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 http://www.mcgill.ca/msr/graduate-student-conferences

Beware of “predatory journals”! See Jeffrey Beall’s list at http://scholarlyoa.com/

Sovereignties and Colonialisms: Surviving Racism, Extraction and Dispossession, Critical Ethnic Studies Conference, April 30-May 3, 2015, York University
Deadline: December 15, 2014
https://www.criticalethnicstudies.org/content/2015-call-proposals

23rd International Childhood Education Symposium, March 15–19, 2015, University of Oxford
Deadline: December 15, 2014
http://oxfordroundtable.com/index.php/view/Sessions-Item/id/187

Bodily Dimension, Experience, and Ethnographic Research, Panel at the ISSR Conference “Sensing Religion”, July 2-5, 2015, Belgium
Deadline: December 15, 2014
Please visit the Conference website  at http://www.sisr-issr.org/English/Conferences/Conferences.htm, select Session STS51 and submit a 350 words abstract.

The Paradox of Paradox? Workshop on Contradictions, Ironies and Surprises in Law, Economy and Society, May 11-12, 2015, Warsaw
Deadline: December 15, 2014
http://www.pts.org.pl/strona/en/206/the-paradox-of-paradox

Singleton Chair 2015, Ethnography of social and development policies in the context of global commodification, Université catholique de Louvain
Deadline: December 15, 2014
http://www.uclouvain.be/cps/ucl/doc/iacchos/documents/Call_for_paper._Singleton_Chair_2015.pdf

Contingent Horizons, York University’s Student Journal of Anthropology, Volume 2
Deadline: December 15, 2014
http://contingenthorizons.com/call-for-papers/

Landscapes, Sociality and Materiality, The Finnish Anthropological Society Annual Conference, October 21-22, 2015, Helsinki
Deadline: December 15, 2014
http://www.antropologinenseura.fi/en/events/anthropology-conference-2015/

Who Remembers the Armenians: The Art and Politics of Memory and Denial, May 1-2, 2015, Rutgers University
Deadline: December 22, 2014
http://www.slideshare.net/EncyclopaedIranica/call-for-papers-the-aesthetics-of-dealing-with-violent-pasts-university-of-marburg-germany-2730-may-2015-deadline-for-abstracts-1-oct-2014

Olive Futures: Ethnographies of a Delicious Kind, Panel at the 12th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore (SIEF), June 21-25, 2014, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: December 23, 2014
http://nomadit.co.uk/sief/sief2015/panels.php5?PanelID=3471

Myths, Legends and History: Is Reality Exceeded? XXIInd International Interdisciplinary Colloquium of the University of Montreal’s Department of History Graduate Students’ Association (AÉDDHUM), March 25-27, 2015
Deadline: December 23, 2014
https://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=217876

Imagined Worlds, 14th Annual York University Art History Graduate Student Symposium, February 27, 2015, York University
Deadline: December 29, 2014
Imagined_Worlds CFP

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
http://www.na-tsa.org/new/2015/main-theme

Oral History Forum – Special Issue on Religion: Religious Individuals and Collective Identities
Deadline: January 5, 2015
http://www.oralhistoryforum.ca/index.php/ohf/announcement/view/6

Breaking Futures: Imaginative (Re)visions of Time, March 26-28, 2015, Indiana University, Bloomington
Deadline Extended to January 5, 2015
http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/59158

The Psychology of Religion/Religion of Psychology, March 6, 2015, University of Chicago
Deadline: January 5, 2015
http://divinity.uchicago.edu/psychology-religionthe-religion-psychology

Market Failures, Famines, & Crises, disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory Issue 24
Deadline Extended to January 7, 2015
http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/58832

Mobilizing the law: bargaining, belonging and legal consciousness in Africa, Panel at the 6th European Conference on African Studies (ECAS 2015), July 8-10, 2015, Paris
Deadline: January 9, 2015
http://www.ecas2015.fr/mobilizing-the-law-bargaining-belonging-and-legal-consciousness-in-africa/

On the Margins of Society: Ethnographies of social mobilization and marginalized groups in Africa and beyond, Panel at the 6th European Conference on African Studies (ECAS 2015), July 8-10, 2015, Paris
Deadline: January 9, 2015
http://www.ecas2015.fr/on-the-margins-of-society-ethnographies-of-social-mobilization-and-marginalized-groups-in-africa-and-beyond/

