CFP: Science and Literature at the RSA, 2006
science and culture
UnderCurrents: journal of critical environmental studies
Vol 15 Mobilizing Natures: Militarism and the Environment
Given the plurality of ways nature has been mobilized in the service of
conflict and violence, the UnderCurrents Editorial Collective invites
art and written work for Vol 15, Mobilizing Nature.
Special Issue of Literature and Medicine
Health and Human Rights
Volume 25, Number 1
Issue Editor: Priscilla Wald
Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and
poetry. URL: http://www.uprm.edu/atenea
The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
edition (June 2006) on "Humans and the Environment."
Essays may address a wide variety of topics related to environmental
discourse including (but not limited to) ecocriticism and ecofeminism as
well as the intersection of environmental issues with literature, politics,
postcolonialism, gender, globalization, Marxism, food, and animal rights.
UPDATE: Ill-uminating Gender: Gender and Disease
(extended Deadline: 06/15/2005, journal issue)
Editor: Prof. Dr. Beate Neumeier
The online journal Gender Forum (http://www.genderforum.uni-koeln.de;
affiliation: University of Cologne, Germany), invites scholars to contribute
target articles to its upcoming issue on gender and disease. We particularly
welcome contributions from the field of medical research.
For a special topics section in the Spring 2006 issue of Academic
Exchange Quarterly, submissions are being sought on the topic
"Environmental Approaches in the Classroom." Manuscripts are sought
from those whose experiences, methods, and assessments in either a high
school or college classroom have produced meaningful ways to teach
different disciplines environmentally. Cross-disciplinary approaches
are encouraged. Deadline for submissions is November 30, 2005. Online
submissions should be sent to
CFP: Neurology and Literature at the Fin de Siècle (6/17/05; collection)
Submissions are invited for a collection of critical essays on
intersections between British, European, and North American literature
and neurology between 1870 and 1920. We are willing to consider essays on
literature examined in its scientific context, as well as essays
performing literary analyses of scientific texts. Submissions by emergent
as well as established scholars are welcome. A series editor at one of
Britain's leading academic presses has shown strong preliminary interest
in the project.
2005 ALJ: IRCALC Calls for Papers on Eco-Criticism of Literature in Africa
Call for Papers:
Ecosee: Image, Rhetoric, and Nature
Foundation Science Fiction Essay Prize
Essay submissions are invited for the annual Foundation Essay Prize.
Authors must be graduate students at the time of submission. The essay,
which must be in English, should be between 5000 and 8000 words long and
may be on any aspect of science fiction.
The judges for 2005 are:
Brian Attebery (Idaho State University)
Graham Joyce (World Fantasy Award winner)
Dianne Newell (University of British Columbia)
The deadline for submissions is May 31 2005.
Please send your submissions to Michelle Reid in Word format, at