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Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations

Call for Papers

Canadian Centre for Epigraphic Documents (CCED) Journal


The CCED Journal is a peer-reviewed publication. Submissions may be in either English or French. 


Submitted work should be double-spaced throughout, and should be prepared in conformity with The Chicago Manual of Style. 16th Edition.

Endnotes are preferred over footnotes. Articles should be in Times New Roman 12 pt. font.

Submissions can take the form of notes or observations (1/2 - 3 pages) or short articles (4-8 pages, plus references) relating to epigraphic studies.


Epigraphic Studies includes: 

  • historical or philological aspects of inscriptions
  • art historical aspects of inscriptions and their surrounding decorative motifs
  • digital humanities or information/library studies approaches relating to inscriptions
  • numismatics and sigillography  

We especially welcome articles on inscriptions from the CCED online collection and editions of unpublished inscriptions. 

All content submitted to the Canadian Centre for Epigraphic Documents (CCED) Journal shall be licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Only License, the terms of which can be found at

This license allows for all submitted content to be used free of charge so long as proper attribution is given.

Journal Editors:

Editor-in-Chief Colin S. Clarke, MISt
Director, Canadian Centre for Epigraphic Documents


Robert Glushko
Professor and Associate Dean, Research
Scholarly Communications and Copyright Librarian
University of Toronto

Amir Harrak
Professor of Aramaic and Syriac 
Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations
University of Toronto

Amal E. Marogy, PhD.
Founding Director
Aradin Charitable Trust

István Perczel
Professor of Byzantine and Eastern Christian Studies
Department of Medieval Studies
Central European University

Copy Editor:

Vinwar Shorsh H. Mustafa
English Language and Literature
University of Koya