Calls For Papers

Note that additional Calls For Papers can be found in the biweekly Anthropology Departmental Newsletters, and are also distributed via the Departmental Notices Listserv.

See also the McGill Sociological Review list of Graduate Student Conferences and CFPs at

Beware of “predatory journals”! See Jeffrey Beall’s list at

Exploring Other Worlds: Constructing, Locating, and Navigating Imagined Religious Space,  Religious Studies Graduate Student Conference, October 1-2, 2015, Stanford University
Deadline: May 18, 2015

Personalised health and care in the Internet of Things, workshop at the British Human Computer Interaction Conference, July 13-17, 2015, University of Lincoln
Deadline: May 21, 2015

PlatForum, Anthropology Graduate Student Journal, University of Victoria
Deadline Extended to May 25, 2015
PlatForum Call for Papers

Social Class in the 21st Century: Intersections between class, gender and sexuality revisited, October 22-23, 2015, Amsterdam Research Centre for Gender and Sexuality (ARC-GS)
Deadline: May 29, 2015

Directions Winter 2015 Issue: The Power of Words, Canadian Race Relations Foundation Academic Journal
Deadline: May 30, 2015

CadernosAA Special Issue – Microtopias: Connections in Anthropology, Art, Relationality and Creativity
Deadline: May 31, 2015

International Conference on Beauty and the Norm: Debating Standardization in Bodily Appearance, April 6-8, 2016, Bayreuth University
Deadline: June 5, 2015

Ocean of Law: Intermixed Legal Systems across the Indian Ocean World, 1550-1950, December 7-9, 2015, Leiden University
Deadline: June 10, 2015

Culture, Language, and Social Practice (CLASP) Conference, October 3-5, 2015, Boulder, Colorado
Deadline: June 15, 2015

Damned Facts: Fortean Approaches to the Study of Religion Edited by Jack Hunter
Deadline: June 15, 2015

Power and the Mediterranean, November 13-15, 2015, University of Michigan
Deadline: June 15, 2015

Rāhē najāt (The path of salvation): Religious and social dynamics amongst mercantile communities of the western Indian Ocean, November 12-13, 2015, Florida International University, Miami
Deadline: June 15, 2015

The Gender and Sexuality of Militarization, War, and Violence, Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies
Deadline: June 15, 2015

Religion, Ethics, and Economic Life, British Association for the Study of Religions Annual Conference, September 7-9, 2015, University of Kent
Deadline: June 15, 2015

Religious Ideas and Scientific Thought, McGill Centre for Research on Religion Graduate Student Conference, September 25-26, 2015, McGill University
Deadline: June 30, 2015

Health Equity, Health Tomorrow: Interdisciplinarity and Internationality York University journal
Deadline: June 30, 2015

A Call to Action: The Past and Future of Historical Archaeology, Society for Historical Archaeology (SHA) Annual Meeting, January 6-9, 2016, Washington, D.C.
Deadline: June 30, 2015

Islamophobia and Surveillance: Genealogies of a Global Order, September 25, 2015, Edge Hill University, UK
Deadline: June 30, 2015

Corpses, Burials and Infection Conference, December 4–5, 2015, University of Cambridge
Deadline: July 1, 2015

Languages of Gender and Sexuality, Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies Vol. 12:1
Deadline: July 15, 2015

Speaking, Listening, Interpreting: The Critical Engagements of Oral History, XIXth International Oral History Conference
Deadline: July 30, 2015

The Process of Differentiation: Language Practices and their Social Interpretation, Applied Linguistics Conference, January 20-22, 2016, University of Geneva
Deadline: July 31, 2015

Sexed Religion: Exploring Religious constructs of Gender and Sexuality, Concordia’s Graduate Journal of Religion and Culture (JRC)
Deadline: August 1, 2015

International Journal of Student Research in Archaeology
Deadline: September 1, 2015

Society for American Archaeology 81st Annual Meeting, April 6-10, 2016, Orlando, Florida
Deadline: September 10, 2015

Agency In Motion, Contemporaneity, Issue 5
Deadline: September 15, 2015

World Anthropologies and Privatization of Knowledge: Engaging Anthropology in Public, IUAES Intercongress, May 4-9, 2016, Dubrovnik
Deadline: September 30, 2015

Religious Education & Islamic Popular Culture in Asia and the Middle East, International Conference, May 26-28, 2016, Philipps-Universität, Marburg, Germany
Deadline: October 1, 2015

Inheriting the City: Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage, March 31-April 4, 2016, Taipei, Taiwan
Deadline: October 15, 2015

New Feminist Research, Resources for Feminist Research (RFR/DRF)
Submissions accepting on a rolling basis

Online Journal of African Affairs
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis

Class, Race and Corporate Power Open Access Journal
Submissions accepting on a rolling basis

Call for Submissions – Health & Human Rights: An International Journal
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis

Call for Graduate Student Papers – Regulating Religion E-Journal
Papers are accepting on an on-going basis
For further info click here.

Online Journal of Social Science Research (Open Access)
Papers accepted on an ongoing basis.

International Journal of Transpersonal Studies
The International Journal of Transpersonal Studies plans to publish Special Topic sections on the
following subject areas during 2012-2014:
*Transpersonal Anthropology
*Transpersonal Sociology
*Expressive Art Therapies
*Spiritually-Informed Social Activism

Further info: