CFP Images of Children in Media

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
dolson@uta.edu or debbieo@okstate.edu

Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org), an online, peer-reviewed, international and interdisciplinary journal of children's visual culture, is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2013 issue (deadline March 20, 2013).

Red Feather Journal seeks well-written, academic articles on any aspect of the child image. The journal welcomes submissions that examine the child image as presented in a broad range of media: film, television, the Internet, print, art, photography, or any other visual medium. Some sample topics include, but are certainly not limited to: studies of images of children of color; child as commodity; images of children in international films; political uses of the child image; the child image in street art, the child image within historical art works, children in advertising; childhood visualized as myth, visual adaptations of children’s literary works; child welfare images; images of children and/in war; the child image in cyberspace; or any other critical examination of the child or childhood image.

Red Feather Journal welcomes international submissions.Please see our website for submission guidelines www.redfeatherjournal.org

Red Feather Journal will also considers photo essays or artistic works that visualize the child or childhood. Copyright information, including permission for use of each image, must be included with the submission. Red Feather will not use any image without the express written consent of its copyright holder.

Submissions to Red Feather Journal are accepted on a rolling basis. Red Feather Journal is published twice a year, in April and September, and adheres to the MLA citation system. Authors are welcome to submit articles in other citations systems, with the understanding that, upon acceptance, conversion to MLA is a condition of publication. Red Feather Journal is an open-source journal indexed through EBSCO host and MLA bibliography.

Interested contributors please submit the paper, an abstract, and a brief biography (with full contact information) as attachments in Word to debbieo@okstate.edu

Deadline for submissions for the Spring 2013 issue is March 20, 2013.

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
childrens_literature
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
eighteenth_century
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
medieval
modernist studies
popular_culture
postcolonial
religion
renaissance
romantic
science_and_culture
theatre
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond
victorian