category: journals and collections of essays

Special Issue "Hands Up. Don't Shoot: Critical and Creative Responses to Violence Toward Black Bodies in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
College Language Association
contact email: 
editor@clascholars.org

The editorial board of the College Language Association Journal (CLAJ) invites the submission of essays, poetry, short prose, short drama, or book reviews for its special issue entitled, "Hands Up.

LEFTovers: What’s L/left of Literature and Critical Theory in the 21st Century?

full name / name of organization: 
University of Michigan
contact email: 
leftoversumich@gmail.com

LEFTovers: What’s L/left of Literature and Critical Theory in the 21st Century?

Call for Papers
Comparative Literature Intra-Student Faculty Forum (CLIFF)
A Graduate Conference

Call for papers: Postliminium, University of London

full name / name of organization: 
Postliminium
contact email: 
uljsubmissions@outlook.com

Postliminium is the University of London's inter-collegiate student journal for the arts, humanities and social sciences.

CFP (Edited Volume of Essays): Chop Suey and Sushi from Sea to Shining Sea: Asian Restaurants in the United States

full name / name of organization: 
Editors
contact email: 
asianrestaurantbook@gmail.com

CALL FOR ESSAY PROPOSALS
Chop Suey and Sushi from Sea to Shining Sea: Asian Restaurants in the United States

Edited by Bruce Makoto Arnold, Tanfer Emin Tunc, and Raymond Chong

THE APOLLONIAN, Vol. II, Issue 1: Crime, Criminal, Criminality

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

FOCUS: CRIME/CRIMINAL/CRIMINALITY

Narratives in rhetoric, composition, and literature.

full name / name of organization: 
Textual Overtures Online Graduate Journal from Washington State University
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is currently accepting submissions for its 2015 issue under the theme of “Narratives.” We invite papers to address narrative from traditional definitions such as stories or accou

Multi-ethnic Literature: Prospects and Perspectives

full name / name of organization: 
Pachaiyappa's College, Chennai-30, India
contact email: 
pelmoraj@gmail.com

Multi-ethnic literature is a fast growing field of contemporary literary studies. The field is vast and needs ample attention to deal with issues on ethnicity caste and race.

[UPDATE]: Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK) - Summer 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing: International Creative Writing Conference - Imperial College, London
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing 2015

The 18th Annual Great Writing International
Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College London
Sat. June 20th - Sun. June 21st 2015

[UPDATE] Call for Poetry and Fiction Submissions (Dec. 31, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Ishaan Literary Review
contact email: 
ishaanlitreview@gmail.com

Winter 2015 Call for Submissions – EXTENDED

Great Authors/Great Works Book Series

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

Call for Proposals

Great Authors/Great Works

A New Book Series from Rowman & Littlefield

Series Editor: Bob Batchelor, James Pedas Professor of Communication, Thiel College

Contemporary American Literature -- Book Series

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

The Contemporary American Literature Series is currently accepting proposals for volumes focused on how American literature reflects and shapes our knowledge of our cultural, historical, and socio-eco

Call for Undergraduate Papers in the Humanities Fields

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

The Valley Humanities Review publishes the best undergraduate research in the humanities. We accept national and international submissions, and our December 15 deadline is approaching.

[UPDATE] Carlos Ruiz Zafón Proposed Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Jones, M.Ed
contact email: 
tanyacarinae@hotmail.com

Abstracts are requested for a proposed collection on the works of Carlos Ruiz Zafón.

Lynda Barry: Seriously Multitalented, essay collection, abstracts due Jan 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Jane Tolmie, Queen's University
contact email: 
jane.tolmie@queensu.ca

Lynda Barry: Seriously Multitalented is a proposed volume in the new series Critical Approaches to Comics Artists at the University Press of Mississippi.

[UPDATE] Apollon Undergraduate Humanities Ejournal - Extended Deadline (12/7)

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

Caribbean Military Encounters: A multidisciplinary anthology from the humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Shalini Puri and Lara Putnam
contact email: 
puri.shalini@gmail.com

We invite papers for a multidisciplinary anthology that explores the Caribbean as a militarized region.

Misfits: Children with a Twist

full name / name of organization: 
Markus Bohlmann
contact email: 
childrenmisfit@gmail.com

Misfits: Children with a Twist

[REMINDER]Death in the Cityscape: CRAS Special Issue 01/04/15 (Abst.01/12/14 )

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies
contact email: 
dcalabre@uwo.ca

In contemporary literature, the intersection of the space of death and mourning within the confines of the city acts as a method of critiquing our understood modes of living.

