CFP: Humans and the Environment (8/20/05; 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
poetry. URL:

The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
edition (June 2006) on "Humans and the Environment."
Essays may address a wide variety of topics related to environmental
discourse including (but not limited to) ecocriticism and ecofeminism as
well as the intersection of environmental issues with literature, politics,
postcolonialism, gender, globalization, Marxism, food, and animal rights.

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

Deadline for submission for this issue: 20 August 2005.
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 cover page, which
also provides a statement that the submitted piece has not been previously
published (or, if this is not the case, details of its previous
publication), as well as the author's 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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