Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies from the Asian Institute at Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto is inviting submissions for its monthly online publication for the academic year of 2015-2016. The Journal seeks to publish the world’s premier undergraduate work pertaining to the study of contemporary Asia, specifically on the current political, societal, and/or economic developments in the Asia region. Submissions are open to all individuals within the scholarly community around the world, with preference given to rigorous undergraduate submissions.
Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studiesis a pilot undergraduate academic journal with a regional focus on East, Southeast, and South Asia founded by the Contemporary Asian Studies Student Union at the Asian Institute of University of Toronto. The goal of the journal is to stimulate and generate vibrant academic discussions on the current political, societal, and/or economic developments in the region. The journal will consist mainly of submissions of Academic Articles, Book Reviews, and Original Photography that centres on Asia’s rising prominence and economic growth in the recent decade. Academic Articles, Book Reviews, and Original Photography will be published online throughout the year and then compiled into a print publication at the end of each academic year.
Type of Accepted Submission
Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies accepts academic scholarly contributions in the following categories:
- Academic Articles should present moderate original academic research. The accepted language of the academic article is English.
- Book Reviews should be insightful and critical reviews of recently published academic works within the Synergy‘s accepted academic framework (refer to Synergy Journal goal and vision above).
- Original Photography should present original photography work from the individual photographer.
Please send submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org as attachments in MS Word format for written submissions (Academic Articles or Book Reviews) or JPEG format for Original Photography, with all identifying information such as contributor(s) names and institutional affiliation(s) removed from the document for the purposes of anonymous review by editors. Please ensure that you have attached a signed copy of the Statement of Originality (available on our website) to your submission. The submission is accepted on a rolling basis for the monthly publication. For the month of September 2015, submissions for the October 2015 issue will be accepted until October 9th 2015.
For more information on detailed requirements, style guide, and submission process, please visit http://utcassu.com/call-for-submissions/. If you have any questions towards submission, please send them to email@example.com with the subject line “Synergy Submission Inquiries”.
We look forward to receiving your submission.
Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies
Deadline: Open/ Rollling