Scholars of Diaspora Studies and related interdisciplinary fields are invited to contribute abstracts for a special issue of the Journal of Global Postcolonial Studies on Diaspora Connections.

Abstracts/proposals should be no more than 500 words (due by April 15, 2023), and complete articles should be no more than 5,000 words (due by June 15, 2023). The essays should be double-spaced in 12-point Times New Roman font and follow the latest edition of the MLA Handbook. The special issue is projected for publication in Spring 2024.

Please send any inquiries and submit abstracts and complete papers to:

Dr. Pushpa Parekh
Director, African Diaspora and the World (ADW) Program
Professor, English Dept.
Spelman College, Atlanta, GA 30314-4399, USA
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Office phone: 404-270-5530.