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CFP: Sonia Sanchez & the Black Arts Movement (1/5/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, September 17, 2004 - 8:46pm
F Elaine DeLancey

10.2 Special issue of BMa: The Sonia Sanchez Literary Review
on Sonia Sanchez & the Black Arts Movement
 

Essays are invited for a special issue of BMa in which the focus is on
the work of a poet who has been described as one of the ?greatest poets
to emerge from the Black Arts Movement.?

Essays should explicitly locate Sonia Sanchez within the context of the
Black Arts Movement and then examine the extent to which BAM influenced
her work in the following areas:

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? Poetry
 
               Love poems
           Expansive Narrative poems
   Prose poems
? Children?s stories
? Drama

Essays that focus on the following will also be considered:

CFP: Interlingualism, Multilingualism, and Contemporary Poetics (no deadline, journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, September 16, 2004 - 2:36pm
Wojewodzki, R. Richard

ANNETNA NEPO (a multilingual poetry review) is currently seeking =
articles and essays related to or inspired by interlingualism / =
multilingualism / and contemporary poetics. Specific to issue number =
three is the notion, 'How I learned to enjoy incomprehensibility, or, =
why I love my neighbor the translator.'

Check out www.annetnanepo.org for previous issues, authors, and =
concerns.

contact: wojewodz_at_post.harvard.edu with inquiries.

CFP: Approaches to Teaching Poe (9/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, July 25, 2004 - 1:07pm
Jeffrey Weinstock

MLA Approaches to Teaching World Literature
APPROACHES TO TEACHING POE'S PROSE AND POETRY
Eds. Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock and Anthony Magistrale

The editors of the MLA Approaches to Teaching Poe's Prose and Poetry seek
1-2 page proposals for possible inclusions. Possible topics include, but
are not limited to:

CFP: Dialogism and Lyric Self-Fashioning (10/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 6, 2004 - 5:10am
BlevinsJake_at_aol.com

Dialogism and Lyric Self-Fashioning: =20
Voices of a Genre=20
Only recently has the complex construction of lyric poetry and subjectivity=
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been recognized. Lyric poetry as a genre seems to focus more on the=20
speaker, more on the construction of a speaker=E2=80=99s fragmented self, t=
han on the=20
exposition of ideological =E2=80=9Cwholeness,=E2=80=9D and this emphasis on=
 =E2=80=9Csubjectivity=E2=80=9D has=20
been an important trend in recent criticism. One quality that is inherent i=
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the manifestation of lyric subjectivity is the presence of multiple voices,=
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multiple discourses. In Bakhtinian terms the lyric collection can be viewed=
 as a=20

CFP: Victorian Institute Conference & Journal (7/1/04 & 9/1/04; 4/1/05-4/2/05 & journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 25, 2004 - 4:18am
David Latane

Greetings, here are two separate calls for papers.

The Victorians Institute meeting 2005 Call for Papers is at

http://www.uncg.edu/wms/VIRoot/vindex.html

Deadline for abstracts: July 1, 2004
Dates of conference: April 1-2, 2005

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Victorians Institute Journal call for papers for a special feature in
Volume 32.

Poetry in the Empire

For a forthcoming special feature, the Editors of Victorians Institute
Journal invite submissions of scholarly essays on any aspect of poetry
within the British colonies during the Victorian era.

CFP: Robert Frost encyclopedia (no deadline; book)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 4, 2004 - 1:35am
Jeff Soloway

CFP: Robert Frost encyclopedia (no deadline; book)

Facts On File, a New York publisher of reference books for schools and
libraries, is seeking a scholar to write a one-volume encyclopedia on the
life and works of Robert Frost. The ideal author will have a Ph.D., broad
knowledge of Frost's poems, and an ability to write clearly and succinctly
for students in both high school and college. This large project
(250,000-300,000 words) must be completed within two years. Demonstrated
ability to meet deadlines will be required. If interested please send letter
and cv, preferably by e-mail, to

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