Submission Guidelines

  • Articles should contain content that is both original and unpublished.
  • Articles should be submitted in Microsoft Word format (.doc or .docx).
  • Submissions which are contemporary in nature are generally accepted. But writings on older topics with new perspectives and ideas are also welcome.
  • We encourage the use of hyperlinks as opposed to footnotes. However, if your article contains sources that cannot be linked, please use any uniform method of Citation. Use of endnotes is advised.
  • The category of submission and their length are as follows:-
    1. Short Article: 800 – 1200 words
    2. Long Article: 1500 – 2000 words 
  • We don’t publish articles lengthier than the above word limits. However, this range is merely recommendatory in nature and the Editorial Board may accept submissions which do not fall within the said word limit at their own discretion.
  • Subject to the discretion of the editorial team, posts in significant excess of the prescribed word limit may be published as a multiple part series, depending on the length of such submissions.
  • The authors are expected to ensure that the text of the submission is in Times New Roman, Justified Text-alignment, and the size of the font is 12 with line spacing of 1.5. In case, endnotes are present in the submission, the same shall be in Times New Roman, font size 10 and line spacing of 1.0.
  • Formatting: Please use British English.
  • The Editorial Board reserves the rights to accept and reject the submissions at any stage of review. The Editorial Board will endeavor to complete the review process from the date of acknowledgement of the article as soon as possible. The Editorial Board shall try its best to provide a personalized review to all the authors for their submissions, in case of rejection, but is not bound to do so.
  • If you would like to contribute to the blog, we’d be thrilled to receive your submission! Please email it to Editorial.TheSocialChronicle@gmail.com, and include in the subject line your blog title and your name. If you would like your blog piece to include a photo and a short biography, please include this information in your submission email.