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CFP: The AnaChronisT: English Studies (4/14/03; journal issue)

Tuesday, January 7, 2003 - 9:02pm
The AnaChronisT




invites research papers, interviews, and reviews on literatures in =
English for its next issue, to be published in December 2003. Papers are =
to be sent to The AnaChronisT (Department of English Studies, E=F6tv=F6s =
Lor=E1nd University, Hungary 1146 Budapest, Ajt=F3si D=FCrer sor 21) by =
Monday, 14 April 2003.

The AnaChronisT welcomes submissions by graduate students as well as =
academics. The formal criteria of application are as follows:

X one hard copy of the essay sent to the above address (your paper =
should not exceed 12,000 words, including footnotes);

X an abstract of 2-300 words;

CFP: Psychology and the Political: Interrogating Liberal Geoculture (8/31/03; journal issue)

Tuesday, January 7, 2003 - 7:42pm
Dimitris Papadopoulos



Special Issue:

Guest editor:
Dimitris Papadopoulos, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany

Articles are invited that consider the relations between psychology and
the political with particular respect to the interconnection between
psychology and contemporary liberal geoculture. We seek contributions
which attempt to address the question of post-liberal forms of social
organization and the role of psychology, if any, in these. Please
consider that the space in the special issue is limited. Deadline for
submissions is August 31, 2003.

CFP: Victorian "Freaks" (5/15/03; collection)

Tuesday, December 24, 2002 - 4:30pm
Marlene Tromp


Victorian "Freaks"
A Collection of Essays

The Nineteenth-Century is noted for its strict notions of the normative and its
anxieties about difference. "Freaks" and various kinds of freak shows
proliferated in this climate. Not only is freakishness associated with what
seems odd or fanciful, but also with a "turn of the mind," rebellion, or
critique. This collection aims to explore various disruptions caused by or
creating "freakishness" as it relates to social issues and social change.

CFP: Misogynism in Literature: Or, On Disliking Certain 'Masterpieces' (7/15/03; collection)

Tuesday, December 24, 2002 - 4:28pm

Misogynism in Literature. Essays are invited for a book tentatively entitled
Misogynism in Literature: Or, On Disliking Certain 'Masterpieces'. If you
have had enough of the male 'masterpieces' we were supposed to 'enjoy'
despite their misogynism, if you have doubts about such controversial
concepts as 'universality,' 'timelessness' or great texts' alleged androgyny,
then you may want to contribute an essay that focuses on one specific work of
literature by a canonical author of any time and nationality. Send a 2-page
abstract and brief vita or inquiries to Britta Zangen, Cranachstr. 4, 40235
D=FCsseldorf, Germany ( The deadline for proposals is 15 July,

CFP: Lingua Romana (journal)

Tuesday, December 24, 2002 - 4:22pm
scott sprenger

Lingua Romana--a journal devoted to the study of linguistic, literary
and/or cultural issues pertaining to France, Italy and/or Romania--is
seeking submissions for its fall 2003 issue (deadline May 1, 2003). We
will also consider English-speaking representations of romance-language
cultural issues. Send articles (via email) of no longer than 20 manuscript
pages to or to Editor, Lingua Romana, 4022 JKHB, BYU,
Provo, Utah 84602.  We are also looking for book reviews of recent
literature, criticism, philosophy and movie reviews.  Please inquire
before submitting reviews. See the journal and submission details at:

CFP: Philip Roth (1/6/03, for ALA, & 6/1/03, for journal issue; ALA, 5/22/03-5/25/03 & journal issue)

Wednesday, December 18, 2002 - 4:31am
The Philip Roth Society

Studies in American Jewish Literature
Deadline: June 1, 2003

The journal, _Studies in American Jewish Literature_, is interested in
publishing a special issue devoted to the writings of Philip Roth.
Topic areas concerning Roth's writings (fiction as well as non-fiction)
are open, but essays that focus on Roth, Jewish ethnicity, and issues of
postmodernity are particularly welcome. Length of essays should be
5000-7000 words.

The volume number for the special issue has yet to be determined.

CFP: M/C: Media and Culture: Various Topics (various deadlines; journal issues)

Wednesday, December 18, 2002 - 4:17am
M/C - A Journal of Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 11 December 2002

                          M/C - Media and Culture
             is calling for contributors to the 2003 issues of

                                M/C Journal

The award-winning M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a
crossover journal between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and
peer-reviewed journal.