South Atlantic Review

The Journal of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association

The South Atlantic Review (SAR), formerly the South Atlantic Bulletin, was established in 1935 as the official quarterly publication of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association.


The editors of SAR welcome submissions of scholarly essays concerned with the study of language and literature. For more information regarding South Atlantic Review, its policies, and governance, please see the corresponding pages of this section.

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Call for Papers: Power of Poetry in the Modern World
Guest Editor: Nancy D. Hargrove, Mississippi State University

In conjunction with its 2011 Conference theme, “The Power of Poetry in the Modern World,” South Atlantic Review invites the submission of essays on any aspect of this topic for this special issue.

All submissions must be double-spaced and between 6,000 and 7,500 words in length, not including the Works Cited, and must be formatted in accordance with MLA style with endnotes.

We have extended our deadline for submissions to December 1, 2012. Please send all submissions to  E-mails should include the submitter’s name, affiliation, a brief bio, and the essay, attached as a Word document. 

Please direct inquiries to Jennifer Olive, Assistant Editor of the special issue, at .

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