CFP: [Cultural-Historical] CFP: Cartoons Issue Announcement, General CFP, Reconstruction (ongoing; journal issue)

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Justin Scott-Coe

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Cartoons Issue Announcement
Call for Papers

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
<> is proud to announce the publication of
Vol. 8, No. 2, 2008: Cartoons, guest edited by Davin Heckman. Featured in
the issue:

* Davin Heckman, "Suspended Animation: Meditations on the Time and Space of
the Moving Image"

* Ngwarsungu Chiwengo, "Memory, Ideology, and Exile: J. M Kibushi's Mwana

* Joanne Knowles, "The Simpsons and the Nuclear Family"

* Sean Chadwell, "Technological Determinism and the Poisoned Apple: The
Case of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

* Paul Ward, "Animated realities: the animated film, documentary, realism"

* Laurie Cubbison, "Not just for children's television: Anime and the
changing editing practices of American television networks"

* Matthew Diebler, "'Thank Goodness He-Man Showed Up': Hypermasculine
Cultural Posturing and the Token Women of 80s Animated Action Teams"

Reconstruction continuously accepts submissions for its annual open issue,
and is now accepting submissions for the following upcoming themed issues:

* The Avant-Garde as Critical Practice (August 15, 2008)

Please consult Submission Guidelines
<> for all submission
requirements, and Call for Papers
<> for individual CFP
requirements and guest editor contact information.

Reconstruction is always interested in proposals for future themed issues.
If interested in proposing a themed issue, please consult FAQ for
Prospective Guest Editors <> and
contact Reconstruction Managing Editor
<> for further information.

All submissions and submission queries should be written care of

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture (ISSN: 1547-4348) is an
innovative cultural studies journal dedicated to fostering an intellectual
community composed of scholars and their audience, granting them all the
ability to share thoughts and opinions on the most important and
influential work in contemporary interdisciplinary studies. Reconstruction
publishes one open issue and three themed issues quarterly.

Reconstruction is indexed in the MLA International Bibliography.

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