University of Toronto Undergraduate Journal of Middle East Studies
Deadline: January 9, 2015
http://nmc.utoronto.ca/undergraduate-journal-of-middle-east-studies/

Confronting Categories, 3rd Annual Anthropology Graduate Student Conference, March 6-8, 2015, Western University
Deadline: January 10, 2015
https://www.facebook.com/uwoanthroconference/photos/a.466029240201757.1073741828.462133703924644/466028856868462/?type=1&theater

Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies (MESAAS) Graduate Conference, March 5-6, 2015, Columbia University in the City of New York
Deadline: January 10, 2015
http://mesaasgradconference.cdrs.columbia.edu/index.php/mesaasgradconf/mesaas15

Mallorca, Ibiza, Menorca and Formentera: An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Balearic Islands, March 27, 2015, Newcastle University, UK
Deadline: January 12, 2015
http://conferences.ncl.ac.uk/balearicislands/callforpapers/

Atmospheres, July 1-2, 2015, Morgan Centre for Research into Everyday Lives, University of Manchester
Deadline: January 12, 2015
http://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/morgancentre/events/atmospheres/call/

Organizations and the Examined Life: Reason, Reflexivity and Responsibility, European Group for Organized Studies Conference, July 2-4, 2015, Athens, Greece
Deadline: January 12, 2015
http://www.egosnet.org/2015_athens/subthemes_call_for_short_papers

Hope as Utopia? Narratives of Hope and Hopelessness, Panel at the Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore, June 21-25, 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: January 14, 2015
http://www.siefhome.org/congresses/sief2015/cfp.shtml

Refugee Visions and Realities: Interpreting Time with People on the Move, Panel at the Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore, June 21-25, 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: January 14, 2015
http://nomadit.co.uk/sief/sief2015/panels.php5?PanelID=3508

Ethnographies of the house, values and manners of inhabit, Panel at the Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore, June 21-25, 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: January 14, 2015
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/sief/sief2015/panels.php5?PanelID=3487

Heritage and utopia in neo-paganism and neo-shamanism, Panel at the Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore, June 21-25, 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: January 14, 2015
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/sief/sief2015/panels.php5?PanelID=3468

Heritage, gentrification, and housing rights, Panel at the Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore, June 21-25, 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: January 14, 2015
http://nomadit.co.uk/sief/sief2015/panels.php5?PanelID=3499

Cities of the forking paths: intercommunal (dis)harmony and the rhythms of everyday life, Panel at the Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore, June 21-25, 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: January 14, 2015
http://nomadit.co.uk/sief/sief2015/panels.php5?PanelID=3507

Social Justice in the City, Criminology and Sociolegal Studies Graduate Student Workshop, March 7, 2015, U of T
Deadline: January 15, 2014
Click here for further info

Everyday Encounters with Violence: Critical Feminist Perspectives, Feminist and Women’s Studies Association (FWSA) Conference, September 9-11, 2015, University of Leeds, UK
Deadline Extended to January 15, 2015
http://www.geog.leeds.ac.uk/research/events/conferences/fwsa-biennal-conference-2015/

Historical transitions: Rhythms, Crises, and Legacies, Maison Archéologie & Ethnologie (MAE) Conference, June 10-12, 2015
Deadline: January 15, 2015
http://www.mae.u-paris10.fr/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/appel_comm_coll_MAE_2015_v_angl.pdf

The Making of Cultural Policies in Turkey and the Post-Ottoman Spaces – Circulation, Territories, and Actors, April  16-17, 2015, Institut Français des Etudes Anatoliennes & Galatasaray Üniversitesi, Istanbul
Deadline: January 15, 2015
http://www.kamu.hacettepe.edu.tr/intranet/files/CFP_TransCultur_2015.pdf

Floods, State, Dams and Dykes in Modern Times: Ecological and Socioeconomic Transformations of the Rural World, June 18-20, 2015, Bucharest
Deadline: January 15, 2015
http://www.ruralhistory.eu/newsletter/2014/rhn-2014-112

