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e would like to welcome further contributions to the Special Issue on 'Water', in article or creative form. The deadline has thus been extended till Friday 30 June.

The Australasian Journal of Victorian Studies welcomes contributions of scholarly research and creative writing on nineteenth-century representations of water and its significance.

Topics include but are not limited to:

This special edition will be launched at the AVSA 2023 conference.

Essays and creative pieces should be submitted to AJVS by Friday 30 June, 2023.

Scholarly Essays: 5000-8000 words

Creative writing: Up to 2000 words prose or up to 4 pages of poetry.

Enquires should be sent to Lesa Scholl (, Helen Blythe (, or Alexandra Lewis (

Last modified 30 May 2023