Reading Queer in Literature, Film and Culture (and Theory itself)

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The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies [http://theapollonian.in]

The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies (ISSN 2393-9001)
Call for Papers
Volume 2, Issue 2 | June 2015

FOCUS: Reading Queer in Literature, Film and Culture

Submissions are invited for the forthcoming issue of The Apollonian (Vol. 2, Issue 2) on the representations of the 'queer' in the various genres and sub-genres of literature, art, cinema, culture, critical theory, philosophy and history. The papers are expected to be scholarly in nature, and yet accessible to a fairly general readership.

Topics may include, but are not limited to:

literature and queer theory
queer readings of texts
queer poetics/politics
the queer on stage/on screen
the queer in theory (Foucault, Butler, Sedgwick, Edelman, Halperin, and so on)
the queer in philosophy
the queer in popular culture
historicizing the queer
interrogating sexuality/gender
current developments in LGBTQA studies

N.B.: Among papers published in the focus section some will be selected for publication in an edited volume to be published by a reputed publisher and marketed internationally.

Deadline of Submission: 15 May, 2015

For enquiries and submission please mail to: apollonianjournal@gmail.com
Or to the Editors- Subashish Bhattacharjee: subashishbhattacharjee@gmail.com
& Saikat Guha: mmm.saikatguha@gmail.com
It is mandatory to send (bcc/cc) articles to both the Editors.

Find 'Submission Guidelines' here: http://theapollonian.in/submission-guidelines

No Publication Fee: We do not accept any fee in the name of submission, processing, publication, etc., fees nor do we pay authors for their contribution. Our relation with the authors is purely academic.