Posted on July 5, 2007


Kaleidoscope is a peer-reviewed on-line scholarly journal, which publishes articles, notes, discussions and reviews with a particular focus on inter-disciplinary studies. The journal publishes in English bi-annually, in September and April. Submissions are encouraged from postgraduate students and post-doctoral scholars from the arts and humanities and the natural and social sciences. The editors welcome full length articles, review essays, shorter reviews, and discussions of contemporary issues relevant to the development of interdisciplinary studies and methodologies.

Kaleidoscope is affiliated to Durham University’s Institute of Advanced Studies. The Institute publishes a new theme for study each year, and submissions are particularly encouraged relating to the theme. This year’s theme is the life and work of Charles Darwin; the theme for the academic year 2007-2008 will be ‘Modelling’.

Manuscripts should be sent as email attachments in RTF or MS Word format to i.j.kidd@durham.ac.uk. Articles are usually between 7,000 and 10,000 words but shorter notes, as well as longer pieces, are also accepted (the intended format of the piece, note or article, should be stated. Submissions must be accompanied by a short abstract. All direct and indirect references to the author in the manuscript should be removed. Please consult the latest issue and The Chicao Manual of Style for citation format: http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/home.html.