CFP (articles): Musicological Explorations [Univ. of Victoria Graduate Students Journal]
- CALL FOR PAPERS
The Musicology graduate students of the University of Victoria invite scholars to submit articles for the Spring 2011 Volume of
Musicological Explorations� mandate is to provide a forum for scholarly work in musicology and related arts. The Editorial Board
encourages graduate students and other scholars to submit previously unpublished articles on topics of musicology, performance practice,
ethnomusicology, music education, and interdisciplinary studies. Announcements of conferences, symposiums, and other musicological
activities in North America are also welcome.
Guidelines for Submissions:
Articles should be between 2000 and 6000 words, and may be submitted either electronically or by hardcopy. Mailed articles should be
typed, double-spaced, single-sided, and sent in triplicate on 81/2� x 11� paper with standard margins. Electronic submissions should be
formatted as a double spaced Microsoft Word document. A cover letter should accompany the submission. Submissions are reviewed
anonymously; therefore, the author�s name should appear only in the cover letter, which should also include the author�s e-mail address.
Musical examples or other illustrations may appear in the body of the paper or may follow as appendices. They must be well labeled. The
Editorial Board reserves the right to place these examples as publication layout requires, and to make other editorial suggestions.
Contributors are requested to refer to the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th ed., or to Kate L. Turabian�s A Manual for Writers of Term
Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 6th ed., for general matters of style and citation. Titles and foreign names should be italicized.
Papers should include both footnotes and a bibliography.
If accepted for publication, authors will be asked to submit their final draft in electronic format, preferably as a Word document.
Author should also be prepared to submit a short biography (50-80 words) and an abstract (250 words) for inclusion in the journal.
Authors are responsible for obtaining permission to reprint all copyrighted material.
Deadline for submission is Friday, January 15th, 2011.
Manuscripts should be addressed to:
Musicological Explorations, Managing Editor
School of Music, University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria, BC, Canada
email: mjournal at uvic.ca