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CFP: English, Scottish, Welsh Theatre 1860-1940 (9/1/03; encyclopedia)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 16, 2003 - 2:16am
Kerry Moore

An Invitation to Students and Scholars of the British Theatre

from Kerry Moore, Editorial Advisor

Grolier is planning the publication of the Encyclopedia of Modern Drama,
edited by Gabrielle H. Cody and Evert Sprinchorn of Vassar College. This
four-volume set will offer a total of one million words on a variety of
topics ranging from Ibsen to the present, and the target audience consists
of college students, high school students and general readers. Following
is an elaboration from the general editors:

CFP: Popular Cultures/Cultures of the Popular: 1870-1945 (UK) (9/1/03; various)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 25, 2003 - 6:04pm
Liam Connell

Popular Cultures/Cultures of the Popular: 1870-1945
 From the mid-nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century critical
judgements about popular culture remained extremely diverse; theorists both
celebrated the emergence and preservation of popular cultural forms and
lamented the rise of new market-driven cultural commodities. Perhaps
because of such diversity, there are areas in which a thorough assessment
of the relationships within and between these positions remains to be
done. Popular culture was itself extremely diverse and developments in
critical studies have helped to produce a more detailed picture of the
forms that popular culture took at that time. Recent work in nineteenth

CFP: Henry Miller's _Tropic of Cancer_ (no deadline noted; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, January 10, 2003 - 1:34am
karl orend

70TH ANNIVERSARY OF TROPIC OF CANCER

I AM CURENTLY SEEKING PAPERS CONCERNING ANY ASPECT OF
TROPIC OF CANCER FOR A SPECIAL ISSUE OF A NEW JOURNAL
DEDICATED TO HENRY MILLER. ALL WORK WILL BE REQUIRED
TO BE OF THE HIGHEST STANDARDS BUT WILL NOT
NECESSARILY BE LIMITED TO ACADEMIC STUDIES PER SE.
DELIBERATELY OBSCURE WORK IS NOT SOUGHT. THE OBJECTIVE
IS TO REACH A WIDE BUT INFORMED AUDIENCE.

CFP: English and Scottish Theatre 1940-2002 (8/1/03; encyclopedia)

updated: 
Saturday, December 14, 2002 - 9:07pm
Kerlmoore_at_aol.com

An Invitation to Students and Scholars of the British Theatre
from Kerry Moore, Editorial Advisor

Grolier is planning the publication of the Encyclopedia of Modern Drama,
edited by Gabrielle H. Cody and Evert Sprinchorn of Vassar College. This
four-volume set will offer a total of one million words on a variety of
topics ranging from Ibsen to the present, and the target audience consists
of college students, high school students and general readers. Following
is an elaboration from the general editors:

CFP: Menckeniana: H. L. Mencken (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 3, 2002 - 7:36pm
S.L. Harrison

Menckeniana, a refereed scholarly quarterly, invites papers up to 25
pages in length that discuss the literary criticism of author, editor
and scholar H.L. Mencken during his tenure as editor of the Smart Set
and/or the American Mercury. Possible topics could include Mencken's
influence on other journals in the U.S. and abroad; his criteria for
judging a literary work; his attitude toward poetry. Examinations of
Mencken's professional relationships or correspondence with other
writers and editors are also welcome. Very brief papers (3-5 pages)
may succinctly present some item of scholarly significance of
interest to Mencken scholars that does not lend itself to treatment

CFP: Lawrence Durrell (no deadline noted; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, September 12, 2002 - 4:25am
G.R. Taneja

In-between: Essays & Studies in Literary Criticism

The editor invites long articles [6000 words, MLA Style-sheet] on all
aspects of Lawrence Durrell and his works for the issue that is being
prepared for the press and could use additional essays. Scholars who have
an essay ready to submit may get in touch with the editor at
INBETWEEN_at_REDIFF.COM or grtaneja47_at_hotmail.com with a title and an
abstract along with a hundred word-note for the contributors’ column. All
submissions to the journal are peer-reviewed.

CFP: Philip Roth Society (no deadline; newsletter)

updated: 
Sunday, August 18, 2002 - 2:50am
Roth Society

The Philip Roth Society, a new organization devoted to the study and the
appreciation of the writings of Philip Roth, will soon inaugurate a
newsletter, and it's looking for individuals interested in contributing.
 As this is a literary newsletter, contributions should not be long and
journal-length. Brief writings concerning Roth and his fiction, in any
way and from any approach, are welcome.

The goal of the Philip Roth Society is to encourage the exchange of
ideas and texts concerning this most significant author through
discussions, panel presentations at scholarly conferences, and journal
publications. The newsletter will be a major factor in accomplishing
this.

