Publishing Opportunities

Cemore is currently the home of the Mobilities journal and two book publication series offerings new publishing opportunities to scholars working within the field of mobilities. We welcome submissions from a variety of academic backgrounds who engage with themes of mobilities research. Additionally, we are currently welcoming submissions from guest-bloggers on our site.

Mobilities Journal

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Thomson Reuters has published the 2014 JCR and Mobilities’ Impact Factor is 1.172. The new rankings are: 36/76 in Geography and 20/29 in transport. We are always delighted to receive individual articles and proposals for special issues on ‘mobilities’ related themes. Editors: 

  • Professor Kevin Hannam, WebsiteEdinburgh Napier University, UK
  • Professor Mimi Sheller, Biography, Drexel University, USA
  • Dr David Tyfield, Biography, LEC, Lancaster University, UK Founding Editor Professor John Urry (1946-2016)

Studies in Mobilities, Literature and Culture book series 

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small-square-tyresHumanities Director, Lynne Pearce, has recently been appointed a co-editor of a new Palgrave Macmillan (New York) series entitled Studies in Mobilities, Literature and Culture which aims to capitalise on the current ‘humanities turn’ in mobilities research.


  • Marian Aguiar, Carnegie Mellon University, Pennsylvania 
  • Charlotte Mathieson, University of Surrey, UK
  • Lynne Pearce, Lancaster University, UK

Routledge Book Series

Go to Changing Mobilities website»

changing-mobsThis series explores the transformations of society, politics and everyday experiences wrought by changing mobilities, and the power of mobilities research to inform constructive responses to these transformations.



Become a Guest-Blogger for our Site 

We also welcome scholars, at all career stages, interested in writing for the Cemore website, either on a one-off basis, or repeatedly. This could include, for instance, pieces on ongoing mobilities-related research, comment pieces, event reports, news about events that might be of interest to mobilities researchers. We love receiving new posts and hearing from new voices as this reflects the wonderful diversity of the field of mobilities. Please email with your proposal or for more queries and information. 


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