Guidelines for Announcements

Character
Short announcements of conferences, courses, imminent publications, or any item deemed worthy of inclusion
Selection
Announcements are moderated by the editors.
Maximum length
500 words. This includes all text.
Page 0
The first page, which should be numbered 0, should contain the following information, which should not be included in other pages:
  • Descriptive title of the item
  • Names and affiliations of all authors
  • Name and address for correspondence
Structure
The announcement should contain the following:
  • Essential details of the event/item (e.g. location, date, content)
  • Brief description of the event/item
  • If appropriate, contact details for the event/item
Headings
Headings should not be used in announcements.
References
References should not be included in announcements.
Footnotes
Footnotes should not be included in announcements.
Acknowledgements
Acknowledgements should not be included in announcements.
Appendices
Appendices should not be included in announcements.
Font
All text should be in Times New Roman, 12 point normal.
Spacing
All submissions should be single spaced.
Paragraphs
Paragraphs should not be indented. Leave one blank line between each paragraph.
Emphasis
Use italics to indicate emphasis. Do not underline text.
Tables
Tables should not be included in announcements.
Figures
Figures should not be included in announcements.
Address for correspondence
The address for correspondence supplied in the email which accompanied the submission will be taken as the address for correspondence to be appended to the published item. If a different address for correspondence is required for the published item, this must be specified in the email.