UPDATE: Journal of Ayn Rand Studies (journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 5, 2002 - 9:06pm
Thomas Gramstad

From: Chris Matthew Sciabarra <chris.sciabarra_at_nyu.edu>

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Call for Papers

THE JOURNAL OF AYN RAND STUDIES is a non-partisan, semi-annual,
interdisciplinary, double-blind peer reviewed academic periodical
dedicated to the discussion of the life, work, and legacy of the
novelist and philosopher Ayn Rand. We are indexed and abstracted---in
whole or selectively---in MLA International Bibliography, MLA
Directory of Periodicals, Political Science Abstracts, International
Political Science Abstracts, The Philosopher's Index, Sociological
Abstracts, and Social Services Abstracts.

CFP: Book Reviews of Contemporary Poetry in English (journal)

updated: 
Thursday, May 30, 2002 - 7:56pm
Kathryn Kirkpatrick

The editors of Cold Mountain Review are looking for reviewers of
contemporary poetry in English by practicing poets and scholars of
contemporary poetry. If you would like to join our reviewers list,
please send a cover letter and vita to

The Editors
Cold Mountain Review
Department of English
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

For queries about Cold Mountain Review and a sample issue, send an
e-mail message to coldmountain_at_appstate.edu

CFP: The Red Critique: Marxist Critiques of the Contemporary (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, May 10, 2002 - 5:18pm
Editors

The third issue of The Red Critique, an online Marxist journal of analysis
of the contemporary, is now available at http://www.redcritique.org.

Editorial:
Euroamerican Left and the myth of "New" Capitalism

Feminism Now
Jennifer Cotter

Palestine and the Burden of "Evidence"
Kimberly DeFazio

Memento and the Cultural Production of the New Corporate Worker
Amrohini Sahay

Black Studies is Education in the General Interest
Robert Faivre

State and "Revolutionaries"
Ranganayakamma

"Marriage" Cannot Rescue Welfare Reform
Julie Torrant

CFP: The Red Critique: Marxist Critiques of the Contemporary (no deadline noted; e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 12, 2002 - 9:34pm
Editors_at_redcritique.org

The second issue of The Red Critique, an online Marxist journal of
analysis of the contemporary, is now available at:
http://www.redcritique.org.

Kimberly DeFazio, "Urban Post-Theory, Class and The City"

Julie Torrant, "Family, Capital and the Left Now"

Ranganayakamma, "Are Marxian categories adequate to understand
'Gender' and 'Caste' questions?"

Jennifer Cotter, "The Guardian of Profit"

Rob Wilkie, "'Destiny' is the Articulation of Class Power"

We invite classical Marxist critiques of the contemporary for our next
issue. Please see submissions guidelines on our website.

UPDATE: Contemporary British Writers (book series)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2002 - 3:44pm
Daniel Lea

CONTEMPORARY BRITISH WRITERS

NEW CALL FOR PROPOSAL

Due to phenomenal interest, Manchester University Press invites further
proposals for the Contemporary British Writers Series. The Editor and
Press continue to welcome proposals for monographs (50-85,000 words) on
the following writers:

Beryl Bainbridge Iain Banks

Pat Barker Anthony Burgess

A.S. Byatt Ian McEwan

Brian Moore Irvine Welsh

(Deadline for proposals on the above - 31st January 2002)

In addition we encourage proposals on the following authors:

Peter Ackroyd Martin Amis

J.G. Ballard Angela Carter

CFP: Contemporary British Writers (book series)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2001 - 6:25pm
Daniel Lea

SERIES ANNOUNCEMENT

CONTEMPORARY BRITISH WRITERS

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Manchester University Press is proud to announce the launch of a new
series dedicated to the critical appraisal of recent British fiction.
The Contemporary British Writers Series will reflect the breadth and
diversity of writing in Britain over the last thirty years, and will
provide critical evaluations of established, emerging and neglected
authors. Building on the success of the Press's Contemporary World
Writers, this series offers an exciting opportunity for the
interrogation of notions of the contemporary and for the analysis of
current and developing modes of representation.

CFP: American Popular Culture, 1900-present (e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2001 - 7:24pm
editor_at_americanpopularculture.com

Americana:
The Journal of American Popular Culture
(1900-present)

Americana is currently accepting submissions for its peer-reviewed
e-journal, published at americanpopularculture.com.

Please send submissions to editor_at_americanpopularculture.com.

Guidelines:

1) Articles must be attached to a brief cover letter in the email text
(containing the author's name, institutional affiliation, and contact
information), and both must be formatted in Microsoft Word.

2) Articles must follow MLA guidelines.

