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>Subject: CFP: Fairy Tales (1/15/06; journal issue)
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>Call For Papers - Cabinet des F=E9es
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>Cabinet des F=E9es is a journal of fairy tale retellings, previously 
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>an on-line journal, now going print under the imprimature of Prime Books, wi=
>th both literary and academic components.  Cabinet des F=E9es is seeking sub=
>missions of fairy tales, fairy tale related art, and fairy tale related arti=
>cles for our second issue, scheduled for publication in Spring 2006. Stories=
>  may be old tales in new skins or new tales in old skins; whichever they are=
>, they must be fairy tales. We prefer art that has been inspired by any of t=
>he classic or literary tales, conforming to the style of traditional fairy t=
>ale illustration. Finally, this leaves us with the matter of describing what=
>  a fairy tale is . and the search for scholarly explorations of the landscap=
>e of the fairy tale.
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>We are actively seeking academic papers relating to the history and developm=
>ent of the fairy tale, as well as those focusing on revisionist retellings t=
>hemselves.  Potential topics might include:
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>Exploration of any of the "original" literary fairy tale collections as exem=
>plars of their times.
>Examinations of techniques commonly employed in retellings - reversals of he=
>ro and villain, changes in perspective or setting,  subversions of tradition=
>al endings.
>Analysis of the works of individual authors of fairy tale retellings, such a=
>s Angela Carter, Emma Donoghue, or Tanith Lee.
>All manuscript submissions, including explanatory notes and the list of Work=
>s Cited, should be double-spaced in a size 12 font.  Neither embedded footno=
>tes nor generated footnotes should be used. Documentation should 
>follow the=20=
>MLA Style Manual (1999) with parenthetical citations in the text and a Works=
>  Cited list at the end. Only explanatory endnotes are needed.=20
>Reviews of queries, proposals, and papers will begin immediately: please sen=
>d papers as attachments simultaneously to:  [log in to unmask]
>  and [log in to unmask]
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>Deadline: January 15th.

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