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CFP: All's Well that Ends Well (6/30/04; collection)

Thursday, May 20, 2004 - 4:52am
full name / name of organization: 
Waller, Gary
contact email: 

CFP: All's Well that ends Well (June 30/04; abstracts or proposals for a
volume of essays in major series)

May 14 2004

I am looking for proposals and abstracts (not full papers at this stage) for
consideration for an edited volume on Shakespeare's All's Well that Ends
Well. A session at the 2006 SAA meeting in Philadelphia will also be
proposed. Proposals and Abstracts can be fairly informal but preferable
should be about 500 words and should be sent by June 30, 2004. Deadline for
accepted proposals will be Summer 2005.

CFP: Macbeth (5/23/04; essay collection)

Friday, May 14, 2004 - 5:23am
full name / name of organization: 
Nicholas R. Moschovakis
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CFP: *Macbeth* (5/23; abstracts for proposed volume of essays in est. series)

11 May 2004

I am seeking abstracts to include in an initial proposal for an edited volume on *Macbeth.* Should my proposal be accepted, the book will constitute part of an established series of critical essays on individual works by Shakespeare, several of which have already been published and enjoy wide distribution. I have the backing of the general editor of the series for this proposal. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 23 May.

CFP: New England Theatre Journal 2004: Book Reviewers (no deadline noted; journal)

Monday, March 29, 2004 - 6:27am
full name / name of organization:
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The New England Theatre Journal seeks book reviewers for its 2004 issue. NETJ=20
prints two types of reviews: Full reviews (1000 words) and Briefly Noted=20
(175-200 words each). Following are listed books available for either type of=20
review and, a few that are offered only for Brief Notice.=20

If you are interested in reviewing one of these titles, please e-mail cover=20
and brief resume/bio and your snail-mail address to Alycia Smith-Howard, Book=20
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CFP: Renaissance Drama in Performance (5/31/04; journal)

Thursday, March 4, 2004 - 6:59am
full name / name of organization: 
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Shakespeare Bulletin, the newly refashioned journal of performance criticism
and scholarship, is seeking articles of 3,000-7,500 words on all aspects of
Renaissance drama on stage. Essays should show awareness of current
theoretical debate on matters of performance and should not, ideally, be
simply readings of productions, except in so far as the arguments presented
point beyond the given production. Articles may be historicist or
contemporary. Please send queries to Andrew Hartley at, to
whom papers should also be sent as WORD attachments.


Shakespeare Bulletin
English Dept.
University of West Georgia
Carrollton, GA 30118

CFP: Postcolonial Theatre in Britain (3/15/04; collection)

Wednesday, March 3, 2004 - 1:37am
full name / name of organization:
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 POSTCOLONIAL THEATRE/ DRAMA IN BRITAIN(Call for chapters; book; 15 March

Breaking the Bounds II: Postcolonial British Stages
Post war it was class which broke the bounds of the British stage; in the 60s
and after it was gender. Increasingly it is the theatre of the Other which is
seen as interesting. This critical anthology aims to publish essays on
postcolonial theatre in Britain. Essays are invited which critically analyze and
evaluate twentieth century British Black and Asian drama. Abstracts of 500 words
and a short biography of the author are invited by 15 March 2004. Abstracts by
email only. Please do not send attachments.

CFP: Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare (8/30/04; journal issue)

Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
full name / name of organization: 
Melnikoff, Kirk
contact email: 

Shakespeare Bulletin
A Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship
University of West Georgia


"Orson Welles and the Filming of Shakespeare"

Shakespeare Bulletin is seeking essays for a special edition of the
Shakespeare on Film Newsletter (which is published as part of SB) dedicated
to Orson Welles and Shakespeare. Essays can be on any aspect of Welles'
filmic work with Shakespeare.

CFP: Performance in the Long 18th Century: Theatre, Music, Dance (book series)

Monday, February 23, 2004 - 3:18am
full name / name of organization: 
Erika Gaffney
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Announcing a new series from Ashgate Publishing Company

Studies in Performance in the Long Eighteenth Century: Theatre, Music, Dance

Series Editors: Jane Milling, University of Exeter and Kathryn Lowerre,
Michigan State University

Focusing on performance culture during the long eighteenth century, this
series offers studies in all types of cultural performance including
theatre, opera, dance, musical performance, and popular entertainments. It
is a forum for interdisciplinary work, drawing the debates of historians and
musicologists as well as literary, dance, theatre and opera scholars into a
creative symbiosis.

CFP: Samuel Beckett's Endgame (12/1/04; collection)

Wednesday, January 21, 2004 - 6:46am
full name / name of organization: 
Mark Byron
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_Samuel Beckett's Endgame_, ed. Mark S. Byron, Dialogue 1 (Amsterdam and
Atlanta: Rodopi Press). This book of essays is the first volume in a new
series announced by Rodopi Press under the general editorship of Michael
J. Meyer. This volume will offer new and experienced scholars the
opportunity to present alternative readings and approaches to Samuel
Beckett's _Endgame_. The goal of the collection is to establish a
dialogue between essays by younger scholars (MA, ABD, six years or less
from the PhD, Lecturer, Assistant Professor or equivalent) and by
established or expert scholars (Associate Professor, Professor or
equivalent, and who have published monographs and articles in leading

CFP: Performing Culture (3/1/04; journal issue)

Friday, November 21, 2003 - 2:52am
full name / name of organization: 
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Florida Atlantic Comparative Studies is currently accepting submissions for
its upcoming issue focused on the topic of "Performing Culture." Although
papers using comparative methodologies are of particular interest, all
methodologies and approaches are welcomed. Possible topics and/or approaches
might include: semiotics, film theory, drama theory and performativity, dance,
visuality, fashion, anthropology and the artifact, queer and gender theory,
psychoanalysis, ethnomusicology, architecture, and body art. All submissions
(two copies of the manuscript and a cover letter with contact information)
must be mailed by March 1, 2004; since FACS follows a "blind reading" policy,

CFP: Companion to 19th and 20th C. British Drama (no deadline; book)

Thursday, November 20, 2003 - 6:03am
full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Soloway
contact email: 

> CFP: Companion to 19th and 20th C. British Drama (no dealine; book)
> Facts On File, a New York publisher of reference books for high school and
> college students, is seeking a scholar to write or edit a one-volume
> encyclopedia of 19th and 20th century British drama. This volume will be
> marketed with our Companion to American Drama, to be published this month.
> The ideal author will have a Ph.D., broad knowledge of the subject, and an