Authors should submit one brief curriculum vitae and 6 copies of their manuscript with a one page summary of their essays. Articles should be typed double-spaced on one side of A4 paper of good quality and the length should be less than 6,000 words including notes but excluding works cited. The manuscripts should be proofed by native English speakers before submission.

Mark Twain Studieswelcomes essays in English on Mark Twain. As a rule, only members of The Japan Mark Twain Society may submit articles to Mark Twain Studies. Articles are restricted to unpublished work in English, but articles that have been published in languages other than English and papers that have been delivered at conferences are eligible when the fact is noted on the cover sheet.

Submissions, prepared according to The MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing(8th ed.), should be sent to

The Editorial Board of Mark Twain Studies
c/o ISHIHARA Tsuyoshi, 
Dept. of Comparative Literature and Culture, 
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 
The University of Tokyo, 
3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, 
Tokyo 153-8902, Japan

The author’s name, address, e-mail address and the title of the article, should accompany each manuscript.