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CALL FOR PAPERS 2019

 THE BRITISH QUILT STUDY GROUP

 CALL FOR PAPERS FOR 2019 ANNUAL SEMINAR

The British Quilt Study Group invites submissions for original, previously unpublished research covering quilt or related textile study for the 2019 Seminar and inclusion in the journal Quilt Studies.

Contributions can be on any aspect of quilt and textile-related study, both historical and contemporary. Contributions from new researchers are especially welcome.

Papers can be any length up to a maximum of 6000 words for a full paper or 2500 words for shorter papers. These word counts exclude endnotes and appendices.

In the first instance, please submit an abstract of approximately 500 words, outlining your area of research indicating primary and secondary sources and the proposed length of your paper. Send your abstract to the Administrator for the Research Panel at researchadmin_bqsg@quiltersguild.org.uk  by 30 November 2018.

Selected papers will be presented at the BQSG seminar to be held in October 2019 in Farnham, Surrey. Papers presented at the annual seminar are normally published in the well-respected BQSG journal Quilt Studies. Further details can be found on the BQSG website www.bqsg.quiltersguild.org.uk

If you are interested in submitting an abstract, but wish to discuss this further please contact the Research Panel for further help and advice together with a copy of the submission guidelines at researchadmin_bqsg@quiltersguild.org.uk

BQSG Research Panel (researchadmin_bqsg@quiltersguild.org.uk) 

September 2018