Ruminations: The Andrean Journal of Literature
St. Andrew’s College English Department Annual Research Publication
Publishing continually since – 2011
‘Ruminations: The Andrean Journal of Literature’ is a peer-reviewed national research journal. Initiated by Department of English of St. Andrew’s College under the guidance of Dr. Marie Fernandes. Each issue of the journal includes research articles, critical perspectives and informed discussions on a specific theme of literature. It encourages and publishes the contribution of research articles from the scholars of the different part of the country. The objective of the journal is to communicate the recent developments in the contemporary literature as well as to cover historical perspectives of the literature. It offers an informed and critical perspective on the several topics of literature.
- Dr. Marie Fernandes – Prinicpal and Head, Department of English, St. Andrew’s College, Mumbai
- Dr. Shireen Vakil – Former Head, Department of English, Sophia College
- Dr. Jayashree Palit – Associate Professor, Department of English, Maniben Nanavati Women’s College, SNDT
- Prof. Susan Lobo – Associate Professor, Department of English
- St. Andrew’s College,
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Submission of Manuscript
All correspondence regarding manuscript submission should be addressed to the ‘Chief Editor, Principal, St. Andrew’s College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Bandra (W). All articles should be original and unpublished. Contributors must provide their designation, institute affiliation and complete mailing address on their paper. Author/s should submit plagiarism check report with the manuscript to the editor. The corresponding author will receive a link for the copyright declaration form once a contribution is accepted for publication. The submission will be considered as final once the author/s submits the copyright form.
Basic Formatting of the Manuscript
All articles should be submitted using only Times New Roman in Microsoft word format and text of the article should be in font size 12, with headings in font size 14 in bold. Subheadings should be made bold in font size 12. Line spacing must be 1.5 in the text and margin must be one inch throughout. The word limit for the article should not be more than 3000, all articles must accompanied by an abstract of 250 words and up to six keywords. All illustrations, diagrams and tables are to be referred to as “Figures” and numbered according to their sequence in the text. Source for figures and tables should be mentioned wherever applicable. All acronyms and abbreviations should be explained in full the first time they appear in text.
All the references for social science must be in APA (6 th edition) style of references. All the references for language and literature must be in MLA style of references.