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CFP: Literary London: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Representation of London (2/28/05; e-journal)

Monday, October 18, 2004 - 3:32am

We are pleased to announce the publication of our latest issue and invite submissions for the March 2005 issue. The latest issue can be accessed here: and includes:

Lorene M. Birden, "People Dined Against Each Other": Social Practices in Sakian Satire
Adam Hansen (Brasnose College, University of Oxford), Exhibiting Vagrancy, 1851: Victorian London and the "Vagabond Savage"

UPDATE: Reading Stargate SG-1 and Beyond (11/1/04; collection)

Wednesday, October 13, 2004 - 5:50pm

Abstract Submission Deadline Extention to November 1 2004

Reading Stargate SG-1 and Beyond: Stan Beeler and Lisa Dickson, eds.
Essay abstracts of 250 - 500 words should be forwarded by Nov 1 2004 to
Stan Beeler, or
Lisa Dickson,

CFP: Postmodern Bluebeard (11/1/05; collection)

Monday, October 4, 2004 - 5:12pm
bansari mitra

Call For Papers


"Postmodern Bluebeard"


Seeking previously unpublished articles for a critical collection of essays on the literary, creative and pedagogical uses of the Bluebeard legend. We invite a wide range of possible approaches, including historical, cultural, feminist, queer, film and literary.





This door you might not open and you did

So enter now and see for what slight thing

You are betrayed . . . here is no treasure hid

No cauldron, no clear crystal mirroring

The sought for truth, no heads of women slain

For greed like yours, no writings of distress

But only what you see, look yet again.

CFP: European Popular Culture (10/15/04; encyclopedia)

Friday, September 17, 2004 - 8:47pm
Bayer, Gerd

Authors are sought for individual chapters of the Europe volume of the Encyclopedia of World Popular Culture, a six-volume set under contract with the Greenwood Publishing Group.

CFP: Women and Science Fiction (3/15/05; journal issue)

Friday, September 17, 2004 - 8:45pm
Ximena Gallardo

Fem-scape: A Special Edition of Reconstruction 5.4


Guest Editors: Ximena Gallardo C. and Kim Wells


The guest editors for Reconstruction 5.4 invite submissions on any aspect of women and science fiction, both in literature and film. Cultural criticism, theory, book and media reviews, and interviews will be considered for this special edition.


CFP: Star Trek Franchise Effect (11/1/04; collection)

Monday, August 23, 2004 - 3:18pm
Lincoln Geraghty

The Star Trek Franchise Effect: Cultural Reception and Interpretation

Call for Papers: The Star Trek franchise and associated cultural phenomena, a volume to be edited by Lincoln Geraghty.