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CFP: Caribbean Educational Research Journal (journal)

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)

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)

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 = or

CFP: Postcolonial Studies (no deadline; journal)

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)

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.


*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)

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)

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.


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

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

Queries to the Editor, Leon de Kock, at

CFP: Jouvert: Postcolonial Studies (journal)

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