category: journals and collections of essays

Call for Papers “Stereotypes”

full name / name of organization: 
Special issue of Reti, Saperi, Linguaggi. Italian Journal of Cognitive Sciences
contact email: 
francesco.bianchini5[@]unibo.it; dbruni[@]unime.it

Stereotypes are ambiguous mental entities. They are negative insofar as they are thoughts that limit us in our process of categorization of reality.

Call for Submission: Journal of Indian Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Bharatiya Prajna: an Interdisciplinary Journal of Indian Studies
contact email: 
submission@indianstudies.net

Call for Submission for the Inaugural Issue

Call For Papers, Powerlines: An Interdisciplinary Journal of American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Powerlines: An Interdisciplinary Journal of American Studies
contact email: 
powerlines.umd@gmail.com

Powerlines Issue 4 – Call For Papers
Submissions are due by January 20, 2016

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Accelerated Learning in Basic Writing

full name / name of organization: 
The Basic Writing e-journal
contact email: 
landerst@qcc.cuny.edu

Accelerated Learning in Basic Writing: Investigating the Successes and Challenges of ALP Models
2016 BWe Special Issue: Call for Submissions - Extended Deadline March 15, 2016

Teaching American Literature: A Journal of Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Patricia Bostian CPCC
contact email: 
Patricia.Bostian@cpcc.edu

We seek intelligent critical articles written in a clear, readable style that offer our readers thoughtful, useful, pedagogically sound, and innovative ideas for teaching American literature.

CFP – Lit, Lore, and Canon: Forms of Textuality in Medieval Digital Gaming – Proposals 2/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel T. Kline / University of Alaska Anchorage
contact email: 
dtkline@uaa.alaska.edu

CFP – Lit, Lore, and Canon: Forms of Textuality in Medieval Digital Gaming – Proposals 2/15/16

Signs: CfP: Stimpson Prize for Feminist Scholarship, Due March 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
contact email: 
a.mazzaschi@neu.edu

The University of Chicago Press and Signs are pleased to announce the competition for the 2017 Catharine Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship.

Neo-Victorian Studies: Screening the Victorians in the Twenty-First Century - 3/15/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Neo-Victorian Studies
contact email: 
c.louttit@let.ru.nl; erin.louttit@hotmail.com

Screening the Victorians in the Twenty-First Century

2017 special issue of Neo-Victorian Studies

"Wait, I'm not allowed in the feminist club?"

full name / name of organization: 
Rag Queen Periodical
contact email: 
ragqueenperiodical@gmail.com

Call for submissions:
"Wait, I'm not allowed in the feminist club?"
Many women feel completely left out of the feminist movement. Intersectional feminism hopes to tackle this very issue.

Special Issue of Neo-Victorian Studies: Neo-Victorian Asia [Abstracts due: Jan 31 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Ho
contact email: 
lizho@ln.edu.hk

Neo-Victorian Asia

2017 special issue of Neo-Victorian Studies

'Identity, Intimacy' issue

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizionsjournal.ca

CFP Online: http://modernhorizonsjournal.ca/october2015cfp-2/

'Identity, Intimacy'

[UPDATE] Affective Ecocriticism [DEADLINE EXTENDED]

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Ladino & Kyle Bladow
contact email: 
jladino@uidaho.edu, kbladow@unr.edu

[DEADLINE EXTENDED: FEB. 1, 2015]

Beyond the “Status” Question: New Paths to Self-Determination for the Peoples of Puerto Rico

full name / name of organization: 
Universidad de Puerto Rico/Northeastern University
contact email: 
jeffrey(dot)herlihy(at)upr(dot)edu, j(dot)buscaglia(at)neu(dot)edu

Summary: Debates on self-determination and sovereignty for the peoples of Puerto Rico have been framed by formulae developed during the Spanish colonial period to support claims for f

[UPDATE] Great Writing International Creative Writing conference (02/01; 06/18-06/19 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK)

Sat. June 18 – Sun. June 19 2016

Imperial College, London

Call for Papers for a A critical compendium on the literary oeuvre of Salman Rushdie

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Prasanta Bhaatcharyya
contact email: 
bhattacharyyap@yahoo.com, ain.sandip@gmail.com

A critical compendium on the literary oeuvre of Salman Rushdie is going to be published very soon by an internationally reputed publishing House with ISBN.

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies Call for Papers (Volume 2, Issue 4, March 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926) invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, anthropology, business

cprcsis 11 12 january 2016

full name / name of organization: 
cpracsis.org
contact email: 
cpracsis@gmail.com

C PRACSIS International Conference on
History, Theory and Writing
11&12January 2016 • Changanassery, Kerala, India
Center for Performance Research and Cultural Studies in South Asia

CFP: Special Issue of The CLR James Journal on the work of René Ménil (Abstracts due March 1 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
The CLR James Journal
contact email: 
justin_izzo@brown.edu ; h.murdoch@tufts.edu

This special issue of The CLR James Journal seeks papers that situate the work of Martinican philosopher and critic René Ménil within the wider fields of Caribbean intellectual, political, and liter

[UPDATE] Fictional Economies: Inequality and the Novel, Essay collection with forward by Rami Shamir, author of TRAIN TO POKIPSE

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Donica/Bronx Community College, CUNY
contact email: 
fictionaleconomies@gmail.com

Joseph Donica is an Assistant Professor of English at Bronx Community College.

