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CFP: Mapping Women's Poetries at the fin de siecle (11/1/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, September 29, 2004 - 6:43pm
Dr M. Thain

CFP: Journal edition: Mapping Women's Poetries at the fin de siecle*** =
REMINDER ***

CALL FOR PAPERS=20
Journal of Victorian Literature and Culture=20

Editors' Topic: Mapping Women's Poetries at the fin de si=E8cle=20

Edited by Marion Thain and Ana Vadillo=20

CFP: Food and the Victorians (11/1/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, September 20, 2004 - 3:51pm
Suzanne Daly

Victorian Literature and Culture seeks articles for an upcoming special issue
on Food and the Victorians edited by Ross Forman and Suzanne Daly. Essays
should follow MLA guidelines and may address any aspect of the production or
consumption of food or drink. Please send two copies by November 1, 2005 to:

Suzanne Daly
Department of English
Bartlett Hall
University of Massachusetts
Amherst MA 01003-9269

Inquiries may be directed to sdaly_at_english.umass.edu or to rf19_at_soas.ac.uk.

CFP: Victorian Studies Bulletin (10/22/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, September 10, 2004 - 6:31pm
Rachel Bright

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

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

UPDATE: Consuming Culture in 18th & 19th C. (9/30/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 23, 2004 - 1:35am
Tamara Wagner

We have extended the deadline for abstracts for a
collection of essays on "Consuming Culture,"
originally posted under the working title of
"Consuming Culture: The Eating Pleasures and Problems
of Western Modernity," to 30 September 2004.

An academic press has already expressed interest in
the proposed collection.

Please note also the change in submission and contact
details.

CONSUMING CULTURE: FOOD FICTIONS AND THE CONSUMPTION
OF WESTERN MODERNITY IN THE EIGHTEENTH AND NINETEENTH
CENTURIES

CFP: Henry James: Leon Edel Prize (11/1/04; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, June 15, 2004 - 3:58am
Service Account hjamesr

Call for Papers

LEON EDEL PRIZE

The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James
by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and
the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR.

The competition is open to applicants who have not held a full-time
academic appointment for more than four years. Independent scholars and
graduate students are encouraged to apply.

Essays should be 20-30 pages (including notes), original, and not under
submission elsewhere or previously published.

Send submissions (in duplicate, produced according to current MLA
style, and with return
postage enclosed) to:

CFP: Reading James (3/1/05; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, June 15, 2004 - 3:58am
Service Account hjamesr

CALL FOR PAPERS

Reading James

Responding, in part, to the readings and re-readings of Henry James that
circulated in the March 2004 issue of PMLA, this forum will take up the
topic of "Reading James."

CFP: Dreiser Essay Prize (8/1/04; journal and prize)

updated: 
Friday, May 28, 2004 - 1:38am
Newlin, Keith

The International Theodore Dreiser Society is pleased to announce the Fifth Annual Dreiser Essay Prize. The award is sponsored by the Dreiser Society and is given annually to the graduate student or untenured faculty member who submits the best previously unpublished essay on any aspect of the work of the American writer Theodore Dreiser.

Applicants may submit essays that consider any part of Dreiser's corpus or that connect his life or work to those of other writers or to his times. In addition to a cash award of $250, the winning essay will appear in Dreiser Studies, a refereed journal sponsored by the Society. Other worthy essays besides the winner will be considered for publication as well.

CFP: Victorian Studies Bulletin (7/23/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, May 28, 2004 - 1:38am
Rachel Bright

Please forward this message as necessary:

The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and copy
for the September 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

CFP: Victorian Institute Conference & Journal (7/1/04 & 9/1/04; 4/1/05-4/2/05 & journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 25, 2004 - 4:18am
David Latane

Greetings, here are two separate calls for papers.

The Victorians Institute meeting 2005 Call for Papers is at

http://www.uncg.edu/wms/VIRoot/vindex.html

Deadline for abstracts: July 1, 2004
Dates of conference: April 1-2, 2005

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Victorians Institute Journal call for papers for a special feature in
Volume 32.

Poetry in the Empire

For a forthcoming special feature, the Editors of Victorians Institute
Journal invite submissions of scholarly essays on any aspect of poetry
within the British colonies during the Victorian era.

UPDATE: Encyclopedia of Modern Drama (8/28/04; book)

updated: 
Friday, May 21, 2004 - 3:54am
Kerry Moore

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

Grolier is in the midst of producing 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 Medievalism (6/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 13, 2004 - 1:36am
Jennifer Palmgren

Call for Essays: Victorian Medievalism (6/1/04; collection)

Essays with a focus on Swinburne or Browning or religion are solicited for a
Victorian medievalism collection under contract with Palgrave. Essays
should be appropriate for interdisciplinary undergraduate courses dealing
with Victorian medievalism and should not concern Arthurian or gothic
material. Please send questions and essays to lhollow_at_frc.mass.edu and
jpalmgren_at_saintpauls.edu. Completed essays (4000-5000 words) in Chicago
style should be received by June 1.

Jennifer Palmgren
Asst. Prof. of English
Saint Paul's College
115 College Dr.
Lawrenceville, VA 23868

CFP: Australasian Victorian Studies Journal (5/31/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 13, 2004 - 1:36am
Elizabeth Hale

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

  Australasian Victorian Studies Journal (AVSJ) Volume 10 for 2004

The AVSJ is an annual interdisciplinary journal devoted to Victorian
Studies. We are now calling for articles for consideration by our
referees for publication in AVSJ Volume 10 2004.

If you wish to submit a paper please send it to the editors no later
than 31 MAY 2004, keeping the following guidelines in mind.

CFP: British Short Story (no deadline noted; edited book)

updated: 
Thursday, April 8, 2004 - 6:51am
Andrew Maunder

Facts on File Companion to the British Short Story & Short Fiction

Contributors are sought for the above book (due for publication in early
2006) which aims to analyse the genre, covering the early nineteenth
century to the present:

Author biographies and bibliographies
Analyses of short stories and novellas
Literary themes and terms
Historical events that have influenced short story writers.

CFP: Literature Compass: Victorian Literature (website)

updated: 
Friday, April 2, 2004 - 2:25am
Bowling Kivmars

Call For Papers: Victorian Literature

Literature Compass is seeking papers on all topics in the study of Victorian literature.

Literature Compass (www.literature-compass.com), a new online resource from Blackwell Publishing, surveys new trends and developments in literary study. We publish original survey articles on new and important directions in criticism and theory (as well as a range of useful reference resources).

UPDATE: Victorian Studies Bulletin (5/21/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, March 29, 2004 - 6:27am
Rachel Bright

**Note the deadline change to Friday, May 21**

Please forward this message as necessary:

The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and copy
for the July 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

CFP: Victorian Review (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Friday, March 26, 2004 - 3:12am
suhamilt

Announcement and CFP:Victorian Review

The Victorian Review, an inter-disciplinary journal of nineteenth-century
studies, is pleased to announce the publication of its most recent issue.

Articles include:

Mary Ellen Kappler, "Playing 'Theayter': Dramatic Performance in the
Late-Victorian Fictional Slum"

Marty Gould, "Anticipation, Transformation, Accommodation: The Great
Exhibition on the London Stage"

Robert Aguirre, "Exhibiting Degeneracy: The Aztec Children and the Ruins of
Race"

Jennifer A. Wagner-Lawlor, "Who Acts John Bull: Speculating on English
National Character and Modern Morality"

Reviews include

CFP: Anti-Americanism in British Lit. (5/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 23, 2004 - 5:56am
Diana Archibald

Please submit 250-word abstracts and 2-page vitae by May 1, 2004 for
a proposed collection on ANTI-AMERICANISM IN BRITISH LITERATURE.
Expressions of interest prior to deadline would be appreciated.

Anti-Americanism in British Literature:
Romantic, Victorian, and Modernist Views of America

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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The Victorian Studies Bulletin is beginning to collect information and copy
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