The Body Studies Journal (, ISSN 2642-9772), a peer-reviewed, open access journal for the inter-/trans-disciplinary field of Body Studies, welcomes submissions for its second issue. We are specifically seeking articles that contribute to defining the field of Body Studies.

Suggested topics include but are not limited to: 

  • Social and Cultural Perspectives of the Body
  • Body image
  • Mental health and the body
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Race and Colonialized Bodies
  • Religion and the Body
  • Diseased/Aging Bodies
  • Reproduction
  • Regulation of the Body
  • Technology and the Body

Please submit your contact information, abstract, and paper (using the citation style appropriate for your discipline) as a word document to 
Michelle Filling-Brown, Ph.D. at  Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2019.