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CFP: Literature and Medicine (journal)

updated: 
Friday, December 14, 2001 - 6:34pm
james scott zimmerman

CALL FOR PAPERS

LITERATURE AND MEDICINE is a journal devoted to exploring interfaces between
literary and medical knowledge and understanding. Issues of illness,
health, medical science, violence, and the body are examined through
literary and cultural texts. Our readership includes scholars of
literature, history, and critical theory, as well as health professionals.

CFP: IMPULSO: various topics (Brazil) (journal)

updated: 
Friday, December 14, 2001 - 6:34pm
asnascim

IMPULSO is a quarterly journal published by the Methodist University of
Piracicaba - UNIMEP (Sao Paulo, Brazil). It features scholarly articles,
analytical studies and book reviews on the humanities, society and
culture in general. Each issue is dedicated to a general theme and the
last editions have been dedicated to themes such as Social Exclusion,
Freud, Culture and Communication, Nietzsche, Modernity and
Postmodernity.

The next issues will deal with the following themes:

- Political-Economic Integration: New continental Blocks
  Deadline for submissions: January 15, 2002

- Law and Globalization
  Deadline for submissions: February 11, 2002

CFP: Near East Review (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2001 - 8:43pm
fountam_at_Bilkent.EDU.TR

NEAR EAST REVIEW -- A Journal of International Poetry & Literature

CFP: Partial Answers: A Journal of Literature and the History of Ideas (journal)

updated: 
Thursday, December 6, 2001 - 9:03pm
Leona Toker

Partial Answers: A Journal of Literature and the History of Ideas

Call for Papers

Partial Answers, a biannual journal sponsored by the School of Literatures
of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, is devoted to the interdisciplinary
study of literature and the history of ideas. It welcomes contributions
that explore the ways in which

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: Discourses in Dance (journal)

updated: 
Friday, November 9, 2001 - 6:38pm
Alex Beech

A new journal from Laban Centre London in 2002
redefining dance research

Volume 1 2002

DISCOURSES IN DANCE

Editors
Susan Leigh Foster
Ramsay Burt

Subscribe now

Discourses in Dance

Aims and scope

DISCOURSES IN DANCE is an international, peer-reviewed, bi-annual journal
covering research in the field of dance and related areas. The Journal
aims to promote the development of dance research in the international
academic field. Articles address the rapidly expanding discipline of dance
studies as it is developing through scholarly and artistic forms of dance
research.

CFP: Lingua Romana (e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, November 2, 2001 - 8:57pm
Scott M Sprenger

Lingua Romana--a new e-journal devoted to the study of
linguistic, literary and/or cultural issues pertaining to France, Italy
and/or Romania--is seeking submissions for its inaugural issue
in spring of 2002. We will also consider English-speaking
representations of romance-language cultural issues.
Send articles of no longer than 20 manuscript pages to the
Editor, Lingua Romana, 4022 JKHB, BYU, Provo, Utah 84602. 
Electronic submissions can be sent by attachment to:
sms22_at_email.byu.edu.  We are also looking for book reviews
(of recent literature, criticism, philosophy) and movie reviews. 
Please inquire before submitting reviews.

CFP: New German Studies CFP List (no deadline)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 17, 2001 - 8:36pm
Stefani Engelstein

[If there are other email lists dedicated to calls for papers in related
fields (as opposed to topical listservs for discussion and announcements),
I welcome announcements of the sort below. --Erika Lin, CFP list editor.]

Call for Calls for Papers: New Calls for Papers E-Mail List in German Studies

CFP: In Medias Res: An Electronic Journal for the Public Intellectual (11/10/01 & ongoing; e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 17, 2001 - 8:21pm
Conseula Francis

In Medias Res: An Electronic Journal for the Public Intellectual provides a
forum for intellectuals, academics and artists alike, to comment on
influential issues and important events in the world as they happen.

The editors are seeking brief considered pieces from a variety of
perspectives and disciplines, as well as reviews of recently published
books, art exhibits, theatrical performances, musical recordings, films and
so on.

Submissions are accepted throughout the year. To be considered for the
inaugural issue, pieces (less than 1250 words) must be received no later
than Nov. 1, 2001.

All submissions and submission queries should be addressed to
submissions_at_inmediasresjournal.com.

CFP: 20th C. European Cultural Theorists, second series (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 12, 2001 - 7:35pm
Paul Hansom

I am currently seeking contributors for the second
volume of Twentieth Century European Cultural
Theorists, to be published by the Dictionary of
Literary Biography.

The assignments vary in length, but all should blend
biographical information with a critical assessment of
lives and works. If you are unfamiliar with DLB format
or expectations, please peruse volume one. Published
entries receive a small honorarium and a copy of the
volume.
 
Those interested should email me 3 preferences, with a
brief cv.

