category: journals and collections of essays

Affective Ecocriticism

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Ladino / University of Idaho
contact email: 
jladino@uidaho.edu

Call for proposals: Affective Ecocriticism

NeMLA 2016 Panel - - EXTENDED DEADLINE / PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY (October 6, 2015) - - "On the Limits of Computational Analysis

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Jonathan Dickstein / Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/S/15986

The following will be a panel at next year's NeMLA Conference, set to take place between March 17 and March 20 in Hartford, Connecticut.

Diaspora in the Digital Age: Texts of Leave-Taking to New Lands

full name / name of organization: 
The Georgia-Carolina College English Association (GACCEA)
contact email: 
Kathleen.DeMarco@gpc.edu

The Georgia-Carolina College English Association (GACCEA) invites proposals for individual papers and three-person panels at its annual meeting in metropolitan Atlanta.

Filosofie francescane – Franciscan philosophies

full name / name of organization: 
Massimo Parodi
contact email: 
massimo.parodi@unimi.it

Doctor Virtualis 14
Call for paper

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Volume 2.2 (Summer 2016): Caribbean Writers, Performance Artists, and Visual Artists Working From Canada

full name / name of organization: 
Caribbean Vistas Journal: Critiques of Caribbean Arts and Cultures
contact email: 
akilahw@msn.com

Volume 2.2 (Summer 2016) will highlight the work of Caribbean Writers, Performance Artists, and Visual Artists working from Canada.

Call for Submission

full name / name of organization: 
Prachya Review
contact email: 
shafinurnahar@gmail.com

For the winter issue our theme colors are blue and white and the theme of writing is expected to go according to the color.

Edited Collection: Masculinity and British Period Drama TV 10/30/15

full name / name of organization: 
Male Troubles: British period drama TV and competing narratives of masculinity
contact email: 
james.leggott@northumbria.ac.uk

The portrayal and interrogation of masculinity has formed an important part of period drama on the small screen since the 1960s.

CFP: Sinister Wisdom: Honoring the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival - Deadline 1/13/16

full name / name of organization: 
Amy Washburn/ Sinister Wisdom
contact email: 
swmwmf@gmail.com

Sinister Wisdom: Honoring the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival

Dear Subscribers:

[UPDATE] Comparative Drama Special Issue Deadline 1/1/16

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Drama
contact email: 
comparative-drama@wmich.edu

Call for Papers: The Actor in the Interval

[UPDATE] Life Writing as Empathy, Deadline for abstracts October 8, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 42 No. 2 | September 2016
Call for Papers
Life Writing as Empathy
Deadline for Submissions:
October 8, 2015 abstract

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature
contact email: 
tswl@utulsa.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED

CALL FOR MANUSCRIPTS

Women, Girls, and Young Adult Literature
Special Issue of Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature

Literature and arts / Litterature et arts / Letteratura e arti

full name / name of organization: 
IULM University, Milan
contact email: 
redazione.polifemo@iulm.it

The journal Poli-femo (IULM University, Milan)  announces the call for papers for its next thematic issue on “Literature and Arts”.

[UPDATE] Edited Collection on the Afterlife in the African Diaspora--Abstracts Due 12/15/15; Complete Essays Due 7/1/16

full name / name of organization: 
Mae G. Henderson and Gene Melton
contact email: 
hendersm@email.unc.edu AND hgmelton@ncsu.edu

We are seeking abstracts (300 words) for essays (7500-8500 words, excluding notes) on the topic of the “Afterlife in the African Diaspora” for an edited collection on this important and underexplo

'Merica Magazine - Second Issue

full name / name of organization: 
'Merica Magazine: for the unlikely patriot
contact email: 
mericamagazine@gmail.com

Fresh on the heels of our first issue of 'Merica Magazine we're asking for new submissions we hope to publish weekly on a rolling basis.

English at Play: A Conference on Language and Literature [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization and Sigma Tau Delta of Western Illinois University
contact email: 
ego@wiu.edu

Please note our updated deadline for abstracts! Abstracts will be accepted until October 15, 2015.

