CFP: HARTS & Minds – Space and Place in the Humanities


HARTS & Minds: Journal of Humanities and Arts – Call for Papers

Space and Place in the Humanities and Arts

This call for papers invites submissions by postgraduate students (MA,
MSc, MPhil, MLitt, PhD) for the second edition of HARTS & Minds due to
be published online in September 2013. Abstracts should be approximately
300 words in length and articles no longer than 6000 words. Your article
may explore but is not limited to the following subjects:

– Aesthetic responses to gallery and non-gallery spaces
– Significant aspects of space within visual representations
– Use of concert spaces, both historical and contemporary
– Topographies
– Solitude or crowds
– Performance venues and staging
– Psychological and figurative space
– Urban or rural
– Architecture and its role in other discourse
– Archaeological spaces
– Surveillance, panoptical structures
– Space and place as realms of becoming
– Queer places and spaces
– Gendered spaces
– In language and semiotics
– Geographies and archaeologies
– Ethnicity and space
– Disabled spaces and places
– Monstrous or haunted spaces
– War and space, battlefields or memorial gardens
– Set design, the construction of space and the representation of place
in film, television
– Cyberspace, virtual realities
– Spaces and places of the future, utopian or dystopian.

Please submit your abstract and draft article along with an academic CV
to by 17th May 2013. Please consider that
HARTS & Minds is intended as a truly inter-disciplinary journal and
therefore esoteric topics will need to be written about with a general
academic readership in mind.

Articles should be previously unpublished works and copyright of
published articles will remain with HARTS & Minds. The editors accept no
responsibility for copyright infringement of images, graphs, etc used by
individuals submitting papers to the journal. You must ensure that you
have permission to use any visual or graphic material before submitting
your paper. Further information about submission guidelines is available
at the journal website, If you have any pressing
questions or concerns please use the aforementioned email address to
contact the editorial board.


HARTS & Minds

Chief Editor
HARTS & Minds

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