The Sociologist Submission Guidelines

The Sociologist is an open-access publication supported by the District of Columbia Sociological Society (DCSS) and George Mason University’s Department of Sociology and Anthropology that aims to offer a magazine of public sociology to a general audience. Contributors are encouraged to consider current events/issues/research in the Washington, D.C. area through a sociological lens and write for a wide readership.

Submissions should be:

    • related to sociology and the DC area
    • punchy and jargon-free
    • a maximum 4 pages single spaced (no minimum requirement)
    • formatted in ASA style
    • accompanied by at least 2 visuals with proper citations

Please send any questions/concerns and submissions to