Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Slovo is an interdisciplinary academic journal of Russian, Eastern European, and Central Asian affairs.

The journal is published online biannually. It is edited and managed by postgraduate students at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London.  

Peer reviewers aid the Editorial Board to determine the suitability of submitted works.

We consider contributions in an array of fields, including but not limited to, political science, international relations, anthropology, history, sociology and culture.

 

Section Policies

Editorials

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Poetry

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Interviews

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Film Reviews

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Translations

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

A minimum of two peer reviers are assigned to each article.

The process of assigning peer reviers and final decisions being taken with each article are set by the Editorial Board.

Final decisions about book and film reviews are taken by the respective Book and Film Review Editors.

Other forms of submissions that fall outside of the conventional are considered by the Executive Editor.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.