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UPDATE: Journal of Ayn Rand Studies (journal)

updated: 
Friday, May 25, 2001 - 10:17pm
Chris Matthew Sciabarra

This is an updated Call for Papers for THE JOURNAL OF AYN RAND STUDIES. We
are looking especially for papers that deal with Rand's literary corpus
from diverse and critical perspectives. Of particular interest currently
are any papers investigating the ties between Rand and such thinkers as
Aristotle and Nietzsche.

For information on our current issue (Spring 2001), which features the
first comprehensive scholarly forum for the discussion of Ayn Rand's
aesthetics, go to our website at:

http://aynrandstudies.com

We are indexed by several abstract services, including MLA DIRECTORY OF
PERIODICALS and MLA INTERNATIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY.

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: The Archibald Macliesh Journal (journal)

updated: 
Friday, April 27, 2001 - 7:25pm
Archibald MacLeish Journal

THE ARCHIBALD MACLEISH JOURNAL

Call for Papers and Artwork

THE ARCHIBALD MACLIESH JOURNAL is a new publication dedicated to studies
of the life and work of poet, playwright, and Librarian of Congress,
Archibald MacLeish.

The JOURNAL welcomes submission of scholarly and informal essays, poetry,
fiction, artwork, interviews, memoirs, etc., relating to MacLeish.
Publication is to be once annually.

MLA format, please. Digital submissions are encouraged. Please send to

THE ARCHIBALD MACLEISH JOURNAL
Humanities Division
Greenfield Community College
One College Drive
Greenfield, MA 01301

or contact

Nat Herold, Editor
amj_at_gcc.mass.edu

CFP: Parallax: various subjects (various deadlines; journal)

updated: 
Monday, April 23, 2001 - 7:58pm
parallax_at_leeds.ac.uk

parallax is seeking papers to be published in its themed issues in
2002-3.
These issues will be edited by Kurt Hirtler, Ola Stahl and Ika Willis.
Potential contributors are encouraged to contact the editors for
discussion.
Email: parallax_at_leeds.ac.uk

25: Having Sex
26: Writing (in) terror(ism)
27: Mourning Revolution

25: Having Sex
How is sex "had"? And what (or who) is to be done?

CFP: Samuel Beckett (no deadline; website)

updated: 
Friday, March 30, 2001 - 9:42pm
Timothy J Conley

CALL FOR PAPERS
(no deadline)

Apmonia, the new website for Samuel Beckett, seeks papers on all subjects
relating to this author and his works. Papers may be previously published
but please inform us of the specifics. All submissions will be vetted by
at least one editor.

Apmonia is a section of the growing website on twentieth-century
literature, The Modern Word (www.TheModernWord.com). Apmonia can be viewed
at www.TheModernWord.com/beckett

UPDATE: Scope: Film Reviews (e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2001 - 11:31pm
PRONO LUCA

Scope, a fully refereed on-line journal of film studies edited by
staff and postgraduate students within the Institute of Film Studies
at the University of Nottingham, is looking for film reviews of about
1000/1500 words to be included in forthcoming issues. We are
interested in both recently released movies and retrospective
reviews of older films (especially if these films have just been
released on video, DVD, or they have been the focus of renewed
critical attention).

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: 20th C. American Poetry (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2001 - 11:47pm
Kimmelman, Burt

I am editing A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Poetry (for Facts on
File, Inc., a publisher that enjoys very wide distribution in libraries,
colleges and high schools, as well as bookstores). I am soliciting essayists
to contribute to the volume.

The volume will be peer reviewed. Payment for essays will be in
presentational offprints and, too, for the large essays, a copy of the book.
All essays will carry the author's name, and a list of contributors will
appear in the back of the book.

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: Gender Studies/Sexuality: Gay Men/Fiction (journal)

updated: 
Monday, March 5, 2001 - 5:22pm
LongT_at_TNCC.CC.VA.US

Please post the following call for submissions:

Harrington Gay Men's Fiction Quarterly, published by Haworth Press, seeks
critical essays, interviews with writers, extended book reviews and
bibliographic essays, cultural criticism, and related prose works, aimed at
a general readership of gay men. With an international scope, the journal
publishes work in translation as well as writing by Anglophone authors.
Writers of any sexuality/gender are invited to submit.

Submission guidelines available at:

http://www.tncc.cc.va.us/faculty/longt/HGMFQ/

Send duplicate double-spaced mss. (MLA or Chicago style) with SASE to:

CFP: All topics (grad) (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Thursday, February 15, 2001 - 4:46pm
Henry Street

                            Henry Street:
                A Graduate Review of Literary Studies

_Henry Street_, now entering its tenth year of publication, is an
international forum for graduate students of English and related
disciplines. We invite submission of original and scholarly contributions
to current research on literatures in English from all historical periods,
material culture, pedagogy, and critical theory. In addition to welcoming
papers from a broad range of critical perspectives, the journal is
particularly receptive to unconventional or personal approaches that open
new avenues of investigation in literary and cultural criticism.

CFP: Female Desire in Writing by Women (no deadline noted; e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, February 15, 2001 - 4:22pm
nasty.cx submissions

what a girl wants, what a girl needs

nasty invites critical works (articles, notes, reviews) and creative writing
which address the idea of female desire in writing by women. Possible
approaches include the non -mediated voice of the renaissance women writer,
the 'modern' women and how post-modern approaches expand vocal/textual
possiblities. nasty welcomes studies in pop-culture and enthusiastically
encourages interdisciplinary approaches. Articles should not exceed 2000
words in length and must be accompanied by a short introduction and
biography. Please send all submissions in Word format to
submissions_at_nasty.cx

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: Contemporary Editions of Works by or for Early Modern Englishwomen (no deadline noted; book series)

updated: 
Monday, February 5, 2001 - 9:32pm
Erika Gaffney

With apologies for cross posting --

Announcing a new series from Ashgate-

The Early Modern Englishwoman, 1500-1750: Contemporary Editions

Series Editors: Betty S. Travitsky and Patrick Cullen

Designed to complement The Early Modern Englishwoman: A Facsimile
Library of Essential Works, this series presents both modernized and
old-spelling editions of texts not only by women but also for and about
women. The contents of a volume can range from a single text to an
anthology, and editorial methodology is also flexible, the choice
depending on the subject and audience.

Proposals should take the form of either

CFP: Issues in Writing (Journal)

updated: 
Friday, January 26, 2001 - 8:44pm
Mahon, Wade

Issues in Writing

A semiannual, refereed journal devoted to the study of writing in the Arts
and Humanities, Science and Technology, Government, Education, Business and
Industry, and the professions.

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

CFP: The Looking Glass: Children's Literature Journal (e-journal)

updated: 
Saturday, January 13, 2001 - 3:07pm
Elizabeth Pandolfo Briggs

The online children's literature journal _The Looking Glass_ is now
accepting submissions for Alice's Academy, its scholarly refereed section.
Submissions are invited on all aspects of children's literature.
Submissions must be between 1500 and 3500 words and conform to current MLA
standards. _The Looking Glass_ cannot accept simultaneous submissions or
previously published articles. A brief biographical sketch will be
required from authors of submissions accepted for publication. Published
articles will be posted on the journal's website for at least three
months, after which time they will be archived online.

UPDATE: Inclusive Pedagogy (journal)

updated: 
Friday, December 22, 2000 - 5:20pm
Juda Bennett

* * * C A L L F O R P A P E R S * * *

Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Pedagogy is now accepting
submissions electronically. Visit our web site
(http://transformations.tcnj.edu) and see how TOSS, Transformations
Online Submission System, will speed up the process of submission,
review, and acceptance.

CFP: Buffy the Vampire Slayer (e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, December 22, 2000 - 5:20pm
dlavery

David Lavery and Rhonda V. Wilcox, the editors of an in-development book,
FIGHTING THE FORCES: ESSAYS ON THE MEANING OF BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER,
solicit your possible contributions to SLAYAGE: AN ONLINE INTERNATIONAL
JOURNAL OF BUFFY STUDIES, a new, refereed, e-journal. Go here to see the
SLAYAGE site: http://www.slayage.tv/.

We welcome proposals (including at least a full paragraph description of your
essay and a title) or completed essays on any aspect of BtVS.

All essays should be submitted electronically.

Please contact the editors via e-mail: dlavery_at_mtsu.edu; Rhondapcas_at_aol.com

UPDATE: Film Studies: Conference Reports (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2000 - 11:28pm
Jeongmee Kim

CFP: Scope: Conference Reports (e-journal)

Scope, a fully refereed on-line journal of film studies (we're at http//
www. nottingham.ac.uk/ film) edited by staff and postgraduate students
within the institute of Film Studies at the University of Nottingham, is
looking for conference reports of about 1000-1500 words to be included in
forthcoming issues. We're seeking contributions on the events listed
below, but we also welcome reports on other relevant conferences in film,
media and cultural studies.

Reports, queries and expressions of interest should be sent to Jeongmee
Kim, Conference Reports Editor, arxjk_at_nottingham.ac.uk.

CFP: Augustan Studies, 1700-1800 (new journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2000 - 11:22pm
JungSandro_at_aol.com

CALL FOR ARTICLES

'Augustan Studies, 1700-1800', a new annual refereed journal is seeking
articles and notes for 1st first volume to be published late in 2002. The
editors are seeking contributions that deal with the literature of the 1740s.
Contributions on all genres are welcome in as far as they relate to this
decade. The editors take particular interest in the lyric poets of the period
(Collins, Akenside, the Wartons, etc.). Original findings could be
concentrated in a note. The journal attempts to publish as many notes as
possible since these might provide the basis for further critical reflection.

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