category: journals and collections of essays

[REMINDER] Women and the Gendering of Talk, Gossip, & Communication Practices Across Media

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Burcon and Melissa Ames
contact email: 
sburcon@gmail.com & mames@eiu.edu

We are seeking proposals for an anthology focused on gendered communication practices. (Articles need not be completed at this time to submit).

EXTENDED CFP - Victorian Network: Literature and Science

full name / name of organization: 
The Victorian Network
contact email: 
victoriannetwork@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: December 1, 2009

Call for Papers: Victorian Literature and Science

Constructing and Defining the Cult Film Star: The Cult of Personality (Proposals due January 29th 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Egan / Sarah Thomas, Aberystwyth University, UK
contact email: 
kte@aber.ac.uk, skt@aber.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for contributions to an edited collection on cult film stars.

First Women and the Politics of Looking: Gender, Indigeneity and Representation -- January 1, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Wendy Gay Pearson, Film Studies, University of Western Ontario
contact email: 
wpearson@uwo.ca

First Women and the Politics of Looking: Gender, Indigeneity and Representation

Ed. Wendy Gay Pearson, Kimberly J. Verwaayen, Ernie Blackmore and Renée E. Bédard

Description:

CFP: The World and the Stage: Reassessing Theatrical Paradigms, Envisioning Global Rights (ACLA 1-4 April 2010; 13 Nov 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Florian Becker, Bard College
contact email: 
fnbecker@bard.edu

CFP for papers to be given as part a linked set of three panels at the American Comparative Literature Association Annual Conference, April 1-4, 2010, New Orleans, USA

Global Nonkilling Working Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Global Nonkilling
contact email: 
jevans@nonkilling.org

The Center for Global Nonkilling, an organization working to promote change toward the measurable goal of a killing-free world, is launching in January 2010 its “Global Nonkilling Working Papers”

Collection of Critical Essays on MACBETH

full name / name of organization: 
ROMAN Books
contact email: 
suman.chakraborty@yahoo.co.uk



ROMAN Books, a leading publisher of literature and literary criticism, is planning to publish a collection of critical essays on William Shakespeare’s MACBETH.

Call for Papers for the Annuals of the Next Generation Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Center for African American Research and Policy
contact email: 
adaniels@caarpweb.org

Annuals of the Next Generation is a refereed, scholarly journal that seeks to provide a venue to showcase the next generation of African American scholars by publishing the research of

UPDATE: California Culture Call for Papers, Abstract/Proposals by December 15, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference, Albuquerque, Feb 10-13, 2010
contact email: 
mganas@apu.edu

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 10-13, 2010
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
 Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505

Coded: Comics and Containment Culture in the 1950's

full name / name of organization: 
Rafe York
contact email: 
yora0801@stcloudstate.edu

Call for Papers

Coded: Comics and Containment Culture in the 1950’s

Papers Wanted for Literary Journal on American Identity - 11/15/09 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University Humanities Review
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com

This is a call for papers for the fall 2009 Humanities Review, a literary journal for the St. John’s University English Department in Queens, NY.

[UPDATE] Politics and Literature: Winter Issue of PLJ - Deadline Extended - 11/10/09

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

The deadline for the Winter Issue, “Politics and Literature” of the Pennsylvania Literary Journal is extended until November 10th.

Re-defining art: Artistic genres in literary works.

full name / name of organization: 
The American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
medinaa@uhd.edu

This seminar seeks to identify how and why contemporary literature uses visual works of art (murals, montages, sculpture, paintings, photography, etc) as a means of interpretation.

Consumption: Pleasures of the Text, Materiality, and Cultural Practices

full name / name of organization: 
Epitextes
contact email: 
epitextes@gmail.com

The French Graduate Student Association of Columbia University is
pleased to announce a new issue of its graduate student journal on the subject of:

Columbia Graduate Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Epitextes
contact email: 
epitextes@gmail.com

The Columbia French Graduate Student Association is pleased to announce the inaugural issue of its journal of graduate work, Épitextes, on the subject of:

[UPDATE] National Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Call for Papers - USF Tampa - March 25 - 27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida English
contact email: 
usf.egsa.conference@gmail.com

National Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Call for Papers
University of South Florida – Tampa, Fl.
March 25-27, 2010

Sex, Death, and Boredom: An Academic Conference. Friday, February 12, 2010. Fordham Lincoln Center Campus.

full name / name of organization: 
Will Fenton, Fordham Graduate English Association
contact email: 
fenton@fordham.edu

Calling All Papers

Fordham University
New York City
February 12, 2010

Sex, Death, and Boredom
Keynote Speaker: Simon Critchley

New Anthology on African Traditional Religions/African Diasporic Religious belief systems [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Cherie Ann Turpin and Anika Cazenave
contact email: 
cturpin@udc.edu or cherieannturpin@mac.com; anikacazenave@yahoo.com

Proposals are invited for an edited collection of scholarly essays and autobiographical essays on African Traditional Religions/African Diasporic Religious belief systems.

New Anthology on African Traditional Religions/African Diasporic Religious belief systems

full name / name of organization: 
Cherie Ann Turpin and Anika Cazenave
contact email: 
cturpin@udc.edu or cherieannturpin@mac.com; anikacazenave@yahoo.com

Proposals are invited for an edited collection of scholarly essays and autobiographical essays on African Traditional Religions/African Diasporic Religious belief systems.

Ravenna, an online journal dedicated to the relationship between the British decadent movement and Italy

full name / name of organization: 
http://www.oscholars.com/Ravenna/Ravenna2/toc.htm
contact email: 
luca.caddia@katamail.com

I am pleased to announce the publication of the second volume of "Ravenna", an online interdisciplinary journal devoted to the relationship between the British Decadent movement and Italy.

LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory Special Issue "Writers and the Business of Writing" DEADLINE 11/16/09

full name / name of organization: 
LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory Special Issue "Writers and the Business of Writing" DEADLINE 11/16/09
full name / name of organization:
LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory

Assuming Gender - Issue 2

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University
contact email: 
gender@cf.ac.uk

Assuming Gender
An international, interdisciplinary journal
Call for Papers

** We are now inviting submissions for our second issue, due out in the Spring of 2010**

[Update] Charting Transnational Native American Studies: Aesthetics, Politics, Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Yanoula Athanassakis / Journal of Transnational American Studies
contact email: 
jtas.special.forum@gmail.com

Charting Transnational Native American Studies: Aesthetics, Politics, Identity
Extended Deadline: December 15
http://repositories.cdlib.org/acgcc/jtas/cfp.html

Velvet Light Trap #67 - Seeing Race: Our Enduring Dilemma - Due Date Jan. 30th, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Velvet Light Trap/The University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
adscahill@mail.utexas.edu

The Velvet Light Trap #67 - Seeing Race: Our Enduring Dilemma

The Beginnings of Central American Narrative: A Disregarded Tradition

full name / name of organization: 
Brújula: Revista interdisciplinaria sobre estudios latinoamericanos
contact email: 
submitbrujula@ucdavis.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Beginnings of Central American Narrative: A Disregarded Tradition

Brújula: revista interdisciplinaria sobre estudios latinoamericanos

CALL FOR ESSAYS - Blackwell Companion to Film Noir - abstracts by Dec 31st 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Andrew Spicer and Dr Helen Hanson
contact email: 
andrew2.spicer@uwe.ac.uk; h.m.hanson@exeter.ac.uk

CFP San Joaquin Valley Journal (01/10/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Stanislaus
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

Religion and the Arts

full name / name of organization: 
Religion and the Arts: A Journal from Boston College
contact email: 
relarts@bc.edu

Religion and the Arts, a peer-reviewed journal from Boston College, is looking for articles on the special topic of JERUSALEM,

Reviewers for Religion and the Arts

full name / name of organization: 
Religion and the Arts: A Journal from Boston College
contact email: 
relarts@bc.edu

Religion and the Arts, a peer-reviewed journal from Bo

Special Edition - Family Violence Issue - Juvenile and Family Court Journal (June 1, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
contact email: 
kyetter[at]ncjfcj[dot]org

Mythic Mediations: Ancient and Modern Interpretations of Greek Myths Nov 30, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Shelly Jansen
contact email: 
shelly.jansen@gmail.com

Mythic Mediations:Ancient and Modern Interpretations of Greek Myths 

 

[UPDATE] Edited Collection: Linguistics & the Study of Comics

full name / name of organization: 
Frank Bramlett/University of Nebraska at Omaha
contact email: 
fbramlett@unomaha.edu

Second Call for Proposals

Call for Essays for a book on the Material Culture of Color, 1400-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Beth Fowkes Tobin
contact email: 
beth.tobin@asu.edu

Call for essays for an edited volume on “The MaterialCulture of Color in the Early Modern World” 

 

[UPDATE] KATHERINE MANSFIELD SOCIETY ESSAY PRIZE 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Reid/ Katherine Mansfield Society
contact email: 
sue@niallc.co.uk

REVISED SUBMISSION DATE: 1 MAY 2010

Nationalism(s) and Cultural Memory in Texts of Childhood (15 Nov. 2009, 1 Feb. 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Lefebvre
contact email: 
ben@roomofbensown.net

This proposed collection of essays seeks to address the interplay between nationalism (or nationalisms) and cultural memory in a range of texts for or about young people, including books, periodicals,

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