International Interdisciplinary conference on Richard Hoggart
twentieth century and beyond
CALL FOR PAPERS
For a Collection of Essays Tentatively Entitled
PSYCHOANALYSIS AND ASIAN AMERICAN LITERARY STUDIES
Conrad and the Orient
Edited by Amar Acheraiou and Nursel Icoz
The Eastern and Western Perspectives series devotes a volume to _Conrad and
the Orient_. We are seeking innovative and challenging essays addressing
topics relating to Conrad and the Oriental world in its geographical breadth
and cultural diversity. Comparative and interdisciplinary approaches are
Subjects include (but are not limited to):
In-between: Essays & Studies in Literary Criticism
While the James Joyce issue of _In-between: Essays & Studies in Literary
Criticism_ is ready for the printers, it still has space, on account of
delayed peer reviews, for 2-3 long articles (6000 words) or 4-5 short pieces
(2 to 3000 words) on any aspect of Joyce studies, excluding _Ulysses_.
Scholars who have essays ready or are likely to be able to complete
submissions within the next couple of weeks may please immediately contact
the editor, Gulshan Taneja, <grtaneja47_at_hotmail.com>,
Call for Papers on two Topics: Hemingway and Material Culture /
Hemingway and Africa
Hemingway and Material Culture.
Call for Submissions
Call for papers:
Proposed Collection of Essays:
Rock-and-Roll and American Fiction
In the same vein as critical works that examine the influence/connections
between jazz/blues/classical music and literature, this collection seeks
essays that concern rock-and-roll and American fiction.
In particular, we are interested in essays that address the following:
1) Is there a shared form between rock and American fiction (short
fiction or novels)?
2) Are there thematic connections between rock and American fiction?
Call for Reviews - Iraq War Culture
Issued: October 25, 2004
Bad Subjects is issuing an open call for review essays of 1000-3000 words dealing with the cultural landscape created by the Iraq War. We are interested in essays that examine cultural products (art, film/video, photography, writing, music, theater, dance, software) or public-sphere phenomena (protests, political events, media coverage, educational projects, public reports, law) that respond to the war and its social environment.
Revised October 15, 2004
Call For Papers: Collection of assignments and lesson plans with related
essays written in response to these, on Toni Morrison's prose and fiction
'The Fiction of Toni Morrison: Teaching and Writing on Race, Culture, and
I am currently soliciting contributions from university instructors
(professors and graduate students/teaching assistants) for a collection of
materials -- teaching strategies and assignments as well as essays -- on
the work of Toni Morrison. Contributions may come from a variety of
disciplines, including history, Africana Studies, American Studies,
English, Rhetoric, and Women's Studies.