Research Articles/Book Reviews for December 2021 Issue of Literary Oracle

deadline for submissions: 
October 31, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Berhampur University,Odisha, India



The last date for submission of paper : 31st October 2021

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Literary Oracle (ISSN: 2348-4772)is a biannual, double-blind and peer-reviewed interdisciplinary international journal of scholarly publications in the fields of arts, aesthetics, culture and literature.It is a Journal of the Department of English Berhampur University published in collaboration with AuthorsPress NewDelhi and intends to bring out one general and one special number in a year. The anonymity of the articles and essays will be strictly maintained for peer reviewing and the selection for publication will be made purely on the basis of the experts’ comments.

Book Reviews: Fiction, Non-fiction and Poetry are solicited and will be accepted with a copy of the book reviewed addressed to the editor.

Literary Oracle accepts only original research papers pertaining to literature, language and culture, Book Reviews and original interviews with noted literary and social personalities twice a year; March 31st for the May issue and October 31st for the December Issue.

No charges are levied for Publication. Pdf version of the journal will be sent to each contributor and will also be available on the journal website.

Annual Subscription of the journal is 1200 INR ($ 50) and will entitle the subscribers to TWO issues of the journal (print) of that year.


Format for final submission of articles:

All contributors should strictly follow the guidelines in the latest edition of MLA Handbook while formatting their articles. The contributors are requested to include the following while formatting their submissions:

1. Full Title of the paper in Times New Roman font, size 14, Bold.[Name of the author/s and affiliation should not written in the Research Paper/Book Review

2. Name and affiliation of the author/s, title of the paper, along with a declaration that the work is original and that the author will be solely responsible for any controversy arising thereof. That the submission has not been made to any other journal simultaneously [SEPARATE WORD FILE]

3. An abstract of the article in about 200 words with 4/5 keywords along with the Research Paper

4. The Body of the Research article should be neatly structured with an introduction and a conclusion. The conclusion should summarize the findings and the thesis proposed in the article.

5. The type and font in the main body of the article should be in Times New Roman, size 12, justified and Single line spaced.Similarity indexshould not exceed 10% 

6. Research Articles  should ideally be written within 2500-4000 words (excluding references and works cited). Research articles/papers must contain Works Cited at the end of the article. No footnotes please.

and Book Reviews should be written in at least 1500 words.

7. Quotations in languages other than English should be translated and provided at the end of the article as notes.

8. Articles with grammatical errors will be liable for rejection.


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The last date for submission of paper : 31st October 2021