Call for Papers: Gender, New Media, and Technology...

We invite contributions to a peer-reviewed open call issue featuring
research on gender, new media and technology. We are particularly
interested in contributions that exemplify Ada’s commitments to politically
engaged, intersectional approaches to scholarship on gender, new media and
technology.

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Call for Papers: Journal of Education and Human Development...

Call for Papers Journal of Education and Human Development ISSN: 2334-296X (Print) 2334-2978 (Online) The online publication date is June 30, 2015. Submission Deadline: April 30, 2015.  Journal of Education and Human Development is a peer-reviewed international journal. The journal publishes research manuscripts in the fields of education and human development which would be of interest to an international readership. The aim of the journal is to publish high quality manuscripts that are of international significance in terms of design and/or findings by encouraging the collaboration with international teams of researchers to create special issues on these topics. The journal strives to strengthen connections between research and practice, so enhancing professional development and improving practice within the field of education and human development. Papers accepted for publication are double-blind refereed to ensure academic integrity. The...

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Call for Papers list-Demeter Press...

CALL FOR PAPERS Mothers, Mothering, and Globalization Editors: Dorsía Smith Silva, Laila Malik, and Abigail Palko Deadline for Abstracts: March 31, 2015 Indigenous Experiences of Pregnancy and Birth Editors: Dr. Jaime Cidro and Dr. Hannah Tait Neufeld Deadline for Abstracts: April 6, 2015 Mothers and Sons Editors: Besi Brillian Muhonja and Wanda Thomas Bernard Deadline for Abstracts: April 30, 2015 Mothers and Daughters Editors: Dannabang Kuwabong, Janet MacLennan, and Dorsía Smith Silva Deadline for Abstracts: April 30, 2015 Toni Morrison and Mothering/Motherhood Editors: Lee Baxter and Martha Satz Deadline for Abstracts: April 30, 2015 The Music of Motherhood Co-editors: Martha Joy Rose, Lynda Ross, and Jennifer Hartmann Deadline for Abstracts: April 30, 2015 Muslim Mothering Eds. M. Aziza Pappano and Dana M. Olwan Deadline for Abstracts: May 1, 2015 Feminist Parenting Editors: Dr. Lynn...

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Call for Papers: Absent Mothers...

CALL FOR PAPERS Demeter Pressis seeking papers for an edited anthology on Absent Mothers Editor: Frances Greenslade Deadline for Abstracts: July 30, 2015 Missing, dead, disappeared, or otherwise absent mothers haunt us and thestories we tell ourselves. Our literature, from fairytales like Cinderellaand the Little Mermaid to popular narratives like Cheryl Strayed’s recentbook Wild, is peopled with motherless children. The absent mother, whetherin literature or life, may force us to forge an independent identity. Butshe can also leave a mother-shaped hole and a howling loneliness that dogsus through our adult lives. This anthology invites explorations of thetheme of absent mothers from scholars, creative writers, bloggers, mothersand others who write and research in this area. Papers from a wide range ofdisciplines and cultural perspectives, both theoretical/scholarly andcreative (stories, narrative, creative non-fiction, personal essays,poetry) are highly...

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Call for Papers: Transformations...

CALL FOR PAPERS Feminist Pedagogy Conference: Transformations Please submit abstracts to feministpedagogyconference@gmail.com no later than January 31st, 2015. April 17, 2015 Hosted by the Feminist Studies Group and the Center for the Study of Women and Society The Feminist Pedagogy Conference seeks participants for a day-long conference entitled “Feminist Pedagogy: Transformations.” The conference will be held on April 17, 2015 at the CUNY Graduate Center, in New York, NY. The Feminist Pedagogy Conference is a venue for conversation between scholars and activists across the disciplines around the present state of feminist pedagogy and work on gender, both within and beyond the academy. Building on previous work, this is a forum to share pedagogical methods and ideas for teaching in women and gender studies and/or feminist approaches to learning and classroom strategies in various disciplines....

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Call for Papers: NWSA Precarity...

Call for Papers The Undergraduate Student Caucus of the National Women’s Studies Association invites abstracts for a sponsored session at the 2015 NWSA meeting (November 12th – 15th in Milwaukee, WI): Deadline for Abstracts: February 2, 2015 Annual Theme: Precarity Subtheme: Institutions/Containment In the wake of the events such as Ferguson, Missouri, as well as a growing frustration with campus policies on sexual assault, there has been an eruption of community protests and public dialogues on topics such as racial justice, gender violence, state violence, and inclusivity. Many college students—coming to understand the role they play in these struggles—have had to negotiate their identities as both students and activists as they participate. Paper proposals are sought for a panel that will examine challenges to the binary defining activist and student roles, broaden understandings of...

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