C21 Literature: Launch Edition Call For Papers

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C21 Literature, Gylphi
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C21 Literature: Journal of 21st-century Writings (ISSN 2045-5216) is seeking contributions for its first issue, to be published in 2012.

Articles addressing but not limited to the following themes are invited: 21st-century forms, genre and trends; the role of literary prizes and festivals; new authors; adaptations and innovations; the rise of the eBook; digital writings; creative writings; and, book clubs.

Articles should be 6,000-7,000 words and creative pieces 250-2,000 words.

The closing date for abstracts of 500 words is 1 June 2011 but full articles will also be welcomed on this date. Finished articles will be expected within three months of abstract decisions. Please send all submissions, questions or enquiries to journal editor Dr Katy Shaw at K.Shaw@brighton.ac.uk

Editors: Katy Shaw (University of Brighton) and Deborah Philips (University of Brighton)

For full details, please see the website: http://www.gylphi.co.uk/c21/index.php

Editorial Board:
Philip Tew (Brunel University)
John Wrighton (Ryerson University, Canada/University of Brighton) Sarah Dillon (University of St Andrews) Kaye Mitchell (University of Lincoln) Sian Adiseshiah (University of Lincoln) William McEvoy (University of Sussex) Gavin Stewart (University of Bedfordshire) Barry King (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand) Rachel Faulconer (University of Laussane, Switzerland) Catherine Spooner (Lancaster University) Martin Middeke (University of Ausberg, Germany) Louise Welsh (University of Glasgow)

Reviews Editors:
Rupert Hilyard (University of Lincoln)
Christopher Marlow (University of Lincoln)