CFP: Transgender Studies Quarterly Special Issue: The Issue of Blackness

Transgender Studies Quarterly invites submissions for an upcoming special issue on The Issue of Blackness.

“This special issue of TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly, titled “The Issue of Blackness,”
explores and questions the issuance of Blackness to transgender identity, politics, and
transgender studies and proceeds from the premise that the position of Blackness in relation to
the project of universality is both overseen and unknown.”

Deadline: Please send complete submissions by June 1, 2016. (Note that we cannot accept
submissions earlier than January 15, 2016.) To submit a manuscript, please
visit If this is your first time using Editorial Manager,
please register first, then proceed with submitting your manuscript. If you have any difficulties
with the process, contact the journal at tsqjournal[@] All manuscripts must be double spaced,
including quotations and endnotes, and blinded throughout. You must also submit an
abstract, keywords, and biographical note at the time of initial submission. Please visit the
editorial office’s website for a detailed style guide. Questions for the editors of this issue may be
addressed to Treva C. Ellison (trevaellison[@], Kai M. Green
([@], Matt Richardson (matturichardson[@], and C. Riley
Snorton (riley.snorton[@]

About the author

Reference Librarian, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University