South Asian Review 31.2, due 30 June 2010

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South Asian Review

SOUTH ASIAN REVIEW, the refereed journal of the South Asian Literary Association, invites submissions for the 2010 issue, Volume 31, Number 2 (October/November). SAR is a representative scholarly forum for the examination of South Asian languages and literatures in a broad cultural context. The journal invites healthy and constructive dialog on issues pertaining to South Asia, but the thrust of the dialog must be literature and the sister arts. The journal welcomes critical and analytical essays on any aspect or period of South Asian literature (ancient, precolonial, colonial, and postcolonial). SAR is open to all ideas, positions, and critical and theoretical approaches. Recognizing the linguistic and cultural diversity of the subcontinent, the journal particularly welcomes essays in intercultural, comparative, and interdisciplinary studies in the humanities. The journal is also interested in essays on music, painting, sculpture, architecture, and other related fields. The following areas are of special interest to the journal:

South Asian Literatures Cultural Studies
South Asian Languages
Colonial Studies
South Asian Studies
Postcolonial Studies
South Asian Culture,
Comparative Literature
South Asian Diaspora,
Women's Studies
Comparative Aesthetic
Film Studies
Literary Theory
Transcultural Studies

Critical articles of 15–25 pages, prepared in accordance with the MLA style and accompanied by an abstract of 8–10 lines and a biographical note, must be received by June 30, 2010. Articles can be sent by mail or transmitted electronically. All correspondence pertaining to the 2010 issue should be addressed to:

K. D. Verma, Editor, South Asian Review
Department of English
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Johnstown, PA 15904
Phone: 814-269-7143
Fax: 814-269-7196

Inquiries regarding book reviews should be addressed directly to:
Professor P. S. Chauhan
Department of English
Arcadia University
450 South Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038-3295
Phone: 215-572-2106