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CFP: Psychology and the Political: Interrogating Liberal Geoculture (8/31/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 7, 2003 - 7:42pm
Dimitris Papadopoulos

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR CRITICAL PSYCHOLOGY

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Special Issue:
PSYCHOLOGY AND THE POLITICAL:
INTERROGATING LIBERAL GEOCULTURE

Guest editor:
Dimitris Papadopoulos, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany

Articles are invited that consider the relations between psychology and
the political with particular respect to the interconnection between
psychology and contemporary liberal geoculture. We seek contributions
which attempt to address the question of post-liberal forms of social
organization and the role of psychology, if any, in these. Please
consider that the space in the special issue is limited. Deadline for
submissions is August 31, 2003.

UPDATE: Globalization in South Asia (3/30/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, December 18, 2002 - 4:17am
John Hawley

Call for Papers
For a Special Issue of the South Asian Review
On the topic of
=22Globalization with a Focus on South Asia=22
(South Asia is here defined as India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh,
and Nepal.)
For the Special Issue, topics of interdisciplinary interest are also
welcome. Thus:
film,
gender studies,
geography,
religion,
etc.
Globalization and its impacts are variously defined. Malcolm Waters
describes it as =22a social process in which the constraints of geography
on social and cultural arrangements recede and in which people become
increasingly aware that they are receding.=22 Thomas Friedman emphasizes

CFP: Altitude: Australian Studies (e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, November 28, 2002 - 6:47pm
altitude_at_api-network.com

Call for papers/editors

ALTITUDE
altitude_at_api-network.com

Introducing Altitude, a new e-journal. The ambition of the Altitude
project is to work in a collaborative, interdisciplinary and international
context, in the field of Australian Studies. As part of the API Network it
is committed to the ideal of democratising knowledges, concerned with
enabling and provoking vibrant and exploratory textual conversations
amongst new and emerging critical and scholarly writing.

CFP: D. S. Izevbaye: A Festschrift: African and Black Lit. (4/30/03; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, November 24, 2002 - 6:41pm
O. Okunoye

PROFESSOR D.S. IZEVBAYE:A FESTSCHRIFT

Professor Daniel Sunday Izevbaye, an outstanding Nigerian scholar and
literary critic ,is retiring from the University of Ibadan, his base for
well over three decades. Izevbaye is one of the foremost and original
thinkers of the nature and character of contemporary African literature
written in English, an accomplished teacher whose numerous essays in
African, Caribbean and American literatures have both the depth and
clarity of a true scholar-critic; metaphorically, D.S. Izevbaye is a
major pathfinder of contemporary critical practice in Africa and a
shining light whose propagation of critical excellence at Ibadan is as
influential as it is enviable.

CFP: Comparative American Studies (journal)

updated: 
Sunday, November 10, 2002 - 9:37pm
debbie.cock_at_sagepub.co.uk

Call for Papers

Comparative American Studies
An International Journal

---------------------------------------
Comparative American Studies: An International Journal is an exciting new
journal that will extend scholarly debates about American Studies beyond the
geographical boundaries of the United States, repositioning discussions
about American culture explicitly within an international, comparative
framework.

CFP: SOAS Literary Review: African, Asian, and Middle Eastern Lit. (grad) (e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, June 20, 2002 - 7:07pm
soas.lit

SOAS Literary Review Issue 4, November 2002

Call for Journal Articles
Deadline 1st August 2002

SOAS Literary Review (www.soas.ac.uk/soaslit/home) is an online journal of
postgraduate research. It seeks to provide an international forum for
research students working on the literatures of Africa, Asia, and the Middle
East. We welcome contributions on all aspects of postgraduate literary
research including articles, translations, fieldwork commentaries, and book
and media reviews. We hope to stimulate dialogue between research students
and scholars and forge links across institutions.

CFP: Writing Macao: Teaching, Creative Writing, Non-Native Contexts (journal)

updated: 
Saturday, June 15, 2002 - 2:22am
kitkelen_at_umac.mo

Writing Macao
creative text and teaching

Writing Macao is a new publication sponsored by the English Department at
the University of Macao.
Writing Macao publishes creative writing and theoretical work related to
the teaching of creative writing in English in non-native contexts.
Writing Macao is a peer-reviewed on-line international English language
journal appearing twice annually.

CFP: Victorian Press in India (9/1/02 & 3/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 5, 2002 - 9:17pm
Julie Codell

 CFP: Victorian Press in India. Special issue of Victorian Periodicals
 Review (2004). Abtract and CV deadline 9/1/02. Final papers due 3/1/03.
 Will consider essays on Indian and Anglo-Indian periodicals published in
 India in the 19th c. and in any subject or field. Send, fax or email
 2-page abstracts and 2-page CVs to Prof. Julie F. Codell, School of Art,
 Box 871505, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287-1505. Fax:
 480-965-8338. Email: julie.codell_at_asu.edu
 
Julie F. Codell
Professor, Art History
School of Art
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-1505
PH: 480-965-3400
FAX: 480-965-8338
EMAIL: julie.codell_at_asu.edu

CFP: New Literatures in English (4/2003; special issue)

updated: 
Saturday, May 25, 2002 - 3:54pm
Francisco Yus

Dear all,

The Journal Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (RAEI) seeks
submissions for the forthcoming special issue on "New Literatures in
English". The aim of this collection of essays is to explore the
different labels that have been used within the fields of the so-called
Postcolonial Studies, Commonwealth Studies and, more recently, New
Literatures in English. We particularly welcome scholarly manuscripts
both on creative writing and theoretical debates dealing with the
following topics:

-Nation, migration, diaspora

-Gender

-Ethnicity

-Cultural identity

-Globalization

-Use of literary genres

CFP: Global James (3/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, May 25, 2002 - 3:54pm
Service Account hjamesr

Forum on "Global James"

Submissions are invited for a Fall 2003 Forum on "Global James."
Contributions may address any aspect of the topic, including:

CFP: Geomodernisms: 'Race,' Modernism, Modernity (no abstract deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 11, 2002 - 7:14pm
Laura A Winkiel

Call for Abstracts

Essay Collection Geomodernisms: 'Race,' Modernism, Modernity
This collection seeks a select group of essays that interpret modernism as
one phenomenon of an uneven modernity, that is, a modernism emerging at
different times and places within such contradictory forces as technology,
diaspora, global capitalism, nationalism, and poly-lingualism. We are
especially seeking essays that probe the interlocking of cultural
aesthetics and geo-politics, taking into consideration the local and global
dimensions of a particular modernism.

CFP: Near East Review (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2001 - 8:43pm
fountam_at_Bilkent.EDU.TR

NEAR EAST REVIEW -- A Journal of International Poetry & Literature

UPDATE: Black Diaspora Drama Biographies (no deadline noted; database)

updated: 
Saturday, October 20, 2001 - 5:14pm
Jeremy Caleb Johnson

(This announcement updates a prior announcement; 80+ authors still
available.)

Biographical Entries Sought: Black Diaspora Drama

Alexander Street Press seeks short biographical entries for inclusion in its
BLACK DRAMA database.

Alexander Street Press--an electronic publishing firm noted for its Civil
War Letters and Diaries and for North American Women’s Letters and
Diaries--is publishing a full-text searchable database titled BLACK DRAMA.
Integrating rare, hard-to-find plays and popular, widely-produced plays by
Blacks and about Blacks, BLACK DRAMA encompasses the work of playwrights
from the U.K., the Caribbean, the U.S. and Canada, and Anglophone Africa.

CFP: Caribbean Educational Research Journal (journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2001 - 9:41pm
Amini, Dr. Majid

                            Call for Papers

               The Caribbean Educational Research Journal

The Caribbean Educational Research Journal (CERJ) is a fully refereed
journal being published twice annually, in April and September, by the
School of Education at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill
Campus, Barbados.

CERJ is dedicated to building an expanding base for advancing
educational research, practice and policy in the Caribbean.

