CALL FOR PAPERS: Drexel Law Review Symposium on Law and South Asia

Call for Papers – Drexel Law Review Symposium on Law and South Asia:

drexelThe Drexel Law Review is pleased to announce a symposium issue focusing on law and policy in South Asia to be published during Spring/Summer 2010. We invite the submission of articles, essays, and book reviews on any topic related to law or public policy in one or more countries in South Asia, including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma/Myanmar, India, Iran, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sikkim, or Sri Lanka.

Submission guidelines:

  • There are no minimum or maximum length requirements for submission, but we encourage submissions ranging between 10-65 journal pages (between 3,000 and 20,000 words, including text and footnotes). We encourage authors to target the lengths of their submissions to this range.
  • Please include with your submission (1) a short cover letter explaining your interest in publishing in the symposium issue and the scholarly contribution that your article makes, and (2) a curriculum vitae.
  • Articles should be fully supported and citations should conform to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th ed.) (
  • We accept Adobe PDF or Microsoft Word submissions, but authors should be prepared to use Microsoft Word 2003 or 2007 during the editing process.

Submissions should be sent by email to [email protected], with the subject heading: 2010 Symposium Submission. In the email, please include your name, institutional affiliation, email address, postal address, and phone number.

Please direct any questions to the Symposium Editor at [email protected]

Submission deadline: Submissions will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis through December 31, 2009.

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Inquiries should be directed to the Symposium Editor at [email protected]