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CFP: Academic Exchange Quarterly editors (journal)

Thursday, August 29, 2002 - 3:24pm
Ben Varner


The editorial board of Academic Exchange Quarterly is looking for
qualified individuals who would serve as permanent editors for each
of the following topics listed at this website:

If you are interested in a topic or have an idea for
another one, please review carefully the information
at the following websites:

CFP: American Studies, Texas, and the Southwest (4/30/03; journal issue)

Wednesday, August 21, 2002 - 4:51pm

The Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas (JASAT) is a
refereed journal published annually in the fall and welcomes manuscripts
15-25 pages in length on various aspects of American culture, with an
emphasis on Texas, the south, and southwest. Although manuscripts are
accepted at any time, the deadline for each issue is April 30. Among recent
articles are a study of inter-ethnic relations and the music industry in Los
Angeles, "'An Aural Counterpart': Afro-Chicano Music Culture and Mainstream
Radio in Post-war Los Angeles"; an examination of the first wire-line
telegraphy company west of the Mississippi, "Wiring Texas: The Story of the

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

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

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


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: New England Regional Cultures (7/1/03; collection)

Sunday, August 18, 2002 - 2:53am
Solomon Davidoff


The Greenwood Publishing Group, an award-winning publisher of reference
books and monographs, is developing a major new reference series that will
provide an invaluable and unprecedented tool in the field of Regional
Studies. The series will be marketed to college, high school, and public
libraries throughout the United States, and will be offered for sale as
individual volumes and as a complete set.

I am seeking contributors for the volume dealing with the New England
region, made up of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode
Island and Vermont, for each of the following topical chapters:

CFP: Young Scholars in Writing: Undergraduate Research (journal)

Sunday, August 18, 2002 - 2:50am
Candace Spigelman

Announcing a New Undergraduate Research Journal. Young Scholars in Writing:
Undergraduate Research in Writing and Rhetoric seeks theory-driven and/or
research-based submissions from undergraduates on the following topics:
writing, rhetoric, composition, professional writing, technical writing,
business writing, discourse analysis, writing technologies, peer tutoring
in writing, writing process, writing in the disciplines, and related
topics. Submissions to this refereed journal should be between 8 and 20
pages, in MLA format, and should be accompanied by a professor's note that
the essay was written by the student. Please send three copies of

CFP: Philip Roth Society (no deadline; newsletter)

Sunday, August 18, 2002 - 2:50am
Roth Society

The Philip Roth Society, a new organization devoted to the study and the
appreciation of the writings of Philip Roth, will soon inaugurate a
newsletter, and it's looking for individuals interested in contributing.
 As this is a literary newsletter, contributions should not be long and
journal-length. Brief writings concerning Roth and his fiction, in any
way and from any approach, are welcome.

The goal of the Philip Roth Society is to encourage the exchange of
ideas and texts concerning this most significant author through
discussions, panel presentations at scholarly conferences, and journal
publications. The newsletter will be a major factor in accomplishing

CFP: Graduate Student Life (website)

Wednesday, August 14, 2002 - 10:49pm
Anita Nicholson is a new site focused on humanities graduate
students who are looking for information on writing the
thesis\dissertation, looking for cheap airfare sites or searching for
E-reources on African American Literature, Science Fiction, American
Literature, on-line e-texts, etc.

CFP: Sonia Sanchez (no deadline noted; collection)

Wednesday, August 14, 2002 - 10:49pm

> Hi. How are you? I am writing to you because I'd like you to contribute to=
> an Anthology on Sonia Sanchez entitled, Sonia On My Mind: A Collection of=20
> Scholarly Essays and Literary Criticism.=20
> Joyce Ann Joyce, author of Ijala: Sonia Sanchez and the African Poetic=20
> Tradition, is writing the introduction. Houston A. Baker, Dr. Lorenzo=20
> Thomas, Dr. Nathan Hare, and several others have already expressed their=20
> interest in participating.=20

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

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

CFP: Queer Cinema in Europe (10/1/02 & 7/1/03; collection)

Tuesday, August 6, 2002 - 6:24pm

CFP: Queer Cinema in Europe

Contributions are sought for 'Queer Cinema in Europe', an edited anthology of
critical essays to be published by Intellect Books in 2004. The collection
will explore the varying deployments of lesbian, gay and queer representation
to re-define and deconstruct notions of national identity and culture from
within a unique and diverse European context.

Suggested subjects include:

CFP: William Morris and the Book Arts (3/31/03; journal issue)

Friday, July 26, 2002 - 5:42pm
Rosie Miles

The Journal of the William Morris Society is planning a special Winter 2003
edition on 'Morris and the Book Arts'. Articles are thus solicited on any
aspect of Morris's relationship to, or influence upon book art and design.
Possible topics might include: Morris and calligraphy; the Kelmscott Press,
specific editions of note of Morris's work; Morris' relationship to other
Victorian book illustrators and designers; the Kelmscott legacy and
influence; other Morris-influenced book illustrators, designers or binders.

CFP: European Cultural Theorists (no deadline noted; collection)

Friday, July 12, 2002 - 9:54pm
Paul Hansom

I am currently editing a Dictionary of Literary
Biography volume on European Cultural Theorists
(second series), and I have an article available:

Pierre Macherey -- 6,000 words.

The article comes with a small honorarium and a copy
of the volume on completion. Also, please note that
project deadlines are tight -- so kindly make sure you
are committed to finishing the piece before signing
Those familiar with DLB format or who can write for
deadline are encouraged to drop me a line.

Please send a brief cv as email, outlining your
publications, experience, etc.

