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/

Building/Bending/Breaking Boundaries: (Re)Conceptualizing Legal Enquiry, Graduate Legal Studies Association 11th Annual Conference,  March 17, 2016, Carleton University
Deadline: February 1, 2016
https://carleton.ca/npsia/call-for-papers/

Energy Beyond Crisis: Energetic Bodies, Ecologies, and Economies, Panel at EASST/4S Conference BCN 2016, August 31-September 3, 2016, Barcelona, Spain
Deadline: February 1, 2016
https://energyork.wordpress.com/calls/

IASFM 16: Rethinking Forced Migration and Displacement: Theory, Policy, and Praxis, July 12-15, 2016, Poznan, Poland
Deadline: February 1, 2016
http://iasfm.org/iasfm16/call-for-papers/

Translating Across Time and Space: Endangered Languages, Cultural Revitalization, and the Work of History, Center for Native American and Indigenous Research (CNAIR) at the American Philosophical Society (APS) Symposium, October 13-14, 2016, Philadelphia
Deadline: February 1, 2016
https://networks.h-net.org/node/2718/discussions/88278/cfp-translating-across-time-and-space-american-philosophical

Geographies of Interruption: Body, Location, and Experience, 23rd Annual Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women’s Studies, April 8, 2016, University of Rochester
Deadline: February 2, 2016
http://www.rochester.edu/College/WST/grad/conf2016.html

3rd Annual MEDUSA Graduate Student Colloquium, Anthropology Graduate Students Union, March 3-4, 2016, University of Toronto
Deadline: February 5, 2016
2016 Medusa_CFP

Solidarit(i)és, SANA/CASCA Conference, May 11-15, 2016, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Deadline: February 5, 2016
http://cascasana2016.com/call-for-papers/

Ethnography in Canada, April 15, 2016, University of Toronto
Deadline Extended to February 5, 2016
http://ethnographylab.ca/2015/11/24/ethnography-in-canada-2016-conference-call-for-proposals/

Raising Voices, Symposium About Language and Society (SALSA) Annual Symposium, April 15-16, 2016, University of Texas at Austin
Deadline Extended to February 5, 2016
http://studentorgs.utexas.edu/salsa/

Feminist Legal Geographies , Royal Geographical Society with IBG Annual Conference, August 30-September 2, 2016, London
Deadline: February 6, 2016
http://www.katherinebrickell.com/2016/01/04/call-for-papers-feminist-legal-geographies/

Legitimating Tradition, International Association for the Student of Traditional Environments (IASTE) Conference, December 17-20, 2016, Kuwait City
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://iaste.berkeley.edu/conferences/2016-conference

ASA16: Footprints and Futures: the Time of Anthropology, July 4-7, 2016, University of Durham
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.theasa.org/conferences/asa16/index.shtml

The Temporal Politics of Expert Fictions: Subjunctive Arrangements in Organisational & Financial Settings, Panel at ASA16: Footprints and Futures: the Time of Anthropology, July 4-7, 2016, University of Durham
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/asa/asa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4077

Querying the Body Multiple: Enactment, Encounters and Ethnography, Panel at ASA16: Footprints and Futures: the Time of Anthropology, July 4-7, 2016, University of Durham
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/asa/asa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4419

What is the future of the field-site? Multi-sited and digital fieldwork, Panel at ASA16: Footprints and Futures: the Time of Anthropology, July 4-7, 2016, University of Durham
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/asa/asa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4398

Research as Development, Panel at ASA16: Footprints and Futures: the Time of Anthropology, July 4-7, 2016, University of Durham
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/asa/asa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4285

Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, 14th EASA Biennial Conference, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.easaonline.org/conferences/easa2016/index.shtml

Higher education and transnational academic hierarchies: anthropological work in/on the academic periphery, Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4113

Biomedical technologies and health practices in the Middle East and North Africa, Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4181

Water and social relations: Wittfogel’s legacy and hydrosocial futures, Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4220

Undisclosed Research & the Future of Ethnographic Practice [Anthropology of Confinement Network], Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4252

The Limits of Collaboration, Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4076

Tactics as ethnographic and conceptual objects [Network of Ethnographic Theory], Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4291

New trends in the anthropology of unemployment after the economic crisis of 2008-9, Panel at the 14th EASA Biennial Conference: Anthropological Legacies and Human Futures, July 20-23, 2016, Milan, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://nomadit.co.uk/easa/easa2016/panels.php5?PanelID=4199

Improvisation as Intercultural Contact and Dialogue, July 6-8, 2016, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://improvisationinstitute.ca/cfp-mun-2016/

Technological Frontiers in Food Security and Sustainability, May 7, 2016, University of Oxford
Deadline: February 15, 2016
http://www.futureoffood.ox.ac.uk/events/call-papers-student-food-forum-conference

Movements and Migrancies, Graduate Student Conference, Dept. of English April 27-28, 2016, University of Toronto
Deadline Extended to February 15, 2016
http://static1.squarespace.com/static/5670eeed5a56689d05fd64be/t/56b0e2162eeb812dcfd4ba7c/1454432790986/callforpapers+feb+15.pdf

Anthropology Speaks: Connecting People, Place, Space, and Time, Transformations Graduate Anthropology Conference, March 5, 2016, Wayne State University
Deadline Extended to February 15, 2016
Transformations Flyer 2016

Activism on the edge of age, June 2-3, 2016, Centre for Innovation and Research in Childhood and Youth, University of Sussex
Deadline: February 19, 2016
https://www.sussex.ac.uk/webteam/gateway/file.php?name=call-for-papers—activism-on-the-edge-of-age.pdf&site=387

“If You Have to Ask”: The Cultural, Cognitive, and Neural Underpinnings of Improvisatory Behavior in the Arts and Beyond, May 27-28, 2016, McGill University
Deadline: February 20, 2016
http://improvisationinstitute.ca/workshops-conferences/mcgill-colloquium/mcgill-colloquium-2016/

Fantasy/Fear, 8th Annual McGill Anthropology Graduate Student Conference, April 8, 2016, Montreal
Deadline Extended to February 20, 2016
http://bit.ly/1kJjvef

Science & technology by other means: Exploring collectives, spaces and futures, 4S and EASST Conference, August 31-September 3, 2016, Barcelona
Deadline: February 21, 2016
http://www.sts2016bcn.org/call-for-papers/

Remaking the Biosocial by Other Means, Open Track at the 4S and EASST Conference, August 31-September 3, 2016, Barcelona
Deadline: February 21, 2016
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/STSGRAD/Rui8iWMFU_8

Decoloniality, National Women’s Studies Association Annual Conference, November 10-13, 2016, Montreal
Deadline: February 22, 2016
http://www.nwsa.org/Files/2016/2016.NWSA.CFP.pdf

Religion and History, Department of Classics and Religion Graduate Student Conference, April 14-15, 2016, University of Calgary
Deadline: February 24, 2016
http://www.cssrscer.ca/sites/default/files/CLARE_CFP_2016.pdf

Anxiety in and About Africa, Interdisciplinary Conference, June 15-16, 2016, University of Cambridge
Deadline: February 26, 2016
http://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/26188

Improving Canada’s Migration Report Card: Steps Forward, 8th Annual GSAGH Symposium, March 18, 2016, University of Toronto
Deadline: February 26, 2016
http://us6.campaign-archive1.com/?u=35734f7ab7260e331ae4bf16b&id=171f58c7e3&e=da2675fe35

Segundo congreso latinoamericano de glotopolítica, 11, 12 y 13 de agosto de 2016, Instituto Caro y Cuervo, Bogotá, Colombia
Deadline: 27 de febrero de 2016.
https://es-es.facebook.com/Hispanistas/posts/929240987169190

(Re)thinking Social Transformation: In the Community, With the Community, ENGAGE 16th Annual Graduate Student Conference, March 12, 2016, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Guelph
Deadline: February 27, 2016
http://carleton.ca/socanth/wp-content/uploads/Engage-2016-Call-for-Abstracts.pdf

World Anthropologies and Privatization of Knowledge: Engaging Anthropology in Public, IUAES Intercongress (International Union of Anthropological and Ethnographic Sciences), May 4-9, 2016, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Deadline Extended to February 29, 2016
http://iuaes2016.com/

Anthropologies of Tourism: An Epistemological Reality or Mere Wishful Thinking? Panel at  IUAES 2016, May 4-9, 2016, Dubrovnik
Deadline Extended to February 29, 2016
http://iuaes2016.com/congress-panel/panel-16-09-2015-184404-noel-b-salazar/

Alternative or imagined development(s)? Exploring the gap between theory and practices of governance in the global south: actors, dynamics and resistances. Panel at  IUAES 2016, May 4-9, 2016, Dubrovnik
Deadline Extended to February 29, 2016
http://iuaes2016.com/congress-panel/panel-28-09-2015-115047-amiya-kumar-das/

Cognitive anthropology vis-à-vis anthropology and cognitive sciences – The Indian scenario and the way ahead. Panel at  IUAES 2016, May 4-9, 2016, Dubrovnik
Deadline Extended to February 29, 2016
http://iuaes2016.com/congress-panel/panel-29-09-2015-195121-nishant-saxena/

