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Call for Papers: Chakra – A Nordic Journal of South Asian Studies

May 1, 2018

Chakra invites submissions of manuscript articles and reviews to be published in late 2018, Chakra will publish original work from scholars of South Asia in the humanities andsocial sciences including, but not limited to, history, religious studies, literary studies, sociology, gender studies, economics, geography, political science, anthropology, and philosophy.

Between 2004 and 2005 Lund University published the Swedish journal Chakra: tidskrift för indiska religioner. The journal published peer-reviewed articles and book reviews on religions on the Indian subcontinent. The founding editors of Chakra were Associate Professor Kristina Myrvold and Dr. Katarina Plank. The four issues of the journal are now republished on our website. This republication marks the first step in creating a Nordic journal of South Asian Studies.

The first issue of the new journal will be published in 2018. It will still bear the name Chakra but broaden the scope to all aspects of South Asian studies. The journal will be published once a year and authors may submit manuscripts in Danish, Norwegian, Swedish or English. The journal will be peer-reviewed (double blind peer-review), following the guidelines set up by Norsk Senter for Forskningsdata (NSD).

Deadline: May 1

Call for Papers: Chakra – A Nordic Journal of South Asian Studies


May 1, 2018


South Asian Studies Network (SASNET) Lund University