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  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
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  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
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Author Guidelines

Nordic Theatre Studies comes out twice a year. It is for scholars writing on all aspects of Nordic and Baltic theatre, and for Nordic and Baltic theatre scholars writing on any aspect of theatre.

The journal uses peer review with an external board of referees. Nordic Theatre Studies is published by Föreningen Nordiska Teaterforskare (Association of Nordic Theatre Scholars).

Furthermore, the editors invite contributions on themes deemed pertinent an international discourse about the Nordic and Baltic region. There is also an open section for articles on other aspects of theatre research.

Manuscripts should be submitted in English. Contributions to Nordic Theatre Studies should be submitted as an attachment (Word) to an e-mail. The length of the article should be 5 000 – 6 000 words.

Editorial rules are available from the Editor in Chief and will be sent to all authors whose articles are to be published.

The editors reserve the right to reject any manuscript, whether it is a commissioned piece of work or a spontaneously submitted contribution.

A manuscript sent to Nordic Theatre Studies must not be submitted to another publication at the same time. Nordic Theatre Studies does not publish translations of articles published elsewhere.

Article submissions should be sent to the Editor in Chief, Martynas Petrikas,

Books for review should be sent to Ulla Kallenbach,

Articles thematic section

In this section we publish peer reviewed articles, which are connected to the theme of the issue

Articles open section

In this section we publish peer reviewed articles, which are not connected to the theme of the issue.

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