Caribbean Vistas Journal - Submissions to Volume 1.2 - Due June 30, 2013

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Caribbean Vistas: Critiques of Caribbean Arts and Cultures
• Subject: Call for Submissions for Volume 1.2 (Summer 2013)
• Caribbean Vistas (a forum for the artistic presentation and critical review of Anglophone, Francophone, and Hispanophone Caribbean Literatures, Arts and Cultures)
• From: akilahw@msn.com
• Date: April 27, 2013 (EST)
From: Dr. Emily Allen-Williams, Founding Editor
CARIBBEAN VISTAS
CRITIQUES OF CARIBBEAN ARTS AND CULTURES
Announcing: Call for Submissions for Volume I/Issue 2 to be published August/September 2013
Contributions (for the second issue – Summer 2013), including critical essays, poetry, literary nonfiction, visual art images, bibliographies, notices, letters to the editor and other materials may be submitted to the editor by electronic mail at akilahw@msn.com. The deadline for submissions is June 30, 2013. Electronic mail submissions are accepted in Microsoft Word format only.
All submissions must follow the current Modern Language Association Documentation Style.
Caribbean Vistas, a refereed journal (written in English), will serve as an academic and cultural resource for researchers as well as a formal venue for scholarly discussion.
Articles in Caribbean Vistas will examine Anglophone, Francophone, and Hispanophone Literatures, visual arts, and performance arts from pluralistic perspectives with emphases on works created in the 20th and 21st centuries.
A section for previously unpublished poetry of Caribbean writers will also be a feature of Caribbean Vistas.
Reviews in Caribbean Vistas will analyze recent fiction, poetry, drama, and literary nonfiction as well as scholarly/reference works in the disciplines.
Caribbean Vistas (ISSN 2150-8917) will be published annually (Summer) for the on-line academic, artistic, and cultural community.
AVAILABILITY
Caribbean Vistas will be available on the World Wide Web at http://caribbeanvistas.wordpress.com
EDITORIAL GROUP
The Caribbean Vistas Editorial Group is representative of the international academic, artistic, and cultural community and includes artists and scholars with wide-ranging interests and experience, from emerging to well-established senior academic and artistic professionals.
Editor/Founder
• Emily Williams, Caribbean Literary Critic, Writing Consultant, Higher Education Administrator
Poetry Editor
• Kwame Dawes, University of Nebraska
Editorial Board
• Francisco Cabanillas, Bowling Green State University
• Sandra Campbell, Carleton University (Ottawa, Canada)
• Keith B. Mitchell, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
• Cyril Dabydeen, University of Ottawa (Canada)
• Janice Fournillier, Georgia State University
• Derrilyn Morrison, Macon State College
• Alix Pierre, Spelman College
• Victor Ramraj, University of Calgary (Canada)
• Melvin B. Rahming, Morehouse College
• Keja Valens, Salem State College
• Thomas Ward, Loyola University Maryland
• Christopher Winks, Queens College, CUNY
SUBMISSIONS
Caribbean Vistas invites contributions on literary, artistic, and cultural topics as well as essays on interdisciplinary studies from the Anglophone, Francophone, and Hispanophone cultural traditions.
Previously unpublished poetry of Caribbean literary artists is also welcomed. Literary nonfiction essays will be accepted for publication consideration in the second issue of Caribbean Vistas.
Visual art images accompanied by artistic statements will also be accepted for publication consideration in the second issue of Caribbean Vistas.
Specifications, including style sheets, are available from the editor.
Contributions (for the second issue – Summer 2013), including critical essays, poetry, literary nonfiction, visual art images, bibliographies, notices, letters to the editor and other materials may be submitted to the editor by electronic mail at akilahw@msn.com. The deadline for submissions is June 30, 2013. Electronic mail submissions are accepted in Microsoft Word format only.
All submissions must follow the current Modern Language Association Documentation Style.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
For additional information, or to join our mailing list, send a brief message to akilahw@msn.com. The editor will respond to all inquiries.

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african-american
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
journals_and_collections_of_essays
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
theory
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond