For the Web Edition:
The International Affairs Review is currently accepting article submissions for the website. Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis.
To be considered for the website, articles must:
- Be written by current or recent graduate students with coursework relevant to international affairs.
- Address a current and ongoing international affairs-related policy debate.
- Take a clearly-articulated position on the treated issue and conclude with the formulation of plausible policy recommendations.
- Be approximately 800 words in length. MAXIMUM 1,000 words.
- Include a short biographical statement about the author and the author's full contact information.
- Be single-spaced and in .doc or .docx format.
- Use Chicago style endnotes.
For more information about International Affairs Review Web site submission guidelines, please refer to the following documents:
IAR Editorial Process
IAR Style Guide for Writers
IAR Website Commonly Used Phrases and Words
Please email all submissions for the website to firstname.lastname@example.org. All submissions must be sent in .doc/.docx format. Please label all emails appropriately.
Please note: submitted articles will become property of the International Affairs Review, which accepts no responsibility for lost or damaged materials.
For the Journal:
The International Affairs Review print journal accepts submissions on a rolling basis, but there is a set deadline each semester. If we receive your submission after the semester's deadline your paper will be considered for the following semester.
Guidelines for publication:
- Authors must be graduate students or recently graduated.
- Papers must relate to International Affairs.
- Papers must not have been previously published elsewhere. While simultaneous submission is discouraged, if an author's paper is accepted elsewhere, the author must notify IAR to remove it from consideration.
- Papers should be between 15 and 20 pages, double-spaced at 12 point font, and properly documented according to Chicago Manual of Style guidelines (with complete citation in endnotes - see website for examples).
- Preference is given to papers concerning timely global or regional issues with policy recommendations.
Submissions should be emailed to email@example.com and include:
- The paper (.doc or .docx)
- A short biography of the author (preferably in .doc or .docx)
- An abstract of no more than 250 words (preferably in .doc or .docx)