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CFP: Liberatory Poetics in Caribbean Writing: Gender and Nation Re-configurations (1/15/05; journal issue)
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CALL FOR PAPERS
JOURNAL: Macomere - Journal of the Association of Caribbean Women
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2005
Manuscript submissions are being sought for Volume 7 (2004-2005) of Macomere. This issue will be devoted to critical and creative writing on the topic "Liberatory Poetics in Caribbean Writing: Gender and Nation Re-configurations," which was also the topic of the most recent ACWWS conference held in the Dominican Republic in 2004. As at the conference, submissions for this volume will address topics including but not limited to the following:
*Iconicity, Traditions, Gendered (Re)configurations
Reviews of recently published Caribbean fiction and non-fiction are also being solicited.
Please indicate your intention to submit a creative or critical manuscript or a review by sending an email to the Editor as soon as possible. In the case of article submissions, also submit a 200-word abstract as soon as possible but no later than November 1, 2004. Articles/fiction should be between 4,000 and 7,000 words in length; reviews should be between 1,000 and 1,500 words. Only submit work that has not been previously published.
Send abstracts and paper submissions to:
Macomere is a refereed journal that is devoted to scholarly studies and creative works by and about Caribbean Women in the Americas, Europe, and the Caribbean Diaspora. It is the journal of the Association of Caribbean Women Writers and Scholars, an organization founded in 1995. The journal is in its 7th volume and is indexed by MLA. Submissions in the form of scholarly essays, creative works, interviews or book reviews are invited.
1. Email submissions to The Editor at MaComere2_at_aol.com
Membership in ACWWS will be required if submissions are accepted for publication.