CFP for NWSA Social Justice Quarterly

Call for Submissions for the Inaugural Issue of the NWSA Social Justice Quarterly!

The NWSA Social Justice Task Force is launching the NWSA Social Justice Quarterly, a publication that will share commentaries, articles of interest, abstracts of peer reviewed articles, reports, policy briefs, interviews, art, poetry, short stories, book reviews and more that are related to the issue of social justice; shared through a feminist lens and an anti-oppression framework. We hope to provide a platform for engaging and thought-provoking work that can help inspire not only dialogue, but also advocacy and action.

We are currently welcoming submissions for our inaugural issue; the theme is Reproductive Justice.

Submission Guidelines:
Please include the following with your submission:  
Professional affiliation (or if a student, Academic institution)  
Title of article (12-point, Times New Roman font, Single spaced)  
List of references (if applicable)
A headshot (optional)

Please send your submissions to

We accept work from every genre, including: nonfiction essays, commentaries, abstracts of peer reviewed articles, reports, book reviews, fiction, poetry, and visual art, as long as they are consistent with our theme.

We are currently accepting pieces that are up to 6 pages long. If your work is longer than that, consider submitting and abbreviated version for publication. (Special consideration will be given to reports.)

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, as long as you immediately notify us if your piece is accepted elsewhere

We are interested in original, unpublished pieces.

Please allow three weeks for a response. If you don't hear back within 4 weeks, feel free to contact us

The submission deadline for the Inaugural issue is May 15, 2015, midnight (PST). Please send your submissions to