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Focus and Scope

The Middle Atlantic Review of Latin American Studies is an interdisciplinary, peer reviewed, open access online journal focusing on the dissemination of scholarly work about Latin America and the Caribbean. The editors also welcome submissions focusing on relations among Latin American and Caribbean countries and with other states and regions of the world. MARLAS publishes research findings aimed at a multidisciplinary audience and invites submissions based on rigorous analysis from a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives. The journal publishes scholarly articles, essays, research notes, book reviews, and periodic special issues examining specific topics in Latin American studies. MARLAS accepts submissions in English, Spanish and Portuguese. The Editorial Board asks prospective authors to examine carefully the guidelines for submissions. Previously published as Latin American Essays, a printed journal, since 1988, MARLAS represents a continuation of a 30-year tradition of high-quality scholarly contributions to the field of Latin American studies. MARLAS is a publication of the Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies (MACLAS). For inquiries, please contact middleatlanticreviewlas@gmail.com

Middle Atlantic Review of Latin American Studies es una revista académica en línea, revisada por pares, interdisciplinar y de acceso libre dedicada a la difusión de estudios sobre América Latina y el Caribe. Los editores también consideran trabajos que tratan de las relaciones entre los países de América Latina y el Caribe con otras naciones y regiones del mundo. MARLAS se dirige a un público multidisciplinar y acepta trabajos que contienen un análisis riguroso y con una variedad de perspectivas teóricas y metodológicas. La revista publica artículos científicos, ensayos, notas de investigación, reseñas de libros y, periódicamente, cuadernos especiales que examinan temas específicos en estudios latinoamericanos. MARLAS publica en inglés, español y portugués. El Consejo Editorial pide a los autores para examinar cuidadosamente las directrices para la presentación de trabajos. Publicada previamente, desde 1988, como Latin American Essays, una revista impresa, MARLAS mantiene y sigue una tradición de 30 años de contribuciones académicas de alta calidad en el campo de los estudios latinoamericanos. MARLAS es una publicación del Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies (MACLAS). Para consultas, por favor póngase en contacto con middleatlanticreviewlas@gmail.com

Middle Atlantic Review of Latin American Studies é uma revista acadêmica on-line, revisada por pares, interdisciplinar e de acesso livre dedicada `a divulgação de estudos sobre a América Latina e o Caribe. Os editores também consideram trabalhos sobre as relações entre os países da América Latina e do Caribe com outras nações e regiões do mundo. MARLAS se dirige a um público multidisciplinar e aceita trabalhos que contenham análises rigorosas e com uma variedade de perspectivas teóricas e metodológicas. MARLAS publica artigos científicos, ensaios, notas de pesquisa, resenhas de livros e, periodicamente, edições especiais examinando temas específicos dos estudos latino-americanos. MARLAS aceita submissões em Inglês, Espanhol e Português. O Conselho Editorial solicita aos autores que examinem cuidadosamente as diretrizes para submissões. Publicada anteriormente, desde 1988, como Latin American Essays, uma revista impressa, MARLAS mantém e dá seguimento a uma tradição de 30 anos de contribuições de alta qualidade acadêmica no campo de estudos latino-americanos. MARLAS é uma publicação do Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies (MACLAS). Para consultas, por favor entre em contato com: middleatlanticreviewlas@gmail.com

 

FROM LATIN AMERICAN ESSAYS TO MARLAS

Published by the Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies, MARLAS represents a continuation of a 30-year tradition of high-quality scholarly contributions to the field of Latin American studies. MARLAS' predecessor, Latin American Essays, a printed and interdisciplinary journal, was published annually until 2014. We invite you to explore the journal's archive here:  

Latin American Essays, a MACLAS publication



Publication Frequency

The journal is published online twice a year. Upon decision of the Editorial Board, accepted articles may be considered for "online first" posting.

Special collections of articles are welcomed and will be published as part of the normal issue, but also within a separate collection page.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Authors of articles published remain the copyright holders and grant third parties the right to use, reproduce, and share the article according to the Creative Commons license agreement.


Archiving Policy

The journal’s publisher, Ubiquity Press, focuses on making content discoverable and accessible through indexing services. Content is also archived around the world to ensure long-term availability.

Ubiquity Press journals are indexed by the following services:

CrossRef, JISC KB+, SHERPA RoMEO, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), and Google Scholar. In addition, all journals are available for harvesting via OAI-PMH.

To ensure permanency of all publications, this journal also utilises CLOCKSS, and LOCKSS archiving systems to create permanent archives for the purposes of preservation and restoration.

If the journal is not indexed by your preferred service, please let us know by emailing support@ubiquitypress.com or alternatively by making an indexing request directly with the service.


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