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
http://www.acsis.us/papers.html

Etnofoor issue on The Sea
Deadline: January 15, 2015
http://etnofoor.nl/?page_id=30

Thinking Serially: Repetition, Continuation, and Adaptation, An Interdisciplinary Conference, April 23-24, 2015, Dept. of Comparative Literature, Graduate Centre, CUNY
Deadline: January 15, 2015
http://thinkingserially.wordpress.com/

Making and Breaking Boundaries: The Political, Cultural, Ethnic and Religious Networks and the Ever Changing ‘Borders’ in the Near and Middle East, 19th Annual Graduate Symposium, Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, February 25-26, 2015, U of T
Deadline: January 16, 2015
http://nmc.utoronto.ca/nmcgsa/symposium/

Divine Maps, Sacred Stories: Cartography and History in Religious Imaginations, Department for the Study of Religion Graduate Student Symposium, April 16-17, 2015, U of T
Deadline: January 16, 2015
http://symposium2015.weebly.com/call-for-papers.html

Pasts Echoing Presents: Historians as Performative Collaborators, 21st Annual Underhill Graduate Colloquium, March 5-7, 2015, Carleton University History Department
Deadline: January 16, 2015
http://carleton.ca/underhill/call-for-papers/

(In)fertile Citizens: Anthropological and Legal Challenges of ARTs, May 28-30, 2015, Lesvos, Greece
Deadline: January 16, 2015
http://www.in-fercit.gr/archives/355

Do the right thing! Anthropology and Morality, The Swedish Anthropological Association annual meeting/conference, April 17-19 2015, Lund University
Deadline: January 18, 2015
http://sverigesantropologforbund.org/sant-2015-lund-do-the-right-thing/

Totem: The University of Western Ontario Journal of Anthropology
Deadline: January 19, 2015
http://ir.lib.uwo.ca/totem/

International Conference on Public Science and Humanities, Research Publication & Networking, March 17-18, 2015, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Deadline: January 20, 2015
http://conference.serendivus.com/index.php/main/loadSocialSciencesAndHumanities

Ten Years of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA): Progress, Problems, and Prospects, Institute of Latin American Studies, February 26, 2015, University of London
Deadline: January 21, 2015
http://www.sciencespo.fr/opalc/sites/sciencespo.fr.opalc/files/10YearsALBA_CFP.pdf

Disasters & Catastrophes: Navigating Periods of Crisis and Transition in Anatolia, the Mediterranean and the Near East, Koç University Archaeology & History of Art Graduate Research Symposium, April 25, 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
Deadline: January 23, 2015
https://www.facebook.com/ARHAsymposium/photos/a.509725652381838.112244.499487050072365/858003337554066/?type=1&theater

Eurasiatique, University of Toronto’s European, Russian and Eurasian Studies Graduate Journal
Deadline: January 23, 2015
http://ceresgraduatejournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Eurasiatique-2015_CFP.pdf

Spaces of Care, 6th International Conference on Comics and Medicine, July 16-18, 2015, University of California, Riverside
Deadline: January 30, 2015
https://networks.h-net.org/node/8001/discussions/54745/cfp-6th-international-conference-comics-and-medicine

Sociology of Islam – Reflection, Revision & Reconceptualization, June 25-27, 2015, Ruhr-University Bochum
Deadline: January 30, 2015
http://www.isa-rc22.org/call-for-papers-sociology-of-islam-reflection-revision-reconceptualization/

Understanding Conflict: Research, Ideas and Responses to Security Threats, June 8-11, 2015, University of Bath
Deadline: January 31, 2015
https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=MECCSA;805747d1.1410

L’Espace politique, n° 28, Borders and circulation in the Middle East 
Deadline: January 31, 2015
https://networks.h-net.org/node/11419/discussions/52578/call-papers-%E2%80%93-borders-and-circulation-middle-east

Marx’s Capital: The Basement Tapes, The 2015 Institute on Culture and Society (ICS)
Sponsored by the Marxist Literary Group, June 24-28, 2015, Georgetown University
Deadline: February 1, 2015
http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.culture.studies.general/15482

