[Update] Special Issue on W.B. Yeats, Celebrating 150th Year of His Birth

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The Golden Line: A Magazine on English Literature
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The Golden Line: A Magazine on English Literature
ISSN 2395-1583 [Print], ISSN 2395-1591 [Online]

Call for Critical Writings

Focus: W.B. Yeats, Celebrating 150th Year of His Birth

To be Guest-edited by

Dr. Zinia Mitra, Nakshalbari College, Darjeeling


Critical writings are invited from teachers, research scholars and students pursuing B.A/M.A in English in any part of the world for the Volume 1, Number 2 of The Golden Line: A Magazine on English Literature, published by the Department of English, Bhatter College, Dantan, West Bengal, India.

Critical Writings

Section 1: In Focus: W.B. Yeats

Topics may include but not limited to :

  • Thematic concerns such as youth and /or aging
  • Celtic Revival
  • Use of Myth and Legend
  • Yeats as a Visionary Poet
  • Symbolism Translation and adaptation
  • The Last Romantic
  • Yeats as a National Poet of Ireland

Section II

Original critical writings on any topic of English Literature with (i) Summary/Abstract, (ii) Main Body, (iii) References.

Section III

Original Creative Writings from Students only: Poems, Short Stories, Flash Poems & Graphic Stories (must provide the entire package in tested running mode).
There is no word-limit, but students need to keep in mind that readers on the web do not stay long on a site and a long writing can make them fly away. So the piece must be able to attract, engage and impress the readers in their short stay.

Style Guide

Summary of the entire writing in 50-60 words.
Reference System: MLA to be followed.
Word-limit: 1500-2000 words.
Include End-notes (not Footnotes) if at all necessary.
Short bio-note of not more than 60 words along with a small photograph (not more than 100px in width).
Use copyright-free or CC-licensed picture from sources like the Wikipedia and Wikimedia or your own if necessary.

Contact: Send your contributions to editor@bcdedu.net.

Tentative publication: July, 2015.

NO SUBMISSION CHARGE AND NO PAYMENT: The magazine will be a non-profit academic venture. We will neither charge contributors any fee in the name of Submission Fee, Subscription Fee, Print Version Charge and other dubious illegal hidden fees nor pay them any amount.

Magazine site: http://www.goldenline.bcdedu.net
Read detailed call for contributions here>> http://www.goldenline.bcdedu.net/submission/cfc
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