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Author Guidelines

Guidelines for Authors & Reviewers

Dialogue is a refereed and registered journal with ISSN 0974-5556. Editorial Advisory Board's decision on a typescript will be conveyed within two months from the date of receipt. Article not accepted for publication will be returned only if accompanied by a stamped self addressed envelope. Manuscripts of articles offered for publication should be about 5000 words and should be sent in hard copy as well as in soft copy to the undermentioned address, alongwith a certificate regarding the originality and the non-publication of the paper. They must conform to the latest M.L.A. style sheet (MLA Handbook, 7th ed.). They should be neatly typed in double space with a margin of atleast one and half inches on oneside of paper. The author's name and the institutional address should be mentioned on the title sheet of the article only. For reviews, we need two copies of the book-one for our reference and one for the reviewer.

 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
 

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