Article Submissions

Article Submission Guidelines and Process

File Format and Naming

  • Upload your manuscript as a single Microsoft Word file on the journal's website.
  • Make sure to include your surname in the file name for easy identification.
  • Please refrain from submitting PDF files.

Submission Process

  • This directs your submission or any questions to Dr. Little, our submission coordinator.

Manuscript Specifications

  • Manuscripts typically range from 5000 to 7500 words, including notes and Works Cited.
  • Ensure double-spacing and use a 12-point Times New Roman font for readability.
  • Note that the editing process may result in revisions that extend the length of your essay.

Citation Style and Documentation

  • SiPC is indexed in the MLA International Bibliography, so MLA documentation is required.
  • Authors are responsible for obtaining all necessary copyright permissions before submitting their material.

Peer Review Process

  • SiPC utilizes a blind peer review process to ensure fairness and quality.
  • The editor reserves the right to make stylistic changes to accepted manuscripts for consistency and clarity.