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Philosophy of Graham Greene Studies

Graham Green Studies is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal and is published by the University of North Georgia Press at the University of North Georgia in association with the Graham Greene Birthplace Trust. GGS promotes Graham Greene scholarship by disseminating research on Graham Green that make an intellectual contribution to the the subject.

Who Can Submit?

University academics, independent researchers, and doctoral, post-graduate, undergraduate, and graduate students are invited to submit papers.

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General Submission Rules

Submitted articles cannot have been previously published, nor be forthcoming in an archival journal or book (print or electronic). Please note: "publication" in a working-paper series does not constitute prior publication. In addition, by submitting material to Graham Greene Studies, the author is stipulating that the material is not currently under review at another journal (electronic or print) and that he or she will not submit the material to another journal (electronic or print) until the completion of the editorial decision process at Graham Greene Studies. If you have concerns about the submission terms for Graham Greene Studies, please contact the editors.

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Formatting Requirements

Graham Greene Studies has no general rules about the formatting of articles upon initial submission. There are, however, rules governing the formatting of the final submission. See Final Manuscript Preparation Guidelines for details. Although bepress can provide limited technical support, it is ultimately the responsibility of the author to produce an electronic version of the article as a high-quality PDF (Adobe's Portable Document Format) file, or a Microsoft Word, WordPerfect or RTF file that can be converted to a PDF file.

It is understood that the current state of technology of Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF) is such that there are no, and can be no, guarantees that documents in PDF will work perfectly with all possible hardware and software configurations that readers may have.

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Rights for Authors and Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository

As further described in our submission agreement (the Submission Agreement), the author(s) retains all copyright in the article, but assigns GGS, the University of North Georgia Press, and the Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository non-exclusive distribution rights. If the author chooses, he or she may assign a Creative Commons 4.0 license to the work as well.

Attribution and Usage Policies

Reproduction, posting, transmission or other distribution or use of the article or any material therein, in any medium as permitted by a personal-use exemption or by written agreement of Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository, requires credit to Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository as copyright holder (e.g., Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository © 2017).

Personal-use Exceptions

The following uses are always permitted to the author(s) and do not require further permission from Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository provided the author does not alter the format or content of the articles, including the copyright notification:

  • Storage and back-up of the article on the author's computer(s) and digital media (e.g., diskettes, back-up servers, Zip disks, etc.), provided that the article stored on these computers and media is not readily accessible by persons other than the author(s);
  • Posting of the article on the author(s) personal website, provided that the website is non-commercial;
  • Posting of the article on the internet as part of a non-commercial open access institutional repository or other non-commercial open access publication site affiliated with the author(s)'s place of employment (e.g., a Phrenology professor at the University of Southern North Dakota can have her article appear in the University of Southern North Dakota's Department of Phrenology online publication series); and
  • Posting of the article on a non-commercial course website for a course being taught by the author at the university or college employing the author.

People seeking an exception, or who have questions about use, should contact the editors.

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General Terms and Conditions of Use

Users of the Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository website and/or software agree not to misuse the Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository service or software in any way.

Articles published in GGS through the University of North Georgia Press and the Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository are subject to copyright. Any reuse of the articles are subject to permissions from the author unless otherwise noted by a Creative Commons license.

Users of the Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository website and/or software agree not to misuse the Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository service or software in any way.

These policies and the Submission Agreement constitute the entire agreement between Nighthawks Open Institutional Repository and the Author(s) regarding submission of the Article.

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