UPDATE: August Wilson issue of College Literature (4/15/07; journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Carlton Floyd
contact email: 

Manuscripts from 5,000 to 10,000 words that reflect on August Wilson's
legacy and contribution to American culture are invited for a special
issue of College Literature. The editors—Cynthia Caywood and Carlton
Floyd of the University of San Diego and Marilyn Elkins of California
State University at Los Angeles—welcome contributions from all
disciplines that engage the full complexity of Wilson's work. We
encourage contributors to explore his work in a variety of ways: for
example, Wilson and history, Wilson and performance, performance
history, Wilson and women, Wilson and music, Wilson and folkways,
Wilson and place, Wilson and the migration narrative, Wilson and the
African Diaspora, Wilson's epic for theatre, Wilson's intertextuality,
and the interrelations of race, class, culture, and community in
Wilson's plays. Deadline: April 15, 2007.

Submission details: Papers should be submitted on disk and written on
IBM Microsoft Word processing software. Submitted essays should use
parenthetical or internal citations and a works cited page following
the conventions of The Chicago Manual of Style, 14th edition. Hard
copies of essays should be submitted in triplicate with a standard
stamped self-addressed envelope. Authors' names should appear on
cover sheets only.

College Literature cannot be responsible for returning manuscripts
without return postage.

Address submissions to:

Editor, College Literature

210 East Rosedale Avenue

West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383

Phone: 610-436-2901

Fax: 610-436-2275

Email: collit_at_scupa.edu

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