Tuesday, July 20, 2004

journal issue deadline extended

Thanks to Kim Cordingly for passing on information on this interesting
publication outlet for Disability Studies work.


-----Original Message-----
From: Kim Cordingly [mailto:cordingly@jan.wvu.edu]
Sent: Tuesday, July 20, 2004 8:00 AM
Subject: FWD - UPDATE: Disability (8/15/04; journal issue

Thought this might of interest to the group.
-Kim Cordingly

UPDATE: Disability (8/15/04; journal issue deadline extended)

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and social
sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and poetry.
URL: http://www.uprm.edu/atenea

The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
edition (June 2005) on disability issues. Essays may address a wide variety
of topics such as the issues of disability studies as a field;
representations of disability in literature, film, popular culture, the
media; the intersections of gender, sexuality, race, politics and

Atenea is published by the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, which
sponsored "The Discourse of Disability/Congreso Otras Habilidades," the
first conference devoted to disability and the arts, in March 1993.
The conference program may be viewed at this site:

Submissions in either English or Spanish are welcome (see the guidelines

Deadline for submission for this issue: 15 August 2004.
1. Essays (4000-5000 words) and book reviews (500-900 words) should follow
MLA format and be accompanied by a brief abstract (250 words) on a separate
2. Poetry and fiction should not exceed 8 pages.
3. The author's name should only appear on a separate title page, which also
provides his or her postal and email addresses, phone and fax numbers, and
institutional affiliation.
4. Email enquiries are welcome (atenea@uprm.edu), but electronic submissions
are not considered. If the submitted piece is accepted, the author will be
asked to provide a copy in MS Word format.
5. All submissions should be mailed in triplicate to the editor.

Postal address:

Nandita Batra
Editor, Revista Atenea
Department of English - Box 9265
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00681

Address for Fed Ex, UPS, and other courier services:

Nandita Batra
Editor, Revista Atenea
Department of English
Chardon 323
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00680

Antes ahora y siempre COLEGIO
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez

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