The International Society for Contemporary Legend Research (ISCLR) announces that the deadline for nominations for this year’s Linda Dégh LIfetime Achievement Award is March 18, 2019.
To nominate a candidate for this award, please send a cover letter and a list of the candidate’s achievements to the committee’s chair, Theo Meder: Theo.Meder@Meertens.knaw.nl
In the cover letter, please explain why the candidate should become the winner of the Linda Dégh Lifetime Achievement Award for Legend Scholarship. The list can include scholarly positions, publications and other scholarly works, honors, service to ISCLR and other organizations, and other relevant information. Please limit the cover letter to one page and the list of achievements to one or two pages. Further information about the award may be found here.
ISCLR also announces it is time to submit papers for the student essay prize given annually in honour of the memory of Dr. David Buchan. Written submissions are due May 1, 2019. Submission details and all additional information may be found here.
ISCLR also announces that it is time to submit published books, eligible for the annual book prize in honour of Brian McConnell. Three copies of each book submitted for the award should reach the judges by March 31, 2019. Submission details and all additional information may be found here.
Contemporary Legend, the scholarly journal published annually by the International Society for Contemporary Legend Research, is accepting submissions for the 2016 issue.
If you wish to be included in the 2017 issue, please send submissions to both co-editors by May 1, 2017. Please email copies in Word (.doc or .docx) to:
Ian Brodie Andrea Kitta
Dept. of History and Culture Department of English
Cape Breton University East Carolina University
1250 Grand Lake Road Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Sydney, NS B1P 6L2 USA