Special Issue Call for Papers: Freedom Summer, section on “Teaching Freedom Summer”
The Southern Quarterly invites submissions for a special issue celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Summer Project and the passage of the Civil Rights Act. We are particularly looking for interdisciplinary scholarly articles on the subject of Teaching Freedom Summer, and we encourage submissions that make use of primary source documents, videos, music, or other media. Publication is planned for Fall 2014.
We do not consider previously published work or work being considered elsewhere. Please follow the submission instructions on our web page (http://www.usm.edu/soq). For consideration for this special issue, please submit original manuscripts by May 15, 2014, to the following address:
Managing Editor The Southern Quarterly The University of Southern Mississippi 118 College Drive #5078 Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
The Southern Quarterly is an internationally-known scholarly journal devoted to the interdisciplinary study of Southern arts and culture. For SoQ, "the arts" is defined broadly, and includes painting, sculpture, music, dance, poetry, photography, and popular culture. We also publish studies of Southern culture from such disciplines as literature, folklore, anthropology, and history. "The South" is defined as the region from the Mason Dixon Line to Central America. Regular features include reviews of books and films, periodic reviews of exhibitions and performances, as well as interviews with writers and artists.
Diane DeCesare Ross
Managing Editor,The Southern Quarterly
The University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive #5078
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
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