CFP: Literary London: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Representation of London (8/1/03; e-journal)

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Lawrence Phillips

The Literary London Journal is pleased to announce publication of the
inaugural edition of the Journal and to invite submissions for the
second issue which will be published on 14th September 2003. The
deadline for submissions to be considered for this issue is 1st August
2003. The first issue is now online at
<> and includes:
Brian Baker - 'Maps of the London Underground: Iain Sinclair and Michael
Moorcock's Psychogeography of the City'
Erik Bond - 'Westminster, London, and the Female Guide: Self-Knowledge
and Topography in the Cities of Burney and Dickens'
Jayati Gupta - 'London Through Alien Eyes'
Michael Meyer -- 'Theatrical Spectacles and the Spectators' Positions in
Wordsworth's London'
Lawrence Phillips - 'Literary London: An Old, New Subject?'
Jamieson Ridenhour - '"I Know the City Well": The Metaphysical Cityscape
in Iris Murdoch's Under the Net''
Bernard Wilson - 'Submerging Pasts: Lee Kok Liang's London Does Not
Belong To Me'
Plus review articles.
'Literary London: Interdisciplinary studies in the representation of
London' is the first and only e-journal to provide a common forum for
scholars and students engaged specifically in the study of London and
literature. It is dedicated to fostering an intellectual community that
will facilitate interdisciplinary exchange. While the editorial focus of
the journal will be on representations of London in literature, articles
in cognate disciplines that will contribute to readings of London are
very much encouraged. These subject areas might include readings of
London in history, drama, film, geography, art history, architecture,
urban sociology, painting and engraving, etc. Literary London the
journal is published twice a year in March and September.
The Journal is mutually supportive of the annual conference of the same
Submission guidelines and other information can be found at the website.

All submissions and submission queries should be written care of, or by post to:

Literary London Journal,
English Department,
Goldsmiths College,
University of London,
New Cross,
SE14 6NW.
Telephone: +44 020 7919 7453
FAX +44 020 7919 7453
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