Articles available:

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: Pataphysica (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 21, 2001 - 8:09pm
Roumiana I Velikova

> Pataphysica
>
> This is to announce the inauguration of
> Pataphysica, a journal devoted to the publication
> of and commentary on pataphysical thought.
> Submissions of original works, translations,
> criticism, reviews, and artwork will be
> considered. For purposes of this journal,
> pataphysics shall be broadly defined. Authors of
> interest include but are not limited to Alfred

CFP: Postscript (grad) (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2001 - 5:00pm
Carol Goodman

Postscript: A Journal of Graduate Criticism and Theory

CALL FOR PAPERS

Postscript: A Journal of Graduate Criticism and Theory is a
multi-disciplinary journal published annually by graduate students in
the Department of English at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Students either currently enrolled in a post-graduate program or having
recently graduated from one are invited to submit articles for
consideration. Interdisciplinary papers and essays responding to issues
of current debate within academia are especially encouraged.

CFP: Urban Culture and Writing the City (e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, July 27, 2001 - 4:45pm
Ian McKay

(apologies for cross posting)

The following may be of interest to theoreticians working in the broad-based field(s) of
'urban culture' and 'writing the city'. We strongly encourage submissions which comprise
an attempt to re-think urban writing.

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     *** Call For Contributors ***

     The Journal of Psychogeography
           and Urban Research

    http://www.psychogeography.co.uk/

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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: Britishness and Cultural Studies (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 6, 2001 - 8:01pm
Kris Knauer

Call for Contributions

We are currently planning to re-edit and republish Britishness and =
Cultural Studies: Continuity and Change in Narrating the Nation in =
England after a successful 'debut' in Poland (eds Knauer and Murray, =
Katowice: Slask, 2000). We are looking for more focus on British =
popular culture and media as well as Asian/Indian Culture in Britain, =
esp that what the anthology explores is a dialogic approach to both =
Britishness and to cultural studies.

If you are interested in having your essay included and/or identify =
another 'gap' and wish to contribute, please contact me at =
knauer_at_euphony.net or editor_at_write-on-line.co.uk

CFP: Medical Humanities, Bioethics & Medical History (journal)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2000 - 3:30pm
Lisa Tomaszewski

Call For Papers

Medical Crossfire, a monthly publication circulated to more than 85,000
primary-care physicians nationwide, provides a platform for debates and
peer exchange on important controversies in medicine. Our editorial
mission is based on the belief that debate and discourse fuel physician
learning and understanding.

CFP: All Topics: Pacific Coast Philology (12/31 each yr.; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2000 - 7:47pm
Myers, Victoria

Pacific Coast Philology, the journal of the Pacific Ancient and Modern
Language Association (West Coast regional MLA) solicits articles for fall
2001 publication. Essays of 15-25 pages may address any topic of ancient or
modern literature and languages, but must be written in English for our
general readership and must follow MLA format. They should be submitted in
triplicate by December 31, 2000 to Victoria Myers, General Editor, Pacific
Coast Philology, c/o Humanities Division, Pepperdine University, 24255
Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90263-4225. Authors must be members of
PAMLA at the time of submission. For membership information, contact

CFP: MartianusCapella.com: All Topics (e-journal)

updated: 
Monday, November 13, 2000 - 7:18pm
Editor_at_MartianusCapella.com

MartianusCapella.com, a new online metajournal, is calling for papers in all
disciplines. The site's purpose is to promote cross disciplinary research, open
discussion and synthesis, as well as to provide an easy way to search through
multiple documents for specific keywords and topics. Even though we have just
opened the site, and only recently issued our first call for papers,
MartianusCapella.com has already had more than 4000 visitors.

CFP: Early Modern History, Culture, and Science (journal)

updated: 
Friday, September 1, 2000 - 9:09pm
G.Engel_at_EM.UNI-FRANKFURT.DE

Our journal "Zeistprünge. Forschungen zur Frühen Neuzeit"
(information on website of Verlag Vittorio Klostermann) is inviting
articles on early modern history, culture, and science. Articles are
published in German or English. Please submit your articles
- in printed form to:
   Zentrum zur Erforschung der Fruehen Neuzeit
   Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet
   D - 60054 Frankfurt am Main
- as an email attachment in Rich Text Format to
  G.Engel_at_em.uni-frankfurt.de

Yours,
G.Engel

Dr. Gisela Engel
Zentrum zur Erforschung der Fruehen Neuzeit
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet
D - 60054 Frankfurt am Main

Tel. (069) 7982 3282
Fax (069) 7982 5122

CFP: Distopia/Utopia (no deadline noted; e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2000 - 9:09pm
Kirsten Uszkalo

Subject: dis/utopia

Voyeuristic television programs such as Survivor and Big Brother, coupled
with the easy accessibility of information via the Internet and other modern
information sources, are a startling echo of the Distopian writings of
Orwell and Huxley. Have we succumbed to a Distopian order, or are we simply
on a bumpy path to a Utopian world?

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