CFP: Philip Roth (1/6/03, for ALA, & 6/1/03, for journal issue; ALA, 5/22/03-5/25/03 & journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
The Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
roth_society@pvamu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Studies in American Jewish Literature
Deadline: June 1, 2003

The journal, _Studies in American Jewish Literature_, is interested in
publishing a special issue devoted to the writings of Philip Roth.
Topic areas concerning Roth's writings (fiction as well as non-fiction)
are open, but essays that focus on Roth, Jewish ethnicity, and issues of
postmodernity are particularly welcome. Length of essays should be
5000-7000 words.

The volume number for the special issue has yet to be determined.

Presenters at the Philip Roth Society's panels at the American
Literature Association Conference (Hyatt Regency Hotel, Cambridge, MA,
May 22-25, 2003) are welcome to submit a more developed version of their
papers for journal consideration. If you are interested in presenting a
paper at one of the Roth Society panels at ALA, please email a 300-450
word abstract by January 6, 2003. For more information on the Philip
Roth Society, please visit its web site at
http://www.pvamu.edu/edir/droyal/roth.htm. Information for the ALA and
the 2003 conference in Cambridge, MA, is available at its web site:
http://www.calstatela.edu/academic/english/ala2/

For both the special Roth issue of SAJL and panels at ALA, please email
(as an attached Word file) or snail mail a copy of your essay or
abstract to:

Derek P. Royal
The Philip Roth Society
Dept. of Languages and Communications
Prairie View A&M University
roth_society_at_pvamu.edu
Phone: 936-857-2229 Fax: 936-857-2309

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