CFP Divination Themes in Mythopoeic Literature, Special Issue of Mythlore (Spring 2018)

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Call for Papers
July 15, 2017 to August 30, 2017
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Popular Culture Studies
Guest Edited by Emily E. Auger

Deadline August 30, 2017

The theme of divination is usually expressed in literature as fortune-telling (astrology, tarot, runes, etc.), oracular pronouncements, or prophecy, and is a frequent element of mythopoeic literature and its sources, which this special issue will explore. Papers on specific works and/or the works of specific authors, including comparative treatments, are particularly welcome, as are studies of divination in folklore, fairy tale, myth, and medieval literature.

Please consult the Mythlore Submissions webpage for information about the journal and for a style sheet.

All papers should be submitted to Janet Brennan Croft, editor of Mythlore

Queries may be sent to Janet Brennan Croft or Emily E. Auger

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