category: journals and collections of essays

MLA 2017 Special Session: Engaging with the Poetics of Peripheralization

full name / name of organization: 
Jenna Sciuto
contact email: 
j.sciuto@mcla.edu

Engaging with the Poetics of Peripheralization

[UPDATE] 'Failure' - Excursions Journal (extended deadline: 1st April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

We have extended the deadline for submissions for the next issue of Excursions Journal, 'Failure' - the new deadline for submissions is 1st April 2016.

Queer Cinema (Publication date: Fall 2016) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum: An Internet Journal for Gender Studies
contact email: 
gender-forum@uni-koeln.de

Ever since the momentous success of Ang Lee’s western-drama Brokeback Mountain, queer film has increasingly reached the mainstream.

Call for articles: Stages of Embodiment in Postcolonial Theatre - Deadline for abstracts: March 30

full name / name of organization: 
AIA - Italian Association of English Studies (Textus)
contact email: 
tiziana.morosetti@area.ox.ac.uk; serena.guarracino@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
TEXTUS n.2 2016

Stages of Embodiment in Postcolonial Theatre

Editors:
Tiziana Morosetti (University of Oxford) and Serena Guarracino (University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’)

Call for Papers: “Gender and the Cultural Preoccupations of the American West,” due 9/1/16

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel
contact email: 
studiesinthenovel@unt.edu

Studies in the Novel is currently seeking submissions for a special issue on “Gender and the Cultural Preoccupations of the American West,” guest edited by Sigrid Anderson Cordell (University of M

Call for Publication: Essays in Virtual Dark Tourism (May 1, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Kathryn N. McDaniel
contact email: 
mcdaniek@marietta.edu

Call for Publication: Essays in Virtual Dark Tourism

"Call it a pilgrimage, perhaps." --C.L. Moore, Vintage Season

Call for papers International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Lara mendez
contact email: 
info@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies 2356-5926
a Thomson Reuters Journal invites all researchers to submit their paper for the upcoming issue March-June 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS - LIQUID BLACKNESS Issue No. 6

full name / name of organization: 
liquid blackness
contact email: 
liquidblackness@gsu.edu

Black Ontology and the Love of Blackness

CFP: It's HBO: Life After Legacy! Edited Collection.

full name / name of organization: 
Victoria McCollum and Giuliana Monteverde
contact email: 
hbobook@gmail.com


It’s HBO! Life After Legacy: Reading HBO’s New and Original Voices (Race, Class, Gender, Sexuality and Power)

Science Vs. Spirituality in 21st Century Literature CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Science Vs. Spirituality
contact email: 
spiritualityvsscience@gmail.com

A monographic volume on Science Vs. Spirituality.

Papers are invited to discuss a wide range of issues concerning Science Vs. Spirituality in poetry, novels, autobiographical works, etc.

Jane Austen and Comedy (Essay collection); Abstracts 4/15/2016; Essays 12/5/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Erin M. Goss, editor; Clemson University
contact email: 
egoss@clemson.edu

Jane Austen and Comedy

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel.

On-going CFP Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English and American Studies, University of Debrecen, Hungary
contact email: 
hjeas@unideb.hu

The Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies (HJEAS) is

- devoted to literary, historical, film and cultural studies of the English-speaking world

Utopia Vs. Dystopia

full name / name of organization: 
Mariam Fawaz/ University of Florida
contact email: 
mariamfawaz94@ufl.edu

Few of us are actually able to empathize with the hardships of war. War brings on hatred, anger, and murder.

Comedy and intermodernism in fiction by British women authors, 1930-1960

full name / name of organization: 
Women: A Cultural Review (provisional publisher)
contact email: 
nturner6@uclan/ac/uk

Dr Kate Macdonald and Dr Nick Turner invite abstracts for essays for a projected special issue of 'Women: A Cultural Review', which will explore how British women novelists in the period before, durin

'What are we reading?'

full name / name of organization: 
Thinking Verse
contact email: 
thinkingverse@gmail.com

Thinking Verse (www.thinkingverse.com) is now inviting contributions for its sixth issue, a special issue entitled 'What are we reading?' We will be publishing essay-reviews on works in poetics publis

Collection of Essays on Transgressive Women in Global Speculative Fiction, Film, and Digital Media

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie Guyant/ University of Wisconsin & Kate Aho/ University of Wisconsin
contact email: 
guyantvl@uwec.edu; ahokg@uwec.edu

