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

Continuity and Change, Society for Applied Anthropology Meetings, March 24-28, 2015, Pittsburgh
Posted: September 10, 2014

Gendered Perspectives on International Development (GPID) Working Papers
Posted: September 23, 2014

Death, Inequality and Social Difference, Social Aspects of Death, Dying and Bereavement British Sociological Association Study Group, November 14, 2014, London, UK
Deadline: September 19, 2014

Religious Studies: Then and Now, Journal of Religion and Culture Vol. 25, 2015
Deadline: September 28, 2014

Ancient Cultures Clash in the Lands of the Bible, International Archaeology Conference, June 22-23, 2014, Jerusalem
Deadline: September 30, 2014

2nd Annual International Conference on Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS 2014), November 24-25, 2014, Singapore
Deadline Extended to September 30, 2014

Digital Intimacies: Exploring digital media and intimate lives in the Middle East, Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2014

Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media, and Technology Issue 8 on Gender, Globalization and the Digital
Deadline: September 30, 2014

Anti-Jewish and Anti-Muslim Racisms and the Question of Palestine/Israel, February 10, 2015, SOAS London
Deadline: September 30, 2014

Food and Sustainability: Towards a Culinary Ecology, Northeast Modern Language Association 46th Annual Convention, Toronto, Ontario, April 30-May 3, 2015
Deadline: September 30, 2014

Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture, Issue 4
Deadline: September 30, 2014

22nd IFSSO General Conference – Glocalization: Social Scientific Approach towards Social Design for the Creation of a Multicultural Society, May  30-31, 2015, Seijo University, Tokyo
Deadline: September 30, 2014

From Contention to Social Change: Rethinking the Consequences of Social Movements and Cycles of Protests, ESA Research Network on Social Movements – Midterm Conference, Feb. 19-20, 2015, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Deadline: September 30, 2014

Journal of Anthropology and Archaeology, Vol. 2 No. 2
Deadline: September 30, 2014

The Sociolinguistics of Globalization: (De)centring and (de)standardization, June 3-6, 2015, University of Hong Kong
Deadline: September 30, 2014

Call for Panelists: Anthropologists at the Intersections of Applied Anthropology and Criminal Justice, Society for the Applied Anthropology Meeting, March 24-28, 2015, Pittsburg
Deadline: October 6, 2014

Postwar: An American Studies Symposium, March 27-28, 2015, Princeton University
Deadline: October 15, 2014

Food, Internet & Social Media, 39th International Commission on the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (ICAF) Conference, Dec. 4-6, 2014, Montánchez, Spain
Deadline: October 15, 2014

“Socialism for the Twenty-first Century” Seventeenth International Conference, and
“The Influence of Philosophy and the Social Science on the Cultural Heritage of the countries of the American Mediterranean” Eighth International Colloquium, University of Havana, Cuba, November 19-21, 2014
Deadline: October 15, 2014

Stalled Revolutions? Gender Inequality in the 21st Century, Southern Sociological Society Annual Meeting,  March 25-28, 2015, New Orleans
Deadline: October 24, 2014

International Convention of Asia Scholars, July 5-9, 2015, Adelaide, Australia
Deadline Extended to October 30, 2014

Contemporary Congolese Studies, Congo Research Network Conference, University of Cambridge, June 11-12, 2014
Deadline: October 31, 2014

Archaeological Review from Cambridge, Issue 30.2,  “Archaeology: Myths within and without”.
Deadline: October 31, 2014!topic/american-association-of-southeast-asian-archaeologists/yUICpHN_O90

The Global Financial Crisis and the Moral Economy: Local Impacts and Opportunities, IUAES Commission on Urban Anthropology Annual Conference, June 18-20, 2015, CUNY Brooklyn
Deadline: November 1, 2014;8134c7d0.1409

Development, Urban Space, and Human Rights in Africa, April 3-5, 2015 Austin, Texas
Deadline: November 1, 2014

British Association of Near Eastern Archaeology 2015 Conference, January 7-9, 2015, University College London
Deadline: November 1, 2014

Global Halal, An International Conference on Muslims and the Cultural Politics of the Permissible, February 19-21, 2015, Michigan Status University
Deadline: November 1, 2014

Call for Chapter Contributions: Intimate Economies: Bodies, Emotions and Sexualities on the Global Market Edited by Susanne Hofmann and Adi Moreno
Deadline: November 1, 2014

8th European Conference on Iranian Studies, September 15-19, 2015, St. Petersburg
Deadline: November 1, 2014

Medical Humanities: Health and Illness in Popular Culture, PCA-ACA National Conference, April 1-4, 2015, New Orleans, Louisiana
Deadline: November 4, 2014

Cases, Ethnographies, Comparisons: Theorizing Global Urbanism in/from Latin America, Association of American Geographers (AAG) Conference, April 21-25, Chicago
Deadline: November 5, 2014;3d0a512e.1409

Artistic Interventions. Histories, Cartographies and Politics in Asia, March 30-31, 2015, Hong Kong Baptist University
Deadline: November 15, 2014

Dimensions of Political Ecology Conference, February 26-28, University of Kentucky
Deadline: November 17, 2014!call-for-sessions/c5nx

Special Journal Issue on ‘The Anthropology of Beauty Work and Aesthetic Body Modifications’ by Sociologus – Journal for Social Anthropology
Deadline: November 23, 2014

Pursuing Justice in Africa Conference, March 27-28, 2015, University of Cambridge
Deadline: November 28, 2014

Educating Underground: Teaching for Sustainability and the Planet in Unsustainable Environments, Panel/Roundtable at ASLE 2015
Deadline: November 30, 2014

Chiasma, Journal of Theory and Criticism, What the teaching of being does and doesn’t do tomorrow
Deadline: December 1, 2014

Everyday Encounters with Violence: Critical Feminist Perspectives, Feminist and Women’s Studies Association (FWSA) Conference, September 9-11, 2015, University of Leeds, UK
Deadline: December 1, 2014;57749a6f.1407

Special Issue: “Migrant Narratives and Ethnographic Tropes: Navigating Tragedy, Creating Possibilities”, Journal of Contemporary Ethnography
Deadline: December 1, 2014

Singleton Chair 2015, Ethnography of social and development policies in the context of global commodification, Université catholique de Louvain
Deadline: December 15, 2014

Contingent Horizons, York University’s Student Journal of Anthropology, Volume 2
Deadline: December 15, 2014

Religion, Tradition and Inter-Faith Relations in the Muslim World, 32nd Annual Conference of the American Council for the Study of Islamic Societies, April 17-18, 2015, Villanova University
Deadline: January 15, 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: