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CFP: Victorian Review: Literature and Money (5/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, February 20, 2004 - 5:17am
SmtAndy8_at_aol.com

CFP: Literature and Money, Journal Issue (05/15/05).

Victorian Review
(Journal of the Victorian Studies of Western Canada and the Victorian Studies=20
Association of Canada).

Special issue on the topic of Literature and Money.

Guest editor:
Andrew Smith, University of Glamorgan, Wales, UK.

CFP: Henry James Review: Forum on "Senses of the Past" (3/1/04; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 18, 2004 - 4:26am
Service Account hjamesr

Forum on "Senses of the Past"

Submissions are invited for a Fall 2004 Forum on "Senses of the Past."
Contributions may address any aspect of the topic, including:

Spectres, ghosts, graveyards, graves, monuments, memorials, ruins
Relics, fragments, traces
Memory, nostalgia
Repetition, Time-travel
Age, aging; childhood
History
The past; Excavating the past
Historical events
Fiction as history, fiction vs. history, historical fiction
Theories, uses of history in James
James as an historical figure
History of James criticism
History of James's writings, texts
Literary history
Historical influences on James
James as historical influence
James family legacies

UPDATE: Victorian Studies Bulletin (2/12/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, February 8, 2004 - 11:45pm
Rachel Bright

UPDATE: My computer had a slight meltdown over the weekend and unfortunately
all of my saved email has been irretrievably lost. If you sent information
for submission to the March VSB prior to February 1, please resend your
information (deadline Feb. 12). I'm including the original CFP below.

Thank you!
Rachel Bright
Co-editor, VSB
rbright_at_temple.edu

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UPDATE: Victorian Studies Bulletin (2/12/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, February 8, 2004 - 12:50am
Rachel Bright

UPDATE: My computer had a slight meltdown over the weekend and unfortunately
all of my saved email has been irretrievably lost. If you sent information
for submission to the March VSB prior to February 1, please resend your
information (deadline Feb. 12). I'm including the original CFP below.

Thank you!
Rachel Bright
Co-editor, VSB
rbright_at_temple.edu

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Please forward this message as necessary:

The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and copy
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CFP: Victorian Studies Bulletin (2/12/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 20, 2004 - 1:42am
Rachel M. Bright

Please forward this message as necessary:

The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and copy
for the March 2004 issue on the following subjects:

 - Book/journal announcements
 - Brief reviews of past conferences/exhibits
 - CFP's
 - Grant/scholarship/fellowship opportunities and awards
 - Requests for information
 - News/information of interest to Victorianists (upcoming exhibits or
conferences, etc.)
 - Online resources of interest to Victorianists

UPDATE: Nineteenth-Century Pirates (2/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2004 - 3:10am
Grace Moore

>Contributions are solicited for an edited collection on Pirates and
>Mutineers in nineteenth-century literature. Deadline for abstracts
>extended to February 1st 2004.
>
>Suggested topics might include:
>
>Robert Louis Stevenson.
>Henry Newbolt.
>Dickensian pirates.
>Smugglers, buccaneers and privateers.
>Dialogues between real-life piracy and fiction.

CFP: Alchemy & Alfred Jarry (no deadline noted; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2004 - 2:10am
cal clements

This is to announce "The Alchemy Issue" of Pataphysica, journal
of a certain science. A symbolic science of imaginary
solutions, alchemy is a branch of pataphysics, the "science of
sciences" founded by Alfred Jarry (1873-1907). Jarry's own work
is steeped in alchemical allusions, from (among many other
instances) his 1894 exhortation to "study conjunctions!"
("Visions Present and Future"); to his 1898 "neo-scientific"
novel Exploits and Opinions of Dr. Faustroll, pataphysician,
where the evicting locksmith, Mr. Lourdeau, resides at "205 rue
Nicolas Flamel" (Flamel was a legendary 14th century alchemist);
to his 1899 "Automovable Feast" in Père Ubu's Illustrated

CFP: Postfeminist Gothic (3/22/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, December 21, 2003 - 12:14am
Stephanie Genz {PG}

Call for Papers

Postfeminist Gothic

Papers are invited on the theme of Postfeminist Gothic for a proposed
special edition of the 'Gothic Studies Journal' (Manchester University
Press).

CFP: Companion to 19th and 20th C. British Drama (no deadline; book)

updated: 
Thursday, November 20, 2003 - 6:03am
Jeff Soloway

> CFP: Companion to 19th and 20th C. British Drama (no dealine; book)
>
> Facts On File, a New York publisher of reference books for high school and
> college students, is seeking a scholar to write or edit a one-volume
> encyclopedia of 19th and 20th century British drama. This volume will be
> marketed with our Companion to American Drama, to be published this month.
> The ideal author will have a Ph.D., broad knowledge of the subject, and an

CFP: 19th-C. Pirates (12/31/03; collection)

updated: 
Friday, November 7, 2003 - 8:59pm
Grace Moore

Contributions are solicited for an edited collection on Pirates in
nineteenth-century literature.

Suggested topics might include:

Robert Louis Stevenson.
Henry Newbolt.
Dickensian pirates.
Smugglers, buccaneers and privateers.
Dialogues between real-life piracy and fiction.
Gilbert & Sullivan.
Mythologizing Drake.
The Victorians and Elizabethan seafarers.

Please send abstracts(either via e-mail or regular mail) by no later than
December 31st 2003. Queries should be addressed to Grace Moore:
gracem_at_uidaho.edu

CFP: Victorian Taxonomies (12/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 2, 2003 - 7:27pm
Maria Jerinic

Victorian Literature and Culture is seeking articles for an upcoming
Editors' Topic on "Victorian Taxonomies." Essays should be 20-30 pages
long and follow MLA guidelines. Please send two copies by December 1,
2003, to Professor Allison Pease
Department of English
John Jay College,
CUNY, 445 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019,

or to Dr. Maria Jerinic
1471 Lodgepole Drive
Henderson, NV 89014.

Inquiries may be directed to apease_at_jjay.cuny.edu or mjerinic_at_yahoo.com.

CFP: Intellectual Work in American Fiction 1865-1910 (1/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, October 9, 2003 - 8:23pm
Armstrong, Rick

I am proposing an edited collection on the issue of intellectual work and
certification in American fiction 1865-1910. Many realist writers of the
late nineteenth and early twentieth century were preoccupied with the value
of intellectual work, especially the profession of writing. This
preoccupation could be due to university reform which emphasized a more
practical education as opposed to the pre-Civil War moral education.

Essays in the collection should focus on the way "the culture of
professionalism" functions in the novels of the period.

UPDATE: William Morris and the Book Arts (1/31/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, October 9, 2003 - 7:49pm
Rosie

Journal of William Morris Studies. Special Issue on William
  Morris and the Book Arts - now summer 2004.

The Journal of William Morris Studies is planning a special edition on
William Morris and the Book Arts. Originally due out as the Winter 2003
edition, this special issue will now appear in Summer 2004. The Editor is
still prepared to receive submissions for this issue, and would
particularly welcome articles on the Kelmscott Press and its influence.
Final deadline: January 31st 2004.

CFP: Victorian Studies Bulletin (11/7/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, September 19, 2003 - 5:19pm
Rachel M. Bright

**Apologies for X-posting**

Please forward this message as necessary:

The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and
copy for the December 2003 issue on the following subjects:

 - Book/journal announcements
 - Brief reviews of past conferences/exhibits
 - CFP's
 - Grant/scholarship/fellowship opportunities and awards
 - Requests for information
 - News/information of interest to Victorianists (upcoming exhibits or
conferences, new websites, etc.)

CFP: Book Reviews: Australasian Victorian Studies Journal (10/31/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, August 7, 2003 - 12:31am
Elizabeth Hale

The editors of the Australasian Victorian Studies Journal (AVSJ) are
soliciting reviews of the following books, for a forthcoming issue of the
journal to be published in December 2003.

