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/

Themed issue on Environment, Feminist Review
Deadline: January 2, 2017
http://static.springer.com/sgw/documents/1560368/application/pdf/41305-FR-CFP-113.2.pdf

Reimagining Civil Society in a Period of ‘Uncivil’ Societies, March 24-25, 2017 American University of Central Asia in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan 
Deadline: January 6, 2017
https://auca.kg/en/conference/

Journal of Design History Special Issue: Locating Design Exchanges in Latin America and the Caribbean
Deadline: January 9, 2017
https://networks.h-net.org/node/23910/discussions/136479/cfp-journal-design-history-special-issue-locating-design-exchanges

Material and Sensory Cultures of Religion, Midwest Region of the American Academy of Religion Conference, March 3-4, 2017, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Deadline: January 10, 2017
https://sites.google.com/site/aarmidwestregion/call-for-papers

Translation, 4th Annual Medusa Conference, Anthropology Graduate Student Union, March 16-17, 2017, University of Toronto Department of Anthropology
Deadline: January 10, 2017
https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5457d0ede4b0dda939dceccb/t/581bb8c1bebafb73af6e6ae5/1478211812151/MedusaCFP

Muslims and Race in Europe, thematic session STS#45, Religion, Cooperation, and Conflict in Diverse Societies, International Society for the Sociology of Religion (ISSR) Conference, July 4-7th, 2017, Lausanne, Switzerland
Deadline: January 10, 2017
https://www.sisr-issr.org/en/news/the-call-for-papers-for-the-issr-conference-religion-cooperation-and-conflict-in-diverse-societies-lausanne-switzerland-4-7-july-2017-is-now-open-the-deadline-for-submitting-paper-proposals-is-10 (click on Sessions and scroll to #45 for a description)

Techniques of the Corporation, May 4-6, 2017, University of Toronto Technoscience Research Unit
Deadline: January 13, 2017
https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/151079/cfp-techniques-corporation-conference-may-4-6-2017

Community and Anthropology: An Exploration of Collaborations and Engagements Inside and Outside of the Field, Western Anthropology Graduate Student Conference, March 3-5, 2017, London, Ontario
Deadline: January 13, 2017
2017 – Call for Papers – Western Anthropology Graduate Student Conference

Law: Stagnation, Evolution or Revolution?, Western Law’s Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, May 18-19, 2017, London, ON
Deadline: January 13, 2017
http://law.uwo.ca/Conferences/westerngradconf/call_for_papers.html

Environments and the Ecological Self, 11th Visual and Cultural Studies Graduate Conference, April 6th-7th, 2017, University of Rochester
Deadline: January 15, 2017
http://humanities.lib.rochester.edu/vcsconference/

Re-Imagining Jewish Communities: Renaissance, Return, Revolution, Journal of Jewish Thought
Deadline: January 15, 2017
http://tjjt.cjs.utoronto.ca/

Special issue on Migrant and the City, Urban Studies and Practices Journal
Deadline: January 15, 2017
https://usp.hse.ru/en/news/196599341.html

Call for Book Chapters: Nasty Women and Bad Hombres: Gendered Disruptions in the 2016 Presidential Election and the Ghost of Susan B. Anthony
Deadline: January 15, 2017
https://sites.psu.edu/doloreslistofcfps/2016/11/03/nasty-women-and-bad-hombres-gendered-disruptions-in-the-2016-presidential-election-and-the-ghost-of-susan-b-anthony/

The Making of Peace, Conflict and Security: Dynamics of Inclusion and Exclusion, 6th Biannual Peace and Conflict Studies in Anthropology Meeting, August 28-30, 2017, Amsterdam
Deadline: January 15, 2017
http://www.pacsa-web.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Call-for-Panels_PACSA2017.pdf

Entangled Mobilities, Biennial Conference of the Finnish Anthropological Society 2017, May 22-23, 2017, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Deadline: January 15, 2017
http://www.antropologinenseura.fi/en/events/anthropology-conference-2017/

Transformations: Bordering Global and Local Lives, Graduate Anthropology Conference, March 4, 2017, Wayne State University
Deadline: January 15, 2017
2017 WSU Transformations Conference Flyer

Over the Wall/Saltar el muro: Compromiso público y academia/Public Engagement & Academia, 22nd Annual Hispanic and Luso Brazilian Literatures and Languages (HLBLL) Graduate Student Conference, April 27-28, 2017, The Graduate Centre, CUNY
Deadline: January 15, 2017
https://hlbll.commons.gc.cuny.edu/2016/11/03/cfp-saltar-el-muro/

‘New Man’ in Africa, Asia and the Middle East: Practices, Networks and Mobilization, c. 1910-1960, 27th International ZMO Conference,  September 29, 2017, Berlin
Deadline: January 15, 2017
https://www.zmo.de/Ausschreibungen/calls%20for%20papers/CfP_NewManInAfrica.pdf

