CfP: Issue 8.1 A & Q (Due: July 31, 2020)

CfP: Verge 8.1 A&Q – “Race, Racialization, and Antiracism: Reimagining the Study of Global Asias” Following the resurgence of protests against racialized police violence since May 2020, citizens, activists, artists, and academic communities across the globe have renewed efforts to reflect on and respond to issues of race and racial discrimination. One such measure taken […]

CFP: Issue 8.2: Visualizing Asias: Interventions in Asian and Asian Diasporic Art (Due: May 1, 2021)

Verge 8.2 will be a special issue on “Visualizing Asias: Interventions in Asian and Asian Diasporic Art,” co-edited by Laura Kina (DePaul University) and Chang Tan (Penn State). Essays (between 6,000-10,000 words) and abstracts (125 words) should be submitted electronically to verge@psu.edu and prepared according to the author-date + bibliography format of the Chicago Manual of Style. […]

CFP 8.1: Indian Ocean Studies, Afro-Asian Affinities (Due: 11/01/2020)

Verge 8.1 will be a special issue on “Indian Ocean Studies, Afro-Asian Affinities,” co-edited by Emmanuel Bruno Jean-Francois (Penn State) & Neelima Jeychandran (Penn State). Essays (between 6,000-10,000 words) and abstracts (125 words) should be submitted electronically to verge@psu.edu and prepared according to the author-date + bibliography format of the Chicago Manual of Style. See section 2.38 […]

CFP: Issue 7.2 on Digital Asias (Convergence due Oct 1, 2019; Essays due May 1, 2020)

📢 We are now accepting submissions for Issue 7.2, a special issue on “Digital Asias,” co-edited by Jonathan E. Abel (Penn State ) Joseph Jonghyun Jeon (UC-Irvine)! Essays (between 6,000-10,000 words) and abstracts (125 words) should be submitted electronically to verge@psu.edu and prepared according to the author-date + bibliography format of the Chicago Manual of Style. See section […]

CFP: Issue 7.1 (Due Nov. 1, 2019)

📢 We are now accepting submissions for Issue 7.1, an open issue that invites essays related to the broader project of Verge: Studies in Global Asias! 👉🏽The deadline for submissions is Nov. 1, 2019. Queries and submissions should be sent to: verge@psu.edu 👉🏽You can download the PDF of the CFP here: https://sites.psu.edu/vergeglobalasias/files/2019/04/CFP-7.1-17ytved.pdf  

CFP: Issue 6.2 on “Infrastructure”

📢 We are now accepting submissions for Issue 6.2, a special issue on “Infrastructure,” co-edited by Jessamyn Abel (Penn State University) and Leo Coleman (Hunter College). This special seeks to bring together scholars from the humanities and social sciences to explore the relationships between the planning, construction, and use of infrastructures and modes of social, […]

CFP: Issue 6.1 on “Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Critical Refugee Studies”

We are now accepting submissions for Issue 6.1, a special issue on “Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Critical Refugee Studies,” co-edited by Tina Chen and Cathy Schlund-Vials. Focused on global human rights, concentrated on international humanitarianism, and invested in exploring linkages between Asia and Asian America, this special issue of Verge takes as a starting point […]