category: journals and collections of essays

CFP: Enduring Operations: The Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
amderosa@cpp.edu OR stacey.peebles@centre.edu

Call for Papers: Upcoming Special Issue
Enduring Operations: The Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq

Guest Editors: Aaron DeRosa and Stacey Peebles
Deadline for Submission: 1 February 2016

Cornell University Romance Studies Graduate Conference "Ideas of South" - March 11th–12th 2016 (Abstract due December 1st 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Cornell University - Department of Romance Studies
contact email: 
ideasofsouth@gmail.com

UPDATE Keynote Addresses:
María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo (New York University) and Roberto Dainotto (Duke University)

Éthique du détournement. Matériaux, techniques, genres. / Ethics of diversion. Materials, techniques, genres. (15-16 April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Société des études supérieures du Département d'Études françaises - Université de Toronto
contact email: 
colloque.sesdef@utoronto.ca

Éthique du détournement. Matériaux, techniques, genres.

The CEA Critic Special Issue: Teaching Shakespeare 400 Years Later (due February 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kenneth Chan / The CEA Critic / University of Northern Colorado
contact email: 
CEA.Critic@unco.edu

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death and the beginning of his incredible legacy, this special teaching issue is devoted to all things Shakespeare—why we teach him, how we te

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Jared Champion and Peter Kunze
contact email: 
standupintellectuals@gmail.com

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

Taking a Stand: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals

THE POLITICS OF AFRICAN PATRIOGRAPHY: WRITING FATHERS IN AFRICAN LITERATURES & FILM

full name / name of organization: 
Taiwo Adetunji Osinubi
contact email: 
tunjitunji@yahoo.com

THE POLITICS OF AFRICAN PATRIOGRAPHY:
WRITING FATHERS IN AFRICAN LITERATURES & FILM
CALL FOR PAPERS
(journal collection and conference panel for ALA 2016, Atlanta)

FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NEW DIRECTIONS IN THE HUMANITIES - A Common Ground Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@thehumanities.com

FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NEW DIRECTIONS IN THE HUMANITIES

University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, USA
8-10 June 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

REMINDER: The Dark California: Millennial Concerns in the Contemporary Pop-Cultural Readings of California

full name / name of organization: 
The Dark California: an edited collection
contact email: 
knowakmc@hum.uc3m.es

The turmoil of the new millennium has given rise to a plethora of uncertainties about both the present and the future, which find their reflections in a whole spectrum of conventions characteristic of

New website "Why Social Theory?" Seeks Contributors

full name / name of organization: 
"Why Social Theory?"
contact email: 
whysocialtheory@hotmail.com

The Committee on Social Theory at the University of Kentucky is excited to announce our forthcoming project, the website “Why Social Theory?”

The Velvet Light Trap Issue #79: Serials, Seriality and Serialization

full name / name of organization: 
The Velvet Light Trap
contact email: 
velvetlighttrap.austin@gmail.com

Last year’s Serial found remarkable success not merely by crafting a compelling story, but by embracing the narrative form highlighted in the very title of the podcast.

Special Issue (Fall 2016): Globalizing the Province: Rethinking Place and Scale

full name / name of organization: 
The Global South
contact email: 
swong@westfield.ma.edu

At a time when discourses of globalization, world literature, and planetarity are promoted as “transcending” the local, what happens to those spaces that attempt to resist the purview of such glob

Call For Papers - November 2015

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Advanced Engineering Research and Science
contact email: 
editor.ijaers@gmail.com

We welcome big achievers, professors, research scholars to contribute their original works in forms of case studies, empirical studies, meta-analysis and theoretical articles and illuminate the pages

“Chat with an Editor” at the MLA Convention, Austin, January 8–9, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ)
contact email: 
gmacphee@wcupa.edu

MLA members—especially junior faculty and graduate students—are invited to meet with a journal editor to discuss their writing for academic publication. This is an invaluable opportunity to develop your scholarship by meeting with editors from some of the top journals in the discipline

THE POLITICS OF AFRICAN PATRIOGRAPHY: WRITING FATHERS IN AFRICAN LITERATURES & FILM

full name / name of organization: 
African Literatures Association
contact email: 
tunjitunji@yahoo.com

THE POLITICS OF AFRICAN PATRIOGRAPHY:
WRITING FATHERS IN AFRICAN LITERATURES & FILM
CALL FOR PAPERS
(Conference panel and ensuing journal collection)

The TAU Literary and Visual Arts Journal: Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The TAU
contact email: 
Srushford-Spence@lourdes.edu

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Rules for submission:

>Use 12 point Times New Roman font.
>Name each entry with the Title Only.
>Do not include your name anywhere on the entry.

