Get involved


Political Perspectives is always in search of new contributions. If you have a piece of work, an idea, or a proposal, then do not hesitate to get in touch with us through the form below. We receive contributions from postgraduate students, PhD researchers and early career academics, not limited to:

  • Full length articles of 6,000 to 10,000 words
  • Research notes, commentaries and shorter articles of 2,000 to 4,000 words
  • Academic blog posts and book/paper reviews of 1,000 to 1,500 words
  • Topical blogs of 500-1000 words in response to our call-outs. 

We also accept proposals for special issues and working paper series, as well as periodically advertising a call for papers. If you have a submission relevant to one of these please indicate it on the form.

Become a reviewer

The strength of Political Perspectives is in its reviewers. Our reviewers help to judge the quality of the work submitted to us and offer comments for improvement prior to publication. If you want to support us in achieving our diverse goals of ensuring high-calibre features while maintaining openness to original thought, then fill out our reviewer application form and we’ll be in touch! We seek experts in all areas of social science, but particularly in sub-disciplines of politics.

Submission guidelines and policies

Please download and read our submission guidelines and editorial policies before submitting to us.

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