Call for Guest Editor - SdBS Special Issue

Jennifer McWeeny's picture
Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, Social Sciences, Sexuality Studies, Race Studies, Literature

Call for Guest Editors

Simone de Beauvoir Studies

Simone de Beauvoir Studies is currently seeking a guest editor/s for a special issue (Vol. 31, Issue 2) that will be published in fall 2020. Special Issues generally consist in six or seven articles. Interested parties should submit a CV, a sample Call for Papers for the proposed theme, and a brief statement of interest that outlines their qualifications and addresses the following questions: (a) Why is the proposed theme important for Beauvoir studies, or for topics germane to the legacy of her thinking? (b) What types of work do you expect will be featured under the theme? (c) Who in the field is currently doing work that would fall under this theme? (d) Which audiences and disciplines will the theme most likely engage? How would the theme invite new audiences to Beauvoir studies? (e) Does the theme speak to any contemporary debates occurring outside of Beauvoir studies in different fields or disciplines?

Simone de Beauvoir Studies (SdBS) is published by Brill on behalf of the International Simone de Beauvoir Society, and is housed in the Humanities & Arts Department at Worcester Polytechnic Institute under the direction of Professor Jennifer McWeeny. Articles are published in English or French. To apply for the guest editor position, please email your proposal to the Editor-in-Chief, SdBS@wpi.edu, by December 15, 2018. For more information, see www.brill.com/sdbs.

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