Call for Papers: The Loki Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Grainne O'Brien
contact email: 
thelokicollection@gmail.com

Since the release of Marvel’s Thor along with its sequel and the Avengers Assemble movies, there has been a renewed interest in Loki, the Trickster God.

Call for Submission: East Asian Journal of Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
East Asian Journal of Popular Culture
contact email: 
eajpopculture@gmail.com

The East Asian Journal of Popular Culture (Intellect Press) is looking for general papers for its 2:3 edition.

Robert A. Heinlein--call for contributors

full name / name of organization: 
Rafeeq O. McGiveron, Lansing Community College
contact email: 
rafeeq.o.mcgiveron@gmail.com or mcgiver@lcc.edu

As volume editor for a collection of new scholarly essays on Robert A. Heinlein that will be published by Salem Press in its Critical Insights Series, I am entertaining proposals for the following:

Margaret Walker Centenary Panel (Poetry) and Anthology Project (Poetry and Fiction). (1 p Abstracts due Jan 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Poetry by the Sea Conference (Madison, CT; May 26-29, 2015)
contact email: 
cpollard@wcupa.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS: Margaret Walker Centenary Panel (Poetry) and Anthology Project (Poetry and Fiction).

(Un)/veiling the Self: Contested Desires (deadline for submissions 01/15/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
contact email: 
rxm7433@louisiana.edu and chivoiuo@purdue.edu

Digital Humanities: Special Issue, January 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

The Rupkatha Journal (www.rupkatha.com) is inviting papers for its Special Issue on Digital Humanities.

CFP: MEDIASCAPE Journal of Film and Media Studies - "Time" REVIEWS

full name / name of organization: 
Mediascape
contact email: 
mediascape@tft.ucla.edu

Call For Papers - MEDIASCAPE - Spring 2015 – “Time”

Readings: a new journal for scholars and readers

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alexandra Berlina
contact email: 
alexandra.berlina@uni-due.de

Readings is a new peer-reviewed open-access journal intended to be read by both scholars and the general public. Like other journals, we look for academic quality and originality.

On-going reminder CALL FOR CONTRIBUTED PAPERS 'STUDIES IN VISUAL ARTS AND COMMUNICATION - AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL' 2nd issue

full name / name of organization: 
“George Enescu” University of Arts from Iasi, Romania.
contact email: 
cristina_moraru@rocketmail.com

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTED PAPERS

'STUDIES IN VISUAL ARTS AND COMMUNICATION - AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL'

2nd issue - Vol1 No2 December 2014

http://journalonarts.org

CFP Issue 7.1 of Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Defoe Society
contact email: 
holly.nelson@twu.ca; keellis@ilstu.edu

Issue 7.1: Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries

Gothic and Racism - December 31 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Universitas Press
contact email: 
editorchief@universitaspress.com

CFP Gothic and Racism (Edited volume)

_Feminist Spaces_: Women and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
_Feminist Spaces_
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

_Feminist Spaces_ is now accepting student submissions for its second issue to be published in March of 2015.

South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture (special issue for 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Review
contact email: 
kdaiya@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture
South Asian Review, the refereed journal of the South Asian Literary Association, invites

Subjectivity in an Object World

full name / name of organization: 
St. John’s University Humanities Review (Vol. Thirteen, Issue 1/Spring 2015)
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com

Editor: Kevin MacDonnell
Email: sjuhumanities@gmail.com

TAU: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

full name / name of organization: 
TAU Literary and Visual Arts Journal
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Email your titled submission to tau@lourdes.edu.

Rules for submission:

Book Collection--An Indelible Mark: Women and the Work of Todd Haynes (Dec 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Julia Leyda, Sophia University & Theresa Geller, Grinnell College, co-editors
contact email: 
j-leyda@sophia.ac.jp, gellertl@grinnell.edu

An Indelible Mark: Women and the Work of Todd Haynes

Violence Against Black and Brown Bodies - Jan 5, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Sandra E. Weissinger
contact email: 
sweissi@siue.edu

More than physical assaults, violence can take the form of dilapidated neighborhoods, gentrification efforts, economic strangleholds, caste like education systems and other institutionally based inequ

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