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Call for Abstracts & Articles; APPOSITIONS: Dialogues & Exchanges


APPOSITIONS: Studies in Renaissance / Early Modern Literature and Culture

Volume Two: Dialogues & Exchanges (writers/readers/texts/fields)

*Call for Abstracts & Articles: APPOSITIONS: Studies in Renaissance /
Early Modern Literature and Culture,,
seeks new work addressing the theme of dialogues & exchanges
(writers/readers/texts/fields). How and why do literary texts emerge and
change within and against fields of cultural production? Or, alternately:
how and why do social forces or technologies shape distinctive modes and
forms of literary art? Or, antithetically: how and why do literary works
celebrate or challenge cultural narratives? Beyond such chiastic
formulations, what other factors (e.g. audience, gender, identity,
occasion, politics) also contribute to the dialogues & exchanges that
literary texts invite and receive? Comparative, interdisciplinary, and
trans-historical approaches are encouraged. APPOSITIONS is an electronic,
peer-reviewed, international, annual conference and consequent digital
journal for studies in Renaissance/early modern literature and culture.
APPOSITIONS is an open-access, independently managed conference and
journal. ISSN forthcoming.

*Conference Abstracts (200-words): November, 2008.

*Conference Proposals (500-words): January, 2009.

*E-Conference: February, 2009.

*Manuscripts (articles): November, 2008-March, 2009.

*Journal Publication: May, 2009.

*Guidelines: APPOSITIONS seeks submissions simultaneously on both tracks:
abstracts and proposals for the e-conference; and articles for Volume Two
of the journal. Selected proposals/presentations from the e-conference
will be solicited as completed articles for submission and review. Article
manuscripts may also be submitted separately from the e-conference.

*Electronic Submissions: Submissions should be attached as
a single .doc, .rtf, .pdf or .txt file. Visuals should be attached
individually as .jpg, .gif or .bmp files. Please include the
words “Appositions Submission” in the subject line of your message.


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