[URBANTH-L]Call for Submissions: Teaching Nation
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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: TEACHING NATION
The editors of Transformations seek articles (5,000 - 10,000 words), media
reviews (books, film, video, performance, art, music, etc. - 3,000 to 5,000
words), and photo-essays that explore nation in a variety of pedagogical
contexts and from all disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives.
Topics might include:
Defining, defending, crossing national borders; Conceptualizing and
contesting ideas of nation in the classroom;Courses on Im/migration and/or
emigration; Pedagogical approaches to nation, identity, citizenship, and
language; Globalization, economics and labor; diaspora, transnationalism,
exile; Nations, states, nation-states; Colonialism, post-colonialism and
nation;Nation and communities; Nation, race-ethnicity, religion, class,
gender, and sexuality; National conflict and cooperation; Nationalism,
patriotism, xenophobia in the classroom; Articulating and representing
cultural identities; Teaching indigeneity and sovereignty.
Send submissions or inquiries in MLA format as attachments in MS Word or
Rich Text format to: transformations at njcu.edu. Author(s) name and contact
information should be included on a SEPARATE page. For submission guidelines
go to: www.njcu.edu/assoc/transformations.
Jacqueline Ellis, Editor, Transformations
New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 200 3071
Email: transformations at njcu.edu
Visit the website at http://www.njcu.edu/assoc/transformations.
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