2017 Call for Special Issue Proposals Deadline Extended + HAU Books Now Accepting Proposals for Malinowski Monographs Series

Call for Special Issue Proposals - Deadline Extended

We are pleased to announce that we are still accepting proposals for our 2017 competition for Special Issues, now giving an extended deadline. Proposals are now due February 28, 2016. The winning collection will be published in 2017 in HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory and duplicated as paperback, to be printed, marketed, and distributed by the University of Chicago Press. We are searching for field-setting collections and original themes with the potential to advance anthropological theory. Please download the call for proposals and instructions for submission at:


For further questions, please contact Giovanni da Col, Editor-in-Chief at:


HAU Books now accepting new proposals for Malinowski Monographs Series

Following our inaugural competition, the editors of HAU Books are delighted to launch our second international competition for manuscript proposals for new, state-of-the-art monographs in anthropology. Proposals selected for publication will be published in our series, Malinowski Monographs, distributed on HAU’s website (www.haubooks.org) in Open Access format and in paperback via the University of Chicago Press.

On the basis of the manuscript proposals received, the editors of HAU Books, in consultation with Editorial Board members, will select a shortlist for further consideration and will notify authors to submit a full manuscript for review. Following review, the editors and selected members of the Editorial Board will then nominate monographs for publication.
Proposals should be submitted by 31 March 2016.
Short-listed manuscripts will be chosen by 30 June 2016.
Complete manuscripts must be delivered by 31 October 2016.
A final decision on publication based on reader’s reports will be given by 31 January 2017.
Please download instructions for submission here.
To submit a proposal, contact Giovanni da Col (Executive Editor) at giovannidacol@haujournal.org.