Lamar Journal of the Humanities General Call for Submissions

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2024
full name / name of organization: 
Lamar Journal of the Humanities
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Call for Papers

The Lamar Journal of the Humanities is an interdisciplinary journal published annually 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, Spanish, German, and French. 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. Papers submitted to the Lamar Journal of the Humanities should not have already been published. Please submit your completed paper to one of the three editors by March 15: Sharon Joffe (, Adam Nemmers (, or Katherine Hoerth (