Call for Contributors to Atlantic World Encyclopedia

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Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
November 30, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, British History / Studies, French History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Contributors are sought for Encyclopedia of The Atlantic World, 1400-1900: Europe, Africa, and the Americas in An Age of Exploration, Trade, and Empires, a two-volume work edited by David Head, of the University of Central Florida, and published by ABC-CLIO.

Now moving into its final stage, a handful of entries remain available, as listed below with their corresponding word counts.

COMPLETED ENTRIES ARE DUE BY NOVEMBER 30, 2016.

In many cases, a round of revision is also necessary, to be completed by a mutually agreed upon date early in 2017.

All contributors receive author credit and access to the digital version of the encyclopedia upon publication. Modest monetary compensation may also be available.

Interested parties should contact David Head at atlanticencyclopedia@gmail.com. Please indicate the entry you are interested in writing and attach a current c.v.

Contributions from graduate students are welcome.

Entries and wordcounts:

Azores

1000

Champlain, Samuel de

1500

Couriers de Boies

1000

Cuba

1000

Equiano, Olaudah

1500

French Revolution

2000

Inca Empire

1500

Iroquois

1500

Liberia

1000

London

1000

Noble Savage Myth

1000

Oneidas

1500

Pocahantas

1000

Pueblo Revolt

2000

Rum

1500

Seven Years' War

2000

Women

2000

 

Contact Info: 

David Head, University of Central Florida