JNT is multi-genre, multi-period, multi-national. Current submissions should address the intersection of narrative, history, ideology, and/or culture, all broadly defined.
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- The submission must be between 25 and 35 pages, double-spaced with one-inch margins, and no less than 6,500 words;
- The journal does not accept any manuscripts submitted simultaneously to other publication venues;
- Omit any reference to the author(s) in the document to ensure blind review;
- Articles submitted for consideration should be formatted according to the JNT style guide. If accepted for publication, articles must follow JNT's Style Guide, and author(s) are responsible for making the appropriate changes to the document in that respect upon acceptance;
- Keep endnotes to a minimum, incorporating information into the main text wherever possible;
- No multiple submissions by the same author at the same time;
- Authors are responsible for copyright permissions and fees for illustrations and/or extracts. High-resolution files or glossy prints of images will be necessary upon acceptance.
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Sex and the Storyworld:
Narrativizing Desirability in the Early Films of Fred Astaire
48.1 (Winter 2018)
Rahul K Gairola and Ashna Ali
Ambivalence and Security in the Anglo-American Empire:
A Critical Dialogue with Professor Homi K. Bhabha
47.1 (Winter 2017)
Human Rights Poetry: On Ferida Durakovic’s
Heart of Darkness
44.3 (Fall 2014)