Writer’s Guidelines

The Journal of International Security Affairs accepts original submissions on topics relating to foreign affairs and global security.

Prospective essays should be between 3,000 and 5,000 words, written in an engaging, analytical style. The number of footnotes/endnotes should be limited, and those that are included should comport with the Chicago Manual of Style.

All submissions should be addressed to the Editor, Ilan Berman, and submitted via either email to info@jinsa.org or postal mail to:

The Journal of International Security Affairs

1307 New York Avenue, NW

Suite 200

Washington, DC  20005

Please include a brief biographical sketch, together with all necessary contact information, with your article submission.

The Editorial review process typically takes between 4 and 6 weeks. Because of the volume of submissions received by The Journal, we regret that only materials accompanied by appropriate postage can be returned.

The Editor will review all submitted manuscripts, but assumes no responsibility regarding them.