Paradigm Shift is a new interdisciplinary peer-reviewed online journal of essays that challenge the basic assumptions underlying much research about peoples of African descent, particularly, but not limited to legacy Black Americans. The research under investigation may be in the social and behavioral sciences, the life and biomedical sciences, or the arts and humanities. Paradigm Shift is published once a year, in March, through the Institute of African American Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: http://www.unc.edu/iaar/ The journal seeks electronic submissions of essays of 4000 to 5000 words that present novel alternative explanations, insights, and perspectives on various topics of relevance to research on African Americans. Authors are encouraged to send their essays to email@example.com , attention Paradigm Shift Editor.
Institute of African American Research, Fatimah Jackson, Director, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Attention: Paradigm Shift Editor, 919-843-1898, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org