Guidelines for Submission to Rootes Review


We are anxious to publish more of your articles and pictures in the RootesReview and on our website.
We need your help to make this process as smooth as possible for us.

Submissions are due the 20th of each month

Submit to Editor@TEAE.org

  • Electronic submissions are preferred.  Send articles in Microsoft  Word, plain text format, or Adobe (.doc, .docx, .txt, .pdf files).
  • Pictures and other graphics must be sent separately as .jpg, .jpeg,  .png format.  Include a list of captions for each picture. Names of people, etc. (images included in Word or PDF documents do not reproduce well in the publication, either on line or in print.

If you are unable to meet these guidelines, please use our form to contact the editor to make accommodations.

General information about article length based on the redesign of 2018

It is best to plan on about 750 words per printed page.  That allows room for article title, pictures, captions and sub headings.

  • 860 full page, no title, no headings, no pictures
  • line length in 2 columns is 56 characters (including spaces) or about 9 words

Then MINUS

  • 80 words for a single article line title and byline
  • 100 words for (1) 1/2 width picture
  • 162 words for (1) 1/2 width picture with caption
  • 38 words for (1) 2/7 column picture
  • 50 words for (1) 2/7 column picture with caption
  • 14 words for a single line subheading

Updated 7/20/2018