While we are always looking for people to send us news or write bits and bobs for gd.ie (hint) there is also the following for more serious academics and writers. It seems to be news so maybe worth a look
Journal of Games Criticism (JGC) is seeking submissions from game designers, academics, bloggers, journalists, and developers for its June 2014 issue. JGC accepts articles, book reviews, experimental game reviews, and letters to the editor.
This issue’s submission deadline is April 19, 2014 and will be published on June 22, 2014. Submissions guidelines are available at http://gamescriticism.org/submissions/ and submission templates are available at http://gamescriticism.org/templates/.
Questions or submissions can be directed to email@example.com.