The Rice Historical Review is now accepting submissions for short-form essay contributions. If you are interested in submitting, please ensure your essay adheres to the following guidelines:
Historically focused. Papers may be written for classes in departments other than History as long as they contain an argument that substantially analyzes historical evidence in support of its thesis. These departments include but are not limited to Sociology, Political Science, Religion.
500-1500 words in length
Double-spaced, 12 pt. font
End notes formatted according to the Chicago Manual of Style with a bibliography included
Please submit illustrations, data, and other figures as separate files
Submissions cannot be previously published anywhere in any version.
To submit a paper:
Email it as a .docx file attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org
Put the title of the paper in the subject
Put your preferred name, email address, the historical area of the piece (geographical and temporal), and the class you wrote the paper for (if applicable) in the body
We use a blind-review process to ensure scholarly integrity, so we ask that you remove your name from the file of the essay itself.
Email any questions or concerns you have to email@example.com!