Call for papers: Journal of Global Buddhism

Dear colleagues,

The Journal of Global Buddhism is interested in producing a special issue on the theme of “Family and Buddhism.” We are looking for contributions of about 5000 words in length (although there is flexibility regarding length) and we hope to have all contributions submitted by January 15, 2014. The submissions can be historical, textual, philosophical or ethnographic in nature.

The Journal of Global Buddhism is peer-reviewed and seeks to explore contemporary issues (see this link to take a look at the journal online:

If this is something that interests you, please contact myself ( or Franz Metcalf ( at your earliest convenience.

With best wishes,
Vanessa R. Sasson and Franz Metcalf