About the LJCS

This Journal was founded in 1984 as the annual journal of the London Conference for Canadian Studies. It is a refereed journal that aims to reflect the diverse interests and increasing activities of Canadianists.

Editorial Board

Editorial Policy

  1. The journal is an interdisciplinary journal devoted to the study of Canadian Studies. It is published annually. All statements and opinions contained in the journal are the responsibility of the individual contributors.
  2. Only scholarly articles and research papers will be considered for publication in the journal. Book reviews and short research notes will not be considered.
  3. Manuscripts should be typed, double-spaced on A4 paper and accompanied by a Microsoft Word disc file. A cover page should contain only the title thereby facilitating anonymous reviewing by two independent assessors. An Abstract, not exceeding 150 words, should accompany the manuscript.
  4. The original and two copies of the article should be submitted.
  5. Ideally, essential notes should be numbered in the text and grouped together at the end of the article. Diagrams and figures, if they are considered essential, should be clearly related to the section of the text to which they refer. The original diagrams and figures should be submitted with the top copy.
  6. Ideally, references cited in the text should be set out in alphabetical order of the author's(s') name(s) in a list at the end of the article using the Harvard system (or equivalent, e.g., Name, Date, title, page number, etc.).
  7. Contributions and queries should be sent to the editor, Professor Itesh Sachdev, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H OXG, United Kingdom. Email: i.sachdev@soas.ac.uk