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

Forced migration and digital connectivity in(to) Europe, Special collection of Social Media + Society, edited by Koen Leurs and Kevin Smets
Deadline: April 15, 2016

Movement: Brain, Body, Cognition, July 9-11, 2017, Oxford University
Deadline: April 15, 2016

Sites of Invention: Latin America and the Global Making of Historical and Anthropological Knowledge, June 9-10, 2016, University of London
Deadline: April 15, 2016

The Association for Feminist Anthropology (AFA) Call for Proposals (AAA 2016)
Deadline: April 15, 2016

Rurality, Contemporary and Historical Archaeology in Theory (CHAT) Conference, October 21-23, 2016, University of the Highlands and Islands Archaeology Institute, Orkney College, Kirkwall, UK
Deadline: April 17, 2016

ESA RN20 Qualitative Methods Conference, September 1-3, 2016, Jagiellonian University,  Cracow, Poland
Deadline: April 20, 2016

European Society for the study of Human Evolution (ESHE) 6h Annual Meeting, September 15-17, 2016, Madrid, Spain
Deadline: April 29, 2016

Subversive Histories for Public Cultures: The politics of life history research, 8th annual Brighton-Sussex postgraduate conference, June 22, 2016, University of Brighton, Grand Parade Campus
Deadline: April 29, 2016

European Anthropology in a Changing World: From Culture to Global Biology, 20th European Anthropological Association (EAA) Congress, August 24-28, 2016, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: April 30, 2016

7th Urban Space and Social Life: Theory and Practice Conference, June 15-17, 2016, Sanya University, Hainan, China
Deadline Extended to April 30, 2016

Rêve et espace, Colloque international transdisciplinaire, Département de littératures et de langues du monde de l’Université de Montréal (UdeM)15-16 septembre 2016, Montréal,
Deadline: 30 avril 2016

African Digital Arts, Special Issue of Critical African Studies
Deadline: April 30, 2016

Heritage in Transition: Scenes of Urban Innovation, 4th Annual Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Culture of Cities (IASCC), July 27-29th, 2016, Ermoupolis, Syros Greece
Deadline: April 30, 2016

What do Contentious Objects Want? Political, Epistemic and Artistic Cultures of Return, October 21 – 22, 2016, Florence, Italy
Deadline: May 1, 2016

6th International Conference on Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice (ALAPP), November 3-5, 2016, University of Copenhagen
Deadline: May 2, 2016

Call for Entries: The Third Ethnographic Film and Media Program of the Middle East and Central Eurasia of EASA
Deadline: May 10, 2016

Health’s Borders, Health Tomorrow, Volume 4 (2016)
Deadline: May 15, 2016

Workshop on Islamophobia in the East of the European Union, October 23 -24, 2016, Prague
Deadline: May 15, 2016
*Note this workshop is being organized by Prof. Ivan Kalmar

Otherness, Leeds International Medieval Congress, July 2-6, 2017
Deadline: May 16, 2016

Workshop on Health in India for PhD and Postdoctoral Researchers, December 15-16, 2016, Institute of Anthropology, Leipzig University, Germany
Deadline: May 30, 2016
Call for Papers_health in India_Univ Leipzig

Movement: Or “Does the falcon hear the falconer?” The Disestablishmentarian interdisciplinary graduate student journal, Concordia University
Deadline: June 4, 2016

Call for Critical Reviews, Contemporaneity 5 (Autumn 2016 edition)
Deadline: June 30, 2016

Radical Ecologies in the Anthropocene, The Trumpeter Online Journal
Deadline: August 1, 2016

Parole de jeunesse : la part langagière des différentiations sociales”, Glottopol, numéro 29, dirigé par M. Auzanneau, P. Lambert, N. Maillard
Date limite de réception des contributions : 30 septembre 2016. Parution : juillet 2017.

Wealth, Poverty, and Practice, Issue 10 of Practical Matters
Deadline: October 1, 2016

Identités, Conflits et interventions Sociolinguistique, Réseau Francophone de Sociolinguistique Congrès, Montpellier 14, 15 et 16 juin 2017
Deadline: 30 novembre 2016

New Feminist Research, Resources for Feminist Research (RFR/DRF)
Submissions accepting on a rolling basis

Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis

Online Journal of African Affairs
Submissions accepted 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

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: