Lamar Journal of the Humanities - Call for Papers

deadline for submissions: 
August 31, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Sharon Joffe, PhD. Lamar University Department of English
contact email: 


Call for Papers

The Lamar Journal of the Humanities is an interdisciplinary journal published twice yearly by the College of Arts and Sciences of Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. Papers of interdisciplinary or general interest in the fields of literature, history, contemporary culture, and the fine arts are appropriate for submission. Languages accepted are English, German, French, and Spanish. Detailed studies of highly specialized topics, literary explications which do not elucidate broader historical or ideological issues, and statistical essays in the social sciences are not encouraged but will be considered.  Manuscripts, normally not to exceed 6000 words, should conform to the MLA Handbook or the Chicago Manual of Style. 

Please submit your completed paper to the co-editors, Dr. Amy Smith and Dr. Sharon Joffe ( by 31 August 2020.  

Any inquiries may be addressed to:

Sharon Joffe, Co-Editor

Lamar Journal of the Humanities

Box 10023

Lamar University

Beaumont, TX 77710