Submission Guidelines

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Volume 16 will focus on philosophical questions tied to animals.

For those unfamiliar with past issues, Questions features short articles, discussions, drawings, critiques, poetry, and other writings by philosophy students of all ages. The journal is published annually by the Philosophy Documentation Center. It is our goal to engage children in advanced philosophical thinking through related and common works of art.   All our issues include unsolicited submissions from educators and students, as well as the prize-winning essays from PLATO contests.  As part of our anonymous review selection, we consider all submissions for correctness, accuracy and quality of thought for the writer’s age.  Questions is always accepting submissions to feature in our next issue.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Questions is looking for a variety of content written by a various age groups in order to document different phases of philosophical inquiry.  Questions accepts the following forms of content:

  • Short Articles
  • Discussions
  • Drawings
  • Critiques
  • Poetry
  • Lesson Plans
  • Children’s Classroom Experiences/ Reactions to Philosophy
  • Book reviews
  • Other Thought Provoking Ideas

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

  1. While we are always accepting submissions, the deadline for each issue is April 30th.
  2. Send all submissions to: questionsjournal@gmail.com.
  3. Written submissions should be sent in Word or Rich Text File formats (.doc/.docx or .rtf).
  4. Please cite and format scholarly articles according to the guidelines in the Chicago Manual of Style; use end notes rather than footnotes.
  5. Send images, whether photographs, drawings, paintings, etc., as uncompressed image files with at least a 300 dpi resolution.
  6. If you are a publisher and would like to send us a book to review, please mail the book to the address on our Contact Us page.

*NOTE: Submissions are now closed for issue 16 (anticipated publication date of Fall 2016) but revisit this site in the near future for the next call for submissions.