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Philament, the online journal of cultural studies and literary arts
affiliated with the University of Sydney
(http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/publications/philament), invites graduate
scholars to contribute articles, reviews and creative work for its eleventh
Philament now invites postgraduate scholars to contribute articles,
fictocriticism, reviews, and opinions for...
Issue 11: Bound
SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED to 30th June, 2007
send to: philament_at_arts.usyd.edu.au
Round my neck,
from time to time, there was the hallucination
of a noose, and now and then, the weight
of chains binding my feet.
Then one fine day
love came to drag me, bound and manacled,
into the same cavalcade as the others.
from Faiz Ahmad Faiz, ‘Love’s Captives’
translated by Naomi Lazard
Possible themes include, but are not limited to:
Bondage Abu Ghraib Binding Censure
Boxing Ring Botany Bay Emily Dickinson Chains of Tradition
Erotica Confinement Fascicles Dogma
Fate and Destiny Gramsci Faiz Ahmad Faiz Duty
Fetishism Guantanamo Bay Gulliver’s Travels Institutions
Lesbians on Film Leonard Peltier Manuscripts Rope
Pounce National Subjugation Out of Bounds Social Contracts
Sadomasochism Prometheus Signed and Sealed Suture
We accept submissions in the form of:
Academic papers: up to 8,000 words
Opinion pieces: reviews (book, stage, screen, etc.), conference reports,
short essays, responses to papers previously published in Philament issues.
Word limit of 1000 words.
Creative Work: in the form of writing, images, sounds or a mixture of any or
all three. However, all submissions should be limited to three pieces.
All submissions may be sent as email attachment in a PC-readable format to
http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/publications/philament/submissions.htm to view
submission guidelines. Also attach the Philament submission form to your
email or hardcopy submission. Academic papers must include footnotes and
conform to the Philament house style of referencing detailed at the above
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Received on Fri May 11 2007 - 19:22:08 EDT