Proposed themes for this year’s upcoming issues
Vol. 32 No. 2 Early July, 2019
Theme Voices Unveiled
Submission due date: May 15, 2019Theme description
When voices break down barriers, or when universal incoherence is expressed through music, art and literature, these voices need no words to describe the sense of loss. It can be felt in the rage of the oceans, the ravages of fires and the unending barrenness of sand. Send us submissions that speak for all these many voices.
When women cross the boundaries of convention and control, when Indigenous communities tell their stories and revive their languages, when the descendants of slaves break their chains and swing those chains around, when the margins take the centre, when Dalits and “untouchables” touch us with their voices…
We want to know your stories.
Vol. 32 No. 3 Early October, 2019
Theme Performance as Change
Submission due date: August 15, 2019Theme description
If you are passionate and fuming about the statistics of humanity, the numbers related to injustice, impoverishment, inequality and intolerance; if the absurdity of the human condition urges you on to engage in the theatre for change, in making films that reflect deeply on the crises we face as a society; if your forms of performance, be it spoken word, dance, theatre, cinema or puppet theatre, form the backbone of your performative existence, we ask you to write about it for our next issue on “Performance as Change.” Video clips and audiovisual links are welcome. For details on length and deadlines, please see below.
Vol. 32 No. 4 – Early January, 2020
Theme: The Literature Issue
Submission due date: November 15, 2019
Theme description to come
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