Announcements | Call for Papers
- Call for Papers at Texas Tech University
February 28, 2014: Call for Papers/Proposals for the 30th Annual Conference on The Advancement of Women, which will take place on the campus of Texas Tech University, Friday, April 17-19, 2014. We invite papers and panel proposals that explore the manifold meanings of movement and change as connected to, created by, and/or caught up in the presence of women's, gender, and identity issues, in both contemporary and historical frameworks. Interdisciplinary proposals, as well as those from the disciplines and specialty subject areas across the Texas Tech University campus, are welcome. We will be happy to consider proposals from the professional schools and the administrative offices, as well as those from scholarly areas where women have been historically under-represented, including mathematics, the agricultural and natural sciences, and technology and applied sciences. We also invite students, staff and faculty members in the social and behavioral sciences, the visual and performing arts, the communications fields, and the humanities to present their research. The Program Committee also issues a special invitation to interested parties from other colleges and universities, including Lubbock-area institutions, Angelo State University, and other institutions in the Southwest to present, to participate, and/or to attend this conference. Faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students are all invited to share their work, in the form of research findings, group or single-author projects, and works-in-progress in paper. For more information view the web site at: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/wstudies/call_for_papers_and_panels_2014.php
- Other CFPs, Fellowships, Programs, Workshops, Publications
November 8, 2013: Gender Studies Symposium, Gender/Power/Space, 33rd Annual Gender Studies Symposium, Portland, OR, March 5-7, 2014, Lewis & Clark College. You are invited to submit proposals for presentation. We are accepting proposalsWe are accepting proposals for individual papers (each lasting 15-20 minutes), full panels, hands-on workshops, roundtable discussions, readings, and artistic productions. [Please see our glossary here for definitions and additional details for each type of presentation.] All sessions will last sixty to ninety minutes. All presentations examining issues of gender and sexuality will be considered, but we especially welcome presentations focusing on questions of space, context, location, or environment.
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Calls with Open Deadline
NWSA Journal Editors: Becky Ropers-Huilman
Historical Encyclopedia of Women’s Reproductive Lives: From Ancient to Modern Editors: Sharmain van Blommestein
Journal of International Women's Studies Editors: Diana Fox, Executive Editor Suzanne Baker, Book Review Editor
Women's Studies International Forum Editors: Christine Zmroczek, Editor in Chief Denise Roman, European Editor
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS “BEST BI SHORT STORIES” Editors: Sheela Lambert
Qui Parle Editors: Diana Anders, Nima Bassiri, Michelle Branch, Kelvin Black, Peter Skafis
Journal of American Culture Theme Issue: The Greening -- or not -- of America – Editors: Jane Caputi and Suzanne Kelly
Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity Editors: Betina Entzminger
American Journalism, a quarterly journal sponsored by the American Journalism Historians Association Editors: Barbara Friedman, University of North Carolina
- Conferences of Interest
National Women's Studies Association, The 2012 Conference: Feminism Unbound: Imagining a Feminist Future will be held November 8 - 11, 2012 in Oakland, CA.
National Young Feminist Leadership Conference the 2012 National Young Feminist Leadership Conference will focus on the impact young women have when it comes to domestic and global issues and will be held March 31 and April 1, 2012 Washington, DC.