Justice and Equity through the Immigrant Story

Proposals are invited for essays that address issues of justice and equity that emerge through the telling, writing, and remembering of the immigrant story in the writing classroom. Of particular interest are papers that explore how the immigrant experience provides a lens for pedagogies and classroom work…

PERFORMANCE IN THE GUTTER: CULTURAL CONSTRUCTION AND THE GRAPHIC NOVEL

This edited collection responds to the increasing interest in comics generated by readers and scholars in the last decade. From cartoons to graphic novels to manga—the combination of the variety of comics and the awareness of their expressive potential has generated robust, critical conversations about…

EDITED COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON FANDOM

The Reception Study Society invites submissions for an edited collection of essays on fandom and the history of reading and the book, cultural studies, audience and communication studies, institutional studies, and interpretive strategies. Essays in all genres and…

REVISTA LIBERIA

For a special edition focusing on gender violence, Revista Liberia invites papers that take an interdisciplinary approach in exploring the significance of gender violence in contemporary studies of…

Open Cultural Studies: Black Womanhood in Popular Culture

Open Cultural Studies seeks submissions for a special issue, Black Womanhood in Popular Culture. In contemporary popular culture, black womanhood frequently takes center stage. It occupies an increasingly central place and articulates new and renewed dimensions, prompting questions about…

Boydston Essay Prize

The Association for Documentary Editing invites nominations for the 2018 Boydston Essay Prize. The prize will be awarded to the best essay or review published between 1 January 2016 and 31 December 2017, the primary focus of which is…

THE COMPARATIST: PESSIMISM

The Comparatist seeks contributions for a special issue on the topic Pessimism. The issue will examine the notion of pessimism in comparative studies and literary theory. What does pessimism signify today? Is it a certain discontent

Lincoln Humanities Journal

Lincoln Humanities Journal seeks submissions for its special issue on the topic Alternative Realities: Myths, Lies, Truths, and Half-Truths. Contributors are invited to examine (a) the truths of what is fact and what is fiction; (b) the real and the fake and their…

NINETEENTH CENTURY STUDIES ASSOCIATION

The 1 July submission deadline for both the NCSA Article Prize and Emerging Scholars Award is approaching. The 2018 Article Prize: Send a PDF file or link, including the publication’s name, volume, and date, to the committee chair, Laura White, at…

Prose Studies: #BlackLivesMatter Pasts, Presents, and Futures

Prose Studies seeks submissions for a special issue, #BlackLivesMatter Pasts, Presents, and Futures. Editors are interested in analyses of nonfiction texts and truth-telling discourses that attend to the particular ways in which Black Lives Matter has been appropriated, institutionalized, or mobilized as a framework for…

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