Launch: Inaugural Issue of Octopus

Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2005 17:50:01 -0800
From: kelly kirshtner
Subject: Octopus: A Journal of Visual Studies
To: shannon kirshtner


The graduate students of the Program in Visual Studies at the University of California, Irvine are happy to announce the inaugural issue of Octopus, a new journal in the field of Visual Studies. Scheduled to be published each fall in print and online at, Octopus officially launched on December 1st with Volume 1 devoted to the subject of “Synaesthesia.”

We’re trying to get the word out to as many people as possible, so please forward this email to your listserv or to any others who may have an interest in this new interdisciplinary publication.

I hope this email finds you well and happy in this holiday season!


Kelly V. Kirshtner
On behalf of the Octopus Editorial Collective