category: journals and collections of essays

Edited Collection 1/25/14 - "Like One of the Family: Domestic Workers, Race, and In/Visibility in Kathryn Stockett's The Help"

full name / name of organization: 
Fiona Mills, St. Anselm College
contact email: 
fionacmills@gmail.com

Call for Papers for edited collection

Like One of the Family: Domestic Workers, Race, and In/Visibility in The Help

Academic Alterity: Stories of Race, Gender, Disability, Sexuality

full name / name of organization: 
Hybrid Pedagogy
contact email: 
seanmichaelmorris@me.com

Paulo Freire claims in Pedagogy of the Oppressed, that “the great humanistic and historical task of the oppressed [is] to liberate themselves and their oppressors as well.” It’s a conun

INVESTIGATING INEQUALITIES: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY ACADEMIC CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham University Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
gsa@fordham.edu

Inequality has marked human existence and its effects have been felt worldwide.

CORRECT EMAIL UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
sbuenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

"Intersections" Conference - Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

AGSE Spring 2014 Conference CFP

Forms of Life, Forms of Death

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 41 No. 1 | March 2015
“Forms of Life, Forms of Death”
In collaboration with Outis! Journal of (Post)European Philosophy

[UPDATE] 'The Female Kipling' and the British Raj: A Critical Anthology on Flora Annie Steel (Feb. 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Susmita Roye, Delaware State University (USA)
contact email: 
sroye@desu.edu

‘The Female Kipling’ and the British Raj:
A Critical Anthology on Flora Annie Steel

[UPDATE] Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
Helen.Davies@tees.ac.uk; claireocallag42@hotmail.com

Please see below for a cfp seeking essays on austerity in popular culture.

Postcolonial Law and Literature (August 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Cambridge Journal of Postclonial Literary Inquiry
contact email: 
neil.kortenaar@utoronto.ca

CJPLI Special Issue: Postcolonial Literature and the Law

Dark Fantasy Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Glen Thomas/Queensland University of Technology
contact email: 
gj.thomas@qut.edu.au

Contributions are sought for an edited collection of essays on Dark Fantasy novels.

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

Call for Papers:

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED Literati 2014: "Speaking Bodies," March 29, 2014 Call for Undergraduate Work

full name / name of organization: 
Madison Undergraduate Society for English
contact email: 
uwliterati@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literati 2014: Speaking Bodies
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
www.museuw.com/call-for-papers

Fugitivity and the Filmic Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
James E Ford III, Guest Editor for Black Camera
contact email: 
filmicfugitivity2014@gmail.com

This special issue for Black Camera, titled “Fugitivity and the Filmic Imagination,” ponders whether American mainstream and/or independent cinema—primarily with regard to the current string of

Chiasma #1: What the Doing of Thinking Does and Doesn't Do Today (deadline FEB. 7)

full name / name of organization: 
Chiasma: A Site for Thought
contact email: 
chiasma.asiteforthought@gmail.com

Chiasma: A Site for Thought is an annual, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal for the generation and dispersion of theory, published by the University of Western Ontario's Centre for the Study of Theo

[UPDATE] Ethos April 2014 issue submissions due Jan 10

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics (ethosreview.org)—a digital forum and peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal—invites submissions for its first issue, entitl

[UPDATE] Critical Insights: The American Short Story--critical reception chapter needed (abstracts due January 24, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cocchiarale (Widener University) and Scott D. Emmert (University of Wisconsin—Fox Valley)
contact email: 
mfcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu AND scott.emmert@uwc.edu

The editors, who produced the scholarly collections Upon Further Review: Sports and American Literature (Praeger, 2004) and Critical Insights: American Sports Fiction (Salem, 2013), have already accepted proposals for nearly all the chapters of The American Short Story volume (Grey House Publishing).

Interdisciplinary Explorations of Social Media

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Education
contact email: 
aagrant@mail.ecsu.edu

Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Education (JISE)
Editor: Dr. Amany Saleh, Arkansas State University
Special Edition: “Interdisciplinary Explorations of Social Media”

MFS Special Issue - Neuroscience and Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
Stephen.burn@glasgow.ac.uk

Guest Editor: Stephen J. Burn
Deadline for Submissions: 1 February 2014

The Age of Dystopia

full name / name of organization: 
Louisa MacKay-Demerjian
contact email: 
lmdemerjian@gmail.com

Dystopia as a genre has exploded in recent years.

[UPDATE] Call for Contributions to Fractured Ecologies EXTENDED to 15 January 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Chad Weidner and Franca Bellarsi
contact email: 
c.weidner@ucr.nl

Fractured Ecologies
Call for Contributions to an edited collection on environmental criticism and radical experimental writing

Faces of Globality: American Studies and the Romanian Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, invites submissions for a special issue on Faces of Globality: American Studies and the Romanian Dias

CFP: New Writing: International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing - 2/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwritingjournal.com

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Call for Critical or Creative Work

"New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory" is open for submissions for Volume 11 (Issues 11.2 and 11.3) and Volume 12.

[UPDATE] "Intersections" Conference - Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

AGSE Spring 2014 Conference CFP
“Intersections”

Fashion in Fiction: Style Stories and Transglobal Narratives, June 12-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
City University of Hong Kong
contact email: 
english.event@cityu.edu.hk

Fashion in Fiction: Style Stories and Transglobal Narratives

June 12-14, 2014
Department of English, City University of Hong Kong,
Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, Hong Kong

MANDELA - Altre Modernità Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy. ABSTRACT: 15th Feb 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
contact email: 
amonline@unimi.it

Nelson Mandela is not only a real historical person, revolutionary, anti-apartheid leader
and first democratic president of South Africa, but one of the most extraordinary

Portals Comparative Literature Journal is Accepting Submissions for the Spring 2014 issue

full name / name of organization: 
San Francisco State University, Comparative Literature Student Association
contact email: 
clsa@mail.sfsu.edu

Submission deadline: March 6, 2014

Edited Collection: Cold War U.S. literature & culture with a global focus 2/15/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Belletto and Joseph Keith
contact email: 
belletts@lafayette.edu; jkeith@binghamton.edu

We are soliciting one or two additional contributions (approx. 7,000 words) for a book collection focusing on U.S. Cold War literature and the rest of the world.

Far Eastern Worlds: Racial Representations of Asia in Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Isiah Lavender, III / Louisiana State University
contact email: 
isiahl@lsu.edu

Continuing where Black and Brown Planets: The Politics of Race in Science Fiction left off (forthcoming from UP of Mississippi), Far Eastern Worlds: Racial Representations of Asia in Science Fiction w

Writers required for The New Union

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editors@new-union.co.uk

We are looking for contributors to write articles for our launch in March 2014. Please see the 'About' page on our website at thenewunion.wordpress.com to read our manifesto.

'WHAT WAS NOT SAID', APRIL 2014. Deadline: 28th February, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Four Quarters Magazine
contact email: 
fourquartersmagazine@gmail.com

'WHAT WAS NOT SAID',
TFQM APRIL 2014.
Deadline: 28th February, 2014

QIIC_4CFP_2014. Quality Issues and Insights in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socilais
contact email: 
scientiaquality@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,

We would like to invite proposals for articles for an international blind peer-review scientific journal (Fourth CFP)

Digital Science Fiction - special issue of Science Fiction Studies - proposals due 02/15/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Pawel Frelik / Maria Curie-Sklodowska University
contact email: 
pawel.frelik@umcs.edu.pl

CFP: “Digital Science Fiction”
Science Fiction Studies special issue
(Guest Editor: Paweł Frelik)

[UPDATE] Burning Daylight Academic Journal Accepting Submissions of up to 20 pages Until January 1st from Student Authors

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight Academic Journal
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Burning Daylight is an annual student journal published through Sonoma State University's Department of English graduate program dedicated to providing a place for the emergent voices in the field of

[UPDATE] Literati 2014: "Speaking Bodies," March 29, 2014 Call for Undergraduate Work

full name / name of organization: 
Madison Undergraduate Society for English
contact email: 
uwliterati@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Literati 2014: Speaking Bodies
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
www.museuw.com/call-for-papers

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