InTensions: Food for Thought: Food, Embodiment, and Knowledge | Issue 9.0, Spring 2018

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Guidelines and Procedures for submitting Reviews and Interviews

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InTensions welcomes reviews of art exhibits, books, films, performances and interviews with artists whose work touches on the themes of the journal: the theatricality of power, corporealities of structural violence, and sensory regimes. We do not accept simultaneous submissions or previously published materials.

The following guidelines for authors apply:
  1. Reviews should not exceed 500 words and interviews should be approximately 1000 words including notes and references
  2. Images, which are highly encouraged, should be in jpeg or tiff format. These can be embedded in the main document or attached as separate documents. The author will assume responsibility for the authorized use of any images included.
  3. Documents should be submitted in Microsoft World only
  4. Documents must be for a standard 8.5"x11" page size, use a 12 pt font, and include 1" margins, page numbers.
  5. Endnotes rather than footnotes are requested.
  6. Submissions should be double-spaced. Captions, quotes, and references should be single spaced.
  7. The accuracy and completeness of the references is the responsibility of the author.
  8. For reviews:

    • - Include full name of author(s), affiliation, mailing and email address, telephone & fax numbers
    • - Full book or film reference or exhibit/performance information
  9. For interviews:

    • - It is suggested interviews begin with a 100-200 word blurb on the scholar/artist and/or their recent work
    • - Include interview title and full name of interviewee
    • - Include full name of interviewer, affiliation, mailing and email address, telephone & fax numbers
  10. For all other guidelines, the style used should comply with APA Version 6 (see Purdue Online Writing Lab)

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Alternative form of submission:

Dr. Alberto Guevara & Elysée Nouvet
Managing Editors
InTensions Journal
Department of Theatre
York University
email: or

(Include Intensions in the subject line)

Following Submission:
  1. All materials submitted will be acknowledged upon receipt
  2. Comments along with the editorial decision will be sent to the author within two months
  3. No review or interview will be published until InTensions receives a signed publication agreement. This will be discussed with the author(s) upon acceptance of their work.

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