Call for Papers: The Eighth Lamp Ruskin Studies Today

full name / name of organization: 
Anuradha Chatterjee
contact email: 
theeighthlamp@gmail.com

The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today (ISSN 2049-3215) invites contributors to submit scholarly papers. The papers can be short papers of 3500-4000 words or long papers of 8,000-10,000.

The Eighth Lamp is an online and double blind refereed journal (previously published by Rivendale Press, UK). It is led and managed by Dr Anuradha Chatterjee (Founding Editor and Co-Editor), Lecturer, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China and Dr Laurence Roussillon-Constanty (Co-Editor), Senior Lecturer in English, Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France. The journal is also complemented by a strong Editorial Board that provides intellectual and pedagogical support and leadership to the journal:

Dr Cynthia Gamble (Ruskin Library and Research Centre, Lancaster University, and Vice-Chairman of the Ruskin Society); Dr Iolanda Ramos (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal); Dr Emma Sdegno (Ca’ Foscari University, Venice); Dr Helena Gurfinkel (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville); Dr Stuart Eagles (Companion of the Guild of St George); Dr Anita Grants (Concordia University in Montreal, Canada); Dr Carmen Casaliggi (University of Wales in Cardiff); Prof Bénédicte Coste (University of Burgundy, Dijon, France); Dr Rachel Dickinson (Manchester Metropolitan University); Dr Sara Atwood (Guild of St. George) and Dr Mark Frost (University of Portsmouth).

The scope of The Eighth Lamp is multidisciplinary and it welcomes submissions related to art, religion, historiography, social criticism, tourism, economics, philosophy, science, architecture, photography, preservation, cinema, and theatre. The journal is listed in key Victorian studies and nineteenth century literature, culture, and visual studies forums.

Issues of the journal can be found here:

2013 The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today 8. Edited by Anuradha Chatterjee and Dr Laurence Roussillon-Constanty. http://issuu.com/theeighthlamp/docs/l88
2012 The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today 7. Edited by Anuradha Chatterjee and Dr Laurence Roussillon-Constanty. http://issuu.com/theeighthlamp/docs/l87
2011 The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today 6. Edited by Anuradha Chatterjee and Dr Laurence Roussillon-Constanty. http://issuu.com/theeighthlamp/docs/l86
2010 The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today 5 . Edited by Anuradha Chatterjee and Dr Carmen Cassaliggi. http://issuu.com/theeighthlamp/docs/l85
2010 The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today 4. Edited by Anuradha Chatterjee and Dr Carmen Cassaliggi. http://issuu.com/theeighthlamp/docs/l84
2009 The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today 3. Edited by Anuradha Chatterjee and Dr Carmen Cassaliggi. http://issuu.com/theeighthlamp/docs/l83
ISSN: 2049-3215.

Email the editors at theeighthlamp@gmail.com

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
interdisciplinary
journals_and_collections_of_essays
science_and_culture
victorian