Rami Shamir is the author of TRAIN TO POKIPSE (Grove Press 2011, http://traintopokipse.com/)

UPDATE 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.

The Female Fantastic, 1860-1930: On the Gendered Supernatural in Texts by Women

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Elizabeth McCormick, Dr. Jennifer Mitchell, and Dr. Rebecca Soares
contact email: 
FemaleFantasticBook@gmail.com

Where realism was the signature feature of earlier Victorian fiction, mid-to-late nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century writers increasingly embraced fantastic modes.

An article on Rushdie’s memoir "Joseph Anton" for an edited book

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Prasanta Bhattacharya, R.M.V. College
contact email: 
bhattacharyyap@yahoo.com, ain.sandip@gmail.com

A critical compendium on the literary oeuvre of Salman Rushdie is going to be published very soon by an internationally reputed publishing House.

CALL FOR PAPERS - JOURNAL PHILOLOGICA CANARIENSIA - Deadline: 2016/05/30

full name / name of organization: 
Philologica Canariensia / Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
contact email: 
philologica@ulpgc.es

Philologica Canariensia solicits articles, notes, and book reviews for publication in the 2016 issue.

The journal's URL is http://ojsspdc.ulpgc.es/ojs/index.php/PhilCan

Negative Capability Essay Collection - Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Brian Rejack, Illinois State University
contact email: 
brejack@ilstu.edu

We seek abstracts for essays to be included in an upcoming edited collection, Disquisitions: Reading Negative Capability, 1817-2017.

[UPDATE] Conference on Libraries, Montreal June 17-19 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Concordia University
contact email: 
ja.weingarten@concordia.ca

The Promise of Paradise: Reading, Researching, and Using the Private Library

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
- Jorge Luis Borges

International Conference on Literature, Culture and World Peace on 23 & 24 September

full name / name of organization: 
Higher Education and Research Society, Navi Mumbai
contact email: 
hersomumbai@gmail.com

International Conference on Literature, Culture and World Peace on 23 & 24 September at Pune, India.

 Peace Studies
 Peace Polemics
 Philosophy of Peace
 War and Peace

Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

Aelurus is an annual journal that publishes literary and theoretical scholarship from graduate students, which is run and staffed by graduate students in Weber State University’s Master of Arts in E

AlterNative Calls for Papers on Indigenous Autonomy Projects

full name / name of organization: 
Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga: New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

CALL FOR PAPERS ON INDIGENOUS AUTONOMY PROJECTS

Special Journal Issue: 'Proto-Posthumanisms'

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text
contact email: 
wordandtext2011@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Word and Text – A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics, VI (2016)

Proto-Posthumanisms

'Romanticism on Edge / Edgy Romanticism' - a one day symposium on 9th April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Andrew McInnes, Edge Hill University
contact email: 
Andrew.McInnes@edgehill.ac.uk

The traditional boundaries of Romanticism - six male poets; the definite articles of Romantic image, imagination and ideology; an implicit focus on Englishness - have been comprehensively contested to

Call for Submissions (ongoing): The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945

full name / name of organization: 
Janine Utell, Editor / The Space Between
contact email: 
janine.utell@gmail.com

The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945 is a peer-reviewed digital journal devoted to interdisciplinary scholarship on the period bracketed by the two World Wars.

Freaked and Othered Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
Aidan Diamond and Lauranne Poharec / Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics
contact email: 
lp0828@mun.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics Special Issue
Freaked and Othered Bodies in Comics

[Reminder/Recordatorio] CFP/Llamado/Chamada: Todo Fontanarrosa/All Fontanarrosa

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Celina Bortolotto (Massey University, New Zealand) and Dr Annick Pellegrin (University of Mauritius)
contact email: 
fontanarrosaproject@gmail.com

Call for book chapter proposals: Todo Fontanarrosa: la obra de un completo humorista / All Fontanarrosa: The Work of a Complete Humourist

New England Theatre Journal - Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
New England Theatre Journal, Stuart Hecht, Editor
contact email: 
hecht@bc.edu

New England Theatre Journal (a publication of the New England Theatre Conference) invites submissions for its year 2016 edition.

Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice--February 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Phoebe Jackson; Christopher Weaver
contact email: 
jacksonp@wpunj.edu;weaverc@wpunj.edu

For an edited collection, “Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice,” we seek chapter proposals that revisit the practice of peer review.

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