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

Movements of the People, Symposia: The Journal of the Department for the Study of Religion, Volume VII (2015)   
Deadline: April 24, 2015

CFPs for the MAGic 2015 Conference, Anthropology and Global Health: Interrogating Theory, Policy and Practice, September 9-11, 2015, University of Sussex
Deadline: April 27, 2015

Social innovation in Global Health

Philanthropy and Global Health

What Emergency produces… Ebola and its artefacts

Taking account of context: anthropology in the evaluation of global health interventions

Anthropology in the time of Ebola: anthropological insights in a global health emergency

Collaborations and confusions: How to talk About Global Health?

Maternal precarity at the intersection of households and health systems

Ambivalent objects: Things, substances, commodities, and technologies in Global Health

Containers and the material life of Global Health

‘Stakeholder’ as an emerging keyword in global health cultures: but what are the stakes and who holds them?

How ‘global’ is Global Health? Mobility and (dis)connectivity in the Global Health enterprise

Contemporary Anthropology, PlatForum Anthropology Graduate Student Journal at the University of Victoria, Vol. 16, Spring 2015
Deadline: April 28, 2015
PlatForum Vol. 16 Call for Papers

5th Annual Meeting of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution (ESHE), September 10-12, 2015, British Museum, London, UK 
Deadline: April 30, 2015

Call for Chapter Proposals – Muslim Superheroes: Comics, Islam, and Representation
Deadline: April 30, 2015

From Possibility to Practice in Aging, Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) Conference, October 23-25, 2015, Calgary
Deadline Extended to April 30, 2015

Journal of Islamic law and Culture
Deadline Extended to April 30, 2015

ETNOFOOR: Anthropological Journal on Security
Deadline: May 1, 2015

Religious Subcultures in Unexpected Places, Special Online Collection to be published in the Open Library of Humanities
Deadline: May 1, 2015

Critical Militarisations, Critical Studies on Security
Deadline: May 1, 2015

Sectarianism in Islam and Muslim Communities, NAAIMS 44th annual conference, September 19, 2015, Brown University
Deadline: May 8, 2015

EHESS Annual Ethnography Meeting, October 14-15, 2015, Paris
Deadline: May 8, 2015

JDMM Special Issue on Marketing and Branding of Conflict-Ridden Destinations
Deadline: May 10, 2015

Colloque international jeunes chercheurs Sciences humaines et sociales, sciences du langage : méthodologies transversales, 10 -11 de diciembre de 2015, Universidad París Descartes – Paris Sorbonne Cité
Date limite des soumissions: 15 mai 2015

Language, Power and Identity in Asia: Creating and Crossing Language Boundaries, March 14-16, 2016, Leiden, Netherlands
Deadline: May 15, 2015

Call for Contributions for the Launch of  Demonstrations. Journal for Experiments in the Social Studies of Technology
Deadline: May 15, 2015

Anthropology of NGOs and Nonprofits, “NGO-graphies” – the Second NGOs and Nonprofits Conference, November 17-18, 2015, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Colorado
Deadline: May 15, 2015

Beyond the State’s Reach: Casino Spaces as Enclaves of Development or Lawlessness?, August 21-22, 2015, Center for Khmer Studies, Cambodia
Deadline: May 15, 2015

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

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

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

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

New Feminist Research, Resources for Feminist Research (RFR/DRF)
Submissions accepting 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
Further info:

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: