Confluence is a national, peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal published by the Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs (AGLSP) that reflects the best scholarly and creative work produced within and beyond AGLSP member institutions. Originally conceived as the premier showcase publication for work produced by faculty, students, and alumnae/i of AGLSP member programs, the Journal now accepts submissions from any institutions and areas of interest that reflect the interdisciplinary engagement that is constitutive of a liberal education.
Proposals for both panels and individual papers are now being accepted for all aspects of Fan Culture and Theory, including, but not limited to, the following areas:
- Fan Fiction
- Fan/Creator interactions
- Race, Gender and Sexuality in Fandom
- Music Fandom
- Reality Television Fandom
- Social Media and Fandom
- Individual Fan Communities
- Fans as critics
- Fan videos and films
- Fan crafts
- Fan pilgrimages
- Comics fandom
- Ethics and responsibilities of academics working within fan studies
- Global fan practices
Please submit abstracts of 100-250 words with relevant audio/visual requests online.
Call for Papers: Panel on Historical Fandom at PCA, April 17-20, 2019, Washington DC
Pacific Coast Philology publishes peer-reviewed essays of interest to scholars in the classical and modern languages, literatures, and cultures. Essays may be submitted any time throughout the year.
Special Issue (2019) of The Journal of Wyndham Lewis Studies ('Lewis and the Post-War, 1919-1921')
In his autobiography Blasting and Bombardiering (1937), Lewis memorably assessed the world in which he found himself on returning from the western front: 'We were all in the post-war, but that period produced nothing but a lot of sub-Sitwells and sheep in Woolfe’s clothing, and we were not of it. I call us here "the Men of 1914".' The Journal of Wyndham Lewis Studies seeks 7- to 10,000-word essays that engage with Lewis’s post-war writing, activities, and social networks. We are particularly interested in essays that:
Call for Papers (Edited Volume of Research Papers) –
Indian Popular Culture: Theory, Entertainment, Politics and Beyond