CFP: 20th C. American Poetry (no deadline noted; collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Kimmelman, Burt
contact email: 
Kimmelman@NJIT.EDU

Contributors are needed to write short essays (ranging from 500 to 2000
words) on these topics:

"April Inventory" by Snodgrass,
"April Bernard,"
"Black Arts Movement,"
"Deborah Digges,"
"Bob Holman,"
"John Logan,"
"Naomi Shihab Nye,"
"Jerome Rothenberg,"
"Armand Schwerner,"
"Hugh Seidman,"
"Vikram Seth,"
"Richard Tillinghast,"
"David Wagoner,"
"Jay Wright,"

The essays are for a volume entitled A Companion to Twentieth-Century
American Poetry (to be published in 1994 by Facts on File, Inc., a publisher
that enjoys very wide distribution in libraries, colleges and high schools,
as well as bookstores).

Payment for essays will be in presentational offprints and, too, for the
large topic essays, a copy of the book. All essays will carry the author's
name, and a list of contributors will appear in the back of the book.

The entire list of entries for the volume can be viewed at this website:
http://eies.njit.edu/~kimmelma/companion.html; also at the website can be
found a set of guidelines for writing the essays as well as sample, model
essays.

If you are interested in writing for this book, then please send a message
to Kimmelman_at_njit.edu, using the subject header Essays for Book (or else
simply reply to this message). Please provide a bit of background about
yourself including a brief account of your publishing history if you have
one (do not send an attached cv or samples of writing).

Dr. Burt Kimmelman, Associate Professor of English
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, New Jersey 07102
973.596.3376 (p); 973.642.4689 (f)
kimmelman_at_njit.edu
http://eies.njit.edu/~kimmelma

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poetry