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Issue 14: Sense & Sensation
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 31st January, 2009
Send to: slamphilament_at_usyd.edu.au
â€œAh well! It means much the same thing,â€ said the Duchess, digging her
sharp little chin into Aliceâ€™s shoulder as she added, â€œand the moral of
THAT is â€“â€˜Take care of the sense, and the sounds will take care of
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland.
"To the senseless nothing is more maddening than sense."
Aldous Huxley, Island
Possible themes include, but are not limited to:
rationalism, affect, sensation fiction, media, tabloid media, celebrity,
jouissance, pleasure, pain, feeling, nonsense, post-structuralism, the
five senses, consciousness, sentience, semiotics, semantics, empiricism,
artificial intelligence, perception, cognition, logic, philosophy of the
mind, existentialism, commonsense, un-commonsense, extra-sensory
perception, nonsense poetry
Philament accepts submissions from postgraduate students and scholars who
have obtained their doctorate less than five years ago in the form of:
â€¢ Academic papers: up to 8,000 words.
â€¢ Opinion pieces: reviews (book, stage, screen, etc.), conference
reports, short essays, responses to papers previously published in
Philament issues. Limit of 1000 words.
â€¢ Creative Work: in the form of writing, images, sounds or a mixture
of any or all three. All submissions should be limited to three pieces.
All submissions may be sent as email attachment in a PC-readable format
Please also attach a submission form. Downloadable at:
Academic papers must include endnotes and conform to the Philament house
style of referencing (see
Philament will only accept submissions not previously published and not
under consideration elsewhere.
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