Call for Guest Editors

We warmly invite people who would like to become guest editor of a special issue to propose a theme and potential contributors. If you are interested, please send us an abstract (200 words) and a longer outline (1500 words) of the suggested special issue, as well as your cv and list of publications.

submissions(at)jcmcp(dot)org

Current Call for Papers

  • Museum – Politics – Management

    Guest Editors: Zahava D. Doering (Senior Social Scientist, Thinc Design, New York & Editor Emerita, Curator: The Museum Journal)

    Submission Deadline: 1 June 2020


    The field of museum studies has covered a broad range of aspects from exhibition and collection management, curation, conservation, to economic aspects in the face of cultural political legitimization, to visitor participation and the use of ...

  • Transformation and Upheavals: The effects of crises and conflicts on the arts 

    Guest Editors: n.n.

    Submission Deadline: 1 December 2020


    Political upheavals and processes of social transformation affect the conditions for cultural production, dissemination, education, policy, and management. The transfer from one political party to another, even when it occurs through legitimate political processes, can mean ...

  • Non-Visitor Studies and New Audiences

    Submission Deadline: 1 June 2021


    Audience and visitor studies are well established fields. Numerous journals and books address the audiences of museums, concerts, theaters, or film festivals. Research on non-visitors, however, hardly exists, although a large part of the population belongs ...