CFP: JAWS: Journal of Arts Writing by Students 3.1&2

JAWS Call for Papers for Volume 3 Issue 1&2


Submission deadline: Monday 7 May 2017


Editors: Francesca Peschier, Robert Gadie and Ruth Solomons


JAWS is the only academic arts journal run by and dedicated to postgraduate students (and those who have recent graduated). It has published work by students from India, China, Australia, North America, Canada and the UK, and maintains an international peer review network.


The editors are seeking:

  • Theoretical and discursive essays up to 5000 words.
  • Critical reviews of events, exhibitions or performances up to 3000 words.
  • Visual essays about art practice (demonstrating a research approach, and if possible responding to the journal format), including images or stills, plus up to 1000 words. 
  • All work must be prefaced with a 100 word abstract and 6-8 keywords.
  • Please include your university affiliation, full name, course and year or graduation.
  • All work must use Harvard referencing, following Intellect House Style. 

Volume 1 Issue 1 is available for free at:


Guest editorials from previous issues are also available for free, including those by Dr Sophie Hope (Birkbeck), Dr Inger Mewburn (the Thesis Whisperer) and Joseph Heathcott (The New School of Design).


For all inquires please email or

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