CLAAS JOURNAL

CLAAS JOURNAL IS AN ONLINE PUBLICATION WHERE CANADIAN LATIN-AMERICANISTS CAN PUBLISH THEIR RESEARCH FOR A PUBLIC AUDIENCE. THERE ARE THREE TYPES OF SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED:

Abstracts/news releases: Consisting of short abstracts for upcoming publications and/or presentations and are used to promote the author’s work. We encourage the submission of press releases (i.e. short summaries about present/future projects) with accompanying photos to share with the society’s social networks. Word limit: 500. template here

Fieldnotes: Consisting of personal experiences from field schools or excavations. Tell us what you were up to out there. Word limit: 500-1,000. template here

Articles: Consisting of scholarly research typical of academic journals. Students are highly encouraged to revise term papers for submission. Word limit: 1,000-5,500. template here

Please note that we are not a peer-reviewed journal. Revision is cursory for simple grammar or spelling mistakes to streamline publication. Authors must proofread their submissions and use the supplied template for submissions. Articles that do not follow these requirements will be rejected without notification to authors. 

CLAAS Journal uses SAA format citations. For more information refer to the citation guide found here. In-text citations are (Author-Date).