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February 1, 2014

CFP: War and Life Writing

Journal: Comparative Literature and Culture
Editors: Louise O. Vasvari and I-Chun Wang
Submission deadline for papers: May 31, 2014
Description: »Throughout history, humans share(d) similar experiences in war: they narrate their experiences and document suffering, trauma, dislocation, memory, etc. Life writing on war is often about (im)migration, separation, and dreams of return. The guest editors of the special issue on War and Life Writing invite studies on life writing in all its forms: auto/biography, memoir, testimony, diaries, letters, works in media other than print, as well as visual representation of war from all periods of human history. The preferred theoretical background of work is (comparative) cultural studies.«

More information: CFP website