“We may never be strong enough to be entirely nonviolent in thought, word and deed, but we must keep nonviolence as our goal and make strong progress towards it” – Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Dr. Anna Hamling invites faculty members, researchers and practitioners to submit a proposal to an edited volume on CONTEMPORARY ICONS OF NON-VIOLENCE IN THE CULTURAL AND RELIGIOUS CONTEXT to be published with the Cambridge Scholars Publishing in 2019/2020.

This volume is open to numerous disciplines such as: Sociology, Cultural Studies, Asian Studies, History, Language and Literature, Religious Studies, Women’ Studies, and Indigenous Studies.

Please send an abstract of about 300 words on one of the following icons: Rigoberta Menchu, Mother Teresa, Lev Nikolaevicz Tolstoy,  Cesar Chavez, Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, M L King Jr or Lech Walesa to: Dr. Anna Hamling  (ahamling@unb.ca) by 15 October, 2018. Please also submit your CV (maximum 200 words).

Selected authors will be notified by 30 October, 2018. They will be invited to submit chapters of 6000-8000 words by 1 April , 2019.

Contact Info:
Dr. Anna Hamling
Associate Professor
Department of Culture and Media Studies
University of New Brunswick, Canada