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>Subject: CFP: Philament Issue 9: Liminal (4/30/06; journal issue)
>From: Philament <[log in to unmask]>
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>CFP: Philament: Cultural Studies and Literary Arts
>Deadline: April 30th, 2006 (critique and opinion for online journal)
>Publication: December 2006
>
>Philament, the online journal of cultural studies and literary arts
>affiliated with the University of Sydney
>http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/publications/philament , invites postgraduate
>scholars to contribute articles, fictocriticism, reviews, and opinions
>for:-
>
>Issue 9: Liminal
>
>SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 30, 2006
>send to: [log in to unmask]
>
>Philament is a free online journal of postgraduate scholarship in the
>fields of cultural studies and the literary arts. It is edited and
>published by students from the University of Sydney but aims to develop an
>intellectual community that has both an interdisciplinary and intercampus
>nature. Philament is designed to be a conduit for uninhibited academic
>debate, critical discussion and creative expression over a broad range of
>topics within the literary arts and cultural studies.
>
>Liminal
>
>"I live in the space between chaos and shape. I walk the line that
>continually threatens to lose its tautness under me, dropping me into the
>dark pit where there is no meaning."
>
>- Jeanette Winterson, The World and Other Places
>-
>Liminal [OED]
>  a. gen. Of or pertaining to the threshold or initial stage of a process.
>rare. b. spec. in Psychol. Of or pertaining to a ėlimenķ or ėthreshold.ķ
>
>  Possible themes include, but are not limited to:
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>Alchemy, Balancing, Becoming, Begin, Between You and Me, Blur, Border,
>Brink and Boundaries, Coastlines, Crossing the Gap, Crucible, Demarcation,
>Edge, Ego and Alter-ego, First Sensations, Frontiers, Harbours and Storms,
>Humpty Dumpty, Lines in the Sand, Moment of Change, Neither Here nor
>There, Next to Nothing, Point of No Return, Portals, Rims and Lips, Taking
>the Plunge, Teetering, Tertium non datur, This Page Left Intentionally
>Blank, Thresholds of Pain, and Windows of Opportunity
>
>Please note:
>We accept submissions in the form of:
>Academic papers: for peer-review with a word limit of up to 8,000 words.
>Opinion pieces: reviews (book, stage, screen, etc.), conference reports,
>short essays, responses to papers previously published in Philament
>issues. Word limit of 1000 words.
>
>Philament will only accept submissions that have not been previously
>published and are not under consideration elsewhere.
>
>All submissions may be sent as email attachment in a PC-readable format
>(preferably Microsoft Word) to [log in to unmask]
>
>
>  Please include attach the Philament submissions form which can be found on
>our website
>http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/publications/philament/submissions.htm and
>note that academic papers must include footnotes and conform to the
>Philament house style of referencing.
>
>
>For further information visit
>http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/publications/philament
>
>Elaine Minor
>Philament

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