Call for Papers - Caribbean-Scottish Passages

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This is a call for proposals for contributions to a special interdisciplinary issue of the International Journal of Scottish Literature on 'Caribbean - Scottish Passages' (Issue 4, Spring/Summer 2008), edited by Gemma Robinson (Stirling University) and Carla Sassi (Verona University). We invite proposals (500 words) for articles of 7000 words in the fields of Art History, Cultural Studies, Film and Media Studies, History, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Politics, Publishing, Religious Studies, Social Geography and Sociology.

The aim of this issue is to bring into focus the complex cultural, social and political relationships between the Caribbean and Scotland. Topics may include, but are by no means limited to:

Please send your paper titles and 500-word proposals (with 'IJSL Caribbean - Scottish Passages' as the subject) to both and, along with a 2-page CV.

Proposals should reach the editors no later than 1 September 2007, with complete papers required by 1 March 2008.

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