UPDATE: General Papers and Managing Your PhD (8/7/05; journal issue)
The University of Durham's Online Journal
A Journal and Forum for Postgraduates in English in the UK and Europe
Invites postgraduates studying in the UK and Europe to submit papers of not
more than 7000 words on a topic of YOUR CHOICE in the broad range of English
Studies for issue 12 (September 2005) of our refereed online journal. Papers
must conform to the MLA guidelines for presentation and be received no later
EXTENDED DEADLINE: AUGUST 7, 2005.
PLUS we invite you to send us 1000 word papers on issues of 'Managing your
PhD.' You may wish to discuss ways in which to 'manage' your supervisor, time
management skills, and preparing for doctoral examinations; or you may wish to
discuss the experiences you have had, and what assistance you think PhDs should
have or would like to have. These papers are intended to offer helpful advice
for other PhD students in similar situations. Papers on all topics
surrounding this issue are welcome.
Check out our Journal's ARTICLES to view previous papers, and take part in our
FORUM, which deals with many of the issues facing postgraduates such as jobs,
research, conferences, publishing and teaching tutorials, all on our website
Papers should be sent to:
All papers will be refereed and chosen by members of our editorial board:
Professor Andrew Bennett (Bristol), Professor Julia Boffey (Q.M., London), Dr.
Fran Brearton (Queen's), Dr. Joseph Brooker (Birkbeck), Dr. Sean Burke
(Durham), Professor Timothy Clark (Durham), Dr. Fabio Cleto (University of
Bergamo), Dr. Jane de Gay (Trinity A.S. Leeds), Dr. Robin Dix (Durham), Dr.
R.J. Ellis (Birmingham), Dr. Ewan Fernie (Royal Holloway), Dr. Gary Hall
(Middlesex), Dr. Victor Houliston (Witwatersrand), Dr. Nancy Huse (Augustana
College, IL), Dr. Simon James (Durham), Dr. David Johnson (Open U), Professor
Vivien Jones (Leeds), Dr. Paulina Kewes (Jesus College, Oxford), Dr. Ruth
Livesey (Royal Holloway), Dr. Ulrika Maude (Durham), Professor Michael O'Neill
(Durham), Professor Vincent Newey (Leicester), Dr. Beverley Pennell (Charles
Stuart), Dr. Ralph Pite (Liverpool), Professor Stephen Regan (Durham), Dr.
Caroline Rooney (Kent), Dr. Robert Rouse (Nottingham), Professor Nicholas Royle
(Sussex), Dr. Mark Sandy (Durham), Dr. Heather Scutter (Monash), Dr. Matthew
Steggle (Sheffield Hallam), Dr. Randall Stevenson (Edinburgh), Dr. John
Strachan (Sunderland), Dr. Ceri Sullivan (Bangor), Dr. Jennifer Terry (Durham),
Dr. Richard Terry (Sunderland), Dr. Chris Thurgar-Dawson (Teesside), Dr. Lisa
Vargo (Saskatchewan), Professor Merle Williams (Witwatersrand), Dr. Marcus Wood
(Sussex), Dr. Sarah Wood (Kent).
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Received on Sun Jul 24 2005 - 16:36:14 EDT