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Synthesis: An Anglophone Journal of Comparative Literary Studies is an international and refereed electronic journal. The journal welcomes proposals for special issues that reflect its aims and scope and encourages general submissions of high quality appropriate to the aims of the journal. The official language of the journal is English.

1. Manuscript Submission

Synthesis considers original articles (6000-7000 words in length, inclusive of endnotes and citations), book reviews (1300-1500 words) and review essays (1800-2000). Submissions should be sent to the special issue editor(s) as attached files in Word or RTF format. A separate cover sheet should include the title of the article, the author’s full name and title, institutional affiliation, contact details (postal and electronic address) and a 60 word biographical note. The manuscript text file should start with the title of the article, followed by a 150 word abstract, a word count, and keywords (5-8) for indexing. The author’s name should not appear on the manuscript text file.

Please consult the guidelines for authors before submitting your manuscript.

Book Reviews, Review Essays and Books for Review should be sent to Maro Germanou, The Editor, School of Philosophy, Faculty of English Studies, Panepistimioupoli Zographou, Athens 157 84, Greece.

2. Permissions

Crediting the source of copyrighted material is not an acceptable substitute for obtaining formal written permission. It is the author’s responsibility to secure and cover rights and reproduction costs for copyright material, both written and visual. For illustrations, in a separate file, authors should specify format for captions, which acknowledge source and copyright, and provide a copy of the illustrations they wish to include in their article.

3. Copyright

Synthesis invites original papers and does not generally consider previously published work. In exceptional cases, the journal considers the publication of work that has appeared elsewhere, in their original form or in a revised version, provided that the author has secured copyright for this purpose.

Submissions must not be under review for any journal, edited collection, or conference proceedings. If the article, or a part of it, or any other version of it, has appeared or is scheduled to appear in another publication, the details of this publication must be made known to the editors at the time of submission. Before publication, the authors must complete and return to the editors the Synthesis copyright form. Contributors retain their right to republish their article or part of it in works written or edited by themselves under the condition that they acknowledge the original source of publication.

For all queries, please contact:
Maro Germanou, General editor
Synthesis Journal
Email: margerma[at]enl.uoa[dot]gr
URL: http://www.synthesis.enl.uoa.gr