category: journals and collections of essays

[Deadline Extended] Postcolonial Shakespeares: CFP for Postcolonail Interventions Vol. I, Issue 2 (June 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Postcolonial Interventions: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Postcolonial Studies ISSN 2455 6564
contact email: 
postcolonialinterventions@gmail.com

2016 marks the quartercentenary of Shakespeare’s death and the upcoming issue of Postcolonial Interventions will focus on the continued relevance of multiple Shakespeares in the culture-scape of the

Wreck Park Journal is Accepting Essays and Reviews for Summer Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

WRECK PARK: A Journal of Interesting Fictions, Interested Criticism

CFP special issue The Diva, abstract deadline 10 April 2016

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Digressions: Amsterdam Journal of Critical Theory, Cultural Analysis, and Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@digressions.nl

Digressions is a student-edited academic journal based at VU University Amsterdam.

Signs CFP: Displacement; Submissions due Sept 15, 2016

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Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
contact email: 
a.mazzaschi@neu.edu

Call for Papers: Signs Special Issue: Displacement

"Global Weirding"

full name / name of organization: 
PARADOXA
contact email: 
gerry.canavan@marquette.edu

Upcoming issue of Paradoxa: “Global Weirding”

https://gerrycanavan.wordpress.com/2016/03/15/cfp-upcoming-issue-of-para...

Second Call for Papers: "Rereading Myths at the Beginnings of the 21st Century"

full name / name of organization: 
Hyperion University, Bucharest / Hypercultura - Journal
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Date: the 9th of June, 2016
Venue: The Faculty of Social, Humanistic and Natural Sciences, Department of “Letters and Foreign Languages”; Str. Calea Călăraşilor, nr. 169, Bucharest, Romania

The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium
contact email: 
t.r.lyons@massey.ac.nz

The Myriad Faces of War: 1917 and its Legacy Symposium
25-28 April 2017
At Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand

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Art and Political Ecology - Deadline April 29

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

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"Queers Read This: LGBTQ Literature Now," a special issue of GLQ Due March 31, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Shante Paradigm Smalls
contact email: 
shantesmalls@gmail.com

Special Issue: “Queers Read This”: LGBTQ Literature Now
GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies
Volume 23.2/3

Issue Guest Editors:

Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis--Call for Video and Short Essays

full name / name of organization: 
Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis / Ohio University
contact email: 
parlourjournal@gmail.com

At Parlour, we accept Growl Posts, video lectures, and video presentations on a rolling basis. These types of content need not relate to the theme of an upcoming issue.

CFP: Fourth Annual FANS Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association
contact email: 
FANSConference@gmail.com

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Call for Submissions: PARtake: The Journal of Performance as Research (Abstracts Due April 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
PARtake: The Journal of Performance as Research
contact email: 
partakejournal@gmail.com

PARtake: the journal of performance as research
Issue 1, Volume 1
Summer 2016
Pushing the Boundaries: Performing Research

Women, Video Games, and Modding

full name / name of organization: 
Bridget Whelan / McFarland Books
contact email: 
bawhelan@gmail.com

*** This is a call for article-length scholarly contributions for inclusion in a collection of essays broadly focused around the topic of women and video game “modding.”***

Panopticon: Surveillance, Suspicion, Fear. Articles: 6/1/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Lincoln University in Pennsylvania
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania is requesting articles for its annual refereed publication, The Lincoln Humanities Journal (LHJ).

Reviews for the Thatcher Network

full name / name of organization: 
The Thatcher Network (@ThatcherNetwork)
contact email: 
thatchernetwork@outlook.com

Book reviews are sought for the website of a new research network dedicated to the study of Margaret Thatcher and Thatcherism. The website is launching later this year.

Twitter: @ThatcherNetwork

Edited Collection: Cultural Representations of Breastfeeding

full name / name of organization: 
Ann Marie A. Short
contact email: 
aalfonso@saintmarys.edu

An examination of cultural representations of breastfeeding that attends to diffuse discourses about infant feeding, ranging from medical and anthropological to socioeconomic and cultural, all the whi

Call for papers | Revista da Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa | Lisbon Law Review

full name / name of organization: 
Revista da Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa / Lisbon Law Review
contact email: 
llr@fd.ulisboa.pt

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Lisbon Law Review addresses an invitation to the academic community to submit articles for publication in the second issue of 2016.

Edited Book on Trauma, Memory, and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture. Abstracts due 16 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sharanya Jayawickrama/ Hong Kong Shue Yan University
contact email: 
sjayawickrama@hksyu.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for an edited book on Trauma, Memory and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture.

