category: journals and collections of essays

Update: Middlemen: Booskshops and 20th-century literature - edited collection - January 15 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Huw Osborne
contact email: 
osborne@rmc.ca

Robert Darnton refers to bookstore owners as the “forgotten middlemen of literature” who illustrate “the character of publishing as an activity” involved in “the transactions that brought in

Update: Queer Wales - edited collection - Deadline January 15 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Huw Osborne
contact email: 
osborne@rmc.ca

Queer Wales, a collection of essays on sexuality, identity, and Wales

Tekhne, Technique, Technologie (Deadline 12 Dec 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Juliana de Nooy / Australian Journal of French Studies
contact email: 
j.denooy@uq.edu.au

Technology of/in francophone literature, cinema, cultural production, cultural history, everyday life.

The Neuroscientific Turn in the Humanities Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Littlefield & Jenell Johnson
contact email: 
mml@illinois.edu OR jjohn@lsu.edu

CFP: The Neuroscientific Turn in the Humanities and Social Sciences

[UPDATE] CFP: Sociability and Cosmopolitanism: Social Bonds on the Fringes of the Enlightenment [New Deadline: 9/18/09]

full name / name of organization: 
Scott Breuninger & David Burrow, University of South Dakota
contact email: 
Scott.Breuninger@usd.edu David.Burrow@usd.edu

Sociability and Cosmopolitanism: Social Bonds on the Fringes of the Enlightenment

CFP: Food Theory (Pre/Text)

full name / name of organization: 
Pre/Text: A Journal of Rhetorical Theory
contact email: 
ricejr@missouri.edu

Call for Proposals
Food Theory
Pre/Text A Journal of Rhetorical Theory (http://www.pre-text.com/pt/)
Guest Editors Jeff Rice and Jenny Rice

[UPDATE] Essays on the Fiction of Boy Detectives - Papers Still Needed

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cornelius
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Call for Papers - Essays on the Fiction of Boy Detectives

UPDATE: The collection still needs three pieces to complete the collection. The editor is currently actively seeking these pieces.

Update: Art, Adaptations, and Culture (Deadline: September 21, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association - Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.caribbeanchapter@gmail.com

Art, Adaptations, and the Highbrow Lowbrow Cultures

Update: New Media and the Democratization of Art (Deadline: September 21, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association - Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.caribbeanchapter@gmail.com

The New Media and the Democratization of Art

[UPDATE] Collection: The Cartographical Necessity of Exile (abstracts, 9/1/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Karen Elizabeth Bishop (Harvard University)
contact email: 
kebishop@fas.harvard.edu

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THE CARTOGRAPHICAL NECESSITY OF EXILE

The Comedy of Seth Rogen - October 26, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Gray, Ph.D., Carson-Newman College
contact email: 
rgray@cn.edu

The Comedy of Seth Rogen

Update: The Exiled and / or Expatriate Artist (Deadline: September 21, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association - Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.caribbeanchapter@gmail.com

The Exiled and / or Expatriate Artist

Art and the Artist in Society Publication [Update] (deadline: September 21, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association - Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.caribbeanchapter@gmail.com

Art and the Artist in Society
Collection of Critical Essays

(Deadline: September 21, 2009)

[UPDATE] anthology of essays, Human Geographies: Towards an understanding of Diasporic Subjectivity

full name / name of organization: 
Aparajita De
contact email: 
de.aparajita@gmail.com

In this anthology of essays, tentatively titled Human Geographies: Towards an understanding of Diasporic Subjectivity, we are interested to explore the importance of “positionality and location” (

John Updike and Eve Kosofsky Sedgewick: In Memoriam

full name / name of organization: 
Packingtown Review: A Journal of Arts and Scholarship from the University of Illinois at Chicago
contact email: 
ljohns56@uic.edu

The editors of Packingtown Review, published by the University of Illinois Press, invites creative and critical submissions on the life, work, and influence of John Updike and/or Eve Kosofsky Sedgewic

Companion to Charles Bernstein

full name / name of organization: 
William Allegrezza
contact email: 
wallegre@iun.edu

I'm putting together a collection of essays on Charles Bernstein to be released by Salt in the 2010. For consideration, please send a brief abstract and a vita by Oct. 1, 2009.

