CFP: American Studies, Texas, and the Southwest (4/30/03; journal issue)

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The Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas (JASAT) is a
refereed journal published annually in the fall and welcomes manuscripts
15-25 pages in length on various aspects of American culture, with an
emphasis on Texas, the south, and southwest. Although manuscripts are
accepted at any time, the deadline for each issue is April 30. Among recent
articles are a study of inter-ethnic relations and the music industry in Los
Angeles, "'An Aural Counterpart': Afro-Chicano Music Culture and Mainstream
Radio in Post-war Los Angeles"; an examination of the first wire-line
telegraphy company west of the Mississippi, "Wiring Texas: The Story of the
Texas & Red River Telegraph Company"; an analysis of Chinese medicine and
American biases, "Chinese Medicine and Asian-American Literature: A Case
Study of Jade Snow Wong's Fifth Chinese Daughter"; and Donald K. Pickens'
reflections on the Civil War and the Lost Cause thesis, "Second Thoughts on
the Second American Revolution." Please contact JASAT editor Elizabeth Elam
Roth (Southwest Texas State Univ. English Adjunct Faculty) at for submission details and manuscript style.

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