Arab Studies Journal is a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary research publication in the field of Arab and Middle East studies. Submissions are evaluated on their scholarly probity not on their theses.
Arab Studies Journal is published by the Arab Studies Institute (ASI) and is housed in the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University. The contents of the Journal do not necessarily represent the opinions the Arab Studies Institute, Georgetown University, the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, the Editorial Review Board, or the editors.
Research articles submitted to the Journal should be eight- to ten-thousand words, including endnotes. All submissions must include the author’s name, institutional affiliation, and email address. Submissions may be sent by email or online (see below). The Journal conforms to the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition. Please see our Submissions Section submission instructions, including formatting and style requirements. Guidelines and deadlines for advertising are also available upon request.
Submissions, letters to the editor, and donations should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org to Arab Studies Journal, Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University, ICC 241, Washington, DC 20057, USA. The editors of Arab Studies Journal reserve final editorial authority.
Editorial Review Board
Lila Abu-Lughod, As‘ad AbuKhalil, Nadje al-Ali, Sinan Antoon, Walter Armbrust, Rochelle Davis, Ellen Fleischmann, William Granara, Lisa Hajjar, Rema Hammami, Michael Hudson, Wilson Chacko Jacob, Toby Jones, Zachary Lockman, Timothy Mitchell, Kirsten Scheid, Judith Tucker, Robert Vitalis
Please see our Submissions Page for submission instructions, transliteration notes, and complete submission style requirements. All submissions must include the author's name, institutional affiliation, address, telephone number, and email address.
The Journal conforms to the Chicago Manual of Style. Transliteration follows a modified International Journal of Middle East Studies system. The editors of the Arab Studies Journal reserve final editorial authority.
Guidelines and deadlines for submission and advertising are available upon request.
Review copies and donations should be sent to:
Arab Studies Journal
CCAS, ICC 148,
Washington, DC 20057
Co-Editors: Ziad Abu-Rish and Owain Lawson
Founding Editor: Bassam Haddad
Senior Editors: Charles Anderson, Dina Ramadan, Sherene Seikaly
Associate Editor: Chris Toensing
Assistant Editors: Zachary Cuyler, Taylor Moore, Vicki Valosik, Murat Yildiz, Amy Fallas
Book Review Managing Editors: Charles Anderson, Elizabeth Williams
Book Review Editors: Naira Antoun, Samuel Dolbee, Muriam Haleh Davis, Aaron Jakes, Matthew MacLean, Amir Moosavi, Ahmad Shokr
Business Manager: Kylie Broderick
Research and Development Manager: Musa Hamideh
Website Editor Maddie Vagadori
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Former Editors: Bassam Haddad; Sherene Seikaly & Nadya Sbaiti; Sherene Seikaly.