Feminist Modernist Studies Call for Papers for Launching Special Double-Issue of Feminist Modernist Studies

Feminist Modernist Studies

Feminist Modernist Studies is seeking essays for a special, launching double-issue “New Feminist Modernisms,” falling into either of the following three categories:

  • “Think pieces” of between 4,000 and 9,000 words (double-spaced) on “the state of and/or future of feminist modernist studies” in literature/culture/art. These may address the field generally or apply to particular areas such as queer studies, African American studies, global studies, interdisciplinary studies etc. 
  • Essays of no more than 9,000 words on “modern women and ‘crossings.’”  These may include, but are not limited to, women crossing aesthetic styles, geographical borders, cultures, race/ethnicities in literature/culture/art—including dance, film, graphic art, etc. as well as literature.
  • Essays of no more than 9,000 words on “female and/or LGBTQ gender/sexuality/the body” in literature/culture/art.

Submission information

Submissions are due July 1, 2017 and should be sent directly to the editor Cassandra Laity at claity@utk.edu.

N.B. The journal is not yet accepting general submissions, so please only submit papers intended for this special double issue. Information regarding general submissions will follow in due course.

Editorial information