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CFP: *Style* General Issue (6/15/03; journal)

Wednesday, September 25, 2002 - 10:44pm
John V. Knapp

The editors of the journal *Style* would like to announce a call for
papers for a general issue: Volume 38, Number 1.

For this general issue, Style invites submissions that address questions
of style, stylistics, and poetics, including research and theory in
discourse analysis, literary and nonliterary genres, narrative,
figuration, metrics, rhetorical analysis, and the pedagogy of style.
Contributions may draw from such fields as literary criticism, critical
theory, computational linguistics, cognitive linguistics, philosophy of
language, and rhetoric and writing studies.

CFP: Texas, South, Southwest studies (4/30/03; journal issue)

Wednesday, September 25, 2002 - 10:44pm

The Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas (JASAT) is
accepting manuscripts 15-25 pages in length on various aspects of American
culture, with an emphasis on Texas, the South, and the Southwest. Among
recent articles are "An Aural Counterpart: Afro-Chicano Music Culture and
Mainstream Radio in Post-War Los Angeles," "Wiring Texas: The Story of the
Texas and Red River Telegraph Company"; "Chinese Medicine and Asian-American
Literature [vis a vis San Francisco]: A Case Study of Fifth Chinese
Daughter"; and Donald K. Picken's reflections on the Civil War and the Lost
Cause thesis: "Second Thoughts on the Second American Revolution."

CFP: Mary McCarthy (4/1/03; journal issue)

Thursday, September 19, 2002 - 6:36pm
Gina Barreca

_Lit: Literature Interpretation Theory_ is currently
soliciting submissions for an upcoming special issue
on Mary McCarthy, guest edited by Brenda Murphy.

CFP: Lawrence Durrell (no deadline noted; journal issue)

Thursday, September 12, 2002 - 4:25am
G.R. Taneja

In-between: Essays & Studies in Literary Criticism

The editor invites long articles [6000 words, MLA Style-sheet] on all
aspects of Lawrence Durrell and his works for the issue that is being
prepared for the press and could use additional essays. Scholars who have
an essay ready to submit may get in touch with the editor at
INBETWEEN_at_REDIFF.COM or with a title and an
abstract along with a hundred word-note for the contributors’ column. All
submissions to the journal are peer-reviewed.

CFP: Shakespeare and the Low Countries (9/?/03; journal)

Thursday, September 12, 2002 - 4:19am
Paul Franssen

X-posted from SHAKSPER

Call for Papers

Edited by Ton Hoenselaars and Holger Klein

The 2004 issue of the Shakespeare Yearbook will be devoted to
"Shakespeare and the Low Countries." The editors invite papers that
address Anglo-Dutch relations in the widest sense of the term insofar as
these manifestations of cultural exchange have a bearing on Shakespeare,
his fellow playwrights, and English Renaissance drama as a whole. Papers
on Shakespeare and Dutch culture may address topics including:

CFP: Part-Time College Instruction (ongoing; journal)

Thursday, September 12, 2002 - 4:16am
Katherine Katsenis

Call for Papers: Part-Time College Instruction
This message is being cross-posted; please excuse duplication.

The Academic Exchange Quarterly includes articles on Part-Time College
Instruction on an ongoing basis. The following url provides
complete details:

The print journal of AEQ has over 23,000 readers,
and the electronic version, available free world-wide,
has hundreds of thousands of potential readers as
it is available from Gale's InfoTrac Expanded Academic Index.

CFP: World-Building or World-Borrowing (on-line journal & ongoing collection)

Wednesday, September 4, 2002 - 6:08pm
Catriona Mills

CFP: World-Building or World-Borrowing: The universe of media tie-in fiction
An M/C Reviews "Words" Special Feature

Edited by Catriona Mills

Media tie-in fiction is the secret success story of modern publishing.
Novels based on the Star Trek and Star Wars universes routinely top the New
York Times best seller lists, but remain something of a covert pleasure. To
many, they seem to occupy an uneasy position between genre fiction and pulp.
But within the field there is a striking and vibrant diversity of style,
form and content. Clearly, there is room for critical intervention into
this phenomenon.