|Type of post:||Association news item|
|Posted By:||Rea Dennis|
|Date Posted:||Wed, 9 Jun 2021|
Expressions of interest: Editor and Editorial Board
Journal of Arts & Communities
2 issues per volume | First published in 2009 ISSN 1757-1936 | Online ISSN 1757-1944
The Editorial Board and Intellect are seeking expressions of interest for a new Editor and Board Members for the Journal. As you may know Stephanie Knight stepped down after many pioneering years of leading the Journal and we are now looking for new and experienced researchers, practitioners and academics to get involved in the journal.
About the journal
The Journal of Arts & Communities is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal that seeks to provide a critical examination of the practices known as community or participatory arts, encompassing a field of work defined for this purpose as incorporating active, creative collaboration between artists and people in a range of communities. The journal takes a cross-artform and interdisciplinary approach, including work happening in performance, visual arts and media, writing, multimedia and collaboration involving digital technology and associated forms.
The Journal of Arts & Communities seeks to provide a critical examination of creative collaboration between artists and people from a range of communities of place and interest. Interdisciplinary in approach, the peer- reviewed journal focuses on practice, policy and research related to issues arising from artist/community engagement.
The journal is currently published once a year, with an option to increase to two or three issues a year once the new Editorial team are in place.
We are open to expressions of interest from dedicated individuals, co-editors, or co-operative teams.
Editors are key to driving the vision and scope of the Journal. We are looking for individuals or co-editors who can renew and take forward the ideals and commitments of the Journal. As Editor(s) you will be expected to:
• Provide overall vision and leadership of the journal.
• Evaluate all manuscripts that are submitted to the journal.
• Select articles that are suitable for the journal for peer review.
• Encourage usage and subscriptions to the journal.
• Consider peer reviewers’ advice to make a final decision about what
• Work with the Editorial Board to identify new writers or develop ideas for
• We are looking to expand and welcome new members to
the Editorial Board. As a board member you will be expected to:
For questions or enquiries please write to the Intellect Journals Manager: email@example.com
If you are interested in joining the Editorial Board, or being considered for the position of Editor, please provide a cover email outlining your specific interests and reasons for wanting to join the Journal of Arts & Communities team. Please also attach a CV.
Monday 2 August 2021