Journal of Asians in the Americas

Instructions for Submission

Article Submission

To submit your article click on the link below.  Fill in the form and submit your article.  Articles should be between 12-20 pages using Times New Roman 12 pt. font with footnotes and a Works Cited Page.

Your article will then be sent to a reviewer. You will be notified by email once it has been sent. You can anticipate a 30 day turn around time once the article has been sent to the reviewer.

The reviewer will be asked to critique the article and to determine one of the following categories:  "Accept as is," "Accept with revisions," or "Reject."  In the case of an "Accept with revisions" you will have 30 days to make the changes and resubmit or to withdraw your article.  In either case this should be completed by emailing Dr. Debbie Lee-DiStefano at and attaching the revised article. Members of the Editorial Board will determine if the article has satisfactorily incorporated the suggested revisions.

Creative Submission

We highly emcourage the submission of creative works.  To submit your creative piece click on the link below and upload your submission.  We accept poetry, essays and short stories.  Unfortunately, we can not accept color photos at this time. 

The Editorial Board will determine together which pieces to include. You will be notified within 30 days of submission if your submission will be included.

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