CFP: Black Diaspora Drama Biographies (no deadline noted; database)

updated: 
Friday, September 14, 2001 - 9:40pm
Jeremy Caleb Johnson

Biographical Entries Sought: Black Diaspora Drama

Alexander Street Press seeks short biographical entries for inclusion in its
BLACK DRAMA database.

Alexander Street Press—an electronic publishing firm noted for its Civil War
Letters and Diaries and for North American Women’s Letters and Diaries—is
publishing a full-text searchable database titled BLACK DRAMA. Integrating
rare, hard-to-find plays and popular, widely-produced plays by Blacks and
about Blacks, BLACK DRAMA encompasses the work of playwrights from the U.K.,
the Caribbean, the U.S. and Canada, and Anglophone Africa.

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: Postcolonial Studies (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2000 - 10:58pm
Barnett, Stuart (English)

The Connecticut Review is soliciting articles that either address the
notion of postcolonial studies theoretically or that address issues in
postcolonial studies by means of readings of cultural artifacts.

Send two copies in MLA style to:

Vivian Shipley
English Department
Southern Connecticut State University
New Haven CT 06515

UPDATE: Issues in English Studies in Southern Africa (no deadline noted; journal)

updated: 
Monday, July 3, 2000 - 9:37pm
L De Kock

This CFP, almost identical to one sent earlier, is has been slightly
edited to make it more user-friendly for US scholars. The changes occur in
the final sentence under category 1 below and in the penultinmate
paragraph overall.

CALL FOR PAPERS

*scrutiny2: issues in english studies in southern africa* wishes to invite
papers on the following topics for its forthcoming issues:

1. The end of theory?

CFP: Issues in English Studies in Southern Africa (no deadline noted; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2000 - 7:13pm
L De Kock

Call for papers

scrutiny2: issues in english studies in southern africa wishes to invite
papers on the following topics for its forthcoming issues:

1. The end of theory?

The editors invite contributions which address the seeming exhaustion with
successive waves of theory to legitimate and strengthen the practices of
literary and cultural criticism. We are more than happy here to consider
contemporary contexts other than southern Africa.

2. The semiotics of sports narratives

CFP: Literature in the African Diaspora (no deadline noted; journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 28, 2000 - 6:54pm
Afaa Michael Weaver

Obsidian Is in Its 25th Anniversary Year

Founded in 1975 by Alvin Aubert at SUNY-Purchase,
Obsidian, the academic journal of black creative writing,
is now in its 25th anniversary year.

Each Editor changes the numbering of the journal.
The new editor is Afaa M. Weaver (b.Michael S. Weaver),
the poet and playwright. As the third Editor, after
Alvin Aubert and Jerry Barax, Obsidian is now:
Obsidian III/Literature in the African Diaspora. The
journal is based in Raleigh, North Carolina at
NC State University.

HIGHLIGHTS OF CURRENT ISSUE

CFP: South(ern) Africa and Postcolonial (journal)

updated: 
Thursday, January 13, 2000 - 11:27pm
L De Kock

scrutiny2 is a scholarly journal, based in english studies, which is
seeking quality submissions from scholars in international contexts.
Submissions which touch on South(ern) Africa, whether directly, obliquely,
or by implication, and whose theoretical concerns are of interest to a
postcolonial context generally, are invited. scrutiny2 is indexed by the
MLA, among others, and is a peer-review journal.

Recent issues and their contents can be viewed online at
http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html

Queries to the Editor, Leon de Kock, at dkockl_at_alpha.unisa.ac.za

CFP: Jouvert: Postcolonial Studies (journal)

updated: 
Friday, February 14, 1997 - 5:04am
Tina Yih-Ting Chen

_Jouvert: a journal of postcolonial studies_seeks submissions for
forthcoming issues. Jouvert, a refereed, multi-disciplinary journal
published tri-annually on the World Wide Web, offers an international
forum for the interrogation of textual, cultural and political
postcolonialisms. We encourage a wide variety of critical perspectives,
disciplinary approaches and scholarly methods that question the
assumptions, possibilities and limits of the postcolonial.
Postcolonialism is a conflicted ground--historically, culturally,
politically and theoretically. As such, we are especially interested in
innovative scholarship examining these conflicts, be it through the study

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