The interconnection of speculative fiction, transgressions against social norms, gender studies, and global perspectives is compelling because speculative fiction allows for a unique approach to socia

"The readerly" / FPC 12 / 25 June

full name / name of organization: 
Formes Poetiques Contemporaines
contact email: 
claireel@buffalo.edu

Formes Poétiques Contemporaines

FPC 12 THE READERLY

Recently we have talked a great deal of unreadability, it seemed time to revisit the optimistic side of the question…

Women of the Mediterranean: Representations and Self-Representations

full name / name of organization: 
Women of the Mediterranean
contact email: 
womenofthemediterranean@gmail.com

Conference Location: Sant'Anna Institute, Sorrento (Italy)
Conference Director: Giovanni Spani (College of the Holy Cross)
Conference Coordinator: Marco Marino (Sant'Anna Institute)

Essay Collection: Shakespeare's Queens

full name / name of organization: 
Kavita Mudan Finn & Valerie Schutte
contact email: 
kvmudan@gmail.com and veschutte@gmail.com

We are seeking essay proposals for an edited volume focused on queens and queenship in the plays of William Shakespeare.

"Digital Medieval Manuscript Cultures" - 5/20/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Archive Journal
contact email: 
contact@archivejournal.net

Archive Journal
Special Issue: Digital Medieval Manuscript Cultures
Deadline: 20 May 2016
CFP url: http://www.archivejournal.net/submit/#CurrentCFP

[UPDATE] - 'Identity, Intimacy' issue - Modern Horizons Journal

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

Identity, Intimacy

Politics and Politicians in Contemporary US Television

full name / name of organization: 
Betty Kaklamanidou - Margaret Tally
contact email: 
betty.kaklamanidou@gmail.com

Politics and Politicians in Contemporary US Television

[UPDATE] CFP--The City and the Anthropocene (abstracts due 3/15/16, final papers 6/30/2016)

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. 43 No. 1 | March 2017

The City and the Anthropocene

Guest editors

Call for essays in Ecocriticism and Environmental Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Kudzu House Quarterly
contact email: 
editor@kudzuhouse.org

Kudzu House Quarterly is calling for submissions for the annual Kudzu Scholar issue (Vol. 6, Iss. 3: Fall Equinox). You may still send full essays directly to editor@kudzuhouse.org until May 1st.

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

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

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

"Failure" - Excursions Journal (Deadline 1 March 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

We are accepting submissions for the next issue of Excursions Journal, 'Failure' - the deadline for submissions is 1st March 2016.

English: The Journal of the English Association - Special Issue on literature, landscape and the environment

full name / name of organization: 
English: The Journal of the English Association
contact email: 
englishjournal@northumbria.ac.uk

English: The Journal of the English Association invites contributions to a special issue on literature, landscape and the environment.

Journal of Teaching English for Specific and Academic Purposes

full name / name of organization: 
Nadezda Stojkovic
contact email: 
nadezda.stojkovic@elfak.ni.ac.rs

9th issue call extended deadline: 1-May-2016

Papers received after this date will be considered for publication in the forthcoming issue(s).

Call information:

Translocality and Refugees (Deadline for Submission: July 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Locality and Humanities, Korean Studies Institute (Pusan National University, Korea)
contact email: 
hk.localities@gmail.com

Call for Papers

The 6th Issue of Localities

[UPDATE] Originality (4/3/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
NANO: New American Notes Online
contact email: 
tfee@washjeff.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED

Please consider submitting to Originality in a Digital Culture, a special issue of NANO: New American Notes Online.

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

Intermezzo, a digital longform publication - http://intermezzo.enculturation.net/ - seeks submissions that deal with the topic of of academic cover versions.

Fifteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
New Directions in the Humanities Knowledge Community
contact email: 
support@thehumanities.com

Imperial College London
London, UK
5-7 July 2017

[UPDATE] Humanities in Transition

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities in Transition
contact email: 
submissions@humanitiesintransition.org

What comprises "visual and/or media studies" exactly?

Essays, Reviews, and All Other Film-Related Content Invited for “Cinematic Codes Review,” a New Journal’s First Issues: Open

full name / name of organization: 
Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
director@anaphoraliterary.com

Anaphora Literary Press plans to start its second journal, dedicated to film and television studies, “Cinematic Codes Review.” Its “Pennsylvania Literary Journal” (PLJ) has been in print since

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