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Special issue

The ECF special issue “Material Fictions” is coming out soon: read ECF 31.1 at the end of October 2018 via Project MUSE, and then 31.2 in late January 2019, also online  at Project MUSE. And at the University of Toronto Press journals website. This two-part special issue is co-edited by Dr. Eugenia Zuroski, McMaster University, and Dr. Michael…

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Virtual Issues of ECF

The ECF editors offer a new feature: Virtual issues of ECF articles on timely topics that are curated by international scholars. Read the first virtual issue UTOPIA, curated by and with an introduction by Jason H. Pearl, Florida International University:   ecf.humanities.mcmaster.ca/utopia/ AMERICA, April 2018, curator Paul Downes, University of Toronto Romancières des Lumières, July 2018, dir. Isabelle…

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Eighteenth-Century Fiction relies on an esteemed, international group of 18th-century scholars as the ECF editorial board: Editor Eugenia Zuroski, McMaster University Associate Editors: Peter Walmsley, McMaster University | James Fowler, University of Kent | Joël Castonguay-Bélanger, UBC | Catriona Seth, University of Oxford Book Review Editors: April London, Ottawa University | Julie Murray, Carleton University |…

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ASECS and V21 For the 2018 ASECS conference program, Katarzyna Bartoszynska and Eugenia Zuroski circulated a call for contributions to a roundtable responding to the V21 Collective’s intervention in nineteenth-century studies and the possibilities it presented for reflecting on current problems and critical approaches in eighteenth-century studies. The roundtable featured brief talks by five scholars —…

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ECF wins CELJ Voyager Award

The Council of Editors of Learned Journals http://www.celj.org  (CELJ) has awarded Eighteenth-Century Fiction the CELJ 2017 Voyager Award for excellence in any journal covering the period 1500–1800! ecf.humanities.mcmaster.ca ECF Editor Eugenia Zuroski, McMaster University: “The CELJ judges were especially impressed by special issue Mediating Richardson, guest editors Sören Hammerschmidt and Louise Curran. Read “Mediating Richardson” on Project…

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Submission time line

The ECF Editors ask authors to allow four months from the date of submission to get through the peer review process. The ECF Editors do not send every manuscript to external peer reviewers; for some submissions, the editors provide in-house peer review. For 2017, the average response time has been about two months from the…

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Utopia

The ECF editors offer a new feature: Virtual issues of ECF articles on timely topics that are curated by international scholars. The first virtual issue is: UTOPIA, curated by and with an introduction by Jason H. Pearl, Florida International University: ecf.humanities.mcmaster.ca/utopia/.

ECF compiled a list of excellent places to locate public domain eighteenth-century images, with no restrictions on use and no fees. These museums and libraries add new high-resolution images all the time. See the image for the list. 

Another issue added to the ECF journal archive: read the back issues for free right here on the ECF website. Volumes 1-20 articles are up now! And 21.1, special issue Death/La Mort is now available. Les archives de la revue ECF: des volumes 1-21, lire gratuitement ici sur le site web d’ECF. Les volumes 1-21 sont…

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