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Arthur B. Evans, Editor & Publisher
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Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Editor
Department of English
Greencastle, IN 46135 USA
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Joan Gordon, Editor
Nassau Community College
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Veronica Hollinger, Editor
Cultural Studies Program
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Carol McGuirk, Editor
Department of English
Florida Atlantic University
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561-297-3832; Fax 561-297-3807
Sherryl Vint, Editor
Department of English
University of California Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521 USA
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Darko Suvin, McGill University, 1973-80
Marc Angenot, McGill University, 1979-81
Charles Elkins, Florida International University, 1979-90
Robert M. Philmus, Concordia University, 1979-91
Brian W. Aldiss, Oxford (UK)
Paul K. Alkon, University of Southern California (USA)
Brian Attebery, Idaho State University (USA)
Andrea Bell, Hamline University (USA)
Russell Blackford, Monash University (Australia)
Mark Bould, University of the West of England (UK)
Andrew M. Butler, Canterbury Christ Church University College (UK)
Gerry Canavan, Marquette University (USA)
John Clute, London (UK)
Robert Crossley, University of Massachusets - Boston (USA)
Jane L. Donawerth, University of Maryland (USA)
Neil Easterbrook, Texas Christian University (USA)
Carl Freedman, Louisiana State University (USA)
Pawel Frelik, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University (Poland)
Elana Gomel, Tel-Aviv University (Israel)
Barry Keith Grant - Brock University (Canada)
N. Katherine Hayles, Duke University (USA)
Rachel Haywood Ferreira, Iowa State University (USA)
John Huntington, University of Illinois - Chicago (USA)
David Ketterer, Concordia University (Canada)
De Witt Douglas Kilgore, Indiana University (USA)
Brooks Landon, University of Iowa (USA)
Roger Luckhurst, University of London (UK)
Patrick A. McCarthy, University of Miami (USA)
Graham J. Murphy, Seneca College (Canada)
Patrick Parrinder, University of Reading (UK)
John Rieder, University of Hawaii, Manoa (USA)
Franz Rottensteiner, Vienna (Austria)
Nicholas Ruddick, University of Regina (Canada)
Steven Shaviro, Wayne State University (USA)
Vivian Sobchack, UCLA (USA)
Elizabeth Swanstrom, Florida Atlantic University (USA)
Takayuki Tatsumi, Keio University, Tokyo
David Wittenberg, University of Iowa (USA)
Gary K. Wolfe, Roosevelt University (USA)
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