category: journals and collections of essays

Special Issue: JFK Assassination – The Rise and Fall of the Camelot Deadline 22/11/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Journal Teorija in praksa, Associate Editor: dr. Karmen Šterk
contact email: 
karmensterk@gmail.com

Special Issue of the journal Teorija in praksa: JFK Assassination – The Rise and Fall of the Camelot

update/ CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace,

Book Series Announcement: New Horizons for Contemporary Writing (Deadline 1 Feb. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Bloomsbury Publishing
contact email: 
Bloomsbury.new.horizons@gmail.com

The editors invite proposals for a new series of research monographs (typically 90,000 words long) to be published by Bloomsbury.

Canadian Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R. P. Singh Associate Professor of English Department of English and Modern European Languages University of Lucknow Lucknow - 226007, U P, INDIA Cell : +91 94151 59137 Email : rpsingh.lu@gmail.com
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

The proposed book seeks to examine various aspects of Canadian Literature with reference to the following:
1. Making of Canadian Literature
2. Challenges before Canadian Literature

Indian Literature in Translation

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R. P. Singh Associate Professor of English Department of English and Modern European Languages University of Lucknow Lucknow - 226007, U P, INDIA Cell : +91 94151 59137 Email : rpsingh.lu@gmail.com
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

The proposed book seeks to examine various aspects of Indian Literature in Translation with reference to the following:
1. Making of Indian Literature

the Third Global Chinese-Language Cinema Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Shanghai University’s School of Film-TV, in cooperation with BeijingUniversity’s School of Arts and Institute of Film, TV, Theater, JinanUniversity’s School of Literature, and Shenzhen University’s Instituteof Cultural Industries
contact email: 
huayudianying@yeah.net

Shanghai University’s School of Film-TV, in cooperation with BeijingUniversity’s School of Arts and Institute of Film, TV, Theater, JinanUniversity’s School of Literature, and Shenzhen Universit

CFP: Studies in Gothic Fiction, Special Issue on the Gothic and/in Latin America

full name / name of organization: 
Guest editor: Enrique Ajuria Ibarra (Universidad de las Américas Puebla)
contact email: 
enrique.ajuria@gmail.com

The contemporary global outreach of the Gothic has prompted a wide range of approximations of this mode far beyond its Western, anglicized origins.

Short and interesting articles required for The New Union online magazine.

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editor@new-union.co.uk

The New Union, a new online literary magazine, requires guest articles for online publication.

We welcome articles on any and all literary subjects and genres, and from any period in history.

[UPDATE] Ecocriticism and Geocriticism: Overlapping Territories in Environmental and Spatial Literary Studies (Oct. 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Christine Battista and Robert T. Tally Jr.
contact email: 
chrissiebattista@gmail.com and robert.tally@txstate.edu

The Films of Hal Hartley

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Rybin / Georgia Gwinnett College
contact email: 
srybin@ggc.edu

I am currently accepting essay proposals for a new collection on the films of Hal Hartley, tentatively titled HAL HARTLEY: AMERICAN FILMMAKER.

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (17 January 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism

Special essay cluster on ‘Space and Place in Italo/Glaswegian Life Narratives’ for a/b: Auto/Biography Studies - 20 Dec

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Edwards and Katharine Mitchell, University of Strathclyde, UK
contact email: 
sarah.m.edwards@strath.ac.uk; katharine.mitchell@strath.ac.uk

Special essay cluster on ‘Space and Place in Italo/Glaswegian Life Narratives’ for a/b: Auto/Biography Studies

17th issue of the Journal TRANS- : "Hereafter"

full name / name of organization: 
Revue Trans- de Littérature Générale et Comparée
contact email: 
lgcrevue@gmail.com

17th issue of the Journal TRANS- : "Hereafter"

Zymbol literary magazine seeking submissions for S/S 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Zymbol
contact email: 
lindsay.s@zymbolmag.com

Zymbol, a surrealist/ symbolist themed literary magazine, is seeking creative submissions and essays for our spring/ summer 2014 issue.

CFP: Journal of the Northern Renaissance - Special Issue: Numbers in Early Modern Writing. Deadline for submission: 1 Dec 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of the Northern Renaissance
contact email: 
northernrenaissance+numbers@gmail.com

Early modern books are full of numbers, representing both practicality and mystery.

CFP for the Journal of Cross-cultural Studies, Vol.1 No.10, deadline Oct. 31

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcsjournal@gmail.com

Cross-cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal published by Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, and has been indexed in the THCI (Taiwa

CFP: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture, volume 45, deadline 8/18/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Burnham/Santa Clara University
contact email: 
mburnham@scu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture Volume 45

Tolkien Criticism - Satirical Essays (Abstracts by Oct 20, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas L. Martin
contact email: 
tmartin@fau.edu

Call for Papers
Tolkien Criticism - Satirical Essays

The Improbable Hobbit:
Unlikely Readings of Tolkien’s Epic Fantasy

CFP for Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (17 January 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Brigham Young University, Department of English
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism
Call for Papers: 2014 Issue
Submission Deadline: 17 January 2014

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism seeks original, well-researched, and intellectually rigorous essays written from diverse critical perspectives and about texts from any time period or literary tradition. Submissions are peer-reviewed by a selection board at BYU, and final decisions are made by the journal's two Editors-in-Chief in consultation with a faculty advisor. Essays may be submitted on a year-round basis, but Criterion is currently soliciting submissions for its 2014 issue, scheduled for publication in April of 2014. The submission deadline is 17 January 2014.

[UPDATE] Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

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

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CFP: Brilliant Careers? Authorial Personae, Writing and Public Life (edited collection) Deadline for abstracts October 29th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Dr Nicola Evans/University of Wollongong, Australia; Dr Guy Davidson/University of Wollongong
contact email: 
evans@uow.edu.au

In his groundbreaking work Beginnings, (1975) Edward Said identified a key shift in the idea and practice of the literary career.

CFP: Victorian Bodies and Body Parts

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

The ninth issue of Victorian Network, guest edited by Professor Pamela K. Gilbert (University of Florida), is dedicated to a reassessment of the place of the human body in the Victorian literary and cultural imagination. Rapid medical and scientific advances, advancing industrialization and new forms of labour, legal reforms, the rise of comparative ethnology and anthropology, the growth of consumer culture, and the ever changing trends of Victorian fashion are just a few of the many forces that transformed how Victorians thought about the human body and about the relationship between the embodied, or disembodied, self and the object world.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Games of Late Modernity (Leusden, NL: January 15-17 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / Huizinga Research Institute / ISVW
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

The end of this year will be marked by the 75th anniversary of Johan Huizinga’s classic study of the Homo Ludens.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Games of Late Modernity (Leusden, NL: January 15-17 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / Huizinga Research Institute / ISVW
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

CFP: Studies in Gothic Fiction, Special Issue on the Gothic and/in Latin America

full name / name of organization: 
Guest editor: Enrique Ajuria Ibarra (Universidad de las Américas Puebla).
contact email: 
enrique.ajuria@gmail.com

The contemporary global outreach of the Gothic has prompted a wide range of approximations of this mode far beyond its Western, anglicized origins.

Comics and the Canon

full name / name of organization: 
Partial Answers: Journal of Literature and the History of Ideas
contact email: 
partans@mail.huji.ac.il

Comics and the Canon

Writing After Retirement: Tips by Successful Retired Writers

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Geocriticism and Spatial Literary Studies (new Palgrave Macmillan book series)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert T. Tally Jr., series editor
contact email: 
robert.tally@txstate.edu

Critical Regionalism and Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
NOLA DIASPORA JOURNAL
contact email: 
editor@noladiaspora.org; rachel.jennings@utsa.edu

Critical Intersections and Crucial Conversations: Diasporas & Regionalisms

Special Issue of Computational Culture on "Rhetoric and Computation"

full name / name of organization: 
James J. Brown, Jr. and Annette Vee / Computational Culture
contact email: 
brownjr@wisc.edu

CFP: Special Issue of Computational Culture on Rhetoric and Computation

Immersion and Invention: Convergences in Art and Science Research [June 1, 2014]

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

Reconstruction 15.2
Immersion and Intervention: Convergences in Art and Science Research

Edited by Hervé Regnauld and Alan Ramón Clinton

[UPDATE] Allegory Studies? Registration open

full name / name of organization: 
Vladimir Brljak
contact email: 
v.brljak@warwick.ac.uk

[Deadline Extended] Explorations of Childhood in Nineteenth Century Working Class Life Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah MacDonald/ Kent State University
contact email: 
smacdon8@kent.edu

Abstract deadline: September 22, 2013

Call for Book Proposals: The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
C. Richard King
contact email: 
crking@wsu.edu

Call for Book Proposals: The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

Series Editor: C. Richard King, Washington State University

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr

Black Camera invites submissions for a Close-Up devoted to a critical assessment of Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries to be published Fall 2014.

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