Journal of the British Fantasy Society: Open call for papers

deadline for submissions: 
April 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
British Fantasy Society

Open call for papers

The Journal of the British Fantasy Society contains a mix of academic papers, reviews, interviews and feature articles. We are looking for submissions from people who are primarily researching fantasy, but we are also interested in the related fields of horror, science fiction, folklore etc. Our contributors and readers have interests across many genres and in many media: literature, comics, movies, music, oral histories and so on.

We are keen to hear about contemporary works, but are also happy to receive submissions about works, creators or areas that have fallen by the wayside over the years.

Submissions are to be made directly by email to the editorial address Please use MS Word or RTF format only, double spaced. The deadline is April 1st 2019, for publication in June 2019.

Our preferred length for academic papers is between 2500 and 6000 words, with citations in Harvard format. Please do not use footnotes in your submissions. Please provide an abstract and up to ten key words. All academic papers will be peer reviewed.

Sean Wilcock, Co-Editor

Sean is a Senior Lecturer in Creative Technology at Leeds Beckett University (UK).