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Submission Information for Authors

Submission of Book Manuscripts

Please send initial submissions for consideration as Word documents to Evangeline Ray, Managing Editor at Only completed manuscripts will be considered. The submission should include: title page, abstract of about 100 words, table of contents, text, notes and references. All pages should be numbered, and text should be double-spaced with appropriate headers, in a common font such as Times New Roman. Minimum length for book manuscripts is 50,000 words (about 200 pages double-spaced on letter-size paper in Times New Roman 12 point). Notes should be numbered and appear at the end of each chapter. For complete instructions refer to:

Style and Formatting Guidelines

Manuscripts must be original and submitted exclusively to the IAD/CSP Book Series; we will not consider a manuscript that is under review elsewhere or that has been published previously in a similar form. We request the right of first refusal in writing before sending the manuscript out for review. The contributor shall be deemed to have granted exclusive license to publish to the IAD/CSP Book Series.

The author is responsible for understanding and following the principles that govern "fair use" of quotations and illustrations and for obtaining written permission to publish, where necessary. Accuracy in citations and references is also the author's responsibility.

View the IAD Submission Guidelines for more information.