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Friday, November 18, 2011

Muslim Mothering

Demeter Press, which claims to be the "first book publisher focused specifically on the topic of mothering and motherhood," is seeking submissions for an edited collection on Muslim Mothering. This is not a mere anthology, but a scholarly work that will include "multiple, varied, and even contradictory images, symbols, and representations of Muslim mothers and Muslim mothering." While the deadline to submit abstracts has already passed, it may be worth contacting the publisher to see if they will make any exceptions. The guidelines state that the work is to be published in 2012, while the website says perhaps there is still some time left to make a contribution to what seems like it will be an interesting collection. 

Continue reading here for more information.

1 comment:

Happy Husband & Wife said...

Excellent blog and resource, thanks!

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