Meridians

feminism, race, transnationalism 

Meridians

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Journal Current volume: 18 Frequency: Two issues annually

Academic Editor: Ginetta E. B. Candelario

Meridians, an interdisciplinary feminist journal, provides a forum for the finest scholarship and creative work by and about women of color in U.S. and international contexts. The journal engages the complexity of debates around feminism, race, and transnationalism in a dialogue across ethnic, national, and disciplinary boundaries. Meridians publishes work that makes scholarship, poetry, fiction, and memoir by and about women of color central to history, economics, politics, geography, class, sexuality, and culture. The journal provokes the critical interrogation of the terms used to shape activist agendas, theoretical paradigms, and political coalitions.

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Editorial Office:
Meridians
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063
413-585-3388
meridians@smith.edu
 
Editor:
Ginetta E. B. Candelario
 
Editorial Assistant:
Leslie Marie Aguilar
 
Executive Advisory Board:
Elisabeth Armstrong 
Carrie Baker 
Payal Banerjee
Jennifer Guglielmo 
Daphne Lamothe 
Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor 
Kevin Quashie 
Elizabeth V. Spelman 
Nancy Saporta Sternbach 
 
Advisory Board:
Ravina Aggarwal 
Sonia E. Alvarez 
Kum-Kum Bhavnani 
Ginetta Candelario 
Katie Geneva Cannon
Inderpal Grewal 
Ambreen Hai 
María Herrera-Sobek 
Michelle Joffroy 
J. Kehaulani Kauanui 
Deborah K. King 
Kimberly Kono 
Amina Mama 
Mary Romero 
Ranu Samantrai 
Nancy Saporta Sternbach 
Ella Shohat 
Caroline Sinavaiana-Gabbard 
Elizabeth Spelman 
Gina Athena Ulysse 
Susan Van Dyne
Kamala Visweswaran 

 
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Meridians is a peer-reviewed, feminist interdisciplinary journal whose goal is to provide a forum for the finest scholarship and creative work by and about women of color in US and international contexts. The journal is a venture of Smith College.

Recognizing that feminism, race, transnationalism, and women of color are contested terms, Meridians engages the complexity of these debates in a dialogue across ethnic and national boundaries, as well as across traditional disciplinary boundaries in the academy. The goal of Meridians is to make scholarship by and about women of color central to contemporary definitions of feminisms in the explorations of women's economic conditions, cultures, and sexualities, as well as the forms and meanings of resistance and activist strategies.

Meridians seeks to publish work that is grounded in the particularities of history, economics, geography, class, and culture; that informs the contradictions and politics of women's lives; that illuminates the forms and meanings of resistance, migration and exile, and artistic expressions; that provokes the critical interrogation of the terms used to shape activist agendas, theoretical paradigms, and political coalitions; and that is substantive and readable, as well as relevant and useful to researchers, educators, students, and practitioners.

The Editor of Meridians invites submissions of scholarly essays, personal interviews, poetry, fiction, nonfiction, visual art, and photo-essays, as well as political manifestos, position papers, and archival documents of continuing interest. Submit manuscripts online via the journal’s Editorial Manager page. For detailed submission guidelines, please visit www.smith.edu/meridians/submit.htm.
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ISSN: 1536-6936
e-ISSN: 1547-8424
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