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16.02.2017

Journal of the Institute: Call for Submissions

The Journal of the Institute of Conservation publishes peer-reviewed Full Articles and Shorter Notices detailing innovative research and practice focused on the preservation of cultural heritage in all its forms

This year heralds another new phase for the Journal with production set at three issues per year, marking a 50% increase in content and reflecting Taylor & Francis' continuing support through a significant increase in the page budget. Furthermore, June's issue will be a slightly larger special 40th Anniversary issue on The Future of Conservation which promises a wide range of articles and opinion pieces elaborated around what changes and potential trajectories might affect the profession.

We are accepting submissions for publication in the forthcoming October 2017 and 2018 issues on a rolling basis and suggested themes might include (but not exclusively):

· advances in collection care, display and archiving 

· advances in interventive treatments 

· advocacy and ethics 

· critical approaches to conservation

. digital preservation in all its forms

· new understandings of decay 

· participatory and collaborative processes 

· professional and ethical issues 

· remedial or preventive conservation 

· technical studies of objects and conservation material


Book Reviews are also warmly welcomed.

Sample the Journal: http://tandfonline.com/toc/rcon20/current

If you would like to discuss potential articles please contact the Editor, Dr Jonathan Kemp via email: journal@icon.org.uk

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