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CFP: Trangression/Transcendence in Cyberspace (5/1/05; journal issue)

Friday, March 4, 2005 - 3:31pm
Jill LeRoy-Frazier


Women Writers: A Zine is seeking previously
unpublished essays and original works of fiction,
poetry, and hypertext for an upcoming special issue,
"Digital Eves: Transgression/ Transcendence in
Cyberspace." Women Writers: A Zine is a digital,
peer-reviewed publication that features creative work
by women writers as well as scholarship on any aspect
of women's writing, women's studies, and feminist
scholarship. See the journal's Website at for more information.

CFP: Ambrose Bierce and the American Civil War (4/15/05; e-journal and hypermedia project)

Wednesday, March 2, 2005 - 3:53pm
Craig Warren

The Ambrose Bierce Project (ABP) is a forthcoming hypermedia project hosted by Penn State University. As part of its initial phase, the ABP is seeking essays and literary briefs about the Civil War fiction and nonfiction war writings of Ambrose Bierce. Submissions will be peer-reviewed by ABP affiliates and by members of the advisory board, a collection of leading Bierce scholars.

Literary briefs will offer a critical perspective on a *single* Bierce story or work of nonfiction prose. Briefs should not exceed 2,000 words, but should include scholarly notes. Deadline: 5/1/05.

CFP: M/C Journal 'print' issue (4/8/05; journal issue)

Wednesday, March 2, 2005 - 3:52pm
M/C - Media and Culture


                          M/C - Media and Culture
            is calling for contributors to the 'print' issue of

                                M/C Journal

M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a crossover journal
between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and peer-reviewed

CFP: Embodiment in the Arts and Digital Media (2/18/05; online journal)

Friday, February 11, 2005 - 3:00pm

Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2005 01:12:16 -0800 (PST)
From: Jason Farman <>
Subject: CFP: Embodiment in the Arts and Digital Media (2/18/05; online journal)

The Dance and New Media Project at the University of
California, Los Angeles is now accepting submissions
for Volume 2 (2005) of Extensions: The Online Journal
for Embodied Technology. This volume of the journal
will be titled:

Mediated Bodies: Locating Corporeality in a Pixilated

UPDATE: Media in Science Fiction (1/19/05; collection)

Tuesday, December 21, 2004 - 1:13pm
Jowett Lorna

Science Fiction: one universe?
Edited by Nick Heffernan and Lorna Jowett.

*Deadline now extended to 19 January 2005.

Having received preliminary interest from a publisher, we invite chapter
proposals or already completed essays for a collection focusing on the range
of different media within science fiction (film, television, literature,
comics/ graphic novels, computer games).

UPDATE: Pics and Bits: Word and Image in Art Forms and Communication Media (12/5/04; e-journal)

Monday, November 8, 2004 - 9:10pm
Kirsten C. Uszkalo

We have received numerous inquiries on the submission of visual =
representations of text. As such, nasty would like to extend the CFP to =
include representation of text in image, image and text, and textual =
studies of art forms apart from comics and graphic novels.

Here is the original CFP=20

Call for Papers

Issue #15: Pics and Bits

In the Humanities, we long ago redefined the concept of "text" to
include architecture, clothing, furniture, and any other material
object, artistic or otherwise, that can be a vessel for narrative. It is

possible, in fact, that the printed word as we know it is merely a blip
in the history of human communication.

UPDATE: Multimedia and Early Modern Literary Studies (6/1/05; journal issue)

Wednesday, November 3, 2004 - 2:09pm
Andrew McMurry

The deadline for abstracts is 06/01/05 not 09/31/04

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CFP: Multimedia and Early Modern Literary Studies (9/31/05; journal issue)

Monday, November 1, 2004 - 3:31pm
Andrew McMurry

For a special issue of Early Modern Literary Studies, guest editors
Katherine Acheson and Andrew McMurry invite submissions that practise and/or
theorize the use of multimedia in pedagogical and scholarly communication in
early modern studies. Topics to be considered: the perils and opportunities
of new media scholarship; the role of the scholar-designer; the
representation of historicity in multimedia; the transformation of the
rhetoric of scholarly argument in multimedia; the constraints and
affordances of multimodal communication in humanities scholarship, including
those that pertain to the materiality of the technology; any other topic