Forthcoming edited volume on Global Rise in Femicide

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Call for Papers
May 31, 2021
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Sociology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Calling for authors,and scholars who will address, academically, the enormous rise in femicide (female killing) throughout the world, inquiring its historical, socio-political, religious, ethnic, gender related and/or various origins as well as its consequences on family members, women and girls, but mainly on society itself. Selected authors will be expected to contribute 15-20 page chapters to the above mentioned edited volume.

Send 300-word abstract(s) to Dr. Nilgun A. Okur by January 30, 2021. Please mention your affiliation, and attach a 50-word bio-sketch.






Contact Info: 

Dr. NIlgun Anadolu-Okur


Temple University 

College of Liberal Arts, Department of Africology and African American Studies

Philadelphia, PA. 19122



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