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CFP: Book Reviews of Contemporary Poetry in English (journal)

Thursday, May 30, 2002 - 7:56pm
Kathryn Kirkpatrick

The editors of Cold Mountain Review are looking for reviewers of
contemporary poetry in English by practicing poets and scholars of
contemporary poetry. If you would like to join our reviewers list,
please send a cover letter and vita to

The Editors
Cold Mountain Review
Department of English
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

For queries about Cold Mountain Review and a sample issue, send an
e-mail message to

CFP: The Red Critique: Marxist Critiques of the Contemporary (no deadline; e-journal)

Friday, May 10, 2002 - 5:18pm

The third issue of The Red Critique, an online Marxist journal of analysis
of the contemporary, is now available at

Euroamerican Left and the myth of "New" Capitalism

Feminism Now
Jennifer Cotter

Palestine and the Burden of "Evidence"
Kimberly DeFazio

Memento and the Cultural Production of the New Corporate Worker
Amrohini Sahay

Black Studies is Education in the General Interest
Robert Faivre

State and "Revolutionaries"

"Marriage" Cannot Rescue Welfare Reform
Julie Torrant

CFP: The Red Critique: Marxist Critiques of the Contemporary (no deadline noted; e-journal)

Tuesday, March 12, 2002 - 9:34pm

The second issue of The Red Critique, an online Marxist journal of
analysis of the contemporary, is now available at:

Kimberly DeFazio, "Urban Post-Theory, Class and The City"

Julie Torrant, "Family, Capital and the Left Now"

Ranganayakamma, "Are Marxian categories adequate to understand
'Gender' and 'Caste' questions?"

Jennifer Cotter, "The Guardian of Profit"

Rob Wilkie, "'Destiny' is the Articulation of Class Power"

We invite classical Marxist critiques of the contemporary for our next
issue. Please see submissions guidelines on our website.

UPDATE: Contemporary British Writers (book series)

Tuesday, January 8, 2002 - 3:44pm
Daniel Lea



Due to phenomenal interest, Manchester University Press invites further
proposals for the Contemporary British Writers Series. The Editor and
Press continue to welcome proposals for monographs (50-85,000 words) on
the following writers:

Beryl Bainbridge Iain Banks

Pat Barker Anthony Burgess

A.S. Byatt Ian McEwan

Brian Moore Irvine Welsh

(Deadline for proposals on the above - 31st January 2002)

In addition we encourage proposals on the following authors:

Peter Ackroyd Martin Amis

J.G. Ballard Angela Carter

CFP: Contemporary British Writers (book series)

Wednesday, November 28, 2001 - 6:25pm
Daniel Lea




Manchester University Press is proud to announce the launch of a new
series dedicated to the critical appraisal of recent British fiction.
The Contemporary British Writers Series will reflect the breadth and
diversity of writing in Britain over the last thirty years, and will
provide critical evaluations of established, emerging and neglected
authors. Building on the success of the Press's Contemporary World
Writers, this series offers an exciting opportunity for the
interrogation of notions of the contemporary and for the analysis of
current and developing modes of representation.

CFP: American Popular Culture, 1900-present (e-journal)

Wednesday, November 14, 2001 - 7:24pm

The Journal of American Popular Culture

Americana is currently accepting submissions for its peer-reviewed
e-journal, published at

Please send submissions to


1) Articles must be attached to a brief cover letter in the email text
(containing the author's name, institutional affiliation, and contact
information), and both must be formatted in Microsoft Word.

2) Articles must follow MLA guidelines.

CFP: Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present) (e-journal)

Wednesday, September 5, 2001 - 9:23pm

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture
(1900-present) is dedicated to the art of semiotic analysis and is
comprised of two major divisions. The first division is a website at featuring articles written by fellows in our
Think Tank for a mainstream audience. The second division, and the one
for which we are publishing this call for papers, is a peer-reviewed
academic journal targeted to an academic audience; it will be published
as a link on