Call for Papers for 9th Issue of Masculinities: A Journal of Identity and Culture

deadline for submissions: 
December 15, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
initiative of critical studies of masculinities

Critical studies on men and masculinities is a developing and interdisciplinary field of inquiry, flourished in association with the feminist and LGBTQ studies since its establishment in the 1980’s by the substantial efforts of authors such as Raewyn Connell, Michael Kimmel, Jeff Hearn, Victor Seidler and David Morgan among many others. This field is now elaborating and promoting its own issues and agendas. Masculinities: A Journal of Identity and Culture, an internationally refereed journal which is published biannually in February and August by Initiative for Critical Studies of Masculinities (ICSM), is a part of these efforts.

The first eight issues of the journal can be reached online, from the following address:

Masculinities: A Journal of Identity and Culture, is now seeking contributions for its 9th issue, which will be published in February 2018. We are looking for articles and essays from every field of social sciences and humanities, which critically investigate men and masculinities. The submissions can be written either in English or Turkish. The relevant subjects for this issue include but not limited to the following:

Identities, experiences, representations
Politics and law
Childhood and youth
Fatherhood and family
Media, movies, TV and the Internet
Methods and methodologies

Deadline for article submissions: December 15, 2017

Submissions should be sent to the following address:
Submission guidelines can be found at the Guidelines section of the following address: