A Wizard of Their Age: Essays on Harry Potter (Deadline January 31.2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Cecilia Konchar Farr/Saint Catherine University
contact email: 
ckfarr@stkate.edu

Looking for excellent essays by 18-24-year-olds about the Harry Potter novels for an edited collection: A Wizard of Their Age: College Students Write About Harry Potter. Best submissions will analyze the novels from the perspective of the writer's academic discipline. Some favorites so far include "A Nursing Care Plan for Tom Riddle," "Loading the Canon (a Study of FanFic), and "WWHPD: Christ Images in Harry Potter." Please refer oustanding undergraduate essays or early graduate student work, 1-20 pp. Memoir pieces ("My Life with Harry") also welcome.

cfp categories: 
childrens_literature
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
twentieth_century_and_beyond