Critical Race and Whiteness Studies (formerly the Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association ejournal) is currently calling for Special Issue proposals. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles in the area of critical race and whiteness studies from a wide range of areas in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Education and Law. CRWS content is available freely on an open access basis and is aggregated by the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).

The journal’s editorial board encourages Special Issue proposals on any aspect of critical race and whiteness studies scholarship. The board is particularly interested in receiving Special Issue proposals on the following topics:

  • CRWS and media industries, including film, television and new media
  • CRWS and sport
  • CRWS and masculinities
  • CRWS and critical geography, especially with regards to the rural

To submit a proposal please include:

  • Title
  • Abstract (400-500 words)
  • Bio of Editors and Track record

Where possible please also include:

  • List of Contributors and affiliations
  • Abstracts of papers
  • Desired date of publication

Critical Race and Whiteness Studies is an open-access peer-reviewed online publication. As an online journal, we are keen to accept proposals that utilise new or interactive media (subject to Copyright Requirements). More information about the journal can be found here:

Proposals and enquiries should be sent to the journal’s editor, Dr. Holly Randell-Moon: