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CFP: AMERICANA: Rewriting American History (e-journal)

updated: 
Saturday, February 2, 2002 - 3:48pm
mirfer

AMERICANA is a peer reviewd e-journal dedicated to American Cultural
and Literary Studies. It accepts submissions from all research fields
related with American Literature, Culture, Society and History.

AMERICANA hopes to provide an intellectual canvas where the cultural
spaces and experiences of American Studies are theorized and rigorously
explored within both global and local contingencies of the present and
past.

CFP: American Popular Culture, 1900-present (e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2001 - 7:24pm
editor_at_americanpopularculture.com

Americana:
The Journal of American Popular Culture
(1900-present)

Americana is currently accepting submissions for its peer-reviewed
e-journal, published at americanpopularculture.com.

Please send submissions to editor_at_americanpopularculture.com.

Guidelines:

1) Articles must be attached to a brief cover letter in the email text
(containing the author's name, institutional affiliation, and contact
information), and both must be formatted in Microsoft Word.

2) Articles must follow MLA guidelines.

CFP: Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present) (e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 5, 2001 - 9:23pm
editor_at_americanpopularculture.com

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture
(1900-present) is dedicated to the art of semiotic analysis and is
comprised of two major divisions. The first division is a website at
americanpopularculture.com featuring articles written by fellows in our
Think Tank for a mainstream audience. The second division, and the one
for which we are publishing this call for papers, is a peer-reviewed
academic journal targeted to an academic audience; it will be published
as a link on americanpopularculture.com.

CFP: Presidency in Film: John Adams (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2001 - 2:40am
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

Call for Paper:

Is there anyone out there who has written
on John Adams in film or on The Adams
Chronicles with respect to John Adams
(first 6 episodes of the series)?

We are assembling a collection of essays
on THE PRESIDENCY IN FILM and lack
something on this contentious character
in our history...

Would be delighted to hear from you...

Peter Rollins

Peter C. Rollins
Editor-in-Chief
Film & History: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Film and TV Studies
(Web site: www.filmandhistory.org)
RR 3 Box 80
Cleveland, OK 74020
(918)243-7637 and fax 5995
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

CFP: American Conspiracy Theories (5/?/02 & 1/?/03; encyclopedia)

updated: 
Friday, April 27, 2001 - 7:28pm
Peter Knight

Contributions are invited for The Encyclopedia of American Conspiracy
Theories. It is a two-volume scholarly reference work due to be
published by ABC-Clio in 2004. There will be approximately 300
entries (ranging in length from 1000 to 4000 words) on topics from
the Revolution to the present.

If you are interested, please visit the Encyclopedia website for
further information on how to contribute, remuneration, available
topics and so on:

www.art.man.ac.uk/english/staff/pk/research/Encyclopedia/front.
html

CFP: 1950s American Popular Culture (no deadline noted; book)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2001 - 11:24pm
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

Call for an Author:

For a major publisher an author is needed for a volume on the popular
culture of the 1950s, one of a series for each period in American
history.The volume is consist of all aspects of the popular culture of the
period suitable for a text for high school students and introductory
college classes. Anyone interested should get in touch with Debby Adams,
dadams_at_greenwood.com or Ray Browne, rbrowne_at_bgnet.bgsu.edu telephone 419
372 7861, fax=A0 8095. Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, Oh 43403.

CFP: 20th C. American Poetry (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2001 - 11:47pm
Kimmelman, Burt

I am editing A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Poetry (for Facts on
File, Inc., a publisher that enjoys very wide distribution in libraries,
colleges and high schools, as well as bookstores). I am soliciting essayists
to contribute to the volume.

The volume will be peer reviewed. Payment for essays will be in
presentational offprints and, too, for the large essays, a copy of the book.
All essays will carry the author's name, and a list of contributors will
appear in the back of the book.

CFP: 21st Century American Novelists (various; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 29, 2000 - 9:31pm
DLB 21st Century

Call for Papers
Dictionary of Literary Biography: 21st Century American Novelists

The editors are pleased to announce the forthcoming publication of a new
volume in the distinguished Dictionary of Literary Biography series. This
volume will focus upon 21st Century American Novelists. We seek
contributors to write bio-bibliographical articles with a critical focus for
this volume. Available essay topics are listed below, along with the
approximate length of each article.

CFP: 19th-Century Contexts (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 29, 2000 - 9:30pm
Gerard Greenway

OPEN CALL FOR PAPERS

(for a free sample copy please write
to the address at the end of this post)

    NINETEENTH CENTURY CONTEXTS
    An Interdisciplinary Journal

        

EDITORS
Keith Hanley
Department of English, University of Lancaster
Lancaster LA1 4YT
United Kingdom
Email: k.hanley_at_lancaster.ac.uk

Greg Kucich
Department of English, University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Indiana 46556-0368
USA
Email: kucich.1_at_nd.edu

http://www.gbhap.com/Nineteenth_Century_Contexts/

REVIEW EDITOR
Johanna M. Smith, University of Texas at Arlington, USA

CFP: Humanities in the South (journal)

updated: 
Friday, October 13, 2000 - 3:02pm
Alan Jackson

Humanities in the South, a nonfiction journal, seeks essays on the
full-range of Humanities. Though the title implies a Southern flavor,
the journal welcomes essays on all disciplines and all cultures. In
recent years, we have published essays on film, art, culture, religion,
philosophy, history, and literature. Humanities in the South is
distributed to nearly 200 writers and scholars, plus over 25 libraries,
including Yale, Harvard, Princeton, UNC, Vanderbilt, and Rice.

Deadlines for the 2001 issues are: December 1 for Spring and May 1 for
Fall. To submit, please send the essay to:

CFP: The Mickle Street Review: Whitman Studies/American Studies (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 8, 2000 - 8:13pm
Lhhtbh_at_aol.com

The Mickle Street Review
Call For Papers

Named for the street in Camden, New Jersey, on which Whitman lived at the end
of his life, The Mickle Street Review is an on-line journal published by the
Rutgers University-Camden English department in cooperation with the Walt
Whitman Program in American Studies at Rutgers University-Camden and the Walt
Whitman House and Visitor Center.

CFP: Experimental Fiction by American Women (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2000 - 5:46pm
Jeffrey DeShell

CALL FOR PAPERS
(Un)Sexing the Text: Experimental Fiction by American Women.
We are putting together a collection of essays on experimental fiction by
American Women, and need an essay on Rikki Ducornet and an essay on Kathy
Acker to complete the volume. A university press has expressed interest in
this project. Please email completed essays and vitae, or letters of
interest to:
jdeshel_at_ibm.com <mailto:jdeshel_at_ibm.com> or
elisasheffield_at_hotmail.com <mailto:elisasheffield_at_hotmail.com>

Jeffrey DeShell
Fulbright Lecturer
American Studies Department
Eötvös Loránd University
Budapest, H-1146
Hungary
+36-1-343-8760

CFP: Cormac McCarthy Journal Online (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, January 28, 2000 - 8:55pm
John Wegner

The Cormac McCarthy Journal Online invites scholarly submissions in current
MLA style on any aspect of Cormac McCarthy's works. Reviews, Notes up to
500 words, and articles up to 5,000 words are welcome.

The Journal is a peer reviewed scholarly journal and a Member of the
Council of Editors of Learned Journals.

Submit cover letter (with email address), three printed copies, and an SASE
for return of ms.

For submissions and inquiries contact

Dr. John Wegner, Editor
Department of English
Angelo State University
P.O. Box 10894, ASU Station
San Angelo, TX 76909

<John.Wegner_at_angelo.edu>
Regards,

CFP: Studies in American Humor (rolling deadline; journal)

updated: 
Monday, January 24, 2000 - 6:58pm
Professor Karen Kilcup

Founded in 1974, Studies in American Humor (ISSN 0095-280X) publishes
essays, review essays, and book reviews on all aspects of American humor.
Submissions of essay manuscripts of between 5000 and 8000 words are
welcome. The journal also invites individuals to send books for review;
books and essays for our feature, “The Year’s Work in American Humor
 Studies”; and primary texts with short analytical essays (such as those
found in the 1999 special issue) for “The Recovery Room.” Contributors
interested in submitting manuscripts should review the 1999 issue or contact
the editor if they have questions.

CFP: Cormac McCarthy (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, June 3, 1999 - 2:21am
John Wegner

Call for Submissions:

The Cormac McCarthy Journal Online is a peer reviewed on-line journal,
modified or updated as events warrant. The Journal Online welcomes
article-length manuscripts (not to exceed 25 typewritten double-spaced
pages) or notes (not to exceed 500 words in length) on themes and issues
pertinent to the writings and literary environment of Cormac McCarthy.
Submissions must adhere to accepted rules of scholarship and be in current
MLA format. Please submit the article on one 3-1/2" high density floppy
disk (WordPerfect or .txt file preferred) plus three hard copies. Include
both an SASE and a stamped, addressed return postcard to confirm receipt of
your submission.

CFP: Victorian Periodicals, 1800-1914 (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Thursday, May 6, 1999 - 5:44pm
Dr. Solveig C. Robinson

Contributors are needed for the RSVP Bibliography, which is published
biennially in Victorian Periodicals Review (VPR). Contributors monitor
assigned journals for articles dealing with periodicals published between
1800-1914 and submit annotated index entries for inclusion in the next
Bibliography. Contributors are acknowledged in VPR.

We currently have a large number of unassigned journals, and we thus need
many new contributors, especially ones with access to Canadian and Scottish
periodicals.

UPDATE: American Victorian Women Writers (Web Page and E-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 23, 1999 - 3:41am
Kim & Andrew Wells

Announcing an updated call for papers to the Award Winning Website
E-Journal:
"Domestic Goddesses: AKA Scribbling Women." The URL for the site is
http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/dg1.htm check it out before you submit.
(Or even if you don't submit-- constructive comments welcome!)

I am looking for papers, from 3-40 pages, discussing any aspect of the
literature and/or lives of:

Louisa May Alcott, Kate Chopin, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Willa Cather,
Sarah Orne Jewett, Edith Wharton, Charlotte Perkins Gilman and, soon to be
added: Susan Warner.
Particularly useful are guides to research (see the Gilman guide for
examples)

CFP: American Popular Culture (no deadline; book series)

updated: 
Friday, February 12, 1999 - 2:43am
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

A CALL FOR AUTHORS:

AMERICAN CULTURE THOUGH HISTORY is a series of
books edited by Ray B. Browne and Larry Kreiser for The
Greenwood Press. The Editors hereby solicit suggested book
topics for the 16-book series. Authors will have 15 to 24 months
to complete their manuscripts.

The stated mission of the series is to provide an overview of American
popular culture through the eras and decades of our history so that teachers
and student will be able to observe trends in the many areas
listed below and to learn how each evolved into the popular culture
or our time.

Topics are by period:

CFP: Charlotte Perkins Gilman (web site)

updated: 
Monday, September 7, 1998 - 6:15am
Kim & Andrew Wells

CALL FOR PAPERS: THE DOMESTIC GODDESS WEBSITE IS EXPANDING!

The Domestic Goddesses Website is adding a new author-- Charlotte =
Perkins Gilman. Check out the authors already featured on this website, =
which was recently featured as a selection in the Scout Report for =
Social Sciences Website.
Domestic Goddesses' URL is:
http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/dg1.htm =20

Papers are requested on any aspect of Charlotte Perkins Gilman's work =
and life-- submission ranging from 3 page informal papers to =
dissertation length works will be considered. =20

Please contact: kwells_at_texas.net for more information, or to submit a =
paper. =20

CFP: Victorian Women Writers (Web Page)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 10, 1998 - 5:42pm
Kim & Andrew Wells

With the Internet growing to include more than just chat and xxx sites,
there's plenty of room for even academia! There seems to be a growth of
literature and literary criticism websites that cater to academics,
undergraduates, and interested readers alike, so let's jump on the
bandwagon! I am interested in papers from grad students as well as
professional scholars.

A PhD student, (me) who will be at Texas A & M soon, is creating a
webpage called "Domestic Goddesses: AKA Scribbling Women." The URL for
the site is http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/dg1.htm check it out
before you submit.

CFP: Sycamore: American Studies (E-journal)

updated: 
Monday, March 9, 1998 - 1:11am
Ian Finseth

                        * * CALL FOR PAPERS * *

Sycamore, an online scholarly journal of American Studies, is accepting
article-length papers on the following topics: The American Family, War
and Peace, Science in Art, and The Coolidge Years (1923-1929). These
topics are broadly conceived (excepting the chronological restriction of
the last), and submissions representing a diversity of fields and
interpretive or theoretical perspectives are encouraged. Sycamore can be
found at <http://www.unc.edu/sycamore>.

CFP: James Lee Burke (on-line newsletter)

updated: 
Friday, April 18, 1997 - 5:16pm
Jan B. Steffensen

Call for contributions:

THE ROBICHEAUX REPORT
A James Lee Burke Newsletter

(check the Call at http://www.db.dk/dbaa/jbs/jlb/rr/cfp.htm - available from
April 21)

For a planned electronic newsletter on mystery author James Lee Burke I am
looking for contributions. I would like to print article and longer reviews,
but the newsletter will also contain a variety of other types of material.
Please let me know if you like to contribute - perhaps you already have
written something or you would like to. Please email me at jbs_at_db.dk.

CFP: The Early America Review

updated: 
Thursday, July 18, 1996 - 5:58am
D.E. Vitale

The Early America Review, an historical journal focusing on 18th century
America-- its people, issues and events-- is a new publication on the
World Wide Web. The Review is being published as a quarterly. The Summer
1996 edition is now online.

Its URL: http://earlyamerica.com/review/

The editor is interested in adademic papers, book reviews, commentaries,
stories, and texts of speeches re this period. There is no prohibition
against writings that have been previously published.

If you have any questions or are interested in submitting your manuscript,
please e-mail me.

 

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