<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_quote"><div><div class="h5"><div dir="ltr">Thanks Prof. Vemsani for sharing the call for papers for AJIS. Below is some more info about the editorial board for this new journal (also at <a href="http://aaindicstudies.org/publication/" target="_blank">http://aaindicstudies.org/p<wbr>ublication/</a>)<div><b><u><br></u></b><div><div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column-main m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column-marginright" style="display:inline;float:left;width:630px;margin-right:30px"><b><u>Editorial Advisor:</u></b><br>Arvind Sharma<br><b><u><br>Executive Editor:</u></b><br>Pankaj Jain<br><b><u><br>Editor-in-Chief:</u></b><br>Lavanya Vemsani<br><b><u><br>Editorial Ombudsman:</u></b><br>Jeffery D. Long<br><b><u><br>Assistant Editor:</u></b><br>Anjali Kanojia<br><br><b><u>Book Review Editor:<br></u></b>TBD</div><div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column-main m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column-marginright" style="display:inline;float:left;width:630px;margin-right:30px"><br><b><u>Editorial Board:</u></b><br>Amarjiva Lochan<br>Antoinette DeNapoli<br>Antonio de Nicolas<br>Anup Kumar<br>Bharat Gupt<br>Brij Mohan<br>George Cardona<br>Harsha Dehejia<br>Jim G. Shaffer<br>Madhu Khanna<br>Makarand Paranjape<br>Mandakranta Bose<br>Peter Scharf<br>Radhakrishnan Pillai<br>Rajakumari Shankar<br>Rajeshwari Pandharipande<br>Rama Rao Pappu<br>Rana P. B. Singh<br>Ravindra D. Prasad<br>Rayson K. Alex<br>Robert Thurman<br>Sangeetha Menon<br>Stephen Phillips<br>Varadaraja Raman<div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-cleaner" style="color:rgb(72,72,72);font-family:"Open Sans",Arial,Tahoma,sans-serif;font-size:1px;margin:0px;clear:both;height:1px;line-height:1px"> <br></div></div><aside class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column-aside m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-academia-column-last" style="display:inline;float:left;width:300px;margin-right:0px;color:rgb(72,72,72);font-family:"Open Sans",Arial,Tahoma,sans-serif;font-size:12px"><div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-cleaner" style="margin:0px;clear:both;font-size:1px;height:1px;line-height:1px"> </div></aside><div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail-cleaner" style="margin:0px;clear:both;font-size:1px;height:1px;line-height:1px;color:rgb(72,72,72);font-family:"Open Sans",Arial,Tahoma,sans-serif"> </div></div></div></div></div></div><div class="gmail_extra"><div><div class="h5"><br clear="all"><div><div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583gmail_signature" data-smartmail="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif">------------------------------<wbr>------------------------------<wbr>----------------------</font></span></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)">Dr. Pankaj Jain पंकज जैन</span><br style="color:rgb(0,0,0)"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)">Associate Professor</span></font></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)"><a href="http://philosophy.unt.edu/people/faculty/pankaj-jain" style="color:rgb(17,85,204)" target="_blank">Dept of Philosophy and Religion</a></span></font></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif" style="color:rgb(17,85,204)"><a href="https://international.unt.edu/content/india-initiatives-group" style="color:rgb(17,85,204)" target="_blank">Co-chair, India Initiative Group</a></font><br></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><a href="http://www.aaindicstudies.org/" target="_blank">Co-founder, American Academy of Indic Studies</a></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><a href="http://www.springer.com/series/15157" target="_blank">Section Editor for Hinduism, Encyclopedia of Indian Religions</a><br></font></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif">University of North Texas</font></span></p><p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;font-size:small"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,238);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<br><div class="gmail_quote"><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex"><div dir="ltr"><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-p1"><br></p><span class=""><div class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoNormalCxSpFirst" align="center" style="text-align:center;line-height:115%"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Call for papers</span></b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""><span></span></span></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoNormalCxSpMiddle" align="center" style="text-align:center;line-height:115%"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">American Journal of Indic Studies<span></span></span></b></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:115%"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman";color:rgb(25,25,25)"><span> </span><span>                        </span>ISSN 2573-2145 (Print) <span>           </span>ISSN 2573-1939 (Online)<span></span></span></b></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoNormalCxSpMiddle" align="center" style="text-align:center;line-height:115%"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Submissions open for the Inaugural Issue Volume
1 No 1<span></span></span></b></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoNormalCxSpMiddle" align="center" style="text-align:center;line-height:115%"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">American Journal of Indic Studies (AJIS)
is a peer-reviewed journal published by the American Academy of Indic Studies
(AAIS). <span></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoCommentText" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman"">AJIS invites academic papers on all aspects of Indic studies broadly
defined for publication in Volume 1 Number 1 and its subsequent issues. </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman"">AJIS publishes papers
that call attention to the meanings and applications of Indic categories, which
have typically been under-represented in the academic study of Indic
civilization. AJIS invites papers that analyze specific theoretical and
methodological issues within Indic studies across academic disciplines. AJIS
also welcomes papers that place Indic categories and explanatory models in
conversation with western theoretical and methodological models in order to
deepen and expand scholarly knowledge of Indic civilization. <span>Interactions and relationships of western and
non-western studies on contemporary and classical Indic civilization are also
considered for publication. <span></span></span></span></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoCommentText" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoCommentText" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman"">Papers on all aspects of Indic Studies, and their interdisciplinary
studies in all of the disciplines of Humanities, Social Sciences, Education,
Public Affairs, and other Interdisciplinary areas including (but not limited
to) </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman"">Anthropology,
Archaeology, Diaspora Studies, Ethical Thought, Ecological & Environmental
Studies, History & Culture, Human Geography, India-America relations, Indic
Elements & Hindu-Buddhist relations in Asia, Language & Linguistics,
Media Studies, Philosophy, Politics & Public Administration, Religious
Studies, Social Work, Sociology, and Gender Studies will be considered for
publication.<span></span></span></p><p class="m_-3262500977668028804m_4543003985268528583m_-5259743949098933924gmail-MsoCommentText" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">American Journal of Indic Studies
publishes original papers, reflection papers, theoretical & conceptual
frameworks, analytical & empirical research, applied research & field
notes, and book & film reviews.<span></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Date of Publishing:</span></b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""> AJIS is inviting papers for Vol. 1 No. 1
scheduled to be published in Winter 2017.<span></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""> <span></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Submission deadline: </span></b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">August 28, 2017.<span></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Contributions for subsequent volumes will
be accepted on a rolling basis and considered on a first-come-first-serve basis
for the next available upcoming volume. Please include brief bio with your
submission. Send your manuscript and questions to the editor Dr. Lavanya
Vemsani at: </span><a href="mailto:editor@AAIndicStudies.org" target="_blank"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">editor@AAIndicStudies.org</span></a><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""> <span></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman""><span> </span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Dr. Lavanya Vemsani<span></span></span></b></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Editor-in-Chief,
<i>American Journal of Indic Studies  </i><a href="http://https//aaindicstudies.org/publication/" target="_blank">https//aaindicstudies.org/pub<wbr>lication/</a><span></span></span></p><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt">




























































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Shawnee State University<span></span></span></p>
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