CFP: [Collections] ManuScript CFP, "Senses" Journal Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Burcu Alkan


ManuScript, the Postgraduate Journal of English and American Studies, in
the School of Arts, Histories and Cultures, University of Manchester,
invites papers from postgraduates within English, American, Literary and
Cultural studies programmes to be published online. This online issue of
ManuScript will extend the debates from our conference, which took place on
7 December 2007, on the broad theme of “Senses.”

Papers are encouraged from a diversity of fields and trans-disciplinary
viewpoints. Possible topics may include but are not limited to:

• sensory immanence / sense construction
• hierarchies of the senses
• (stuff and) nonsense
• gendered senses
• translations and adaptations (between senses)
• hermeneutics (making senses)
• synaesthesia / coenaesthesia
• sensory deprivation
• anaesthetic
• hidden senses or the extra-sensory

Submission deadline is Friday, 4 April 2008 for papers no less than 4000
and no more than 8000 words, should be emailed to (preferably as a Microsoft Word attachment) The
submitted papers will be peer-reviewed.

Alternatively, you can submit your work by sending two hard copies via post to:

Burcu Alkan
ManuScript Journal
English and American Studies
School of Arts, Histories and Cultures
University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL
United Kingdom

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