category: journals and collections of essays

Journal for Contemporary Drama in English

full name / name of organization: 
German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English
contact email: 
martin.middeke@phil.uni-augsburg.de

JCDE: Journal of Contemporary Drama in English 4 (2014)
Editors:

Martin Middeke (Augsburg, Editor in Chief), Eckart Voigts (Brunswick), Christina Wald (Berlin, Reviews), Clare Wallace (Prague)

Call for Abstracts (December 1, 2013): Critical Insights: The American Short Story (collection of essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cocchiarale, Widener University; Scott D. Emmert, University of Wisconsin--Fox Valley
contact email: 
mfcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu; scott.emmert@uwc.edu

Critical Insights: The American Short Story (Grey House Publishing)

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (April 3-6 2014); Proposals due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 45th Annual Convention (Harrisburg PA, April 3-6))
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers exploring how disability challenges normative constructions of the body-environment dyad.

CFP for Edited Collection: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Popular Fantasy

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, University of London
contact email: 
j.roberts@bbk.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for essays which explore non-normative representations of gender and sexuality in a range of contemporary popular fantasy, including, but not limited to: tv episodes and series,

Unveiling Apocalyptic Desire: Fallen Women in Eastern Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Colette Morrow and Dr Devaleena Das
contact email: 
colettemorrow@aol.com devaleena.83@gmail.com

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

A Return to Cicely: Why We Need Northern Exposure Today More Than Ever

full name / name of organization: 
Keith Fudge/University of Arkansas Fort Smith
contact email: 
keith.fudge@uafs.edu

It is difficult to believe that it has been almost 25 years since the award-winning Northern Exposure made its television debut.

[UPDATE] JOY/JOIE University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature Feb 27th - Mar 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto Centre for Comparative Literature
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

Le texte français suit le texte anglais:
JOY
Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

*Call for Papers Submissions Deadline Extended to 14 October '13* Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (Vol. 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

[UPDATE] XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference [Date change: April 26-28, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com; stam202@tamu.edu

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 26-28, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

[UPDATE] MELUS CFP for 2015 Special Issue on African American Print Cultures--Deadline Extended to Dec. 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States
contact email: 
hrambsy@siue.edu

MELUS CFP for 2015 Special Issue: African American Print Cultures
Guest Editors: Joycelyn Moody and Howard Rambsy II

Reci - Journal for Linguistics, Literaturology and Culturology

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade
contact email: 
reci@alfa.edu.rs

Sixth issue will be dedicated to the bicentenary of the birth of Petar Petrovic Njegos.
We accept papers from all fields of linguistics, literaturology and culturology.

[UPDATE - extended deadline] Doing Violence in Literature and Photography (Seminar Panel)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Assocation (NeMLA)
contact email: 
clanglo2@uwo.ca; jfardy@uwo.ca

In the Ground of the Image, Jean-Luc Nancy writes that “vi

John Bull and the Continent (CONTEXTS: JOURNAL FOR ENGLISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE)

full name / name of organization: 
Joanna Malicka / Kazimierz Wielki University
contact email: 
contexts.ukw@gmail.com

Department of English Studies
Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz

is seeking papers for the first issue of

CONTEXTS: JOURNAL FOR ENGLISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE

Special journal cluster on Affect and the Short Story

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of the Short Story in English
contact email: 
pa09d@my.fsu.edu

Journal of the Short Story in English announces a call for papers for an upcoming special section—“Affect and the Short Story (Cycle)”.

JAMES JOYCE: THE RECIRCULATION OF REALISM - February 6-7, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
James Joyce Italian Foundation - University of Roma Tre
contact email: 
joyceconference@gmail.com

JAMES JOYCE: THE RECIRCULATION OF REALISM

The VII James Joyce Italian Foundation Graduate Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 6-7, 2014
DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: November 25, 2013

Call for Papers [October-December, 2013 Issue]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of English Language and Translation Studies
contact email: 
editor@eltsjournal.org

Call for Papers
IJ-ELTS [October-December, 2013 Issue]

Special Issue on "Comics, Multimodality, and Composition"

full name / name of organization: 
Composition Studies
contact email: 
compstudies@uc.edu

CFP for Special Issue of Composition Studies
Theme: Comics, Multimodality, and Composition
For 43.1 (Spring 2015)
Guest Editor: Dale Jacobs, University of Windsor

XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference: April 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 19-21, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

NOTE Journal: Notes on Teaching English

full name / name of organization: 
NOTE: Notes on Teaching English
contact email: 
notes.engl@ggc.edu

Notes on Teaching English (NOTE) - New online journal of the Georgia and Carolinas affiliate of the College English Association (GACCEA)

* url: notes.engl.ggc.edu

Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of literature and Trauma Studies
contact email: 
lucia.aiello@york.ac.uk

The Journal of Literature and Trauma Studies (http://www.jlts.stir.ac.uk/) calls for submissions for its fifth issue stressing post-war German and European literature, film and drama.

CFP: War Gothic (Edited Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Steffen Hantke
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CFP: War Gothic

Theme: Representations of, by, and for Women: The Gendered Politics of Art (January 6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Humanities journal (Guest Editor: Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick)
contact email: 
juligood@iupuc.edu

Studies in the Humanities (Volume 41, issues 1-2)

Guest Editor: Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick, Associate Professor of English, Indiana University-Purdue University at Columbus, juligood@iupuc.edu

23rd Annual English Language and Literature Conference for Undergraduates

full name / name of organization: 
University of St. Francis
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

Attention: All undergraduate writers and English majors!

Narrating the New Nation: South African Indian Writing (Deadline 31 Jan. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Jaspal K. Singh, Northern MIchigan University; Rajendra Chetty, Cape Peninsula U of Technology, Cape Town
contact email: 
jsingh@nmu.du;chettyr@cput.ac.za

CALL FOR PAPERS

Narrating the New Nation: South African Indian Writing

ASE 2014 Conference Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Esotericism
contact email: 
ASE2014Conference@gmail.com

Association for the Study of Esotericism
Fifth International Conference

Call for Papers: Esoteric Practices: Theories, Representations, and Methods
June 19-22, 2014

Australian & American Cinemas: Transnational Perspectives

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

Australian and American Cinemas: Transnational Perspectives

THINKING MAKES MY HEAD HURT! Share Your Best Practices with Colleagues Across the Disciplines

full name / name of organization: 
The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

Whether you’re a new or a seasoned faculty member, your voice can make a difference in the success of your fellow-faculty as well as your students.

CFP:Revista Atenea - Journal of humanities and social sciences (29 October 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Atenea - University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and poetry.
URL: http://ece.uprm.edu/artssciences/atenea/

[UPDATE] Cracking the Ivory Tower, Due Oct 18

full name / name of organization: 
University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
klp68@pitt.edu

The editors seek abstracts for essays sharing advice, unique stories or sage wisdom for graduate students at all levels.

The Simpsons collection: 1 December 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Karma Waltonen
contact email: 
kjwaltonen@ucdavis.edu

December 2014 will mark the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons.

In honor of this momentous occasion, we are seeking submissions for a new collection of essays on the show.

CFP: Perspectives from Tiffin University

full name / name of organization: 
Tiffin University
contact email: 
btiell@tiffin.edu

The Journal of Technology in Higher Education is inviting papers for the first edition which is a special edition focusing on perspectives from Tiffin University.

[UPDATE]: The Conversations Project: Interdscisplinary Conversations About Comics, Literacy, and Scholarship

full name / name of organization: 
James Bucky Carter/ Washington State University
contact email: 
jamesbucky.carter@wsu.edu

The Conversations Project: Interdisciplinary Conversations About Comics, Literacy, and Scholarship

VLT Issue 75: Media Distribution

full name / name of organization: 
The Velvet Light Trap
contact email: 
velvetlighttrap.austin@gmail.com

Although distribution has long been known as the economic linchpin of the media industries, it remains the least studied aspect of that industry, conjuring images of dour economists combing through du

[UPDATE] Basic Writing, Community Engagement, and Interdisciplinarity (12/28/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Peele/Long Island University
contact email: 
thomas.peele@liu.edu

Basic Writing, Community Engagement, and Interdisciplinarity 2014 BWe Special Issue: Call for Submissions
Guest Editor: Tom Peele, Long Island University, Brooklyn

Syndicate content