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CFP: Post-Identity (Deadline is November 29, 2009)
full name / name of organization:
Spectator (University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts, Critical Studies)
Deadline for Submission (November 29, 2009)
Spectator is a biannual publication, and submissions that address post-identity and related topics are now invited for submission. Potential topics in the fields of Critical Race Theory, queer theory, new media theory, and gender studies may include, but are not limited to:
New Media and Technology:
Science and Science Fiction(s)
Political culture and celebrity
Manuscripts to be considered for publication should be sent to:
One copy of manuscript should be submitted, as well as a digital copy. Submissions can also be e-mailed directly. Manuscripts should include the title of the contribution and the name (s) of authors, as well as the postal address, e-mail address, and phone numbers for authors who will work with the editor on any revisions. All pages should be numbered consecutively. Contributions should not be more than 5,000 words. They should also include a brief abstract for publicity. Authors should also include a brief biographical entry. Rejected manuscripts will not be returned.
Articles submitted to Spectator should not be under consideration by any other journal.
Book Reviews may vary in length from 300 to 1,000 words. Please include title of book, retail price and ISBN at the beginning of the review. Examples of possible books include: Dangerous Frames: How Ideas about Race and Gender Shape Public Opinion, Mixed Race Hollywood, Digital Diaspora: A Race for Cyberspace, Revisiting Race in a Genomic Age, Draculas, Vampires and Other Undead Forms: Essays on Gender, Race and Culture and Latino Spin: Public Image and the Whitewashing of Race.
Forum or Additional Section contributions can include works on new archival or research facilities or methods as well as other relevant works related to the field.
Electronic Submissions and Formatting. Authors should send copies of their work via e-mail as electronic attachments. Please keep backup files of all disks. Files should be Microsoft Word in PC or Mac format, depending on the editor's preference. Endnotes should conform to the Chicago Manual of Style.
Current Board for Spectator