The Australasian Victorian Studies Journal is published in December each
year by the Australasian Victorian Studies Association whose
inter-disciplinary nature it reflects: articles from disciplines as diverse
as archeology, architecture,art, economics, history, landscape gardening,
literature, medicine, philosophy, psychology, science, sociology,
spiritualism, town planning and theatre are likely to appear in its pages.
The journal is refereed and each issue is normally devoted to a theme.

CFP: Mary Augusta Ward (10/31/03; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, July 10, 2003 - 1:57am
John Ballam

MARY AUGUSTA WARD: A COLLECTION OF CRITICAL ESSAYS

Submissions are invited for a collection of critical essays centring upon
the life and work of Mary Augusta Ward (Mrs Humphry Ward) [1851-1920]. The
essays should be in the region of 4000-6000 words, and may treat of any
aspect Ward’s career, but the special emphasis will be upon Ward’s fiction.
Some topics for consideration may include (but are not limited to) the
following:

CFP: Victorian Studies Bulletin (8/8/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, July 3, 2003 - 8:51pm
Rachel M. Bright

**Apologies for X-posting**

Please forward this message as necessary:

The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and
copy for the September 2003 issue on the following subjects:

 - Book/journal announcements
 - Brief reviews of past conferences/exhibits
 - CFP's
 - Grant/scholarship/fellowship opportunities and awards
 - Requests for information
 - News/information of interest to Victorianists (upcoming exhibits or
conferences, new websites, etc.)

CFP: Nineteenth-Century British Dramatists (1/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2003 - 4:55am
Courtney, Angela

I am currently seeking contributors for a new volume in the Dictionary
of Literary Biography series. This volume will be the first one in the
series to focus on Nineteenth-Century British Dramatists.

The assignments vary in length from 5,000-12,000 words, but should all
combine a bio-bibliographical narrative with a critical assessment of
the author's works.

If you are unfamiliar with DLB format, see http://www.bcl-manly.com for
a sample entry and style guidelines, or consult your library reference
section for examples of previous volumes in the series.

Authors of published entries receive a small honorarium and a copy of the
volume.

CFP: Henry James: Senses of the Past (3/1/04; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2003 - 4:28pm
Service Account hjamesr

Forum on "Senses of the Past"

Submissions are invited for a Fall 2004 Forum on "Senses of the Past."
Contributions may address any aspect of the topic, including:

Spectres, ghosts, graveyards, graves, monuments, memorials, ruins
Relics, fragments, traces
Memory, nostalgia
Repetition, Time-travel
Age, aging; childhood
History
The past; Excavating the past
Historical events
Fiction as history, fiction vs. history, historical fiction
Theories, uses of history in James
James as an historical figure
History of James criticism
History of James's writings, texts
Literary history
Historical influences on James
James as historical influence
James family legacies

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: Victorian Taxonomies (12/1/03; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 2, 2003 - 6:13pm
Maria Jerinic

Victorian Literature and Culture is seeking articles for an upcoming
Editors' Topic on "Victorian Taxonomies." Essays should be 20-30 pages
long and follow MLA guidelines. Please send two copies by December 1,
2003, to Professor Allison Pease, Department of English, John Jay College,
CUNY, 445 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019. Inquiries may be directed
to apease_at_jjay.cuny.edu or mjerinic_at_yahoo.com.

CFP: Australasian Victorian Studies Journal: Victorian Identities (5/31/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, March 12, 2003 - 5:30am
Elizabeth Hale

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

'Victorian Identities': AVSJ (Australasian Victorian Studies
Journal) Volume 9 for 2003

The AVSJ is an annual interdisciplinary journal. We are now calling
for articles on the theme of 'Victorian Identities' for consideration
by our referees for publication in AVSJ Volume 9 2003. Topics might
include:

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

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