Humanities Education and Research Association's Scholarly Journal: Interdisciplinary
Humanities is a refereed scholarly journal, published
three times a year.
journal accepts articles that deal with "any learning activities with
content that draws upon the human cultural heritage, methods that derive
from the humanistic disciplines, and a purpose that is concerned with
dealing with the interdisciplinary humanities or humanities education
at all levels (K-12, college, and adult learning) are welcome, as are
creative works of poetry, fiction and non-fiction that reflect the the
journal's interests and the themes of specific issues.
Interdisciplinary Humanities' submission guidelines below for
more information. Submit articles and Creative Works to co-editors,
Stephen Husarik (firstname.lastname@example.org)
and Lee Ann Westman (email@example.com).
Don't forget to include your e-mail address.
to Interdisciplinary Humanities: Subscriptions are included
as a benefit of membership in the Humanities Education and Research
Association. Libraries and institutions may subscribe for $150.00
per year. For
more information about subscriptions, click on Join!
issues of Interdisciplinary Humanities are available through
EBSCO academic databases accessible through most colleges and universities.
to add some publication history to your CV? How about a book review.
a short sampling:
John. Plagues in World History. Rowman & Littlefield, 2011. 978-0-7425-5705-5.
Jeffrey C. The Dark Side of Modernity. Polity Press, 2013. 978-0-7456-4822-4.
here for a complete list of >Books
Available for Review
Send book reviews to Ed Cueva
Interdisciplinary Humanities defines “interdisciplinary humanities
education” as any learning activities with content that draws upon the
human cultural heritage, methods that derive from the humanistic disciplines,
and a purpose that is concerned with human values. Academic courses
don’t have to be labeled “humanities” to be interdisciplinary. Integrated
courses and units are often disguised under such names as World History,
Freshman English, Music Appreciation, Beginning Spanish, Introduction
to Religion, Senior Honors, etc. Integration can range from the use
of a novel in a history course to team teaching to comprehensive thematic
extravaganzas that combine the arts, literature, philosophy, and social
welcomes manuscripts from university colleagues, but also ones that
examine interdisciplinary scholarship and education in elementary grades,
teacher education, adult public programs, graduate seminars, educational
radio and television, museums, and historic parks. We ask that you use
the Chicago Manual of Style and that you use it consistently. All notes
should appear as endnotes at the conclusion of your essay, and should
precede any bibliographical listings and appendixes. The editors ask
that you have full bibliographic citations before you send your essay.
wishing to have their works published on the cover of IH should
submit works that are representative of the theme(s) of a particular
should be typed and double-spaced, formatted for printing, on standard
paper with one-inch margins and submitted electronically as Microsoft
Word documents to co-editors: Stephen Husarik, firstname.lastname@example.org
and Lee Ann Elliott Westman, email@example.com.
Place your name and affiliation in the upper right hand corner of the
first page of your manuscript.
should not exceed 6,000 words. Interdisciplinary Humanities observes
a "blind reading" policy, and considers carefully the recommendations
of outside readers whose expertise corresponds with the essay’s subject
matter. If you would like to use reproductions of images, we ask that
you procure copyright permission for these once your essay is accepted.
Camera-ready line illustrations and high resolution black and white
photographs often reproduce well. Permissions and copyright fees, if
any, are the responsibility of the author and should be arranged for
and paid before submitting the article.
decisions for publication are normally made within four months following
submissions. If your essay is accepted, you will be sent a pre-press
style sheet with reformatting instructions.
note: The Humanities Education and Research Association, Interdisciplinary
Humanities’ parent organization, requires that authors become members
of HERA if their essays are accepted for publication. Information on
membership may be found at http://www.h-e-r-a.org/hera_join.htm.
and proposed editions of Interdisciplinary Humanities are subject
to change without notice.
on the links for more details
Guest Editor: Michael Howarth
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Guest Editor: Tony Lack
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2015
Out of the Past and Into the Night: The
Noir Vision in American Culture
Guest Editor: Doré Ripley
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2016
Conference Issue: Beyond the Binary
Deadline: May 1, 2016
Scope of Horror
Guest Editors: Edmund Cueva and William Nowak
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2016
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2017
Conference Issue - The Nature of Our Humanity
Deadline: May 1, 2017
Organic Machines/Engineered Humans:
Guest Editor: Doré
here for List of Interdisciplinary Humanities Upcoming Deadlines.