category: journals and collections of essays

Mark Twain and Money: Call for contributions to a volume of new scholarly essays

full name / name of organization: 
Henry B. Wonham, University of Oregon
contact email: 
wonham@uoregon.edu

Questions about Mark Twain’s fascination with wealth have played a major role in Twain criticism from the very beginning.

Call for Contributors: Volume on Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
Ariane Mildenberg, School of English, University of Kent
contact email: 
A.Mildenberg@kent.ac.uk

The goal of this collection of essays is to address critical questions regarding the relationship between modernism and the phenomenology of Maurice Merleau-Ponty, who remains today one of the m

Bloosmbury C21 Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Bloosmbury and Centre 21, University of Brighton UK
contact email: 
M.R.Duggan@brighton.ac.uk

Bloomsbury C21 Conference 2014: Towards A Twenty-First Century Literature

10-11 April 2014, Brighton, UK

Supported by: Bloomsbury Higher Education Academy UK Gylphi Myriad 3AM Magazine

Queer Québec Colloquium

full name / name of organization: 
American Council for Québec Studies (ACQS)
contact email: 
provench@umbc.edu

In early 2013, forty years after Montreal’s Théâtre de Quat’Sous first staged the queer themes of Michel Tremblay’s ground-breaking Hosanna, Sans Tabou productions announced the creation of Co

[UPDATE] Australian and American Cinemas: Transnational Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Pete Kunze (University at Albany, SUNY) and Stephen Gaunson (RMIT University)
contact email: 
pkunze@albany.edu

Australian and American Cinemas: Transnational Perspectives

Editors: Pete Kunze (University at Albany, SUNY) and Stephen Gaunson (RMIT University)

Ecloga Journal of Literature and the Arts : Scottish Network of Modernist Studies Special Edition - 25th Nov 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Ecloga : University of Strathclyde : Scottish Network of Modernist Studies
contact email: 
eclogasnoms@gmail.com

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Call for Submissions

Ecloga : Journal of Literature and the Arts

Modernist Studies Special Edition. 2014.
Produced in collaboration with the

Oceanide Journal - Deadline: 30th December 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture SELICUP
contact email: 
r.jarazo [AT] uib.es

The Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture SELICUP and the journal Oceánide (URL: oceanide.netne.net) welcomes new contributions for our upcoming volume 6 (2014) in the field of Popular Cul

Feats of Clay: Disability and Graphic Narrative (edited collection; 12/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Foss, Jonathan Gray, Zach Whalen
contact email: 
cfoss@umw.edu; jgray@jjay.cuny.edu; zwhalen@umw.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Seeking Interdisciplinary Ecological Scholarship for Issue on "Hybridity" (Deadline May 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Kudzu Review
contact email: 
editor@kudzureview.com

Kudzu Review is now calling for Scholarly Essays for its newest yearly publication: The Kudzu Scholar.

[UPDATE]: Reminder: Lynn Nottage Anthology Deadline 10/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
Jocelyn L. Buckner (Chapman University) and Aimee Zygmonski (University of California, Santa Cruz)
contact email: 
nottageanthology@gmail.com

Playwright Lynn Nottage has expanded the theatrical parameters of storytelling through her bold depictions of African diasporic experiences across time, geography, and circumstance.

[Update] Special Issue: Teaching Creative Writing (Deadline: March 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Lewis Land / Modern Language Studies
contact email: 
lewis.land@bucknell.edu

The teaching of music, dance, painting and other arts is well-respected in the academy, but in creative writing a myth lingers in the minds of many: you either have “it” or you don’t.

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

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

Since the 1990s, ecocriticism has influenced the ways we study literature, but fractures remain.

The Problem of Contingency in Higher Education: 10/9/13-11/15/13

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

The case of Margaret Mary Vojtko made much more public a conversation that’s been heating up in academe.

Call for Papers Deadline 15/12/13

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

The Pierian Call for Submissions--Deadline March 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Pierian Literary Journal/Albany State University
contact email: 
thepierian@asurams.edu

Currently accepting submissions for the Spring 2014 issue. Accepting unpublished poems (3 max), short stories (1500 word max), one-act plays, and essays (1000 word max).

Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium - March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Gordon College
contact email: 
LLUC@gordon.edu

The Department of English Language and Literature and the De

BREVITY - Graduate Student Conference at Western University (Canada), March 6 - 8, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Western University, Canada
contact email: 
brevitywestern@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Luca Somigli (University of Toronto); Mark McDayter (Western University).

[UPDATE] Cocktail Culture: A Conference [DEADLINE EXTENDED]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Louisville (KY) and Drake University (IA)
contact email: 
cocktailconference@gmail.com

When Roland Barthes suggests that "the ideal drink would be rich in metonymies of all kinds," he might well have been speaking of cocktails and the drinking cultures they have helped to create.

[UPDATE] CFP: Comics and the American Southwest and Borderland

full name / name of organization: 
James Bucky Carter & Derek Parker Royal
contact email: 
jbcarter777@gmail.com and Derek@DerekRoyal.com

CFP: Comics and the American Southwest and Borderland

Call for Journal Submissions: January 4, 2014 - What Can't You Do with an English Major?

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of South Texas English Studies
contact email: 
southtexasenglishstudies@gmail.com

The Journal of South Texas English Studies is now welcoming submissions for its Winter 2014 issue, themed “What Can't You Do With an English Major?” Submissions deadline: January 4, 2014.

“A Nation in Transition- a cultural perspective on India”

full name / name of organization: 
National Museum Institute and the Forum for the Promotion of Research in the Social Sciences invite articles for their collaborative journal – Charpoy: An Inter disciplinary Journal of the Social Sciences
contact email: 
forumforsocialsciences@gmail.com

The National Museum Institute and the Forum for the Promotion of Research in the Social Sciences invite articles for their collaborative journal – Charpoy: An Inter disciplinary Journal of the Soci

Special Issue: Teaching Creative Writing (Deadline: March 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Studies
contact email: 
lewis.land@bucknell.edu

The teaching of music, dance, painting and other arts is well-respected in the academy, but in creative writing a myth lingers in the minds of many: you either have “it” or you don’t.

CFP: Edited collection: Late Capitalism and Mere Genre (15 January 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin J. Robertson, University of Colorado, Boulder
contact email: 
benjamin.j.robertson@colorado.edu

I seek proposals for essays that explore the relationship between late capitalist culture/economics and texts which, in one manner or another, are “merely” generic.

[Update] Animal Studies...Deadline extended

full name / name of organization: 
Bhatter College Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
editor@bhattercollege.ac.in

Animal Studies: Exploring the Relationship between the Humans and the Animals

CFP: "Changes and continuities in the relationship between Asia and Latin America" (Journal Issue, deadline: Nov. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Trans-pasando Fronteras (ISSN 2248-7212 | ISSN-e 2322-9152) / Universidad Icesi (Cali, Colombia)
contact email: 
revista@icesi.edu.co

----ENGLISH: With this call, Changes and continuities in the relationship between Asia and Latin America, the journal Trans-pasando Fronteras (ISSN 2248-7212 | ISSN-e 2322-91

Special Issue on Irish Studies and Digital Humanities [Deadline: January 15th, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Breac: A Digital Journal of Irish Studies
contact email: 
breac.djis@gmail.com

In 2012, Stanley Fish posed the question: does the digital humanities offer new and better ways to realize traditional humanities goals?

Studies in American Culture (submisson deadline 4/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
STUDIES IN AMERICAN CULTURE
contact email: 
mcdonaldrl@vmi.edu

Studies in American Culture

Call for Submissions

[UPDATE] The Human journal is NOW accepting submissions for its December 2013 issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, Irish, etc.), classical and mo

Andrew Marvell Newsletter now accepting submissions for Winter 2013 issue

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Marvell Society
contact email: 
mca3@st-andrews.ac.uk

The Andrew Marvell Newsletter is the official publication of the Andrew Marvell Society: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/marvellsociety/newsletter/.

ReFocus: The Films of Preston Sturges

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh University Press
contact email: 
Dr. Jeff Jaeckle (jeff.jaeckle@pcc.edu) and Dr. Sarah Kozloff (sakozloff@vassar.edu)

ReFocus: The Films of Preston Sturges

GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine: Call For Submissions (abstracts due: November 15)

full name / name of organization: 
GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine
contact email: 
editors@gutsmagazine.ca

The second installment of GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine will address the topic of “women’s work.” This issue will explore the politics of the gender

The Human journal is NOW accepting submissions for its December 2013 issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, Irish, etc.), classical and mo

Women and Performance, Special issue, “The Haptic: Thinking Through Texture.”

full name / name of organization: 
Women and Performance
contact email: 
hapticissue@gmail.com, managingeditor@womenandperformance.org

Special Issue: Call for Submissions

Issue Guest Editor: Rizvana Bradley (Assistant Professor, WGSS, Emory University)

Submission Deadline: December 1, 2013

International Conference (Re)constructing Latinity: National and Transnational Identities of Romance Cultures. Nov. 21-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
latinity2013@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
International Conference
(Re)constructing Latinity: National and Transnational Identities of Romance Cultures.
Interdisciplinary and Transdisciplinary Approaches

Otherness: Essays and Studies 4.2 - Deadline Dec 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Otherness
contact email: 
otherness.research@gmail.com

Call for Papers – Otherness: Essays and Studies 4.2
The peer-reviewed e-journal Otherness: Essays and Studies is now accepting submissions for its general issue, forthcoming Winter 2013.

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