Call for Submissions
The Dynamics and Complexities of Colorism
Extended Due Date: March 31, 2019 (midnight)
The Journal of Colorism Studies (JOCS) is accepting submissions focusing on The Dynamics and Complexities of Colorism. We are interested in submissions that focus on but are not limited to the topics noted below.
Articles, essays, book reviews, interviews, film/movie reviews, and social media posts with purpose.
Submissions will not be considered for publication if they have been published before or if they are under review by another journal or publisher. Authors are responsible for obtaining permission to use from copyright holders for reproducing tables and figures. Submissions to JOCS are subject to an initial internal review. Submissions considered for potential publication will be reviewed using a blind peer review process. Submissions that do not follow author guidelines will not be considered for publication. Submissions will follow the style of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition). Submissions should be single-spaced, using 1 inch margins for the top, bottom and sides of every page, 12-pt Times New Roman font, numbered pages. Lines should be left-justified and words should not be divided at the end of a line. Submissions (including notes, references, and tables) should not exceed 25 pages.
JOCS only accepts online submissions. Registration and login are required to submit items online. To submit manuscripts for review, please register at Journal of Colorism Studies (you will be required to create a user id and password). Subscriptions to JOCS are free.
We are looking forward to your submissions.
Dr. Donnamaria Culbreth
Journal of Colorism Studies
Skin color complexes
Girls of color
Women of color
Men of color
Boys of Color
Below the Mason Dixon Line
|Girls of color and disparate treatment
Students of color
Communities of color
Trailblazers and torchbearers
Unsung girls and women of color
The marginalization of girls of color
Diversity and inclusion
Specialized glass ceilings
Standards of Beauty