CFP: Un/worldly bodies (8/21/06; journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Barr

eSharp: electronic social sciences, humanities
and arts review for postgraduates


eSharp is the online journal for social sciences, arts and humanities postgraduates based at the University of Glasgow. It is a peer-reviewed journal that aims to provide a critical but supportive entry into the world of academic publishing.

The first seven issues are currently online at and we are now looking for submissions for the eighth edition to be launched in November 2006. We welcome papers from postgraduates working in all areas.

The theme of the eighth edition is:

Un/Worldly Bodies

Topics may include but are not limited to:

Ï Corporeality
Ï Textual bodies
Ï Physical bodies
Ï The body politic
Ï Discursive bodies
Ï Bodies and the gaze
Ï Im/materiality
Ï Racial bodies
Ï Dis/abled bodies
Ï Mapping the body
Ï Damaged bodies
Ï Fictional bodies

Articles of a maximum of 4,500-5,000 words must be submitted by 21 August 2006. Please ensure that you accompany your submission with an abstract of 200-250 words and a list of 3-5 keywords for meta-tagging. For a full list of guidelines and our style sheet please see
Please submit your article (both abstract and full paper) to

Julie Barr
Editor eSharp
16 University Gardens
G12 8QL

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