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CFP: Gender Disgussed: Gender and the Abject (6/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, November 1, 2004 - 3:30pm
gender forum

CFP: "Gender Disgussed" gender and the abject
(deadline: 6/15/2005, essays and reviews for journal)
Publication: September 2005
Editor: Prof. Dr. Beate Neumeier
The online journal "gender forum" (www.genderforum.uni-koeln.de), affiliated
at the University of Cologne, Germany, invites scholars to contribute
target articles and reviews to its upcoming issue on gender and the abject.
Target articles should conform to the MLA style sheet (Joseph Gibaldi, MLA
Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 5th ed. New York: The Modern
Language Association of America, 1999) and should not exceed 8,000 words.

CFP: Working Gender: Cultural Representations of Women and Labor (1/5/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, November 1, 2004 - 3:30pm
Febe Armendariz

The fourth issue of Br=FAjula, =93Working Gender: Cultural =
Representations
of Women and Labor=94 aims to bring together research that engages with
and analyzes the condition of women as they participate in work. Studies
of work include but are not limited to paid, unpaid, intellectual,
creative, physical, formal or informal, legal or illegal endeavors. We
will consider papers from a variety of discipl ines that explore and
problematize the changing definitions of women and their labors in Latin
American societies from pre-colonial to contemporary times.=20
Br=FAjula is a peer-reviewed journal that favors anonymity in the =
process

CFP: Gender Roomours: Gender and Space (9/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, November 1, 2004 - 3:30pm
gender forum

CFP: "Gender Roomours": gender and space
(deadline: 9/15/2005, essays and reviews for journal)
Publication: December 2005
Editor: Prof. Dr. Beate Neumeier
The online journal "gender forum" (www.genderforum.uni-koeln.de), affiliated
at the University of Cologne, Germany, invites scholars to contribute
target articles and reviews to its upcoming issue on gender and space.
Target articles should conform to the MLA style sheet (Joseph Gibaldi, MLA
Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 5th ed. New York: The Modern
Language Association of America, 1999) and should not exceed 8,000 words.

CFP: Liberatory Poetics in Caribbean Writing: Gender and Nation Re-configurations (1/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, October 25, 2004 - 9:19pm
MaComere2_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

JOURNAL: Macomere - Journal of the Association of Caribbean Women
         Writers and Scholars (ACWWS)
Vol. 7, 2004-2005

Submission Deadline: January 15, 2005

Manuscript submissions are being sought for Volume 7 (2004-2005) of Macomere. This issue will be devoted to critical and creative writing on the topic "Liberatory Poetics in Caribbean Writing: Gender and Nation Re-configurations," which was also the topic of the most recent ACWWS conference held in the Dominican Republic in 2004. As at the conference, submissions for this volume will address topics including but not limited to the following:

CFP: The History of Perversion, 1650-1850 (1/15/05; collection)

updated: 
Monday, October 25, 2004 - 1:10am
Blackwell, Bonnie

CFP: The History of Perversion, 1650-1850. Deadline for abstracts: Jan. 15th, 2005

Contributors are sought for a new book on 'The History of Perversion 1650-1850'. We specifically seek 300-word abstracts for articles within the boundaries of history of sexuality which examine so-called perversions; literary, historical fields and
interdisciplinary approaches welcome. Final essays of 10,000 words will be due May 15th, 2005. We anticipate a publication date of 2006.

CFP: Literary Mama (ongoing; e-magazine)

updated: 
Monday, October 18, 2004 - 3:31am
Elisabeth Rose Gruner

Literary Mama, an online literary magazine, seeks writing for a new
section, Literary Reflections, featuring writing by mother writers, both
professional and amateur, focused on the creative process. We're looking
for first-person reflections with an intellectual as well as personal
focus. Potential topics include:

Writing as a mother:

=95 the relationship between becoming a mother and becoming a writer

=95 the influence of motherhood on your craft

=95 the influence of writing on your mothering

=95 the outlets for mother writers, from the private (journals,
diaries) to the public (books and magazines) and those that attempt to
bridge the gap (weblogs).

CFP: Women and Science Fiction (3/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, September 17, 2004 - 8:45pm
Ximena Gallardo

Fem-scape: A Special Edition of Reconstruction 5.4

 

Guest Editors: Ximena Gallardo C. and Kim Wells

 

The guest editors for Reconstruction 5.4 invite submissions on any aspect of women and science fiction, both in literature and film. Cultural criticism, theory, book and media reviews, and interviews will be considered for this special edition.

 

CFP: Aging, Ageism, and Old Age (1/15/05; journal issue)

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Friday, April 23, 2004 - 3:09am
Leni Marshall

CFP: National Women's Studies Association Journal (NWSA Journal)

Special Issue on Aging, Ageism, and Old Age, Spring 2006

Feminist theorists of old age, such as Baba Copper, Barbara Macdonald,
Cynthia Rich, and Margaret Cruikshank have charged that women's studies and
the feminist movement have, in large part, ignored the issue of aging. In a
field in which so many other aspects of body-based identity are recognized,
debated, de- and re-constructed, and challenged, the subject of old age
remains relatively unexamined and untheorized - nearly taboo.

CFP: Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2004 - 1:26am
Quiet Mountain Essays

Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays, monthly online journal of women's writing, seeks previously unpublished 1-4 page essays written by women, from a feminist perspective.

Essay topics may include anything pertaining to: women's writing, art, work, politics, health, economics; women's personal/professional/academic experiences; lesbian life; women and class or disability issues. Essays may be academic, serious, humorous, or a combination. Archives and guidelines are onsite. http://www.quietmountainessays.org

UPDATE: Feminist Studies: Within Hostile Borders (3/20/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, March 4, 2004 - 6:59am
Olivera Jokic

Within Hostile Borders-Michigan Feminist Studies Call for Papers
 (extension)

Please note the extended deadline (March 20, 2004) on the enclosed call
for papers for next year's issue of Michigan Feminist Studies. The journal
welcomes contributions from all disciplines, and particularly encourages
international scholars and graduate students to submit.

Please note that this year's call also invites submissions for book and
film reviews, as well as visual materials, related to the topic "Within
Hostile Borders."

*Please distribute; attached please find a print-ready copy of the call*

[Please note that the CFP list cannot distribute attachments. Thank
you. --Erika Lin, CFP list editor.]

CFP: Engendering Globalization (6/30/04; anthology)

updated: 
Saturday, February 21, 2004 - 5:02am
Kaz

Call for papers for Anthology

"Feminisms Reclaimed: Engendering Development, Global Capitalism, and the Modern"

The recent obsession with Post/modernity and globalization has left many caught up in a discourse of glocality and social change on the one hand and global policing and multi-national corporate financing on the other. Though recently some have turned their attention toward women and gender mainstreaming in these discourses, it is unclear whether or not this new focus on women can cross disciplinary and policy divides. Nor is it clear that focusing on women is in fact unpacking gender negotiations or employing feminist ethics.

CFP: Women's Short Fiction (3/31/04; anthology)

updated: 
Thursday, November 20, 2003 - 6:03am
joel.kuortti_at_tintti.net

Call for Papers

Women's Short Fiction

A volume of critical essays to be published by Atlantic Publishers &
Distributors. Co-editors: Dr. Mittapalli Rajeshwar and Dr. Joel Kuortti.

CFP: Women's Autobiography (ASAP; encyclopedia)

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Friday, September 19, 2003 - 5:00pm
Jo Malin

Supplemental entries to Encyclopedia

Jo Malin
SUNY-Binghamton
jmalin_at_binghamton.edu

Victoria Boynton
SUNY-Cortland

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS

         The editors of the two-volume Encyclopedia of Women's
Autobiography, to be published by Greenwood Press in 2005, are expanding
their list of entries with the addition of more entries on Women's
Autobiography from specific geographic regions and countries. Scholars are
invited to contribute one or more entries from the following list, which is
arranged in alphabetical order:

CFP: The Early Modern Englishwoman (9/15/03; series)

updated: 
Thursday, June 26, 2003 - 3:07am
Betty Travitsky

X-posted from FICINO

PLEASE CROSS POST!

Composite volumes are currently being organized for Series III of Ashgate's
THE EARLY MODERN ENGLISHWOMAN: A FACSIMILE LIBRARY OF ESSENTIAL WORKS,
1500-1750 [EMEW]. EMEW has already put over 100 texts by women in print,
many in composite volumes, edited--with introductory essays--by various
hands.
Dozens of additional writings by women are in various stages of production.

Series III (Essential Works for the Study of Early Modern Women) consists of
texts by and about early modern women. Volume editors will be involved with
the selection of copy for the volume and will write a short introductory
essay (ca. 12,000 words, including a bibliography).

CFP: Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy (journal)

updated: 
Saturday, May 31, 2003 - 5:20pm
Edvige Giunta

                                                CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

                                                 SPRING 2004 ISSUE

                                                  TRANSFORMATIONS:

                        THE JOURNAL OF INCLUSIVE SCHOLARSHIP AND PEDAGOGY

CFP: _thirdspace_: Feminist Journal for Emerging Scholars (e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, May 22, 2003 - 5:55am
Jessica Blaustein

The editors of the premier feminist journal for emerging scholars,
_thirdspace_, invite you to contribute your work.

_thirdspace_ is committed to the promotion of new feminist work in all
areas of study. Our mandate is to produce a top-quality, refereed journal
that demonstrates the broad range of applications for feminist theory and
methodology, as well as gives emerging feminist scholars a venue for their
work. We also seek to make _thirdspace_ a portal for connection with the
wider feminist academic community.

CFP: Soundings: American Minority Women Writers (5/1/03; website)

updated: 
Wednesday, March 12, 2003 - 3:45am
s. hyon

=8B Voices from the Gaps (voices.cla.umn.edu)
Soundings (voices.cla.umn.edu/SOUNDINGS/index.html)

Call for Papers: =B3Soundings,=B2 a new section of VOICES FROM THE GAPS website

The award-winning web project Voices from the Gaps (voices.cla.umn.edu),
dedicated to the lives and works of North American women writers of color,
is proud to launch SOUNDINGS (voices.cla.umn.edu/SOUNDINGS/index.html) as
part of the site=B9s new, smart redesign. A new section of the Voices website
that encourages critical conversations on the works of women of color
writers, SOUNDINGS invites writers to submit critical essays or short
academic papers in response to questions such as:

CFP: Women's Studies Journal (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 4:27am
Ellen Scheible

CFP: _Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal_

_Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal_ is currently accepting
manuscripts for publication. Women's Studies provides a forum for the
presentation of scholarship and criticism about women in the fields of
literature, history, art, sociology, law, political science, economics,
anthropology and the sciences. It also publishes poetry, film and book
reviews.

Inquistive, original, well-researched manuscripts on any of the
aforementioned humanities topics or any new topics are encouraged.

CFP: Critical Essays, Interviews, Reviews on Gay Fiction (journal)

updated: 
Thursday, October 3, 2002 - 4:21am
LongT_at_tncc.vccs.edu

Harrington Gay Men's Fiction Quarterly seeks unpublished critical essays,
interviews with writers, extended book reviews, bibliographic essays, prose
memoir, cultural criticism, and related prose works, aimed for a general
readership of gay men. International in scope, the journal publishes work in
translation as well as writing by Anglophone authors. Authors of any
sexuality/gender are invited to submit. Send two copies, double-spaced
manuscript (Chicago style) with SASE to:

Dr. Thomas L. Long
English Department
Thomas Nelson Community College
PO Box 9407
Hampton, VA 23670 USA

CFP: Women's Studies Quarterly: Women and Health, and Women and Literacy (no deadline noted; journal issues)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 25, 2002 - 10:58pm
Edvige Giunta

The Women’s Studies Quarterly is seeking poetry for two special issues, one
on Women and Health and one on Women and Literacy.

Poetry submissions should be sent to Edvige Giunta, Poetry Editor, Women's
Studies Quarterly, Department of English, New Jersey City University, Jersey
City, NJ 07305. egiunta_at_njcu.edu

Women’s Studies Quarterly
An Educational Project of the Feminist Press at the City University of New
York in Cooperation with Rochester Institute of Technology
General Editor, Diane S. Hope, Rochester Institute of Technology

CFP: Men and Masculinities (no deadline noted; encyclopedia)

updated: 
Sunday, August 18, 2002 - 3:02am
Merry G. Perry (chuma)

Please contact Michael S. Kimmel (michaelskimmel_at_compuserve.com) if you
are interested in the following CFP. Also, please pass on this CFP to
other colleagues who might be interested.

Regards,

Merry G. Perry
Area Chair, Masculinities
National PCA/ACA Conference
Department of English
West Chester University
532 Main Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
_______________________________________________________________

Dear Colleagues:

CFP: Critical Matrix: Feminism and Gender Studies (journal)

updated: 
Saturday, August 10, 2002 - 6:28pm
William K McManus

CRITICAL MATRIX is a forum for research, criticism, theory and creative
work in feminism and gender studies. Seeking connections among scholarly,
aesthetic and activist approaches to gender, CM brings together written and
visual materials that explore, redefine or reach across traditional
disciplinary boundaries. Today an award-winning, internationally circulated
professional journal,CM was founded by feminist graduate students in the
early 1980s to provide academic support for exploratory scholarship in
Women's Studies and continues to encourage submission that might encounter
resistance or neglect within established disciplines. We solicit new work

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