journals and collections of essays
I am seeking contributors for _20th Century American Science Fiction
and Fantasy Writers, 1900-1950_, the first volume of a
revision/expansion of the previous _Dictionary of Literary Biography_
volumes on the topic. The following entries are available:
Stephen Vincent Benet
Nelson S. Bond
James Branch Cabell
Hugh B. Cave
Robert W. Chambers
Ralph Milne Farley
Charles G. Finney
L. Ron Hubbard
David H. Keller
Frank Belnap Long
Robert A.W. Lowndes
John Meyers Meyers
E. Hoffman Price
Manly Wade Wellman
CFP -- The Acorn, Journal of The Octavia Hill Society
Deadline November 15, 2003
The third issue of the Acorn, the Journal of the Octavia Hill Society =
has room for several papers of 3,000 to 6,000 words. We publish papers =
on a range of topics touching upon the work of Octavia Hill and her =
fellow workers. For more information address email inquiries to Tina =
Hummel, Editor at england_at_boo.net.
Please see our website at http://www.octaviahillmuseum.org.uk
Contributions are invited for a collection of academic essays on The Rocky
Horror Picture Show and popular culture with appropriate publishing house
interest. Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
RHPC and cult films
RHPC fandom, performance, and viewing practices
RHPC and youth culture
RHPC and the Gothic
RHPC and other cinematic genres, including the horror film and the musical
RHPC and popular music
RHPC and pornography
RHPC in the context of 1970s American and world culture
RHPC's current popularity and significance
Queer and feminist approaches to RHPC
RHPC on Broadway
Call for Chapters
'The Continuum Companion to Sound in Film and the Visual Media'
General Editor: Graeme Harper, Director, Centre for Advanced Development in
the Creative Industries, University of Wales (Bangor)
This international volume contracted by Continuum Books
(www.continuumbooks.com) requires chapters by keen experts on various
aspects of the above topic.
Some chapters have been contracted; however, various suggested areas
(below), and suggestions for others, are open. The volume aims to offer a
definitive look at sound in film and the visual media, and will be used by
researchers and students alike.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Deadline: 1 October 2003
Green Letters, the journal of ASLE-UK (the Association for the Study of
Literature and Environment, UK Branch), is devoted to exploring
interdisciplinary interfaces between humans and the natural environment.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - The Transdisciplinary Journal of Emergence
SDA Bocconi Business School (Milan, Italy) announces the forthcoming online
publication of the first issue of "The transdisciplinary journal of
emergence" (www.sdabocconi.it). TJE is an English-language on-line journal
that will be published semi-annually starting from September 2003. We are
seeking contributions for the second (Spring 2004) issue, to be sent by
December 1st, 2003.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Contributions are sought to a collection of essays on the subject of
Polish-Jewish relations in the aftermath of the Shoah. We are
particularly interested in including texts that mobilize a wide range of
theoretical vocabularies, including philosophical, psychoanalytic, and
literary approaches (e.g. post-structuralism and deconstruction;
Levinas-inspired ethics; Freudian and post-Freudian approaches to
trauma, mourning, witnessing etc.; cultural studies work on race,
national identity and ethnicity, to name but a few).
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT
Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present) invites
submissions for the fall 2003 edition of its peer reviewed e-journal.
Please see the call for papers link at
for the guidelines and more information.
Submissions and queries to editor_at_americanpopularculture.com.
Deadline 15 October 2003.
Call for Papers
Citizens of the World:
Using Media to Introduce Globalization across the Curriculum