Thematic Call for Papers

CALL FOR PAPERS 2019-2020 

 LEA - Lingue e Letterature d’Oriente e d’Occidente
Section «Literature and Visual Culture»

volumes 8-2019 and 9-2020

Section editor: Federico Fastelli (
Deadlines for proposals: 15 June 2019 / 15 June 2020
Publication dates: December 2019 / December 2020


The 2019 and 2020 issues of the LEA – Lingue e Letterature d’Oriente e d’Occidente journal will include sections devoted to the study of the relationship between literature and visual culture. A short description of the state of the art of research in this area can be consulted in the essay accompanying the CFP (

We invite scholars working in this field to send contributions to the section, in any of the following languages: Italian, English, German, French or Spanish, following the editorial guidelines. Selection can be made from the following topics: 

  • Theoretical studies on the relationship between literary texts and research on visual culture
  • Studies on iconotextual pratice
  • Studies of phototextual production
  • Studies on iconisms
  • Studies on “scopic regimes” in literary narrative
  • Studies on ékphrasis 

Please click here for more details: Italian English 

and LEA Guidelines Italian-English

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