Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism Call for Papers

Courtesy UC Berkeley’s Center for African Studies:

Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism Call for Papers

Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism, a tri-annual, fully-refereed journal published jointly by the Association of Nationalism and Ethnicity and Wiley-Blackwell, invites the submission of high-quality interdisciplinary articles on issues pertaining to nationalism, ethnicity and related themes. The editors are particularly interested in submissions for a special issue on Ethnicity and Nationalism in Africa. Examples of these themes include:

  • African borders and identity
  • Ethnicity, nationalism and conflict in the Great Lakes
  • The media and ethnicity in Nigeria
  • Migration and xenophobia in African cities
  • Unresolved conflicts of national identity: Casamance and Western Sahara

The editors welcome submissions of work in progress as well as contributions from established scholars,research students, post-docs and lecturers in the early stages of their career. For submissions to be considered for publication in the special issue, please ensure your paper reaches us by 16 July 2010. The word limit is 8,000 words, excluding bibliography and references. All papers must be submitted on-line via the Manuscript Central website ( All inquiries can be addressed to Editors at

For author guidelines and additional information, please visit SEN website: