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Call for Contributions

Utopianism, Feminism, Environmentalism and Political Thought [Working Title]: Essays in Honor of Lucy Sargisson on the Occasion of Her Retirement

Edited by Raffaella Baccolini and Lyman Tower Sargent

Proposals/Abstracts Welcome

Due June 15, 2018

Submission Deadline

January 15, 2019

Lucy Sargisson recently retired as Professor of Utopian Studies at the University of Nottingham, and we invite submissions in any of the areas in which she worked, particularly,

Contemporary Feminist Utopianism
Intentional communities, particularly cohousing, ecovillages, and New Zealand communities
Environmentalism and Utopianism
Political Thought and Utopianism
Twenty-first Century Utopianism

We invite essays on all aspects of the utopian tradition that either respond to her work or take new directions related to her work.

A list of her publications is available on request from

Please send a 100-250-word abstract by May 15, 2018 to: and

Once acceptance letters are sent, full essays (approximately 6000 words) will be due by December 15, 2018.