Submission Guidelines for Framework: The Journal of Cinema and Media

Prior Publication

Articles are accepted with the understanding that their content is unpublished and is not proffered for publication elsewhere.

If any part of the article has been, or is about to be, published elsewhere, the author must notify the editor upon submission.

The authors must have permission to use any copyrighted materials quoted in their article.

Unsolicited Texts

Unsolicited articles should not exceed 10,000 words, including endnotes and references.

Include coversheet with your name, institution, correspondence address, and email.

Include a 150-word abstract and a 50-word autobiography.

Include your last name and the full title of your essay in SUBJECT heading of your email.

Acknowledgement is given upon receipt.


All manuscripts should be submitted via email attachment to Drake Stutesman, Framework’s Editor.


All articles considered for publication will be refereed anonymously.

Writing Style

Writing should be clear and the essay should read as an informed and engaging article that examines its subject in depth. There should be little academic jargon or repetition of phrases and all arguments should be incorporated smoothly.