Call for Papers for the Annuals of the Next Generation Journal

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Center for African American Research and Policy
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Annuals of the Next Generation is a refereed, scholarly journal that seeks to provide a venue to showcase the next generation of African American scholars by publishing the research of
graduate students. This publication will highlight research from multiple disciplines and areas,and allow these young scholars to present their work to an international audience. A manuscript
submitted to Annuals of the Next Generation should be a Microsoft Word file. Manuscripts should be formatted into a 8 ½ x 11 document with one inch margins, should be Times New
Roman 12 point typeface, and should not be more than 40 double-spaced pages (including references). The submission should conform to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) (5th edition). The title page should contain the article name,authors' names and complete affiliations, and the address for manuscript correspondence(including e-mail address, telephone, and fax numbers). A descriptive abstract of no more than 100 double-spaced words should be included in the manuscript.

Manuscripts will be acknowledged by the Editor upon receipt. After an internal editorial review, manuscripts will be forwarded anonymously to at least two external reviewers. The review process will take anywhere from 6 weeks to 3 months. Once the manuscript has been reviewed, the author(s) will be notified about the status of the manuscript. Every effort should be made by the author(s) to remove any identifying markers from the manuscript. Manuscripts accepted for publication are subject to copyediting. Manuscript submission indicates the author's commitment to publish in Annuals of the Next Generation and to give the journal first publication rights. No manuscript known to be under consideration by another journal will be reviewed. It is a condition of publication that author(s) vest copyright of their manuscripts, including abstracts, to Center for African American Research and Policy (CAARP).

February 1st and June 1st are the annual submission deadlines. All submissions should be submitted to the online submission system at ( If you have any questions, please contact Antonio Daniels, Editor of The Annuals of the Next Generation, via email at