News: Calls for Papers

"One of the little-understood responsibilities of the artist is to bear witness—in almost a religious sense—to certain things ... the experience of suffering, the humiliation of any form of persecution."
—Joyce Carol Oates, 1982

We invite submissions on all aspects of Joyce Carol Oates's writing, and are particularly interested in submissions treating those works and genres that have yet to receive significant critical attention.

Current Volume: Volume 5 (2020)


Book Reviews

Bearing Witness: Joyce Carol Oates Studies, Vol. 5

Editorial Board

Randy Souther
Contributing Editor
Eric Karl Anderson
Editorial Board
Susana Araújo
Gavin Cologne-Brookes
Joanne V. Creighton
Brenda Daly
Sharon L. Dean
Ellen Friedman
Greg Johnson
Elaine Showalter
Tanya Tromble
Linda Wagner-Martin
Gary Waller


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