CFP: Atenea: Diability (8/9/04; journal issue)

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Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and

The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
edition (June 2005) on disability issues.
Essays may address a wide variety of topics such as the issues of
disability studies as a field;
representations of disability in literature, film, popular culture, the
the intersections of gender, sexuality, race, politics and disability.

Atenea is published by the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, which
sponsored "The Discourse of Disability/Congreso Otras Habilidades,"
the first conference devoted to disability and the arts, in March 1993.
The conference program may be viewed at this site:

Submissions in either English or Spanish are welcome (see the guidelines

Deadline for submission for this issue: 9 August 2004.
1. Essays (4000-5000 words) and book reviews (500-900 words) should
follow MLA format and be accompanied by a brief abstract (250 words) on a
separate page.
2. Poetry and fiction should not exceed 8 pages.
3. The author's name should only appear on a separate title page, which
also provides his or her postal and email addresses, phone and fax numbers,
and institutional affiliation.
4. Email enquiries are welcome (, but electronic
submissions are not considered. If the submitted piece is accepted, the
author will
be asked to provide a copy in MS Word format.
5. All submissions should be mailed in triplicate to the editor.

Postal address:

Nandita Batra
Editor, Revista Atenea
Department of English - Box 9265
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00681

Address for Fed Ex, UPS, and other courier services:

Nandita Batra
Editor, Revista Atenea
Department of English
Chardon 323
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00680

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