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CFP: Performance and Spectatorship in Film and Literature (5/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 10:04pm
Cheyla Samuelson

TINTA
Research Journal of Hispanic and Lusophone Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara

CALL FOR PAPERS

“Performance and Spectatorship in Film and Literature”

The graduate student research journal of the Department of Spanish and
Portuguese at UC Santa Barbara is soliciting papers for its forthcoming 2003
publication. The issue will focus on performance and spectatorship in Hispanic
and Lusophone film and literature. Interdisciplinary studies and approaches are
especially welcome.

CFP: Dubliners (5/1/03; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 9:50pm
oona

Call for submissions: ŒDubliners¹ Centenary

To celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the writing of Joyce¹s
ŒDubliners¹, submissions are sought for two proposed volumes.

CFP: Journal of Association for Study of Australian Literature (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 4:10am
Chris Lee

JASAL calls for submissions of scholarly material with an interest in
Australian literature or which might be of interest to people working in
this field. We encourage comparative studies with other literatures and
forms of representation beyond the literary. We are particularly
interested in work which challenges received critical paradigms and which
contributes to public debates. JASAL welcomes review articles (up to 4000
words) and responses to previously published material (up to 2000 words).
Send to Dr C. J. Lee, Humanities, Arts, University of Southern Queensland,
Toowoomba, Australia 4350.

UPDATE: Philip Roth's America (7/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 4:06am
The Philip Roth Society

Special Issue: Philip Roth's America

For an upcoming special issue of _Studies in American Jewish Literature_
(slotted for 2004), I am seeking critical essays devoted to Philip
Roth's recent exploration of American life in the last half of the
20th-century. This "American trilogy," as it has been called by his
publisher, includes the novels _American Pastoral_, _I Married a
Communist_, and _The Human Stain_. Consideration may also be given to
essays focusing on his other later works, such as _Sabbath's Theatre_
and _The Dying Animal_, but ONLY as they relate to Roth's recent
socio-historical articulation of American identity. Topics for
consideration might include:

CFP: Asian Literature (3/24/03; 7/24/03-7/28/03 & journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, January 31, 2003 - 5:50pm
Li Zeng

Call for Papers

We are organizing panels and seeking papers for them on Asian
literature, including Asian film, for the 9th International Conference
on Intercultural Communication to be held at California State
University, Fullerton, July 24-28, 2003. Papers on any topic relevant
to Asian literature and film are invited, but we are particularly
interested in those which focus on over-crossing phenomena in Asian
literature and film, such as:

International relationships
Inter-Asian influences
Literary affinities between the old and new
Intertextuality

CFP: Women of Color Respond to Violence (8/15/03; collection)

updated: 
Monday, January 27, 2003 - 10:01pm
Maria Ochoa

Call for Contributors: Seeking 500 - 600 word proposals for essays in an
anthology tentatively titled Resistance and Rage: Women of Color Respond
to Violence. This constellation of work seeks to explore topics such as
the dialectical approaches to the relationship among individual action,
selfhood and collective identity; womenís rights and feminist struggle
as articulated by women of color; traditions of resistance; legal
discursive formulations of rape and self-defense as applied to cases
involving women of color. Essays that expressly address the cases of
Inez Garcia, Joann Little, Yvonne Wanrow, Dessie Woods are encouraged.
Persons invited to submit completed essays will be asked to meet an

CFP: Philip Roth (1/6/03, for ALA, & 6/1/03, for journal issue; ALA, 5/22/03-5/25/03 & journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, December 18, 2002 - 4:31am
The Philip Roth Society

CALL FOR PAPERS
Studies in American Jewish Literature
Deadline: June 1, 2003

The journal, _Studies in American Jewish Literature_, is interested in
publishing a special issue devoted to the writings of Philip Roth.
Topic areas concerning Roth's writings (fiction as well as non-fiction)
are open, but essays that focus on Roth, Jewish ethnicity, and issues of
postmodernity are particularly welcome. Length of essays should be
5000-7000 words.

The volume number for the special issue has yet to be determined.

CFP: Altitude: Australian Studies (e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, November 28, 2002 - 6:47pm
altitude_at_api-network.com

Call for papers/editors

ALTITUDE
altitude_at_api-network.com

Introducing Altitude, a new e-journal. The ambition of the Altitude
project is to work in a collaborative, interdisciplinary and international
context, in the field of Australian Studies. As part of the API Network it
is committed to the ideal of democratising knowledges, concerned with
enabling and provoking vibrant and exploratory textual conversations
amongst new and emerging critical and scholarly writing.

CFP: German-American Studies / Humanities Computing (no deadline noted; CD/DVD)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2002 - 5:46pm
Michael Shaughnessy

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

The Max Kade
German-American Electronic Library
Volume 1

A Publication of the German-American Studies Program,
University of Cincinnati

This new electronic library series will publish original works of
scholarship in German-American Studies, e.g.: German-American history,
language, literature, and culture.

Proposals particularly suited to electronic publication will be given
special consideration. This includes research that effectively incorporates
multimedia material, worthy projects that would not normally be published in
print form due to size or cost constraints, and interactive projects that
are completely multimedia-based.

