Submission Guidelines

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Issue Six

Article Abstract Deadline: 15th December 2023

Final Article Deadline: 15th March 2024


Review Proposal Deadline: 15th March 2024

Final Review Deadline: 12th August 2024

The editorial team is seeking submissions for Aspectus Issue Six to be published in October 2024. Aspectus is an annual, peer-reviewed journal of visual studies developed by the History of Art Department at the University of York. 

We welcome submissions of new research by past and present PhD researchers working on visual culture at the University of York in the department of History of Art. We are also seeking proposals for book and exhibition reviews of upcoming significant publications and exhibitions in the fields of art history and art theory. Current MA students (and alumni) from the University of York engaged in visual culture are also welcome to submit proposals for the reviews section.

The editorial team welcomes scholarly articles that relate to any period of art history, conservation, and museum studies. We encourage prospective authors from a variety of methodological and interdisciplinary approaches to the study of art and visual culture.