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The Wisconsin Review of African Literatures
Voices is a forum for exploring issues of written and oral artistic
production in Africa and the Diaspora in relation to the continent.
Submissions that stretch and challenge such disciplinary boundaries are
welcome and will be considered for publication. We will distribute copies
of Voices to American universities with interest in African studies, and to
African institutions which may have more difficulty in
maintaining/developing their collections of research in African literature.
We invite submissions from writers world-wide. Voices is complemented by a
web site with the aim of cultivating a broad readership and interactive
Call for Papers
We invite the submission of articles, essays, book reviews of recently
published works, translations and original creative works (short stories,
poetry, art, drama, renderings of oral narratives).
Written in: Languages of Africa (as well as English, French, Portuguese,
Format: 4 copies of typed, double-spaced manuscript up to 20 pages; include
one copy of an 100-150 word abstract (in English & in the language of the
submission). Please remove author's name from 3 of the 4 copies. If the
work is accepted, we will request a copy of the submission on 3.5 floppy
Publication of first issue: May/June 1999.
Subscription rates (US dollars):
U.S. Institution $20
U.S. Individual $15
African Institution or Individual $7.50
Make checks payable to Voices.
Mail submissions and subscription requests to:
1414 Van Hise
1220 Linden Drive
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Madison, WI 53706
For more information, contact the Editor at the above address, by phone, or
Katrina Daly Thompson, Editor
See our developing web site for updates:
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or write Erika Lin: elin_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Mon Mar 01 1999 - 19:49:26 EST