Native Shakespeares (Book collection; 7/15/05)
Eds. Craig Dionne, Parmita Kapadia
Native Shakespeares (Book collection; 7/15/05)
Eds. Craig Dionne, Parmita Kapadia
EnterText vol.5 no.2
Cities play a special role in theoretical constructs of the social order as well as providing a key part of history. Submissions to this special issue of EnterText, a refereed free-access online journal (www.brunel.ac.uk/faculty/arts/entertext) are invited by 1 July 2005 on their significance, in the past, present or future, whether as actualities, representations or myths. Suitable topics for discursive or creative work include:
Call For Papers:
Stirrings Still: The International Journal of Existential Literature seeks
submissions for the following two issues:
Spring/Summer 2005 (Open Topics), Deadline May 1, 2005
Fall 2005 (The Fiction of Chuck Palahniuk), Deadline: September 1, 2005.
For the Spring/Summer issue, we wish to further explore the relationship
and engagement between existential literature & philosophy and postmodern
literature & theory. Hence we encourage both new "post-existential"
approaches to existential literature and existential readings of
"non-existential" literature. In other words, feel free to submit
Foucauldian readings of Camus or Sartrean readings of Pynchon.
Call for Papers=20
INDISCRETIONS: AT THE INTERSECTION OF POSTCOLONIAL AND QUEER THEORY
Editor: Murat Aydemir
Book Series: Thamyris/Intersecting: Place, Sex, and 'Race'
Publisher: Rodopi (Amsterdam/New York)
Series Editor: Ernst van Alphen
Deadline for Proposals: April 1, 2005
Call for Papers
a journal of social theory
Issue 15: Intimacy
CFP: "Rac(e)ing Questions II" gender and postcolonial/intercultural issues
(Deadline: 3/15/2005, essays and reviews for journal)
Publication: June 2005
Editor: Prof. Dr. Beate Neumeier
The online journal "gender forum" (www.genderforum.uni-koeln.de), affiliated
at the University of Cologne, Germany, invites scholars to contribute
target articles and reviews to its upcoming issue on gender and
Target articles should conform to the MLA style sheet (Joseph Gibaldi, MLA
Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 5th ed. New York: The Modern
Call for Submissions
Call for Papers
Special issue of Angles on the English-Speaking World
CFP: World Wide Eliot (11/30/04)
UPDATE: Postcolonial Text
An Invitation to Submit
Postcolonial Text Volume 1 No. 2
Postcolonial Text is a refereed, open access journal that invites articles
and reviews, as well as poetry and fiction, on postcolonial,
transnational, and indigenous themes. It is one of a new generation of
electronic journals committed to publishing critical and creative voices
within and across disciplinary boundaries, edited by a team spanning three
continents and backed by a highly regarded international editorial board
representing the best in postcolonial, cultural and literary studies.
Update: deadline extended
UPDATE: Teaching Irish Literature as Post-colonial
Editors: Bridget Matthews-Kane and Claire Schomp
New Deadline for Abstracts: August 1, 2004
While we are pleased with the initial response to this collection, we are
extending our deadline in order to solicit abstracts on remaining topics we
feel deserve attention.
Specifically, we are looking for abstracts on Irish dramatists, particularly
Friel, and Irish poets, particularly Yeats. We would also be interested in
seeing works on Swift or Wilde. Abstracts on contemporary and non-canonical
Irish authors are also sought. We also welcome more abstracts concerned with
comparative approaches between Irish and other post-colonial literatures.
Neo-Liberal Governmentality: Technologies of the Self & Governmental Conduct
Proposal for Rhizomes 10 (Spring 2005)
Guest editor: Hai Ren (Department of Popular Culture, Bowling Green
State University. Email: hren_at_bgnet.bgsu.edu).
Deadline: Abstracts by October 30, 2004. Papers based on accepted
abstracts by December 30, 2004.
Kui Xing: The Journal of Asian/Diasporic and Aboriginal Literature =
invites articles about Asian, Asian Diaspora, and Indigenous literatures =
being written in or translated into English. Articles focusing on single =
authors or multiple authors are welcome, as are comparative studies that =
bring together various authors, topics, theoretical approaches or genres =
for critical consideration. Interviews and book reviews are also =
UPDATE ON PREVIOUS POSTING:
Contributors are needed to write short essays on topics related to=20
Native American Literature. Many entries have been assigned, but many
The essays are for a volume entitled The Encyclopedia of Native=20
American Literature, to be published by Facts on File, Inc. in 2005
Information about the submissions as well as the complete list of=20
Remaining entries may be found at
Please be sure to scroll all the way down the page to make sure you see
all the entries.
