UPDATE: Portals: A Journal in Comparative Literature (grad) (1/20/05; e-journal issue)
New deadline: January 20, 2005!
Portals is an ONLINE journal published by the Comparative Literature Student
Association of San Francisco State University.
Portals: A Journal of Comparative Literature invites original,
critical graduate student essay submissions
that explore comparative literary topics across cultural, regional,
linguistic, and temporal boundaries. We also encourage papers that
cross genre barriers and extend the reach of literary study into new
Papers should be in English. All citations in foreign languages must
be clearly translated in the body of the text and properly cited.
Papers should be no longer than 25 pages in 12 point font, and should
include be properly formatted and documented in MLA style.
Portals also invites short poetry translations. Translations should be
no longer than two MLA pages. Translations are to include an
additional 2-5 page explication of the translation. The translation
will be published in tandem with the original. Please submit the
original with complete citation.
All submissions are to be sent via email as an MS-Word attachment.
Submissions must be accompanied by a standard cover sheet, including a
250-word abstract, and a short bio including name, address, telephone,
email address, school affiliation, and current academic standing.
(Only papers by currently enrolled graduate students and doctoral
candidates will be considered).
Contributions for the journal are reviewed with the understanding that
they have not been submitted to another journal.
Due Date: January 15, 2005
Please direct all submissions and inquiries to: portals_at_gmx.net
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or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Tue Dec 07 2004 - 10:26:57 EST