CFP: Children in Media

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CFP: Children in Media

Red Feather Journal (, an online, peer-reviewed, international and interdisciplinary journal of the child image, seeks submissions for the Fall 2014 issue (deadline Sept 15th, 2014).

Red Feather Journal seeks well-written, critical articles on any aspect of children or childhood in visual media. Red Feather journal welcomes submissions that examine the child or childhood in a broad range of media: film, Television, the Internet, print resources, art, 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; children in advertising; images of childhood as myth, visual adaptations of children's literary works; child welfare images; images of children and/in conflict; global childhoods; the child image in video games; the mechanical child; toy images of children, or any other critical examination of the visual representation of the child or childhood.

Red Feather Journal welcomes international submissions.

Red Feather Journal will also consider submissions of tasteful photo essays or artistic works. 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 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 indexed through EBSCO host and MLA bibliography.

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

Deadline for submissions for the Fall 2014 issue is Sept. 15th, 2014.