Submission Guideline of The Creative Launcher

 Submission Guidelines

We accept original theoretical or research articles, book reviews, interviews, poems as electronic submissions via e-mail as attached documents (Microsoft Word only). All manuscripts must be in Font -Times New RomanSize: 12, Line spacing: Single spaced and submitted only as MS Word 2007/ 2010. All manuscripts should strictly follow the MLA 7th Edition Style of Citation book. The documents must include name and affiliation details in the body of your submission. Submission must be in single attachment. Submission e-mail must include the statement claiming that you have read the submission guidelines, you agree to the policy of the journal and that the submission is original and does not contain plagiarized material.

Format of the Research Article (s):
Authors are requested to follow the MLA 7th Edition style while preparing the articles. Authors are also requested to include the following in the format of their articles:
1. Full title with subtitle,(if any), Times New Roman font, size 14, bold (not all capital letters)
2. Name and affiliation of the author/s.
3. An abstract of the article of about 150-200 words along with 4-5 Keywords.
4. Authors should note that the main body of the text should be prepared in such a way that no formatting is needed afterwards. Heading, sub headings and illustrations should be well incorporated within the main body of the article. Times New Roman font, size 12 and justified.
5. The word-limit for Research paper is 5000 words inclusive of Abstract and Works Cited.
6. All portions of the articles should be single-line spaced.
7. Author should be careful regarding grammatical and typographical errors.
8. All essays submitted must be in English for review.
9. Plagiarism report of the Research paper duly checked in plagiarism software like viper, Turn it in etc.

Note: Do not decorate your submission with lines, borders, special characters etc., which may lead to rejection.

Important note about inclusion and Exclusion of the submission

Inclusion Criteria 

  • Research reported in English language
  • Poems/ Short stories/ interview in English language 
  • Studies using qualitative methods of analysis
  • Original and Unpublished first hand qualitative studies
  • Studies involving secondary qualitative analysis of qualitative data
  • Research formatted in MLA (7th Edition) Style sheet
  • Research within the scope of the journal only
  • Articles that contribute significant findings in the field of reserch

Exclusion Criteria

  • Non English language
  • Already published Papers, abstracts, Poems, inteviews & poems 
  • Lexical studies that analyse natural language data presented as quantitative results
  • Article without a research method & methodologies
  • Qualitative studies using questionnaires or other methods that do not involve direct contact or observation of participants
  • Any study where text / data not analysed i.e. uninterpreted data
  • Any review (systematic, narrative, qualitative)
  • Commentary articles, written to convey opinion or stimulate research /discussion, with no research component.