05 August 2010

Call for Submissions: Women, Food, and Consumption (Winter issue)

Post date: 05 August 2010
Deadline: 17 December 2010
Geographical coverage: USA
Reading Fee: none
Accepts (genre): papers
Prize/Payment: publication
Contact: llhinkle@academinist.org.

MP: Women, Food, and Consumption (Winter issue) – Deadline December 17th , 2010

What are you eating, and what’s eating you? As women we are the target audience for many industries, food, fashion, cosmetics and skin care, plastic surgery, among many more. The MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well-written inquiries on the subject of women and consumption, with particular focus on women and food.This would cover all aspects of the topic, from women in the food industry (Martha Stewart), women as family food planner and preparer, dieting, eating disorders, food as reward or punishment, social status and food, social role of food, the role of mothers and mother figures in the development of eating habits (good and bad), women as keeper of family food traditions, food and sex, etc. Submissions may be in any accepted academic format such as MLA, APA, Legal Bluebook, Chicago Style but must be consistent throughout and thoroughly and carefully edited. They will be considered only with the attachment of a 50 word bio and CV if submitted before midnight on December 17, 2010.

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