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CFP: Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present) (e-journal)

Wednesday, September 5, 2001 - 9:23pm

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture
(1900-present) is dedicated to the art of semiotic analysis and is
comprised of two major divisions. The first division is a website at featuring articles written by fellows in our
Think Tank for a mainstream audience. The second division, and the one
for which we are publishing this call for papers, is a peer-reviewed
academic journal targeted to an academic audience; it will be published
as a link on

CFP: Presidency in Film: John Adams (no deadline noted; collection)

Wednesday, July 25, 2001 - 2:40am

Call for Paper:

Is there anyone out there who has written
on John Adams in film or on The Adams
Chronicles with respect to John Adams
(first 6 episodes of the series)?

We are assembling a collection of essays
something on this contentious character
in our history...

Would be delighted to hear from you...

Peter Rollins

Peter C. Rollins
Film & History: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Film and TV Studies
(Web site:
RR 3 Box 80
Cleveland, OK 74020
(918)243-7637 and fax 5995

CFP: American Conspiracy Theories (5/?/02 & 1/?/03; encyclopedia)

Friday, April 27, 2001 - 7:28pm
Peter Knight

Contributions are invited for The Encyclopedia of American Conspiracy
Theories. It is a two-volume scholarly reference work due to be
published by ABC-Clio in 2004. There will be approximately 300
entries (ranging in length from 1000 to 4000 words) on topics from
the Revolution to the present.

If you are interested, please visit the Encyclopedia website for
further information on how to contribute, remuneration, available
topics and so on:

CFP: 1950s American Popular Culture (no deadline noted; book)

Tuesday, March 20, 2001 - 11:24pm

Call for an Author:

For a major publisher an author is needed for a volume on the popular
culture of the 1950s, one of a series for each period in American
history.The volume is consist of all aspects of the popular culture of the
period suitable for a text for high school students and introductory
college classes. Anyone interested should get in touch with Debby Adams, or Ray Browne, telephone 419
372 7861, fax=A0 8095. Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, Oh 43403.

CFP: 20th C. American Poetry (no deadline noted; collection)

Tuesday, March 13, 2001 - 11:47pm
Kimmelman, Burt

I am editing A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Poetry (for Facts on
File, Inc., a publisher that enjoys very wide distribution in libraries,
colleges and high schools, as well as bookstores). I am soliciting essayists
to contribute to the volume.

The volume will be peer reviewed. Payment for essays will be in
presentational offprints and, too, for the large essays, a copy of the book.
All essays will carry the author's name, and a list of contributors will
appear in the back of the book.

CFP: 21st Century American Novelists (various; collection)

Wednesday, November 29, 2000 - 9:31pm
DLB 21st Century

Call for Papers
Dictionary of Literary Biography: 21st Century American Novelists

The editors are pleased to announce the forthcoming publication of a new
volume in the distinguished Dictionary of Literary Biography series. This
volume will focus upon 21st Century American Novelists. We seek
contributors to write bio-bibliographical articles with a critical focus for
this volume. Available essay topics are listed below, along with the
approximate length of each article.

CFP: 19th-Century Contexts (no deadline; journal)

Wednesday, November 29, 2000 - 9:30pm
Gerard Greenway


(for a free sample copy please write
to the address at the end of this post)

    An Interdisciplinary Journal


Keith Hanley
Department of English, University of Lancaster
Lancaster LA1 4YT
United Kingdom

Greg Kucich
Department of English, University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Indiana 46556-0368

Johanna M. Smith, University of Texas at Arlington, USA