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

8th Annual Ethnic and Pluralism Studies Graduate Research Conference, January 29-30, 2015, Munk School of Global Affairs
Deadline: October 17, 2014

The Sociolinguistics of Globalization: (De)centring and (de)standardization, June 3-6, 2015, University of Hong Kong
Deadline Extended to October 20, 2014

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

20th Annual World Convention of the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN), April 23-25, 2015, Columbia University
Deadline: October 29, 2014

Terror and the Tour, Interdisciplinary Colloquium, April 9-11, 2015, University of Roehampton
Deadline: October 30, 2014;625a6f53.1408

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

Transnational and Transgenerational in Central and West Asia and their Diasporas, March 14-16, 2015, Melbourne
Deadline: October 31, 2014

Bridges Over Troubled Theoretical Waters: Crossing the Divide Between Data-Based Archaeology and Archaeological Theory in Prehistoric Studies, TAG Manchester December 15-17, 2014
Deadline: October 31, 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

Changing Asia in the Globalizing World: Boundaries, Identity, and Transnationalism, May 1-2, 2015, York University
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

Worlds of Desire: The Eroticization of Tourist Sites, June 24-26, 2015, Geneva
Deadline: November 3, 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

Objects and Affects, Wolleson Memorial Graduate Symposium, Department of Art, January 22, 2015, U of T
Deadline: November 7, 2014

Weapons and the Anthropology Museum, February 26-27, 2015, Horniman Museum and Gardens, UK
Deadline: November 10, 2014

17th Colloquium of CEETUM (Centre for Ethnic Studies) for Students and Recent Graduates, March 18-20, 2015, University of Montreal
Deadline: November 12, 2014

The Question of Alevi Cemevi in Turkey: Development of a Worship Place between Struggle for Recognition and Pain of Transformation, April 2015, Ankara
Deadline: November 14, 2014!topic/turk-tarihciler/tY6SMfh9ds8

Panel on Human Rights and Social Justice, The Hague Institute for Global Justice
 Fourth Joint Conference, June 8-10, 2015
Deadline: November 14, 2014

Travel in Ancient Egypt, Current Research in Egyptology XVI Conference, Oxford, April 15-18 2015
Deadline: November 15, 2014

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

Symposia Iranica’s Second Conference on Iranian Studies, April 8-9, 2015, University of Cambridge
Deadline: November 15, 2014

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

8th Annual Ethnic and Pluralism Studies Graduate Research Conference, January 29-30, U of T
Deadline: November 17, 2014

43rd International Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA), March 30-April 3, 2015, University of Siena
Deadline: November 20, 2014

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

Unsettling Colonial Modernity: Islamicate Contexts in Focus, April 24-25, 2015, University of Alberta
Deadline: November 30, 2014

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

Writing Fieldwork, A Symposium on Writing in and about the Field Sciences, April 24-25, 2015, Princeton University
Deadline: December 1, 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

New Narratives of the Postcolonial Arctic, May 27-29, 2015, Roskilde University
Deadline: December 1, 2014

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

Meaning in Motion: Knowledge, Dialogue, and Discourse, 21st Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference, March 5, 2015, Concordia University
Deadline: December 5, 2014

23rd International Childhood Education Symposium, March 15–19, 2015, University of Oxford
Deadline: December 15, 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

Motions and the Motionless: (Dis/Re-)Connecting Taiwan to the World, 21st Annual NATSA Conference, June 12-13, 2015, Harvard University
Deadline: December 31, 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

Sociology of Islam – Reflection, Revision & Reconceptualization, June 25-27, 2015, Ruhr-University Bochum
Deadline: January 30, 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: