[INDOLOGY] Fwd: Sagar Journal Call for Papers

Stefan Baums baums at lmu.de
Mon Oct 9 10:19:50 UTC 2017

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From: Sagar Journal <sagarjournal at gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 8 Oct 2017 16:36:52 -0500
Subject: Sagar Journal Call for Papers


*SAGAR: A South Asia Research Journal*
* Call for Papers (2018) *
*SAGAR: A South Asia Research Journal* is now accepting full-length
research articles and translations for its next print volume, to be
published in Spring 2018. We welcome papers that:

·        Analyze South Asian history, culture, politics, arts, and society
in comparison with other regions of the world

·        Look at South Asian issues in terms of scope, latitude, margin,
position, range, and location

·        Engage different kinds of narratives that can be located in but
not restricted to local, global, (trans)national, institutional,
digital/virtual, media, performative, literary, domestic, religious,
political, cultural, social, ecological, and communal spaces

The deadline for submission is *December 15, 2017*. Please send your
manuscripts or questions to *sagarjournal at gmail.com
<sagarjournal at gmail.com>*. Submissions should be between:

·        5,000-8,000 words and include a 150-word abstract

·        Translations can be 2,000-3,000 words, preceded by a 500 word
introduction contextualizing the text or excerpt. Please write to
*sagarjournal at gmail.com
<sagarjournal at gmail.com>* if your piece might be longer.

·        Manuscripts must follow APA guidelines.

·        The entire article, including block quotations and notes, should
be double-spaced.

Submissions should include:

 Two files in Microsoft Word or PDF format. Both files should include:

 1. Article submission

 2. Publishable images with credits, if any. Each photograph is equivalent
to 250 words.

 3. For translations, a scanned copy of the original source tex

One of the files should also include a title page with the author’s name
and email address as well as a 100-word biography of the author. The second
file will be for blind submission and cannot contain the name or contact
information of the author.

Sagar publishes innovative academic writing in the humanities and social
sciences of South Asia, as well as critical translations. It was
established in 1993 and is published annually by the South Asia Institute
at the University of Texas at Austin. Submissions for our print issue are
blindly evaluated by an editorial board of advanced scholars in the field.

Sagar is listed on EBSCO databases, which are used for academic research by
tens of thousands of institutions worldwide. This will substantially
enhance the visibility of articles published in the journal.
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Stefan Baums, Ph.D.
Institut für Indologie und Tibetologie
Ludwig‐Maximilians‐Universität München

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