CFP: Journal of Aging and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Aging & Identity
contact email: 
JAI@conted01.conted.usf.edu

The Journl of Aging and Identity, an international,
interdisciplinary, quarterly publication accepts submissions year
round. JAI examines the phenomenon of aging as it is presented in
the humanities. Articles discuss myths,often embodied in the
humanities, that equate longevity with senility and aging with
decrepitude, while simultaneously exploring visual and literary
representations of the potentiality and pleasures of active old age.
The journal explores the significance of an older persons since of
self and seeks to foster a dialogue between the humanities and the
bio-medical, psychological, behavioral, and social sciences that will
chalenge stereotypes, further our understanding of the aging
process, and provide creative approaches to the discussion of this
pressing issue.

The journal follows a hybrid version of APA style; those interested
in submitting articles may write for a style sheet. Articles are
peer reviewed; therefore, they should be submitted in triplicate with
an accompanying copy on an IBM formatted disc. Send submissions to:
    Lagretta Lenker, Ph.D.
    Co-Editor, Journal of Aging and Identity
    Director, Division of Lifelong Learning
    University of South Florida
    4202 E. Fowler Ave.
    Tampa, FL 33620-6610
    
Direct electronic inquiries to: JAI_at_conted. usf.edu

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