Visual Arts Research
Manuscripts of approximately 4,500 words should be submitted electronically to the Visual Arts Research online manuscript submission system. This secure, personalized resource will allow you to track your manuscript through each step of the review and acceptance process. To begin, click on the link below to set up your personal account and upload your submission. Your transmitted material will be reviewed as soon as possible.
Submissions should follow the recommendations of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, 2010. Accompanying tables, figures, images, or illustrations should appear at the end of each manuscript, and must be submitted in accordance with APA guidelines.
All manuscripts are blind reviewed by members of the Visual Arts Research Editorial Board. Figures, images, or illustrations accompanying final accepted manuscripts must be submitted as separate electronic files, properly labeled, formatted as TIFF documents, 300 dpi, and sized in height and width dimensions approximate to how the writer wishes these materials to appear in the journal. Only high quality images or figures will be accepted. Images appearing in accepted manuscripts must comply with U.S. copyright laws. Writers will be asked to obtain permission for VAR to publish copyrighted photographs, illustrations, or images. Visual Arts Research will provide blank permission forms to authors, which must be returned prior to final acceptance.
William Sidney Mount and the Roots of Blackface Minstrelsy
Christopher J. Smith
A Viewer's History from the Civil War to the Great Depression
Cara A. Finnegan
Art from Amazonian Ecuador
Dorothea S. Whitten and Norman E. Whitten Jr.
Edited by Pradeep Dhillon
The Image of Native Americans in the Pictorial Press
John M. Coward
Asian Publics in North America
Edited by Elizabeth M. Delacruz
Black Public Art and Religion in Chicago
Kymberly N. Pinder
The Chicago Years
Allen Stuart Weller Edited by Robert G. La France and Henry Adams with Stephen P. Thomas
Twentieth-Century Postcard Art from Chicago to Cairo
John A. Jakle and Keith A. Sculle