category: journals and collections of essays

[REMINDER] INQUIS JOURNAL

full name / name of organization: 
https://inquisjournal.wordpress.com/
contact email: 
inquisjournal@gmail.com

INQUIS is an online, biannual, blind peer-reviewed journal which offers graduate students in the field of literatures in English a chance to make their research known internationally.

History and Dialogue

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and Dialogue (Journal)
contact email: 
admin@culture-dialogue.net

Volume 5 no.2 of the journal Culture and Dialogue (http://www.culture-dialogue.net) will focus on the theme 'History and Dialogue'.

Social Communication 10th March

full name / name of organization: 
University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszow
contact email: 
sc@wsiz.rzeszow.pl

Social Communication.

Eborakon Call for Submissions - Deadline 25 Feb

full name / name of organization: 
Eborakon poetry journal
contact email: 
eborakonjournal@gmail.com

Eborakon is an annual poetry magazine based at the University of York, publishing new writers alongside established poets.

Poetic Measures Online - Call for Blog Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Poetic Measures Conference, University of York
contact email: 
poeticmeasures@gmail.com

As for measure and other technical apparatus, that's just common sense: if you're going to buy a pair of pants you want them to be tight enough so everyone will want to go to bed with you.

Where is Adaptation? Article contributions needed.

full name / name of organization: 
Edited collection for F.I.L.L.M and John Benjamins
contact email: 
casiehermansson@gmail.com

Call for contributors: Where is Adaptation? A few (3-4) more articles needed, particularly those focusing in some way on marginalized countries, artists, cultures, works, or material.

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] Special Journal Issue: 'Proto-Posthumanisms'

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text
contact email: 
wordandtext2011@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Word and Text – A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics, VI (2016)

Proto-Posthumanisms

[UPDATE] Vehicles for Thought: Goldsmiths Graduate Festival 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Goldsmiths University of London
contact email: 
D.Gkitsa@gold.ac.uk

DEADLINE EXTENDED MARCH 11. The Goldsmiths Graduate Festival is an important celebration of postgraduate research in Goldsmiths and in universities nationally and internationally.

The 2nd Language, Culture and Literature Workshop, Antalya, TURKEY (June 8-10, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Akdeniz University, Faculty of Letters, Department of English Language and Literature
contact email: 
info@englanglit.org

The 2nd Language, Culture and Literature Workshop aims to bring together academics, teachers, and artists to exchange information and share their experiences, ideas, and research results about all asp

CFA: Black Matters - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
info.diffractions@gmail.com

Deadline for articles: May 30 2016

CFP: Edited Collection: Modernism and Food (Proposals Due 5/1/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Fajardo, Philip Keel Geheber, and Jessica Martell, co-editors
contact email: 
modernismandfood@gmail.com

Edited Collection: Modernism and Food

Editors: Adam Fajardo (Georgia Gwinnett College), Philip Keel Geheber (Louisiana State University), and Jessica Martell (Lincoln Memorial University)

Call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D (Volume 1 Issue 2 March-April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
JRSD
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

Nordic Irish Studies journal - general submissions (deadline: 31 March 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Dalarna University Centre for Irish Studies, Dalarna University, Sweden
contact email: 
cza@du.se

Nordic Irish Studies is looking for submissions on any aspect within the field of Irish Studies for the 2016 regular issue (December 2016). Nordic Irish Studies is a peer-reviewed journal.

CFP Ecopoetics: Global Poetries and Ecologies, Deadline April 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Isabel Campos / Montana Tech of U of Montana
contact email: 
icampos@mtech.edu

This is a call for article-length scholarly contributions for inclusion in a proposed anthology broadly focused on the entangled relationship between poetries and ecologies.

'Studies in Horror and the Gothic': A Special Issue of Palgrave Communications. Proposals/Sept 2016, Final Articles/Nov 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Palgrave Communications
contact email: 
Palcomms@palgrave.com

STUDIES IN HORROR AND THE GOTHIC

Deadline for article proposals: September 1, 2016
Final deadline for full submissions: November 1, 2016

ReFocus: The Films of William Castle. Abstracts due May 15, 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
Murray Leeder
contact email: 
murray.leeder@nucleus.com

William Castle will likely forever be remembered first as “The Master of Gimmicks” and “The Abominable Showman”: the director of exciting gimmick films like Macabre (1958), House on Haunted Hi

To Boldly Go: Gender, Sexuality and Difference in the Star Trek Universe

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Bacon
contact email: 
baconetti@googlemail.com

To Boldly Go: Gender, Sexuality and Difference in the Star Trek Universe

[UPDATE] Call for Proposals (March 28, 2016): Collection of scholarly essays titled Critical Insights: Flash Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Grey House Publishing / Eds. Michael Cocchiarale (Widener University) and Scott D. Emmert (University of Wisconsin—Fox Valley)
contact email: 
mfcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu; scott.emmert@uwc.edu

Although the term is fairly recent, flash fiction—extremely short narratives typically less than 1000 words—is not especially new.

