Call For Papers 2013

Submissions for the 2012 publication of The Amphora Issue of MHJ are now being finalised. So now is the time to start thinking ahead to next year …

If you have presented a paper and are looking to have it published, The Amphora Issue is the perfect place. The Amphora Issue is a publication for research in Ancient World Studies by Australian and Aotearoa/New Zealand postgraduate and early career researchers. As a regular issue of the Melbourne Historical Journal (MHJ), The Amphora Issue is a peer-reviewed journal that is open to new approaches and aims to present original research to a wide and responsive readership.

Journal articles should be between 5000-8000 words and constitute an original piece of research. All articles submitted will undergo the review process according to the standard prescribed by the Department of Education, Science and Training HERDC. Manuscripts should not be under review or scheduled for publication by any other journal, and should be substantially different from other published work. The collective asks that all manuscripts conform to our style guide.

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