Humanities Education and Research Association's Scholarly Journal: Interdisciplinary
Humanities is a refereed scholarly journal, published
three times a year.
journal accepts articles that deal with "any learning activities with
content that draws upon the human cultural heritage, methods that derive
from the humanistic disciplines, and a purpose that is concerned with
dealing with the interdisciplinary humanities or humanities education
at all levels (K-12, college, and adult learning) are welcome, as are
creative works of poetry, fiction and non-fiction that reflect the the
journal's interests and the themes of specific issues.
Interdisciplinary Humanities' submission guidelines below
for more information. Submit articles and Creative Works to co-editors,
Stephen Husarik (firstname.lastname@example.org)
and Lee Ann Westman (email@example.com).
Don't forget to include your e-mail address.
to Interdisciplinary Humanities: Subscriptions are included
as a benefit of membership in the Humanities Education and Research
Association. Libraries and institutions may subscribe for $150.00
per year. For
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issues of Interdisciplinary Humanities are available through
EBSCO academic databases accessible through most colleges and universities.
on the links for more details
Deadline: Jan. 1, 2017
Conference Issue - The Nature of Our Humanity
Pedagogy in the Humanities
Guest Editor: Shawn Tucker
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2017
Organic Machines/Engineered Humans:
Guest Editor: Doré
2017 Conference Issue - Local Voices
to Global Visions: Exploring Identity in the Humanities
Deadline: May 1, 2018
The Language of Music
Guest Editor: Dr. Erin R. McCoy
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2018
Bridging the Gap? Digital Median in the
Guest Editors: Kristin Lucas and Cameron McFarlane (Nipissing University)
Deadline: Jan. 1, 2019
2018 HERA Conference Issue
Deadline: May 1, 2018
Art, Activism, and the Pursuit of a Better
Guest Editor: Wendy Chase
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Interdisciplinary Humanities defines “interdisciplinary humanities
education” as any learning activities with content that draws upon the
human cultural heritage, methods that derive from the humanistic disciplines,
and a purpose that is concerned with human values. Academic courses
don’t have to be labeled “humanities” to be interdisciplinary. Integrated
courses and units are often disguised under such names as World History,
Freshman English, Music Appreciation, Beginning Spanish, Introduction
to Religion, Senior Honors, etc. Integration can range from the use
of a novel in a history course to team teaching to comprehensive thematic
extravaganzas that combine the arts, literature, philosophy, and social
welcomes manuscripts from university colleagues, but also ones that
examine interdisciplinary scholarship and education in elementary
grades, teacher education, adult public programs, graduate seminars,
educational radio and television, museums, and historic parks.
asks that you use the Chicago Manual of Style and that you
use it consistently. All notes should appear as endnotes at the
conclusion of your essay, and should precede any bibliographical
listings and appendixes. The editors ask that you have full bibliographic
citations before you send your essay.
that include reproductions of images should include copyright permission;
Interdisciplinary Humanities will not publish any submssion
without written permission for reproduced and copyrighted images.
Camera-ready line illustrations and high resolution black and white
photographs often reproduce well.
wishing to have their works published on the cover of IH should
submit works that are representative of the theme(s) of a particular
should be typed and double-spaced, formatted for printing, on standard
paper with one-inch margins and submitted electronically as Microsoft
Word documents to co-editors: Stephen Husarik, firstname.lastname@example.org
and Lee Ann Elliott Westman, email@example.com.
Place your name and affiliation in the upper right hand corner of
the first page of your manuscript.
should not exceed 6,000 words. Interdisciplinary Humanities
observes a "blind reading" policy, and considers carefully the recommendations
of outside readers whose expertise corresponds with the essay’s
you would like to use reproductions of images, we ask that you procure
copyright permission for these once your essay is accepted. Camera-ready
line illustrations and high resolution black and white photographs
often reproduce well. Permissions and copyright fees, if any, are
the responsibility of the author and should be arranged for and
paid before submitting the article.
decisions for publication are normally made within four months following
submissions. If your essay is accepted, you will be sent a pre-press
style sheet with reformatting instructions.
note: The Humanities Education and Research Association, Interdisciplinary
Humanities’ parent organization, requires that authors become members
of HERA if their essays are accepted for publication. Information on
membership may be found at http://www.h-e-r-a.org/hera_join.htm.
and proposed editions of Interdisciplinary Humanities are subject
to change without notice.