Social Sciences and Medical Innovations – Doing Things Together, May 21-23, 2015, Tomsk, Russian Federation
Deadline: February 1, 2015
https://networks.h-net.org/node/8001/discussions/52425/cfp-conference-social-sciences-and-medical-innovations-doing-things

Religion, Social Inequalities, Differences, and Sociological Imagination, 12th Conference of the European Sociological Association, August 25-28, 2015, Prague, Czech Republic
Deadline: February 1, 2015
http://www.isa-rc22.org/call-for-papers-european-sociological-association-prague-25-28-august-2015/

Disruption – Potentia, CIPS Graduate Student Journal, University of Ottawa
Deadline: February 15, 2015
http://cips.uottawa.ca/publication/potentia/

SALSA (Symposium About Language & Society – Austin) XXIII: Language and Borders, April 17-18, 2015, University of Texas at Austin
Deadline: February 15, 2015
http://studentorgs.utexas.edu/salsa/

12th Annual International Symposium on Religion, Women and History, July 29-August 1, 2015, University of Oxford
Deadline: February 15, 2015
http://www.oxfordroundtable.com/index.php/view/Sessions-Item/id/192

Controlling Sexuality and Reproduction, Past and Present, August 12-14, 2015, University of Lethbridge
Deadline: February 15, 2015
https://www.uleth.ca/conreg/controlling-sexuality/call-for-papers

The making and unmaking of ‘crises’ and ‘emergencies’ in global health, German Anthropological Association Biannual Conference, September 30-October 3, 2015, Marburg University
Deadline: February 15, 2015
http://dgv-net.de/tl_files/dokumente/CfP_GAA_Conference_2015.pdf

Motherhood & Culture: Identity, Diversity, and Values, International & Interdisciplinary Conference, June 15-17, 2015, Maynooth University, Ireland
Deadline: February 15, 2015
http://us9.campaign-archive1.com/?u=ab5e15b803bdad884f052fae5&id=08038b4df2&e=53710bdefb

Landscapes of Knowledge, CASCA 2015, May 13-16, 2015, Université Laval
Deadline: February 16, 2015
http://www.casca2015.ant.ulaval.ca/en/call-papers

Migration and Late Capitalism: Critical Intersections with the Asia-Pacific and Beyond, June 11–13, 2015, University of Victoria
Deadline: February 27, 2015
http://www.uvic.ca/research/centres/capi/assets/docs/Migration%20and%20Late%20Capitalism%20Conference%20CFP%20Final.pdf

Transforming Global Relations for a Just World, World Social Science Forum (WSSF), September 13-16, 2015, Durban, South Africa
Deadline: March 1, 2015
http://www.wssf2015.org/call-for-abstracts.html

Encountering alcohol and other drugs,  September 16-18, 2015, Lisbon
Deadline: March 16, 2015
http://ndri.curtin.edu.au/local/docs/pdf/cdp_lisbon_2015.pdf

Shallow Pasts, Endless Horizons: Sustainability & Archaeology, 48th Annual Chacmool Conference, November 11-14, 2015, University of Calgary
Deadline: March 30, 2015
https://antharky.ucalgary.ca/chacmool2015/

International Journal of Area Studies, October 2015 edition
Deadline: March 31, 2015
http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/ijas

Arc Volume 42, The Journal of the Faculty of Religious Studies, McGill University
Deadline: March 31, 2015
http://www.bu.edu/gdrs/files/2010/09/Arc-The-Journal-of-the-Faculty-of-Religious-Studies-McGill-University.pdf

New Feminist Research, Resources for Feminist Research (RFR/DRF)
Submissions accepting on a rolling basis
http://www.oise.utoronto.ca/cwse/UserFiles/File/2013_RFR_New_Feminist_Research_CFP.pdf

Class, Race and Corporate Power Open Access Journal
Submissions accepting on a rolling basis
http://digitalcommons.fiu.edu/classracecorporatepower/

Call for Submissions – Health & Human Rights: An International Journal
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis
Further info: http://hhrjournal.org/submissions.php

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.
http://onlineresearchjournals.org/JSS/callforpapers.htm

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
*Shamanism
*Transpersonal Sociology
*Expressive Art Therapies
*Spiritually-Informed Social Activism

Further info: http://www.transpersonalstudies.org/