American Sociological Association

Footnotes - April-May 2019: Announcements: Call for Papers: Publications

April/May 2019

Call for Papers: Publications

Housing and Society

Housing and Society, a peer-reviewed academic journal published by Taylor and Francis welcomes manuscripts on housing-related topics. For more information, visit

May 31, 2019

The Michigan Sociological Review

The Michigan Sociological Review is seeking submissions of previously unpublished articles in all areas of sociology for the Fall 2019 issue. Manuscript length should not exceed 10,000 words. Submissions are peer-reviewed. To submit a paper for consideration, send an email with the paper attached (in doc. format, not PDF) to the editor at Deadline: May 31, 2019. For more information, visit

May 31, 2019

The Journal of Economics, Race, and Policy

The Journal of Economics, Race, and Policy, a scholarly peer-reviewed publication which examines the intersection of local and global issues concerning economic conditions, race, ethnicity, and gender, announces a call for papers that will explore the status of black academics trained and working in the discipline of sociology: The Status of Black Sociologists in the 21st Century. The Special Issue will be published in the Fall of 2020. Possible paper topics could include, but would not be limited to: the pipeline of PhD students in the field, the tenure and promotion outlooks for black scholars in the field, the publication output of blacks in the field, key issues of black women in the discipline, HBCU production compared to other institutions, and contemporary contributions of black sociological thought. Both conceptual and empirical submissions are encouraged.  We are particularly interested in papers that explore an intersectional lens to the topics noted above.  Submit a paper proposal (to include a 300-word abstract, proposed outline, biosketch for each author, and references) to  Deadline: June 28, 2019. inquiries should be directed to one of the guest editors, Dr. Mamadi Corra (, Dr. Zina McGee (zina.mcgee@hamptonu@edu), or Dr. JeffriAnne Wilder (

June 28, 2019

Social Theory, Digital Education and the Global South: Critical Perspectives

Social Theory, Digital Education and the Global South: Critical Perspectives. The book aims to explore the interplay between digital media practices and education (in primary, secondary, further, higher, and adult and community education, as well as informal education) in the context of the Global South. We are particularly keen on chapters which can advance existing social theories and/or propose new theoretical debates given the contexts/settings in which the debates take place. Proposals for chapter contributions, in the form of a 400-word abstract, are requested, Deadline: June 30, 2019. For more information, visit

June 30, 2019


Genealogy special issue “Genealogies of Terror: Histories of the Present,” guest edited by Professor Michael Blain of Boise State University. This should call attention to the many possible lines of critical research in this area. The purpose of this issue is to provide a venue for scholars engaged in genealogies of terror, terrorism, or counterterrorism that are directly relevant to the history of present (i.e. the “present” understood in its contemporary globalized or worldwide sense). Deadline: July 15, 2019. For more information, visit

July 15, 2019