The Black Arts Movement

deadline for submissions: 
August 15, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alison Ligon (Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA), Dr. Cynthia Davis (San Jacinto College, Houston, TX) and Dr. Verner Mitchell (University of Memphis, Memphis, TN)
contact email: 

Established scholars in the field of African-American letters seek contributors for a comprehensive volume they are editing on the Black Arts Movement. The book is under contract with a major academic press. Entries should run from 250 words for minor topics and up to approximately 3,000 for major topics. For more information and available authors, groups, works, etc., please contact Verner Mitchell at