CFP for Book on Soccer

As the most popular mass spectator sport across the world, soccer generates key moments of significance on and off the field, encapsulated in events that create metaphors and memories, with wider social, cultural, psychological, political, commercial and aesthetic implications. Since its inception as a modern game, the history of soccer is replete with events that … Continue reading CFP for Book on Soccer

Sports and Resistance CFP

Callaloo invites complete submissions for a special issue devoted to the interdisciplinary examination of sports guest edited by Eric Henderson (Stratagem Entertainment), Miya Knights (Middleton-On-Sea, UK), John McCluskey, Jr. (Indiana University), and Pellom McDaniels III (Emory University). Project Description It should come as no surprise that someone like Colin Kaepernick has emerged from the age of … Continue reading Sports and Resistance CFP

Race and Yoga

The full issue of Race and Yoga 2.1 (2017) is available now.  This special issue titled "Sassin' Through Sadhana", guest edited by Drs. Rachel Panton and Stephanie Y. Davis, features 7 personal narratives by Black women yoginis and teachers.  Check out this important contribution by Black women whose voices and bodies are under-represented in mainstream yoga and … Continue reading Race and Yoga

Horror Deadline Fast Approaching

CFP: Horror Comes Home Deadline for Abstracts: 1/15/18; Essays: 8/1/18 The horror genre in film and television is no stranger to images of home. As Carol Clover notes, most horror occurs within a “terrible place,” often a space that, in fact, represents home, transforming it from a refuge to a prison or a supernatural battleground. How do … Continue reading Horror Deadline Fast Approaching

CFP: Journal of American Popular Culture

Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture, 1900 to present, seeks American Studies submissions no longer than 10,000 words in MLA format. Articles must by analytical, original, and focus on some aspect of American Studies, especially pertaining to popular culture in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Please go here for more details: http://americanpopularculture.com/journal/call_for_papers.htm If you would … Continue reading CFP: Journal of American Popular Culture

CFP: Black Ball

Call for papers for the Annual publication Black Ball, published by McFarland Publishing.  This is a peer reviewed journal focusing on the history of black baseball.  The 2019 journal will include a special section focusing on barnstorming and minor negro league teams and their history. Send inquiries or papers to the editor, Dr. Leslie Heaphy.  … Continue reading CFP: Black Ball

Masculinities Journal CFP

Call for Papers for 9th Issue of Masculinities: A Journal of Identity and Culture Critical studies on men and masculinities is a developing and interdisciplinary field of inquiry, flourished in association with the feminist and LGBTQ studies since its establishment in the 1980’s by the substantial efforts of authors such as Raewyn Connell, Michael Kimmel, … Continue reading Masculinities Journal CFP

Blackness in Graphic Novels

This edited volume will offer an opportunity for authors to investigate the ways in which blackness is reimagined in both mainstream and independent comics. Specifically, I propose responding to the following questions: What are the ways in which heroism is redefined by black characters? How are black futures reimagined? What gendered arguments are made through … Continue reading Blackness in Graphic Novels

Jewish Sports Heritage CFP

With the 2018 volume "Jewish Sports Heritage" will focus on writing on any aspect of Jewish involvement in the world of sports. The journal will no longer be published quarterly, just one time/year, so this will be an expanded volume. We seek compelling essays, insightful commentaries and critical analyses. Jewish Sports Heritage Association is accepting … Continue reading Jewish Sports Heritage CFP

Future of Monument Culture CFP

In 2017, a year of difficult and often appalling events both on the national and international stage, monument culture unexpectedly became the centerpiece of discussion, protest, activism, and vandalism. Scholars and preservationists witnessed monument culture move from the margins to the center of society, both in the United States and in many other countries around … Continue reading Future of Monument Culture CFP