CFP: Creative Writing: Creative and Critical (10/30/09)

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwriting.org.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS

Creative and/or Critical work

for

"New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing"

International Journals of Engineering and Sciences www.ijens.org

full name / name of organization: 
IJENS
contact email: 
editor@ijens.org

www.ijens.org

Update: Pop Goes the Region--the popular and the regional in literature and representation

full name / name of organization: 
LiNQ Literature in North Queensland
contact email: 
victoria.kuttainen@jcu.edu.au

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS LiNQ VOLUME 36 2009:

Extended Closing DATE 1 October 2009

POP Goes the Region

Women in Higher Education (October 01, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Humanities
contact email: 
stilwell@iup.edu; mcdevitt@iup.edu

The December, 2009 issue of Studies in the Humanities is seeking essay submissions for a special issue on the subject of "Theoretical Perspectives on Women in Higher Education.” The editors will cas

Training “Late Adopter” Educators to Use Multimodal Composition (Oct 15, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Christine Denecker/The University of Findlay
contact email: 
denecker@findlay.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Call for submissions for the edited collection Better Late than Never: Training “Late Adopter” Educators to Use Multimodal Composition in the Writing Classroom.

Middlemen: Booskshops and 20th-century literature - edited collection - January 15 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Huw Osborne
contact email: 
osborne@rmc.ca

Middlemen: The Bookstore and Twentieth-Century Literature

Queer Wales - edited collection - Deadline January 15 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Huw Osborne
contact email: 
osborne@rmc.ca

Queer Wales, a collection of essays on sexuality, identity, and Wales

The Remaining Colonies in the Caribbean - Call for Papers for New Book

full name / name of organization: 
House of Nehesi Publishers
contact email: 
Nehesi@sintmaarten.net

House of Nehesi Publishers, based in St. Martin, Caribbean, invite contributions (articles, essays, speeches) for the upcoming book, The Remaining Colonies in the Caribbean (working title).

CFP: Call for submissions to the premier issue of Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org), an online, international, int

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org)
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

Red Feather Journal facilitates an international dialogue among scholars and professionals through vigorous discussion of the intersections between the child image and the conception of childhood, chi

Polygraph, Issue 23 CFP - Deadline: December 31, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Polygraph: An International Journal of Culture and Politics
contact email: 
partiescfp@gmail.com, polygraph@duke.edu

Polygraph 23—Call for Papers

“Parties, Factions, Organizations”

UPSTAGE: A Journal of Fin-de-Siecle Theatre and Theatrical Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA and St. Mary's University College, England
contact email: 
hgurfin@siue.edu; paullm@smuc.ac.uk

UPSTAGE, a new peer-reviewed online publication dedicated to research in turn-of-the-century theatre and theatrical culture, seeks submissions for its inaugural issue scheduled for the spring of 2010.

California Culture (Due 12/15/2009)

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

Panels now forming on topics related to California Culture: literature, ethnography, film, pop culture, folk culture, history and historical figures, art, artifacts, photography, industries, geography

Linguistics and the Study of Comics (edited collection). Deadline Monday 16 November 2009

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

Wounded: In the Line of Fire

full name / name of organization: 
Open Minds Quarterly, a publication of the Northern Initiative for Social Action (NISA)
contact email: 
openminds@nisa.on.ca

Canada has been engaged in war in Afghanistan since 2002. Many soldiers have returned from the battle field with the invisible wounds of psychological trauma. This trend seems destined to continue.

African American Lifewriting

full name / name of organization: 
a/b: Auto/Biography Studies
contact email: 
sboyd@westga.edu

_a/b: Auto/Biography Studies_ invites submissions for a special issue focusing on African American life writing.

Peer English 5 - Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Ben Parsons/ University of Leicester
contact email: 
bptutor@yahoo.co.uk

Peer English (ISSN 1746-5621) is a refereed academic journal, now in its fifth year, published by members of the School of English at the University of Leicester.

[UPDATE] CFP Call for Editors for Red Feather Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org)
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

UPDATE: Call for Editors: Red Feather Journal: an International Journal of Children’s Media Culture (www.redfeatherjournal.org)

[UPDATE] Personal Narrative and Political Discourse. Spec. Issue of _Biography_ 9/15/2009

full name / name of organization: 
Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly
contact email: 
biograph@hawaii.edu

Call for Papers. Special Issue of Biography 32.1 (Winter 2010).

Deadline Extended to September 15, 2009.

“Personal Narrative and Political Discourse.” Guest Editor: Sidonie Smith.

James Joyce and His Influence on Contemporary Popular Culture, Essay Collection (October 31, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Hollis
contact email: 
ehollis@fullerton.edu

Submissions are invited for a collection focusing on intersections between Joyce and contemporary popular culture.

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