Special Issue of Victorian Poetry - Edited by Dr Michael J. Sullivan

Special Issue of Victorian Poetry: Alfred Tennyson

Guest Editor: Dr Michael J. Sullivan (University of Oxford)


Call for Papers Deadline: 20 September 2019

Address for Submissions: michael.sullivan@chch.ox.ac.uk


Submissions are invited for articles concerning any aspects of the style, influences, and literary connections of Alfred Tennyson, to feature in a special issue of Victorian Poetry planned for publication in the spring of 2021. Appearing against the backdrop of a series of new monographs on Tennyson’s verse and literary inheritance, the special issue will feature seven essays that aim to advance the field of Tennyson Studies. 


Proposals should take the form of an abstract of c. 250—500 words, to be received by 20 September 2019. The author’s name, affiliation, and contact address should appear on the title page of the abstract, which should follow The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition. For successful submissions, full articles of 6,000—8,000 words will be due for completion by February 2020.


The editor is happy to answer queries, at michael.sullivan@chch.ox.ac.uk