CFP for Lucayos: A Journal of Bahamian and Caribbean Criticism and Creative Work

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Call for Papers
December 19, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Literature, Race Studies

Developed by the Faculty of Liberal and Fine Arts at the University of The Bahamas, the goal of the journal is to promote critical regional and cultural awareness through academic and creative writing that comments on or is a product of The Bahamas and the Caribbean. The journal is focused on the literature, culture, or history of the region or in creative expression which connects to relevant themes, places, and spaces in the Caribbean.

The journal seeks criticism, creative works, and book reviews on a rolling basis. We seek submissions from across time periods and the liberal arts, fine arts, and social sciences related to the Caribbean and Caribbean diaspora.

Topics for essays of criticism can include but are not limited to:

• Bahamian, Caribbean, and/diasporic literature

• History of the region

• Cultural studies

• Ethnographic studies

• Translations and transcriptions

• Linguistics

• Pedagogy


Creative works can include but are not limited to:

• Fiction

• Nonfiction

• Drama

• Poetry

• Art

• Photography


Please see for our submission guidelines. For more information contact the journal at or