Look forward to your replies,


Dr. Paul Hansom

CFP: Early American Theology, History, and Culture (journal)

Saturday, July 6, 2002 - 1:54pm
Michael Schuldiner

Studies in Puritan American Spirituality is an interdisciplinary annual that
focuses on the history and theology of Puritan America; the form that
spirituality was given by the writers, artists, artisans, and composers of
Puritan America; and the influence of Puritan America on later generations.
In the past, this journal has provided a venue not only for articles about
such Puritan figures as Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, John Cotton, Ezra
Ripley, William Billings, Johann Beissel, and others, but has also published
numerous articles about such later figures as Emily Dickinson, Rebecca
Harding Davis, William James, etc. We invite you to submit your article for

CFP: "Smart Kids": Class and Education (4/1/03; journal issue)

Wednesday, June 26, 2002 - 7:20pm
Laura Rotunno

Call for Papers
"Smart Kids"
(n.s. 59-60, Fall 2003)

_the minnesota review_ is planning a special issue "Smart Kids,"
guest-edited by Renny Christopher and seeks essays from "smart kids" who
entered English or other humanities fields as adults. More
specifically, this issue's focus will be the class rise education
represents. Potential contributors might discuss the experience of
working-class academics as presented in literature, contemporary media,
and/or their own lives; address issues of "smart" and how it and/or our
textually-oriented selves are constructed; or, more generally, explore
interconnections between class and education. The deadline for
submissions is 1 April 2003.

CFP: SOAS Literary Review: African, Asian, and Middle Eastern Lit. (grad) (e-journal)

Thursday, June 20, 2002 - 7:07pm

SOAS Literary Review Issue 4, November 2002

Call for Journal Articles
Deadline 1st August 2002

SOAS Literary Review ( is an online journal of
postgraduate research. It seeks to provide an international forum for
research students working on the literatures of Africa, Asia, and the Middle
East. We welcome contributions on all aspects of postgraduate literary
research including articles, translations, fieldwork commentaries, and book
and media reviews. We hope to stimulate dialogue between research students
and scholars and forge links across institutions.

CFP: Writing Macao: Teaching, Creative Writing, Non-Native Contexts (journal)

Saturday, June 15, 2002 - 2:22am

Writing Macao
creative text and teaching

Writing Macao is a new publication sponsored by the English Department at
the University of Macao.
Writing Macao publishes creative writing and theoretical work related to
the teaching of creative writing in English in non-native contexts.
Writing Macao is a peer-reviewed on-line international English language
journal appearing twice annually.

CFP: Victorian Press in India (9/1/02 & 3/1/03; journal issue)

Wednesday, June 5, 2002 - 9:17pm
Julie Codell

 CFP: Victorian Press in India. Special issue of Victorian Periodicals
 Review (2004). Abtract and CV deadline 9/1/02. Final papers due 3/1/03.
 Will consider essays on Indian and Anglo-Indian periodicals published in
 India in the 19th c. and in any subject or field. Send, fax or email
 2-page abstracts and 2-page CVs to Prof. Julie F. Codell, School of Art,
 Box 871505, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287-1505. Fax:
 480-965-8338. Email:
Julie F. Codell
Professor, Art History
School of Art
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-1505
PH: 480-965-3400
FAX: 480-965-8338

UPDATE: Journal of Ayn Rand Studies (journal)

Wednesday, June 5, 2002 - 9:06pm
Thomas Gramstad

From: Chris Matthew Sciabarra <>


Call for Papers

THE JOURNAL OF AYN RAND STUDIES is a non-partisan, semi-annual,
interdisciplinary, double-blind peer reviewed academic periodical
dedicated to the discussion of the life, work, and legacy of the
novelist and philosopher Ayn Rand. We are indexed and abstracted---in
whole or selectively---in MLA International Bibliography, MLA
Directory of Periodicals, Political Science Abstracts, International
Political Science Abstracts, The Philosopher's Index, Sociological
Abstracts, and Social Services Abstracts.

CFP: Book Reviews of Contemporary Poetry in English (journal)

Thursday, May 30, 2002 - 7:56pm
Kathryn Kirkpatrick

The editors of Cold Mountain Review are looking for reviewers of
contemporary poetry in English by practicing poets and scholars of
contemporary poetry. If you would like to join our reviewers list,
please send a cover letter and vita to

The Editors
Cold Mountain Review
Department of English
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

For queries about Cold Mountain Review and a sample issue, send an
e-mail message to

CFP: Mothering and Teaching in the Academe (5/1/03; journal issue)

Saturday, May 25, 2002 - 4:02pm
Cheryl Dobinson


The editorial board is seeking submissions for Vol. 5.2 of the Journal
of The Association for Research on Mothering (ARM) to be published in
Fall/Winter 2003.

The journal will explore the subject:

Mothering and Teaching in the Academe

The journal will explore the topic of mothering and teaching in the
academe from a variety of perspectives and disciplines. We welcome
submissions from students, activists, scholars, artists and others who
work or research in this area. We also welcome creative reflections such
as: poetry, short stories, and artwork on the subject.

CFP: Sexualities, Technologies, and Writing (3/1/03; journal issue)

Saturday, May 25, 2002 - 3:55pm
William P. Banks

Call for Papers
Computers and Composition
An International Journal for Teachers of Writing

"Sexualities, Technologies, and the Teaching of Writing"

We invite proposals for a special issue of Computers and Composition,
entitled "Sexualities, Technologies, and the Teaching of Writing," which will
explore the many varied and productive ways in which issues of sexuality are
discussed, debated, constructed, and critiqued in computer-assisted writing

The guest editors encourage submissions that explore a wide range of topics
from a variety of perspectives. The articles should be guided by, but are not
limited to, the following questions: