CALL FOR SCHOLARLY ESSAYS AND CREATIVE WORKS

full name / name of organization: 
Label Me Latina/o
contact email: 
ksanchez@georgian.edu; shaulm@queens.edu

Label Me Latina/o (www.labelmelatin.com) is an online, refereed international e-journal that focuses on Latino Literary Production in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. The journal invites scholarly essays focusing on these writers for its biannual publication. Label Me Latina/o also publishes creative literary pieces whose authors self-define as Latina or Latino regardless of thematic content. The Co-Directors will publish creative works in English, Spanish or Spanglish whereas analytical essays should be written in English or Spanish.
Scholarly submissions should be between 12-30 pages in length and should follow the MLA Style Manual. Original, unpublished submissions in Microsoft Word (PC compatible format) should be sent electronically to both of the co-directors: Kathryn Quinn-Sánchez ksanchez@georgian.edu and Michele Shaul shaulm@queens.edu
Creative poetry, essays and short fiction should not exceed 30 pages, 12 point font, double-spaced.
Deadline for the Spring 2012 issue: December 9, 2011.
Please include the following information in the body of the email:

• Full name
• Institutional Affiliation
• Telephone number
• Email address
• Regular mail address
• Title of the submission

Please make sure that the actual manuscript bears no reference to the author’s name or institution.
Label Me Latina/o is indexed by the MLA International Bibliography and is listed in the MLA Directory of Periodicals.

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