ABO: An Interactive Journal for Women in the Arts, 1640-1830 (Digital Humanities Section)

deadline for submissions: 
December 31, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Tonya Howe / Digital Humanities Section Editor, ABO
contact email: 

ABO: An Interactive Journal for Women in the Arts, 1640-1830 (https://scholarcommons.usf.edu/abo/) solicits articles that provide practical, theoretical, and critical ways of engaging women and the arts, 1640-1830, through digital means.

Among other topics, articles might analyze or encourage new ways of looking at texts connected to women and the arts, or women’s presence and absence in electronic collections, projects, or data sets. ABO also solicits peer reviews of digital tools and projects focusing on women in the arts, 1640-1830, and invites submission of digital tools and projects for peer review.

  • Length: Articles should be between 3,000-8,000 words in length. Peer reviews of digital tools and projects should be no more than 1,250 words. Peer review of digital tools and projects should be familiar with best practices like those provided by LAIRAH and NINES.
  • Style: Articles should be formatted according to the most recent edition of the Modern Language Association Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing, using double-spacing, parenthetical citations, and explanatory endnotes.
  • Submit a digital project on women in the arts, 1640-1830, to be peer-reviewed
  • Format: MS Word, PDF or rtf. For more information on embedding multimedia components, please contact Tonya Howe, Digital Humanities Editor, at thowe@marymount.edu.