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Journal of Romance Studies

Interdisciplinary Research in French, Hispanic, Italian and Portuguese Cultures

Information for Authors

Manuscript Submission

Please review the submission and style guidelines carefully before submitting.

Authors should submit articles as word attachments by e-mail, formatted as Microsoft Word or Rich Text Format files, along with complete contact information to General Editors Catherine Davies at and Dominic Glynn at Electronic submissions are preferred, but mailed contributions will be reviewed.

Editorial correspondence should be addressed to:
Catherine Davies and Dominic Glynn, General Editors
Journal of Romance Studies
Institute of Modern Languages Research
School of Advanced Study, University of London
Senate House, Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
United Kingdom
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Please also supply an abstract for your article (100 to 150 words) together with a number of keywords for online use. You should at the same time submit a brief biographical note for the List of Contributors. You should also send a note of your contact details (including e-mail and mailing address) up to the planned date of publication. This is essential to ensure that we can get proofs to you for quick checking. If your plans change significantly and you are likely to be away, please inform the editors as soon as possible. On acceptance of your article, you will be sent an Assignment of Copyright form to sign and return. Proofs should be corrected and returned within one week of receipt. Major alterations to the text cannot be accepted at proof stage.

Please refer to the Berghahn journal contributors' page for general information and guidelines regarding topics such as article usage and permissions for Berghahn journal article authors.

Ethics Statement

Authors published in Journal of Romance Studies (JRS) certify that their works are original and their own. The editors certify that all materials, with the possible exception of editorial introductions, book reviews, and some types of commentary, have been subjected to double-blind peer review by qualified scholars in the field. While every effort is made by the publishers and the editorial board to see that no inaccurate or misleading data, opinions, or statements appear in this journal, they wish to make it clear that the data and opinions appearing in the articles herein are the sole responsibility of the contributor concerned. For a more detailed explanation concerning these qualifications and responsibilities, please see the complete JRS Ethics Statement.

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