CFP - PARtake: Journal of Performance as Research

02 March, 2023 by William Lewis | 0 comments

CFP - PARtake: Journal of Performance as Research

PARtake: The Journal of Performance as Research is currently accepting submissions for our next issue. We are also seeking guest editors for special issues on topics below.

PARtake: The Journal of Performance as Research is currently accepting submissions for our next issue. 
PARtake is an e-journal dedicated to exploring the theory and application of performance in practice. Performance-as-Research is, for us, an investigation into the material, epistemological, and ontological fundamentals of all forms of performance, intended or otherwise. Our latest issue, 5.1, is available here:


Completed submissions for this issue are due by March 30, 2023. All manuscripts should be submitted through our online system, linked below.


We welcome new forms of textual analysis and documentation desiring to widen the aperture of performance writing, offering a continually evolving set of requirements, and thus are looking for submissions of artistic and academic research presented in all formats, including traditional, creative, innovative, and integrative.


We are currently accepting:
Articles of 4,000-6,000 words
Multimedia/Digital Explorations accompanied by 1,000-2,000 word essays
Performance Reviews of 700-2,000 words
Book Reviews of 450-800 words


If your investigation/project falls outside these categories, but you believe it still operates within the spirit of the journal, please feel free to contact us.



For questions about the call for submission please contact the managing editors at



Additionally, PARtake is currently seeking expressions of interest regarding guest editing Special Editions as they arise. Please contact us should any of the following themes be of interest: Disability Studies, Identity and Conflict, Technology and Performance, Indigenous Theater, Eco-theater and Climate Justice, Politics and Civic Activism.

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