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CFP: Postmodern Culture Call For Reviews (3/10/03; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 3:45am
PMC

Postmodern Culture Call for Reviews: Deadline 3/10/03
REPLY TO: geyh_at_ymail.yu.edu

_Postmodern Culture_ is looking for reviews of recent books, films, CDs,
plays, TV shows, concerts, sporting events, performances, exhibitions,
conferences and conventions, happenings, and so forth, for the May 2003
issue. Reviews should be approximately 2000-3500 words long and should
follow the journal's format guidelines below.

For the upcoming May issue, reviews should be submitted by 10 March. A
selection will be made at that time. All correspondence will be answered
and all submissions will be given careful consideration. We regret that
we are unable to provide review copies to our reviewers.

CFP: South Asian Popular Culture (3/10/03; 8/21/03-8/23/03 and journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 10, 2003 - 12:34am
Sam Jay

Call for Papers

The Journal of South Asian Popular Culture (Routledge)
announces its first US conference in Fairfield
University, CT.

August 21st to August 23rd, 2003.

*Vandana Shiva and Rajinder K Dudrah: Keynote
Lectures.

*Chandra Talpade Mohanty and Kum Kum Bhavnani: Plenary
Panel *Moderator, Gargi Bhattacharayya.

We invite papers with a specific focus on S. Asia and
its diasporas on topics such as:

UPDATE: Translation and Adaptation (4/15/03; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 10, 2003 - 12:29am
Kirsten C. Uszkalo

Since the middle ages, the process of translation has sought to bring =
the text to a new audience by translating the text literally, or for its =
meaning. The tradition of translation was long carried on by men, and in =
the early modern period became an approved arena for women to exercise =
their pens. While negotiating social, political, and historical contexts =
and considerations, the text necessarily took on aspects of the =
translator's voice.

CFP: Faulkner in the World (9/30/03; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 10, 2003 - 12:27am
Paula Pinto Elyseu Mesquita

                        Faulkner In The World

Scholars from Europe, Asia, South America, Africa and Oceania are
invited to submit their proposals for a compilation of international
essays on the reception of William Faulkner’s fiction in specific
national, political and historical contexts, to be published in 2004.

CFP: Atenea: Violence & Aggression (8/7/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 10, 2003 - 12:20am
NBatra-Atenea

Atenea is a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, published twice a year by the University of Puerto Rico
at Mayaguez. It features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and
poetry. The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a
special issue (June 2004) on the topic of violence and aggression.
Essays may focus on any aspect of the topic, including (but not limited
to) representations, causes, functions, history. Submissions in either
English or Spanish are welcome (see the guidelines below):

CFP: Translation and Adaptation (4/15/03; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 10:53pm
Kirsten C. Uszkalo

Since the middle ages, the process of translation has sought to bring the
text to a new audience by translating the text literally, or for its
meaning. The tradition of translation was long carried on by men, and in the
early modern period became an approved arena for women to exercise their
pens. While negotiating social, political, and historical contexts and
considerations, the text necessarily took on aspects of the translator's
voice.

CFP: The Cinema of Tod Browning (12/?/03; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 10:33pm
Bernd Herzogenrath

 THE CINEMA OF TOD BROWNING (Collection, 2005)

I am looking for high-quality contributions to a volume on THE CINEMA OF TOD
BROWNING - a major press (Wallflower Press) has already expressed interest
in this project.

CFP: Radical Teacher: Progressive Education (9/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 10:30pm
J. Elizabeth Clark

RADICAL TEACHER CALLS FOR ARTICLES ON THE PRESENT CONDITION OF PROGRESSIVE
EDUCATION, ITS PAST, AND ITS FUTURE

A movement that called itself “progressive education” took shape more than
100 years ago, with an ideal of self-actualizing learners defining their
environment that mirrored the liberal political ideal. In the 1960s,
progressive approaches reappeared (though not under the same name), again
promising democratic and emancipatory learning. Today’s constructivists,
too, assert that student-centered learning foreshadows democratic living.

CFP: Translation: Mediation, Manipulation, Power (6/1/03 & 9/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 10:25pm
Sebastien Cote

CFP: Translation: mediation, manipulation, power/Traduction: médiation,
manipulation, pouvoir (06/01/03; 09/01/03)
 
Post-Scriptum.ORG
Revue de recherche interdisciplinaire en textes et médias
 
Appel d'articles (an English translation follows):

«Gilt eine Übersetzung den Lesern, die das Original nicht verstehen?»
‹Walter Benjamin

UPDATE: New England Regional Cultures (6/1/03; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 10:06pm
Solomon Davidoff

AMERICAN REGIONAL CULTURES-A Greenwood Reference Series

The Greenwood Publishing Group, an award-winning publisher of reference
books and monographs, is developing a major new reference series that will
provide an invaluable and unprecedented tool in the field of Regional
Studies. The series will be marketed to college, high school, and public
libraries throughout the United States, and will be offered for sale as
individual volumes and as a complete set.

I am seeking contributors for the volume dealing with the New England
region, made up of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode
Island and Vermont, for each of the following topical chapters:

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