Philosophy of The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal

For more information, please see The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal Aims and Scope page.

Who Can Submit?

Seneca Falls Dialogues participants are invited to submit essay versions of their dialogues to be considered for publication in The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal provided they own the copyright to the work being submitted, or is authorized by the copyright owner(s)to submit the article. Authors are the initial owners of the copyrights to their works (an exception in the non-academic world to this might exist if the authors have, as a condition of employment, agreed to transfer copyright to their employer)..

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General Submission Rules

Submitted articles cannot have been previously published, nor be forthcoming in an archival journal or book (print or electronic).By submitting material to The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal, the author is stipulating that the material is not currently under review at another journal (electronic or print) and that he or she will not submit the material to another journal (electronic or print) until the completion of the editorial decision process at The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal. You may contact the Journal editors if you have questions/concerns about the submission terms for The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal.

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Formatting Requirements

Manuscripts should follow MLA style specifications and should not exceed 6,000 words. Each submission should include the following contact information: author(s) name(s), institutions, telephone number(s), and email address(es) for all authors, and work address for the corresponding author. Submissions should be uploaded to The Seneca Falls Dialogues Journal Submit Article page.

Final formatting requirements will be communicated to authors whose work is accepted for publication.

Although bepress can provide limited technical support, it is ultimately the responsibility of the author to produce an electronic version of the article as a high-quality PDF (Adobe's Portable Document Format) file, or a Microsoft Word, WordPerfect or RTF file that can be converted to a PDF file. It is understood that the current state of technology of Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF) is such that there are no, and can be no, guarantees that documents in PDF will work perfectly with all possible hardware and software configurations that readers may have.

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Rights for Authors and Fisher Digital Publications

As further described in our submission agreement (the Submission Agreement), when you submit, you retain all ownership rights to your work. You are granting Fisher Digital Publications the right to post the work online via Fisher Digital Publications and to preserve your work. Your work will be discoverable via Google and other search engines.

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General Terms and Conditions of Use

Users of the Fisher Digital Publications website and/or software agree not to misuse the Fisher Digital Publications service or software in any way.

The failure of Fisher Digital Publications to exercise or enforce any right or provision in the policies or the Submission Agreement does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any term of the Submission Agreement or these policies is found to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Submission Agreement and these policies remain in full force and effect. These policies and the Submission Agreement constitute the entire agreement between Fisher Digital Publications and the Author(s) regarding submission of the Article.

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