Call for essays on “Embodiment” at the Journal of Modern Literature

The Journal of Modern Literature invites submissions for a special cluster on “Embodiment in 20th and 21st-century literature and literary culture”

Topics addressed may include disability and diverse forms of corporeality and mindedness; pain and pleasure; sensory experience and mentation; new materialist approaches to embodiment; bodies and literary form.

How to submit

Submissions should conform to MLA 8th edition style for documentation and manuscript formatting, and should include a 100-150 word abstract and 3-5 keywords. Submissions must be under 9,000 words for the entire submission package, including the abstract, notes and works cited. No simultaneous submissions or previously published material.

Deadline February 1, 2018. Submit manuscripts as a Word or RTF attachment to We accept only electronic submissions.