Margins : A Journal of Literature and Culture

A UGC CARE Listed journal

ISSN : 2250-0731 

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Margins, an international peer-reviewed journal, is published annually by the Department of English, Gauhati University. It offers a space for the exploration of the marginal in its theoretical implications and in literature and culture through four kinds of writings: 

Submissions should use the MLA Handbook (8th Edition) style for referencing (using endnotes–as few as possible and Works Cited). In the case of citations from poems and plays line numbers must be provided. All borrowed material should be duly credited. The journal will not be responsible for consequences resulting from plagiarism of any kind. 

Contributors are requested not to use the automatic Insert option for references and notes but insert them manually. All submissions conforming to these requirements should be sent as an email attachment in MSWord to or Simultaneous submissions are not welcome. There will be a preliminary screening by the editorial team after which papers will be sent to external reviewers. Following the review process, authors will have two weeks to make their corrections and resend the completed pieces. 

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