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Author Guidelines

1. Material submitted for publication should be in electronic form (preferably as a Microsoft Word document) and submitted as an attachment to
A short abstract should accompany articles.

2. The author’s name and institutional affiliation should appear at the end of the article, followed by the endnotes. Bibliographic details are not given in the notes but in a subsequent list of works cited.

3. The list of works cited is ordered alphabetically by author’s last name, and should follow the guidelines specified in the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (2009). The following are examples.

Signorelli, Amalia. Migrazioni e incontri etnografici. Palermo: Sellerio, 2006.

   Edited book:
Ackley, Katherine A., ed. Misogyny in Literature. An Essay Collection. New York & London: Garland Publishing, 1992.

Alaimo, Emma, ed. Ferdinando Di Giorgi. Lettere a Federico De Roberto. Catania: Fondazione Verga, 1985.

   Chapter or article in a collection of essays, conference papers or similar:
O’Connell, Daragh. “Degenerative Genre: Federico De Roberto and his Sicilian Legacy.” The Risorgimento of Federico De Roberto. Eds Julie Ashwood and Margherita Ganeri. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2009. 13−63.

   Article in academic journal:
Dewhirst, Catherine. “Historical Turns in the Historiography of Italians in Queensland.” Spunti e Ricerche 24 (2009): 133−153.


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