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Call for Papers    

 

The Sound and Fury of Literary Competition:
Essays on William Faulkner and Ernest Hemingway
Deadline: November 15, 2003

Essays comparing the works, lives, critical receptions and cultural trajectories of Ernest Hemingway and William Faulkner are invited for collective submission as a "special issue" of The Hemingway Review. Essays can take on a variety of approaches and involve a variety of themes, though central to each must be questions of the relationship between Hemingway and Faulkner as literary competitors in twentieth century America. Initial inquires and papers, emailed as MS Word attachments, should be sent to Randy Boyagoda, English Department, Boston University (mailto:boyagoda@bu.edu?Subject=Re: CFP: Hemingway and Faulkner (11/15/03; journal issue)&In-Reply-To=<200307302243.h6UMh3ct028441@dept.english.upenn.edu>).

Papers should be approximately 20 pp. with notes and Works Cited. If you have a "note" (brief article) to submit on Hemingway and Faulkner, it should be 8 pages. Submissions must conform to the style requirements of The Hemingway Review (go to http://www.hemingwaysociety.org/submissions.htm for details).

Papers must be submitted no later than November 15, 2003. Hard copies can be
mailed to the address below.

Randy Boyagoda
Department of English
Boston University
236 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 358-2549
mailto:boyagoda@bu.edu