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CFP: Black Diaspora Drama Biographies (no deadline noted; database)

updated: 
Friday, September 14, 2001 - 9:40pm
Jeremy Caleb Johnson

Biographical Entries Sought: Black Diaspora Drama

Alexander Street Press seeks short biographical entries for inclusion in its
BLACK DRAMA database.

Alexander Street Press—an electronic publishing firm noted for its Civil War
Letters and Diaries and for North American Women’s Letters and Diaries—is
publishing a full-text searchable database titled BLACK DRAMA. Integrating
rare, hard-to-find plays and popular, widely-produced plays by Blacks and
about Blacks, BLACK DRAMA encompasses the work of playwrights from the U.K.,
the Caribbean, the U.S. and Canada, and Anglophone Africa.

CFP: 20th C. European Cultural Theorists, second series (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 12, 2001 - 7:35pm
Paul Hansom

I am currently seeking contributors for the second
volume of Twentieth Century European Cultural
Theorists, to be published by the Dictionary of
Literary Biography.

The assignments vary in length, but all should blend
biographical information with a critical assessment of
lives and works. If you are unfamiliar with DLB format
or expectations, please peruse volume one. Published
entries receive a small honorarium and a copy of the
volume.
 
Those interested should email me 3 preferences, with a
brief cv.

Articles available:

CFP: Asian American Short Story Writers (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Friday, September 7, 2001 - 9:14pm
Guiyou Huang

>_Asian American Short Story Writers_. Qualified contributors are sought to
>write
>for _Asian American Short Story Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical
>Sourcebook_, an original reference book to be published by Greenwood Press.
>Each contribution will include a biography, a discussion of major works and
>themes, a review of the critical response to the short story writer's works,
>and bibliographies of primary and secondary sources. For details, please

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

updated: 
Wednesday, September 5, 2001 - 9:23pm
editor_at_americanpopularculture.com

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
americanpopularculture.com 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 americanpopularculture.com.

CFP: Philosophical Aesthetics (e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 5, 2001 - 9:23pm
mahr_at_h2hobel.phl.univie.ac.at

CALL FOR ANNOUNCEMENTS IN PHILOSOPHICAL AESTHETICS

To whom it may concern.

The online philosophical aesthetics quarterly
mahr'svierteljahrsschriftfueraesthetik
http://h2hobel.phl.univie.ac.at/mahr'svierteljahrs/
located on a server at the Department of Philosophy at the University of
Vienna will be relaunched. Beginning with its September 2001 editon (due to
appear at the end of the month) mahr'svierteljahrsschriftfueraesthetik will
serve as a platform for announcements and internet information in the field
of philosophical aesthetics.

CFP: Restoration: Studies in English Literary Culture, 1660-1700 (journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 29, 2001 - 4:27pm
J D Canfield

The editorship of _Restoration: Studies in English Literary Culture,
1660-1700_ is passing from the capable hands of Jack Armistead
at Tennessee Tech to J. Douglas Canfield at the University of Arizona
beginning with vol. 26, no. 1 (Spring 2002).

CFP: Pataphysica (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 21, 2001 - 8:09pm
Roumiana I Velikova

> Pataphysica
>
> This is to announce the inauguration of
> Pataphysica, a journal devoted to the publication
> of and commentary on pataphysical thought.
> Submissions of original works, translations,
> criticism, reviews, and artwork will be
> considered. For purposes of this journal,
> pataphysics shall be broadly defined. Authors of
> interest include but are not limited to Alfred

UPDATE: SCOPE: Conference Reports (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, August 17, 2001 - 3:57pm
Jeongmee Kim

SCOPE: Conference Reports ( no deadline; e-journal)

Scope, a fully refereed on-line journal of film studies (we're at http//
www. nottingham.ac.uk/ film) edited by staff and postgraduate students
within the Institute of Film Studies at the University of Nottingham, is
looking for conference reports of about 1000-1500 words to be included in
forthcoming issues. We're seeking contributions on the events listed
below, but we also welcome reports on other relevant conferences in film,
media and cultural studies.

Reports, queries and expressions of interest should be sent to Jeongmee
Kim, Conference Reports Editor, arxjk_at_nottingham.ac.uk.

CFP: Lay Devotion and the Urban Setting in Early Modern Europe (no deadline noted; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2001 - 5:16pm
Nicholas Eckstein

> CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS
>
> to a special issue of Journal of Religious History entitled 'Lay
> Devotion and the Urban Setting in Early Modern Europe'.
>
> This is a call for contributors of articles to a special issue of the
> Journal of Religious History. The issue is to be dedicated to the
> theme of the elusive yet vital relationship between the devotional
> practices of the European laity and the urban context of such lay

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