Blog Submission Guidelines

OMER is currently looking to re-launch its blog feature! The Editors are accepting shorter pieces/analyses on topics related to the Middle East and North Africa region for consideration for the OMER blog. Get creative! We enjoy reading poetry, first-person accounts, political analyses, historical case studies, and more!

Blog Submission Guidelines:

Please submit your work in a Word (or similar processing) file format. We do not have minimum word counts for the blog; try not to exceed 2,000 words. Please include the following in your submissions.

  • Name
  • E-mail address
  • Institutional affiliation/Occupation
  • Footnote referencing and full bibliography (if applicable). Chicago Manual of Style preferred.

Send submissions to, and questions to