The Social Network: People, Places, and Communities, Department of Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies (CNERS) 17th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, May 5-6, 2017, University of British Columbia
Deadline: January 16, 2017
AIGSC_2017_Call_for_Papers

The Value of Life: Measurement, Stakes, Implications, International Conference, June 28-30, 2017, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Deadline: January 17, 2017
https://centreforspaceplacesociety.wordpress.com/events/2017-conference/

Intimacy gone public, popular, political: Questioning rupture and continuity in West Africa’s “genderscape”, Panel at the European Conference on African Studies (ECAS7), Urban Africa – Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, June 29-July 1, 2017,  Basel Switzerland
Deadline: January 18, 2017
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/ecas/ecas2017/panels.php5?PanelID=5133

Bus stations in Africa, Panel at the European Conference on African Studies (ECAS7), Urban Africa – Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, June 29-July 1, 2017,  Basel Switzerland
Deadline: January 19, 2017
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/ecas/ecas2017/panels.php5?PanelID=4797

Rural and urban belonging from a life course perspective, Panel at the European Conference on African Studies (ECAS7), Urban Africa – Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, June 29-July 1, 2017,  Basel Switzerland
Deadline: January 19, 2017
http://www.nomadit.co.uk/ecas/ecas2017/panels.php5?PanelID=5215

Disability and Technology in Urban and Rural Settings, Panel at the 7th European Conference on African Studies (ECAS7), Urban Africa – Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, June 29-July 1, 2017, Basel Switzerland
Deadline: January 19, 2017
https://networks.h-net.org/node/8001/discussions/156814/cfp-ecas-disability-technology-africa

Culture, Commitment, and Care across the Life Course, Association of Anthropology, Gerontology, and the Life Course Biennial Conference, June 8-9, 2016, Oxford, UK
Deadline Extended to January 20, 2017
https://networks.h-net.org/node/8001/discussions/154698/cfp-10th-biennial-aage-conference-abstracts-deadline-15-dec-2016#reply-155838

Movement and Migration in the Middle East: People and Ideas in Flux, British Society for Middle Eastern Studies Annual Conference, July 5-7, 2017, University of Edinburgh
Deadline: January 27, 2017
http://www.brismes.ac.uk/conference/cfp2017/

Colour, Tint, Tone, 9th McGill Anthropology Graduate Student Conference, March 31, 2017
Deadline: January 27, 2017
https://mcgillanthroconference.wordpress.com/call-for-papers-2017-2/

Transformation Across Time and Space: The Near and Middle East in Context, 21st Annual Graduate Students’ Symposium, Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations Graduate Students’ Association (NMCGSA), March 9, 2017, University of Toronto
Deadline: January 27, 2017
http://nmc.utoronto.ca/nmcgsa/symposium/

Dynamics of Global Inequality: New Thinking in Global Affairs, Annual Global Affairs Graduate Student Conference, April 21, 2017, Rutgers Division of Global Affairs, Newark, NJ
Deadline: January 27, 2017
https://networks.h-net.org/node/11634/discussions/158326/cfp-2017-global-affairs-graduate-conference-rutgers-university

The Migration Industry: Facilitators and Brokerage in Asia, June 1-2, 2017, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore
Deadline: January 30, 2017
https://ari.nus.edu.sg/Event/Detail/1e3617e0-39e4-4794-bbd7-05cff698d36d

McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium, April 26-27, 2017
Deadline: January 30, 2017
McGill Islamic Studies Symposium CFP

Enabling Constraints: A Symposium on the Demands of Frameworks and Data in the Study of Religion, April 27-28, 2017, University of Toronto
Deadline: January 30, 2017
http://bulletin.equinoxpub.com/2016/12/enabling-constraints-a-symposium-on-the-demands-of-frameworks-and-data-in-the-study-of-religion/

Experimental Ethnography and the Future of Critique, 2017 Critical Management Studies Conference, July 3-5, 2017, Liverpool, UK
Deadline: January 31, 2017
https://cms2017ethnography.wordpress.com/

Our Lives With Electric Things, Call for Contributions (max 300 words) In: Cultural Anthropology / Theorizing the Contemporary
Deadline: January 31, 2017
http://cas-sca.ca/call-for-papers/4272-call-for-contributions-our-lives-with-electric-things

Personalised Media and Participatory Culture, June 20-30, 2017, London School of Economics
Deadline: January 31, 2017
http://www.lse.ac.uk/middleEastCentre/research/Collaboration-Projects/collaborations%202015-2016/AUS/Conference.aspx

Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference: The Politics of Life: Rethinking Resistance in the Biopolitical Economy, March 4, 2017, Wilfrid Laurier University
Deadline: January 31, 2017
http://www.biopolitica.unsw.edu.au/en/node/1254

Call for Book Chapters: Urban Heritage in Divided Cities
Deadline: January 31, 2017
http://s-architecture.blogspot.ca/2016/12/s-architecture-contested-pastsristic.html

Ethnographies of Gender and Mobility, LOVA International Conference, July 5-7, 2017, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Deadline: February 1, 2017
http://www.lovanetwork.nl/

Medical Anthropology Beyond Academic Borders, 8th Medical Anthropology Young Scholars (MAYS) Annual Meeting, June 15-16, 2017, University of Edinburgh
Deadline: February 6, 2017
http://www.socant.su.se/polopoly_fs/1.303216.1476948470!/menu/standard/file/MAYS%202017%20CfP%20-%20FINAL.pdf

Doing Sex: Men, Masculinities, and Sexual Practices, July 14-15, 2017, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Deadline: February 6, 2017
https://doingsexconference.wordpress.com/

Housing Across Borders: Mexican and U.S. Housing in Perspective,  Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, May 26, 2017, University of California, San Diego
Deadline: February 9, 2017
https://usmex.ucsd.edu/_files/events/052017_USMEX-CallForPapers.pdf

Indeterminacy: Un\knowing a body in space, Cultural, Social, and Political Thought Graduate Student Conference, May 5-7, 2017, University of Victoria – Coast Salish and Straits Salish Territories
Deadline: February 10, 2017
CSPT CFP 2017

Embodied Belonging: In/Exclusion, Health Care, and Well-Being in a World in Motion, Workshop on behalf of the Work Group Medical Anthropology at the German Anthropological Association Conference “Belonging: Affective, moral, and political practices in an interconnected world” 4-7 October 2017, Freie Universität Berlin
Deadline: February 15, 2017
http://www.cas-sca.ca/call-for-papers/3820-cfp-embodied-belonging-in-exclusion-health-care-and-well-being-in-a-world-in-motion-4-7-october-2017-freie-universitaet-berlin-deadline-15-february-2017

An Tobar: Sacred Springs and Holy Wells, A two-day workshop in Waterford, Ireland June 26-27, 2017
Deadline: February 15, 2017
https://penitentials.wordpress.com/2016/10/27/an-tobar-a-two-day-workshop-on-holy-well-and-sacred-springs/

Afroeuropeans: Black Cultures and Identities in Europe, Sixth biennial network conference, July 6-8, 2017, University of Tampere, Finland

Deadline: February 25, 2017
http://www.uta.fi/yky/en/6thafroeuropeans/callforpapers/cfp%20Afroeuropeans2017%20final.pdf

Gender, Work & Organization Special Issue: Gender, work, organizations and nonhuman animals
Deadline: February 28, 2017
https://sites.google.com/site/callforpapersgwononhuman/

Extreme Ethnography, 12th Annual Ethnography Symposium, August 29-September 1, 2017, University of Manchester
Deadline: February 28, 2017
http://www.confercare.manchester.ac.uk/events/ethnography/streams/stream1/#d.en.513694

Muslim Secularities: Explorations into Concepts of Distinction and Practices of Differentiation, June 18-20, 2017, Leipzig University
Deadline: March 1, 2017
https://www.academia.edu/30472157/Call_for_Papers_–_Workshop_on_Muslim_Secularities_Explorations_into_Concepts_of_Distinction_and_Practices_of_Differentiation

Making alcohol and other drug realities, Fourth Contemporary Drug Problems Conference, August 23-25, 2017, Helsinki, Finland
Deadline: March 1, 2017
http://idpc.net/events/2017/08/fourth-contemporary-drug-problems-conference-announcement-and-call-for-papers

“Je suis île” / “I am Turtle” – What Spaces are there for the Representation of First Nations and Inuit Artistic and Cultural Expression in the City?, Symposium, October 5, 2017, Montreal.
Deadline: March 1, 2017
île_turtle_appel à proposition_call for proposal

Sociolinguistics Summer School 8, Barcelona
Deadline: March 13, 2017
https://sss8barcelona.wordpress.com

Spatialising the Social Sciences in Postcolonial Contexts, May 2017, University of Oxford
Deadline: March 15, 2017
https://tcatf.hypotheses.org/230

Religion and Poverty, Salzburg Conference in Interdisciplinary Poverty Research, September 21-22, 2017, University of Salzburg
Deadline: March 31, 2017
http://www.poverty-conference.org/call-for-papers.html

Transforming Urbanity: People and Cities on the Move, Malaysia, June 9
Deadline March 31, 2017
http://www.4c5mstudio.org/conference/conference-paper-and-photo-essay-at-kuala-lumpur-and-penang-malaysia-june09-12-2017/

 

Call for contributors: Humanities (ISSN 2076-0787) special issue: “Spatial Bricolage: Methodological Eclecticism and the Poetics of ‘Making Do'”
Deadline: July 1, 2017
http://www.mdpi.com/journal/humanities/special_issues/spatial_bricolage

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/