[REMINDER] Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literarture

full name / name of organization: 
Thir Rough Magic / www.thisroughmagic.org
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

"Rethinking Allegory", The Warburg Institute, 30 October 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Warburg Institute
contact email: 
Karen.Lang@warwick.ac.uk, vb276@cam.ac.uk

David Foster Wallace:The Short Things Essay Collection CFP

full name / name of organization: 
DFW The Short Things
contact email: 
dfwtheshortthings@gmail.com

We invite papers to round out an edited collection on David Foster Wallace and short fiction, following a one-day conference,

[UPDATE] Unstable states, mutable conditions

full name / name of organization: 
/ANGLES/, journal published by the SAES
contact email: 
cornelius.crowley@u-paris10.fr

Call for papers

[UPDATE] Special Issue: Christianity in Contemporary Native America (October 7)

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Kimberly G. Wieser (University of Oklahoma), Rachel R. Luckenbill (Duquesne University)
contact email: 
kroppolo@ou.edu

Deadline Extended to October 7

Object Lessons: The Victorians and the Material Text; proposals due 31 Oct. 2015

full name / name of organization: 
A special issue of Cahiers Victoriens et Edouardiens (Fall 2016)
contact email: 
lsurridg@uvic.ca

Building on Caroline Levine’s call for a new “strategic formalism,” this special issue will feature 10-15 articles foregrounding the relation of the Victorian print object to literary, social,

Journal of Dracula Studies (May 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Dracula Studies
contact email: 
draculastudies@kutztown.edu

We invite manuscripts of scholarly articles (4000-6000 words) on any of the following: Bram Stoker, the novel Dracula, the historical Dracula, the vampire in folklore, fiction, film, popular culture,

‘Werewolves: Studies in Transformations’ (abstracts: 30th November 2015, full submissions: 31st March 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Janine Hatter and Kaja Franck, ‘Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural’
contact email: 
j.hatter@hull.ac.uk / k.a.franck@gmail.com

'Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural’ is a peer-reviewed, online journal looking at the supernatural, the uncanny and the weird.

Call for Papers and Art - Interdisciplinary Human Rights Journal | Theme: #BlackLivesMatter | Deadline: January 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for Human Advancement: Independent Projects for Progress and Human Rights | The Goodis Center for Research and Reform, Inc.
contact email: 
journal@thegoodiscenter.org

We are seeking submissions for the February/March 2016 issue on the following theme:

#BlackLivesMatter

[UPDATE] Transnational Narratives of Performed Exile and Englishness

full name / name of organization: 
Catalina Florina Florescu, Pace University
contact email: 
fflorescu@pace.edu or ravaseala@gmail.com

The ongoing events in Europe concerning the “migrant crisis” have made me rethink of the scope of my collection, “Transnational Narratives of Performed Exile and Englishness.” The edited volum

2015 Siegel McDaniel Award for Graduate Research on Philip Roth

full name / name of organization: 
The Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
mmckinle@harpercollege.edu

The Annual Siegel/McDaniel Award, sponsored by the Philip Roth Society, recognizes high-quality work of graduate students written on any aspect of Philip Roth’s fiction in the past year.

CFP: Children in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Children in Popular Culture

Call for Papers: 21st Century Film and Television

full name / name of organization: 
The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture
contact email: 
cbaron@bgsu.edu

The Projector is developing a special (potentially double) issue on the evolving roles of television and film in the twenty-first century.

Feminist Press Book Club on Sex Work

full name / name of organization: 
The Feminist Press
contact email: 
jkim10@gc.cuny.edu

Dear colleagues,

UPDATE-- ReFocus: A Series of Film/American Studies Anthologies

full name / name of organization: 
Edinburgh University Press
contact email: 
Dr. Gary D. Rhodes, gdrhodes@gmail.com Dr. Robert Singer, rlsngr99@gmail.com

In 2015, the University of Edinburgh Press launched a multivolume series of scholarly, refereed anthologies entitled ReFocus.

[UPDATE] Commonwealth Essays and Studies, Spring 2016 Post-conflict territories: representations and reconfigurations

full name / name of organization: 
Commonwealth Essays and Studies
contact email: 
mccannfiona@gmail.com

Second and Final Call for articles
Commonwealth Essays and Studies, Spring 2016
Post-conflict territories: representations and reconfigurations

Dramatising death and dying in British theatre

full name / name of organization: 
dr Katarzyna Bronk
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; bbronkk@gmail.com

Medieval drama taught its audiences not only about virtuous living but, more importantly, a good death and a joyful afterlife.

Religion, Memory and Transmediality in Contemporary Cultural Practices

full name / name of organization: 
Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru & Dragoș Manea
contact email: 
sabina.draga.alexandru@lls.unibuc.ro & dragos.manea@lls.unibuc.ro

Edited Volume
Abstract Deadline: November 15, 2015.

North American Literature and the Environment. Deadline Oct. 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Jim Daems
contact email: 
jdaems@ucn.ca

I am putting together a proposal for a collection of essays for the North American Literature and the Environment, 1600-1900 series for Ashgate.

Edited Collection on the Portrayal of Black Men in Reality TV (Nov 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Jervette R. Ward, Ph.D. / University of Alaska Anchorage
contact email: 
jervetteward@gmail.com

Contributions are being sought for a proposed edited collection that explores the portrayals of Black men in reality television.

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