UPDATE: Non-Western Christianity and Literature (6/30/06; collection)

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Middleton, Darren
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Essays not exceeding 5,000 words are invited for an anthology exploring Non-Western Christianity and Literature. The editor is especially interested in essays that show how creative writers (novelists, short fiction writers, poets, etc.) capture the real-lived texture of non-Western Christian belief and behavior. Various methodological and disciplinary approaches are encouraged. Please send abstracts, which should not exceed 250 words, in the first instance. E-mail attachments preferred. Please use the e-mail address listed below. And feel free to use this address for any and all initial inquiries.

The new deadline for receipt of abstracts is March 15, 2006. And the new deadline for completed essays is June 30, 2006.

At this stage, the editor is looking for essays that feature novelists, short fiction writers and/or poets who grapple with issues, themes and/or personalites associated with: Christianity in South and Latin America, Christianity in Africa, Christianity in India, Christianity in China, Christianity in Japan, Christianity in Indonesia, and Christianity in the South Pacific.

Darren J. N. Middleton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Religion
Texas Christian University
TCU Box 298100
Fort Worth, Texas 76129
817 257 6445
817 257 7495 (Fax)

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