CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR A SPECIAL ISSUE,
TEACHING and RELIGION
TRANSFORMATIONS: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy
Deadline: November 15, 2013
The editors seek articles (5,000-10,000 words) and media essays (overviews on books, film, video, performance, art, music, websites, etc. 3,000 to 5,000 words), and items for the "Material Culture of Teaching section, that explore teaching and religion. This issue will be guest edited by Kristi Upson-Saia.
Submissions should explore strategies for teaching about religion in the classroom and in non-traditional spaces (such as the media and public discourse). We welcome jargon-free essays from all disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives.
Transformations is a journal which invites college teachers to take pedagogy seriously as a topic of scholarly articles.
Transformations publishes only essays that focus on pedagogy.
For submission guidelines go to: http://web.njcu.edu/sites/transformations/
Deadline: November 15, 2013
Possible topics for pedagogy-related articles:
The politics of teaching religion
Teaching about religion in literature, film, and other arts
Religion, gender, and schooling
Religion and war
Religion and education in cross-cultural and international contexts.
Teaching and studying in religious institutions
Religious controversy in the classroom
Religious symbols in the classroom
Religious profiling in and around schools
Teaching with religious rituals, traditions, and practices
Religion in the K-12 classroom
Teaching with religious texts or archives in secular contexts
Religious fundamentalism in the classroom
Atheism in the classroom
Teaching religion and sexuality
Religion and home schooling.
Religion, education, and social class
Past issues of Transformations include: Teaching Food, Teaching Feelings, Teaching Digital Media, Teaching Sex, and Teaching Earth. Please familiarize yourself with the journal before submitting.
Visit our website to order past issues.
Send submissions or inquiries in MLA format (7th ed.) as attachments in MS Word (.doc) or Rich Text format to:
Jacqueline Ellis and Ellen Gruber Garvey, Editors, email@example.com. Author(s) name and contact information should be included on a SEPARATE page.
Ellen Garvey and Jacqueline Ellis
New Jersey City University
Hepburn Hall Room 309
2039 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07305
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