category: journals and collections of essays

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

Call for Proposal: Cultural History of Salinger's Catcher in the Rye

full name / name of organization: 
Bob Batchelor/Thiel College
contact email: 
bbatchelor@thiel.edu

Call for Creative Submissions for Inaugural Issue [The Waggle]

full name / name of organization: 
The Waggle magazine
contact email: 
thewaggleeditor@gmail.com

The Waggle (thewaggle.ca) is a new online magazine of engaged writing and the arts.

[UPDATE] Warren Ellis Book CFP Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
ellis.2014book@gmail.com

Bad Signals: Collected Essays on the Work of Warren Ellis

Scritture Migranti / Migrant Writings (deadline JAN 10)

full name / name of organization: 
Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali
contact email: 
redazione.scritturemigranti@unibo.it

The Editorial Board of Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali is now accepting proposals for its 7/2013 issue.

Post-9/11 Literature and Media (abstracts due January 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Petrovic
contact email: 
pauldpetrovic@gmail.com

I seek proposed chapters for a collection of essays tackling emergent post-9/11 literature and media. An academic publisher has already expressed interest in this collection.

Topic for upcoming issue of Luvah: Journal of the Creative Imagination, to be published in 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Luvah: Journal of the Creative Imagination
contact email: 
f@luvah.org

Topic for upcoming issue of Luvah: Journal of the Creative Imagination, to be published in 2014: "The Use of Numbers and Numeric Patterns as a Key to Mapping the Soul an

Reading Matters, June 11-13, 2014, Interdisciplinary Summer Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Troy University
contact email: 
troyreadingmatters@troy.edu, pmenon@troy.edu

Edited Collection on Zombies and Medicine in Comics and Graphic Novels

full name / name of organization: 
Lorenzo Servitje and Sherryl Vint / University of California, Riverside
contact email: 
lserv001@ucr.edu, sherryl.vint@ucr.edu

Graphic Treatment: Zombies, Medicine, and Comics

Fifth International Graphic Novel and Comics conference: production, institution and sedition

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Joan Ormrod - Manchester Metropolitan University
contact email: 
J.Ormrod@mmu.ac.uk

Fifth International Graphic Novel and Comics conference: production, institution and sedition
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Museums and Photography: Displaying Death, Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Elena Stylianou & Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert / European University Cyprus & Cyprus University of Technology
contact email: 
e.stylianou@euc.ac.cy; theopisti.stylianou@cut.ac.cy

This is an open call for submissions for an edited volume on the ways in which death is displayed in museums through photography.

Washington Irving and Politics (Jan. 10, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Washington Irving Society
contact email: 
Tracy_Hoffman@baylor.edu

Since Washington Irving (1783-1859) was named after George Washington, met the General, and also spent time in Washington on political business, the American Literature Association’s venue of DC see

PEC_19CFP_2014. Problems of Education in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofeducation@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for an international scientific journal (Nineteenth Call for Papers)

*Extended* - Call for Critical and Creative Work - Special Issue on Aging and Gender: 'The Great Age’ Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Femspec
contact email: 
aganapath@gmail.com

*Extended* - Call for Critical and Creative Work - Special Issue on Aging and Gender: 'The Great Age’ Issue
Deadline for Submissions: March 1, 2014

Special Issue "Sport for Social Inclusion: Critical Analyses and Future Challenges" (Abstract Deadline: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Librello
contact email: 
antonio.vieira@librelloph.com

The journal Social Inclusion will launch a special issue under the title "Sport for Social Inclusion: Critical Analyses and Future Challenges".

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