UPDATE: POSTCOLONIAL THEATRE/ DRAMA IN BRITAIN(Call for chapters; book; 10
CFP: Encyclopedia of the Middle East and South Asia (8/15/04)
Call for contributing articles: Encyclopedia of the Middle East and South Asia
CFP: Companion to the World Novel (no deadline; book)
UPDATE: Writing Macao: creative text and teaching
Submissions are now sought for the second number of Writing Macao:creative
text and teaching, to appear in November of 2004. Contributions are
particularly sought in the area of theory and practice relating to the
teaching of creative writing in English in non-native contexts. The
extended deadline for papers is September, 2004. Submissions of creative
work will also now be accepted.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Special Issue: New Approaches to American Indian Autobiography
The American Indian Culture and Research Journal invites
papers from scholars of all disciplinary backgrounds for a
special issue on the topic of American Indian autobiography.
This issue seeks to expand studies of American Indian
autobiography or self-life-narration in light of recent
developments in literary, visual and cultural studies.
Submissions of autobiographical film and visual culture
narratives are especially encouraged.
Call for Essay Proposals for MLA Options Volume on Teaching the African Novel
New Series Announcement
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN AND CANADIAN WRITERS
Call for Proposals for a new series of academic monographs
Manchester University Press is proud to announce the launch of a new
series dedicated to the critical appraisal of contemporary North American
writers. The series will reflect the breadth and diversity of writing in
America over the last thirty years, and will provide critical evaluations
of established, emerging and critically neglected novelists. This series
offers an exciting opportunity for authors to explore notions of the
contemporary, and to analyze current and developing modes of
representation with a focus on individual writers and their works.
The Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies
seeks submissions for a special issue devoted to the
Intellectual and Political Legacy of Edward Said
Papers may engage any aspect of Edward Said's work in relation to
Commonwealth and postcolonial studies, taking up theoretical, literary,
pedagogical, or other topics.
Preferred length is 4,000-5,000 words. MLA format.
The author should not identify him/herself in the essay.
Submission deadline is February 1, 2005.
E-mail submissions to Patrick Hogan, guest editor of the issue, at
CALL FOR PAPERS: "Arab-American Feminisms," a special journal issue
to be published in the Spring 2005 edition of the MIT Electronic
Journal for Middle East Studies. http://web.mit.edu/cis/www/mitejmes/
Call for Journal Submissions: Deadline Extended to August 1, 2004
TransLit: UCLA Journal of Comparative Literature
Mind and Human Interaction, an interdisciplinary journal published by
the Center for the Study of Mind and Human Interaction, University of
Virginia, is seeking papers on the theme of "Diaspora Identity".
Whether exiled or immigrating to a new land, whether first or second
generation, an individual psychologically intertwines the home of origin
and the present home in a variety of ways that impact his/her identity.
We would be very interested in learning more about this psychological
process and look forward to receiving your submission.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - The Transdisciplinary Journal of Emergence
SDA Bocconi Business School (Milan, Italy) announces the forthcoming online
publication of the second issue of "The transdisciplinary journal of
emergence" (www.sdabocconi.it). TJE is an English-language on-line journal
that will be published semi-annually starting from September 2003. We are
seeking contributions for the second (Summer 2004) issue, to be sent by July
The Theme of the second issue is: Migration, Memory, and the Construction of
the Self in Post-Industrial Societies.
THE JNZL PRIZE FOR NEW ZEALAND LITERARY STUDIES
The Journal of New Zealand Literature is offering an annual prize for an original piece of research in the area of New Zealand Literary Studies. The prize will be awarded for the first time in 2005.
* The prize will be awarded for a first publication in the area of New Zealand literary studies. We particularly encourage work from graduate researchers and emerging scholars, but the prize is also open to established researchers in other fields who are making their first foray into New Zealand literary studies.
* There will be a cash prize of NZ$250.
* The winning entry will be published in JNZL (The Journal of New Zealand Literature).
* The prize is open internationally.
Anthurium: A Caribbean Studies Journal is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes original works and critical studies of Caribbean literature, theater, film, art, and culture by writers and scholars worldwide exclusively in electronic form. The journal promotes a lively exchange among writers and scholars in the arts, humanities, and social sciences who hold diverse perspectives on Caribbean literature and culture and offers a mixture of critical essays, cultural studies, interviews, fiction, poetry, plays and visual art. Book reviews and bibliographies, special thematic issues and original art and photography are some of the features of this international journal of Caribbean arts and letters.