category: journals and collections of essays

Short Fiction in Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Principal Editor Ailsa Cox
contact email: 
coxa@edgehill.ac.uk

Short Fiction in Theory and Practice is an interdisciplinary journal celebrating the current resurgence in short-story writing and research.

Essays for a book-length collection on Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring

full name / name of organization: 
James B. Kelley
contact email: 
jkelley@meridian.msstate.edu

Essays are sought for a book-length collection on Rachel Carson’s highly influential work Silent Spring, which will turn 50 in 2012.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Early Modern Women and Memory

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
emwjournal@umd.edu

Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal (EMWJ) invites submissions to an interdisciplinary Forum on Early Modern Women and Memory, slated for publication in Volume 6 (2011).

UPDATE: "Postcolonial Intimacies" (proposals due April 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Intimacies Reading Group
contact email: 
postcolonialintimacies@gmail.com

Just a friendly reminder that the deadline for abstract submissions is approaching. Please circulate widely. Thank you.

Call for Papers: Essays for Journal Special Issue

postamble Call for Graduate Student Papers: 15 June/15 July

full name / name of organization: 
postamble
contact email: 
nhimmelman@gmail.com

POSTAMBLE: CALL FOR PAPERS, VOL. 6. No. 2
‘Under the Lens: South Africa and the FIFA Soccer World Cup 2010’
UCT’s Centre for African Studies and its multidisciplinary postgraduate, peer-

30-40 Years West of Here: Stories from the Sub-Rural West [July 15, 2010]

full name / name of organization: 
Colin Irvine
contact email: 
irvinec@augsburg.edu

The editor of 30-40 Years West of Here: Stories from the Sub-Rural West invites contributions for a collection of creative nonfiction essays that explores the implications of living in that often ove

William James Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Linda Simon/William James Studies
contact email: 
lsimon@skidmore.edu

The peer-reviewed online journal William James Studies invites scholarly essays on any aspect of James's life and work.

Research on Research (7/1/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Randall McClure/Georgia Southern University
contact email: 
randallmcclure@georgiasouthern.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

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CALL FOR PAPERS EDITED COLLECTION: WORLD DOMINATION - DOCTOR WHO IN TRANSLATION. DEADLINE: JUNE 15 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Andrew O'Day
contact email: 
aoday41414@aol.com

In the ‘classic’ Doctor Who series Tom Baker narrative ‘The Masque of Mandragora’ (1976) the Doctor tells Sarah Jane Smith that her ability to hear foreign languages in English is a Time Lord

Language, literature and cultural studies

full name / name of organization: 
Military Technical Academy, Bucharest ,Romania
contact email: 
ameliamolea@yahoo.com (English)

The Department of Foreign Languages of the Military Technical Academy invites you to contribute to the fifth and sixth numbers of the Journal of Language, Literature and Cultural Studies “formal and

[UPDATE] CFP: New German Review (New Deadline 5/20/10)

full name / name of organization: 
New German Review: A Germanic Studies Journal
contact email: 
ngr@humnet.ucla.edu

Celebrating 25 years in academic publishing, New German Review has been a medium for
graduate students, post-docs, and junior faculty to share their ideas with the academic
community worldwide.

Captivity Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

CFP: Captivity Narratives
Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2010

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011

AlterNative seeks papers for 2010 publication

full name / name of organization: 
AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples is calling for papers to be submitted now for 2010 publication.

[UPDATE] Popular Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

RECONSTRUCTION 11.3: POPULAR FICTION
Edited by Cameron Leader-Picone and Matthew Schneider-Mayerson

[UPDATE] "Multilingual Realities in Translation"

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Special Issue (11.1, January 2011) for Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture

Edited by Angela Flury and Hervé Regnauld

CALL FOR PAPERS: EXPLORING NORTH-EAST INDIAN WRITINGS IN ENGLISH (DEADLINE FOR PAPERS: JULY 31, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Assam University::Diphu Campus, Diphu-782 460 Karbi Anglong, India
contact email: 
induswamionline@yahoo.com

The term ‘North-East’ is a form of geographical, linguistic and ethnic stereotyping that clubs together eight disparate, often misunderstood states that happen to lie in the Northeastern periphery

[UPDATE] Vexed by 19th-century fiction 6/1/10

full name / name of organization: 
Leslie Haynsworth/University of South Carolina
contact email: 
haynswor@mailbox.sc.edu

Updating our earlier CFP, we've extended the deadline out of consideration for those beset by end-of-semester stress. Deadline is now June 1. Here's the full updated CFP:

[UPDATE} CFP Culture After Postmodern Culture conference

full name / name of organization: 
/Postmodern Culture
contact email: 
pmc@uci.edu

Reminder: May 1 is our target date to receive all proposals for papers at the Culture After Postmodern Culture conference at UC Irvine in October 9, 2010.

