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Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
  • 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).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines

Submissions are strictly refereed. Contributions must be in English.

Prospective authors should submit an unsigned, double-spaced electronic copy of the manuscript.

Text and notes should be in a 12-point font. Romantik adheres to the most recent Chicago Manual of Style. However, also consult the style guide available at the website ( – it contains a convenient list of stylistic instructions that are specific to Romantik. Manuscripts, in their final form, neither published nor intended for publication elsewhere, should be prepared in accordance with these instructions.

For book reviews, guidelines are available at the website indicated above.

All correspondence regarding submissions should be addressed to the Main Editorial Contact: 

Dr. Robert W. Rix, Department of English, Germanic and Romance Studies, Copenhagen University, Njalsgade 128, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark. E-mail:

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