category: journals and collections of essays

Call for Movie Reviews - Jura Gentium Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
www.jgcinema.org
contact email: 
f.dellucchese@gmail.com

The journal “Jura Gentium Cinema” (www.jgcinema.org) is seeking reviews (between 5000 and 10000 words) for the following movies:

Precipitate Literary and Visual Arts Journal Seeking Submissions for Winter Issue: October 31st deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Precipitate Journal
contact email: 
info@precipitatejournal.com
  • As a literary and visual arts journal, Precipitate aims to better understand how language and art act as interpretive devices for an external world that is simultaneously present and absent, rivet
  • CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

    full name / name of organization: 
    Max Haiven
    contact email: 
    haivenmf@mcmaster.ca

    CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

    Edited by Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven

    Debating African Literature: Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo

    full name / name of organization: 
    Maik Nwosu & Obiwu
    contact email: 
    mnwosu@du.edu & obiwu1@gmail.com

    Debating African Literature (Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo) - Call for Papers

    [UPDATE] New deadline Theories and Forms of Allegory from Middle Age to Modernity international conference Contributors needed!

    full name / name of organization: 
    Carlo Tirinanzi de Medici - Università di Trento
    contact email: 
    allegoria.trento@gmail.com

    --English version below --
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    Lʼallegoria: teorie e forme tra medioevo e modernità
    Per comprendere la letteratura occidentale quello di allegoria è un concetto cardine, si

    MP Journal: seeking submission for Winter 09 issue on Women and Families

    full name / name of organization: 
    MPJournal: an Online Feminist Journal, www.academinist.org/mp
    contact email: 
    Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

    Women and Families: MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well written inquiries on the subject of women and families.

    CFP: "Thresholds of Utopia/Dystopia" - A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities - Fall 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Interdisciplinary Humanities by Humanities Education Research Association
    contact email: 
    davidahatch@live.com

    Guest Editor: Dr. David A. Hatch, Utah Valley University

    [UPDATE] "I can always find out: Searching for Knowledge as Expertise and the Technocratic Generation"

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

    Reconstruction 10.2 Searching for Knowledge as Expertise and the Technocratic Generation

    CFP: Post-Identity (Deadline is November 29, 2009)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Spectator (University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts, Critical Studies)
    contact email: 
    jananisu@usc.edu

    “Post-Identity”
    Volume 30, Number 2 (Fall 2010)

    ALIF Journal Special Issue ("The Other Americas") (Proposal 10/1/09, Article 5/1/10)

    full name / name of organization: 
    ALIF: Journal of Comparative Poetics
    contact email: 
    idworkin@aucegypt.edu

    Call for Articles—Alif 31
    Submission deadline: May 1, 2010.
    Proposal/abstract deadline: October 1, 2009.
    Alif: Journal of Comparative Poetics
    on
    “The Other Americas”

    [UPDATE] CFP: “(En)Gendering the Black Atlantic: Diasporic Bodies and Identities in Contemporary Women’s Performance Art". Edite

    full name / name of organization: 
    Liamar Durán Almarza -Universidad de Oviedo (Spain)
    contact email: 
    black.atlantic.collection@gmail.com; duranemilia@uniovi.es

    Call for submissions

    Abstract deadline extended to October 15th, 2009.

    Psychoanalysis, Money & the Economy Conference, London, 2-4 July, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Freud Museum
    contact email: 
    psymoney-conference@unimelb.edu.au

    Psychoanalysis, Money and the Economy International Conference, London, 2-4 July, 2010 —— a conference convened for the London Freud Museum by David Bennett (University of Melbourne) with Ivan War

    And Then It Shifted: Women Open Up About Leaving Men For Women (Deadline: December 1, 2009)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Candace Walsh & Laura M. Andre
    contact email: 
    andthenitshifted@gmail.com

    We are seeking literary, non-fiction essays for an anthology to be published by Seal Press in Fall 2010. For full guidelines, please see our website at http://sites.google.com/site/andthenitshifted.

    IOWA JOURNAL OF CULTURAL STUDIES ISSUE ON WORK, NOV. 6, 2009

    full name / name of organization: 
    IOWA JOURNAL OF CULTURAL STUDIES
    contact email: 
    sara-sullivan@uiowa.edu

    The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies seeks essays from the humanities and social sciences on representations, cultures, and histories of labor and work.

    Call for Fiction, Poetry, Translations, Book Reviews, Art, Photography

    full name / name of organization: 
    Black Market Review, Edge Hill University
    contact email: 
    blackmarketreview@googlemail.com

    The Black Market Review, Edge Hill University’s international literary e-journal, invites submissions of poetry (3-5 poems), fiction, creative nonfiction and essays (up to 6000 words), art, photogra

    Many Manifestations: Iranians and Iranian Culture in the Global Diaspora, October 15, 2009 [UPDATE]

    full name / name of organization: 
    Persis Karim and Babak Elahi
    contact email: 
    pkarim@email.sjsu.edu, babak.elahi@rit.edu

    This collection of scholarly essays explores the Iranian diaspora that resulted from the mass migration from Iran after the 1979 Revolution and the subsequent establishment of the Islamic Republic, as

    "Publishing an Edited Collection of Essays," 41st Anniversary Convention, (NeMLA). April 7-11, 2010, Montreal

    full name / name of organization: 
    Suha Kudsieh
    contact email: 
    kudsieh@gmail.com

    Please feel free to circulate or post this CFP on relevant e-lists, websites, and newsletters

    Buddhism and American Film

    full name / name of organization: 
    Gary Storhoff/University of Connecticut at Stamford and John Whalen-Bridge/National University of Singapore
    contact email: 
    gary.storhoff@uconn.edu jwb@nus.edu.sg

    This is an open call for submission of completed or nearly completed essays for inclusion in a volume on Buddhism and American film.