CFP: Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present) (e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 5, 2001 - 9:23pm
editor_at_americanpopularculture.com

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture
(1900-present) is dedicated to the art of semiotic analysis and is
comprised of two major divisions. The first division is a website at
americanpopularculture.com featuring articles written by fellows in our
Think Tank for a mainstream audience. The second division, and the one
for which we are publishing this call for papers, is a peer-reviewed
academic journal targeted to an academic audience; it will be published
as a link on americanpopularculture.com.

CFP: Pataphysica (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 21, 2001 - 8:09pm
Roumiana I Velikova

> Pataphysica
>
> This is to announce the inauguration of
> Pataphysica, a journal devoted to the publication
> of and commentary on pataphysical thought.
> Submissions of original works, translations,
> criticism, reviews, and artwork will be
> considered. For purposes of this journal,
> pataphysics shall be broadly defined. Authors of
> interest include but are not limited to Alfred

CFP: Modernist Women Writers (no deadline noted; e-journal)

updated: 
Monday, July 2, 2001 - 10:53pm
Kathy Lou Schultz

HOW2 , an electronic extension of the 80s journal HOW(ever), focusing on
innovative writing and scholarship by and about contemporary and
modernist women writers, is seeking conference papers given in these
subject areas for the "In Conference" section of the journal. Recent
papers published include work from the MINA LOY: A SYMPOSIUM, papers
delivered at the Institute of English Studies—School of Advanced
studies, University of London, on 11 March 2000 and AFRICAN-AMERICAN NEW
POETRIES, papers delivered at the American Literature Association
Conference, Long Beach, California, Spring 2000. Papers from male and
female scholars welcome. The paper must have been given at a recent

UPDATE: Journal of Ayn Rand Studies (journal)

updated: 
Friday, May 25, 2001 - 10:17pm
Chris Matthew Sciabarra

This is an updated Call for Papers for THE JOURNAL OF AYN RAND STUDIES. We
are looking especially for papers that deal with Rand's literary corpus
from diverse and critical perspectives. Of particular interest currently
are any papers investigating the ties between Rand and such thinkers as
Aristotle and Nietzsche.

For information on our current issue (Spring 2001), which features the
first comprehensive scholarly forum for the discussion of Ayn Rand's
aesthetics, go to our website at:

http://aynrandstudies.com

We are indexed by several abstract services, including MLA DIRECTORY OF
PERIODICALS and MLA INTERNATIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY.

CFP: The Archibald Macliesh Journal (journal)

updated: 
Friday, April 27, 2001 - 7:25pm
Archibald MacLeish Journal

THE ARCHIBALD MACLEISH JOURNAL

Call for Papers and Artwork

THE ARCHIBALD MACLIESH JOURNAL is a new publication dedicated to studies
of the life and work of poet, playwright, and Librarian of Congress,
Archibald MacLeish.

The JOURNAL welcomes submission of scholarly and informal essays, poetry,
fiction, artwork, interviews, memoirs, etc., relating to MacLeish.
Publication is to be once annually.

MLA format, please. Digital submissions are encouraged. Please send to

THE ARCHIBALD MACLEISH JOURNAL
Humanities Division
Greenfield Community College
One College Drive
Greenfield, MA 01301

or contact

Nat Herold, Editor
amj_at_gcc.mass.edu

CFP: Samuel Beckett (no deadline; website)

updated: 
Friday, March 30, 2001 - 9:42pm
Timothy J Conley

CALL FOR PAPERS
(no deadline)

Apmonia, the new website for Samuel Beckett, seeks papers on all subjects
relating to this author and his works. Papers may be previously published
but please inform us of the specifics. All submissions will be vetted by
at least one editor.

Apmonia is a section of the growing website on twentieth-century
literature, The Modern Word (www.TheModernWord.com). Apmonia can be viewed
at www.TheModernWord.com/beckett

CFP: 1950s American Popular Culture (no deadline noted; book)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2001 - 11:24pm
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

Call for an Author:

For a major publisher an author is needed for a volume on the popular
culture of the 1950s, one of a series for each period in American
history.The volume is consist of all aspects of the popular culture of the
period suitable for a text for high school students and introductory
college classes. Anyone interested should get in touch with Debby Adams,
dadams_at_greenwood.com or Ray Browne, rbrowne_at_bgnet.bgsu.edu telephone 419
372 7861, fax=A0 8095. Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, Oh 43403.

UPDATE: International Review of Modernism (journal)

updated: 
Thursday, October 19, 2000 - 5:41pm
Leonard Orr

[Please announce our change of format, frequency, and contributor
information to members of your listserv. Thank you.]

INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF MODERNISM: A Journal of Scholarship on the
Literature and Culture of Europe, 1890-1939

CFP: nasty.cx: All Topics, esp. C20 (no deadline; e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, July 14, 2000 - 8:41pm
Nasty.cx Submissions

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nasty is currently on the lookout for English language conference-length
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focus on the modern/post-modern period.

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