Submission Guidelines

Submissions must made via email and should be:

  • In electronic format and referenced with a list of cited works at the end if applicable. We can publish most referencing styles including Harvard and Chicago. If you have any questions about referencing, please contact us
  • If you are submitting text, please do so in a Word Document so we are able to anonymise for reviewing.
  • Previously published work and work being considered for publication will not be accepted.
  • If you intend to submit audio or visual material, please send us an email detailing the proposed format for your submission so we can see how best to facilitate 
  • We are prepared to be flexible with word counts but we would expect academic articles to be between 4000 and 7000 words and critical commentaries around 2000 words. *The third edition will require academic articles to be a maximum of 2000 words.

Please include the following with your submission:

  • A short (50 words max) biography of yourself
  • An abstract for the piece of between 100 and 250 words

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