    Call for Fiction, Poetry, and Drama

    full name / name of organization: 
    Arcadia Literary Journal (University of Central Oklahoma)
    contact email: 
    arcadiajournal@gmail.com

    Arcadia, the new literary journal founded by the MFA students at the University of Central Oklahoma, is calling for submissions in poetry, short fiction, and drama.

    Call for Reviews

    full name / name of organization: 
    Jura Gentium Cinema
    contact email: 
    f.dellucchese@gmail.com

    The journal “Jura Gentium Cinema” is seeking reviews (between 5000 and 10000 words) for the following movies:

    Howling For Justice: Critical Perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rebecca Tillett (University of East Anglia; Native Studies Research Network, UK)
    contact email: 
    r.tillett@uea.ac.uk

    Howling For Justice: Critical Perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead

    Call for Chapters: Racial Profiling and Borders Collection

    full name / name of organization: 
    Kwantlen Polytechnic University
    contact email: 
    Jeffrey.Shantz@kwantlen.ca

    Additional chapters are sought on any aspect of racial profiling, surveillance and borders for a major collection to be published in 2010. All inter/national contexts will be considered.

    Reading Women’s Writing in and through Psychoanalysis; 11-15-09

    full name / name of organization: 
    Women Writers (Special Issue)
    contact email: 
    cameroned@utpa.edu; lbelau@utpa.edu

    Women Writers seeks scholarly essays for a Special Issue on any aspect of women’s writing and its relation to psychoanalysis.

    CFP- "Johnny Got His Pen" submissions - 9/30/09

    full name / name of organization: 
    Students of the Department of Comparative Literature and Classics, CSULB
    contact email: 
    cgoldst2@csulb.edu

    Johnny Got His Pen: Artists involvement in peace and war.

    New Beginnings

    full name / name of organization: 
    Journal of South Texas English Studies
    contact email: 
    SouthTexasEnglishStudies@gmail.com

    The Journal for South Texas English Studies, a blind-peer-reviewed publication, is seeking submissions for its inaugural edition, which has been aptly themed “New Beginnings.” The first edition wi

    Call for Papers, Compendium2: Writing, Teaching, and Learning in the University (31 October 2009)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Lyn Bennett, Dalhousie University
    contact email: 
    lyn.bennett@dal.ca

    The editors of Compendium2: Writing, Teaching, and Learning in the University invite contributions for online publication in the spring of 2010.

    A Zombie Anthology

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Florida
    contact email: 
    cwlenz@ufl.edu

    We are soliciting abstracts (250 - 500 words) for "Discourses of the Living Dead: The Proliferation of Zombie as Metaphor,” an edited volume that we will seek to publish in 2010.

    Baz Luhrmann: Myths, Music and Movies. Edited Collection.

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr. D. Bruno Starrs/Queensland University of Technology
    contact email: 
    db.starrs@qut.edu.au

    Baz Luhrmann ("Strictly Ballroom", "Romeo + Juliet", "Moulin Rouge!" and "Australia") has an ouevre ripe for examination, as it includes opera, songwriting and film-making.

    Philosophy as Critical Theory: The Dialectic of Enlightenment Revisited

    full name / name of organization: 
    Daniel White
    contact email: 
    dwhite@fau.edu

    In The Dialectic of Enlightenment (Dialektik der Aufklärung, 1944) Max Horkheimer and Theodor Adorno invoked the voyage of Odysseus—especially his encounter with the Sirens—as a sustained metapho

    LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory Special Issue "Writers and the Business of Writing" DEADLINE 11/16/09

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

    LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory publishes critical essays which interpret texts from an engaging, coherent theoretical perspective and which provide original, close readings of texts.

    Politics and Literature: Controversial and Revolutionary Fiction - Due Date: October 30

    full name / name of organization: 
    Pennsylvania Literary Journal
    contact email: 
    pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

    This online journal is for critical and creative works.

    Oscar Wilde & the Jews (9/25/09; OScholars E-Journal Forum)

    full name / name of organization: 
    OScholars
    contact email: 
    ss@tft.ucla.edu

    Brief reflections, from 250 to 750 words, are invited for 'Wilde
    & the Jews,' a special Autumn 2009 forum in the peer-reviewed

    Publishing and Professional Development

    full name / name of organization: 
    Letizia Guglielmo
    contact email: 
    lgugliel@kennesaw.edu

    We are seeking short anecdotes for inclusion in a forthcoming book (Tentative Title: Publishing for Profit and Promotion) addressing publishing and professional development opportunities for non-tenured faculty (graduate students, part-time faculty, adjuncts, assistant professors, academic professionals, lecturers, and other contingent faculty).

    Call for Papers on Indian Writings in English

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

    Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities: An Online Open Access E-Journal (www.rupkatha.com, ISSN 0975 – 2935) invites critical writings and book reviews from writers for the S

    "Punk Rock Warlord: Critical Perspectives on the Life and Work of Joe Strummer" (Proposals due by Dec. 1, 2009)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Brady Harrison/Department of English/University of Montana
    contact email: 
    brady.harrison@mso.umt.edu; bfaulk@fsu.edu

    A Call for Papers

    "Punk Rock Warlord: Critical Perspectives on the Life and Work of Joe Strummer"

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