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Submission Rules

In order to submit your article please follow the submission rules and fill out the forms:

  1. Submissions must be written in Portuguese, Spanish or English.

  2. ​The blog prioritizes pieces that haven’t been published elsewhere.

  3. Brazil/Latin America-related international law topics are highly encouraged.

  4. Submissions by early-career scholars and Master's/PhD students are most welcome.

  5. Pieces by undergraduate students will only be considered for publication if co-authored with a more senior academic or practitioner.

  6. Types of contributions:

    • Individual blog article on any issue relating to International Law.

    • Feature symposium (4-5 authors) discussing different perspectives on the same International Law issue.

    • Individual review on a book or creative work with a primary or exclusive focus on International Law.

    • Review symposium (4-5 reviewers) on a book or creative work with a primary or exclusive focus on International Law, often with an introductory or final piece by the author of the work under review.

  7.  Style guidelines:

    • Author's bio: up to 25 words 

    • Word limit: 1,500 words

    • Font: any font is acceptable

    • Spacing and paragraph format: single spaced with a single line return between paragraphs and no indentation

    • Headings: if you choose to divide your piece into  sections use only one level of heading. They should be in bold.

    • Citations: should be kept to a minimum and indicated in parentheses immediately after the propositions or quotations that they support (footnotes are not allowed).

    • Hyperlinks: we allow and encourage authors to insert embedded hyperlinks to relevant supporting materials and legal texts, in addition to or preferably instead of citations.

  8.  The author must attach the article's file in the Forms below (.docx format).

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