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Conception, birth and childhood

Conception, naissance et enfance

“New Comparative Mythology” Journal, 5

Revue « Nouvelle Mythologie Comparée », 5

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Published on Thursday, January 24, 2019 by Céline Guilleux

Summary

New Comparative Mythology, a peer-reviewed journal of comparative mythology with an international editorial board, issues, for its  fifth volume, a call for papers on the topic “conception, birth and childhood”. In many mythologies, these three initial phases of the existence of divine, heroic, monstrous and other figures have given rise to many traditions. In addition, various beliefs and practices, which are lent legendary or mythical precedents, also rhythm this period which goes from the fertilization to the edge of the initiatory phase of the individuals. It is on the comparative study of this vast field of research that the articles submitted to our review will have to relate.

Announcement

Argument

New Comparative Mythology, a peer-reviewed journal of comparative mythology with an international editorial board, issues, for its  fifth volume, a call for papers on the topic “conception, birth and childhood”.

In many mythologies, these three initial phases of the existence of divine, heroic, monstrous and other figures have given rise to many traditions. In addition, various beliefs and practices, which are lent legendary or mythical precedents, also rhythm this period which goes from the fertilization to the edge of the initiatory phase of the individuals.

It is on the comparative study of this vast field of research that the articles submitted to our review will have to relate.

After acceptance by our editorial board and modification as requested, the selected articles responding to this theme will receive priority publication. Articles treating other subjects can also be sent to us and published at the end of the year in the "Varia" section of this volume, or even published in the following year.

Submission guidelines

Articles should not exceed one hundred pages.

The deadline for sending them will be July 1, 2019.

Publication of articles for this issue will begin in January 2019. The time between the request for modifications and the return of a corrected manuscript should not exceed three months.

Guidelines for manuscript preparation can be found on the website of the journal.

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Date(s)

  • Monday, July 01, 2019

Keywords

  • mythologie, comparaison, conception, naissance, enfance, dieu, héro, monstre, légende, folklore

Contact(s)

  • Guillaume Oudaer
    courriel : mythologie [dot] comparee [at] gmail [dot] com

Information source

  • Guillaume Oudaer
    courriel : mythologie [dot] comparee [at] gmail [dot] com

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« Conception, birth and childhood », Call for papers, Calenda, Published on Thursday, January 24, 2019, https://calenda.org/547468

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