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CFP: Literary Modernism and Photography (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, September 28, 1999 - 5:07pm
Paul Hansom

I am currently seeking article proposals for a volume on Anglo-American
modernism, which explore the connections and cross-overs between
literature (in all its forms) and the photographic image. The articles can
take the form of single-author studies, movement studies, as well as
literary, philosophical, and textual explorations. The articles can
also explore the intersections between the visual and verbal forms,
literary modernism and the evidentiary, documentary reportage and
fine-art, images and written identity, photographers and writers,
modernism and memories, and the links between photographic techniques and
literary experimentation.

UPDATE: Media, Culture, and Technology (e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, September 21, 1999 - 6:32pm
Andreas Kitzmann

http://www.kk.kau.se/mct/start.html

        This is a call for papers for the January Issue of M/C/T a
journal/e-zine concerned with Media, Culture and Technology. M/C/T is a new
journal for a new medium for a new millenium.

      M/C/T encourages writing that challenges given assumptions about the
information society. We seek to analyse, critique, probe and raise
questions about the intersecting vectors of media, culture and technology.
We invite our readers to join in the conversation and write for M/C/T. We
encourage open hypertexts/ cybertexts.

CFP: Apocalypse & Millenarianism (no deadline noted; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 15, 1999 - 9:04pm
G.Engel_at_EM.UNI-FRANKFURT.DE

The Centre for Studies in Early Modern History, Culture and
Science (Zentrum zur Erforschung der Fruehen Neuzeit) at Johann
Wolfgang Goethe Universitaet at Frankfurt a.M. publishes the
journal "Zeitspruenge". The next issue will be focussed on
apocalyse/millenarianism/end of the world problems. We are
looking for relevant essays. Please submit your essay to

Professor Dr. Klaus Reichert
Zentrum zur Erforschung der Fruehen Neuzeit
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet
D - 60054 Frankfurt am Main

email addresses: my address or: K.Reichert_at_em.uni-frankfurt.de

CFP: Art History (journal)

updated: 
Monday, September 13, 1999 - 7:12pm
Lilian Zirpolo

ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS

The co-chairs and organizers of the Women Art Patrons and Collectors:
Past and Present Conference held last March at the New York Public
Library wish to announce their launching of a new art history journal
entitled Aurora. This journal will be inaugurated in late 2000 and will
publish articles dealing with all time periods, cultures, media, and/or
methodologies within the field of art history. We are currently seeking
articles for the first issue. Manuscripts to be considered should be
sent to:

Lilian H. Zirpolo, 255 Glen Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07675,
lzirpolo_at_worldnet.att.net

CFP: Feminist Theory in Practice (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, September 4, 1999 - 8:20pm
Gil Haroian-Guerin

FEMINIST THEORY IN PRACTICE. Papers are invited for *Feminist Theory,
Feminist Practice: The Challenges, Concerns, and Consequences.* This
collection will explore the challenges of implementing feminist theory in
actual classrooms. What were the problems, frustrations, and rewards of
doing so? Experiences in which practice recursively informed theory are
particularly welcome. Send queries or a 1-2 page abstract with a
one-paragraph biography to Gil Haroian-Guerin, The Writing Program, HBC
239, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 or gharoian_at_mailbox.syr.edu.

UPDATE: Women Writers (no deadline; e-zine)

updated: 
Saturday, August 21, 1999 - 4:13pm
Kim Wells

"Women Writers: A Zine" has moved, so anyone interested in information,
applications
for staff or occasional writer positions, or any other general Zine type
info,
should check the new site URL:
http://www.womenwriters.net
Please be sure to check out the page that describes the difference between a
"staff" and "occasional" writer, and see sample "bios"
before sending your information. The direct URL for that page is:
http://www.womenwriters.net/contribute.htm
Finally, we are now accepting original poetry (minimum of 5 poems must be
submitted) and

CFP: Music: Interdisciplinary (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, July 29, 1999 - 8:36am
Jacqueline Warwick

ECHO: a music-centered journal

"Echo repeats the last words spoken, and gives back the sounds she has
heard."
                                (From Ovid's Metamorphoses)

CFP: George Eliot-G. H. Lewes Studies (journal)

updated: 
Friday, July 9, 1999 - 9:10am
Ken Womack

The Editors of _George Eliot-G. H. Lewes Studies_ invite contributions on
any aspect of George Eliot, George Henry Lewes, or the relationship between
them and their circle. Also welcome are any notes, queries, or comments on
any matter relating to Eliot or Lewes.

Please direct all queries and submissions (two copies, MLA Style,
anonymous) to William Baker (wbaker_at_niu.edu), Editor, _George Eliot-G. H.
Lewes Studies_, Department of English, Northern Illinois University,
DeKalb, IL 60115.

CFP: Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities (journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 23, 1999 - 9:51pm
Melissa Ganz

THE YALE JOURNAL OF LAW & THE HUMANITIES invites submissions for
publication in its upcoming Winter issue. Published twice a year (Winter
Issue in February, Summer Issue in June), the Journal is an
interdisciplinary forum that explores the broad connections between the
humanities and law. Scholarship in the Journal draws upon literary,
cultural, and political theory; legal, social, and cultural history; and
philosophy of law. The Journal also publishes pieces on language, culture,
and law that defy easy classification in conventional academic fields. It
is edited by students of the Yale Law School and the Yale Graduate School
of Arts & Sciences, with the assistance of an editorial board of

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: Public Reactions to Disasters (collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 26, 1999 - 9:40pm
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

RAY BROWNE MAKES A CALL FOR AUTHORS: BOOK PROJECT

        "PUBLIC REACTIONS TO EXTRAORDINARY EVENTS"

Authors are wanted for a collection of essays on "Public Reactions to
Extraordinary Events," to be edited by Profs. Art Neal and Ray Browne.
Authors of essays should address the issues of the event itself and an
analysis of the trauma-like responses to the event by the public. In
other words, what the impact of the event was and continues to be on
society. Essays should be no more than 15 pages, including notes and
bibliographies (following the PMLA or latest Chicago Style Manual
sheet). Interested authors should send abstracts to either

CFP: General Linguistics (journal)

updated: 
Monday, May 24, 1999 - 11:52pm
Mary Jane Hurst

***** Call for Manuscripts *****

The Southwest Journal of Linguistics invites manuscripts written in Spanish
or in English on any topic in linguistics, though essays dealing with the
languages of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico are
especially encouraged. The journal also publishes scholarly reviews of the
literature, book reviews, and occasional commentary on topics of concern to
the journal's readership. The journal is published in two numbers, one in
June and one in December.

CFP: Victorian "Domestic" Writers (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 18, 1999 - 10:20am
Kim Wells

For an award-winning online (soon to be professionally moderated) =
E-Journal, we are looking for papers, from 3-40 pages, discussing any =
aspect of the literature and/or lives of:
Louisa May Alcott, < http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/lma.htm >
Kate Chopin, < http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/chopin1.htm >
Harriet Beecher Stowe, < http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/stowe1.htm >
Willa Cather, < http://lonestar.texas.net/~kwells/cather1.htm >

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.

CFP: Cinema, Film, and Narrative (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 27, 1999 - 1:35am
ian wojcik-andrews

The Journal of Narrative Theory (JNT) seeks submissions for an
upcoming special issue (Fall 2000) on cinema and film. Of particular
interest ar papers that situate the production, distribution, and
reception of cinema and films within their historical, theoretical,
ideological and pedagogical contexts. For example, papers that
historicize film genres, theorize about film historiography, or read
films as ideological texts that manufacture consent around class,
gender, and race issues are encouraged. Papers about avante-garde,
documentary, and children's cinematic forms are also relevant and
welcome. This is an initial paper call. Please address any comments to

CFP: Poetry Lessons (no deadline; website)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 27, 1999 - 1:35am
Staff

CFP: Lessons in Poetry; Form and Substance
Date: 4/25/99
From: www.apoetborn.com
 Teachers Corner Section
Due: As Soon As Possible, but no deadline

A Poet Born (http://www.apoetborn.com), invites papers on any type
or area of poetry, that teach a particular lesson in the genre.

A Poet Born wishes to bring good poetry, as well as inspiration and
guidance in the genre, to a whole new arena that allows poetry to
be more accessible and less mysterious to the computer generation.

CFP: Technologies of Malcolm Lowry (no deadline; collection)

updated: 
Monday, April 26, 1999 - 10:33pm
Dr. Richard Lane

A call for abstracts/proposals for a new essay collection.

Title: Technologies of Malcolm Lowry: Theorizing the Image
Editors: Dr. Richard Lane, South Bank University & Dr. Miguel Mota, Simon
Fraser University.

Technology: 1. A discourse or treatise on an art or arts; the scientific
             study of the practical or industrial arts.
             2. Practical arts collectively.

Image: 1. An artificial imitation or representation of the external form
        of any object, esp. of a person.
        2. To make an image of; to represent or set forth an image; to
        figure, portray, delineate.

CFP: International Review of Modernism (??; journal)

updated: 
Monday, April 26, 1999 - 10:02pm
Leonard Orr

We are in the process of mailing the Spring/Summer 1999 issue of the
International Review of Modernism to subscribers and contributors and we are
assigning reviews for the next two issues (3.1 [Nov., 1999] and 3.2 [April,
2000]). We would like to hear from qualified reviewers in all disciplines. If
you have already sent us vitas or summaries of your interests, you do not need
to do so again, but please keep us informed of changes in e-mail and other
addresses. For fullest information, it is best to visit our web-site (please
note the new web-address below). Here you will find the table of contents of
all of the issues, the guidelines for contributors, and subscription
information and forms.

CFP: Media, Culture, and Technology (e-journal)

updated: 
Monday, April 19, 1999 - 4:41pm
Andreas Kitzmann

http://www.kk.kau.se/mct/start.html

      Welcome to M/C/T a journal/e-zine concerned with Media, Culture and
Technology. M/C/T is a new journal for a new medium for a new millenium.

      M/C/T encourages writing that challenges given assumptions about the
information society. We seek to analyse, critique, probe and raise
questions about the intersecting vectors of media, culture and technology.
We invite our readers to join in the conversation and write for M/C/T. We
encourage open hypertexts/ cybertexts.

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

updated: 
Wednesday, April 14, 1999 - 5:36am
Batia Boe Stolar

_Postscript: A Journal of Graduate Criticism and Theory_, is a journal
put out annually by the graduate students at the Department of English
at Memorial University of Newfoundland, for graduate students'
interdisciplinary academic work. Submitted essays are subjected to
blind review, and are reviewed by either graduate students or faculty
members, depending on the area of specialization.

CFP: Interdisciplinary Literary Studies (journal)

updated: 
Saturday, March 13, 1999 - 11:49pm
Ken Womack

The faculty and administration of Penn State University's Altoona College
are pleased to announce the publication of a new refereed journal of
literary criticism.

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