Scholar Needed for Preface on Douglass and Stowe

full name / name of organization: 
Gerardo Del Guercio / Researcher
contact email: 
gerrydelguercio@yahoo.com

Editor seeks a scholar to write a brief (1000 word)preface to an upcoming study on Frederick Douglass and Harriet Beecher Stowe. There may be a chapter added on Harriet Jacobs. The study will deal with the Compromise of 1850 and its reception in the American north. The text will apply a race and gender studies approach with respect to the law during the 19th century. The text will be published by Edwin Mellen Press, and the manuscript is due in May 2010. The ideal scholar will have conducted extensive research on American Literature. Please send resumes to Gerardo Del Guercio at gerrydelguercio@yahoo.com. Only the selected scholar will receive a response.

cfp categories: 
african-american
american