ICYMI: New & Notable Articles (15 April 2024)

Promotional tile featuring the title: ICYMI In Case You Missed It, New & Notable Articles of the Week; a collage of covers of the featured journals, and a list of the articles featured at the blog

Each week, we collect the articles that we posted in the last week and put them all in one place, right here on the blog. So no worries if you missed an article we posted to Facebook, X/Twitter, Mastodon, Threads, Bluesky, Instagram and/or LinkedIn

Here they are, In Case You Missed It: 

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MLN Forum: Translators Reimagine Literary Citizenship in the Academy

Eleni Theodoropoulos and Bradley Harmon

MLN
Volume 138, Number 5, December 2023

How and when will translation receive recognition for its crucial role in the academic ecosystem? 

Spanning the Hopkins Press blog & 9 articles in a new special issue of MLN, it's a lively and thoughtful 10-scholar forum, open access for a year thru March 2025
 

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Queer Data: Ronald Firbank and the Information Economy

Michael McCluskey

Cusp: Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century Cultures
Volume 2, Number 1, Winter 2024

How do data & early 20th century literary culture interact, and can data aesthetics help us better understand writer Ronald Firbank?

In the new Cusp, read about Firbank’s camp and elusive style and how the information economy can help elucidate his work.

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Kate Hext, Kristin Mahoney, and Alex Murray

Cusp: Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century Cultures

This January, Cusp: Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century Cultures became the sixth Hopkins Press journal crowned Best New Journal by Council of Editors of Learned Journals 

We gathered the editors—Kate Hext, Kristin Mahoney, and Alex Murray—for a roundtable blog discussion on founding a journal and what's next for Cusp.

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True Crime: An Interview with George Elliott Clarke

Nathan L. Grant

African American Review
Volume 56, Number 3, Fall 2023

An interview with Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke highlights his newest book J’Accuse…! and its themes of social injustice, race relations in Canada, and misogyny through the lens of poetry, memoir, and narrative

Free thru 19 April in then new African American Review
 

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Smoking Sephardic?: The Schinasi Brothers and Their Sephardic, Jewish, Ottoman, and Turkish Ethnic Enterprise

James Benjamin Nadel

American Jewish History
Volume 107, Number 2/3, April/July 2023

The Schinasi Brothers rose into the highest echelons of New York City at the turn of the 20th century, building a global cigarette company

Read their fascinating history free thru 19 April in the new issue of American Jewish History
 

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Pheoby’s Queer Quietness in Their Eyes Were Watching God

Benjamin Bagocius

Mississippi Quarterly
Volume 75, Number 4, 2022

Zora Neale Huston’s 1937 novel “Their Eyes were Watching God” features Pheoby Watson, a character who invites queer discourse by unsettling cisheterosexual storylines

Benjamin Bagocius explores the portrayal in the new Mississippi Quarterly, free thru 19 April 

 

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"Friends, not food": Depictions of Animals in Vegan Picturebooks

Anastassiya Andrianova

Children's Literature Association Quarterly
Volume 48, Number 3, Fall 2023

Anastassiya Andrianova discusses how vegan picturebooks should not only discuss veganism as a dietary practice, but also as a philosophy

Read more, free thru 19 April in the new issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly.
 

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Cover image of Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality
Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality
Interim Editor :

Glen G. Scorgie, Bethel University

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The Review of Higher Education
Editors :

Penny A. Pasque, The Ohio State University; Thomas F. Nelson Laird, Indiana University, Bloomington

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Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics: A Journal of Qualitative Research
Editors :

James M. DuBois, Washington University in St. Louis; Ana S. Iltis, Wake Forest University; and  Heidi Walsh, Washington University in St. Louis

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College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies
Editor :

Megan Corbin, West Chester University

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Configurations
Editors :

Melissa M. Littlefield, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Rajani Sudan, Southern Methodist University

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SubStance
Editors :

David F. Bell, Duke University; Pierre Cassou-Noguès, Université de Paris 8; Églantine Colon, California Institute of the Arts; Marion Froger, Université de Montréal; Paul A. Harris, Loyola Marymount University; Eric Méchoulan, Université de Montréal; Thangam Ravindranathan, Brown University; and Rebecca Walkowitz, Rutgers University

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The Hopkins Review
Editor in Chief :

Dora Malech, Johns Hopkins University

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The Lion and the Unicorn
Editors :

David L. Russell, Ferris State University; Karin E. Westman, Kansas State University; and Naomi J. Wood, Kansas State University

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Eighteenth-Century Studies
Editor :

Ramesh Mallipeddi, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

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