: 
Friday, April 16, 2004 - 2:43am
Bowling Kivmars

Call For Papers: 20th-Century British and Anglophone Literature

Literature Compass is seeking papers on all topics in the study of twentieth-century British and Anglophone literature.

Literature Compass (www.literature-compass.com), a new online resource from Blackwell Publishing, surveys new trends and developments in literary study. We publish original survey articles on new and important directions in criticism and theory (as well as a range of useful reference resources).

CFP: Skandalon: a graduate journal of theory (7/1/04; e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, April 16, 2004 - 2:43am
Mark Asberg

Skandalon: a graduate journal of theory

Call for Papers

Skandalon is a refereed graduate e-journal edited and published by the students of the Centre for the Study of Theory & Criticism, University of Western Ontario.

Within the confines of its biblical and ecclesiastical heritage, the word skandalon signifies a seductive enticement or occasion that incites behaviour that leads one to turn away from God and enter a movement towards ruin. In this very movement of reversal, however, there resides a going astray that points towards the thinking or theorizing of, or on, the scandalized.

CFP: Skandalon: a graduate journal of theory (7/1/04; e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, April 16, 2004 - 2:43am
Mark Asberg

Skandalon: a graduate journal of theory

Call for Papers

Skandalon is a refereed graduate e-journal edited and published by the students of the Centre for the Study of Theory & Criticism, University of Western Ontario.

Within the confines of its biblical and ecclesiastical heritage, the word skandalon signifies a seductive enticement or occasion that incites behaviour that leads one to turn away from God and enter a movement towards ruin. In this very movement of reversal, however, there resides a going astray that points towards the thinking or theorizing of, or on, the scandalized.

CFP: Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Quiet Mountain Essays

Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays, monthly online journal of women's writing, seeks previously unpublished 1-4 page essays written by women, from a feminist perspective.

Essay topics may include anything pertaining to: women's writing, art, work, politics, health, economics; women's personal/professional/academic experiences; lesbian life; women and class or disability issues. Essays may be academic, serious, humorous, or a combination. Archives and guidelines are onsite. http://www.quietmountainessays.org

CFP: Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Quiet Mountain Essays

Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays, monthly online journal of women's writing, seeks previously unpublished 1-4 page essays written by women, from a feminist perspective.

Essay topics may include anything pertaining to: women's writing, art, work, politics, health, economics; women's personal/professional/academic experiences; lesbian life; women and class or disability issues. Essays may be academic, serious, humorous, or a combination. Archives and guidelines are onsite. http://www.quietmountainessays.org

UPDATE: Feminist Studies: Within Hostile Borders (5/15/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Andreea D. Boboc

Update: Michigan Feminist Studies Extents Its Call for Papers to MAY 15,
2004

In addition, Michigan Feminist Studies organizes a JOURNAL COVER DESIGN
COMPETION, with the submission deadline May 15, 2004. The cover design
should reflect this year's theme, Within Hostile Borders. We welcome cover
design contributions from art departments across the country as well as
international submissions from undergraduate and graduate students.

CALL FOR PAPERS

Michigan Feminist Studies

Seeks submissions for its 2004 issue:

WITHIN HOSTILE BORDERS

UPDATE: Feminist Studies: Within Hostile Borders (5/15/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Andreea D. Boboc

Update: Michigan Feminist Studies Extents Its Call for Papers to MAY 15,
2004

In addition, Michigan Feminist Studies organizes a JOURNAL COVER DESIGN
COMPETION, with the submission deadline May 15, 2004. The cover design
should reflect this year's theme, Within Hostile Borders. We welcome cover
design contributions from art departments across the country as well as
international submissions from undergraduate and graduate students.

CALL FOR PAPERS

Michigan Feminist Studies

Seeks submissions for its 2004 issue:

WITHIN HOSTILE BORDERS

CFP: Arab Women's Autobiographical Writings in English (6/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Nawar Golley

Edited Book on Recent Arab Women's Autobiographical Writings in English
Call for contribution

    My book Reading Arab Women's Autobiographies. Shahrazad Tells Her
Story was published last November (2003) by Texas University Press.
The book fills a gap in the field. Texas University Press expressed
interest in another book in the same area.
    In the book, I looked at autobiographical, fictional
autobiographical and anthologies of interviews with women. I read texts
by Huda Shaarawi, Nawal El-Saadawi, Fadwa Tuqan, Bouthaina Shaaban,
Fatima Mernissi, and Nayra Atiya. The book also examined the
sociopolitical background of the texts as well as the tradition of
narrative theory.

CFP: Arab Women's Autobiographical Writings in English (6/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Nawar Golley

Edited Book on Recent Arab Women's Autobiographical Writings in English
Call for contribution

    My book Reading Arab Women's Autobiographies. Shahrazad Tells Her
Story was published last November (2003) by Texas University Press.
The book fills a gap in the field. Texas University Press expressed
interest in another book in the same area.
    In the book, I looked at autobiographical, fictional
autobiographical and anthologies of interviews with women. I read texts
by Huda Shaarawi, Nawal El-Saadawi, Fadwa Tuqan, Bouthaina Shaaban,
Fatima Mernissi, and Nayra Atiya. The book also examined the
sociopolitical background of the texts as well as the tradition of
narrative theory.

CFP: Arab Women's Autobiographical Writings in English (6/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Nawar Golley

Edited Book on Recent Arab Women's Autobiographical Writings in English
Call for contribution

    My book Reading Arab Women's Autobiographies. Shahrazad Tells Her
Story was published last November (2003) by Texas University Press.
The book fills a gap in the field. Texas University Press expressed
interest in another book in the same area.
    In the book, I looked at autobiographical, fictional
autobiographical and anthologies of interviews with women. I read texts
by Huda Shaarawi, Nawal El-Saadawi, Fadwa Tuqan, Bouthaina Shaaban,
Fatima Mernissi, and Nayra Atiya. The book also examined the
sociopolitical background of the texts as well as the tradition of
narrative theory.

CFP: Dress and Fashion in Literature (6/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Cynthia G Kuhn

**CALL FOR PAPERS: DRESS AND FASHION IN LITERATURE**

We are currently accepting proposals for a proposed collection of
essays on dress/fashion in literature. We are interested in material
on a variety of periods and genres. Issues under consideration
include, but are not limited to, the following:

CFP: Dress and Fashion in Literature (6/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Cynthia G Kuhn

**CALL FOR PAPERS: DRESS AND FASHION IN LITERATURE**

We are currently accepting proposals for a proposed collection of
essays on dress/fashion in literature. We are interested in material
on a variety of periods and genres. Issues under consideration
include, but are not limited to, the following:

CFP: African American Education (5/30/04; essay collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Anna Mae Duane

CFP: Essay Collection

Race, Education, Identity:
Narratives of African American Education

We invite submissions for an forthcoming published collection of essays
exploring the complex relationship between African Americans and education in
the United States. In light of recent legal developments concerning
Affirmative Action, we seek to develop a genealogy of narratives exploring the
myriad ways education has impacted the formation of black identities (both
from within and without black communities) and the ways African Americans have
shaped—and continue to shape—national narratives of education.

CFP: African American Education (5/30/04; essay collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Anna Mae Duane

CFP: Essay Collection

Race, Education, Identity:
Narratives of African American Education

We invite submissions for an forthcoming published collection of essays
exploring the complex relationship between African Americans and education in
the United States. In light of recent legal developments concerning
Affirmative Action, we seek to develop a genealogy of narratives exploring the
myriad ways education has impacted the formation of black identities (both
from within and without black communities) and the ways African Americans have
shaped—and continue to shape—national narratives of education.

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