CFP: New Scholarship in the Study of African American Religious History

Contact for Inquiries: | Co-editors: Vaughn Booker, Ahmad Greene Hayes, Judith Weisenfeld, Alexis Wells-Oghoghomeh

The editors welcome essays that analyze the spectrum of religious innovations, practices, beliefs, theologies, performances, politics, and institutions among Africans and their American descendants from the 15th century to the contemporary period. Please see the full call for papers here:

  • Please send an abstract of no more than 500 words to by October 31, 2022, along with an abridged CV.
  • Authors will be notified of decisions by December 2022.
  • If accepted, the due date for completed drafts (of no more than 35 typed, double-spaced pages, including footnotes) will be December 30, 2023.
  • Accepted authors will also be expected to participate in an in-person collaborative revision workshop to be scheduled later.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at the above email address with preliminary inquiries. If there are any additional steps that I need to take to distribute the ad or if there are particular restrictions, please let me know.

Posted: September 16, 2022
Tagged: Calls for Papers