Philosophy of Penn Review of Philosophy

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Who Can Submit?

Anyone may submit an original article to be considered for publication in Penn Review of Philosophy provided he or she owns the copyright to the work being submitted or is authorized by the copyright owner or owners to submit the article. Authors are the initial owners of the copyrights to their works (an exception in the non-academic world to this might exist if the authors have, as a condition of employment, agreed to transfer copyright to their employer).

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General Submission Rules

We accept class papers, thesis papers, interviews, and critical reviews from any philosophical tradition or perspective. Submitted articles cannot have been previously published, nor be forthcoming in an archival journal or book (print or electronic). If you have concerns about the submission terms for Penn Review of Philosophy, please contact the editors.

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Formatting Requirements

Please include a cover page for all submissions with the following information: name, email, college/university name, class year, and major. Any identifying information (such as those listed before) should be on the cover page only, as PRP utilizes a blind-review process. Submissions can be anywhere from 5-50 pages in length and should be in single spaced, size 12 Times New Roman font. See Final Manuscript Preparation Guidelines for details.

To submit, email your submission as an attachment to pennreviewofphil@gmail.com. Please be sure to follow the guidelines above, as we will be unable to consider your submission if the blind-review process is not respected.

We do not assume copyright over your work once it is accepted for publication. However, we do reserve a non-exclusive right to distribute. Please reach out to pennreviewofphil@gmail.com with any questions on this, or any policy on this page.

It is understood that the current state of technology of Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF) is such that there are no, and can be no, guarantees that documents in PDF will work perfectly with all possible hardware and software configurations that readers may have.

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