CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Special Issue of College English

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Kelly Ritter and Stephanie Vanderslice
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Call for Submissions: Creative Writing in the Twenty-First Century

For this special issue of College English, we solicit essays, symposia, reviews, and other documents
which interrogate and add new insight into the academic position, scholarly and artistic status, and
disciplinary future of creative writing in the twenty-first century. Deadline: March 15, 2008. Some
possible topics: creative writing theory, pedagogy, or professional practice (including teacher
training and graduate student job placement), the history of this field; its relation to other fields;
the role of technology; critical studies of programs, especially those in development or transition;
reviews of current creative writing textbooks, guides, or critical collections; archival records. We
welcome work from new as well as established scholars, especially graduate students currently
enrolled in creative writing programs.

Essays and other contributions should be no longer than 25 double-spaced manuscript pages.
Please also review the general guidelines for College English before submitting your work. Email
manuscripts and queries to the issue’s guest editors, Kelly Ritter from Southern Connecticut State
University ( ) and Stephanie Vanderslice from the University of Central
Arkansas (

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