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Book Review and Interview Submission. If you are interested in writing a book review or an interview for The Yale Philosophy Review, please email the editors with a proposed book (published within the last twelve months) or interviewee. Final publication of book reviews and interviews is at the discretion of the Editors.

Essay Submission. Papers can be any length. All submissions should be double-spaced and in Chicago format. Papers must be the original work of the author, with all sources and references properly cited.

While we do not take previously published papers, we do accept simultaneous submissions, with the expectation that we will be informed immediately if the paper is being published elsewhere.

Please include a cover page with the following information: Name, University or College, Major or Degree, Year of expected graduation, Email, Phone number, and Address. Do not include any personal information on the paper itself. Please include a short (500 word max.) abstract at the beginning of your paper. Finally, to help us with the review process, please indicate whether the paper falls into one or more of the following categories: (1) Metaphysics + Epistemology, (2) Ethics, (3) History of Philosophy, (4) Mind, Language, Logic, or Philosophy of Science, (5) Continental, or (6) Other.

Deadline Information. All submissions for the 2015 issue must be received via e-mail by February 1st, 2015. 

By Email:
Please send your submission as a Microsoft Word attachment (.doc) to

Please include the word "submission" and the year in the subject line of your e-mail. 

Questions? Email the Editors-in-Chief at