Postcolonial Animality

full name / name of organization: 
Amit R. Baishya, Suvadip Sinha
contact email: 
arbaishya1@ou.edu; ssinha@umn.edu

From one perspective, postcolonial studies and animal studies should be natural allies as both interrogate the shifting limits of the human-animal binary.

This Rough Magic - Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic / www.thisroughmagic.org
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

Sleuths, Private Eyes, and Policemen: An International Compendium of the 100 Greatest Literary Detectives

full name / name of organization: 
Eric Sandberg, University of Oulu
contact email: 
eric.sandberg@oulu.fi

I am looking for contributors for Sleuths, Private Eyes, and Policemen: An International Compendium of the 100 Greatest Literary Detectives, a new reference work under contract with Rowman & Littlefie

Feminism Today - what it really means

full name / name of organization: 
The Bookshelf Blonde
contact email: 
feminismconference@gmail.com

Important dates
20 March 2016 – Abstract (500 words) and biography (500 words) due
28 March 2016 – Feedback given
2 June 2016 – Full paper due (3500 - 4000 words)

UPDATE: CFP For Action Figure Essay Collection Under Contract With McFarland

full name / name of organization: 
Jonathan Alexandratos/Queensborough Community College (CUNY)
contact email: 
jsalexan@gmail.com

The Work of Paule Marshall Today - Special Journal issue (Deadline for abstracts 1 April)

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly Baker Josephs
contact email: 
kjosephs@york.cuny.edu

Call for Papers: Special Issue of Anthurium: A Caribbean Studies Journal

Deadline for abstracts: 1 April 2016
Full papers due: 1 August 2016

CFP URL:

[UPDATE] Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice. Deadline: March 28, 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
Phoebe Jackson; Christopher Weaver
contact email: 
jacksonp@wpunj.edu;weaverc@wpunj.edu

For an edited collection, “Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice,” we seek chapter proposals that revisit the practice of peer review.

MediAbility: Transforming Disability in the Media

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Critical Animal Studies
contact email: 
mediaanddisability@gmail.com

MediAbility: Transforming Disability in the Media

Monsters of Film, Fiction, and Fable -- Edited Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Wenger Bro / Middle Georgia State University
contact email: 
lisa.bro@mga.edu



Monsters of Film, Fiction, and Fable: The Cultural Links Between the Human and Inhuman

Essay collection: Migration and Modernity 5/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Juliet Shields
contact email: 
js37@uw.edu

Call for Essays: Migration and Modernity: the state of being stateless, 1650-1850

CFP: Musicologica Olomucensia journal (by 30 April 2016 full papers)

full name / name of organization: 
Musicologica Olomucensia (Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic)
contact email: 
musicologicaolomucensia@upol.cz

For the upcoming issue of Musicologica Olomucensia (June 2016) we are looking for articles discussing various topics in musicology, ethnomusicology, popular music studies and East European music studi

Analyses/Rereadings/Theories Journal - call for articles - open issue

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Studies in Drama and Pre-1800 English Literature, University of Lodz
contact email: 
gcss.art.journal@gmail.com

Analyses/Rereadings/Theories (A/R/T Journal) is a peer-reviewed journal that has been created with a view to providing a forum for analyzing and discussing issues of immediate relevance for contempora

The Catherine de Vivonne Undergraduate Essay Prize

full name / name of organization: 
ABOPublic: Interactive Forum for Women in the Arts, 1640-1830
contact email: 
abopublic@aphrabehn.org

Seeking engaging literary conversation and more wit than the seventeenth-century French courts could yield, Catherine de Vivonne, the Marquise de Rambouillet, established the Hôtel de Rambouille’s

Gothic and Form - Dark Arts Journal - closes 28th Feb 2016

full name / name of organization: 
the Dark Arts Journal / Manchester Metropolitan University
contact email: 
darkartsjournal@gmail.com

‘The Gothic and all its forms’

The theme is an intentionally broad one, and might include:

Gothic formalism
Meta-Gothic (including meta-fiction, reflexivity and others)

Teaching Western American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Randi Tanglen and Brady Harrison
contact email: 
teachingwesternliterature@gmail.com

We invite submissions for a proposed collection of essays on teaching western American literature.

"Asking questions of education" Deadline 3.30.16

full name / name of organization: 
Lehigh Valley Vanguard
contact email: 
lehighvalleyvanguard@gmail.com

Call for Papers

{Deadline 3.30.16}

Asking Questions of Education

Call for Proposals (March 15th, 2016): Collection of Essays on HOW TO ANALYZE AND REVIEW COMICS

full name / name of organization: 
Forrest C. Helvie, Ph.D.
contact email: 
forrest.helvie@att.net

Have you ever read a review of a comic or graphic novel on a website and felt like you were only reading a book report?

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