Call for Submissions -- "Praying Grounds and Contested Terrain: African Americans, Religion, and the Academy"
The Initiative for the Study of Religion and Spirituality in the History of Africa and the Diaspora (RASHAD) is seeking contributions for the charter (Fall 2009) issue of "The Journal of Traditions and Beliefs." Publishable articles will contribute to the dialogue on issues related to our theme, "Praying Grounds and Contested Terrain: African Americans, Religion, and the Academy." Content should reflect the diverse viewpoints and backgrounds of African and African American people, and highlight the various "contested terrains" of African Diasporic spirituality in History, Religious Studies, Music, and other disciplines.
Typewritten, double-spaced manuscripts, no more than 30 pages in length (including endnotes) should be prepared using "A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations," 7th Edition (University of Chicago Press, 2007) Manuscripts submitted for publication will be peer-reviewed.
Submit manuscripts to: African.Diaspora@csuohio.edu. Deadline for submissions: November 15, 2008. Notification of acceptance: February 15, 2009.
Dr. Regennia N. Williams
Cleveland State University
Department of History
2121 Euclid Avenue, RT 1915
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
Phone: (216) 523-7182
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