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

  • Arts Practices and Cultural Policies in Conditions of Disaster

    Guest Editors: Keith Nurse (Principal / President at Sir Arthur Lewis Community College)

    Submission Deadline: 1 September 2021


    This issue focuses on responses to, and long-term changes in the arts and cultural policy fields related to the current climate, health, and economic crises. Contributed articles examine organizational and economic models that allow for continued ...

  • Systems, Bubbles, Fragments
    How Society Challenges Arts Management and Cultural Policy

    Guest Editors: tbd

    Submission Deadline: 1 June 2022


    Societies and the reception of arts and culture have been studied by (cultural) sociology for many years. Pierre Bourdieu, Paul Gilroy, Antoine Hennion, Eva Illouz, Niklas Luhmann, Richard A. Peterson, Andreas Reckwitz or Gerhard Schulze and ...

  • Non-Visitor Studies and New Audiences

    Guest Editors: tbd

    Submission Deadline: 1 September 2022


    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 ...

  • Intangible Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development with a Special Focus on the Performing Arts

    Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. Tiago de Oliveira Pinto, UNESCO Chair on Transcultural Music Studies, University of Music FRANZ LISZT Weimar/Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

    Submission Deadline: 1 March 2023


    This issue focuses on the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage and its manifold implications, especially in relation to environmental and sustainable development. We welcome research articles, case studies, and essays from sociology, cultural studies, and performance ...