Jane Austen Upside Down

deadline for submissions: 
February 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Hopkins
contact email: 


A special issue of Persuasions On-Line

Contributions are invited for a special issue of Persuasions On-Line on ‘Jane Austen Upside Down’.  Topics could include (but are not limited to) texts which reconfigure or repurpose Austen; texts which Austen herself reused or is in dialogue with; adaptations of her novels; completions of her unfinished work ; and texts which reimagine Austen herself or aspects of her world.  Please send abstracts of c. 200 words by 1 February 2019 to Lisa Hopkins (L.M.Hopkins@shu.ac.uk ; completed essays will be due by 1 July 2019 and will be subject to double-blind peer review.