[Update] Reconstruction 17.2: Fantasy Sports

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

Reconstruction 17.2: Fantasy Sports

[UPDATE] Call for Submissions: Money Talks: Inequality and North American Identity (Deadline Extended - 30/11/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
49th Parallel: An Interdisciplinary Journal of North American Studies
contact email: 
editors@49thparalleljournal.org.

http://49thparalleljournal.org/

From Practice to Theory: A Forum on the Future of Modernism and Digital Humanities (Abstracts December 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Ross
contact email: 
shawnaross@tamu.edu

From Practice to Theory: A Forum on the Future of Modernism and Digital Humanities

Journal of Dracula Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Anne DeLong/Curt Herr
contact email: 
journalofdraculastudies@kutztown.edu

We invite manuscripts of scholarly articles (4000-6000 words) on any of the following: Bram Stoker, the novel Dracula, the historical Dracula, the vampire in folklore, fiction, film, popular culture,

CFP Edited Collection on Shakespearean Adaptations; Submission deadline 12/01/15

full name / name of organization: 
Verena Theile/North Dakota State University
contact email: 
verena.theile@ndsu.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for a collection of essays that will explore Shakespearean adaptations as statements, often assertions about the nature of the work they engage.

Feminist Spaces 2.1 “Queering Feminism: LBGTQ and Feminist Intersectionality"

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

Call for Works
Feminist Spaces 2.1 “Queering Feminism: LBGTQ and Feminist Intersectionality”

The Sacramental Text Reconsidered - Special Issue - Christianity & Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Christianity & Literature
contact email: 
cal@apu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Christianity & Literature
Special Issues:
“THE SACRAMENTAL TEXT RECONSIDERED”

Special Issues - Christianity & Literature - "Sincerity"

full name / name of organization: 
Christianity & Literature
contact email: 
mjsmith@apu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Christianity & Literature
Two Special Issues:
“SINCERITY”

Special Issue Editors: Matthew J. Smith and Caleb Spencer

Call for chapters for edited volume: Susanne Bier's Oeuvre: Transnationality, Genre, Ethics and Authorship

full name / name of organization: 
Meryl Shriver-Rice, Miami Dade College; Mimi Nielsen, University of Washington
contact email: 
mshriver@mdc.edu, mimi.nielsen@comcast.net

Call for chapters for edited volume:
Susanne Bier's Oeuvre: Transnationality, Genre, Ethics and Authorship

Special Issue on Short-Form Media

full name / name of organization: 
The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture
contact email: 
cynfile@earthlink.net

The Projector is developing an issue on the general subject of short form media that will include both essays and artist-submitted short media.

Studies in American Culture, an MLA-indexed, Peer-Review Journal, Submission Due Date: 1 April 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
American Culture Association in the South
contact email: 
rcoleman@southalabama.edu

Studies in American Culture welcomes the submission of essays on all aspects of American culture, including studies of the literature, language, visual arts, music, digital humanities, and history of

UPDATE: "Narrative Theory and Novel History" (special issue of Poetics Today) - November 30th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Dawson/ University of New Sout Wales
contact email: 
paul.dawson@unsw.edu.au

Contributions are being sought for a proposed special issue of Poetics Today on "Narrative Theory and the History of the Novel", to be guest-edited by Paul Dawson.

CFP: Haptic Media Studies [SI of New Media & Society] [DEADLINE EXTENSION to November 8]

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Paterson/ University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
paterson@pitt.edu

CFP: Haptic Media Studies
Call for papers for a themed issue of NEW MEDIA & SOCIETY

Guest editors: David Parisi, Mark Paterson, and Jason Archer

Call for Publications - Verge: Studies in Global Asias (Issues 3.1-4.2)

full name / name of organization: 
Verge: Studies in Global Asias
contact email: 
verge@psu.edu

Verge: Studies in Global Asias
https://www.upress.umn.edu/journal-division/journals/verge-studies-in-gl...
verge@psu.edu

Issue 3.1
Open Issue
Submission deadline: February 1, 2016

[UPDATE] In More's Footsteps: Utopia and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction
contact email: 
journaleditor@sf-foundation.org

We have extended the deadline for this special issue of the journal. Next year marks the 500th anniversary of Sir Thomas More’s seminal work, Utopia.

"Teaching Romanticism: Shakespearean Legacies"

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Textualities
contact email: 
vortiger@hotmail.com

"Teaching Romanticism: Shakespearean Legacies"

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

Intermezzo, a digital longform publication associated with Enculturation, seeks submissions that address the subject of academic cover versions.

"The Apollonian" Journal--Call for Papers--Open Issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies [http://theapollonian.in]
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

Original, innovative and unpublished articles of high quality are invited for the open issue (Vol. 2, Issue 3; Dec.

CFP - KEEP IT DIRTY, vol., a, "Filth" / An open access, peer-reviewed online journal published by punctum books

full name / name of organization: 
KEEP IT DIRTY, vol., a, "Filth" / punctum books
contact email: 
filthsubmission@gmail.com

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Filths savor nothing but themselves.

—William Shakespeare, King Lear (1603)
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Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom (abstracts due Feb. 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Philathia Bolton, Cassander Smith, Lee Bebout
contact email: 
pbolton@ukaron.edu; clsmith17@ua.edu; lee.bebout@asu.edu

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR A PROPOSED EDITED COLLECTION. We are seeking submissions for a collection of essays titled Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom.

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