Calls for Contributions

Special Issue of RCEI (Revista Canaria de Estudios Ingleses)

Call for Proposals

The Revista Canaria de Estudios Ingleses (RCEI) seeks submissions for a special issue entitled “Toxic Tales: Narratives of Waste in Post-Industrial North America,” guest-edited by Begoña Simal-González (University of A Coruña), Sara Villamarín-Freire (University of A Coruña), and Elsa del Campo Ramírez (Nebrija University), to be published in spring 2023.

In the late 20th century, we have witnessed a “shift from a culture defined by its production to a culture defined by its waste,” as Cythia Deitering puts it, a development most ...

Posthumanities and Citizenship Futures

Book Series Posthumanities and Citizenship Futures [https://rowman.com/Action/Series/_/LEXPCF]

Given the rapid and extensive developments in the techno-scientific sphere, there’s a need to conceive new narratives for our species and planet that extend beyond anthropocentrism. This series reflects on the possible future outcomes of humanity and defamiliarizes the mainstream narratives about how we construct, perform, and protect our identities as humans. Books in this series explore the implications of human and non-human life forms’ co-existence within our networked world. We encourage the submission of proposals that take cross-cultural ...

Object Lessons: Ecocritical Case Studies in Visual Culture

CFP: Object Lessons: Ecocritical Case Studies in Visual Culture

Following a session of short form visual culture presentations in the new Ecocritical Visual Culture interest group at ASLE in the summer of 2021, we are soliciting additional contributions to a collection provisionally titled Object Lessons: Ecocritical Case Studies in Visual Culture.

This collection will feature visual image analyses that might stand alone for general readership or be integrated to courses on the Environmental Humanities. Its over-arching agenda addresses the question of how the environmental humanities ...

Intraconnectedness and World-making: Technologies, Bodies, Matters

TRANSPOSITIONES. Journal for Transdisciplinary and Intermedial Culture Studies

ISSN 2749-4128 (print), 2749-4136 (online)

CFP for the 2nd issue; thematic focus:

Intraconnectedness and World-making: Technologies, Bodies, Matters

In his 1978 book Nelson Goodman coined the term “worldmaking,” which was intended to highlight the fact that in the relationship of the “world” to its linguistic representations, for example in literature, more “worlds” are conceivable and “producible” than just the one known to us. For Goodman, such worldmaking is not just a question of the possible products of reality-forming imagination, ...

Decoding Ecocritical Themes in Literature

Call for Book Chapter as an Edited Volume

TITLE OF THE BOOK: Decoding Ecocritical Themes in Literature Editor : Mr M. Vinoth Kumar Co-Editors : Dr C. Chellappan, Mr B. Thangamarimuthu Edition : 1 Year : 2021 ISBN NUMBER : 978-93-91115-17-3

Theme: Ecology is the main concern of the present condition. All the countries in our world have put an eye on the environmental crisis they have been withstanding and have taken oaths to reduce carbon making by taking a new phase into green principles. From the earlier period to the ...

Literary Druid

Literary Druid is a journal that destinies to foster research and creative writing in English. It welcomes all nationals to contribute for learning and research purposes. The perspective of Literary Druid is to create a niche platform for academicians and patrons to share their intellect to enrich English language and Literature. I welcome all to learn and share.

Literary Druid is an internationally peer-reviewed open access journal. It is published twice a year and covers all areas of English such as History of English ...

International Journal of Tamil Language and Literary Studies

Welcome To IJTLLS: Tamil language is a classical language. It has its origin from nature itself. Its remarkable influence is boundless in many of the languages in our world. The world’s first grammar book Tolkāppiyam was written in Tamil language. The antiques of the language and usage are elaborated in it. In Tamil literature, Sangam literature keeps its lofty place describing the virtues in the tradition followed by Tamil people. The language and literature have glorious past and its present state is in the ...

The Colonial Anthropocene PhD Summer School

Call for Participation: Concurrences and Connections: The Colonial Anthropocene Summer School

This is an invitation for PhD students to apply to the third interdisciplinary Linnaeus University Centre for Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies PhD summer school. This will take place 15-20 August 2022 on the theme Concurrences and Connections: The Colonial Anthropocene. Participation in the summer school is free of charge for those accepted, and a limited number of travel and accommodation scholarships are available for PhD students from low-income countries.

As Simon Lewis ...

Conflict and contrast in language and literature

CALL FOR PAPERS – LEA 11 (2022) Deadline for submissions: May 8, 2022 Publication: December 2022

LEA is a peer-reviewed international scholarly journal based at the University of Florence that publishes original research papers in all areas of literature, linguistics, and philology. We are pleased to announce that submissions are now open for LEA 11 (2022):

Conflict and contrast in language and literature

Recently, new conflict lines and dynamics have emerged at an international level, bringing about also major changes in styles and modes of communication. To facilitate a ...