CALL FOR PAPERS: Cultures of Militarization and the Military-Cultural Complex

full name / name of organization: 
TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies
contact email: 
topia@yorku.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS:

Cultures of Militarization and the Military-Cultural Complex

TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies

The Allegory of Guillaume de Digulleville (Deguileville) in Europe: Circulation, Reception and Influence 21-23 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Université de Lausanne
contact email: 
marco.nievergelt@unil.ch; stephanie.kamath@umb.edu

The fourteenth-century allegorical trilogy composed by the Cistercian monk, Guillaume de Digulleville (or Deguileville) -- the Pèlerinage de la vie humaine [Pilgrimage of Human Life], Pèlerinage de

Essays for The John Updike Review

full name / name of organization: 
The John Updike Review
contact email: 
james.schiff@uc.edu

The John Updike Review is a newly-established, peer-reviewed, scholarly journal published by the University of Cincinnati and The John Updike Society.

World Literary Review Issue: Multi-Cultural Voices in Literature, History, and the Arts of the 1920’s

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Texas Southern University
contact email: 
sollars_md@tsu.edu

Premiere issue of World Literary Review: Multi-Cultural Voices in Literature, History, and the Arts of the 1920’s

[UPDATE] CFP: J. D. Salinger’s Literary Legacy (July 1, 2010)

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

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Call for papers: Reading Marechera (Abstracts - May 21, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Grant Hamilton
contact email: 
marecheracollection@gmail.com

Submissions are invited for an edited collection of new research on the work of Zimbabwean writer Dambudzo Marechera.

outh Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention (SAMLA): November 5 - 7, 2010, Atlanta, Georgia

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University
contact email: 
Tamayok@stjohns.edu

While we have many accounts of reading and the emerging middle class in eighteenth-century England, our understanding of literacy for domestic servants is less clear.

Edited Collection - Toni Cade Bambara's Gorilla, My Love, September 1, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Mary S. Comfort/ Moravian College
contact email: 
memsc01@moravian.edu

Studies of one or more of the short stories in Gorilla, My Love by Toni Cade Bambara will be considered for a new volume in the Dialogue series of literary studies published by Rodopi Press Amsterda

CFP: Digital Narrative: 8th Annual iDMAa Conference,Vancouver, BC, Canada, 4/6/2010, Deadline: 8/30

full name / name of organization: 
international Digital Media and Arts association (iDMAa)
contact email: 
ritchie@lvc.edu

The Digital Narrative: 8th Annual iDMAa Conference, November 4-6, 2010. Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Special Issue of Computers and Composition on the Future of the Web (7/1/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Randall McClure/Georgia Southern University
contact email: 
randallmcclure@georgiasouthern.edu

Composition 20/20: How the Future of the Web Could Sharpen the Teaching of Writing
A Special Issue of Computers and Composition

Special Issue of 'Shakespeare': 'Shakespeare and Fletcher' (proposals due 7/31/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Lucy Munro
contact email: 
l.munro@engl.keele.ac.uk

Special Issue of Shakespeare: ‘Shakespeare and Fletcher’

[UPDATE} Cleaning up After the Tiger. Mediating the Crisis in Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
The Internationalist Review of Irish Culture
contact email: 
andrea.binelli@lett.unitn.it

The deadline for submission of articles to the IRIC has been extended. The new deadline is July 1, 2010.

CFP: Special issue of the _Nathaniel Hawthorne Review_: Sophia Peabody Hawthorne. (8/1/2010/1/30/2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Julie E. Hall/The Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
contact email: 
eng_jeh@shsu.edu

Sophia Peabody Hawthorne has garnered significant critical interest in the past decade and a half, signaled most recently by the 2009 MLA session, "The Two-Hundredth Anniversary of Sophia Hawthorne

Housing Fictions: the House in Writing and Culture, 1950 to the Present European Journal of English Studies, Vol. 16

full name / name of organization: 
Francesca Saggini (Universita' della Tuscia)
contact email: 
fsaggini@unitus.it

This issue of EJES aims to engage the variety of European approaches to the study of the house in Anglophone literatures and cultures from the standpoint of contemporaneity.

MP Journal: Feminisms 2010

full name / name of organization: 
MP: An Online Feminist Journal
contact email: 
lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

CFP Feminism 2010:

The Unreadable (Oxford Literary Review 33:1)

full name / name of organization: 
Oxford Literary Review
contact email: 
gbennin@emory.edu

OLR 33:1 The Unreadable

Call for Papers

‘We read because we do not know how to read.’ (Jean-François Lyotard, Augustine’s Confession).

Critical Explorations of the Sword and Sandal Film

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

Critical Explorations of the Sword and Sandal Film – Call for Papers

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