[URBANTH-L]Call for Submissions: Teaching Nation

Angela Jancius jancius3022 at comcast.net
Sun May 10 22:37:15 EDT 2009


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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