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CFP: Addiction -- Janus Head 6(2)

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    CALL FOR PAPERS JANUS HEAD http://www.janushead.org Special Issue -- Fall 2003 (Volume 6, Issue 2): TOPIC: ADDICTION Deadline for submissions: April 15, 2003.
    Message 1 of 1 , Jan 12, 2003
      CALL FOR PAPERS

      JANUS HEAD
      http://www.janushead.org

      Special Issue -- Fall 2003 (Volume 6, Issue 2):

      TOPIC: ADDICTION

      Deadline for submissions: April 15, 2003.

      Janus Head is a bi-annual interdisciplinary journal that
      explores the intersections among continental philosophy,
      phenomenological psychology, literature and art.
      The journal features theoretical essays, qualitative
      studies, short fiction, poetry, and art.

      The editors are seeking submissions on the topic of
      addiction to be featured in the Fall 2003 special issue.

      Topics may include but are not limited to:

      - Interpretive and descriptive phenomenological analyses
      of addictions
      - Cultural differences and addiction
      - The social construction of addiction
      - Historical analyses of addiction (e.g., metabletics,
      genealogy)
      - Psychoanalytic, existential/phenomenological and/or
      postmodern approaches to understanding and/or treating
      addiction
      - Critical theory and addiction
      - Short fiction or poetry in which addiction is thematic
      - Addiction and embodiment
      - Addiction and the desiring subject
      - Narrative approaches to addiction
      - Metaphors of addiction
      - Addiction and gender
      - Addiction and social class
      - Work and addiction
      - Love and addiction
      - Religion and addiction
      - Analyses of fictional accounts of addiction

      Guidelines for Submissions

      Janus Head follows APA guidelines for its review process
      (peer review):

      In general, Janus Head editors and reviewers look for
      work that speaks to the Janus Head attitude of
      "respect and openness to the various manifestations of
      truth in human experience and the fostering of
      understanding through meditative thinking, narrative
      structure, and poetic imagination."

      CRITERIA FOR ESSAYS: Submissions should be no
      longer than 7000 words (about 28 pages or shorter).
      Please include a cover letter, a short biography, and
      correspondence information. Works should be typed
      and double-spaced. Format requirements:
      APA or MLA styles (footnotes should be placed at the
      end of paper). Submit one disk and two (2) copies to
      the address below. Email submissions will not be
      accepted!

      CRITERIA FOR SHORT FICTION & POETRY:
      Please include a cover letter, a short biography, and
      correspondence information. Short fiction should be typed
      and double-spaced and should be no longer than 7000 words
      (about 28 pages or shorter). Poetry should be typed in the
      format in which it should be printed. Three to five poems are
      the suggested number for poetry submissions. Submit one disk
      and two (2) copies to the address below. Poetry, if 300 words
      or less, may be sent via email as an attached Word document
      (please include full correspondence address).

      CRITERIA FOR ARTWORK: We are seeking artists for
      submissions of portfolios to feature in the journal.
      Photos, slides, and/or electronic images are the preferred
      formats. Please email the editors if you have any questions.

      If your submission does not follow these guidelines, it will
      not be reviewed.

      NOTE:
      1. Please include a SASE if you would like your materials
      returned to you.
      2. Copyright reverts back to the author upon publication.
      Janus Head reserves the right to re-print the work for
      promotional purposes, retrospective anthologies or other
      special print editions of the journal.
      3. Contributors will receive a complimentary copy of the issue
      in which their work appears.

      Please send to:

      Editors
      Janus Head
      P.O. Box 7914
      Pittsburgh, PA 15216-0914

      Authors should include their e-mail address. Notice of receipt
      of materials can be obtained by email.

      Thank you,
      The Editors

      Janus Head
      http://www.janushead.org
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