CFP: Oxford Handbook of Hip Hop Music Studies (10/1 Deadline)

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Call for Publications
October 1, 2015
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Humanities, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies


Edited by Justin D Burton and Jason Lee Oakes

A full call for chapter proposals is available at the link above, and pertinent details are below. We welcome pitches from any discipline (or un-discipline, for that matter). 


Abstracts (400 words): 1 October 2015

Chapter Drafts (5k-7k words): 1 March 2016

Final Drafts: 1 June 2016


Please send abstracts of 400 words or less along with a 50-word bio (feel free to also link to a personal website) to [hiphopmusichandbook at gmail dot com] with subject heading “HandbookProposal” by 1 October 2015. We will send acceptance notifications no later than 1 November 2015. Chapters of 5k-7k words will be due 1 March 2016, and we will work with authors on revisions through the spring in order to amass the entire collection by 1 June 2016 and submit to OUP shortly after.

Contact Info: 

Justin D Burton

Asst Prof of Music, Rider University

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