Target articles should conform to current MLA Style (8th edition) and should be between 5,000 and 8,000 words in length. Please make sure to number your paragraphs and include a bio-blurb (including your contact information) and an abstract of roughly 300 words. Files should be sent as email attachments in Word format. Please send your manuscripts to gender-forum”AT”uni-koeln.de.
We always welcome reviews on recent releases in Gender Studies! Submitted reviews should conform to current MLA Style (8th edition), have numbered paragraphs, and should be between 750 and 1,000 words in length. Please note that the reviewed releases ought to be no older than 24 months. In most cases, we are able to secure a review copy for contributors.
Books and audiovisual media currently up for review (other suggestions welcome):
Dalya’s Other Country. Directed by Julia Meltzer, Other Country Films, 2017.
Below Her Mouth. Directed by April Mullen, Serendepity Point Films, 2017.
Marija. Directed by Michael Koch, Pandora Film Produktion, 2017.
They. Directed by Anahita Ghazvinizadeh, Mass Ornament Films, 2017.
Battle of the Sexes. Directed by Valerie Faris and Jonathan Dayton, Fox Searchlight Pictures, 2017.
RuPaul, creator. RuPaul’s Drag Race. MTV, 2009-present.
Amin, Kadji. Disturbing Arrachements: Genet, Modern Pederasty, and Queer History. Duke UP, 2017.
Brintnall, Kent J., Joseph A. Marchal et al, ed. Sexual Disorientations: Queer Temporalities, Affects, Theologies. Fordham UP, 2018.
Casselberry, Judity and Elizabeth A. Pritchard, ed. Spirit on the Move. Black Women and Pentecostalism in Africa and Diaspora. Duke UP, 2019.
Cox Donna J., Ellen Sandor and Janine Fron. New Media Futures: The Rise of Women n the Digital Arts. University of Illinois Press, 2018.
Davis, Heath Fogg. Beyond Trans Does Gender Matter? New York UP, 2017.
Dillon, Stephen. Fugitive Life: The Queer Politics of the Prison State. Duke UP, 2018.
Gentile, Patrizia, Gary Kinsman and L. Pauline Rankin, ed. We Still Demand! Redefining Resistance in Sex and Gender Struggles. UBC Press, 2017.
Hemmings, Clare. Considering Emma Goldman: Feminist Political Ambivalence and the Imaginative Archive. Duke UP, 2018.
Johnson, Jessica. Biblical Porn: Affect, Labor, and Pastor Mark Driscoll’s Evangelical Empire. Duke UP, 2018.
Lomax, Tamura. Jezebel Unhinges: Loosing the Black Female Body in Religion & Culture. Duke UP, 2018.
Moultrie, Monique. Passionate and Pious. Religious Media and Black Women’s Sexuality. Duke UP, 2017.
Puar, Jasbir K. The Right to Maim. Debility, Capacity, Disability. Duke UP, 2017.
Schalk, Sami. Bodymind Reimagined. (Dis)ability, Race and Gender in Black Women’s Speculative Fiction. Duke UP, 2018.
Strongman, Roberto. Queering Black Atlantic Religions. Transcorporeality in Candomblé, Santería, and Vodou. Duke UP, 2019.
Sykes, Heather. The Sexual and Gender Politics of Sport Mega-Events: Roving Colonialism. Routledge, 2017.
Wiesner-Hanks, Merry E. and Urmi Engineer Willoughby. A Primer for Teacher Women, Gender & Sexuality in World History. Ten Principles. Duke UP, 2018.
Williams, Bianca C. The Pursuit of Happiness: Black Women, Diasporic Dreams, and the Politics of Emotional Transnationalism. Duke UP, 2018.
Young, Hershini Bhana. Illegible Will: Coercive Spectacles of Labor in South Africa and the Diaspora. Duke UP, 2017.