CFP: New Literatures in English (4/2003; special issue)

updated: 
Saturday, May 25, 2002 - 3:54pm
Francisco Yus

Dear all,

The Journal Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (RAEI) seeks
submissions for the forthcoming special issue on "New Literatures in
English". The aim of this collection of essays is to explore the
different labels that have been used within the fields of the so-called
Postcolonial Studies, Commonwealth Studies and, more recently, New
Literatures in English. We particularly welcome scholarly manuscripts
both on creative writing and theoretical debates dealing with the
following topics:

-Nation, migration, diaspora

-Gender

-Ethnicity

-Cultural identity

-Globalization

-Use of literary genres

CFP: Exploration and Adventure in the 19th Century American West (1/15/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 24, 2002 - 3:17am
theresa defrancis

 ATQ Special Issue: Exploration and Adventure in the 19th Century American West

ATQ announces a special issue for 2004 on exploration and adventure in the nineteenth-century American West. This issue seeks to expand studies of exploration and adventure in the American West in light of recent developments in literary and cultural studies. This issue encourages considerations of well-known and less well-known explorations and adventures in the West.

CFP: Chinese America: History and Perspectives (journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, March 27, 2002 - 7:39pm
hmlai_at_sfsu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Chinese America: History and Perspectives
Founded by Chinese American studies pioneer, Him Mark
Lai, Chinese America is the only journal dedicated to
the publication of articles and primary source
materials concerning the history of Chinese in the
Americas. Specialists in the study of Chinese
migration and settlement from all disciplinary
approaches are encouraged to submit original articles
for publication.
Past contributors include leading scholars such as
Wang Gungwu, Him Mark Lai, Ron Takaki, Sucheng Chan,
Judy Yung along with the work of up-and-coming junior
scholars and historically-minded community leaders.
Chinese America is published annually through the

CFP: Geomodernisms: 'Race,' Modernism, Modernity (no abstract deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 11, 2002 - 7:14pm
Laura A Winkiel

Call for Abstracts

Essay Collection Geomodernisms: 'Race,' Modernism, Modernity
This collection seeks a select group of essays that interpret modernism as
one phenomenon of an uneven modernity, that is, a modernism emerging at
different times and places within such contradictory forces as technology,
diaspora, global capitalism, nationalism, and poly-lingualism. We are
especially seeking essays that probe the interlocking of cultural
aesthetics and geo-politics, taking into consideration the local and global
dimensions of a particular modernism.

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: Asian American Literary Studies (book series)

updated: 
Friday, November 9, 2001 - 6:43pm
ludwig_at_ens.unibe.ch

>Manuscripts are sought for a new series published by
>LIT Verlag (Berlin), entitled CAALS (Contributions to
>Asian American Literary Studies). This series of
>monographs or collections of essays is the first of
>its kind edited in Europe and aims to create an
>international forum for the interdisciplinary
>discussion of Asian American Literary Studies.
>Contextualizing the Asian American experience in

CFP: Asian American Short Story Writers (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Friday, September 7, 2001 - 9:14pm
Guiyou Huang

>_Asian American Short Story Writers_. Qualified contributors are sought to
>write
>for _Asian American Short Story Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical
>Sourcebook_, an original reference book to be published by Greenwood Press.
>Each contribution will include a biography, a discussion of major works and
>themes, a review of the critical response to the short story writer's works,
>and bibliographies of primary and secondary sources. For details, please

CFP: Journal of Indo-Canadian Studies (journal)

updated: 
Friday, April 27, 2001 - 7:31pm
Jacob George

Professor Jacob George
Director, Centre for Canadian Studies
& Editor, Journal of Indo-Canadian Studies
Union Christian College,
Alwaye-683 102
Kerala, India.

April 26, 2001

Dear Professor,

Greetings from the Centre for Canadian Studies, Union Christian College,
Alwaye, Kerala, India.

CFP: 21st C. British and Irish Novelists (various; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 5, 2001 - 9:37pm
MRMolino_at_aol.com

CALL FOR AUTHORS

A few authors are still available for the forthcoming volume of the
Dictionary of Literary Biography dedicated to "Twenty-first Century British
and Irish Novelists." This volume will contain a wide array of authors who
are making their reputations today but will likely write well into the
twenty-first century.

Julie Myerson (6,000 words)
Livi Michael (6,000 words)
Philip Hensher (4,000 words)
Kate O’Riordon (4,000 words)
Emma Donoghue (4,000 words)
Peter Cunningham (6,000 words)
Michael Collins (4,000 words)
James Ryan (4,000 words)
Toby Litt (4,000 words)
Ahdaf Soueif (4,000 words)

CFP: Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy (no date; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, January 24, 2001 - 9:20pm
Gerard Greenway

A CALL FOR PAPERS

THE JOURNAL OF JEWISH THOUGHT AND PHILOSOPHY
        

EDITOR
Elliot R. Wolfson
Skirball Departmant of Hebrew and Judaic Studies
New York University
51, Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
USA

Email: erw1_at_is2.nyu.edu

CO-EDITOR
Paul Mendes-Flohr
Department of Jewish Thought
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mount Scopus
Jerusalem 91 905
Israel

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