Indigenous Knowledge and Wildlife Biodiversity, Panel at  IUAES 2016, May 4-9, 2016, Dubrovnik
Deadline Extended to February 29, 2016
http://www.cas-sca.ca/call-for-papers/2437-panel-cfp-indigenous-knowledge-and-wildlife-biodiversity-international-union-for-anthropological-and-ethnological-sciences-intercongress-dubrovnik-croatia-may-2016

Nihilism.Hope, Cultural, Social and Political Thought Graduate Student Conference, April 22-24, 2016, University of Victoria
Deadline: February 29, 2016
https://nihilismhope2016blog.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/call-for-proposals.pdf

Breathturns: Improvisation and Freedom, International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation, June 25-26, 2016, University of British Columbia
Deadline: March 1, 2016
http://improvisationinstitute.ca/workshops-conferences/university-of-british-columbia-colloquium/ubc-colloquium-2016/

Resource Entanglements: Disparate Narratives on Natural Resource Extraction in Latin America, Workshop at the Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS), May 20, 2016, University of London
Deadline: March 1, 2016
http://www.socant.su.se/om-oss/nyheter/nyhetsbrev/current-applications-grants-calls-vacancies/workshop-resource-entanglements-disparate-narratives-on-natural-resource-extraction-in-latin-1.261614?cache=%2Fstudy-information%2Fstudent-council

‘It Ain’t Where You’re From, It’s Where You’re At’: International Hip Hop Studies Conference, June 23-24, 2016, University of Cambridge
Deadline: March 4, 2016
http://hiphopstudies.org/Hip_Hop_Studies/Events/Entries/2016/6/23_Hip_Hop_Studies_Conference.html

AAA 2016 CFP: Ethical and Practical Complexities: Navigating the IRB to Conduct Ethnographies with Vulnerable Populations/Individuals with Mental Illnesses, Annual AAA Conference Theme: “Evidence, Accident, Discovery”, November 16-20, 2016, Minneapolis
Deadline: March 5, 2016
https://networks.h-net.org/node/8001/discussions/110491/cfp-aaa-2016-ethical-and-practical-complexities-navigating-irb

The Symbolic Construction of Community, Routledge Collaborative Project
Deadline Extended to March 10, 2016. Send brief email inquiry with a tentative topic to contact@storytellingonscreen.com before submitting a formal proposal.
http://storytellingonscreen.com/cfp

Nouveau Reach. Past, Present and Future of Luxury, May 11-14, 2017, Toronto
Deadline: March 15, 2016
https://nouveaureach.wordpress.com/call-for-papers/

Social Inclusion and Equal Opportunities (SEIO) International Conference, October 26-28, 2016, Romania
Deadline: March 15, 2016
http://www.e-qual-see.ro/?page_id=305

Taking the Long View: Assessing Change in the Middle East and Africa, Association for the Study of the Middle East and African (ASMEA) Conference, October 27-29, 2016, Washington, D.C.
Deadline: March 30, 2016
https://asmea.nonprofitcms.org/c/conferences/3/pages/callforpapers

Bangalore Research Network-NAGARA Second Annual Workshop, July 30, 2016, Bangalore
Deadline: April 1, 2016
https://networks.h-net.org/node/22055/discussions/109684/second-bangalore-research-network-nagara-annual-workshop-july-2016

7th Urban Space and Social Life: Theory and Practice Conference, June 15-17, 2016, Sanya University, Hainan, China
Deadline: April 11, 2016
http://www.4c5mstudio.org/conference/conference-paper-and-spatial-design-at-sanya-hainan-june-15-2016/

Movement: Brain, Body, Cognition, July 9-11, 2017, Oxford University
Deadline: April 15, 2016
http://movementis.com/

African Digital Arts, Special Issue of Critical African Studies
Deadline: April 30, 2016
http://explore.tandfonline.com/cfp/pgas/rcaf-cfp

Call for Entries: The Third Ethnographic Film and Media Program of the Middle East and Central Eurasia of EASA
Deadline: May 10, 2016
http://easaonline.org/networks/amce/mailinglistfeed/mailbox_message.php5?mailbox_messageuid=156

Wealth, Poverty, and Practice, Issue 10 of Practical Matters
Deadline: October 1, 2016
http://practicalmattersjournal.org/submissions/

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

Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis
http://utsynergyjournal.org/call-for-submissions

Online Journal of African Affairs
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis
http://onlineresearchjournals.org/OJAA/callforpapers.htm

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
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/