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CFP: The Inklings and Mere Christianity (3/8/04; no conf. dates noted)

Thursday, February 19, 2004 - 6:55am
Goodman, Crystal


How do the Inklings define "mere Christianity"? What essential doctrines
do they share in their Christian community? How do they express these
ideas through imaginative literature, philosophy, and theology? How is
"mere Christianity" applicable to contemporary Christianity?

Thematic papers on the essence of Christianity as developed in the
apologetic, theological, and/or literary works of C.S. Lewis and/or the
Inklings are especially welcome. To be eligible for conference acceptance,
complete papers or 250-word abstracts are due by March 8, 2004 (we have
extended our deadline).

CFP: Punk and Hardcore: Contemporary Approaches (7/1/04; book)

Tuesday, January 13, 2004 - 3:10am

Punk and Hardcore: Contemporary Approaches

Edited by:
Emilie Hardman (Department of Sociology, Brandeis University)
Ben Holtzman (Independent Scholar/Documentary Filmmaker)
Alan O'Connor (Cultural Studies Program, Trent University, Canada)

CFP: Contemporary Indian Writing in English (no deadline; book series)

Tuesday, January 13, 2004 - 3:10am


                                     Contemporary Indian Writers in English
                        Series Editor: Pramod K. Nayar, The University of
Hyderabad, India

FOUNDATION BOOKS, INDIA, strategic partner of Cambridge University Press in
India, invites book proposals for their new series, Contemporary Indian
Writers in English (CIWE).

CFP: Stirrings Still: Existential Literature (no deadline; journal)

Wednesday, December 17, 2003 - 3:47am

Call For Papers

“Stirrings Still: The International Journal of Existential Literature”
invites submissions of critical articles on existential literature and
existential themes in postmodern fiction and drama. Articles should be no
more than 30 pages in length and should follow the MLA style sheet.
Stirrings Still also welcomes book reviews on relevant publications.
Submissions and subscription inquiries may be sent to:
Erik Grayson, Editor
Stirrings Still: The International Journal of Existential Literature
Binghamton University
Department of English
Box 6000
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000

Or email:

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

Thursday, November 20, 2003 - 6:03am
Jeff Soloway

> 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

CFP: The Postmodern Imagination and Beyond (no deadline; e-journal)

Thursday, October 9, 2003 - 8:30pm
Strecker, Trey

The electronic English Studies Forum invites the submission of innovative
critical studies and creative writing for its forum on "The Postmodern
Imagination and Beyond." This site explores the postmodern imagination as
well as the postmodern understanding of the nature/role of imagination in
contemporary literature and culture. What distinguishes the
post-postmodern imagination?

Send inquiries or submissions to:

Trey Strecker, Editor in Chief
English Studies Forum
Department of English
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306-0460

CFP: English Studies Forum (no deadline; e-journal)

Saturday, July 19, 2003 - 5:51pm
Strecker, Trey

The electronic English Studies Forum publishes innovative critical and creative writing. ESF currently seeks submissions for sites on the following topics:

* "Image, Story, and Conversation" explores the idea that we imagine our world in archtypal patterns, three of which are image, story, and conversation.
* "The Postmodern Imagination and Beyond" asks "what are we imagining, and how?" This site investigates the postmodern imagination and the postmodern understanding of the nature/role of imagination in contemporary literature and culture. This site will also consider what post-postmodernism might look like.
* "PostColonial Literatures" examines postcolonial literatures and the postcolonial imagination.

CFP: Paul/Jane Bowles (6/30/03; newsletter issue)

Tuesday, June 17, 2003 - 2:17pm

Editors of BOWLES NOTES invite studies and commentaries written in English on
the works of Jane and/or Paul Bowles for inclusion in up-coming issues of
this newsletter. Articles focused on bringing Jane and/or Paul Bowles to the
university classroom are especially welcome. Submissions should be typewritten and
documented in standard MLA style. Send essays (500 to 2,000 words in length)
to BOWLES NOTES, Post Office BOX 57073, Albuquerque, NM 87187-7073 by June 30,
2003. Please include 3 copies of materials to be considered. Materials will
not be returned unless an envelope with prepaid postage accompanies the
submission. Inquiries may be sent in writing to the address listed above or by email