CfP: Assembled 2019

A Quick Turnaround Call for Papers – Assembled 2019 issue

Published: June 24, 2019
Last updated: August 29, 2019

This is a good opportunity for authors for a quick turnaround of papers with October 2019 decisions and December 2019 publication.

Issue Editors

Angie Cox, Trident University International (Prime)

Miao Feng, NORC at the University of Chicago

Felipe Nunes, Antonio Meneghetti Faculdade, Brazil

Jason Coley, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy NY

Motivation and Scope

The 2019 Assembled issue is part of the special JVWR Assembled series – a place for various papers, on the topic of the journal, collected during the year and published, usually, once a year.

Submission Instructions

Authors are invited to submit original scholarly papers of 3000-5000 words including footnotes, references, and appendices. Interested authors should submit a full paper by the deadline indicated below. All submissions should be made via the JVWR publishing system – see for instructions. All submissions will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published online in Volume 12, Number 3 (2019) of the Journal.

Deadlines and Timetable

September 8, 2019: Authors submit full paper
September 1, 2019: Authors submit full paper
October 1, 2019: Editors final decision
November 1, 2019: Authors submit final revision
November 25, 2019: Camera-ready
December 2019: Publication

Possible topics include:

  • 3D fun
  • Mini robots
  • Social networks that change our mind
  • Artificial limbs
  • New forms of hardware
  • Augmented and mixed environments
  • Wearable
  • User-generated content
  • 3D printing
  • Visual data streaming
  • Immersive technologies
  • Shopping from home
  • Projections of the real
  • Wireless people
  • Portable friends
  • The Internet of Things
  • Virtual currencies
  • E-readers
  • And more

See past Assembled issues

Assembled 2018 (2)

Further Information

The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research ( is an online, open access academic journal that engages a wide spectrum of scholarship and welcomes contributions from the various disciplines and approaches that intersect with virtual worlds research. Virtual worlds ignite a continuously evolving area of study that spans multiple disciplines and the JVWR editorial team looks forward to engaging a wide range of creative and scholarly research.

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