CFP: Journal of American Studies of Turkey: African American Studies (4/30/07; journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
James Miller
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        The Journal of American Studies of Turkey (JAST), a =
journal, is planning a special issue on African American Studies, to be=20=

published in the Fall of 2008.
Essay topics to be considered for this issue include: 1) the=20
historical origins of the Black Studies movement and African American=20
Studies programs and departments in the United States; 2) the state of=20=

African American Studies in Europe; 3) Current trends in African=20
American Studies=97social, political, and economic perspectives; 4)=20
African American Studies and the visual arts; 5) transnational African=20=

American Studies; 6) gender and African American Studies; 7) critical=20
perspectives on cultural production in the black diaspora=97film, music,=20=

and literature.
        The deadline for proposals is April 30, 2007; the deadline for=20=

accepted manuscripts is December 1, 2007. Please send proposals to the=20=

guest editors, Gulriz Buken,, or James A. Miller,=20=, or to any of the Contributing Editors: Nancy J. Dawson,=20, Tanya Price,, or George Junne,=20

James A. Miller
Professor of English & American Studies
& Chair, American Studies Department
The George Washington University
(202) 994-6743
Fax: (202) 994-7915=

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