Philament, the online journal of the arts and culture affiliated with the University of Sydney invites postgraduate scholars to contribute articles, fictocriticism, reviews, and opinions for...
Issue 14: Sense & Sensation
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 31st January, 2009
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"Ah well! It means much the same thing," said the Duchess, digging her sharp little chin into Alice's shoulder as she added, "and the moral of THAT is -'Take care of the sense, and the sounds will take care of themselves."

Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland.


"To the senseless nothing is more maddening than sense." 

Aldous Huxley, Island


Possible themes include, but are not limited to:

rationalism, affect, sensation fiction, media, tabloid media, celebrity, jouissance, pleasure, pain, feeling, nonsense, post-structuralism, the five senses, consciousness, sentience, semiotics, semantics, empiricism, artificial intelligence, perception, cognition, logic, philosophy of the mind, existentialism, commonsense, un-commonsense, extra-sensory perception, nonsense poetry

Philament accepts submissions from postgraduate students and scholars who have obtained their doctorate less than five years ago in the form of:

        Academic papers: up to 8,000 words.

        Opinion pieces: reviews (book, stage, screen, etc.), conference reports, short essays, responses to papers previously published in Philament issues. Limit of 1000 words.

        Creative Work: in the form of writing, images, sounds or a mixture of any or all three.  All submissions should be limited to three pieces.


All submissions may be sent as email attachment in a PC-readable format to: [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> 
Please also attach a submission form. Downloadable at: <>  

Academic papers must include endnotes and conform to the Philament house style of referencing (see <>  ).
Philament will only accept submissions not previously published and not under consideration elsewhere.
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