The call for submissions below has now closed and it is expected that another call will be made early in 2020.
The peer-reviewed, online and open access journal Studies in Testimony is currently accepting submissions for an expected publication date of April 2019. The call for submissions is intentionally broad in nature, allowing for submissions that look at emerging areas of academic interest, in addition to those of continued and lasting relevance from a wide range of academic disciplines including, but certainly not limited to, literature, critical theory, history and psychoanalysis.
Subject areas could include, but are not limited to:
- Testimony of survivors
- Perpetrator testimony
- Testimony in the digital age
- Post-colonial testimony
- Hybrid forms of testimony
- Interdisciplinary approaches to testimony
- The future of testimony
- Testimony beyond trauma theory
- Forms of testimony
Articles should be between 6000 and 8000 words in length, including footnotes, be in MHRA style and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions should be in Word format to allow the review process as well as copywriting and editing. An abstract of no more than 500 words should accompany each submission along with a short author bio. The closing date for submissions is Friday 7th September 2018.
Additionally, ideas regarding possible guest edited editions that have testimony as their central theme would be welcomed.
To find out more about Studies in Testimony, submission guidance and general enquiries please visit the journal’s website: studiesintestimony.co.uk. Or for more specific advice please use the contact form on the site.