Call for Publications
May 1, 2016
Oklahoma, United States
Anthropology, Area Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Sociology, Social Sciences
Call for submissions (Summer 2016) : The Journal of the Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (ACME)
The Journal of the Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (ACME) is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to the anthropological studies of all societies and cultures in the Middle East and Central Eurasia.
Its scope is to publish original research by social scientists not only in the area of anthropology but also in sociology, folklore, religion, material culture and related social sciences. It includes all areas of modern and contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (Russia, the Caucasus, Central Asia, China) including topics on minority groups and religious themes. The journal also will review monographic studies, reference works, results of conferences, and international workshops. ACME also publishes review essays, reviews of books and multimedia products (including music, films, and web sites) relevant to the main aims of the journal. All submissions for articles are peer-reviewed.
ACME is published with the financial support and collaboration of Groupe Sociétés, Religions, Laïcités, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France.
For general enquiries and Instructions for Authors, please visit:
Founder&Chief Editor-Pedram Khosronejad, Oklahoma State University; Assistant Editor-Faegheh Shirazi, University of Texas, Austin, USA; Book Review Editor-Iqbal Akhtar, Florida International University, USA; Film Review Editor-Michael Abecassis, University of Oxford, UK.
Lois Beck, Washington University, Saint Louis, USA; William O. Beeman, University of Minnesota, USA; Janice Boddy, University of Toronto, Canada; Hamid Dabashi, Columbia University, USA; Juergen W. Frembgen, Museum of Ethnology, Munich, Germany; Clive Holes, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford, UK; Pierre-Jean Luizard, GSRL-CNRS, France; Hamid Naficy, Northwestern University, USA; Philip Carl Salzman, McGill University, Canada; Yasushi Tonoga, Kyoto University, Japan ; Pnina Werbner, Keele University, UK.
Kamran Aghaie, University of Texas, Austin, USA; Isabelle Charleux, GSRL-CNRS, France; Iain R. Edgar, Durham University, UK; Ayxem Eli, University of New South Wales, Australia; Nasser Fakouhi, University of Tehran, Iran; Ingvild Flaskerud, University of Bergen, Norway; Alireza Ghasemkhan, Tehran Open University, Iran; Bruce Grant, New York University, USA; Christiane Gruber, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA; Niloofar Haeri, Johns Hopkins University, USA; Farhad Khosrokhavar, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, France; Mazyar Lotfalian, University of California, Irvine, USA; Manijeh Maghsudi, University of Tehran, Iran; Ulrich Marzolph, University of Göttingen, Germany; Negar Mottahedeh, Duke University, USA; Ashirbek Muminov, Institute of Oriental Studies, Kazakhstan; Alexandre Papas, CNRS-EHESS, France; Paulo Pinto, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil; François Ruegg, University of Fribourg, Switzerland; Helga Tawil Souri, New York University, USA; Thierry Zarcone, GSRL-CNRS, France.
Dr. Pedram Khosronejad
Farzaneh Family Scholar
Associate Director for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies
School of International Studies
Oklahoma State University
201 Wes Watkins Center
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078