Submitting materials to CORNER

 

Corner, an online journal dedicated to the avant-garde invites contributions that address issues related to the Avant-Garde Cinema, in particular the Hispanic Cinema. Essays, which may take any theoretical orientation, should address any of the following themes: Critical and theoretical approaches to the films of Luis Buñuel, Buñuel's legacy, The Erotics of Representation in the films of Luis Buñuel, Alejandro Jodorowsky and Eliseo Subiela, New Avant-Garde Films and Directors, Women in Surrealist Films, Surrealist elements in Contemporary Hispanic and Brazilian Cinema. We welcome studies with pictures and graphics. Papers Manuscripts in a language other than English, Spanish, French, Catalan, Italian or Portuguese should be accompanied by a translation in English or Spanish, printed and on disk. Papers should be 10-25 pages in length, including a bibliography and conforming to current MLA style guidelines. With your submission please include 150-word abstract. The deadline for submissions is July 15, 2000. If submitted via regular mail, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Address all inquiries to the editor, Carlota Caulfield, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Mills College, 5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94613 at amach@mills.edu. Submissions via e-mail must be send to ccaulfield@cornermag.org. (See below for technical specifications).

Corner also seeks material for a number of upcoming issues. The themes include: Surrealism and Latin America, Dada and Hispanic Artists and Writers, El Postismo, Latin American Avant-Garde and National Identity, The Action Poem, Hispanic Theater and The Vanguards. Essays on other themes related to the interests of the journal are also welcome. Interdisciplinary work is highly encouraged.

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

 

Text:

We invite essays in MLA style, with Content/Bibliographic [End] Notes, typed as text at the end of the paper, (that is, not using the footnotes feature in your word processing software) typed single spaced. Hard copy of manuscript must be accompanied together with text in digital, electronic format, on a 3.5-inch HD (High Density) diskettes (Mac or PC) or Zip cartridge (Mac only). Text must be submitted in RTF (Rich Text Format) files. The less formatting, the better.

(Text not submitted in RTF files will not be accepted for publication!)

Graphics:

Send graphics either in printed or electronic form. Graphics in printed form should have acceptable resolution and detail. Graphics in electronic form may be sent preferibly in Internet native graphic formats, that is, either as .gif or .jpg files, (preferibly .gif) at 72 dpi resolution (Mac or PC). As a second best option you can send pict files. Please, dont send any graphics using native application formats, like Freehand, Illustrator, Quark, Pagemaker, etc. As an exception, you can send native Photoshop files (Mac or PC) at 72 dpi resolution. Large graphic files could be sent compressed using Disk Doubler (Mac).

 

Send text and graphics to:

Carlota Caulfield, Editor
Corner

Mills College,
5000 MacArthur Blvd,
Oakland, CA 94613

 

Option:

You can send all text and graphic materials directly through the Internet either as Acrobat PDF files, HTML files, or as e-mail attachments. Send all electronic files to:

Webmaster, Corner magazine

However, If you are not extremely knowledgeable about the Internet, please contact our WebMaster for precise instructions before sending any materials directly through the Internet.

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