CALL FOR PAPERS for “VIOLENCE IN PARADISE: THE CARIBBEAN”, a special issue of ANGLISTICA A.I.O.N. AN INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL

full name / name of organization: 
Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
contact email: 
anglistica@unior.it

Submissions are invited for publication in “Violence in Paradise: the Caribbean” edited by Irline François (ifrancoi@goucher.edu) and Marie-Hélène Laforest (m.laforest@alice.it). “A Theatre of Violence Behind a Curtain of Paradise” is the title of an essay by Michelle Cliff which will appear in this issue. Paradise reconfigured as a site of abuse and violence refers to the Caribbean. Contributions should aim at exploring the way violence lingers in the memory of Caribbean women, the innovative ways they have found to tell their stories, and how their narrations help re-create a sense of self. Deadline: 15 December 2009.
Anglistica is an online peer-reviewed journal published by the University of Naples “L’Orientale”. Details at http://www.anglistica.unior.it. Articles, interviews, images, books for review and reviews should be sent to the editors and cc to anglistica@unior.it. All material submitted for consideration must comply with the Anglistica guidelines available in pdf at http://www.anglistica.unior.it/content/forthcoming.
Contributions should be in English and should normally be between 5.000 and 7.000 words.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
journals_and_collections_of_essays
postcolonial
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond