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Call for Papers: “Black Theatre Today.” Volume 5, Issue 2, Deadline, November, 15, 2019

The editors of Continuum seek critical and theoretical essays that explore new developments in twenty-first century black theatre. Suggested topics include but are not limited to the following:

*Twenty-First Century Black Theatre and Black Feminism

*What is Hip Hop Theatre?

*New Voices of African Diaspora Theatre

*Staging Blackness in the Twenty-First Century 

* Theatre and the Black Lives Matter Movement

*African Women Playwrights Today


Continuum seeks book reviews about any aspect of Black theater, theory, historiography, and practice. Reviews will be between 1000-1500 words. Continuum rarely seeks reviews of published plays or anthologies. Book Review inquiries can be directed to Sharrell Luckett, book review editor at

Performance reviews: Continuum is seeking writers to review professional theatre productions for the 2019-2020 season. Reviews should be between 1000-1500 words. Interested writers should contact Melda Beaty, performance review editor (

Submissions must follow Chicago Manual of Style formatting. Electronic submission instructions and a submission form can be found at  


As a continuing feature, we publish production photographs. We will accept up to four photographs each from productions mounted during the 2017/2018 theatre season.  Please follow the instructions for submission of photographs on our web site. 

Please note: Continuum does not publish plays or other creative works.


Sandra Adell, Executive Editor (

Denise Hart, Managing Editor (    

Melda Beaty, Performance Review Editor (

Sharrell Luckett, Book Review Editor (