CFP: Philament 22: Precarity (An Online Journal of Postgraduate and Early Career Scholarship in Arts and Culture)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Chris Rudge University of Sydney
contact email: 
philament.usyd@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Philament: An Online Journal of Postgraduate and Early Career Scholarship in Arts and Culture

Philament 22: Precarity

[UPDATE] Call for Papers - Lit Crit from a Left Perspective - St. John's University Humanities Review

full name / name of organization: 
St. John’s University Humanities Review (Vol. Fourteen, Issue 1/Spring 2016)
contact email: 
daniel.heffernan11@stjohns.edu

Slavoj Žižek has suggested that, after the spectacular failure of party-states in the twentieth century, it is no longer time for the Left to change the world, but again to interpret it.

British Fantasy Society Journal 16

full name / name of organization: 
The British Fantasy Society
contact email: 
bfsjournal@britishfantasysociety.org

BFS Journal 16 is due out in June/July.

"Literature at Sea: Maritime Literary Currents," 3-8 December 2016, deadline 15 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson / Troy University
contact email: 
litsea2016@easychair.org

CFP: “Literature at Sea: Maritime Literary Currents”
Mobile, AL, USA, 3-8 December 2016

Shakespeare and Fear

full name / name of organization: 
Société Française Shakespeare
contact email: 
contact@societefrancaiseshakespeare.org

Call for papers for the 2017 conference of the French Shakespeare Society

Annual Conference of the Société Française Shakespeare

12-14 January 2017

Autofiction in English

full name / name of organization: 
Hywel Dix, Bournemouth University, UK
contact email: 
HDix@bournemouth.ac.uk

Since the term was coined by Serge Doubrovsky in 1971, autofiction has become established as a recognisable genre within the French literary pantheon.

"Engendering Form: Gender and Genre in English Literary History" [Abstract Due March 31st, 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
FEMINIST STUDIES IN ENGLISH LITERATURE, Korean Association for Feminist Studies in English Literature
contact email: 
fselsubmissions@gmail.com

Special Issue, Feminist Studies in English Literature 24:3
Call for Papers: "Engendering Form: Gender and Genre in English Literature History"
Deadline for abstracts: March 31st, 2016

Call for Submissions—Inks: The Journal of the Comics Studies Society [NEW JOURNAL]

full name / name of organization: 
The Comics Studies Society
contact email: 
inks@comicssociety.org

We are pleased to announce the official call for submissions for Inks the new journal of the Comics Studies Society.

NOSTALGIA - Deadline 20th April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dandelion Journal, Birkbeck College
contact email: 
mail@dandelionjournal.org

The Dandelion editors seek submissions on the theme of NOSTALGIA for their forthcoming issue.

Call for Abstracts for Essays in Why Charity: The Politics and Ethics of Charities and Charitable Giving Today

full name / name of organization: 
CAPPE, University of Brighton
contact email: 
t.lovat@brighton.ac.uk

Call for Abstracts for Essays in Why Charity: The Politics and Ethics of Charities and Charitable Giving Today

The Comics Work of Neil Gaiman: In Darkness, In Light, and In Shadow (essay abstracts due 15 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Michael Sommers, CMU, and Kyle Eveleth, U-Kentucky
contact email: 
sommerseveleth@gmail.com

Call for submissions to an edited collection requested by publisher

CFP: Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives, Proposed Collection of Essays, April 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Anne Phillips and Miranda Green-Barteet
contact email: 
annek@ksu.edu

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Critical Perspectives

open Field: Gender, Sexuality, and the Black Athlete

full name / name of organization: 
Portland State Univ./Univ. of Louisville
contact email: 
gendersexsport@gmail.com

OPEN FIELD: GENDER, SEXUALITY, AND THE BLACK ATHLETE

Editors
Derrais A. Carter, Ph.D.
Portland State University
Assistant Professor
Department of Black Studies

[UPDATE] Postcolonial Shakespeares - CFP for Postcolonial Interventions Vol I, Issue 2 -

full name / name of organization: 
Postcolonial Interventions: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Postcolonial Studies ISSN 2455 6564
contact email: 
postcolonialinterventions@gmail.com

2016 marks the quartercentenary of Shakespeare’s death and the upcoming issue of Postcolonial Interventions will focus on the continued relevance of multiple Shakespeares in the culture-scape of the

Problems We Can Name: Subverting Domesticity Past and Present A Reader

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel May and Anna Brecke
contact email: 
DomesticityReader@gmail.com

Problems We Can Name: Subverting Domesticity Past and Present
A Reader

NANO: Economies of the Gift in an Age of Austerity (10/1)

full name / name of organization: 
New American Notes Online
contact email: 
jcraig@alas.edu

NANO: New American Notes Online

Call for Papers: Issue 11

Deadline: October 1, 2016

Special Issue: Economies of the Gift in an Age of Austerity

Audiences and Adaptation: Literature/Film Quarterly Special Issue (Abstract Deadline May 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Scahill, Literature/Film Quarterly
contact email: 
litfilmquart@salisbury.edu

ADAPTATION AND AUDIENCES
Literature/Film Quarterly Special Issue

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