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CFP: Soundings: American Minority Women Writers (5/1/03; website)

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Wednesday, March 12, 2003 - 3:45am
s. hyon

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Soundings (voices.cla.umn.edu/SOUNDINGS/index.html)

Call for Papers: =B3Soundings,=B2 a new section of VOICES FROM THE GAPS website

The award-winning web project Voices from the Gaps (voices.cla.umn.edu),
dedicated to the lives and works of North American women writers of color,
is proud to launch SOUNDINGS (voices.cla.umn.edu/SOUNDINGS/index.html) as
part of the site=B9s new, smart redesign. A new section of the Voices website
that encourages critical conversations on the works of women of color
writers, SOUNDINGS invites writers to submit critical essays or short
academic papers in response to questions such as:

CFP: Culture, Language and Representation (6/15/03; journal)

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Wednesday, March 12, 2003 - 2:41am
Jose Ramon Prado Perez

The Department of Modern Languages at Jaume I University, Castellón, Spain,
is launching a new academic Journal, Cultura, Lenguaje y Representación
(Culture, Language and Representation). This yearly publication will be
dedicated to the exploration of the ideological implications in the
representation of culture from the theoretical perspective of Cultural
Studies.

CFP: The Cultural Other (11/1/03; journal issue)

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Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 12:54pm
Leona Toker

CFP: "The Cultural Other" (journal rubric; November 1, 2003; June 2004)

PARTIAL ANSWERS, a biannual journal of literature and the history of =
ideas, calls for contributions to a new rubric that will open in its =
third issue and continue in the fourth issue. Papers in this rubric will =
be devoted to literary exploration and testing of ideas associated with =
the contact of cultures. The journal will welcome papers that examine =
the way in which conjunctions of literary and other scholarly discourse =
provide insight into

CFP: Nature and the Environment in Film and TV Representations of the American West(s) (11/1/03; collection)

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Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 12:44pm
Debcar6569_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

An Anthology Concerning the Role of Nature and the Environment in Film and
Television Representations of the American West(s)

Deadline: November 1, 2003

The first "westerns" were filmed in the wilderness of New Jersey and then
(Eureka) moviemakers discovered California. This anthology will examine the
use of western landscape (Monument Valley, etc.), the "role" of nature in
film and television westerns, how western environment affects presentation of
regional character and dramatic characters, and how the natural world has
been constructed, both figuratively and -- a sound stage or through creative
cinematography.

CFP: Jewish Orientalism (7/?/03; collection)

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Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 12:36pm
Omer-Sherman, Ranen

Authors are wanted for a collection of essays on Jewish Orientalism.
This volume will encompass theoretical engagements with Edward Said and
other postcolonial theorists by examining the nexus of Jewish identity and
the Oriental Other Within/Without literary, cinematic, and other
representations. Perspectives are welcomed from scholars working on
cultural history (such as the "post-Zionism" debates), intellectual
history, or literary analysis. Topics might encompass Diaspora, migration,
the Jewish narration of national culture vis-a-vis the Other; history and
postcoloniality; focuses that encompass literature, art, as well as
popular culture, international relations, globalization, Jewish myths (or

CFP: Medieval Rhetoric (4/15/03; collection)

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Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 11:36am
Frank Smith

>
> Call for Papers for an essay collection on the arts of
> medieval rhetoric. Papers are invited on any aspect of
> medieval rhetoric as it relates to the theory and
> practice of writing and oratory from 400 to1400 AD.
> Papers may address the following topics: the place of
> rhetoric in both university and non-university
> educational curricula; discoveries of unfamiliar
> rhetoricians or new perspectives on known figures;

CFP: Cultural Studies: Yale Journal of Student Anthropology (undergrad & grad) (5/1/03; journal)

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Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 11:20am
Jennifer Staple

Call For Papers: Yale Journal of Student Anthropology

Attention: Undergraduate and Graduate Students

The Yale Journal of Student Anthropology invites essays written by
undergraduate and graduate students regarding cultural, linguistic, and
physical anthropology, and archaeology. Interdisciplinary papers from other
fields that focus on a sociocultural topic are also welcome. Submissions
may include papers written for classes or independently, as well as book
reviews and other scholarly work. The Journal is published as both a print
edition and an online edition.

Please send your submission to both Jennifer.Staple_at_yale.edu and
Sheila.Nightingale_at_yale.edu by May 1, 2003.

CFP: Narrative & Journalism (6/1/03; journal issue)

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Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 11:19am
Terry Lee

ESSAYó"Dangerous Writing"
   "Points of Entry: Cross-Currents in Storytelling," an annual
scholarly/professional journal of literary journalism, creative
nonfiction, oral tradition and essay by academics and working
journalists, is accepting submissions for its second issue. We have a
special interest in the "dangerous writing" theme for this issue.
    Essays of 1,000-5,000 words should examine connections between
journalism education and/or practice and storytelling in fiction and/or
oral tradition. How can forms of narrative (narrative strategies, point
of view, structure, dialogue, etc.) inform contemporary journalistic
practice, from reporting and interviewing to writing and editing stories

UPDATE: Mary Manley (6/1/03; collection)

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Monday, March 10, 2003 - 6:52am
joni goddard

Update: the deadline has been extended to June 1st 2003.

Call for Contributors for a forthcoming text entitled:
‘Scandalosissima Scoundrelia:’ A Collection of Critical Essays on Mary
Delarivier Manley

Edited by Joni Goddard, Mills College, Oakland CA

CFP: Literary Murderesses (9/1/03; journal issue)

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Monday, March 10, 2003 - 6:46am
Gina Barreca

                        
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