The International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA)

The International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA) publishes bi-annually, peer reviewed articles on the urban design and planning, architecture and landscape architecture of the historic Islamic world, encompassing the Middle East and parts of Africa and Asia, but also the more recent geographies of Islam in its global dimensions. IJIA seeks manuscripts in the following categories:

Design in Theory – DiT manuscripts focus on the history, theory and critical analyses of architecture, urban planning and design and landscape architecture. Essays submitted should be a minimum of 5,000 words but not more than 8,000 words.

Design in Practice – DiP manuscripts focus on the practice of architecture, planning and landscape design. It is preferential that DiP papers focus on contextual and/or conceptual issues, analysis or critique of proposals or built projects. Submissions may also include interviews or practitioner reflections or lessons learned.

Manuscripts should range from 2,000 to 3,000 words.

IJIA also accepts reviews of books, media and exhibitions.

For those are interested in writing book/media/exhibition reviews for IJIA , please submit your CV and your areas of expertise and interest and the books/media/exhibition you wish to review to Nancy Um, the Reviews Editor ( nancyum@binghamton.edu ) for consideration. The length of the reviews should generally not exceed 1000 words for one book review essay and no more than 1800 words for an essay that reviews multiple books.For information and for guidelines on submission please visit the IJIA website: www.intellectbooks.com/ijiaEmail the editors at ijia@intellectbooks.com for any additional questions or information.